Rob Riemsma

Summary

Publications

  1. doi Electro-coagulation for liver metastases
    Robert P Riemsma
    Kleijnen Systematic Reviews Ltd, York, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 5:CD009497. 2013
  2. doi Percutaneous ethanol injection for liver metastases
    Robert P Riemsma
    Kleijnen Systematic Reviews Ltd, York, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 5:CD008717. 2013
  3. doi Transarterial (chemo)embolisation versus no intervention or placebo intervention for liver metastases
    Robert P Riemsma
    Kleijnen Systematic Reviews Ltd, York, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD009498. 2013
  4. doi Transarterial (chemo)embolisation versus no intervention or placebo intervention for liver metastases
    Robert P Riemsma
    Kleijnen Systematic Reviews Ltd, York, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD009498. 2012
  5. doi Systematic review of lapatinib in combination with letrozole compared with other first-line treatments for hormone receptor positive(HR+) and HER2+ advanced or metastatic breast cancer(MBC)
    Rob Riemsma
    Kleijnen Systematic Reviews Ltd, York, UK
    Curr Med Res Opin 28:1263-79. 2012
  6. pmc Effectiveness of screening preschool children for amblyopia: a systematic review
    Christine Schmucker
    Department of Medical Biometry and Statistics German Cochrane Center, Institute of Medical Biometry and Medical Informatics, University Medical Center, Freiburg, Germany
    BMC Ophthalmol 9:3. 2009
  7. doi Systematic review of tapentadol in chronic severe pain
    Rob Riemsma
    Kleijnen Systematic Reviews Ltd, York, UK
    Curr Med Res Opin 27:1907-30. 2011
  8. pmc Systematic Review of topotecan (Hycamtin) in relapsed small cell lung cancer
    Rob Riemsma
    Kleijnen Systematic Reviews Ltd, York, UK
    BMC Cancer 10:436. 2010
  9. doi Systematic review of aromatase inhibitors in the first-line treatment for hormone sensitive advanced or metastatic breast cancer
    Rob Riemsma
    Kleijnen Systematic Reviews Ltd, Unit 6, Escrick Business Park, Riccall Road, Escrick, York YO19 6FD, UK
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 123:9-24. 2010
  10. doi Systematic review of adverse events of buprenorphine patch versus fentanyl patch in patients with chronic moderate-to-severe pain
    Robert F Wolff
    Kleijnen Systematic Reviews Ltd, Unit 6, Escrick Business Park, Riccall Road, Escrick, York, YO19 6FD, UK
    Pain Manag 2:351-62. 2012

Collaborators

  • Robert F Wolff
  • Daniel W Rea
  • Eliane Kellen
  • Jos Kleijnen
  • Nigel Armstrong
  • Kate Misso
  • Julie Harker
  • Christine Schmucker
  • Florian Tomini
  • Nathan Manning
  • Manuela Joore
  • Thea van Asselt
  • Gill Worthy
  • Geertruida E Bekkering
  • Malgorzata M Bala
  • Kim J Reid
  • Robert Grosselfinger
  • Stefan Lange
  • Wolf Lagr├Ęze
  • Gerd Antes

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi Electro-coagulation for liver metastases
    Robert P Riemsma
    Kleijnen Systematic Reviews Ltd, York, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 5:CD009497. 2013
    ..The object of this technique is to destroy the tumour completely, if possible, in a single surgical session...
  2. doi Percutaneous ethanol injection for liver metastases
    Robert P Riemsma
    Kleijnen Systematic Reviews Ltd, York, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 5:CD008717. 2013
    ..Percutaneous ethanol injection (PEI) causes dehydration and necrosis of tumour cells accompanied by small vessel thrombosis, leading to tumour ischaemia and destruction...
  3. doi Transarterial (chemo)embolisation versus no intervention or placebo intervention for liver metastases
    Robert P Riemsma
    Kleijnen Systematic Reviews Ltd, York, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD009498. 2013
    ..Therefore, embolisation of the hepatic artery can lead to selective necrosis of the liver tumour while it may leave normal parenchyma virtually unaffected...
  4. doi Transarterial (chemo)embolisation versus no intervention or placebo intervention for liver metastases
    Robert P Riemsma
    Kleijnen Systematic Reviews Ltd, York, UK
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD009498. 2012
    ..Therefore, embolisation of the hepatic artery can lead to selective necrosis of the liver tumour while it may leave normal parenchyma virtually unaffected...
  5. doi Systematic review of lapatinib in combination with letrozole compared with other first-line treatments for hormone receptor positive(HR+) and HER2+ advanced or metastatic breast cancer(MBC)
    Rob Riemsma
    Kleijnen Systematic Reviews Ltd, York, UK
    Curr Med Res Opin 28:1263-79. 2012
    ..For HR+, HER2+ MBC, combination of an AI with an anti-HER2 agent (lapatinib or trastuzumab) has shown clinical benefit...
  6. pmc Effectiveness of screening preschool children for amblyopia: a systematic review
    Christine Schmucker
    Department of Medical Biometry and Statistics German Cochrane Center, Institute of Medical Biometry and Medical Informatics, University Medical Center, Freiburg, Germany
    BMC Ophthalmol 9:3. 2009
    ..Therefore, this systematic review focuses on the question of whether screening for amblyopia in children up to the age of six years leads to better vision outcomes...
  7. doi Systematic review of tapentadol in chronic severe pain
    Rob Riemsma
    Kleijnen Systematic Reviews Ltd, York, UK
    Curr Med Res Opin 27:1907-30. 2011
    ..A systematic review of chronic pain treatment with strong opioids (step 3 WHO pain ladder) and a comparison to a new drug recently approved for the treatment of severe chronic pain in Europe, tapentadol (Palexia, Nucynta*), were performed...
  8. pmc Systematic Review of topotecan (Hycamtin) in relapsed small cell lung cancer
    Rob Riemsma
    Kleijnen Systematic Reviews Ltd, York, UK
    BMC Cancer 10:436. 2010
    ..To undertake a systematic review of the available data for oral and intravenous topotecan in adults with relapsed small cell lung cancer (SCLC) for whom re-treatment with the first line regimen is not considered appropriate...
  9. doi Systematic review of aromatase inhibitors in the first-line treatment for hormone sensitive advanced or metastatic breast cancer
    Rob Riemsma
    Kleijnen Systematic Reviews Ltd, Unit 6, Escrick Business Park, Riccall Road, Escrick, York YO19 6FD, UK
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 123:9-24. 2010
    ..Head-to-head comparisons between letrozole, anastrozole and exemestane in the first-line MBC setting are warranted...
  10. doi Systematic review of adverse events of buprenorphine patch versus fentanyl patch in patients with chronic moderate-to-severe pain
    Robert F Wolff
    Kleijnen Systematic Reviews Ltd, Unit 6, Escrick Business Park, Riccall Road, Escrick, York, YO19 6FD, UK
    Pain Manag 2:351-62. 2012
    ..Use of transdermal buprenorphine might be favorable in certain groups of patients, such as renally impaired, elderly and immunosuppressed patients. ..
  11. pmc Epidemiology of chronic pain in denmark and sweden
    Julie Harker
    Kleijnen Systematic Reviews Ltd, 6 Escrick Business Park, Escrick, York YO19 6FD, UK
    Pain Res Treat 2012:371248. 2012
    ..Future research should utilise clear reporting guidelines to assist decision and policy makers, in this important area...
  12. doi Golimumab for the treatment of ankylosing spondylitis: a NICE single technology appraisal
    Nigel Armstrong
    Kleijnen Systematic Reviews Ltd, Unit 6, Escrick Business Park, Escrick, York, YO19 6FD, UK
    Pharmacoeconomics 31:415-25. 2013
    ..Given the factors cited by NICE for their decision, the ERG recommends that there should be greater clarity in the NICE methods guidance on handling uncertainty in CEAs as well as the incorporation of benefit from process of care...
  13. doi Systematic review of efficacy and safety of buprenorphine versus fentanyl or morphine in patients with chronic moderate to severe pain
    Robert F Wolff
    Kleijnen Systematic Reviews Ltd, York, UK
    Curr Med Res Opin 28:833-45. 2012
    ..To systematically assess efficacy and safety of buprenorphine patch versus fentanyl patch in patients with chronic moderate to severe pain...