Recent Publications

Below is a list of recent publications by members of the SREMI team:

  1. McLeod SL, McCarron J, Ahmed T, Grewal K, Mittmann N, Scott S, Ovens H, Garay J, Bullard M, Rowe BH, Dreyer J, Borgundvaag B. Interrater Reliability, Accuracy, and Triage Time Pre- and Post-implementation of a Real-Time Electronic Triage Decision-Support Tool. Ann Emerg Med. 2019 Sep 26. pii: S0196-0644(19)30665-1. doi: 10.1016/j. annemergmed.2019.07.048. [Epub ahead of print]  
  2. Ovens H. What would Osler do? CJEM. 2019 Sep;21(5):567-568.  
  3. Villa-Roel C, Borgundvaag B, Majumdar SR, Emond M, Campbell S, Sivilotti M, Abu-Laban RB, Stiell IG, Aaron SD, Senthilselvan A, Rowe BH; AIR Investigators. Reasons and outcomes for patients receiving ICS/LABA agents prior to, and one month after, emergency department presentations for acute asthma. J Asthma. 2019 Sep;56(9):985-994.  
  4. Rojas-Luengas V, Seaton B, Dainty K, McLeod S, Varner C. The emergency department experience of patients with early pregnancy complications: A qualitative study. CJEM. 2019 Sep 16:1-5. doi: 10.1017/cem.2019.398. [Epub ahead of print]  
  5. Lee JS, Tong T, Tierney MC, Kiss A, Chignell M. Predictive Ability of a Serious Game to Identify Emergency Patients With Unrecognized Delirium. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2019 Jul 29.  
  6. Boucher V, Lamontagne ME, Nadeau A, Carmichael PH, Yadav K, Voyer P, Pelletier M, Gouin É, Daoust R, Berthelot S, Morin M, Lemire S, Minh Vu TT, Lee J, Émond M. Unrecognized Incident Delirium in Older Emergency Department Patients. J Emerg Med. 2019 Jul 25. pii: S0736-4679(19)30419-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2019.05.024. [Epub ahead of print] 
  7. Boucher V, Lamontagne ME, Lee J, Carmichael PH, Déry J, Émond M. Acceptability of older patients’ self-assessment in the Emergency Department (ACCEPTED)-a randomised cross-over pilot trial. Age Ageing. 2019 Jul 12. pii: afz084. doi: 10.1093/ageing/afz084. [Epub ahead of print] 
  8. Henderson CY, Abdel-Galil R, Woo MY, Lee JS, Papp S, Madden S, Lui A. Improving care for elderly patients with hip fracture: interdisciplinary collaboration in regional analgesia. Can J Anaesth. 2019 Jul;66(7):845-846. doi: 10.1007/ s12630-019-01362-3. Epub 2019 Apr 8  
  9. Glicksman R, McLeod SL, Thomas J, Varner C. Services for emergency department patients experiencing early pregnancy complications: A survey of Ontario hospitals. CJEM. 2019 Jun 14:1-6.  
  10. Cheskes S, Wudwud A, Turner L, McLeod SL, Summers J, Morrison LJ, Verbeek PR. The impact of double sequential external defibrillation on termination of refractory ventricular fibrillation during out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Resuscitation. 2019 Jun;139:275-281.  
  11. Hawrylyshyn K, McLeod SL, Thomas J, Varner C. Methotrexate for the treatment of unruptured tubal ectopic pregnancy. CJEM. 2019 May;21(3):391-394  
  12. Grewal K, Sutradhar R, Krzyzanowska MK, Redelmeier DA, Atzema CL. The association of continuity of care and cancer centre affiliation with outcomes among patients with cancer who require emergency department care. CMAJ. 2019 Apr 23;191(16):E436-E445.  
  13. Nosrati R, Lin S, Mohindra R, Ramadeen A, Toronov V, Dorian P. Study of the Effects of Epinephrine on Cerebral Oxygenation and Metabolism During Cardiac Arrest and Resuscitation by Hyperspectral Near-Infrared Spectroscopy. Crit Care Med. 2019 Apr;47(4):e349-e357.  
  14. Innes GD, Sivilotti MLA, Ovens H, McLelland K, Dukelow A, Kwok E, Chopra A, Cheng I, Kalla D, Mackinnon D, Kim Sing C, Barclay N, Ross T, Chochinov A. Emergency overcrowding and access block: A smaller problem than we think. CJEM. 2019 Mar;21(2):177-185. 
  15. Argintaru N, Quinn KL, Chartier LB, Lee J, Hannam P, O’Connor E, Steinberg L, Ovens H, McGowan M, Vaillancourt S. Perceived barriers and facilitators to goals of care discussions in the emergency department: A descriptive analysis of the views of emergency medicine physicians and residents. CJEM. 2019 Mar;21(2):211-218.  
  16. Lee DS, Lee JS, Schull MJ, Borgundvaag B, Edmonds ML, Ivankovic M, McLeod SL, Dreyer JF, Sabbah S, Levy PD, O’Neill T, Chong A, Stukel TA, Austin PC, Tu JV. Prospective Validation of the Emergency Heart Failure Mortality Risk Grade for Acute Heart Failure. Circulation. 2019 Feb 26;139(9):1146-1156 
  17. Brignardello-Petersen R, Murad MH, Walter SD, McLeod SL, Carrasco-Labra A, Rochwerg B, Schünemann HJ, Tomlinson G, Guyatt GH; GRADE Working Group. GRADE approach to rate the certainty from a network meta-analysis: avoiding spurious judgments of imprecision in sparse networks. J Clin Epidemiol. 2019 Jan;105:60-67.  
  18. Mohindra R, Patel M, Lin S. A new paradigm of resuscitation: Perfusion-guided cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Resuscitation. 2019 Feb;135:230-231. 
  19. Gravel J, LeBlanc C, Varner C. Management of priapism with a trial of exercise in the emergency department. CJEM. 2019 Jan;21(1):150-153.
  20. Hawrylyshyn K, McLeod SL, Thomas J, Varner C. Ectopic pregnancy outcomes in patients discharged from the emergency department. CJEM. 2019 Jan;21(1):71-74. 
  21. Penciner R. The promotion dilemma for clinician teachers. CJEM. 2019 Jan;21(1):18-20.
  22. Stiell IG, Perry JJ, Clement CM, Brison RJ, Rowe BH, Aaron SD, McRae AD, Borgundvaag B, Calder LA, Forster AJ, Brinkhurst J, Wells GA. Clinical validation of a risk scale for serious outcomes among patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease managed in the emergency department. CMAJ. 2018 Dec 3;190(48):E1406-E1413.  
  23. McDonald CM, West S, Dushenski D, Lapinsky SE, Soong C, van den Broek K, Ashby M, Wilde-Friel G, Kan C, McIntyre M, Morris A. Sepsis now a priority: a quality improvement initiative for early sepsis recognition and care. Int J Qual Health Care. 2018 Dec 1;30(10):802-809.  
  24. Thompson C, McLeod SL, Perelman V, Lee S, Carver S, Dear T, Borgundvaag B. Evaluation of a Web-based Educational Program to Teach the Identification and Management of Alcohol Withdrawal in the Emergency Department. AEM Educ Train. 2018 Nov 20;3(1):50-57.  
  25. Ringer T, Dougherty M, McQuown C, Melady D, Ouchi K, Southerland LT, Hogan TM; Academy of Geriatric Emergency Medicine. White Paper-Geriatric Emergency Medicine Education: Current State, Challenges, and Recommendations to Enhance the Emergency Care of Older Adults. AEM Educ Train. 2018 Nov 12;2(Suppl 1):S5-S16.  
  26. Thompson C, Brienza VJM, Sandre A, Caine S, Borgundvaag B, McLeod SL. Risk factors associated with acute inhospital delirium for patients diagnosed with a hip fracture in the emergency department. CJEM. 2018 Nov;20(6):911- 919.  
  27. Huang S, Martin LJ, Yeh CH, Chin A, Murray H, Sanderson WB, Mohindra R, Chan TM, Thoma B. The effect of an infographic promotion on research dissemination and readership: A randomized controlled trial. CJEM. 2018 Nov;20(6):826-833.  
  28. Tillmann BW, Klingel ML, McLeod SL, Anderson S, Haddara W, Parry NG. The impact of delayed critical care outreach team activation on in-hospital mortality and other patient outcomes: a historical cohort study. Can J Anaesth. 2018 Nov;65(11):1210-1217.