Affiliation: University of Utah
- Cost minimization analysis of different growth hormone pen devices based on time-and-motion simulationsNancy A Nickman
Pharmacotherapy Outcomes Research Center, University of Utah, 421 Wakara Way Suite 208, Salt Lake City, Utah 84108, USA
BMC Nurs 9:6. 2010..Therefore, the present study utilized multi-dimensional product analysis to assess potential time involvement, required weekly administration steps, and utilization costs relative to daily rhGH administration...
- Socioeconomic factors influencing the failure to measure the blood pressure of children during clinical examinationsJaewhan Kim
Division of Public Health, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 13:767-73. 2011..While examiners place many children at risk for hypertension in the measured pool, they also place many at-risk children in the unmeasured pool for economic and social reasons...
- Assessment of Association of Increased Heart Rates to Cardiovascular Events among Healthy Subjects in the United States: Analysis of a Primary Care Electronic Medical Records DatabaseCarl V Asche
Department of Pharmacotherapy, University of Utah College of Pharmacy, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
ISRN Cardiol 2011:924343. 2011..7 bpm). A Cox regression model indicated that an increase in HR by 5 bpm was associated with a 1% increase in CV event risk. Conclusions. Elevated HRs are associated with an increased likelihood of CV events among "healthy subjects"...
- Use of clinical simulation centers in health professions schools for patient-centered researchNancy A Nickman
Department of Pharmacotherapy, College of Pharmacy, University of Utah, 30 South 2000 East, Room 258, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 5820, USA
Simul Healthc 5:295-302. 2010..Professional practice assessment research performed in clinical simulation centers is a research method that also creates opportunity for multidisciplinary investigator collaboration...
- Presence of central nervous system, cardiovascular and overall co-morbidity burden in patients with overactive bladder disorder in a real-world settingCarl V Asche
University of Utah College of Pharmacy, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
BJU Int 109:572-80. 2012..To determine the proportion of patients with overactive bladder (OAB) potentially at risk for adverse events by assessing their pre-existing central nervous system (CNS), cardiovascular (CV) and other co-morbidities...
- Prevalence of high-risk cardiovascular conditions and the status of hypertension management among hypertensive adults 65 years and older in the United States: analysis of a primary care electronic medical records databaseJoseph E Biskupiak
Department of Pharmacotherapy, University of Utah College of Pharmacy, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 12:935-44. 2010..Despite aggressive antihypertensive treatment, elderly patients are less likely to achieve BP goals...
- The impact of mental illness on the risk of employment terminationRichard E Nelson
Division of Epidemiology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA
J Ment Health Policy Econ 14:39-52. 2011..However, little is known about the impact of mental illness on an individual's ability to maintain employment...