Kay Dickersin

Professor Emeritus

1980 …2020

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Research Output

1980
Open Access
1985

Perusing the literature: Comparison of MEDLINE searching with a perinatal trials database

Dickersin, K., Hewitt, P., Mutch, L., Chalmers, I. & Chalmers, T. C., Dec 1985, In : Controlled clinical trials. 6, 4, p. 306-317 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The register of randomized controlled trials in perinatal medicine

Dickersin, K., Hetherington, V. & Chalmers, I., Sep 1985, In : Controlled clinical trials. 6, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1986

Look before you quote

Dickersin, K. & Hewitt, P., Jan 1 1986, In : British Medical Journal (Clinical research ed.). 293, 6553, p. 1000-1002 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Oxford database of perinatal trials: Developing a register of published reports of controlled trials

Chalmers, I., Hetherington, J., Newdick, M., Mutch, L., Grant, A., Enkin, M., Enkin, E. & Dickersin, K., Dec 1986, In : Controlled clinical trials. 7, 4, p. 306-324 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1987

Publication bias and clinical trials

Dickersin, K., Chan, S., Chalmersx, T. C., Sacks, H. S. & Smith, H., Dec 1987, In : Controlled clinical trials. 8, 4, p. 343-353 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reference bias in reports of drug trials

Dickersin, K., Oct 1987, In : British Medical Journal (Clinical research ed.). 295, 6605, p. 1066-1067 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access
1988

More on medline searches

Hewitt, P., Dickersin, K. & Chalmersf, T. C., Mar 1988, In : Controlled clinical trials. 9, 1, p. 85-87 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1989

Retrospective and prospective identification of unpublished controlled trials: Lessons from a survey of obstetricians and pediatricians

Hetherington, J., Dickersin, K., Chalmers, I. & Meinert, C. L., Jan 1 1989, In : Pediatrics. 84, 2, p. 374-380 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1990

A Cohort Study of Summary Reports of Controlled Trials

Chalmers, I., Adams, M., Dickersin, K., Hetherington, J., Tarnow-Mordi, W., Meinert, C., Tonascia, S. & Chalmers, T. C., Mar 9 1990, In : JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association. 263, 10, p. 1401-1405 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Confusion about Negative Studies

Dickersin, K., Tunstall-Pedoe, H. & Angell, M., Apr 12 1990, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 322, 15, p. 1084-1085 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Identification of meta-analyses. The need for standard terminology

Dickersin, K., Higgins, K. & Meinert, C. L., Feb 1990, In : Controlled clinical trials. 11, 1, p. 52-66 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Risk factors for publications bias: Results of a follow-up study

Dickersin, K. & Meinert, C. L., Aug 1990, In : Controlled clinical trials. 11, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Existence of Publication Bias and Risk Factors for Its Occurrence

Dickersin, K., Mar 9 1990, In : JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association. 263, 10, p. 1385-1389 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1992

Controlled trials and meta-analyses can help resolve disagreements among orthopaedic surgeons

Chalmers, I. G., Collins, R. E. & Dickersin, K., 1992, In : Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Series B. 74, 5, p. 641-643 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Getting to grips with Archie Cochrane's agenda

Chalmers, I., Dickersin, K. & Chalmers, T. C., Jan 1 1992, In : British medical journal. 305, 6857, p. 786-788 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

In Reply

Dickersin, K., Meinert, C. L. & Min, Y. I., Jun 3 1992, In : JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association. 267, 21, p. 2891-2892 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Keeping posted Why register clinical trials?-Revisited

Dickersin, K., Apr 1992, In : Controlled clinical trials. 13, 2, p. 170-177 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Meta-analysis: State-of-the-science

Dickersin, K. & Berlin, J. A., Dec 1 1992, In : Epidemiologic reviews. 14, 1, p. 154-176 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Regulatory process effects clinical trial registration in Spain

Dickersin, K. & Garcia-Lopez, F., Dec 1992, In : Controlled clinical trials. 13, 6, p. 507-512 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1993

NIH clinical trials and publication bias.

Dickersin, K. & Min, Y. I., Apr 28 1993, In : The Online journal of current clinical trials. Doc No 50, p. [4967 words; 53 paragraphs]

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Publication Bias: The Problem That Won't Go Away

DICKERSIN, KAY. & MIN, YUANI. I., Dec 1993, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 703, 1, p. 135-148 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Systematic literature review for clinical practice guideline development

O'Day, D. M., Steinberg, E. P., Dickersin, K. & Spivey, B. E., Dec 1 1993, In : Transactions of the American Ophthalmological Society. 91, p. 421-440 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1994

Full Publication of Results Initially Presented in Abstracts: A Meta-analysis

Scherer, R. W., Dickersin, K. & Langenberg, P., Jul 13 1994, In : JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association. 272, 2, p. 158-162 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mishandling Misconduct: The NSABP Lumpectomy Trial

Dickersin, K., Oct 19 1994, In : JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association. 272, 15, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Systematic Reviews: Identifying relevant studies for systematic reviews

Dickersin, K., Scherer, R. & Lefebvre, C., Nov 12 1994, In : British Medical Journal. 309, 6964, p. 1286 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1995

Optic Nerve Decompression Surgery for Nonarteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy (NAION) Is Not Effective and May Be Harmful

Ischemic, F., Hooper, F., Kaufman, D., Newman, N. J., Wilson, P. D., Zam, Z. S., Kennerdell, J., Tyutyunikov, A., Edwards, R., Goodglick, T., Lang, D., Peele, K., Chung, S., Mekelburg, D., Holds, J., Selhorst, J., Malton, M., Armstrong, S., Mccracken, Y., Benjamin, E. & 215 others, Dellinger, C., Medlin, T. H., Kinsler, B., Mcowen, M., Russell, D., Saunders, T., Kosmorsky, G., Kiss, T., Reinhard, C., Venne, L., Edgerton, J., Fecko, T., Hanson, S., Kraus, B., Ross, D., Tomsak, N., Vargo, P., Willis, R., Feldon, S., Zimmerman, K., Anderson, K., Cortez, R., Deblanc, K., Hulse, J., Morales, R. B., Nichols, T., Reyes, L., Rodarte Ochoa, N., Romo, D., Sadun, A., Steber, M., Walonker, F., Loupe, D., Coffman, D., Cole, H., Wojno, T., Skarf, B., Wojtala, C., Croswell, M., Gilroy, W., Mageli, C., Mcdonald, D., Ponka, G., Tang, R., Hamlin, M., Curtis, J., Forman, J., Hyde, K., Mack, K., Tello, P., Arnold, A., Cibener, B., Acero, M., Ballenberg, B., Bolton, A., Goldberg, R., Gordon, L., Heneghan, M., Krauss, H., Sanguinei, J., Stalling, R., Yadegaran, J., Cornblath, W., Michael, B., Campbell, D., Caudill, C., Nelson, C., Trobe, J., Johnson, L. N., Baker, G., Cobb, C., Custer, P., Turner, S., Wilson, R., Younge, B., Leavitt, J., Nielsen, R., Allen, J., Eickhoff, B., Garrity, J., Ladsten, J., Lebarron, K., Link, T. P., Rostvold, J., Weber, K., Felton, W., Boney, T., Gabriel, D., David, D., Fendelander, L., Geller, D., Jordan, T., Kim, C., Munger, C., Romandy, A., Sanborn, G., Schwartz, B., Sheusi, C., Smith, C., Talley, K., Thimmappa, S., Eggenberger, E., Bickert, S., Granadier, R., Holliday, S., Moore, T., Varadarajan, J., Friedman, D., Jones, P., Amin, H., Bersani, T., Briglin, C., Fooks, J., Graham, M., James, M., Michalec, G., Nguyen, H., Horton, J., Chang, M., Aber, L. A., Lindstrom, E., Seiff, S., Guy, J., Francis, A., Hamed, L., Lessner, A., Mcdavid, D., Shamis, D., Goodwin, J., Lindeman, M. E., Putterman, A., Bobak, P., Baker, R., Beck, J., Cowen, D., Epstein, A., Hanson, M., Scoggins, T., Rodavitch, A. M., Gore, B., Blake, A., Heroux, M., Kalsi, R., Krauch, C., Millar, M. A., Wolin, M., Brady, R. J., Hansen, R., Briggs, M., Chalam, K. V., Danner, B., Simons, B., Stewart, A., Digre, K., Malmquist Webb, L., Blackburn, T., Baggaley, S., Anderson, R., Juarez, C., Kaye, B., Langer, P., Mishra, A., Morris, P., Osborn, S., Patel, B., Priskos, T., Staker, S., Warner, J., Evans, C., Aylor, A., Childress, C., Dickerson, H., Fleming, J., Harris, N., Hoyle, L. S., Murphy, E., Scott, J., Summerville, K., Terrell, M., Tyler, L., Linberg, J., Breen, L., Michael, M., Campbell, C., Ellis, B., Groves, N., Hobson, R., Mcgregor, G., Shepherd, L., Cohn, E., Manatrey, P., Casey, S., Johnson, J., Kronner, C., Regan, V., Streasick, P., Kelman, S., Elman, M., Rodavitch, A. M., Scherer, R., Crawley, B., Hiner, C., Howard, L., Langenberg, P., Lurye, O., Riedel, S., Sotos, M., Spioch, L., Starr, J., Urban, J., Waring, M., Everett, D., Dickersin, K., Mccarter, R. & Seiff, S. R., Feb 1995, In : JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association. 273, 8, p. 625-632 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Total Hip Replacement

Murray, D. G., Crown, R. S., Dickersin, K., Duncan, P. W., Epps, C. H., Ettinger, W. H., Friedlaender, G. E., Lane, J. M., Lemons, J. E., Lewis, J. L., Mackenzie, E. J., Pinals, R. S., Treuhaft, P. S., Bobyn, J. D., Callaghan, J. J., Capello, W. N., Cauley, J. A., Davy, D. T., Deandrade, J. R., Engh, C. A. & 37 others, Fitzgerald, R. H., Galante, J. O., Gilbert, J. L., Goldberg, V. M., Goldring, S. R., Harris, W. H., Herberts, P., Hungerford, D. S., Jacobs, J. J., Jasty, M., Johanson, N. A., Lewallen, D. G., Maloney, W. J., Rubash, H. E., Salvati, E. A., Sledge, C. B., Sumner, D. R., Willert, H. G., Wright, T. M., Gordon, S., Chwirut, D. J., Dutta, C., Elliott, J. M., Ferguson, J. H., Galante, J. O., Hall, W. H., Johnston, R. C., Mcgunagle, D. S., Murray, D. G., Quatrano, L. A., Wortman, J. S., Wright, T. M., Shulman, L. E., Ferguson, J. H., Hodes, R. J., Alexander, D. F. & Pinn, V. W., Jun 28 1995, In : JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association. 273, 24, p. 1950-1956 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1996

Characteristics of patients with nonarteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy eligible for the ischemic optic neuropathy decompression trial

Ischemic Optic Neuropathy Decompression Trial Study Group, Nov 1 1996, In : Archives of ophthalmology. 114, 11, p. 1366-1374 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Introduction: the quality of the medical evidence: is it good enough?

Dickersin, K. & Herxheimer, A., Jan 1 1996, In : International journal of technology assessment in health care. 12, 2, p. 187-189 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1997

Effectiveness of the 40 adolescent AIDS-risk reduction interventions: A quantitative review

Kim, N., Stanton, B., Li, X., Dickersin, K. & Galbraith, J., Mar 1997, In : Journal of Adolescent Health. 20, 3, p. 204-215 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

How important is publication bias? A synthesis of available data

Dickersin, K., May 22 1997, In : AIDS Education and Prevention. 9, 1 SUPPL., p. 15-21 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Participation in the Ischemic Optic Neuropathy Decompression Trial: Sex, race, and age

Crawley, B., Scherer, R., Langenberg, P. & Dickersin, K., Jan 1 1997, In : Ophthalmic Epidemiology. 4, 3, p. 157-173 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1998

Is there a sex bias in choosing editors? Epidemiology journals as an example

Dickersin, K., Fredman, L., Flegal, K. M., Scott, J. D. & Crawley, B., Jul 15 1998, In : Journal of the American Medical Association. 280, 3, p. 260-264 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medical prophylaxis and treatment of cystoid macular edema after cataract surgery: The results of a meta-analysis

Rossetti, L., Chaudhuri, J. & Dickersin, K., Mar 1 1998, In : Ophthalmology. 105, 3, p. 397-405 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prevention and treatment of CME after cataract surgery [5] (multiple letters)

Miller, D., Sharma, S., Rossetti, L. & Dickersin, K., Jan 1 1998, In : Ophthalmology. 105, 11, p. 1985-1986 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Single agent versus combination chemotherapy in patients with advanced nonsmall cell lung carcinoma: A meta-analysis of response, toxicity, and survival

Lilenbaum, R. C., Langenberg, P. & Dickersin, K., Jan 1 1998, In : Cancer. 82, 1, p. 116-126 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Ischemic Optic Neuropathy Decompression Trial (IONDT): Design and methods

The IONDT Research Group, 1998, In : Controlled clinical trials. 19, 3, p. 276-296 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1999

Breast screening in women aged 40-49 years: What next?

Dickersin, K., Jun 5 1999, In : Lancet. 353, 9168, p. 1896-1897 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Breast screening in women aged 40-49 years (multiple letters) [1]

Van Bekkum, D. W., Kopans, D. B., Seltzer, M. H., McDermott, J. H., Dickersin, K., Ernster, V. L., Kerlikowske, K. & Alexander, F., Sep 11 1999, In : Lancet. 354, 9182, p. 946-948 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2000

Ischemic optic neuropathy decompression trial: Twenty-four-month update

The IONDT Research Group, Jun 1 2000, In : Archives of ophthalmology. 118, 6, p. 793-798 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Purchasing oncology services: Summary recommendations

Cangialose, C. B., Blair, A. E., Borchardt, J. S., Ades, T. B., Bennett, C. L., Dickersin, K., Gesme, D. H., Henderson, I. C., McGinnis, L. M. S., Mooney, K., Mortenson, L. E., Sperduto, P., Winkenwerder, W. & Ballard, D. J., Jun 15 2000, In : Cancer. 88, 12, p. 2876-2886 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Surgery for nonarteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy.

Dickersin, K. & Manheimer, E., 2000, In : Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online). 2, p. CD001538

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2001

Development and implementation of a science training course for breast cancer activists: Project LEAD (leadership, education and advocacy development)

Dickersin, K., Braun, L., Mead, M., Millikan, R., Wu, A. M., Pietenpol, J., Troyan, S., Anderson, B. & Visco, F., Nov 28 2001, In : Health Expectations. 4, 4, p. 213-220 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Newspaper reporting of screening mammography

Wells, J., Marshall, P., Crawley, B. & Dickersin, K., Dec 18 2001, In : Annals of internal medicine. 135, 12, p. 1029-1037 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Osteoporosis prevention, diagnosis, and therapy

Klibanski, A., Adams-Campbell, L., Bassford, T., Blair, S. N., Boden, S. D., Dickersin, K., Gifford, D. R., Glasse, L., Goldring, S. R., Hruska, K., Johnson, S. R., McCauley, L. K. & Russell, W. E., Feb 14 2001, In : Journal of the American Medical Association. 285, 6, p. 785-795 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2002

Association between time interval to publication and statistical significance

Dickersin, K., Olson, C. M., Rennie, D., Cook, D., Flanagin, A., Zhu, Q., Reiling, J. & Pace, B., Jun 5 2002, In : Journal of the American Medical Association. 287, 21, p. 2829-2831 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access