Patterns of Antipsychotic Medication Prescribing in Australia.

Schizophrenia is a mental health disorder characterised by hallucinations, delusions and disorganised behaviour. The Australian pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS) reimburse a number of antipsychotic therapies, however, there is little known around the patterns of utilisation and the patient characteristics of these options. Objective: To describe the antipsychotic treatment patterns and the time to antipsychotic switch.

Prospection launches in Japan

Today, we announce the opening of our Japan headquarters. With the appointment of health informatics and pharmaceutical veteran Kaoru Sato to lead our Japan operations. The new office in Tokyo will enable Prospection to work closely with international pharmaceutical and research partners. Offering the full suite of our health data science capabilities.

Lessons from the Pandemic

The global COVID-19 pandemic brings into sharp focus how timely access to linked datasets supports more efficient decision making. Australia was lauded for its management of the global health challenge with so few lives lost….