Krista F Huybrechts

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint National trends in antidepressant medication treatment among publicly insured pregnant women
    Krista F Huybrechts
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 35:265-71. 2013
  2. pmc Comparative safety of antipsychotic medications in nursing home residents
    Krista F Huybrechts
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02120, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:420-9. 2012
  3. pmc Differential risk of death in older residents in nursing homes prescribed specific antipsychotic drugs: population based cohort study
    K F Huybrechts
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, 02120 MA, United States
    BMJ 344:e977. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Variation in antipsychotic treatment choice across US nursing homes
    Krista F Huybrechts
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 32:11-7. 2012
  5. pmc Risk of death and hospital admission for major medical events after initiation of psychotropic medications in older adults admitted to nursing homes
    Krista F Huybrechts
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass, USA
    CMAJ 183:E411-9. 2011
  6. pmc Comparison of different approaches to confounding adjustment in a study on the association of antipsychotic medication with mortality in older nursing home patients
    Krista F Huybrechts
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 1620 Tremont Street, Suite 3030, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:1089-99. 2011
  7. pmc A prospective cohort study of menstrual characteristics and time to pregnancy
    Lauren A Wise
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, 1010 Commonwealth Avenue, Fourth Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:701-9. 2011
  8. pmc Patterns of outpatient antihypertensive medication use during pregnancy in a Medicaid population
    Brian T Bateman
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Hypertension 60:913-20. 2012
  9. pmc Use of antidepressants near delivery and risk of postpartum hemorrhage: cohort study of low income women in the United States
    Kristin Palmsten
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    BMJ 347:f4877. 2013
  10. pmc Effects of adjusting for instrumental variables on bias and precision of effect estimates
    Jessica A Myers
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:1213-22. 2011

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint National trends in antidepressant medication treatment among publicly insured pregnant women
    Krista F Huybrechts
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 35:265-71. 2013
    ..The risk of depression in women is greatest at childbearing age. We sought to examine and explain national trends in antidepressant use in pregnant women...
  2. pmc Comparative safety of antipsychotic medications in nursing home residents
    Krista F Huybrechts
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02120, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:420-9. 2012
    ..To compare the risk of major medical events in nursing home residents newly initiated on conventional or atypical antipsychotic medications (APMs)...
  3. pmc Differential risk of death in older residents in nursing homes prescribed specific antipsychotic drugs: population based cohort study
    K F Huybrechts
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, 02120 MA, United States
    BMJ 344:e977. 2012
    ..To assess risks of mortality associated with use of individual antipsychotic drugs in elderly residents in nursing homes...
  4. doi request reprint Variation in antipsychotic treatment choice across US nursing homes
    Krista F Huybrechts
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 32:11-7. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to quantify the variation in antipsychotic treatment choice across US nursing homes, and to characterize its correlates...
  5. pmc Risk of death and hospital admission for major medical events after initiation of psychotropic medications in older adults admitted to nursing homes
    Krista F Huybrechts
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass, USA
    CMAJ 183:E411-9. 2011
    ..We assessed the comparative safety of different classes of psychotropic medications used in nursing home residents...
  6. pmc Comparison of different approaches to confounding adjustment in a study on the association of antipsychotic medication with mortality in older nursing home patients
    Krista F Huybrechts
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 1620 Tremont Street, Suite 3030, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:1089-99. 2011
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  7. pmc A prospective cohort study of menstrual characteristics and time to pregnancy
    Lauren A Wise
    Slone Epidemiology Center at Boston University, 1010 Commonwealth Avenue, Fourth Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:701-9. 2011
    ..In the present study, shorter cycle length was associated with delayed time to pregnancy. Age at menarche, time to menstrual regularization, and duration or intensity of menstrual flow were not appreciably associated with fecundability...
  8. pmc Patterns of outpatient antihypertensive medication use during pregnancy in a Medicaid population
    Brian T Bateman
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Hypertension 60:913-20. 2012
    ..1%) in the third trimester. Antihypertensive use during pregnancy is relatively common and increasing. The wide range of agents used during pregnancy includes medications considered contraindicated during pregnancy...
  9. pmc Use of antidepressants near delivery and risk of postpartum hemorrhage: cohort study of low income women in the United States
    Kristin Palmsten
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    BMJ 347:f4877. 2013
    ..To determine whether use of serotonin or non-serotonin reuptake inhibitors near to delivery is associated with postpartum hemorrhage...
  10. pmc Effects of adjusting for instrumental variables on bias and precision of effect estimates
    Jessica A Myers
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:1213-22. 2011
    ..In these cases, minimizing unmeasured confounding should be the priority when selecting variables for adjustment, even at the risk of conditioning on IVs...
  11. pmc Estimation using all available covariate information versus a fixed look-back window for dichotomous covariates
    Steven M Brunelli
    Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 22:542-50. 2013
    ..When available historical data differs among subjects, investigators must choose between using all available historical data versus data from a fixed window to assess C. Our purpose was to compare estimation under these two approaches...
  12. pmc A successful implementation of e-epidemiology: the Danish pregnancy planning study 'Snart-Gravid'
    Krista F Huybrechts
    Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Eur J Epidemiol 25:297-304. 2010
    ..The successful conduct of this pilot study suggests that the internet may be a useful tool to recruit and follow subjects in prospective cohort studies...