E J Mills

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Affiliation: McMaster University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi Changing attitudes towards polio vaccination: a randomized trial of an evidence-based presentation versus a presentation from a polio survivor
    Kumanan Wilson
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Canada
    Vaccine 23:3010-5. 2005
  2. ncbi Melatonin in the treatment of cancer: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials and meta-analysis
    Edward Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    J Pineal Res 39:360-6. 2005
  3. ncbi Randomized trials stopped early for harm in HIV/AIDS: a systematic survey
    Edward Mills
    Centre for International Health and Human Rights Studies, North York, Ontario, Canada
    HIV Clin Trials 7:24-33. 2006
  4. ncbi HIV infection as a weapon of war
    Edward J Mills
    Lancet Infect Dis 6:752-3. 2006
  5. ncbi A randomized trial of Pegaptanib sodium for age-related macular degeneration used an innovative design to explore disease-modifying effects
    Edward Mills
    Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:456-60. 2007
  6. pmc Naturopathic care for chronic low back pain: a randomized trial
    Orest Szczurko
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 2:e919. 2007
  7. pmc The abandoned trials of pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV: what went wrong?
    Jerome A Singh
    Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research, South Africa
    PLoS Med 2:e234. 2005
  8. pmc Effectiveness of smoking cessation therapies: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Ping Wu
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    BMC Public Health 6:300. 2006
  9. pmc EDTA chelation therapy for cardiovascular disease: a systematic review
    Dugald M R Seely
    Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 5:32. 2005
  10. ncbi Barriers to participation in clinical trials of cancer: a meta-analysis and systematic review of patient-reported factors
    Edward J Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    Lancet Oncol 7:141-8. 2006

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  1. ncbi Changing attitudes towards polio vaccination: a randomized trial of an evidence-based presentation versus a presentation from a polio survivor
    Kumanan Wilson
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Canada
    Vaccine 23:3010-5. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that confronting deeply held beliefs regarding vaccination may paradoxically strengthen these belief systems...
  2. ncbi Melatonin in the treatment of cancer: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials and meta-analysis
    Edward Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    J Pineal Res 39:360-6. 2005
    ..Confirming the efficacy and safety of melatonin in cancer treatment will require completion of blinded, independently conducted RCTs...
  3. ncbi Randomized trials stopped early for harm in HIV/AIDS: a systematic survey
    Edward Mills
    Centre for International Health and Human Rights Studies, North York, Ontario, Canada
    HIV Clin Trials 7:24-33. 2006
    ..We assessed the prevalence of randomized clinical trials (RCTs) stopped early for harm in HIV/AIDS and determined the quality of reporting of methods to inform the decision to stop the trial...
  4. ncbi HIV infection as a weapon of war
    Edward J Mills
    Lancet Infect Dis 6:752-3. 2006
  5. ncbi A randomized trial of Pegaptanib sodium for age-related macular degeneration used an innovative design to explore disease-modifying effects
    Edward Mills
    Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:456-60. 2007
    ..We aimed to determine if this design would permit inferences regarding disease modification in a trial evaluating Pegaptanib sodium, an intra-ocular injection, for the treatment of age-related macular degeneration...
  6. pmc Naturopathic care for chronic low back pain: a randomized trial
    Orest Szczurko
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 2:e919. 2007
    ..Chronic low back pain represents a substantial cost to employers through benefits coverage and days missed due to incapacity. We sought to explore the effectiveness of Naturopathic care on chronic low back pain...
  7. pmc The abandoned trials of pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV: what went wrong?
    Jerome A Singh
    Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research, South Africa
    PLoS Med 2:e234. 2005
  8. pmc Effectiveness of smoking cessation therapies: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Ping Wu
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    BMC Public Health 6:300. 2006
    ..These include Nicotine Replacement Therapy [NRT], bupropion, and varenicline. We aimed to assess their relative efficacy in smoking cessation by conducting a systematic review and meta-analysis...
  9. pmc EDTA chelation therapy for cardiovascular disease: a systematic review
    Dugald M R Seely
    Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 5:32. 2005
    ..To address this issue we conducted a systematic review to evaluate the best available evidence for the use of EDTA chelation therapy in the treatment of cardiovascular disease...
  10. ncbi Barriers to participation in clinical trials of cancer: a meta-analysis and systematic review of patient-reported factors
    Edward J Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    Lancet Oncol 7:141-8. 2006
    ..Enrolling participants onto clinical trials of cancer presents an important challenge. We aimed to identify the concerns of patients with cancer about, and the barriers to, participation in clinical trials...
  11. ncbi Complementary therapies for the treatment of HIV: in search of the evidence
    Edward Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University, HSC 2C12, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON L8N 3Z5, Canada
    Int J STD AIDS 16:395-403. 2005
    ..Vis à vis CAM's popularity, the paucity of clinical trials and their low methodological quality are concerning...
  12. pmc African herbal medicines in the treatment of HIV: Hypoxis and Sutherlandia. An overview of evidence and pharmacology
    Edward Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street West Hamilton, L8N 3Z5, Canada
    Nutr J 4:19. 2005
    ..Efforts should also be directed at evaluating the possible benefits of natural products in HIV/AIDS treatment...
  13. ncbi The quality of randomized trial reporting in leading medical journals since the revised CONSORT statement
    Edward J Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University, HSC 2C12, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON, Canada, L8N 3Z5
    Contemp Clin Trials 26:480-7. 2005
    ..Although reporting of some CONSORT recommendations is high, reporting of several essential recommendations remains suboptimal. Authors need to comply with and journals need to enforce reporting of the revised CONSORT recommendations...
  14. ncbi Natural health product-drug interactions: a systematic review of clinical trials
    Edward Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Ther Drug Monit 27:549-57. 2005
    ..With the exception of St. John wort, clinicians and the public do not have information that permits strong inferences about interactions between NHPs and conventional medications...
  15. ncbi Systematically reviewing qualitative studies complements survey design: an exploratory study of barriers to paediatric immunisations
    Edward J Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Health Science Centre, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:1101-8. 2005
    ..We examined surveys addressing parental barriers to vaccinating children to determine if they comprehensively included themes identified in published qualitative studies...
  16. ncbi Barriers to participation in HIV drug trials: a systematic review
    Edward Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    Lancet Infect Dis 6:32-8. 2006
    ..The findings of this study should aid drug trialists in developing strategies to maximise participation and cooperation in HIV clinical drug trials while adequately informing and protecting prospective participants...
  17. pmc Designing research in vulnerable populations: lessons from HIV prevention trials that stopped early
    Edward J Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, HSC 2C12, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON, Canada L8N 3Z5
    BMJ 331:1403-6. 2005
  18. ncbi The challenges of involving traditional healers in HIV/AIDS care
    E Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Ontario, Canada, and Department of Medicine, University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, Nigeria
    Int J STD AIDS 17:360-3. 2006
    ..Collaboration is essential, given the changing epidemic of HIV and the dynamic relationship between the two health sectors...
  19. ncbi Natural health product-HIV drug interactions: a systematic review
    Edward Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON L8N 3Z5, Canada
    Int J STD AIDS 16:181-6. 2005
    ..Considering patient values and the implications of these studies, further research is urgently required to determine the extent of interactions with other commonly used NHPs...
  20. pmc Design, analysis, and presentation of crossover trials
    Edward J Mills
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, Canada
    Trials 10:27. 2009
    ..Although crossover trials enjoy wide use, standards for analysis and reporting have not been established. We reviewed methodological aspects and quality of reporting in a representative sample of published crossover trials...
  21. pmc Metastatic renal cell cancer treatments: an indirect comparison meta-analysis
    Edward J Mills
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada
    BMC Cancer 9:34. 2009
    ..New treatment options may provide improved progression-free survival (PFS). We aimed to determine the relative effectiveness of new therapies in this field...
  22. doi Primary prevention of cardiovascular mortality and events with statin treatments: a network meta-analysis involving more than 65,000 patients
    Edward J Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Coll Cardiol 52:1769-81. 2008
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of 3-hydroxy-3-methyl-glutaryl-CoA reductase inhibitors (statins) in primary prevention of cardiovascular events...
  23. doi Antiretroviral effects on HIV-1 RNA, CD4 cell count and progression to AIDS or death: a meta-regression analysis
    E J Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    HIV Med 9:849-57. 2008
    ..We aimed to determine the strength of the association between the magnitude of the effect of changes in CD4 cell count and HIV-1 RNA and progression to AIDS or death in the highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) era...
  24. ncbi Epidemiology and reporting of randomized trials employing re-randomization of patient groups: a systematic survey
    Edward J Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Contemp Clin Trials 28:268-75. 2007
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  25. pmc Determining the reporting quality of RCTs in clinical pharmacology
    Edward Mills
    University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 58:61-5. 2004
    ..The Consolidated Standards for Reporting Trials (CONSORT) are recommendations for improving the quality of reports of randomized controlled trials (RCTs)...
  26. pmc Interaction of St John's wort with conventional drugs: systematic review of clinical trials
    Edward Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada L8N 3Z5
    BMJ 329:27-30. 2004
    ..To determine the methodological quality of clinical trials that examined possible interactions of St John's wort with conventional drugs, and to examine the results of these trials...
  27. ncbi Participation in HIV vaccine trials: listening to participant & community concerns
    Edward J Mills
    B C Centre for Excellence in HIV AIDS, St Paul s Hospital Vancouver BC
    Indian J Med Res 124:608-10. 2006
  28. ncbi Milk thistle and indinavir: a randomized controlled pharmacokinetics study and meta-analysis
    Edward Mills
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, HSC 2C12, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON, L8N 3Z5, Canada
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 61:1-7. 2005
    ..To determine whether ingestion of milk thistle affects the pharmacokinetics of indinavir...
  29. ncbi Tenofovir trials raise ethical issues
    Edward Mills
    Centre for International Human Rights Law, University of Oxford, Canada
    HIV AIDS Policy Law Rev 10:31-2. 2005
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  30. doi Adverse events associated with individual statin treatments for cardiovascular disease: an indirect comparison meta-analysis
    M Alberton
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    QJM 105:145-57. 2012
    ..Statins are the most widely prescribed drug available. Due to this reason, it is important to understand the risks involved with the drug class and individual statins...
  31. ncbi An analysis of general medical and specialist journals that endorse CONSORT found that reporting was not enforced consistently
    Edward Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, HSC 2C12, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 3Z5, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:662-7. 2005
    ..We aimed to determine if specialist journals implement specific Consolidated Standards for Reporting Trials (CONSORT) recommendations to the same extent as general medical journals...
  32. doi Prevalence of mental disorders and torture among Bhutanese refugees in Nepal: a systemic review and its policy implications
    Edward Mills
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Med Confl Surviv 24:5-15. 2008
    ..The international community must resolve this protracted crisis...
  33. ncbi Impact of African herbal medicines on antiretroviral metabolism
    Edward Mills
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    AIDS 19:95-7. 2005
    ..Initiating policies to provide herbal medicines with antiretroviral agents may put patients at risk of treatment failure, viral resistance or drug toxicity...
  34. ncbi Adherence to antiretroviral therapy in sub-Saharan Africa and North America: a meta-analysis
    Edward J Mills
    Centre for International Health and Human Rights Studies, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    JAMA 296:679-90. 2006
    ..Concerns about incomplete adherence among patients living in poverty have been an important consideration in expanding the access to antiretroviral therapy in sub-Saharan Africa...
  35. pmc Adherence to HAART: a systematic review of developed and developing nation patient-reported barriers and facilitators
    Edward J Mills
    Centre for International Health and Human Rights Studies, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS Med 3:e438. 2006
    ..We systematically reviewed the literature to determine patient-reported barriers and facilitators to adhering to antiretroviral therapy...
  36. pmc In the era of systematic reviews, does the size of an individual trial still matter
    Gordon H Guyatt
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS Med 5:e4. 2008
    ..Others point out that small trials can still be potentially misleading...
  37. ncbi Safety and efficacy of ginkgo (Ginkgo biloba) during pregnancy and lactation
    Jean Jacques Dugoua
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, Toronto, Canada
    Can J Clin Pharmacol 13:e277-84. 2006
    ..This is one article in a series that systematically reviews the evidence for commonly used herbs during pregnancy and lactation...
  38. ncbi Safety and efficacy of St. John's wort (hypericum) during pregnancy and lactation
    Jean Jacques Dugoua
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, Toronto, Canada
    Can J Clin Pharmacol 13:e268-76. 2006
    ..This is one article in a series that systematically reviews the evidence for commonly used herbs during pregnancy and lactation...
  39. ncbi Randomized controlled trials in long-term care residents with dementia: a systematic review
    Edward J Mills
    The University of Oxford
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 4:302-7. 2003
    ..To evaluate the quality of reporting of randomized controlled trials for pharmacologic interventions in long-term care residents with dementia...
  40. pmc Direct-acting antiviral therapies for hepatitis C genotype 1 infection: a multiple treatment comparison meta-analysis
    C Cooper
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, The Ottawa Hospital, University of Ottawa, 501 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1H 8L6
    QJM 106:153-63. 2013
    ..New direct-acting antiviral agents for hepatitis C genotype 1 infection, boceprevir and telaprevir, offer enhanced sustained virologic response (SVR) among both treatment-naïve and treatment-experienced patients...
  41. doi Efficacy and safety of statin treatment for cardiovascular disease: a network meta-analysis of 170,255 patients from 76 randomized trials
    E J Mills
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    QJM 104:109-24. 2011
    ..Statins represent the largest selling class of cardiovascular drug in the world. Previous randomized trials (RCTs) have demonstrated important clinical benefits with statin therapy...
  42. pmc Health food store recommendations: implications for breast cancer patients
    Edward Mills
    Department of Research, Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, North York, Ontario, Canada
    Breast Cancer Res 5:R170-4. 2003
    ..Many breast cancer patients use complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). We aimed to determine what advice health food store employees present to individuals seeking treatment options for breast cancer...
  43. ncbi Mitigation of antiretroviral-induced hyperlipidemia by hepatitis C virus co-infection
    Curtis L Cooper
    Division of Infectious Diseases, The Ottawa Hospital, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    AIDS 21:71-6. 2007
    ..Hyperlipidemia is a recognized complication of HIV antiretroviral therapy. The interactions between HIV, hepatitis C virus (HCV), antiretroviral agents and lipids are not well understood...
  44. ncbi Safety and efficacy of black cohosh (Cimicifuga racemosa) during pregnancy and lactation
    Jean Jacques Dugoua
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, Toronto, Canada
    Can J Clin Pharmacol 13:e257-61. 2006
    ..This is one article in a series that systematically reviews the evidence for commonly used herbs during pregnancy and lactation...
  45. ncbi Teaching evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine: 2. A conceptual approach to causation-part 2
    Kumanan Wilson
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Altern Complement Med 8:385-9. 2002
    ..more likely to lead to disease? Is there evidence from several different studies showing the same association? Does withdrawal of the cause result in loss of the effect? Is there a biologic model that can explain the causal relationship?..
  46. doi HIV/AIDS in African militaries: an ecological analysis
    Oumar Ba
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada
    Med Confl Surviv 24:88-100. 2008
    ..4). Population levels predicted military prevalence rates (P < or = 0.001). HIV/AIDS prevalence rates in most African militaries are significantly elevated compared to their host communities...
  47. pmc Enrolling women into HIV preventive vaccine trials: an ethical imperative but a logistical challenge
    Edward Mills
    Centre for International Health and Human Rights Studies, Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS Med 3:e94. 2006
  48. ncbi Closing comment: Evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine: is it a viable concept?
    Kumanan Wilson
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Altern Complement Med 8:875-6. 2002
  49. ncbi A wake-up call for global access to salvage HIV drug regimens
    Edward J Mills
    British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV AIDS, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Lancet 370:1885-7. 2007
  50. ncbi Simple, effective interventions are key to improving adherence in marginalized populations
    Edward J Mills
    Clin Infect Dis 45:916-7. 2007
  51. ncbi Disclosure of natural product use to primary care physicians: a cross-sectional survey of naturopathic clinic attendees
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Mayo Clin Proc 80:616-23. 2005
    ..To determine factors that predict disclosure of natural product use by patients to their primary care physicians...
  52. ncbi Teaching evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine: 2. A conceptual approach to causation-part 1
    Kumanan Wilson
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Altern Complement Med 8:379-83. 2002
    ....
  53. pmc Problems with use of composite end points in cardiovascular trials: systematic review of randomised controlled trials
    Ignacio Ferreira-Gonzalez
    Departament de Medicina, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, and Hospital Vall d Hebron, Barcelona 08035, Spain
    BMJ 334:786. 2007
    ....
  54. ncbi Teaching evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine: 1. A learning structure for clinical decision changes
    Edward J Mills
    Department of Research, The Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, North York, Ontario
    J Altern Complement Med 8:207-14. 2002
    ..In order to create communication effectively, an evidence-based approach may provide the common ground required for all schools of thought...
  55. ncbi In vitro evaluation of human cytochrome P450 and P-glycoprotein-mediated metabolism of some phytochemicals in extracts and formulations of African potato
    Vipin D P Nair
    Division of Pharmaceutics, Faculty of Pharmacy, Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa
    Phytomedicine 14:498-507. 2007
    ..Appropriate measures are therefore necessary to explore the possibility of such in vitro-in vivo correlations...
  56. ncbi The effects of green tea consumption on incidence of breast cancer and recurrence of breast cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Dugald Seely
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Integr Cancer Ther 4:144-55. 2005
    ..Green tea is widely used by women for the prevention and treatment of breast cancer. The authors aimed to determine the efficacy of green tea ingestion on the risk of breast cancer development and the risk of breast cancer recurrence...
  57. ncbi The impact of conflict on HIV/AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa
    Edward J Mills
    Centre for International Health and Human Rights Studies, Toronto, Canada
    Int J STD AIDS 17:713-7. 2006
    ..We examine the complexity of monitoring HIV/AIDS in conflict settings. We argue that increased efforts are needed to protect vulnerable populations and design health-delivery systems that are sustainable in settings of conflict...
  58. ncbi Diagnostic accuracy among the allied health professions: commentary on Grace et Al
    Dugald Seely
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, The Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, North York, Ontario, Canada
    J Altern Complement Med 12:701-2. 2006
  59. ncbi Reporting of informed consent, standard of care and post-trial obligations in global randomized intervention trials: a systematic survey of registered trials
    Emma R M Cohen
    Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
    Dev World Bioeth 9:74-80. 2009
    ....
  60. ncbi In vitro analysis of the herbal compound Essiac
    Dugald Seely
    Department of Research and Clinical Epidemiology, The Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Anticancer Res 27:3875-82. 2007
    ..We aimed to address this deficiency by conducting a series of assays to determine some of the purported activities of Essiac in vitro...
  61. ncbi Characteristics of pediatric and adolescent patients attending a naturopathic college clinic in Canada
    Kumanan Wilson
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 115:e338-43. 2005
    ..We also determined factors associated with the use of CAM products and vaccination status...
  62. ncbi Randomized trials stopped early for benefit: a systematic review
    Victor M Montori
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    JAMA 294:2203-9. 2005
    ..Their prevalence, the magnitude and plausibility of their treatment effects, and the extent to which they report information about how investigators decided to stop early are, however, unknown...
  63. doi Prevalence of mental disorders among children exposed to war: a systematic review of 7,920 children
    Vindya Attanayake
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Med Confl Surviv 25:4-19. 2009
    ..Given the number of current conflicts, there is a paucity of information regarding mental disorders among children affected by war...
  64. ncbi An in vivo analysis of the herbal compound essiac
    Blair J N Leonard
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Anticancer Res 26:3057-63. 2006
    ..Despite its relatively widespread use, there are no peer-reviewed published reports of in vivo studies regarding the use of this compound...
  65. ncbi Teaching evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine: 3. Asking the questions and identifying the information
    Kumanan Wilson
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Altern Complement Med 8:499-506. 2002
    ..This paper suggests practical strategies for successful database searches in support of EBCAM...
  66. ncbi Teaching evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine: 4. Appraising the evidence for papers on therapy
    Kumanan Wilson
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Altern Complement Med 8:673-9. 2002
    ....
  67. ncbi Should active recruitment of health workers from sub-Saharan Africa be viewed as a crime?
    Edward J Mills
    British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV AIDS, University of British Columbia, Canada
    Lancet 371:685-8. 2008
  68. ncbi Teaching evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine: 5. Interpreting the results of a study on therapy and applying them to a patient
    Kumanan Wilson
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Altern Complement Med 8:867-73. 2002
    ....
  69. ncbi Neglected diseases, civil conflicts, and the right to health
    Chris Beyrer
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Lancet 370:619-27. 2007
    ..We also discuss the role of researchers in advocating for and researching within oppressed populations...
  70. ncbi Introducing evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine: answering the challenge
    Kumanan Wilson
    J Altern Complement Med 8:103-5. 2002
  71. pmc Dangerous journey: documenting the experience of Tibetan refugees
    Sonam Dolma
    Department of Political Science, York University, Toronto, Ontario
    Am J Public Health 96:2061-4. 2006
    ..Since the 1950 invasion of Tibet by China, Tibetan refugees have attempted to flee into Nepal over the Himalayan mountains. We documented the experiences of a group of refugees making this journey...
  72. ncbi Migration and transmission of blood-borne infections among injection drug users: understanding the epidemiologic bridge
    Beth Rachlis
    BC Centre for Excellence in HIV AIDS, St Paul s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Drug Alcohol Depend 90:107-19. 2007
    ..We also discuss the potential policy implications of addressing prevention and care issues in mobile drug using populations...