Ann B Cranney

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Affiliation: Ottawa Health Research Institute
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Do patients perceive a link between a fragility fracture and osteoporosis?
    Lora Giangregorio
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 9:38. 2008
  2. pmc Physicians' intentions and use of three patient decision aids
    Ian D Graham
    Ottawa Health Research Institute, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 7:20. 2007
  3. doi Factors predicting osteoporosis treatment initiation in a regionally based cohort
    A Cranney
    Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    Osteoporos Int 20:1621-5. 2009
  4. ncbi Prospective evaluation of preferences and quality of life in women with hip fractures
    Ann B Cranney
    Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    J Rheumatol 32:2393-9. 2005
  5. pmc Low bone mineral density and fracture burden in postmenopausal women
    Ann Cranney
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Ont
    CMAJ 177:575-80. 2007
  6. pmc Is there a new role for angiotensin-converting-enzyme inhibitors in elderly patients?
    Ann Cranney
    Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Ont
    CMAJ 177:891-2. 2007
  7. doi A multifaceted intervention to improve treatment of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women with wrist fractures: a cluster randomized trial
    A Cranney
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Osteoporos Int 19:1733-40. 2008
  8. doi Ibandronate for the prevention of nonvertebral fractures: a pooled analysis of individual patient data
    A Cranney
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Osteoporos Int 20:291-7. 2009
  9. ncbi Summary of evidence-based review on vitamin D efficacy and safety in relation to bone health
    Ann Cranney
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa Hospital, and The University of Ottawa Evidence based Practice Center, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:513S-519S. 2008
  10. ncbi Driving problems in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Ann B Cranney
    Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    J Rheumatol 32:2337-42. 2005

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Publications31

  1. pmc Do patients perceive a link between a fragility fracture and osteoporosis?
    Lora Giangregorio
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 9:38. 2008
    ..To evaluate factors associated with whether patients associate their fracture with future fracture risk...
  2. pmc Physicians' intentions and use of three patient decision aids
    Ian D Graham
    Ottawa Health Research Institute, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 7:20. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe physicians' perceptions of three decision aids, their expressed intent to use them, and their subsequent use of them...
  3. doi Factors predicting osteoporosis treatment initiation in a regionally based cohort
    A Cranney
    Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    Osteoporos Int 20:1621-5. 2009
    ..Treatment initiation increased progressively as BMD T-scores decreased, but there was a gradient response rather than step increases at conventional T-score intervention thresholds...
  4. ncbi Prospective evaluation of preferences and quality of life in women with hip fractures
    Ann B Cranney
    Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    J Rheumatol 32:2393-9. 2005
    ..We also compared HRQOL in women with recent hip fractures to a control sample at baseline and to normative Canadian data at followup...
  5. pmc Low bone mineral density and fracture burden in postmenopausal women
    Ann Cranney
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Ont
    CMAJ 177:575-80. 2007
    ..5 or less), and to contrast fracture patterns among women 50 to 64 years of age with those among women 65 years of age and older...
  6. pmc Is there a new role for angiotensin-converting-enzyme inhibitors in elderly patients?
    Ann Cranney
    Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Ont
    CMAJ 177:891-2. 2007
  7. doi A multifaceted intervention to improve treatment of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women with wrist fractures: a cluster randomized trial
    A Cranney
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Osteoporos Int 19:1733-40. 2008
    ..Compared to usual care, women in the intervention practices were three times more likely to receive bone mineral density testing and prescribed osteoporosis treatments...
  8. doi Ibandronate for the prevention of nonvertebral fractures: a pooled analysis of individual patient data
    A Cranney
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Osteoporos Int 20:291-7. 2009
    ..The treatment effect was dose-dependent. Higher doses of ibandronate significantly reduced the risk of nonvertebral fractures more effectively compared with lower doses...
  9. ncbi Summary of evidence-based review on vitamin D efficacy and safety in relation to bone health
    Ann Cranney
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa Hospital, and The University of Ottawa Evidence based Practice Center, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:513S-519S. 2008
    ..We found fair evidence that adults tolerated vitamin D at doses above current dietary reference intake levels, but we had no data on the association between long-term harms and higher doses of vitamin D...
  10. ncbi Driving problems in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Ann B Cranney
    Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    J Rheumatol 32:2337-42. 2005
    ..To assess driving problems experienced by patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and to examine the relationship between functional status and driving difficulty...
  11. ncbi Consequences of testing for celiac disease
    Ann Cranney
    Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    Gastroenterology 128:S109-20. 2005
    ..The literature suggests that compliance is less than ideal in these individuals, especially if diagnosed when adults. Long-term outcomes have not been extensively studied in those with silent CD...
  12. ncbi Development and pilot testing of a decision aid for postmenopausal women with osteoporosis
    Ann Cranney
    Department of Medicine, Ottawa Hospital, C4 CEU, 1053 Carling Avenue, Ontario, Canada K1Y4 E9
    Patient Educ Couns 47:245-55. 2002
    ..Our decision aid shows promise in preparing women for counseling about osteoporosis therapies. Long-term adherence to chosen therapy and quality of life will be evaluated in a randomized controlled trial...
  13. ncbi A qualitative study of physicians' perceptions of three decision aids
    Ian D Graham
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ont, Canada
    Patient Educ Couns 50:279-83. 2003
    ..Uptake of decision aids may be facilitated if physicians have an opportunity to examine and try them, and if they can have unfettered access to them for distribution purposes...
  14. ncbi Understanding and overcoming the barriers of implementing patient decision aids in clinical practice
    Siobhan O'Donnell
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Eval Clin Pract 12:174-81. 2006
    ..This report is based on our interpretation of the literature and our collective experience in implementing ptDAs within trials and other contexts...
  15. ncbi Economic evaluation of norethisterone acetate/ethinylestradiol (FemHRT) for women with menopausal symptoms
    Douglas Coyle
    Clinical Epidemiology, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa Hospital Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Pharmacoeconomics 21:661-9. 2003
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  16. ncbi Cost-effectiveness of hip protectors in institutional dwelling elderly
    Lisa Waldegger
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Osteoporos Int 14:243-50. 2003
    ..To assess the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of hip protectors in the prevention of hip fracture in an elderly population living in institutions...
  17. ncbi Evaluation of in-hospital management of fracture risk in older patients: a chart review study of tertiary prevention
    Anna M Byszewski
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, The Ottawa Hospital, Civic Campus, 1053 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, Ont, Canada K1Y 4E9
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 42:319-28. 2006
    ..Interventions are required to increase the awareness that this problem is not being addressed at the time of hospitalization and that on discharge, patients will need follow-up by the treating community physician...
  18. pmc The Canadian celiac health survey--the Ottawa chapter pilot
    Ann Cranney
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Gastroenterol 3:8. 2003
    ..Our objective was to determine the feasibility of surveying over 5,000 members of the CCA, in addition to obtaining more health related information about celiac disease...
  19. ncbi Summary of meta-analyses of therapies for postmenopausal osteoporosis and the relationship between bone density and fractures
    Gordon H Guyatt
    Department of Medicine, Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, L8N 3Z5
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 31:659-79, xii. 2002
    ..We also outline other important facets of the decision-making process regarding osteoporosis therapy, including attitudes toward uncertainty, circumstances, and patients' and societal preferences...
  20. doi Efficacy of food fortification on serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations: systematic review
    Siobhan O'Donnell
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:1528-34. 2008
    ..Many residents of the United States and Canada depend on dietary sources of vitamin D to help maintain vitamin D status. Because few natural food sources contain vitamin D, fortified foods may be required...
  21. ncbi Hormone replacement therapy for postmenopausal osteoporosis
    Ann Cranney
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Queen s University, Etherington Hall, Room 2004, 94 Stuart Street, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, K7L 3N4
    Clin Geriatr Med 19:361-70. 2003
    ..The unfavorable risk/benefit profile of HRT, however, strongly limits its use for prevention of osteoporosis, given that there are other medications that have demonstrated fracture efficacy...
  22. ncbi The Canadian Celiac Health Survey
    Ann Cranney
    Department of Medicine, Ottawa Health Research Institute, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Dig Dis Sci 52:1087-95. 2007
    ..More accurate food labeling is needed. Improved awareness of celiac disease and greater use of serological screening tests may result in earlier diagnosis and reduced risk of associated conditions...
  23. ncbi Corticosteroid-induced osteoporosis: a guide to optimum management
    Ann Cranney
    Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Treat Endocrinol 1:271-9. 2002
    ..Teriparatide (recombinant human parathyroid hormone 1-34) shows promise as a future anabolic agent for the prevention and treatment of patients with corticosteroid-induced osteoporosis...
  24. ncbi Do hip protectors decrease the risk of hip fracture in institutional and community-dwelling elderly? A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Anna M Sawka
    Division of Endocrinology and Department of Medicine, St Joseph s Healthcare and McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Osteoporos Int 16:1461-74. 2005
    ..Thus, there is little evidence to support the use of hip protectors outside the nursing home setting. The potential benefit of hip protectors in reducing hip fractures in nursing home residents requires further confirmation...
  25. ncbi Benefit-risk assessment of raloxifene in postmenopausal osteoporosis
    Ann Cranney
    Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Drug Saf 28:721-30. 2005
    ..Raloxifene can be recommended for the prevention of vertebral fractures in women with osteopenia/osteoporosis who are not at high risk of non-vertebral fractures and who do not have a past history of venous thromboembolism...
  26. ncbi The diagnostic accuracy of serologic tests for celiac disease: a systematic review
    Alaa Rostom
    Gastrointestinal Clinical Research Unit, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Gastroenterology 128:S38-46. 2005
    ..If true, the nearly perfect negative predictive value of these tests would drop. The positive predictive value of these tests is likely lower than reported when the tests are applied in low-prevalence populations...
  27. pmc Parathyroid hormone for the treatment of osteoporosis: a systematic review
    Ann Cranney
    Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ont
    CMAJ 175:52-9. 2006
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  28. ncbi The prevalence of celiac disease in average-risk and at-risk Western European populations: a systematic review
    Catherine Dube
    Gastrointestinal Clinical Research Unit, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Gastroenterology 128:S57-67. 2005
    ..The prevalence is higher still in high-risk groups. Clinicians in a variety of specialties should have a high index of suspicion for the diagnosis of CD and in particular need to pay close attention to the identified high-risk groups...
  29. ncbi An unusual case of an enlarged temporal artery
    Suzan M Attar
    Division of Rheumatology, University of Ottawa, The Arthritis Center, Ottawa Hospital Riverside Campus, 1967 Riverside Drive, Box 37, Ottawa, ON K1H 7W9, Canada
    J Infect 53:e195-8. 2006
    ..We present an unusual case of a patient with an enlarged temporal artery in the absence of other clinical findings. An atypical biopsy result provided the diagnosis and guided treatment...
  30. ncbi Meta-analyses of therapies for postmenopausal osteoporosis. I. Systematic reviews of randomized trials in osteoporosis: introduction and methodology
    Ann Cranney
    McMaster University, Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Endocr Rev 23:496-507. 2002
  31. doi Hip fracture and proton pump inhibitor therapy: balancing the evidence for benefit and harm
    Paul Moayyedi
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Gastroenterol 103:2428-31. 2008
    ..The association between proton pump inhibitor therapy and hip fracture is a good illustration of this dilemma. We use this example to highlight an approach that can be taken to critically evaluate the evidence for harms of medication...