Jenny Doust

Summary

Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the diagnostic accuracy of natriuretic peptides for heart failure
    Jenny A Doust
    Centre for General Practice, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Australia
    Arch Intern Med 164:1978-84. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Identifying studies for systematic reviews of diagnostic tests was difficult due to the poor sensitivity and precision of methodologic filters and the lack of information in the abstract
    J A Doust
    University of Queensland, School of Medicine, Center for General Practice, Herston Road, Herston, Brisbane, QLD 4006, Australia
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:444-9. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint EBM journal clubs in general practice
    Jenny Doust
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Queensland
    Aust Fam Physician 37:54-6. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of cystatin C compared to serum creatinine for the estimation of renal dysfunction in adults and children--a meta-analysis
    Juliana F Roos
    School of Pharmacy, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    Clin Biochem 40:383-91. 2007
  5. pmc Information from pharmaceutical companies and the quality, quantity, and cost of physicians' prescribing: a systematic review
    Geoffrey K Spurling
    University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    PLoS Med 7:e1000352. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Evidence based answers--is salmeterol safe in asthma?
    Geoffrey Spurling
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Queensland
    Aust Fam Physician 35:625-6. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of BNP testing in heart failure
    Jenny Doust
    University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Am Fam Physician 74:1893-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Seriously working together: integrated governance models to achieve sustainable partnerships between health care organisations
    Claire L Jackson
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Med J Aust 188:S57-60. 2008
  9. pmc Doctors as patients: a systematic review of doctors' health access and the barriers they experience
    Margaret Kay
    Discipline of General Practice, Royal Brisbaine Hospital Complex, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Br J Gen Pract 58:501-8. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Systematic review of the diagnostic accuracy of C-reactive protein to detect bacterial infection in nonhospitalized infants and children with fever
    Sharon Sanders
    The School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane Hospital Complex, Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Pediatr 153:570-4. 2008

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the diagnostic accuracy of natriuretic peptides for heart failure
    Jenny A Doust
    Centre for General Practice, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Australia
    Arch Intern Med 164:1978-84. 2004
    ..Natriuretic peptides have been proposed as a possible test for assisting diagnosis. We assessed the diagnostic accuracy of brain natriuretic peptide (BNP), including a comparison with atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Identifying studies for systematic reviews of diagnostic tests was difficult due to the poor sensitivity and precision of methodologic filters and the lack of information in the abstract
    J A Doust
    University of Queensland, School of Medicine, Center for General Practice, Herston Road, Herston, Brisbane, QLD 4006, Australia
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:444-9. 2005
    ..This study assessed (1) the sensitivity and precision of five published search strategies and (2) the reliability and accuracy of reviewers screening the results of the search strategy...
  3. ncbi request reprint EBM journal clubs in general practice
    Jenny Doust
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Queensland
    Aust Fam Physician 37:54-6. 2008
    ..This will be supported as a Category 1 CPD activity by The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners in the 2008-2010 triennium...
  4. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of cystatin C compared to serum creatinine for the estimation of renal dysfunction in adults and children--a meta-analysis
    Juliana F Roos
    School of Pharmacy, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    Clin Biochem 40:383-91. 2007
    ..To perform a systematic review comparing the diagnostic accuracy of CysC with SCr...
  5. pmc Information from pharmaceutical companies and the quality, quantity, and cost of physicians' prescribing: a systematic review
    Geoffrey K Spurling
    University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    PLoS Med 7:e1000352. 2010
    ..The objective of this review is to examine the relationship between exposure to information from pharmaceutical companies and the quality, quantity, and cost of physicians' prescribing...
  6. ncbi request reprint Evidence based answers--is salmeterol safe in asthma?
    Geoffrey Spurling
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Queensland
    Aust Fam Physician 35:625-6. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of BNP testing in heart failure
    Jenny Doust
    University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Am Fam Physician 74:1893-8. 2006
    ..BNP level is a strong predictor of risk of death and cardiovascular events in patients previously diagnosed with heart failure or cardiac dysfunction...
  8. ncbi request reprint Seriously working together: integrated governance models to achieve sustainable partnerships between health care organisations
    Claire L Jackson
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Med J Aust 188:S57-60. 2008
    ..To identify sustainable governance arrangements for health care organisations undertaking integrated health service delivery based on best available evidence...
  9. pmc Doctors as patients: a systematic review of doctors' health access and the barriers they experience
    Margaret Kay
    Discipline of General Practice, Royal Brisbaine Hospital Complex, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
    Br J Gen Pract 58:501-8. 2008
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  10. doi request reprint Systematic review of the diagnostic accuracy of C-reactive protein to detect bacterial infection in nonhospitalized infants and children with fever
    Sharon Sanders
    The School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane Hospital Complex, Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Pediatr 153:570-4. 2008
    ..To determine the accuracy of C-reactive protein (CRP) for diagnosing serious bacterial and bacterial infections in infants and children presenting with fever...
  11. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic and management strategies for anaemia in adults
    Jenny Doust
    Centre for General Practice, University of Queensland
    Aust Fam Physician 32:889-94. 2003
    ..Anaemia is often an incidental finding or is discovered when patients present with nonspecific symptoms such as tiredness...
  12. ncbi request reprint Is pulse palpation helpful in detecting atrial fibrillation? A systematic review
    Georga Cooke
    University of Queensland, Australia
    J Fam Pract 55:130-4. 2006
    ..Atrial fibrillation in the elderly is common and potentially life threatening. The classical sign of atrial fibrillation is an irregularly irregular pulse...
  13. ncbi request reprint Identifying health centers in honduras infested with Rhodnius prolixus using the seroprevalence of Chagas disease in children younger than 13 years
    Geoffrey Spurling
    University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia Médecins Sans Frontières, Paris, France
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 73:307-8. 2005
    ..Developing countries with limited resources may find this strategy useful in combating Chagas disease. This strategy also identifies seropositive children, which facilitates their treatment...
  14. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of brachytherapy. Is it an effective and safe treatment for localised prostate cancer?
    Jenny Doust
    Centre for General Practice, University of Queensland
    Aust Fam Physician 33:525-9. 2004
    ..Brachytherapy is a promising treatment for prostate cancer as it may have reduced rates of impotence and incontinence...
  15. ncbi request reprint Antibiotics for bronchiolitis in children
    Geoffrey Kp Spurling
    Discipline of General Practice, Level 2, Edith Cavell Building, University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 4029
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 6:CD005189. 2011
    ..Antibiotics are not recommended for bronchiolitis unless there is concern about complications such as secondary bacterial pneumonia or respiratory failure. Nevertheless, they are used at rates of 34% to 99% in uncomplicated cases...
  16. pmc How well does B-type natriuretic peptide predict death and cardiac events in patients with heart failure: systematic review
    Jenny A Doust
    Centre for General Practice, School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    BMJ 330:625. 2005
    ..To assess how well B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) predicts prognosis in patients with heart failure...
  17. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of natriuretic peptides
    Jenny A Doust
    Arch Intern Med 165:1199. 2005
  18. ncbi request reprint Evaluating diagnostic tests-should the same methods apply?
    Jenny A Doust
    Am Heart J 156:4-6. 2008