Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety

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Edited By: B.L. Strom, USA; J. Hasford, Germany; S Hennessy, USA; B.J. Park, Korea

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Online ISSN: 1099-1557


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  1. Original Reports

    1. Anticoagulant-related hospital admissions: serious adverse reactions identified through hospital databases

      Charles Heng, Marie Christine Rybarczyk-Vigouret and Bruno Michel

      Article first published online: 31 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3688

    2. Adverse drug reaction reports of patients and healthcare professionals—differences in reported information

      Leàn Rolfes, Florence van Hunsel, Sarah Wilkes, Kees van Grootheest and Eugène van Puijenbroek

      Article first published online: 31 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3687

    3. Antibiotic prescribing by telephone in primary care

      Edward Ewen, Vincent J. Willey, Paul Kolm, William F. McGhan and Marci Drees

      Article first published online: 31 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3686

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      Characteristics and temporal trends in patient registries: focus on the life sciences industry, 1981–2012

      Karin Travers, Rachel H. Sallum, Meghan D. Burns, Charles E. Barr, Mary S. Beattie, Chris L. Pashos and Bryan R. Luce

      Article first published online: 31 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3643

  2. Brief Reports

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      Pregnancy outcomes of women exposed to laninamivir during pregnancy

      Hisanori Minakami, Takahiko Kubo, Akihito Nakai, Shigeru Saito and Nobuya Unno

      Article first published online: 29 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3684

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  5. Original Reports

    1. Utilization of triptans in Sweden; analyses of over the counter and prescription sales

      Mia von Euler, Sara Keshani, Katarina Baatz and Bjorn Wettermark

      Article first published online: 18 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3681

    2. Validity of psoriatic arthritis and capture of disease modifying antirheumatic drugs in the health improvement network

      Alexis Ogdie, Sara Alehashemi, Thorvardur Jon Love, Yihui Jiang, Kevin Haynes, Sean Hennessy, Hyon Choi and Joel M. Gelfand

      Article first published online: 5 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3677

    3. Beta-blockers are associated with increased risk of first cardiovascular events in non-diabetic hypertensive elderly patients

      Frederieke M. Brouwers, Josiane Courteau, Alan A. Cohen, Paul Farand, Lyne Cloutier, Shabnam Asghari and Alain Vanasse

      Article first published online: 5 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3675

    4. Cardiovascular and mortality risks in older Medicare patients treated with varenicline or bupropion for smoking cessation: an observational cohort study

      David J. Graham, Kunthel By, Stephen McKean, Andrew Mosholder, Cynthia Kornegay, Judith A. Racoosin, Jessica Young, Mark Levenson, Thomas E. MaCurdy, Chris Worrall and Jeffrey A. Kelman

      Article first published online: 5 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3678

    5. Benefit–risk assessment in a post-market setting: a case study integrating real-life experience into benefit–risk methodology

      Christine E. Hallgreen, Hendrika A. van den Ham, Shahrul Mt-Isa, Simon Ashworth, Richard Hermann, Steve Hobbiger, Davide Luciani, Alain Micaleff, Andrew Thomson, Nan Wang, Tjeerd P. van Staa, Gerald Downey, Ian Hirsch, Kimberley Hockley, Juhaeri Juhaeri, Marilyn Metcalf, Jeremiah Mwangi, Richard Nixon, Ruth Peters, Isabelle Stoeckert, Ed Waddingham, Ioanna Tzoulaki, Deborah Ashby and Lesley Wise

      Article first published online: 4 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3676

    6. The safety of oseltamivir in pregnancy: an updated review of post-marketing data

      Martina Wollenhaupt, Abhijeeth Chandrasekaran and Danitza Tomianovic

      Article first published online: 4 JUL 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3673

    7. Long-term benefits of inhaled corticosteroids in asthma: the propensity score method

      Sébastien Chanoine, Orianne Dumas, Meriem Benmerad, Christophe Pison, Raphaëlle Varraso, Frédéric Gormand, Jocelyne Just, Nicole Le Moual, Pierrick Bedouch, Jean Bousquet, Francine Kauffmann, Isabelle Pin and Valérie Siroux

      Article first published online: 26 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3639

  6. Reviews

  7. Original Reports

    1. Dosage of angiotensin-II receptor blockers in heart failure patients following changes in Danish drug reimbursement policies

      Christian Selmer, Morten Lamberts, Søren Lund Kristensen, Lene Mia von Kappelgaard, Lars Køber, Gunnar Hilmar Gislason and Christian Torp-Pedersen

      Article first published online: 24 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3670

    2. Association between beta-interferon exposure and hospital events in multiple sclerosis

      Charity Evans, Feng Zhu, Elaine Kingwell, Afsaneh Shirani, Mia L. van der Kop, John Petkau, Paul Gustafson, Yinshan Zhao, Joel Oger and Helen Tremlett

      Article first published online: 21 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3667

  8. Brief Reports

    1. Frequency of tetrazepam prescription: estimates for Germany

      Jutta Kuepper-Nybelen, Petra Thuermann and Ingrid Schubert

      Article first published online: 21 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3672

  9. Original Reports

    1. Patients' concern about their medicine after a generic switch: a combined cross-sectional questionnaire and register study

      Jette Rathe, Jens Søndergaard, Dorte E. Jarbøl, Jesper Hallas and Morten Andersen

      Article first published online: 19 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3671

    2. Safety of deferasirox: a retrospective cohort study on the risks of gastrointestinal, liver and renal events

      Weng-Foung Huang, Hsin-Chun Chou, Yi-Wen Tsai and Fei-Yuan Hsiao

      Article first published online: 19 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3657

    3. Relative exposure to controller therapy and asthma exacerbations: a validation study in community pharmacies

      Laurent Laforest, Idlir Licaj, Gilles Devouassoux, Gérard Chatté, Manon Belhassen, Eric Van Ganse and Geneviève Chamba

      Article first published online: 19 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3668

    4. Adverse drug events in patients admitted to an emergency department: an analysis of direct costs

      Florian Meier, Renke Maas, Anja Sonst, Andrius Patapovas, Fabian Müller, Bettina Plank-Kiegele, Barbara Pfistermeister, Oliver Schöffski, Thomas Bürkle and Harald Dormann

      Article first published online: 17 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3663

    5. Maternal high-dose folic acid during pregnancy and asthma medication in the offspring

      Priscilla A. Zetstra-van der Woude, Hermien E. K. De Walle, Annemieke Hoek, H. Jens Bos, H. Marike Boezen, Gerhard H. Koppelman, Lolkje T. W. de Jong-van den Berg and Salome Scholtens

      Article first published online: 14 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3652

    6. Adherence to oral diabetes medications and glycemic control during and following breast cancer treatment

      Gregory S. Calip, Rebecca A. Hubbard, Andy Stergachis, Kathleen E. Malone, Julie R. Gralow and Denise M. Boudreau

      Article first published online: 13 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3660

    7. Prescriber response to unsolicited prescription drug monitoring program reports in Massachusetts

      Cindy Parks Thomas, Meelee Kim, Ruslan V. Nikitin, Peter Kreiner, Thomas W. Clark and Grant M. Carrow

      Article first published online: 12 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3666

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      Reductions in reported deaths following the introduction of extended-release oxycodone (OxyContin) with an abuse-deterrent formulation

      Nelson E. Sessler, Jerod M. Downing, Hrishikesh Kale, Howard D. Chilcoat, Todd F. Baumgartner and Paul M. Coplan

      Article first published online: 11 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3658

    9. Comparing recurrent antibiotic prescriptions in children treated with a brand name or a generic formulation

      Daniele Piovani, Antonio Clavenna, Massimo Cartabia, Angela Bortolotti, Ida Fortino, Luca Merlino and Maurizio Bonati

      Article first published online: 9 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3654

    10. Relative safety of peginesatide and epoetin alfa

      Eric D. Weinhandl, David T. Gilbertson, Allan J. Collins and Robert N. Foley

      Article first published online: 6 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3655

  10. Brief Reports

    1. Assessment of prescription opioid intentional exposures across the rural-urban continuum in the United States using both population and drug availability rates

      Marie-Claire Le Lait, Erin M. Martinez, Stevan G. Severtson, Sarah A. Lavery, Becki Bucher-Bartelson and Richard C. Dart

      Article first published online: 4 JUN 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3653

  11. Original Reports

    1. Use of an active surveillance system by the FDA to observe patterns of quinine sulfate use and adverse hematologic outcomes in CMS Medicare data

      Monika Houstoun, Marsha E. Reichman, David J. Graham, Sumathi Nambiar, Hala Shamsuddin, S. Christopher Jones, Kelly Cao, Michael Wernecke, Chelsea Lam, Chris M. Worrall, Thomas E. MaCurdy and Jeffrey A. Kelman

      Article first published online: 28 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3644

    2. Observation stays in administrative claims databases: underestimation of hospitalized cases

      Robert A. Overman, Janet K. Freburger, Magdalene M. Assimon, Xiaojuan Li and M. Alan Brookhart

      Article first published online: 28 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3647

    3. An international comparison of spontaneous adverse event reports and potentially inappropriate medicine use associated with dabigatran

      Cameron J. McDonald, Lisa M. Kalisch Ellett, John D. Barratt and Gillian E. Caughey

      Article first published online: 20 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3648

    4. Design of a score to identify hospitalized patients at risk of drug-related problems

      Olatz Urbina, Olivia Ferrández, Santiago Grau, Sonia Luque, Sergi Mojal, Monica Marin-Casino, Javier Mateu-de-Antonio, Alexia Carmona, David Conde-Estévez, Merce Espona, Elena González, Marta Riu and Esther Salas

      Article first published online: 10 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3634

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      Risk of Guillain–Barré syndrome following pandemic influenza A(H1N1) 2009 vaccination in Germany

      Jürgen Prestel, Peter Volkers, Dirk Mentzer, Helmar C. Lehmann, Hans-Peter Hartung, Brigitte Keller-Stanislawski and for the GBS Study Group

      Article first published online: 10 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3638

    6. Compliance after switching from branded to generic statins

      Robert J. Romanelli, Trevor Jukes and Jodi B. Segal

      Article first published online: 9 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3630

    7. Prescription of antihypertensive medications during pregnancy in the UK

      Lucia Cea Soriano, Brian T. Bateman, Luis A. García Rodríguez and Sonia Hernández-Díaz

      Article first published online: 2 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3641

    8. First-trimester antihistamine exposure and risk of spontaneous abortion or preterm birth

      Tiara D. Aldridge, Katherine E. Hartmann, Kara A. Michels and Digna R. Velez Edwards

      Article first published online: 1 MAY 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3637

    9. Influence of pre-operative use of serotonergic antidepressants (SADs) on the risk of bleeding in patients undergoing different surgical interventions: a meta-analysis

      Inderjeet Singh, Shyambalaji Achuthan, Amitava Chakrabarti, Sujit Rajagopalan, Anand Srinivasan and Debasish Hota

      Article first published online: 30 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3632

    10. The efficacy and safety of ivabradine hydrochloride versus atenolol in Chinese patients with chronic stable angina pectoris

      Yan Li, Linde Jing, Yishi Li, Jinfa Jiang, Zhirong Wang, Jin Wei, Xingtao Li, Lin Wang, Hao Xia, Tianfa Li, Shaowen Liu, Bo Xing, Zhenyu Yang, Qinghua Lu, Rongjian Jiang, Ping Xie, Xiling Shou, Xiaofeng Wang and Youhong Jia

      Article first published online: 22 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3628

  12. Brief Reports

    1. Notoriety bias in a database of spontaneous reports: the example of osteonecrosis of the jaw under bisphosphonate therapy in the French national pharmacovigilance database

      Paul de Boissieu, Lukshe Kanagaratnam, Malak Abou Taam, Marie-Paule Roux, Moustapha Dramé and Thierry Trenque

      Article first published online: 15 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3622

  13. Original Reports

    1. Chronic opioid use emerging after bariatric surgery

      Marsha A. Raebel, Sophia R. Newcomer, Elizabeth A. Bayliss, Denise Boudreau, Lynn DeBar, Thomas E. Elliott, Ameena T. Ahmed, Pamala A. Pawloski, David Fisher, Sengwee Toh and William Troy Donahoo

      Article first published online: 14 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3625

    2. Risk of nonfatal acute myocardial infarction associated with non-steroidal antiinflammatory drugs, non-narcotic analgesics and other drugs used in osteoarthritis: a nested case-control study

      Francisco J. de Abajo, Miguel J. Gil, Patricia García Poza, Verónica Bryant, Belén Oliva, Julia Timoner and Luis A. García-Rodríguez

      Article first published online: 1 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3617

    3. Topiramate use in pregnancy and the birth prevalence of oral clefts

      Daniel Mines, Patricia Tennis, Suellen M. Curkendall, De-Kun Li, Craig Peterson, Elizabeth B. Andrews, Brian Calingaert, Hong Chen, Gaurav Deshpande, Daina B. Esposito, Nicholas Everage, Crystal N. Holick, Nicole M. Meyer, Ella T. Nkhoma, Sherry Quinn, Kenneth J. Rothman and K. Arnold Chan

      Article first published online: 1 APR 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3612

    4. Antibiotic therapy for inpatients with community-acquired pneumonia in a developing country

      Hieu T. Trinh, Phuong H. Hoang, Magnolia Cardona-Morrell, Hai T. Nguyen, Dinh Hoa Vu, Phuong T. X. Dong, Thao T. B. Cao, Son T. Nguyen, Van T. T. Pham, Le Moss, Kathryn Dinh, Jonathan Dartnell and Huong T. L. Nguyen

      Article first published online: 19 MAR 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3614

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  15. Original Reports

    1. Prescriptions for category D and X drugs during pregnancy in Taiwan: a population-based study

      Li-Ting Kao, Yi-Hua Chen, Herng-Ching Lin and Shiu-Dong Chung

      Article first published online: 28 FEB 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/pds.3599


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