P T Choi
Affiliation: McMaster University
- PDPH is a common complication of neuraxial blockade in parturients: a meta-analysis of obstetrical studiesPeter T Choi
Department of Anesthesia, St Joseph s Healthcare and McMaster University, 1200 Main Street West, Room HSC 2U5, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 3Z5, Canada
Can J Anaesth 50:460-9. 2003..Postdural puncture headache (PDPH) is an iatrogenic complication of neuraxial blockade. We systematically reviewed the literature on parturients to determine the frequency, onset, and duration of PDPH...
- Examining the evidence in anesthesia literature: a critical appraisal of systematic reviewsP T Choi
Department of Anaesthesia, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Anesth Analg 92:700-9. 2001..Adoption of recently published criteria on writing and methods could further improve this type of literature...
- Examining the evidence in anesthesia literature: a survey and evaluation of obstetrical postdural puncture headache reportsPeter T L Choi
Department of Anesthesia, St Joseph s Healthcare, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Can J Anaesth 49:49-56. 2002....
- The use of glycopyrrolate in a case of intermediate syndrome following acute organophosphate poisoningP T Choi
Department of Anaesthesia, McMaster University, Ontario, Canada
Can J Anaesth 45:337-40. 1998....
- Anesthetic considerations in Smith-Lemli-Opitz syndromeP T Choi
Department of Anaesthesia, St Joseph s Hospital, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Can J Anaesth 47:556-61. 2000..This report describes our institution's experience with SLOS patients undergoing anesthesia in Canada...
- Comparison of mortality between private for-profit and private not-for-profit hemodialysis centers: a systematic review and meta-analysisP J Devereaux
Depatment of Medicine, McMaster University, Faculty of Health Sciences, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8N 3Z5
JAMA 288:2449-57. 2002..There has been extensive debate about whether the profit status of these facilities influences patient mortality...
- Payments for care at private for-profit and private not-for-profit hospitals: a systematic review and meta-analysisP J Devereaux
Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton
CMAJ 170:1817-24. 2004....
- Are the recommendations to use perioperative beta-blocker therapy in patients undergoing noncardiac surgery based on reliable evidence?P J Devereaux
Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont
CMAJ 171:245-7. 2004
- An observational study found that authors of randomized controlled trials frequently use concealment of randomization and blinding, despite the failure to report these methodsP J Devereaux
Department of Medicine, Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University, Room 2C8, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON, L8N 3Z5, Canada
J Clin Epidemiol 57:1232-6. 2004..We undertook an observational study to determine whether concealment of randomization or blinding was used in RCTs that failed to report these bias-reducing strategies...
- How strong is the evidence for the use of perioperative beta blockers in non-cardiac surgery? Systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trialsP J Devereaux
Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
BMJ 331:313-21. 2005..To determine the effect of perioperative beta blocker treatment in patients having non-cardiac surgery...
- Meta-analysis demonstrates statistically significant reduction in postoperative myocardial infarction with the use of thoracic epidural analgesiaW Scott Beattie
Anesth Analg 97:919-20. 2003