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Outcomes of hydroxychloroquine usage in United States veterans hospitalized with Covid-19
BACKGROUND: Despite limited and conflicting data on the use of hydroxychloroquine in patients with Covid-19, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has authorized the emergency use of this drug whenExpand
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Outcomes of Hydroxychloroquine Usage in United States Veterans Hospitalized with COVID-19
Abstract Background Despite limited and conflicting evidence, hydroxychloroquine, alone or in combination with azithromycin, isExpand
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Impact of Pill Burden on Adherence, Risk of Hospitalization, and Viral Suppression in Patients with HIV Infection and AIDS Receiving Antiretroviral Therapy
To evaluate the impact of pill burden on outcomes in patients with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART)Expand
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Odds of Viral Suppression by Single‐Tablet Regimens, Multiple‐Tablet Regimens, and Adherence Level in HIV/AIDS Patients Receiving Antiretroviral Therapy
To evaluate the odds of achieving viral suppression in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) patients using antiretroviral therapy as a single‐tablet regimen (STR) or multiple‐tablet regimen (MTR).
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Appraisal of the cardiovascular risks of azithromycin: an observational analysis.
AIM To assess the association of cardiovascular mortality in patients prescribed azithromycin compared with patients prescribed alternative antibiotics in an outpatient setting. METHODS This studyExpand
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The Association between the Use of Proton Pump Inhibitors and the Risk of Hypomagnesemia in a National Cohort of Veteran Patients with HIV
Objectives: To examine the risk of hypomagnesemia of HIV-positive patients adherent to proton pump inhibitors (PPIs). Methods: A cohort study utilizing the Veterans Affairs Informatics and ComputingExpand
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Chronic kidney disease, cardiovascular disease, and osteoporotic fractures in patients with and without HIV in the US Veteran’s Affairs Administration System
Abstract Objective: To evaluate the risk of chronic kidney disease (CKD), cardiovascular disease (CVD), and osteoporotic fractures in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) patients utilizing data withinExpand
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What is the effect of pill burden on adherence to HIV antiretroviral therapy?
Antiretroviral therapy (ART) is a combination treatment involving three or more antiretroviral agents for patients with HIV. ART has reduced HIV-related morbidity and mortality via single-tablet orExpand
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Risk of acute kidney injury in patients with HIV receiving proton pump inhibitors.
Aims/patients & methods: To evaluate the risk of acute kidney injury (AKI) in patients with HIV receiving proton pump inhibitors (PPI) a cohort study was conducted utilizing the Veterans AffairsExpand
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Inpatient, Outpatient, and Pharmacy Costs in Patients With and Without HIV in the US Veteran’s Affairs Administration System
Objectives: To evaluate the association between human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) patients and medical costs (inpatient, outpatient, pharmacy, total) using a national cohort of HIV-infected VeteransExpand
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