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Visualizing nationwide variation in Medicare Part D prescribing patterns

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Visualizing nationwide variation in Medicare Part D prescribing patterns https://t.co/rD3w9F99NG
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Competing Interests

The authors declare that they have no competing interests.

Author Contributions

Alexander Rosenberg conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, wrote the paper, prepared figures and/or tables, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Christopher Fucile conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, prepared figures and/or tables, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Robert J White conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, wrote the paper, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Melissa Trayhan conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Samir Farooq performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Lisa A Nelson conceived and designed the experiments, analyzed the data, wrote the paper, reviewed drafts of the paper, provided data sets.

Caroline M Quill conceived and designed the experiments, wrote the paper, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Samuel J Weisenthal contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, wrote the paper, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Kristen Bush conceived and designed the experiments, wrote the paper, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Martin S. Zand conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, wrote the paper, prepared figures and/or tables, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Data Deposition

The following information was supplied regarding data availability:

The raw data is publicly available from the Center for Medicare Services, and links to the data are provided in the manuscript.

Funding

This work was supported by research grants from National Institute of Health: National Center for Advancing Translation Science UL1 TR000042 and U54 TR001625 (MZ, CQ, RW, and SW), KL2 TR001999 (CQ), TL1 TR002000 (SW, KB), R01AI098112 and R01AI069351 (MZ), from the Philip Templeton Foundation (MZ, RW, SF), and from the University of Rochester Center for Health Informatics (MZ, RW, AR, CF, SF, SW). The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.


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