Publications by authors named "Anne W S Rutjes"

59Publications

Effects of Obesity and Thrombophilia on the Risk of Abortion in Women Undergoing Fertilization.

Front Endocrinol (Lausanne) 2020 23;11:594867. Epub 2020 Dec 23.

Department of Medical, Oral and Biotechnological Sciences, University G. D'Annunzio, Chieti-Pescara, Italy.

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December 2020

Venous thromboembolism in patients with COVID-19: Systematic review and meta-analysis.

Thromb Res 2020 12 12;196:67-74. Epub 2020 Aug 12.

Department of Medicine and Ageing Sciences, "G. D'Annunzio" University, Chieti-Pescara, Italy.

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December 2020

Insufficient uptake of systematic search methods in oncological clinical practice guideline: a systematic review.

BMC Med Res Methodol 2019 08 20;19(1):180. Epub 2019 Aug 20.

Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM), University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland.

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August 2019

Identification of behaviour change techniques in deprescribing interventions: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Br J Clin Pharmacol 2018 12 22;84(12):2716-2728. Epub 2018 Sep 22.

Pharmaceutical Care Research Group, School of Pharmacy, Cavanagh Pharmacy Building, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland.

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December 2018

Circulating tumor markers: a guide to their appropriate clinical use | Comparative summary of recommendations from clinical practice guidelines (PART 3).

Int J Biol Markers 2017 May 4;32(2):e147-e181. Epub 2017 May 4.

Regional Center and Program for Biomarkers, Department of Clinical Pathology and Transfusion Medicine, Azienda ULSS 3 Serenissima, Venice - Italy.

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May 2017

Circulating tumor markers: a guide to their appropriate clinical use | Comparative summary of recommendations from clinical practice guidelines (PART 2).

Int J Biol Markers 2017 Mar 2;32(1):e1-e52. Epub 2017 Mar 2.

Regional Center and Program for Biomarkers, Department of Clinical Pathology and Transfusion Medicine, Azienda ULSS 3 Serenissima, Venice - Italy.

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March 2017

Circulating tumor markers: a guide to their appropriate clinical use | Comparative summary of recommendations from clinical practice guidelines (PART 1)

Int J Biol Markers 2016 12 23;31(4):e332-e367. Epub 2016 Dec 23.

Regional Center and Program for Biomarkers, Department of Clinical Pathology and Transfusion Medicine, Azienda ULSS 12 Veneziana, Venice - Italy.

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December 2016

The Effects of High Insertion Torque Versus Low Insertion Torque on Marginal Bone Resorption and Implant Failure Rates: A Systematic Review With Meta-Analyses.

Implant Dent 2016 Aug;25(4):532-40

*Biomaterial Clinical and Histological Research Association, Pescara, Italy. †Scientific Director, Biomaterial Clinical Research Association, Pescara, Italy. ‡Research Fellow, Department of Medical, Oral and Biotechnological Sciences, "G. d'Annunzio" University Chieti-Pescara, Italy. §Head, Centre of Systematic Reviews, "G. d'Annunzio" University Chieti-Pescara, Italy. ¶Dean, Department of Medical, Oral and Biotechnological Sciences, "G. d'Annunzio" University Chieti-Pescara, Italy.

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August 2016

Anticipating missing reference standard data when planning diagnostic accuracy studies.

BMJ 2016 Feb 9;352:i402. Epub 2016 Feb 9.

Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, 3584 CG Utrecht, Netherlands.

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February 2016

Low-molecular-weight heparin for the treatment of acute venous thromboembolism in patients with active cancer.

Evid Based Med 2016 Apr 19;21(2):66. Epub 2016 Jan 19.

Centre for Systematic Reviews at the Fondazione Università G D'Annunzio, Chieti, Italy; Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland.

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April 2016

Treatment for superficial infusion thrombophlebitis of the upper extremity.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2015 Nov 20(11):CD011015. Epub 2015 Nov 20.

Department of Medical, Oral and Biotechnological Sciences, University "G. D'Annunzio" of Chieti-Pescara, via dei Vestini 31, Chieti, Italy, 66013.

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November 2015

Risk of major bleeding in patients with venous thromboembolism treated with rivaroxaban or with heparin and vitamin K antagonists.

Thromb Haemost 2016 Jan 29;115(2):424-32. Epub 2015 Oct 29.

Marcello Di Nisio, Department of Medical, Oral and Biotechnological Sciences, University "G. D'Annunzio" of Chieti-Pescara, via dei Vestini 31, 66013 Chieti, Italy, Tel.: +39 0328 3290020, Fax: +39 0871 357361, E-mail:

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January 2016

Intra-articular corticosteroid for knee osteoarthritis.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2015 Oct 22(10):CD005328. Epub 2015 Oct 22.

Institute of Primary Health Care (BIHAM), University of Bern, Gesellschaftsstrasse 49, Bern, Switzerland, 3012.

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October 2015

Primary prophylaxis for venous thromboembolism in patients undergoing cardiac or thoracic surgery.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2015 Jun 19(6):CD009658. Epub 2015 Jun 19.

Department of Medical, Oral and Biotechnological Sciences, University "G. D'Annunzio" of Chieti-Pescara, via dei Vestini 31, Chieti, Italy, 66013.

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June 2015

Dementia in patients with atrial fibrillation and the value of the Hachinski ischemic score.

Geriatr Gerontol Int 2015 Jun 14;15(6):770-7. Epub 2014 Oct 14.

Department of Medicine and Aging, Center for Aging Sciences (Ce.S.I.), Internal Medicine Unit, "University G. D'Annunzio" Foundation, Chieti, Italy.

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June 2015

Oral or transdermal opioids for osteoarthritis of the knee or hip.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2014 Sep 17(9):CD003115. Epub 2014 Sep 17.

Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM), University of Bern, Finkenhubelweg 11, Bern, Bern, Switzerland, 3012.

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September 2014

Primary prophylaxis for venous thromboembolism in ambulatory cancer patients receiving chemotherapy.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2014 Aug 29(8):CD008500. Epub 2014 Aug 29.

Department of Medical, Oral and Biotechnological Sciences, University "G. D'Annunzio" of Chieti-Pescara, via dei Vestini 31, Chieti, Italy, 66013.

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August 2014

24 weeks of Pilates-aerobic and educative training to improve body fat mass in elderly Serbian women.

Clin Interv Aging 2014 28;9:741. Epub 2014 Apr 28.

Department of Medical, Oral, and Biotechnological Sciences, University G D'Annunzio of Chieti-Pescara, Chieti, Italy ; Department of Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

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December 2014

Comparing Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccine schedules: a systematic review and meta-analysis of vaccine trials.

Pediatr Infect Dis J 2013 Nov;32(11):1245-56

From the *Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland; †Center for Aging Sciences (Ce.S.I.), G. d'Annunzio University, Chieti, Italy; ‡Institute of General Practice and Health Services Research, University of Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland; §Department of Medical, Oral and Biotechnological Sciences, G. d'Annunzio University Foundation, Chieti, Italy; and ¶Department of Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

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November 2013

A systematic review classifies sources of bias and variation in diagnostic test accuracy studies.

J Clin Epidemiol 2013 Oct 17;66(10):1093-104. Epub 2013 Aug 17.

Kleijnen Systematic Reviews Ltd, Unit 6, Escrick Business Park, Riccall Road, Escrick, York YO19 6FD, United Kingdom.

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October 2013

Variation of a test's sensitivity and specificity with disease prevalence.

CMAJ 2013 Aug 24;185(11):E537-44. Epub 2013 Jun 24.

Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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August 2013

Letter regarding "The effects of arthroscopic joint debridement in the knee osteoarthritis: results of a meta-analysis".

Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 2015 Apr 21;23(4):1259-60. Epub 2013 Jun 21.

Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care, Im Mediapark 8, 50670, Cologne, Germany,

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April 2015

Doxycycline for osteoarthritis of the knee or hip.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2012 Nov 14;11:CD007323. Epub 2012 Nov 14.

Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Social and PreventiveMedicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland.

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November 2012

Methods to convert continuous outcomes into odds ratios of treatment response and numbers needed to treat: meta-epidemiological study.

Int J Epidemiol 2012 Oct;41(5):1445-59

Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM), University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland.

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October 2012

Viscosupplementation for osteoarthritis of the knee: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Ann Intern Med 2012 Aug;157(3):180-91

Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Clinical Trials Unit Bern, Bern University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland.

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August 2012

Bivariate meta-analysis of predictive values of diagnostic tests can be an alternative to bivariate meta-analysis of sensitivity and specificity.

J Clin Epidemiol 2012 Oct 27;65(10):1088-97. Epub 2012 Jun 27.

Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, University of Amsterdam, PO Box 22700, Amsterdam 1100 DE, The Netherlands.

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October 2012

Primary prophylaxis for venous thromboembolism in ambulatory cancer patients receiving chemotherapy.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2012 Feb 15(2):CD008500. Epub 2012 Feb 15.

Department of Medicine and Aging; Centre for Aging Sciences (Ce.S.I.), Internal Medicine Unit, “University G. D’Annunzio”Foundation, Chieti, Italy.

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February 2012

Uses and misuses of the STROBE statement: bibliographic study.

BMJ Open 2011 Feb 26;1(1):e000048. Epub 2011 Feb 26.

Institute of Social & Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland.

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February 2011

Verification problems in diagnostic accuracy studies: consequences and solutions.

BMJ 2011 Aug 2;343:d4770. Epub 2011 Aug 2.

Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary care, UMC Utrecht, PO Box 85500, 3508GA Utrecht, Netherlands.

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August 2011

Thrombophilia and outcomes of assisted reproduction technologies: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Blood 2011 Sep 24;118(10):2670-8. Epub 2011 Jun 24.

Department of Medicine and Aging, Centre for Aging Sciences, Internal Medicine Unit, University G. D'Annunzio Foundation, Chieti, Italy.

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September 2011

A review of solutions for diagnostic accuracy studies with an imperfect or missing reference standard.

J Clin Epidemiol 2009 Aug 17;62(8):797-806. Epub 2009 May 17.

Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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August 2009

The haematocrit and platelet target in polycythemia vera.

Br J Haematol 2007 Jan 8;136(2):249-59. Epub 2006 Dec 8.

Department of Medicine and Aging, School of Medicine, and Aging Research Centre, Ce S I, Gabriele D'Annunzio University Foundation, Chieti-Pescara, Italy.

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January 2007

Reproducibility of the STARD checklist: an instrument to assess the quality of reporting of diagnostic accuracy studies.

BMC Med Res Methodol 2006 Mar 15;6:12. Epub 2006 Mar 15.

Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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March 2006

Evaluation of QUADAS, a tool for the quality assessment of diagnostic accuracy studies.

BMC Med Res Methodol 2006 Mar 6;6. Epub 2006 Mar 6.

MRC Health Services Research Collaboration, Department of Social Medicine, Canynge Hall, Whiteladies Road, Bristol, UK.

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March 2006

Evidence of bias and variation in diagnostic accuracy studies.

CMAJ 2006 Feb;174(4):469-76

Deptartment of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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February 2006

Bivariate analysis of sensitivity and specificity produces informative summary measures in diagnostic reviews.

J Clin Epidemiol 2005 Oct;58(10):982-90

Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, PO Box 22700, 1100 DE Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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October 2005

Case-control and two-gate designs in diagnostic accuracy studies.

Clin Chem 2005 Aug 16;51(8):1335-41. Epub 2005 Jun 16.

Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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August 2005

Quality of reporting of diagnostic accuracy studies.

Radiology 2005 May 15;235(2):347-53. Epub 2005 Mar 15.

Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

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May 2005