Patrick Taffe

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Affiliation: Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Test result-based sampling: an efficient design for estimating the accuracy of patient safety indicators
    Patrick Taffe
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Med Decis Making 32:E1-12. 2012
  2. doi request reprint A joint back calculation model for the imputation of the date of HIV infection in a prevalent cohort
    Patrick Taffe
    Data Center, Swiss HIV Cohort Study, CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Stat Med 27:4835-53. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Contribution of genome-wide significant single-nucleotide polymorphisms and antiretroviral therapy to dyslipidemia in HIV-infected individuals: a longitudinal study
    Margalida Rotger
    Institute of Microbiology, University Hospital and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Circ Cardiovasc Genet 2:621-8. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Impact of single nucleotide polymorphisms and of clinical risk factors on new‐onset diabetes mellitus in HIV‐infected individuals
    Margalida Rotger
    Institute of Microbiology, University Hospital and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Clin Infect Dis 51:1090-8. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of occasional short interruptions of HAART on the progression of HIV infection: results from a cohort study
    Patrick Taffe
    Coordination and Data Center, Swiss HIV Cohort Study, Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    AIDS 16:747-55. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Gilbert syndrome and the development of antiretroviral therapy-associated hyperbilirubinemia
    Margalida Rotger
    Institute of Microbiology and Service of Infectious Diseases, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Infect Dis 192:1381-6. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Modeling the influence of APOC3, APOE, and TNF polymorphisms on the risk of antiretroviral therapy-associated lipid disorders
    Philip E Tarr
    Infectious Diseases Service, University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Infect Dis 191:1419-26. 2005
  8. pmc Risk for Pneumocystis carinii transmission among patients with pneumonia: a molecular epidemiology study
    Elodie Senggen Manoloff
    Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:132-4. 2003
  9. doi request reprint High prevalence of peripheral arterial disease in HIV-infected persons
    Daniel Periard
    Angiology, University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Clin Infect Dis 46:761-7. 2008
  10. pmc In vitro whole-genome analysis identifies a susceptibility locus for HIV-1
    Corinne Loeuillet
    Institute of Microbiology, University Hospital, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    PLoS Biol 6:e32. 2008

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Publications22

  1. doi request reprint Test result-based sampling: an efficient design for estimating the accuracy of patient safety indicators
    Patrick Taffe
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Med Decis Making 32:E1-12. 2012
    ..We tested a sampling design based on test results (verification-biased sampling [VBS]) that minimizes the number of subjects to be verified...
  2. doi request reprint A joint back calculation model for the imputation of the date of HIV infection in a prevalent cohort
    Patrick Taffe
    Data Center, Swiss HIV Cohort Study, CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Stat Med 27:4835-53. 2008
    ..Results of simulation studies indicated that the imputation procedure worked well, despite the intrinsic high volatility of the CD4 marker...
  3. doi request reprint Contribution of genome-wide significant single-nucleotide polymorphisms and antiretroviral therapy to dyslipidemia in HIV-infected individuals: a longitudinal study
    Margalida Rotger
    Institute of Microbiology, University Hospital and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Circ Cardiovasc Genet 2:621-8. 2009
    ..Recent genome-wide association studies have reliably associated common SNPs to dyslipidemia in the general population...
  4. doi request reprint Impact of single nucleotide polymorphisms and of clinical risk factors on new‐onset diabetes mellitus in HIV‐infected individuals
    Margalida Rotger
    Institute of Microbiology, University Hospital and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Clin Infect Dis 51:1090-8. 2010
    ..Recent genome-wide association studies have reliably associated multiple single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) to DM in the general population...
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of occasional short interruptions of HAART on the progression of HIV infection: results from a cohort study
    Patrick Taffe
    Coordination and Data Center, Swiss HIV Cohort Study, Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    AIDS 16:747-55. 2002
    ..Data from the prospective Swiss HIV Cohort Study were used...
  6. ncbi request reprint Gilbert syndrome and the development of antiretroviral therapy-associated hyperbilirubinemia
    Margalida Rotger
    Institute of Microbiology and Service of Infectious Diseases, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Infect Dis 192:1381-6. 2005
    ..An understanding of the interaction between genetic predisposition and ART may help to identify individuals at highest risk for developing jaundice...
  7. ncbi request reprint Modeling the influence of APOC3, APOE, and TNF polymorphisms on the risk of antiretroviral therapy-associated lipid disorders
    Philip E Tarr
    Infectious Diseases Service, University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Infect Dis 191:1419-26. 2005
    ..Single-nucleotide polymorphisms in genes involved in lipoprotein and adipocyte metabolism may explain why dyslipidemia and lipoatrophy occur in some but not all antiretroviral therapy (ART)-treated individuals...
  8. pmc Risk for Pneumocystis carinii transmission among patients with pneumonia: a molecular epidemiology study
    Elodie Senggen Manoloff
    Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:132-4. 2003
    ..Our analysis suggests that transmission from patients with active PCP to susceptible persons caused only a few, if any, PCP cases in our setting...
  9. doi request reprint High prevalence of peripheral arterial disease in HIV-infected persons
    Daniel Periard
    Angiology, University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Clin Infect Dis 46:761-7. 2008
    ..Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) has not been evaluated, however. We studied the cross-sectional prevalence of lower limb PAD in an HIV-infected population...
  10. pmc In vitro whole-genome analysis identifies a susceptibility locus for HIV-1
    Corinne Loeuillet
    Institute of Microbiology, University Hospital, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    PLoS Biol 6:e32. 2008
    ..Genetic analysis of in vitro cellular phenotypes provides an attractive approach for the discovery of susceptibility loci to infectious agents...
  11. ncbi request reprint All cause mortality in the Swiss HIV Cohort Study from 1990 to 2001 in comparison with the Swiss population
    Olivia Keiser
    Data Centre of the Swiss HIV Cohort Study, Lausanne, Switzerland
    AIDS 18:1835-43. 2004
    ..Mortality within the Swiss HIV Cohort Study for the years 1990-2001 was compared with the mortality of the general Swiss population...
  12. doi request reprint Surgical safety and hospital volume across a wide range of interventions
    Yves Eggli
    Institute of Health Economics and Management, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Med Care 48:962-71. 2010
    ..Extending the analysis to a broader range of interventions and outcomes is necessary before adopting policies based on minimum volume thresholds...
  13. doi request reprint Accuracy of prehospital triage of trauma patients by emergency physicians: a retrospective study in western Switzerland
    Pierre Nicolas Carron
    Emergency Service, University Hospital Center, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Emerg Med 18:86-93. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the accuracy of the prehospital triage performed by physicians and to identify the predictive factors leading to errors of triage...
  14. doi request reprint Impact of recommendation updates in well-controlled patients on nonrecommended antiretroviral therapies: the Swiss HIV cohort study
    Noémie Boillat-Blanco
    Department of Medicine, Infectious Diseases Service, University Hospital and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 62:180-9. 2013
    ..HIV treatment recommendations are updated as clinical trials are published. Whether recommendations drive clinicians to change antiretroviral therapy in well-controlled patients is unexplored...
  15. pmc Improved accuracy of co-morbidity coding over time after the introduction of ICD-10 administrative data
    Jean Marie Januel
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, CHUV and University of Lausanne, Switzerland
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:194. 2011
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  16. ncbi request reprint Reduced ejection fraction after myocardial infarction: is it sufficient to justify implantation of a defibrillator?
    Patrizio Pascale
    Division of Cardiology, University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Chest 128:2626-32. 2005
    ..This study evaluates the mortality rate in survivors of MI with impaired left ventricular function and its relation to pre-hospital discharge baseline characteristics...
  17. doi request reprint Improving blood pressure control through pharmacist interventions: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Valérie Santschi
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Am Heart Assoc 3:e000718. 2014
    ..By updating and combining data from 2 previous systematic reviews, we assess the effect of pharmacist interventions on BP and identify potential determinants of heterogeneity...
  18. ncbi request reprint Comparison of neoadjuvant cisplatin-based chemotherapy versus radiochemotherapy followed by resection for stage III (N2) NSCLC
    Edgardo Pezzetta
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, University of Lausanne, CH 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 27:1092-8. 2005
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  19. ncbi request reprint Influence of clinical and economical factors on the expert rating of appropriateness of preoperative use of recombinant erythropoietin in elective orthopedic surgery patients
    Patrick Taffe
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Lausanne, CH 1005, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Med Decis Making 24:122-30. 2004
    ..01). For assessing appropriateness of care, this study confirms the need for detailed clinical scenarios and a multidisciplinary panel carefully selected to reflect those involved in the interventions under consideration...
  20. doi request reprint Discriminant validity and test-retest reliability of a self-administered Internet-based questionnaire testing doctors' knowledge in evidence-based medicine
    Rachel Voellinger
    Clinical Epidemiology Centre, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine IUMSP, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Eval Clin Pract 17:471-7. 2011
    ..This study aimed to determine the discriminant validity and the test-retest reliability of a questionnaire testing the impact of evidence-based medicine (EBM) training on doctors' knowledge and skills...
  21. doi request reprint The inter-rater reliability of the Pulmonary Embolism Severity Index
    Montserrat Fraga
    Division of General Internal Medicine University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Thromb Haemost 104:1258-62. 2010
    ..92, 95% CI: 0.72-0.98) was near perfect. Our results demonstrate the high reproducibility of the PESI, supporting the use of the PESI for risk stratification of patients with PE...
  22. doi request reprint Interhuman transmission as a potential key parameter for geographical variation in the prevalence of Pneumocystis jirovecii dihydropteroate synthase mutations
    Philippe M Hauser
    Institute of Microbiology, Swiss HIV Cohort Study, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Clin Infect Dis 51:e28-33. 2010
    ..This retrospective study sought to better understand the geographical variation in the prevalence of these mutations...