Evelyn P Whitlock

Summary

Affiliation: Kaiser Permanente
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Using existing systematic reviews in complex systematic reviews
    Evelyn P Whitlock
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, and Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Ann Intern Med 148:776-82. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Screening and interventions for childhood overweight: a summary of evidence for the US Preventive Services Task Force
    Evelyn P Whitlock
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Pediatrics 116:e125-44. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Effectiveness of weight management interventions in children: a targeted systematic review for the USPSTF
    Evelyn P Whitlock
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente, 3800 N Interstate Ave, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e396-418. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint AHRQ series paper 3: identifying, selecting, and refining topics for comparative effectiveness systematic reviews: AHRQ and the effective health-care program
    Evelyn P Whitlock
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Portland, OR 97227 USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 63:491-501. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint The primary prevention of heart disease in women through health behavior change promotion in primary care
    Evelyn P Whitlock
    Health, Social Sciences, and Economics Research, Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Womens Health Issues 13:122-41. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Evaluating primary care behavioral counseling interventions: an evidence-based approach
    Evelyn P Whitlock
    Oregon Health and Science University Evidence based Practice Center, Kaiser Permanente CHR, Portland 97227 1098, USA
    Am J Prev Med 22:267-84. 2002
  7. doi request reprint Screening for and treatment of suicide risk relevant to primary care: a systematic review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Elizabeth O'Connor
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Ann Intern Med 158:741-54. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Liquid-based cytology and human papillomavirus testing to screen for cervical cancer: a systematic review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Evelyn P Whitlock
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Ann Intern Med 155:687-97, W214-5. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Primary care-relevant interventions for tobacco use prevention and cessation in children and adolescents: a systematic evidence review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Carrie D Patnode
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, 3800 North Interstate Avenue, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Ann Intern Med 158:253-60. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Screening for child and adolescent depression in primary care settings: a systematic evidence review for the US Preventive Services Task Force
    Selvi B Williams
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente, 3800 N Interstate Ave, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Pediatrics 123:e716-35. 2009

Detail Information

Publications40

  1. ncbi request reprint Using existing systematic reviews in complex systematic reviews
    Evelyn P Whitlock
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, and Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Ann Intern Med 148:776-82. 2008
    ..Further specification of methods, including the development of reporting standards for this approach, is needed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Screening and interventions for childhood overweight: a summary of evidence for the US Preventive Services Task Force
    Evelyn P Whitlock
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Pediatrics 116:e125-44. 2005
    ..Purpose. This evidence synthesis examines the evidence for the benefits and harms of screening and early treatment of overweight among children and adolescents in clinical settings...
  3. doi request reprint Effectiveness of weight management interventions in children: a targeted systematic review for the USPSTF
    Evelyn P Whitlock
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente, 3800 N Interstate Ave, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e396-418. 2010
    ..Targeted systematic review to support the updated US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation on screening for obesity in children and adolescents...
  4. ncbi request reprint AHRQ series paper 3: identifying, selecting, and refining topics for comparative effectiveness systematic reviews: AHRQ and the effective health-care program
    Evelyn P Whitlock
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Portland, OR 97227 USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 63:491-501. 2010
    ..This article discusses the identification, selection, and refinement of topics for comparative effectiveness systematic reviews within the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's Effective Health Care (EHC) program...
  5. ncbi request reprint The primary prevention of heart disease in women through health behavior change promotion in primary care
    Evelyn P Whitlock
    Health, Social Sciences, and Economics Research, Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Womens Health Issues 13:122-41. 2003
    ..S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) and the Task Force on Community Preventive Services (CTF), and examine their applicability to the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in women through primary care interventions...
  6. ncbi request reprint Evaluating primary care behavioral counseling interventions: an evidence-based approach
    Evelyn P Whitlock
    Oregon Health and Science University Evidence based Practice Center, Kaiser Permanente CHR, Portland 97227 1098, USA
    Am J Prev Med 22:267-84. 2002
    ..Readers are referred to the USPSTF (www.ahrq.gov/clinic/prevenix.htm or 1-800-358-9295) for systematic evidence reviews and USPSTF recommendations based on these reviews for specific behaviors...
  7. doi request reprint Screening for and treatment of suicide risk relevant to primary care: a systematic review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Elizabeth O'Connor
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Ann Intern Med 158:741-54. 2013
    ..In 2009, suicide accounted for 36 897 deaths in the United States...
  8. doi request reprint Liquid-based cytology and human papillomavirus testing to screen for cervical cancer: a systematic review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Evelyn P Whitlock
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Ann Intern Med 155:687-97, W214-5. 2011
    ..Screening programs using conventional cytology have successfully reduced cervical cancer, but newer tests might enhance screening...
  9. ncbi request reprint Primary care-relevant interventions for tobacco use prevention and cessation in children and adolescents: a systematic evidence review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Carrie D Patnode
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, 3800 North Interstate Avenue, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Ann Intern Med 158:253-60. 2013
    ..Interventions to prevent smoking uptake or encourage cessation among young persons might help prevent tobacco-related illness...
  10. doi request reprint Screening for child and adolescent depression in primary care settings: a systematic evidence review for the US Preventive Services Task Force
    Selvi B Williams
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente, 3800 N Interstate Ave, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Pediatrics 123:e716-35. 2009
    ..Depression among youth is a disabling condition that is associated with serious long-term morbidities and suicide...
  11. ncbi request reprint Screening for depression in adult patients in primary care settings: a systematic evidence review
    Elizabeth A O'Connor
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, 3800 North Interstate Avenue, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Ann Intern Med 151:793-803. 2009
    ..In 2002, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommended screening adults for depression in clinical practices that have systems to ensure accurate diagnosis, effective treatment, and follow-up...
  12. doi request reprint Behavioral counseling to promote physical activity and a healthful diet to prevent cardiovascular disease in adults: a systematic review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Jennifer S Lin
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Ann Intern Med 153:736-50. 2010
    ..Poor diet and lack of physical activity can worsen cardiovascular health, yet most Americans do not meet diet and physical activity recommendations...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of primary care-relevant treatments for obesity in adults: a systematic evidence review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Erin S LeBlanc
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Ann Intern Med 155:434-47. 2011
    ..Overweight and obesity in adults are common and adversely affect health...
  14. doi request reprint Risk factors and other epidemiologic considerations for cervical cancer screening: a narrative review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Kimberly K Vesco
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Ann Intern Med 155:698-705, W216. 2011
    ..Further reductions in the burden of cervical cancer in older women are probably best achieved by focusing on screening those who have not been adequately screened...
  15. pmc Description and pilot results from a novel method for evaluating return of incidental findings from next-generation sequencing technologies
    Katrina A B Goddard
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Genet Med 15:721-8. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to develop, operationalize, and pilot test a transparent, reproducible, and evidence-informed method to determine when to report incidental findings from next-generation sequencing technologies...
  16. pmc Individualizing cancer screening in older adults: a narrative review and framework for future research
    Elizabeth Eckstrom
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd, L475, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:292-8. 2013
    ..This article addresses these challenges, and presents a framework for what research is needed to better inform screening decisions in older adults...
  17. doi request reprint Challenges in synthesizing and interpreting the evidence from a systematic review of multifactorial interventions to prevent functional decline in older adults
    Jennifer S Lin
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:2157-66. 2012
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  18. ncbi request reprint Screening for gestational diabetes mellitus: a systematic review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Teresa A Hillier
    Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Ann Intern Med 148:766-75. 2008
    ..In 2003, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force concluded that evidence was insufficient to advise for or against routinely screening all pregnant women for gestational diabetes mellitus...
  19. ncbi request reprint Counseling about proper use of motor vehicle occupant restraints and avoidance of alcohol use while driving: a systematic evidence review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Selvi B Williams
    Oregon Evidence based Practice Center and Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Ann Intern Med 147:194-206. 2007
    ..Motor vehicle-related injuries are the leading cause of death among children, adolescents, and young adults...
  20. ncbi request reprint Screening HMO women overdue for both mammograms and pap tests
    Barbara G Valanis
    Kaiser Permanente Northwest Center for Health Research, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Prev Med 34:40-50. 2002
    ..Tailored communications have been identified as a promising approach to promote mammography and Pap test screening...
  21. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of a tailored intervention to increase screening in HMO women overdue for Pap test and mammography services
    Frances L Lynch
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Prev Med 38:403-11. 2004
    ..Research has established the societal cost-effectiveness of providing breast and cervical cancer screening to women. Less is known about the cost of motivating women significantly overdue for services to receive screening...
  22. ncbi request reprint Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm: a best-evidence systematic review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Craig Fleming
    Oregon Evidence based Practice Center and Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Ann Intern Med 142:203-11. 2005
    ..While the prognosis for abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) rupture is poor, ultrasound imaging is an accurate and reliable test for detecting AAAs before rupture...
  23. ncbi request reprint Teen reach: outcomes from a randomized, controlled trial of a tobacco reduction program for teens seen in primary medical care
    Jack F Hollis
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    Pediatrics 115:981-9. 2005
    ..To test the long-term efficacy of brief counseling plus a computer-based tobacco intervention for teens being seen for routine medical care...
  24. ncbi request reprint Behavioral counseling interventions in primary care to reduce risky/harmful alcohol use by adults: a summary of the evidence for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Evelyn P Whitlock
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, and Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97227 1110, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:557-68. 2004
    ..Primary health care visits offer opportunities to identify and intervene with risky or harmful drinkers to reduce alcohol consumption...
  25. ncbi request reprint Screening for hereditary hemochromatosis: a systematic review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Evelyn P Whitlock
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente, Portland, Oregon 97227 1110, USA
    Ann Intern Med 145:209-23. 2006
    ..The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has not previously considered screening for hereditary hemochromatosis for a recommendation as a clinical preventive service for primary care clinicians...
  26. ncbi request reprint Race/ethnicity, socioeconomic status, and lifetime morbidity burden in the women's health initiative: a cross-sectional analysis
    Rachel Gold
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:1161-73. 2006
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  27. ncbi request reprint Screening for colorectal cancer: a targeted, updated systematic review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Evelyn P Whitlock
    Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Ann Intern Med 149:638-58. 2008
    ....
  28. pmc Prioritizing research needs based on a systematic evidence review: a pilot process for engaging stakeholders
    Rachel Gold
    Research Associate III, The Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, ORSenior Investigator, Director, Evidence based Medicine Associate Director, Oregon Evidence based Practice CenterCommunity Health, Quality and Practice Development DirectorInvestigator Department of Family Medicine, OHSU, Portland, ORResearch Director and Investigator, Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, OHSU, Portland, OR, USA
    Health Expect 16:338-50. 2013
    ..Systematic evidence reviews (SERs) identify knowledge gaps in the literature, a logical starting place for prioritizing future research. Varied methods have been used to elicit diverse stakeholders' input in such prioritization...
  29. pmc Evaluating genomic tests from bench to bedside: a practical framework
    Jennifer S Lin
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, 3800 N, Interstate Ave, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:117. 2012
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  30. doi request reprint A CTSA agenda to advance methods for comparative effectiveness research
    Mark Helfand
    Oregon Clinical and Translational Research Center, Oregon Health and Sciences University, and Department of Hospital and Specialty Medicine, The Portland VA Medical Center, Portland, OR, USA
    Clin Transl Sci 4:188-98. 2011
    ..Insights generated by this work should be of enormous value to PCORI and to the broad range of organizations that will be funding and implementing CER...
  31. pmc Development of an algorithm to identify pregnancy episodes in an integrated health care delivery system
    Mark C Hornbrook
    The Center for Health Research, Northwest Hawaii Southeast, 3800 N Interstate Avenue, Portland, OR 97227 1110, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:908-27. 2007
    ..To develop and validate a software algorithm to detect pregnancy episodes and maternal morbidities using automated data. Data SOURCES/STUDY SETTING: Automated records from a large integrated health care delivery system (IHDS), 1998-2001...
  32. pmc Screening for primary open-angle glaucoma in the primary care setting: an update for the US preventive services task force
    Craig Fleming
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland 97227, USA
    Ann Fam Med 3:167-70. 2005
    ..Primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) is a leading cause of blindness and vision-related disability. This review examines the effectiveness of screening for and treatment of early POAG in asymptomatic persons...
  33. pmc Systematic review of pharmacogenetic testing for predicting clinical benefit to anti-EGFR therapy in metastatic colorectal cancer
    Jennifer S Lin
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, Oregon, 3800 North Interstate Avenue, Portland, OR 97227
    Am J Cancer Res 1:650-62. 2011
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Multiple behavioral risk factor interventions in primary care. Summary of research evidence
    Michael G Goldstein
    Bayer Institute for Health Care Communication, West Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Am J Prev Med 27:61-79. 2004
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  35. ncbi request reprint Invitation to a dialogue between researchers and clinicians about evidence-based behavioral medicine
    Bonnie Spring
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    Ann Behav Med 30:125-37. 2005
    ..Evidence-based behavioral medicine (EBBM) aims to improve the process through which best scientific research evidence can be obtained and translated into best clinical decisions regarding behavioral treatments to improve health...
  36. ncbi request reprint Clinically identified maternal depression before, during, and after pregnancies ending in live births
    Patricia M Dietz
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway N E, M S K 22, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:1515-20. 2007
    ..This study estimated the prevalence of diagnosed depression and treatment among women before, during, and after pregnancies ending in live births...
  37. ncbi request reprint Maternal morbidity rates in a managed care population
    F Carol Bruce
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Reproductive Health, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 111:1089-95. 2008
    ..To identify and estimate prevalence rates of maternal morbidities by pregnancy outcome and selected covariates during the antepartum, intrapartum, and postpartum periods in a defined population of pregnant women...
  38. ncbi request reprint Alcohol screening in primary care
    Evelyn P Whitlock
    BMJ 327:E263-4; discussion E265. 2003
  39. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based behavioral medicine: what is it and how do we achieve it?
    Karina W Davidson
    Mt Sinai School of Medicine, USA
    Ann Behav Med 26:161-71. 2003
    ....
  40. doi request reprint Association between obesity during pregnancy and increased use of health care
    Susan Y Chu
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:1444-53. 2008
    ..In the United States, obesity during pregnancy is common and increases obstetrical risks. An estimate of the increase in use of health care services associated with obesity during pregnancy is needed...