Linda L Humphrey

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Improving the follow-up of positive hemoccult screening tests: an electronic intervention
    Linda L Humphrey
    The Portland Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:691-7. 2011
  2. pmc Periodontal disease and coronary heart disease incidence: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Linda L Humphrey
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Portland, OR, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:2079-86. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Emerging risk factors for coronary heart disease: a summary of systematic reviews conducted for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Mark Helfand
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, andOregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    Ann Intern Med 151:496-507. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Lung cancer screening with sputum cytologic examination, chest radiography, and computed tomography: an update for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Linda L Humphrey
    Oregon Health and Science University Evidence based Practice Center, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:740-53. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer screening: a summary of the evidence for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Linda L Humphrey
    Oregon Health and Science University and Portland Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Mailcode BICC, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97201 3098, USA
    Ann Intern Med 137:347-60. 2002
  6. doi request reprint Homocysteine level and coronary heart disease incidence: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Linda L Humphrey
    Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 83:1203-12. 2008

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Publications6

  1. pmc Improving the follow-up of positive hemoccult screening tests: an electronic intervention
    Linda L Humphrey
    The Portland Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:691-7. 2011
    ..Four population-based studies of screening for CRC with fecal occult blood testing (FOBT) have shown that mortality can be significantly reduced. However, nearly half of all positive screening tests are not appropriately evaluated...
  2. pmc Periodontal disease and coronary heart disease incidence: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Linda L Humphrey
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Portland, OR, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:2079-86. 2008
    ..Periodontal disease is common among adults in the US and is a potential source of chronic inflammation. Recent data have suggested an important role for chronic inflammation in the development of coronary heart disease (CHD)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Emerging risk factors for coronary heart disease: a summary of systematic reviews conducted for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Mark Helfand
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, andOregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    Ann Intern Med 151:496-507. 2009
    ..Traditional risk factors do not explain all of the risk for incident coronary heart disease (CHD) events. Various new or emerging risk factors have the potential to improve global risk assessment for CHD...
  4. ncbi request reprint Lung cancer screening with sputum cytologic examination, chest radiography, and computed tomography: an update for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Linda L Humphrey
    Oregon Health and Science University Evidence based Practice Center, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:740-53. 2004
    ..Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related death in the United States and worldwide. No major professional organizations, including the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), currently recommend screening for lung cancer...
  5. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer screening: a summary of the evidence for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Linda L Humphrey
    Oregon Health and Science University and Portland Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Mailcode BICC, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97201 3098, USA
    Ann Intern Med 137:347-60. 2002
    ..To synthesize new data on breast cancer screening for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force...
  6. doi request reprint Homocysteine level and coronary heart disease incidence: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Linda L Humphrey
    Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 83:1203-12. 2008
    ..To determine whether an elevated homocysteine level is an independent risk factor for the development of coronary heart disease (CHD) to aid the US Preventive Services Task Force in its evaluation of novel risk factors for incident CHD...