Jessica Papadopoulos Weaver

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OBJECTIVES The Medication Use Patterns, Treatment Satisfaction, and Inadequate Control of Osteoporosis Study (MUSIC OS-EU) was designed to better understand the rate and burden of gastrointestinal (GI) events on clinical and health care outcomes among postmenopausal women with osteoporosis. METHODS MUSIC OS-EU is a prospective, multinational,(More)
BACKGROUND A substantial portion of women diagnosed with osteoporosis (OP) do not initiate pharmacotherapy to reduce fracture risk. In clinical practice, gastrointestinal (GI) events have been linked with OP therapy discontinuation. However, there is limited research examining GI events as barrier to treatment initiation following an OP diagnosis. The(More)
BACKGROUND Gastrointestinal (GI) events are common in postmenopausal women treated for osteoporosis. The influence of GI events on treatment initiation and treatment compliance is the subject of ongoing research. OBJECTIVE The objectives of this study were (i) to determine the association of GI events with receipt of treatment in patients newly diagnosed(More)
BACKGROUND The prevalence and cost of subsequent fractures among patients with an incident fracture are not well defined. OBJECTIVE To assess the prevalence of, and costs associated with, subsequent fractures in the year after an incident fracture. METHODS This was a retrospective claims database analysis using data from Humana Medicare Advantage claims(More)
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