S A Kirkland

Summary

Affiliation: Dalhousie University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Comparison of alternate scoring of variables on the performance of the frailty index
    Fernando G Peña
    Geriatric Medicine Research, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada
    BMC Geriatr 14:25. 2014
  2. pmc Physicians' attitudes towards office-based delivery of methadone maintenance therapy: results from a cross-sectional survey of Nova Scotia primary-care physicians
    Jessica Dooley
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS B3H 1V7, Canada
    Harm Reduct J 9:20. 2012
  3. pmc The impact of statins on health services utilization and mortality in older adults discharged from hospital with ischemic heart disease: a cohort study
    Charmaine A Cooke
    Population Health Research Unit, Dalhousie University, 5790 University Avenue, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 1V7, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:198. 2009
  4. pmc Chronic disease risk factors associated with health service use in the elderly
    Sarah Maaten
    Elgin St, Thomas Public Health, 99 Edward St, St Thomas, Ontario N5P 1Y8, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:237. 2008
  5. pmc Knowledge and awareness of risk factors for cardiovascular disease among Canadians 55 to 74 years of age: results from the Canadian Heart Health Surveys, 1986-1992
    S A Kirkland
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
    CMAJ 161:S10-6. 1999

Collaborators

  • Mark Asbridge
  • M R Joffres
  • D R MacLean
  • D B Langille
  • Fernando G Peña
  • Jessica Dooley
  • Charmaine A Cooke
  • Sarah Maaten
  • Thomas D Brothers
  • Arnold Mitnitski
  • Lindsay Wallace
  • Olga Theou
  • Kenneth Rockwood
  • Evelyne A Gahbauer
  • Thomas M Gill
  • John Fraser
  • Jafna Cox
  • Ingrid S Sketris
  • Pantelis Andreou
  • George Kephart

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Comparison of alternate scoring of variables on the performance of the frailty index
    Fernando G Peña
    Geriatric Medicine Research, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada
    BMC Geriatr 14:25. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to systematically assess whether dichotomizing deficits included in an FI affects the information value of the whole index...
  2. pmc Physicians' attitudes towards office-based delivery of methadone maintenance therapy: results from a cross-sectional survey of Nova Scotia primary-care physicians
    Jessica Dooley
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS B3H 1V7, Canada
    Harm Reduct J 9:20. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  3. pmc The impact of statins on health services utilization and mortality in older adults discharged from hospital with ischemic heart disease: a cohort study
    Charmaine A Cooke
    Population Health Research Unit, Dalhousie University, 5790 University Avenue, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 1V7, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:198. 2009
    ....
  4. pmc Chronic disease risk factors associated with health service use in the elderly
    Sarah Maaten
    Elgin St, Thomas Public Health, 99 Edward St, St Thomas, Ontario N5P 1Y8, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:237. 2008
    ..To examine the association between number and combination of chronic disease risk factors on health service use...
  5. pmc Knowledge and awareness of risk factors for cardiovascular disease among Canadians 55 to 74 years of age: results from the Canadian Heart Health Surveys, 1986-1992
    S A Kirkland
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
    CMAJ 161:S10-6. 1999
    ..The Canadian Heart Health Surveys database provides a unique resource to examine knowledge and awareness of cardiovascular risk factors in older Canadians...