2015-16 Publications

2016 Publications

Dr. Simon Raphael
… contributing author of Cheema PK, et al.: Impact of Reflex EGFR/ ALK Testing on Time to Treatment of Patients With Advanced Nonsquamous Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer. J Oncol Pract (PubMed)

Dr. Farah Ahmad … lead author of Ahmad F, et al.: Burden of common mental disorders in a community health centre sample. Can Fam Physician (PubMed)

Dr. Daphna Grossman … senior author of Vu Bach T, et al.: Use of Methadone as an Adjuvant Medication to Low-Dose Opioids for Neuropathic Pain in the Frail Elderly: A Case Series. J Palliat Med (PubMed)

Dr. Frank Sullivan … senior author of Gagyor I, Madhok V, Sullivan F: A young woman with acute one-sided facial paralysis. CMAJ (PubMed)

Dr. Frank Sullivan … contributing author of Treweek S, et. al.: A primary care Web-based Intervention Modeling Experiment replicated behavior changes seen in earlier paper-based experiment. J Clin Epidemiol (PubMed)

Dr. Marjan Nezarati … contributing author of de Lange IM, et. al.: De novo mutations of KIAA2022 in females cause intellectual disability and intractable epilepsy. J Med Genet (PubMed)

Dr. Wendy Meschino … contributing author of Wilson BJ, et. al.: Supporting genetics in primary care: investigating how theory can inform professional education. Eur J Hum Genet (PubMed)

Dr. Thomas Ungar and Dr. Marlene Taube-Schiff … authors of Ungar T, Taube-Schiff M, and Stergiopoulos V: Applying a Bauhaus design approach to conceptualize an integrated system of mental health care: Lessons from a large urban hospital. FACETS 1: 173–186. (Access)

Dr. Frank Sullivan … contributing author of Gandy SJ, et al.: 3T MRI investigation of cardiac left ventricular structure and function in a UK population: The tayside screening for the prevention of cardiac events (TASCFORCE) study. J Magn Reson Imaging (PubMed)

Dr. Frank Sullivan … contributing author of Weir-McCall JR, et al.: Left Ventricular Noncompaction: Anatomical Phenotype or Distinct Cardiomyopathy? J Am Coll Cardiol (PubMed)

Mark Fan and Dr. Patricia Trbovich … lead author and senior author of Fan M, et al.: Study protocol for a framework analysis using video review to identify latent safety threats: trauma resuscitation using in situ simulation team training (TRUST). BMJ Open (PubMed)

Dr. Kevin Katz … contributing author of Mataseje LF, et al.: Carbapenem-Producing Enterobacteriaceae in Canada: Results from the Canadian Nosocomial Infection Surveillance Program, 2010-2014. Antimicrob Agents Chemother (PubMed)

Dr. Michelle Greiver and Dr. Kimberly Wintemute … lead author and contributing author of Greiver M, et al.: Implementation of data management and effect on chronic disease coding in a primary care organisation: A parallel cohort observational study. J Innov Health Inform (PubMed)

Dr. Kevin Katz … contributing author of Lam PP, et al.: Predictors of influenza among older adults in the emergency department. BMC Infect Dis (PubMed)

Dr. A Helman … senior author of Chartier LB, Helman A: Development, improvement and funding of the emergency medicine cases open-access podcast. Int J Med Educ (PubMed)

Dr. Thomas Ungar … lead author of Ungar T, Marcus M: Principal Innovator: The Other PI. Acad Med (PubMed)

Lina Yu … contributing author of Zanchetta MS, Edwards S, Salami B, Osino E, Yu L, Babalola O, Cooper L: Partnership, Trust and Leadership among Nursing Researchers. Nurs Leadersh (PubMed)

Dr. Martin Strauss … lead author of correspondence Strauss MH, Hall AS: Blood-Pressure and Cholesterol Lowering in the HOPE-3 Trial. N Engl J Med (PubMed)

Dr. David White … contributing author of Stubbs B, et al.: Mentorship perceptions and experiences among academic family medicine faculty: Findings from a quantitative, comprehensive work-life and leadership survey. Can Fam Physician (PubMed)

Dr. Ron Somogyi and Dr. Fahima Osman … co-authors of Maxwell J, et. al.: Current Practices and Barriers to the Integration of Oncoplastic Breast Surgery: A Canadian Perspective. Ann Surg Oncol (PubMed)

Dr. Marjan Nezarati … senior author of Saleh M, et. al.: Prenatal presentation of hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia - a report of two sibs. Prenat Diagn (PubMed)

Dr. Wilma Sirkin … contributing author of Felipe Lima J, Sirkin W, Hanna WM: Myoid Hamartoma of the Breast with Symplastic Changes. Breast J (PubMed)

Dr. Patricia Trbovich … lead author of Trbovich PL, Hyland S: Responding to the challenge of look-alike, sound-alike drug names. BMJ Qual Saf (PubMed)

Dr. Frank Sullivan … lead author of Sullivan F, Daly F, Gagyor I: Antiviral Agents Added to Corticosteroids for Early Treatment of Adults With Acute Idiopathic Facial Nerve Paralysis (Bell Palsy). JAMA (PubMed)

Dr. Frank Sullivan … contributing author of Weir-McCall JR, et. al.: Prevalence of unrecognized myocardial infarction in a low-intermediate risk asymptomatic cohort and its relation to systemic atherosclerosis. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging (PubMed)

Dr. Frank Sullivan … lead author of Sullivan F, McKinstry B, Palmer C: Opt-in method is vital for data sharing. BMJ (PubMed)

Dr. Stan Feinberg … co-author of Wakeam E, Feinberg S.: Letter to the editor: response to "Surgeon unemployment: Would practice sharing be a viable solution?" - Author response. Can J Surg (PubMed)

Dr. Lea Velsher … contributing author of Beunders G, et al.: A detailed clinical analysis of 13 patients with AUTS2 syndrome further delineates the phenotypic spectrum and underscores the behavioural phenotype. J Med Genet (PubMed)

Dr. Frank Sullivan … senior author of Cooper SA, et. al.: Towards onset prevention of cognition decline in adults with Down syndrome (The TOP-COG study): A pilot randomised controlled trial. Trials (PubMed)

Dr. Ronik Kanani … contributing author of Chang K, et. al.: Letters to the Editor. Paediatr Child Health (PubMed)

Dr. Nicole Golda … contributing author of Cox A, et al.: CUA guideline: Diagnosis and treatment of interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome. Can Urol Assoc J (PubMed)

Dr. Sherali Esmail, Dr. Alan Fung, Lina Qi, and Clare Gibbons … contributing authors of Frank S, et al.: Effect of Deutetrabenazine on Chorea Among Patients With Huntington Disease: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA (PubMed)

Dr. Ron Somogyi … contributing author of Brown MH, Somogyi RB, Aggarwal S: Secondary Breast Augmentation. Plast Reconstr Surg (PubMed)

Dr. Lucas Chartier … senior author of B-Lajoie MR, Chartier L: Wanted: better public health training for family physicians. Can Fam Physician (PubMed)

Drs. Roger Buckley, Bev Persaud, Jeff Noakes, Leslie Spevack, David Hajek, and Stanley Flax … contributing authors of Guy D, et. al.: Diagnosis, referral, and primary treatment decisions in newly diagnosed prostate cancer patients in a multidisciplinary diagnostic assessment program. Can Urol Assoc J (PubMed)

Daniela Gallo-Hershberg … contributing author of Chiu N, Zhang L, et al.: Which pain intensity scale from the Brief Pain Inventory correlates most highly with functional interference scores in patients experiencing taxane-induced arthralgia and myalgia? Support Care Cancer (PubMed)

Dr. Frank Sullivan … contributing author of Mole DJ, et. al.: Identifying risk factors for progression to critical care admission and death among individuals with acute pancreatitis: a record linkage analysis of Scottish healthcare databases. BMJ Open (PubMed)

Dr. Mona Sawhney, Dr. Hossein Mehdian, Dr. Brian Kashin, Dr. Gregory Ip, Dr. Maurice Bent, Joyce Choy, and Dr. Richard Bowry … authors of Sawhney M, et al.: Pain After Unilateral Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial Examining the Analgesic Effectiveness of a Combined Adductor Canal Peripheral Nerve Block with Periarticular Infiltration Versus Adductor Canal Nerve Block Alone Versus Periarticular Infiltration Alone. Anesth Analg (PubMed)

Dr. Roger Buckley … contributing author of Kamat AM, et al.: Definitions, End Points, and Clinical Trial Designs for Non-Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer: Recommendations From the International Bladder Cancer Group. J Clin Oncol (PubMed)

Dr. Frank Sullivan … senior author of Meaney C, et al.: Text mining describes the use of statistical and epidemiological methods in published medical research. J Clin Epidemiol (PubMed)

Dr. Mikael Lavigne and Dr. David M Kaplan … co-authors of Lavigne M, et. al.: Case 1: A neonate with vesicular scalp lesions. Paediatr Child Health (PubMed)

Dr. Anton Helman … senior author of Faria SN, Helman A: Deep tissue infection of the perineum: Case report and literature review of Fournier gangrene. Can Fam Physician (PubMed)

Dr. Hyoung Lho … senior author of Bae EH, Lho H: Severe Ketoacidosis in a Patient with an Eating Disorder. Chonnam Med J (PubMed)

Dr. Alan Fung … contributing author of Zaheer J, et. al: "I just couldn't step out of the circle. I was trapped": Patterns of endurance and distress in Chinese-Canadian women with a history of suicidal behaviour. Soc Sci Med (PubMed)

Dr. Christo El Morr, Victor Nam, Susan Woollard, and Bojay Hansen … authors of El Morr C, et al.: Analyzing Readmissions Patterns: Assessment of the LACE Tool Impact. Stud Health Technol Inform (PubMed)

Dr. Frank Sullivan … author of Sullivan F: Atomic data: James Mackenzie Lecture 2015. Br J Gen Pract (PubMed)

Dr. Thomas Ungar … lead author of Ungar T, Knaak S, Szeto AC.: Theoretical and Practical Considerations for Combating Mental Illness Stigma in Health Care. Community Mental Health Journal (PubMed)

Dr. Stan Feinberg … senior author of Wakeam E, Feinberg S: Surgeon unemployment: Would practice sharing be a viable solution? Can J Surg (PubMed)

Dr. Farah Ahmad … contributing author of Pludwinski S, et al.: Participant experiences in a smartphone-based health coaching intervention for type 2 diabetes: A qualitative inquiry. J Telemed Telecare (PubMed)

Dr. Wendy Meschino, Kristen Miller, and Melanie Bedford ... authors of Incidental detection of familial APP duplication: an unusual reason for a false positive NIPT result of trisomy 21. Prenat Diagn (PubMed)

Dr. Frank Sullivan … senior author of Francis NA, et al.: A randomised placebo-controlled trial of oral and topical antibiotics for children with clinically infected eczema in the community: the ChildRen with Eczema, Antibiotic Management (CREAM) study. Health Technol Assess (PubMed)

Melanie Bedford … contributing author of Sawyer SL, et al.: Utility of whole-exome sequencing for those near the end of the diagnostic odyssey: time to address gaps in care. Clin Genet (PubMed)

Dr. Martin Strauss … lead author of Strauss MH, Hall AS: The Divergent Cardiovascular Effects of Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitors and Angiotensin Receptor Blockers on Myocardial Infarction and Death. Prog Cardiovasc Dis (PubMed)

Dr. Goran Eryavec … contributing author of Herrmann N, et al.: A Randomized Placebo-Controlled Discontinuation Study of Cholinesterase Inhibitors in Institutionalized Patients With Moderate to Severe Alzheimer Disease. J Am Med Dir Assoc. (PubMed)

Dr. Petrina Causer … contributing author of Levman JE, et al.: A Metric for Reducing False Positives in the Computer-Aided Detection of Breast Cancer from Dynamic Contrast-Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging Based Screening Examinations of High-Risk Women. J Digit Imaging (PubMed)

Dr. Daphna Grossman … contributing author of Costa V, et al.: The determinants of home and nursing home death: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC Palliat Care (PubMed)

T Maqbool, Sneha Raju, and E In … authors of Maqbool T, Raju S, In E: Importance of patient-centred signage and navigation guide in an orthopaedic and plastics clinic. BMJ Qual Improv Rep (PubMed)

Dr. Phil Shin … author of Defensible Limits in Critical Care: An Ethical Analysis of a Recent Multisociety Policy Statement. Am J Bioeth (PubMed)

Dr. Joyce Lee … contributing author of Robertson AD, et al.: Orthostatic hypotension, cerebral hypoperfusion, and visuospatial deficits in Lewy body disorders. Parkinsonism Relat Disord (PubMed)

2015 Publications

Dr. Kevin Katz … contributing author of Le Saux N, et al.: Healthcare-Associated Clostridium difficile Infections and Strain Diversity in Pediatric Hospitals in the Canadian Nosocomial Infection Surveillance Program, 2007-2011. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. (PubMed)

Dr. Kevin Katz
… contributing author of Abou Chakra CN, et al.: Factors Associated With Complications of Clostridium difficile Infection in a Multicenter Prospective Cohort. Clin Infect Dis. (PubMed)

Dr. Kevin Katz
… contributing author of Van Wesenbeeck L, et al.: A Downward Trend of the Ratio of Influenza RNA Copy Number to Infectious Viral Titer in Hospitalized Influenza A-Infected Patients. Open Forum Infect Dis. (PubMed)

Frank Sullivan … contributing author of McCowan C, et al.: Using Electronic Health Records to Support Clinical Trials: A Report on Stakeholder Engagement for EHR4CR. Biomed Res Int. (PubMed)

Michelle Greiver … author of Rebuttal: Do electronic medical records improve quality of care? No. Can Fam Physician. (PubMed)

Michelle Greiver … author of Do electronic medical records improve quality of care? No. Can Fam Physician. (PubMed)

Dr. Tom Ungar
… senior author of Knaak S, Patten S, Ungar T: Mental illness stigma as a quality-of-care problem. Lancet Psychiatry. (PubMed)

Dr. Ron
Somogyi … senior author of Brown MH, Somogyi RB: Surgical Strategies in the Correction of the Tuberous Breast. Clin Plast Surg. (PubMed)

Dr. David Eisen
… contributing author of Uppal NK, et al.: Transfer of care of postsurgical patients from hospital to the community setting: cross-sectional survey of primary care physicians. American Journal of Surgery (PubMed)

Edith Rolko and Thomas Chan … authors of Implementation of Radio Frequency Identification for Medication Tray Management. Can J Hosp Pharm. (PubMed)

Frank Sullivan … contributing author of Cooper SA, et al.: Multiple physical and mental health comorbidity in adults with intellectual disabilities: population-based cross-sectional analysis. BMC Fam Pract. (PubMed)

Dr. Tianhua Huang
… contributing author of Benn P, et al.: Position statement from the Chromosome Abnormality Screening Committee on behalf of the Board of the International Society for Prenatal Diagnosis. Prenat Diagn (PubMed)

Dr. Richard James
… contributing author of Maunder RG, et al.: Social support and the consequences of heart failure compared with other cardiac diseases: The contribution of support received within an attachment relationship. Archives of Cardiovascular Disease. (PubMed)

Sumit Raybardhan
… contributing author of Showler A, et al.: Use of Transthoracic Echocardiography in the Management of Low-Risk Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia: Results From a Retrospective Multicenter Cohort Study. JACC Cardiovascular Imaging (PubMed)

Michelle Greiver … lead author of Greiver M, et al.: Are We Asking Patients if They Smoke?: Missing Information on Tobacco Use in Canadian Electronic Medical Records. American Journal of Preventive Medicine (PubMed)

Wil Ng, Dr. Adrian Brown, Dr. Doreen Alexander, Man Fan Ho, Bonnie Kerr, Michelle Amato,
and Dr. Kevin Katz ... authors of Ng W, et al: A multifaceted prevention program to reduce infection after cesarean section: Interventions assessed using an intensive postdischarge surveillance system. American Journal of Infection Control (PubMed)

Michelle Greiver … senior author of An J, et al.: Bridging a divide: architecture for a joint hospital-primary care data warehouse. Stud Health Technol Inform (PubMed)

Sumit Raybardhan
… contributing author of Bai AD, et al.: Usefulness of previous methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus screening results in guiding empirical therapy for S aureus bacteremia. Can J Infect Dis Med Microbiol. (PubMed)

Dr. Tianhua Huang, Alan Dennis, Dr. Wendy Meschino, Shamim Rashid,
and Ellen Mak-Tam … authors of Huang T, et al.: First trimester screening for Down syndrome using nuchal translucency, maternal serum pregnancy-associated plasma protein A, free-β human chorionic gonadotrophin, placental growth factor and α-fetoprotein. Prenatal Diagnosis (PubMed)

Dr. Millie Paupst
… author of Room 23. Canadian Medical Journal (PubMed)

Frank Sullivan … contributing author of Rubie I, et al: The NAtional randomised controlled Trial of Tonsillectomy IN Adults (NATTINA): a clinical and cost-effectiveness study: study protocol for a randomised control trial. Trials (PubMed)

Dr. Frank Sullivan … contributing author of Gandy SJ, et al: Technical assessment of whole body angiography and cardiac function within a single MRI examination. Clinical Radiology (PubMed)

Dr. Kevin Katz
… contributing author of Boyd D, et al.; Canadian Nosocomial Infection Surveillance Program.: Complete Sequence of Four Multidrug-Resistant MOBQ1 Plasmids Harboring blaGES-5 Isolated from Escherichia coli and Serratia marcescens Persisting in a Hospital in Canada. Microb Drug Resist. (PubMed)

Dr. Silvia Duong, Dr. Kam-Tong Yeung,
and Dr. Feng Chang … authors of Intramuscular Olanzapine in the Management of Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms in Hospitalized Older Adults: A Retrospective Descriptive Study. Journal of Aging Research (PubMed)

Dr. Joyce Lee
… contributing author of Lam R, et al.: Five-Weekend Care of the Elderly Certificate Course. Continuing professional development activity for family physicians. Can Fam Physician 2015;61:e135-41

Michael Wood … lead author of Wood ML, Griswold MA, Henkelman M, Hennig J: Inflection Points in MRI Technology - 35 Years of Collaborative R&D. Investigative Radiology (PubMed)

Tom Ungar … contributing author of Knaak S, Ungar T, Patten S: Seeing is believing: Biological information may reduce mental health stigma amongst physicians. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry (PubMed)

Frank Sullivan … contributing author of Loudon K, Treweek S, Sullivan F, Donnan P, Thorpe KE, Zwarenstein M: The PRECIS-2 tool: designing trials that are fit for purpose. BMJ (PubMed)

Dr. Simon
Raphael … contributing author of Brotherston D, et al..: Tumor shrinkage associated with whole-mount histopathologic techniques in oral tongue carcinoma. Pathol Res Pract (PubMed)

Sumit Raybardhan … contributing author of Bai AD, et al..: Impact of Infectious Disease Consultation on Quality of Care, Mortality, and Length of Stay in Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia: Results From a Large Multicenter Cohort Study. Clin Infect Dis. (PubMed)

Sumit Raybardhan … contributing author of Bai AD, et al.: Comparative effectiveness of cefazolin versus cloxacillin as definitive antibiotic therapy for MSSA bacteraemia: results from a large multicentre cohort study. J Antimicrob Chemother. (PubMed)

Dr. Tianhua Huang … contributing author of Hayeems RZ, et al.: Rates of prenatal screening across health care regions in Ontario, Canada: a retrospective cohort study. CMAJ Open. (PubMed)

Tom Ungar … author of The health care payment game is rigged. National Post. April 28, 2015

Dr. Kevin Katz … contributing author of Taylor G, et al.; Canadian Nosocomial Infection Surveillance Program (CNISP): Epidemiological features of influenza in Canadian adult intensive care unit patients. Epidemiol Infect. (PubMed)

Dr. Marjan Nezarati
… contributing author of Verloes A, et al.: Baraitser-Winter cerebrofrontofacial syndrome: delineation of the spectrum in 42 cases. Eur J Hum Genet. (PubMed)

Dr. Perle Feldman … senior author of Monavvari AA, Peters C, Feldman P.: International medical graduates: past, present, and future. Can Fam Physician (PubMed)

Dr. Ben Bell … lead author of Bell BR, Bastien PE, Douketis JD; Thrombosis Canada.: Prevention of venous thromboembolism in the Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) setting: an evidence-based review. Can J Anaesth. (PubMed)

Dr. Glenn Berall … contributing author of Kerzner B, et al.: A practical approach to classifying and managing feeding difficulties. Pediatrics (PubMed)

Dr. Maja Barnard and Dr. Stan Feinberg … contributing authors of Feinberg AE, Barnard M, Feinberg SM.: Primary linitis plastica of the entire colon in a background of ulcerative colitis: a case report. World J Surg Oncol. (PubMed)

Dr. Michelle Greiver … lead author of Greiver M, et al.: Using EMRs to fuel quality improvement. Can Fam Physician (PubMed)

Voula Christofilos, Dale DeMatteo, and Dr. Rick Penciner … authors of Outcomes of commitment to change statements after an interprofessional faculty development program. Journal of Interprofessional Care (PubMed)

Dr. Tianhua Huang
, Karen Boucher, Dr. Ritu Aul, Shamim Rashid, and Dr. Wendy Meschino ... authors of Huang T, et al.: First and second trimester maternal serum markers in pregnancies with a vanishing twin. Prenatal Diagnosis (PubMed)