Richard E Nelson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Utah
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of mental illness on the risk of employment termination
    Richard E Nelson
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 14:39-52. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Using multiple sources of data for surveillance of postoperative venous thromboembolism among surgical patients treated in Department of Veterans Affairs hospitals, 2005-2010
    Richard E Nelson
    Veterans Affairs Salt Lake City Health Care System, USA University of Utah Department of Internal Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA Electronic address
    Thromb Res 135:636-42. 2015
  3. doi request reprint Health care-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections increases the risk of postdischarge mortality
    Richard E Nelson
    IDEAS Center, Veterans Affairs Salt Lake City Health System, Salt Lake City, UT Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT Electronic address
    Am J Infect Control 43:38-43. 2015
  4. doi request reprint The effect of Medicare Part D on health care utilization for non-elderly Medicare recipients with disabilities
    Richard E Nelson
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, UT, USA Electronic address
    Disabil Health J 7:64-9. 2014
  5. doi request reprint A comparison of individualized treatment guided by VeriStrat with standard of care treatment strategies in patients receiving second-line treatment for advanced non-small cell lung cancer: A cost-utility analysis
    Richard E Nelson
    VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, UT, United States University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, United States Electronic address
    Lung Cancer 82:461-8. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Comparing adherence to two different HIV antiretroviral regimens: an instrumental variable analysis
    Richard E Nelson
    George E Whalen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 500 Foothill Drive, GRECC 182, Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:160-7. 2013
  7. doi request reprint The effect of increased travel reimbursement rates on health care utilization in the VA
    Richard E Nelson
    Veterans Affairs Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, Utah 84148, USA
    J Rural Health 28:192-201. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Factors associated with screening or treatment initiation among male United States veterans at risk for osteoporosis fracture
    Richard E Nelson
    George E Wahlen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Bone 50:983-8. 2012
  9. pmc Predictors of oral bisphosphonate prescriptions in post-menopausal women with osteoporosis in a real-world setting in the USA
    C Asche
    University of Utah College of Pharmacy, Salt Lake, UT, USA
    Osteoporos Int 21:1427-36. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Testing the Fetal Origins Hypothesis in a developing country: evidence from the 1918 Influenza Pandemic
    Richard E Nelson
    Pharmacotherapy Outcomes Research Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    Health Econ 19:1181-92. 2010

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint The impact of mental illness on the risk of employment termination
    Richard 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...
  2. doi request reprint Using multiple sources of data for surveillance of postoperative venous thromboembolism among surgical patients treated in Department of Veterans Affairs hospitals, 2005-2010
    Richard E Nelson
    Veterans Affairs Salt Lake City Health Care System, USA University of Utah Department of Internal Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA Electronic address
    Thromb Res 135:636-42. 2015
    ..We used a novel approach to quantify postoperative VTE events among Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) surgical patients during 2005-2010...
  3. doi request reprint Health care-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections increases the risk of postdischarge mortality
    Richard E Nelson
    IDEAS Center, Veterans Affairs Salt Lake City Health System, Salt Lake City, UT Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT Electronic address
    Am J Infect Control 43:38-43. 2015
    ..The purpose of this study was to quantify the effect of MRSA health care-acquired infections (HAIs) on mortality after hospital discharge...
  4. doi request reprint The effect of Medicare Part D on health care utilization for non-elderly Medicare recipients with disabilities
    Richard E Nelson
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, UT, USA Electronic address
    Disabil Health J 7:64-9. 2014
    ..The effect of Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage on non-elderly beneficiaries, most of whom have disabilities, has not been fully explored...
  5. doi request reprint A comparison of individualized treatment guided by VeriStrat with standard of care treatment strategies in patients receiving second-line treatment for advanced non-small cell lung cancer: A cost-utility analysis
    Richard E Nelson
    VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, UT, United States University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, United States Electronic address
    Lung Cancer 82:461-8. 2013
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  6. doi request reprint Comparing adherence to two different HIV antiretroviral regimens: an instrumental variable analysis
    Richard E Nelson
    George E Whalen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 500 Foothill Drive, GRECC 182, Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:160-7. 2013
    ..1 % of NNRTI patients. In multivariable analysis, starting a PI regimen was significantly associated with poor adherence for all 4 adherence thresholds using conventional regressions and instrumental variable methods...
  7. doi request reprint The effect of increased travel reimbursement rates on health care utilization in the VA
    Richard E Nelson
    Veterans Affairs Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, Utah 84148, USA
    J Rural Health 28:192-201. 2012
    ..5 cents per mile on February 1, 2008. We examined the effect of this policy change on utilization of outpatient, inpatient, and pharmacy services, stratifying veterans based on distance from a VA facility...
  8. doi request reprint Factors associated with screening or treatment initiation among male United States veterans at risk for osteoporosis fracture
    Richard E Nelson
    George E Wahlen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Bone 50:983-8. 2012
    ..Results suggest that clinicians are relying on some, but not all, clinical risk factors when assessing osteoporosis risk...
  9. pmc Predictors of oral bisphosphonate prescriptions in post-menopausal women with osteoporosis in a real-world setting in the USA
    C Asche
    University of Utah College of Pharmacy, Salt Lake, UT, USA
    Osteoporos Int 21:1427-36. 2010
    ..5 in the Geisinger Health System electronic health record database. Treatment was positively associated with age, oral corticosteroids, and smoking, and negatively associated with body mass index and bone mineral density scores...
  10. doi request reprint Testing the Fetal Origins Hypothesis in a developing country: evidence from the 1918 Influenza Pandemic
    Richard E Nelson
    Pharmacotherapy Outcomes Research Center, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    Health Econ 19:1181-92. 2010
    ..These results underscore the importance of fetal health especially in developing countries...
  11. doi request reprint Patent extension policy for paediatric indications: an evaluation of the impact within three drug classes in a state Medicaid programme
    Richard E Nelson
    School of Medicine, University of Utah, Division of Epidemiology, Salt Lake City, Utah 84148, USA
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 9:171-81. 2011
    ..Branded drugs in the statin, ACE inhibitor and selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) classes were three of many classes with drugs granted patent extensions...
  12. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of adding decolonization to a surveillance strategy of screening and isolation for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus carriers
    R E Nelson
    VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, George E Whalen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 500 Foothill Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA
    Clin Microbiol Infect 16:1740-6. 2010
    ..These results provide a strong economic argument for adding an MRSA decolonization protocol to the current VHA active surveillance strategy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Assessment of adherence, persistence, and costs among valsartan and hydrochlorothiazide retrospective cohorts in free-and fixed-dose combinations
    Diana I Brixner
    University of Utah College of Pharmacy, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 24:2597-607. 2008
    ....
  14. pmc High rates of early treatment discontinuation in hepatitis C-infected US veterans
    Joanne LaFleur
    Pharmacotherapy Outcomes Research Center, University of Utah, 30 South 2000 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    BMC Res Notes 7:266. 2014
    ..We quantified rates of discontinuation despite efficacy (non-LOE) versus lack of efficacy (LOE) versus discontinuation for unknown reasons in a national database of United States veterans...
  15. doi request reprint Utilization of travel reimbursement in the Veterans Health Administration
    Richard E Nelson
    Veterans Affairs Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, Utah University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah
    J Rural Health 30:128-38. 2014
    ..5 cents per mile on November 17, 2008. We identified characteristics of veterans more likely to receive travel reimbursements and evaluated the impact of these increases on utilization of the benefit...
  16. doi request reprint Overestimation of the effects of adherence on outcomes: a case study in healthy user bias and hypertension
    Joanne LaFleur
    Department of Pharmacotherapy, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, 84112, USA
    Heart 97:1862-9. 2011
    ..Such studies are increasing in frequency across disease states and influence clinical practice. Adherence to antihypertensive medications was studied to illustrate confounding in such studies...
  17. doi request reprint The impact of a serum based proteomic mass spectrometry test on treatment recommendations in advanced non-small-cell lung cancer
    Wallace L Akerley
    Huntsman Comprehensive Cancer Center, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 29:517-25. 2013
    ..To assess the impact of a serum-based proteomic test for non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) on physician treatment recommendations...
  18. pmc Costs and infant outcomes after implementation of a care process model for febrile infants
    Carrie L Byington
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84108, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e16-24. 2012
    ..Well-appearing febrile infants with SBI cannot be distinguished from those without by examination alone. Variation in care resulting in both undertreatment and overtreatment is common...
  19. doi request reprint Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Fecal Microbiota Transplantation for Recurrent Clostridium difficile Infection
    Raghu U Varier
    1Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 36:438-44. 2015
    ..CONCLUSIONS Our results suggest that FMT may be a cost-saving intervention in managing RCDI. Implementation of FMT for RCDI may help decrease the economic burden to the healthcare system. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2014;00(0): 1-7. ..