Other Therapeutic Areas

Other Therapeutic Areas

Manuscripts, Posters, Abstracts, and Other Publications

  • The imperative for increased transparency in reporting industry- and government-sponsored research for Health Affairs
  • Randomized clinical trial comparing two surgical approaches for the repair of anal fistulas for World Journal of Colorectal Surgery
  • Decreased pain and opioid use following administration of a compounded topical, transdermal analgesic: third interim and preliminary control group results from the Optimizing Patient Experience and Response to Topical Analgesics (OPERA) observational study for Pain Medicine
  • Changes in rates of opioid overdose or poisoning in a commercially insured population following the introduction of a reformulated opioid with abuse-deterrent properties for Journal of Pain
  • Treatment patterns and symptom control among patients with mild asthma in China for Respirology
  • A cross-sectional, real-world survey to establish patient characteristics and disease burden of mild asthmatics consulting for routine care currently receiving GINA Step 1 or 2 treatment for Lancet Respiratory Medicine
  • Confidence in inhaler device technique and adherence to treatment for COPD for Respiratory Medicine
  • Defining and characterizing patient-handling injuries, identifying risk factors for such injuries, and developing and sustaining interventions for healthcare workers and organizations to reduce the occurrence of patient-handling injuries for American Nurse Today
  • The distinction between surveillance and monitoring in patient care: Implications for clinical outcomes and safety for BMJ Quality & Safety
  • Efficacy and safety of a C1 esterase inhibitor concentrate for long-term prophylaxis in hereditary angioedema: Findings from a large international registry for Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology in Practice 
  • Evaluation of nurses’ knowledge about the identification and treatment of unintentional hypothermia in the perioperative setting for Association of perioperative Registered Nurses (AORN) Journal
  • Use of a C1 esterase inhibitor concentrate for hereditary angioedema in pediatric populations for Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology in Practice
  • Evaluating the relationship of inhaler device satisfaction, adherence, smoking history, and allergic rhinitis with patient outcomes: real world observations of US adult asthma patients for Journal of Asthma and Allergy
  • Physician-patient concordance in the management of the symptoms of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease for COPD: Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder
  • Lab reference-based pricing benefit: an evidenced-based solution for healthcare shopping behavior towards commodity lab services for American Journal of Managed Care
  • The impact of evolving developments in regulatory risk management and risk evaluation and mitigation strategies on the knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors of patients, physicians, and pharmacists for Drug Information Journal
  • Monograph characterizing patterns and predictors of medication non-adherence and interventions to improve adherence among diverse patient populations in primary care settings for Journal of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
  • The impact of a clinical decision support tool on patient point of care and clinical work flow in a telemetry unit for Journal of Clinical Outcomes Management
  • Current management strategies for chronic kidney disease and hypertension for The Nurse Practitioner
  • Evaluation of the impact of a worksite risk prediction model and risk reduction intervention on the incidence of short- and long-term disability for Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
  • Therapeutic interventions to reduce clinical complications and the need for urgent care interventions for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease for Disease Management
  • Methods and results of an accountable care demonstration project implemented at multiple healthcare settings for Health Affairs
  • Evaluation of the impact of comparative effectiveness research and clinical marketing on the healthcare industry for Health Affairs
  • Comparative review of the efficacy and safety of intravenous immunoglobulin therapy for primary immunodeficiency disorders for Pharmacy & Therapeutics
  • Review of the efficacy and safety of pharmacologic interventions for primary immune deficiency for Pharmacy & Therapeutics
  • The challenges and benefits of remote patient monitoring in the intensive care setting for American Journal of Critical Care
  • Integration of automated patient monitoring into hospital-based information systems for Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association
  • The role of clinical decision support systems in the clinical management of critically ill patients for Medicamundi
  • Interpretation and use of statistics in medical research for AACN Advanced Critical Care
  • Evaluation of family member satisfaction with remote patient monitoring in the intensive care setting for Critical Care Nurse
  • Use of clinical decision support systems to improve the clinical management of critically ill patients receiving medications for blood pressure support for Computers, Informatics, Nursing
  • Analysis of the concept of patient surveillance in nursing to improve safety and clinical outcomes for Journal of Advanced Nursing
  • Results of a national survey of allergists and immunologists on their knowledge and experience concerning the epidemiology, symptoms, caseload, diagnosis, and treatment of hereditary angioedema for Annals of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology
  • Summary of the process and results from a Delphi exercise with key opinion leaders to identify leading educational issues in the assessment/diagnosis and treatment/long-term management of obstructive sleep apnea, circadian rhythm sleep disorder, restless leg syndrome, narcolepsy, insomnia, and excessive sleepiness for The Primary Care Companion to the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry
  • Efficacy and safety of ranibizumab for neovascular age-related macular degeneration for Managed Care
  • The prevalence of work-related musculoskeletal disorders, cancer, and other medical conditions in healthcare personnel who work in interventional cardiology or radiology laboratories for MedPage Today
  • Position paper for clinicians summarizing the recommendations of a panel of subject matter experts on issues related to opioids, anti-inflammatory medications, and transdermal agents for chronic pain
  • Structural brain abnormalities associated with cognitive deficits in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease for MedPage Today
  • The essential elements of pulmonary rehabilitation for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease for MedPage Today
  • Sex differences in the prevalence, pathophysiology, symptoms, management, and comorbidities associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease for MedPage Today
  • Current and emerging interventions to maintain the nutritional status of patients with cystic fibrosis for MedPage Today
  • The impact of pancreatic exocrine insufficiency on the quality of life of patients with pancreatic cancer for MedPage Today
  • Optimal dose and administration schedule for pancreatic enzyme replacement therapy in patients with pancreatic exocrine insufficiency for MedPage Today
  • Diagnosis and management of fibromyalgia for MedPage Today
  • Poster on the implementation and results of an evidence-based protocol for lateral patient transfer to reduce healthcare worker injuries for the 2015 Safe Patient Handling and Mobility meeting of the Tampa Research and Education Foundation, Inc.
  • Abstract on changes in the use of critical care health services and costs before and after treatment with a noninvasive open ventilation system for the 2015 meeting of the American Thoracic Society
  • Abstract on healthcare utilization and costs before and after initiation of treatment for respiratory insufficiency with a non-invasive open ventilation system for the 2014 annual meeting of the American College of Chest Physicians
  • Abstract on changes in COPD Assessment Test scores before and after initiation of treatment for respiratory insufficiency with a non-invasive open ventilation system for the 2014 annual meeting of the American College of Chest Physicians
  • Review of published and fugitive literature and interviews with subject matter experts for the development of a quarterly publication on respiratory conditions
  • Position paper for primary care clinicians on opioids and alternative pain management interventions
  • White paper on the use of clinical decision support tools to improve clinical outcomes and cost-effectiveness of healthcare delivery in hospital settings
  • White paper on the role of clinical decision support tools, clinical outcomes associated with alarm fatigue, and emerging solutions to reduce alarm fatigue in critical care settings
  • White paper on medication administration and management for caregivers of patients in the assisted living setting


CME Programs, Training Programs, and Related Materials

  • Annotated package insert to support a training webinar on a C1 inhibitor for the prevention of hereditary angioedema attacks
  • Backgrounder on the role of long-term care, rehabilitation, and skilled nursing for patients hospitalized for acute medical illnesses
  • Disease backgrounder on the epidemiology, pathogenesis, risk factors, treatment and prognosis of renal impairment in acutely ill, hospitalized patients
  • Educational program on the dialogue between clinicians and patients about obesity and strategies for management
  • Advances in immunopathogenesis and immunomodulatory therapies for inflammatory bowel disease
  • Educational program on guidelines for adolescent vaccinations, current vaccination rates, and strategies to improve compliance with national vaccination recommendations
  • Interactive monograph on the epidemiology, risk factors, pathogenesis, differential diagnosis, and current and emerging treatments for chronic constipation and irritable bowel syndrome with constipation
  • Educational program on the epidemiologic burden, direct and indirect costs, risk factors, assessment methods, guidelines for management, and tailored strategies to promote and sustain weight loss
  • Nurse practitioner education and performance intervention to promote pediatric medication safety
  • Nurse practitioner education and performance intervention to promote health risk assessment, interventions, and adoption of preventive health behaviors in adult patients
  • Educational program and DVD script addressing physician-patient communication about the risks and benefits of therapeutic interventions for diverse health conditions
  • Nurse practitioner education and performance improvement intervention to improve the quality of care for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Innovative nurse practitioner health education tool for youth and parents to increase awareness and compliance with preventive health behaviors
  • CME monograph with case studies on clinical evaluation and treatment of sleep wake disorders, including obstructive sleep apnea, shift work sleep disorder, and delayed sleep phase syndrome
  • Monograph on medication management for patients residing in assisted living facilities
  • Case-based module on autolysis as a novel method of debridement for wound care
  • Educational program for clinical sales specialists on the implications of healthcare reform, the Affordable Care Act, and accountable care organizations on wound care
  • National E-learning curriculum for clinical sales specialists and medical science liaisons on the pharmaceutical and non-pharmaceutical management of the symptoms of autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease
  • Training module for clinical sales specialists on current approaches to optimal management of chronic wounds
  • Training program for clinical sales specialists on pharmacologic interventions for retreatment in smoking cessation
  • Summary of an Advisory Board on emerging therapeutic options for allergic rhinitis
  • Program development, presentation slides, and meeting summary for an advisory board on the educational needs of medical residents and fellows
  • Application for continuing medical education accreditation to the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • Review of published and fugitive literature and interviews with subject matter experts on pharmacologic interventions for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and development of materials for a comprehensive publication plan
  • White paper on the efficacy, safety, and cost-effectiveness of a non-surgical treatment for eustachian tube dysfunctions in adults and children
  • Comprehensive literature review and summary of the epidemiology of psychiatric disorders for an abnormal psychology textbook


CME Proposals

  • Changes in the epidemiologic burden and treatment recommendations for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • Review and revisions to application of accreditation to Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education
  • Current and emerging immunosuppressive therapies for solid organ transplants
  • Optimal management of patients undergoing solid organ transplants
  • Emerging medical issues in liver transplantation
  • Prevention, diagnosis, and management of chronic allograft nephropathy
  • Current issues in management of anemia in chronic kidney disease


Consumer Education Programs and Other Products

  • A position paper for consumers summarizing the recommendations of a panel of subject matter experts on issues related to opioids, anti-inflammatory medications, and transdermal agents for optimal management of chronic pain
  • Print and online materials about opioids and alternative pain management interventions
  • Print and online materials for diabetes
  • Print and online materials for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
  • Slide presentation on the impact of chronic wounds and chronic wound care, including payer issues, patient-reported outcomes, and quality of life
  • Print and online materials on fibromyalgia
  • Print and online materials on pediatric medication safety
  • Print and online materials on atrial fibrillation
  • Print and online materials for adult health promotion and risk reduction
  • Print and online materials for adults with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • Print and online materials for teen health promotion about mental health, nutrition, physical activity, sexuality, safety, and substance use


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