C M Rutter

Summary

Affiliation: Group Health Cooperative
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Estimated mean sojourn time associated with hemoccult SENSA for detection of proximal and distal colorectal cancer
    Wenying Zheng
    Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1722-30. 2012
  2. pmc Physician support for diabetes patients and clinical outcomes
    Jochen Gensichen
    Institute for General Practice, University Hospital Jena, Jena, Germany
    BMC Public Health 9:367. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Assessing mammographers' accuracy. A comparison of clinical and test performance
    C M Rutter
    Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Center for Health Studies, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 53:443-50. 2000
  4. pmc Looking back at prospective studies
    Carolyn M Rutter
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Acad Radiol 15:1463-6. 2008
  5. pmc Dynamic microsimulation models for health outcomes: a review
    Carolyn M Rutter
    Biostatistics Unit, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA USA
    Med Decis Making 31:10-8. 2011
  6. pmc An evidence-based microsimulation model for colorectal cancer: validation and application
    Carolyn M Rutter
    Group Health Research Institute, 1630 Minor Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1992-2002. 2010
  7. pmc Computer disease simulation models: integrating evidence for health policy
    Carolyn M Rutter
    Biostatistics Unit, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Acad Radiol 18:1077-86. 2011
  8. pmc Evaluating risk factor assumptions: a simulation-based approach
    Carolyn M Rutter
    Biostatistics Unit, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 11:55. 2011
  9. pmc Adverse events after screening and follow-up colonoscopy
    Carolyn M Rutter
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 23:289-96. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint A hierarchical non-homogenous Poisson model for meta-analysis of adenoma counts
    Carolyn M Rutter
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Ave, Ste 1600 Seattle WA 98101, USA
    Stat Med 26:98-109. 2007

Research Grants

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Publications37

  1. pmc Estimated mean sojourn time associated with hemoccult SENSA for detection of proximal and distal colorectal cancer
    Wenying Zheng
    Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1722-30. 2012
    ..This article presents MST estimates associated with the newer Hemoccult SENSA test and describes differences in MST by the location of cancer in the colorectum and age at the time of screening...
  2. pmc Physician support for diabetes patients and clinical outcomes
    Jochen Gensichen
    Institute for General Practice, University Hospital Jena, Jena, Germany
    BMC Public Health 9:367. 2009
    ..Physician practical support (e.g. setting goals, pro-active follow-up) and communicative support (e.g., empathic listening, eliciting preferences) have been hypothesized to influence diabetes outcomes...
  3. ncbi request reprint Assessing mammographers' accuracy. A comparison of clinical and test performance
    C M Rutter
    Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Center for Health Studies, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 53:443-50. 2000
    ..Nonetheless, these findings raise important questions about how mammographer accuracy should be measured...
  4. pmc Looking back at prospective studies
    Carolyn M Rutter
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Acad Radiol 15:1463-6. 2008
    ..I address each of these issues in the following and relate them to the information provided by DMIST papers...
  5. pmc Dynamic microsimulation models for health outcomes: a review
    Carolyn M Rutter
    Biostatistics Unit, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA USA
    Med Decis Making 31:10-8. 2011
    ..In addition, there are few resources to guide individuals who may wish to use MSM projections to inform decisions...
  6. pmc An evidence-based microsimulation model for colorectal cancer: validation and application
    Carolyn M Rutter
    Group Health Research Institute, 1630 Minor Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1992-2002. 2010
    ....
  7. pmc Computer disease simulation models: integrating evidence for health policy
    Carolyn M Rutter
    Biostatistics Unit, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Acad Radiol 18:1077-86. 2011
    ..This underscores the importance of forging stronger collaborations between researchers who develop disease models and radiologists, to ensure that policy-level models accurately represent the experience of everyday clinical practices...
  8. pmc Evaluating risk factor assumptions: a simulation-based approach
    Carolyn M Rutter
    Biostatistics Unit, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 11:55. 2011
    ..We propose a method for evaluating these risk factor assumptions as part of model-building...
  9. pmc Adverse events after screening and follow-up colonoscopy
    Carolyn M Rutter
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 23:289-96. 2012
    ..We provide new information about how the risk of adverse events following colonoscopy varies by age and indication (screening vs. follow-up performed to evaluate a positive result from another screening modality)...
  10. ncbi request reprint A hierarchical non-homogenous Poisson model for meta-analysis of adenoma counts
    Carolyn M Rutter
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Ave, Ste 1600 Seattle WA 98101, USA
    Stat Med 26:98-109. 2007
    ..For 1990, the estimated adenoma prevalence among Americans at age 60 is 40.3 per cent for men compared to 29.2 per cent for women...
  11. ncbi request reprint Changes in breast density associated with initiation, discontinuation, and continuing use of hormone replacement therapy
    C M Rutter
    Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Center for Health Studies, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    JAMA 285:171-6. 2001
    ..Evidence exists that increased breast density decreases mammographic sensitivity. The effects on breast density of discontinuing and continuing HRT have not been studied systematically...
  12. ncbi request reprint A hierarchical regression approach to meta-analysis of diagnostic test accuracy evaluations
    C M Rutter
    Group Health Cooperative, Center for Health Studies, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Stat Med 20:2865-84. 2001
    ..We demonstrate the advantages of this modelling approach using a recently published meta-analysis comparing three tests used to detect nodal metastasis of cervical cancer...
  13. ncbi request reprint Estimating the accuracy of psychological scales using longitudinal data
    Carolyn M Rutter
    Group Health Cooperative, Center for Health Studies, 1730 Minor Ave Ste 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Biostatistics 4:97-107. 2003
    ..Using the proposed model, we estimate the accuracy of the Symptom Checklist as a measure of major depression from a repeatedly screened sample of patients...
  14. pmc Trends in long-term opioid therapy for noncancer pain among persons with a history of depression
    Jennifer Brennan Braden
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Box 356560, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 6560, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 31:564-70. 2009
    ..We report trends in long-term opioid use among patients with a history of depression from two large health plans...
  15. ncbi request reprint Clinical and sociodemographic factors associated with colon surveillance among patients with a history of colorectal cancer
    Stephen J Rulyak
    University of Washington, Department of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 59:239-47. 2004
    ..This study sought to examine trends in the use of colon surveillance among patients who have had colorectal cancer and to investigate factors associated with utilization...
  16. pmc Opioid prescriptions for chronic pain and overdose: a cohort study
    Kate M Dunn
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Ann Intern Med 152:85-92. 2010
    ..Concomitant with this change in practice, rates of fatal opioid overdose have increased. The extent to which overdose risks are elevated among patients receiving medically prescribed long-term opioid therapy is unknown...
  17. pmc Depression and increased mortality in diabetes: unexpected causes of death
    Elizabeth H B Lin
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Ann Fam Med 7:414-21. 2009
    ..Recent evidence suggests that depression is linked to increased mortality among patients with diabetes. This study examines the association of depression with all-cause and cause-specific mortality in diabetes...
  18. ncbi request reprint A measure for assessing patient perception of provider support for self-management of bipolar disorder
    Evette J Ludman
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Bipolar Disord 4:249-53. 2002
    ..This report describes the development and evaluation of a brief measure for assessing patient perception of providers' support for self-management of bipolar disorder...
  19. doi request reprint Incremental benefit and cost of telephone care management and telephone psychotherapy for depression in primary care
    Gregory E Simon
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Ave, Ste 1600, Seattle, WA 98101 1448, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 66:1081-9. 2009
    ..Effectiveness of organized depression care programs is well established, but dissemination will depend on the balance of benefits and costs...
  20. ncbi request reprint Effect of breast augmentation on the accuracy of mammography and cancer characteristics
    Diana L Miglioretti
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash 98101, USA
    JAMA 291:442-50. 2004
    ..Breast augmentation is not associated with an increased risk of breast cancer; however, implants may interfere with the detection of breast cancer thereby delaying cancer diagnosis in women with augmentation...
  21. pmc Depression and advanced complications of diabetes: a prospective cohort study
    Elizabeth H B Lin
    Group Health Research Institute, Group Health, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:264-9. 2010
    ..To prospectively examine the association of depression with risks for advanced macrovascular and microvascular complications among patients with type 2 diabetes...
  22. pmc Trends in long-term opioid therapy for chronic non-cancer pain
    Denise Boudreau
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, 1730 Minor Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 18:1166-75. 2009
    ..To report trends and characteristics of long-term opioid use for non-cancer pain...
  23. pmc Patient use of secure electronic messaging within a shared medical record: a cross-sectional study
    James D Ralston
    Group Health Cooperative, Center for Health Studies, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101 1448, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:349-55. 2009
    ..Most patients would like to be able to exchange electronic messages with personal physicians. Few patients and providers are exchanging electronic communications...
  24. ncbi request reprint Impact of hormone therapy on false-positive recall and costs among women undergoing screening mammography
    Denise M Boudreau
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington 98101 1448, USA
    Med Care 44:62-9. 2006
    ..We sought to evaluate the effects of hormone therapy (HT) on false-positive (FP) recall for additional breast evaluation and costs...
  25. pmc De facto long-term opioid therapy for noncancer pain
    Michael Von Korff
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Clin J Pain 24:521-7. 2008
    ..This paper describes characteristics of opioid use episodes for noncancer pain and defines thresholds for de facto long-term opioid therapy...
  26. pmc The influence of statin use on breast density
    Denise M Boudreau
    Group Health Cooperative, Center for Health Studies, Suite 1600, 1730 Minor Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1026-9. 2006
    ..To evaluate if 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl CoA reductase reductase inhibitor use (statins) alters mammography measured breast density...
  27. ncbi request reprint Testing the effect of computer-assisted detection on interpretive performance in screening mammography
    Stephen H Taplin
    Group Health Cooperative, Center for Health Studies, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 187:1475-82. 2006
    ....
  28. pmc Accuracy of recall for mania symptoms using a three month timeline follow-back interview
    Gregory E Simon
    Group Health Cooperative Center for Health Studies, Seattle, WA 98101, United States
    J Affect Disord 107:271-4. 2008
    ..Little research has examined the accuracy of recall for mood symptoms using retrospective timelines or life charts. We examined accuracy of recall for mania symptoms over a period of 3 months...
  29. doi request reprint Improvement in the diagnostic evaluation of a positive fecal occult blood test in an integrated health care organization
    Diana L Miglioretti
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Med Care 46:S91-6. 2008
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer screening participation by older women
    M T Mandelson
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Prev Med 19:149-54. 2000
    ..Systematic efforts to increase awareness of colorectal cancer (CRC) and to promote screening participation are needed to meet national objectives for CRC control...
  31. pmc Depression in relation to long-term control of glycemia, blood pressure, and lipids in patients with diabetes
    Susan R Heckbert
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98101 1448, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:524-9. 2010
    ..Little information is available about the association of depression with long-term control of glycemia, blood pressure, or lipid levels in patients with diabetes...
  32. doi request reprint Lesion and patient characteristics associated with malignancy after a probably benign finding on community practice mammography
    Constance D Lehman
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, 825 Eastlake Ave E, G2 600, PO Box 19023, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:511-5. 2008
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Screening mammography: clinical image quality and the risk of interval breast cancer
    Stephen H Taplin
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Ave, Ste 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 178:797-803. 2002
    ..We evaluated the association between clinical image quality and breast cancer occurrence within 24 months of a negative mammogram...
  34. pmc Depression and incident diabetic foot ulcers: a prospective cohort study
    LISA H WILLIAMS
    Department of Medicine, Division of Dermatology, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash, USA
    Am J Med 123:748-754.e3. 2010
    ..To test whether depression is associated with an increased risk of incident diabetic foot ulcers...
  35. ncbi request reprint Treatment process and outcomes for managed care patients receiving new antidepressant prescriptions from psychiatrists and primary care physicians
    G E Simon
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101 1448, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 58:395-401. 2001
    ..This study compares baseline characteristics, process of care, and outcomes for managed care patients who received new antidepressant prescriptions from psychiatrists and primary care physicians...
  36. ncbi request reprint Use of a respiratory clinical score among different providers
    Lenna L Liu
    Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98115 8160, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 37:243-8. 2004
    ..By standardizing respiratory assessments, use of a clinical score may facilitate care coordination by physicians, nurses, and respiratory therapists and thereby improve care of children hospitalized with asthma and bronchiolitis...
  37. ncbi request reprint Individual and combined effects of age, breast density, and hormone replacement therapy use on the accuracy of screening mammography
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, 1 Medical Center Drive, HB 7925, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Ann Intern Med 138:168-75. 2003
    ..The relationships among breast density, age, and use of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) in breast cancer detection have not been fully evaluated...

Research Grants3

  1. Modeling Clinical and Functional Depression Outcomes
    Carolyn Rutter; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..A key component of univariate modeling is Multivariate models will build on these univariate models. Population-average estimates will be calculated using Monte-Carlo integration. ..
  2. Assessing the Impact of Colorectal Cancer Screening
    Carolyn Rutter; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The positive synergy of this group has enabled our team to rapidly develop and implement our microsimulation model for CRC. ..