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Brian Sauer

TitleAsst Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Denver - Anschutz Medical Campus
DepartmentSOM-NEUR General Operations
Phone720848 2593

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    1. Garcia BN, Lu CC, Stephens AR, Kazmers NH, Chen W, Leng J, Li L, Sauer BC, Tyser AR. Risk of Total Wrist Arthrodesis or Reoperation Following 4-Corner Arthrodesis or Proximal Row Carpectomy for Stage-II SLAC/SNAC Arthritis: A Propensity Score Analysis of 502 Wrists. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2020 Jun 17; 102(12):1050-1058. PMID: 32187124.
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    2. Sauer BC, Chen W, Shen J, Accortt NA, Collier DH, Cannon GW. Major Therapeutic Changes Have the Potential to Produce Significant Clinical Response Across a Broad Range of Disease Activity: An Observational Study of US Veterans with Rheumatoid Arthritis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2020 Mar 12. PMID: 32166882.
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    3. Jones BE, Ying J, Stevens V, Haroldsen C, He T, Nevers M, Christensen MA, Nelson RE, Stoddard GJ, Sauer BC, Yarbrough PM, Jones MM, Goetz MB, Greene T, Samore MH. Empirical Anti-MRSA vs Standard Antibiotic Therapy and Risk of 30-Day Mortality in Patients Hospitalized for Pneumonia. JAMA Intern Med. 2020 Feb 17. PMID: 32065604.
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    4. Halwani AS, Rasmussen KM, Patil V, Li CC, Yong CM, Burningham Z, Gupta S, Narayanan S, Lin SW, Carroll S, Mhatre SK, Graff JN, Dreicer R, Sauer BC. Real-world practice patterns in veterans with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer. Urol Oncol. 2020 Jan; 38(1):1.e1-1.e10. PMID: 31704142.
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    5. Walsh JA, Pei S, Penmetsa GK, Sauer BC, Patil V, Walker JH, Clewell J, Douglas KM, Clegg DO, Cannon GW, Halwani A. Treatment Patterns with Disease-Modifying Antirheumatic Drugs in U.S. Veterans with Newly Diagnosed Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, or Ankylosing Spondylitis. J Manag Care Spec Pharm. 2019 Nov; 25(11):1218-1228. PMID: 31663467.
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    6. Cannon GW, Rojas J, Reimold A, Mikuls TR, Bergman D, Sauer BC. Extraction of Rheumatoid Arthritis Disease Activity Measures From Electronic Health Records Using Automated Processing Algorithms. ACR Open Rheumatol. 2019 Dec; 1(10):632-639. PMID: 31872185.
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    7. Burningham Z, Chen W, Sauer BC, Richter Lagha R, Hansen J, Huynh T, Patel S, Leng J, Halwani A, Kramer BJ. VA Geriatric Scholars Program's impact on prescribing potentially inappropriate medications. Am J Manag Care. 2019 09; 25(9):425-430. PMID: 31518091.
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    8. Erhardt DP, Cannon GW, Teng CC, Mikuls TR, Curtis JR, Sauer BC. Low Persistence Rates in Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis Treated With Triple Therapy and Adverse Drug Events Associated With Sulfasalazine. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2019 10; 71(10):1326-1335. PMID: 30221485.
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    9. England BR, Roul P, Mahajan TD, Singh N, Yu F, Sayles H, Cannon GW, Sauer BC, Baker JF, Curtis JR, Mikuls TR. Performance of Administrative Algorithms to Identify Interstitial Lung Disease in Rheumatoid Arthritis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2019 Aug 17. PMID: 31421018.
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    10. Peters CB, Hansen JL, Halwani A, Cho ME, Leng J, Huynh T, Burningham Z, Caloyeras J, Matsuda T, Sauer BC. Validation of Algorithms Used to Identify Red Blood Cell Transfusion Related Admissions in Veteran Patients with End Stage Renal Disease. EGEMS (Wash DC). 2019 Jul 03; 7(1):23. PMID: 31304183.
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    11. Cannon GW, Erickson AR, Teng CC, Huynh T, Austin S, Wade SW, Stolshek BS, Collier DH, Mutebi A, Sauer BC. Tumour necrosis factor inhibitor exposure and radiographic outcomes in Veterans with rheumatoid arthritis: a longitudinal cohort study. Rheumatol Adv Pract. 2019; 3(1):rkz015. PMID: 31763619.
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    12. Cho ME, Hansen JL, Peters CB, Cheung AK, Greene T, Sauer BC. An increased mortality risk is associated with abnormal iron status in diabetic and non-diabetic Veterans with predialysis chronic kidney disease. Kidney Int. 2019 09; 96(3):750-760. PMID: 31345582.
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    13. Walsh JA, Pei S, Penmetsa G, Hansen JL, Cannon GW, Clegg DO, Sauer BC. Identification of Axial Spondyloarthritis Patients in a Large Dataset: The Development and Validation of Novel Methods. J Rheumatol. 2020 Jan; 47(1):42-49. PMID: 30877217.
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    14. Baker JF, England BR, Mikuls TR, Sayles H, Cannon GW, Sauer BC, George MD, Caplan L, Michaud K. Obesity, Weight Loss, and Progression of Disability in Rheumatoid Arthritis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2018 12; 70(12):1740-1747. PMID: 29707921.
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    15. Stever JR, Cannon GW, Teng CC, Accortt NA, Collier DH, Sauer BC. Utility of administrative and clinical data to predict major change in medical treatment in US Veterans enrolled in the Veterans Affairs Rheumatoid Arthritis (VARA) registry. Clin Exp Rheumatol. 2019 Jul-Aug; 37(4):552-560. PMID: 30418115.
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    16. McCulley CB, Barton JL, Cannon GW, Sauer BC, Teng CC, George MD, Caplan L, England BR, Mikuls TR, Baker JF. Body mass index and persistence of conventional DMARDs and TNF inhibitors in rheumatoid arthritis. Clin Exp Rheumatol. 2019 May-Jun; 37(3):422-428. PMID: 30418120.
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    17. England BR, Sayles H, Michaud K, Thiele GM, Poole JA, Caplan L, Sauer BC, Cannon GW, Reimold A, Kerr GS, Baker JF, Mikuls TR. Chronic lung disease in U.S. Veterans with rheumatoid arthritis and the impact on survival. Clin Rheumatol. 2018 Nov; 37(11):2907-2915. PMID: 30280369.
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    18. George MD, Sauer BC, Teng CC, Cannon GW, England BR, Kerr GS, Mikuls TR, Baker JF. Biologic and Glucocorticoid Use after Methotrexate Initiation in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis. J Rheumatol. 2019 04; 46(4):343-350. PMID: 30275262.
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    19. Bress AP, Dodson JA, King JB, Sauer BC, Reese T, Crook J, Radwanski P, Knippenberg K, Greene T, Nelson RE, Munger MA, Weintraub WS, LaFleur J. Clinical and Economic Outcomes of Ranolazine Versus Conventional Antianginals Users Among Veterans With Chronic Stable Angina Pectoris. Am J Cardiol. 2018 12 01; 122(11):1809-1816. PMID: 30292334.
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    20. Walsh JA, Pei S, Penmetsa GK, Leng J, Cannon GW, Clegg DO, Sauer BC. Cohort identification of axial spondyloarthritis in a large healthcare dataset: current and future methods. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2018 Sep 05; 19(1):317. PMID: 30185185.
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    21. Jones BE, Haroldsen C, Madaras-Kelly K, Goetz MB, Ying J, Sauer B, Jones MM, Leecaster M, Greene T, Fridkin SK, Neuhauser MM, Samore MH. In Data We Trust? Comparison of Electronic Versus Manual Abstraction of Antimicrobial Prescribing Quality Metrics for Hospitalized Veterans With Pneumonia. Med Care. 2018 07; 56(7):626-633. PMID: 29668648.
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    22. Baker JF, Sauer B, Teng CC, George M, Cannon GW, Ibrahim S, Cannella A, England BR, Michaud K, Caplan L, Davis LA, O'Dell J, Mikuls TR. Initiation of Disease-Modifying Therapies in Rheumatoid Arthritis Is Associated With Changes in Blood Pressure. J Clin Rheumatol. 2018 Jun; 24(4):203-209. PMID: 29664818.
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    23. Burningham Z, Leng J, Peters CB, Huynh T, Halwani A, Rupper R, Hicken B, Sauer BC. Predicting Psychiatric Hospitalizations among Elderly Veterans with a History of Mental Health Disease. EGEMS (Wash DC). 2018 May 17; 6(1):7. PMID: 29881765.
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    24. Cheng Y, Sauer B, Zhang Y, Nickman NA, Jamjian C, Stevens V, LaFleur J. Adherence and virologic outcomes among treatment-naïve veteran patients with human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection. Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Jan; 97(2):e9430. PMID: 29480831.
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    25. England BR, Baker JF, Sayles H, Michaud K, Caplan L, Davis LA, Cannon GW, Sauer BC, Solow EB, Reimold AM, Kerr GS, Mikuls TR. Body Mass Index, Weight Loss, and Cause-Specific Mortality in Rheumatoid Arthritis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2018 01; 70(1):11-18. PMID: 28426913.
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    26. Walsh JA, Pei S, Burningham Z, Penmetsa G, Cannon GW, Clegg DO, Sauer BC. Use of Disease-modifying Antirheumatic Drugs for Inflammatory Arthritis in US Veterans: Effect of Specialty Care and Geographic Distance. J Rheumatol. 2018 03; 45(3):430-436. PMID: 29142040.
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    27. George MD, Giles JT, Katz PP, England BR, Mikuls TR, Michaud K, Ogdie-Beatty AR, Ibrahim S, Cannon GW, Caplan L, Sauer BC, Baker JF. Impact of Obesity and Adiposity on Inflammatory Markers in Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2017 12; 69(12):1789-1798. PMID: 28393498.
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    28. Burningham Z, He T, Teng CC, Zhou X, Nebeker J, Sauer BC. Evaluation of the Case-Crossover (CCO) Study Design for Adverse Drug Event Detection. Drug Saf. 2017 09; 40(9):789-798. PMID: 28474287.
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    29. Walsh JA, Shao Y, Leng J, He T, Teng CC, Redd D, Treitler Zeng Q, Burningham Z, Clegg DO, Sauer BC. Identifying Axial Spondyloarthritis in Electronic Medical Records of US Veterans. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2017 09; 69(9):1414-1420. PMID: 27813310.
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    30. Jones BE, Brown KA, Jones MM, Huttner BD, Greene T, Sauer BC, Madaras-Kelly K, Rubin MA, Bidwell Goetz M, Samore MH. Variation in Empiric Coverage Versus Detection of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus and Pseudomonas aeruginosa in Hospitalizations for Community-Onset Pneumonia Across 128 US Veterans Affairs Medical Centers. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2017 08; 38(8):937-944. PMID: 28633678.
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    31. Sauer BC, Teng CC, Accortt NA, Burningham Z, Collier D, Trivedi M, Cannon GW. Models solely using claims-based administrative data are poor predictors of rheumatoid arthritis disease activity. Arthritis Res Ther. 2017 05 08; 19(1):86. PMID: 28482933.
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    32. Sauer BC, Teng CC, Tang D, Leng J, Curtis JR, Mikuls TR, Harrison DJ, Cannon GW. Persistence With Conventional Triple Therapy Versus a Tumor Necrosis Factor Inhibitor and Methotrexate in US Veterans With Rheumatoid Arthritis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2017 03; 69(3):313-322. PMID: 27273801.
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    33. England BR, Sokolove J, Robinson WH, Thiele GM, Ganti AK, Sayles H, Michaud K, Caplan L, Davis LA, Cannon GW, Sauer B, Singh N, Blair Solow E, Reimold AM, Kerr GS, Schwab P, Baker JF, Mikuls TR. Associations of Circulating Cytokines and Chemokines With Cancer Mortality in Men With Rheumatoid Arthritis. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2016 10; 68(10):2394-402. PMID: 27111000.
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    34. Lu CC, Leng J, Cannon GW, Zhou X, Egger M, South B, Burningham Z, Zeng Q, Sauer BC. The use of natural language processing on narrative medication schedules to compute average weekly dose. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2016 12; 25(12):1414-1424. PMID: 27633139.
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    35. Baker JF, Sauer BC, Cannon GW, Teng CC, Michaud K, Ibrahim S, Jorgenson E, Davis L, Caplan L, Cannella A, Mikuls TR. Changes in Body Mass Related to the Initiation of Disease-Modifying Therapies in Rheumatoid Arthritis. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2016 08; 68(8):1818-27. PMID: 26882094.
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    36. Cannon GW, DuVall SL, Haroldsen CL, Caplan L, Curtis JR, Michaud K, Mikuls TR, Reimold A, Collier DH, Joseph GJ, Harrison DJ, Sauer BC. Clinical Outcomes and Biologic Costs of Switching Between Tumor Necrosis Factor Inhibitors in US Veterans with Rheumatoid Arthritis. Adv Ther. 2016 08; 33(8):1347-59. PMID: 27352377.
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    37. Sauer BC, Jones BE, Globe G, Leng J, Lu CC, He T, Teng CC, Sullivan P, Zeng Q. Performance of a Natural Language Processing (NLP) Tool to Extract Pulmonary Function Test (PFT) Reports from Structured and Semistructured Veteran Affairs (VA) Data. EGEMS (Wash DC). 2016; 4(1):1217. PMID: 27376095.
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    38. England BR, Sayles H, Michaud K, Caplan L, Davis LA, Cannon GW, Sauer BC, Solow EB, Reimold AM, Kerr GS, Schwab P, Baker JF, Mikuls TR. Cause-Specific Mortality in Male US Veterans With Rheumatoid Arthritis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2016 Jan; 68(1):36-45. PMID: 26097231.
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    39. Sauer B, Nelson SD, Teng CC, Burningham Z, Cannon G. Errata to NLP study of infusion notes to identify outpatient infusions in the VA. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2015 11; 24(11):1225-6. PMID: 26530060.
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    40. Sauer BC, Teng CC, He T, Leng J, Lu CC, Walsh JA, Shah N, Harrison DJ, Tang DH, Cannon GW. Treatment patterns and annual biologic costs in US veterans with rheumatic conditions or psoriasis. J Med Econ. 2016; 19(1):34-43. PMID: 26337538.
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    41. Smith EG, Austin KL, Kim HM, Eisen SV, Kilbourne AM, Miller DR, Zivin K, Hannemann C, Sauer BC, Valenstein M. Mortality associated with lithium and valproate treatment of US Veterans Health Administration patients with mental disorders. Br J Psychiatry. 2015 Jul; 207(1):55-63. PMID: 25953891.
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    42. Walsh JA, Zhou X, Clegg DO, Teng C, Cannon GW, Sauer B. Mortality in American Veterans with the HLA-B27 gene. J Rheumatol. 2015 Apr; 42(4):638-44. PMID: 25684766.
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    43. Nelson SD, Lu CC, Teng CC, Leng J, Cannon GW, He T, Zeng Q, Halwani A, Sauer B. The use of natural language processing of infusion notes to identify outpatient infusions. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2015 01; 24(1):86-92. PMID: 25402257.
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    44. Sauer B, Nebeker J, Shen S, Rupper R, West S, Shinogle JA, Xu W, Lohr KN, Samore M. Methodological framework to identify possible adverse drug reactions using population-based administrative data. F1000Res. 2014; 3:258. PMID: 26180631.
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    45. Cannon GW, DuVall SL, Haroldsen CL, Caplan L, Curtis JR, Michaud K, Mikuls TR, Reimold A, Collier DH, Harrison DJ, Joseph GJ, Sauer BC. Persistence and dose escalation of tumor necrosis factor inhibitors in US veterans with rheumatoid arthritis. J Rheumatol. 2014 Oct; 41(10):1935-43. PMID: 25128516.
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    46. Sills MR, Kwan BM, Yawn BP, Sauer BC, Fairclough DL, Federico MJ, Juarez-Colunga E, Schilling LM. Medical home characteristics and asthma control: a prospective, observational cohort study protocol. EGEMS (Wash DC). 2013; 1(3):1032. PMID: 25848577.
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    47. Porucznik CA, Johnson EM, Rolfs RT, Sauer BC. Specialty of prescribers associated with prescription opioid fatalities in Utah, 2002-2010. Pain Med. 2014 Jan; 15(1):73-8. PMID: 24118974.
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    48. Sauer BC, Brookhart MA, Roy J, VanderWeele T. A review of covariate selection for non-experimental comparative effectiveness research. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2013 Nov; 22(11):1139-45. PMID: 24006330.
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    49. Porucznik CA, Johnson EM, Rolfs RT, Sauer BC. Opioid prescribing knowledge and practices: provider survey following promulgation of guidelines-Utah, 2011. J Opioid Manag. 2013 May-Jun; 9(3):217-24. PMID: 23771571.
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    50. Cheng M, Sauer B, Johnson E, Porucznik C, Hegmann K. Comparison of opioid-related deaths by work-related injury. Am J Ind Med. 2013 Mar; 56(3):308-16. PMID: 23143851.
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    51. Johnson EM, Lanier WA, Merrill RM, Crook J, Porucznik CA, Rolfs RT, Sauer B. Unintentional prescription opioid-related overdose deaths: description of decedents by next of kin or best contact, Utah, 2008-2009. J Gen Intern Med. 2013 Apr; 28(4):522-9. PMID: 23070654.
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    52. Sauer BC, Hepler CD. Application of system-level root cause analysis for drug quality and safety problems: a case study. Res Social Adm Pharm. 2013 Jan-Feb; 9(1):49-59. PMID: 22554397.
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    53. Hope CJ, Garvin JH, Sauer BC. Information extraction from narrative data. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2012 Mar 15; 69(6):455, 460-1. PMID: 22382475.
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    54. Nelson RE, Nebeker JR, Sauer BC, LaFleur J. Factors associated with screening or treatment initiation among male United States veterans at risk for osteoporosis fracture. Bone. 2012 Apr; 50(4):983-8. PMID: 22266156.
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    55. Cannon GW, Mikuls TR, Hayden CL, Ying J, Curtis JR, Reimold AM, Caplan L, Kerr GS, Richards JS, Johnson DS, Sauer BC. Merging Veterans Affairs rheumatoid arthritis registry and pharmacy data to assess methotrexate adherence and disease activity in clinical practice. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2011 Dec; 63(12):1680-90. PMID: 21905260.
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    56. Porucznik CA, Johnson EM, Sauer B, Crook J, Rolfs RT. Studying adverse events related to prescription opioids: the Utah experience. Pain Med. 2011 Jun; 12 Suppl 2:S16-25. PMID: 21668753.
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    57. LaFleur J, Nelson RE, Sauer BC, Nebeker JR. Overestimation of the effects of adherence on outcomes: a case study in healthy user bias and hypertension. Heart. 2011 Nov; 97(22):1862-9. PMID: 21586421.
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    58. Rubin MA, Mayer J, Greene T, Sauer BC, Hota B, Trick W, Trick WE, Jernigan JA, Samore MH. An agent-based model for evaluating surveillance methods for catheter-related bloodstream infection. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2008 Nov 06; 631-5. PMID: 18999291.
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    59. Samore MH, Shen S, Greene T, Stoddard G, Sauer B, Shinogle J, Nebeker J, Harbarth S. A simulation-based evaluation of methods to estimate the impact of an adverse event on hospital length of stay. Med Care. 2007 Oct; 45(10 Supl 2):S108-15. PMID: 17909368.
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    60. Rupper RW, Bair BD, Sauer BC, Nebeker JR, Shinogle J, Samore M. Out-of-pocket pharmacy expenditures for veterans under medicare part D. Med Care. 2007 Oct; 45(10 Supl 2):S77-80. PMID: 17909387.
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    61. Nebeker JR, Yarnold PR, Soltysik RC, Sauer BC, Sims SA, Samore MH, Rupper RW, Swanson KM, Savitz LA, Shinogle J, Xu W. Developing indicators of inpatient adverse drug events through nonlinear analysis using administrative data. Med Care. 2007 Oct; 45(10 Supl 2):S81-8. PMID: 17909388.
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    62. Sauer BC, Hepler CD, Cherney B, Williamson J. Computerized indicators of potential drug-related emergency department and hospital admissions. Am J Manag Care. 2007 Jan; 13(1):29-35. PMID: 17227201.
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    63. Yakar S, Liu JL, Stannard B, Butler A, Accili D, Sauer B, LeRoith D. Normal growth and development in the absence of hepatic insulin-like growth factor I. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1999 Jun 22; 96(13):7324-9. PMID: 10377413.
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    64. Liu JL, Grinberg A, Westphal H, Sauer B, Accili D, Karas M, LeRoith D. Insulin-like growth factor-I affects perinatal lethality and postnatal development in a gene dosage-dependent manner: manipulation using the Cre/loxP system in transgenic mice. Mol Endocrinol. 1998 Sep; 12(9):1452-62. PMID: 9731712.
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