Manon Labrecque

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Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Occupational asthma: new low-molecular-weight causal agents, 2000-2010
    J A Pralong
    Department of Chest Medicine, Sacré Cœur Hospital, University of Montreal, QC, Canada H4J 1C5
    J Allergy (Cairo) 2012:597306. 2012
  2. doi Irritant-induced asthma
    Manon Labrecque
    Departement de Medecine, Centre de Recherche de l hôpital Sacré Cœur de Montréal, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 12:140-4. 2012
  3. doi Medical surveillance programme for diisocyanate exposure
    Manon Labrecque
    Department of Chest Medicine, Hopital du Sacre Coeur de Montreal, 5400 Gouin Blvd West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Occup Environ Med 68:302-7. 2011
  4. ncbi Impairment in workers with isocyanate-induced occupational asthma and removed from exposure in the province of Québec between 1985 and 2002
    Manon Labrecque
    Hopital du Sacre Coeur de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Occup Environ Med 48:1093-8. 2006
  5. ncbi Occupational asthma due to pork antigens
    M Labrecque
    Department of Chest Medicine, Hopital du Sacre Coeur de Montreal, 5400 Gouin West Blvd, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H4J 1C5
    Allergy 59:893-4. 2004
  6. pmc Can access to spirometry in asthma education centres influence the referral rate by primary physicians for education?
    M Labrecque
    Hopital du Sacre Coeur de Montreal, Chest Department, Université of Montréal, Montreal, Canada
    Can Respir J 13:427-31. 2006
  7. ncbi Effect of age on the conformity rate to short-acting beta-agonist use criteria in asthma
    M Labrecque
    Chest Department, Sacre Coeur Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Asthma 40:829-35. 2003
  8. pmc Cost-effectiveness of various diagnostic approaches for occupational asthma
    Wendy A Kennedy
    Faculty of Pharmacy, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Can Respir J 14:276-80. 2007
  9. doi Prevalence of psychiatric disorders among patients investigated for occupational asthma: an overlooked differential diagnosis?
    Kim L Lavoie
    Montreal Behavioural Medicine Centre, Hôpital du Sacré Coeur de Montréal a University of Montreal affiliated hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 187:926-32. 2013
  10. ncbi What is worse for asthma control and quality of life: depressive disorders, anxiety disorders, or both?
    Kim L Lavoie
    Research Center, Division of Chest Medicine, J 3190, 5400 Gouin West, Montreal, QC, H4J 1C5, Canada
    Chest 130:1039-47. 2006

Detail Information

Publications37

  1. pmc Occupational asthma: new low-molecular-weight causal agents, 2000-2010
    J A Pralong
    Department of Chest Medicine, Sacré Cœur Hospital, University of Montreal, QC, Canada H4J 1C5
    J Allergy (Cairo) 2012:597306. 2012
    ..This paper highlights the importance of being alert to the occurrence of new LMW sensitizers, which can elicit OA. The immunological mechanism is explained by a type I hypersensitivity reaction in 20% of all newly described LMW agents...
  2. doi Irritant-induced asthma
    Manon Labrecque
    Departement de Medecine, Centre de Recherche de l hôpital Sacré Cœur de Montréal, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 12:140-4. 2012
    ..To describe the recent insights into the definition, causes, natural outcome, and key elements of irritant-induced asthma (IIA) management...
  3. doi Medical surveillance programme for diisocyanate exposure
    Manon Labrecque
    Department of Chest Medicine, Hopital du Sacre Coeur de Montreal, 5400 Gouin Blvd West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Occup Environ Med 68:302-7. 2011
    ....
  4. ncbi Impairment in workers with isocyanate-induced occupational asthma and removed from exposure in the province of Québec between 1985 and 2002
    Manon Labrecque
    Hopital du Sacre Coeur de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Occup Environ Med 48:1093-8. 2006
    ....
  5. ncbi Occupational asthma due to pork antigens
    M Labrecque
    Department of Chest Medicine, Hopital du Sacre Coeur de Montreal, 5400 Gouin West Blvd, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H4J 1C5
    Allergy 59:893-4. 2004
  6. pmc Can access to spirometry in asthma education centres influence the referral rate by primary physicians for education?
    M Labrecque
    Hopital du Sacre Coeur de Montreal, Chest Department, Université of Montréal, Montreal, Canada
    Can Respir J 13:427-31. 2006
    ..The objective of the present study was to assess the influence of increased access to spirometry in asthma education centres (AECs) on the rate of patient referrals to these centres by general practitioners...
  7. ncbi Effect of age on the conformity rate to short-acting beta-agonist use criteria in asthma
    M Labrecque
    Chest Department, Sacre Coeur Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Asthma 40:829-35. 2003
    ..Assess compliance to asthma guidelines and influence of age concerning inhaled short-acting beta2-agonist (SABA) utilization in 5 to 45-year-old asthmatic subjects in the province of Quebec...
  8. pmc Cost-effectiveness of various diagnostic approaches for occupational asthma
    Wendy A Kennedy
    Faculty of Pharmacy, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Can Respir J 14:276-80. 2007
    ..Diagnosis of occupational asthma (OA) by specific inhalation challenge (SIC) can be costly and is not always available. The use of sputum testing to avoid this in some patients may be a more cost-effective alternative...
  9. doi Prevalence of psychiatric disorders among patients investigated for occupational asthma: an overlooked differential diagnosis?
    Kim L Lavoie
    Montreal Behavioural Medicine Centre, Hôpital du Sacré Coeur de Montréal a University of Montreal affiliated hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 187:926-32. 2013
    ..Although several differential diagnoses are considered (e.g., rhinitis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease), psychiatric disorders (many with somatic complaints that mimic asthma) are rarely considered or assessed...
  10. ncbi What is worse for asthma control and quality of life: depressive disorders, anxiety disorders, or both?
    Kim L Lavoie
    Research Center, Division of Chest Medicine, J 3190, 5400 Gouin West, Montreal, QC, H4J 1C5, Canada
    Chest 130:1039-47. 2006
    ..This study evaluated the relative impact of having a DD and/or AD on asthma control and quality of life...
  11. ncbi Higher BMI is associated with worse asthma control and quality of life but not asthma severity
    Kim L Lavoie
    Research Center, Department of Chest Medicine, J 3190, Hopital du Sacre Coeur de Montreal, 5400 Gouin West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H4J 1C5
    Respir Med 100:648-57. 2006
    ..Results identify higher BMI and obesity as potential behavioral factors related to worse asthma control and quality of life, but not asthma severity, and suggest important avenues for asthma management and control initiatives...
  12. ncbi Sex differences in the prevalence of psychiatric disorders and psychological distress in patients with COPD
    Catherine Laurin
    Research Center, Division of Chest Medicine, J 3190, 5400 Gouin Ouest, Montreal, QC, H4J 1C5, Canada
    Chest 132:148-55. 2007
    ..The present cross-sectional study evaluated the prevalence of mood and anxiety disorders, levels of psychological distress, and quality of life in 62 women and 54 men with documented, stable COPD...
  13. ncbi Long-term socioprofessional and psychological status in workers investigated for occupational asthma in quebec
    Gregory Moullec
    Research Centre, Division of Chest Medicine, Hôpital du Sacré Cœur de Montréal a University of Montreal affiliated hospital, Quebec, Canada
    J Occup Environ Med 55:1052-64. 2013
    ..To compare the long-term status of workers with occupational asthma (OA) with those of subjects with work-exacerbated asthma (WEA) and nonasthmatic (NA) workers...
  14. doi Does a self-management education program have the same impact on emotional and functional dimensions of HRQoL?
    Gregory Moullec
    Montreal Behavioural Medicine Centre, Hôpital du Sacré Coeur de Montréal a University of Montreal affiliated hospital, Quebec, Canada
    COPD 9:36-45. 2012
    ..This distinction should be taken into account in program development and evaluation, to choose intervention components likely to impact on both types of self-evaluations related to HRQoL...
  15. doi The association between anxiety sensitivity and atopy in adult asthmatics
    Silvana Barone
    Research Center, Division of Chest Medicine, Hôpital du Sacré Coeur de Montréal a University of Montreal affiliated hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada
    J Behav Med 31:331-9. 2008
    ..11, p = .014). There was no evidence for a significant association between any of the other questionnaire scores and atopic status...
  16. ncbi An effective strategy for diagnosing occupational asthma: use of induced sputum
    Frederic Girard
    Department of Chest Medicine, Sacre Coeur Hospital, 5400 West Gouin, Montreal, Quebec, H4J 1C5 Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:845-50. 2004
    ..3% (r 3.1-24.1) depending on the cutoff value in sputum eosinophils chosen (greater than 1 or 2%, respectively). The addition of sputum cell counts to PEF monitoring is useful to improve the diagnosis of occupational asthma...
  17. doi Association between asthma medications and suicidal ideation in adult asthmatics
    Helene Favreau
    Montreal Behavioural Medicine Centre, Montreal, Canada
    Respir Med 106:933-41. 2012
    ..g., theophylline and beta-2 adrenergic agonists) have been shown to provoke feelings of anxiety, fear, and irritability, but their link to SI among asthmatics has not been examined, which was the purpose of the present study...
  18. pmc Can a self-management education program for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease improve quality of life?
    Manon Labrecque
    Hopital du Sacre Coeur de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec
    Can Respir J 18:e77-81. 2011
    ..To assess the effects of a self-management program on health-related quality of life (HRQoL) and morbidity commonly associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
  19. doi Effect of an integrated care programme on re-hospitalization of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Gregory Moullec
    Research Centre, Division of Chest Medicine, Hôpital du Sacré Cœur de Montréal a University of Montreal affiliated hospital, Montreal, Canada
    Respirology 17:707-14. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that a 1-year integrated care (IC) programme comprising two components (patient-centred education+case management) would be effective in preventing COPD-related hospitalizations...
  20. ncbi Are psychiatric disorders associated with worse asthma control and quality of life in asthma patients?
    Kim L Lavoie
    Research Center, Division of Chest Medicine, Hopital du Sacre Coeur de Montreal, J 3190, 5400 Gouin West, Montreal, Que, Canada H4J 1C5
    Respir Med 99:1249-57. 2005
    ..This study evaluated the prevalence of psychiatric disorders in 406 adult asthma patients, and associations between psychiatric status, levels of asthma control, and asthma-related quality of life...
  21. doi Occupational asthma: new deleterious agents at the workplace
    Catherine Lemiere
    Chest Department, Sacre Coeur Hospital, Montreal, 5400 Gouin Ouest, Montreal, Quebec H4J 1C5, Canada
    Clin Chest Med 33:519-30. 2012
    ..It also reports examples of occupational agents for which the fabrication processing or use have influenced the outcome of occupational asthma...
  22. ncbi Impact of a continuing education activity on the quality of telephone interventions by nurses in an adult asthma client base
    Hélène Boutin
    Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie et de Pneumologie de l Hopital Laval, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    J Nurs Care Qual 21:335-43. 2006
    ..The results suggest a positive impact on the quality of the telephone intervention in the short term, but this was not sustained over time. Few patients were referred to an AEC...
  23. ncbi Exaggerated bronchoconstriction due to inhalation challenges with occupational agents
    J L Malo
    Dept of Chest Medicine, Sacre Coeur Hospital, Montreal, Canada
    Eur Respir J 23:300-3. 2004
    ....
  24. doi Workplace-specific challenges as a contribution to the diagnosis of occupational asthma
    J P Rioux
    Dept of Chest Medicine, Hopital du Sacre Coeur de Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Eur Respir J 32:997-1003. 2008
    ..4 min) in the laboratory. The present study illustrates the usefulness of workplace monitoring of airway function in the investigation of occupational asthma and identifies factors that are more often associated with a positive reaction...
  25. doi Prospective impact of panic disorder and panic-anxiety on asthma control, health service use, and quality of life in adult patients with asthma over a 4-year follow-up
    Helene Favreau
    Department of Psychology, University of Quebec at Montreal, PO Box 8888, Succursale Center Ville, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3C 3P8
    Psychosom Med 76:147-55. 2014
    ..023, 95% confidence interval = 1.001-1.044). Conclusions PD and anxiety sensitivity are prospectively associated with poorer asthma control and may be important targets for treatment. ..
  26. pmc Antibiotics used in the ambulatory management of acute COPD exacerbations
    Marie France Beauchesne
    Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 3:319-22. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to describe the different antibiotics that are used in the home management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) exacerbations and to estimate the failure rates following the initiation of the antibiotic...
  27. ncbi Occupational asthma
    Jean Luc Malo
    Department of Chest Medicine, Hopital du Sacre Coeur de Montreal, Canada
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 10:57-61. 2004
    ..Genetic susceptibility is explored. New diagnostic means are described. Surveillance programs are conducted and preventive measures are proposed...
  28. doi Screening for occupational asthma by using a self-administered questionnaire in a clinical setting
    Jacques A Pralong
    Research Center, Hopital du Sacre Coeur de Montreal, Canada jacques
    J Occup Environ Med 55:527-31. 2013
    ..Because of its high prevalence, early screening for occupational asthma (OA) is crucial. We aimed to evaluate the screening performance of the Occupational Asthma Screening Questionnaire-11 items (OASQ-11) in a clinical setting...
  29. pmc Action plans in asthma
    Marie France Beauchesne
    Hopital du Sacre Coeur de Montreal, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec
    Can Respir J 13:306-10. 2006
    ..Action plans are recommended for most patients with persistent asthma to reduce the morbidity associated with this chronic disease. Unfortunately, despite these recommendations, this tool remains underused...
  30. pmc Implementing practice guidelines: a workshop on guidelines dissemination and implementation with a focus on asthma and COPD
    Louis Philippe Boulet
    Hopital Laval, 2725 Chemin Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Can Respir J 13:5-47. 2006
    ..It is hoped that this event will be followed by other meetings that focus on how to improve the transfer of key recommendations from evidence-based guidelines into current care, and how to stimulate research to accomplish this...
  31. doi Malt can cause both occupational asthma and allergic alveolitis
    D Miedinger
    Department of Chest Medicine, Hôpital du Sacré Coeur, Montreal, H4J 1C5 QC, Canada
    Allergy 64:1228-9. 2009
    ..Specific inhalation challenge can help differentiate occupational asthma from allergic alveolitis caused by malt...
  32. ncbi Occupational asthma due to bethabara wood dust
    M R Yacoub
    Department of Chest Medicine, Sacre Coeur Hospital, Montreal, Canada
    Allergy 60:1544-5. 2005
  33. pmc Integrated approach to diagnosis of associated occupational asthma and rhinitis
    Sébastien Ba Thien Nguyen
    Respiratory Research Division, Research Center, Hôpital du Sacré Coeur de Monteréal, Montreal, Quebec
    Can Respir J 19:385-7. 2012
    ..A systematic and parallel diagnostic approach enables confirmation of a diagnosis of OA and OR in patients complaining of work-related rhinitis and asthma symptoms...
  34. ncbi Occupational eosinophilic bronchitis
    M R Yacoub
    Department of Chest Medicine, Sacre Coeur Hospital, Montreal, Canada
    Allergy 60:1542-4. 2005
  35. ncbi A randomized controlled trial of nonpharmacologic approaches for relief of low back pain during labor
    M Labrecque
    Department of Family Medicine, Laval University, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada
    J Fam Pract 48:259-63. 1999
    ..Low back pain is common during labor. Our randomized controlled trial compared the effectiveness of 3 nonpharmacologic approaches for relief of back pain...
  36. ncbi Reactions of health professionals to a research-based theatre production
    Ross E Gray
    Toronto Synnybrook Regional Cancer Centre, the Psychosocial and Behavioural Research Unit, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Cancer Educ 18:223-9. 2003
    ....
  37. ncbi Supportive care provided by physicians and nurses to women with breast cancer. Results from a population-based survey
    Ross E Gray
    Psychosocial and Behavioural Research Unit, Toronto Sunnybrook Regional Cancer Centre, 790 Bay Street, Suite 950, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5G 1N8
    Support Care Cancer 10:647-52. 2002
    ..Even brief interventions may make an important difference to how patients deal with their illness over time...