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Health Services Research Publications

Wangia V, Shireman TI. A review of geographic variation and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) applications in prescription drug use research. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy. 2013 Nov-Dec;9(6):666-87. doi:10.1016/j.sapharm.2012.11.006 Epub 2013 Jan 18. PMID: 23333430 PMCID: PMC Journal in Process


Svarstad BL, Kotchen JM, Shireman TI, Brown RL, Crawford SY, Mount JK, Palmer PA, Vivian EM, Wilson DA. Improving refill adherence and hypertension control in black patients: Wisconsin TEAM Trial. Journal American Pharmacists Association . 2013 Sep 1;53(5):520-9. doi: 10.1331/JAPhA.2013.12246. PMID: 24030130


Wetmore JB, Ellerbeck EF, Mahnken JD, Phadnis MA, Rigler SK, Spertus JA, Zhou X, Mukhopadhyay P, Shireman TI. Stroke and the "Stroke Belt" in dialysis: contribution of patient characteristics to ischemic stroke rate and its geographic variation. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology . 2013 Aug 29. (Epub ahead of print). PMID: 23990675 PMCID: PMC3839545


Shireman TI, Reichard A, Hunt S. Learning your ABDs: Health care utilization across Kansas Medicaid disability groups. Disability and Health Journal . 2013 July;6(3):220-226. doi: 10.1016/j.dhjo.2013.02.001. Epub 2013 Mar 14. PMID: 23769481 (Not NIH funded)


Rigler SK, Shireman TI, Cook-Wiens GJ, Ellerbeck EF, Whittle JC, Mehr DR, Mahnken JD. Fracture risk in nursing home residents initiating antipsychotic medications. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2013 May;61(5):715-22. doi:10.1111/jgs.12216 Epub 2013 Apr 16. PMCID: PMC3656141


Wetmore JB, Ellerbeck EF, Mahnken JD, Phadnis M, Rigler SK, Mukhopadhyay P, Spertus JA, Zhou X, Hou Q, Shireman TI. Atrial fibrillation and risk of stroke in dialysis patients. Annals of Epidemiology . 2013 Mar;23(3):112-8. Epub 2013 Jan 16. PMCID: PMC3570646


Rigler SK, Wetmore JB, Mahnken JD, Dong L, Ellerbeck EF, Shireman TI. Impact of a modified data capture period on Liu comorbidity index scores in Medicare enrollees initiating chronic dialysis. BMC Nephrology. 2013 Feb 27;14(1):51. doi: 10.1186/1471-2369-14-51. Epub ahead of print. PMCID: PMC3599670


Wetmore JB, Mahnken JD, Rigler SK, Ellerbeck EF, Mukhopadhyay P, Hou Q, Shireman TI. Impact of race on cumulative exposure to antihypertensive medications in dialysis. American Journal of Hypertension. 2013 Feb;26(32):234-42. doi: 0.1093/ajh/hps019. Epub 2012 Dec 28. PMCID: PMC3626037


Wetmore JB, Mahnken JD, Mukhopadhyay P, Hou Q, Ellerbeck EF, Rigler SK, Spertus JA, Shireman TI. Geographic variation in HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor use in dialysis patients. Journal of General Internal Medicine . 2012 Nov;27(11):1475-83. doi: 10.1007/s11606-012-211277. Epub 2012 Jun 14. PMCID: PMC3475809


Wetmore JB, Mahnken JD, Rigler SK, Ellerbeck EF, Mukhopadhyay P, Spertus JA, Hou Q, Shireman TI. The prevalence of and factors associated with chronic atrial fibrillation in Medicare/Medicaid-eligible dialysis patients. Kidney International. 2012 Mar;81(5):469-76. doi: 10.1038/ki.2011.416. Epub 2011 Dec 21. PMID: 22189842 PMCID: PMC Journal in Process


Reichard A, Stolzle H, Sella AC, Shireman TI. Quality of diabetes care for adults with physical disabilities in Kansas. Disability and Health Journal . 2012 Jan;5(1):34-40. doi: 10.1016/j.dhjo.2011.09.003. PMID: 22226296 (Not NIH funded)


Wetmore JB , Mahnken JD, Rigler SK, Ellerbeck EF, Mukhopadhyay P, Hou Q, Shireman TI. Association of race with cumulative exposure to statins in dialysis. American Journal of Nephrology . 2012;36(1):90-6. Epub 2012 Jun 27. PMCID: PMC3417827


Wetmore JB, Mahnken JD, Mukhopadhyay P, Hou Q, Ellerbeck EF, Rigler SK, Spertus JA, Shireman TI. Geographic variation in cardioprotective antihypertensive medication usage in dialysis patients. American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 2011 Jul;58(1):73-83. Epub 2011 May 31. PMCID: PMC3141225


Moeller KE, Rigler SK, Mayorga A, Nazir N, Shireman TI. Quality of monitoring for metabolic effects associated with second generation antipsychotics in patients with schizophrenia on public insurance. Schizophrenia Research. 2011 Mar;126(1-3):117-23. doi: 10.1016/j.schres.2010.11.015. Epub 2010 Dec 18. PMID: 21168994 (Not NIH funded)


Rigler SK, Ellerbeck E, Whittle J, Mahnken J, Cook-Wiens G, Shireman TI. Comparing methods to identify hip fracture in a nursing home population using Medicare claims. Osteoporosis International. 2011 Jan;22(1):57-61. doi: 10.1007/s00198-010-1264-8. Epub 2010 May 26. PMCID: PMC2990808

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