Victor M Montori

Summary

Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Aspirin for the primary prevention of cardiovascular events: a systematic review and meta-analysis comparing patients with and without diabetes
    Andrew D Calvin
    Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:2300-6. 2009
  2. pmc A systematic review of shared decision making interventions in chronic conditions: a review protocol
    Michael R Gionfriddo
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN, USA
    Syst Rev 3:38. 2014
  3. pmc Study protocol: a systematic review of pediatric shared decision making
    Kirk D Wyatt
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research KER Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Syst Rev 2:48. 2013
  4. pmc Systematic review and network meta-analysis of interventions for fibromyalgia: a protocol
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Anesthesia, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario, L8S 4K1, Canada
    Syst Rev 2:18. 2013
  5. pmc Influenza vaccines licensed in the United States in healthy children: a systematic review and network meta-analysis (Protocol)
    Gabriela J Prutsky
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit KER, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street S W, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Syst Rev 1:65. 2012
  6. pmc Pharmacologic interventions for painful diabetic neuropathy: an umbrella systematic review and comparative effectiveness network meta-analysis (Protocol)
    Marcio L Griebeler
    Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, Metabolism and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Syst Rev 1:61. 2012
  7. pmc Qualitative systematic reviews of treatment burden in stroke, heart failure and diabetes - methodological challenges and solutions
    Katie Gallacher
    University of Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:10. 2013
  8. pmc Development and description of measurement properties of an instrument to assess treatment burden among patients with multiple chronic conditions
    Viet Thi Tran
    Universite Paris Descartes, Faculte de Medecine, Paris, France
    BMC Med 10:68. 2012
  9. pmc What is preventable harm in healthcare? A systematic review of definitions
    Mohammed Nabhan
    Center for the Science of Healthcare Delivery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:128. 2012
  10. doi The Endocrine Society guidelines: when the confidence cart goes before the evidence horse
    Juan P Brito
    Division of Endocrinology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:3246-52. 2013

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Publications170 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc Aspirin for the primary prevention of cardiovascular events: a systematic review and meta-analysis comparing patients with and without diabetes
    Andrew D Calvin
    Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Diabetes Care 32:2300-6. 2009
    ..We therefore sought to determine if the effect of aspirin for primary prevention of cardiovascular events and mortality differs between patients with and without diabetes...
  2. pmc A systematic review of shared decision making interventions in chronic conditions: a review protocol
    Michael R Gionfriddo
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN, USA
    Syst Rev 3:38. 2014
    ..Shared decision making is one way to improve care for patients with chronic conditions. Although it has been widely studied, the effect of shared decision making in the context of chronic conditions is unknown...
  3. pmc Study protocol: a systematic review of pediatric shared decision making
    Kirk D Wyatt
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research KER Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Syst Rev 2:48. 2013
    ..However, little is known about the nature of pediatric-specific shared decision making interventions and their impact...
  4. pmc Systematic review and network meta-analysis of interventions for fibromyalgia: a protocol
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Anesthesia, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario, L8S 4K1, Canada
    Syst Rev 2:18. 2013
    ..No review has evaluated all interventional studies for fibromyalgia, which limits attempts to make inferences regarding the relative effectiveness of treatments...
  5. pmc Influenza vaccines licensed in the United States in healthy children: a systematic review and network meta-analysis (Protocol)
    Gabriela J Prutsky
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit KER, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street S W, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Syst Rev 1:65. 2012
    ..This review will summarize the evidence about the efficacy and safety of the available vaccines for seasonal influenza licensed in the United States for use in healthy children...
  6. pmc Pharmacologic interventions for painful diabetic neuropathy: an umbrella systematic review and comparative effectiveness network meta-analysis (Protocol)
    Marcio L Griebeler
    Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, Metabolism and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Syst Rev 1:61. 2012
    ..The aim of the current work, therefore, was to summarize the evidence about the analgesic effectiveness of the most common oral and topical agents used for the treatment of peripheral diabetic neuropathy...
  7. pmc Qualitative systematic reviews of treatment burden in stroke, heart failure and diabetes - methodological challenges and solutions
    Katie Gallacher
    University of Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 13:10. 2013
    ..This paper describes the methodology used for qualitative systematic reviews of the treatment burdens identified in three different common chronic conditions, using stroke as our exemplar...
  8. pmc Development and description of measurement properties of an instrument to assess treatment burden among patients with multiple chronic conditions
    Viet Thi Tran
    Universite Paris Descartes, Faculte de Medecine, Paris, France
    BMC Med 10:68. 2012
    ..This treatment burden could affect treatment adherence, quality of life and outcomes. We aimed to develop and validate an instrument for measuring treatment burden for patients with multiple chronic conditions...
  9. pmc What is preventable harm in healthcare? A systematic review of definitions
    Mohammed Nabhan
    Center for the Science of Healthcare Delivery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:128. 2012
    ..A standardized and clear definition of preventable harm is the first step towards safer and more efficient healthcare delivery system. We aimed to summarize the definitions of preventable harm and its conceptualization in healthcare...
  10. doi The Endocrine Society guidelines: when the confidence cart goes before the evidence horse
    Juan P Brito
    Division of Endocrinology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:3246-52. 2013
    ....
  11. pmc Care management for Type 2 diabetes in the United States: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Jason S Egginton
    Division of Preventive Medicine and the Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:72. 2012
    ..This systematic review and meta-analysis aims at assessing the composition and performance of care management models evaluated in the last decade and their impact on patient important outcomes...
  12. pmc The association of hypertriglyceridemia with cardiovascular events and pancreatitis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    M Hassan Murad
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    BMC Endocr Disord 12:2. 2012
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  13. pmc Stopping randomized trials early for benefit: a protocol of the Study Of Trial Policy Of Interim Truncation-2 (STOPIT-2)
    Matthias Briel
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    Trials 10:49. 2009
    ..The aim of STOPIT-2 is to determine the magnitude and determinants of possible bias introduced by stopping RCTs early for benefit...
  14. pmc Development of a theory of implementation and integration: Normalization Process Theory
    Carl R May
    Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, Newcastle, UK
    Implement Sci 4:29. 2009
    ..CONCLUSION: Normalization Process Theory has been developed through procedures that were properly sceptical and critical, and which were opened to review at each stage of development. The theory has been shown to merit formal testing...
  15. pmc Improving the interpretation of quality of life evidence in meta-analyses: the application of minimal important difference units
    Bradley C Johnston
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:116. 2010
    ..This approach provides a potential solution to both the statistical and interpretational problems of existing methods...
  16. pmc Conducting systematic reviews of diagnostic studies: didactic guidelines
    Walter L Deville
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Res Methodol 2:9. 2002
    ..Although guidelines for critical appraisal of diagnostic research and meta-analyses have already been published, these may be difficult to understand for clinical researchers or do not provide enough detailed information...
  17. pmc A decision aid for COPD patients considering inhaled steroid therapy: development and before and after pilot testing
    Elie A Akl
    Department of Medicine, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 7:12. 2007
    ..An area not covered by a DA is the decision of a patient with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) to use inhaled steroids which requires balancing the benefits and downsides of therapy...
  18. pmc Values and preferences in oral anticoagulation in patients with atrial fibrillation, physicians' and patients' perspectives: protocol for a two-phase study
    Pablo Alonso-Coello
    Iberoamerican Cochrane Center, Hospital Sant Pau, Sant Antoni Maria Claret 171, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:221. 2008
    ..The literature postulates that patient and clinician preferences may explain this low utilization...
  19. pmc The safety of over-the-counter niacin. A randomized placebo-controlled trial [ISRCTN18054903]
    Edward Mills
    Department of Research, Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, North York, Canada
    BMC Clin Pharmacol 3:4. 2003
    ..Niacin is widely available over the counter (OTC). We sought to determine the safety of 500 mg immediate release niacin, when healthy individuals use them as directed...
  20. pmc Systematic reviews: a cross-sectional study of location and citation counts
    Victor M Montori
    Division of Diabetes and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    BMC Med 1:2. 2003
    ..Our objective was to determine the extent to which systematic reviews are clustered in a large collection of clinical journals and whether review type (narrative or systematic) affects citation counts...
  21. pmc Overwhelmed patients: a videographic analysis of how patients with type 2 diabetes and clinicians articulate and address treatment burden during clinical encounters
    Krista Bohlen
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:47-9. 2012
    ..We examined whether patients with type 2 diabetes and their clinicians discuss BOT, the characteristics of their discussions, and their attempts to address BOT during visits...
  22. ncbi Systematic evaluation of the quality of randomized controlled trials in diabetes
    Victor M Montori
    Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Division of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:1833-8. 2006
    ..We sought to systematically ascertain the quality of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) in diabetes...
  23. ncbi Patient-important outcomes in diabetes--time for consensus
    Victor M Montori
    Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, Nutrition, and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Lancet 370:1104-6. 2007
  24. ncbi A shared treatment decision-making approach between patients with chronic conditions and their clinicians: the case of diabetes
    Victor M Montori
    Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Department of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Health Expect 9:25-36. 2006
    ..In the last section of the paper, we explore potential healthcare system barriers to STDM in chronic care delivery. Throughout the discussion we identify areas for further research...
  25. ncbi Evidence-based endocrinology: how far have we come?
    Victor M Montori
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, Nutrition, and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Treat Endocrinol 3:1-10. 2004
    ..In the last 10 years, evidence-based medicine has matured as a philosophy of clinical care and medical education. An appraisal of its role in endocrinology awaits the pervasion of its principles into all of endocrine practice...
  26. ncbi In the dark: the reporting of blinding status in randomized controlled trials
    Victor M Montori
    Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 55:787-90. 2002
    ..Until such reporting occurs, clinicians will be left with uncertainty about the validity of RCTs that guide their clinical practice...
  27. ncbi Should patients with type 2 diabetes focus on glycemic control to reduce their cardiovascular risk?
    Victor M Montori
    Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, Diabetes, Nutrition, and Internal Medicine, Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 118:502-7. 2008
    ..In this commentary, we review these trials, their methods, results, and implications for practice. We finish by formulating a recommended approach to the contemporary evidence-based management of patients with type 2 diabetes...
  28. ncbi Can contraindications compromise evidence-based, patient-centered clinical practice?
    Victor M Montori
    Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Can J Clin Pharmacol 13:e92-101. 2006
    ..The impact of contraindications on treatment decisions remains unexplored...
  29. doi The chest pain choice decision aid: a randomized trial
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:251-9. 2012
    ..We judged it unlikely that patient preferences were driving the decision to obtain stress testing...
  30. doi The design of a decision aid about diabetes medications for use during the consultation with patients with type 2 diabetes
    Maggie Breslin
    Department of Medicine, Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit and the SPARC Innovation Program, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester 55905, MN, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 73:465-72. 2008
    ..To describe the process used to develop a medication choice decision aid (DA) for patients with type 2 diabetes...
  31. doi Use of a decision aid to improve treatment decisions in osteoporosis: the osteoporosis choice randomized trial
    Victor M Montori
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Am J Med 124:549-56. 2011
    ..Poor adherence to therapy, perhaps related to unaddressed patient preferences, limits the effectiveness of osteoporosis treatment in at-risk women. A parallel patient-level randomized trial in primary care practices was performed...
  32. pmc The Chest Pain Choice trial: a pilot randomized trial of a decision aid for patients with chest pain in the emergency department
    Meghan A Pierce
    Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Trials 11:57. 2010
    ..The aims of this study are (1) to develop a decision aid (CHEST PAIN CHOICE) that communicates the short-term risk of ACS and (2) to evaluate the impact of the decision aid on patient participation in decision-making and resource use...
  33. doi The diabetes mellitus medication choice decision aid: a randomized trial
    Rebecca J Mullan
    Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Mayo Center for Translational Science Activities, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:1560-8. 2009
    ..Patient involvement in the choice of antihyperglycemic agents could improve adherence and optimize glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  34. ncbi Testosterone and cardiovascular risk in men: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized placebo-controlled trials
    Rudy M Haddad
    Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 82:29-39. 2007
    ..To conduct a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized trials that assessed the effect of testosterone use on cardiovascular events and risk factors in men with different degrees of androgen deficiency...
  35. doi Clinical review: The effect of vitamin D on falls: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Mohammad Hassan Murad
    Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, and Division of Preventive, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:2997-3006. 2011
    ..Vitamin D affects bone and muscle health and likely reduces the risk of falls in the elderly...
  36. doi Chronic care model and shared care in diabetes: randomized trial of an electronic decision support system
    Steven A Smith
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, and Nutrition, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 83:747-57. 2008
    ..To assess the effect of a specialist telemedicine intervention for improving diabetes care using the chronic care model (CCM)...
  37. doi Surveillance of arteriovenous hemodialysis access: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Edward T Casey
    Division of Nephrology, Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Vasc Surg 48:48S-54S. 2008
    ..In this review, we synthesize the available evidence to determine to what extent proactive vascular access monitoring affects the incidence of AV access thrombosis and abandonment compared with clinical monitoring...
  38. pmc Lessons learned from the conduct of a multisite cluster randomized practical trial of decision aids in rural and suburban primary care practices
    Kari L Ruud
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Trials 14:267. 2013
    ....
  39. doi Out of context: clinical practice guidelines and patients with multiple chronic conditions: a systematic review
    Kirk D Wyatt
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research KER Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN Section of Endocrinology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism and Nutrition Healthcare Policy and Research Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
    Med Care 52:S92-S100. 2014
    ....
  40. ncbi A treatment decision aid may increase patient trust in the diabetes specialist. The Statin Choice randomized trial
    Michael R Nannenga
    Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Health Expect 12:38-44. 2009
    ..We sought to determine the impact of a decision aid to help patients with diabetes decide about statins (Statin Choice) on patients' trust in the clinician...
  41. doi Clinical review: Insulin sensitizers for the treatment of hirsutism: a systematic review and metaanalyses of randomized controlled trials
    Mihaela Cosma
    Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:1135-42. 2008
    ..Insulin sensitizers, including metformin and thiazolidinediones (TZDs), improve hyperinsulinemia and reproductive dysfunctions in some women with hyperandrogenism. The extent to which these agents improve hirsutism remains unclear...
  42. pmc The impact of decision aids to enhance shared decision making for diabetes (the DAD study): protocol of a cluster randomized trial
    Annie Leblanc
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Division of Health Care Policy and Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:130. 2012
    ..In addition, we propose to identify, describe, and explain factors that promote or inhibit the routine embedding of decision aids in practice...
  43. ncbi Should clinicians deliver decision aids? Further exploration of the statin choice randomized trial results
    Lesley A Jones
    Department of Pediatrics, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Med Decis Making 29:468-74. 2009
    ..Statin Choice is a decision aid about taking statins. The optimal mode of delivering Statin Choice (or any other decision aid) in clinical practice is unknown...
  44. pmc Translating comparative effectiveness of depression medications into practice by comparing the depression medication choice decision aid to usual care: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Annie Leblanc
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Division of Health Care Policy and Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Trials 14:127. 2013
    ..Decision aids can adapt this evidence to help patients participate in making informed choices. In turn, antidepressant therapy will more likely reflect patients' values and context, leading to improved adherence and mood outcomes...
  45. doi Natural history of nonfunctioning pituitary adenomas and incidentalomas: a systematic review and metaanalysis
    M Mercè Fernández-Balsells
    M P H, Mayo Clinic, The Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55905
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:905-12. 2011
    ..The natural history of pituitary incidentalomas (PIs) and nonfunctioning pituitary adenomas (NFPAs) remains poorly understood...
  46. doi Autogenous versus prosthetic vascular access for hemodialysis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    M Hassan Murad
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Vasc Surg 48:34S-47S. 2008
    ..We conducted a systematic review to summarize the best available evidence comparing the two accesses types in terms of patient-important outcomes...
  47. ncbi Glucose targets in pregnant women with diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Gabriela J Prutsky
    MD, MPH, Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:4319-24. 2013
    ..Glucose-lowering treatments are used during pregnancy to reduce the risk for complications in the mother and offspring, yet treatment targets have not been established...
  48. pmc Examining health promotion interventions for patients with chronic conditions using a novel patient-centered complexity model: protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Amy E Bodde
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Syst Rev 2:29. 2013
    ..To explore this phenomenon, we will apply the cumulative complexity model (CCM), a patient-centered model of patient complexity, to a systematic review and meta-analysis of healthcare-based health behavior interventions...
  49. pmc Shared decision making for patients with type 2 diabetes: a randomized trial in primary care
    Megan E Branda
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, 200 1st Street Southwest, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:301. 2013
    ..Patient-centered diabetes care requires shared decision making (SDM). Decision aids promote SDM, but their efficacy in nonacademic and rural primary care clinics is unclear...
  50. ncbi Clinical review 1: Adverse effects of testosterone therapy in adult men: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    M Mercè Fernández-Balsells
    Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95:2560-75. 2010
    ..The risks of testosterone therapy in men remain poorly understood...
  51. doi Individuals with diabetes preferred that future trials use patient-important outcomes and provide pragmatic inferences
    Mohammad H Murad
    Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 64:743-8. 2011
    ..Specifically, do patients prefer trials to focus on patient-important outcomes (vs. surrogate outcomes) and provide practical/pragmatic answers (vs. mechanistic/explanatory answers)?..
  52. ncbi Lifestyle modification programs in polycystic ovary syndrome: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Juan Pablo Domecq
    MD, MPH, Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street Southwest, Rochester, MN 55905
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:4655-63. 2013
    ..Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a prevalent disorder that affects women of childbearing age and may be related to obesity and insulin resistance...
  53. ncbi Adverse effects of the common treatments for polycystic ovary syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Juan Pablo Domecq
    MD, MPH, Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:4646-54. 2013
    ..Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is common among women of childbearing age and the available pharmacological therapies have different side-effect profiles...
  54. doi Systematic reviewers commonly contact study authors but do so with limited rigor
    Rebecca J Mullan
    Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 62:138-42. 2009
    ..Author contact can enhance the quality of systematic reviews. We conducted a systematic review of the practice of author contact in recently published systematic reviews to characterize its prevalence, quality, and results...
  55. ncbi Helping patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus make treatment decisions: statin choice randomized trial
    Audrey J Weymiller
    Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1076-82. 2007
    ..Poor quality of information transfer about the benefits and risks of statin drug use may result in patients not making informed decisions that they can act on in a timely fashion...
  56. ncbi Testosterone use in men with sexual dysfunction: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized placebo-controlled trials
    Enrique R Bolona
    Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 82:20-8. 2007
    ..To conduct a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized placebo-controlled trials to measure the effect of testosterone use on sexual function in men with sexual dysfunction and varying testosterone levels...
  57. doi Systematic reviews supporting practice guideline recommendations lack protection against bias
    Juan P Brito
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, and Nutrition, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:633-8. 2013
    ..To evaluate the quality of systematic reviews (SRs) affecting clinical practice in endocrinology...
  58. doi Clinical review. Comparative effectiveness of drug treatments to prevent fragility fractures: a systematic review and network meta-analysis
    Mohammad Hassan Murad
    College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, The Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Division of Endocrinology, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:1871-80. 2012
    ..Osteoporosis and osteopenia are associated with increased fracture incidence...
  59. ncbi Translating comparative effectiveness into practice: the case of diabetes medications
    Nilay D Shah
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Med Care 48:S153-8. 2010
    ..However, little is known about translating the findings from CER into routine practice such that it provides value to the patients, clinicians, and the healthcare system...
  60. pmc Shared decision-making and comparative effectiveness research for patients with chronic conditions: an urgent synergy for better health
    Michael R Gionfriddo
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Comp Eff Res 2:595-603. 2013
    ..In this review, we explore the potential for a SDM-CER synergy in improving healthcare for patients with chronic conditions. ..
  61. ncbi Triple rule-out computed tomographic angiography for chest pain: a diagnostic systematic review and meta-analysis
    David Ayaram
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
    Acad Emerg Med 20:861-71. 2013
    ....
  62. doi Glycemic control in non-critically ill hospitalized patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Mohammad Hassan Murad
    The Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:49-58. 2012
    ..The effect of intensive therapy to achieve tight glycemic control in patients hospitalized in non-critical care settings is unclear...
  63. ncbi Effect of perioperative insulin infusion on surgical morbidity and mortality: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized trials.7
    Gunjan Y Gandhi
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism and Nutrition, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 83:418-30. 2008
    ..To conduct a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) to evaluate the effect of perioperative insulin infusion on outcomes important to patients...
  64. pmc Protocol for the Osteoporosis Choice trial. A pilot randomized trial of a decision aid in primary care practice
    Laurie J Pencille
    Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Trials 10:113. 2009
    ..e., absence of contamination) of patient-level randomization (vs. cluster randomization) in pilot trials of decision aid efficacy...
  65. ncbi Utility of intraoperative frozen section histopathology in the diagnosis of periprosthetic joint infection: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Geoffrey Tsaras
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford, 1601 Parkview Avenue, Rockford, IL 61107, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:1700-11. 2012
    ..The accuracy of intraoperative periprosthetic frozen section histologic evaluation in predicting a diagnosis of periprosthetic joint infection prior to microbiologic culture results is unknown...
  66. doi Treatment of acute iliofemoral deep vein thrombosis
    Edward T Casey
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Vasc Surg 55:1463-73. 2012
    ....
  67. ncbi Symbols were superior to numbers for presenting strength of recommendations to health care consumers: a randomized trial
    Elie A Akl
    Department of Medicine, University at Buffalo, NY, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:1298-305. 2007
    ..To compare health care consumers' understanding, evaluations, and preferences for symbols vs. numbers and letters for the representation of strength of recommendations (SOR) and quality of evidence (QOE)...
  68. pmc Factors associated with 30-day readmission rates after percutaneous coronary intervention
    Farhan J Khawaja
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arch Intern Med 172:112-7. 2012
    ..However, little is known regarding the factors associated with 30-day readmission after PCI...
  69. ncbi Development of a clinical prediction rule for 30-day cardiac events in emergency department patients with chest pain and possible acute coronary syndrome
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 59:115-25.e1. 2012
    ..We seek to identify patients at low short-term risk for a cardiac event for whom additional ED investigations might be unnecessary...
  70. doi Prenatal dexamethasone use for the prevention of virilization in pregnancies at risk for classical congenital adrenal hyperplasia because of 21-hydroxylase (CYP21A2) deficiency: a systematic review and meta-analyses
    M Mercè Fernández-Balsells
    Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 73:436-44. 2010
    ..Prenatal treatment with dexamethasone to prevent virilization in pregnancies at risk for classical congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) remains controversial...
  71. ncbi Clinical review: Hypoglycemia with intensive insulin therapy: a systematic review and meta-analyses of randomized trials of continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion versus multiple daily injections
    Mitra M Fatourechi
    Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:729-40. 2009
    ..Hypoglycemia limits the efficacy of intensive insulin therapy. The extent to which continuous insulin infusion (CSII) overcomes this limitation is unclear...
  72. ncbi Clinical review: treatment of pediatric obesity: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized trials
    Lauren McGovern
    Department of Pediatrics, Mayo Clinic, W18A, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:4600-5. 2008
    ..The efficacy of treatments for pediatric obesity remains unclear...
  73. doi Patient-important outcomes in registered diabetes trials
    Gunjan Y Gandhi
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism and Nutrition, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    JAMA 299:2543-9. 2008
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  74. pmc Long-term medication adherence after myocardial infarction: experience of a community
    Nilay D Shah
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Med 122:961.e7-13. 2009
    ..Adherence to evidence-based medications after myocardial infarction is associated with improved outcomes. However, long-term data on factors affecting medication adherence after myocardial infarction are lacking...
  75. ncbi Screening for gestational diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Gabriela J Prutsky
    MD, MPH, Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55905
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:4311-8. 2013
    ..Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is defined as any degree of hyperglycemia with first recognition during pregnancy. The optimal time to screen for GDM that would maximize the yield and benefits remains unclear...
  76. ncbi Cumulative complexity: a functional, patient-centered model of patient complexity can improve research and practice
    Nathan D Shippee
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 65:1041-51. 2012
    ..Existing literature on patient complexity has mainly identified its components descriptively and in isolation, lacking clarity as to their combined functions in disrupting care or to how complexity changes over time...
  77. pmc Drugs commonly associated with weight change: umbrella systematic review and meta-analysis (Protocol)
    Juan Pablo Domecq
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Syst Rev 1:44. 2012
    ..This side effect is of great importance to patients and is also a concern for the treating physician because weight change may lead to the emergence or worsening of other health conditions...
  78. doi Timing of referral for vascular access placement: a systematic review
    M Hassan Murad
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Vasc Surg 48:31S-3S. 2008
    ..This review was conducted to determine the optimal timing for referring patients with end-stage renal disease to vascular surgery for access placement...
  79. ncbi Adherence to preventive recommendations: experience of a cohort presenting for executive health care
    Nathan D Shippee
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Popul Health Manag 15:65-70. 2012
    ..Understanding the predictors of adherence may inform quality improvement processes aimed at optimizing disease prevention...
  80. ncbi A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized placebo-controlled trials of DHEA treatment effects on quality of life in women with adrenal insufficiency
    Aziz A Alkatib
    Department of Medicine, Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:3676-81. 2009
    ..Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) has been studied as an agent to improve HRQOL in these patients...
  81. ncbi Instructional design variations in internet-based learning for health professions education: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    David A Cook
    Office of Education Research, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Acad Med 85:909-22. 2010
    ..A comprehensive synthesis of research investigating how to improve IBL is needed. This systematic review sought to provide such a synthesis...
  82. doi What do we mean by web-based learning? A systematic review of the variability of interventions
    David A Cook
    Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Med Educ 44:765-74. 2010
    ..Yet a recent systematic review demonstrated large heterogeneity among results from individual studies. Our purpose is to describe the variation in configurations, instructional methods and presentation formats in WBL...
  83. doi Vitamin D and cardiovascular outcomes: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Mohamed B Elamin
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:1931-42. 2011
    ..Several studies found association between vitamin D levels and hypertension, coronary artery calcification, and heart disease...
  84. ncbi Clinical review: behavioral interventions to prevent childhood obesity: a systematic review and metaanalyses of randomized trials
    Celia C Kamath
    Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, W18A, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:4606-15. 2008
    ..The efficacy of lifestyle interventions to encourage healthy lifestyle behaviors to prevent pediatric obesity remains unclear...
  85. ncbi Immunotherapeutic agents in type 1 diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized trials
    Gunjan Y Gandhi
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism and Nutrition, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 69:244-52. 2008
    ..We conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis to determine the efficacy of nonantigen-based immunotherapeutic approaches for preservation of beta-cell function in patients with type 1 diabetes...
  86. pmc Shared decision making in patients with stable coronary artery disease: PCI choice
    Megan Coylewright
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    PLoS ONE 7:e49827. 2012
    ....
  87. pmc Treatment of hyperprolactinemia: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Amy T Wang
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit and Division of General Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN, 55905, USA
    Syst Rev 1:33. 2012
    ..Through this review, we aimed to compare efficacy and adverse effects of medications, surgery and radiotherapy in the treatment of hyperprolactinemia...
  88. ncbi Clinical review. Risk factors for low bone mass-related fractures in men: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Matthew T Drake
    College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, The Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Division of Endocrinology, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:1861-70. 2012
    ..Testing men at increased risk for osteoporotic fractures has been recommended...
  89. doi Body composition and quality of life in adults treated with GH therapy: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Ahmad Hazem
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Eur J Endocrinol 166:13-20. 2012
    ..To summarise the evidence about the efficacy and safety of using GH in adults with GH deficiency focusing on quality of life and body composition...
  90. ncbi The effect of left subclavian artery coverage on morbidity and mortality in patients undergoing endovascular thoracic aortic interventions: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Adnan Z Rizvi
    Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Vasc Surg 50:1159-69. 2009
    ..In this review, we synthesize the available evidence regarding the complications associated with LSA coverage...
  91. pmc Creating a conversation: insights from the development of a decision aid
    Victor M Montori
    Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit and the SPARC Innovation Program, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America
    PLoS Med 4:e233. 2007
  92. ncbi The impact of planned care and a diabetes electronic management system on community-based diabetes care: the Mayo Health System Diabetes Translation Project
    Victor M Montori
    Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism and Nutrition, and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Diabetes Care 25:1952-7. 2002
    ..Planned care is a redesigned model of chronic disease care that involves guideline implementation, support of self-management, and use of clinical information systems...
  93. pmc Diagnostic accuracy of the TIMI risk score in patients with chest pain in the emergency department: a meta-analysis
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    CMAJ 182:1039-44. 2010
    ..We sought to expand the clinical application of the TIMI risk score by assessing its prognostic accuracy in patients in the emergency department with potential acute coronary syndromes...
  94. pmc Why do women reject bisphosphonates for osteoporosis? A videographic study
    Elizabeth A Scoville
    Mayo Medical School, Rochester, Minnesota, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e18468. 2011
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  95. doi A systematic review of lower extremity arterial revascularization economic analyses
    James P Moriarty
    Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Rochester, Minn, USA
    J Vasc Surg 54:1131-1144.e1. 2011
    ..Economic evaluation remains an understudied aspect of lower extremity vascular reconstructions. This study reviewed the economic-based literature with respect to open and endovascular treatment of peripheral arterial disease...
  96. doi The accuracy of diagnostic tests for GH deficiency in adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Ahmad Hazem
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Eur J Endocrinol 165:841-9. 2011
    ..The diagnostic accuracy of tests used to diagnose GH deficiency (GHD) in adults is unclear...
  97. doi A systematic review and meta-analysis of the treatments of varicose veins
    M Hassan Murad
    Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Vasc Surg 53:49S-65S. 2011
    ..Several treatment options exist for varicose veins. In this review we summarize the available evidence derived from comparative studies about the relative safety and efficacy of these treatments...
  98. doi Guideline methodology of the Society for Vascular Surgery including the experience with the GRADE framework
    Mohammad Hassan Murad
    Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Vasc Surg 53:1375-80. 2011
    ..We also discuss potential future efforts needed to maximize the quality, adoption, and application of the clinical recommendations...
  99. doi Endarterectomy vs stenting for carotid artery stenosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    M Hassan Murad
    Divisions of Preventive, Occupational and Aerospace Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn, USA
    J Vasc Surg 48:487-93. 2008
    ....
  100. doi A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized trials of carotid endarterectomy vs stenting
    Mohammad Hassan Murad
    Knowledge and Encounter Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    J Vasc Surg 53:792-7. 2011
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  101. ncbi Cardiovascular risk reduction and diabetes education: what are we telling our patients?
    Paula D Giesler
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, Nutrition, and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Diabetes Educ 30:994-9. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the extent to which diabetes education encounters include evidence-based content aimed at reducing the risk of cardiovascular disease...