Burden of Opportunistic Infections in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis

propensity scores
logistic regression
poisson regression


  • In this retrospective cohort study using the Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project, Nationwide Inpatient Sample (HCUP-NIS) database from 2017-2018, it was found patients with MS have increased prevalence of opportunistic infections

  • All data cleaning and analyses were conducted using SAS 9.4 on a Linux/Unix based server. Additional propensity score analysis conducted in R

  • Currently preparing for publication (primary author)