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Browsing by Author "Zoega, Helga"

Browsing by Author "Zoega, Helga"

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  • Narayan, Sujita W.; Pearson, Sallie‐Anne; Litchfield, Melisa; Le Couteur, David G.; Buckley, Nicholas; McLachlan, Andrew J.; Zoega, Helga (Wiley, 2019-07-07)
    Aims: We investigated anticholinergic medicines use among older adults initiating dementia medicines. Methods: We used Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme dispensing claims to identify patients who initiated donepezil, rivastigmine, galantamine or memantine ...
  • Cesta, Carolyn E; Cohen, Jacqueline M; Pazzagli, Laura; Bateman, Brian T; Bröms, Gabriella; Einarsdottir, Kristjana; Furu, Kari; Havard, Alys; Heino, Anna; Hernandez-Diaz, Sonia; Huybrechts, Krista F; Karlstad, Øystein; Kieler, Helle; Li, Jiong; Leinonen, Maarit K; Gulseth, Hanne L; Tran, Duong; Yu, Yongfu; Zoega, Helga; Odsbu, Ingvild (BMJ, 2019-11-01)
    Objective Diabetes in pregnancy and consequently the need for treatment with antidiabetic medication (ADM) has become increasingly prevalent. The prevalence and patterns of use of ADM in pregnancy from 2006 onward in seven different countries was ...
  • Brett, Jonathan; Zoega, Helga; Buckley, Nicholas A.; Daniels, Benjamin J.; Elshaug, Adam G.; Pearson, Sallie-Anne (Springer Nature, 2018-12)
    Background The global Choosing Wisely campaign has identified the following psychotropic prescribing as low-value (harmful or wasteful): (1) benzodiazepine use in the elderly, (2) antipsychotic use in dementia and (3) prescribing two or more antipsychotics ...
  • Bruno, Claudia; Pearson, Sallie-Anne; Daniels, Benjamin; Buckley, Nicholas A; Schaffer, Andrea; Zoega, Helga (BMJ, 2020-04-20)
    Background Proton pump inhibitor (PPI) use is widespread. There have been increasing concerns about overuse of high-dose PPIs for durations longer than clinically necessary. Objective To evaluate the impact of national education initiatives on reducing ...
  • Sverrisson, Friðgeir A.; Bateman, Brian T.; Aspelund, Thor; Skúlason, Sigurgrímur; Zoega, Helga (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2018-11-21)
    Background Hypertensive disorders complicate up to 10% of pregnancies. Evidence suggests a potential association between maternal hypertensive disorders during pregnancy, particularly preeclampsia, and adverse neurodevelopment in the offspring, but ...