Janusz Kaczorowski

Summary

Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Comparing the effectiveness of copper intrauterine devices available in Canada. Is FlexiT non-inferior to NovaT when inserted immediately after first-trimester abortion? Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Wendy V Norman
    Contraception Access Research Team, Women s Health Research Institute, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6H 1G3, Canada
    Trials 13:147. 2012
  2. pmc Effect of provider and patient reminders, deployment of nurse practitioners, and financial incentives on cervical and breast cancer screening rates
    Janusz Kaczorowski
    Département de médecine de famille et de médecine d urgence, Universite de Montreal, CRCHUM, Hôtel Dieu Pavillon Vimont, local 3 230, 3840 St Urbain, Montreal, QC H2W 1T8, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 59:e282-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Community-based programs to improve prevention and management of hypertension: recent Canadian experiences, challenges, and opportunities
    Janusz Kaczorowski
    Department of Family Medicine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 29:571-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Community mobilization, participation, and blood pressure status in a Cardiovascular Health Awareness Program in Ontario
    Tina Karwalajtys
    Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University, Grimsby, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Health Promot 27:252-61. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Development of the volunteer peer educator role in a community Cardiovascular Health Awareness Program (CHAP): a process evaluation in two communities
    Tina Karwalajtys
    Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University, ON, Canada
    J Community Health 34:336-45. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of the literature on postpartum care: effectiveness of interventions for smoking relapse prevention, cessation, and reduction in postpartum women
    Cheryl Levitt
    Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Birth 34:341-7. 2007
  7. doi request reprint The effect of a patient education booklet and BP 'tracker' on knowledge about hypertension. A randomized controlled trial
    Martin G Dawes
    Department of Family Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Fam Pract 27:472-8. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Postpartum care--what's new?
    Elizabeth Shaw
    Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 19:561-7. 2007
  9. doi request reprint The 2012 Canadian hypertension education program recommendations for the management of hypertension: blood pressure measurement, diagnosis, assessment of risk, and therapy
    Stella S Daskalopoulou
    Division of General Internal Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 28:270-87. 2012
  10. pmc Patient satisfaction with care for urgent health problems: a survey of family practice patients
    Michelle Howard
    Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Fam Med 5:419-24. 2007

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Comparing the effectiveness of copper intrauterine devices available in Canada. Is FlexiT non-inferior to NovaT when inserted immediately after first-trimester abortion? Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Wendy V Norman
    Contraception Access Research Team, Women s Health Research Institute, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6H 1G3, Canada
    Trials 13:147. 2012
    ....
  2. pmc Effect of provider and patient reminders, deployment of nurse practitioners, and financial incentives on cervical and breast cancer screening rates
    Janusz Kaczorowski
    Département de médecine de famille et de médecine d urgence, Universite de Montreal, CRCHUM, Hôtel Dieu Pavillon Vimont, local 3 230, 3840 St Urbain, Montreal, QC H2W 1T8, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 59:e282-9. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Community-based programs to improve prevention and management of hypertension: recent Canadian experiences, challenges, and opportunities
    Janusz Kaczorowski
    Department of Family Medicine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 29:571-8. 2013
    ..These initiatives demonstrate feasibility and benefits of implementing community-based programs for the prevention and management of cardiovascular disease in Canada...
  4. doi request reprint Community mobilization, participation, and blood pressure status in a Cardiovascular Health Awareness Program in Ontario
    Tina Karwalajtys
    Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University, Grimsby, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Health Promot 27:252-61. 2013
    ..To determine the feasibility of a community-wide approach integrated with primary care (Cardiovascular Health Awareness Program [CHAP]) to promote monitoring of blood pressure (BP) and awareness of cardiovascular disease risk...
  5. doi request reprint Development of the volunteer peer educator role in a community Cardiovascular Health Awareness Program (CHAP): a process evaluation in two communities
    Tina Karwalajtys
    Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University, ON, Canada
    J Community Health 34:336-45. 2009
    ..Process evaluation allowed program planners to anticipate challenges, strengthen support for volunteer activities, and expand the peer educator role. This learning can inform similar peer-led health promotion initiatives...
  6. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of the literature on postpartum care: effectiveness of interventions for smoking relapse prevention, cessation, and reduction in postpartum women
    Cheryl Levitt
    Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Birth 34:341-7. 2007
    ....
  7. doi request reprint The effect of a patient education booklet and BP 'tracker' on knowledge about hypertension. A randomized controlled trial
    Martin G Dawes
    Department of Family Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Fam Pract 27:472-8. 2010
    ..We evaluated the effectiveness of these tools compared with the standard approach of a hypertension information leaflet on BP-related knowledge, attitudes and behaviours of hypertensive family practice patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Postpartum care--what's new?
    Elizabeth Shaw
    Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 19:561-7. 2007
    ..This review focuses on recent evidence supported by systematic reviews and randomized, controlled trials to guide the care of postpartum women who are otherwise healthy...
  9. doi request reprint The 2012 Canadian hypertension education program recommendations for the management of hypertension: blood pressure measurement, diagnosis, assessment of risk, and therapy
    Stella S Daskalopoulou
    Division of General Internal Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 28:270-87. 2012
    ..We also reviewed the recent evidence on blood pressure targets for patients with hypertension and diabetes and continue to recommend a blood pressure target of less than 130/80 mm Hg...
  10. pmc Patient satisfaction with care for urgent health problems: a survey of family practice patients
    Michelle Howard
    Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Fam Med 5:419-24. 2007
    ....
  11. pmc A randomized trial of mail vs. telephone invitation to a community-based cardiovascular health awareness program for older family practice patients [ISRCTN61739603]
    Tina Karwalajtys
    Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    BMC Fam Pract 6:35. 2005
    ....
  12. pmc GPs' approach to insulin prescribing in older patients: a qualitative study
    Gina Agarwal
    Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University, Centre for Evaluation of Medicines, St Joseph s Hospital, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Br J Gen Pract 58:569-75. 2008
    ..Some reasons for this include physician's concerns about potential side-effects or patients' resistance to insulin. In general, however, little is known about how GPs make decisions related to insulin prescribing in older people...
  13. doi request reprint Breastfeeding policies and practices in Canadian hospitals: comparing 1993 with 2007
    Cheryl Levitt
    Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Birth 38:228-37. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study is to describe and compare maternity hospitals' adherence to the BFHI in 1993 and 2007 for Canada and for each province and territory...
  14. pmc An integrated approach to preventing cardiovascular disease: community-based approaches, health system initiatives, and public health policy
    Tina Karwalajtys
    Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Risk Manag Healthc Policy 3:39-48. 2010
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of the literature on postpartum care: effectiveness of postpartum support to improve maternal parenting, mental health, quality of life, and physical health
    Elizabeth Shaw
    Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Birth 33:210-20. 2006
    ....