Chris Decker

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OBJECTIVE To describe the Wisconsin Pharmacy Quality Collaborative (WPQC), a quality-based network of pharmacies and payers with the common goals of improving medication use and safety, reducing health care costs for payers and patients, and increasing professional recognition and compensation for pharmacist-provided services. SETTING Wisconsin between(More)
OBJECTIVE The efficacy and tolerability of alosetron in women with diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) have been established in double-blind, placebo-controlled trials. However, the degree to which alosetron fulfills the needs of those suffering from IBS has not been thoroughly examined from the patient's perspective. This randomized,(More)
INTRODUCTION The rate of cholecystectomy in northwestern Ontario is double the provincial rate. This paper explores the demographics of cholecystectomy and the role for rural endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) services in the central part of this region. METHODS We conducted a literature review of ERCP services and cholecystectomy(More)
Prior to the attack on the USS Cole and the events of 11 September 2001, the U.S. Navy was developing antiterrorism programs to address potential terrorist attacks in a resource-constrained environment. Amid unprecedented tragedy associated with these and other terrorist strikes against U.S. interests, both domestic and abroad, government agencies, the(More)
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