Division of Emergency Medicine

Publications

  • 2017
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  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
  • 2008
  • 2007

2017

  1. Skappak, C. (2017). Back pain in the emergency department: Pathological fracture following spinal manipulation. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine, 1-6.
  2. Morrison, L., Cassidy, L., Welsford, M., & Chan, T. M. (2017). Clinical Performance Feedback to Paramedics: What They Receive and What They Need. AEM Education and Training1(2), 87-97.
  3. Krishnan, K., Thoma, B., Trueger, N. S., Lin, M., & Chan, T. M. (2017). Gestalt assessment of online educational resources may not be sufficiently reliable and consistent. Perspectives on medical education6(2), 91.
  4. Thoma, B., Camorlinga, P., Chan, T. M., Hall, A. K., Murnaghan, A., & Sherbino, J. (2017). A writer’s guide to education scholarship: Quantitative methodologies for medical education research (part 1). Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine, 1-7.
  5. Kavsak, P. A., Worster, A., Ma, J., Shortt, C., Clayton, N., Sherbino, J., ... & Devereaux, P. J. (2017). High-sensitivity cardiac troponin risk-cutoffs for acute cardiac outcomes at emergency department presentation. Canadian Journal of Cardiology.
  6. Thoma, B., Gottlieb, M., Boysen-Osborn, M., King, A., Quinn, A., Krzyzaniak, S., ... & Chan, T. (2017). Curated Collections for Educators: Five Key Papers about Program Evaluation. Cureus9(5).
  7. Sebok-Syer, S. S., Klinger, D. A., Sherbino, J., & Chan, T. M. (2017). Mixed Messages or Miscommunication? Investigating the Relationship Between Assessors' Workplace-Based Assessment Scores and Written Comments. Academic Medicine.
  8. Boysen-Osborn, M., Cooney, R., Gottlieb, M., Chan, T. M., Brown, A., King, A., ... & Thoma, B. (2017). Academic Primer Series: Key Papers About Teaching with Technology. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine18(4), 729.
  9. Yarris, L. M., Gottlieb, M., Scott, K., Sampson, C., Rose, E., Chan, T. M., & Ilgen, J. (2017). Academic Primer Series: Key Papers About Peer Review. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine18(4), 721.
  10. Cooney, R., Chan, T. M., Gottlieb, M., Abraham, M., Alden, S., Mongelluzzo, J., ... & Sherbino, J. (2017). Academic Primer Series: Key Papers About Competency-Based Medical Education. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine18(4), 713.
  11. Gottlieb, M., Chan, T. M., Fredette, J., Messman, A., Robinson, D. W., Cooney, R., ... & Sherbino, J. (2017). Academic Primer Series: Five Key Papers about Study Designs in Medical Education. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine18(4), 705.
  12. Hall, A. K., Hagel, C., Chan, T. M., Thoma, B., Murnaghan, A., & Bhanji, F. (2017). The writer’s guide to education scholarship in emergency medicine: Education innovations (part 3). Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine, 1-8.
  13. Murnaghan, A., Weersink, K., Thoma, B., Hall, A. K., & Chan, T. (2017). The writer’s guide to education scholarship in emergency medicine: Systematic reviews and the scholarship of integration (part 4). Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine, 1-8.
  14. Harris, P., Bhanji, F., Topps, M., Ross, S., Lieberman, S., Frank, J. R., ... & ICBME Collaborators. (2017). Evolving concepts of assessment in a competency-based world. Medical Teacher39(6), 603-608.
  15. Holmboe, E. S., Sherbino, J., Englander, R., Snell, L., Frank, J. R., & ICBME Collaborators. (2017). A call to action: The controversy of and rationale for competency-based medical education. Medical Teacher39(6), 574-581.
  16. Englander, R., Frank, J. R., Carraccio, C., Sherbino, J., Ross, S., Snell, L., & ICBME Collaborators. (2017). Toward a shared language for competency-based medical education. Medical Teacher39(6), 582-587.
  17. Gallo, L., Hua, N., Mercuri, M., Silveira, A., & Worster, A. (2017). Adherence to standards for reporting diagnostic accuracy in emergency medicine research. Academic Emergency Medicine.
  18. Roshanov, P. S., Rochwerg, B., Patel, A., Salehian, O., Duceppe, E., Belley-Côté, E. P., Worster, A., ... & Tandon, V. (2017). Withholding versus Continuing Angiotensin-converting Enzyme Inhibitors or Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers before Noncardiac SurgeryAn Analysis of the Vascular events In noncardiac Surgery patIents cOhort evaluatioN Prospective Cohort. The Journal of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, 126(1), 16-27.
  19. Stiell, G., Artz, J. D., Lang, E. S., Sherbino, J., Morrison, L. J., Christenson, J., ... & Lim, R. (2017). An Environmental Scan of Academic Emergency Medicine at the 17 Canadian Medical Schools: Why Does this Matter to Emergency Physicians?–CORRIGENDUM. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine, 1-1.
  20. Norman, G. R., Monteiro, S. D., Sherbino, J., Ilgen, J. S., Schmidt, H. G., & Mamede, S. (2017). The Causes of Errors in Clinical Reasoning: Cognitive Biases, Knowledge Deficits, and Dual Process Thinking. Academic Medicine92(1), 23-30.
  21. Chan, T., Trueger, N. S., Roland, D., & Thoma, B. (2017). Evidence-based medicine in the era of social media: Scholarly engagement through participation and online interaction. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine, 1-6.
  22. Gottlieb, M., Grossman, C., Rose, E., Sanderson, W., Ankel, F., Swaminathan, A., & Chan, T. M. (2017). Academic Primer Series: Five Key Papers about Team Collaboration Relevant to Emergency Medicine. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine18(2), 303.
  23. Krishnan, K., Thoma, B., Trueger, N. S., Lin, M., & Chan, T. M. (2017). Gestalt assessment of online educational resources may not be sufficiently reliable and consistent. Perspectives on Medical Education, 1-8.
  24. Li, S. A., Sherbino, J., & Chan, T. M. (2017). McMaster Modular Assessment Program (McMAP) Through the Years: Residents' Experience With an Evolving Feedback Culture Over a 3‐year Period. AEM Education and Training1(1), 5-14.
  25. Gottlieb, M., Wagner, E., Wagner, A., & Chan, T. (2017). Applying Design Thinking Principles to Curricular Development in Medical Education. AEM Education and Training1(1), 21-26.
  26. Chan, T. M., Baw, B., McConnell, M., & Kulasegaram, K. (2017). Making the McMOST out of Milestones and Objectives: Reimagining Standard Setting Using the McMaster Milestones and Objectives Stratification Technique. AEM Education and Training1(1), 48-54.
  27. Lin, M., Joshi, N., Hayes, B. D., & Chan, T. M. (2017). Accelerating Knowledge Translation: Reflections From the Online ALiEM-Annals Global Emergency Medicine Journal Club Experience.
  28. Chan, T. M., Gottlieb, M., Quinn, A., London, K., Conlon, L. W., & Ankel, F. (2017). Academic Primer Series: Five Key Papers for Consulting Clinician Educators. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine18(2), 311.
  29. Gottlieb, M., Boysen-Osborn, M., Chan, T. M., Krzyzaniak, S. M., Pineda, N., Spector, J., & Sherbino, J. (2017). Academic Primer Series: Eight Key Papers about Education Theory. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine18(2), 293.
  30. Schiff, K., Williams, D. J., Pardhan, A., Preyra, I., Li, S. A., & Chan, T. (2017). Resident Development via Progress Testing and Test-Marking: An Innovation and Program Evaluation. Cureus9(1).
  31. Biswas, S., Better, N., Pascual, T. N., Mercuri, M., Vitola, J. V., Karthikeyan, G., ... & Bom, H. H. S. (2017). Nuclear Cardiology Practices and Radiation Exposure in the Oceania Region: Results From the IAEA Nuclear Cardiology Protocols Study (INCAPS). Heart, Lung and Circulation26(1), 25-34.
  32. Sidalak, D., Purdy, E., Luckett-Gatopoulos, S., Murray, H., Thoma, B., & Chan, T. M. (2017). Coached peer review: developing the next generation of authors. Academic Medicine92(2), 201-204.
  33. Zwaan, L., Monteiro, S., Sherbino, J., Ilgen, J., Howey, B., & Norman, G. (2017). Is bias in the eye of the beholder? A vignette study to assess recognition of cognitive biases in clinical case workups. BMJ Qual Saf26(2), 104-110.
  34. Ginis, K. M., Tomasone, J. R., Welsford, M., Ethans, K., Sinden, A. R., Longeway, M., & Krassioukov, A. (2017). Online training improves paramedics’ knowledge of autonomic dysreflexia management guidelines. Spinal Cord55(2), 216-222.
  35. Hubinette, M., Dobson, S., Scott, I., & Sherbino, J. (2017). Health advocacy. Medical Teacher39(2), 128-135.
  36. Riddell, J., Patocka, C., Lin, M., & Sherbino, J. (2017). JGME-ALiEM Hot Topics in Medical Education: Analysis of a Multimodal Online Discussion About Team-Based Learning. Journal of Graduate Medical Education9(1), 102-108.
  37. Morrison, L., Cassidy, L., Welsford, M., & Chan, T. M. (2017). Clinical Performance Feedback to Paramedics: What They Receive and What They Need. AEM Education and Training.
  38. Chan, T. M., & Thoma, B. (2017). In Reply to Phillips et al. Academic Medicine92(2), 139-140.
  39. Gottlieb, M., Chan, T., Sherbino, J., & Yarris, L. (2017). Multiple Wins: Embracing Technology to Increase Efficiency and Maximize Efforts. AEM Education and Training.
  40. Yarris, L. M., Simpson, D., Ilgen, J. S., & Chan, T. M. (2017). Team-Based Coaching Approach to Peer Review: Sharing Service and Scholarship. Journal of Graduate Medical Education9(1), 127-128.
  41. Pascual, T. N., Mercuri, M., El-Haj, N., Bom, H. H. S., Lele, V., Al-Mallah, M. H., ... & Better, N. (2017). Nuclear Cardiology Practice in Asia: Analysis of Radiation Exposure and Best Practice for Myocardial Perfusion Imaging―Results From the IAEA Nuclear Cardiology Protocols Cross-Sectional Study (INCAPS)―. Circulation Journal81(4), 501-510.
  42. Brush, J. E., Sherbino, J., & Norman, G. R. (2017). How Expert Clinicians Intuitively Recognize a Medical Diagnosis. The American Journal of Medicine.
  43. Colmers-Gray, I. N., Walsh, K., & Chan, T. M. (2017). Assessment of emergency medicine residents: a systematic review. Canadian Medical Education Journal8(1), e106.
  44. Hawley, A., Mercuri, M., Hogg, K., & Hanel, E. (2017). Obstacle course runs: review of acquired injuries and illnesses at a series of Canadian events (RACE). Emerg Med J34(3), 170-174.
  45. Cheng, A. H., Campbell, S., Chartier, L. B., Goddard, T., Magee, K., McEwen, J., ...  Udapdhye, S., & Rowe, B. H. (2017). Choosing Wisely Canada®: Five tests, procedures and treatments to question in Emergency Medicine. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine, 1-9.
  46. Choi, W., Dyens, O., Chan, T., Schijven, M., Lajoie, S., Mancini, M. E., ... & Lau, J. (2017). Engagement and learning in simulation: recommendations of the Simnovate Engaged Learning Domain Group. BMJ Simulation and Technology Enhanced Learning3(Suppl 1), S23-S32.
  47. Hulten, E. A., Mercuri, M., Pascual, T., Vitola, J., Better, N., Karthikeyan, G., ... & Einstein, A. J. (2017). WORLDWIDE VARIATION IN THE USE OF NUCLEAR CARDIOLOGY CAMERA TECHNOLOGY, RECONSTRUCTION SOFTWARE, AND ACQUISITION PROTOCOLS: FINDINGS FROM THE IAEA NUCLEAR CARDIOLOGY PROTOCOLS STUDY (INCAPS). Journal of the American College of Cardiology11(69), 1587.
  48. Kavsak, P. A., Shortt, C., Ma, J., Clayton, N., Sherbino, J., Hill, S. A., ... & Worster, A. (2017). A laboratory score at presentation to rule-out serious cardiac outcomes or death in patients presenting with symptoms suggestive of acute coronary syndrome. Clinica Chimica Acta.
  49. Naji, L., Dennis, B. B., Bawor, M., Varenbut, M., Daiter, J., Plater, C.,Worster, A., ... & MacKillop, J. (2017). The association between age of onset of opioid use and comorbidity among opioid dependent patients receiving methadone maintenance therapy. Addiction Science & Clinical Practice12(1), 9.
  50. Zielinski, L., Bhatt, M., Sanger, N., Plater, C., Worster, A., Varenbut, M., ... & MacKillop, J. (2017). Association between cannabis use and methadone maintenance treatment outcomes: an investigation into sex differences. Biology of Sex Differences8(1), 8.
  51. Daoust R., Sirois, M. J., Lee, J. S., Perry, Griffith, L. E., Worster, A., …, & Emond, M. Painful memories: reliability of pain intensity recall at 3 months in senior patients.
  52. Thoma, B., Sebok-Syer, S. S., Krishnan, K., Siemens, M., Trueger, N. S., Colmers-Gray, I., ... Chan, T., & METRIQ Study Collaborators. (2017). Individual Gestalt Is Unreliable for the Evaluation of Quality in Medical Education Blogs: A METRIQ Study. Annals of Emergency Medicine.
  53. Thoma, B., Paddock, M., Purdy, E., Sherbino, J., Milne, W. K., Siemens, M., ... & Chan, T. (2017). Leveraging a Virtual Community of Practice to Participate in a Survey‐based Study: A Description of the METRIQ Study Methodology. AEM Education and Training.

2015

  1. Hogg K, Bahl B, Latrous M, Scaffidi Argentina S, Thompson J, Chatha AA, ... , Stiell IG. Time trends in intracranial bleeding associated with direct oral anticoagulants: a 5-year cohort study. CMAJ Open. 2015 Dec 4;3(4):E432-7. doi: 10.9778/cmajo.20150037. eCollection 2015 Oct-Dec.
  2. Camorlinga P, Luckett-Gatopoulos S, Chan TM. A blog literacy level project: analyzing the relationship between FOAMed resource characteristics in blog posts and knowledge dissemination. Journal of Graduate Medical Education. 2015 Dec;7(4):693. doi: 10.4300/JGME-D-15-00436.1
  3. Paterson QS, Thoma B, Milne WK, Lin M, Chan TM. A systematic review and qualitative analysis to determine quality Indicators for health professions education blogs and podcasts. J Grad Med Educ. 2015 Dec;7(4):549-54. doi: 10.4300/JGME-D-14-00728.1. Review.
  4. Bawor M, Dennis BB, Varenbut M, Daiter J, Marsh DC, ... , Worster A, ... , Samaan Z. Sex differences in substance use, health, and social functioning among opioid users receiving methadone treatment: a multicenter cohort study. Biol Sex Differ. 2015 Nov 10;6:21. doi: 10.1186/s13293-015-0038-6. eCollection 2015.
  5. Kronick SL, Kurz MC, Lin S, Edelson DP, Berg RA, Billi JE, … , Welsford M. Part 4: systems of care and continuous quality improvement: 2015 American Heart Association guidelines update for cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care. Circulation. 2015 Nov 3;132(18 Suppl 2):S397-413. doi: 10.1161/CIR.0000000000000258.
  6. O'Connor RE, Al Ali AS, Brady WJ, Ghaemmaghami CA, Menon V, Welsford M, Shuster M. Part 9: acute coronary syndromes: 2015 American Heart Association guidelines update for cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care. Circulation. 2015 Nov 3;132(18 Suppl 2):S483-500. doi: 10.1161/CIR.0000000000000263. Review.
  7. Sherbino J. Education scholarship and its impact on emergency medicine education. West J Emerg Med. 2015 Nov;16(6):804-9. doi: 10.5811/westjem.2015.9.27355. Epub 2015 Oct 22. Review.
  8. Skitch SA, Valani R. Treatment of pediatric diabetic ketoacidosis in Canada: a review of treatment protocols from Canadian pediatric emergency departments. CJEM. 2015 Nov;17(6):656-61. doi: 10.1017/cem.2015.56.
  9. Wasserman JK, Perry JJ, Dowlatshahi D, Stotts G, Sivilotti ML, Worster A, ... , Sharma M. Isolated transient aphasia at emergency presentation is associated with a high rate of cardioembolic embolism. CJEM. 2015 Nov;17(6):624-30. doi: 10.1017/cem.2014.63. Epub 2015 Mar 18.
  10. Dennis BB, Roshanov PS, Naji L, Bawor M, Paul J, … , Worster A, … , Thabane L. Opioid substitution and antagonist therapy trials exclude the common addiction patient: a systematic review and analysis of eligibility criteria. Trials. 2015 Oct 21;16:475. doi: 10.1186/s13063-015-0942-4.
  11. Welsford M, Nikolaou NI, Beygui F, Bossaert L, Ghaemmaghami C, Nonogi H, … ; Acute Coronary Syndrome Chapter Collaborators. Part 5: acute coronary syndromes: 2015 internationalconsensus on cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care science with treatment recommendations. Circulation. 2015 Oct 20;132(16 Suppl 1):S146-76. doi: 10.1161/CIR.0000000000000274. Review.
  12. Bawor M, Dennis BB, Tan C, Pare G, Varenbut M, ..., Worster A, ... , Samaan Z. Contribution of BDNF and DRD2 genetic polymorphisms to continued opioid use in patients receiving methadone treatment for opioid use disorder: an observational study. Addict Sci Clin Pract. 2015 Oct 6;10:19. doi: 10.1186/s13722-015-0040-7.
  13. Chan TM, Luckett-Gatopoulos S, Thoma B. Commentary on competency-based medical education and scholarship: creating an active academic culture during residency. Perspect Med Educ. 2015 Oct;4(5):214-7. doi: 10.1007/s40037-015-0217-5.
  14. Hillman T, Sherbino J. Social media in medical education: a new pedagogical paradigm? Postgrad Med J. 2015 Oct;91(1080):544-5. doi: 10.1136/postgradmedj-2015-133686. Epub 2015 Sep 3.
  15. Lin M, Thoma B, Trueger NS, Ankel F, Sherbino J, Chan T. Quality indicators for blogs and podcasts used in medical education: modified Delphi consensus recommendations by an international cohort of health professions educators. Postgrad Med J. 2015 Oct;91(1080):546-50. doi: 10.1136/postgradmedj-2014-133230. Epub 2015 Aug 14. Review.
  16. Morris N, Rigg K, Hogg K. Towards evidence-based emergency medicine: best BETs from the Manchester Royal Infirmary. BET 1: Which form of aspirin is the fastest to inhibit platelet aggregation in emergency department patients with non-ST segment elevation myocardial infarction? Emerg Med J. 2015 Oct;32(10):823-6. doi: 10.1136/emermed-2015-205240.1.
  17. Nikolaou NI, Welsford M, Beygui F, Bossaert L, Ghaemmaghami C, Nonogi H, … ; Acute Coronary Syndrome Chapter Collaborators. Part 5: acute coronary syndromes: 2015 international consensus on cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care science with treatment recommendations. Resuscitation. 2015 Oct;95:e121-46. doi: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2015.07.043.
  18. Nolan JP, Hazinski MF, Aickin R, Bhanji F, Billi JE, … , Welsford M, … , Zideman DA. Part 1: Executive summary: 2015 international consensus on cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care science with treatment recommendations. Resuscitation. 2015 Oct;95:e1-31. doi: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2015.07.039.
  19. Pereira I, Cunningham AM, Moreau K, Sherbino J, Jalali A. Thou shalt not tweet unprofessionally: an appreciative inquiry into the professional use of social media. Postgrad Med J. 2015 Oct;91(1080):561-4. doi: 10.1136/postgradmedj-2015-133353. Epub 2015 Aug 20.
  20. Sherbino J, Arora VM, Van Melle E, Rogers R, Frank JR, Holmboe ES. Criteria for social media-based scholarship in health professions education. Postgrad Med J. 2015 Oct;91(1080):551-5. doi: 10.1136/postgradmedj-2015-133300. Epub 2015 Aug 14.
  21. Sherbino J. The social media summit in health professions education. Postgrad Med J. 2015 Oct;91(1080):542-3. doi: 10.1136/postgradmedj-2015-133612.
  22. Thoma B, Chan TM, Paterson QS, Milne WK, Sanders JL, Lin M. Emergency medicine and critical care blogs and podcasts: establishing an international consensus on quality. Ann Emerg Med. 2015 Oct;66(4):396-402.e4. doi: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2015.03.002. Epub 2015 Mar 31.
  23. Worster A. α-channel and calcium-channel blockers are ineffective as medical expulsive therapy for ureteral stones regardless of size and location. Evid Based Med. 2015 Oct;20(5):171. doi: 10.1136/ebmed-2015-110244. Epub 2015 Aug 3.
  24. Dennis BB, Bawor M, Naji L, Chan CK, Varenbut J, … , Worster A, … , Samaan Z. Impact of chronic pain on treatment prognosis for patients with opioid use disorder: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Subst Abuse. 2015 Sep 10;9:59-80. doi: 10.4137/SART.S30120. eCollection 2015.
  25. Hayward M, Chan T, Healey A. Dedicated time for deliberate practice: one emergency medicine program's approach to point-of-care ultrasound (PoCUS) training. CJEM. 2015 Sep;17(5):558-61. doi: 10.1017/cem.2015.24. Epub 2015 Jun 1.
  26. Kavsak PA, Pardhan A, Krizmanich W, Worster A. Hospital admission and myocardial injury prevalence after the clinical introduction of a high-sensitivity cardiac troponin I assay. Clin Chem. 2015 Sep;61(9):1209-10. doi: 10.1373/clinchem.2015.243345. Epub 2015 Jul 16.
  27. Lin M, Sherbino J. Creating a virtual journal club: a community of practice using multiple social media strategies. J Grad Med Educ. 2015 Sep;7(3):481-2. doi: 10.4300/JGME-D-15-00070.1.
  28. Monteiro SD, Sherbino J, Patel A, Mazzetti I, Norman GR, Howey E. Reflecting on diagnostic errors: taking a second look is not enough. J Gen Intern Med. 2015 Sep;30(9):1270-4. doi: 10.1007/s11606-015-3369-4.
  29. Quinn K, Herman M, Lin D, Supapol W, Worster A. Common diagnoses and outcomes in elderly patients who present to the emergency department with non-specific complaints. CJEM. 2015 Sep;17(5):516-22. doi: 10.1017/cem.2015.35. Epub 2015 Jun 15.
  30. Sherbino J, Joshi N, Lin M. JGME-ALiEM hot topics in medical education online journal club: an analysis of a virtual discussion about resident teachers. J Grad Med Educ. 2015 Sep;7(3):437-44. doi: 10.4300/JGME-D-15-00071.1.
  31. Worster A. ACP Journal Club: baseline plus 1-hour high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T improved early rule-out and rule-in of acute MI. Ann Intern Med. 2015 Aug 18;163(4):JC12. doi: 10.7326/ACPJC-2015-163-4-012.
  32. Raine T, Thoma B, Chan TM, Lin M. FOAMSearch.net: A custom search engine for emergency medicine and critical care. Emerg Med Australas. 2015 Aug;27(4):363-5. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.12404. Epub 2015 May 4.
  33. Bawor M, Dennis BB, Bhalerao A, Plater C, Worster A, Varenbut M, … , Samaan Z. Sex differences in outcomes of methadone maintenance treatment for opioid use disorder: a systematic review and meta-analysis. CMAJ Open. 2015 Jul 17;3(3):E344-51. doi: 10.9778/cmajo.20140089. eCollection 2015 Jul-Sep.
  34. Einstein AJ, Pascual TN, Mercuri M, Karthikeyan G, Vitola JV, … , Dondi M; INCAPS Investigators Group. Current worldwide nuclear cardiology practices and radiation exposure: results from the 65 country IAEA Nuclear Cardiology Protocols Cross-Sectional Study (INCAPS). Eur Heart J. 2015 Jul 7;36(26):1689-96. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehv117. Epub 2015 Apr 21.
  35. Chan T, Sherbino J; McMAP Collaborators. The McMaster Modular Assessment Program (McMAP): A theoretically grounded work-based assessment system for an emergency medicine residency program. Acad Med. 2015 Jul;90(7):900-5. doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000000707.
  36. Lee J, Sirois MJ, Moore L, Perry J, Daoust R, … , Worster A, … , Emond M. Return to the ED and hospitalisation following minor injuries among older persons treated in the emergency department: predictors among independent seniors within 6 months. Age Ageing. 2015 Jul;44(4):624-9. doi: 10.1093/ageing/afv054. Epub 2015 May 5.
  37. Owen JJ, Sne N, Coates A, Channan PK. Outcomes of emergency department thoracotomy in a tertiary care Canadian trauma centre. CJEM. 2015 Jul;17(4):353-8. doi: 10.1017/cem.2014.72.
  38. Chan T, Joshi N, Lin M, Mehta N. Using Google Hangouts on air for medical education: a disruptive way to leverage and facilitate remote communication and collaboration. J Grad Med Educ. 2015 Jun;7(2):171-3. doi: 10.4300/JGME-D-14-00545.1.
  39. Chan TM, Thoma B, Lin M. Creating, curating, and sharing online faculty development resources: the medical education in cases series experience. Acad Med. 2015 Jun;90(6):785-9. doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000000692.
  40. Hogg K, Bahl B, Castellucci L, Stiell I. Intracranial bleeding with the new oral anticoagulant drugs. J Thromb Haemost. 2015 Jun;13:170.
  41. Kline J, Verschuren F, Hogg K, Roy PM, Penaloza A, Prentice D. Low end-tidal CO2 significantly increases pretest prob­ability of pulmonary embolism. J Thromb Haemost. 2015 Jun;13:168-9.
  42. Shaw J, Scarvelis D, Castellucci L, Gandara E, Riches W, Hogg K, Wells P. Perioperative interruption of warfarin anticoagulation. J Thromb Haemost. 2015 Jun;13:495
  43. Bigham B, Welsford M. Applying hospital evidence to paramedicine: issues of indirectness, validity and knowledge translation. CJEM. 2015 May;17(3):281-5. doi: 10.1017/cem.2015.65.
  44. Carter AJ, Welsford M. Introducing the CJEM emergency medical services (EMS) series. CJEM. 2015 May;17(3):279-80. doi: 10.1017/cem.2014.55. Epub 2015 Mar 2.
  45. Choo EK, Ranney ML, Chan TM, Trueger NS, Walsh AE, Tegtmeyer K, … , Carroll CL. Twitter as a tool for communication and knowledge exchange in academic medicine: A guide for skeptics and novices. Med Teach. 2015 May;37(5):411-6. doi: 10.3109/0142159X.2014.993371. Epub 2014 Dec 19.
  46. Rezaie SR, Swaminathan A, Chan T, Shaikh S, Lin M. Global emergency medicine journal club: a social media discussion about the age-adjusted d-dimer cutoff levels to rule out pulmonary embolism trial. Ann Emerg Med. 2015 May;65(5):604-13. doi: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2015.02.024. Epub 2015 Mar 31.
  47. Shaikh S, Chan T, Darvish-Kazem S, Ainsworth C. Hemodynamically stable wide-complex tachycardia in a young patient. CJEM. 2015 May;17(3):310-4. doi: 10.2310/8000.2014.141429.
  48. Yeh CH, Hogg K, Weitz JI. Overview of the new oral anticoagulants: opportunities and challenges. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2015 May;35(5):1056-65. doi: 10.1161/ATVBAHA.115.303397. Epub 2015 Mar 19.
  49. Dennis BB, Bawor M, Paul J, Varenbut M, Daiter J, … , Worster A, … , Samaan Z. The impact of chronic pain on opioid addiction treatment: a systematic review protocol. Syst Rev. 2015 Apr 16;4:49. doi: 10.1186/s13643-015-0042-2. Review.
  50. Bawor M, Bami H, Dennis BB, Plater C, Worster A, Varenbut M, … , Samaan Z. Testosterone suppression in opioid users: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2015 Apr 1;149:1-9. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2015.01.038. Epub 2015 Feb 8. Review.
  51. Chan TM, Thoma B, Radecki R, Topf J, Woo HH, Kao LS,… , Lin M. Ten steps for setting up an online journal club. J Contin Educ Health Prof. 2015 Spring;35(2):148-54. doi: 10.1002/chp.21275.
  52. Jalali A, Sherbino J, Frank J, Sutherland S. Social media and medical education: Exploring the potential of Twitter as a learning tool. Int Rev Psychiatry. 2015 Apr;27(2):140-6. doi: 10.3109/09540261.2015.1015502. Epub 2015 Mar 13.
  53. Monteiro SD, Sherbino JD, Ilgen JS, Dore KL, Wood TJ, Young ME, … , Howey E. Disrupting diagnostic reasoning: do interruptions, instructions, and experience affect the diagnostic accuracy and response time of residents and emergency physicians? Acad Med. 2015 Apr;90(4):511-7. doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000000614.
  54. Popovski Z, Mercuri M, Main C, Sne N, Walsh K, Sung M, Rice T, Mertz D. Multifaceted intervention to optimize antibiotic use for intra-abdominal infections. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2015 Apr;70(4):1226-9. doi: 10.1093/jac/dku498. Epub 2014 Dec 11.
  55. Chan T, Sennik S, Zaki A, Trotter B. Studying with the cloud: the use of online Web-based resources to augment a traditional study group format. CJEM. 2015 Mar;17(2):192-5. doi: 10.2310/8000.2014.141425.
  56. Purdy E, Thoma B, Bednarczyk J, Migneault D, Sherbino J. The use of free online educational resources by Canadian emergency medicine residents and program directors. CJEM. 2015 Mar;17(2):101-6. doi: 10.1017/cem.2014.73.
  57. Shortt C, Phan K, Hill SA, Worster A, Kavsak PA. An approach to rule-out an acute cardiovascular event or death in emergency department patients using outcome-based cutoffs for high-sensitivity cardiac troponin assays and glucose. Clin Biochem. 2015 Mar;48(4-5):282-7. doi: 10.1016/j.clinbiochem.2014.11.010. Epub 2014 Nov 20.
  58. Thoma B, Chan TM, Desouza N, Lin M. Implementing peer review at an emergency medicine blog: bridging the gap between educators and clinical experts. CJEM. 2015 Mar;17(2):188-91. doi: 10.2310/8000.2014.141393.
  59. Thoma B, Joshi N, Chan T, Lin M, Trueger NS. The Wiki: a key social media tool reply. Ann Emerg Med. 2015 Mar;65(4), 467.
  60. Thoma B, Mohindra R, Artz JD, Chan TM. CJEM and the changing landscape of medical education and knowledge translation. CJEM. 2015 Mar;17(2):184-7. doi: 10.1017/cem.2015.16.
  61. Thoma B, Poitras J, Penciner R, Sherbino J, Holroyd BR, Woods RA. Administration and leadership competencies: establishment of a national consensus for emergency medicine. CJEM. 2015 Mar;17(2):107-14. doi: 10.2310/8000.2013.131270.
  62. Thoma B, Sanders JL, Lin M, Paterson QS, Steeg J, Chan TM. The social media index: measuring the impact of emergency medicine and critical care websites. West J Emerg Med. 2015 Mar;16(2):242-9. doi: 10.5811/westjem.2015.1.24860. Epub 2015 Mar 17.
  63. Perry JJ, Alyahya B, Sivilotti ML, Bullard MJ, Émond M, … , Worster A, … , Stiell IG. Differentiation between traumatic tap and aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: prospective cohort study. BMJ. 2015 Feb 18;350:h568. doi: 10.1136/bmj.h568.
  64. Mercuri M, Sherbino J, Sedran RJ, Frank JR, Gafni A, Norman G. When guidelines don't guide: the effect of patient context on management decisions based on clinical practice guidelines. Acad Med. 2015 Feb;90(2):191-6. doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000000542.
  65. Rowe BH, Singh M, Villa-Roel C, Leiter LA, Hramiak I, ... , Worster A, ... ; Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians Research Consortium. Acute management and outcomes of patients with diabetes mellitus presenting to Canadian emergency departments with hypoglycemia. Can J Diabetes. 2015 Feb;39(1):55-64. doi: 10.1016/j.jcjd.2014.04.001. Epub 2014 Aug 29.
  66. Worster A. In suspected nephrolithiasis, US did not differ from CT for high-risk diagnoses but reduced radiation exposure. Ann Intern Med. 2015 Jan 20;162(2):JC4. doi: 10.7326/ACPJC-2015-162-2-004.
  67. Mercuri M, Welsford M, Schwalm JD, Mehta SR, Rao-Melacini P, Valettas N, … , Natarajan MK. Providing optimal regional care for ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: a prospective cohort study of patients in the Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Local Health Integration Network. CMAJ Open. 2015 Jan 13;3(1):E1-7. doi: 10.9778/cmajo.20140035. eCollection 2015 Jan-Mar.
  68. Chan T, Trotter B, Sennik S, Langmann C, Worster A, Welsford M. Emergency physician satisfaction and accuracy of paramedic handover information: a pilot study. The Winnower. 2015;2:e142049.94873.
  69. Colmers IN, Paterson QS, Lin M, Thoma B, Chan TM. Quality checklists for health professions blogs and podcasts. The Winnower. 2015;2:e144720.08769. doi: 10.15200/winn.144720.08769.
  70. Frank JR, Snell L, Sherbino J, editors. CanMEDS 2015 Physician Competency Framework. Ottawa: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada; 2015.
  71. Goodman DA, Kavsak PA, Hill SA, Worster A. Presenting characteristics of patients undergoing cardiac troponin measurements in the emergency department. CJEM. 2015 Jan;17(1):62-6. doi: 10.2310/8000.2013.131298.
  72. Rougas S, Clyne B, Cianciolo A, Chan TM, Sherbino J, Yarris LM. An extended validity argument for assessing feedback culture. Teach Learn Med. 2015;27(4):355-8. doi: 10.1080/10401334.2015.1077133.
  73. Shortt C, Clayton N, Hill S, Griffith L, Worster A, Kavsak P. Changes in glucose concentrations in emergency department patients presenting with symptoms of acute coronary syndrome. Clinical Biochemistry. 2015;48(15):1021. doi: 10.1016/j.clinbiochem.2015.07.080.
  74. Wasserman JK, Perry JJ, Sivilotti ML, Sutherland J, Worster A, Émond M, … , Sharma M. Computed tomography identifies patients at high risk for stroke after transient ischemic attack/nondisabling stroke: prospective, multicenter cohort study. Stroke. 2015 Jan;46(1):114-9. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.114.006768. Epub 2014 Dec 4.
  75. Welsford M. Diaphragmatic injuries in emergency medicine. eMedicine from WebMD [On-line Book] 1998-2015 (updated annually). Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/822999-overview.

2014

  1. Horner D, Hogg K, Body R, Mackway-Jones K. Single whole-leg compression ultrasound for exclusion of deep vein thrombosis in symptomatic ambulatory patients: a prospective observational cohort study. Br J Haematol. 2014 Feb;164(3):422-30. doi: 10.1111/bjh.12642. Epub 2013 Nov 5.
  2. Horner D, Hogg K, Body R, Nash MJ, Baglin T, Mackway-Jones K. The anticoagulation of calf thrombosis (ACT) project: results from the randomized controlled external pilot trial. Chest. 2014 Dec;146(6):1468-77. doi: 10.1378/chest.14-0235.
  3. Baw BChan TUpadhye S. Clinical education guideline creation by residents for junior learners in emergency medicine: a novel educational experience. CJEM. 2014 Nov 1;16(6):490-3.
  4. Kavsak PA, Jaffe AS, Hickman PE, Mills NL, Humphries KH, McRae A, Devereaux PJ, Lamy A, Whitlock R, Dhesy-Thind SK, Potter JM, Worster A. Canadian Institutes of Health Research dissemination grant on high-sensitivity cardiac troponin. Clin Biochem. 2014 Nov;47(16-17):155-7. doi: 10.1016/j.clinbiochem.2014.10.002. Epub 2014 Oct 7.
  5. Poonai N, Paskar D, Konrad SL, Rieder M, Joubert G, Lim R, Golozar A, Uledi S, Worster A, Ali S. Opioid analgesia for acute abdominal pain in children: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Acad Emerg Med. 2014 Nov;21(11):1183-92. doi: 10.1111/acem.12509.
  6. Dennis BB, Samaan MC, Bawor M, Paul J, Plater C, Pare G, Worster A, Varenbut M, Daiter J, Marsh DC, Desai D, Thabane L, Samaan Z. Evaluation of clinical and inflammatory profile in opioid addiction patients with comorbid pain: results from a multicenter investigation. Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat. 2014 Nov 19;10:2239-47. doi: 10.2147/NDT.S72785. eCollection 2014.
  7. Cadogan M, Thoma B, Chan TM, Lin M.  Free Open Access Meducation (FOAM): The rise of emergency medicine and critical care blogs and podcasts (2002-2013). Emerg Med J. 2014 Oct;31(e1):e76-7. doi: 10.1136/emermed-2013-203502. Epub 2014 Feb 19.
  8. Hogg K, Shaw J, Coyle D, Fallah P, Carrier M, Wells P. Validity of standard gamble estimated quality of life in acute venous thrombosis. Thromb Res. 2014 Oct;134(4):819-25. doi: 10.1016/j.thromres.2014.07.029. Epub 2014 Aug 1.
  9. Thoma B, Joshi N, Trueger NS, Chan TM, Lin M. Five strategies to effectively utilize online resources in emergency medicine. Ann Emerg Med. 2014 Oct;64(4):392-5. doi: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2014.05.029. Epub 2014 Jun 21.
  10. Dennis BB, Naji L, Bawor M, Bonner A, Varenbut M, Daiter J, Plater C, Pare G, Marsh DC, Worster A, Desai D, Samaan Z, Thabane L. The effectiveness of opioid substitution treatments for patients with opioid dependence: a systematic review and multiple treatment comparison protocol. Syst Rev. 2014 Sep 19;3:105. doi: 10.1186/2046-4053-3-105.
  11. Sherbino J, Frank JR. @SirBill: the power of social media to transform medical education. Postgrad Med J. 2014 Oct;90(1068):545-6. doi: 10.1136/postgradmedj-2014-132868. Epub 2014 Sep 2
  12. Norman G, Monteiro S, Sherbino J. Reflecting upon reflection in diagnostic reasoning. Acad Med. 2014 Sep;89(9):1195. doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000000416.
  13. Bawor M, Dennis BB, Samaan MC, Plater C, Worster A, Varenbut M, Daiter J, Marsh DC, Desai D, Steiner M, Anglin R, Coote M, Pare G, Thabane L, Samaan Z. Methadone induces testosterone suppression in patients with opioid addiction. Sci Rep. 2014 Aug 26;4:6189. doi: 10.1038/srep06189.
  14. Beliavsky A, Perry JJ, Dowlatshahi D, Wasserman J, Sivilotti ML, Sutherland J, Worster A, Emond M, Stotts G, Jin AY, Oczkowski WJ, Sahlas DJ, Murray HE, MacKey A, Verreault S, Wells GA, Stiell IG, Sharma M. Acute isolated dysarthria is associated with a high risk of stroke. Cerebrovasc Dis Extra. 2014 Aug 20;4(2):182-5. doi: 10.1159/000365169. eCollection 2014 May.
  15. Samaan Z, Bawor M, Dennis BB, Plater C, Varenbut M, Daiter J, Worster A, Marsh DC, Tan C, Desai D, Thabane L, Pare G. Genetic influence on methadone treatment outcomes in patients undergoing methadone maintenance treatment for opioid addiction: a pilot study. Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat. 2014 Aug 19;10:1503-8. doi: 10.2147/NDT.S66234. eCollection 2014.
  16. Sherbino J, Norman GR. Reframing diagnostic error: maybe it's content, and not process, that leads to error. Acad Emerg Med. 2014 Aug;21(8):931-3. doi: 10.1111/acem.12440.
  17. Nam J, Caners K, Bowen JM, Welsford M, O’Reilly D. Systematic review and meta-analysis of the benefits of out-of- hospital 12-lead ECG and advance notification in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction patients. Ann Emerg Med. 2014 Aug;64(2):176-86, 186.e1-9. doi: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2013.11.016. Epub 2013 Dec 22.
  18. Cheng A, Eppich W, Grant V, Sherbino J, Zendejas B, Cook DA. Debriefing for technology-enhanced simulation: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Med Educ. 2014 Jul;48(7):657-66. doi: 10.1111/medu.12432.
  19. Chan TM, Rosenberg H, Lin M. Global emergency medicine journal club: social media responses to the January 2014 online emergency medicine journal club on subarachnoid hemorrhage.  Ann Emerg Med. 2014 Jul;64(1):88-94. doi: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2014.05.015.
  20. Bhanji F, Cheng A, Frank JR, Snell L, Sherbino J. Education scholarship in emergency medicine part 3: a "how-to" guide. CJEM. 2014 May;16 Suppl 1:S13-8.
  21. Bandiera G, Leblanc C, Regehr G, Snell L, Frank JR, Sherbino J. Education scholarship in emergency medicine part 2: supporting and developing scholars. CJEM. 2014 May;16 Suppl 1:S6-S12.
  22. Sherbino J, Van Melle E, Bandiera G, McEwen J, Leblanc C, Bhanji F, Frank JR, Regehr G, Snell L. Education scholarship in emergency medicine part 1: innovating and improving teaching and learning. CJEM. 2014 May;16 Suppl 1:S1-5.
  23. Kudenchuk PJ, Brown SP, Daya M, Morrison LJ, Grunau BE, Rea T, et al [M Welsford, Collaborator]. Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium-Amiodarone, Lidocaine or Placebo Study (ROC-ALPS): Rationale and methodology behind an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest antiarrhythmic drug trial. American Heart Journal. 2014 May;167(5):653-9.e4. doi: 10.1016/j.ahj.2014.02.010. Epub 2014 Mar 1.
  24. Sherbino J, Frank JR, Snell L. Defining the key roles and competencies of the clinician-educator of the 21st century: a national mixed-methods study. Acad Med. 2014 May;89(5):783-9. doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000000217.
  25. Milne K, Thoma B, Bond C, Purdy E, Yiu S, Targonsky E, Chan T. CanFOAMed: Canadians can do FOAM too. 2014 Apr;31(4):351. doi: 10.1136/emermed-2013-203341. Epub 2013 Dec 10.
  26. Morrison LJ, Eby D, Veigas PV, Zhan C, Kiss A, Arcieri V, Hoogeveen P, Loreto C, Welsford M, Dodd T, Mooney E, Pilkington M, Prowd C, Reichl E, Scott J, Verdon JM, Waite T, Buick JE, Verbeek PR. Implementation trial of the basic life support termination of resuscitation rule: Reducing the transport of futile out-of-hospital cardiac arrests. Resuscitation. 2014 Apr;85(4):486-91. doi: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2013.12.013. Epub 2013 Dec 21.
  27. Altayyar S, Rochwerg B, Alnasser S, Al-Omari A, Baw B, Fox-Robichaud A, Alhazzani W. Intra-aortic balloon pump in patients with cardiogenic shock complicating myocardial infarction: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized trials (protocol). Syst Rev. 2014 Mar 12;3:24. doi: 10.1186/2046-4053-3-24.
  28. Botto F, Alonso-Coello P, Chan MT, Villar JC, Xavier D, . . . , Worster A, . . . ,. The Vascular events In noncardiac Surgery patIents cOhort evaluatioN Operations Committee; Vascular events In noncardiac Surgery patIents cOhort evaluatioN VISION Study Investigators. Myocardial injury after noncardiac surgery: a large, international, prospective cohort study establishing diagnostic criteria, characteristics, predictors, and 30-day outcomes. Anesthesiology. 2014 Mar;120(3):564-78. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000000113.
  29. Chan T, Bakewell F, Orlich D, Sherbino J. Conflict prevention, conflict mitigation, and manifestations of conflict during emergency department consultations. Acad Emerg Med. 2014 Mar;21(3):308-13. doi: 10.1111/acem.12325.
  30. Rezvanpour A, Shortt C, Clark L, Worster A, Kavsak PA. Analytical factors to consider when assessing a high-sensitivity cardiac troponin I assay compared to a contemporary assay in clinical studies. Clin Chim Acta. 2014 Feb 15;429:6-7. doi: 10.1016/j.cca.2013.11.012. Epub 2013 Nov 20.
  31. Norman G, Sherbino J, Dore K, Wood T, Young M, Gaissmaier W, Kreuger S, Monteiro S. The etiology of diagnostic errors: a controlled trial of system 1 versus system 2 reasoning. Acad Med. 2014 Feb;89(2):277-84. doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000000105.
  32. Horner D, Hogg K, Body R, Jones S, Nash MJ, Mackway-Jones K. Single whole-leg compression ultrasound for exclusion of deep vein thrombosis in symptomatic ambulatory patients: a prospective observational cohort study. Br J Haematol. 2014 Feb;164(3):422-30. Epub 2013 Nov 5.
  33. Sherbino J, Kulasegaram K, Howey E, Norman G. Ineffectiveness of cognitive forcing strategies to reduce biases in diagnostic reasoning: a controlled trial. CJEM. 2014 Jan 1;16(1):34-40.
  34. Perry JJ, Sharma M, Sivilotti ML, Sutherland J, Worster A, Émond M, Stotts G, Jin AY, Oczkowski WJ, Sahlas DJ, Murray HE, MacKey A, Verreault S, Wells GA, Stiell IG. A prospective cohort study of patients with transient ischemic attack to identify high-risk clinical characteristics. Stroke. 2014 Jan;45(1):92-100. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.113.003085. Epub 2013 Nov 21.
  35. Owen JWorster A, Marie Waines B, Ward J, Kavsak P, Hill S. Root cause analysis of delays to discharge for patients held for serial cardiac troponin levels. CJEM. 2014 Jan 1;16(1):20-4.
  36. Ramakrishna J, Valani R, Sriharan A, Scolnik D.  Design and pilot implementation of an evaluation tool assessing professionalism, communication, and collaboration during a unique global health elective. Medicine, Conflict, and Survival. 2014;30(1):56-65.
  37. Mercuri M, Welsford M, Schwalm JD, Mehta SR, Purnima RM, Valettas N, Sheth T, Rokoss M, Sanjit J, Velianou J, Natarajan M. Providing optimal care for patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction across a large region: issues beyond timeliness of reperfusion. CMAJ Open. 2014 (in press).
  38. Bigham B, Welsford M. Advancing evidence based paramedic practice: Issues of generalizability, validity, and knowledge translation in Paramedicine. CJEM. 2014 (in press).
  39. Welsford M, Bigham B. (2014). Chapter 27: Cardiac. In Emergency Care in the Streets – Canadian Edition. N Caroline (Ed.). Toronto, ON; John Wiley & Sons.
  40. Welsford M, Pardhan A. (2014). Ch 29: Penetrating Trauma. Brice J, Cone D, Delbridge T, Myers B (Eds.). In Clinical Aspects of Prehospital Medicine: Volume 1. Dubuque, IA: Kendall Hunt.
  41. Worster A, Varenbut M, Daiter J, Nair GM, Plater-Zyberk C, Griffith L, Ma J, Zachos C, Sivilotti MLA. Variability of QT Interval Measurements in Opioid-Dependent Patients on Methadone. Can J Addict. 2014;5(2):10-16.
  42. The Hip Fracture Accelerated Surgical Treatment and Care Track (HIP ATTACK) Investigators, Buse GL, Bhandari M, Sancheti P, Rocha S, Winemaker M, Adili A, . . . , Worster A, . . . , Devereaux PJ. Accelerated care versus standard care among patients with hip fracture: the HIP ATTACK pilot trial. CMAJ. 2014 Jan 7;186(1):E52-60. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.130901. Epub 2013 Nov 18.
  43. Kavsak PA, Shortt C, Pond G, Worster A. High-sensitivity cardiac troponin I for predicting death in a female emergency department population. Clin Chem. 2014 Jan;60(1):271-3. doi: 10.1373/clinchem.2013.211557. Epub 2013 Nov 8.
  44. Miller PQ et al. “Ch. 21 - Shoot and Tell: Mandatory Gunshot Wound Reporting by Physicians”.  Case Studies in Canadian Health Policy and Management, Second Edition. Raisa Deber and Catherine Mah (Eds.). Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2014.
  45. Henley S, Munkley D, Garniss D, Laidley I, Welsford M. ASSIST pilot study: accuracy of Inovise STEMI interpretation software (abstract). CJEM. 2014; 15(s1):S24. 
  46. Chan TM, Pardhan AWelsford M. Description of a successful longitudinal pre-hospital care emergency medicine curriculum (abstract). CJEM. 2014; 15(s1):S25.
  47. Sandhanwalia S, Samoraj K, Welsford M. Paramedic recognition and management of anaphylaxis in the pre-hospital setting (abstract). CJEM. 2014; 15(s1):S74.
  48. Sandhanwalia S, Samoraj K, Welsford M. Paramedic recognition and management of anaphylaxis in the pre-hospital setting (abstract). Prehosp Emerg Care. 2014; 18(1).
  49. Park H, Nayar A, Longeway M, Welsford M. Effects of paramedic education and novel oral analgesia directive on prehospital pain assessment, documentation and management (abstract). CJEM. 2014; 15(s1):S102.
  50. Park H, Nayar A, Longeway M, Welsford M. Effects of paramedic education and novel oral analgesia directive on prehospital pain assessment, documentation and management (abstract). Prehospital Emergency Care. 2014; 18(1).
  51. Welsford M. Diaphragmatic Injuries in Emergency Medicine. eMedicine from WebMD [On-line Book] 1998-2015 (updated annually). Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/822999-overview.

2013

  1. Sherbino J, Kulasegaram K, Worster A, Norman GR. The reliability of encounter cards to assess the CanMEDS roles. Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract. 2013 Dec;18(5):987-96. Epub 2013 Jan 11.
  2. Chan T, Sabir K, Sanhan S, Sherbino J. Understanding the impact of residents' interpersonal relationships during emergency department referrals and consultations. JGME. 2013 Dec;5(4):576-81.
  3. Lim ME, Bowen JM, Snead OC 3rd, Elliott I, Donner E, Weiss SK, Otsubo H, Ochi  A, Drake J, Rutka JT, Worster A, Hopkins RB, Goeree R, Tarride JE. Access to surgery for paediatric patients with medically refractory epilepsy: a systems analysis. Epilepsy Res. 2013 Dec;107(3):286-96. Epub 2013 Sep 2. Review.
  4. Ackerman MJWorster A, Lin D. Interpreting positive urine cultures. CMAJ. 2013 Nov 19;185(17):1526-7.
  5. Bauer GR, Scheim AI, Deutsch MB, Massarella C. Reported Emergency Department Avoidance, Use, and Experiences of Transgender Persons in Ontario, Canada: Results From a Respondent-Driven Sampling Survey. Ann Emerg Med.2013 Oct 23.
  6. Carpenter CR, Sarli CC, Fowler SA, Kulasegaram K, Vallera T, Lapaine P, Schalet G, Worster A. Best Evidence in Emergency Medicine (BEEM) Rater Scores Correlate With Publications' Future Citations. Acad Emerg Med. 2013 Oct;20(10):1004-1012.
  7. Nelder MP, Russell C, Williams D, Johnson K, Li L, Baker SL, Marshall S, Bhanich-Supapol W, Pillai DR, Ralevski F. Spatiotemporal Dynamics and Demographic Profiles of Imported Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax Infections in Ontario, Canada (1990-2009). PLoS One. 2013 Sep 30;8(9):e76208
  8. Perry JJ, Stiell IG, Sivilotti ML, Bullard MJ, Hohl CM, Sutherland J, Émond M, Worster A, Lee JS, Mackey D, Pauls M, Lesiuk H, Symington C, Wells GA. Clinical decision rules to rule out subarachnoid hemorrhage for acute headache. JAMA. 2013 Sep 25;310(12):1248-55.
  9. Fitz-Clarke J, Quinlan D, Valani R. Flying with a pneumothorax: a model of altitude limitations due to gas expansion.Aviat Space Environ Med. 2013 Aug;84(8):834-9.
  10. Norman G, Monteiro S, Sherbino J. Is clinical cognition binary or continuous? Acad Med. 2013 Aug;88(8):1058-60.
  11. Kavsak PA, Worster A, You JJ, Oremus M, Shortt C, Phan K, Sohn KY, Veljkovic K, Devereaux PJ, Hill S, Bhanich-Supapol W, Jaffe AS. Ninety-Minute vs 3-h Performance of High-Sensitivity Cardiac Troponin Assays for Predicting Hospitalization for Acute Coronary Syndrome. Clin Chem. 2013;59(9):1407-10.
  12. Kessler CS, Chan T, Loeb JM, Malka ST. I'm clear, you're clear, we're all clear: improving consultation communication skills in undergraduate medical education. Acad Med. 2013 Jun;88(6):753-8.
  13. Mansour M, Clark L, Scott T, Worster A, Kavsak PA. Considerations for establishing a reference interval for elderly individuals in the emergency department with the high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T assay. Clin Chim Acta. 2013 Jun 5;421:85-6. Epub 2013 Feb 18.
  14. Lim ME, Worster A, Goeree R, Tarride JÉ. Simulating an emergency department: the importance of modeling the interactions between physicians and delegates in a discrete event simulation. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2013 May 22;13:59.
  15. Sherbino JChan TSchiff K. The reverse classroom: lectures on your own and homework with faculty. CJEM. 2013 May 1;15(3):178-80.
  16. Sherbino J, Norman GR. In reply to Petrie and Campbell. Acad Med. 2013 May;88(5):557-8.
  17. Shortt CR, Worster A, Hill SA, Kavsak PA. Comparison of hs-cTnI, hs-cTnT, hFABP and GPBB for identifying early adverse cardiac events in patients presenting within six hours of chest pain-onset. Clin Chim Acta. 2013 Apr 18;419:39-41. Epub 2013 Jan 30.
  18. Sherbino J, Norman GR. In the real world, faster diagnoses are not necessarily more accurate. Acad Med. 2013 Mar;88(3):298.
  19. Abuelaish I, Fazal N, Doubleday N, Arya N, Poland B, Valani R. The mutual determinants of individual, community, and societal health and peace. IJPDS. 2013 Feb;4(1):1-7.
  20. Ilgen JS, Sherbino J, Cook DA. Technology-enhanced simulation in emergency medicine: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Acad Emerg Med. 2013 Feb;20(2):117-27.
  21. Sherbino J, Norman GR, Gaissmaier W. Clinical decision making: the need for meaningful research. Acad Med. 2013 Feb;88(2):150-1.
  22. Sievenpiper JL, Worster A, Brons S, Mehta S, Kavsak PA. Persistent increases in cardiac troponin concentrations as measured with high-sensitivity assays after acute myocardial infarction. Clin Chem. 2013 Feb;59(2):443-5. Epub 2012 Dec 3.
  23. Chan T, Orlich D, Kulasegaram K, Sherbino J. Understanding communication between emergency and consulting physicians: a qualitative study that describes and defines the essential elements of the emergency department consultation-referral process for the junior learner. CJEM. 2013 Jan 1;15(1):42-51.
  24. Sherbino J, Kulasegaram K, Worster A, Norman GR. The reliability of encounter cards to assess the CanMEDS roles. Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract. 2013 Jan 11.
  25. Lin DWorster A. Predictors of admission to hospital of patients triaged as nonurgent using the Canadian Triage and Acuity Scale. CJEM. 2013;15(0):1-6.
  26. Bhanich Supapol WAckerman MWorster A. An assessment of quality of care in the Emergency departments of the Hamilton Niagara Halidmand and Brant Local Health Integration Network. Report to the LHIN. 2013

2012

  1. Chan TM, Wallner C, Swoboda TK, Leone KA, Kessler C. Assessing interpersonal and communication skills in emergency medicine. Acad Emerg Med. 2012 Dec;19(12):1390-402.
  2. Ilgen JS, Humbert AJ, Kuhn G, Hansen ML, Norman GR, Eva KW, Charlin B, Sherbino J. Assessing diagnostic reasoning: a consensus statement summarizing theory, practice, and future needs. Acad Emerg Med. 2012 Dec;19(12):1454-61.
  3. Payrastre J, Upadhye SWorster ALin D, Kahnamoui K, Patterson H, Sanaee L, Clayden R. The SCRAP Rule: The derivation and internal validation of a clinical decision rule for computed tomography of the chest in blunt thoracic trauma. CJEM. 2012 Nov;14(6):344-53.
  4. Sherbino J. Brief educational reports: a new manuscript category. CJEM. 2012 Nov;14(6):325.
  5. McIntyre L, Fergusson DA, Rowe B, Cook DJ, Arabi Y, Bagshaw SM, Emond M, Finfer S, Fox-Robichaud A, Gray A, Green R, Hebert P, Lang E, Marshall J, Stiell I, Tinmouth A, Pagliarello J, Turgeon A, Walsh T, Worster A, Zarychanski R; Canadian Critical Care Trials Group. The PRECISE RCT: evolution of an early septic shock fluid resuscitation trial. Transfus Med Rev. 2012 Oct;26(4):333-41.
  6. Langmann C. Canadian firearms legislation and effects on homicide 1974 to 2008. J Interpers Violence. 2012 Aug;27(12):2303-21. Epub 2012 Feb 10.
  7. Sanaullah M, Bashir S, Bhatti JA, Pardhan A, Kataria A. Promotion of HPV vaccination: potential gaps between knowledge and practices of Pakistani female family practitioners. J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care. 2012 Jul;38(3):208-9.
  8. Sherbino J, Dore KL, Wood TJ, Young ME, Gaissmaier W, Kreuger S, Norman GR. The relationship between response time and diagnostic accuracy. Acad Med. 2012 Jun;87(6):785-91.
  9. McIntyre LA, Fergusson DA, Cook DJ, Rowe BH, Bagshaw SM, Easton D, Emond M, Finfer S, Fox-Robichaud A, Gaudert C, Green R, Hebert P, Marshall J, Rankin N, Stiell I, Tinmouth A, Pagliarello J, Turgeon AF, Worster A, Zarychanski R; Canadian Critical Care Trials Group. Fluid Resuscitation with 5% albumin versus Normal Saline in Early Septic Shock: a pilot randomized, controlled trial. J Crit Care. 2012 Jun;27(3):317.e1-6.
  10. Upadhye SSchiff K. Acute aortic dissection in the emergency department: diagnostic challenges and evidence-based management. Emerg Med Clin North Am. 2012 May;30(2):307-27, viii.
  11. Kavsak PA, Worster A. Dichotomizing high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T results and important analytical considerations. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2012 Apr 24;59(17):1570; author reply 1571-2.
  12. Rose L, Gray S, Burns K, Atzema C, Kiss A, Worster A, Scales DC, Rubenfeld G, Lee J. Emergency department length of stay for patients requiring mechanical ventilation: a prospective observational study. Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med. 2012 Apr 11;20:30.
  13. Harris KA, Allen T, Bullock G, Dath D, Sherbino J, Frank JR. Royal College white papers: assessment of training. The authors reply. Can J Surg. 2012 Apr;55(2):E5.
  14. Kavsak PA, Worster A. For a rapid diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction, a sensitive troponin assay is needed in the near-patient testing setting. Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther. 2012 Mar;10(3):309-12.
  15. Worster ASBhanich Supapol W. Fluids and diuretics for acute ureteric colic. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2012 Feb 15;2:CD004926.
  16. Carpenter CR, Keim SM, Worster A, Rosen P; BEEM (Best Evidence in Emergency Medicine). Brain natriuretic peptide in the evaluation of emergency department dyspnea: is there a role? J Emerg Med. 2012 Feb;42(2):197-205.
  17. Worster A, Kavsak PA, Brown M. Risk stratification in the era of high-sensitivity troponin assays. Ann Emerg Med. 2012 Feb;59(2):126-7.
  18. Atrie DWorster A. Surgical mask versus N95 respirator for preventing influenza among health care workers: a randomized trial. CJEM. 2012 Jan;14(1):50-2.
  19. Sherbino J, Norman G. Black balls and diagnostic reasoning. Acad Med. 2012 Jan;87(1):2; author reply 2.
  20. Worster A, Haynes RB. How do I find a point-of-care answer to my clinical question? CJEM. 2012 Jan;14(1):31-5. Review.
  21. Hanly LN, Chen N, Aleksa K, Cutler M, Bajcetic M, Palassery R, Regueira O, Turner C, Baw B, Malkin B, Freeman D, Rieder MJ, Vasylyeva TL, Koren G. N-acetylcysteine as a novel prophylactic treatment for ifosfamide-induced nephrotoxicity in children: translational pharmacokinetics. J Clin Pharmacol. 2012 Jan;52(1):55-64. Epub 2011 Jan 24.
  22. Kavsak PA, Hill SA, Bhanich Supapol W, Devereaux PJ, Worster A. Biomarkers for predicting serious cardiac outcomes at 72 hours in patients presenting early after chest pain onset with symptoms of acute coronary syndromes. Clin Chem. 2012 Jan;58(1):298-302.
  23. Levy Brian E, Sherbino J. “Local Anesthesia.” Essential Emergency Procedural Sedation and Pain Management. Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2012.
  24. Levy Brian E, Sherbino J. “Regional Anesthetic Blocks.” Essential Emergency Procedural Sedation and Pain Management. Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2012.

2011

  1. Hayward M, Marshall T, Welsford M, Eby R, Ha M, Pardhan A, Fan J, Sherbino J, Upadhye S, Niglas M, Kuuskne M, Healey A.  Ultrasound technologist impression versus radiologist final report for ultrasounds ordered from the emergency department: are there discrepancies? Abstract and Poster, CAEP 2011.
  2. Worster A. Are hemostatic agents effective in the treatment of acutespontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage? Ann Emerg Med. 2011 Jan;57(1):66-7
  3. Wrights D, Kenny-Scherber C, Patel A, Kulasegaram K, Sherbino J. Defining and Optimizing Collaboration between Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine Physicians. Can J Gen Internal Med 2011; 6(1):28-29. 2011.
  4. Sherbino J, Frank JR, Flynn L, Snell L. “Intrinsic Roles” rather than “armour”: renaming the “non-medical expert roles” of the CanMEDS framework to match their intent. Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract. 2011 Aug 18. (epub ahead of print). 2011.
  5. Sherbino J, Dore KL, Siu E, Norman GR. The Effectiveness of Cognitive Forcing Strategies to Decrease Diagnostic Error: An Exploratory Study. Teaching & Learning in Medicine. 2011; 23: 1, 78 — 84. 2011.
  6. Sherbino J & Frank JR (eds). Educational Design: A CanMEDS Guide for the Health Professions. The Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons: Ottawa, Canada. 2011. 2011.
  7. Sherbino J, Bandiera G, Bhanji F, Lendrum D, Nichols D, Sosnowski T, Blouin D, Woods R. CanMEDS Teaching Springboards: Emergency Medicine. Ottawa: The Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada. 2011. 2011.
  8. Vadera R. Does Anti-Hypertensive Drug Therapy Decrease Morbidity or Mortality in Patients with a Hypertensive Emergency? Ann Emerg Med. 2011; 57 (2011), pp. 64-65.
  9. Pardhan A, Saad N. Future of Medical Education in Canada – Postgraduate Project. Co-Author – Theme Paper: Governance in Postgraduate Medical Education in Canada. Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada (AFMC); 2011.
  10. Kavsak PA, Hill SA, Bhanich Supapol W, Devereaux PJ, Worster A. Biomarkers for Predicting Serious Cardiac Outcomes at 72 Hours in Patients Presenting Earlyafter Chest Pain Onset with Symptoms of Acute Coronary Syndromes. Clin Chem. 2011Sep 20. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 21933901.
  11. Phan K, Sohn KY, Hill SA, Worster A, You J, Oremus M, Devereaux PJ, Jaffe AS, Kavsak PA. Multiplex protein assay performance/evaluation and the requirement forprecision and correlation to clinical assays. Clin Chem Lab Med. 2011 Aug 30.[Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 21875396.
  12. Kavsak PA, Allen LC, Apple FS, Booth RA, Chan PC, Delvin E, Fraser A, Fu L,Gornall D, Collier C, Hill S, Hoffman B, Huang Y, Lavoie J, Lou A, Mattman A,McQueen M, Meng QH, Oleschuk C, Pudek M, Randell E, Sohn KY, Thorlacius L, YipPM, Dahdah N, Devereaux PJ, Dhesy-Thind S, Hotte SJ, Worster A. Cardiac troponin testing in the acute care setting: Ordering, reporting, and high sensitivityassays-An update from the Canadian society of clinical chemists (CSCC). ClinBiochem. 2011 Nov;44(16):1273-7. Epub 2011 Aug 7. PubMed PMID: 21851815.
  13. Lang ES, Worster A. Getting the evidence straight in emergency diagnostics.Acad Emerg Med. 2011 Aug;18(8):797-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1553-2712.2011.01123.x.PubMed PMID: 21843214.
  14. Plater-Zyberk CJ, Varenbut M, Daiter J, Worster A. The Value of Clinical Case Management in a Methadone Maintenance Treatment Program. Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse.2011 Aug 8. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 21823899.
  15. Perry JJ, Stiell IG, Sivilotti ML, Bullard MJ, Emond M, Symington C,Sutherland J, Worster A, Hohl C, Lee JS, Eisenhauer MA, Mortensen M, Mackey D,Pauls M, Lesiuk H, Wells GA. Sensitivity of computed tomography performed within six hours of onset of headache for diagnosis of subarachnoid haemorrhage:prospective cohort study. BMJ. 2011 Jul 18;343:d4277. doi: 10.1136/bmj.d4277.PubMed PMID: 21768192; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3138338.
  16. Tang PH, Worster A, Srigley JA, Main CL. Examination of staphylococcalstethoscope contamination in the emergency department (pilot) study (EXSSCITEDpilot study). CJEM. 2011 Jul;13(4):239-44. PubMed PMID: 21722552.
  17. Perry JJ, Sharma M, Sivilotti ML, Sutherland J, Symington C, Worster A, Émond M, Stotts G, Jin AY, Oczkowski WJ, Sahlas DJ, Murray HE, MacKey A, Verreault S,Wells GA, Stiell IG. Prospective validation of the ABCD2 score for patients inthe emergency department with transient ischemic attack. CMAJ. 2011 Jul12;183(10):1137-45. Epub 2011 Jun 6. PubMed PMID: 21646462; PubMed Central PMCID:PMC3134721.
  18. Kavsak PA, Hill SA, Worster A. Letter by Kavsak et al regarding article,"B-type natriuretic peptide signal peptide circulates in human blood: evaluation as a potential biomarker of cardiac ischemia". Circulation. 2011 Feb15;123(6):e233; author reply e234. PubMed PMID: 21321179.
  19. Worster A, Chan T. Evidence-based emergency medicine. Does this patient have a hemorrhagic stroke? Ann Emerg Med. 2011 May;57(5):535-6. Epub 2010 Oct 16.PubMed PMID: 20952101.
  20. Chan T, Worster A. Evidence-based emergency medicine. The clinical diagnosis of arrhythmias in patients presenting with palpitations. Ann Emerg Med. 2011Mar;57(3):303-4. Epub 2010 Oct 13. PubMed PMID: 20947205.
  21. Valani R, Sriharan A, Scolnik D. Integrating CanMEDS competencies into global health electives: an innovative elective program. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2011 Jan;13(1):34-9.
  22. McClennan S. Developing guidelines for the early recognition and emergency management of severe sepsis in children. CJEM 2011;13(3):190, Paediatr Child Health 2011;16(suppl A):117.

2010

  1. Owen JJ, Brison M, Hall C, Crossley J. Emergency Medicine.  In: Chowdhury J, Merani S., editors. Essentials for the Canadian Medical Licensing Exam: Review and Prep for the MCCQE Part I. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins; 2010
  2. Healey A, Huang L (2010). Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in Manual of Pediatric Intensive Care. BC Decker, Hamilton, ON.
  3. Channan P, Price I, Sherbino J, Welsford M, Kulasegaram K. Using a didactic lecture and live field simulation to teach disaster medicine to emergency medicine residents. CJEM 2010;12(3):244. Abstract
  4. Williams DJ, Increased Myoepithelial Cells of Bronchial Submucosal Glands in Fatal Asthma. Thorax 2010;65:32-38.
  5. Sherbino J. Do Antiviral Medications Improve Recovery in Patients With Bell’s Palsy? Ann Emerg Med. 2010;55(5):475-6.
  6. Carpenter C, Sherbino J. How does an “opinion leader” influence my practice? CJEM 2010;12(5):431-4.
  7. Sherbino J., Frank J.R. Systematic development and implementation of a national resident leadership conference. Newsletter Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians. Fall 2010 edition, Vol. 20, No. 2.
  8. Healey A, Sherbino J, Fan J, Mensour M, Upadhye S, Wasi P.  Low-fidelity simulationcurriculum addresses needs identified by faculty and improves the comfort level of internal medicine resident physicians with in-hospital resuscitation.  Crit Care Med 2010, 38(9):1899-1903.
  9. Sherbino J, Frank JR. Systematic Development and Implementation of a National Resident Leadership Conference. CAME Newsletter. Fall 2010 edition, Vol. 20, No. 2.
  10. LeBlanc C, Sherbino J. Coaching in Emergency Medicine. CJEM 2010;12(6):520-4.
  11. Worster A, Keim SM, Sahsi R, Pancioli AM; Best Evidence in Emergency Medicine (BEEM) Group. Do either corticosteroids or antiviral agents reduce the risk oflong-term facial paresis in patients with new-onset Bell's palsy? J Emerg Med.2010 May;38(4):518-23.
  12. Kavsak PA, Worster A, You JJ, Oremus M, Elsharif A, Hill SA, Devereaux PJ,MacRae AR, Jaffe AS. Identification of myocardial injury in the emergencysetting. Clin Biochem. 2010 Apr;43(6):539-44.
  13. Varenbut M, Plater-Zyberk CJ, Worster A, Daiter J. Does low urine creatininelevel indicate the presence of urine alcohol in methadone maintenance treatmentpatients? Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse. 2010 Jul;36(4):199-201.
  14. Valani R, Cornacchia M, Kube D.  Flight Diversions due to On-board Medical Emergencies on an International Commercial Airline.  Aviat Space Environ Med 2010; 81:1037-1040.
  15. Valani R, Sriharan A, Scolnik D.  Integrating CanMEDS Competencies  into Global Health Electives – an Innovative Elective Program.   Accepted for publication in Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine.
  16. Valani R, Yanchar N, Grant V, Hancock BJ.  The Development of a National Pediatric Trauma Curriculum.  Medical Teacher, 2010; 32(3):  e115-e119.
  17. O’Connor RE, Bossaert L, Arntz HR, Brooks SC, Diercks D, Feitosa-Filho G, Nolan JP, Vander Hoek TL, Walters DL, Wong A, Welsford M, Woolfrey K, on behalf of the Acute Coronary Syndrome Chapter Collaborators. Part 9: acute coronary syndromes: 2010 International consensus on cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care science with treatment recommendations. Circulation. 2010; 122(suppl 2):S422-S465.
  18. Bossaert L, O’Connor RE, Arntz HR, Brooks SC, Diercks D, Feitosa-Filho G, Nolan JP, Vander Hoek TL, Walters DL, Wong A, Welsford M, Woolfrey K, on behalf of the Acute Coronary Syndrome Chapter Collaborators. Part 9: acute coronary syndromes: 2010 International consensus on cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care science with treatment recommendations. Resuscitation. 2010; Suppl 1:e175-212.
  19. Kollek D, Welsford M, Wanger K. Canadian operational and emotional prehospital readiness for a tactical violence event. Prehospital & Disaster Medicine 2010; 25(2): 162-167.
  20. Mercuri M, Velianou JL, Welsford M, Gauthier L, Natarajan MK. Improving the timeliness of care for patients with acute ST-elevation myocardial infarction: Implications of “self-transport” versus use of EMS. Healthcare Quarterly 2010; 13(1): 105-109.
  21. Welsford M, Pardhan A (2009). Penetrating Trauma. In Krohmer JR , Sahni R, Schwartz B, Wang HE (Eds). Clinical Aspects of Prehospital Medicine. Volume 1. Dubuque, IA: Kendall/Hunt.
  22. Welsford M (2009). Chapter 27: Cardiac. In Emergency Care in the Streets – Canadian Edition. Ed. N Caroline. Toronto, ON; Jones& Bartlett.
  23. Welsford M. Diaphragmatic Injuries. eMedicine: Emergency Medicine [online book] 1998-2010 (updated annually). Available at: http://www.emedicine.com/emerg/topic136.htm
  24. Welsford M. Sensitive cardiac troponin assays were more accurate than a standard troponin assay for early diagnosis of AMI. [Commentary]. ACP J Club. 2009; 151 (6): 12.
  25. Cardiac Care Network (Welsford M contributor). Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. Ontario, September 2010.
  26. Sivilotti ML, Green TJ, Langmann C, Yarema M, Juurlink D, Johnson D. Multiplying the serum aminotransferase by the acetaminophen concentration to predict toxicity following overdose. Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2010 Oct;48(8):793-9.
  27. Green TJ, Sivilotti ML, Langmann C, Yarema M, Juurlink D, Burns MJ, Johnson DW. When do the aminotransferases rise after acute acetaminophen overdose? Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2010 Oct;48(8):787-92.

2009

  1. Healey A, Mensour M, Marshall T.  Safety first - sedate and shock [letter].  CJEM 2009; 11(2):123.
  2. Milne WK, Worster A. Does the Clinical Examination Predict Lower Extremity Peripheral Arterial Disease? Ann Emerg Med. 2009 Jan 28.
  3. Worster A. ACP Journal Club. Review: 3 prediction rules, particularly ABCD, identify ED patients who can be discharged with low risk for stroke after TIA. Ann Intern Med. 2009 Sep 15;151(6):JC3-15. PubMed PMID: 19755361. 
  4. MacMillan HL, Wathen CN, Jamieson E, Boyle MH, Shannon HS, Ford-Gilboe M, Worster A, Lent B, Coben JH, Campbell JC, McNutt LA; McMaster Violence Against Women Research Group. Screening for intimate partner violence in health care settings: a randomized trial. JAMA. 2009 Aug 5;302(5):493-501. PubMed PMID: 19654384. 
  5. Worster A, Keim SM, Carpenter CR, Adeoye O; Best Evidence in Emergency Medicine (BEEM) Group. Does early intensive lowering of blood pressure reduce hematoma volume and improve clinical outcome after acute cerebral hemorrhage? J Emerg Med. 2009 Jun 20. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 19545967. 
  6. Worster A, Norman G. Factor analyze this. CJEM. 2009 May;11(3):240-1. PubMed PMID: 19523273. 
  7. Rowe BH, Villa-Roel C, Guttman A, Ross S, Mackey D, Sivilotti ML, Worster A, Stiell IG, Willis V, Borgundvaag B. Predictors of hospital admission for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbations in Canadian emergency departments. Acad Emerg Med. 2009 Apr;16(4):316-24. Epub 2009 Mar 6. PubMed PMID: 19298621.
  8. Milne WK,Worster A, Evidence-based Emergency Medicine/Rational Clinical Examination Abstract. Does the clinical examination predict lower extremity peripheral arterial disease? Ann Emerg Med. 2009 Nov;54(5):748-50.
  9. Sherbino J, Upadhye S,Worster A. Self-reported priorities and resources of academic emergency physicians for the maintenance of clinical competence: a pilot study. CJEM. 2009 May;11(3):230-4.
  10. Wathen CN, Tanaka M, Catallo C, Lebner AC, Friedman MK, Hanson MD, Freeman C, Jack SM, Jamieson E, Macmillan HL,Worster A; McMaster IPV Education Research Team. Are clinicians being prepared to care for abused women? A survey of health professional education in Ontario, Canada. BMC Med Educ. 2009 Jun 18;9:34.
  11. Kavsak PA,Worster A, You JJ, Oremus M, Elsharif A, Hill SA, Devereaux PJ, Macrae AR, Jaffe AS. Identification of myocardial injury in the emergency setting. Clin Biochem. 2009 Dec 21. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 20026097.
  12. Worster A, Review: 3 prediction rules, particularly ABCD, identify ED patients who can be discharged with low risk of stroke after TIA. Evid Based Med. 2009 Dec;14(6):187.
  13. Worster A, Keim SM, Sahsi R; The Best Evidence in Emergency Medicine (BEEM) Group,, Pancioli AM. Do Either Corticosteroids or Antiviral Agents Reduce the Risk of Long-Term Facial Paresis in Patients with New-onset Bell's Palsy? J Emerg Med. 2009 Oct 19.
  14. Sherbino J, Upadhye S, Worster A. Self-reported Priorities and Resources of Academic Emergency Physicians for the Maintenance of Clinical Competence: A pilot study. Can J Emerg Med. 2009;(11)3:230-4.
  15. Sherbino J. Does this patient with a pericardial effusion have cardiac tamponade? Ann Emerg Med. 2009;53(3):390-1.
  16. Vadera R, Sherbino J. Do opiates affect the clinical evaluation of patients with acute abdominal pain? Ann Emerg Med. 2009;54(1):126-7.
  17. Welsford M, Pardhan A (2009). Penetrating Trauma. In Krohmer JR , Sahni R, Schwartz B, Wang HE (Eds). Clinical Aspects of Prehospital Medicine. Volume 1. Dubuque, IA: Kendall/Hunt.
  18. Welsford M (2009). Chapter 27: Cardiac. In Emergency Care in the Streets – Canadian Edition. Ed. N Caroline. Toronto, ON; Jones& Bartlett.
  19. Welsford M. Diaphragmatic Injuries. eMedicine: Emergency Medicine [online book] 1998-2009 (updated annually). Available at: http://www.emedicine.com/emerg/topic136.htm
  20. Kollek D, Welsford M, Wanger K. Chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear preparedness training for emergency medical providers. CJEM 2009; 11(4): 337-342.
  21. Brooks SC, Allan KS, Welsford M, Verbeek PR, Arntz HR, Morrison LJ. Prehospital triage and direct transport of patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction to primary percutaneous coronary intervention centers: A systematic review and metaanalyis. CJEM 2009; 11: 481-492.
  22. Valani R, Sriharan A, Scolnik D.  Designing International Health Electives using the CanMEDS Core Competencies.  Medical Teacher, 2009; 31(12):1097.
  23. Valani R.  Predicting the Need for CT Scan in Pediatric Patients with Minor Head Injuries.  PEM Today.  October 2009.
  24. Valani R, Verma M, Sriharan A, Scolnik D.  Enabling change in attitudes among medical students during a Pediatric Emergency Medicine Elective.  Israeli Journal of Emergency Medicine.  2009; 9(2):22-29.
  25. Gupta A, Tyrrell P, Valani R, Benseler S, Abdelhaleem M, Weitzman S. 
    Experience with hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis/ macrophage activation syndrome at a single institution.  Journal of Pediatric Hematology / Oncology.2009; 31(2):81-4.
  26. Brooks SC, Allan KS, Welsford M, Verbeek PR, Arntz HR, Morrison LJ. Prehospital triage and direct transport of patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction to primary percutaneous coronary intervention centers: A systematic review and metaanalyis. CJEM 2009; 11: 481-492.
  27. Kollek D, Wanger K, Welsford M. Chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear preparedness training for emergency medical providers. CJEM 2009; 11(4): 337-342.
  28. Sherbino J , Dore KL , Siu E and Norman GR. (2011) 'The Effectiveness of Cognitive Forcing Strategies to Decrease Diagnostic Error: An Exploratory Study', Teaching and Learning in Medicine, 23: 1, 78-84.

2008

  1. Sherbino, J. Does This Patient With a Pericardial Effusion Have Cardiac Tamponade? Annals of Emergency Medicine 2008.
  2. Worster A, Carpenter C. Incorporation bias in studies of diagnostic tests: how to avoid being biased about bias. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine 2008; 10(2):174-5.
  3. Worster, A, Balion, CM., Hill, SA., Santaguida, P., Ismaila, A., McKelvie, R., Reichert, S., McQueen, MJ., Booker, L., Raina, P. Diagnostic Accuracy of BNP and NT-proBNP in Patients Presenting to Acute Care Settings with Dyspnea:  A Systematic Review. Clin Biochem. 2008; 41:250–259.
  4. McClennan S, Worster A, Macmillan H. Caring for victims of intimate partner violence: a survey of Canadian emergency departments. CJEM. 2008 Jul;10(4):325-8.
  5. Rowe BH, Villa-Roel C, Sivilotti ML, Lang E, Borgundvaag B, Worster A, Walker A, Ross S. Relapse after Emergency Department Discharge for Acute Asthma.Acad Emerg Med. 2008 Jul 9.
  6. Worster A, Keim SM, Vadera R, Rosen P. Do Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction Benefit from Treatment with Clopidogrel? J Emerg Med. 2008 Jan 26;
  7. Balion CM, McKelvie RS, Reichert S, Santaguida P, Booker L, Worster A, Raina P, McQueen MJ, Hill S. Monitoring the response to pharmacologic therapy in patients with stable chronic heart failure: Is BNP or NT-proBNP a useful assessment tool. Clin Biochem. 2008; 41:266-276.
  8. Balion CM, Santaguida P, McKelvie R, Hill SA, McQueen MJ, Worster A, Raina PS. Physiological, pathological, pharmacological, biochemical and hematological factors affecting BNP and NT proBNP. Clin Biochem. 2008; 41:231-239.
  9. Oremus M, Raina PS, Santaguida P, Balion CM, McQueen MJ, McKelvie R, Worster A, Booker L, Hill SA. A systematic review of BNP as a predictor of prognosis in persons with coronary artery disease. Clin Biochem. 2008; 41:260-265.
  10. Hill SA, Balion CM, Santaguida P, McQueen MJ, Ismaila AS, Reichert SM, McKelvie R, Worster A, Raina PS. Evidence for the use of B-type natriuretic peptides for screening asymptomatic populations and for diagnosis in primary care. Clin Biochem. 2008; 41:250-259.
  11. Ghuman J, Vadera R. Ketorolac and morphine for analgesia in acute renal colic: Is this combination more effective than monotherapy? Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine 2008; 10(1): 66-68.
  12. Hurley K, Sargeant J, Duffy J, Sketris I, Sinclair D, Ducharme J, Perceptual reasons for resistance to change in the Emergency Department use of holding chambers for children with Asthma. Annals of Emergency Medicine 2008
  13. Upadhye, S.  Pitfalls in Critical Appraisal. In: Evidence-Based Emergency Medicine. Ed: B. Rowe.  Blackwell Books Publishing. Publication date Fall 2008
  14. Wojtowics J. Patient adherence with emergrency department referral to a cardiovascular evaluation and risk assessment clinic. CJEM 2008; 10(6):511-7.
  15. Smith C, Mensah A, Mal S, Worster A, Is pretest probability assessment on emergency department patients with suspected venous thromboembolism documented before SimpliRED D-dimer testing? CJEM 2008; 10(6): 519-23.
  16. Sherbino J How Do I Treat Pediatric Wrist Fractures, Annals of Emergency Medicine, 2008.
  17. Vadera R, Sherbino J Do Opioids Affect the Clinical Evaluation of Patients With Acute Abdominal Pain? Annals of Emergency Medicine 2008.
  18. Onzuka J, Worster A McCreadie B. Is computerized tomography of trauma patients associated with a transfer delay to a regional trauma centre? CJEM. 2008 May;10(3):205-8.
  19. Seupaul RA, Worster A The BEEM (Best Evidence in Emergency Medicine) Group. Is This Patient Having a Stroke? Ann Emerg Med. 2008 Oct 6.
  20. Worster A, Carpenter C. A brief note about likelihood ratios. CJEM. 2008 Sep;10(5):441-2.
  21. Gupta A, Tyrrell P, Valani R, Benseler S, Weitzman S, Abdelhaleem M. The role of the initial bone marrow aspirate in the diagnosis of hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis. Pediatric Blood & Cancer. 2008; 51(3): 402-4.

2007

  1. Worster A. A Role for Root Cause Analysis in Laboratory Medicine. Labmedicine. 2007; 38(12):709-712.
  2. Richards D, Meshkat N, Chu J, Eva K, Worster A. Emergency department patient compliance with follow-up for outpatient exercise stress testing: a randomized controlled trial. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2007 Nov; 9(6):435-40.
  3. Rowe BH, Diner B, Camargo CA Jr, Worster A, Colacone A, Wyer PC; Knowledge Translation -Consensus Conference Theme Ib Members. Effective synthesized/preappraised evidence formats in emergency medicine and the use of supplemental knowledge translation techniques. Acad Emerg Med. 2007 Nov; 14(11):1023-9.
  4. Varenbut M, Teplin D, Daiter J, Raz B, Worster A, Frank N, Greenwald I, Konyer A, Emadi-Konjin P, Snider-Adler M. Tampering by office-based methadone maintenance patients with methadone take home privileges: a pilot study. Harm Reduction Journal 2007, 4:15.
  5. Worster A, Fernandes CM, Eva K, Upadhye S. Predictive validity comparison of two five-level triage acuity scales. European Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2007 Aug;14(4) :188-92.
  6. Daiter J, Teplin D, Varenbut M, Worster A, Raz B. Diagnostic value of self-report of alcohol use in patients enrolled in a methadone maintenance treatment program (MMTP). J Addict Dis. 2007; 26(3):87-92.
  7. Worster A, Sardo A, Eva K, Fernandes CM, Upadhye S. Triage Tool Inter-rater Reliability: A Comparison of Live Versus Paper Case Scenarios. Journal of Emergency Nursing 2007 Aug; 33(4):319-23.
  8. Wathen CN, Jamieson E, Wilson M, Daly M, Worster A, MacMillan HL and the McMaster University Violence Against Women Research Group. Risk indicators to identify intimate partner violence in the emergency department. Open Medicine. 2007;1(2)
  9. Morrison LJ, Visentin LM, Vermeulen M, Kiss A, Theriault R, Eby D, Sherbino J,  Verbeek, R. Inter-Rater Reliability And Comfort In The Application Of A Basic Life Support Termination Of Resuscitation Clinical Prediction Rule For Out Of Hospital Cardiac Arrest. Resuscitation. 2007 74:150-157.
  10. Worster A, Smith C, Silver S, Brown MD. Evidence-based emergency medicine/critically appraised topic. Thrombolytic therapy for submassive pulmonary embolism? Annals of Emergency Medicine 2007 Jul; 50(1):78-84.
  11. Sherbino J, Marks M, Maniate J, Frank J. Careers In Medical Education: An Introduction To Getting Started. Outlook. 2007; 4:10-11.
  12. Todd KH, Ducharme J, Choiniere M, Crandall CS, Fosnocht DE, Homel P, Tanabe P, Pain in the Emergency Department: Results of the Pain and Emergency Medicine Initiative Multicenter Study. Journal of Pain. 2007;8:460-6.
  13. Ferreira-Gonzalez I, Busse JW, Heels-Ansdell D, Montori VM, Akl EA, Bryant DM, Alonso-Coello P, Alonso J, Worster A, Upadhye S, Jaeschke R, Schunemann HJ, Permanyer-Miralda G, Pacheco-Huergo V, Domingo-Salvany A, Wu P, Mills EJ, Guyatt GH. Problems with use of composite end points in cardiovascular trials: systematic review of randomised controlled trials. BMJ. 2007 Apr 14; 334(7597):786.
  14. Ducharme J, Critical care response teams: A step forward in patient care, or a step closer to an emergency physician manpower crisis? Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine 2007;9(1):38-9
  15. Ducharme J, Neilson S, Ginn J, Can urine cultures and reagent test strips be used to diagnose urinary tract infection in elderly emergency department patients without focal urinary symptoms? Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine 2007;9:87-92.
  16. Worster A, Fan J, Ismaila A. Understanding linear and logistic regression analyses. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2007 Mar; 9(2):111-3.
  17. Upadhye S, Rivers EP, Worster A. Critical care response teams: potential roles for emergency physicians. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2007 Jan; 9(1):34-7.
  18. Upadhye, S. Corticosteroids for Acute Bacterial Meningitis. Annals Emerg Med. DOI: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2007.08.18
  19. Singh N, Arthur HM, Worster A, Iacobellis G, Sharma AM. Emergency department equipment for obese patients: perceptions of adequacy. Journal of Advanced Nursing 2007 Jul; 59(2):140-5.