CER Medicaton Adherence Seminar Series | Stacie Dusetzina, PhD & Joel Farley, PhD

Date(s) - 07/18/2014
9:00 am - 10:00 am

TraCS Conference Room - 219 Brinkhous-Bullitt


Claims-Based Measures of Medication Adherence and Methodological Issues.

Stacie Dusetzina, PhD; Assistant Professor, UNC School of Medicine, Health Policy and Management

Joel Farley, PhD; Associate Professor, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy

Recommended readings:
1. Hess LM, Raebel MA, Conner DA, Malone DC. Measurement of adherence in pharmacy administrative databases: a proposal for standard definitions and preferred measures. Ann Pharmacother. 2006 Jul-Aug;40(7-8):1280-88. PubMed PMID: 16868217.

2. Jonikas MA, Mandl KD. Surveillance of medication use: early identification of poor adherence. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2012 Jul-Aug;19(4):649-54. doi: 10.1136/amiajnl-2011-000416. Epub 2011 Nov 19. PubMed PMID: 22101969; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3384104.