Richard E Nelson
Affiliation: University of Utah
- 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...
- Comparing adherence to two different HIV antiretroviral regimens: an instrumental variable analysisRichard 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...
- The effect of increased travel reimbursement rates on health care utilization in the VARichard 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...
- Factors associated with screening or treatment initiation among male United States veterans at risk for osteoporosis fractureRichard 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...
- Predictors of oral bisphosphonate prescriptions in post-menopausal women with osteoporosis in a real-world setting in the USAC 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...
- Testing the Fetal Origins Hypothesis in a developing country: evidence from the 1918 Influenza PandemicRichard 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...
- Cost-effectiveness of adding decolonization to a surveillance strategy of screening and isolation for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus carriersR 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...
- Patent extension policy for paediatric indications: an evaluation of the impact within three drug classes in a state Medicaid programmeRichard 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...
- Assessment of adherence, persistence, and costs among valsartan and hydrochlorothiazide retrospective cohorts in free-and fixed-dose combinationsDiana I Brixner
University of Utah College of Pharmacy, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
Curr Med Res Opin 24:2597-607. 2008....
- Overestimation of the effects of adherence on outcomes: a case study in healthy user bias and hypertensionJoanne 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...
- Costs and infant outcomes after implementation of a care process model for febrile infantsCarrie 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...