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Papers Published on Foundation Funded Projects - 2015




Women's values and preferences for thromboprophylaxis during pregnancy: a comparison of direct-choice and decision analysis using patient specific utilities

Bates, S.M.

Thromb Res. 2015 Aug;136(2):341-7

Radiograph-negative lateral ankle injuries in children: occult growth plate fracture or sprain?

Boutis, K.

JAMA Pediatr. 2016 Jan 4;170(1):e154114

Normal values for segmental bioimpedance spectroscopy in pediatric patients

Brandão, L.R.

PLoS One. 2015 Apr 13;10(4):e0126268

Effect of whole-body vibration on calcaneal quantitative ultrasound measurements in postmenopausal women: a randomized controlled trial

Cheung, A.M.

Calcif Tissue Int. 2014 Dec;95(6):547-56

Postoperative sleep-disordered breathing in patients without preoperative sleep apnea

Chung, F.
Shapiro, C.M.

Anesth Analg. 2015 Jun;120(6):1214-24

Genetics of chronic post-surgical pain: a crucial step toward personal pain medicine

Clarke, H.

Can J Anaesth. 2015 Mar;62(3):294-303

Preventive analgesia and novel strategies for the prevention of chronic post-surgical pain

Clarke, H.

Drugs. 2015 Mar;75(4):339-51

Probiotics: prevention of severe pneumonia and endotracheal colonization trial – PROSPECT: protocol for a feasibility randomized pilot trial

Cook, D.J.

Pilot and Feasibility Studies (2015) 1:19

Poor functional recovery after delirium is associated with other geriatric syndromes and additional illnesses

Dasgupta, M.

Int Psychogeriatr. 2014 Dec 18:1-10. [Epub ahead of print]

Quality of life instruments for skull base pathology: systematic review and methodologic appraisal

de Almeida, J.R.
Vescan, A.D.

Head Neck. 2013 Sep;35(9):1221-31

Physical morbidity by surgical approach and tumor location in skull base surgery

de Almeida, J.R.
Vescan, A.D.

Head Neck. 2013 Apr;35(4):493-9

Exploration of withdrawal of life-sustaining therapy in Canadian intensive care units

Dhanani, S.

J Intensive Care Med. 2015 Feb 12. [Epub ahead of print]

A randomised comparison between ultrasound and nerve stimulation for infraclavicular catheter placement

Dhir, S.

Anaesthesia. 2016 Feb;71(2):198-204

Properties of serial ultrasound clinical diagnostic pathway in suspected appendicitis and related computed tomography use

Doria, A.S.
Schuh, S.

Acad Emerg Med. 2015 Apr;22(4):406-14

Use of a daily goals checklist for morning ICU rounds: a mixed-methods study

Duan, E.H.
Centofanti, J.E.
Cook, D.J.

Crit Care Med. 2014 Aug;42(8):1797-803

Microbial source tracking and spatial analysis of E. coli contaminated private well waters in southeastern Ontario

Evans, G.

J Water Health. 2014 Jun;12(2):348-57

Human severe sepsis cytokine mixture increases β2-integrin-dependent polymorphonuclear leukocyte adhesion to cerebral microvascular endothelial cells in vitro

Fraser, D.D.
Cepinskas, G.

Crit Care. 2015 Apr 7;19:149

Pretreatment of human cerebrovascular endothelial cells with CO-releasing molecule-3 interferes with JNK/AP-1 signaling and suppresses LPS-induced proadhesive phenotype

Fraser, D.D.
Cepinskas, G.

Microcirculation. 2015 Jan;22(1):28-36

Traumatic injury elicits JNK-mediated human astrocyte retraction in vitro

Fraser, D.D.
Cepinskas, G.

Neuroscience. 2014 Aug 22;274:1-10

Comparison of isotonic and hypotonic intravenous maintenance fluids: a randomized clinical trial

Friedman, J.N.

JAMA Pediatr. 2015 May;169(5):445-51

Comparative evaluation of the visibility and block characteristics of a stimulating needle and catheter vs an echogenic needle and catheter for sciatic nerve block with a low-frequency ultrasound probe

Ganapathy, S.

Br J Anaesth. 2015 Dec;115(6):912-9

Intraplacental villous artery resistance indices and identification of placenta-mediated diseases

Garbedian, K.
Gruslin, A.

J Perinatol. 2015 Oct;35(10):793-8

Socioeconomic status, sex, age and access to medications for COPD in Ontario, Canada

Gershon, A.

COPD. 2015 Dec;12(6):668-79

Trends in pulmonary function testing before noncardiothoracic surgery

Gershon, A.

JAMA Intern Med. 2015 Aug;175(8):1410-2

Mortality trends in women and men with COPD in Ontario, Canada, 1996-2012

Gershon, A.

Thorax. 2015 Feb;70(2):121-6

Quality of asthma care under different primary care models in Canada: a population-based study

Gershon, A.S.

BMC Fam Pract. 2015 Feb 14;16:19

Combination long-acting β-agonists and inhaled corticosteroids compared with long-acting β-agonists alone in older adults with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Gershon, A.

JAMA. 2014 Sep 17;312(11):1114-21

Prophylactic antibiotic regimens in tumour surgery (PARITY): a pilot multicentre randomised controlled trial

Ghert, M.
Bhandari, M.

Bone Joint Res. 2015 Sep;4(9):154-62

Repeated treatment with bone marrow cell secretory products maintains long-term renoprotection in experimental chronic kidney disease: a placebo-controlled trial

Gilbert, R.E.

Can J Kidney Health Dis. 2015 Nov 14;2:44

Combination of morphine with nortriptyline for neuropathic pain

Gilron, I.

Pain. 2015 Aug; 156(8):1440-1448

TRPV4 is required for hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction

Goldenberg, N.M.

Anesthesiology. 2015 Jun;122(6):1338-48

TRPV4: physiological role and therapeutic potential in respiratory diseases

Goldenberg, N.M.

Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol. 2014 Oct 24. [Epub ahead of print]

Lung-protective ventilation in the operating room: time to implement?

Goldenberg, N.M.

Anesthesiology. 2014 Jul;121(1):184-8

Measuring diaphragm thickness with ultrasound in mechanically ventilated patients: feasibility, reproducibility and validity

Goligher, E.C.
Ferguson, N.D.

Intensive Care Med. 2015 Apr;41(4):734

Editorial: Brain injury as a neurodegenerative disorder

Green, R.E.A.

Front Hum Neurosci. 2016 Jan 5;9:615

Nasal nitric oxide as a marker of sinus mucosal health in patients with nasal polyposis

Grewal, A.S.
Lee, J.M.

Int Forum Allergy Rhinol. 2015 Oct;5(10):894-9

Interrater agreement for critical care EEG terminology

Hahn, C.D.

Epilepsia. 2014 Sep;55(9):1366-73

A phase-based electrical plethysmography approach to bladder volume measurement

Hassouna, M.M.

Ann Biomed Eng. 2015 Jul 30. [Epub ahead of print]

Child Neurology: pediatric seizures with hyaline astrocytic inclusions

Hazrati, L.
Hawkins, C.E.

Neurology. 2013 Jul 16;81(3):e14-6

Reversal of insular and microstructural nerve abnormalities following effective surgical treatment for trigeminal neuralgia

Hodaie, M.
Davis, K.D.

Pain. 2015 Jun;156(6):1112-23

Pilot of three objective markers of physical health and chemotherapy toxicity in older adults

Hsu, T.
Leighl, N.

Curr Oncol. 2015 Dec;22(6):385-91

The influence of a concurrent cognitive task on lower limb reaction time among stroke survivors with right- or left-hemiplegia

Ismail, F.

Top Stroke Rehabil. 2015 Oct;22(5):342-8

Comparison of foot pedal reaction time among patients with right or left hemiplegia and able-bodied controls

Ismail, F.

Top Stroke Rehabil. 2013 Nov-Dec; 20(6):500-8

Seminal plasma as a diagnostic fluid for male reproductive system disorders

Jarvi, K.

Nat Rev Urol. 2014 May;11(5):278-88

Differential diagnosis of azoospermia with proteomic biomarkers ECM1 and TEX101 quantified in seminal plasma

Jarvi, K.

Sci Transl Med. 2013 Nov 20; 5(212):212ra160

Equivalent fall risk in elderly patients on hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis

Jassal, S.V.

Perit Dial Int. 2016 1-2;36(1):67-70

Evaluating the impact of a Canadian national anatomy and radiology contouring boot camp for radiation oncology residents

Jaswal, J.
Palma, D.A.

Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2015 Mar 15;91(4):701-7

Palmitate differentially regulates the polarization of differentiating and differentiated macrophages

Jeschke, M.G.

Immunology. 2016 Jan;147(1):82-96

Reliable scar scoring system to assess photographs of burn patients

Jeschke, M.G.

J Surg Res. 2015 Dec;199(2):688-97

Predictive value of IL-8 for sepsis and severe infections after burn injury: a clinical study

Jeschke, M.G.

Shock. 2015 Mar;43(3):222-7

Healthcare costs of burn patients from homes without fire sprinklers

Jeschke, M.G.

J Burn Care Res. 2015 Jan-Feb;36(1):213-7

Stress induced insulin resistance in regards to cellular organelles, inflammasome and inflammation and lipids

Jeschke, M.G.

Mol Biol 2014; 3(1):1000e114

Lower monoamine oxidase-A total distribution volume in impulsive and violent male offenders with antisocial personality disorder and high psychopathic traits: an [(11)C] harmine positron emission tomography study

Kolla, N.J.
Meyer, J.H.

Neuropsychopharmacology. 2015 Oct; 40(11):2596-603

Elevated monoamine oxidase-A distribution volume in borderline personality disorder is associated with severity across mood symptoms, suicidality, and cognition

Kolla, N.J.
Meyer, J.H.

Biol Psychiatry. 2014 Dec 16. pii: S0006-3223(14)00987-1

Permissive hypercapnia: what to remember

Laffey, J.G.

Curr Opin Anaesthesiol. 2015 Feb;28(1):26-37

Regional cerebral arterial transit time hemodynamics correlate with vascular risk factors and cognitive function in men with coronary artery disease

Lanctôt, K.L.
Herrmann, N.

AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2015 Feb;36(2):295-301

Radial head implant diameter: A biomechanical assessment of the forgotten dimension

Lanting, B.A.
King, G.J.W.

Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon). 2015 Jun; 30(5):444-7

The effect of radial head implant length on radiocapitellar articular properties and load transfer within the forearm

Lanting, B.A.
King, G.J.W.

J Orthop Trauma. 2014 Jun;28(6):348-53

The effect of excision of the radial head and metallic radial head replacement on the tension in the interosseous membrane

Lanting, B.A.
King, G.J.W.

Bone Joint J. 2013 Oct;95-B(10):1383-7

Influenza-induced priming and leak of human lung microvascular endothelium upon exposure to Staphylococcus aureus

Lee, W.L.

Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2015 Oct; 53(4):459-70

The Tie2-agonist Vasculotide rescues mice from influenza virus infection

Lee, W.L.

Sci Rep. 2015 Jun 5;5:11030

Sodium channel inhibitors reduce DMPK mRNA and protein

MacKenzie, A.

Clin Transl Sci. 2015 Aug;8(4):298-304

Soft tissue oxygenation and risk of mortality (STORM): an early marker of critical illness?

Murkin, J.M.
Mele, T.

J Crit Care. 2015 Apr;30(2):315-20

High-flow nasal cannulae are associated with increased diaphragm activation compared with nasal continuous positive airway pressure in preterm infants

Nasef, N.
Ng, E.

Acta Paediatr. 2015 Aug;104(8):e337-43

Economic evaluation of web-based compared with in-person follow-up after total joint arthroplasty

Naudie, D.

J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2014 Nov 19; 96(22):1910-6

Model of interactive clinical supervision in acute care environments. Balancing patient care and teaching

Piquette, D.

Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2015 Apr;12(4):498-504

Creating learning momentum through overt teaching interactions during real acute care episodes

Piquette, D.

Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract. 2015 Oct;20(4):903-14

Lactation support and breastfeeding duration in jaundiced infants: a randomized controlled trial

Pound, C.M.

PLoS One. 2015 Mar 6;10(3):e0119624

Proper placement of the distal biceps tendon during repair improves supination strength--a biomechanical analysis

Prud`homme-Foster, M.
Papp, S.

J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2015 Apr;24(4):527-32

Once is rarely enough: a population-based study of reoperations after postmastectomy breast reconstruction

Roberts, A.
Zhong, T.

Ann Surg Oncol. 2015 Oct;22(10):3302-7

Association of prior β-blocker use and the outcomes of patients with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest

Scales, D.C.

Am Heart J. 2015 Nov;170(5):1018-1024

Economic evaluations in the diagnosis and management of traumatic brain injury: a systematic review and analysis of quality

Scales, D.C.

Value Health. 2015 Jul;18(5):721-34

Improving use of targeted temperature management after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: a stepped wedge cluster randomized controlled trial

Scales, D.C.

Crit Care Med. 2015 May;43(5):954-64

Trends in short- and long-term survival among out-of-hospital cardiac arrest patients alive at hospital arrival

Scales, D.C.

Circulation. 2014 Nov 18;130(21):1883-90

Randomized control trial for evaluation of a hands-free pointer for surgical instruction during laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Schlachta, C.M.

Surg Endosc. 2015 Dec;29(12):3655-65

Hydrogen sulphide and the kidney: important roles in renal physiology and pathogenesis and treatment of kidney injury and disease

Sener, A.

Nitric Oxide. 2015 Apr 30;46:55-65

Hydrogen sulfide treatment ameliorates long-term renal dysfunction resulting from prolonged warm renal ischemia-reperfusion injury

Sener, A.

Can Urol Assoc J. 2014 May;8(5-6):E413-8

Diabetes self-management education improves medication utilization and retinopathy screening in the elderly

Shah, B.R.

Prim Care Diabetes. 2015 Nov 24. [Epub ahead of print]

Diabetes self-management education is not associated with a reduction in long-term diabetes complications: an effectiveness study in an elderly population

Shah, B.R.

J Eval Clin Pract. 2015 Aug;21(4):656-61

Sugars and obesity: is it the sugars or the calories?

Sievenpiper, J.L.

Nutrition Bulletin, 40, 88-96

Effect of replacing animal protein with plant protein on glycemic control in diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Sievenpiper, J.L.

Nutrients. 2015 Dec 1;7(12):9804-24

Sugar-sweetened beverage consumption and incident hypertension: a systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective cohorts

Sievenpiper, J.L.

Am J Clin Nutr. 2015 Oct;102(4):914-21

Effect of fructose on established lipid targets: a systematic review and meta-analysis of controlled feeding trials

Sievenpiper, J.L.

J Am Heart Assoc. 2015 Sep 10; 4(9):e001700

Fructose as a driver of diabetes: an incomplete view of the evidence

Sievenpiper, J.L.

Mayo Clin Proc. 2015 Jul;90(7):984-8

The ecologic validity of fructose feeding trials: supraphysiological feeding of fructose in human trials requires careful consideration when drawing conclusions on cardiometabolic risk

Sievenpiper, J.L.

Front Nutr. 2015 May 6;2:12

A qualitative study of the variable effects of audit and feedback in the ICU

Sinuff, T.
Muscedere, J.
Scales, D.C.

BMJ Qual Saf. 2015 Jun;24(6):393-9

Suicide in the oldest old: an observational study and cluster analysis

Sinyor, M.
Schaffer, A.

Int J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2016 Jan;31(1):33-40

Suicide in schizophrenia: an observational study of coroner records in Toronto

Sinyor, M.
Schaffer, A.

J Clin Psychiatry. 2015 Jan;76(1):e98-103

Effect of infection with transmissible strains of Pseudomonas aeruginosa on lung transplantation outcomes in patients with cystic fibrosis

Srour, N.
Aaron, S.D.

J Heart Lung Transplant. 2015 Apr;34(4):588-93

Isolation of neural stem/progenitor cells from the periventricular region of the adult rat and human spinal cord

Tator, C.H.

J Vis Exp. 2015 May 14;(99):e52732

Emergency department management of syncope: need for standardization and improved risk stratification

Thiruganasambandamoorthy, V.
Stiell, I.G.

Intern Emerg Med. 2015 Aug;10(5):619-27

Integrating cortisol and isotopic analyses of archeological hair: reconstructing individual experiences of health and stress

Van Uum, S.

Am J Phys Anthropol. 2015 Apr;156(4):577-94

Integrating cortisol and isotopic analyses of archaeological hair: elucidating juvenile ante-mortem stress and behavior

Van Uum, S.

International Journal of Paleopathology. Volume 9, June 2015, 28-37

Insulin sensitivity affects corticolimbic brain responses to visual food cues in polycystic ovary syndrome patients

Van Vugt, D.A.

Horm Mol Biol Clin Investig. 2015 Nov 1;24(2):101-15

A pilot evaluation of the role of bracing in stable thoracolumbar burst fractures without neurological deficit

Wai, E.K.

J Spinal Disord Tech. 2014 Oct;27(7):370-5

Changing incidence and outcomes following dialysis-requiring acute kidney injury among critically ill adults: a population-based cohort study

Wald, R.

Am J Kidney Dis. 2014 Dec 17. [Epub ahead of print]

The surgical management of upper tract stone disease among spinal cord-injured patients

Welk, B.
Herschorn, S.

Spinal Cord. 2013 Jun;51(6):457-60

Frontotemporal correlates of impulsivity and machine learning in retired professional athletes with a history of multiple concussions

Wennberg, R.
Tator, C.H.

Brain Struct Funct. 2015 Feb 27. [Epub ahead of print]

Erythropoietin and glucose homeostasis in women at varying degrees of future diabetic risk

Woo, M.
Retnakaran, R.

J Diabetes Complications. 2015 Jan-Feb;29(1):26-31