Meera Viswanathan

Summary

Affiliation: RTI International
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A proposed approach may help systematic reviews retain needed expertise while minimizing bias from nonfinancial conflicts of interest
    Meera Viswanathan
    Social, Statistical, and Environmental Sciences, RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 67:1229-38. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Interventions to improve adherence to self-administered medications for chronic diseases in the United States: a systematic review
    Meera Viswanathan
    Social, Statistical, and Environmental Sciences, RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Durham, NC 27709, USA
    Ann Intern Med 157:785-95. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Development of the RTI item bank on risk of bias and precision of observational studies
    Meera Viswanathan
    Social Policy, Health, and Economics Research, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 65:163-78. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Tailoring systematic reviews to meet critical priorities in maternal health in the intrapartum period
    Meera Viswanathan
    Research Triangle Institute International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 22:10-7. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Outcomes and costs of community health worker interventions: a systematic review
    Meera Viswanathan
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Med Care 48:792-808. 2010
  6. pmc Using qualitative comparative analysis in a systematic review of a complex intervention
    Leila Kahwati
    RTI International, 3040 E Cornwallis Rd, Research Triangle Park, NC, 27709, USA
    Syst Rev 5:82. 2016
  7. doi request reprint Medication therapy management interventions in outpatient settings: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Meera Viswanathan
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina
    JAMA Intern Med 175:76-87. 2015
  8. doi request reprint Grading the strength of a body of evidence when assessing health care interventions: an EPC update
    Nancy D Berkman
    Division of Social Policy, Health and Economics Research, RTI International Research Triangle Institute, PO Box 12194, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 68:1312-24. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Assessing the impact of systematic reviews on future research: two case studies
    Meera Viswanathan
    Social Policy, Health, and Economics Research, RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    J Comp Eff Res 1:329-46. 2012
  10. pmc Identifying configurations of behavior change techniques in effective medication adherence interventions: a qualitative comparative analysis
    Leila Kahwati
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Syst Rev 5:83. 2016

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint A proposed approach may help systematic reviews retain needed expertise while minimizing bias from nonfinancial conflicts of interest
    Meera Viswanathan
    Social, Statistical, and Environmental Sciences, RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 67:1229-38. 2014
    ..We sought to create practical guidance on ensuring adequate clinical or content expertise while maintaining independence of judgment on systematic review teams...
  2. ncbi request reprint Interventions to improve adherence to self-administered medications for chronic diseases in the United States: a systematic review
    Meera Viswanathan
    Social, Statistical, and Environmental Sciences, RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Durham, NC 27709, USA
    Ann Intern Med 157:785-95. 2012
    ..Suboptimum medication adherence is common in the United States and leads to serious negative health consequences but may respond to intervention...
  3. doi request reprint Development of the RTI item bank on risk of bias and precision of observational studies
    Meera Viswanathan
    Social Policy, Health, and Economics Research, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 65:163-78. 2012
    ..To create a practical and validated item bank for evaluating the risk of bias and precision of observational studies of interventions or exposures included in systematic evidence reviews...
  4. doi request reprint Tailoring systematic reviews to meet critical priorities in maternal health in the intrapartum period
    Meera Viswanathan
    Research Triangle Institute International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 22:10-7. 2008
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  5. doi request reprint Outcomes and costs of community health worker interventions: a systematic review
    Meera Viswanathan
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Med Care 48:792-808. 2010
    ..We conducted a systematic review on outcomes and costs of community health worker (CHW) interventions. CHWs are increasingly expected to improve health outcomes cost-effectively for the underserved...
  6. pmc Using qualitative comparative analysis in a systematic review of a complex intervention
    Leila Kahwati
    RTI International, 3040 E Cornwallis Rd, Research Triangle Park, NC, 27709, USA
    Syst Rev 5:82. 2016
    ..The objective of this study was to describe our approach in detail and examine the suitability of using QCA within the context of a systematic review...
  7. doi request reprint Medication therapy management interventions in outpatient settings: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Meera Viswanathan
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina
    JAMA Intern Med 175:76-87. 2015
    ..Medication therapy management (MTM) services (also called clinical pharmacy services) aim to reduce medication-related problems and their downstream outcomes...
  8. doi request reprint Grading the strength of a body of evidence when assessing health care interventions: an EPC update
    Nancy D Berkman
    Division of Social Policy, Health and Economics Research, RTI International Research Triangle Institute, PO Box 12194, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 68:1312-24. 2015
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Assessing the impact of systematic reviews on future research: two case studies
    Meera Viswanathan
    Social Policy, Health, and Economics Research, RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    J Comp Eff Res 1:329-46. 2012
    ....
  10. pmc Identifying configurations of behavior change techniques in effective medication adherence interventions: a qualitative comparative analysis
    Leila Kahwati
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Syst Rev 5:83. 2016
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Folic Acid Supplementation for the Prevention of Neural Tube Defects: An Updated Evidence Report and Systematic Review for the US Preventive Services Task Force
    Meera Viswanathan
    RTI International, Evidence Based Practice Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill2RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina
    JAMA 317:190-203. 2017
    ..Neural tube defects are among the most common congenital anomalies in the United States. Periconceptional folic acid supplementation is a primary care-relevant preventive intervention...