Andrea J Cook

Summary

Affiliation: Group Health Cooperative
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Mammographic interpretation: radiologists' ability to accurately estimate their performance and compare it with that of their peers
    Andrea J Cook
    Biostatistics Unit, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 199:695-702. 2012
  2. pmc Spatial cluster detection for repeatedly measured outcomes while accounting for residential history
    Andrea J Cook
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Biom J 51:801-18. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Statistical approaches to group sequential monitoring of postmarket safety surveillance data: current state of the art for use in the Mini-Sentinel pilot
    Andrea J Cook
    Biostatistics Unit, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 21:72-81. 2012
  4. pmc Decreased accuracy in interpretation of community-based screening mammography for women with multiple clinical risk factors
    Andrea J Cook
    Biostatistics Unit, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 63:441-51. 2010
  5. pmc Spatial cluster detection for weighted outcomes using cumulative geographic residuals
    Andrea J Cook
    Biostatistics Unit, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Biometrics 66:783-92. 2010
  6. pmc A randomized trial comparing yoga, stretching, and a self-care book for chronic low back pain
    Karen J Sherman
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:2019-26. 2011
  7. pmc Are radiologists' goals for mammography accuracy consistent with published recommendations?
    Sara L Jackson
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Acad Radiol 19:289-95. 2012
  8. pmc A comparison of the effects of 2 types of massage and usual care on chronic low back pain: a randomized, controlled trial
    Daniel C Cherkin
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Ann Intern Med 155:1-9. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Adapting group sequential methods to observational postlicensure vaccine safety surveillance: results of a pentavalent combination DTaP-IPV-Hib vaccine safety study
    Jennifer C Nelson
    Biostatistics Unit, Group Health Research Institute, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 177:131-41. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Spatial cluster detection for censored outcome data
    Andrea J Cook
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    Biometrics 63:540-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. pmc Mammographic interpretation: radiologists' ability to accurately estimate their performance and compare it with that of their peers
    Andrea J Cook
    Biostatistics Unit, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 199:695-702. 2012
    ..The purposes of this study were to determine whether U.S. radiologists accurately estimate their own interpretive performance of screening mammography and to assess how they compare their performance with that of their peers...
  2. pmc Spatial cluster detection for repeatedly measured outcomes while accounting for residential history
    Andrea J Cook
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Biom J 51:801-18. 2009
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Statistical approaches to group sequential monitoring of postmarket safety surveillance data: current state of the art for use in the Mini-Sentinel pilot
    Andrea J Cook
    Biostatistics Unit, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 21:72-81. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc Decreased accuracy in interpretation of community-based screening mammography for women with multiple clinical risk factors
    Andrea J Cook
    Biostatistics Unit, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 63:441-51. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc Spatial cluster detection for weighted outcomes using cumulative geographic residuals
    Andrea J Cook
    Biostatistics Unit, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Biometrics 66:783-92. 2010
    ..The proposed method is then applied to assess spatial clustering of high Body Mass Index in a health maintenance organization population in the Seattle, Washington, USA area...
  6. pmc A randomized trial comparing yoga, stretching, and a self-care book for chronic low back pain
    Karen J Sherman
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:2019-26. 2011
    ..This trial was designed to determine whether yoga is more effective than conventional stretching exercises or a self-care book for primary care patients with chronic low back pain...
  7. pmc Are radiologists' goals for mammography accuracy consistent with published recommendations?
    Sara L Jackson
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Acad Radiol 19:289-95. 2012
    ..Mammography quality assurance programs have been in place for more than a decade. We studied radiologists' self-reported performance goals for accuracy in screening mammography and compared them to published recommendations...
  8. pmc A comparison of the effects of 2 types of massage and usual care on chronic low back pain: a randomized, controlled trial
    Daniel C Cherkin
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Ann Intern Med 155:1-9. 2011
    ..Few studies have evaluated the effectiveness of massage for chronic low back pain...
  9. doi request reprint Adapting group sequential methods to observational postlicensure vaccine safety surveillance: results of a pentavalent combination DTaP-IPV-Hib vaccine safety study
    Jennifer C Nelson
    Biostatistics Unit, Group Health Research Institute, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 177:131-41. 2013
    ..Although lack of a controlled experiment presents numerous challenges, implementation of group sequential monitoring methods in observational safety surveillance studies is promising and warrants further investigation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Spatial cluster detection for censored outcome data
    Andrea J Cook
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    Biometrics 63:540-9. 2007
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  11. pmc Dosing study of massage for chronic neck pain: protocol for the dose response evaluation and analysis of massage [DREAM] trial
    Karen J Sherman
    Group Health Research Institute, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA, USA
    BMC Complement Altern Med 12:158. 2012
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  12. pmc Comparison of yoga versus stretching for chronic low back pain: protocol for the Yoga Exercise Self-care (YES) trial
    Karen J Sherman
    Group Health Research Institute, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA, USA
    Trials 11:36. 2010
    ..This study will assess whether yoga is effective for treating chronic low back pain compared with self care and exercise and will explore the mechanisms responsible for any observed benefits...
  13. pmc Using body mass index data in the electronic health record to calculate cardiovascular risk
    Beverly B Green
    Group Health Permanente, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Am J Prev Med 42:342-7. 2012
    ..Multivariable cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk calculators, such as the Framingham risk equations, can be used to identify populations most likely to benefit from treatments to decrease risk...
  14. pmc Five-week outcomes from a dosing trial of therapeutic massage for chronic neck pain
    Karen J Sherman
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington
    Ann Fam Med 12:112-20. 2014
    ..This trial was designed to evaluate the optimal dose of massage for individuals with chronic neck pain...
  15. pmc A neighborhood wealth metric for use in health studies
    Anne Vernez Moudon
    Department of Urban Design and Planning, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:88-97. 2011
    ..Measures of neighborhood deprivation used in health research are typically based on conventional area-based SES...
  16. pmc Disclosing harmful mammography errors to patients
    Thomas H Gallagher
    Department of Medicine, and Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Washington, 4311 11th Ave NE, Suite 230, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Radiology 253:443-52. 2009
    ..To assess radiologists' attitudes about disclosing errors to patients by using a survey with a vignette involving an error interpreting a patient's mammogram, leading to a delayed cancer diagnosis...
  17. pmc e-Care for heart wellness: a feasibility trial to decrease blood pressure and cardiovascular risk
    Beverly B Green
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 46:368-77. 2014
    ..Pharmacist- or nurse-led team care decreases patient blood pressure (BP) and cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk...
  18. pmc Improving BP control through electronic communications: an economic evaluation
    Paul A Fishman
    Group Health Cooperative, Group Health Research Institute, 1730 Minor Ave, Seattle, WA 98101 E mail
    Am J Manag Care 19:709-16. 2013
    ..Web-based collaborative approaches to managing chronic illness show promise for both improving health outcomes and increasing the efficiency of the healthcare system...
  19. pmc Accuracy of blood pressure measurements reported in an electronic medical record during routine primary care visits
    Paul A Fishman
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 13:821-8. 2011
    ..However, BP control for individuals, as defined by an SBP <140 mm Hg and DBP 90 mm Hg, differed by almost 25%. Known variability of BP and clinic procedures for measuring and recording BP may account for these differences...
  20. pmc Access to supermarkets and fruit and vegetable consumption
    Anju Aggarwal
    Anju Aggarwal and Adam Drewnowski are with the Center for Public Health Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle Andrea J Cook is with the Biostatistics Unit, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA Junfeng Jiao is with the Department of Urban Planning, Ball State University, Muncie, IN Rebecca A Seguin is with the Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY Anne Vernez Moudon and Philip M Hurvitz are with the Department of Urban Design and Planning, College of Built Environments, University of Washington
    Am J Public Health 104:917-23. 2014
    ..Studies on food environments need to focus beyond neighborhood geographic boundaries to capture actual food shopping behaviors. ..
  21. pmc Comparison of complementary and alternative medicine with conventional mind-body therapies for chronic back pain: protocol for the Mind-body Approaches to Pain (MAP) randomized controlled trial
    Daniel C Cherkin
    Group Health Research Institute, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Trials 15:211. 2014
    ....
  22. pmc Effectiveness of home blood pressure monitoring, Web communication, and pharmacist care on hypertension control: a randomized controlled trial
    Beverly B Green
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, 1730 Minor Ave, Ste 1600, Seattle, WA 98110, USA
    JAMA 299:2857-67. 2008
    ..Treating hypertension decreases mortality and disability from cardiovascular disease, but most hypertension remains inadequately controlled...
  23. pmc Mediators of yoga and stretching for chronic low back pain
    Karen J Sherman
    Group Health Research Institute, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2013:130818. 2013
    ..Although both self-efficacy and hours of back exercise were the strongest mediators for each intervention, compared to self-care, qualitative data suggest that they may exert their benefits through partially distinct mechanisms...
  24. pmc Effectiveness of therapeutic massage for generalized anxiety disorder: a randomized controlled trial
    Karen J Sherman
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Depress Anxiety 27:441-50. 2010
    ..This study evaluates the effectiveness of therapeutic massage for persons with generalized anxiety disorder (GAD)...
  25. pmc Effectiveness of focused structural massage and relaxation massage for chronic low back pain: protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Daniel C Cherkin
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, USA
    Trials 10:96. 2009
    ..This trial will be the first evaluation of the effectiveness of relaxation massage for chronic back pain and the first large trial of a focused structural form of massage for this condition...
  26. pmc Patient ability and willingness to participate in a web-based intervention to improve hypertension control
    Beverly B Green
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Med Internet Res 13:e1. 2011
    ..Patient-shared electronic health records provide opportunities for care outside of office visits. However, those who might benefit may be unable to or choose not to use these resources, while others might not need them...
  27. pmc Child obesity associated with social disadvantage of children's neighborhoods
    H Mollie Greves Grow
    University of Washington and Seattle Children s Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Soc Sci Med 71:584-91. 2010
    ..S. urban county. These results contribute new information on relationships between broader social and economic context and child obesity risk using robust spatial analyses...
  28. doi request reprint Challenges in the design and analysis of sequentially monitored postmarket safety surveillance evaluations using electronic observational health care data
    Jennifer C Nelson
    Biostatistics Unit, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 21:62-71. 2012
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Predicting survival after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: role of the Utstein data elements
    Thomas D Rea
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, 401 5th Avenue, Seattle, WA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 55:249-57. 2010
    ..The Utstein elements are designed to assess these links and provide the basis for comparing outcomes within and across communities. We assess whether these measures sufficiently predict survival and explain outcome differences...