Ping Wu

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Publications

  1. pmc Effectiveness of smoking cessation therapies: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Ping Wu
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    BMC Public Health 6:300. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Comparisons of high-dose and combination nicotine replacement therapy, varenicline, and bupropion for smoking cessation: a systematic review and multiple treatment meta-analysis
    Edward J Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Med 44:588-97. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint [A verification study assessing the test method for resistance to dry microbial penetration about surgical gowns and surgical drapes]
    Wen Qing Wang
    Shandong Quality Inspection Center for Medical Devices, Jinan
    Zhongguo Yi Liao Qi Xie Za Zhi 33:379-80. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Cardiovascular events associated with smoking cessation pharmacotherapies: a network meta-analysis
    Edward J Mills
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University, Stanford, CA E J M, K T, J J P Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada E J M, S E, P W and Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada K T
    Circulation 129:28-41. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Why the findings of published multiple treatment comparison meta-analyses of biologic treatments for rheumatoid arthritis are different: an overview of recurrent methodological shortcomings
    Kristian Thorlund
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Rheum Dis 72:1524-35. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Primary prevention of cardiovascular mortality and events with statin treatments: a network meta-analysis involving more than 65,000 patients
    Edward J Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Coll Cardiol 52:1769-81. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Smoking cessation reduces postoperative complications: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Edward Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Med 124:144-154.e8. 2011
  8. pmc Association between change in high density lipoprotein cholesterol and cardiovascular disease morbidity and mortality: systematic review and meta-regression analysis
    Matthias Briel
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    BMJ 338:b92. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and reporting of randomized trials employing re-randomization of patient groups: a systematic survey
    Edward J Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Contemp Clin Trials 28:268-75. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Barriers to participation in clinical trials of cancer: a meta-analysis and systematic review of patient-reported factors
    Edward J Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    Lancet Oncol 7:141-8. 2006

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Publications10

  1. pmc Effectiveness of smoking cessation therapies: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Ping Wu
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    BMC Public Health 6:300. 2006
    ..These include Nicotine Replacement Therapy [NRT], bupropion, and varenicline. We aimed to assess their relative efficacy in smoking cessation by conducting a systematic review and meta-analysis...
  2. doi request reprint Comparisons of high-dose and combination nicotine replacement therapy, varenicline, and bupropion for smoking cessation: a systematic review and multiple treatment meta-analysis
    Edward J Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Med 44:588-97. 2012
    ..This review compared the effect of high-dose nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) and combinations of NRT for increasing smoking abstinence rates compared to standard-dose NRT patch, varenicline, and bupropion on smoking abstinence...
  3. ncbi request reprint [A verification study assessing the test method for resistance to dry microbial penetration about surgical gowns and surgical drapes]
    Wen Qing Wang
    Shandong Quality Inspection Center for Medical Devices, Jinan
    Zhongguo Yi Liao Qi Xie Za Zhi 33:379-80. 2009
    ..By testing the less critical product areas of two different materials, this paper verifies the test method described in ISO 22612...
  4. doi request reprint Cardiovascular events associated with smoking cessation pharmacotherapies: a network meta-analysis
    Edward J Mills
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University, Stanford, CA E J M, K T, J J P Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada E J M, S E, P W and Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada K T
    Circulation 129:28-41. 2014
    ..We aimed to examine whether the 3 licensed smoking cessation therapies-nicotine replacement therapy, bupropion, and varenicline-were associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease events using a network meta-analysis...
  5. doi request reprint Why the findings of published multiple treatment comparison meta-analyses of biologic treatments for rheumatoid arthritis are different: an overview of recurrent methodological shortcomings
    Kristian Thorlund
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Rheum Dis 72:1524-35. 2013
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Primary prevention of cardiovascular mortality and events with statin treatments: a network meta-analysis involving more than 65,000 patients
    Edward J Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Coll Cardiol 52:1769-81. 2008
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of 3-hydroxy-3-methyl-glutaryl-CoA reductase inhibitors (statins) in primary prevention of cardiovascular events...
  7. doi request reprint Smoking cessation reduces postoperative complications: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Edward Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Med 124:144-154.e8. 2011
    ..We aimed to review randomized trials and observational evidence to establish the effect of preoperative smoking cessation on postoperative complications and to determine if there is an optimal cessation period before surgery...
  8. pmc Association between change in high density lipoprotein cholesterol and cardiovascular disease morbidity and mortality: systematic review and meta-regression analysis
    Matthias Briel
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    BMJ 338:b92. 2009
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and reporting of randomized trials employing re-randomization of patient groups: a systematic survey
    Edward J Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Contemp Clin Trials 28:268-75. 2007
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Barriers to participation in clinical trials of cancer: a meta-analysis and systematic review of patient-reported factors
    Edward J Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    Lancet Oncol 7:141-8. 2006
    ..Enrolling participants onto clinical trials of cancer presents an important challenge. We aimed to identify the concerns of patients with cancer about, and the barriers to, participation in clinical trials...