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Cost-related nonadherence to medicines in people with multiple chronic conditions.

Res Social Adm Pharm 2020 Mar 20;16(3):415-421. Epub 2019 Jun 20.

The University of British Columbia, Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, 2206, E Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T1Z3, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sapharm.2019.06.008DOI Listing
March 2020

Emergency department-based medication review on outpatient health services utilization: interrupted time series.

BMC Health Serv Res 2020 Mar 26;20(1):254. Epub 2020 Mar 26.

Centre for Clinical Epidemiology & Evaluation, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, 900 West 10th Ave, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 1M9, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12913-020-05108-6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7098150PMC
March 2020

Is attending birth dying out? Trends in obstetric care provision among primary care physicians in British Columbia.

Can Fam Physician 2019 Dec;65(12):901-909

Emeritus Professor in the School of Population and Public Health at the University of British Columbia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6907372PMC
December 2019

Impact of brand drug discount cards on private insurer, government and patient expenditures.

CMAJ 2019 Nov;191(45):E1237-E1241

UBC Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health (Law, Chan, Worthington) and the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences (Harrison), The University of British Columbia; Centre for Health Evaluation & Outcome Sciences (Harrison), St. Paul's Hospital, Vancouver, BC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.190098DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6861153PMC
November 2019

Income-related disparities in private prescription drug coverage in Canada.

CMAJ Open 2019 Oct-Dec;7(4):E618-E623. Epub 2019 Oct 11.

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC

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http://dx.doi.org/10.9778/cmajo.20190085DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6791783PMC
October 2019

The impact of pharmacy-based immunization services on the likelihood of immunization in the United States.

J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 2018 Sep - Oct;58(5):505-514.e2. Epub 2018 Aug 1.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.japh.2018.05.011DOI Listing
September 2019

The impact of the introduction of a formulary into a large Canadian private drug plan: an interrupted time-series analysis.

CMAJ Open 2019 Jul-Sep;7(3):E472-E477. Epub 2019 Jul 18.

Faculty of Human and Social Development (Cassels, Law), University of Victoria, Victoria, BC; Centre for Health Services and Policy Research (Law), School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.9778/cmajo.20180124DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6639096PMC
July 2019

Antibiotic prescribing for pediatric respiratory infections: What explains a large variation among physicians?

Can Fam Physician 2019 06;65(6):e278-e291

Associate Professor in the School of Population and Public Health and in the Centre for Health Services and Policy Research at the University of British Columbia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6738385PMC
June 2019

Causes of death among women with epithelial ovarian cancer by length of survival post-diagnosis: a population-based study in British Columbia, Canada.

Int J Gynecol Cancer 2019 03 21;29(3):593-598. Epub 2018 Dec 21.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/ijgc-2018-000040DOI Listing
March 2019

Trends in Providing Out-of-Office, Urgent After-Hours, and On-Call Care in British Columbia.

Ann Fam Med 2019 03;17(2):116-124

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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http://www.annfammed.org/lookup/doi/10.1370/afm.2366
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1370/afm.2366DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6411390PMC
March 2019

Impact of a household-level deductible on prescription drug use among lower-income adults: a quasi-experimental study.

CMAJ Open 2019 Jan-Mar;7(1):E167-E173. Epub 2019 Mar 29.

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research (Law, Cheng, Worthington, McGrail, Chan, Laba), School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC; Department of Medicine (Majumdar), University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta.; Menzies Centre for Health Policy (Laba), Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia; Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation (Laba), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC; Li Ka Shing Centre for Healthcare Analytics Research and Training (Mamdani), St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, Ont.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.9778/cmajo.20180198DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6440883PMC
March 2019

Effect of a community health worker mHealth monitoring system on uptake of maternal and newborn health services in Rwanda.

Glob Health Res Policy 2019 22;4. Epub 2019 Mar 22.

1Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, Faculty of Medicine, School of Population and Public Health, The University of British Columbia, 201-2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T1Z3 Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s41256-019-0098-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6429813PMC
March 2019

Reply.

J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 2017 May - Jun;57(3):298-299. Epub 2017 Mar 6.

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.japh.2017.01.025DOI Listing
January 2019

Changes in employer-sponsored private health insurance among retirees in Ontario: a cross-sectional study.

CMAJ Open 2019 Jan-Mar;7(1):E15-E22. Epub 2019 Jan 21.

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health (Chan, McGrail, Law), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC; Department of Medicine (Majumdar), University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.9778/cmajo.20180067DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6342701PMC
January 2019

Antibiotics use among Palestine refugees attending UNRWA primary health care centers in Jordan - A cross-sectional study.

Travel Med Infect Dis 2018 Mar - Apr;22:25-29. Epub 2018 Feb 16.

United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East, UNRWA HQ (A), Amman, Jordan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tmaid.2018.02.004DOI Listing
December 2018

The impact of the 2008/2009 financial crisis on specialist physician activity in Canada.

Health Econ 2018 11 19;27(11):1859-1867. Epub 2018 Jun 19.

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hec.3786DOI Listing
November 2018

Patterns of borrowing to finance out-of-pocket prescription drug costs in Canada: a descriptive analysis.

CMAJ Open 2018 Oct-Dec;6(4):E544-E550. Epub 2018 Nov 19.

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research (Kolhatkar, Cheng, Law), School of Population and Public Health; School of Population and Public Health (Morgan), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC; Faculty of Health Sciences (Goldsmith), Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC; Health Quality Ontario (Dhalla); Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute (Dhalla), St. Michael's Hospital; Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (Dhalla), Toronto, Ont.; Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology (Holbrook), Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.9778/cmajo.20180063DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6276978PMC
November 2018

Will the Real Physician Retirees Please Stand Up?

Healthc Policy 2018 11;14(2):32-39

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.12927/hcpol.2018.25688DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7008673PMC
November 2018

Effect of incentive payments on chronic disease management and health services use in British Columbia, Canada: Interrupted time series analysis.

Health Policy 2018 02 10;122(2):157-164. Epub 2017 Nov 10.

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, 2206 E Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healthpol.2017.11.001DOI Listing
February 2018

The consequences of patient charges for prescription drugs in Canada: a cross-sectional survey.

CMAJ Open 2018 Feb;6(1):E63-E70

Affiliations: Centre for Health Services and Policy Research (Law, Cheng, Kolhatkar); School of Population and Public Health (Law, Cheng, Kolhatkar, Morgan), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC; Faculty of Health Sciences (Goldsmith), Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC; Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology (Holbrook), Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont.; Health Quality Ontario (Dhalla); Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute (Dhalla), St. Michael's Hospital; Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (Dhalla), Toronto, Ont.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.9778/cmajo.20180008DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5878943PMC
February 2018

Understanding the patient experience of cost-related non-adherence to prescription medications through typology development and application.

Soc Sci Med 2017 12 9;194:51-59. Epub 2017 Oct 9.

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2017.10.007DOI Listing
December 2017

Erectile Dysfunction Medications and Treatment for Cardiometabolic Risk Factors: A Pharmacoepidemiologic Study.

J Sex Med 2017 12;14(12):1597-1605

The Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsxm.2017.10.063DOI Listing
December 2017

Patterns of physician retirement and pre-retirement activity: a population-based cohort study.

CMAJ 2017 Dec;189(49):E1517-E1523

Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation (Hedden), Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, BC; Faculty of Health Sciences (Lavergne), Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC; Centre for Health Services and Policy Research (McGrail, Law, Cheng, Ahuja, Barer), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.170231DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5718891PMC
December 2017

The impact of a physician detailing and sampling program for generic atorvastatin: an interrupted time series analysis.

Implement Sci 2017 Nov 25;12(1):141. Epub 2017 Nov 25.

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13012-017-0671-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5702229PMC
November 2017

The impact of medication reviews by community pharmacists.

J Am Pharm Assoc (2003) 2016 Sep-Oct;56(5):513-520.e1

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.japh.2016.05.002DOI Listing
September 2017

The Cardiovascular Safety of Dutasteride.

J Urol 2017 05 16;197(5):1309-1314. Epub 2016 Nov 16.

Department of Family and Community Medicine (SCS), University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; University of Toronto (JMP, MMM, DJ), Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (EMM, JMP, MMM, DJ), Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute and Applied Health Research Centre, St. Michael's Hospital (MMM), Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Sunnybrook Research Institute (DJ), Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University (JMP), Hamilton, Ontario, Canada; Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia (SCS, MRL), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; King Saud University (MMM), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2016.11.082DOI Listing
May 2017

Impact of income-based deductibles on drug use and health care utilization among older adults.

CMAJ 2017 May;189(19):E690-E696

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research (Law, Cheng, Worthington, McGrail, Chan), School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC; Li Ka Shing Centre for Health-care Analytics Research and Training (Mamdani), St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, Ont.; Department of Medicine (Majumdar), University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.161119DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5433870PMC
May 2017

Effect of Hospital Closures on Acute Care Outcomes in British Columbia, Canada: An Interrupted Time Series Study.

Med Care 2017 Jan;55(1):50-56

UBC Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MLR.0000000000000619DOI Listing
January 2017

Sex-related Differences in Emergency Department Renal Colic Management: Females Have Fewer Computed Tomography Scans but Similar Outcomes.

Acad Emerg Med 2016 10;23(10):1153-1160

Department of Emergency Medicine, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/acem.13041DOI Listing
October 2016

A population-based analysis of incentive payments to primary care physicians for the care of patients with complex disease.

CMAJ 2016 Oct 15;188(15):E375-E383. Epub 2016 Aug 15.

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine (Lavergne, Law, Peterson, Cheng, McGrail), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC; Faculty of Health Sciences (Lavergne), Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC; Department of Family Medicine (Garrison), University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta.; Department of Economics (Hurley), McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.150858DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5056888PMC
October 2016

Examining regional variation in health care spending in British Columbia, Canada.

Health Policy 2016 Jul 20;120(7):739-48. Epub 2016 Apr 20.

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, 201-2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z3. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healthpol.2016.04.007DOI Listing
July 2016

Systematic Review of Factors Associated with Antibiotic Prescribing for Respiratory Tract Infections.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2016 07 20;60(7):4106-18. Epub 2016 Jun 20.

School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada Division of Infectious Diseases, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/AAC.00209-16DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4914667PMC
July 2016

Erectile Dysfunction and Undiagnosed Diabetes, Hypertension, and Hypercholesterolemia.

Ann Fam Med 2015 Jul-Aug;13(4):331-5

The Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1370/afm.1816DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4508173PMC
April 2016

The Impact of Private Insurance Coverage on Prescription Drug Use in Ontario, Canada.

Healthc Policy 2015 May;10(4):62-74

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4748350PMC
May 2015

The effect of competing direct-to-consumer advertising campaigns on the use of drugs for benign prostatic hyperplasia: time series analysis.

J Gen Intern Med 2015 Apr 23;30(4):514-20. Epub 2014 Oct 23.

The Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada,

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s11606-014-3063-y
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11606-014-3063-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4371008PMC
April 2015

The increasing inefficiency of private health insurance in Canada.

CMAJ 2014 Sep 24;186(12):E470-4. Epub 2014 Mar 24.

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research (Law, Kratzer), School of Population and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC; Department of Medicine (Dhalla), University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont.; Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute (Dhalla), St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, Ont.; Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (Dhalla), Toronto, Ont.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.130913DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4150733PMC
September 2014

The characteristics and fulfillment of conditional prescription drug approvals in Canada.

Authors:
Michael R Law

Health Policy 2014 Jun 15;116(2-3):154-61. Epub 2014 Mar 15.

The Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healthpol.2014.03.003DOI Listing
June 2014

The implications of the feminization of the primary care physician workforce on service supply: a systematic review.

Hum Resour Health 2014 Jun 4;12:32. Epub 2014 Jun 4.

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, 201-2206 East Mall, V6T 1Z3 Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1478-4491-12-32DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4057816PMC
June 2014

Racial and ethnic disparities in the use of antipsychotic medication: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 2013 Dec 14;48(12):1861-72. Epub 2013 Aug 14.

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, 201-2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z3, Canada,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00127-013-0753-4DOI Listing
December 2013

Private expenditures on brand name prescription drugs after generic entry.

Appl Health Econ Health Policy 2013 Oct;11(5):523-9

Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40258-013-0052-yDOI Listing
October 2013

The road to competitive generic drug prices in Canada.

CMAJ 2013 Sep 19;185(13):1141-4. Epub 2012 Nov 19.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.121367DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3778465PMC
September 2013

The impact of high-deductible health plans on men and women: an analysis of emergency department care.

Med Care 2013 Aug;51(8):639-45

Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MLR.0b013e31829742d0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4012427PMC
August 2013

Cost-control mechanisms in Canadian private drug plans.

Healthc Policy 2013 Aug;9(1):35-43

Research Assistant, Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3999546PMC
August 2013

Cesarean sections: the authors reply.

Health Aff (Millwood) 2013 Jun;32(6):1171

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1377/hlthaff.2013.0273DOI Listing
June 2013

Growth in private payments for health care by Canadian households.

Health Policy 2013 May 16;110(2-3):141-6. Epub 2013 Feb 16.

The Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, The University of British Columbia, 201-2206 East Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6T 1Z3, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healthpol.2013.01.014DOI Listing
May 2013

How does complementary private prescription drug insurance coverage affect seniors' use of publicly funded medications?

Health Policy 2013 May 19;110(2-3):147-55. Epub 2013 Mar 19.

School of Public Policy and Governance, University of Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healthpol.2013.02.010DOI Listing
May 2013

Here today, gone tomorrow: the issue attention cycle and national print media coverage of prescription drug financing in Canada.

Health Policy 2013 Apr 16;110(1):67-75. Epub 2013 Feb 16.

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, 201-2206 East Mall, Vancouver BC, V6T 1Z3, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healthpol.2013.01.006DOI Listing
April 2013

Cesarean delivery rates vary tenfold among US hospitals; reducing variation may address quality and cost issues.

Health Aff (Millwood) 2013 Mar;32(3):527-35

Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1377/hlthaff.2012.1030DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3615450PMC
March 2013

Money left on the table: generic drug prices in Canada.

Authors:
Michael R Law

Healthc Policy 2013 Feb;8(3):17-25

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3999558PMC
February 2013

The geographic accessibility of pharmacies in Nova Scotia.

Can Pharm J (Ott) 2013 Jan;146(1):39-46

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health (Law, Heard), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1715163512473062DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3676246PMC
January 2013

Comparability of self-reported medication use and pharmacy claims data.

Health Rep 2013 Jan;24(1):3-9

University of Toronto.

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January 2013

Drug development: Innovation or imitation deficit?

BMJ 2012 Sep 4;345:e5880. Epub 2012 Sep 4.

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September 2012

The essential and potentially inappropriate use of antipsychotics across income groups: an analysis of linked administrative data.

Can J Psychiatry 2012 Aug;57(8):488-95

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/070674371205700807DOI Listing
August 2012

The effect of cost on adherence to prescription medications in Canada.

CMAJ 2012 Feb 16;184(3):297-302. Epub 2012 Jan 16.

The Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.111270DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3281154PMC
February 2012

Prescription drug use in pregnancy: a retrospective, population-based study in British Columbia, Canada (2001-2006).

Clin Ther 2012 Jan 14;34(1):239-249.e2. Epub 2011 Dec 14.

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S014929181100780
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clinthera.2011.11.025DOI Listing
January 2012

The short-term impact of Ontario's generic pricing reforms.

PLoS One 2011 28;6(7):e23030. Epub 2011 Jul 28.

The Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3145787PMC
December 2011

Despite law, fewer than one in eight completed studies of drugs and biologics are reported on time on ClinicalTrials.gov.

Health Aff (Millwood) 2011 Dec;30(12):2338-45

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research at University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.

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http://www.healthaffairs.org/doi/10.1377/hlthaff.2011.0172
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1377/hlthaff.2011.0172DOI Listing
December 2011

Ethnic disparities in antipsychotic drug use in British Columbia: a cross-sectional retrospective study.

Psychiatr Serv 2011 Sep;62(9):1026-31

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, 201-2206 East Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z3, Canada.

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September 2011

British Columbia hospitals: examination and assessment of payment reform (B-CHeaPR).

BMC Health Serv Res 2011 Jun 24;11:150. Epub 2011 Jun 24.

University of British Columbia, Faculty of Medicine, Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, 201-2206 East Mall, Vancouver, B.C., V6T 1Z3, Canada.

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June 2011

Purchasing prescription drugs in Canada: hang together or hang separately.

Healthc Policy 2011 May;6(4):22-6

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC.

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May 2011

The sources and popularity of online drug information: an analysis of top search engine results and web page views.

Ann Pharmacother 2011 Mar 22;45(3):350-6. Epub 2011 Feb 22.

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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March 2011

Geographic accessibility of community pharmacies in ontario.

Healthc Policy 2011 Feb;6(3):36-46

Assistant Professor, Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC.

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February 2011

Effects of prescription adaptation by pharmacists.

BMC Health Serv Res 2010 Nov 17;10:313. Epub 2010 Nov 17.

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, The University of British Columbia, 201-2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z3, Canada.

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November 2010

Is newer always better? Re-evaluating the benefits of newer pharmaceuticals.

J Health Econ 2010 Sep 24;29(5):743-50. Epub 2010 Jul 24.

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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September 2010

Costs and consequences of direct-to-consumer advertising for clopidogrel in Medicaid.

Arch Intern Med 2009 Nov;169(21):1969-74

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November 2009

Use of atypical antipsychotic drugs for schizophrenia in Maine Medicaid following a policy change.

Health Aff (Millwood) 2008 May-Jun;27(3):w185-95. Epub 2008 Apr 1.

Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, in Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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April 2009

Effect of illicit direct to consumer advertising on use of etanercept, mometasone, and tegaserod in Canada: controlled longitudinal study.

BMJ 2008 Sep 2;337:a1055. Epub 2008 Sep 2.

Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, 133 Brookline Avenue, 6th floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.a1055DOI Listing
September 2008

Effect of prior authorization of second-generation antipsychotic agents on pharmacy utilization and reimbursements.

Psychiatr Serv 2008 May;59(5):540-6

Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA 02215, USA.

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May 2008

A longitudinal study of medication nonadherence and hospitalization risk in schizophrenia.

J Clin Psychiatry 2008 Jan;69(1):47-53

Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School, and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, Mass. 02215, USA.

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January 2008

Cost-effectiveness of schizophrenia pharmacotherapy.

Am J Psychiatry 2007 Apr;164(4):678; author reply 678-9

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April 2007