Frederick A Anderson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Massachusetts Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Characteristics, practice patterns, and outcomes in patients with acute hypertension: European registry for Studying the Treatment of Acute hyperTension (Euro-STAT)
    Alain Vuylsteke
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Papworth Everard, Cambridge, CB23 3RE, UK
    Crit Care 15:R271. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Improving Practices in US Hospitals to Prevent Venous Thromboembolism: lessons from ENDORSE
    Frederick A Anderson
    Center for Outcomes Research, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01605, USA
    Am J Med 123:1099-1106.e8. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Prolonged prophylaxis in orthopedic surgery: insights from the United States
    Frederick A Anderson
    Department of Surgery, Center for Outcomes Outreach, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01605, USA
    Semin Thromb Hemost 28:43-6. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for venous thromboembolism
    Frederick A Anderson
    Department of Surgery, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    Circulation 107:I9-16. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Estimated annual numbers of US acute-care hospital patients at risk for venous thromboembolism
    Frederick A Anderson
    Center for Outcomes Research, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01605, USA
    Am J Hematol 82:777-82. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Risk-prediction model for ischemic stroke in patients hospitalized with an acute coronary syndrome (from the global registry of acute coronary events [GRACE])
    Kay Lee Park
    Departments of Medicine, Surgery, and Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Cardiol 110:628-35. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Age and sex differences, and changing trends, in the use of evidence-based therapies in acute coronary syndromes: perspectives from a multinational registry
    Hoa L Nguyen
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Coron Artery Dis 21:336-44. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Beta-blocker use in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction in the reperfusion era (GRACE)
    Kay Lee Park
    Center for Outcomes Research, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester
    Am J Med 127:503-11. 2014
  9. pmc Perioperative mortality for pancreatectomy: a national perspective
    James T McPhee
    Department of Surgery, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01605, USA
    Ann Surg 246:246-53. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Comparison of characteristics, management practices, and outcomes of patients between the global registry and the gulf registry of acute coronary events
    Hamza H Awad
    University of Massachusetts, Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Cardiol 108:1252-8. 2011

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. pmc Characteristics, practice patterns, and outcomes in patients with acute hypertension: European registry for Studying the Treatment of Acute hyperTension (Euro-STAT)
    Alain Vuylsteke
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Papworth Everard, Cambridge, CB23 3RE, UK
    Crit Care 15:R271. 2011
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Improving Practices in US Hospitals to Prevent Venous Thromboembolism: lessons from ENDORSE
    Frederick A Anderson
    Center for Outcomes Research, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01605, USA
    Am J Med 123:1099-1106.e8. 2010
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Prolonged prophylaxis in orthopedic surgery: insights from the United States
    Frederick A Anderson
    Department of Surgery, Center for Outcomes Outreach, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01605, USA
    Semin Thromb Hemost 28:43-6. 2002
    ..In 2000, 53% of THA patients and 47% of TKA patients received prophylaxis for longer than 21 days...
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for venous thromboembolism
    Frederick A Anderson
    Department of Surgery, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    Circulation 107:I9-16. 2003
    ..Nevertheless, individual risk factors, or combinations thereof, can have important implications for the type and duration of appropriate prophylaxis and should be carefully reviewed to assess the overall risk of VTE in each patient...
  5. ncbi request reprint Estimated annual numbers of US acute-care hospital patients at risk for venous thromboembolism
    Frederick A Anderson
    Center for Outcomes Research, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01605, USA
    Am J Hematol 82:777-82. 2007
    ..Given the existence of internationally-accepted evidence-based guidelines for prevention of VTE, research is required to establish if this patient population is receiving recommended VTE prophylaxis...
  6. doi request reprint Risk-prediction model for ischemic stroke in patients hospitalized with an acute coronary syndrome (from the global registry of acute coronary events [GRACE])
    Kay Lee Park
    Departments of Medicine, Surgery, and Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Cardiol 110:628-35. 2012
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Age and sex differences, and changing trends, in the use of evidence-based therapies in acute coronary syndromes: perspectives from a multinational registry
    Hoa L Nguyen
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Coron Artery Dis 21:336-44. 2010
    ..A limited number of studies have examined the age and sex differences, and potentially changing trends, in cardiac medication and procedure use in patients hospitalized with an acute coronary syndrome (ACS)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Beta-blocker use in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction in the reperfusion era (GRACE)
    Kay Lee Park
    Center for Outcomes Research, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester
    Am J Med 127:503-11. 2014
    ..Current guidelines recommend early oral beta-blocker administration in the management of acute coronary syndromes for patients who are not at high risk of complications...
  9. pmc Perioperative mortality for pancreatectomy: a national perspective
    James T McPhee
    Department of Surgery, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01605, USA
    Ann Surg 246:246-53. 2007
    ..To analyze in-hospital mortality after pancreatectomy using a large national database...
  10. doi request reprint Comparison of characteristics, management practices, and outcomes of patients between the global registry and the gulf registry of acute coronary events
    Hamza H Awad
    University of Massachusetts, Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Cardiol 108:1252-8. 2011
    ..Future studies should explore the effects of these differences on long-term prognosis and other pertinent patient outcomes...
  11. doi request reprint Risk-assessment models for predicting venous thromboembolism among hospitalized non-surgical patients: a systematic review
    Wei Huang
    Department of Surgery, Center for Outcomes Research, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Biotech 3, One Innovation Drive, Suite 110, Worcester, MA 01605, USA
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 35:67-80. 2013
    ..Published RAMs for VTE lack generalizability and adequate validation. As electronic health records become more ubiquitous, validated dynamic RAMs are needed to assess VTE risk at the point-of-care in real time...
  12. doi request reprint Cardiogenic shock complicating acute coronary syndromes: insights from the Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events
    Hamza H Awad
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Am Heart J 163:963-71. 2012
    ..Our secondary study objective was to describe trends in the incidence and hospital case-fatality rates (CFRs) of CS and predictors of increased hospital mortality in these high-risk patients...
  13. doi request reprint Recent trends in clinical outcomes and resource utilization for pulmonary embolism in the United States: findings from the nationwide inpatient sample
    Brian Park
    Department of Surgery, Universityof Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01605, USA
    Chest 136:983-90. 2009
    ..The objectives of this study were to determine recent trends in clinical outcomes and resource utilization for hospitalized patients with a clinically recognized episode of acute PE...
  14. ncbi request reprint Temporal trends in prevention of venous thromboembolism following primary total hip or knee arthroplasty 1996-2001: findings from the Hip and Knee Registry
    Frederick A Anderson
    Center for Outcomes Research, Department of Surgery, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 365 Plantation Street, Suite 185, Worcester, MA, USA
    Chest 124:349S-356S. 2003
    ..We examined trends in the use of prophylaxis for venous thromboembolism (VTE) among patients who underwent primary total hip arthroplasty (THA) or total knee arthroplasty (TKA)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Young patients hospitalized with an acute coronary syndrome
    Hamza H Awad
    Department of Community Medicine, Mercer University School of Medicine, Macon, Georgia, USA
    Coron Artery Dis 24:54-60. 2013
    ..Limited data are available describing the magnitude, clinical features, treatment practices, and short-term outcomes of younger adults hospitalized with an acute coronary syndrome (ACS)...
  16. doi request reprint Prevention of venous thromboembolism after hip or knee arthroplasty: findings from a 2008 survey of US orthopedic surgeons
    Frederick A Anderson
    Center for Outcomes Research, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01605, USA
    J Arthroplasty 27:659-66.e5. 2012
    ..Although there was near-unanimous agreement that routine thromboprophylaxis should be the standard practice for patients who undergo hip or knee arthroplasty, surgeons were divided as to the exact management approach...
  17. ncbi request reprint Use of heparins in Non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes
    Joel M Gore
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Mass 01655, USA
    Am J Med 120:63-71. 2007
    ..We describe the use of antithrombotic therapy in the management of patients with acute coronary syndromes...
  18. pmc Patterns of Anti-Osteoporosis Medication Use among Women at High Risk of Fracture: Findings from the Global Longitudinal Study of Osteoporosis in Women (GLOW)
    Stephen Gehlbach
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e82840. 2013
    ..To assess patterns of anti-osteoporosis medication (AOM) use over 3 years among women at high risk of major fracture...
  19. doi request reprint Predictors of 90-day readmission among patients with acute severe hypertension. The cross-sectional observational Studying the Treatment of Acute hyperTension (STAT) study
    Joel M Gore
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, 01605, USA
    Am Heart J 160:521-527.e1. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to describe the frequency of rehospitalization for patients with acute severe hypertension and to identify clinical predictors of 90-day rehospitalization...
  20. ncbi request reprint National outcomes after gastric resection for neoplasm
    Jillian K Smith
    Department of Surgery, University of Massachusetts Medical School, UMass Memorial Medical Center, Worchester, MA 01605, USA
    Arch Surg 142:387-93. 2007
    ..That factors affecting outcomes of surgical resection in the treatment of gastric cancer can be identified using a large US database...
  21. ncbi request reprint Venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in acutely ill hospitalized medical patients: findings from the International Medical Prevention Registry on Venous Thromboembolism
    Victor F Tapson
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Box 31175, Room 351 Bell Building, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Chest 132:936-45. 2007
    ..Our aim was to characterize the clinical practices for VTE prophylaxis in acutely ill hospitalized medical patients enrolled in the International Medical Prevention Registry on Venous Thromboembolism (IMPROVE)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Venous thromboembolism (VTE) in Europe. The number of VTE events and associated morbidity and mortality
    Alexander T Cohen
    Vascular Medicine, Department of Surgery, King s College Hospital, London, SE5 9RS, UK
    Thromb Haemost 98:756-64. 2007
    ..Given the availability of effective VTE prophylaxis, many of these events and deaths could have been prevented. These results have important implications for the allocation of healthcare resources...
  23. ncbi request reprint From guidelines to clinical practice: the impact of hospital and geographical characteristics on temporal trends in the management of acute coronary syndromes. The Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events (GRACE)
    Keith A A Fox
    Department of Cardiology, The Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH3 9YW, Scotland, UK
    Eur Heart J 24:1414-24. 2003
    ..The gap between evidence and practice is well recognized but the factors influencing this disjunction, and the extent to which such factors are modifiable, remain uncertain...
  24. doi request reprint Venous thromboembolism risk and prophylaxis in the acute hospital care setting (ENDORSE study): a multinational cross-sectional study
    Alexander T Cohen
    King s College Hospital, London, UK
    Lancet 371:387-94. 2008
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Impact of in-hospital revascularization on survival in patients with non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome and congestive heart failure
    Philippe Gabriel Steg
    INSERM U 698, Recherche Clinique en Athérothrombose, Universite Paris VII, Centre Hospitalier Bichat Claude Bernard, 46 rue Henri Huchard, 75877 Paris, Cedex 18, France
    Circulation 118:1163-71. 2008
    ..The aims of this study were to describe the use of revascularization in non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome and CHF and to analyze its impact on survival...
  26. ncbi request reprint Time course of events in acute coronary syndromes: implications for clinical practice from the GRACE registry
    Keith A A Fox
    Cardiovascular Research, Division of Medical and Radiological Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
    Nat Clin Pract Cardiovasc Med 5:580-9. 2008
    ..The time course of events after acute coronary syndromes might influence the timing and duration of therapeutic interventions. We investigated the impact of risk status and ST-segment category at presentation...
  27. ncbi request reprint Determinants and prognostic impact of heart failure complicating acute coronary syndromes: observations from the Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events (GRACE)
    Philippe Gabriel Steg
    Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Bichat Beaujon, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, France
    Circulation 109:494-9. 2004
    ..Few data are available on the impact of heart failure (HF) across all types of acute coronary syndromes (ACS)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Patterns of care for adults with newly diagnosed malignant glioma
    Susan M Chang
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0350, USA
    JAMA 293:557-64. 2005
    ..Patients with malignant glioma (grade III or IV) face a poor prognosis, and few evidence-based treatment guidelines are available. There is a dearth of prospective data on patterns of care for these patients...
  29. ncbi request reprint Functional outcomes and survival in patients with high-grade gliomas in dominant and nondominant hemispheres
    Richard S Polin
    Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    J Neurosurg 102:276-83. 2005
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Magnitude of and risk factors for in-hospital and postdischarge stroke in patients with acute coronary syndromes: findings from a Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events
    Andrzej Budaj
    Postgraduate Medical School, Grochowski Hospital, Grenadierow 51 59, 04 073 Warsaw, Poland
    Circulation 111:3242-7. 2005
    ..This study examined the incidence and outcomes of hemorrhagic and nonhemorrhagic stroke and risk factors associated with stroke in patients with ACS...
  31. ncbi request reprint Invasive vs non-invasive treatment in acute coronary syndromes and prior bypass surgery
    Enrique P Gurfinkel
    ICyCC Fundación Favaloro, Av Belgrano 1746 1093 Capital Federal, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Int J Cardiol 119:65-72. 2007
    ..We evaluated the association between invasive and non-invasive management and hospital and 6-month outcomes in patients with a prior coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) who experienced an acute coronary syndrome...
  32. ncbi request reprint Patterns of use and potential impact of early beta-blocker therapy in non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction with and without heart failure: the Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events
    Michael Emery
    The University of Michigan Cardiovascular Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0477, USA
    Am Heart J 152:1015-21. 2006
    ..Early beta-blocker (BB) therapy improves outcomes in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction; however, limited data are available on its early use and its impact in non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (NSTEMI)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Use of proven therapies in non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes according to evidence-based risk stratification
    Gustavo B F Oliveira
    Dante Pazzanese Institute of Cardiology, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Am Heart J 153:493-9. 2007
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the relationship between risk stratification and therapeutic decision making in patients with non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes...
  34. ncbi request reprint Decline in rates of death and heart failure in acute coronary syndromes, 1999-2006
    Keith A A Fox
    Cardiovascular Research, Division of Medical and Radiological Sciences, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland
    JAMA 297:1892-900. 2007
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Relationship of ST elevation in lead aVR with angiographic findings and outcome in non-ST elevation acute coronary syndromes
    Andrew T Yan
    Division of Cardiology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, and Canadian Heart Research Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am Heart J 154:71-8. 2007
    ..Limited data suggest that ST elevation (ST elevation) in aVR is associated with higher mortality and more extensive coronary artery disease in the setting of non-ST elevation acute coronary syndromes (ACS)...
  36. ncbi request reprint Comparison of utilization of statin therapy at hospital discharge and six-month outcomes in patients with an acute coronary syndrome and serum low-density lipoprotein>or=100 mg/dl versus<100 mg/dl
    Frederick A Spencer
    Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Faculty of Health Sciences, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, and Coronary Care Unit, Concord Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Cardiol 100:913-8. 2007
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Physician compliance with guidelines for deep-vein thrombosis prevention in total hip and knee arthroplasty
    Richard J Friedman
    Charleston Orthopedic Associates, Charleston, SC 29414, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 24:87-97. 2008
    ..Our objective was to analyze data from the multinational Global Orthopaedic Registry (GLORY) to evaluate the compliance of surgeons with the American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP) guidelines for VTE prevention...
  38. ncbi request reprint Baseline characteristics, management practices, and in-hospital outcomes of patients hospitalized with acute coronary syndromes in the Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events (GRACE)
    Philippe Gabriel Steg
    Hopital Bichat, Paris, France
    Am J Cardiol 90:358-63. 2002
    ..0001), and recurrent angina with ST-segment changes occurred before discharge in 10%, 10%, and 9% of patients, respectively (p = 0.2644). GRACE provides a detailed and comprehensive global description of the spectrum of patients with ACS...