Brahim K. Bookhart

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BACKGROUND Multiple daily dosing may be negatively associated with patient medication adherence; however, adherence-related data are lacking in a patient population with venous thromboembolism (VTE). OBJECTIVE To assess the adherence rates between once-daily (OD) and twice-daily (BID) dosing regimens of chronic medications in patients with VTE. METHODS(More)
BACKGROUND Venous thromboembolism, including deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism, results in a substantial healthcare system burden. This retrospective observational study compared hospital length of stay (LOS) and hospitalization costs for patients with venous thromboembolism treated with rivaroxaban versus those treated with warfarin. METHODS(More)
The objective of this study was to assess deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism (DVT/PE) recurrence rates and resource utilization among patients with an initial DVT or PE event across multiple payer perspectives. Retrospective analyses were performed using a software tool that analyzes health plan claims to evaluate treatment patterns and resource(More)
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