2013 Publications

  1. O'Beirne M, Reid R, Zwicker K, Sterling P, Sokol E, Flemons W, Baker R, et al. The costs of developing, implementing, and operating a safety learning system in community practice. J Patient Saf. 2013 Dec;9(4):211-8.
  2. Seitz DP, Bell CM, Gill SS, et al. Risk of perioperative blood transfusions and postoperative complications associated with serotonergic antidepressants in older adults undergoing hip fracture surgery. J Clin Psychopharmacol. 2013 Dec;33(6):790-8.
  3. Jeffs L, Law MP, Straus S, Cardoso R, Lyons RF, Bell C. Defining quality outcomes for complex-care patients transitioning across the continuum using a structured panel process. BMJ Qual Saf. 2013 Dec;22(12):1014-24.
  4. Shojania KG. Conventional evaluations of improvement interventions: more trials or just more tribulations? BMJ Qual Saf. 2013 Nov;22(11):881-4.
  5. Jeffs L, Abramovich IA, Hayes C, Smith O, Tregunno D, Chan WH, Reeves S. Implementing an interprofessional patient safety learning initiative: insights from participants, project leads and steering committee members. BMJ Qual Saf. 2013 Nov;22(11):923-30.
  6. Leis JA, Gold WL, Daneman N, Shojania K, McGeer A. Downstream impact of urine cultures ordered without indication at two acute care teaching hospitals. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2013 Oct;34(10):1113-4.
  7. Wong BM, Imrie K. Why resident duty hours regulations must address attending physicians' workload. Acad Med. 2013 Sep;88(9):1209-11.
  8. Downar J, Rodin D, Barua R, Lejnieks B, Gudimella R, McCredie V, Hayes C, Steel A. Rapid response teams, do not resuscitate orders, and potential opportunities to improve end-of-life care: a multicentre retrospective study. J Crit Care. 2013 Aug;28(4):498-503.
  9. Wong BM, Kuper A, Hollenberg E, Etchells EE, Levinson W, Shojania KG. Sustaining quality improvement and patient safety training in graduate medical education: lessons from social theory. Acad Med. 2013 Aug;88(8):1149-56.
  10. Mueller SK, Kripalani S, Stein J, Kaboli P, Wetterneck TB, Salanitro AH, Greenwald JL, Williams MV, Etchells E, et al. A toolkit to disseminate best practices in inpatient medication reconciliation: multi-center medication reconciliation quality improvement study (MARQUIS). Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf.
    2013 Aug;39(8):371-82.
  11. Soong C, Daub S, Lee J, Majewski C, Musing E, Nord P, Wyman R, Baker GR, Zacharopoulos N, Bell CM. Development of a checklist of safe discharge practices for hospital patients. J Hosp Med. 2013 Aug;8(8):444-9.
  12. Doran D, Hirdes JP, Blais R, Baker GR, Poss JW, Li X, et al. Adverse events associated with hospitalization or detected through the RAI-HC assessment among Canadian home care clients. Healthc Policy. 2013 Aug;9(1):76-88.
  13. Jeffs L, Acott A, Simpson E, Campbell H, Irwin T, Lo J, Beswick S, Cardoso R. The value of bedside shift reporting enhancing nurse surveillance, accountability, and patient safety. J Nurs Care Qual. 2013 Jul-Sep;28(3):226-32.
  14. Shojania KG, Dixon-Woods M. 'Bad apples': time to redefine as a type of systems problem? BMJ Qual Saf. 2013 Jul;22(7):528-31.
  15. Blinova E, Lau E, Bitnun A, Cox P, Schwartz S, Atenafu E, Yau Y, Streitenberger L, Parshuram CS, et al. Point prevalence survey of antimicrobial utilization in the cardiac and pediatric critical care unit. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2013 Jul;14(6):e280-8.
  16. Jeffs L, Lyons RF, Merkley J, Bell CM. Clinicians' views on improving inter-organizational care transitions. BMC Health Serv Res. 2013 Jul 30;13:289.
  17. Wu RC, Lo V, Morra D, Wong BM, Sargeant R, Locke K, Cavalcanti R, Quan SD, Rossos P, Tran K, Cheung M. The intended and unintended consequences of communication systems on general internal medicine inpatient care delivery: a prospective observational case study of five teaching hospitals. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2013 Jul 1;20(4):766-77.
  18. Jeffs L, Hayes C, Smith O, Mamdani M, Nisenbaum R, Bell CM, McKernan P, Ferris E. The Effect of an Organizational Network for Patient Safety on Safety Event Reporting. Eval Health Prof. 2013 Jun 9. [Epub ahead of print]
  19. Stroud L, Wong BM, Hollenberg E, Levinson W. Teaching Medical Error Disclosure to Physicians-in-Training: A Scoping Review. Acad Med. 2013 Jun;88(6):884-892.
  20. Doran DM, Hirdes JP, Blais R, Baker GR, Poss JW, Li X, et al. Adverse events among Ontario home care clients associated with emergency room visit or hospitalization: a retrospective cohort study. BMC Health Serv Res. 2013 Jun 22;13:227.
  21. Salanitro AH, Kripalani S, Resnic J, Mueller SK, Wetterneck TB, Haynes KT, Stein J, Kaboli PJ, Labonville S, Etchells E, et al. Rationale and design of the Multicenter Medication Reconciliation Quality Improvement Study (MARQUIS). BMC Health Serv Res. 2013 Jun 25;13:230.
  22. Wu RC, Tzanetos K, Morra D, Quan S, Lo V, Wong BM. Educational impact of using smartphones for clinical communication on general medicine: More global, less local. J Hosp Med. 2013 May 28. [Epub ahead of print]
  23. Jeffs L, Beswick S, Lo J, Campbell H, Ferris E, Sidani S. Defining What Evidence is, Linking It to Patient Outcomes, and Making It Relevant to Practice: Insight from Clinical Nurses. Appl Nurs Res. 2013 May 2. [Epub ahead of print]
  24. Kwan JL, Bell CM. Should we rethink the scheduling of elective surgery at the weekend? BMJ. 2013 May 28;346:f3353.
  25. Kahan M, Gomes T, Juurlink DN, Manno M, Wilson L, Mailis-Gagnon A, Srivastava A, Reardon R, Dhalla IA, Mamdani MM. Effect of a course-based intervention and effect of medical regulation on physicians' opioid prescribing. Can Fam Physician. 2013 May;59(5):e231-9.
  26. Fallis BA, Dhalla IA, Klemensberg J, Bell CM. Primary medication non-adherence after discharge from a general internal medicine service. PLoS One. 2013 May 2;8(5):e61735.
  27. Harel Z, Wald R, Bargman JM, Mamdani M, Etchells E, Garg AX, Ray JG, Luo J, Li P, Quinn RR, Forster A, Perl J, Bell CM. Nephrologist follow-up improves all-cause mortality of severe acute kidney injury survivors. Kidney Int. 2013 May;83(5):901-8.
  28. Quan SD, Morra D, Lau FY, Coke W, Wong BM, Wu RC, Rossos PG. Perceptions of urgency: defining the gap between what physicians and nurses perceive to be an urgent issue. Int J Med Inform. 2013 May;82(5):378-86.
  29. Daneman N, Gruneir A, Bronskill SE, Newman A, Fischer HD, Rochon PA, Anderson GM, Bell CM. Prolonged antibiotic treatment in long-term care: role of the prescriber. JAMA Intern Med. 2013 Apr 22;173(8):673-82.
  30. Downar J, Barua R, Rodin D, Lejnieks B, Gudimella R, McCredie V, Hayes C, Steel A. Changes in end of life care 5 years after the introduction of a rapid response team: A multicentre retrospective study. Resuscitation. 2013 Mar 15. [Epub ahead of print]
  31. Quan SD, Wu RC, Rossos PG, Arany T, Groe S, Morra D, Wong BM, Cavalcanti R, Coke W, Lau FY. It's not about pager replacement: an in-depth look at the interprofessional nature of communication in healthcare. J Hosp Med. 2013 Mar;8(3):137-43.
  32. Kitto S, Bell M, Peller J, Sargeant J, Etchells E, Reeves S, Silver I. Positioning continuing education: boundaries and intersections between the domains continuing education, knowledge translation, patient safety and quality improvement. Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract. 2013 Mar;18(1):141-56.
  33. Juurlink DN, Dhalla IA, Nelson LS. Improving opioid prescribing: the New York City recommendations. JAMA. 2013 Mar 6;309(9):879-80.
  34. Shekelle PG, Pronovost PJ, Wachter RM, McDonald KM, Schoelles K, Dy SM, Shojania K, Reston JT, Adams AS, Angood PB, Bates DW, Bickman L, Carayon P, Donaldson L, Duan N, Farley DO, Greenhalgh T, Haughom JL, Lake E, Lilford R, Lohr KN, Meyer GS, Miller MR, Neuhauser DV, Ryan G, Saint S, Shortell SM, Stevens DP, Walshe K. The top patient safety strategies that can be encouraged for adoption now. Ann Intern Med. 2013 Mar 5;158(5 Pt 2):365-8.
  35. Kwan JL, Lo L, Sampson M, Shojania KG. Medication reconciliation during transitions of care as a patient safety strategy: a systematic review. Ann Intern Med. 2013 Mar 5;158(5 Pt 2):397-403.
  36. Vozoris NT, Fischer HD, Wang X, Anderson GM, Bell CM, Gershon AS, Stephenson AL, Gill SS, Rochon PA. Benzodiazepine use among older adults with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a population-based cohort study. Drugs Aging. 2013 Mar;30(3):183-92.
  37. Harel Z, Harel S, Shah PS, Wald R, Perl J, Bell CM. Gastrointestinal adverse events with sodium polystyrene sulfonate (Kayexalate) use: a systematic review. Am J Med. 2013 Mar;126(3):264.e9-24.
  38. Ebrahim S, Singh S, Parshuram CS. Parental satisfaction, involvement, and presence after pediatric intensive care unit admission. J Crit Care. 2013 Feb;28(1):40-5.
  39. Kaushal A, McDonnell CG, Davies MW. Partial liquid ventilation for the prevention of mortality and morbidity in paediatric acute lung injury and acute respiratory distress syndrome. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2013 Feb 28
  40. Gomes T, Redelmeier DA, Juurlink DN, Dhalla IA, Camacho X, Mamdani MM. Opioid dose and risk of road trauma in Canada: a population-based study. JAMA Intern Med. 2013 Feb 11;173(3):196-201.
  41. Jeffs L, Beswick S, Martin K, Campbell H, Rose DN, Ferris E. Quality nursing care and opportunities for improvement: insights from patients and family members. J Nurs Care Qual. 2013 Jan-Mar;28(1):76-84.