Kay Dickersin

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Evidence based medicine: increasing, not dictating, choice
    Kay Dickersin
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMJ 334:s10. 2007
  2. pmc Differences in reporting of analyses in internal company documents versus published trial reports: comparisons in industry-sponsored trials in off-label uses of gabapentin
    S Swaroop Vedula
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    PLoS Med 10:e1001378. 2013
  3. pmc Surgery for nonarteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy
    Kay Dickersin
    Center for Clinical Trials and US Cochrane Center, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School ofPublic Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Mail Rm W5010, Baltimore, MD, 21205, USA
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD001538. 2012
  4. pmc Comparative effectiveness research: challenges for medical journals
    Harold C Sox
    Dartmouth Institute, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Trials 11:45. 2010
  5. pmc Compliance of clinical trial registries with the World Health Organization minimum data set: a survey
    Lorenzo P Moja
    Italian Cochrane Centre, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
    Trials 10:56. 2009
  6. pmc Development and validation of a computerized expert system for evaluation of automated visual fields from the Ischemic Optic Neuropathy Decompression Trial
    Steven E Feldon
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY, USA
    BMC Ophthalmol 6:34. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Hysterectomy compared with endometrial ablation for dysfunctional uterine bleeding: a randomized controlled trial
    Kay Dickersin
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1279-89. 2007
  8. 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
  9. pmc Implementation of a publication strategy in the context of reporting biases. A case study based on new documents from Neurontin litigation
    S Swaroop Vedula
    Department of Epidemiology, Center for Clinical Trials, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N, Wolfe Street, Mailroom W5010, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Trials 13:136. 2012
  10. pmc ClinicalTrials.gov registration can supplement information in abstracts for systematic reviews: a comparison study
    Roberta W Scherer
    Center for Clinical Trials, Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:79. 2013

Research Grants

  1. Training for US Cochrane Contributors and Others
    Kay Dickersin; Fiscal Year: 2006
  2. IONDT FOLLOW-UP STUDY
    Kay Dickersin; Fiscal Year: 2002
  3. USCC Conference Grant
    Kay Dickersin; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. Translating Evidence to Quality Care: Getting the Message to Your Constituency
    Kay Dickersin; Fiscal Year: 2007

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Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint Evidence based medicine: increasing, not dictating, choice
    Kay Dickersin
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMJ 334:s10. 2007
  2. pmc Differences in reporting of analyses in internal company documents versus published trial reports: comparisons in industry-sponsored trials in off-label uses of gabapentin
    S Swaroop Vedula
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    PLoS Med 10:e1001378. 2013
    ..e., what was planned and what was done). Trials were for off-label uses of gabapentin sponsored by Pfizer and Parke-Davis, and documents were obtained through litigation...
  3. pmc Surgery for nonarteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy
    Kay Dickersin
    Center for Clinical Trials and US Cochrane Center, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School ofPublic Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Mail Rm W5010, Baltimore, MD, 21205, USA
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD001538. 2012
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  4. pmc Comparative effectiveness research: challenges for medical journals
    Harold C Sox
    Dartmouth Institute, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Trials 11:45. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc Compliance of clinical trial registries with the World Health Organization minimum data set: a survey
    Lorenzo P Moja
    Italian Cochrane Centre, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
    Trials 10:56. 2009
    ..The objective is to evaluate registries' and individual trial records' compliance with the 2006 version of the WHO minimum data set...
  6. pmc Development and validation of a computerized expert system for evaluation of automated visual fields from the Ischemic Optic Neuropathy Decompression Trial
    Steven E Feldon
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY, USA
    BMC Ophthalmol 6:34. 2006
    ..Visual fields were measured before treatment using the Humphrey Field Analyzer with the 24-2 program, foveal threshold, and size III stimulus...
  7. ncbi request reprint Hysterectomy compared with endometrial ablation for dysfunctional uterine bleeding: a randomized controlled trial
    Kay Dickersin
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 110:1279-89. 2007
    ..To compare the effectiveness of hysterectomy and endometrial ablation in women with dysfunctional uterine bleeding...
  8. 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...
  9. pmc Implementation of a publication strategy in the context of reporting biases. A case study based on new documents from Neurontin litigation
    S Swaroop Vedula
    Department of Epidemiology, Center for Clinical Trials, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N, Wolfe Street, Mailroom W5010, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Trials 13:136. 2012
    ..migraine prophylaxis, treatment of bipolar disorders, neuropathic pain, and nociceptive pain...
  10. pmc ClinicalTrials.gov registration can supplement information in abstracts for systematic reviews: a comparison study
    Roberta W Scherer
    Center for Clinical Trials, Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:79. 2013
    ..Our goal was to assess the feasibility of obtaining study design information critical to systematic reviews, but not typically included in conference abstracts, from the trial registration record...
  11. 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...
  12. pmc What comparative effectiveness research is needed? A framework for using guidelines and systematic reviews to identify evidence gaps and research priorities
    Tianjing Li
    Center for Clinical Trials, Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Ann Intern Med 156:367-77. 2012
    ..The utility and limitations of the framework and future adaptations are discussed...
  13. doi request reprint Standards should be applied in the prevention and handling of missing data for patient-centered outcomes research: a systematic review and expert consensus
    Tianjing Li
    Center for Clinical Trials, Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 67:15-32. 2014
    ..To recommend methodological standards in the prevention and handling of missing data for primary patient-centered outcomes research (PCOR)...
  14. pmc Can we depend on investigators to identify and register randomized controlled trials?
    Roberta W Scherer
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e44183. 2012
    ..We assessed the information provided by authors to aid identification of RCTs for reviews...
  15. 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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  16. doi request reprint Citation of previous meta-analyses on the same topic: a clue to perpetuation of incorrect methods?
    Tianjing Li
    Center for Clinical Trials, Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Ophthalmology 120:1113-9. 2013
    ..Systematic reviews and meta-analyses serve as a basis for decision-making and clinical practice guidelines and should be carried out using appropriate methodology to avoid incorrect inferences...
  17. 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...
  18. pmc Network meta-analysis-highly attractive but more methodological research is needed
    Tianjing Li
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21212, USA
    BMC Med 9:79. 2011
    ..Since this commentary reflects the discussion at that meeting, it is not intended to provide an overview of the field...
  19. doi request reprint Consumer involvement in systematic reviews of comparative effectiveness research
    Julia Kreis
    Harkness Bosch Fellow, Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USAResearch Associate, Department Non Drug Interventions, Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care IQWiG, Cologne, GermanyAssociate Professor, Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USAProfessor, Departments of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, CanadaProfessor, Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Health Expect 16:323-37. 2013
    ..The Institute of Medicine recently recommended that comparative effectiveness research (CER) should involve input from consumers. While systematic reviews are a major component of CER, little is known about consumer involvement...
  20. doi request reprint Interventions for acute internal hordeolum
    Kristina Lindsley
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 4:CD007742. 2013
    ..If unresolved, acute internal hordeolum can become chronic or can develop into a chalazion. External hordeola, also known as styes, were not included in the scope of this review...
  21. pmc Visual fields at follow-up in the Ischemic Optic Neuropathy Decompression Trial: evaluation of change in pattern defect and severity over time
    Roberta W Scherer
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Ophthalmology 115:1809-17. 2008
    ..To evaluate change from baseline to 12 months follow-up in study and nonstudy (fellow) eye visual fields from the Ischemic Optic Neuropathy Decompression Trial (IONDT)...
  22. 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
  23. ncbi request reprint The fellow eye in NAION: report from the ischemic optic neuropathy decompression trial follow-up study
    Nancy J Newman
    Department of Ophthalmology, Neurology, and Neurological Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 134:317-28. 2002
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  24. 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...
  25. ncbi request reprint Surgical quality assurance in the Ischemic Optic Neuropathy Decompression Trial (IONDT)
    Steven E Feldon
    Doheny Eye Institute, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Control Clin Trials 24:294-305. 2003
    ..This in turn increased the credibility of the IONDT results, which demonstrated no difference in outcome between operated and unoperated groups of patients...
  26. 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...
  27. 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...
  28. ncbi request reprint WHO facilitates international collaboration in setting standards for clinical trial registration
    A Metin Gulmezoglu
    UNDP UNFPA WHO World Bank Special Programme of Research, Development and Research Training in Human Reproduction, Department of Reproductive Health and Research, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Lancet 365:1829-31. 2005
  29. ncbi request reprint Quantitative impact of including consumers in the scientific review of breast cancer research proposals
    Yvonne Andejeski
    Biomedical Sciences Group, Science Applications Internal Corporation SHIC, Frederick, Maryland, USA
    J Womens Health Gend Based Med 11:379-88. 2002
    ..As major stakeholders, patients and other consumer advocates sought inclusion in all decision-making processes affecting funding of disease-targeted research...
  30. ncbi request reprint Publication bias in editorial decision making
    Carin M Olson
    JAMA, Chicago, IL, USA
    JAMA 287:2825-8. 2002
    ..We assessed whether submitted manuscripts that report results of controlled trials are more likely to be published if they report positive results...

Research Grants5

  1. Training for US Cochrane Contributors and Others
    Kay Dickersin; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The applicant will collaborate and partner with investigators associated with the EPCs in all stages of the project. ..
  2. IONDT FOLLOW-UP STUDY
    Kay Dickersin; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  3. USCC Conference Grant
    Kay Dickersin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  4. Translating Evidence to Quality Care: Getting the Message to Your Constituency
    Kay Dickersin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....