Affiliation: McGill University
- Using novel Canadian resources to improve medication reconciliation at discharge: study protocol for a randomized controlled trialRobyn 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...
- Pilot study of an interactive voice response system to improve medication refill complianceKristen Reidel
Clinical and Health Informatics Research Group, McGill University, 1140 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 1A3, Canada
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 8:46. 2008..We tested two novel features: personalized, medication-specific reminder messages and communication via voice recognition...
- The effectiveness of a new generation of computerized drug alerts in reducing the risk of injury from drug side effects: a cluster randomized trialRobyn 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...
- Risk of injury associated with opioid use in older adultsDavid Buckeridge
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal Quebec, Canada
J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1664-70. 2010..To estimate the dose-related risk of injuries in older adults associated with the use of low-, medium-, and high-potency opioids...
- Increasing the detection and response to adherence problems with cardiovascular medication in primary care through computerized drug management systems: a randomized controlled trialRobyn Tamblyn
Department of Epidemiology and Bio statistics, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Med Decis Making 30:176-88. 2010..Treatment side effects, cost, and complexity are common reasons for nonadherence, and physicians are often unaware of these potentially modifiable problems...
- Rates and predictors of consideration for adjuvant radiotherapy among high-risk breast cancer patients: a cohort studyStanimira Krotneva
Clinical and Health Informatics Research Group, McGill University, 1140 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, QC, H3A 1A3, Canada
Breast Cancer Res Treat 140:397-405. 2013..Demographic and clinical patient-related risk factors, health service use, gaps in other aspects of BC management, and surgeon's experience predicted RT consideration. ..