Presentations – Meta-Analysis and Reviews

Bylsma LC, Gillezeau C, Garawin T, Kelsh M, Fryzek J, Sangare L, Lowe KA. Prevalence of RAS and BRAF Mutations in Metastatic Colorectal Cancer (mCRC) Patients by Tumor Location. Presented at the Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium, January 18-20, 2018, San Francisco, CA.

Reichert H, Fryzek J, Bylsma LC. Survival synthesis: methods for meta-analysis of survival rates and aggregation of survival data. Presented at the 12th International Conference on Health Policy Statistics, January 10-12, 2018, Charleston, SC.

Cetin K, Callaghan F, Fryzek J, Bylsma L, Bezold C, Mehta B. Safety and Efficacy/Effectiveness of 2nd-line Treatments in Immune Thrombocytopenia (ITP): A Systematic Review of the Literature. Presented at the 32nd International Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology & Therapeutic Risk Management, August 25-28, 2016, Dublin, Ireland.

Cetin K, Callaghan F, Fryzek J, Bylsma L, Bezold C, Mehta B. Safety and Efficacy/Effectiveness of Second-line Treatments in Patients with Immune Thrombocytopenia: A Systematic Review of the Literature. Presented at the 21st Congress of the European Hematology Association, June 9 – 12, 2016, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Alexander DD. Meta-analysis: recycling garbage or an important tool for evaluating the evidence? Presented at the Drug and Medical Device Seminar, May 19-20, 2016, Chicago, IL.

Cetin K, Callaghan F, Fryzek JP, Bylsma LC, Bezold C, Mehta B. Safety and Efficacy/Effectiveness of Second-line Treatments in Patients with Immune Thrombocytopenia: A Systematic Review of the Literature. Presented at the Thrombosis & Hemostasis Summit of North America 2016, April 14-16, 2016, Chicago, IL.

Bylsma LC. Safety and Efficacy/Effectiveness of Second-line Treatments in Patients with Immune Thrombocytopenia: A Systematic Review of the Literature. Presented at the 3rd Biennial Summit of the Thrombosis & Hemostasis Societies of North America, April 14-16, 2016, Chicago, IL.

Bylsma LC, Alexander DD. A Review and Meta-analysis of Prospective Studies of Red and Processed Meat, Meat Cooking Methods, Heme Iron, Heterocyclic Amines and Prostate Cancer. Presented at the Experimental Biology Conference, April 2-6, 2016, San Diego, CA.

Miller PE, Alexander DD. A Review and Meta-analysis of Prospective Studies of Red and Processed Meat and Pancreatic Cancer. Presented at the Experimental Biology Conference, April 2-6, 2016, San Diego, CA.

Miller PE, Bylsma LC, Alexander, DD. A Review and Meta-Analysis of Red Meat Consumption and Type 2 Diabetes. Presented at the Experimental Biology Conference, March 28-April 1, 2015, Boston, MA.

Meddings J, Saint S, Krein S, Gaies E, Reichert H, Hickner A, McNamara S, Mody L. Systematic review of interventions to reduce catheter-associated urinary tract infection in the long-term care setting. Presented at ID Week, October 10, 2014, Philadelphia, PA.

Hedgeman E, Lipworth L, Lowe K, Saran R, Do T, Fryzek J. International burden of chronic kidney disease: review of the literature and online data systems. National Kidney Foundation Spring Clinical Meeting, April 22-26, 2014, Las Vegas, NV.

Alexander DD. Meta-analysis: Judging the evidence, fish oil and cardiovascular disease. Presented at the AOCS: Omega-3 Fatty Acids and Heart Health, April 28-May 1, 2013, Montreal, Canada.

Tsuji JS, Alexander DD, Perez V. Low-level arsenic in drinking water and bladder cancer risk: Meta-analysis update and risk assessment implications. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society of Toxicology, March 10-14, 2013, San Antonio, TX.

Alexander DD. A systematic review of multivitamin use and mortality, cardiovascular disease, and cancer. Presented at the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN): Day of Science, October 2-3, 2012, Laguna Beach, CA.

Perez V, Alexander DD, Bailey WH. Air ions and mood outcomes: A review and meta-analysis. Presented poster at the American College of Epidemiology, September 8-11, 2012, Chicago, IL.

Alexander DD. Interpreting meta-analysis for dieticians in practice. Presented at the International Congress of Dietetics, Dieticians Association of Australia, September 7, 2012, Sydney, Australia.

Alexander DD. How to improve the research integrity of meta-analyses and systematic reviews. Presented at Scientific Approaches to Strengthening Research Integrity in Nutrition and Energetics, August 7-8, 2012, Mohonk Mountain House, NY.

Alexander DD. Epidemiology: Methods for weighing the evidence. Presented at the Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association (MDLA) Young Lawyers Meeting, February 9, 2012, Minneapolis, MN.

Alexander DD, Mitchell M, Taylor A, Lowe K, Langeberg W, et al. Prevalence of bone metastasis in breast cancer patients and subsequent survival: A systematic and quantitative review of the literature. Presented at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, December 6-10, 2011, San Antonio, TX.

Alexander DD. Prevalence of bone metastasis from breast, lung or prostate cancer: A systematic and quantitative review of the literature. Presented at the International Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology, August 15-17, 2011, Chicago, IL.

Alexander DD. Red meat consumption and colorectal cancer: A meta-analysis of prospective studies. Presented at Experimental Biology, April 24-28, 2010, Anaheim, CA.