Brendan Barrett

Summary

Affiliation: Memorial University of Newfoundland
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Cohort profile: Canadian study of prediction of death, dialysis and interim cardiovascular events (CanPREDDICT)
    Adeera Levin
    University of British Columbia, 1081 Burrard Street Room 6010A, Vancouver, BC V6Z1Y6, Canada
    BMC Nephrol 14:121. 2013
  2. pmc Adult siblings with homozygous G6PC3 mutations expand our understanding of the severe congenital neutropenia type 4 (SCN4) phenotype
    Bridget A Fernandez
    Discipline of Genetics, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Health Sciences Centre, St John s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
    BMC Med Genet 13:111. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Applying multiple interventions in chronic kidney disease
    Brendan J Barrett
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Canada
    Semin Dial 16:157-64. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice. Preventing nephropathy induced by contrast medium
    Brendan J Barrett
    Division of Nephrology, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newf, Canada
    N Engl J Med 354:379-86. 2006
  5. pmc A nurse-coordinated model of care versus usual care for stage 3/4 chronic kidney disease in the community: a randomized controlled trial
    Brendan J Barrett
    Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland, Canada
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:1241-7. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Hospital utilization, efficiency and access to care during and shortly after restructuring acute care in Newfoundland and Labrador
    Brendan Barrett
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
    J Health Serv Res Policy 10:S2:31-7. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Health care provider outcomes during and shortly after acute care restructuring in Newfoundland and Labrador
    Christine Way
    School of Nursing, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
    J Health Serv Res Policy 10:S2:58-67. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Health care quality from the perspective of health care providers and patients during and shortly after acute care restructuring in Newfoundland and Labrador
    Deborah Gregory
    Patient Research Centre, Health Care Corporation, St Johns, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
    J Health Serv Res Policy 10:S2:48-57. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Quality of medical care during and shortly after acute care restructuring in Newfoundland and Labrador
    Bryan Curtis
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, NL, Canada
    J Health Serv Res Policy 10:S2:38-47. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Attitudes and perceptions of registered nurses during and shortly after acute care restructuring in Newfoundland and Labrador
    Christine Way
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
    J Health Serv Res Policy 10:S2:22-30. 2005

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Publications31

  1. pmc Cohort profile: Canadian study of prediction of death, dialysis and interim cardiovascular events (CanPREDDICT)
    Adeera Levin
    University of British Columbia, 1081 Burrard Street Room 6010A, Vancouver, BC V6Z1Y6, Canada
    BMC Nephrol 14:121. 2013
    ..This information could then be used to better understand biological variation in outcomes, to develop clinical prediction models and to inform enrolment into interventional studies which may lead to novel treatments...
  2. pmc Adult siblings with homozygous G6PC3 mutations expand our understanding of the severe congenital neutropenia type 4 (SCN4) phenotype
    Bridget A Fernandez
    Discipline of Genetics, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Health Sciences Centre, St John s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
    BMC Med Genet 13:111. 2012
    ..Its core features are congenital neutropenia and a prominent venous skin pattern, and affected individuals have variable birth defects. Oculocutaneous albinism type 4 (OCA4) is caused by autosomal recessive mutations in SLC45A2...
  3. ncbi request reprint Applying multiple interventions in chronic kidney disease
    Brendan J Barrett
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Canada
    Semin Dial 16:157-64. 2003
    ..A disease management approach offers promise in this setting, but requires further study of clinical and economic impact...
  4. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice. Preventing nephropathy induced by contrast medium
    Brendan J Barrett
    Division of Nephrology, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newf, Canada
    N Engl J Med 354:379-86. 2006
  5. pmc A nurse-coordinated model of care versus usual care for stage 3/4 chronic kidney disease in the community: a randomized controlled trial
    Brendan J Barrett
    Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland, Canada
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:1241-7. 2011
    ..It is unclear how to optimally care for chronic kidney disease (CKD). This study compares a new coordinated model to usual care for CKD...
  6. ncbi request reprint Hospital utilization, efficiency and access to care during and shortly after restructuring acute care in Newfoundland and Labrador
    Brendan Barrett
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
    J Health Serv Res Policy 10:S2:31-7. 2005
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  7. ncbi request reprint Health care provider outcomes during and shortly after acute care restructuring in Newfoundland and Labrador
    Christine Way
    School of Nursing, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
    J Health Serv Res Policy 10:S2:58-67. 2005
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  8. ncbi request reprint Health care quality from the perspective of health care providers and patients during and shortly after acute care restructuring in Newfoundland and Labrador
    Deborah Gregory
    Patient Research Centre, Health Care Corporation, St Johns, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
    J Health Serv Res Policy 10:S2:48-57. 2005
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Quality of medical care during and shortly after acute care restructuring in Newfoundland and Labrador
    Bryan Curtis
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, NL, Canada
    J Health Serv Res Policy 10:S2:38-47. 2005
    ..To critically evaluate the quality of hospital medical care at the beginning, during and shortly after regionalization of health boards in Newfoundland and Labrador, and aggregation of hospitals in the St John's region...
  10. ncbi request reprint Attitudes and perceptions of registered nurses during and shortly after acute care restructuring in Newfoundland and Labrador
    Christine Way
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
    J Health Serv Res Policy 10:S2:22-30. 2005
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  11. ncbi request reprint The impact of organizational culture on clinical managers' organizational commitment and turnover intentions
    Christine Way
    School of Nursing and Clinical Epidemiology, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, NL, Canada
    J Nurs Adm 37:235-42. 2007
    ..The purpose was to investigate managers' perceptions of organizational culture and attitudinal and behavioral reactions during and after restructuring, and to test a model linking culture to outcome...
  12. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of acute care restructuring in Newfoundland and Labrador: conclusions
    Patrick Parfrey
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
    J Health Serv Res Policy 10:S2:71-3. 2005
  13. ncbi request reprint Acute care restructuring in Newfoundland and Labrador: the history and impact on expenditure
    Laurie Twells
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
    J Health Serv Res Policy 10:S2:4-11. 2005
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  14. ncbi request reprint Application of a responsive evaluation approach in medical education
    Vernon Curran
    Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada Faculty of Education, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada
    Med Educ 37:256-66. 2003
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  15. ncbi request reprint Detection rates in pediatric diagnostic imaging: A picture archive and communication system compared with a web-based imaging system
    Lori McDonald
    Discipline of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University, St John s NL
    Can Assoc Radiol J 57:30-4. 2006
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  16. doi request reprint Using administrative databases in the surveillance of depressive disorders--case definitions
    Reza Alaghehbandan
    Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland, Canada
    Popul Health Manag 15:372-80. 2012
    ..The approach used in this study was simple and resulted in rather reasonable sensitivity and specificity...
  17. doi request reprint Obesity predicts primary health care visits: a cohort study
    Laurie K Twells
    School of Pharmacy, Memorial University, St John s, Newfoundland, Canada
    Popul Health Manag 15:29-36. 2012
    ..The increase in the prevalence of obesity is placing a burden at the primary health care level. More resources are needed in order to support GPs in their efforts to manage and treat obese adults who have associated comorbidities...
  18. ncbi request reprint The restructuring of institutional long-term care in St. John's: impact of supply-induced demand on planning
    Robert C Wilson
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Health Sciences Centre, Memorial University, St John s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
    Healthc Manage Forum 24:63-7. 2011
    ..Consequently, more appropriate housing and supervised care beds, and more limited downsizing of nursing homes will be required...
  19. pmc Modeling survival of arteriovenous accesses for hemodialysis: semiparametric versus parametric methods
    Pietro Ravani
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Calgary, Foothills Medical Centre, 1403 29th St NW, Calgary, AB, T2N2T9, Canada
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 5:1243-8. 2010
    ..Comparing outcomes of arteriovenous grafts and fistulas is challenging because the pathophysiology of access dysfunction and failure rate profiles differ by access type. Studying how risks vary over time may be important...
  20. doi request reprint Adverse drug events in adult patients leading to emergency department visits
    Khokan C Sikdar
    Research and Evaluation Department, Newfoundland and Labrador Centre for Health Information, St John s, NL, Canada
    Ann Pharmacother 44:641-9. 2010
    ..Adverse drug events (ADEs) occurring in the community and treated in emergency departments (EDs) have not been well studied...
  21. ncbi request reprint Contrast-induced nephropathy in patients with chronic kidney disease undergoing computed tomography: a double-blind comparison of iodixanol and iopamidol
    Brendan J Barrett
    Patient Research Centre, Health Science Center, St John s, NL, Canada
    Invest Radiol 41:815-21. 2006
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  22. ncbi request reprint Predictors of registered nurses' organizational commitment and intent to stay
    Deborah M Gregory
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
    Health Care Manage Rev 32:119-27. 2007
    ..Health care reform has significantly altered employment relations. Research findings suggest that the presence or absence of supportive work environments helps explain the differences observed in employee attitudes and turnover intentions...
  23. ncbi request reprint Evaluation and treatment of CKD patients before and at their first nephrologist encounter in Canada
    Bryan M Curtis
    Division of Nephrology and Clinical Epidemiology, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland, Canada
    Am J Kidney Dis 50:733-42. 2007
    ..Interventions with proven efficacy exist to decrease progression, morbidity, and mortality. This study examines their use in patients with CKD before and at their first nephrologist encounter in Canada...
  24. ncbi request reprint Clinical research of kidney diseases II: problems of study design
    Pietro Ravani
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 22:2785-94. 2007
  25. ncbi request reprint Clinical research of kidney diseases 1: researchable questions and valid answers
    Pietro Ravani
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada, and Divisione di Nefrologia, Azienda Istituti Ospitalieri di Cremona, Italy
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 22:2459-68. 2007
  26. ncbi request reprint Long-term care in the St. John's region: impact of single entry and prediction of bed need
    Jacqueline McDonald
    Patient Research Centre, Eastern Health
    Healthc Manage Forum 18:6-12, 50-7. 2005
    ..However, there was a mismatch in need for and provision of institutional long-term care. Investment in the reconfiguration of long-term care beds by case mix and by geography is necessary...
  27. ncbi request reprint The challenge of diagnosing atheroembolic renal disease: clinical features and prognostic factors
    Francesco Scolari
    Division of Nephrology, University and Spedali Civili, Brescia, Italy
    Circulation 116:298-304. 2007
    ..Embolization may occur spontaneously or after angiographic/surgical procedures. We sought to determine clinical features and prognostic factors of AERD...
  28. ncbi request reprint Plasma exchange when myeloma presents as acute renal failure: a randomized, controlled trial
    William F Clark
    University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Intern Med 143:777-84. 2005
    ..Two small, randomized trials provide conflicting evidence about the benefits of plasma exchange for patients with acute renal failure at the onset of multiple myeloma...
  29. ncbi request reprint Risk of iodinated contrast material--induced nephropathy with intravenous administration
    Richard W Katzberg
    Radiology 243:622-8. 2007
  30. ncbi request reprint Anti-erythropoietin antibody-mediated pure red cell aplasia after treatment with recombinant erythropoietin products: recommendations for minimization of risk
    Denis Cournoyer
    Department of Medicine, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec H3G 1A4, Canada
    J Am Soc Nephrol 15:2728-34. 2004
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Clinical research of kidney diseases 1: researchable questions and valid answers
    Pietro Ravani
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 22:3681-90. 2007