Marc Afilalo

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Nonurgent emergency department patient characteristics and barriers to primary care
    Jonathan Afilalo
    Faculty of Medicine, McGill Univeristy, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 11:1302-10. 2004
  2. pmc Tapentadol immediate release: a new treatment option for acute pain management
    Marc Afilalo
    Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Canada
    J Pain Res 3:1-9. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of tapentadol ER for managing moderate to severe chronic pain
    Marc Afilalo
    Emergency Department, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal Canada
    Pain Physician 16:27-40. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Evaluation and management of seasonal influenza in the emergency department
    Marc Afilalo
    Emergency Department, Jewish General Hospital, 3755 Cote Ste Catherine Road, Room D 012, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H3T 1E2
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 30:271-305, viii. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of a standardized communication system on continuity of care between family physicians and the emergency department
    Marc Afilalo
    Emergency Department, Emergency Multidisciplinary Research Unit, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    CJEM 9:79-86. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Impact of ambulance transportation on resource use in the emergency department
    Adrian Marinovich
    McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 11:312-5. 2004
  7. pmc Impact of an electronic link between the emergency department and family physicians: a randomized controlled trial
    Eddy Lang
    Emergency Department, Emergency Multidisciplinary Research Unit, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Que
    CMAJ 174:313-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Development of the Canadian Emergency Department Diagnosis Shortlist
    Bernard Unger
    Emergency Multidisciplinary Research Unit, Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, 3755 Cote Ste Catherine Rd, Montreal QC, Canada
    CJEM 12:311-9. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Markers of overcrowding in a pediatric emergency department
    Antonia S Stang
    Pediatric Emergency Department, Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 17:151-6. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint An emergency department-based nurse discharge coordinator for elder patients: does it make a difference?
    Alex Guttman
    Emergency Department, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 11:1318-27. 2004

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  1. ncbi request reprint Nonurgent emergency department patient characteristics and barriers to primary care
    Jonathan Afilalo
    Faculty of Medicine, McGill Univeristy, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 11:1302-10. 2004
    ..This study compares NU with urgent and semiurgent (USU) patients and describes the NU patients' reasons for not seeking care with a PCP before presenting to the ED...
  2. pmc Tapentadol immediate release: a new treatment option for acute pain management
    Marc Afilalo
    Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Canada
    J Pain Res 3:1-9. 2010
    ..Findings suggest tapentadol may represent an improved treatment option for acute pain...
  3. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of tapentadol ER for managing moderate to severe chronic pain
    Marc Afilalo
    Emergency Department, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal Canada
    Pain Physician 16:27-40. 2013
    ..Tapentadol is a centrally acting analgesic with 2 mechanisms of action, μ-opioid receptor agonism and norepinephrine reuptake inhibition, that is available in an extended-release formulation for the management of chronic pain...
  4. doi request reprint Evaluation and management of seasonal influenza in the emergency department
    Marc Afilalo
    Emergency Department, Jewish General Hospital, 3755 Cote Ste Catherine Road, Room D 012, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H3T 1E2
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 30:271-305, viii. 2012
    ..Emergency departments need specific infection control measures to curb the spread of influenza in the Emergency Department and hospital during the influenza season...
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of a standardized communication system on continuity of care between family physicians and the emergency department
    Marc Afilalo
    Emergency Department, Emergency Multidisciplinary Research Unit, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    CJEM 9:79-86. 2007
    ..This paper aims to evaluate the impact of this SCS on continuity of care...
  6. ncbi request reprint Impact of ambulance transportation on resource use in the emergency department
    Adrian Marinovich
    McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 11:312-5. 2004
    ..To determine how ambulance transportation is associated with resource use in the emergency department (ED)...
  7. pmc Impact of an electronic link between the emergency department and family physicians: a randomized controlled trial
    Eddy Lang
    Emergency Department, Emergency Multidisciplinary Research Unit, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Que
    CMAJ 174:313-8. 2006
    ..We sought to determine the impact of the SCS on measures of resource utilization in the emergency department and family physician offices...
  8. ncbi request reprint Development of the Canadian Emergency Department Diagnosis Shortlist
    Bernard Unger
    Emergency Multidisciplinary Research Unit, Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, 3755 Cote Ste Catherine Rd, Montreal QC, Canada
    CJEM 12:311-9. 2010
    ..This study was aimed at developing a standardized Canadian Emergency Department Diagnosis Shortlist (CED-DxS), as a subset of the full International Classification of Diseases, 10th revision, with Canadian Enhancement (ICD-10-CA)...
  9. doi request reprint Markers of overcrowding in a pediatric emergency department
    Antonia S Stang
    Pediatric Emergency Department, Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 17:151-6. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to identify markers of overcrowding in pediatric emergency departments (PEDs) according to expert opinion and then to use statistical methods to further explore the underlying construct of overcrowding...
  10. ncbi request reprint An emergency department-based nurse discharge coordinator for elder patients: does it make a difference?
    Alex Guttman
    Emergency Department, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 11:1318-27. 2004
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  11. ncbi request reprint A workshop to improve workflow efficiency in emergency medicine
    Raghu Venugopal
    Department of Emergency Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    CJEM 10:525-31. 2008
    ..We sought to determine whether an interactive workshop could be designed and favourably perceived by emergency physicians and residents as a means to improve their self-assessed WFE skills...
  12. pmc Delays to reperfusion therapy in acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: results from the AMI-QUEBEC Study
    Thao Huynh
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Cardiology, Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    CMAJ 175:1527-32. 2006
    ..Through the AMI-QUEBEC Study we sought to describe delays to reperfusion therapy for ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) and to identify factors associated with prolonged delays...
  13. ncbi request reprint Emergency physician recognition of adverse drug-related events in elder patients presenting to an emergency department
    Corinne Michèle Hohl
    Emergency Department, Vancouver General Hospital, 885 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 12:197-205. 2005
    ..The authors examined the ability of emergency physicians (EPs) to recognize adverse drug-related events (ADREs) in elder patients presenting to the emergency department (ED)...
  14. ncbi request reprint The in-hospital interval: a description of EMT time spent in the emergency department
    Eli Segal
    Emergency Department, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Prehosp Emerg Care 10:378-82. 2006
    ..Our objective was to describe the activity of the EMTs during their time in the ED. Secondary objectives included the association of time of day, age, and triage code with the various time intervals...
  15. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of Tapentadol extended release compared with oxycodone controlled release for the management of moderate to severe chronic pain related to osteoarthritis of the knee: a randomized, double-blind, placebo- and active-controlled phase III
    Marc Afilalo
    Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Clin Drug Investig 30:489-505. 2010
    ..Tapentadol is a novel, centrally acting analgesic with mu-opioid receptor agonist and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor activity...
  16. ncbi request reprint Intervention to decrease emergency department crowding: does it have an effect on return visits and hospital readmissions?
    Sylvie Cardin
    Emergency Department, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Ann Emerg Med 41:173-85. 2003
    ..The intervention included increased emergency physician coverage, the designation of physician coordinators, and new hospital policies regarding laboratory, consultation, and admission procedures...
  17. ncbi request reprint Successful implementation of a combined pneumococcal and influenza vaccination program in a Canadian emergency department
    Eleena Pearson
    Emergency Department, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    CJEM 7:371-7. 2005
    ..To determine the proportion of patients vaccinated with pneumococcal (PVAX) and influenza (IVAX) vaccines under an emergency department (ED) vaccination program, that would not otherwise have been vaccinated by other primary care resources...
  18. doi request reprint Evidence of viremia in 2 cases of severe pandemic influenza A H1N1/09
    Matthew Oughton
    Division of Infectious Disease and Department of Microbiology, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 70:213-7. 2011
    ..Detection of viremia may be useful as a predictive marker for severe disease. Antiviral agents with low serum levels may be ineffective if administered to patients with influenza viremia...
  19. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based emergency medicine. Use of platelet glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors in patients with unstable angina and non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction
    Eddy S Lang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Ann Emerg Med 40:518-20. 2002
  20. ncbi request reprint Prospective multicenter study of acute asthma in younger versus older adults presenting to the emergency department
    Aleena Banerji
    Department of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:48-55. 2006
    ..To describe acute asthma in younger versus older adults presenting to the emergency department (ED)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Frequency, determinants and impact of overcrowding in emergency departments in Canada: a national survey
    Kenneth Bond
    Capital Health University of Alberta Evidence Based Practice Center, Edmonton
    Healthc Q 10:32-40. 2007
    ..The perspective of ED directors reinforces the need for further examination of effective policies and interventions to reduce ED overcrowding...
  22. doi request reprint Finding one's way in translating evidence into practice
    Eddy Lang
    Ann Emerg Med 51:791-2. 2008