Daily Archives: November 16, 2016


Value-Based Spine Centers of Excellence Offer Patients Quality Care but Cost 19 Percent Less Than Other Centers

Study published in Managed Care first to evaluate value-based centers INDIANAPOLIS–(Business Wire)–November 15, 2016 — Spine centers of excellence measured   Read More

Hospital Admission and Emergency Department Utilization in an Infant Medicaid Population

Hospital Admission and Emergency Department Utilization in an Infant Medicaid Population   Read More

Risk of Neutropenia-Related Hospitalization in Patients Who Received Colony-Stimulating Factors With Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer

Risk of Neutropenia-Related Hospitalization in Patients Who Received Colony-Stimulating Factors With Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer   Read More

Are patients on basal insulin attaining glycemic targets? Characteristics and goal achievement of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus treated with basal insulin and physician-perceived barriers to achieving glycemic targets

Are patients on basal insulin attaining glycemic targets? Characteristics and goal achievement of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus treated   Read More

Validation of current procedural terminology codes for rotavirus vaccination among infants in two commercially insured US populations

Validation of current procedural terminology codes for rotavirus vaccination among infants in two commercially insured US populations   Read More

Impact of lung function on exacerbations, health care utilization, and costs among patients with COPD

Impact of lung function on exacerbations, health care utilization, and costs among patients with COPD   Read More

Modification of claims-based measures improves identification of comorbidities in non-elderly women undergoing mastectomy for breast cancer: a retrospective cohort study

Modification of claims-based measures improves identification of comorbidities in non-elderly women undergoing mastectomy for breast cancer: a retrospective cohort study   Read More

Effect of Noninfectious Wound Complications after Mastectomy on Subsequent Surgical Procedures and Early Implant Loss

Effect of Noninfectious Wound Complications after Mastectomy on Subsequent Surgical Procedures and Early Implant Loss   Read More

Methods for using clinical laboratory test results as baseline confounders in multi-site observational database studies when missing data are expected

Methods for using clinical laboratory test results as baseline confounders in multi-site observational database studies when missing data are expected   Read More

Treatment patterns and health care resource utilization associated with dalfampridine extended release in multiple sclerosis: a retrospective claims database analysis

Treatment patterns and health care resource utilization associated with dalfampridine extended release in multiple sclerosis: a retrospective claims database analysis   Read More