Category: OHDSI Research

Recommended Diuretic Causes More Side Effects than Similar Hypertension Drug, Per Recent LEGEND Study

READ THE FULL STUDY HERE Chlorthalidone, the guideline-recommended diuretic for lowering blood pressure, causes more serious side effects than hydrochlorothiazide, a similarly effective diuretic, according to a recent OHDSI study. The findings, published in JAMA Internal Medicine, contrast with current

Invested Stakeholders, OHDSI Tools/Practices Drive Successful Rheumatoid Arthritis Study-A-Thon In Barcelona

One year after a similar study-a-thon at Oxford resulted in a knee replacement study published by The Lancet Rheumatology, 40 stakeholders from across industry, academia, and health systems — representing 10 different nations and 14 observational databases — gathered to

Landmark OHDSI Network Study Published!

Columbia University Press Realease: New Study Finds Wide Geographic Differences in Treatment of Diabetes, Hypertension, Depression Large-scale observational research may offer new approach to studying diverse patient groups An international observational study led by Columbia University researchers has uncovered widespread