H D Nelson

Summary

Affiliation: Oregon Health and Science University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Development of a diagnostic test set to assess agreement in breast pathology: practical application of the Guidelines for Reporting Reliability and Agreement Studies (GRRAS)
    Natalia V Oster
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    BMC Womens Health 13:3. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Use of medications to reduce risk for primary breast cancer: a systematic review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Heidi D Nelson
    Pacific Northwest Evidence based Practice Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Mailcode BICC, 3181 Southwest Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Ann Intern Med 158:604-14. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Menopausal hormone therapy for the primary prevention of chronic conditions: a systematic review to update the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendations
    Heidi D Nelson
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Mailcode BICC, 3181 Southwest Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Ann Intern Med 157:104-13. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Screening women for intimate partner violence: a systematic review to update the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendation
    Heidi D Nelson
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Ann Intern Med 156:796-808, W-279, W-280, W-281, W-282. 2012
  5. pmc Risk factors for breast cancer for women aged 40 to 49 years: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Heidi D Nelson
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, 97239 3098, USA
    Ann Intern Med 156:635-48. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Screening for domestic violence--bridging the evidence gaps
    Heidi D Nelson
    Medicine and Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Mailcode BICC, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Lancet 364:s22-3. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic risk assessment and BRCA mutation testing for breast and ovarian cancer susceptibility: systematic evidence review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Heidi D Nelson
    Oregon Health and Science University and Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    Ann Intern Med 143:362-79. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Screening for speech and language delay in preschool children: systematic evidence review for the US Preventive Services Task Force
    Heidi D Nelson
    Department of Medical Informatics, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e298-319. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Nonhormonal therapies for menopausal hot flashes: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Heidi D Nelson
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    JAMA 295:2057-71. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Menopause
    Heidi D Nelson
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, OR, USA
    Lancet 371:760-70. 2008

Detail Information

Publications35

  1. pmc Development of a diagnostic test set to assess agreement in breast pathology: practical application of the Guidelines for Reporting Reliability and Agreement Studies (GRRAS)
    Natalia V Oster
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    BMC Womens Health 13:3. 2013
    ..We use the newly developed Guidelines for Reporting Reliability and Agreement Studies (GRRAS) as a basis to report these methods...
  2. doi request reprint Use of medications to reduce risk for primary breast cancer: a systematic review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Heidi D Nelson
    Pacific Northwest Evidence based Practice Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Mailcode BICC, 3181 Southwest Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Ann Intern Med 158:604-14. 2013
    ..Medications to reduce risk for primary breast cancer are recommended for women at increased risk; however, use is low...
  3. doi request reprint Menopausal hormone therapy for the primary prevention of chronic conditions: a systematic review to update the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendations
    Heidi D Nelson
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Mailcode BICC, 3181 Southwest Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Ann Intern Med 157:104-13. 2012
    ..Menopausal hormone therapy to prevent chronic conditions is currently not recommended because of its adverse effects...
  4. doi request reprint Screening women for intimate partner violence: a systematic review to update the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendation
    Heidi D Nelson
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Ann Intern Med 156:796-808, W-279, W-280, W-281, W-282. 2012
    ..In 2004, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force determined that evidence was insufficient to support screening women for intimate partner violence (IPV)...
  5. pmc Risk factors for breast cancer for women aged 40 to 49 years: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Heidi D Nelson
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, 97239 3098, USA
    Ann Intern Med 156:635-48. 2012
    ..Identifying risk factors for breast cancer specific to women in their 40s could inform screening decisions...
  6. ncbi request reprint Screening for domestic violence--bridging the evidence gaps
    Heidi D Nelson
    Medicine and Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Mailcode BICC, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Lancet 364:s22-3. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic risk assessment and BRCA mutation testing for breast and ovarian cancer susceptibility: systematic evidence review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Heidi D Nelson
    Oregon Health and Science University and Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    Ann Intern Med 143:362-79. 2005
    ..Clinically significant mutations of BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes are associated with increased susceptibility for breast and ovarian cancer. Although these mutations are uncommon, public interest in testing for them is growing...
  8. ncbi request reprint Screening for speech and language delay in preschool children: systematic evidence review for the US Preventive Services Task Force
    Heidi D Nelson
    Department of Medical Informatics, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e298-319. 2006
    ..However, optimal methods for screening for speech and language delay have not been identified, and screening is practiced inconsistently in primary care...
  9. ncbi request reprint Nonhormonal therapies for menopausal hot flashes: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Heidi D Nelson
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    JAMA 295:2057-71. 2006
    ..Concern regarding the adverse effects of estrogen and other hormones for treating menopausal symptoms has led to demand for other options; however, the efficacy and adverse effects of nonhormonal therapies are unclear...
  10. doi request reprint Menopause
    Heidi D Nelson
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, OR, USA
    Lancet 371:760-70. 2008
    ..Many questions about menopausal transition and its effects on health have not been adequately addressed...
  11. doi request reprint Universal newborn hearing screening: systematic review to update the 2001 US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation
    Heidi D Nelson
    Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Portland, Oregon 97239 3098, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e266-76. 2008
    ..targeted screening, does universal screening increase the chance that treatment will be initiated by 6 months of age for infants at average risk or for those at high risk? (3) What are the adverse effects of screening and early treatment?..
  12. doi request reprint Systematic review: comparative effectiveness of medications to reduce risk for primary breast cancer
    Heidi D Nelson
    Oregon Health and Science University, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Ann Intern Med 151:703-15, W-226-35. 2009
    ..Trials demonstrate the efficacy of medications to reduce the risk for invasive breast cancer...
  13. pmc Screening for breast cancer: an update for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Heidi D Nelson
    Oregon Health and Science University, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Ann Intern Med 151:727-37, W237-42. 2009
    ..This systematic review is an update of evidence since the 2002 U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendation on breast cancer screening...
  14. doi request reprint Screening for osteoporosis: an update for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Heidi D Nelson
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Ann Intern Med 153:99-111. 2010
    ..This review updates evidence since the 2002 U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendation on osteoporosis screening...
  15. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal estrogen for treatment of hot flashes: clinical applications
    Heidi D Nelson
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, and Oregon Health and Science University, Portland 97239, USA
    JAMA 291:1621-5. 2004
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  16. ncbi request reprint Commonly used types of postmenopausal estrogen for treatment of hot flashes: scientific review
    Heidi D Nelson
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland 97239, USA
    JAMA 291:1610-20. 2004
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  17. pmc Contributions of general internal medicine teaching units: a national survey
    H D Nelson
    Departments of Medicine, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon 97201, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 15:277-83. 2000
    ..To identify and describe general internal medicine teaching units and their educational activities...
  18. ncbi request reprint Screening for chlamydial infection
    H D Nelson
    Division of Medical Informatics and Outcomes Research and Evidence based Practice Center, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon 97201 3098, USA
    Am J Prev Med 20:95-107. 2001
    ..This review updates the literature since the last recommendation of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force published in 1996...
  19. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal hormone replacement therapy: scientific review
    Heidi D Nelson
    Oregon Health and Science University, Mail Code BICC 504, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    JAMA 288:872-81. 2002
    ..Although postmenopausal hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is widely used in the United States, new evidence about its benefits and harms requires reconsideration of its use for the primary prevention of chronic conditions...
  20. ncbi request reprint Assessing benefits and harms of hormone replacement therapy: clinical applications
    Heidi D Nelson
    Oregon Health and Science University, Mail Code BICC 504, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    JAMA 288:882-4. 2002
    ..Benefits and harms need to be readdressed periodically to apply newly published evidence and to reassess emerging risks, comorbidities, and needs of individuals...
  21. ncbi request reprint Osteoporosis and fractures in postmenopausal women using estrogen
    Heidi D Nelson
    Department of Medical Informatics and Outcomes Research, Oregon Health and Science University, Mailcode BICC 504, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:2278-84. 2002
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  22. ncbi request reprint Oregon emergency physicians' experiences with, attitudes toward, and concerns about physician-assisted suicide
    T A Schmidt
    Oregon Health Sciences University, School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Portland 97201 3098, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 3:938-45. 1996
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  23. ncbi request reprint Physicians' experiences with the Oregon Death with Dignity Act
    L Ganzini
    Department of Veterans Affairs, and Center for Ethics in Health Care, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, USA
    N Engl J Med 342:557-63. 2000
    ..There are data on patients who have received prescriptions for lethal medications and died after taking the medications. There is little information, however, on physicians' experiences with requests for assistance with suicide...
  24. pmc Managed care, attitudes, and career choices of internal medicine residents
    H D Nelson
    Department of Medicine, Oregon Health Sciences University, Veterans Administration Medical Center, Portland 97201, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 13:39-42. 1998
    ..0009) than those from communities with lower managed care penetration...
  25. ncbi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy and cognition: systematic review and meta-analysis
    E S LeBlanc
    Oregon Health Sciences University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd, Mail Code HRC3, Portland, OR 97201 3098, USA
    JAMA 285:1489-99. 2001
    ..Some observational data suggest that hormone replacement therapy (HRT) may reduce the risk of cognitive decline and dementia but results have been conflicting...
  26. ncbi request reprint Influence of menopause on mood: a systematic review of cohort studies
    K K Vesco
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
    Climacteric 10:448-65. 2007
    ..This systematic evidence review evaluates the independent influence of the menopausal transition on mood including depression, anxiety, and other psychological symptoms...
  27. ncbi request reprint Oregon physicians' attitudes about and experiences with end-of-life care since passage of the Oregon Death with Dignity Act
    L Ganzini
    Mental Health Division, P31DMH, Portland VA Medical Center, PO Box 1034, Portland, OR 97207, USA
    JAMA 285:2363-9. 2001
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Economic comparison of diagnostic approaches for evaluating osteoporosis in older women
    Dale F Kraemer
    Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology and Evidence based Practice Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97230, USA
    Osteoporos Int 17:68-76. 2006
    ..Compared to other approaches for diagnosing osteoporosis, sequential use of QUS followed by DXA resulted in fewer women treated and lower total costs...
  29. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal estrogen replacement and risk for venous thromboembolism: a systematic review and meta-analysis for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Jill Miller
    Oregon Health and Science University, Mail Code BICC 504, 3181 Southwest Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    Ann Intern Med 136:680-90. 2002
    ..Postmenopausal estrogen replacement is widely used in the United States but poses important health risks...
  30. ncbi request reprint Screening and treatment for lipid disorders in children and adolescents: systematic evidence review for the US Preventive Services Task Force
    Elizabeth M Haney
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, Portland, OR, USA
    Pediatrics 120:e189-214. 2007
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Estimating risk of breast cancer in carriers of BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations: a meta-analytic approach
    Rongwei Fu
    Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Stat Med 26:1775-87. 2007
    ..45 per cent (37.39, 57.72 per cent) and 31.85 per cent (23.72, 41.26 per cent) by 75 years old, respectively. For those with family history, risks of breast cancer conferred by BRCA mutations appear to be higher...
  32. ncbi request reprint Complementary and alternative therapies for the management of menopause-related symptoms: a systematic evidence review
    Anne Nedrow
    Department of Medical Informatics, Oregon Evidence Based Practice Center, Portland, OR, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:1453-65. 2006
    ..The objective of this review was to assess the effectiveness of complementary and alternative therapies in the management of menopausal symptoms...
  33. ncbi request reprint Screening for postmenopausal osteoporosis: a review of the evidence for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Heidi D Nelson
    Oregon Health and Science University, and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Mail Code BICC 504, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    Ann Intern Med 137:529-41. 2002
    ..Although osteoporotic fractures present an enormous health burden, it is not clear whether screening to identify high-risk persons is appropriate...
  34. ncbi request reprint Screening women and elderly adults for family and intimate partner violence: a review of the evidence for the U. S. Preventive Services Task Force
    Heidi D Nelson
    Oregon Health and Science University and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Portland, Oregon 97201, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:387-96. 2004
    ..Although the clinician's role in identification and intervention is considered a professional, ethical, and sometimes legal responsibility, the effectiveness of screening is uncertain...
  35. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal osteoporosis and estrogen
    Heidi D Nelson
    Am Fam Physician 68:606, 610, 612. 2003