Clare L Atzema

Summary

Affiliation: Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Expanding Paramedicine in the Community (EPIC): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Ian R Drennan
    Rescu, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St, Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond St, Toronto, ON M5B 1W8, Canada
    Trials 15:473. 2014
  2. doi request reprint A population-based description of atrial fibrillation in the emergency department, 2002 to 2010
    Clare L Atzema
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Ann Emerg Med 62:570-577.e7. 2013
  3. pmc Emergency department length of stay for patients requiring mechanical ventilation: a prospective observational study
    Louise Rose
    Lawrence S, Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, 155 College St, Rm 276, Toronto, ON, M5T IP8, Canada
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 20:30. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Evaluating early repeat emergency department use in patients with atrial fibrillation: a population-based analysis
    Clare L Atzema
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am Heart J 165:939-48. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Factors associated with 90-day death after emergency department discharge for atrial fibrillation
    Clare L Atzema
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Emerg Med 61:539-548.e1. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Patients with atrial fibrillation and an alternative primary diagnosis in the emergency department: a description of their characteristics and outcomes
    Clare L Atzema
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 20:193-9. 2013
  7. pmc Wait times in the emergency department for patients with mental illness
    Clare L Atzema
    Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 184:E969-76. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Does ED crowding decrease the number of procedures a physician in training performs? A prospective observational study
    Clare L Atzema
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4N 3M5
    Am J Emerg Med 30:1743-8. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint ALaRMED: adverse events in low-risk chest pain patients receiving continuous ECG monitoring in the emergency department: a survey of Canadian emergency physicians
    Clare L Atzema
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    CJEM 10:413-9. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Temporal changes in emergency department triage of patients with acute myocardial infarction and the effect on outcomes
    Clare L Atzema
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Am Heart J 162:451-9. 2011

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Publications24

  1. pmc Expanding Paramedicine in the Community (EPIC): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Ian R Drennan
    Rescu, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St, Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond St, Toronto, ON M5B 1W8, Canada
    Trials 15:473. 2014
    ..Expanding the paramedic's scope of practice to include community-based care may decrease the utilization of acute care and hospital-based health care resources by patients with chronic disease...
  2. doi request reprint A population-based description of atrial fibrillation in the emergency department, 2002 to 2010
    Clare L Atzema
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Ann Emerg Med 62:570-577.e7. 2013
    ..We aimed to describe the demographics, care, and outcomes of patients with atrial fibrillation in the emergency department (ED), as well as temporal changes over time...
  3. pmc Emergency department length of stay for patients requiring mechanical ventilation: a prospective observational study
    Louise Rose
    Lawrence S, Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, 155 College St, Rm 276, Toronto, ON, M5T IP8, Canada
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 20:30. 2012
    ..Additionally, we aimed to describe delivery and monitoring of ventilation in the ED...
  4. doi request reprint Evaluating early repeat emergency department use in patients with atrial fibrillation: a population-based analysis
    Clare L Atzema
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am Heart J 165:939-48. 2013
    ..In patients with atrial fibrillation who are discharged from the ED, we aimed to describe their subsequent outpatient care, return ED visits, and management strategies associated with early return...
  5. doi request reprint Factors associated with 90-day death after emergency department discharge for atrial fibrillation
    Clare L Atzema
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Emerg Med 61:539-548.e1. 2013
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Patients with atrial fibrillation and an alternative primary diagnosis in the emergency department: a description of their characteristics and outcomes
    Clare L Atzema
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 20:193-9. 2013
    ....
  7. pmc Wait times in the emergency department for patients with mental illness
    Clare L Atzema
    Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 184:E969-76. 2012
    ..We determined wait times for patients with and without mental health diagnoses during crowded and noncrowded periods in the emergency department...
  8. doi request reprint Does ED crowding decrease the number of procedures a physician in training performs? A prospective observational study
    Clare L Atzema
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4N 3M5
    Am J Emerg Med 30:1743-8. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to determine whether the number of procedures performed by residents and medical students in the emergency department (ED) is affected by ED crowding...
  9. ncbi request reprint ALaRMED: adverse events in low-risk chest pain patients receiving continuous ECG monitoring in the emergency department: a survey of Canadian emergency physicians
    Clare L Atzema
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    CJEM 10:413-9. 2008
    ..We surveyed emergency physicians to determine their perception of current occupancy rates of CEM and to assess their attitudes toward prescribing monitors for low-risk chest pain patients in the ED...
  10. doi request reprint Temporal changes in emergency department triage of patients with acute myocardial infarction and the effect on outcomes
    Clare L Atzema
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Am Heart J 162:451-9. 2011
    ..We assessed the appropriateness of ED triage and its association with quality indicators and outcomes in a more recent AMI cohort and compared this with previous findings...
  11. pmc Effect of marriage on duration of chest pain associated with acute myocardial infarction before seeking care
    Clare L Atzema
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    CMAJ 183:1482-91. 2011
    ..We aimed to determine whether marital status was a predictor of the duration of chest pain endured by patients with acute myocardial infarction before they sought care and whether the patient's sex modified the effect...
  12. ncbi request reprint ALARMED: adverse events in low-risk patients with chest pain receiving continuous electrocardiographic monitoring in the emergency department. A pilot study
    Clare Atzema
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Am J Emerg Med 24:62-7. 2006
    ..We evaluated the utility of CEM in ED patients with chest pain...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of time to electrocardiogram on time from electrocardiogram to fibrinolysis in acute myocardial infarction patients
    Clare L Atzema
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Room G147, Toronto, ON M4N 3M5
    CJEM 13:79-89. 2011
    ..We sought to establish an evidence-based benchmark door-to-ECG time...
  14. pmc The effect of a charted history of depression on emergency department triage and outcomes in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Clare L Atzema
    Division of Emergency Medicine, The Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 183:663-9. 2011
    ..Our goal was to determine whether having a charted history of depression was associated with a lower-priority emergency department triage score and worse performance on quality-of-care indices...
  15. doi request reprint ED triage of patients with acute myocardial infarction: predictors of low acuity triage
    Clare L Atzema
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, ON, Canada M4N 3M5
    Am J Emerg Med 28:694-702. 2010
    ..We sought to determine some of the reasons why ED triage is failing in these patients...
  16. doi request reprint Emergency department triage of acute myocardial infarction patients and the effect on outcomes
    Clare L Atzema
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Emerg Med 53:736-45. 2009
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Rescue percutaneous coronary interventions for failed fibrinolytic therapy in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: a population-based study
    Dennis T Ko
    Division of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Centre, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am Heart J 161:764-770.e1. 2011
    ..However, limited data exist regarding the pattern of use of rescue percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) in patients with STEMI who failed fibrinolysis, factors associated with its use, and its impact on long-term outcomes...
  18. doi request reprint The Cardiovascular Health in Ambulatory Care Research Team (CANHEART): Using Big Data to Measure and Improve Cardiovascular Health and Healthcare Services
    Jack V Tu
    From the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada J V T, A C, L R D, D T K, G L B, K T, L C M, H G, P C A, w h, M K K, H C W, C L A, A S G, D A A, D S L, C A J, R S B, J A U, M R R, T A S Division of Cardiology, Schulich Heart Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada J V T, D T K, H C W University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada J V T, A C, D T K
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 8:204-12. 2015
    ..A particular focus will be on identifying opportunities to improve the primary and secondary prevention of cardiovascular events in Ontario's diverse multiethnic population...
  19. doi request reprint Cardiovascular disease rates, outcomes, and quality of care in ontario métis: a population-based cohort study
    Clare L Atzema
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 10:e0121779. 2015
    ..We determined rates of five cardiovascular diseases and associated outcomes in Ontario Métis, compared to the general Ontario population...
  20. doi request reprint Missed strokes using computed tomography imaging in patients with vertigo: population-based cohort study
    Keerat Grewal
    From the Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada K G, C L A Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada P C A, C L A University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M K K and the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada P C A, M K K, H L, C L A
    Stroke 46:108-13. 2015
    ....
  21. pmc Speak fast, use jargon, and don't repeat yourself: a randomized trial assessing the effectiveness of online videos to supplement emergency department discharge instructions
    Clare L Atzema
    The Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada The Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e77057. 2013
    ..We evaluated the effect of viewing an online video of diagnosis-specific discharge instructions on patient comprehension and recall of instructions...
  22. ncbi request reprint Emergency department crowding: the effect on resident education
    Clare Atzema
    Royal College Emergency Medicine Residency Training Program, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Emerg Med 45:276-81. 2005
  23. ncbi request reprint "SARS-Ed": severe acute respiratory syndrome and the impact on medical education
    Jonathan Sherbino
    University of Toronto, Royal College Emergency Medicine Residency Training Program, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Emerg Med 44:229-31. 2004
  24. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and prognosis of traumatic intraventricular hemorrhage in patients with blunt head trauma
    Clare Atzema
    Emergency Medicine Center, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Trauma 60:1010-7; discussion 1017. 2006
    ..Most studies of traumatic intraventricular hemorrhage (tIVH) contain fewer than 25 subjects and are retrospective in design, providing minimal information about the entity and its clinical significance...