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Bibliography and References - Sample List

McGhan WF, Rowland CR, Bootman JL. Cost-benefit and cost-effectiveness methodologies applied to innovative pharmaceutical services. Am J Hosp Pharm 1978; 35(2): 133-140.

Einarson T, McGhan W, Bootman L. Decision analysis applied to pharmacy. Am J Hosp Pharm 1985; 42: 364-71.

McGhan WF. Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research: Visions for the 21st Century. Clinical Therapeutics. Vol. 18, Supp A:1-4, 1996.

McGhan WF, Smith MD. Economic analysis of pharmacists counseling on patient smoking cessation outcomes: a national study. American Journal of HealthSystem Pharmacy Vol. 53:45-52,1996.

Oates M and McGhan WF. The pharmacoeconomics of hormone replacement therapy—Part 1. Medical Interface. December 1996.

Marchetti A, Piech CT, McGhan WF, et al. Pharmacoeconomic analysis of oral therapies for onychomycosis. Clinical Therapeutics. Vol. 18, No. 4:757-777, 1996.

Smith MD & McGhan WF. High blood pressure: costing out care. Business and Health Vol. 14, No. 5:44-47; May, 1996.

Smith MD & McGhan WF. Cholesterol: costing out care. Business and Health. Vol. 14, No. 4: 67-74; April, 1996.

Smith MD & McGhan WF. Smoking: costing out care. Business and Health. Vol. 14, No. 6: 59-62; June, 1996.

Smith MD & McGhan WF. Peptic Ulcers: costing out care. Business and Health. Vol. 14, No. 8: 62-64. Aug, 1996.

Finder S, Smith MD & McGhan WF. Diabetes: costing out care. Business and Health. Vol. 14, No. 9: 69-72; Sept, 1996.

Smith MD & McGhan WF. Obesity: costing out care. Business and Health. Vol. 14, No. 7:53-54; July, 1996.

Finder S, Smith MD & McGhan WF. Depression: costing out care. Business and Health. Vol. 14, No. 11:67-72; Nov, 1996.

Smith MD & McGhan WF. Breast cancer: costing out care. Business and Health. Vol. 14, No. 12:67-70; Dec, 1996.

Smith MD & McGhan WF. Prostate cancer: costing out care. Business and Health. Vol. 15, No. 1:42-43; January, 1997.

Smith MD & McGhan WF. Arthritis: costing out care. Business and Health. Vol 15, No. 2: 55-58. February, 1997.

Oates M and McGhan WF. The pharmacoeconomics of hormone replacement therapy—Part 2. Medical Interface. January 1997.

Smith MD & McGhan WF. Asthma: costing out care. Business and Health Vol. 15, No. 4: 67-70; March, 1997.

Oates MB, Smith MD & McGhan WF. Hormone Replacement: costing out care. Business and Health Vol. 15, No. 5: 48-51. May, 1997.

Smith MD & McGhan WF. Sleep Disorders: costing out care. Business and Health Vol. 15, No. 6:57-60; June, 1997.

Smith MD & McGhan WF. Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy: Costing out care. Business and Health Vol. 15, No. 7: 40-42; July, 1997.

Smith MD & McGhan WF. Anxiety: costing out care. Business and Health Vol. 15, No. 8: 51-52; Aug, 1997.

Smith MD & McGhan WF. Osteoporosis: costing out care. Business and Health Vol. 15, No. 9: 77-78; Sept, 1997.

Smith MD & McGhan WF. Allergies: costing out care. Business and Health Vol. 15, No. 10; Oct, 1997.

Smith MD & McGhan WF. Adult Immunizations: costing out care. Business and Health Vol. 15, No. 11; November, 1997.

Szeinbach S, Barnes JH, McGhan WF, Corey R. Using Maximum Difference Conjoint and Visual Analog Scaling to Measure Patients’ Utility for Health States. J. Res. Pharmaceutical Economics. Vol. 9(3):83-100. 1998

McGhan WF. Employers and Consumers Concerns about Cholesterol. Value in Health. Vol. 1, No 4:237-242. 1998

Smith MD and McGhan WF. Costing Out Care: Skin Cancer. Business and Health. Vol. 16, No.6:43-44. June 1998

Smith MD and McGhan WF. Costing Out Care: Treating Back Pain. Business and Health. Vol. 16, No.3:50-52. March 1998.

Smith MD and McGhan WF. Costing Out Care: Migraine Therapies. Business and Health. Vol. 16, No.8 August 1998

McGhan WF et al. Issues in Pharmacoeconomics of Lipid Therapy. American Journal of Managed Care. Vol. 4, No. 4:216-220; 1998

Peeples PJ, Wertheimer AI, MacKowiak JI, McGhan WF. Assessment and Measurement of Worker Productivity. Journal of Research in Pharmaceutical Economics. Vol. 8, No.3. 1998.

LaFrance ND. Parker JR. Smith MD. McGhan WF. Renshaw PF. Harris GJ. Weaver M. Dynamic susceptibility contrast MR imaging for the evaluation of probable Alzheimer disease: a cost-effectiveness analysis. Academic Radiology. April. 5 S1:S231-3. 1998.

Szeinbach S, Barnes JH, McGhan WF, Corey R. Using Maximum Difference Conjoint and Visual Analog Scaling to Measure Patients’ Utility for Health States. J. Res. Pharmaceutical Economics. Vol. 9(3):83-100. 1998

Szeinbach, S.L., Barnes, J.H., McGhan, W.F., Murawski, M.M. and Corey, R. Using conjoint analysis to evaluate health state preferences. Drug Information Journal. 33: 849-858, 1999

Oates MB, Stanek E, McGhan WF. Preferences For Treatment Outcomes In Patients With Heart Failure: Symptoms Versus Survival. Journal of Cardiac Failure. 6(3):225-232, 2000.

Stewart K, McGhan WF, Corey R. Economics and Quality of Life in Urinary Incontinence. Am. J. Managed Care. March 2001.

McGhan WF. Decision Analysis and Cost Utility of Treatments for Claudication. Value in Health. (abstract) April, 2001.

Al-Zakwani IS, Field R, Cohen A., McGhan WF et al. Cost of Epilepsy in Oman. Seizure. 12(8):555-560. 2003.

Palumbo F, Wertheimer A, McGhan WF et al. Ethics in Pharmacoeconomics. Value in Health. 7(2):111-117. March 2004.

Textbooks and Chapters - Sample

Bootman JL, Townsend RB, McGhan WF. Principles of Pharmacoeconomics. Harvey Whitney Books. Third Edition, 2005.

McGhan WF. Using Decision Analysis Approaches to Integrate Quality of Life and Cost Data in Drug Therapy Selection. Chapter in Quality of Life Considerations in Clinical Trials edited by Bert Spilker. Raven Press. 1996.

McGhan WF. Pharmacoeconomics. Chapter in Remington: The Science and Practice of Pharmacy, 21st Edition 2005.

Presentations – Recent Sample

McGhan WF. Publishing Your Own Pharmacoeconomic And Outcome Tools On The Internet: How To Create Web-Based Calculators, Spreadsheets, Decision Models, And Interactive Questionnaires. Ispor European Meeting, Cannes, France November 2001.

McGhan WF. Pharmacoeconomic Calculators: From the Health Ministry to the Patient’s Bedside. Presented at the Chinese University of Honk Kong, October 2002.

McGhan WF. Economic Modeling Methods. Presented at ISPOR Asian Meeting, Kobe, Japan. September 2003.

McGhan WF. Comparing Statistical Methods for Analyzing Cost Effectiveness Ratios. ISPOR International Meeting, Washington, DC. May 2004

McGhan WF. Health Economic Calculations: From Population Health to the Patient’s Bedside. Presented at the Asia-Pacific Meeting of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research. Shanghai, China. March 2006.


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