Optimising Therapy to prevent avoidable hospital admissions in the multimorbid elderly


OPERAM publications


International core outcome set for clinical trials of medication review in multi-morbid older patients with polypharmacy
Jean-Baptiste Beuscart, Wilma Knol, Shane Cullinan, Claudio Schneider, Olivia Dalleur, Benoit Boland, Stefanie Thevelin, Paul A. F. Jansen, Denis O’Mahony, Nicolas Rodondi, Anne Spinewine
BMC Medicine201816:21

Developmant of  core outcome set for medication review in older patients with multimorbidity and polypharmacy: a study protocol
Jean-Baptiste Beuscart, Olivia Dalleur, Benoit Boland, Stefanie Thevelin, Wilma Knol, Shane Cullinan, Claudio Schneider, Denis O’Mahony, Nicolas Rodondi, Anne Spinewine
Clinical Intervention in Aging, August 2017:12  1379-1389

A systematic review of the outcomes reported in trials of medication review in older patients: the need for a core outcome set
Jean-Baptiste Beuscart , Lisa G. Pont, Stefanie Thevelin, Benoit Boland, Olivia Dalleur, Anne W., S. Rutjes, Johanna I. Westbrook and Anne Spinewine
Br J Clin Pharmacol (2017) 83 942-952 

Additional considerations are required when preparing a protocol for systematic review with multiple interventions.
Chaimani A, Caldwell DM, Tianjing L, Higgins JPT, Salanti G. 
Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 2017;83,65-74

A comparison of 20 heterogeneity variance estimators in statistical synthesis of results from studies: A simulation study.
Petropoulou M, Mavridis D.
Statistics in Medicine 2017 Epub 2017 Aug 6