Francois Lamontagne

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Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Publication bias in animal research: a systematic review protocol
    Matthias Briel
    Basel Institute for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Syst Rev 2:23. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Corticosteroid use in the intensive care unit: a survey of intensivists
    Francois Lamontagne
    Department of Medicine, Universite de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, QC, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 60:652-9. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Corticosteroid therapy for acute lung injury, acute respiratory distress syndrome, and severe pneumonia: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Francois Lamontagne
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Crit Care 25:420-35. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Systematic review of reviews including animal studies addressing therapeutic interventions for sepsis
    Francois Lamontagne
    Clinical Research Centre Étienne Le Bel and Department of Medicine, University of Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Canada
    Crit Care Med 38:2401-8. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes, predictors, and prevalence of anterior pituitary disorders following traumatic brain injury: a systematic review
    Francois Lauzier
    1Centre de recherche du CHU de Québec, Santé des populations et pratiques optimales en santé, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada 2Division of Critical Care, Department of Anesthesiology, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada 3Department of Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada 4Department of Family Medicine and Emergency Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada 5Centre de recherche du CSSS Alphonse Desjardins CHAU de Lévis, Levis, QC, Canada 6Centre de Recherche Clinique Étienne Le Bel, Universite de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, QC, Canada 7Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada 8Hôpital du Sacré Coeur de Montréal Research Center, Department of Medicine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada 9Hôpital du Sacré Coeur de Montréal Research Center, Department of Critical Care Medicine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada 10 Centre de Recherche du CHU de Québec, Endocrinology and Nephrology, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC,
    Crit Care Med 42:712-21. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Vasopressor administration and sepsis: a survey of Canadian intensivists
    Francois Lamontagne
    Centre de Recherche Clinique Étienne Le Bel and Department of Medicine, Universite de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Canada
    J Crit Care 26:532.e1-7. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Consent in critical care trials: a survey of Canadian research ethics boards and critical care researchers
    Mark Duffett
    McMaster Children s Hospital, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Crit Care 26:533.e11-22. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Quality of reporting of surveys in critical care journals: a methodologic review
    Mark Duffett
    Department of Pediatrics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Crit Care Med 40:441-9. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Nonleg venous thrombosis in critically ill adults: a nested prospective cohort study
    Francois Lamontagne
    Centre de Recherche Clinique Etienne Le Bel, Universite de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada
    JAMA Intern Med 174:689-96. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint High-frequency oscillation in early acute respiratory distress syndrome
    Niall D Ferguson
    Interdepartmental Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, University Health Network and Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
    N Engl J Med 368:795-805. 2013

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Publications19

  1. pmc Publication bias in animal research: a systematic review protocol
    Matthias Briel
    Basel Institute for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Syst Rev 2:23. 2013
    ..We aim to comprehensively summarize and update the evidence base on systematic reviews and meta-analyses of animal studies, their methodological quality and assessment of publication bias in particular...
  2. doi request reprint Corticosteroid use in the intensive care unit: a survey of intensivists
    Francois Lamontagne
    Department of Medicine, Universite de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, QC, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 60:652-9. 2013
    ..The efficacy of systemic corticosteroids in many critical illnesses remains uncertain. Our primary objective was to survey intensivists in North America about their perceived use of corticosteroids in clinical practice...
  3. doi request reprint Corticosteroid therapy for acute lung injury, acute respiratory distress syndrome, and severe pneumonia: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Francois Lamontagne
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Crit Care 25:420-35. 2010
    ..We sought to determine whether systemic corticosteroids reduce hospital mortality from these illnesses...
  4. doi request reprint Systematic review of reviews including animal studies addressing therapeutic interventions for sepsis
    Francois Lamontagne
    Clinical Research Centre Étienne Le Bel and Department of Medicine, University of Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Canada
    Crit Care Med 38:2401-8. 2010
    ..We assessed literature reviews of therapeutic interventions for sepsis that include animal experiments for explicit appraisals of the risk of bias and clinical relevance...
  5. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes, predictors, and prevalence of anterior pituitary disorders following traumatic brain injury: a systematic review
    Francois Lauzier
    1Centre de recherche du CHU de Québec, Santé des populations et pratiques optimales en santé, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada 2Division of Critical Care, Department of Anesthesiology, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada 3Department of Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada 4Department of Family Medicine and Emergency Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada 5Centre de recherche du CSSS Alphonse Desjardins CHAU de Lévis, Levis, QC, Canada 6Centre de Recherche Clinique Étienne Le Bel, Universite de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, QC, Canada 7Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada 8Hôpital du Sacré Coeur de Montréal Research Center, Department of Medicine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada 9Hôpital du Sacré Coeur de Montréal Research Center, Department of Critical Care Medicine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada 10 Centre de Recherche du CHU de Québec, Endocrinology and Nephrology, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC,
    Crit Care Med 42:712-21. 2014
    ..To assess the clinical outcomes, predictors, and prevalence of anterior pituitary disorders following traumatic brain injury...
  6. doi request reprint Vasopressor administration and sepsis: a survey of Canadian intensivists
    Francois Lamontagne
    Centre de Recherche Clinique Étienne Le Bel and Department of Medicine, Universite de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Canada
    J Crit Care 26:532.e1-7. 2011
    ..We surveyed Canadian intensivists to document self-reported vasopressor titration strategies for patients with septic shock...
  7. doi request reprint Consent in critical care trials: a survey of Canadian research ethics boards and critical care researchers
    Mark Duffett
    McMaster Children s Hospital, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Crit Care 26:533.e11-22. 2011
    ..We compared the attitudes and beliefs of Canadian research ethics boards (REBs) and intensive care unit researchers toward the use of various consent models for a low-risk randomized controlled trial...
  8. doi request reprint Quality of reporting of surveys in critical care journals: a methodologic review
    Mark Duffett
    Department of Pediatrics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Crit Care Med 40:441-9. 2012
    ..Adequate reporting is needed to judge methodologic quality and assess the risk of bias of surveys. The objective of this study is to describe the methodology and quality of reporting of surveys published in five critical care journals...
  9. ncbi request reprint Nonleg venous thrombosis in critically ill adults: a nested prospective cohort study
    Francois Lamontagne
    Centre de Recherche Clinique Etienne Le Bel, Universite de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada
    JAMA Intern Med 174:689-96. 2014
    ..The risk of nonleg deep venous thromboses (NLDVTs), predisposing factors, and the association between NLDVTs and pulmonary embolism (PE) or death are unclear...
  10. ncbi request reprint High-frequency oscillation in early acute respiratory distress syndrome
    Niall D Ferguson
    Interdepartmental Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, University Health Network and Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
    N Engl J Med 368:795-805. 2013
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  11. doi request reprint The occurrence and impact of bacterial organisms complicating critical care illness associated with 2009 influenza A(H1N1) infection
    John Muscedere
    Department of Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Chest 144:39-47. 2013
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  12. doi request reprint Higher vs lower positive end-expiratory pressure in patients with acute lung injury and acute respiratory distress syndrome: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Matthias Briel
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    JAMA 303:865-73. 2010
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  13. ncbi request reprint A framework for resolving disagreement during end of life care in the critical care unit
    Karen Choong
    Department of Pediatrics and Critical Care, McMaster Children s Hospital, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario
    Clin Invest Med 33:E240-53. 2010
    ..Such disagreements can cause tension and moral distress among families and clinicians...
  14. pmc Inconsistent definitions for intention-to-treat in relation to missing outcome data: systematic review of the methods literature
    Mohamad Alshurafa
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e49163. 2012
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  15. ncbi request reprint Corticosteroids as adjunctive therapy in severe blastomycosis-induced acute respiratory distress syndrome in an immunosuppressed patient
    Mireille Plamondon
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Universite de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Canada
    Clin Infect Dis 51:e1-3. 2010
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  16. doi request reprint Clinical trial design in acute lung injury--issues and controversies
    Maureen O Meade
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Health Sciences, Health Sciences Centre, 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Semin Respir Crit Care Med 34:516-21. 2013
    ..The third section discusses the quest for ideal Study Outcomes. The final section presents Interpretation Controversies, such as early stopping of clinical trials. ..
  17. doi request reprint Predictive value of S-100β protein for prognosis in patients with moderate and severe traumatic brain injury: systematic review and meta-analysis
    Eric Mercier
    Centre de Recherche du Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec, Hopital de l Enfant Jesus, Traumatologie Urgence Soins Intensifs, Trauma Emergency Critical Care Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    BMJ 346:f1757. 2013
    ..To determine the ability and accuracy of the S-100β protein in predicting prognosis after a moderate or severe traumatic brain injury...
  18. doi request reprint Nitric oxide donors in sepsis: a systematic review of clinical and in vivo preclinical data
    Francois Lamontagne
    Division of Critical Care, Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Shock 30:653-9. 2008
    ..g., mortality, pulmonary hypertension, tissue/organ perfusion, etc.) but also lowered blood pressure. We conclude that our findings warrant further animal experimentation designed to maximize clinical relevance...
  19. ncbi request reprint Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia in the critically ill: Interpreting the 4Ts test in a randomized trial
    Mark Crowther
    St Joseph s Healthcare, Critical Care Research Office, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Crit Care 29:470.e7-470.e15. 2014
    ..Interobserver agreement on 4Ts scoring is uncertain in this setting...