K A Robinson

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Integration of existing systematic reviews into new reviews: identification of guidance needs
    Karen A Robinson
    Johns Hopkins University, 1830 E, Monument St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Syst Rev 3:60. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Citation networks of related trials are often disconnected: implications for bidirectional citation searches
    Karen A Robinson
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1830 East Monument St, Suite 8068, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health, 1830 East Monument St, Suite 8068, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health, 1830 East Monument St, Suite 8068, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 67:793-9. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Interventions to modify health care provider adherence to asthma guidelines: a systematic review
    Sande O Okelo
    David Geffen School of Medicine and Mattel Children s Hospital, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Pediatrics 132:517-34. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Palivizumab for prophylaxis against respiratory syncytial virus infection in children with cystic fibrosis
    Karen A Robinson
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 6:CD007743. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Palivizumab for prophylaxis against respiratory syncytial virus infection in children with cystic fibrosis
    Karen A Robinson
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD007743. 2012
  6. pmc Improving health care quality for racial/ethnic minorities: a systematic review of the best evidence regarding provider and organization interventions
    Mary Catherine Beach
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    BMC Public Health 6:104. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Development of a highly sensitive search strategy for the retrieval of reports of controlled trials using PubMed
    Karen A Robinson
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 31:150-3. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based practice centers: production of evidence report on management of atrial fibrillation
    K A Robinson
    Johns Hopkins Evidence Based Practice Center, Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health and Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    AACN Clin Issues 12:618-27. 2001
  9. doi request reprint Development of a framework to identify research gaps from systematic reviews
    Karen A Robinson
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 1830 East Monument Street, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 64:1325-30. 2011
  10. doi request reprint A systematic examination of the citation of prior research in reports of randomized, controlled trials
    Karen A Robinson
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Ann Intern Med 154:50-5. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Integration of existing systematic reviews into new reviews: identification of guidance needs
    Karen A Robinson
    Johns Hopkins University, 1830 E, Monument St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Syst Rev 3:60. 2014
    ..The objectives of this paper are: 1) to identify areas where existing guidance may be adopted or adapted, and 2) to suggest areas for future guidance development...
  2. ncbi request reprint Citation networks of related trials are often disconnected: implications for bidirectional citation searches
    Karen A Robinson
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1830 East Monument St, Suite 8068, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health, 1830 East Monument St, Suite 8068, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health, 1830 East Monument St, Suite 8068, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 67:793-9. 2014
    ..We sought to determine the connectedness of citation networks of RCTs by examining direct (referenced trials) and indirect (through references of referenced trials, etc) citation of trials to one another...
  3. doi request reprint Interventions to modify health care provider adherence to asthma guidelines: a systematic review
    Sande O Okelo
    David Geffen School of Medicine and Mattel Children s Hospital, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Pediatrics 132:517-34. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the effect of interventions to improve health care providers' adherence to asthma guidelines on health care process and clinical outcomes...
  4. ncbi request reprint Palivizumab for prophylaxis against respiratory syncytial virus infection in children with cystic fibrosis
    Karen A Robinson
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 6:CD007743. 2013
    ..It is unclear if palivizumab can prevent respiratory syncytial virus hospitalisations and intensive care unit admissions in children with cystic fibrosis...
  5. doi request reprint Palivizumab for prophylaxis against respiratory syncytial virus infection in children with cystic fibrosis
    Karen A Robinson
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD007743. 2012
    ..It is unclear if palivizumab can prevent respiratory syncytial virus hospitalisations and intensive care unit admissions in children with cystic fibrosis...
  6. pmc Improving health care quality for racial/ethnic minorities: a systematic review of the best evidence regarding provider and organization interventions
    Mary Catherine Beach
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    BMC Public Health 6:104. 2006
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  7. ncbi request reprint Development of a highly sensitive search strategy for the retrieval of reports of controlled trials using PubMed
    Karen A Robinson
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 31:150-3. 2002
    ..To develop, through revision of the Cochrane Collaboration search strategy for OVID-MEDLINE, a highly sensitive search strategy to retrieve reports of controlled trials using PubMed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based practice centers: production of evidence report on management of atrial fibrillation
    K A Robinson
    Johns Hopkins Evidence Based Practice Center, Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health and Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    AACN Clin Issues 12:618-27. 2001
    ..Each step is defined and illustrated with examples from the development of an evidence report on atrial fibrillation...
  9. doi request reprint Development of a framework to identify research gaps from systematic reviews
    Karen A Robinson
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 1830 East Monument Street, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 64:1325-30. 2011
    ..Our objective was to develop a framework to identify research gaps from systematic reviews...
  10. doi request reprint A systematic examination of the citation of prior research in reports of randomized, controlled trials
    Karen A Robinson
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Ann Intern Med 154:50-5. 2011
    ..Research has suggested that evidence from prior trials is often not accounted for in reports of subsequent RCTs...
  11. pmc Systematic review identifies number of strategies important for retaining study participants
    Karen A Robinson
    Division of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:757-65. 2007
    ..We conducted a systematic review of studies with a primary focus on strategies to retain participants in health care research...
  12. pmc Prevention of thromboembolism in atrial fibrillation. A meta-analysis of trials of anticoagulants and antiplatelet drugs
    J B Segal
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 15:56-67. 2000
    ..This review summarizes the evidence regarding the efficacy of these medications...
  13. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of agents for pharmacologic conversion of atrial fibrillation and subsequent maintenance of sinus rhythm: a meta-analysis of clinical trials
    M R Miller
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Fam Pract 49:1033-46. 2000
    ..Physicians have little evidentiary guidance for pharmacologic agent selection for atrial fibrillation (AF)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of postpartum thyroid dysfunction: a quantitative review
    Wanda K Nicholson
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Thyroid 16:573-82. 2006
    ..7 times more likely to occur in women with TPOAbs. The high prevalence may warrant routine screening TPOAbs, but the benefits, cost, and risks related to subsequent therapy must be weighed...
  15. doi request reprint Inhaled nitric oxide in preterm infants: a systematic review
    Pamela K Donohue
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 127:e414-22. 2011
    ..Studies of the efficacy of inhaled nitric oxide (iNO) to prevent or treat respiratory failure in preterm infants have had variable and contradictory findings...
  16. doi request reprint Clinical review: Prevalence and incidence of endocrine and metabolic disorders in the United States: a comprehensive review
    Sherita H Golden
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, 2024 East Monument Street, Suite 2 600, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:1853-78. 2009
    ..There has not been a comprehensive compilation of data regarding the epidemiology of all endocrine and metabolic disorders in the United States...
  17. doi request reprint The impact of obesity on outcomes after critical illness: a meta-analysis
    Charles W Hogue
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Intensive Care Med 35:1152-70. 2009
    ..To assess whether obesity is associated with mortality or other adverse intensive care unit (ICU) and post-ICU outcomes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Development of evaluation modules for use in hospital disaster drills
    Mollie W Jenckes
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Disaster Med 2:87-95. 2007
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  19. pmc Bringing evidence to practice: a team approach to teaching skills required for an informationist role in evidence-based clinical and public health practice
    Kathleen Burr Oliver
    Welch Medical Library and Division of Health Sciences Informatics, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 1900 East Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Med Libr Assoc 96:50-7. 2008
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  20. pmc Medication errors in paediatric care: a systematic review of epidemiology and an evaluation of evidence supporting reduction strategy recommendations
    Marlene R Miller
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 16:116-26. 2007
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  21. pmc Cultural competence: a systematic review of health care provider educational interventions
    Mary Catherine Beach
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Med Care 43:356-73. 2005
    ..We sought to synthesize the findings of studies evaluating interventions to improve the cultural competence of health professionals...
  22. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of hospital staff mass-casualty incident training methods: a systematic literature review
    Edbert B Hsu
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 19:191-9. 2004
    ..Recently, mass-casualty incident (MCI) preparedness and training has received increasing attention at the hospital level...
  23. ncbi request reprint Physician staffing patterns and clinical outcomes in critically ill patients: a systematic review
    Peter J Pronovost
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    JAMA 288:2151-62. 2002
    ..Intensive care unit (ICU) physician staffing varies widely, and its association with patient outcomes remains unclear...
  24. ncbi request reprint Development and use of evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for thyroid disease
    Ruth M Belin
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, 1830 East Monument Street, Suite 333, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 31:795-817. 2002
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  25. pmc Alcohol consumption and the risk of nasopharyngeal carcinoma: a systematic review
    Liwei Chen
    Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Nutr Cancer 61:1-15. 2009
    ..Considered in total, the quantitative summaries of the case-control evidence suggest that heavy alcohol consumption is associated with an increased risk of NPC...
  26. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the methodological rigor of studies evaluating cultural competence training of health professionals
    Eboni G Price
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Acad Med 80:578-86. 2005
    ..To systematically examine the methodological rigor of studies using cultural competence training as a strategy to improve minority health care quality. To the authors' knowledge, no prior studies of this type have been conducted...
  27. ncbi request reprint Surgical strategies for coexisting glaucoma and cataract: an evidence-based update
    David S Friedman
    Department of Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Ophthalmology 109:1902-13. 2002
    ..To assess short- and long-term control of intraocular pressure (IOP) with different surgical treatment strategies for coexisting cataract and glaucoma...
  28. ncbi request reprint Effect of technique on intraocular pressure after combined cataract and glaucoma surgery: An evidence-based review
    Henry D Jampel
    Department of Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ophthalmology 109:2215-24; quiz 2225, 2231. 2002
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  29. ncbi request reprint Methodologic rigor of clinical trials on surgical management of eyes with coexisting cataract and glaucoma
    Henry D Jampel
    Department of Ophthalmology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 9205, USA
    Ophthalmology 109:1892-901. 2002
    ..To assess the methodologic quality of published studies of the surgical management of coexisting cataract and glaucoma...
  30. ncbi request reprint Adulthood consumption of preserved and nonpreserved vegetables and the risk of nasopharyngeal carcinoma: a systematic review
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int J Cancer 119:1125-35. 2006
    ..Further research in high-risk areas to gain insight into the risk associated with preserved vegetables and protection associated with nonpreserved vegetables may advance understanding of NPC and yield clues for prevention...
  31. ncbi request reprint Development of the Cochrane Collaboration's CENTRAL Register of controlled clinical trials
    Kay Dickersin
    New England Cochrane Center
    Eval Health Prof 25:38-64. 2002
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  32. ncbi request reprint Acne therapy: a methodologic review
    Harold P Lehmann
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 47:231-40. 2002
    ..Therefore, we performed an evidence review to provide researchers a basis for further studies, and to provide clinicians the background needed to interpret current and future clinical studies...
  33. doi request reprint Evidence-based practice recommendations for nutrition-related management of children and adults with cystic fibrosis and pancreatic insufficiency: results of a systematic review
    Virginia A Stallings
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3535 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 108:832-9. 2008
    ..These Registry data-based recommendations are presented...
  34. ncbi request reprint Critically appraise before you believe: the quality of meta-analyses in critical care medicine
    Dale M Needham
    Crit Care Med 35:666-7. 2007
  35. ncbi request reprint Should meta-analysts search Embase in addition to Medline?
    Karen A Robinson
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:320; author reply 321. 2005