Sascha Dublin

Summary

Affiliation: Group Health Cooperative
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Neuropathologic changes associated with atrial fibrillation in a population-based autopsy cohort
    Sascha Dublin
    Group Health Research Institute, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101 1448
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 69:609-15. 2014
  2. pmc Natural Language Processing to identify pneumonia from radiology reports
    Sascha Dublin
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 22:834-41. 2013
  3. pmc Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor use and pneumonia risk in community-dwelling older adults: results from a population-based case-control study
    Sascha Dublin
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101 1448, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 21:1173-82. 2012
  4. pmc Use of opioids or benzodiazepines and risk of pneumonia in older adults: a population-based case-control study
    Sascha Dublin
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1899-907. 2011
  5. pmc Statin use and risk of community acquired pneumonia in older people: population based case-control study
    Sascha Dublin
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1600, Seattle WA 98101 1448, USA
    BMJ 338:b2137. 2009
  6. pmc Use of proton pump inhibitors and H2 blockers and risk of pneumonia in older adults: a population-based case-control study
    Sascha Dublin
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington 98101 1448, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 19:792-802. 2010
  7. pmc Atrial fibrillation and risk of dementia: a prospective cohort study
    Sascha Dublin
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1369-75. 2011
  8. pmc Diabetes mellitus, glycemic control, and risk of atrial fibrillation
    Sascha Dublin
    Group Health Research Institute, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101 1448, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:853-8. 2010
  9. pmc Association of body mass index, diabetes, hypertension, and blood pressure levels with risk of permanent atrial fibrillation
    Evan L Thacker
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:247-53. 2013
  10. pmc Short-term and long-term risk of incident ischemic stroke after transient ischemic attack
    Evan L Thacker
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash, USA
    Stroke 41:239-43. 2010

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. pmc Neuropathologic changes associated with atrial fibrillation in a population-based autopsy cohort
    Sascha Dublin
    Group Health Research Institute, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101 1448
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 69:609-15. 2014
    ..Atrial fibrillation (AF) is associated with higher risk of dementia and Alzheimer's disease. To better understand the mechanism, we examined neuropathologic changes seen with AF...
  2. pmc Natural Language Processing to identify pneumonia from radiology reports
    Sascha Dublin
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 22:834-41. 2013
    ..This study aimed to develop Natural Language Processing (NLP) approaches to supplement manual outcome validation, specifically to validate pneumonia cases from chest radiograph reports...
  3. pmc Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor use and pneumonia risk in community-dwelling older adults: results from a population-based case-control study
    Sascha Dublin
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101 1448, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 21:1173-82. 2012
    ..To test whether angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor use is associated with decreased risk of community-acquired pneumonia in older adults...
  4. pmc Use of opioids or benzodiazepines and risk of pneumonia in older adults: a population-based case-control study
    Sascha Dublin
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1899-907. 2011
    ..To examine whether use of opioids or benzodiazepines is associated with risk of community-acquired pneumonia in older adults...
  5. pmc Statin use and risk of community acquired pneumonia in older people: population based case-control study
    Sascha Dublin
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1600, Seattle WA 98101 1448, USA
    BMJ 338:b2137. 2009
    ..To test the hypothesis that hydroxymethyl glutaryl coenzyme A reductase inhibitors (statins) may decrease the risk of community acquired pneumonia...
  6. pmc Use of proton pump inhibitors and H2 blockers and risk of pneumonia in older adults: a population-based case-control study
    Sascha Dublin
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington 98101 1448, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 19:792-802. 2010
    ..To examine whether use of proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) and H2 blockers is associated with increased pneumonia risk...
  7. pmc Atrial fibrillation and risk of dementia: a prospective cohort study
    Sascha Dublin
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1369-75. 2011
    ..To determine whether atrial fibrillation (AF) is associated with risk of incident dementia or Alzheimer's disease (AD), beyond its effect on stroke...
  8. pmc Diabetes mellitus, glycemic control, and risk of atrial fibrillation
    Sascha Dublin
    Group Health Research Institute, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101 1448, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:853-8. 2010
    ..Diabetes may be an independent risk factor for atrial fibrillation. However, results from prior studies are in conflict, and no study has examined diabetes duration or glycemic control...
  9. pmc Association of body mass index, diabetes, hypertension, and blood pressure levels with risk of permanent atrial fibrillation
    Evan L Thacker
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:247-53. 2013
    ..AF progression is associated with higher morbidity and mortality. Understanding the risk factors for permanent AF could help identify people who would benefit most from interventions...
  10. pmc Short-term and long-term risk of incident ischemic stroke after transient ischemic attack
    Evan L Thacker
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash, USA
    Stroke 41:239-43. 2010
    ..We sought to estimate short-term and long-term relative risks of ischemic stroke associated with clinically diagnosed TIA...
  11. pmc Atrial fibrillation and cognitive decline: a longitudinal cohort study
    Evan L Thacker
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Neurology 81:119-25. 2013
    ..We sought to determine whether in the absence of clinical stroke, people with atrial fibrillation experience faster cognitive decline than people without atrial fibrillation...
  12. ncbi request reprint Risk of new-onset atrial fibrillation in relation to body mass index
    Sascha Dublin
    Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:2322-8. 2006
    ..It is also unknown to what extent cardiovascular risk factors may mediate this association...
  13. pmc Use of statins and antihypertensive medications in relation to risk of long-standing persistent atrial fibrillation
    Evan L Thacker
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 49:378-86. 2015
    ..After an initial episode of atrial fibrillation (AF), patients may develop long-standing persistent or permanent AF...
  14. pmc Antihypertensive treatment with ACE inhibitors or beta-blockers and risk of incident atrial fibrillation in a general hypertensive population
    Susan R Heckbert
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Hypertens 22:538-44. 2009
    ..Information is scant about the association of beta-blocker use with AF risk in hypertensive patients without heart failure...
  15. pmc Racial differences in the incidence of and risk factors for atrial fibrillation in older adults: the cardiovascular health study
    Paul N Jensen
    Department of Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:276-80. 2013
    ..64-0.87) and 45% lower after adjustment for all considered risk factors (HR = 0.55, 95% CI = 0.35-0.88). Different associations of the considered risk factors and incident AF by race do not explain the lower incidence of AF in blacks...
  16. ncbi request reprint Newly detected atrial fibrillation and compliance with antithrombotic guidelines
    Nicole L Glazer
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit and Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, 1730 Minor Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:246-52. 2007
    ..Our objective was to assess compliance with antithrombotic guidelines and to identify patient characteristics associated with warfarin use...
  17. pmc Anesthesia Exposure and Risk of Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease: A Prospective Study
    Erin J Aiello Bowles
    Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington
    J Am Geriatr Soc 64:602-7. 2016
    ..To evaluate the associations between anesthesia and dementia or Alzheimer's disease (AD) risk using prospectively collected data...
  18. pmc Case-control study of oral glucose-lowering drugs in combination with long-acting insulin and the risks of incident myocardial infarction and incident stroke
    James S Floyd
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 25:151-60. 2016
    ..Among users of long-acting insulin, we conducted a population-based case-control study to evaluate the incident myocardial infarction (MI) and incident stroke risks associated with the use of sulfonylureas and the use of metformin...
  19. pmc Prescription Opioids and Risk of Dementia or Cognitive Decline: A Prospective Cohort Study
    Sascha Dublin
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington
    J Am Geriatr Soc 63:1519-26. 2015
    ..To determine whether prescription opioid use is associated with higher dementia risk or greater cognitive decline...
  20. pmc Histamine-2 receptor antagonist use and incident dementia in an older cohort
    Shelly L Gray
    School of Pharmacy, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:251-7. 2011
    ..To examine whether histamine-2 receptor antagonist medications (H2RAs) are associated with a lower incidence of all-cause dementia or Alzheimer's disease (AD), as some studies have suggested...
  21. doi request reprint Impact of an opioid risk reduction initiative on motor vehicle crash risk among chronic opioid therapy patients
    Ryan N Hansen
    Departments of Pharmacy and Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf . 2016
    ..Although prescription opioids have been associated with higher motor vehicle crash (MVC) risk, it is unknown whether health system initiatives to better manage chronic opioid therapy (COT) can reduce MVC risk at the population level...
  22. pmc A systematic review of validated methods for identifying atrial fibrillation using administrative data
    Paul N Jensen
    Cardiovascular Health Research Unit, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 21:141-7. 2012
    ..The objectives of this study were to characterize the validity of algorithms to identify AF from electronic health data through a systematic review of the literature and to identify gaps needing further research...
  23. pmc Incident Atrial Fibrillation and Disability-Free Survival in the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Erin R Wallace
    Center for Child Health, Behavior, and Development, Seattle Children s Research Institute, Seattle, Washington
    J Am Geriatr Soc 64:838-43. 2016
    ..To assess the associations between incident atrial fibrillation (AF) and disability-free survival and risk of disability...
  24. pmc Predicting 2-Year Risk of Developing Pneumonia in Older Adults without Dementia
    Michael L Jackson
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington
    J Am Geriatr Soc 64:1439-47. 2016
    ..To develop three prognostic indices of varying degree of required detail for 2-year pneumonia risk in older adults...
  25. pmc The Impact of Opioid Risk Reduction Initiatives on High-Dose Opioid Prescribing for Patients on Chronic Opioid Therapy
    Michael Von Korff
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington Electronic address
    J Pain 17:101-10. 2016
    ..Reductions were substantially greater in the group practice setting that implemented additional initiatives to alter shared physician expectations regarding appropriate COT prescribing, compared with the contracted physicians' patients...
  26. doi request reprint Linking mothers and infants within electronic health records: a comparison of deterministic and probabilistic algorithms
    Eric Baldwin
    Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 24:45-51. 2015
    ..To compare probabilistic and deterministic algorithms for linking mothers and infants within electronic health records (EHRs) to support pregnancy outcomes research...
  27. pmc Methods of linking mothers and infants using health plan data for studies of pregnancy outcomes
    Karin E Johnson
    Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 22:776-82. 2013
    ..Research on medication safety in pregnancy often utilizes health plan and birth certificate records. This study discusses methods used to link mothers with infants, a crucial step in such research...
  28. doi request reprint Anticholinergic medications and risk of community-acquired pneumonia in elderly adults: a population-based case-control study
    Kathleen J Paul
    Group Health Family Practice Residency, Seattle, Washington
    J Am Geriatr Soc 63:476-85. 2015
    ..To determine whether use of anticholinergics is associated with risk of community-acquired pneumonia in older adults...
  29. ncbi request reprint Cimetidine use and the risk for prostate cancer: results from the VITAL cohort study
    Christine M Velicer
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 16:895-900. 2006
    ..Increased risk for men filling more than 20 cimetidine prescriptions was reported previously. We examined the association between cimetidine use and prostate cancer risk in a cohort in western Washington State...