Joel Coste

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Country: France

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Height and health-related quality of life: a nationwide population study
    Joel Coste
    Biostatistics and Epidemiology Unit, Hotel Dieu, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 1 Place du Parvis Notre Dame, 75004 Paris, France
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:3231-9. 2012
  2. pmc Patterns of mortality and their changes in France (1968-99): insights into the structure of diseases leading to death and epidemiological transition in an industrialised country
    J Coste
    Universite Paris Descartes, Faculte de Medecine, AP HP, Hopital Cochin, Paris, France
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:945-55. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Ectopic pregnancy is again on the increase. Recent trends in the incidence of ectopic pregnancies in France (1992-2002)
    Joel Coste
    INSERM U569 IFR 69, Hopital de Bicetre, 94276 Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
    Hum Reprod 19:2014-8. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint A gray zone assigned to inconclusive results of quantitative diagnostic tests: Application to the use of brain natriuretic peptide for diagnosis of heart failure in acute dyspneic patients
    Joel Coste
    Department of Biostatistics, Universite Paris Descartes, Faculte de Medecine, Hopital Cochin, Paris, France
    Clin Chem 52:2229-35. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Prognosis and quality of life in patients with acute low back pain: insights from a comprehensive inception cohort study
    Joel Coste
    Hopital Cochin, Paris, France
    Arthritis Rheum 51:168-76. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Methodological issues in determining the dimensionality of composite health measures using principal component analysis: case illustration and suggestions for practice
    Joel Coste
    Département de Biostatistique et d Informatique Médicale, Pavillon Saint Jacques, Hopital Cochin, Paris, France
    Qual Life Res 14:641-54. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Recent declining trend in ectopic pregnancy in France: evidence of two clinicoepidemiologic entities
    J Coste
    INSERM Unité 292, Hopital de Bicetre, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
    Fertil Steril 74:881-6. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of adolescent statural growth in health and disease: reliability of assessment from height measurement series and development of an automated algorithm
    Joel Coste
    Département de Biostatistique et d Informatique Médicale, Faculte Cochin, Universite Paris V, Hopital Cochin, Paris, France
    Horm Res 58:105-14. 2002
  9. pmc Cross sectional study of conventional cervical smear, monolayer cytology, and human papillomavirus DNA testing for cervical cancer screening
    Joel Coste
    Département de Biostatistique, Hopital Cochin, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Faculté de Médecine Cochin Port Royal, Universite Paris V, Paris, France
    BMJ 326:733. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint An epidemiologic approach to drug prescribing quality assessment: a study in primary care practice in France
    J Coste
    Département de Biostatistique et d Informatique Médicale, Faculte Cochin, Universite Paris, France
    Med Care 37:1294-307. 1999

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Publications73

  1. doi request reprint Height and health-related quality of life: a nationwide population study
    Joel Coste
    Biostatistics and Epidemiology Unit, Hotel Dieu, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 1 Place du Parvis Notre Dame, 75004 Paris, France
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:3231-9. 2012
    ..However, there are only limited data available concerning the consequences of body height for HRQoL in adulthood...
  2. pmc Patterns of mortality and their changes in France (1968-99): insights into the structure of diseases leading to death and epidemiological transition in an industrialised country
    J Coste
    Universite Paris Descartes, Faculte de Medecine, AP HP, Hopital Cochin, Paris, France
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:945-55. 2006
    ..However, the reality and consistency of patterns of causes of death in a population at a given moment has never been formally and statistically evaluated...
  3. ncbi request reprint Ectopic pregnancy is again on the increase. Recent trends in the incidence of ectopic pregnancies in France (1992-2002)
    Joel Coste
    INSERM U569 IFR 69, Hopital de Bicetre, 94276 Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
    Hum Reprod 19:2014-8. 2004
    ..We aimed to assess the recent incidence trends of ectopic pregnancies (EP) in France (1992-2002)...
  4. ncbi request reprint A gray zone assigned to inconclusive results of quantitative diagnostic tests: Application to the use of brain natriuretic peptide for diagnosis of heart failure in acute dyspneic patients
    Joel Coste
    Department of Biostatistics, Universite Paris Descartes, Faculte de Medecine, Hopital Cochin, Paris, France
    Clin Chem 52:2229-35. 2006
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Prognosis and quality of life in patients with acute low back pain: insights from a comprehensive inception cohort study
    Joel Coste
    Hopital Cochin, Paris, France
    Arthritis Rheum 51:168-76. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Methodological issues in determining the dimensionality of composite health measures using principal component analysis: case illustration and suggestions for practice
    Joel Coste
    Département de Biostatistique et d Informatique Médicale, Pavillon Saint Jacques, Hopital Cochin, Paris, France
    Qual Life Res 14:641-54. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Recent declining trend in ectopic pregnancy in France: evidence of two clinicoepidemiologic entities
    J Coste
    INSERM Unité 292, Hopital de Bicetre, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
    Fertil Steril 74:881-6. 2000
    ..To assess the recent incidence of ectopic pregnancy (EP) in France (1992-1997) and to relate this incidence to trends in risk factors and use of contraception...
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of adolescent statural growth in health and disease: reliability of assessment from height measurement series and development of an automated algorithm
    Joel Coste
    Département de Biostatistique et d Informatique Médicale, Faculte Cochin, Universite Paris V, Hopital Cochin, Paris, France
    Horm Res 58:105-14. 2002
    ....
  9. pmc Cross sectional study of conventional cervical smear, monolayer cytology, and human papillomavirus DNA testing for cervical cancer screening
    Joel Coste
    Département de Biostatistique, Hopital Cochin, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Faculté de Médecine Cochin Port Royal, Universite Paris V, Paris, France
    BMJ 326:733. 2003
    ..To compare the sensitivity, specificity, and interobserver reliability of conventional cervical smear tests, monolayer cytology, and human papillomavirus testing for screening for cervical cancer...
  10. ncbi request reprint An epidemiologic approach to drug prescribing quality assessment: a study in primary care practice in France
    J Coste
    Département de Biostatistique et d Informatique Médicale, Faculte Cochin, Universite Paris, France
    Med Care 37:1294-307. 1999
    ..To assess drug prescribing by primary care physicians in France for various types of conditions, and to identify patterns and risk factors for poor prescribing quality...
  11. pmc Long-term results of growth hormone treatment in France in children of short stature: population, register based study
    J Coste
    Département de Biostatistique et d Informatique Médicale Faculté Cochin, Université Paris V Hôpital Cochin, France
    BMJ 315:708-13. 1997
    ..To describe the growth of children treated with growth hormone and to evaluate the prognostic factors for height at the end of treatment...
  12. ncbi request reprint A population-based analytical approach to assessing patterns, determinants, and outcomes of health care with application to ectopic pregnancy
    J Coste
    INSERM, Hopital de Bicetre, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
    Med Care 38:739-49. 2000
    ..We present a population-based analytical approach to assessing patterns, determinants, and outcomes of health care...
  13. ncbi request reprint Efficiency of the hybrid capture 2 HPV DNA test in cervical cancer screening. A study by the French Society of Clinical Cytology
    Patricia De Cremoux
    Department of Tumor Biology, Institut Curie, Paris, France
    Am J Clin Pathol 120:492-9. 2003
    ..89%) and 135 samples (7.56%), respectively. Although HC2 can be considered a reliable and sensitive test for HPV DNA detection, we do not advocate its use for large-scale screening for cervical neoplasia...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of liquid-based cytology with or without hybrid-capture II HPV test compared with conventional Pap smears: a study by the French Society of Clinical Cytology
    Beatrix Cochand-Priollet
    Service d Anatomie et de Cytologie Pathologiques, Hopital Lariboisiere, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Paris 7, France
    Diagn Cytopathol 33:338-43. 2005
    ..It underlined the low specificity of the HC II. Finally, the LBC mean cost was never covered by the Social Security tariff...
  15. doi request reprint Pregnancy does not accelerate corticotroph tumor progression in Nelson's syndrome
    Francois R Jornayvaz
    Department of Endocrinology, Hopital Cochin, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 75014 Paris, France
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:E658-62. 2011
    ..Little is known about the impact of pregnancy on corticotroph tumor progression after bilateral adrenalectomy...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cost of screening for cancerous and precancerous lesions of the cervix
    Estelle Merea
    Center for Health Economics and Administration Research, INSERM U537, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
    Diagn Cytopathol 27:251-7. 2002
    ..Furthermore, the high cost of the HPV test means that its integration into a population-based screening program must be carefully defined...
  17. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for ectopic pregnancy: a comprehensive analysis based on a large case-control, population-based study in France
    Jean Bouyer
    INSERM U569, IFR69 The French Institute of Health and Medical Research, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
    Am J Epidemiol 157:185-94. 2003
    ..In terms of public health, increasing awareness of the effects of smoking may be useful for ectopic pregnancy prevention...
  18. ncbi request reprint Maternal life events and adverse pregnancy outcomes: lessons from the Auvergne ectopic pregnancy registry
    Joel Coste
    INSERM Unité 569, Hopital de Bicetre, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
    Fertil Steril 81:137-48. 2004
    ..To investigate stressful maternal life events as candidate risk factors for ectopic pregnancy...
  19. doi request reprint Long-term mortality after recombinant growth hormone treatment for isolated growth hormone deficiency or childhood short stature: preliminary report of the French SAGhE study
    Jean Claude Carel
    Department of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Mdicale CIE5, Paris, France
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:416-25. 2012
    ..Little is known about the long-term health of subjects treated with GH in childhood, and Safety and Appropriateness of Growth hormone treatments in Europe (SAGhE) is a study addressing this question...
  20. doi request reprint Efficiency and tolerance of mitotane in Cushing's disease in 76 patients from a single center
    Camille Baudry
    Department of Endocrinology, Reference Center for Rare Adrenal Diseases, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Cochin Hospital, 27 rue du Faubourg Saint Jacques, 75014 Paris, France
    Eur J Endocrinol 167:473-81. 2012
    ..Alternatives to transsphenoidal pituitary surgery may be required in Cushing's disease (CD) as a first- or second-line treatment. Mitotane is a potent anti-cortisolic drug but has been rarely investigated in the treatment of CD...
  21. doi request reprint Do ED staffs have a role to play in the prevention of repeat falls in elderly patients?
    Frederic Bloch
    Department of Gerontology, Hopital Broca, 54 rue Pascal, Paris, France
    Am J Emerg Med 27:303-7. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the factors influencing 6-month independence...
  22. doi request reprint 18F-Fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography for the diagnosis of adrenocortical tumors: a prospective study in 77 operated patients
    Lionel Groussin
    Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale Unité 567, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique Unite Mixte de Recherche 8104, Paris, France
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:1713-22. 2009
    ..Most adrenal incidentalomas are nonfunctioning adrenocortical adenomas (ACAs). Adrenocortical carcinomas (ACCs) are rare but should be recognized at an early stage...
  23. doi request reprint Adrenocortical carcinoma and pregnancy: clinical and biological features and prognosis
    Gwenaëlle Abiven-Lepage
    Department of Endocrinology, Hopital Cochin, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    Eur J Endocrinol 163:793-800. 2010
    ..We wished to evaluate the characteristics and prognosis of ACC diagnosed in patients during pregnancy or in the postpartum period, comparing them with those for ACC diagnosed in nonpregnant women...
  24. doi request reprint Inter- and intra-observer variability in detection and progression assessment with MRI of microadenoma in Cushing's disease patients followed up after bilateral adrenalectomy
    Hélène Bahurel-Barrera
    Department of Radiology A, Cochin Hospital, Faculté René Descartes, Paris 5 University, Paris, France
    Pituitary 11:263-9. 2008
    ..To assess the inter- and intra-observer variability in detection and progression assessment with MRI of pituitary microadenomas in cases of Cushing's disease treated by adrenalectomy...
  25. doi request reprint Association between Staphylococcus aureus alone or combined with Pseudomonas aeruginosa and the clinical condition of patients with cystic fibrosis
    Dominique Hubert
    Service de Pneumologie, Hopital Cochin, AP HP, Paris, France
    J Cyst Fibros 12:497-503. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence and clinical consequences of MRSA and methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus (MSSA), associated or not associated with Pseudomonas aeruginosa (PA)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Impaired erythropoietin production in liver transplant recipients: the role of calcineurin inhibitors
    Valerie Bardet
    Service d Hematologie Biologique, Universite Paris Descartes, Paris, France
    Liver Transpl 12:1649-54. 2006
    ..Hematocrit values and the type of calcineurin inhibitor were the only parameters independently related to Epo levels. In conclusion, cyclosporine, but not tacrolimus, inhibits Epo production at the doses used in clinical practice...
  27. doi request reprint Midnight salivary cortisol determination for assessing the outcome of transsphenoidal surgery in Cushing's disease
    Carmen A Carrasco
    Service des Maladies Endocriniennes et Metaboliques, Hopital Cochin, 27 rue du Faubourg Saint Jacques, 75014 Paris, France
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:4728-34. 2008
    ..Midnight salivary cortisol (MSC) is now recognized as a reliable index for Cushing's syndrome diagnosis but has to be validated for the follow-up of treated patients...
  28. doi request reprint Parental origin of the X-chromosome does not influence growth hormone treatment effect in Turner syndrome
    Marie Devernay
    Univ Paris Diderot, Sorbonne Paris Cité, F 75019, Paris, France
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:E1241-8. 2012
    ..The parental origin of the intact X-chromosome has been reported to affect phenotype and response to GH treatment in Turner syndrome (TS)...
  29. pmc Identifying type and determinants of missing items in quality of life questionnaires: Application to the SF-36 French version of the 2003 Decennial Health Survey
    Hugo Peyre
    Biostatistics and Epidemiology Unit, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Hopital Cochin, Paris, France
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:16. 2010
    ..The development of sound strategies of replacement and prevention requires accurate knowledge of their type and determinants...
  30. ncbi request reprint Quality of life in women with fibromyalgia syndrome: validation of the QIF, the French version of the fibromyalgia impact questionnaire
    Serge Perrot
    Centre de la Douleur and the Service de Rhumatologie, Hopital Cochin, Paris, France
    J Rheumatol 30:1054-9. 2003
    ..To validate a translated and adapted version of the Fibromyalgia Impact Questionnaire (FIQ) for use in French-speaking populations...
  31. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for extrauterine pregnancy in women using an intrauterine device
    J Bouyer
    INSERM U292 The French Institute of Health and Medical Research, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
    Fertil Steril 74:899-908. 2000
    ..To identify the risk factors for ectopic pregnancy (EP) in women using an intrauterine device (IUD)...
  32. ncbi request reprint Worsening trends and increasing disparities in health-related quality of life: evidence from two French population-based cross-sectional surveys, 1995-2003
    Etienne Audureau
    Biostatistics and Epidemiology Unit, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Hotel Dieu, Nancy Universite, Universite Paris Descartes, Université Metz Paul Verlaine, Research unit APEMAC, EA 4360, 1 Place du Parvis Notre Dame, 75181 Paris cedex 4, France
    Qual Life Res 22:13-26. 2013
    ..To investigate time trends in health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in France and to report existing and changing demographic, socioeconomic, and geographic disparities...
  33. doi request reprint Missing data methods for dealing with missing items in quality of life questionnaires. A comparison by simulation of personal mean score, full information maximum likelihood, multiple imputation, and hot deck techniques applied to the SF-36 in the French
    Hugo Peyre
    Biostatistics and Epidemiology Unit, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Hopital Cochin, Nancy Universite, Universite Paris Descartes, Paris Cedex 14, France
    Qual Life Res 20:287-300. 2011
    ....
  34. pmc Using vital statistics to estimate the population-level impact of osteoporotic fractures on mortality based on death certificates, with an application to France (2000-2004)
    Nelly Ziade
    Research unit APEMAC, EA 4360, Nancy Universite, Paris, France
    BMC Public Health 9:344. 2009
    ..We developed a methodology using vital statistics to estimate the impact of osteoporotic fractures on the mortality of an entire population, and applied it to France for the period 2000-2004...
  35. doi request reprint Efficiency of neonatal screening for congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency in children born in mainland France between 1996 and 2003
    Bénédicte Coulm
    Department of Biostatistics, Groupe hospitalier Cochin Saint Vincent de Paul and University Paris Descartes, France
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:113-20. 2012
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Clinical and biological features in the prognosis of adrenocortical cancer: poor outcome of cortisol-secreting tumors in a series of 202 consecutive patients
    Gwenaelle Abiven
    Service d endocrinologie, Hopital Cochin, 27, rue du Faubourg Saint Jacques, 75014, Paris, France
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:2650-5. 2006
    ..Adrenocortical carcinomas (ACC) are rare tumors with a poor prognosis. Few reports concerning large and homogeneous series are available...
  37. doi request reprint Liver disease in adult patients with cystic fibrosis: a frequent and independent prognostic factor associated with death or lung transplantation
    Ariane Chryssostalis
    Universite Paris Descartes, Paris, France
    J Hepatol 55:1377-82. 2011
    ..However, few data have been published in large adult cohorts. The aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence and the prognosis of CFLD in adult CF patients...
  38. doi request reprint Can metabolic abnormalities after a fall predict short term mortality in elderly patients?
    Frederic Bloch
    Department of Gerontology, Hôpital Broca AP HP, Paris, France
    Eur J Epidemiol 24:357-62. 2009
    ..As metabolic abnormalities can be an indirect marker of a long delay before emergency medical care, this study underscored the importance of early warning system for the frailest old individuals in order to prevent such complications...
  39. ncbi request reprint Operative management of deeply infiltrating endometriosis: results on pelvic pain symptoms according to a surgical classification
    Nicolas Chopin
    Assistance Publique, Hopitaux de Paris, Service de Gynécologie Obstétrique II, Unité de chirurgie gynécologique, CHU Cochin Port Royal, Paris, France
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 12:106-12. 2005
    ..To assess the results of complete surgical excision for patients with painful functional symptoms in a context of histologically proven deeply infiltrating endometriosis (DIE)...
  40. doi request reprint Item reduction based on rigorous methodological guidelines is necessary to maintain validity when shortening composite measurement scales
    Christophe Goetz
    Universite Paris Descartes, Sorbonne Paris Cité, Université de Lorraine, EA 4360 APEMAC Nancy, France
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:710-8. 2013
    ..To review current practice and update guidelines for the methodology of shortening composite measurement scales (CMSs)...
  41. doi request reprint CT antegrade colonography to assess proctectomy and temporary diverting ileostomy complications before early ileostomy takedown in patients with low rectal endometriosis
    Hervé Gouya
    Department of Radiology, University Paris Descartes Paris V, Cochin Hospital, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 27 rue du Faubourg Saint Jacques, 75014 Paris, Cedex 14, France
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 198:98-105. 2012
    ....
  42. pmc A methodological framework to distinguish spectrum effects from spectrum biases and to assess diagnostic and screening test accuracy for patient populations: application to the Papanicolaou cervical cancer smear test
    Caroline Elie
    Department of Biostatistics, Groupe Hospitalier Cochin Saint Vincent de Paul and Université Paris Descartes, Paris, France
    BMC Med Res Methodol 8:7. 2008
    ..We propose and illustrate a methodological framework to distinguish spectrum effects from spectrum biases...
  43. doi request reprint Importance of in-hospital initiation of therapies and therapeutic inertia in secondary stroke prevention: IMplementation of Prevention After a Cerebrovascular evenT (IMPACT) Study
    Emmanuel Touze
    Universite Paris Descartes, EA 4055, Department of Neurology, Hopital Sainte Anne, 1 rue Cabanis, 75014 Paris, France
    Stroke 39:1834-43. 2008
    ..Many patients do not receive prevention consistent with recommendations after stroke, but the relative importance of patient- and physician-related factors is uncertain...
  44. doi request reprint Population-level impact of osteoporotic fractures on mortality and trends over time: a nationwide analysis of vital statistics for France, 1968-2004
    Nelly Ziade
    Research unit APEMAC, EA 4360, Nancy Universite, Universite Paris Descartes, Université Metz Paul Verlaine, Paris, France
    Am J Epidemiol 172:942-51. 2010
    ..Despite a 50% decline, osteoporotic fractures still have a significant impact on mortality. The pattern of the death process has changed, with an increased role for comorbidities...
  45. doi request reprint Predictors at diagnosis of a first Wegener's granulomatosis relapse after obtaining complete remission
    Carole Pierrot-Deseilligny Despujol
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hopital Cochin, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Paris Descartes, 27, Paris, France
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 49:2181-90. 2010
    ..Although in most patients with WG, induction therapy leads to complete remission (CR), the high relapse rate remains a major problem. This study was undertaken to identify potential predictors of these relapses...
  46. ncbi request reprint HCV status knowledge and risk behaviours amongst intravenous drug users
    G Vidal-Trecan
    Departement de sante publique, CHU Cochin Port Royal, Universite Rene Descartes, Paris, France
    Eur J Epidemiol 16:439-45. 2000
    ..HCV testing should be encouraged and associated with sexual counselling. Special attention should be paid to disinfecting practices for HCV-positives and use of new injecting equipment should be recommended for HCV-negatives...
  47. ncbi request reprint Reducing the number of T3 orders in the Paris hospital network: towards better appropriatness of thyroid function test prescription
    G Vidal-Trecan
    Departement de sante publique, CHU Cochin Port Royal, AP HP Université René Descartes Paris V, 24 rue du Faubourg Saint Jacques, 75014 Paris
    Ann Endocrinol (Paris) 64:210-5. 2003
    ..The decrease in T3 measurement ordering observed in 1998 (15% of thyroid function test ordering) was independently associated with multiple behavioral changes: educational interventions, structured test form use and year of prescription...
  48. ncbi request reprint [Fertility after ectopic pregnancy: 10-year results in the Auvergne Registry]
    J Bouyer
    Hopital de Bicetre, INSERM U569, IFR69, 82, rue du General Leclerc, 94276 Le Kremlin Bicetre
    J Gynecol Obstet Biol Reprod (Paris) 32:431-8. 2003
    ..The purpose of this work was to study the fertility after ectopic pregnancy (EP) according to the type of contraception at the time of EP (none, IUD, other) and treatment (medical, conservative surgical, radical)...
  49. pmc Non response, incomplete and inconsistent responses to self-administered health-related quality of life measures in the general population: patterns, determinants and impact on the validity of estimates - a population-based study in France using the MOS S
    Joel Coste
    Biostatistics and Epidemiology Unit, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Hotel Dieu, Paris, France
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 11:44. 2013
    ..Health-related quality of life (HRQoL) measures are increasingly used in the general population. However, little is known about patterns and determinants of unanswered or unusable questionnaires and their consequences on estimates of HRQoL...
  50. ncbi request reprint Contraceptive practices of non-HIV-seropositive injecting drug users
    Gwenaelle Vidal-Trecan
    Departement de sante publique, CHU Cochin Port Royal, AP HP, Universite Rene Descartes, Paris, France
    Eur J Epidemiol 18:863-9. 2003
    ..To study the sociodemographic characteristics and sexual behaviours in contraception choices of injecting drug users (IDUs) and to compare the contraceptive practices of non-HIV-positive IDUs to those of the general population...
  51. pmc Frequent phosphodiesterase 11A gene (PDE11A) defects in patients with Carney complex (CNC) caused by PRKAR1A mutations: PDE11A may contribute to adrenal and testicular tumors in CNC as a modifier of the phenotype
    Rossella Libe
    Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale Unité 1016, Institut Cochin, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique Unite Mixte de Recherche 8104, Paris, France
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:E208-14. 2011
    ..Germline, protein-truncating mutations of phosphodiesterase type 11A (PDE11A) have been described to predispose to a variety of endocrine tumors, including adrenal and testicular tumors...
  52. doi request reprint Limited value of temporal artery ultrasonography examinations for diagnosis of giant cell arteritis: analysis of 77 subjects
    Carla Maldini
    National Referral Center for Necrotizing Vasculitides and Systemic Sclerosis, Hospital Cochin, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, University Paris 5 René Descartes, Paris, France
    J Rheumatol 37:2326-30. 2010
    ..We retrospectively evaluated operating characteristics of temporal artery ultrasonography (TA-US) in a single teaching hospital...
  53. doi request reprint Population-based prevalence study of Behçet's disease: differences by ethnic origin and low variation by age at immigration
    Alfred Mahr
    Department of Internal Medicine, Universite Paris 5 Rene Descartes, Hopital Cochin, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Paris, France
    Arthritis Rheum 58:3951-9. 2008
    ..To estimate the prevalence of Behçet's disease (BD) in a multiethnic population living in France, with particular focus on disease risk among immigrants...
  54. ncbi request reprint A grey zone for quantitative diagnostic and screening tests
    Joel Coste
    Département de Biostatistique, Pavillon Saint Jacques, Hopital Cochin, 27 rue du Faubourg Saint Jacques, 75674 Paris Cedex 14, France
    Int J Epidemiol 32:304-13. 2003
    ..This partition intentionally includes a grey zone between positive and negative conclusions...
  55. ncbi request reprint Population-level influence of rheumatoid arthritis on mortality and recent trends: a multiple cause-of-death analysis in France, 1970-2002
    Nelly Ziade
    Universite Paris Descartes, Faculté de Médecine Paris Descartes, AP HP, Hopital Cochin, Paris, France
    J Rheumatol 35:1950-7. 2008
    ..We studied the population-level influence of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) on the mortality of the French population and the pattern of associated causes between 1970 and 2002, using death certificates...
  56. ncbi request reprint Clinical, hormonal and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) predictors of transsphenoidal surgery outcome in acromegaly
    Aline Bourdelot
    Endocrinology Department, Hopital Cochin, 75014, Paris, France
    Eur J Endocrinol 150:763-71. 2004
    ..Progress in the treatment of acromegaly with drugs is making it necessary to improve the prediction of the outcome of transsphenoidal surgery...
  57. doi request reprint From deindustrialization to individual health-related quality of life: multilevel evidence of contextual predictors, mediators and modulators across French regions, 2003
    Etienne Audureau
    Biostatistics and Epidemiology Unit, Hotel Dieu, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 75181 Paris cedex 4, France
    Health Place 22:140-52. 2013
    ..Cross-level interactions and intraregional heterogeneity were also found, confirming the complexity of individual-area relationships and the need for carefully conceptualized multilevel analyses to guide health policies effectively...
  58. ncbi request reprint Interobserver and intraobserver variability in detection of patent foramen ovale and atrial septal aneurysm with transesophageal echocardiography
    Laure Cabanes
    Service de cardiologie, Hopital Cochin, Paris, France
    J Am Soc Echocardiogr 15:441-6. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to assess interobserver and intraobserver variability in the diagnosis of PFO and ASA with contrast echocardiography...
  59. doi request reprint Adrenocortical tumors: improving the practice of the Weiss system through virtual microscopy: a National Program of the French Network INCa-COMETE
    Frederique Tissier
    Department of Pathology, Cochin Hospital, AP HP, Paris Descartes University, Paris, France
    Am J Surg Pathol 36:1194-201. 2012
    ..This tool can now be extended for other research and/or routine purposes in this rare cancer...
  60. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with preterm delivery in women with type 1 diabetes: a cohort study
    Jacques Lepercq
    Service de Gynecologie Obstetrique, Hopital Cochin, Saint Vincent de Paul, AP HP, 82, avenue Denfert Rochereau, 75674 Paris Cedex 14, France
    Diabetes Care 27:2824-8. 2004
    ..The reported rate of preterm delivery in women with type 1 diabetes ranges from 22 to 45%, but the reasons are unclear. The purpose of this study was to identify factors associated with preterm delivery in these women...
  61. ncbi request reprint Health staff perception regarding quality of delivered information to inpatients
    Antoine Duclos
    Département d Informatique Hospitalière DIH Evaluation et Gestion des Connaissances, Hopital Europeen Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
    Int J Qual Health Care 20:13-21. 2008
    ..It is unknown whether this assessment depends on the workplace rather than on the professional category of health personnel...
  62. ncbi request reprint Sites of ectopic pregnancy: a 10 year population-based study of 1800 cases
    J Bouyer
    INSERM U569 IFR69, Hopital de Bicetre, 82 avenue du Général Leclerc, 94276 Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
    Hum Reprod 17:3224-30. 2002
    ..Several risk factors for ectopic pregnancy (EP) have been identified, but the site of implantation of EP has been little studied...
  63. doi request reprint Classification of and risk factors for estrogen deprivation pain syndromes related to aromatase inhibitor treatments in women with breast cancer: a prospective multicenter cohort study
    Francoise Laroche
    Pain Clinic, Saint Antoine Hospital, Paris, France
    J Pain 15:293-303. 2014
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  64. pmc Determinants of mortality for adults with cystic fibrosis admitted in Intensive Care Unit: a multicenter study
    Joelle Texereau
    Service de Physiologie, AP HP, Hopital Cochin, 27 rue du Faubourg St Jacques, Paris, F 75014, France
    Respir Res 7:14. 2006
    ..This appraisal needs re-evaluation following recent changes in both CF management and ICU daily practice. Objectives were to determine long-term outcome of adults with CF admitted in ICU and to identify prognostic factors...
  65. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up of arrhythmias in patients with myotonic dystrophy treated by pacing: a multicenter diagnostic pacemaker study
    Arnaud Lazarus
    Service de Cardiologie et de Biostatistique, Hopital Cochin, Paris, France
    J Am Coll Cardiol 40:1645-52. 2002
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  66. ncbi request reprint Molecular markers and long-term recurrences in a large cohort of patients with sporadic adrenocortical tumors
    C Gicquel
    Laboratoire d Explorations Fonctionnelles Endocriniennes, Hopital Trousseau, AP HP, 75012 Paris, France
    Cancer Res 61:6762-7. 2001
    ..In patients who have undergone curative surgery, routine assessment of these tumor markers is a useful complement to histological scoring for predicting recurrence and guiding decisions for subsequent follow-up and management...
  67. pmc Comparison of health care professionals' self-assessments of standards of care and patients' opinions on the care they received in hospital: observational study
    P Durieux
    Department of Public Health and Medical Informatics, Faculté de Médecine Broussais Hôtel Dieu and Hôpital Européen Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
    Qual Saf Health Care 13:198-202. 2004
    ..To compare the views of healthcare professionals and patients regarding compliance with standards of care concerning patient information...
  68. ncbi request reprint [Adherence to antiretroviral treatments with a protease inhibitor in HIV-infected patients]
    D Salmon-Ceron
    Service de Medecine Interne, Hopital Cochin, Paris
    Ann Med Interne (Paris) 151:297-302. 2000
    ..This study was conducted to assess the difficulties HIV-infected patients with advanced-stage disease encounter in adhering to antiretroviral treatments with a protease inhibitor...
  69. ncbi request reprint Pro-opiomelanocortin in human pregnancy: evolution of maternal plasma levels, concentrations in cord blood, amniotic fluid and at the feto-maternal interface
    M L Raffin-Sanson
    Groupe d Etude en Physiopathologie Endocrinienne, Institut Cochin de Genetique Moleculaire, CNRS UPR 1524, Paris, France
    Eur J Endocrinol 142:53-9. 2000
    ..We recently demonstrated that full length POMC was a normal product of the human placenta. The aim of our study was to establish its normal secretory kinetics and to explore its physiological relevance...
  70. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of monolayers and human papillomavirus testing compared to that of conventional Papanicolaou smears for cervical cancer screening: protocol of the study of the French Society of Clinical Cytology
    B Cochand-Priollet
    Service d Anatomie et Cytologie Pathologiques, Hopital Lariboisiere, Paris, France
    Diagn Cytopathol 24:412-20. 2001
    ..Patient recruiting and data collection started in September 1999 and will be complete in June 2000. The first results are expected to be available in spring 2001...
  71. doi request reprint The p.Val66Met polymorphism in the BDNF gene protects against early seizures in Rett syndrome
    J Nectoux
    Laboratoire de Biochimie et Genetique Moleculaire, Hopital Cochin, Paris, France
    Neurology 70:2145-51. 2008
    ..One MeCP2 target is the brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) gene. We investigated, according to the MECP2 genotype, the role of the BDNF functional polymorphism (Val66Met) on the severity of RTT...
  72. ncbi request reprint Growth hormone testing for the diagnosis of growth hormone deficiency in childhood: a population register-based study
    J C Carel
    Association France Hypophyse, Hopital Cochin, Paris, France
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 82:2117-21. 1997
    ....
  73. ncbi request reprint Early and late seizures after cryptogenic ischemic stroke in young adults
    C Lamy
    Neurology Department, Sainte Anne Hospital, Paris, France
    Neurology 60:400-4. 2003
    ..To assess the incidence and predictive factors of early and late seizures after ischemic stroke in young adults...