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Predictors of sedentary status in overweight and obese patients with multiple chronic conditions: a cohort study

Joven MH, Croghan IT, Quigg SM, Ebbert JO, Takahashi PY

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2017, 8:203-209

Published Date: 3 October 2017

Impact of primary care exercise referral schemes on the health of patients with obesity

Parretti HM, Bartington SE, Badcock T, Hughes L, Duda JL, Jolly K

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2017, 8:189-201

Published Date: 21 September 2017

The presence of obesity paradox in Greek patients with chronic heart failure

Vlaras E, Giakoumidakis K, Fotos NV, Chatziefstratiou AA, Brokalaki H

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2017, 8:183-187

Published Date: 21 September 2017

The Salford Lung Study: a pioneering comparative effectiveness approach to COPD and asthma in clinical trials

Albertson TE, Murin S, Sutter ME, Chenoweth JA

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2017, 8:175-181

Published Date: 20 September 2017

Seasonal patterns of oral antihistamine and intranasal corticosteroid purchases from Australian community pharmacies: a retrospective observational study

Carney AS, Price DB, Smith PK, Harvey R, Kritikos V, Bosnic-Anticevich SZ, Christian L, Skinner DA, Carter V, Durieux AMS

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2017, 8:157-165

Published Date: 30 August 2017

A validation of clinical data captured from a novel Cancer Care Quality Program directly integrated with administrative claims data

Kern DM, Barron JJ, Wu B, Ganetsky A, Willey VJ, Quimbo RA, Fisch MJ, Singer J, Nguyen A, Mamtani R

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2017, 8:149-155

Published Date: 26 August 2017

Coronary stents and vascular response to implantation: literature review

Brancati MF, Burzotta F, Trani C, Leonzi O, Cuccia C, Crea F

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2017, 8:137-148

Published Date: 13 July 2017

Abortion, an increasing public health concern in Ecuador, a 10-year population-based analysis

Ortiz-Prado E, Simbaña K, Gómez L, Stewart-Ibarra AM, Scott L, Cevallos-Sierra G

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2017, 8:129-135

Published Date: 13 July 2017

Effective deployment of technology-supported management of chronic respiratory conditions: a call for stakeholder engagement

Costello RW, Dima AL, Ryan D, McIvor RA, Boycott K, Chisholm A, Price D, Blakey JD

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2017, 8:119-128

Published Date: 5 July 2017

Stroke rates before and after ablation of atrial fibrillation and in propensity-matched controls in the UK

Jarman JWE, Hunter TD, Hussain W, March JL, Wong T, Markides V

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2017, 8:107-118

Published Date: 29 May 2017

Mortality, stroke, and heart failure in atrial fibrillation cohorts after ablation versus propensity-matched cohorts

Jarman JW, Hunter TD, Hussain W, March JL, Wong T, Markides V

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2017, 8:99-106

Published Date: 29 May 2017

Reduced adherence to antiretroviral therapy is associated with residual low-level viremia

Maggiolo F, Di Filippo E, Comi L, Callegaro A, Colombo GL, Di Matteo S, Valsecchi D, Rizzi M

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2017, 8:91-97

Published Date: 26 May 2017

Design and rationale of the high-sensitivity Troponin T Rules Out Acute Cardiac Insufficiency Trial

Hunter BR, Collins SP, Fermann GJ, Levy PD, Shen C, Ayaz SI, Cole ML, Miller KF, Soliman AA, Pang PS

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2017, 8:85-90

Published Date: 18 May 2017

Older patients have increased risk of poor outcomes after low-velocity pedestrian–motor vehicle collisions

Baltazar GA, Bassett P, Pate AJ, Chendrasekhar A

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2017, 8:43-47

Published Date: 26 April 2017

Does co-payment for inhaler devices affect therapy adherence and disease outcomes? A historical, matched cohort study

Voorham J, Vrijens B, van Boven JFM, Ryan D, Miravitlles M, Law LM, Price DB

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2017, 8:31-41

Published Date: 18 April 2017

An evaluation of exact matching and propensity score methods as applied in a comparative effectiveness study of inhaled corticosteroids in asthma

Burden A, Roche N, Miglio C, Hillyer EV, Postma DS, Herings RMC, Overbeek JA, Khalid JM, van Eickels D, Price DB

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2017, 8:15-30

Published Date: 22 March 2017

Perioperative neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio as a predictor of poor cardiac surgery patient outcomes

Giakoumidakis K, Fotos NV, Patelarou A, Theologou S, Argiriou M, Chatziefstratiou AΑ, Katzilieri C, Brokalaki H

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2017, 8:9-14

Published Date: 15 February 2017

Evaluating the benefits of home-based management of atrial fibrillation: current perspectives

Sheikh AB, Felzer JR, Munir AB, Morin DP, Lavie CJ

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2016, 7:41-53

Published Date: 13 October 2016

Chronic kidney disease: identification and management in primary care

Fraser SDS, Blakeman T

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2016, 7:21-32

Published Date: 17 August 2016

Variations in the management of fibromyalgia by physician specialty: rheumatology versus primary care

Able SL, Robinson RL, Kroenke K, Mease P, Williams DA, Chen Y, Wohlreich M, McCarberg BH

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2016, 7:11-20

Published Date: 20 May 2016

Optimizing insulin initiation in primary care: the Diabetes CoStars patient support program

Lutzko OK, Schifferle H, Ariola M, Rich A, Kon KM

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2016, 7:3-10

Published Date: 28 January 2016

Efficacy and effectiveness trials have different goals, use different tools, and generate different messages [Corrigendum]

Porzsolt F, Rocha NG, Toledo-Arruda AC, Thomaz TG, Moraes C, Bessa-Guerra TR, Leão M, Migowski A, Araujo da Silva AR, Weiss C

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2016, 7:1-2

Published Date: 12 January 2016

Efficacy and effectiveness trials have different goals, use different tools, and generate different messages

Porzsolt F, Rocha NG, Toledo-Arruda AC, Thomaz TG, Moraes C, Bessa-Guerra TR, Leão M, Migowski A, Araujo da Silva AR, Weiss C

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2015, 6:47-54

Published Date: 4 November 2015

Effects on hypertensive patients' satisfaction with information about their medication after nurses' consultation training

Drevenhorn E, Bengtson A, Nyberg P, Kjellgren KI

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2014, 5:35-41

Published Date: 1 October 2014

Protocol for the asthma tools study: a pragmatic practice-based research network trial

Yawn BP, Bertram S, Kurland M, Wollan P, Graham D, Littlefield D, Smail C, Pace W

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2013, 4:7-18

Published Date: 4 June 2013

Exacerbations in the pre- and post-COPD diagnosis periods

Yawn BP, Wollan P, Rank M

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2013, 4:1-6

Published Date: 2 May 2013

Partial response to proton pump inhibitor therapy for GERD: observational study of patient characteristics, burden of disease, and costs in the USA

Stålhammar NO, Spiegel BM, Granstedt Löfman H, Karlsson M, Wahlqvist P, Næsdal J, Nelson MT, Despiégel N

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2012, 3:57-67

Published Date: 6 December 2012

The challenge of recruiting in primary care for a trial of telemonitoring in asthma: an observational study

Malhotra S, Musgrave SD, Pinnock H, Price D, Ryan DP

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2012, 3:51-55

Published Date: 24 August 2012

One-year outcomes in schizophrenia after switching from typical antipsychotics to olanzapine in Japan: an observational study

Ye W, Fujikoshi S, Nakahara N, Takahashi M, Ascher-Svanum H, Ohmori T

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2012, 3:41-49

Published Date: 14 June 2012

Schizophrenia Outpatient Health Outcomes study: twelve-month findings

Novick D, Ascher-Svanum H, Haro JM, Bertsch J, Takahashi M

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2012, 3:27-40

Published Date: 7 June 2012

Pragmatic research and outcomes in asthma and COPD

Colice GL

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2012, 3:11-25

Published Date: 18 April 2012

Discontinuation of low-dose acetylsalicylic acid therapy in UK primary care: incidence and predictors in patients with cardiovascular disease

Martín-Merino E, Johansson S, Bueno H, García Rodríguez LA

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2012, 3:1-9

Published Date: 16 March 2012

Future of translational research: Why go pragmatic?

Abdul Rahman Jazieh

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2011, 2:1-4

Published Date: 8 February 2011

Causal diagrams, information bias, and thought bias

Eyal Shahar, Doron J Shahar

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2010, 1:33-47

Published Date: 12 December 2010

Cancer risk in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Cornelia Schneider, Susan S Jick, Ulrich Bothner, et al

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2010, 1:15-23

Published Date: 25 November 2010

Use of image transformation to track the natural history of diseases

Albert Shar

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2010, 1:11-13

Published Date: 30 September 2010

Stop the escalators: using the built environment to increase usual daily activity

John M Westfall, Doug H Fernald

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2010, 1:7-9

Published Date: 21 September 2010

Benefits of an older persons’ assessment and liaison team in acute admissions areas of a general hospital

Stephen Allen, Tom Bartlett, Joanna Ventham, et al

Pragmatic and Observational Research 2010, 1:1-6

Published Date: 19 August 2010