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Use of Evidence-Based Medications in Treating Medicare Beneficiaries with Osteoporosis

Time

Mon, Jun 16 7:45AM
M 01

Title

Use of Evidence-Based Medications in Treating Medicare Beneficiaries with Osteoporosis

Abstract Summary

Pooling those with osteoporosis aged 70+ years enrolled in stand-alone Part D plans from 1/1/2006 through 12/31/2008, or death from a random 5% sample of Medicare beneficiaries to assess effect of residential status on prevalence and patterns of evidence-based drugs use in treating osteoporosis.

Poster Presenter

Feng-Hua Ellen Loh
MBA,
PhD Candidate, Department of Pharmaceutical Health Services Research ,
University of Maryland School of Pharmacy
United States