D B Petitti

Summary

Affiliation: Kaiser Permanente
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Validation of multi-stage telephone-based identification of cognitive impairment and dementia
    Valerie C Crooks
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, 100 S Los Robles, Pasadena, CA91101, USA
    BMC Neurol 5:8. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Ischemic stroke and use of estrogen and estrogen/progestogen as hormone replacement therapy
    D B Petitti
    Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Southern California, USA
    Stroke 29:23-8. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice. Combination estrogen-progestin oral contraceptives
    Diana B Petitti
    Research and Evaluation Department, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena 91188, USA
    N Engl J Med 349:1443-50. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Prescribing patterns for thiazide diuretics in a large health maintenance organization: relationship to participation as an ALLHAT clinical center
    Diana B Petitti
    Kaiser Permanente Southern California, 393 E Walnut Street, Pasadena, 91188, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 27:397-403. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Most severe neutropenia in individuals with no chronic condition did not result in a specific diagnosis
    Diana B Petitti
    Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Southern California, 393 East Walnut Street, Pasadena, CA 91188, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:1182-7. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary: how far can epidemiologists get with statistical adjustment?
    Diana B Petitti
    Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA 91188, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:415-8; discussion 419-20. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of dementia in users of hormone replacement therapy as defined by prescription data
    Diana B Petitti
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 57:M532-8. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Serum lipids and glucose control: the SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth study
    Diana B Petitti
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, 393 E Walnut St, Pasadena, CA 91188, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:159-65. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Approaches to heterogeneity in meta-analysis
    D B Petitti
    Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, California, USA
    Stat Med 20:3625-33. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of fructosamine home monitoring in patients with diabetes
    D B Petitti
    Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Research and Evaluation, Pasadena, Calif, USA
    Eff Clin Pract 4:18-23. 2001

Detail Information

Publications58

  1. pmc Validation of multi-stage telephone-based identification of cognitive impairment and dementia
    Valerie C Crooks
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, 100 S Los Robles, Pasadena, CA91101, USA
    BMC Neurol 5:8. 2005
    ..This study evaluates whether a brief telephone cognitive assessment strategy can reliably classify cognitive status when compared to an in-person "gold-standard" clinical assessment...
  2. ncbi request reprint Ischemic stroke and use of estrogen and estrogen/progestogen as hormone replacement therapy
    D B Petitti
    Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Southern California, USA
    Stroke 29:23-8. 1998
    ..Information about the risk of stroke in current postmenopausal hormone users is limited...
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice. Combination estrogen-progestin oral contraceptives
    Diana B Petitti
    Research and Evaluation Department, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena 91188, USA
    N Engl J Med 349:1443-50. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Prescribing patterns for thiazide diuretics in a large health maintenance organization: relationship to participation as an ALLHAT clinical center
    Diana B Petitti
    Kaiser Permanente Southern California, 393 E Walnut Street, Pasadena, 91188, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 27:397-403. 2006
    ..8% to 13.0% in the two regions without an ALLHAT clinical site (p > 0.05). Participation in a clinical hypertension study does not appear to accelerate adoption of study recommendations...
  5. ncbi request reprint Most severe neutropenia in individuals with no chronic condition did not result in a specific diagnosis
    Diana B Petitti
    Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Southern California, 393 East Walnut Street, Pasadena, CA 91188, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:1182-7. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary: how far can epidemiologists get with statistical adjustment?
    Diana B Petitti
    Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA 91188, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:415-8; discussion 419-20. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of dementia in users of hormone replacement therapy as defined by prescription data
    Diana B Petitti
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 57:M532-8. 2002
    ..This study assessed the prevalence of dementia and cognitive impairment in users and nonusers of HRT defined using computer-stored prescription information...
  8. ncbi request reprint Serum lipids and glucose control: the SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth study
    Diana B Petitti
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, 393 E Walnut St, Pasadena, CA 91188, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:159-65. 2007
    ..To assess the relationship of serum lipid concentrations with glucose control in youth with diabetes mellitus...
  9. ncbi request reprint Approaches to heterogeneity in meta-analysis
    D B Petitti
    Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, California, USA
    Stat Med 20:3625-33. 2001
    ..The review also provided some positive models and some recommendations for assessing, reporting and exploring heterogeneity are made considering these models and the published recommendations of experts...
  10. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of fructosamine home monitoring in patients with diabetes
    D B Petitti
    Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Research and Evaluation, Pasadena, Calif, USA
    Eff Clin Pract 4:18-23. 2001
    ..Levels of fructosamine, 1-amino-1-deoxyfructose, are highly correlated with those of hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) and can be monitored in the home...
  11. ncbi request reprint Norplant implants and cardiovascular disease
    D B Petitti
    Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena 91188, USA
    Contraception 57:361-2. 1998
    ..All data collection for these two studies occurred after approval of Norplant implants for marketing in the US in December 1990. The methods of the individual studies are detailed in prior publications...
  12. ncbi request reprint Commentary: hormone replacement therapy and coronary heart disease: four lessons
    Diana Petitti
    Kaiser Permanente Southern California, 393 E Walnut Street, Pasadena, CA 91188, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 33:461-3. 2004
  13. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the effect of performance monitoring and feedback on care process, utilization, and outcome
    D B Petitti
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, USA
    Diabetes Care 23:192-6. 2000
    ..We evaluated a program of performance measurement and monitoring by assessing care process, utilization of services, and outcomes...
  14. ncbi request reprint Myocardial infarction and use of low-dose oral contraceptives: a pooled analysis of 2 US studies
    S Sidney
    From the Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Northern California, Oakland, CA 94611, USA
    Circulation 98:1058-63. 1998
    ..The purpose of the present study was to estimate risk of MI in relation to use of low-dose OCs in a pooled analysis combining results from the 2 sites...
  15. doi request reprint Incidence of dementia in long-term hormone users
    Diana B Petitti
    Department of Clinical Analysis, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:692-700. 2008
    ..95, 1.89) in estrogen/progestin users and 1.23 (95% confidence interval: 0.94, 1.59) in estrogen users. These findings do not provide support for an effect of estrogen or estrogen/progestin use in preventing dementia...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cognitive domains associated with performance on the telephone interview for cognitive status-modified
    Valerie C Crooks
    Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 21:45-53. 2006
    ..The TICS-m score showed modest associations with several distinct cognitive domains, including episodic memory for words and nonverbal information and attention...
  17. ncbi request reprint Satisfaction with pregnancy and newborn care: development and results of a survey in a health maintenance organization
    J M Lawrence
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Am J Manag Care 5:1407-13. 1999
    ..To measure patient satisfaction with pregnancy and newborn care...
  18. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a breast cancer patient information and support program
    A M Geiger
    Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Pasadena, USA
    Eff Clin Pract 3:157-65. 2000
    ..Women with newly diagnosed breast cancer seek answers to many questions about their disease, treatment options, and prognosis. Failure to meet these needs may cause dissatisfaction with the care process...
  19. ncbi request reprint Do racial and ethnic differences in serum folate values exist after food fortification with folic acid?
    Jean M Lawrence
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 194:520-6. 2006
    ..Information about folate levels early in pregnancy before the fortification is limited. This study examined the associations between serum folate at first prenatal visit and maternal race/ethnicity, age, vitamin use, and body mass index...
  20. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer risk in a large cohort of female antidepressant medication users
    Reina Haque
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, 100 South Los Robles Avenue, 2nd Floor, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Cancer Lett 221:61-5. 2005
    ..12 (95% CI 0.96-1.31). Women who used paroxetine 2 or more years did not have a greater risk of breast cancer compared to women who used the medication for a shorter period...
  21. ncbi request reprint Limitations and potential uses of census-based data on ethnicity in a diverse community
    Wansu Chen
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA 91188, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 14:339-45. 2004
    ..This evaluation assessed the potential usefulness of ethnicity data based on address geocoding to the 2000 census...
  22. ncbi request reprint Food fortification with folic acid and rate of multiple births, 1994-2000
    Jean M Lawrence
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 70:948-52. 2004
    ..Some studies have suggested that increased FA consumption might increase the risk of multiple gestation pregnancies...
  23. ncbi request reprint Prescribing patterns for antihypertensive drugs after the Antihypertensive and Lipid-Lowering Treatment to Prevent Heart Attack Trial: report of experience in a health maintenance organization
    Fagen Xie
    Research and Evaluation Department, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, California 91101, USA
    Am J Hypertens 18:464-9. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to assess prescribing patterns of antihypertensive agents in a health maintenance organization (HMO) before and after the publications of ALLHAT results...
  24. ncbi request reprint A preliminary psychometric analysis of a computer-assisted administration of the Telephone Interview of Cognitive Status-modified
    J Galen Buckwalter
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Pasadena 91101, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 24:168-75. 2002
    ..However, the CATI version of the TICSm appears to have potential as a cost-effective means of testing cognitive performance...
  25. ncbi request reprint Measuring quality of care and performance from a population health care perspective
    Stephen F Derose
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, California 91101, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 24:363-84. 2003
    ..We describe quality measurement sets and systems, criteria for the choice of measures, data sources, and how quality measurements are used to improve health care and outcomes from a population health care perspective...
  26. pmc Social network, cognitive function, and dementia incidence among elderly women
    Valerie C Crooks
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1221-7. 2008
    ..We examined whether social networks had a protective association with incidence of dementia among elderly women...
  27. ncbi request reprint Lipid abnormalities are prevalent in youth with type 1 and type 2 diabetes: the SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth Study
    Ann K Kershnar
    Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, 9449 East Imperial Highway, Downey, CA 90242, USA
    J Pediatr 149:314-9. 2006
    ..Assessment of the prevalence of serum lipid abnormalities in US youth with type 1 or type 2 diabetes...
  28. ncbi request reprint Design and evaluation of interventions promoting periconceptional multivitamin use
    Jean M Lawrence
    Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Department of Research and Evaluation, Pasadena, California 91101, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:17-24. 2003
    ..Periconceptional folic acid use reduces the risk of neural tube defects and possibly other birth defects. The effectiveness of two interventions to increase the use of multivitamins among women of childbearing ages was evaluated...
  29. ncbi request reprint Hormone use and cognitive performance in women of advanced age
    J Galen Buckwalter
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Southern California Kaiser Permanente Medical Group, Pasadena, California 91101, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:182-6. 2004
    ..To explore the association between hormone replacement therapy (HRT) and cognitive performance in a group of elderly women (>/=75) using a battery of well-standardized neuropsychological instruments...
  30. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus and cognitive performance in older women
    Valerie C Crooks
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Pasadena, California 91188, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 13:613-9. 2003
    ..This cross-sectional study sought to identify diabetes accurately in a study population of 3681 women age 75 and older and to determine the association of diabetes with cognitive performance...
  31. ncbi request reprint Rehospitalisation for neonatal jaundice: risk factors and outcomes
    A M Geiger
    Research and Evaluation Department, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, 100 S Los Robles, Pasadena, CA 91188, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 15:352-8. 2001
    ..None of the rehospitalised infants died, were diagnosed with kernicterus or required resuscitation. Attention to risks associated with jaundice rehospitalisation might reduce this undesirable, but not commonly severe, outcome...
  32. pmc Mortality following development of breast cancer while using oestrogen or oestrogen plus progestin: a computer record-linkage study
    W Chen
    Research and Evaluation Department, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, 91101, USA
    Br J Cancer 93:392-8. 2005
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Changes in the continuation of antihypertensive drug use after ALLHAT
    Fagen Xie
    Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 7:649-53. 2005
    ..004), whereas the continuation rate was lower for all other drug classes. We provide data to suggest that evidence from randomized trials is one factor influencing the continued use of antihypertensive medication...
  34. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure levels before dementia
    Diana B Petitti
    Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, 100 S Los Robles, Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Arch Neurol 62:112-6. 2005
    ..The association between blood pressure (BP) and dementia is not easily interpreted, but some prospective studies suggest that dementia may lower BP...
  35. ncbi request reprint The influence of intrapartum antibiotics on the clinical spectrum of early-onset group B streptococcal infection in term infants
    P Bromberger
    Department of Pediatrics, San Diego Medical Center, Kaiser Permanente Southern California, USA
    Pediatrics 106:244-50. 2000
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis changed the constellation and timing of onset of clinical signs of group B streptococcal (GBS) infection in term infants...
  36. doi request reprint Mortality, dementia, and apolipoprotein E genotype in elderly white women in the United States
    Deborah M Little
    Kaiser Permanente Southern California, Pasadena, California 91101, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:231-6. 2009
    ..To assess the risk of death in relation to apolipoprotein E (APOE) genotype and to evaluate how APOE genotype interacts with dementia and with other major medical conditions to affect survival...
  37. ncbi request reprint Physician recognition of cognitive impairment: evaluating the need for improvement
    Joshua Chodosh
    Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1051-9. 2004
    ..To assess physician recognition of dementia and cognitive impairment, compare recognition with documentation, and identify physician and patient factors associated with recognition...
  38. ncbi request reprint Oral contraceptives and hypercoagulation
    Diana B Petitti
    Research and Evaluation, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, USA
    Clin Adv Hematol Oncol 4:813-5. 2006
  39. doi request reprint Presence of diabetic ketoacidosis at diagnosis of diabetes mellitus in youth: the Search for Diabetes in Youth Study
    Arleta Rewers
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e1258-66. 2008
    ..The purpose of this work was to determine the prevalence and predictors of diabetic ketoacidosis at the diagnosis of diabetes in a large sample of youth from the US population...
  40. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life of children and adolescents with type 1 or type 2 diabetes mellitus: SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth Study
    Michelle J Naughton
    Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, 2000 W First St, Winston Salem, NC 27104, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:649-57. 2008
    ..To examine the associations between demographic and diabetes management variables and the health-related quality of life (HRQOL) of youths with type 1 or type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM)...
  41. pmc Prevalence and determinants of elevated apolipoprotein B and dense low-density lipoprotein in youths with type 1 and type 2 diabetes
    John J Albers
    Department of Medicine, Northwest Lipid Metabolism and Diabetes Research Laboratories, University of Washington, 401 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:735-42. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to assess the prevalence and determinants of elevated apolipoprotein B (apoB) and dense low-density lipoprotein (LDL) in United States youth with type 1 or type 2 diabetes...
  42. ncbi request reprint Infant sleeping position and the risk of sudden infant death syndrome in California, 1997-2000
    De Kun Li
    Division of Research, Kaiser Foundation Research Institute, Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 157:446-55. 2003
    ..0) and AOR = 6.9 (95% CI: 2.3, 20.6) for the prone and side positions, respectively). Infants placed in an unaccustomed prone or side sleeping position had a higher risk of SIDS than infants who were always placed prone or on the side...
  43. ncbi request reprint Some surprises, some answers, and more questions about hormone therapy: further findings from the Women's Health Initiative
    Diana B Petitti
    JAMA 294:245-6. 2005
  44. ncbi request reprint Cognitive performance of older women who have survived cancer
    J Galen Buckwalter
    Southern California Kaiser Permanente Medical Group Pasadena, CA 91101, USA
    Int J Neurosci 115:1307-14. 2005
    ..Older women who report being hospitalized for cancer as adults may perform similar to women with no history of cancer on rudimentary cognitive tasks...
  45. ncbi request reprint On the efficacy of screening for breast cancer
    David A Freedman
    Department of Statistics, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 3860, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 33:43-55. 2004
    ....
  46. pmc Use of a dummy (pacifier) during sleep and risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS): population based case-control study
    De Kun Li
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Northern California, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    BMJ 332:18-22. 2006
    ..To examine the association between use of a dummy (pacifier) during sleep and the risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) in relation to other risk factors...
  47. ncbi request reprint Venous thromboembolic disease in users of low-estrogen combined estrogen-progestin oral contraceptives
    Stephen Sidney
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program Northern California, 2000 Broadway, Oakland 94612, USA
    Contraception 70:3-10. 2004
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Presurgical cognitive deficits in patients receiving coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Katherine P Rankin
    University of California at San Francisco Memory and Aging Center, San Francisco, California 94143 1207, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 9:913-24. 2003
    ..This corroborates previous research suggesting that patients requiring CABG surgery may evidence significant presurgical cognitive deficits as a result of existing vascular disease...
  49. ncbi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy for prevention: more evidence, more pessimism
    Diana B Petitti
    JAMA 288:99-101. 2002
  50. ncbi request reprint New hope for hormone replacement and the heart?
    Diana B Petitti
    J Am Coll Cardiol 42:1246-8. 2003
  51. ncbi request reprint Estrogen replacement and risk of Alzheimer disease
    J Galen Buckwalter
    JAMA 289:1101; author reply 1101-2. 2003