Faculty & Staff

Pamela Heaton

Education/Credentials
  • PhD: University of Cincinnati
  • MS: University of Cincinnati
  • BS: University of Cincinnati

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Beck, Andrew F; Bradley, Courtney L; Huang, Bin; Simmons, Jeffrey M; Heaton, Pamela C; Kahn, Robert S 2015. The pharmacy-level asthma medication ratio and population health. Pediatrics, 135 6, 1009-17

Rajpathak, Swapnil N; Fu, Chunmay; Brodovicz, Kimberley; Engel, Samuel S; Heaton, Pamela C 2015. Sulfonylurea monotherapy and emergency room utilization among elderly patients with type 2 diabetes. Diabetes research and clinical practice, 109 3, 507-12

Xia, Ying; Kelton, Christina M L; Guo, Jeff J; Bian, Boyang; Heaton, Pamela C 2015. Treatment of obesity: Pharmacotherapy trends in the United States from 1999 to 2010. Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.), 23 8, 1721-8

Desai, Amarsinh M; Cavanaugh, Teresa M; Desai, Vibha C A; Heaton, Pamela C; Kelton, Christina M L 2014. Trends in the outpatient treatment of atrial fibrillation in the USA from 2001 to 2010. Pharmacoepidemiology and drug safety, 23 5, 539-47

Desai, Vibha C A; Kelton, Christina M L; Metzger, Anne H; Cavanaugh, Teresa M; Guo, Jeff J; Heaton, Pamela C 2014. Comparative persistence on ?-blockers versus calcium channel blockers for ventricular rate control in nonelderly patients with atrial fibrillation. The Annals of pharmacotherapy, 48 12, 1570-9

Kelton, Christina M L; Chang, Lenisa V; Guo, Jeff J; Yu, Yan; Berry, Edmund A; Bian, Boyang; Heaton, Pamela C 2014. Firm- and drug-specific patterns of generic drug payments by US medicaid programs: 1991-2008. Applied health economics and health policy, 12 2, 165-77

Czosek, Richard J; Anderson, Jeffrey B; Heaton, Pamela C; Cassedy, Amy; Schnell, Beverly; Cnota, James F 2013. Staged Palliation of Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome: Trends in Mortality, Cost, and Length of Stay Using a National Database from 2000 Through 2009. The American journal of cardiology, ,

Desai, Vibha C A; Kelton, Christina M L; Czosek, Richard J; Heaton, Pamela C 2013. Frequencies, costs, and complications of catheter ablation for tachyarrhythmias in children: 2000-2009. Pacing and clinical electrophysiology : PACE, 36 12, 1468-80

Anderson, Jeffrey B; Czosek, Richard J; Cnota, James; Meganathan, Karthikeyan; Knilans, Timothy K; Heaton, Pamela C 2012. Pediatric syncope: national hospital ambulatory medical care survey results. The Journal of emergency medicine, 43 4, 575-83

Berry, Edmund A; Kelton, Christina M L; Guo, Jeff J; Heaton, Pamela C 2012. Adaptation and application of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's asthma admission rate pediatric quality indicator to Ohio Medicaid claims data. Research in social & administrative pharmacy : RSAP, ,

Czosek, Richard J; Meganathan, Karthikeyan; Anderson, Jeffrey B; Knilans, Timothy K; Marino, Bradley S; Heaton, Pamela C 2012. Cardiac rhythm devices in the pediatric population: utilization and complications. Heart rhythm : the official journal of the Heart Rhythm Society, 9 2, 199-208

Desai, Vibha C A; Cavanaugh, Teresa M; Kelton, Christina M L; Guo, Jeff J; Heaton, Pamela C 2012. Trends in the Utilization of, Spending on, and Prices for Outpatient Antifungal Agents in US Medicaid Programs: 1991-2009. Clinical therapeutics, 34 10, 2118-2131.e1

Desai, Vibha C A; Heaton, Pamela C; Kelton, Christina M L 2012. Impact of the Food and Drug Administration's antipsychotic black box warning on psychotropic drug prescribing in elderly patients with dementia in outpatient and office-based settings. Alzheimer's & dementia : the journal of the Alzheimer's Association, 8 5, 453-7

Fuller, Leah; Conrad, Wayne F; Heaton, Pamela C; Panos, Ralph; Eschenbacher, William; Frede, Stacey M 2012. Pharmacist-managed chronic obstructive pulmonary disease screening in a community setting. Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA, , e59-e66

Heaton, Pamela C; Tundia, Namita L; Schmidt, Nicole; Wigle, Patricia R; Kelton, Christina M L 2012. National burden of pediatric hospitalizations for inflammatory bowel disease: results from the 2006 Kids' Inpatient Database. Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition, 54 4, 477-85

Tundia, Namita L; Kelton, Christina M L; Cavanaugh, Teresa M; Guo, Jeff J; Hanseman, Dennis J; Heaton, Pamela C 2012. The effect of electronic medical record system sophistication on preventive healthcare for women. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association : JAMIA, ,

Heaton, Pamela C; Schuchter, Joseph; Lannon, Carole M; Kemper, Alex R 2011. Impact of drug label changes on propofol use in pediatrics for moderate conscious sedation. Clinical therapeutics, 33 7, 886-95

Tundia, Namita L; Heaton, Pamela C; Kelton, Christina M L 2011. The national burden of E-code-identified adverse drug events among hospitalized children using a national discharge database. Pharmacoepidemiology and drug safety, 20 8, 866-78

Kelton, Christina M L; Rebelein, Robert P; Heaton, Pamela C; Ferrand, Yann; Guo, Jeff J 2008. Differences in the cost of antidepressants across state Medicaid programs. The journal of mental health policy and economics, 11 1, 33-47

Stevenson, Michelle D; Heaton, Pamela C; Moomaw, Charles J; Bean, Judy A; Ruddy, Richard M 2008. Inhaled corticosteroid use in asthmatic children receiving Ohio Medicaid: trend analysis, 1997-2001. Annals of allergy, asthma & immunology : official publication of the American College of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology, 100 6, 538-44

Benner-Davis, Shannon; Heaton, Pamela C 2007. Attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder: controversies of diagnosis and safety of pharmacological and nonpharmacological treatment. Current drug safety, 2 1, 33-42

Brown, Bethanne; Heaton, Pamela C; Wall, Andrea 2007. A service-learning elective to promote enhanced understanding of civic, cultural, and social issues and health disparities in pharmacy. American journal of pharmaceutical education, 71 1, 9

Brown,B.; Heaton,P.C.; Wall,A. 2007. A service-learning elective to promote enhanced understanding of civic, cultural, and social issues and health disparities in pharmacy American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 71 1, 9

Heaton, P C; Fenwick, S R; Brewer, D E 2007. Association between tetracycline or doxycycline and hepatotoxicity: a population based case-control study. Journal of clinical pharmacy and therapeutics, 32 5, 483-7

Heaton,P.C.; Fenwick,S.R.; Brewer,D.E. 2007. Association between tetracycline or doxycycline and hepatotoxicity: a population based case-control study Journal of clinical pharmacy and therapeutics, 32 5, 483

Straight, Jeanette D; Heaton, Pamela C 2007. Emergency department care for victims of sexual offense. American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, 64 17, 1845-50

Straight,J.D.; Heaton,P.C. 2007. Emergency department care for victims of sexual offense American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy : AJHP : Official Journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, 64 17, 1845

Tibbs,K.; Swensgard,K.; Conrad,W.; Heaton,P.C. 2007. Implementation of pharmacist training and counseling program on vitamins and minerals Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA, 47 4, 502

Heaton, Pamela C 2006. Cost effectiveness of leukotriene modifiers in adults with asthma. PharmacoEconomics, 24 8, 727-42

Heaton, Pamela C; Garlick, Colleen M; Tran, Doan 2006. Evaluating drug safety in children and adolescents with bipolar disorder. Current drug safety, 1 3, 307-18

Heaton,P.C. 2006. Cost effectiveness of leukotriene modifiers in adults with asthma PharmacoEconomics, 24 8, 727

Heaton,P.C.; Frede,S.M. 2006. Patients' need for more counseling on diet, exercise, and smoking cessation: results from the national ambulatory medical care survey Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA, 46 3, 364

Heaton,P.C.; Guo,J.J.; Hornung,R.W.; Johnston,J.A.; Jang,R.; Moomaw,C.J.; Cluxton,R.J. 2006. Analysis of the effectiveness and cost benefit of leukotriene modifiers in adults with asthma in the ohio medicaid population Journal of managed care pharmacy : JMCP, 12 1, 33

Lindsay, Shane E; Gudelsky, Gary A; Heaton, Pamela C 2006. Use of modafinil for the treatment of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder. The Annals of pharmacotherapy, 40 10, 1829-33

Lindsay,S.E.; Gudelsky,G.A.; Heaton,P.C. 2006. Use of modafinil for the treatment of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder The Annals of Pharmacotherapy, 40 10, 1829

Cluxton, Robert J; Li, Zili; Heaton, Pamela C; Weiss, Sheila R; Zuckerman, Ilene H; Moomaw, Charles J; Hsu, Van Doren; Rodriguez, Evelyn M 2005. Impact of regulatory labeling for troglitazone and rosiglitazone on hepatic enzyme monitoring compliance: findings from the state of Ohio medicaid program. Pharmacoepidemiology and drug safety, 14 1, 1-9

Cluxton,R.J.,Jr; Li,Z.; Heaton,P.C.; Weiss,S.R.; Zuckerman,I.H.; Moomaw,C.J.; Hsu,V.D.; Rodriguez,E.M. 2005. Impact of regulatory labeling for troglitazone and rosiglitazone on hepatic enzyme monitoring compliance: findings from the state of ohio medicaid program Pharmacoepidemiology and drug safety, 14 1, 1

Everly, Matthew J; Heaton, Pamela C; Cluxton, Robert J 2004. Beta-blocker underuse in secondary prevention of myocardial infarction. The Annals of pharmacotherapy, 38 2, 286-93

Everly,M.J.; Heaton,P.C.; Cluxton,R.J.,Jr 2004. Beta-blocker underuse in secondary prevention of myocardial infarction The Annals of Pharmacotherapy, 38 2, 286

Guo, Jeff J; Ludke, Robert L; Heaton, Pamela C; Moomaw, Charles J; Ho, Mona; Cluxton, Robert J 2004. Characteristics and risk factors associated with high-cost Medicaid recipients. Managed care interface, 17 10, 20-7

Guo,J.J.; Ludke,R.L.; Heaton,P.C.; Moomaw,C.J.; Ho,M.; Cluxton,R.J.,Jr 2004. Characteristics and risk factors associated with high-cost medicaid recipients Managed care interface, 17 10, 20

Heaton,P.C.; Cluxton,R.J.,Jr; Moomaw,C.J. 2003. Acetaminophen overuse in the ohio medicaid population Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA, 43 6, 680

Johnston, Joseph A; Cluxton, Robert J; Heaton, Pamela C; Guo, Jeff J; Moomaw, Charles J; Eckman, Mark H 2003. Predictors of warfarin use among Ohio medicaid patients with new-onset nonvalvular atrial fibrillation. Archives of internal medicine, 163 14, 1705-10

Johnston,J.A.; Cluxton,R.J.,Jr; Heaton,P.C.; Guo,J.J.; Moomaw,C.J.; Eckman,M.H. 2003. Predictors of warfarin use among ohio medicaid patients with new-onset nonvalvular atrial fibrillation Archives of Internal Medicine, 163 14, 1705

Shireman, Theresa I; Heaton, Pamela C; Gay, Wendy E; Cluxton, Robert J; Moomaw, Charles J 2002. Relationship between asthma drug therapy patterns and healthcare utilization. The Annals of pharmacotherapy, 36 4, 557-64

Shireman,T.I.; Heaton,P.C.; Gay,W.E.; Cluxton,R.J.; Moomaw,C.J. 2002. Relationship between asthma drug therapy patterns and healthcare utilization The Annals of Pharmacotherapy, 36 4, 557

Heaton,P.C.; Lin,A.C.; Jang,R.; Worthen,D.B.; Barker,K. 2000. Time and cost analysis of repacking medications in unit-of-use containers Journal of the American Pharmaceutical Association (Washington,D.C.: 1996), 40 5, 631

Heaton, P C; Lin, A C; Jang, R; Worthen, D B; Barker, K . Time and cost analysis of repacking medications in unit-of-use containers. Journal of the American Pharmaceutical Association (Washington,D.C. : 1996), 40 5, 631-6

Heaton, Pamela C . Medicare Annual Wellness Visits: patient need and pharmacist patient care services intersect. Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA, 54 4, 336-7

Heaton, Pamela C; Cluxton, Robert J; Moomaw, Charles J . Acetaminophen overuse in the Ohio Medicaid population. Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA, 43 6, 680-4

Heaton, Pamela C; Frede, Stacey M . Patients' need for more counseling on diet, exercise, and smoking cessation: results from the National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey. Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA, 46 3, 364-9

Heaton, Pamela C; Guo, Jeff J; Hornung, Richard W; Johnston, Joseph A; Jang, Raymond; Moomaw, Charles J; Cluxton, Robert J . Analysis of the effectiveness and cost benefit of leukotriene modifiers in adults with asthma in the Ohio Medicaid population. Journal of managed care pharmacy : JMCP, 12 1, 33-42

Heaton, Pamela C; Tundia, Namita L; Luder, Heidi R . U.S. emergency departments visits resulting from poor medication adherence: 2005-07. Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA, 53 5, 513-9

Knight, Dan E; Draeger, Robert W; Heaton, Pamela C; Patel, Nick C . Pharmacist screening for depression among patients with diabetes in an urban primary care setting. Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA, 48 4, 518-21

Luder, Heidi R; Frede, Stacey M; Kirby, James A; Epplen, Kelly; Cavanaugh, Teresa; Martin-Boone, Jill E; Conrad, Wayne F; Kuhlmann, Diane; Heaton, Pamela C . TransitionRx: Impact of community pharmacy postdischarge medication therapy management on hospital readmission rate. Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA, 55 3, 246-54

Rosser, Shelly; Frede, Stacey; Conrad, Wayne F; Heaton, Pamela C . Development, implementation, and evaluation of a pharmacist-conducted screening program for depression. Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA, 53 1, 22-9

Tibbs, Katie; Swensgard, Kelly; Conrad, Wayne; Heaton, Pamela C . Implementation of pharmacist training and counseling program on vitamins and minerals. Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA, 47 4, 502-4

Westrick, Salisa C; Kamal, Khalid M; Moczygemba, Leticia R; Breland, Michelle L; Heaton, Pamela C . Characteristics of Social and Administrative Sciences graduate programs and strategies for student recruitment and future faculty development in the United States. Research in social & administrative pharmacy : RSAP, 9 1, 101-7

Winfrey, Cameron; Wortman, Sara; Frede, Stacey; Kunze, Natalie; Conrad, Wayne F; Heaton, Pamela C . Pharmacist-initiated peripheral arterial disease screening program in a community pharmacy setting. Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA, 51 3, 373-7

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