James T Reston
Affiliation: ECRI Institute
- In-facility delirium prevention programs as a patient safety strategy: a systematic reviewJames T Reston
ECRI Institute, 5200 Butler Pike, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462 1298, USA
Ann Intern Med 158:375-80. 2013..Future comparative effectiveness studies with standardized protocols are needed to identify which components in multicomponent interventions are most effective for delirium prevention...
- Autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation for multiple sclerosis: a systematic reviewJames T Reston
Evidence Based Practice Center, Health Technology Assessment Group, ECRI Institute, Plymouth Meeting, PA, USA
Mult Scler 17:204-13. 2011..The purpose of this systematic review was to evaluate the safety and efficacy of autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation in patients with progressive multiple sclerosis (MS) refractory to conventional medical treatment...
- A framework for best evidence approaches can improve the transparency of systematic reviewsJonathan R Treadwell
ECRI Institute Evidence based Practice Center, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462, USA
J Clin Epidemiol 65:1159-62. 2012..The goal of this project was to create a decision framework for "best evidence" approaches to increase transparency in systematic reviews...
- A system for rating the stability and strength of medical evidenceJonathan R Treadwell
ECRI Evidence Based Practice Center and Health Technology Assessment Group, 5200 Butler Pike, Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania 19462, USA
BMC Med Res Methodol 6:52. 2006..The subjectivity of these judgments in several areas underscores the need for transparency in judgments...
- Meta-analysis of short-term and mid-term outcomes following off-pump coronary artery bypass graftingJames T Reston
Department of Health Technology Assessment, ECRI, Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania, USA
Ann Thorac Surg 76:1510-5. 2003..Some studies may have been too small to detect clinically important differences in patient outcomes. The present study addresses these issues using meta-analysis...