Tewodros Eguale

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Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Drug, patient, and physician characteristics associated with off-label prescribing in primary care
    Tewodros Eguale
    Clinical and Health Informatics Research Group, McGill University, 1140 Pine Ave W, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Arch Intern Med 172:781-8. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Detection of adverse drug events and other treatment outcomes using an electronic prescribing system
    Tewodros Eguale
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, 1140 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Drug Saf 31:1005-16. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Enhancing pharmacosurveillance with systematic collection of treatment indication in electronic prescribing: a validation study in Canada
    Tewodros Eguale
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Drug Saf 33:559-67. 2010
  4. pmc Do physician communication skills influence screening mammography utilization?
    Ari Nareg Meguerditchian
    Clinical and Health Informatics Research Group, McGill University, 1140 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, QC, H3A 1A3, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:219. 2012
  5. pmc Using novel Canadian resources to improve medication reconciliation at discharge: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Robyn Tamblyn
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, 1020 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, QC H3A 1A2, Canada
    Trials 13:150. 2012
  6. pmc The effectiveness of a new generation of computerized drug alerts in reducing the risk of injury from drug side effects: a cluster randomized trial
    Robyn Tamblyn
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 19:635-43. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Medication-related falls in the elderly: causative factors and preventive strategies
    Allen R Huang
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Drugs Aging 29:359-76. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Influence of physicians' management and communication ability on patients' persistence with antihypertensive medication
    Robyn Tamblyn
    Department of Medicine, McGill University, 1140 Pine Ave W, Montreal, QC, H3A 1A3 Canada
    Arch Intern Med 170:1064-72. 2010

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Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Drug, patient, and physician characteristics associated with off-label prescribing in primary care
    Tewodros Eguale
    Clinical and Health Informatics Research Group, McGill University, 1140 Pine Ave W, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Arch Intern Med 172:781-8. 2012
    ..Off-label prescribing may lead to adverse drug events. Little is known about its prevalence and determinants resulting from challenges in documenting treatment indication...
  2. ncbi request reprint Detection of adverse drug events and other treatment outcomes using an electronic prescribing system
    Tewodros Eguale
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, 1140 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Drug Saf 31:1005-16. 2008
    ..We investigated the accuracy of using orders for drug discontinuation and dose change in an electronic prescribing system as a potential source of information for drug safety and effectiveness...
  3. doi request reprint Enhancing pharmacosurveillance with systematic collection of treatment indication in electronic prescribing: a validation study in Canada
    Tewodros Eguale
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Drug Saf 33:559-67. 2010
    ..We investigated the validity of treatment indications documented using an electronic prescribing system at the time of prescribing...
  4. pmc Do physician communication skills influence screening mammography utilization?
    Ari Nareg Meguerditchian
    Clinical and Health Informatics Research Group, McGill University, 1140 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, QC, H3A 1A3, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:219. 2012
    ..We assessed whether patient-physician communication examination scores in a national, standardized clinical skills examination predicted future use of screening mammography (SM)...
  5. pmc Using novel Canadian resources to improve medication reconciliation at discharge: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Robyn Tamblyn
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, 1020 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, QC H3A 1A2, Canada
    Trials 13:150. 2012
    ..An electronically enabled discharge reconciliation process represents an innovative approach to this problem...
  6. pmc The effectiveness of a new generation of computerized drug alerts in reducing the risk of injury from drug side effects: a cluster randomized trial
    Robyn Tamblyn
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 19:635-43. 2012
    ..Computerized drug alerts for psychotropic drugs are expected to reduce fall-related injuries in older adults. However, physicians over-ride most alerts because they believe the benefit of the drugs exceeds the risk...
  7. doi request reprint Medication-related falls in the elderly: causative factors and preventive strategies
    Allen R Huang
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Drugs Aging 29:359-76. 2012
    ..Computer-assisted alerts coupled with electronic prescribing tools are a promising approach to lowering the risk of falls as the use of information technologies expands within healthcare...
  8. doi request reprint Influence of physicians' management and communication ability on patients' persistence with antihypertensive medication
    Robyn Tamblyn
    Department of Medicine, McGill University, 1140 Pine Ave W, Montreal, QC, H3A 1A3 Canada
    Arch Intern Med 170:1064-72. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether a physician's medical management and communication ability influence persistence with antihypertensive treatment...