Silvia Alessi-Severini

Summary

Affiliation: University of Manitoba
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi Sustained Use of Benzodiazepines and Escalation to High Doses in a Canadian Population
    Silvia Alessi-Severini
    Dr Alessi Severini and Dr Collins are with the College of Pharmacy, and Dr Bolton, Dr Enns, and Dr Sareen are with the Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, all in the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada e mail Dr Alessi Severini is also with the Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, Winnipeg, where Mr Dahl and Dr Chateau are affiliated Dr Bolton, Dr Enns, Dr Chateau, and Dr Sareen are also with the Department of Community Health, College of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba
    Psychiatr Serv 67:1012-8. 2016
  2. ncbi Ten years of antipsychotic prescribing to children: a Canadian population-based study
    Silvia Alessi-Severini
    Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Manitoba, Apotex Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba
    Can J Psychiatry 57:52-8. 2012
  3. doi Utilization and costs of antipsychotic agents: a Canadian population-based study, 1996-2006
    Silvia Alessi-Severini
    Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Manitoba, Fort Garry Campus, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Psychiatr Serv 59:547-53. 2008
  4. pmc Movement disorders in elderly users of risperidone and first generation antipsychotic agents: a Canadian population-based study
    Irina Vasilyeva
    Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e64217. 2013
  5. ncbi A population-based study of the use of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors before and after introduction of generic equivalents
    James M Bolton
    Departments of Psychiatry and Psychology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba
    Can J Psychiatry 57:223-9. 2012
  6. ncbi New antidepressant use in older adults: a Canadian population-based study (1997-2013)
    Christine Leong
    a College of Pharmacy, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Aging Ment Health . 2016
  7. pmc The changing landscape of antiviral treatment of herpes zoster: a 17-year population-based cohort study
    Kevin J Friesen
    College of Pharmacy, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
    Clinicoecon Outcomes Res 8:207-14. 2016
  8. doi Adverse events in elderly users of antipsychotic pharmacotherapy in the province of Manitoba: a retrospective cohort study
    Irina Vasilyeva
    University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 33:24-30. 2013
  9. doi Community Pharmacists' Perspectives on Dispensing Medications With the Potential for Misuse, Diversion, and Intentional Overdose: Results of a Province-Wide Survey of Community Pharmacists in Canada
    Christine Leong
    a College of Pharmacy, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Subst Use Misuse 51:1724-30. 2016
  10. ncbi Evaluation of an interchangeability switch in patients treated with clozapine: A retrospective review
    Silvia Alessi-Severini
    Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1047-54. 2006

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Publications11

  1. doi Sustained Use of Benzodiazepines and Escalation to High Doses in a Canadian Population
    Silvia Alessi-Severini
    Dr Alessi Severini and Dr Collins are with the College of Pharmacy, and Dr Bolton, Dr Enns, and Dr Sareen are with the Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, all in the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada e mail Dr Alessi Severini is also with the Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, Winnipeg, where Mr Dahl and Dr Chateau are affiliated Dr Bolton, Dr Enns, Dr Chateau, and Dr Sareen are also with the Department of Community Health, College of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba
    Psychiatr Serv 67:1012-8. 2016
    ..The causal relationship between long-term use and escalation to high doses has not been proven. This study assessed the extent of dose escalation among individuals who were long-term users of benzodiazepines or Z-hypnotics...
  2. ncbi Ten years of antipsychotic prescribing to children: a Canadian population-based study
    Silvia Alessi-Severini
    Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Manitoba, Apotex Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba
    Can J Psychiatry 57:52-8. 2012
    ..To report the prescribing of antipsychotics to the youth population of the Canadian province of Manitoba during the course of a decade...
  3. doi Utilization and costs of antipsychotic agents: a Canadian population-based study, 1996-2006
    Silvia Alessi-Severini
    Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Manitoba, Fort Garry Campus, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Psychiatr Serv 59:547-53. 2008
    ..This study evaluated the prescribing patterns and costs for antipsychotic agents in the population of the Canadian province of Manitoba over the past decade...
  4. pmc Movement disorders in elderly users of risperidone and first generation antipsychotic agents: a Canadian population-based study
    Irina Vasilyeva
    Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e64217. 2013
    ..A few observational studies have produced inconsistent results...
  5. ncbi A population-based study of the use of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors before and after introduction of generic equivalents
    James M Bolton
    Departments of Psychiatry and Psychology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba
    Can J Psychiatry 57:223-9. 2012
    ..This study sought to examine how user rates of individual selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) changed after the introduction of their generic equivalents...
  6. ncbi New antidepressant use in older adults: a Canadian population-based study (1997-2013)
    Christine Leong
    a College of Pharmacy, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Aging Ment Health . 2016
    ..This study aimed to examine whether there has been a decline in older antidepressants and an increase in newer antidepressants used by older adults...
  7. pmc The changing landscape of antiviral treatment of herpes zoster: a 17-year population-based cohort study
    Kevin J Friesen
    College of Pharmacy, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
    Clinicoecon Outcomes Res 8:207-14. 2016
    ..A population-based observational study was conducted to evaluate the changing burden of HZ in the province of Manitoba (Canada) over a period of 17 years...
  8. doi Adverse events in elderly users of antipsychotic pharmacotherapy in the province of Manitoba: a retrospective cohort study
    Irina Vasilyeva
    University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 33:24-30. 2013
    ....
  9. doi Community Pharmacists' Perspectives on Dispensing Medications With the Potential for Misuse, Diversion, and Intentional Overdose: Results of a Province-Wide Survey of Community Pharmacists in Canada
    Christine Leong
    a College of Pharmacy, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Subst Use Misuse 51:1724-30. 2016
    ..However, few studies have examined the perspective of the pharmacist on the identification and management of these patients...
  10. ncbi Evaluation of an interchangeability switch in patients treated with clozapine: A retrospective review
    Silvia Alessi-Severini
    Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1047-54. 2006
    ..To report the findings of a switch from brand-name to generic clozapine in a Canadian outpatient population...
  11. pmc Price of pain: population-based cohort burden of disease analysis of medication cost of herpes zoster and postherpetic neuralgia
    Kevin J Friesen
    College of Pharmacy, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
    J Pain Res 9:543-50. 2016
    ..A population-based observational study was conducted to evaluate the treatment patterns and economic burden of prescription drug treatment of HZ and PHN pain in the province of Manitoba (Canada) over a period of 15 years...