© 2022 MJH Life Sciences and AJMC - Managed Care News, Research, and Expert Insights. All rights reserved.
© 2022 MJH Life Sciences™ and Clinical Care Targeted Communications, LLC. All rights reserved.
January 22, 2013
The controller-to-total asthma medication ratio was a significant predictor of exacerbations in pediatric and adult commercially insured and Medicaid patients.
December 16, 2010
Significant clinically meaningful improvements in asthma impairment are documented by administrative data for 1 year after initiation of step-up care in patients with uncontrolled asthma.
November 19, 2010
African Americans had more asthma-specific emergency care utilization, and African Americans and Native Americans/Aleutians/Eskimos were more likely to report lower asthma-specific quality-of-life scores, than whites.
November 04, 2010
HEDIS-defined persistent asthma is generally consistent with survey-defined persistent asthma over a 3-year period.
May 11, 2010
Fewer short-acting agonist canisters dispensed (but not dispensing of any controller) and higher ratio of controller to total medication are associated with reduced asthma exacerbations.
January 01, 2004
August 01, 2003