June 2015 Research and Publications

Recent Publications


Birtwhistle R, Barber D, Drummond N, Godwin M, Greiver M, Singer A, Lussier MT, Manca D, Natarajan N, Terry A, Wong S, Martin RE, Mangin D. Horses and buggies have some advantages over cars, but no one is turning back. Can Fam Physician. 2015 May;61(5):416-9.

Journal Articles

Brouwers MC, Makarski J, Kastner M, Hayden L, Bhattacharyya O and the GUIDE-M Research Team (Burgers JS, Chatterjee A, Cluzeau F, Alonso-Coello P, Durocher L, Fervers B, Florez ID, Gagliardi A, Graham ID, Grimshaw J, Hanna S, Kerkvliet K, Kho ME, Littlejohns P, Schunemann H, Straus S, Zitzelsberger L, Zwarenstein M). The Guideline Implementability Decision Excellence Model (GUIDE-M): a mixed methods approach to create an international resource to advance the practice guideline field. Implementation Science, 2015 Mar 15; 10 (36),

Loudon K, Treweek S, Sullivan F, Donnan P, Thorpe KE, Zwarenstein M. The PRECIS-2 tool: designing trials that are fit for purpose.  BMJ. 2015 May 8;350:h2147. doi: 10.1136/bmj.h2147.

Stewart M, B Ryan. Ecology of health care in Canada.  Can Fam Physician. 2015 May;61(5):449-53.

Rotteau L, Webster F, Salkeld E, Hellings C, Guttmann A, Vermeulen MJ, Bell RS, Zwarenstein M, Rowe BH, Nigam A, Schull MJ, ED Investigator Team.  Ontario's Emergency Department Process Improvement Program: The Experience of Implementation. Acad Emerg Med. 2015 May 20. 

Knight E, Stuckey MI, Prapavessis H, Petrella RJ. Public health guidelines for physical activity: is there an app for that? A review of android and apple app stores.  JMIR Mhealth Uhealth. 2015 May 21;3(2):e43.

Daskalopoulou SS, Rabi DM, Zarnke KB, Dasgupta K, Nerenberg K5, Cloutier L, Gelfer M, Lamarre-Cliche M, Milot A, Bolli P, McKay DW, Tremblay G, McLean D, Tobe SW, Ruzicka M, Burns KD, Vallée M, Ramesh Prasad GV, Lebel M, Feldman RD, Selby P, Pipe A, Schiffrin EL, McFarlane PA, Oh P, Hegele RA, Khara M, Wilson TW, Brian Penner S, Burgess E, Herman RJ, Bacon SL, Rabkin SW, Gilbert RE, Campbell TS, Grover S, Honos G, Lindsay P, Hill MD, Coutts SB, Gubitz G, Campbell NR, Moe GW, Howlett JG, Boulanger JM, Prebtani A, Larochelle P, Leiter LA, Jones C, Ogilvie RI, Woo V, Kaczorowski J, Trudeau L, Petrella RJ, Hiremath S, Stone JA, Drouin D, Lavoie KL, Hamet P, Fodor G, Grégoire JC, Fournier A, Lewanczuk R, Dresser GK, Sharma M, Reid D, Benoit G, Feber J, Harris KC, Poirier L, Padwal RS; Canadian Hypertension Education Program. The 2015 Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommendations for blood pressure measurement, diagnosis, assessment of risk, prevention, and treatment of hypertension. Can J Cardiol. 2015 May;31(5):549-68.

Resident Project Publications

 Journal Articles

Xi W, Dalal V. Impact of family medicine resident physicians on emergency department wait times and patients leaving without being seen. CJEM 2015;60(8): 726-8. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26087988 

 Conference Presentations

Adatia A. Grushka D, Bhimani M. Quality Assessment of Resident Charting in Emergency Departments. Poster presented at Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians; 2015 June 1: Edmonton AB.