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Incidence of Gastrointestinal Disorders in Patients With Parkinson's Disease Increased Over Time and Impacted Clinical and Health Economic Outcomes
Date:6/14/2011

with PD who had at least one claim between January 2000 and December 2008 that was associated with a PD diagnosis.  In a subset of continuously treated patients, 485 patients with PD and GID diagnosis up to six months before their PD diagnosis were matched to 485 controls with PD but no prior GID diagnosis six months before their PD diagnosis.  These patients had at least two claims that were associated with a PD diagnosis, and were continuously treated with levodopa and/or a dopamine agonist during the two year follow-up period.  

* Data Source: IMS LifeLink: Health Plan Claims Database, PharMetrics, Inc., a unit of IMS Health, Watertown, WA.  ©2009, All Rights Reserved.

The IMS  LifeLink Health Plan Claims Database includes longitudinal, integrated, patient-level medical and pharmaceutical claims comprising five billion patient observations from across the United States comprised of over 70 million patients from over 100 health plans, including medical services and prescription drug information across the entire continuum of care.

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