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)

Dr. Paul Shuen and Dr. Lynne Zolis … contributing authors of Mills KE, Shuen P, Zolis L: Adenoma Malignum Presenting With Profound Hyponatremia. J Obstet Gynaecol Can. (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)

Dr. H Yang, Dr. A Pidgorna, Dr. Mona Loutfy, and Dr. Paul Shuen
… authors of Effects of interruptions of controlled-rate freezing on the viability of umbilical cord blood stem cells. Transfusion (PubMed)