Bruce Lambert

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Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Face and politeness in pharmacist-physician interaction
    B L Lambert
    University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Soc Sci Med 43:1189-98. 1996
  2. doi request reprint Listen carefully: the risk of error in spoken medication orders
    Bruce L Lambert
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, United States
    Soc Sci Med 70:1599-608. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Diabetes risk associated with use of olanzapine, quetiapine, and risperidone in veterans health administration patients with schizophrenia
    Bruce L Lambert
    Department of Pharmacy Administration, College of Pharmacy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:672-81. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Designing safe drug names
    Bruce L Lambert
    Department of Pharmacy Administration, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Drug Saf 28:495-512. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Antipsychotic exposure and type 2 diabetes among patients with schizophrenia: a matched case-control study of California Medicaid claims
    Bruce L Lambert
    Department of Pharmacy Administration, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL 60612 7231, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 14:417-25. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Association between antipsychotic treatment and hyperlipidemia among California Medicaid patients with schizophrenia
    Bruce L Lambert
    Department of Pharmacy Administration, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612 7231, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 25:12-8. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint A system for multiattribute drug product comparison
    Bruce L Lambert
    Department of Pharmacy Administration, Department of Pharmacy Practice, University of Illinois at Chicago, 833 S Wood Street M C 871, Chicago, Illinois 60612 7231, USA
    J Med Syst 28:31-56. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of frequency and similarity neighborhoods on pharmacists' visual perception of drug names
    Bruce L Lambert
    Department of Pharmacy Administration, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612 7231, USA
    Soc Sci Med 57:1939-55. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Immediate free recall of drug names: effects of similarity and availability
    Bruce L Lambert
    Departments of Pharmacy Administration and Pharmacy Practice, University of Illinois at Chicago, 833 South Wood Street M C 871, Chicago, IL 60612 7231, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 60:156-68. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of orthographic and phonological similarity on false recognition of drug names
    B L Lambert
    Department of Pharmacy Administration, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612 7231, USA
    Soc Sci Med 52:1843-57. 2001

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Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Face and politeness in pharmacist-physician interaction
    B L Lambert
    University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Soc Sci Med 43:1189-98. 1996
    ..Regardless of other factors, recommendations were made more politely than reports. Implications for pharmacists' professional roles and identities are discussed...
  2. doi request reprint Listen carefully: the risk of error in spoken medication orders
    Bruce L Lambert
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, United States
    Soc Sci Med 70:1599-608. 2010
    ..We conclude that the ability of clinicians and lay people to identify spoken drug names is influenced by signal-to-noise ratio, subjective familiarity, prescribing frequency, and the similarity neighborhoods of drug names...
  3. ncbi request reprint Diabetes risk associated with use of olanzapine, quetiapine, and risperidone in veterans health administration patients with schizophrenia
    Bruce L Lambert
    Department of Pharmacy Administration, College of Pharmacy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:672-81. 2006
    ..Prescribers should be mindful of diabetes risks when treating patients with schizophrenia...
  4. ncbi request reprint Designing safe drug names
    Bruce L Lambert
    Department of Pharmacy Administration, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Drug Saf 28:495-512. 2005
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Antipsychotic exposure and type 2 diabetes among patients with schizophrenia: a matched case-control study of California Medicaid claims
    Bruce L Lambert
    Department of Pharmacy Administration, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL 60612 7231, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 14:417-25. 2005
    ..To examine the risk of developing type 2 diabetes mellitus among people with schizophrenia exposed to atypical antipsychotics (clozapine, olanzapine, quetiapine, risperidone) compared to those exposed to conventional antipsychotics...
  6. ncbi request reprint Association between antipsychotic treatment and hyperlipidemia among California Medicaid patients with schizophrenia
    Bruce L Lambert
    Department of Pharmacy Administration, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612 7231, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 25:12-8. 2005
    ..To examine the risk of hyperlipidemia among people with schizophrenia exposed to new antipsychotics (clozapine, olanzapine, quetiapine, risperidone) compared with those exposed to older generation antipsychotics...
  7. ncbi request reprint A system for multiattribute drug product comparison
    Bruce L Lambert
    Department of Pharmacy Administration, Department of Pharmacy Practice, University of Illinois at Chicago, 833 S Wood Street M C 871, Chicago, Illinois 60612 7231, USA
    J Med Syst 28:31-56. 2004
    ..6% of the variance in observed mean similarity ratings. Automated, multiattribute drug product searching may improve the effectiveness and efficiency of preapproval screening processes and thereby prevent medication errors...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effects of frequency and similarity neighborhoods on pharmacists' visual perception of drug names
    Bruce L Lambert
    Department of Pharmacy Administration, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612 7231, USA
    Soc Sci Med 57:1939-55. 2003
    ..Organizations that coin and evaluate drug names, as well as hospitals, pharmacies, and health systems, should consider these characteristics when assessing visually confusing names...
  9. ncbi request reprint Immediate free recall of drug names: effects of similarity and availability
    Bruce L Lambert
    Departments of Pharmacy Administration and Pharmacy Practice, University of Illinois at Chicago, 833 South Wood Street M C 871, Chicago, IL 60612 7231, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 60:156-68. 2003
    ..The effects of similarity, familiarity, and frequency on short-term memory of drug names vary as a function of task and stimulus characteristics...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of orthographic and phonological similarity on false recognition of drug names
    B L Lambert
    Department of Pharmacy Administration, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612 7231, USA
    Soc Sci Med 52:1843-57. 2001
    ..Similarity is easily and cheaply measured, and therefore, steps should be taken to monitor and reduce similarity as a means of reducing the likelihood of drug name confusions...
  11. ncbi request reprint Arthritis care: comparison of physicians' and patients' views
    B L Lambert
    Department of Pharmacy Administration, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 30:100-10. 2000
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  12. ncbi request reprint Similarity as a risk factor in drug-name confusion errors: the look-alike (orthographic) and sound-alike (phonetic) model
    B L Lambert
    Department of Pharmacy Administration, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Med Care 37:1214-25. 1999
    ..The rate of name-confusion errors might be reduced if new and confusing names were not allowed on the market and if safeguards could be put in place to avoid confusion between existing names...
  13. ncbi request reprint Predicting look-alike and sound-alike medication errors
    B L Lambert
    Department of Pharmacy Administration, University of Illinois at Chicago 60612 7231, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 54:1161-71. 1997
    ..Automated measures of similarities between medication names can form the basis of highly accurate, sensitive, and specific tests of the potential for errors with look-alike and sound-alike medication names...
  14. doi request reprint Analysis of computer alerts suggesting oral medication use during computerized order entry of i.v. medications
    William Galanter
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 67:1101-5. 2010
    ..Compliance with computer alerts suggesting oral medication use during computerized order entry of i.v. medications was analyzed...
  15. doi request reprint Effects of clinical decision support on venous thromboembolism risk assessment, prophylaxis, and prevention at a university teaching hospital
    William L Galanter
    College of Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine, and University of Illinois Hospital Information Services, University of Illinois at Chicago, 833 S Wood Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 67:1265-73. 2010
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  16. ncbi request reprint Frequency estimates from prescription drug datasets (revision of #04-11-066A)
    Swu Jane Lin
    Department of Pharmacy Administration, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 15:512-20. 2006
    ..These differences are likely to create ambiguity and contradictions in the scientific literature, but they are not well understood...
  17. pmc Usability of FDA-approved medication guides
    Michael S Wolf
    Health Literacy and Learning Program, Division of General Internal Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:1714-20. 2012
    ..Little is known about the effectiveness of this information to adequately inform patients on safe use...
  18. doi request reprint Hospital policies and practices on prevention and treatment of infections caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Yoojung Yang
    Center for Pharmacoeconomic Research, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 67:1017-24. 2010
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  19. doi request reprint Descriptive analysis of primary package labels from commercially available prescription solid oral dosage form drugs
    Todd E Chermak
    Department of Pharmacy Administration, College of Pharmacy, University of Illinois, Chicago 60612 7231, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 49:399-406. 2009
    ..To describe formats used by manufacturers to display drug names on primary package labels for prescription solid oral dosage forms...
  20. ncbi request reprint Pain and depression in caregivers affected their perception of pain in stroke patients
    Shih Ying Hung
    Department of Social and Administrative Sciences in Pharmacy, University of Wisconsin at Madison, College of Pharmacy, Madison, WI 53705 2222, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:963-70. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to determine if caregiver depressive symptoms and/or pain systematically affected patient-proxy agreement on patient HRQL after stroke...

Research Grants5

  1. Auditory Perception of Drug Names: Neighborhood Effects
    Bruce Lambert; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  2. Tools for Optimizing Prescribing, Monitoring and Education
    Bruce Lambert; Fiscal Year: 2007
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