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Prescribing COX-2s for patients new to cyclo-oxygenase inhibition therapy.

Authors
  • Cox, Emily R
  • Motheral, Brenda
  • Frisse, Mark
  • Behm, Andrew
  • Mager, Doug
Type
Published Article
Journal
The American journal of managed care
Publication Date
Nov 01, 2003
Volume
9
Issue
11
Pages
735–742
Identifiers
PMID: 14626471
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

These findings suggest that opportunities exist to encourage the cost-effective prescribing of COX-2 therapy. Possible methods include implementation of step therapy, academic detailing, and physician education programs, among others.

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