Funded Research Outcomes

Papers Published on Foundation Funded Projects - 2012




Treatment of Aspergillus fumigatus in Patients with Cystic Fibrosis: A Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Pilot Study

Aaron, S.D.
Ratjen, F.

PLoS One,

Reconstruction of the coronoid using an extended prosthesis: an in vitro biomechanical study

Alolabi, B.
King, G.J.

J Shoulder Elbow Surg, 2011 Jul 20. [Epub ahead of print]

The psychiatric manifestations of mitochondrial disorders: a case and review of the literature

Anglin, R.E.
Rosebush, P.I.

J Clin Psychiatry, 2012 Apr;73(4):506-12

Psychiatric symptoms correlate with metabolic indices in the hippocampus and cingulate in patients with mitochondrial disorders

Anglin, R.E.
Rosebush, P.I.

Transl Psychiatry, 2012 Nov 13;2:e187

The Psychiatric Presentation of Mitochondrial Disorders in Adults

Anglin, R.E.
Rosebush, P.I.

J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci, 2012 Sep 1;24(4):394-409

Decreased frontal lobe gray matter perfusion in cognitively impaired patients with secondary-progressive multiple sclerosis detected by the bookend technique

Aviv, R.

AJNR Am J Neuroradiol, 2012 Oct;33(9):1779-85

Robust perfusion deficits in cognitively impaired patients with secondary-progressive multiple sclerosis

Aviv, R.

AJNR Am J Neuroradiol, 2012 Jun 14. [Epub ahead of print]

Epidermal growth factor-like domain 7 suppresses intercellular adhesion molecule 1 expression in response to hypoxia/ reoxygenation injury in human coronary artery endothelial cells

Badiwala, M.V.
Rao, V.

Circulation, 2010 Sep 14;122(11 Suppl): S156-61

Epidermal growth factor-like domain 7 is a novel inhibitor of neutrophil adhesion to coronary artery endothelial cells injured by calcineurin inhibition

Badiwala, M.V.
Rao, V.

Circulation, 2011 Sep 13;124(11 Suppl): S197-203.

Central coordination as an alternative for local coordination in a multicenter randomized controlled trial: the FAITH trial experience

Bhandari, M.

Trials, 2012 Jan 8;13:5

Expression of genes encoding smooth muscle contractile proteins in vaginal tissue of women with and without pelvic organ prolapse

Bortolini, M.A.T.
Alarab, M.

Neurourol Urodyn, 31(1):109-14, 2012

Effect of 12 months of whole-body vibration therapy on bone density and structure in postmenopausal women: a randomized trial

Cheung, A.M.

Ann Intern Med, 2011 Nov 15;155(10):668-79, W205

Elimination of preoperative testing in ambulatory surgery

Chung, F.

Anesth Analg, 2009 Feb;108(2):467-75

Health effects of identifying patients with undiagnosed obstructive sleep apnea in the preoperative clinic: a follow-up study

Chung, F.

Can J Anaesth, 2012 Jun;59(6):544-555

High STOP-Bang score indicates a high probability of obstructive sleep apnoea

Chung, F.

Br J Anaesth, 2012 May;108(5):768-75

Pulmonary bacterial communities in surgically resected noncystic fibrosis bronchiectasis lungs are similar to those in cystic fibrosis

Cunningham, K.S.
Hwang, D.M.

Pulm Med, 2012;2012:746358. Epub 2012 Feb 8

Low flow-mediated constriction occurs in the radial but not the brachial artery in healthy pregnant and nonpregnant women

Davies, G.A.L.

J Appl Physiol, 2010 May;108(5):1097-105

Modification of angiogenic factors by regular and acute exercise during pregnancy

Davies, G.A.L.

J Appl Physiol, 2010 May;108(5):1217-23

Brachial artery flow-mediated dilation is not affected by pregnancy or regular exercise participation

Davies, G.A.L.

Clin Sci (Lond), 2011 Oct;121(8):355-65

Proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy of the motor cortex in cervical myelopathy

Duggal, N.

Brain, 135(Pt 2):461-468, 2012

Immunoglobulin G: a potential treatment to attenuate neuroinflammation following spinal cord injury

Fehlings, M.G.

J Clin Immunol, 2010 May;30 Suppl 1:S109-12

Evaluation of a clinical dehydration scale in children requiring intravenous rehydration

Freedman, S.B.

Pediatrics, 2012 Apr 23. [Epub ahead of print]

Comparing peak and submaximal cardiorespiratory responses during field walking tests with incremental cycle ergometry in COPD

Goldstein, R.

Respirology, 2012 Feb;17(2):278-84

Defining the relationship between average daily energy expenditure and field-based walking tests and aerobic reserve in COPD

Goldstein, R.

Chest, 2012 Feb;141(2):406-12

WikiBuild: a new online collaboration process for multistakeholder tool development and consensus building

Gupta, S.
Straus, S.E.

J Med Internet Res, 13(4):e108, 2011

Predictors of nonconvulsive seizures among critically ill children

Hahn, C.

Epilepsia, 52(11):1973-8, 2011

Effect of oxygen affinity on systemic perfusion and brain tissue oxygen tension after extreme hemodilution with hemoglobin-starch conjugates in rats

Hare, G.M.T.

Intensive Care Med, 2009 Nov; 35(11):1925-33

Functional disability 5 years after acute respiratory distress syndrome

Herridge, M.S.
Cheung, A.M.

N Engl J Med, 2011 Apr 7;364(14):1293-304

Self-reported symptoms of depression and memory dysfunction in survivors of ARDS

Herridge, M.S.
Cheung, A.M.

Chest, 2009 Mar;135(3):678-87

Tractography delineates microstructural changes in the trigeminal nerve after focal radiosurgery for trigeminal neuralgia

Hodaie, M.

PLoS One, 2012; 7(3):e32745. Epub 2012 Mar 6

Handover patterns: an observational study of critical care physicians

Ilan, R.

BMC Health Serv Res, 12:11, 2012

Tests of neuromuscular function are associated with fractures in patients with chronic kidney disease

Jamal, S.A.

Nephrol Dial Transplant, 2011 Nov 18. [Epub ahead of print]

Bone mineral density by DXA and HR pQCT can discriminate fracture status in men and women with stages 3 to 5 chronic kidney disease

Jamal, S.A.

Osteoporos Int, 2012 Feb 2. [Epub ahead of print]

Analysis of seminal plasma from patients with non-obstructive azoospermia and identification of candidate biomarkers of male infertility

Jarvi, K.A.

J Proteome Res, 2012 Mar 2;11(3):1503-11

Characterization of the seminal plasma proteome in men with prostatitis by mass spectrometry

Jarvi, K.A.

Clin Proteomics, 2012 Feb 6;9(1):2

Verification of male infertility biomarkers in seminal plasma by multiplex selected reaction monitoring assay

Jarvi, K.A.

Mol Cell Proteomics, 2011 Dec; 10(12):M110.004127

Proteomic analysis of seminal plasma from normal volunteers and post-vasectomy patients identifies over 2000 proteins and candidate biomarkers of the urogenital system

Jarvi, K.A.

J Proteome Res, 2011 Mar 4;10(3):941-53

Burn size and survival probability in paediatric patients in modern burn care: a prospective observational cohort study

Jeschke, M.G.

Lancet, 2012 Mar 17;379(9820):1013-21

Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: prevalence in skin and soft tissue infections at emergency departments in the Greater Toronto Area and associated risk factors

Katz, K.C.
McGeer, A.J.

CJEM, 11(5):439-46, 2009

The natural history of pelvic vein thrombosis on magnetic resonance venography after vaginal delivery

Khalil, H.
Rodger, M.

Am J Obstet Gynecol, 2012 Jan 13 epub

A blinded, randomized controlled trial to evaluate ketamine/propofol versus ketamine alone for procedural sedation in children

Lehnhardt, K.
Shah, A.

Ann Emerg Med, 57(5):425-33.e2, 2011

Haploinsufficiency of a spliceosomal GTPase encoded by EFTUD2 causes mandibulofacial dysostosis with microcephaly

Lines, M.A.
Boycott, K.M.

Am J Hum Genet, 90(2):369-77, 2012

Effect of fish oil supplementation on graft patency and cardiovascular events among patients with new synthetic arteriovenous hemodialysis grafts: a randomized controlled trial

Lok, C.E.
Moist, L.

JAMA, 2012 May 2;307(17):1809-16

Cough variant asthma: lessons learned from deep inspirations

Lougheed, M.D.

Lung, 2012 Feb;190(1):17-22

Compared with dual nerve stimulation, ultrasound guidance shortens the time for infraclavicular block performance

McCartney, C.J.
Chan, V.W.S.

Can J Anaesth, 56(11):812-8, 2009

Functional electrical stimulation therapy for grasping in traumatic incomplete spinal cord injury: randomized control trial

McGillivray, C.
Popovic, M.R.

Artif Organs, 2011 Mar;35(3):212-6

Spontaneous EEG-functional MRI in mesial temporal lobe epilepsy: implications for the neural correlates of consciousness

Mirsattari, S.M.

Epilepsy Research and Treatment, vol. 2012, Article ID 385626, 10 pages

Cortical reorganization following anterior temporal lobectomy in patients with temporal lobe epilepsy

Mirsattari, S.M.

Neurology, 2009 Aug 18;73(7):518-25

The laboratory impact of changing syphilis screening from the rapid-plasma reagin to a treponemal enzyme immunoassay: a case-study from the Greater Toronto Area

Mishra, S.
Mazzulli, T.

Sex Transm Dis, 38(3):190-6, 2011

Telehealth Ontario detection of gastrointestinal illness outbreaks

Moore, K.M.

Can J Public Health, 2009 Jul-Aug; 100(4):253-7

Development and usability of a behavioural marking system for performance assessment of obstetrical teams

Morgan, P.J.

Qual Saf Health Care, 2009 Oct;18(5):393-6

A biomechanical assessment of soft-tissue damage in the cervical spine following a unilateral facet injury

Nadeau, M.
Bailey, C.S.

J Bone Joint Surg Am 2012; 94:e156(1-6)

Direct quantification of breast dose during coronary CT angiography and evaluation of dose reduction strategies

Paul, N.S.
Rogalla, P.

AJR Am J Roentgenol, 2011 Feb; 196(2):W152-8

The influence of chest wall tissue composition in determining image noise during cardiac CT

Paul, N.S.

AJR Am J Roentgenol, 2011 Dec; 197(6):1328-34

Toronto Rehabilitation Institute - Hand function test: assessment of gross motor function in individuals with spinal cord injury

Popovic, M.R.

Topics Spinal Cord Injury Rehab, 2012; 18(2):167-186

Vitamin B-12 and neural tube defects: the Canadian experience

Ray, J.G.

Am J Clin Nutr, 2009 Feb;89(2):697S-701S

New thinking about postoperative hypoalbuminemia: a hypothesis of occult protein-losing enteropathy

Redelmeier, D.A.

Open Med, 2009;3(4):e215-9

Effect of local anaesthetic volume (20 vs 5 ml) on the efficacy and respiratory consequences of ultrasound-guided interscalene brachial plexus block

Riazi, S.
McCartney, C.J.L.

Br J Anaesth, 2008 Oct;101(4):549-56

Predicting postresection hydrocephalus in pediatric patients with posterior fossa tumors

Riva-Cambrin, J.
Drake, J.M.

J Neurosurg Pediatr, 2009 May;3(5):378-85

A distinct microvascular endothelial gene expression profile in severe IUGR placentas

Roggensack, A.M.
Kingdom, J.C.P.

Placenta, 33(4):285-93, 2012

Biological specimens for community-based surveillance studies: method of recruitment matters

Salvadori, M.

Survey Research Methods, 5(3):117-124, 2011

A cost effectiveness analysis of omitting radiography in diagnosis of acute bronchiolitis

Schuh, S.

Pediatr Pulmonol, 2009 Feb;44(2):122-7

The impact of diabetes education on blood glucose self-monitoring among older adults

Shah, B.

J Eval Clin Pract, 16(4):790-3, 2010

BODE index and quality of life in advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease before and after lung transplantation

Singer, L.G.

J Heart Lung Transplant, 2011 Dec;30(12):1334-41

When do the aminotransferases rise after acute acetaminophen overdose?

Sivilotti, M.L.A.

Clin Toxicol (Phila), 2010 Oct;48(8):787-92

Multiplying the serum aminotransferase by the acetaminophen concentration to predict toxicity following overdose

Sivilotti, M.L.A.

Clin Toxicol (Phila), 2010 Oct;48(8):793-9

Comparison of the 20-hour intravenous and 72-hour oral acetylcysteine protocols for the treatment of acute acetaminophen poisoning

Sivilotti, M.L.A.

Ann Emerg Med, 2009 Oct;54(4):606-14

Cost-effectiveness of transdermal nitroglycerin use for preterm labor

Smith, G.N.

Value Health, 2011 Mar-Apr;14(2):240-6

Effects of chronic carbon monoxide exposure on fetal growth and development in mice

Smith, G.N.

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth, 2011 Dec 14;11:101

Chornicity and complexity: is what’s good for the diseases always good for the patients?

Upshur, R.E.G.

Can Fam Physician, 54(12):1655-8, 2008

Trends in health services utilization, medication use, and health conditions among older adults: a 2-year retrospective chart review in a primary care practice

Upshur, R.E.G.

BMC Health Serv Res, 9:217, 2009

Measuring change in health status of older adults at the population level: the transition probability model

Upshur, R.E.G.

BMC Health Serv Res, 10:306, 2010

The out-of-hospital validation of the Canadian C-Spine Rule by paramedics

Vaillancourt, C.
Stiell, I.G.

Ann Emerg Med, 2009 Nov;54(5):663-671

Incidence of potentially avoidable urgent readmissions and their relation to all-cause urgent readmissions

van Walraven, C.
Forster, A.J.

CMAJ, 2011 Oct 4;183(14):E1067-72

Nocturnal haemodialysis is associated with improved vascular smooth muscle cell biology

Verma, S.
Christopher Chan, C.

Nephrol Dial Transplant, 24(12):3867-71, 2009

Recent oral contraceptive use and adverse birth outcomes

Wen, S.W.
Walker, M.C.

Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol, 2009 May;144(1):40-3

Estimating GFR using serum beta trace protein: accuracy and validation in kidney transplant and pediatric populations

White, C.A.
Knoll, G.A.

Kidney Int, 2009 Oct;76(7):784-91