Publications by authors named "Milo A Puhan"

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TOURIST2 - Tracking of urgent risks in Swiss travellers to the 6 main travel destinations - feasibility and ethical considerations of a smartphone application-based study.

Travel Med Infect Dis 2020 Nov 7:101912. Epub 2020 Nov 7.

Department of Public Health & Global Health, Division of Infectious Diseases, Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, 8001 Zurich, Switzerland; Department of Tropical Medicine, Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine 20359 Hamburg, Germany; Division of Hygiene and Infectious Diseases, Institute of Hygiene and Environment, 20539 Hamburg, Germany. Electronic address:

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November 2020

Defining Core Competencies for Epidemiologists in Academic Settings to Tackle Tomorrow's Health Research Challenges: A Structured, Multi-National Effort.

Am J Epidemiol 2020 Oct 27. Epub 2020 Oct 27.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics und Prevention Institute (EBPI), University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwaa209DOI Listing
October 2020

Global variation of risk thresholds for initiating statins for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease: a benefit-harm balance modelling study.

BMC Cardiovasc Disord 2020 Sep 17;20(1):418. Epub 2020 Sep 17.

Department of Epidemiology, Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Hirschengraben 84, CH-8001, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12872-020-01697-6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7495829PMC
September 2020

Can Early Postoperative Complications Predict High Morbidity and Decrease Failure to Rescue Following Major Abdominal Surgery?

Ann Surg 2020 11;272(5):834-839

Department of Surgery and Transplantation, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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November 2020

Benefit-harm balance of fingolimod in patients with MS: A modelling study based on FREEDOMS.

Mult Scler Relat Disord 2020 Aug 23;46:102464. Epub 2020 Aug 23.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Switzerland. Electronic address:

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August 2020

Anesthesia and Circulating Tumor Cells in Primary Breast Cancer Patients: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

Anesthesiology 2020 09;133(3):548-558

From the Institute of Anesthesiology, University Hospital of Zurich and University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland (F.H., M.S., B.B.-S.) the Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, Department of Public and Global Health (F.H.) the Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, Department of Epidemiology (J.B., M.A.P.) the Institute of Physiology and Zurich Center for Integrative Human Physiology (B.R.Z., M.S., B.B.-S.) the Cytometry Facility (C.D., C.E.), University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland the Department of Gynecology, University Hospital of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland (K.J.D., D.F.) the Institute of Anesthesiology, Hirslanden Clinic Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland (U.R., M.S.) the Faculty of Medicine, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland (M.S.) the Department of Surgery (C.T.) the Clinical Trial Unit (B.P.), Breast Center Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland the Department of Anesthesiology, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois (B.B.-S.).

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September 2020

Occupational exposure and the risk of airway obstruction and mortality.

Int J Public Health 2020 Jul 11;65(6):823-833. Epub 2020 Jun 11.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00038-020-01400-8DOI Listing
July 2020

How to Establish Benchmarks for Surgical Outcomes?: A Checklist Based on an International Expert Delphi Consensus.

Ann Surg 2020 May 8. Epub 2020 May 8.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000003931DOI Listing
May 2020

The role of causal inference in health services research I: tasks in health services research.

Int J Public Health 2020 03 12;65(2):227-230. Epub 2020 Feb 12.

Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Mittelstrasse 43, 3012, Bern, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00038-020-01333-2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7049544PMC
March 2020

The role of causal inference in health services research II: a framework for causal inference.

Int J Public Health 2020 04 12;65(3):367-370. Epub 2020 Feb 12.

Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Mittelstrasse 43, 3012, Bern, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00038-020-01334-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7183498PMC
April 2020

Adverse Drug Reaction Risk Measures: A Comparison of Estimates from Drug Surveillance and Randomised Trials.

Pharmaceut Med 2019 08;33(4):331-339

Department of Epidemiology, Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Hirschengraben 84, 8001, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40290-019-00287-yDOI Listing
August 2019

Net benefit of statins for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in people 75 years or older: a benefit-harm balance modeling study.

Ther Adv Chronic Dis 2019 25;10:2040622319877745. Epub 2019 Sep 25.

Department of Epidemiology; Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2040622319877745DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6764041PMC
September 2019

Chronic respiratory symptoms but normal lung function: substantial disease burden but little evidence to inform practice.

Authors:
Milo A Puhan

Eur Respir J 2019 Sep 19;54(3). Epub 2019 Sep 19.

Dept of Epidemiology, Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/13993003.01363-2019DOI Listing
September 2019

Will the Swiss pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai damage your health?

Int J Public Health 2019 11 30;64(8):1125-1126. Epub 2019 Jul 30.

Swiss School of Public Health (SSPH+), Hirschengraben 82, 8001, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00038-019-01286-1DOI Listing
November 2019

Will the Swiss pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai damage your health?

Int J Public Health 2019 11 30;64(8):1125-1126. Epub 2019 Jul 30.

Swiss School of Public Health (SSPH+), Hirschengraben 82, 8001, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00038-019-01286-1DOI Listing
November 2019

Statins for Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease.

Ann Intern Med 2019 07;171(1):74-76

University of Zurich, Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, Zurich, Switzerland (H.G.Y., H.E.A., M.A.P.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7326/L19-0262DOI Listing
July 2019

A novel approach to increase physical activity in older adults in the community using citizen science: a mixed-methods study.

Int J Public Health 2019 Jun 1;64(5):669-678. Epub 2019 Apr 1.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Hirschengraben 84, 8001, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00038-019-01230-3DOI Listing
June 2019

Comparative effectiveness and safety of statins as a class and of specific statins for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease: A systematic review, meta-analysis, and network meta-analysis of randomized trials with 94,283 participants.

Am Heart J 2019 04 10;210:18-28. Epub 2019 Jan 10.

Department of Epidemiology, Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Hirschengraben 84, Zurich, Switzerland. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ahj.2018.12.007DOI Listing
April 2019

Editorial comment: different perspectives on severity of postoperative morbidity.

Langenbecks Arch Surg 2018 12 3;403(8):1029-1030. Epub 2019 Jan 3.

Department of Surgery and Transplantation, University Hospital Zurich, Raemistrasse 100, 8091, Zurich, Switzerland.

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December 2018

Patterns of care for Multiple Sclerosis in a setting of universal care access: A cross-sectional study.

Mult Scler Relat Disord 2019 Feb 2;28:17-25. Epub 2018 Dec 2.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Hirschengraben 84, 8001 Zurich, Switzerland. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msard.2018.11.033DOI Listing
February 2019

Finding the Balance Between Benefits and Harms When Using Statins for Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease: A Modeling Study.

Ann Intern Med 2019 01 4;170(1):1-10. Epub 2018 Dec 4.

University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland (H.G.Y., H.E.A., M.A.P.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7326/M18-1279DOI Listing
January 2019

Antibiotics for exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2018 10 29;10:CD010257. Epub 2018 Oct 29.

General Internal Medicine, mediX Zurich, Mattenhof 2, Zurich, ZH, Switzerland, 8051.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD010257.pub2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6517133PMC
October 2018

Physician-related determinants of medical end-of-life decisions - A mortality follow-back study in Switzerland.

PLoS One 2018 20;13(9):e0203960. Epub 2018 Sep 20.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zürich, Switzerland.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6147437PMC
March 2019

The association between daily exacerbation symptoms and physical activity in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2018 18;13:2199-2206. Epub 2018 Jul 18.

Department of Epidemiology, Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/COPD.S156986DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6054763PMC
January 2019

Does the DOSPERT scale predict risk-taking behaviour during travel? A study using smartphones.

J Travel Med 2018 01;25(1)

Department of Public Health, Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jtm/tay064DOI Listing
January 2018

Minimum important difference of the Epworth Sleepiness Scale in obstructive sleep apnoea: estimation from three randomised controlled trials.

Thorax 2019 04 12;74(4):390-396. Epub 2018 Aug 12.

Department of Pneumology, University Hospital of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/thoraxjnl-2018-211959DOI Listing
April 2019

The disease burden of Multiple Sclerosis from the individual and population perspective: Which symptoms matter most?

Mult Scler Relat Disord 2018 Oct 21;25:112-121. Epub 2018 Jul 21.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msard.2018.07.013DOI Listing
October 2018

Meta-analysis of surgical strategies in perforated left colonic diverticulitis with generalized peritonitis.

Langenbecks Arch Surg 2018 Jun 9;403(4):425-433. Epub 2018 Jun 9.

Department of Surgery, Clinic of Visceral and Thoracic Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Winterthur, Brauerstrasse 15, 8401, Winterthur, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00423-018-1686-xDOI Listing
June 2018

Cost-effectiveness of low-dose CT screening for lung cancer in a European country with high prevalence of smoking-A modelling study.

Lung Cancer 2018 07 26;121:61-69. Epub 2018 May 26.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics und Prevention Institute (EBPI), University of Zurich, 8001 Zurich, Switzerland. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.lungcan.2018.05.008DOI Listing
July 2018

Chronic conditions and multimorbidity in a primary care population: a study in the Swiss Sentinel Surveillance Network (Sentinella).

Int J Public Health 2018 12 21;63(9):1017-1026. Epub 2018 May 21.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00038-018-1114-6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6245242PMC
December 2018

A Clinical Patient Reporting Tool: Giving ADPKD Patients Back Their Data.

Praxis (Bern 1994) 2018 Apr;107(8):425-434

3 Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1024/1661-8157/a002946DOI Listing
April 2018

The German version of the Expanded Prostate Cancer Index Composite (EPIC): translation, validation and minimal important difference estimation.

Health Qual Life Outcomes 2018 Feb 20;16(1):36. Epub 2018 Feb 20.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12955-018-0859-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5819270PMC
February 2018

Correction to: Multiple Score Comparison: a network meta-analysis approach to comparison and external validation of prognostic scores.

BMC Med Res Methodol 2018 02 12;18(1):21. Epub 2018 Feb 12.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12874-018-0481-2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5808419PMC
February 2018

Effects of the "Living well with COPD" intervention in primary care: a comparative study.

Eur Respir J 2018 01 4;51(1). Epub 2018 Jan 4.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/13993003.01375-2017DOI Listing
January 2018

Bias away from the null due to miscounted outcomes? A case study on the TORCH trial.

Stat Methods Med Res 2018 10 23;27(10):3151-3166. Epub 2017 Feb 23.

1 Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute (EBPI), University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0962280217694403DOI Listing
October 2018

Multiple Score Comparison: a network meta-analysis approach to comparison and external validation of prognostic scores.

BMC Med Res Methodol 2017 12 21;17(1):172. Epub 2017 Dec 21.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12874-017-0433-2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5740913PMC
December 2017

Impact of Stressful Life Events on Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.

Respiration 2018;95(2):73-79. Epub 2017 Nov 1.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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October 2018

Streaming data from a smartphone application: A new approach to mapping health during travel.

Travel Med Infect Dis 2018 Jan - Feb;21:36-42. Epub 2017 Nov 15.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, 8001 Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tmaid.2017.11.005DOI Listing
May 2018

Advances in the GRADE approach to rate the certainty in estimates from a network meta-analysis.

J Clin Epidemiol 2018 01 17;93:36-44. Epub 2017 Oct 17.

Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence and Impact, McMaster University, 1280 Main St W, Hamilton, Ontario L8S 4K1, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jclinepi.2017.10.005DOI Listing
January 2018

The validation of the sit-to-stand test for COPD patients.

Eur Respir J 2017 09 20;50(3). Epub 2017 Sep 20.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, Dept of Epidemiology, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/13993003.01506-2017DOI Listing
September 2017

The quantified self during travel: mapping health in a prospective cohort of travellers.

J Travel Med 2017 Sep;24(5)

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jtm/tax050DOI Listing
September 2017

Commonly Used Patient-Reported Outcomes Do Not Improve Prediction of COPD Exacerbations: A Multicenter 4½ Year Prospective Cohort Study.

Chest 2017 12 18;152(6):1179-1187. Epub 2017 Sep 18.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2017.09.003DOI Listing
December 2017

Medication incidents in primary care medicine: a prospective study in the Swiss Sentinel Surveillance Network ().

BMJ Open 2017 07 26;7(7):e013658. Epub 2017 Jul 26.

Division of Science, National Poisons Centre, Tox Info Suisse, Associated Institute of the University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2016-013658DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5642752PMC
July 2017

Temporal and geographical external validation study and extension of the Mayo Clinic prediction model to predict eGFR in the younger population of Swiss ADPKD patients.

BMC Nephrol 2017 Jul 17;18(1):241. Epub 2017 Jul 17.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Hirschengraben 84, 8001, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12882-017-0654-yDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5513403PMC
July 2017

Prediction of long-term clinical outcomes using simple functional exercise performance tests in patients with COPD: a 5-year prospective cohort study.

Respir Res 2017 06 2;18(1):112. Epub 2017 Jun 2.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12931-017-0598-6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5457551PMC
June 2017

Physical activity and risk of comorbidities in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a cohort study.

NPJ Prim Care Respir Med 2017 May 18;27(1):36. Epub 2017 May 18.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Hirschengraben 84, CH-8001, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41533-017-0034-xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5437069PMC
May 2017

The impact of the inpatient practice of continuous deep sedation until death on healthcare professionals' emotional well-being: a systematic review.

BMC Palliat Care 2017 May 8;16(1):30. Epub 2017 May 8.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Hirschengraben 84, CH-8001, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12904-017-0205-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5422916PMC
May 2017

Long-term effect of coffee consumption on autosomal dominant polycystic kidneys disease progression: results from the Suisse ADPKD, a Prospective Longitudinal Cohort Study.

J Nephrol 2018 02 6;31(1):87-94. Epub 2017 Apr 6.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Hirschengraben 84, 8001, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40620-017-0396-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5778163PMC
February 2018

A multicentre validation of the 1-min sit-to-stand test in patients with COPD.

Eur Respir J 2017 03 2;49(3). Epub 2017 Mar 2.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, Dept of Epidemiology, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/13993003.01871-2016DOI Listing
March 2017

The 1-min sit-to-stand test in cystic fibrosis - Insights into cardiorespiratory responses.

J Cyst Fibros 2017 Nov 7;16(6):744-751. Epub 2017 Feb 7.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcf.2017.01.012DOI Listing
November 2017

THE AUTHORS REPLY.

Am J Epidemiol 2017 03;185(5):406

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwx010DOI Listing
March 2017

Prediction models for exacerbations in patients with COPD.

Eur Respir Rev 2017 Jan 17;26(143). Epub 2017 Jan 17.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/16000617.0061-2016DOI Listing
January 2017

Pulmonary rehabilitation following exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2016 12 8;12:CD005305. Epub 2016 Dec 8.

Research Centre for Cardiovascular and Respiratory Rehabilitation, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD005305.pub4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6463852PMC
December 2016

Pulmonary rehabilitation and severe exacerbations of COPD: solution or white elephant?

ERJ Open Res 2015 Oct 6;1(2). Epub 2015 Oct 6.

NIHR CLAHRC-EM, Centre for Exercise and Rehabilitation Medicine, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Leicester, UK; School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1183/23120541.00050-2015DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5005122PMC
October 2015

Travel medicine and mHealth technology: a study using smartphones to collect health data during travel.

J Travel Med 2016 Jun 4;23(6). Epub 2016 Sep 4.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jtm/taw056DOI Listing
June 2016

Predicting individual lung-function trajectories: An opportunity for prevention?

Authors:
Milo A Puhan

CMAJ 2016 10 2;188(14):997-998. Epub 2016 Aug 2.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5047810PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.160611DOI Listing
October 2016

Defining Benchmarks for Major Liver Surgery: A multicenter Analysis of 5202 Living Liver Donors.

Ann Surg 2016 Sep;264(3):492-500

*Swiss HPB Center Zurich, Department of Surgery and Transplantation, University Hospital and University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland †Department of Surgery, Toronto General Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada ‡Department of Surgery, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea §Department of Surgery, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan ¶Department of Transplantation, Lahey Hospital and Medical Center, Burlington, MA ||Artificial Organ and Transplantation Division and Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan **The Hepatobiliary Center, Department of Surgery, Paul Brousse Hospital, University Paris Sud, Villejuif, France ††Department of Surgery, Hospital Clínic de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain ‡‡Department of Abdominal and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospitals Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium §§Department of General Hepatobiliary and Liver Transplantation Surgery, Ghent University Hospital and Medical School, Ghent, Belgium ¶¶Department of Surgery, Division of HPB Surgery, Liver Transplant Unit, Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina ||||Department of Surgery, Division of Transplant Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA ***Department of Epidemiology, Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000001849DOI Listing
September 2016

Determinants of Physical Activity in Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: A 5-Year Prospective Follow-Up Study.

Respiration 2016 13;92(2):72-9. Epub 2016 Jul 13.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000447975DOI Listing
September 2017

The Inaccuracy of Patient Recall for COPD Exacerbation Rate Estimation and Its Implications: Results from Central Adjudication.

Chest 2016 Oct 26;150(4):860-868. Epub 2016 Aug 26.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Switzerland.

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October 2016

Evidence selection for a prescription drug's benefit-harm assessment: challenges and recommendations.

J Clin Epidemiol 2016 06 3;74:151-7. Epub 2016 Mar 3.

Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N. Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA; Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Hirschengraben 84, Zurich, Switzerland.

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June 2016

Medical End-of-Life Practices in Switzerland: A Comparison of 2001 and 2013.

JAMA Intern Med 2016 Apr;176(4):555-6

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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April 2016

Using a patient-centered approach to benefit-harm assessment in treatment decision-making: a case study in uveitis.

Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 2016 Apr 22;25(4):363-71. Epub 2016 Jan 22.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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April 2016

Use of surrogate outcomes in US FDA drug approvals, 2003-2012: a survey.

BMJ Open 2015 Nov 27;5(11):e007960. Epub 2015 Nov 27.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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November 2015

Handgrip weakness and mortality risk in COPD: a multicentre analysis.

Thorax 2016 Jan 29;71(1):86-7. Epub 2015 Oct 29.

Faculty of Medicine and Life Sciences, Rehabilitation Research Centre, Biomedical Research Institute, Hasselt University, Diepenbeek, Belgium Department of Research & Education, CIRO+ Center of Expertise for Chronic Organ Failure, Horn, The Netherlands.

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January 2016

Outcome Preferences in Patients With Noninfectious Uveitis: Results of a Best-Worst Scaling Study.

Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 2015 Oct;56(11):6864-72

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Switzerland.

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October 2015

Benefit-harm analysis and charts for individualized and preference-sensitive prevention: example of low dose aspirin for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease and cancer.

BMC Med 2015 Oct 1;13:250. Epub 2015 Oct 1.

Center on Aging and Health, Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA.

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October 2015

[How healthy are and behave men? Differences in health status and health behavior between the two sexes in the Canton of Zurich].

Praxis (Bern 1994) 2015 Sep;104(20):1085-90

1 Institut für Epidemiologie, Biostatistik und Prävention, Universität Zürich, Zürich.

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September 2015

The 1-min sit-to-stand test--A simple functional capacity test in cystic fibrosis?

J Cyst Fibros 2016 Mar 9;15(2):223-6. Epub 2015 Sep 9.

Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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