Issa J Dahabreh

Summary

Affiliation: Tufts Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Lack of replication for the association between HER2 I655V polymorphism and breast cancer risk: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Issa J Dahabreh
    Center for Clinical Evidence Synthesis, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol 35:503-9. 2011
  2. pmc Do observational studies using propensity score methods agree with randomized trials? A systematic comparison of studies on acute coronary syndromes
    Issa J Dahabreh
    Center for Clinical Evidence Synthesis, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, 800 Washington Street, Box No 63, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Eur Heart J 33:1893-901. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Parity and risk of lung cancer in women: systematic review and meta-analysis of epidemiological studies
    Issa J Dahabreh
    Center for Clinical Evidence Synthesis, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Lung Cancer 76:150-8. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Association of episodic physical and sexual activity with triggering of acute cardiac events: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Issa J Dahabreh
    Center for Clinical Evidence Synthesis, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, 800 Washington St, Box 63, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    JAMA 305:1225-33. 2011
  5. pmc Genotype misclassification in genetic association studies of the rs1042522 TP53 (Arg72Pro) polymorphism: a systematic review of studies of breast, lung, colorectal, ovarian, and endometrial cancer
    Issa J Dahabreh
    Center for Clinical Evidence Synthesis, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 177:1317-25. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Management strategies for asymptomatic carotid stenosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Gowri Raman
    Center for Clinical Evidence Synthesis and Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Ann Intern Med 158:676-85. 2013
  7. doi request reprint TP53 Arg72Pro polymorphism and colorectal cancer risk: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Issa J Dahabreh
    Center for Clinical Evidence Synthesis, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, 35 Kneeland Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1840-7. 2010
  8. pmc Paraoxonase 1 polymorphisms and ischemic stroke risk: A systematic review and meta-analysis
    Issa J Dahabreh
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Genet Med 12:606-15. 2010
  9. pmc Fluorine-18-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography in response assessment before high-dose chemotherapy for lymphoma: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Teruhiko Terasawa
    Fujita Health University Nanakuri Sanatorium, 424 1 Odoricho, Tsu, Mie, 514 1295, Japan
    Oncologist 15:750-9. 2010
  10. pmc Heterogeneity of the phenotypic definition of coronary artery disease and its impact on genetic association studies
    Georgios D Kitsios
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center and Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Genet 4:58-67. 2011

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Lack of replication for the association between HER2 I655V polymorphism and breast cancer risk: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Issa J Dahabreh
    Center for Clinical Evidence Synthesis, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol 35:503-9. 2011
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  2. pmc Do observational studies using propensity score methods agree with randomized trials? A systematic comparison of studies on acute coronary syndromes
    Issa J Dahabreh
    Center for Clinical Evidence Synthesis, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, 800 Washington Street, Box No 63, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Eur Heart J 33:1893-901. 2012
    ..We aimed to systematically assess agreement between observational studies using PS methods and RCTs on therapeutic interventions for ACS...
  3. doi request reprint Parity and risk of lung cancer in women: systematic review and meta-analysis of epidemiological studies
    Issa J Dahabreh
    Center for Clinical Evidence Synthesis, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Lung Cancer 76:150-8. 2012
    ..Future studies should include analyses in well-defined histological disease subgroups...
  4. doi request reprint Association of episodic physical and sexual activity with triggering of acute cardiac events: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Issa J Dahabreh
    Center for Clinical Evidence Synthesis, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, 800 Washington St, Box 63, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    JAMA 305:1225-33. 2011
    ..Evidence has suggested that physical and sexual activity might be triggers of acute cardiac events...
  5. pmc Genotype misclassification in genetic association studies of the rs1042522 TP53 (Arg72Pro) polymorphism: a systematic review of studies of breast, lung, colorectal, ovarian, and endometrial cancer
    Issa J Dahabreh
    Center for Clinical Evidence Synthesis, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 177:1317-25. 2013
    ..Use of tumor tissue as the source of genotyping material for cases is associated with significant bias in the estimate of the genetic effect in cancer genetic association studies...
  6. doi request reprint Management strategies for asymptomatic carotid stenosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Gowri Raman
    Center for Clinical Evidence Synthesis and Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Ann Intern Med 158:676-85. 2013
    ..Adults with asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis are at increased risk for ipsilateral carotid territory ischemic stroke...
  7. doi request reprint TP53 Arg72Pro polymorphism and colorectal cancer risk: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Issa J Dahabreh
    Center for Clinical Evidence Synthesis, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, 35 Kneeland Street, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1840-7. 2010
    ..The TP53 rs1042522 polymorphism (c.215C>G, Arg72Pro) has been extensively investigated as a potential risk factor for colorectal cancer, but the results have thus far been inconclusive...
  8. pmc Paraoxonase 1 polymorphisms and ischemic stroke risk: A systematic review and meta-analysis
    Issa J Dahabreh
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Genet Med 12:606-15. 2010
    ..We performed a meta-analysis of published studies investigating the association between ischemic stroke and two nonsynonymous PON1 polymorphisms, rs662 (p.Q192R) and rs854560 (p.L55M) in humans...
  9. pmc Fluorine-18-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography in response assessment before high-dose chemotherapy for lymphoma: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Teruhiko Terasawa
    Fujita Health University Nanakuri Sanatorium, 424 1 Odoricho, Tsu, Mie, 514 1295, Japan
    Oncologist 15:750-9. 2010
    ....
  10. pmc Heterogeneity of the phenotypic definition of coronary artery disease and its impact on genetic association studies
    Georgios D Kitsios
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center and Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Genet 4:58-67. 2011
    ..We assessed the extent of phenotypic heterogeneity and quantified its impact in a large literature sample of association studies...
  11. doi request reprint Active surveillance in men with localized prostate cancer: a systematic review
    Issa J Dahabreh
    Tufts Evidence based Practice Center, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Intern Med 156:582-90. 2012
    ..Active surveillance (AS) and watchful waiting (WW) have been proposed as management strategies for low-risk, localized prostate cancer...
  12. pmc Patent foramen ovale closure and medical treatments for secondary stroke prevention: a systematic review of observational and randomized evidence
    Georgios D Kitsios
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Stroke 43:422-31. 2012
    ..We synthesized the available evidence on secondary stroke prevention in patients with patent foramen ovale and cryptogenic stroke...
  13. doi request reprint Systematic review: Anti-epidermal growth factor receptor treatment effect modification by KRAS mutations in advanced colorectal cancer
    Issa J Dahabreh
    Center for Clinical Evidence Synthesis, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Ann Intern Med 154:37-49. 2011
    ..KRAS mutations have been extensively investigated as predictive biomarkers for treatment of advanced colorectal cancer with the anti-epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) antibodies cetuximab and panitumumab...
  14. doi request reprint Emerging magnetic resonance imaging technologies for musculoskeletal imaging under loading stress: scope of the literature
    Issa J Dahabreh
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Ann Intern Med 155:616-24. 2011
    ..Overall, evidence is insufficient to support the clinical utility of MRI under loading stress for musculoskeletal conditions...
  15. pmc A review of genetic association studies of obstructive sleep apnea: field synopsis and meta-analysis
    Vasileia Varvarigou
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Medicine and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Sleep 34:1461-8. 2011
    ..Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a multifactorial disorder with a heritable component. We performed a field synopsis of genetic association studies of OSA to synthesize the available evidence...