Karsten Juhl Jørgensen

Summary

Affiliation: Det Nordiske Cochrane Center
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Overview of guidelines on breast screening: Why recommendations differ and what to do about it
    Karsten Juhl Jørgensen
    The Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet Department 7811, Blegdamsvej 9, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark Electronic address
    Breast . 2016
  2. ncbi request reprint Voriconazole versus amphotericin B in cancer patients with neutropenia
    K J Jørgensen
    Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet, Dept 7112, Blegdamsvej 9, Copenhagen, Denmark, DK 2100
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint [Are invitations to mammography screening a reasonable basis for informed consent?-- Secondary publication]
    Karsten Juhl Jørgensen
    H S Rigshospitalet, Afsnit 7112, Det Nordiske Cochrane Center, København Ø
    Ugeskr Laeger 168:1658-60. 2006
  4. pmc Flaws in design, analysis and interpretation of Pfizer's antifungal trials of voriconazole and uncritical subsequent quotations
    Karsten J Jørgensen
    The Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Trials 7:3. 2006
  5. pmc Overdiagnosis in publicly organised mammography screening programmes: systematic review of incidence trends
    Karsten Juhl Jørgensen
    The Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet, Dept 3343, Blegdamsvej 9, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMJ 339:b2587. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Informed choice requires information about both benefits and harms
    K J Jørgensen
    The Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Med Ethics 35:268-9. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Mammography screening. Benefits, harms, and informed choice
    Karsten Juhl Jørgensen
    Nordic Cochrane Centre, Department 7811, Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, Denmark
    Dan Med J 60:B4614. 2013
  8. pmc Content of invitations for publicly funded screening mammography
    Karsten Juhl Jørgensen
    Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet Department 7112, Blegdamsvej 9, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMJ 332:538-41. 2006
  9. pmc Breast cancer mortality in organised mammography screening in Denmark: comparative study
    Karsten Juhl Jørgensen
    The Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMJ 340:c1241. 2010
  10. pmc Divine intervention? A Cochrane review on intercessory prayer gone beyond science and reason
    Karsten Juhl Jørgensen
    Dept 3343, The Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Negat Results Biomed 8:7. 2009

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Publications31

  1. doi request reprint Overview of guidelines on breast screening: Why recommendations differ and what to do about it
    Karsten Juhl Jørgensen
    The Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet Department 7811, Blegdamsvej 9, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark Electronic address
    Breast . 2016
    ..There is a need for agreement on a hierarchy of observational study designs in this field...
  2. ncbi request reprint Voriconazole versus amphotericin B in cancer patients with neutropenia
    K J Jørgensen
    Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet, Dept 7112, Blegdamsvej 9, Copenhagen, Denmark, DK 2100
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2006
    ..Opportunistic fungal infections are a major cause of morbidity and mortality in neutropenic cancer patients and antifungal therapy are used both empirically and therapeutically in these patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Are invitations to mammography screening a reasonable basis for informed consent?-- Secondary publication]
    Karsten Juhl Jørgensen
    H S Rigshospitalet, Afsnit 7112, Det Nordiske Cochrane Center, København Ø
    Ugeskr Laeger 168:1658-60. 2006
    ..The major benefit of screening, a reduction in breast cancer mortality, was mentioned in 30 of 31 invitations, whereas the most important harms, overdiagnosis and overtreatment, were not mentioned in any of the invitations...
  4. pmc Flaws in design, analysis and interpretation of Pfizer's antifungal trials of voriconazole and uncritical subsequent quotations
    Karsten J Jørgensen
    The Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Trials 7:3. 2006
    ....
  5. pmc Overdiagnosis in publicly organised mammography screening programmes: systematic review of incidence trends
    Karsten Juhl Jørgensen
    The Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet, Dept 3343, Blegdamsvej 9, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMJ 339:b2587. 2009
    ..To estimate the extent of overdiagnosis (the detection of cancers that will not cause death or symptoms) in publicly organised screening programmes...
  6. doi request reprint Informed choice requires information about both benefits and harms
    K J Jørgensen
    The Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Med Ethics 35:268-9. 2009
    ..To allow this to happen, the responsibility for the screening programmes must be separated from the responsibility for the information material...
  7. ncbi request reprint Mammography screening. Benefits, harms, and informed choice
    Karsten Juhl Jørgensen
    Nordic Cochrane Centre, Department 7811, Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, Denmark
    Dan Med J 60:B4614. 2013
    ..Finally, financial, political, and professional conflicts of interest are discussed, as well as health economics...
  8. pmc Content of invitations for publicly funded screening mammography
    Karsten Juhl Jørgensen
    Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet Department 7112, Blegdamsvej 9, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMJ 332:538-41. 2006
  9. pmc Breast cancer mortality in organised mammography screening in Denmark: comparative study
    Karsten Juhl Jørgensen
    The Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMJ 340:c1241. 2010
    ....
  10. pmc Divine intervention? A Cochrane review on intercessory prayer gone beyond science and reason
    Karsten Juhl Jørgensen
    Dept 3343, The Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Negat Results Biomed 8:7. 2009
    ..The review fails to live up to the high standards required for Cochrane reviews...
  11. pmc Overdiagnosis in organised mammography screening in Denmark. A comparative study
    Karsten J Jørgensen
    The Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet, Dept 3343, Blegdamsvej 9, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Womens Health 9:36. 2009
    ..We quantified overdiagnosis in the Danish mammography screening programme, which is uniquely suited for this purpose, as only 20% of the Danish population has been offered organised mammography screening over a long time-period...
  12. pmc Are benefits and harms in mammography screening given equal attention in scientific articles? A cross-sectional study
    Karsten Juhl Jørgensen
    The Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Med 5:12. 2007
    ..We wanted to determine if a similar imbalance occurs in scientific articles on mammography screening and if it is related to author affiliation...
  13. pmc Presentation on websites of possible benefits and harms from screening for breast cancer: cross sectional study
    Karsten Juhl Jørgensen
    Nordic Cochrane Centre, H S Rigshospitalet, DK 2100 København Ø, Denmark
    BMJ 328:148. 2004
    ..To investigate whether information on mammographic screening presented on websites by interest groups is balanced, is independent of source of funding, and reflects recent findings...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Information about breast cancer screening presented on websites is biased and insufficient--a secondary publication]
    Karsten Juhl Jørgensen
    H S Rigshospitalet, Det Nordiske Cochrane Center, København
    Ugeskr Laeger 167:174-8. 2005
  15. doi request reprint Screening for breast cancer with mammography
    Peter C Gøtzsche
    The Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2013
    ..A variety of estimates of the benefits and harms of mammographic screening for breast cancer have been published and national policies vary...
  16. doi request reprint Why mammography screening has not lived up to expectations from the randomised trials
    Peter C Gøtzsche
    Dept 3343, The Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Causes Control 23:15-21. 2012
    ..We also believe it is more important to reduce the incidence of cancer than to detect it 'early.' Avoiding getting screening mammograms reduces the risk of becoming a breast cancer patient by one-third...
  17. pmc General health checks in adults for reducing morbidity and mortality from disease: Cochrane systematic review and meta-analysis
    Lasse T Krogsbøll
    Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMJ 345:e7191. 2012
    ..To quantify the benefits and harms of general health checks in adults with an emphasis on patient-relevant outcomes such as morbidity and mortality rather than on surrogate outcomes...
  18. pmc The breast screening programme and misinforming the public
    Peter C Gøtzsche
    The Nordic Cochrane Centre, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J R Soc Med 104:361-9. 2011
    ..Concerns about over-diagnosis have not been addressed either and official documents still downplay this most important harm of breast cancer screening...
  19. pmc Citations of scientific results and conflicts of interest: the case of mammography screening
    Kristine Rasmussen
    Department 7811, Rigshospitalet, The Nordic Cochrane Centre, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Evid Based Med 18:83-9. 2013
    ..This led to a heated debate and a recent review of the evidence by UK experts intended to be independent...
  20. doi request reprint Breast Cancer Screening in Denmark: A Cohort Study of Tumor Size and Overdiagnosis
    Karsten Juhl Jørgensen
    From Nordic Cochrane Centre, Copenhagen, Denmark, and University of Oslo and Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
    Ann Intern Med . 2017
    ..Effective breast cancer screening should detect early-stage cancer and prevent advanced disease...
  21. doi request reprint General health checks in adults for reducing morbidity and mortality from disease
    Lasse T Krogsbøll
    The Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 10:CD009009. 2012
    ..Also, screening leads to increased use of diagnostic and therapeutic interventions, which can be harmful as well as beneficial. It is, therefore, important to assess whether general health checks do more good than harm...
  22. doi request reprint Voriconazole versus amphotericin B or fluconazole in cancer patients with neutropenia
    Karsten Juhl Jørgensen
    The Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, 7811, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2100
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD004707. 2014
    ..Opportunistic fungal infections are a major cause of morbidity and mortality in neutropenic cancer patients and antifungal therapy is used both empirically and therapeutically in these patients...
  23. pmc Benefits and harms in clinical trials of duloxetine for treatment of major depressive disorder: comparison of clinical study reports, trial registries, and publications
    Emma Maund
    Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet Dept 7811, Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMJ 348:g3510. 2014
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Screening with urinary dipsticks for reducing morbidity and mortality
    Lasse T Krogsbøll
    The Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet, Blegdamsvej 9, 7811, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2100
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD010007. 2015
    ..Urinary dipstick screening could improve prognoses due to earlier detection, but could also lead to unnecessary and potentially invasive follow-up testing and unnecessary treatment...
  25. doi request reprint General health checks in adults for reducing morbidity and mortality from disease
    Lasse T Krogsbøll
    Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet Department 7811, Blegdamsvej 9, 2100 København Ø, Denmark
    JAMA 309:2489-90. 2013
    ..What are the benefits and harms of general health checks for adult populations?..
  26. doi request reprint Post-cataract prevention of inflammation and macular edema by steroid and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory eye drops: a systematic review
    Line Kessel
    Department of Ophthalmology, Copenhagen University Hospital Glostrup, Glostrup, Denmark Danish Health and Medicines Authority, Copenhagen, Denmark Electronic address
    Ophthalmology 121:1915-24. 2014
    ..Favorable outcome after cataract surgery depends on proper control of the inflammatory response induced by cataract surgery. Pseudophakic cystoid macular edema is an important cause of visual decline after uncomplicated cataract surgery...
  27. pmc Do invitations for cervical screening provide sufficient information to enable informed choice? A cross-sectional study of invitations for publicly funded cervical screening
    Sie Karen Kolthoff
    Research Unit for General Practice and Section of General Practice, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen 1014, Denmark
    J R Soc Med 109:274-81. 2016
    ..To investigate whether invitations for publicly funded cervical screening provide sufficient information to enable an informed choice about participation...
  28. doi request reprint Biomarkers as point-of-care tests to guide prescription of antibiotics in patients with acute respiratory infections in primary care
    Rune Aabenhus
    Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Øster Farimagsgade 5, Copenhagen, 1014, Denmark
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2014
    ..However, a possible increase in hospitalisations is of concern. A more precise effect estimate is needed to assess the costs of the intervention and compare the use of a point-of-care biomarker to other antibiotic-saving strategies...
  29. pmc Regular health checks: cross-sectional survey
    Christian Grønhøj Larsen
    Nordic Cochrane Centre, Rigshospitalet and University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 7:e33694. 2012
    ..To investigate whether Danish providers of general health checks present a balanced account of possible benefits and harms on their websites and whether the health checks are evidence-based...