Medical resource use and costs of congestive heart failure after carvedilol use.

Abstract

A retrospective cohort study based on claims and medical chart data was conducted to compare healthcare use and costs in congestive heart failure patients with and without carvedilol. Adult patients with a minimum of two claims with a valid congestive heart failure diagnosis from 1997 to 1999 were included. Patients receiving continuous carvedilol treatment… (More)

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@article{Najib2002MedicalRU, title={Medical resource use and costs of congestive heart failure after carvedilol use.}, author={Mohammad M Najib and Ren{\'e}e J Goldberg Arnold and Diana J Kaniecki and Krista G Pettit and David Roth and Laura A Antell and Jianwei Xuan}, journal={Heart disease}, year={2002}, volume={4 2}, pages={70-7} }