Melissa L McPheeters

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Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Methods for systematic reviews of administrative database studies capturing health outcomes of interest
    Melissa L McPheeters
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Suite 600, 2525 West End Avenue, Nashville, TN 37203 1738, USA Vanderbilt Evidence Based Practice Center, Institute for Medicine and Public Health, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Suite 600, 2525 West End Avenue, Nashville, TN 37203 1738, USA Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:K2-6. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Family report of ASD concomitant with depression or anxiety among US children
    Melissa L McPheeters
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Medicine and Public Health, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2525 West End Ave, Suite 600, Nashville, TN 37203 1738, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 41:646-53. 2011
  3. pmc A systematic review of secretin for children with autism spectrum disorders
    Shanthi Krishnaswami
    2525 West End Ave, Suite 600, 6th Floor, Nashville, TN 37203 1738, USA
    Pediatrics 127:e1322-5. 2011
  4. doi request reprint A systematic review of medical treatments for children with autism spectrum disorders
    Melissa L McPheeters
    465 21st Ave S, 7158 Medical Research Building III, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Pediatrics 127:e1312-21. 2011
  5. pmc Medications for adolescents and young adults with autism spectrum disorders: a systematic review
    Dwayne Dove
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Pediatrics 130:717-26. 2012
  6. pmc Magnetic resonance imaging for locating nonpalpable undescended testicles: a meta-analysis
    Shanthi Krishnaswami
    Department of Biostatistics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e1908-16. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Surgical intervention for feeding and nutrition difficulties in cerebral palsy: a systematic review
    Elizabeth D Ferluga
    The Vanderbilt Clinic, Nashville, USA
    Dev Med Child Neurol 56:31-43. 2014
  8. doi request reprint A systematic review of validated methods for identifying transverse myelitis using administrative or claims data
    S Elizabeth Williams
    Vanderbilt Vaccine Research Program, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, USA Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:K83-7. 2013
  9. pmc A systematic review of vocational interventions for young adults with autism spectrum disorders
    Julie Lounds Taylor
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt Kennedy Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37203, USA
    Pediatrics 130:531-8. 2012
  10. doi request reprint A systematic review of validated methods to capture stillbirth and spontaneous abortion using administrative or claims data
    Frances E Likis
    Vanderbilt Evidence based Practice Center, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Suite 600, 2525 West End Avenue, Nashville, TN, 37203 1738, USA Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Suite 600, 2525 West End Avenue, Nashville, TN, 37203 1738, USA Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:K74-82. 2013

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  1. doi request reprint Methods for systematic reviews of administrative database studies capturing health outcomes of interest
    Melissa L McPheeters
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Suite 600, 2525 West End Avenue, Nashville, TN 37203 1738, USA Vanderbilt Evidence Based Practice Center, Institute for Medicine and Public Health, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Suite 600, 2525 West End Avenue, Nashville, TN 37203 1738, USA Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:K2-6. 2013
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  2. doi request reprint Family report of ASD concomitant with depression or anxiety among US children
    Melissa L McPheeters
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Medicine and Public Health, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2525 West End Ave, Suite 600, Nashville, TN 37203 1738, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 41:646-53. 2011
    ..Coordinated care addressing social and emotional health in addition to clinical attention is important in this population...
  3. pmc A systematic review of secretin for children with autism spectrum disorders
    Shanthi Krishnaswami
    2525 West End Ave, Suite 600, 6th Floor, Nashville, TN 37203 1738, USA
    Pediatrics 127:e1322-5. 2011
    ..Secretin is 1 of many medical treatments studied for treating the symptoms of ASDs, but there is currently no consensus regarding which interventions are most effective...
  4. doi request reprint A systematic review of medical treatments for children with autism spectrum disorders
    Melissa L McPheeters
    465 21st Ave S, 7158 Medical Research Building III, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Pediatrics 127:e1312-21. 2011
    ..Many medical treatments for ASDs have been proposed and studied, but there is currently no consensus regarding which interventions are most effective...
  5. pmc Medications for adolescents and young adults with autism spectrum disorders: a systematic review
    Dwayne Dove
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Pediatrics 130:717-26. 2012
    ..The goal of this study was to systematically review evidence regarding medication treatments for individuals between the ages of 13 and 30 years with ASD...
  6. pmc Magnetic resonance imaging for locating nonpalpable undescended testicles: a meta-analysis
    Shanthi Krishnaswami
    Department of Biostatistics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e1908-16. 2013
    ..Preoperative imaging techniques may guide management of nonpalpable, cryptorchid testicles. We evaluated conventional MRI for identifying and locating nonpalpable testicles in prepubescent boys via meta-analysis...
  7. doi request reprint Surgical intervention for feeding and nutrition difficulties in cerebral palsy: a systematic review
    Elizabeth D Ferluga
    The Vanderbilt Clinic, Nashville, USA
    Dev Med Child Neurol 56:31-43. 2014
    ..The aim of the study was to systematically review surgical intervention for feeding difficulties in cerebral palsy...
  8. doi request reprint A systematic review of validated methods for identifying transverse myelitis using administrative or claims data
    S Elizabeth Williams
    Vanderbilt Vaccine Research Program, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, USA Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:K83-7. 2013
    ..To identify and assess billing, procedural, or diagnostic code algorithms used to identify transverse myelitis in administrative databases...
  9. pmc A systematic review of vocational interventions for young adults with autism spectrum disorders
    Julie Lounds Taylor
    Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt Kennedy Center, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37203, USA
    Pediatrics 130:531-8. 2012
    ..This study systematically reviewed evidence regarding vocational interventions for individuals with ASD between the ages of 13 and 30 years...
  10. doi request reprint A systematic review of validated methods to capture stillbirth and spontaneous abortion using administrative or claims data
    Frances E Likis
    Vanderbilt Evidence based Practice Center, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Suite 600, 2525 West End Avenue, Nashville, TN, 37203 1738, USA Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Suite 600, 2525 West End Avenue, Nashville, TN, 37203 1738, USA Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:K74-82. 2013
    ..To identify and assess diagnosis, procedure and pharmacy dispensing codes used to identify stillbirths and spontaneous abortion in administrative and claims databases from the United States or Canada...
  11. doi request reprint Nonpharmacologic airway clearance techniques in hospitalized patients: a systematic review
    Jeff Andrews
    Vanderbilt Evidence based Practice Center, Institute for Medicine and Public Health, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee
    Respir Care 58:2160-86. 2013
    ..Further research with clearly characterized populations and interventions is needed to understand the potential benefits and harms of these techniques. ..
  12. doi request reprint A systematic review of validated methods for identifying Bell's palsy using administrative or claims data
    Christopher D Lee
    Department of Neurology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, USA Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:K7-11. 2013
    ..To identify and assess billing, procedural, or diagnosis code, or pharmacy claims-based algorithms used to identify Bell's palsy in administrative and claims databases...
  13. doi request reprint A systematic review of validated methods for identifying Kawasaki disease using administrative or claims data
    Candice L Williams
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1313 21st Ave S, Suite 313, Nashville, TN 37232 4313, USA Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:K28-33. 2013
    ..To identify and assess algorithms used to identify Kawasaki syndrome/Kawasaki disease in administrative and claims databases...
  14. ncbi request reprint Estimating the probability of IQ impairment from blood phenylalanine for phenylketonuria patients: a hierarchical meta-analysis
    Christopher J Fonnesbeck
    Department of Biostatistics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1161 21st Ave South, S 2323 Medical Center North, Nashville, TN 37232 2158, USA
    J Inherit Metab Dis 36:757-66. 2013
    ..This meta-analysis illustrates the utility of a Bayesian hierarchical approach for not only combining information from a set of candidate studies, but also for combining different types of data to estimate parameters of interest. ..
  15. pmc A Systematic Review of BH4 (Sapropterin) for the Adjuvant Treatment of Phenylketonuria
    Mary Lou Lindegren
    Division of General Pediatrics and Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt Medical Center, 2200 Children s Way, 8232 Doctors Office Tower, Nashville, TN, 37232 9225, USA
    JIMD Rep 8:109-19. 2013
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  16. doi request reprint A systematic review of validated methods for identifying patients with rheumatoid arthritis using administrative or claims data
    Cecilia P Chung
    Division of Rheumatology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, 1161 21st Avenue South, D 3100, Medical Center North, Nashville, TN 37232 2358, USA Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:K41-61. 2013
    ..To review the evidence supporting the validity of billing, procedural, or diagnosis code, or pharmacy claim-based algorithms used to identify patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in administrative and claim databases...
  17. doi request reprint A systematic review of validated methods to capture myopericarditis using administrative or claims data
    Rachel T Idowu
    Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Suite 700, Suite 600, 2525 West End Avenue, Nashville, TN 37203 1738, USA Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:K34-40. 2013
    ....
  18. doi request reprint A systematic review of validated methods to capture several rare conditions using administrative or claims data
    Christopher D Lee
    Department of Neurology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1161 21st Ave S, MCN A0118, Nashville, TN 37232, USA Electronic address
    Vaccine 31:K21-7. 2013
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Evidence to inform decisions about maternal-fetal surgery: technical brief
    Katherine E Hartmann
    Vanderbilt Evidence based Practice Center, Vanderbilt Institute for Medicine and Public Health, and the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vanderbilt Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37203 1738, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 117:1191-204. 2011
    ..To summarize the state of research in maternal-fetal surgery regarding the surgical repair of abnormalities in fetuses in the womb...
  20. doi request reprint Nitrous oxide for the management of labor pain: a systematic review
    Frances E Likis
    From the Vanderbilt Evidence based Practice Center, Institute for Medicine and Public Health, Vanderbilt University Medical Center Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center Vanderbilt University School of Nursing Division of Obstetric Anesthesiology, Department of Anesthesiology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center Eskind Biomedical Library, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee
    Anesth Analg 118:153-67. 2014
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  21. pmc Effectiveness of hormonal and surgical therapies for cryptorchidism: a systematic review
    David Penson
    Center for Surgical Quality and Outcomes Research, Nashville, TN 37203 1738, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e1897-907. 2013
    ..Controversy remains concerning the optimal treatment approach for cryptorchidism. The objective of this study was to assess effectiveness of hormone therapy or surgery for cryptorchidism...
  22. doi request reprint A systematic review of early intensive intervention for autism spectrum disorders
    Zachary Warren
    Vanderbilt University, 230 Appleton Place PMB 74, Nashville, TN 37203 5721, USA
    Pediatrics 127:e1303-11. 2011
    ..Early intensive behavioral and developmental interventions for young children with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) may enhance developmental outcomes...