Kay Dickersin

Professor Emeritus

1980 …2020

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Research Output

Article

Setting Priorities for Diabetic Retinopathy Clinical Research and Identifying Evidence Gaps

Le, J. T., Hutfless, S., Li, T., Bressler, N. M., Heyward, J., Bittner, A. K., Glassman, A. & Dickersin, K., Apr 1 2017, In : Ophthalmology Retina. 1, 2, p. 94-102 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

Social network analysis identified central outcomes for core outcome sets using systematic reviews of HIV/AIDS

Saldanha, I. J., Li, T., Yang, C., Ugarte-Gil, C., Rutherford, G. W. & Dickersin, K., Feb 1 2016, In : Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 70, p. 164-175 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

SPIRIT 2013 explanation and elaboration: guidance for protocols of clinical trials.

Chan, A. W., Tetzlaff, J. M., Gøtzsche, P. C., Altman, D. G., Mann, H., Berlin, J. A., Dickersin, K., Hróbjartsson, A., Schulz, K. F., Parulekar, W. R., Krleza-Jeric, K., Laupacis, A. & Moher, D., 2013, In : Unknown Journal. 346

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spirit 2013 statement: Defining standard protocol items for clinical trials

Chan, A. W., Tetzlaff, J. M., Altman, D. G., Laupacis, A., Gøtzsche, P. C., Krleža-Jerić, K., Hróbjartsson, A., Mann, H., Dickersin, K., Berlin, J. A., Doré, C. J., Parulekar, W. R., Summerskill, W. S. M., Groves, T., Schulz, K. F., Sox, H. C., Rockhold, F. W., Rennie, D. & Moher, D., 2013, In : Chinese Journal of Evidence-Based Medicine. 13, 12, p. 1501-1507 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

SPIRIT 2013 Statement: defining standard protocol items for clinical trials

Chan, A. W., Tetzlaff, J. M., Altman, D. G., Laupacis, A., Gøtzsche, P. C., Krle A-Jerić, K., Hrobjartsson, A., Mann, H., Dickersin, K., Berlin, J. A., Dore, C. J., Parulekar, W. R., Summerskill, W. S. M., Groves, T., Schulz, K. F., Sox, H. C., Rockhold, F. W., Rennie, D. & Moher, D., Dec 1 2015, In : Revista panamericana de salud publica = Pan American journal of public health. 38, 6, p. 506-514 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Surgical quality assurance in the Ischemic Optic Neuropathy Decompression Trial (IONDT)

Feldon, S. E., Scherer, R. W., Hooper, F. J., Kelman, S., Baker, R. S., Granadier, R. J., Kosmorsky, G. S., Seiff, S. R. & Dickersin, K., Jun 1 2003, In : Controlled clinical trials. 24, 3, p. 294-305 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Surgical treatments outcomes project for dysfunctional uterine bleeding (STOP-DUB): Design and methods

Dickersin, K., Munro, M., Langenberg, P., Scherer, R., Frick, K. D., Weber, A. M., Johns, A., Peipert, J. F. & Clark, M., Oct 1 2003, In : Controlled clinical trials. 24, 5, p. 591-609 19 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

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

The design and conduct of clinical trials to limit missing data

Little, R. J., Cohen, M. L., Dickersin, K., Emerson, S. S., Farrar, J. T., Neaton, J. D., Shih, W., Siegel, J. P. & Stern, H., Dec 10 2012, In : Statistics in Medicine. 31, 28, p. 3433-3443 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The emergence of systematic review in toxicology

Stephens, M. L., Betts, K., Beck, N. B., Cogliano, V., Dickersin, K., Fitzpatrick, S., Freeman, J., Gray, G., Hartung, T., McPartland, J., Rooney, A. A., Scherer, R., Verloo, D. & Hoffmann, S., Jul 1 2016, In : Toxicological Sciences. 152, 1, p. 10-16 7 p., kfw059.

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

The fellow eye in NAION: Report from the Ischemic Optic Neuropathy Decompression Trial Follow-up Study

Newman, N. J., Scherer, R., Langenberg, P., Kelman, S., Feldon, S., Kaufman, D. & Dickersin, K., Sep 1 2002, In : American journal of ophthalmology. 134, 3, p. 317-328 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

Dickersin, K., Jan 1 1998, In : Controlled clinical trials. 19, 3, p. 276-296 21 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

The PRISMA extension statement for reporting of systematic reviews incorporating network meta-analyses of health care interventions: Checklist and explanations

Hutton, B., Salanti, G., Caldwell, D. M., Chaimani, A., Schmid, C. H., Cameron, C., Ioannidis, J. P. A., Straus, S., Thorlund, K., Jansen, J. P., Mulrow, C., Catala-Lopez, F., Gotzsche, P. C., Dickersin, K., Boutron, I., Altman, D. G. & Moher, D., Jun 2 2015, In : Annals of internal medicine. 162, 11, p. 777-784 8 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

The Society for Clinical Trials supports United States legislation mandating trials registration

Dickersin, K., Davis, B. R., Dixon, D. O., George, S. L., Hawkins, B. S., Lachin, J., Peduzzig, P. & Pocock, S., Oct 2004, In : Clinical Trials. 1, 5, p. 417-420 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thomas C Chalmers (1917–1995): a pioneer of randomised clinical trials and systematic reviews

Dickersin, K. & Chalmers, F., Jun 20 2015, In : Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine. 108, 6, p. 237-241 5 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

University of Pennsylvania 10th annual conference on statistical issues in clinical trials: Current issues regarding data and safety monitoring committees in clinical trials (afternoon panel session)

Dickersin, K., Dixon, D., Ferris, F., Goldberg, J., Kimmel, S. & Lachin, J., Aug 1 2018, In : Clinical Trials. 15, 4, p. 366-385 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Visual Fields at Follow-up in the Ischemic Optic Neuropathy Decompression Trial. Evaluation of Change in Pattern Defect and Severity Over Time

Scherer, R. W., Feldon, S. E., Levin, L., Langenberg, P., Katz, J., Keyl, P. M., Wilson, P. D., Kelman, S. E. & Dickersin, K., Oct 1 2008, In : Ophthalmology. 115, 10, p. 1809-1817 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Who has used internal company documents for biomedical and public health research and where did they find them?

Wieland, L. S., Rutkow, L., Vedula, S. S., Kaufmann, C. N., Rosman, L. M., Twose, C., Mahendraratnam, N. & Dickersin, K., May 6 2014, In : PloS one. 9, 5, e94709.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chapter

Problems and Limitations in Conducting Systematic Reviews

Egger, M., Dickersin, K. & Smith, G. D., Mar 17 2008, Systematic Reviews in Health Care: Meta-Analysis in Context: Second Edition. Wiley-Blackwell, p. 43-68 26 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Publication Bias: Recognizing the Problem, Understanding Its Origins and Scope, and Preventing Harm

Dickersin, K., May 5 2006, Publication Bias in Meta-Analysis: Prevention, Assessment and Adjustments. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, p. 9-33 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Comment/debate

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

Correction: Integrating multiple data sources (MUDS) for meta-analysis to improve patient-centered outcomes research: A protocol [Syst Rev. 4, (2015) (143)] DOI: 10.1186/s13643-015-0134-z.

Mayo-Wilson, E. R., Hutfless, S., Li, T., Gresham, G., Fusco, N., Ehmsen, J., Heyward, J., Vedula, S., Lock, D., Haythornthwaite, J., Payne, J., Cowley, T., Tolbert, E., Rosman, L., Twose, C., Stuart, E., Hong, H., Doshi, P., Suarez-Cuervo, C., Singh, S. & 1 others, Dickersin, K., Mar 19 2018, In : Systematic Reviews. 7, 1, 48.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Erratum: Shaping the future of biomarker research (Nature Reviews Cancer (2007) 7, (309-315))

Hinestrosa, M. C., Dickersin, K., Klein, P., Mayer, M., Noss, K., Slamon, D., Sledge, G. & Visco, F. M., May 1 2007, In : Nature Reviews Cancer. 7, 5, p. 1P

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Network meta-analysis-highly attractive but more methodological research is needed

Li, T., Puhan, M. A., Vedula, S. S., Singh, S. & Dickersin, K., Jun 27 2011, In : BMC medicine. 9, 79.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

SPIRIT 2013: New guidance for content of clinical trial protocols

Chan, A. W., Tetzlaff, J. M., Altman, D. G., Dickersin, K. & Moher, D., Jan 1 2013, In : The Lancet. 381, 9861, p. 91-92 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

WHO facilitates international collaboration in setting standards for clinical trial registration

Gülmezoglu, A. M., Pang, T., Horton, R. & Dickersin, K., May 28 2005, In : Lancet. 365, 9474, p. 1829-1831 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Editorial

Comparative effectiveness research: Challenges for medical journals

Sox, H. C., Helfand, M., Grimshaw, J., Dickersin, K., Tovey, D., Knottnerus, J. A. & Tugwell, P., Apr 28 2010, In : Trials. 11, 45.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Comparative effectiveness research: Challenges for medical journals

Sox, H. C., Helfand, M., Grimshaw, J., Dickersin, K., Tovey, D., Knottnerus, J. A. & Tugwell, P., Apr 1 2010, In : PLoS medicine. 7, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Comparative effectiveness research: Challenges for medical journals.

Sox, H. C., Helfand, M., Grimshaw, J., Dickersin, K., Tovey, D., Knottnerus, J. A. & Tugwell, P., 2011, In : Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online). 2011, p. ED000003

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Comparative effectiveness research: challenges for medical journals.

Sox, H. C., Helfand, M., Grimshaw, J., Dickersin, K., Tovey, D., Knottnerus, J. A. & Tugwell, P., Jun 15 2010, In : Croatian medical journal. 51, 3, p. 191-194 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access

CONSORT for reporting randomized controlled trials in journal and conference abstracts: Explanation and elaboration

Hopewell, S., Clarke, M., Moher, D., Wager, E., Middleton, P., Altman, D. G., Schulz, K. F., Babour, V., Berlin, J., Boutron, I., Diderot, D., Devereaux, D. J., Dickersin, K., Elbourne, D., Ellenberg, S., Gebski, V., Goodman, S., Gøtzsche, P. C., Groves, T., Grunberg, S. & 10 others, Haynes, B., James, A., Juhn, P., Minckle, D., Montori, V. M., Mulro, C., Pocock, S., Rennie, D., Schriger, D. & Simera, I. I., Mar 15 2008, In : Journal of Chinese Integrative Medicine. 6, 3, p. 221-232 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

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

Chalmers, I. G., Collins, R. E. & Dickersin, K., Jan 1 1992, In : Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Series B. 74, 5, p. 641-643 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Editorial: Comparative effectiveness research: Challenges for medical journals

Sox, H. C., Helfand, M., Grimshaw, J., Dickersin, K., Tovey, D., Knottnerus, J. A. & Tugwell, P., May 1 2010, In : Medical Decision Making. 30, 3, p. 301-303 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Evidence-based ophthalmology

Wormald, R. & Dickersin, K., Dec 2013, In : Ophthalmology. 120, 12, p. 2361-2363.e1

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

Misunderstandings, misperceptions, and mistakes.

Straus, S., Haynes, B., Glasziou, P., Dickersin, K. & Guyatt, G., Jan 1 2007, In : ACP journal club. 146, 1, p. A8-9

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial