KAY P DICKERSIN

Summary

Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Is there a sex bias in choosing editors? Epidemiology journals as an example
    K Dickersin
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    JAMA 280:260-4. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint The Society for Clinical Trials supports United States legislation mandating trials registration. Position paper
    Kay Dickersin
    Department of Community Health, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Clin Trials 1:417-20. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Surgical Treatments Outcomes Project for Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding (STOP-DUB): design and methods
    Kay Dickersin
    Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Control Clin Trials 24:591-609. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Registering clinical trials
    Kay Dickersin
    Center for Clinical Trials and Evidence based Healthcare, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    JAMA 290:516-23. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Association between time interval to publication and statistical significance
    Kay Dickersin
    Department of Community Health, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    JAMA 287:2829-31. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Problems with indexing and citation of articles with group authorship
    Kay Dickersin
    Department of Community Health, Brown University, 169 Angell St, Box G S2, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    JAMA 287:2772-4. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Development and implementation of a science training course for breast cancer activists: Project LEAD (leadership, education and advocacy development)
    K Dickersin
    Department of Community Health, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Health Expect 4:213-20. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Systematic reviews in epidemiology: why are we so far behind?
    Kay Dickersin
    Center for Clinical Trials and Evidence based Healthcare, Department of Community Health Box G S2, 169 Angell Street, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 31:6-12. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Selective exposure reporting and Medline indexing limited the search sensitivity for observational studies of the adverse effects of oral contraceptives
    Susan Wieland
    Department of Community Health, Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:560-7. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Development of a highly sensitive search strategy for the retrieval of reports of controlled trials using PubMed
    Karen A Robinson
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 31:150-3. 2002

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Is there a sex bias in choosing editors? Epidemiology journals as an example
    K Dickersin
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    JAMA 280:260-4. 1998
    ..The careers of women in public health have received less scrutiny than those of women in medicine and other branches of science. The performance of women as editors, authors, and reviewers in epidemiology has not been previously studied...
  2. ncbi request reprint The Society for Clinical Trials supports United States legislation mandating trials registration. Position paper
    Kay Dickersin
    Department of Community Health, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Clin Trials 1:417-20. 2004
    ..Standardized data and a unique identification number would be available for each registered trial...
  3. ncbi request reprint Surgical Treatments Outcomes Project for Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding (STOP-DUB): design and methods
    Kay Dickersin
    Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Control Clin Trials 24:591-609. 2003
    ..The main scientific objective for the observational study was to examine changes over time in terms of treatment selected, DUB-related symptoms, and quality of life...
  4. ncbi request reprint Registering clinical trials
    Kay Dickersin
    Center for Clinical Trials and Evidence based Healthcare, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    JAMA 290:516-23. 2003
    ..All stakeholders-investigators, research organizations and institutions, journal editors, lawmakers, consumers, and others-must act now, together and in their own domains, to ensure comprehensive registration of clinical trials...
  5. ncbi request reprint Association between time interval to publication and statistical significance
    Kay Dickersin
    Department of Community Health, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    JAMA 287:2829-31. 2002
    ..Studies have shown that reports from clinical trials with statistically significant results tend to be submitted and published more rapidly than reports from studies with null or insignificant findings...
  6. ncbi request reprint Problems with indexing and citation of articles with group authorship
    Kay Dickersin
    Department of Community Health, Brown University, 169 Angell St, Box G S2, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    JAMA 287:2772-4. 2002
    ..It is not known whether articles with group authorship (ie, with a research group name listed as the author) are difficult to identify or whether use of group authorship may lead to problems with citation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Development and implementation of a science training course for breast cancer activists: Project LEAD (leadership, education and advocacy development)
    K Dickersin
    Department of Community Health, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Health Expect 4:213-20. 2001
    ..To develop and implement Project LEAD (leadership, education, and advocacy development), a science course for breast cancer activists...
  8. ncbi request reprint Systematic reviews in epidemiology: why are we so far behind?
    Kay Dickersin
    Center for Clinical Trials and Evidence based Healthcare, Department of Community Health Box G S2, 169 Angell Street, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 31:6-12. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Selective exposure reporting and Medline indexing limited the search sensitivity for observational studies of the adverse effects of oral contraceptives
    Susan Wieland
    Department of Community Health, Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:560-7. 2005
    ..To explore development of possible approaches leading to a sensitive and precise Medline search to identify observational studies of the association between oral contraceptives and breast cancer, an adverse event...
  10. ncbi request reprint Development of a highly sensitive search strategy for the retrieval of reports of controlled trials using PubMed
    Karen A Robinson
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 31:150-3. 2002
    ..To develop, through revision of the Cochrane Collaboration search strategy for OVID-MEDLINE, a highly sensitive search strategy to retrieve reports of controlled trials using PubMed...
  11. pmc What do the JAMA editors say when they discuss manuscripts that they are considering for publication? Developing a schema for classifying the content of editorial discussion
    Kay Dickersin
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 7:44. 2007
    ..In an effort to identify previously unrecognized aspects of editorial decision-making, we explored the words and phrases that one group of editors used during their meetings...
  12. ncbi request reprint Comparison of information obtained by operative note abstraction with that recorded on a standardized data collection form
    Roberta Scherer
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Surgery 133:324-30. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to see whether operative notes have sufficient and reliable data to avoid development of a surgery data collection form in future trials...
  13. ncbi request reprint Publication bias against negative results from clinical trials: three of the seven deadly sins
    Richard T Johnson
    The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Neurol 3:590-1. 2007
  14. doi request reprint Financial and quality-of-life burden of dysfunctional uterine bleeding among women agreeing to obtain surgical treatment
    Kevin D Frick
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Womens Health Issues 19:70-8. 2009
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  15. doi request reprint Outcome reporting in industry-sponsored trials of gabapentin for off-label use
    S Swaroop Vedula
    Center for Clinical Trials, Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    N Engl J Med 361:1963-71. 2009
    ..There is good evidence of selective outcome reporting in published reports of randomized trials...
  16. pmc Setting priorities for comparative effectiveness research: a case study using primary open-angle glaucoma
    Tianjing Li
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Ophthalmology 117:1937-45. 2010
    ..To test the feasibility of a framework for prioritizing new comparative effectiveness research (CER) questions related to management of primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) using practice guidelines and a survey of clinicians...