Spencer E Harpe
Affiliation: Virginia Commonwealth University
- Characterization of continued antibacterial therapy after diagnosis of hospital-onset Clostridium difficile infection: implications for antimicrobial stewardshipSpencer E Harpe
Department of Pharmacotherapy and Outcomes Science, School of Pharmacy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298, USA
Pharmacotherapy 32:744-54. 2012....
- Testing for allergic disease: parameters considered and test valueSheryl L Szeinbach
Division of Pharmacy Practice and Administration, College of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
BMC Fam Pract 9:47. 2008..Test results for allergic disease are especially valuable to allergists and family physicians for clinical evaluation, decisions to treat, and to determine needs for referral...
- The relative importance of health related quality of life and prescription insurance coverage in the decision to pharmacologically manage symptoms of overactive bladderSpencer E Harpe
Department of Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0533, USA
J Urol 178:2532-6; discussion 2536. 2007....
- Evaluating student perceptions of a learner-centered drug literature evaluation courseSpencer E Harpe
School of Pharmacy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
Am J Pharm Educ 72:135. 2008..To evaluate pharmacy students' perceptions of a drug literature evaluation course implementing learner-centered teaching principles...
- Economic impact of Clostridium difficile infection in a multihospital cohort of academic health centersAmy Pakyz
Department of Pharmacotherapy and Outcome Science, School of Pharmacy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Medical College of Virginia Campus, Richmond, Virginia, USA
Pharmacotherapy 31:546-51. 2011..To assess the economic impact of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) in a large multihospital cohort...
- An active-learning laboratory on immunizationsKrista L Donohoe
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Pharmacy, Richmond, VA 23298 0533, USA
Am J Pharm Educ 76:198. 2012..To implement and evaluate an active-learning laboratory activity to teach pharmacy students about influenza, pneumococcal, and shingles vaccines...
- Potentially inappropriate medication use is associated with clinical outcomes in critically ill elderly patients with neurological injuryCatherine K Floroff
School of Pharmacy, Virginia Commonwealth University, 410 N 12th Street, Richmond, VA, 23298 0533, USA
Neurocrit Care 21:526-33. 2014..This study evaluates whether PIM use and a higher DBI are associated with poor clinical outcomes in neurocritical care elderly patients...
- Medication risk factors associated with healthcare-associated Clostridium difficile infection: a multilevel model case-control study among 64 US academic medical centresAmy L Pakyz
Department of Pharmacotherapy and Outcomes Science, School of Pharmacy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Medical College of Virginia Campus, Richmond, VA, USA
J Antimicrob Chemother 69:1127-31. 2014..The main objective of this study was to determine patient- and hospital-level medication risk factors associated with Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) occurrence among patients clustered within hospitals using a multilevel model...
- Effect of Renin-Angiotensin system inhibition on cardiovascular events in older hypertensive patients with metabolic syndromeHala H Zreikat
Department of Pharmacotherapy and Outcomes Science, School of Pharmacy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
Metabolism 63:392-9. 2014..The aim of the study is to evaluate the effect of ACEI/ARB on incident CVD events in older hypertensive patients with MetS...
- Out-of-pocket costs and oral cancer medication discontinuation in the elderlyNantana Kaisaeng
Virginia Commonwealth University, 410 N 12th St, P O Box 980533, Richmond, VA 23298
J Manag Care Spec Pharm 20:669-75. 2014....
- Warfarin-antibiotic interactions in older adults of an outpatient anticoagulation clinicParinaz K Ghaswalla
Geriatric Pharmacotherapy Program, Department of Pharmacotherapy and Outcomes Sciences, School of Pharmacy, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 10:352-60. 2012..Several classes of drugs, such as antibiotics, may interact with warfarin to cause an increase in warfarins anticoagulant activity and the clinical relevance of warfarin-antibiotic interactions in older adults is not clear...