Roderick MacDonald

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Alfuzosin for treatment of lower urinary tract symptoms compatible with benign prostatic hyperplasia: a systematic review of efficacy and adverse effects
    Roderick MacDonald
    Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    Urology 66:780-8. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Serenoa repens for benign prostatic hyperplasia
    James Tacklind
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research 111 0, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 12:CD001423. 2012
  3. pmc Doxazosin in the treatment of benign prostatic hypertrophy: an update
    Timothy J Wilt
    Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, the Cochrane Review Group in Prostate Diseases and Urologic Cancers, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis 55417, USA
    Clin Interv Aging 1:389-401. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Medical management to prevent recurrent nephrolithiasis in adults: a systematic review for an American College of Physicians Clinical Guideline
    Howard A Fink
    Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Ann Intern Med 158:535-43. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Screening for, monitoring, and treatment of chronic kidney disease stages 1 to 3: a systematic review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force and for an American College of Physicians Clinical Practice Guideline
    Howard A Fink
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Ann Intern Med 156:570-81. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Systematic review: effective management strategies for lactose intolerance
    Aasma Shaukat
    University of Minnesota and Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55471, USA
    Ann Intern Med 152:797-803. 2010
  7. pmc Systematic review of the literature on comparative effectiveness of antiviral treatments for chronic hepatitis B infection
    Tatyana A Shamliyan
    Division of Health Policy and Management, Minnesota Evidence based Practice Center, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, 420 Delaware Street SE, D330 5 Mayo MMC 729, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:326-39. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Meta-analysis: effect of patient self-testing and self-management of long-term anticoagulation on major clinical outcomes
    Hanna E Bloomfield
    Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Health Care System, One Veteran s Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Ann Intern Med 154:472-82. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Pharmacologic therapy for primary restless legs syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Timothy J Wilt
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Health Care, System, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    JAMA Intern Med 173:496-505. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Association between hospital and surgeon radical prostatectomy volume and patient outcomes: a systematic review
    Timothy J Wilt
    Minnesota Evidence based Practice Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Urol 180:820-8; discussion 828-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint Alfuzosin for treatment of lower urinary tract symptoms compatible with benign prostatic hyperplasia: a systematic review of efficacy and adverse effects
    Roderick MacDonald
    Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    Urology 66:780-8. 2005
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and adverse effects of alfuzosin for the treatment of lower urinary tract symptoms associated with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)...
  2. doi request reprint Serenoa repens for benign prostatic hyperplasia
    James Tacklind
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research 111 0, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 12:CD001423. 2012
    ..The extract of the berry of the American saw palmetto, or dwarf palm plant, Serenoa repens (SR), which is also known by its botanical name of Sabal serrulatum, is one of several phytotherapeutic agents available for the treatment of BPH...
  3. pmc Doxazosin in the treatment of benign prostatic hypertrophy: an update
    Timothy J Wilt
    Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, the Cochrane Review Group in Prostate Diseases and Urologic Cancers, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis 55417, USA
    Clin Interv Aging 1:389-401. 2006
    ..Efficacy was comparable with other alpha 1--blockers. Withdrawals from treatment for any cause were comparable to placebo. Dizziness and fatigue occurred more frequently with doxazosin compared to placebo...
  4. doi request reprint Medical management to prevent recurrent nephrolithiasis in adults: a systematic review for an American College of Physicians Clinical Guideline
    Howard A Fink
    Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Ann Intern Med 158:535-43. 2013
    ..Optimum management to prevent recurrent kidney stones is uncertain...
  5. doi request reprint Screening for, monitoring, and treatment of chronic kidney disease stages 1 to 3: a systematic review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force and for an American College of Physicians Clinical Practice Guideline
    Howard A Fink
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Ann Intern Med 156:570-81. 2012
    ..Screening and monitoring for chronic kidney disease (CKD) could lead to earlier interventions that improve clinical outcomes...
  6. doi request reprint Systematic review: effective management strategies for lactose intolerance
    Aasma Shaukat
    University of Minnesota and Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55471, USA
    Ann Intern Med 152:797-803. 2010
    ..Lactose intolerance resulting in gastrointestinal symptoms is a common health concern. Diagnosis and management of this condition remain unclear...
  7. pmc Systematic review of the literature on comparative effectiveness of antiviral treatments for chronic hepatitis B infection
    Tatyana A Shamliyan
    Division of Health Policy and Management, Minnesota Evidence based Practice Center, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, 420 Delaware Street SE, D330 5 Mayo MMC 729, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:326-39. 2011
    ..To evaluate the comparative effectiveness of antiviral drugs in adults with chronic hepatitis B monoinfection for evidence-based decision-making...
  8. doi request reprint Meta-analysis: effect of patient self-testing and self-management of long-term anticoagulation on major clinical outcomes
    Hanna E Bloomfield
    Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Health Care System, One Veteran s Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Ann Intern Med 154:472-82. 2011
    ..Anticoagulation with vitamin K antagonists reduces major thromboembolic complications in at-risk patients. With portable monitoring devices, patients can conduct their own international normalized ratio testing and dose adjustment at home...
  9. doi request reprint Pharmacologic therapy for primary restless legs syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Timothy J Wilt
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Health Care, System, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    JAMA Intern Med 173:496-505. 2013
    ..We conducted a systematic review to evaluate efficacy, safety, and comparative effectiveness of pharmacologic treatments for primary RLS...
  10. doi request reprint Association between hospital and surgeon radical prostatectomy volume and patient outcomes: a systematic review
    Timothy J Wilt
    Minnesota Evidence based Practice Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Urol 180:820-8; discussion 828-9. 2008
    ..We examined the association between hospital and surgeon volume, and patient outcomes after radical prostatectomy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Systematic review: comparative effectiveness and harms of treatments for clinically localized prostate cancer
    Timothy J Wilt
    University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    Ann Intern Med 148:435-48. 2008
    ..The comparative effectiveness of localized prostate cancer treatments is largely unknown...
  12. doi request reprint Participation after multidisciplinary rehabilitation for moderate to severe traumatic brain injury in adults: a systematic review
    Michelle Brasure
    Minnesota Evidence based Practice Center, Minneapolis, MN Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Health Care System, Minneapolis, MN Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 94:1398-420. 2013
    ..This article presents results of select key questions from a recent Agency for Healthcare Quality and Research comparative effectiveness review...
  13. doi request reprint Management of Hyperglycemia, Dyslipidemia, and Albuminuria in Patients With Diabetes and CKD: A Systematic Review for a KDOQI Clinical Practice Guideline
    Yelena Slinin
    Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN Electronic address
    Am J Kidney Dis 60:747-69. 2012
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  14. ncbi request reprint WITHDRAWN: Tamsulosin for benign prostatic hyperplasia
    Timothy J Wilt
    General Internal Medicine 111 0, VAMC, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, 55417
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD002081. 2011
    ..Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is a nonmalignant enlargement of the prostate which can result in bothersome lower urinary tract symptoms. The treatment goal for men with BPH is to relieve these bothersome symptoms...
  15. ncbi request reprint Antiviral therapy for adults with chronic hepatitis B: a systematic review for a National Institutes of Health Consensus Development Conference
    Tatyana A Shamliyan
    Minnesota Evidence based Practice Center, Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Ann Intern Med 150:111-24. 2009
    ..Chronic hepatitis B infection can lead to liver failure, hepatocellular carcinoma, and death...
  16. pmc Serenoa repens monotherapy for benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH): an updated Cochrane systematic review
    Roderick MacDonald
    Minneapolis VA Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, 1 Veterans Drive 111 0, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    BJU Int 109:1756-61. 2012
    ..During the last 4 years we have seen two very high quality trials comparing Serenoa repens to placebo and up to 72 weeks' duration. These trials found Serenoa repens no better than placebo, even (in one trial) at escalating doses...
  17. pmc Neurotoxin treatments for urinary incontinence in subjects with spinal cord injury or multiple sclerosis: a systematic review of effectiveness and adverse effects
    Roderick MacDonald
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 55417, USA
    J Spinal Cord Med 31:157-65. 2008
    ..The objective was to evaluate the effectiveness of neurotoxin treatments of urinary incontinence (UI) in individuals with spinal cord injury (SCI) or multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Doxazosin for treating lower urinary tract symptoms compatible with benign prostatic obstruction: a systematic review of efficacy and adverse effects
    Roderick MacDonald
    Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, the Cochrane Review Group in Prostate Diseases and Urologic Cancers, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis 55417, USA
    BJU Int 94:1263-70. 2004
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and adverse effects of doxazosin for treating lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) compatible with benign prostatic obstruction (BPO)...
  19. ncbi request reprint WITHDRAWN: Terazosin for benign prostatic hyperplasia
    Timothy J Wilt
    General Internal Medicine 111 0, VAMC, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, 55417
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD003851. 2011
    ..To relieve these bothersome symptoms, treatment options include alpha-antagonists, also know as alpha-blockers...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: a systematic review
    Yvonne C Jonk
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis VA Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, USA
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 23:205-15. 2007
    ..Although open surgery has been considered the gold standard for prevention of AAA rupture, emerging less-invasive endovascular treatments have led to increased interest in evaluating the cost and cost-effectiveness of treatment options...
  21. ncbi request reprint Spirometry as a motivational tool to improve smoking cessation rates: a systematic review of the literature
    Timothy J Wilt
    Minnesota Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Evidence based Practice Center and Minneapolis Veterans Affairs VA Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research and Section of General Medicine, MN, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:21-32. 2007
    ..Spirometric values are of limited benefit as a predictor of smoking cessation or as a tool to "customize" smoking cessation strategies...
  22. ncbi request reprint Management of stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a systematic review for a clinical practice guideline
    Timothy J Wilt
    Minnesota Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Evidence based Practice Center, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    Ann Intern Med 147:639-53. 2007
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  23. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of statin therapy in adults with coronary heart disease
    Timothy J Wilt
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minn 55417, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:1427-36. 2004
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  24. ncbi request reprint Tamsulosin for treating lower urinary tract symptoms compatible with benign prostatic obstruction: a systematic review of efficacy and adverse effects
    Timothy J Wilt
    Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Urol 167:177-83. 2002
    ..We systematically reviewed the effectiveness and adverse effects of tamsulosin for lower urinary tract symptoms compatible with benign prostatic obstruction...
  25. ncbi request reprint Clinical efficacy of OM-85 BV in COPD and chronic bronchitis: a systematic review
    Mark D Sprenkle
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Pulmonary Medicine 865B, 701 Park Ave, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55415, USA
    COPD 2:167-75. 2005
    ..Further randomized controlled trials enrolling large numbers of persons with well-defined COPD are necessary to confirm the effectiveness of this agent...
  26. doi request reprint 5-α-Reductase inhibitors for prostate cancer chemoprevention: an updated Cochrane systematic review
    Timothy J Wilt
    Minneapolis VA Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    BJU Int 106:1444-51. 2010
    ..To estimate the benefits and harms of 5-α-reductase inhibitors (5-α-RIs) in preventing prostate cancer...
  27. doi request reprint Prevalence, assessment, and treatment of mild traumatic brain injury and posttraumatic stress disorder: a systematic review of the evidence
    Kathleen F Carlson
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center 152 2E, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 26:103-15. 2011
    ..A synthesis of the evidence on prevalence, diagnostic accuracy, andtreatment effectiveness for mTBI/PTSD would be of use to clinicians, researchers, and policymakers...
  28. ncbi request reprint Pelvic floor muscle training to improve urinary incontinence after radical prostatectomy: a systematic review of effectiveness
    Roderick MacDonald
    Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 1 Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    BJU Int 100:76-81. 2007
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of pelvic floor muscle training (PFMT) for treating urinary incontinence (UI) after radical prostatectomy (RP) by reviewing evidence from randomized trials...
  29. ncbi request reprint Phytoestrogens for treatment of menopausal symptoms: a systematic review
    Erin E Krebs
    Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:824-36. 2004
    ..To assess the efficacy and tolerability of phytoestrogens for treatment of menopausal symptoms...
  30. doi request reprint Endoscopic and medical therapy for chronic radiation proctopathy: a systematic review
    Brian Hanson
    Department of Medicine, VA Medical Center and University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 55:1081-95. 2012
    ..Chronic radiation proctopathy is associated with significant morbidity. The effectiveness of endoscopic and medical therapies has not been evaluated...
  31. doi request reprint Comparative effectiveness of Clostridium difficile treatments: a systematic review
    Dimitri M Drekonja
    Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Health Care System, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minnesota Evidence based Practice Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    Ann Intern Med 155:839-47. 2011
    ..Clostridium difficile infection is increasing in incidence and severity. The optimal treatment is unknown...
  32. ncbi request reprint Systematic review: repair of unruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm
    Frank A Lederle
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center and University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    Ann Intern Med 146:735-41. 2007
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint WITHDRAWN: Cernilton for benign prostatic hyperplasia
    Timothy J Wilt
    General Internal Medicine 111 0, VAMC, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, 55417
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 5:CD001042. 2011
    ..Cernilton, prepared from the rye-grass pollen Secale cereale, is one of the several phytotherapeutic agents available for the treatment of BPH...
  34. doi request reprint Teledermatology for diagnosis and management of skin conditions: a systematic review
    Erin M Warshaw
    Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 64:759-72. 2011
    ..We performed a systematic review of the literature addressing teledermatology: (1) diagnostic accuracy/concordance; (2) management accuracy/concordance; (3) clinical outcomes; and (4) costs...
  35. ncbi request reprint Transurethral microwave thermotherapy vs transurethral resection for treating benign prostatic hyperplasia: a systematic review
    Richard M Hoffman
    Department of Medicine, New Mexico VA Health Care System, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87108, USA
    BJU Int 94:1031-6. 2004
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Laser prostatectomy versus transurethral resection for treating benign prostatic obstruction: a systematic review
    Richard M Hoffman
    Department of Medicine, New Mexico VA Health Care System, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    J Urol 169:210-5. 2003
    ..We conducted a systematic review of randomized controlled trials evaluating the efficacy and safety of laser prostatectomy techniques compared to transurethral resection of the prostate for symptomatic benign prostatic obstruction...
  37. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic prophylaxis for transurethral prostatic resection in men with preoperative urine containing less than 100,000 bacteria per ml: a systematic review
    Wei Qiang
    Department of Urology, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, China
    J Urol 173:1175-81. 2005
    ..We determined whether antibiotic prophylaxis can reduce the risk of postoperative infective complications in men undergoing transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) who have preoperative urine with less than 100,000 bacteria per ml...