- Follow-up study of a pharmacovigilance signal: no evidence of increased risk with risperidone of pituitary tumor with mass effectMadeline McCarren
Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Pharmacy Benefits Management Services, Hines, IL 60141, USA
J Clin Psychopharmacol 32:743-9. 2012..We undertook a detailed study of medical record-confirmed newly diagnosed pituitary tumors with mass effect in patients prescribed antipsychotics to evaluate the effect of risperidone...
- Improvement of guideline β-blocker prescribing in heart failure: a cluster-randomized pragmatic trial of a pharmacy interventionMadeline McCarren
Department of Veterans Affairs, Pharmacy Benefits Management Services, Hines, Illinois 60141, USA
J Card Fail 19:525-32. 2013..Treatment with specific beta-blockers and doses recommended by guidelines is often not achieved in practice. We evaluated an intervention directed to the pharmacy to improve prescribing...
- Research leadership and investigators: gender distribution in the federal governmentMadeline McCarren
Department of Veterans Affairs, Pharmacy Benefits Management Services, Hines, IL 60141, USA
Am J Med 125:811-6. 2012..The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has a research program and a mission to train health care professionals; however, its gender distribution has not been described...
- Severe dysglycemia with the fluoroquinolones: a class effect?Sherrie L Aspinall
Veterans Affairs Center for Medication Safety, Hines, Illinois, USA
Clin Infect Dis 49:402-8. 2009..The objective of the present study was to compare the risk of severe hypo- and hyperglycemia in a cohort of patients treated with gatifloxacin, levofloxacin, ciprofloxacin, or azithromycin...