M J Barry

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint PSA screening for prostate cancer: the current controversy--a viewpoint. Patient Outcomes Research Team for Prostatic Diseases
    M J Barry
    General Medicine Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    Ann Oncol 9:1279-82. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for clinical benign prostatic hyperplasia in a community-based population of healthy aging men
    J B Meigs
    General Medicine Unit, Medical Services, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 50 Staniford Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 54:935-44. 2001
  3. pmc Diagnosis and treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia. Practice patterns of primary care physicians
    M M Collins
    General Medicine Division, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston 02114, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 12:224-9. 1997
  4. ncbi request reprint Measurement of overall and disease-specific health status: does the order of questionnaires make a difference?
    M J Barry
    Medical Practices Evaluation Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    J Health Serv Res Policy 1:20-7. 1996
  5. ncbi request reprint Outcomes for men with clinically nonmetastatic prostate carcinoma managed with radical prostactectomy, external beam radiotherapy, or expectant management: a retrospective analysis
    M J Barry
    General Medicine Division, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Cancer 91:2302-14. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Interpreting results of prostate-specific antigen testing for early detection of prostate cancer
    J B Meigs
    General Internal Medicine Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston 02114, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 11:505-12. 1996
  7. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and implications of incidental findings on ED abdominal CT scans
    W A Messersmith
    Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 19:479-81. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of symptoms and quality of life in men with benign prostatic hyperplasia
    M J Barry
    Medical Practices Evaluation Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Urology 58:25-32; discussion 32. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Fecal occult blood testing for colorectal cancer: a perspective
    M J Barry
    Medical Practices Evaluation Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    Ann Oncol 13:61-4. 2002

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint PSA screening for prostate cancer: the current controversy--a viewpoint. Patient Outcomes Research Team for Prostatic Diseases
    M J Barry
    General Medicine Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    Ann Oncol 9:1279-82. 1998
    ..A shared approach to decisions about screening individual patients pending better evidence is one strategy for clinicians to consider in dealing with this controversial problem...
  2. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for clinical benign prostatic hyperplasia in a community-based population of healthy aging men
    J B Meigs
    General Medicine Unit, Medical Services, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 50 Staniford Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 54:935-44. 2001
    ..Risk associated with heart disease does not appear to be due solely to detection bias or to effects of heart disease medications. A wide variety of other characteristics appear to have no influence on risk for clinical BPH...
  3. pmc Diagnosis and treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia. Practice patterns of primary care physicians
    M M Collins
    General Medicine Division, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston 02114, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 12:224-9. 1997
    ..Some of their diagnostic evaluations vary from the recommendations of a national guideline and urologists' practices. Referral thresholds appear to vary considerably...
  4. ncbi request reprint Measurement of overall and disease-specific health status: does the order of questionnaires make a difference?
    M J Barry
    Medical Practices Evaluation Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    J Health Serv Res Policy 1:20-7. 1996
    ..This study was designed to detect any effect of order when modules on disease-specific and overall health status are combined in an outcomes research questionnaire...
  5. ncbi request reprint Outcomes for men with clinically nonmetastatic prostate carcinoma managed with radical prostactectomy, external beam radiotherapy, or expectant management: a retrospective analysis
    M J Barry
    General Medicine Division, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Cancer 91:2302-14. 2001
    ..The authors sought to define the outcomes of three common strategies for managing patients with nonmetastatic prostate carcinoma: expectant management, radiotherapy, and radical prostatectomy...
  6. ncbi request reprint Interpreting results of prostate-specific antigen testing for early detection of prostate cancer
    J B Meigs
    General Internal Medicine Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston 02114, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 11:505-12. 1996
    ..Likelihood ratios demonstrate that the ability of the PSA test to discriminate potentially curable prostate cancer from BPH is dramatically lower in men selected with lower urinary tract symptoms than in randomly selected men...
  7. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and implications of incidental findings on ED abdominal CT scans
    W A Messersmith
    Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 19:479-81. 2001
    ..Although work-up of these 11 cases did not yield any serious diagnoses, many potentially serious incidental findings without follow-up remain worrisome...
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of symptoms and quality of life in men with benign prostatic hyperplasia
    M J Barry
    Medical Practices Evaluation Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Urology 58:25-32; discussion 32. 2001
    ..Men with a severe burden of lower urinary tract symptoms often have measurable decrements in overall health-related quality of life, which can be ameliorated by treatment...
  9. ncbi request reprint Fecal occult blood testing for colorectal cancer: a perspective
    M J Barry
    Medical Practices Evaluation Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA
    Ann Oncol 13:61-4. 2002
    ..Whether and how to implement population-based screening for colorectal cancer depends largely on available resources...