Jeffrey R Brubacher

Summary

Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Personal and trip characteristics associated with safety equipment use by injured adult bicyclists: a cross-sectional study
    Kay Teschke
    School of Population and Public Health, 2206 East Mall, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:765. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Police documentation of alcohol involvement in hospitalized injured drivers
    Jeffrey Reynold Brubacher
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Traffic Inj Prev 14:453-60. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Development and validation of a crash culpability scoring tool
    Jeff Brubacher
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Traffic Inj Prev 13:219-29. 2012
  4. pmc An evaluation of the osmole gap as a screening test for toxic alcohol poisoning
    Larry D Lynd
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BMC Emerg Med 8:5. 2008
  5. pmc Salty broth for salicylate poisoning? Adequacy of overdose management advice in the 2001 Compendium of Pharmaceuticals and Specialties
    Jeffrey R Brubacher
    British Columbia Drug and Poison Information Centre, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, BC
    CMAJ 167:992-6. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Substance-related problems in patients visiting an urban Canadian emergency department
    Jeffrey R Brubacher
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    CJEM 10:198-204. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Risk factors for subsequent impaired driving by injured passengers
    Roy A Purssell
    a Department of Emergency Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Traffic Inj Prev 15:355-60. 2014
  8. ncbi request reprint Patient-reported adverse drug-related events from emergency department discharge prescriptions
    Corinne M Hohl
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vancouver General Hospital, 855 West 12th Ave, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    CJEM 12:331-8. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Outcomes of emergency department patients presenting with adverse drug events
    Corinne M Hohl
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Ann Emerg Med 58:270-279.e4. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of blood alcohol level on Glasgow Coma Scale scores following traumatic brain injury
    Rael T Lange
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Brain Inj 24:919-27. 2010

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Publications21

  1. pmc Personal and trip characteristics associated with safety equipment use by injured adult bicyclists: a cross-sectional study
    Kay Teschke
    School of Population and Public Health, 2206 East Mall, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:765. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate use of helmets, lights, and visible clothing among cyclists and to examine trip and personal characteristics associated with their use...
  2. doi request reprint Police documentation of alcohol involvement in hospitalized injured drivers
    Jeffrey Reynold Brubacher
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Traffic Inj Prev 14:453-60. 2013
    ..Our objectives were to determine how often police document alcohol involvement in injured drivers with BAC ≥ 0.05 percent and identify factors that influence police documentation of alcohol involvement...
  3. doi request reprint Development and validation of a crash culpability scoring tool
    Jeff Brubacher
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Traffic Inj Prev 13:219-29. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study is to develop and validate an automated, rule-based Canadian culpability scoring tool that is capable of rapidly scoring police crash reports from large administrative datasets...
  4. pmc An evaluation of the osmole gap as a screening test for toxic alcohol poisoning
    Larry D Lynd
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BMC Emerg Med 8:5. 2008
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  5. pmc Salty broth for salicylate poisoning? Adequacy of overdose management advice in the 2001 Compendium of Pharmaceuticals and Specialties
    Jeffrey R Brubacher
    British Columbia Drug and Poison Information Centre, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, BC
    CMAJ 167:992-6. 2002
    ..The CPS is widely available and is consulted frequently by Canadian physicians. We examined overdose management advice contained in the CPS to see whether it reflects current standards...
  6. ncbi request reprint Substance-related problems in patients visiting an urban Canadian emergency department
    Jeffrey R Brubacher
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    CJEM 10:198-204. 2008
    ..We also sought to compare the ED resource use (length of ED stay and number of revisits) of patients with and without substance problems...
  7. doi request reprint Risk factors for subsequent impaired driving by injured passengers
    Roy A Purssell
    a Department of Emergency Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Traffic Inj Prev 15:355-60. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the rate of, and risk factors for, subsequent impaired driving activity (IDA) in a cohort of injured passengers who were treated for injuries in a Canadian trauma center...
  8. ncbi request reprint Patient-reported adverse drug-related events from emergency department discharge prescriptions
    Corinne M Hohl
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vancouver General Hospital, 855 West 12th Ave, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    CJEM 12:331-8. 2010
    ..Our objectives were to quantify and describe adverse drug-related events (ADREs) as reported by patients triaged as Canadian Emergency Department Triage and Acuity Scale scores 3, 4 or 5, discharged from the ED with prescriptions...
  9. doi request reprint Outcomes of emergency department patients presenting with adverse drug events
    Corinne M Hohl
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Ann Emerg Med 58:270-279.e4. 2011
    ..Our objectives are to describe the outcomes of patients presenting to the emergency department (ED) because of an adverse drug event and to compare them with outcomes of patients presenting for other reasons...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effect of blood alcohol level on Glasgow Coma Scale scores following traumatic brain injury
    Rael T Lange
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Brain Inj 24:919-27. 2010
    ..However, the research findings in this area do not uniformly support this notion. The purpose of this study is to examine the effects of blood alcohol level (BAL) on GCS scores following TBI...
  11. ncbi request reprint Do emergency physicians attribute drug-related emergency department visits to medication-related problems?
    Corinne M Hohl
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver General Hospital, 855 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Ann Emerg Med 55:493-502.e4. 2010
    ..Our objective is to determine the proportion of drug-related visits emergency physicians attribute to medication-related problems...
  12. ncbi request reprint Adherence to emergency department discharge prescriptions
    Corinne M Hohl
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    CJEM 11:131-8. 2009
    ..The main objective of our study was to assess the incidence of prescription-filling and medication adherence in patients discharged from the emergency department (ED)...
  13. doi request reprint Clinical decision rules to improve the detection of adverse drug events in emergency department patients
    Corinne M Hohl
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 19:640-9. 2012
    ..The study objective was to derive clinical decision rules (CDRs) that are sensitive for the detection of ADEs, allowing their systematic identification early in a patient's hospital course...
  14. doi request reprint Bradycardia and hypotension associated with fomepizole infusion during hemodialysis
    Katherine J Lepik
    BC Drug and Poison Information Centre, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 46:570-3. 2008
    ..We report a case of hypotension and bradycardia associated with intravenous fomepizole infusion...
  15. doi request reprint Differential effects of alcohol intoxication on S100B levels following traumatic brain injury
    Rael T Lange
    Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Trauma 68:1065-71. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to evaluate the clinical utility of the protein S100B as a biochemical marker for identifying brain injury in patients who are intoxicated at the time of injury...
  16. doi request reprint Diffusion tensor imaging findings are not strongly associated with postconcussional disorder 2 months following mild traumatic brain injury
    Rael T Lange
    Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 27:188-98. 2012
    ..To examine the relation between diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) of the corpus callosum and postconcussion symptom reporting following mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI)...
  17. doi request reprint Clinical utility of the protein S100B to evaluate traumatic brain injury in the presence of acute alcohol intoxication
    Rael T Lange
    Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 27:123-34. 2012
    ..To examine the role of the protein S100B as a biomarker for traumatic brain injury (TBI) in the presence of acute alcohol intoxication...
  18. ncbi request reprint Adequacy of antidote stocking in British Columbia hospitals: the 2005 Antidote Stocking Study
    Matthew O Wiens
    CSU Pharmaceutical Sciences, Vancouver General Hospital VGH, Vancouver, BC
    CJEM 8:409-16. 2006
    ..We sought to determine the compliance with antidote stocking in BC hospitals and any factors associated with inadequate supply...
  19. ncbi request reprint Barriers to and incentives for safety event reporting in emergency departments
    Jeffrey R Brubacher
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia
    Healthc Q 14:57-65. 2011
    ..We identified barriers that restrain nurses from reporting PSEs and incentives that facilitate reporting. Our findings should be considered when developing systems to report and learn from PSEs...
  20. ncbi request reprint Dantrolene in the treatment of MDMA-related hyperpyrexia: a systematic review
    Brian E Grunau
    Department of Emergency Medicine, St Paul s Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    CJEM 12:435-42. 2010
    ..We conducted a systematic review to investigate the published evidence regarding the safety and benefits of dantrolene for MDMA-related hyperpyrexia in humans...
  21. ncbi request reprint Prophylactic hypothermia for traumatic brain injury: a quantitative systematic review
    James L Fox
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    CJEM 12:355-64. 2010
    ..g., 24-48 h), and those that cool for longer periods and/or terminate based on the normalization of intracranial pressure (ICP). There have been no systematic reviews of hypothermia for TBI that include this recent new evidence...