G D Sanders

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Distributed decision support using a web-based interface: prevention of sudden cardiac death
    G D Sanders
    Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, California 94305 5405, USA
    Med Decis Making 19:157-66. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Design and pilot evaluation of a system to develop computer-based site-specific practice guidelines from decision models
    G D Sanders
    Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, California 94305 6019, USA
    Med Decis Making 20:145-59. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Potential cost-effectiveness of prophylactic use of the implantable cardioverter defibrillator or amiodarone after myocardial infarction
    G D Sanders
    Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, 179 Encina Commons, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 6019, USA
    Ann Intern Med 135:870-83. 2001
  4. pmc Cost-effectiveness of a potential vaccine for human papillomavirus
    Gillian D Sanders
    Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, 117 Encina Commons, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 6019, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:37-48. 2003
  5. pmc Cost-effectiveness of voluntary HIV screening in Russia
    S P Tole
    Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 6019, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 20:46-51. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Publishing web-based guidelines using interactive decision models
    G D Sanders
    Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305-6019, USA
    J Eval Clin Pract 7:175-89. 2001
  7. pmc Validation of two models to estimate the probability of malignancy in patients with solitary pulmonary nodules
    E M Schultz
    Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Thorax 63:335-41. 2008
  8. doi request reprint A randomized trial of computer-based reminders and audit and feedback to improve HIV screening in a primary care setting
    V Sundaram
    VA Palo Alto Healthcare System, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 20:527-33. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Low-molecular-weight heparins compared with unfractionated heparin for treatment of acute deep venous thrombosis. A cost-effectiveness analysis
    M K Gould
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Section, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, California 94304, USA
    Ann Intern Med 130:789-99. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of automated external defibrillators on airlines
    P W Groeneveld
    Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, 179 Encina Commons, MC 6019, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    JAMA 286:1482-9. 2001

Detail Information

Publications40

  1. ncbi request reprint Distributed decision support using a web-based interface: prevention of sudden cardiac death
    G D Sanders
    Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, California 94305 5405, USA
    Med Decis Making 19:157-66. 1999
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Design and pilot evaluation of a system to develop computer-based site-specific practice guidelines from decision models
    G D Sanders
    Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, California 94305 6019, USA
    Med Decis Making 20:145-59. 2000
    ..The authors' computer-based system enables developers and users to create, disseminate, and tailor CPGs, using normative decision models (DMs)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Potential cost-effectiveness of prophylactic use of the implantable cardioverter defibrillator or amiodarone after myocardial infarction
    G D Sanders
    Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, 179 Encina Commons, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 6019, USA
    Ann Intern Med 135:870-83. 2001
    ..Clinical trials have shown that implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) improve survival in patients with sustained ventricular arrhythmias...
  4. pmc Cost-effectiveness of a potential vaccine for human papillomavirus
    Gillian D Sanders
    Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, 117 Encina Commons, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 6019, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:37-48. 2003
    ..If the vaccine efficacy rate is 35%, the cost effectiveness increases to $52,398/QALY. Although gains in life expectancy may be modest at the individual level, population benefits are substantial...
  5. pmc Cost-effectiveness of voluntary HIV screening in Russia
    S P Tole
    Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 6019, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 20:46-51. 2009
    ..Early identification of HIV infection through screening in Russia is effective and cost-effective in all but the lowest prevalence groups...
  6. ncbi request reprint Publishing web-based guidelines using interactive decision models
    G D Sanders
    Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305-6019, USA
    J Eval Clin Pract 7:175-89. 2001
    ..This web-based tool enables guideline developers to tailor guidelines systematically, to update guidelines easily, and to make the underlying evidence and analysis transparent for users...
  7. pmc Validation of two models to estimate the probability of malignancy in patients with solitary pulmonary nodules
    E M Schultz
    Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Thorax 63:335-41. 2008
    ..Effective strategies for managing patients with solitary pulmonary nodules (SPN) depend critically on the pre-test probability of malignancy...
  8. doi request reprint A randomized trial of computer-based reminders and audit and feedback to improve HIV screening in a primary care setting
    V Sundaram
    VA Palo Alto Healthcare System, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 20:527-33. 2009
    ..Providers were unaware of the high rates of risky behaviour in their patient population and perceived important barriers to testing. Low-intensity clinical reminders and feedback did not increase rates of screening...
  9. ncbi request reprint Low-molecular-weight heparins compared with unfractionated heparin for treatment of acute deep venous thrombosis. A cost-effectiveness analysis
    M K Gould
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Section, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, California 94304, USA
    Ann Intern Med 130:789-99. 1999
    ..Low-molecular-weight heparins are effective for treating venous thrombosis, but their cost-effectiveness has not been rigorously assessed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of automated external defibrillators on airlines
    P W Groeneveld
    Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, 179 Encina Commons, MC 6019, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    JAMA 286:1482-9. 2001
    ..Installation of automated external defibrillators (AEDs) on passenger aircraft has been shown to improve survival of cardiac arrest in that setting, but the cost-effectiveness of such measures has not been proven...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effect of risk stratification on cost-effectiveness of the implantable cardioverter defibrillator
    Douglas K Owens
    VA Health Care System, Palo Alto, Calif 94304, USA
    Am Heart J 144:440-8. 2002
    ..We evaluated whether risk stratification based on risk of sudden cardiac death alone was sufficient to predict the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of the ICD...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of thrombolysis in submassive pulmonary embolism
    Daniella J Perlroth
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:74-80. 2007
    ..Thrombolytic therapy is controversial in patients with submassive pulmonary embolism...
  13. pmc HIV testing of at risk patients in a large integrated health care system
    Douglas K Owens
    VA Palo Alto Healthcare System, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:315-20. 2007
    ..Understanding HIV screening practices and barriers to HIV testing is an important prelude to designing successful HIV screening programs. Our objective was to evaluate current practice patterns for identification of HIV...
  14. ncbi request reprint Preventing tomorrow's sudden cardiac death today: part I: Current data on risk stratification for sudden cardiac death
    Sana M Al-Khatib
    The Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Am Heart J 153:941-50. 2007
    ..This article summarizes the presentations and discussions that occurred at that meeting...
  15. ncbi request reprint Preventing tomorrow's sudden cardiac death today: part II: Translating sudden cardiac death risk assessment strategies into practice and policy
    Gillian D Sanders
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke Medical Center, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Am Heart J 153:951-9. 2007
    ....
  16. pmc An economic evaluation of prolonged mechanical ventilation
    Christopher E Cox
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    Crit Care Med 35:1918-27. 2007
    ..Therefore, we aimed to determine the lifetime societal value of prolonged mechanical ventilation...
  17. pmc Prevalence of HIV infection among inpatients and outpatients in Department of Veterans Affairs health care systems: implications for screening programs for HIV
    Douglas K Owens
    VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, Calif, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:2173-8. 2007
    ..We sought to determine the prevalence of HIV in both inpatient and outpatient settings in 6 Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) health care sites...
  18. pmc Improving HIV screening and receipt of results by nurse-initiated streamlined counseling and rapid testing
    Henry D Anaya
    Center for the Study of Healthcare Provider Behavior, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:800-7. 2008
    ..HIV rapid testing is effective in many healthcare settings, but scant research has been done within primary care settings or within the US Department of Veteran's Affairs Healthcare System...
  19. doi request reprint Screening pregnant women for autoimmune thyroid disease: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Chrysoula Dosiou
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center, 300 Pasteur Drive, S025, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Eur J Endocrinol 158:841-51. 2008
    ..Our objective was to examine the cost-effectiveness of screening pregnant women for autoimmune thyroid disease...
  20. pmc Cost-effectiveness of HIV screening in patients older than 55 years of age
    Gillian D Sanders
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    Ann Intern Med 148:889-903. 2008
    ..Recent guidelines recommend HIV screening in patients age 13 to 64 years. The cost-effectiveness of HIV screening in patients age 55 to 75 years is uncertain...
  21. pmc Cost-effectiveness of HIV monitoring strategies in resource-limited settings: a southern African analysis
    Eran Bendavid
    Center for Health Policy and the Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, School of Medicine, Stanford University, 117 Encina Commons, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1910-8. 2008
    ..Although the number of infected persons receiving highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) in low- and middle-income countries has increased dramatically, optimal disease management is not well defined...
  22. doi request reprint Preventing tomorrow's sudden cardiac death today: dissemination of effective therapies for sudden cardiac death prevention
    Sana M Al-Khatib
    The Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Am Heart J 156:613-22. 2008
    ..Although the meeting was funded by industry participants, this article summarizing the presentations and discussions that occurred at the meeting presents the expert opinion of the authors...
  23. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness as an outcome in randomized clinical trials
    Mark A Hlatky
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5405, USA
    Clin Trials 3:543-51. 2006
    ..Economic outcomes are now included in many contemporary randomized trials and provide an additional dimension to the assessment of interventions. Economic data collection and analysis pose several methodologic challenges, however...
  24. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of strategies to expand antiretroviral therapy in St. Petersburg, Russia
    Elisa F Long
    Department of Management Science and Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    AIDS 20:2207-15. 2006
    ..To assess the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of treating HIV-infected injection drug users (IDUs) and non-IDUs in Russia with highly active antiretroviral therapy HAART...
  25. ncbi request reprint Perinatal screening for group B streptococci: cost-benefit analysis of rapid polymerase chain reaction
    Corinna A Haberland
    Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Pediatrics 110:471-80. 2002
    ..To evaluate the costs and benefits of a group B streptococci screening strategy using a new, rapid polymerase chain reaction test in a hypothetical cohort of expectant mothers in the United States...
  26. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of alternative management strategies for patients with solitary pulmonary nodules
    Michael K Gould
    Pulmonary Section, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, 3801 Miranda Avenue, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Ann Intern Med 138:724-35. 2003
    ..Positron emission tomography (PET) with 18-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) is a potentially useful but expensive test to diagnose solitary pulmonary nodules...
  27. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of recombinant human activated protein C and the influence of severity of illness in the treatment of patients with severe sepsis
    Robert A Fowler
    Division of General Medicine and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Crit Care 18:181-91; discussion 191-4. 2003
    ..To evaluate the cost-effectiveness of recombinant human activated protein C (rhAPC) compared with usual therapy for patients with severe sepsis, and also to determine the influence that severity of illness exerts on cost-effectiveness...
  28. ncbi request reprint Decision science and cervical cancer
    Scott B Cantor
    Section of Health Services Research, Department of Biostatistics, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 98:2003-8. 2003
    ..The ultimate objective of using decision-analytic and cost-effectiveness models is to identify ways to improve women's health at an economically reasonable cost...
  29. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of the implantable cardioverter defibrillator
    Mark A Hlatky
    Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA 94305 5405, USA
    Card Electrophysiol Rev 7:479-82. 2003
    ..A rough rule of thumb is that the ICD will be economically attractive when it prolongs mean survival by six months or more, which is attainable in higher risk patient subgroups...
  30. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of testing for hypercoagulability and effects on treatment strategies in patients with deep vein thrombosis
    Andrew D Auerbach
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0131, USA
    Am J Med 116:816-28. 2004
    ..We sought to determine the cost-effectiveness of testing for these disorders, as well as which tests should be selected and how results should be used...
  31. pmc Evaluating human papillomavirus vaccination programs
    Al V Taira
    Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:1915-23. 2004
    ..Vaccination against HPV-16 and HPV-18 can be cost-effective, although including male participants in a vaccination program is generally not cost-effective, compared to female-only vaccination...
  32. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of photodynamic therapy for high-grade dysplasia in Barrett's esophagus
    Rohini Vij
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, California, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 60:739-56. 2004
    ..Our aim was to identify the most effective and cost-effective strategy for managing high-grade dysplasia in Barrett's esophagus without associated endoscopically visible abnormalities...
  33. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based medicine and policy: the case of the implantable cardioverter defibrillator
    Mark A Hlatky
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:42-51. 2005
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of screening for HIV in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Gillian D Sanders
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    N Engl J Med 352:570-85. 2005
    ..The costs, benefits, and cost-effectiveness of screening for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in health care settings during the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) have not been determined...
  35. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of defending against bioterrorism: a comparison of vaccination and antibiotic prophylaxis against anthrax
    Robert A Fowler
    Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Intern Med 142:601-10. 2005
    ..Weaponized Bacillus anthracis is one of the few biological agents that can cause death and disease in sufficient numbers to devastate an urban setting...
  36. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators
    Gillian D Sanders
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:1471-80. 2005
    ..We assessed the cost-effectiveness of the ICD in the populations represented in these primary-prevention trials...
  37. ncbi request reprint Implantable cardioverter defibrillators and cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients with left ventricular dysfunction: randomized trial evidence through 2004
    Sana M Al-Khatib
    The Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC 27715, USA
    Am Heart J 149:1020-34. 2005
    ..This document summarizes the evidence reviewed at that meeting and the discussions of that evidence...
  38. doi request reprint Policy rounds: a new series and a call for papers
    Mark Helfand
    Med Decis Making 28:169-71. 2008
  39. pmc Evidence-based practice for mere mortals: the role of informatics and health services research
    Ida Sim
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine and the Graduate Group in Biological and Medical Informatics, University of California San Francisco, 94143 0320, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:302-8. 2002
    ..We discuss 2 illustrative systems--trial banks and a web-based system to develop and disseminate evidence-based guidelines (alchemist)--and conclude with a research and training agenda...
  40. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive imaging for coronary artery disease: a technology assessment for the Medicare Coverage Advisory Commission
    Manesh R Patel
    Division of Cardiology, Duke University Medical Center, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am Heart J 153:161-74. 2007
    ..Informed clinical and policy decision making will require further study of these technologies in well-characterized clinical contexts, in typical practice settings, and with attention to impact on management and health outcomes...