News Releases

May 9, 2018

A small subgroup who have been on HIV treatment a long time have developed resistance to most currently available treatments

May 9, 2018

Guidelines for economic systematic reviews are sparse, and those available mainly focus on economic evaluations or health state utility values. 

May 9, 2018

Most patients reported that the benefits of their therapy met or exceeded their expectations

May 8, 2018

Relationship Between Compliance & Blindness Prevention in Diabetic Retinopathy Screening

May 8, 2018

CDFs and PDFs: Comparing Visual Methods Supporting Responder Thresholds in Clinical Trials

May 8, 2018

Research: Programmed Cell Death LIGAND-1 Testing Among Patients with Metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

May 8, 2018

Research: Prescription Opioid Use Among Children and Adolescents with Asthma

May 7, 2018

Should affordability of new drug and medical technology be managed within current budgets, should we raise premiums or taxes, or should payors rely on price negotiations?

May 1, 2018

I am honored to have co-authored a chapter titled “Integration of patient-reported outcomes in industry-sponsored clinical trials” in the second edition of Oncology Clinical Trials.

April 23, 2018

In this study, our objective was to examine treatment patterns, possible statin intolerance, and incidence of cardiovascular events in patients with high cardiovascular risk - particularly ASCVD and type 2 diabetes.

April 17, 2018

In a follow-up of the Salford Lung Study (SLS) in COPD, RTI-HS researchers evaluated outcomes not traditionally examined in clinical trials and gained insight into patient experiences.

March 29, 2018

Parents of children diagnosed with a rare disease are faced with many difficult decisions. One that may be particularly challenging is whether they should enroll their child in an available clinical trial. We will be launching a project to develop a decision tool that elicits parents’ benefit-...

March 22, 2018

As a business unit of RTI International, RTI Health Solutions is proud to share that RTI has been named a "World's Most Ethical Company" for the second year in a row. 

March 5, 2018

Good practices in health care research are continually evolving. Recently, there have been methodological advances in stated-preference methods. 

February 14, 2018

Patients with highly active NMO had more than 10 times the number of hospitalizations during the study follow-up period, and their average length of stay was significantly longer than the matched control patients. 

February 12, 2018

Stephanie Earnshaw, Senior Vice President of Health Economics for RTI Health Solutions (RTI-HS), is one of this year's Margaret Elliot Knox Excellence Award recipients for her outstanding contributions to RTI International.

February 9, 2018

Researchers collected and compared data of ventilated patients with and w/out ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) after heart surgery to determine the additional cost to treat patients who developed VAP.

February 6, 2018

How does the US compare against the rest of the world regarding GDP spending on health care?

February 5, 2018

A lot has happened in the ten years since the inception of ENCePP. Here’s what this European Medicines Agency supported network has achieved so far:

January 17, 2018

In the US, there are large disparities between racial and ethnic populations in HIV incidence, and levels of care. This research looks at how improving HIV care in all racial and ethnic groups would impact HIV incidence and measures of disparity.

January 15, 2018

Chronic migraines can be debilitating and may be associated with medication overuse, which makes it important that any treatment for the condition must be effective and well tolerated by patients. In Phase III clinical trials, onabotulinumtoxinA was shown to be safe for use as a preventative for...

January 10, 2018

Through presentation and hands-on exercises, participants will learn to design and build a budget impact model and interpret the results.

December 20, 2017

Carcinoid syndrome is caused by cancerous carcinoid tumors that secrete chemicals–including serotonin–into the bloodstream. These secretions can cause a variety of symptoms including frequent watery bowel movements (BMs). Telotristat ethyl, a serotonin inhibitor, was studied in the Phase III...

December 5, 2017

Angelman syndrome (AS) is a rare genetic disorder that causes a range of impairments.  Affected individuals have severe to profound intellectual disabilities, seizures, behavioral issues, and challenges with communicating, walking, and sleeping.