Debbie Ehrmann Feldman

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Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Validation of an advanced practice physiotherapy model of care in an orthopaedic outpatient clinic
    François Desmeules
    School of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:162. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Gender and other disparities in referral to specialized heart failure clinics following emergency department visits
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec H3C3J7, Canada
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22:526-31. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Access to heart failure care post emergency department visit: do we meet established benchmarks and does it matter?
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am Heart J 165:725-32. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Early consultation with a rheumatologist for RA: does it reduce subsequent use of orthopaedic surgery?
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    CRIR, IRSPUM, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec H3C 3J7, Canada
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 52:452-9. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of adherence to treatment on short-term outcomes in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    Universite de Montreal, The Montreal Children s Hospital, Quebec, Canada
    Arthritis Rheum 57:905-12. 2007
  6. pmc The incidence of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis in Quebec: a population data-based study
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    Universite de Montreal, Interdisciplinary Research Centre in Rehabilitation, and Public Health Department of Montreal, Pavillon 7077 du Parc, CP 6128, Succ Centre Ville, Montreal, QC H3C 3J7, Canada
    Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 7:20. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Consultation with an arthritis specialist for children with suspected juvenile rheumatoid arthritis: a population-based study
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    Faculte de Medecine, Ecole de readaptation, Universite de Montreal, CP 6128, Succursale Centre Ville, Montreal, QC H3C 3J7, Canada
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:538-43. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Is waiting for rehabilitation services associated with changes in function and quality of life in children with physical disabilities?
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    Faculte de Medecine, Ecole de readaptation, Universite de Montreal C P 6128, succ Centre Ville Montreal, Quebec H3C 3J7, Canada
    Phys Occup Ther Pediatr 28:291-304; discussion 305-7. 2008
  9. pmc Is parental coping associated with quality of life in juvenile idiopathic arthritis?
    Sabrina Cavallo
    Ecole de readaptation, Faculte de Medecine, Universite de Montreal, The Montreal Children s Hospital, Groupe de Recherche Interdisciplinaire en Santé and the Public Health Department, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 7:7. 2009
  10. pmc Factors related to time to admission to specialized multidisciplinary clinics in patients with congestive heart failure
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    University of Montreal, School of Rehabilitation, Montreal, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 25:e347-52. 2009

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  1. pmc Validation of an advanced practice physiotherapy model of care in an orthopaedic outpatient clinic
    François Desmeules
    School of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:162. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to assess the diagnostic agreement of an APP compared to orthopaedic surgeons as well as to assess treatment concordance, healthcare resource use, and patient satisfaction in this new model...
  2. doi request reprint Gender and other disparities in referral to specialized heart failure clinics following emergency department visits
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec H3C3J7, Canada
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 22:526-31. 2013
    ..The objective was to determine whether there were disparities for gender and other factors associated with referral of patients to specialized HF clinics...
  3. doi request reprint Access to heart failure care post emergency department visit: do we meet established benchmarks and does it matter?
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am Heart J 165:725-32. 2013
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Early consultation with a rheumatologist for RA: does it reduce subsequent use of orthopaedic surgery?
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    CRIR, IRSPUM, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec H3C 3J7, Canada
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 52:452-9. 2013
    ..Our objective was to determine whether a reduced rate of orthopaedic surgery was evident for persons with RA who saw a rheumatologist early in the disease course...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of adherence to treatment on short-term outcomes in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    Universite de Montreal, The Montreal Children s Hospital, Quebec, Canada
    Arthritis Rheum 57:905-12. 2007
    ..To determine the impact of adherence to treatment (medication and prescribed exercise) on outcomes in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA)...
  6. pmc The incidence of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis in Quebec: a population data-based study
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    Universite de Montreal, Interdisciplinary Research Centre in Rehabilitation, and Public Health Department of Montreal, Pavillon 7077 du Parc, CP 6128, Succ Centre Ville, Montreal, QC H3C 3J7, Canada
    Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 7:20. 2009
    ..To determine the population incidence of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) in Quebec...
  7. doi request reprint Consultation with an arthritis specialist for children with suspected juvenile rheumatoid arthritis: a population-based study
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    Faculte de Medecine, Ecole de readaptation, Universite de Montreal, CP 6128, Succursale Centre Ville, Montreal, QC H3C 3J7, Canada
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:538-43. 2008
    ..To describe consultation with an arthritis specialist because of suspected new-onset juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) and to determine factors associated with prompt consultation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Is waiting for rehabilitation services associated with changes in function and quality of life in children with physical disabilities?
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    Faculte de Medecine, Ecole de readaptation, Universite de Montreal C P 6128, succ Centre Ville Montreal, Quebec H3C 3J7, Canada
    Phys Occup Ther Pediatr 28:291-304; discussion 305-7. 2008
    ..To determine whether longer waiting times for rehabilitation were associated with deterioration in child functional status and/or quality of life...
  9. pmc Is parental coping associated with quality of life in juvenile idiopathic arthritis?
    Sabrina Cavallo
    Ecole de readaptation, Faculte de Medecine, Universite de Montreal, The Montreal Children s Hospital, Groupe de Recherche Interdisciplinaire en Santé and the Public Health Department, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 7:7. 2009
    ..73; 95% CI, 0.01, 1.45). These findings underscore the importance of helping parents of children with JIA better understand their child's medical situation...
  10. pmc Factors related to time to admission to specialized multidisciplinary clinics in patients with congestive heart failure
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    University of Montreal, School of Rehabilitation, Montreal, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 25:e347-52. 2009
    ..Congestive heart failure (CHF) is a common cause of hospitalization and has a poor prognosis. Specialized multidisciplinary clinics are effective in the management of CHF...
  11. pmc Consultation with cardiologists for persons with new-onset chronic heart failure: a population-based study
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    Ecole de readaptation, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 25:690-4. 2009
    ..It is recommended that persons recently diagnosed with heart failure consult with a specialist in heart failure...
  12. doi request reprint Access and perceived need for physical and occupational therapy in chronic arthritis
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    Université de Montréal, Ecole de Réadaptation, C P 6128, Succ Centre Ville, Pavillon 7077 du Parc, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3C3J7
    Disabil Rehabil 32:1827-32. 2010
    ..Physical and occupational therapy are beneficial for persons with chronic arthritis; however, access is problematic. The goal was to examine issues related to access to these services for patients with chronic arthritis...
  13. doi request reprint Outcomes for women and men who attend a heart failure clinic: results of a 12-month longitudinal study
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    School of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, University of Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    J Card Fail 17:540-6. 2011
    ..Our aim was to describe 1-year outcomes in men and women attending specialized HF clinics...
  14. doi request reprint Severity at entry to specialized heart failure clinics: discrepancies between health-related quality of life and function in men and women
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    University of Montreal, Faculty of Medicine, School of Rehabilitation, and Public Health Department of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 27:382-7. 2011
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  15. ncbi request reprint Perceived adherence to prescribed treatment in juvenile idiopathic arthritis over a one-year period
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    Universite de Montreal, Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Arthritis Rheum 57:226-33. 2007
    ..To document perceived adherence to treatment (taking medications and performing exercises) in patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) over a 1-year period and to identify related factors...
  16. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with the use of complementary and alternative medicine in juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Arthritis Rheum 51:527-32. 2004
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  17. ncbi request reprint When and by whom is concern first expressed for children with neuromotor problems?
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    Ecole de Réadaptation and Groupe de recherche interdisciplinaire en santé, Universite de Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:882-6. 2005
    ..To describe when and by whom concern is first expressed for children referred to rehabilitation because of neuromotor problems...
  18. ncbi request reprint Is physical activity differentially associated with different types of sedentary pursuits?
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    Groupe de recherche interdisciplinaire en sante, Ecole de readaptation, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:797-802. 2003
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  19. ncbi request reprint Work is a risk factor for adolescent musculoskeletal pain
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    Groupe de recherche interdisciplinaire en sante, Ecole de readaptation, Departement de Medecine sociale et preventive, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Occup Environ Med 44:956-61. 2002
    ..The conclusion that work is associated with musculoskeletal pain development in adolescents implies that implementation of prevention strategies in the workplace should include adolescents who work...
  20. ncbi request reprint Waiting time for rehabilitation services for children with physical disabilities
    D Ehrmann Feldman
    Groupe de recherche interdisciplinaire en sante, Universite de Montreal, Canada
    Child Care Health Dev 28:351-8. 2002
    ..Early rehabilitation may minimize disability and complications. However, children often wait a long time to gain admission to rehabilitation centres...
  21. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for the development of neck and upper limb pain in adolescents
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    Groupe de recherche interdisciplinaire en sante, Ecole de readaptation, et Département de Médecine Sociale et Préventive, Universite de Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:523-8. 2002
    ..A prospective, repeated measures cohort study with high school students was conducted in Montreal, Canada...
  22. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for the development of low back pain in adolescence
    D E Feldman
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Community Studies, SMBD Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 154:30-6. 2001
    ..01, 1.06), and working during the school year (odds ratio = 1.33; 95% CI: 1.03, 1.71). Modifying such risk factors as smoking and poor leg flexibility may potentially serve to prevent the development of low back pain in adolescents...
  23. pmc Seasonal congestive heart failure mortality and hospitalisation trends, Quebec 1990-1998
    D Ehrmann Feldman
    Direction de la Santé Publique de Montréal Centre, and Université de Montréal, GRIS et Ecole de réadaption, Quebec, Canada
    J Epidemiol Community Health 58:129-30. 2004
    ..To describe seasonal congestive heart failure (CHF) mortality and hospitalisations in Quebec, Canada between 1990-1998 and compare trends in CHF mortality and morbidity with those in France...
  24. doi request reprint Percent predicted value for the 6-minute walk test: using norm-referenced equations to characterize severity in persons with CHF
    Konstantin Balashov
    University of Montreal, School of Rehabilitation, Montreal, Canada
    J Card Fail 14:75-81. 2008
    ..Norm-referenced equations that predict the 6-minute walk distance (6MWD) according to age, height, weight, and gender have been proposed for healthy patients. We explored whether these equations apply to CHF patients...
  25. ncbi request reprint Delay in consultation with specialists for persons with suspected new-onset rheumatoid arthritis: a population-based study
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    Université de Montréal and Public Health Department of Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Arthritis Rheum 57:1419-25. 2007
    ..We wished to determine whether patients suspected of having new-onset RA in Québec consulted with a rheumatologist, to document any delay in these consultations, and to determine factors associated with prompt consultation...
  26. ncbi request reprint Associations between a functional independence measure (WeeFIM) and the pediatric quality of life inventory (PedsQL4.0) in young children with physical disabilities
    Lisa Grilli
    Universite de Montreal, Ecole de readaptation, and McGill University Health Centre, Montreal Children s Hospital, QC, Canada
    Qual Life Res 15:1023-31. 2006
    ..0 for children with physical disabilities. To explore child, parent and service-related factors associated with each of these measures...
  27. pmc Are there sex-related differences in specialized, multidisciplinary congestive heart failure clinics?
    Stefanie Houde
    Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 23:451-5. 2007
    ..Although sex-related differences in access to cardiac health services have been reported, it remains unclear whether there are sex-related differences in the use of these specialized services...
  28. doi request reprint Is complementary and alternative healthcare use associated with better outcomes in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis?
    Karine Toupin-April
    Département de médecine sociale et préventive and Groupe de Recherche Interdisciplinaire en Santé, Université de Montréal and Centre de recherche interdisciplinaire en réadaptation, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Rheumatol 36:2302-7. 2009
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  29. doi request reprint Complementary and alternative health care use in young children with physical disabilities waiting for rehabilitation services in Canada
    Karine Toupin April
    Département de médecine sociale et préventive and Groupe de Recherche Interdisciplinaire en Santé, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Disabil Rehabil 31:2111-7. 2009
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Longitudinal analysis of complementary and alternative health care use in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Karine Toupin April
    Département de médecine sociale et préventive and Groupe de Recherche Interdisciplinaire en Santé, Universite de Montreal, C P 6128, Succ Centre Ville, Montreal, QC H3C 3J7, Canada
    Complement Ther Med 17:208-15. 2009
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Comparison between Children with Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA) and their parents concerning perceived Quality of Life
    Karine Toupin April
    Ecole de readaptation, Universite de Montreal, C P 6128, Succ Centre Ville, Montreal, Quebec, H3C 3J7, Canada
    Qual Life Res 15:655-61. 2006
    ..01). There seems to be good agreement between the perceptions of children with JIA and their parents concerning quality of life, except for fine motor function...
  32. ncbi request reprint Comparison between children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis and their parents concerning perceived treatment adherence
    Karine Toupin April
    Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Arthritis Rheum 55:558-63. 2006
    ..The objective was to determine the level of agreement between children with JIA and their parents concerning perception of the child's adherence to the treatment regimen (for both medications and exercises)...
  33. pmc Inter-rater reliability of the evaluation of muscular chains associated with posture alterations in scoliosis
    Carole Fortin
    Centre de recherche du CHU Sainte Justine, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:80. 2012
    ..In the Global postural re-education (GPR) evaluation, posture alterations are associated with anterior or posterior muscular chain impairments. Our goal was to assess the reliability of the GPR muscular chain evaluation...
  34. pmc The wait for total hip replacement in patients with osteoarthritis
    Marie Claire Gaudet
    Division of Santé communautaire, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Que, Canada
    Can J Surg 50:101-9. 2007
    ..We then explored whether these intervals differed by age, sex, occupation or quality-of-life score...
  35. doi request reprint Practice management of musculoskeletal injuries in active children
    Mathieu Boudier-Revéret
    School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Br J Sports Med 45:1137-43. 2011
    ..Although increasing participation in physical activities has significant health benefits, there are no guidelines to help professionals decide when it is safe to return to activity after injury...
  36. ncbi request reprint Caregiver recall of treatment recommendations in juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Mirella De Civita
    McGill University Health Centre, Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Arthritis Rheum 57:219-25. 2007
    ..We examined whether caregiver recall of children's JIA treatment matched actual recommendations at baseline and 3, 6, 9, and 12 months...
  37. ncbi request reprint Economic impact of juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Sasha Bernatsky
    Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Arthritis Rheum 57:44-8. 2007
    ..Although high costs have been well described in adult arthritis, little is known about the economic impact of JIA. Our objective was to describe direct medical costs for children with JIA compared with controls...
  38. doi request reprint Clinical management of musculoskeletal injuries in active children and youth
    Barbara Mazer
    McGill University, School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Clin J Sport Med 20:249-55. 2010
    ..To describe how different health care specialists manage musculoskeletal injury in children and examine factors influencing return to play decisions...
  39. ncbi request reprint Discontinuation of methotrexate therapy in older patients with newly diagnosed rheumatoid arthritis: analysis of administrative health databases in Québec, Canada
    Sasha Bernatsky
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Drugs Aging 25:879-84. 2008
    ..Unfortunately, this agent is not without adverse effects. Furthermore, increasing age has been been invoked as a predictor of greater toxicity and drug discontinuation by some, but not all, investigators...
  40. doi request reprint Non-neurological outcomes after complete traumatic spinal cord injury: the impact of surgical timing
    Etienne Bourassa-Moreau
    1 Faculty of Medicine, University of Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    J Neurotrauma 30:1596-601. 2013
    ..This study shows that surgical decompression and stabilization ≤24 h following a complete SCI may be a cost-effective strategy to reduce the postoperative complication rate. ..
  41. doi request reprint Does timing of surgery affect hospitalization costs and length of stay for acute care following a traumatic spinal cord injury?
    Jean Marc Mac-Thiong
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Montreal, Canada
    J Neurotrauma 29:2816-22. 2012
    ..Performing the surgery as early as possible when the patient is cleared for surgery could lower the financial burden on the healthcare system, while optimizing the neurological recovery...
  42. doi request reprint Wait times for rheumatology consultation: is rheumatoid arthritis prioritized?
    Ashley Delaurier
    University of Montreal, Faculty of Medicine, School of Rehabilitation, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Clin Rheumatol 18:341-4. 2012
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  43. doi request reprint Reliability of a quantitative clinical posture assessment tool among persons with idiopathic scoliosis
    Carole Fortin
    Centre de Recherche, Centre hospitalier universitaire Sainte Justine, 3175, Cote Sainte Catherine, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Physiotherapy 98:64-75. 2012
    ..To determine overall, test-retest and inter-rater reliability of posture indices among persons with idiopathic scoliosis...
  44. ncbi request reprint Effects of patient--clinician disagreement in occupational low back pain: a pilot study
    Laurent Azoulay
    Universite de Montreal, Ecole de readaptation, Groupe de recherche interdisciplinaire en sante GRIS, and Research Center, Hopital Sainte Justine, Quebec, Canada
    Disabil Rehabil 27:817-23. 2005
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Primary care management for isolated limb injury: referral to orthopedic surgery in a trauma center
    Dominique M Rouleau
    Service d Orthopedie, Hopital du Sacre Coeur de Montreal, Montreal, Canada H4J 1C5
    Clin Invest Med 33:E99. 2010
    ..The goal of this study is to describe the quality of primary care for ambulatory patients with isolated limb injury and to identify related factors...
  46. pmc Wait times for paediatric rehabilitation
    Lisa Grilli
    Universite de Montreal, Ecole de readaptation, Centre de recherche interdisciplinaire en réadaptation CRIR, McGill University Health Center Montreal Children s Hospital, Montreal, QC
    Healthc Policy 2:e171-87. 2007
    ..Early therapy intervention for children with disabilities may improve functional outcomes. Access to paediatric rehabilitation services can sometimes be difficult...
  47. doi request reprint Psychosocial and socio-demographic factors associated with outcomes for patients undergoing rehabilitation for chronic whiplash associated disorders: a pilot study
    Petko Baltov
    School of Rehabilitation, University of Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    Disabil Rehabil 30:1947-55. 2008
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  48. doi request reprint Care partnerships between family physicians and rheumatologists
    Benjamin Lou
    Montreal General Hospital, Clinical Epidemiology, 1650 Cedar Ave, L10 424, Montreal H3G 1A4, Quebec, Canada
    J Rheumatol 38:1981-5. 2011
    ..To describe care partnerships between family physicians and rheumatologists...
  49. pmc Primary Healthcare Organization and Quality-of-Life Outcomes for Persons with Chronic Disease
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    Institut national de santé publique du Québec and Direction de santé publique de Montréal, Professor, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, QC
    Healthc Policy 7:59-72. 2012
    ..To explore the association between primary healthcare (PHC) organizational model and health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in persons with chronic disease...
  50. doi request reprint Clinical methods for quantifying body segment posture: a literature review
    Carole Fortin
    CHU Sainte Justine Université de Montréal, Centre de Recherche, 3175 Cote Sainte Catherine, Montreal, Quebec, H3T 1C5 Canada
    Disabil Rehabil 33:367-83. 2011
    ..The purpose of this article was to determine which methods were used to assess posture quantitatively in a clinical setting and to identify psychometric properties of posture indices measured from these methods or tools...
  51. ncbi request reprint Association between severity of musculoskeletal injury and risk of subsequent injury in children and adolescents on the basis of parental recall
    Glenn Keays
    School of Public Health and Faculty of Medicine, Physiotherapy Program, University of Montreal, Quebec
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:812-6. 2006
    ..To describe the frequency of subsequent injuries in children who were seen at an emergency department (ED) for a musculoskeletal injury and to explore factors associated with sustaining a subsequent injury within a year...