Health Outcomes & Pharmacy Practice

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Rascati, Karen L., Ph.D.
Stewart Turley/Eckerd Corporation Centennial
Endowed Professor of Health Outcomes
& Pharmacy Practice
PHR 3.210D
512-471-1637
krascati@austin.utexas.edu


Selective Recent Research Presentations
  1. Park H, Rascati KL, Lawson KA, Barner J, Richards K, Malone DC, Impact of Medicare Part D Coverage on Health Outcomes In End-Stage Renal Disease. ISPOR 18th Annual International Meeting, New Orleans LA, May 2013.


  2. Jiang S, Ma X, Desai P, Rascati KL. A Systematic Review on the Quality of Pharmacoeconomics Studies In China. ISPOR 18th Annual International Meeting, New Orleans LA, May 2013.


  3. Desai P, Lawson K, Rascati KL, Richards EK. Indirect Costs of Schizophrenia for Community-Dwelling Texas Residents. ISPOR 18th Annual International Meeting, New Orleans LA, May 2013.


  4. Rascati KL, Lawson K, Richards K, Desai P, Miller A. Burden of Schizophrenia in Texas. ISPOR 18th Annual International Meeting, New Orleans LA, May 2013.


  5. Griggs SK, Brown C, Lawson KA, Rascati KL, Wilson JP. Examination of University Students' Intention to Utilize Emergency Contraception Using the Theory Of Planned Behavior. ISPOR 18th Annual International Meeting, New Orleans LA, May 2013.


  6. Shcherbakova N, Rascati KL, Brown CM, Lawson K, Richards EK, Novak S, Yoder L. Acute Care Utilization in Patients with Epilepsy on Antiepileptic Monotherapy. ISPOR 18th Annual International Meeting, New Orleans LA, May 2013.


  7. Scalo JF, Desai P, Rascati KL. Quality Of Life Scores Associated With Insomnia and Use of Hypnotic Medications. ISPOR 18th Annual International Meeting, New Orleans LA, May 2013.


  8. Chandwani H, Strassels S, Rascati KL, Lawson KA, Wilson JP. Predictors of Inpatient Admission Following Opioid Analgesic Abuse-Related Emergency Department Visits in the United States. ISPOR 18th Annual International Meeting, New Orleans LA, May 2013.


  9. Adeyemi A, Rascati KL, Cheng LI, Prasla K. Assessment of the Incidence of Flares for Gouty Arthritis Patients within the Scott & White Health Care System. ISPOR 18th Annual International Meeting, New Orleans LA, May 2013.


  10. Park H, Rascati KL, Keith MS. Impact Model of Medicare Bundled End-stage Renal Disease Prospective Payment System: A Dialysis Organization Perspective, accepted for American Society of Nephrology (ASN) meeting, San Diego CA, October, 2012


  11. Makhinova T, Makhinova EN, Rascati KL. Pharmacoeconomic Education for Pharmacy Students in the Russian Federation. Accepted for ISPOR 15th Annual European Congress, Berlin, Germany, November 2012.


  12. Chandwani HS, Strassels SA, Rascati KL, Lawson KA, Wilson JP. Emergency Department Visits and Inpatient Admissions for Opioid Abuse-Related Events: National Estimates for the United States (2006–2008). International Society for Pharmacoepidemiology, Barcelona, Spain August, 2012.


  13. Makhinova T, Rascati KL. An Update (2011) on Pharmacoeconomic

  14. Education in US Schools and Colleges of Pharmacy. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Annual Meeting, Kissimmee FL, June 2012


  15. Park H, Park C, Kim Y, Rascati KL. A Meta_Ananlysis of Efficacy and Safty of DPP4 Inhibitors in Type 2 Diabetes. ISPOR 17th Annual International Meeting, Washington, D.C. June 2012.


  16. Adeyemi A, Rascati KL, Strassels S, Lawson K. Adherence to Oral Antidiabetic Medications in the Pediatric Populations with Type 2 Diabetes. ISPOR 17th Annual International Meeting, Washington, D.C. June 2012.


  17. Cheng LI, Rascati KL. Effect of Medicare Part D on Drug Utilization, Drug Expenditures, and Health Care Spending in Patients with Chronic Pulmonary Obstructive Disease. ISPOR 17th Annual International Meeting, Washington, D.C. June 2012.


  18. Desai P, Lawson K, Rascati KL, Barner JC. Identifying Characteristics of Patients With High Schizophrenia-Related Costs. ISPOR 17th Annual International Meeting, Washington, D.C. June 2012.


  19. Chandwani H, Strassels S, Rascati KL, Lawson K, Wilson JP National Estimates And Potential Predictors of Emergency Department (ED) and Inpatient Care Costs For Events Related To Abuse or Misuse of Opioid Analgesics. ISPOR 17th Annual International Meeting, Washington, D.C. June 2012.


  20. Makhinova T, Rascati KL. Pharmacoeconomic Education in Schools and Colleges of Pharmacy in 2011 in the United States. ISPOR 17th Annual International Meeting, Washington, D.C. June 2012.


  21. Gavaza P, Brown CM, Rascati KL, Lawson K, Wilson JP, Steinhardt MA. Using The Theory of Planned Behavior To Predict Texas Pharmacists' Intention To Report Serious Adverse Drug Events To The FDA. ISPOR 17th Annual International Meeting, Washington, D.C. June 2012.


  22. Rascati KL, Richards K, Nwokeji E. Once−Monthly Depot Medication Use by Children with Central Precocious Puberty (CPP) in the Texas Medicaid Population. Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS). Boston MA, April 2012
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  24. Cheng L, Rascati KL. Predicting healthcare expenditures and utilization in patients with dyslipidemia using the updated Charlson comorbidity index (CCI) and prior expenditures. ISPOR 14th Annual European Congress, Madrid, Spain, November 2011


  25. Cheng L, Rascati KL. Validation of the updated Charlson comorbidity index (CCI) for use in patients with diabetes or asthma: a comparison study. ISPOR 14th Annual European Congress, Madrid, Spain, November 2011


  26. Cheng L, Rascati KL. Validating an alternative weighting algorithm of the Charlson comorbidity index (CCI) for risk adjustment in previously hospitalized patients. ISPOR 14th Annual European Congress, Madrid, Spain, November 2011.


  27. Rascati ME, Park H, Rascati KL. Direct Costs Of Head And Neck Cancer in the US: An Analysis Using 2008 Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) Data. ISPOR 14th Annual European Congress, Madrid, Spain, November 2011.


  28. Park H, Rascati KL direct costs of pneumonia in the united states: an analysis of 2008 medical expenditure panel survey (MEPS) data. ISPOR 14th Annual European Congress, Madrid, Spain, November 2011.

  29. Rascati KL, Prasla K, Park H, McBayne T. "Evaluation of healthcare costs for patients with gout by serum uric acid" at the American College of Rheumatology 75th Annual Scientific Meeting, Chicago, IL. Nov 2011.


  30. Bird AM, Smith TL, Mican LM, Rascati KL. Impact of the CATIE Tiral on Antipsychotic Prescribing Patterns at a State Psychiatric Facility. Annual College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP) Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, May 2011.

  31. Cheng L, Rascati KL, Trice SK, Lawson KA, Barner JC. Validation of the Updated Charlson Comorbidity Index (CCI) to Predict Healthcare Utilization for Diabetic Patients Using Administrative Data.  International Society of Outcomes and Pharmacoeconomics Research (ISPOR) 16th Annual International Meeting, Baltimore, MD, May 2011. *Awarded Best Student Podium Award

  32. Kim D, Park H, Rascati KL , Measures of medication adherence in orals vs. long-acting risperidone in Texas Medicaid patients with schizophrenia. International Society of Outcomes and Pharmacoeconomics Research (ISPOR) 16th Annual International Meeting, Baltimore, MD, May 2011. * Awarded Best Poster Award

  33. Desai P, Chandwani H, Rascati K. Assessing the Quality of Pharmacoeconomics Studies in India: A Systematic Review. International Society of Outcomes and Pharmacoeconomics Research (ISPOR) 16th Annual International Meeting, Baltimore, MD, May 2011.

  34. Park H, Kim DN, Rascati KL. Comparisons of Mental Health-Related Medical Care Utilization and Costs Following the Initiation of Oral vs. Long-Acting Injectable Risperidone in Patients with Schizophrenia. International Society of Outcomes and Pharmacoeconomics Research (ISPOR) 16th Annual International Meeting, Baltimore, MD, May 2011.

  35. Desai P, Lawson K, Barner JC, Rascati KL. Estimation of Direct Costs of Treating Schizophrenia for Community Dwelling Residents in the United States. International Society of Outcomes and Pharmacoeconomics Research (ISPOR) 16th Annual International Meeting, Baltimore, MD, May 2011.

  36. Oladapo AO, Barner JC, Rascati KL, Strassels S. Examining Adherence with Medications used in Treating Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathic Pain and Their Association with Oral anti-diabetic Medication Adherence. International Society of Outcomes and Pharmacoeconomics Research (ISPOR) 16th Annual International Meeting, Baltimore, MD, May 2011.

  37. Gavaza P, Rascati KL, Oladapo AO, Khoza S. The State of Health Economics Evaluation in South Africa: A Systematic Review. International Society of Outcomes and Pharmacoeconomics Research (ISPOR) 16th Annual International Meeting, Baltimore, MD, May 2011.

  38. Khoza S, Barner JC, Lawson K, Rascati KL, Wilson JP, Bohman TM. Use of Antidepressants and the Risk of Diabetes Mellitus: A Retrospective Cohort Study. International Society of Outcomes and Pharmacoeconomics Research (ISPOR) 16th Annual International Meeting, Baltimore, MD, May 2011.

  39. Khoza S, Barner JC, Lawson K, Rascati KL, Wilson JP, Bohman TM. Use of Antidepressants and the Risk of Diabetes Mellitus: A Nested Case-Control Study. International Society of Outcomes and Pharmacoeconomics Research (ISPOR) 16th Annual International Meeting, Baltimore, MD, May 2011.

  40. Rascati K, Richards K, Stafkey-Mailey D, Ott C, Goddard A, Alvir J,Sanders K. Adherence, Persistence, and Medical Costs Associated with the Use of Clinically Effective Doses of Antipsychotic Medications in Patients with Bipolar Disorder. Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, April 2011

  41. Rascati K, Prasla K, Park H, McBayne T, Comparison of Health Care Costs for Gout Patients by Uric Acid Level Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN. April 2011.

  42. Kim YA, Loucks A, Yokoyama G, Lightwood J, Rascati K, Serxner S, Evaluation of a Value-Based Insurance Design in a Large Retail Employer Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, April 2011.

  43. Cheng L, Rascati K, Trice SK, Barner JC, Lawson KA, Performance of Different Comorbidity Measures to Predict Health Care Expenditures, Hospitalizations, and Emergency Department Visits for Patients with Diabetes Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, April 2011.

  44. Park H, Kim YA, Rascati KL, Efficacy and safety of dipeptidyl-peptidase 4 [DPP4] inhibitors in type 2 diabetes: Meta-analysis. American Pharmacists Association (AphA) Annual Meeting & Exposition 2011, Seattle, WA, March 2011. * Awarded 2011 APhA-APRS Postgraduate Best Paper Award-ESAS Poster.

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Last Reviewed: May 16, 2013

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