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Psychotropic Drug Use Among Autistic Individuals Enrolled In A State Medicaid Fee-for-service Program

Time

Mon, Jun 25 11:00AM
M 04

Title

Psychotropic Drug Use Among Autistic Individuals Enrolled In A State Medicaid Fee-for-service Program

Abstract Summary

A cross-sectional analysis of the 2007 Mississippi (MS) Medicaid claims data was performed. Study sample included recipients with autism. Average number and cost of psychotropic drug claims were reported. Factors predicting the use of psychotropic drugs were determined using logistic regression.

Poster Presenter

Krutika Jariwala
MS,
Graduate Research Assistant,
University of Mississippi
United States

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