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  2. Tilli T, Hunchuck J, Dewhurst N, Kiran T. Opioid stewardship: implementing a proactive, pharmacist-led intervention for patients coprescribed opioids and benzodiazepines at an urban academic primary care centre. BMJ Open Qual. 2020 Apr;9(2).
  3. Yorke E, Huang L, Orkin J, Chalk T, Ladha F, Toulany A. Analysis of Extreme Length of Stay Hospitalizations for Children and Youth in a Quaternary Care Hospital. Healthc Q. 2020 Apr;23(1):47-52.
  4. Davie S, Kiran T. Partnering with patients to improve access to primary care. BMJ Open Qual. 2020 Apr;9(2).
  5. Shojania KG, Marang-van de Mheen PJ. Identifying adverse events: reflections on an imperfect gold standard after 20 years of patient safety research. BMJ Qual Saf. 2020 Apr;29(4):265-270.
  6. Ma NH, Walker SAN, Elligsen M, Kiss A, Palmay L, Ho G, Powis J, Bansal V, Leis JA. Retrospective multicentre matched cohort study comparing safety and efficacy outcomes of intermittent-infusion versus continuous-infusion vancomycin. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2020 Apr 1;75(4):1038-1046.
  7. Franklin BD, Abel G, Shojania KG. Medication non-adherence: an overlooked target for quality improvement interventions. BMJ Qual Saf. 2020 Apr;29(4):271-273
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  15. Stephens RF, Noel CW, Su JS, Xu W, Krahn M, Monteiro E, et al. Mapping the University of Washington Quality of life questionnaire onto EQ-5D and HUI-3 indices in patients with head and neck cancer. Head Neck. 2020 Mar;42(3):513-521.
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  2. Arnstead N, Campisi P, Takahashi SG, Hong CJ, Mok F, Noel CW, Siu J, Wong BM, Monteiro E. Feedback Frequency in Competence by Design: A Quality Improvement Initiative. J Grad Med Educ. 2020 Feb;12(1):46-50. d
  3. Goldman J, Kuper A, Baker GR, Bulmer B, Coffey M, Jeffs L, Shea C, Whitehead C, Shojania K, Wong B. Beyond Experiential Learning in Project-Based Quality Improvement Education: Questioning Assumptions and Identifying Future Directions. Acad Med. 2020 Feb 11. [Epub ahead of print]
  4. Goldman J, Wong BM. Nothing soft about ‘soft skills’: core competencies in quality improvement and patient safety education and practice. BMJ Qual Saf. 2020 Feb 17. [Epub ahead of print]
  5. MacKinnon NJ, Baker GR. Transparency of health care safety outside of the institutional setting: Call to action. Can Fam Physician. 2020 Feb;66(2):94-95.
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  7. Litwin SP, Diallo M, Ostrow O. The Parent Perspective on Return Visits to the Pediatric Emergency Department: A Missing Piece of the Puzzle. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2020 Feb 1. [Epub ahead of print]
  8. Munshey F, Parra DA, McDonnell C, Matava C. Ultrasound-guided techniques for peripheral intravenous placement in children with difficult venous access. Paediatr Anaesth. 2020 Feb;30(2):108-115.
  9. Hsu JH, Calzavara A, Vigod S, Stukel TA, Kiran T, et al. Factors Associated With Diabetes Care Quality Among Patients With Schizophrenia in Ontario, Canada. Psychiatr Serv. 2020 Feb 1;71(2):188-191.
  10. Tseng EK, Mukerji G, Weinerman A, Fuller J, McLeod A, Wong BM, et al. Choosing Words Wisely: Residents’ Use of Rhetorical Appeals in Conversations About Unnecessary Tests. Acad Med. 2020 Feb;95(2):275-282.
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  13. Lam PW, Tarighi P, Elligsen M, Gunaratne K, Nathens AB, Tarshis J, Leis JA. Self-reported beta-lactam allergy and the risk of surgical site infection: A retrospective cohort study. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2020 Jan 23:1-6.
  14. Dainty KN, Kiran T. ‘Spending the day with your Family Health Team’: rapid ethnography of a patient-centred quality improvement event. BJGP Open. 2020 Jan 21. [Epub ahead of print]
  15. Leis JA, Born KB, Ostrow O, et al. Prescriber-led practice changes that can bolster antimicrobial stewardship in community health care settings. Can Commun Dis Rep. 2020 Jan 2;46(1):1-5.
  16. Kiran T, et al. Patient and caregiver priorities in the transition from hospital to home: results from province-wide group concept mapping. BMJ Qual Saf. 2020 Jan 5. [Epub ahead of print]
  17. Rowland P, Boyd V, Lising D, Goldman J, et al. When logics of learning conflict: an analysis of two workplace-based continuing education programs. Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract. 2020 Jan 2. [Epub ahead of print]
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  19. Wolfstadt JI, Wayment L, Koyle MA, et al. The Development of a Standardized Pathway for Outpatient Ambulatory Fracture Surgery: To Admit or Not to Admit. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2020 Jan 15;102(2):110-118.
  20. Lofters AK, Baker NA, Schuler A, Rau A, Baxter A, Baxter NN, Kucharski E, Leung FH, Weyman K, Kiran T. A “Tea and Cookies” Approach: Co-designing Cancer Screening Interventions with Patients Living with Low Income. J Gen Intern Med. 2020 Jan;35(1):255-260.
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