Laurent Azoulay

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Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc A net clinical benefit analysis of warfarin and aspirin on stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation: a nested case-control study
    Laurent Azoulay
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Lady Davis Research Institute, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, 3755 Cote Sainte Catherine, H 461, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3T 1E2
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 12:49. 2012
  2. pmc Long-term use of angiotensin receptor blockers and the risk of cancer
    Laurent Azoulay
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Lady Davis Institute, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e50893. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Androgen-deprivation therapy and the risk of stroke in patients with prostate cancer
    Laurent Azoulay
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Community Studies, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Eur Urol 60:1244-50. 2011
  4. pmc The use of pioglitazone and the risk of bladder cancer in people with type 2 diabetes: nested case-control study
    Laurent Azoulay
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Lady Davis Institute, Jewish General Hospital, 3755 Cote Sainte Catherine, H 425 1, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3T 1E2
    BMJ 344:e3645. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Metformin and the incidence of prostate cancer in patients with type 2 diabetes
    Laurent Azoulay
    Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Community Studies 3755 Côte Sainte Catherine, H 425 1 Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3T 1E2
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:337-44. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Concurrent use of tamoxifen with CYP2D6 inhibitors and the risk of breast cancer recurrence
    Laurent Azoulay
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Community Studies, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, 3755 Cote Sainte Catherine, H 425 1, Montreal, QC H3T 1E2, Canada
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 126:695-703. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint The use of atypical antipsychotics and the risk of breast cancer
    Laurent Azoulay
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Community Studies, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, 3755 Cote Sainte Catherine, H 425 1, Montreal, QC, H3T 1E2, Canada
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 129:541-8. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Combination therapy with sulfonylureas and metformin and the prevention of death in type 2 diabetes: a nested case-control study
    Laurent Azoulay
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, SMBD Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 19:335-42. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Androgen deprivation therapy and the risk of colorectal cancer in patients with prostate cancer
    Jonathan Assayag
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Lady Davis Institute, Jewish General Hospital, 3755 Cote Sainte Catherine, H 425 1, Montreal, QC, H3T 1E2, Canada
    Cancer Causes Control 24:839-45. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Thiazolidinediones and the risk of incident strokes in patients with type 2 diabetes: a nested case-control study
    Laurent Azoulay
    McGill Pharmacoepidemiology Research Unit, Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 19:343-50. 2010

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Publications34

  1. pmc A net clinical benefit analysis of warfarin and aspirin on stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation: a nested case-control study
    Laurent Azoulay
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Lady Davis Research Institute, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, 3755 Cote Sainte Catherine, H 461, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3T 1E2
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 12:49. 2012
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  2. pmc Long-term use of angiotensin receptor blockers and the risk of cancer
    Laurent Azoulay
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Lady Davis Institute, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e50893. 2012
    ..Additional research is needed to further investigate a potentially increased risk of lung cancer with angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and calcium channel blockers...
  3. doi request reprint Androgen-deprivation therapy and the risk of stroke in patients with prostate cancer
    Laurent Azoulay
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Community Studies, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Eur Urol 60:1244-50. 2011
    ..Some evidence indicates that androgen-deprivation therapy (ADT) increases the risk of diabetes and cardiovascular disease. To date, few studies have investigated whether this therapy also increases the risk of cerebrovascular events...
  4. pmc The use of pioglitazone and the risk of bladder cancer in people with type 2 diabetes: nested case-control study
    Laurent Azoulay
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Lady Davis Institute, Jewish General Hospital, 3755 Cote Sainte Catherine, H 425 1, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3T 1E2
    BMJ 344:e3645. 2012
    ..To determine if the use of pioglitazone is associated with an increased risk of incident bladder cancer in people with type 2 diabetes...
  5. doi request reprint Metformin and the incidence of prostate cancer in patients with type 2 diabetes
    Laurent Azoulay
    Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Community Studies 3755 Côte Sainte Catherine, H 425 1 Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3T 1E2
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:337-44. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether metformin decreases the risk of prostate cancer in patients with type 2 diabetes...
  6. doi request reprint Concurrent use of tamoxifen with CYP2D6 inhibitors and the risk of breast cancer recurrence
    Laurent Azoulay
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Community Studies, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, 3755 Cote Sainte Catherine, H 425 1, Montreal, QC H3T 1E2, Canada
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 126:695-703. 2011
    ..These results remained consistent after performing sensitivity analyses. The results of this large population-based study indicate that concurrent use of tamoxifen with CYP2D6 inhibitors does not increase the risk of recurrence...
  7. ncbi request reprint The use of atypical antipsychotics and the risk of breast cancer
    Laurent Azoulay
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Community Studies, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, 3755 Cote Sainte Catherine, H 425 1, Montreal, QC, H3T 1E2, Canada
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 129:541-8. 2011
    ..The results of this study should provide reassurance that compared to typical antipsychotics, atypical antipsychotics do not increase the risk of breast cancer...
  8. doi request reprint Combination therapy with sulfonylureas and metformin and the prevention of death in type 2 diabetes: a nested case-control study
    Laurent Azoulay
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, SMBD Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 19:335-42. 2010
    ..To determine whether combination of sulfonylureas and metformin increases the risk of death from any cause in patients with type 2 diabetes...
  9. doi request reprint Androgen deprivation therapy and the risk of colorectal cancer in patients with prostate cancer
    Jonathan Assayag
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Lady Davis Institute, Jewish General Hospital, 3755 Cote Sainte Catherine, H 425 1, Montreal, QC, H3T 1E2, Canada
    Cancer Causes Control 24:839-45. 2013
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Thiazolidinediones and the risk of incident strokes in patients with type 2 diabetes: a nested case-control study
    Laurent Azoulay
    McGill Pharmacoepidemiology Research Unit, Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 19:343-50. 2010
    ..To determine whether the use of thiazolidinediones (TZDs) decreases the risk of incident strokes in patients with type 2 diabetes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Androgen deprivation therapy and risk of acute kidney injury in patients with prostate cancer
    Francesco Lapi
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Lady Davis Institute, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    JAMA 310:289-96. 2013
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  12. ncbi request reprint The use of metformin and colorectal cancer incidence in patients with type II diabetes mellitus
    Brielan Smiechowski
    Authors Affiliations Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Lady Davis Institute, Jewish General Hospital and Departments of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health and Oncology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:1877-83. 2013
    ..Thus, the objective of this study was to assess whether the use of metformin is associated with the incidence of colorectal cancer in patients with type II diabetes...
  13. ncbi request reprint Use of statins and the risk of death in patients with prostate cancer
    Oriana Yu
    Oriana Yu, Maria Eberg, Samy Suissa, and Laurent Azoulay, Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Lady Davis Institute, Jewish General Hospital Oriana Yu, Jewish General Hospital Oriana Yu, Armen Aprikian, Gerald Batist, Samy Suissa, and Laurent Azoulay, McGill University Serge Benayoun, University of Montreal Armen Aprikian, McGill University Health Centre, McGill University Gerald Batist and Laurent Azoulay, Segal Cancer Centre, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 32:5-11. 2014
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  14. doi request reprint Incidence, risk factors, and obstetrical outcomes of women with breast cancer in pregnancy
    Haim Arie Abenhaim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Breast J 18:564-8. 2012
    ..Aside from an increased risk for induction of labor, women with breast cancer in pregnancy have similar obstetrical outcomes...
  15. doi request reprint Effect of maternal age on the risk of stillbirth: a population-based cohort study on 37 million births in the United States
    Jacques Balayla
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Perinatol 28:643-50. 2011
    ..22 (95% CI 1.91 to 2.53) for ages >45. Although the overall risk is low, the risk of stillbirth increases considerably in women at the extremes of the reproductive age spectrum. Antenatal surveillance may be justified in these women...
  16. doi request reprint The concurrent use of antithrombotic therapies and the risk of bleeding in patients with atrial fibrillation
    Laurent Azoulay
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Lady Davis Institute, Jewish General Hospital, and Department of Oncology, McGill University, 3755 Cote Sainte Catherine, H 461, Montreal, Quebec, H3T 1E2, Canada
    Thromb Haemost 109:431-9. 2013
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  17. pmc Concurrent use of diuretics, angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors, and angiotensin receptor blockers with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and risk of acute kidney injury: nested case-control study
    Francesco Lapi
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Lady Davis Institute, Jewish General Hospital, 3755 Côte Sainte Catherine Montreal, Quebec H3T 1E2, Canada
    BMJ 346:e8525. 2013
    ....
  18. pmc The use of metformin and the incidence of lung cancer in patients with type 2 diabetes
    Brielan B Smiechowski
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Lady Davis Institute, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Diabetes Care 36:124-9. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether metformin use is associated with a decreased risk of lung cancer in patients with type 2 diabetes, while avoiding previous biases...
  19. ncbi request reprint Isotretinoin and the risk of depression in patients with acne vulgaris: a case-crossover study
    Laurent Azoulay
    Department of Pharmacy, University of Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:526-32. 2008
    ..To determine whether isotretinoin increases the risk of depression in patients with acne vulgaris...
  20. ncbi request reprint Associations between a functional independence measure (WeeFIM) and the pediatric quality of life inventory (PedsQL4.0) in young children with physical disabilities
    Lisa Grilli
    Universite de Montreal, Ecole de readaptation, and McGill University Health Centre, Montreal Children s Hospital, QC, Canada
    Qual Life Res 15:1023-31. 2006
    ..0 for children with physical disabilities. To explore child, parent and service-related factors associated with each of these measures...
  21. pmc Isotretinoin, pregnancies, abortions and birth defects: a population-based perspective
    Anick Berard
    Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Montreal, CHU Sainte Justine, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 63:196-205. 2007
    ..To estimate the population-based incidence rates of pregnancy, spontaneous and elective abortions, and birth defects associated with isotretinoin use, and to determine predictors of pregnancy while on isotretinoin...
  22. doi request reprint Maternal marital status and the risk of stillbirth and infant death: a population-based cohort study on 40 million births in the United States
    Jacques Balayla
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Community Studies, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Womens Health Issues 21:361-5. 2011
    ..The objective of our study was to evaluate the association between maternal marital status and the risk of fetal and infant death, including sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS)...
  23. pmc Metformin and the risk of cancer: time-related biases in observational studies
    Samy Suissa
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Lady Davis Institute, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Canada
    Diabetes Care 35:2665-73. 2012
    ..Immortal time bias, time-window bias, and time-lag bias all tend to greatly exaggerate the benefits observed with a drug...
  24. doi request reprint Isotretinoin and the risk of cardiovascular, cerebrovascular and thromboembolic disorders
    Anick Berard
    Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Montreal, Montreal, Que, Canada
    Dermatology 223:45-51. 2011
    ..Case reports suggest that isotretinoin use is associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular disorders; however, the clinical significance has not been determined...
  25. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of exercise in patients with previous deep venous thrombosis: impact of the postthrombotic syndrome
    Susan R Kahn
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Community Studies, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Chest 123:399-405. 2003
    ..However, the effects of exercise in patients with previous DVT have not been studied...
  26. ncbi request reprint Incretin based drugs and risk of acute pancreatitis in patients with type 2 diabetes: cohort study
    Jean Luc Faillie
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Lady Davis Institute, Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    BMJ 348:g2780. 2014
    ..To determine whether the use of incretin based drugs, compared with sulfonylureas, is associated with an increased risk of acute pancreatitis...
  27. doi request reprint Effect of fear of litigation on obstetric care: a nationwide analysis on obstetric practice
    Philip Zwecker
    Department of Family Medicine, Saint Mary s Hospital, McGill University, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Perinatol 28:277-84. 2011
    ..Fear of litigation appears to have a marked effect on obstetric practice, particularly total cesarean delivery, vaginal birth after cesarean, and instrumental delivery, when malpractice premiums rise above $100,000 per annum...
  28. ncbi request reprint Type 2 diabetes and the risk of mortality among patients with prostate cancer
    Leah Bensimon
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Lady Davis Institute, Jewish General Hospital, 3755 Cote Sainte Catherine, Montreal, QC, H3T 1E2, Canada
    Cancer Causes Control 25:329-38. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether type 2 diabetes is associated with the incidence of prostate cancer mortality and all-cause mortality...
  29. doi request reprint Correlating metabolic activity on 18F-FDG PET/CT with histopathologic characteristics of osseous and soft-tissue sarcomas: a retrospective review of 136 patients
    Rajan Rakheja
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 198:1409-16. 2012
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  30. doi request reprint Incidence and risk factors of amniotic fluid embolisms: a population-based study on 3 million births in the United States
    Haim A Abenhaim
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, CHU Sainte Justine, University of Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:49.e1-8. 2008
    ..Given the rarity of its occurrence, current estimates and predictors of the incidence and outcomes are often difficult to obtain...
  31. doi request reprint Altered hepatic metabolic activity in patients with hepatic steatosis on FDG PET/CT
    Gad Abikhzer
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, 3755 Côte Sainte Catherine Rd, Montreal, QC H3T 1E2, Canada
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 196:176-80. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess whether hepatic steatosis has a significant effect on the standardized uptake value (SUV) of the liver...
  32. ncbi request reprint When and by whom is concern first expressed for children with neuromotor problems?
    Debbie Ehrmann Feldman
    Ecole de Réadaptation and Groupe de recherche interdisciplinaire en santé, Universite de Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:882-6. 2005
    ..To describe when and by whom concern is first expressed for children referred to rehabilitation because of neuromotor problems...
  33. ncbi request reprint Patterns and utilization of isotretinoin for acne from 1984 to 2003: is there need for concern?
    Laurent Azoulay
    Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 62:667-74. 2006
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  34. ncbi request reprint Effects of patient--clinician disagreement in occupational low back pain: a pilot study
    Laurent Azoulay
    Universite de Montreal, Ecole de readaptation, Groupe de recherche interdisciplinaire en sante GRIS, and Research Center, Hopital Sainte Justine, Quebec, Canada
    Disabil Rehabil 27:817-23. 2005
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