I D Graham

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Affiliation: Ottawa Health Research Institute
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Barriers and facilitators influencing call center nurses' decision support for callers facing values-sensitive decisions: a mixed methods study
    Dawn Stacey
    University of Ottawa, School of Nursing, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 2:184-95. 2005
  2. pmc Improving physician hand hygiene compliance using behavioural theories: a study protocol
    Janet E Squires
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Implement Sci 8:16. 2013
  3. pmc The reporting of theoretical health risks by the media: Canadian newspaper reporting of potential blood transmission of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
    Kumanan Wilson
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Public Health 4:1. 2004
  4. pmc Reliability and validity of the AGREE instrument used by physical therapists in assessment of clinical practice guidelines
    Joy C MacDermid
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 5:18. 2005
  5. 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
  6. pmc Family physicians' perspectives on practice guidelines related to cancer control
    Louise Zitzelsberger
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa Hospital, Canada
    BMC Fam Pract 5:25. 2004
  7. pmc Many quality measurements, but few quality measures assessing the quality of breast cancer care in women: a systematic review
    Howard M Schachter
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    BMC Cancer 6:291. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint 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
  9. ncbi request reprint The state of the science and art of practice guidelines development, dissemination and evaluation in Canada
    Ian D Graham
    Ottawa Health Research Institute, University of Ottawa, Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Eval Clin Pract 9:195-202. 2003
  10. 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

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  1. ncbi request reprint Barriers and facilitators influencing call center nurses' decision support for callers facing values-sensitive decisions: a mixed methods study
    Dawn Stacey
    University of Ottawa, School of Nursing, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 2:184-95. 2005
    ..For these decisions, effective interventions are evidence-based patient decision aids and in-person nurse coaching using a structured process. Little is known about the quality of decision support provided by call center nurses...
  2. pmc Improving physician hand hygiene compliance using behavioural theories: a study protocol
    Janet E Squires
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Implement Sci 8:16. 2013
    ..We aim to first identify the barriers and enablers to physician hand hygiene compliance, and then to develop and pilot a theory-based knowledge translation intervention to increase physicians' compliance with best hand hygiene practice...
  3. pmc The reporting of theoretical health risks by the media: Canadian newspaper reporting of potential blood transmission of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
    Kumanan Wilson
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Public Health 4:1. 2004
    ..In this article we describe how the Canadian print media reported the theoretical risk of blood transmission of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD)...
  4. pmc Reliability and validity of the AGREE instrument used by physical therapists in assessment of clinical practice guidelines
    Joy C MacDermid
    School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 5:18. 2005
    ..This study evaluated the reliability and validity of physical therapists using the AGREE to assess quality of CPGs relevant to physical therapy practice...
  5. 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...
  6. pmc Family physicians' perspectives on practice guidelines related to cancer control
    Louise Zitzelsberger
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa Hospital, Canada
    BMC Fam Pract 5:25. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to understand which guideline topics FPs consider important...
  7. pmc Many quality measurements, but few quality measures assessing the quality of breast cancer care in women: a systematic review
    Howard M Schachter
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    BMC Cancer 6:291. 2006
    ..Quality measurement is essential to monitor effectiveness and to guide improvements in healthcare...
  8. ncbi request reprint 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...
  9. ncbi request reprint The state of the science and art of practice guidelines development, dissemination and evaluation in Canada
    Ian D Graham
    Ottawa Health Research Institute, University of Ottawa, Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Eval Clin Pract 9:195-202. 2003
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  10. 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...
  11. ncbi request reprint Oral cobalamin remains medicine's best kept secret
    Ian D Graham
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Room 2 008, Administrative Services Building, 1053 Carling Ave, Ottawa, Ont, Canada K1Y 4E9
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 44:49-59. 2007
    ..Strategies to promote the use of oral cobalamin should be directed at educating physicians of its efficacy and providing them with prescribing information on where it can be purchased...
  12. pmc Knowledge and attitudes regarding care of leg ulcers. Survey of family physicians
    Ian D Graham
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa Hospital, Ont
    Can Fam Physician 49:896-902. 2003
    ..To determine family physicians' perceptions of and attitudes toward leg ulcer care and awareness of effective treatments for venous leg ulcers...
  13. ncbi request reprint Facilitating the use of evidence in practice: evaluating and adapting clinical practice guidelines for local use by health care organizations
    Ian D Graham
    Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 31:599-611. 2002
    ..Many steps of the framework are illustrated using the process used by the Registered Nurses Association of Ontario to develop best practice guidelines for breastfeeding...
  14. pmc What is the quality of drug therapy clinical practice guidelines in Canada?
    I D Graham
    Departments of Medicine and of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ont
    CMAJ 165:157-63. 2001
    ..This study was designed to identify and describe guidelines in the database that make recommendations related to the use of drug therapy, and to assess their quality using a standardized guideline appraisal instrument...
  15. ncbi request reprint Emergency physicians' attitudes toward and use of clinical decision rules for radiography
    I D Graham
    Ottawa Civic Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 5:134-40. 1998
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  16. ncbi request reprint 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...
  17. ncbi request reprint Canadian oncologists and clinical practice guidelines: a national survey of attitudes and reported use. Provincial Lung Disease Site Group of Cancer Care Ontario
    I D Graham
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Ottawa Hospital, University of Ottawa, Canada
    Oncology 59:283-90. 2000
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  18. ncbi request reprint Awareness and use of the Ottawa ankle and knee rules in 5 countries: can publication alone be enough to change practice?
    I D Graham
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Canada
    Ann Emerg Med 37:259-66. 2001
    ..We evaluate the international diffusion of the Ottawa Ankle and Knee Rules and determine emergency physicians' attitudes toward clinical decision rules in general...
  19. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of the effectiveness of an intervention to implement evidence-based patient decision support in a nursing call centre
    Dawn Stacey
    School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    J Telemed Telecare 12:410-5. 2006
    ..The intervention improved the quality of nurses' decision coaching without affecting call duration...
  20. ncbi request reprint Current home care expenditures for persons with leg ulcers
    Elaine H Friedberg
    Continuity of Care Program, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Civic Campus, Ottawa Hospital, 1053 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario, K1Y 4E9 Canada
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 29:186-92. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to gain a better understanding of the home care expenditures incurred in providing care to the population with leg ulcers...
  21. ncbi request reprint The Ottawa patient decision aids
    A M O'Connor
    University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Eff Clin Pract 2:163-70. 1999
    ..Shared decision-making programs, or patient decision aids, have been developed for difficult decisions in which patients need to consider benefits versus risks...
  22. ncbi request reprint Progress of clinical oncology guidelines development using the Practice Guidelines Development Cycle: the role of practitioner feedback
    G P Browman
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 16:1226-31. 1998
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  23. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based pressure-ulcer practice: the Ottawa model of research use
    J Logan
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ontario
    Can J Nurs Res 31:37-52. 1999
    ..Multiple research transfer approaches were used, with an emphasis on education. Implementor consensus and achievements of the project support the OMRU's utility as a guide to implementing research findings in these health-care settings...
  24. doi request reprint Validation of a preparation for decision making scale
    Carol Bennett
    Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Administrative Services Building, Room 2 013, 1053 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, ON K1Y 4E9, Canada
    Patient Educ Couns 78:130-3. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the scale's psychometric properties...
  25. ncbi request reprint Measuring acceptability of clinical decision rules: validation of the Ottawa acceptability of decision rules instrument (OADRI) in four countries
    Jamie C Brehaut
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Med Decis Making 30:398-408. 2010
    ..No existing instrument measures the acceptability of a rule. The current study validated such an instrument...
  26. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a decision aid for making choices about intubation and mechanical ventilation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Keith G Wilson
    The Rehabilitation Centre, Ottawa, Ont, Canada K1H 8M2
    Patient Educ Couns 57:88-95. 2005
    ..These findings indicate that a decision aid for MV helps patients plan for life-threatening exacerbations, and may be a useful adjunct to counseling for some patients with severe COPD...
  27. ncbi request reprint Clinical decision rules "in the real world": how a widely disseminated rule is used in everyday practice
    Jamie C Brehaut
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 12:948-56. 2005
    ..Widespread, appropriate use of clinical decision rules would result in many benefits for health care. While it is known that clinicians report using these rules, little is known about how the rules are actually used in everyday practice...
  28. pmc Presenting evidence to patients online: what do web users think of consumer summaries of cochrane musculoskeletal reviews?
    Jamie C Brehaut
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 13:e5. 2011
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  29. ncbi request reprint Will a new clinical decision rule be widely used? The case of the Canadian C-spine rule
    Jamie C Brehaut
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 13:413-20. 2006
    ..widespread use of a new, relatively complex CDR an attainable goal? 2) How do physician perceptions of the new CDR compare with those of a widely used rule? 3) To what extent do physician subgroups differ in likelihood to use a new rule?..
  30. ncbi request reprint 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...
  31. ncbi request reprint Ontario doctors' attitudes toward and use of clinical practice guidelines in oncology
    Ian D Graham
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Eval Clin Pract 13:607-15. 2007
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  32. ncbi request reprint Print format and sender recognition were related to survey completion rate
    Jamie C Brehaut
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa Hospital, Civic Campus, ASB 2 004, Box 693, 1053 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 4E9, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:635-41. 2006
    ..To assess whether print format (single-sided vs. double) and sender recognition (known vs. unknown) affect response and completion rates among physician survey respondents...
  33. ncbi request reprint Barriers to palliative radiotherapy referral: a Canadian perspective
    Rajiv S Samant
    The Ottawa Hospital Regional Cancer Centre, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Acta Oncol 46:659-63. 2007
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  34. ncbi request reprint Assessing venous ulcer population characteristics and practices in a home care community
    Karen R Lorimer
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Canada
    Ostomy Wound Manage 49:32-4, 38-40, 42-3. 2003
    ..These findings are similar to large studies conducted in other industrialized countries and confirm that venous ulcers are a chronic problem in a population with complex health needs...
  35. ncbi request reprint Understanding venous leg ulcer pain: results of a longitudinal study
    Kathleen A Nemeth
    Thrombosis Research Group, Ottawa Hospital Civic Campus, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Ostomy Wound Manage 50:34-46. 2004
    ..The results of this study suggest that the vast majority of venous ulcer patients experience pain and that it is feasible to examine this pain in individuals receiving care in the community over time...
  36. ncbi request reprint What factors are associated with a woman's decision to take hormone replacement therapy? Evaluated in the context of a decision aid
    Heather D Clark
    Department of Medicine, Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Health Expect 6:110-7. 2003
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  37. ncbi request reprint Venous leg ulcer care: how evidence-based is nursing practice?
    Karen R Lorimer
    Ottawa Carleton Regional Leg Ulcer Project, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 30:132-42. 2003
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint The process of developing best practice guidelines for nurses in Ontario: risk assessment and prevention of pressure ulcers
    Frances E MacLeod
    West Park Healthcare Centre, Toronto, Ontario, M6M 2J5, Canada
    Ostomy Wound Manage 48:30-2, 34-8. 2002
    ..In early 2002, the nursing best practice guideline was disseminated through conferences, publications, and the Registered Nurses Association of Ontario website www.rnao.org...
  39. ncbi request reprint The effect of decision aids on the agreement between women's and physicians' decisional conflict about hormone replacement therapy
    France Legare
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Ottawa Hospital, Civic Campus C4, 1053 Carling Avenue, Ont, K1Y 4E9, Ottawa, Canada
    Patient Educ Couns 50:211-21. 2003
    ..41 (95% CI=-0.04 to 0.72) and 0.06 (95% CI=-0.41 to 0.49), respectively. Compared to pamphlets, DAs appear to improve the agreement between women's and physicians' decisional conflict about HRT...
  40. pmc Autologous versus allogeneic transfusion: patients' perceptions and experiences
    I D Graham
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Loeb Health Research Institute, Ottawa Hospital, Ont
    CMAJ 160:989-95. 1999
    ..This study was designed to determine patients' perceptions about the autologous blood donation process and their experiences with transfusion...
  41. ncbi request reprint A continuing medical education initiative for canadian primary care physicians: the driving and dementia toolkit: a pre- and postevaluation of knowledge, confidence gained, and satisfaction
    Anna M Byszewski
    Geriatric Day Hospital, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Canada
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:1484-9. 2003
    ..Future applications of similar innovative continuing education models can be used for other areas such as disclosure of dementia diagnosis, capacity assessments, or end-of life issues...
  42. ncbi request reprint Practitioner feedback on lung cancer practice guidelines in Ontario
    William K Evans
    Juravinski Cancer Center, Hamilton Health Sciences, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Thorac Oncol 1:10-8. 2006
    ..In this study, the PF was reviewed to assess the frequency of response to the surveys, the respondents' characteristics, the nature of the feedback, and the intention to adopt the guideline in practice...
  43. pmc Family physicians' attitudes and practices regarding assessments of medical fitness to drive in older persons
    Raymond W Jang
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Gen Intern Med 22:531-43. 2007
    ..Higher crash rates per mile driven in older drivers have focused attention on the assessment of older drivers...
  44. ncbi request reprint Family physicians' perspectives regarding palliative radiotherapy
    Rajiv S Samant
    Ottawa Regional Cancer Centre, Ottawa, Ont, Canada
    Radiother Oncol 78:101-6. 2006
    ..To assess family physicians' views on common indications for palliative radiotherapy and to determine whether this influences patient referral...
  45. ncbi request reprint Multidisciplinary collaborative maternity care in Canada: easier said than done
    Wendy E Peterson
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 29:880-6. 2007
    ..To describe care provider attitudes towards multidisciplinary collaborative maternity care in Canada and the factors influencing such care from the perspective of members of national professional associations of care providers...
  46. ncbi request reprint Adapting national and international leg ulcer practice guidelines for local use: the Ontario Leg Ulcer Community Care Protocol
    Ian D Graham
    School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, and Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 18:307-18. 2005
    ..In an effort to provide current and evidence-based care, existing leg ulcer clinical practice guidelines were identified and appraised for quality and suitability to the new service...
  47. pmc Health research funding agencies' support and promotion of knowledge translation: an international study
    Jacqueline M Tetroe
    Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Milbank Q 86:125-55. 2008
    ..Our team asked thirty-three agencies from Australia, Canada, France, the Netherlands, Scandinavia, the United Kingdom, and the United States about their role in promoting the results of the research they fund...
  48. doi request reprint Appraisal of primary outcome measures used in trials of patient decision support
    Jennifer Kryworuchko
    School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Patient Educ Couns 73:497-503. 2008
    ..To appraise instruments used as primary outcome measures in trials measuring the effectiveness of patient decision support interventions...
  49. pmc Nurse clinic versus home delivery of evidence-based community leg ulcer care: a randomized health services trial
    Margaret B Harrison
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:243. 2008
    ..A rigorous evaluation of home versus clinic care is required to determine healing rates with equivalent care and establish the acceptability of clinic-delivered care...
  50. ncbi request reprint Quality of life of individuals with heart failure: a randomized trial of the effectiveness of two models of hospital-to-home transition
    Margaret B Harrison
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Med Care 40:271-82. 2002
    ..The question remains if similar gains could be achieved working with usual hospital and community nurses...
  51. ncbi request reprint Changing the use of electronic fetal monitoring and labor support: a case study of barriers and facilitators
    Ian D Graham
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Birth 31:293-301. 2004
    ..This study explored factors influencing the successful (and unsuccessful) introduction of an evidence-based fetal health surveillance guideline...
  52. doi request reprint A survey of Cambodian health-care providers' HIV knowledge, attitudes and intentions to take a sexual history
    G Webber
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Int J STD AIDS 20:346-50. 2009
    ..Attitudes about taking a sexual history did not contribute to intention. Interventions with Cambodian health care providers should focus on improving skills in sexual history-taking...
  53. doi request reprint Improving prevention in primary care: evaluating the effectiveness of outreach facilitation
    W Hogg
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Ottawa, Canada
    Fam Pract 25:40-8. 2008
    ..There is evidence indicating that outreach facilitation can be effective in improving implementation of preventive care in GPs' offices. In this trial, we test a modified version of an outreach facilitation intervention...
  54. ncbi request reprint The impact of a gluten-free diet on adults with coeliac disease: results of a national survey
    M Zarkadas
    Canadian Celiac Association, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Hum Nutr Diet 19:41-9. 2006
    ..OBJECTIVE We sought to evaluate the impact of the gluten-free diet on the 5,240 members of the Canadian Celiac Association (CCA). Data are presented on 2,681 adults (>or=16 years) with biopsy-proven celiac disease (CD)...
  55. ncbi request reprint Whither knowledge translation: an international research agenda
    Ian D Graham
    Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Nurs Res 56:S86-8. 2007
    ..Building on the suggestions made by the contributors to the supplement, we offer a number of topics for such an agenda...
  56. ncbi request reprint Exploring informed choice in the context of prenatal testing: findings from a qualitative study
    Beth K Potter
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Health Expect 11:355-65. 2008
    ..This study explored whether and how a sample of women made informed choices about prenatal testing for foetal anomalies; its aim was to provide insights for future health policy and service provision...
  57. ncbi request reprint Methodological issues encountered in a study of hospitalized COPD patients
    Janice Bissonnette
    Queensway Carleton Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Nurs Res 14:81-97. 2005
    ..Researchers' observations may assist in planning educational interventions and program evaluations with hospitalized COPD patients...
  58. ncbi request reprint Pain in pure and mixed aetiology venous leg ulcers: a three-phase point prevalence study
    K A Nemeth
    Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Wound Care 12:336-40. 2003
    ..It also collated profiles of individuals with venous ulceration and described the characteristics of people with and without venous leg ulcer pain...
  59. ncbi request reprint Use of systemic therapy in women with recurrent ovarian cancer--development of a national clinical practice guideline
    L Elit
    Juravinski Cancer Centre, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Gynecol Oncol 106:181-92. 2007
    ..This will be done using a standardized systematic review process, guideline evaluation instruments, multi-disciplinary expert consensus opinion and evidence-rating systems...
  60. ncbi request reprint Involving citizens and patients in health research
    Rosa Venuta
    Partnerships and Citizen Engagement Branch, The Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Ambul Care Manage 33:215-22. 2010
    ..In discussing CIHR's experiences, the paper identifies some of the challenges and benefits of engaging citizens in CIHR's research processes, including participating in decision making and informing strategic priorities...
  61. pmc Factors influencing the adoption of blood alternatives to minimize allogeneic transfusion: the perspective of eight Ontario hospitals
    Ian D Graham
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Loeb Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Ont
    Can J Surg 45:132-40. 2002
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  62. ncbi request reprint Innovations in knowledge transfer and continuity of care
    Ian D Graham
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Nurs Res 36:89-103. 2004
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  63. ncbi request reprint Some theoretical underpinnings of knowledge translation
    Ian D Graham
    Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 14:936-41. 2007
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  64. ncbi request reprint Quality of stroke rehabilitation clinical practice guidelines
    Amanda Hurdowar
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Eval Clin Pract 13:657-64. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the quality of currently published CPGs for stroke care and to examine the reliability and validity of the appraisal of guidelines, research and evaluation (AGREE) instrument...
  65. ncbi request reprint Knowledge translation: putting the "practice" in evidence-based practice
    Joy C MacDermid
    Hand and Upper Limb Centre Clinical Research Laboratory, St Joseph s Health Centre, 268 Grosvenor Street, London, Ontario, Canada
    Hand Clin 25:125-43, viii. 2009
    ..Audit and feedback, knowledge brokering, clinical practice guidelines, professional standards, and "active-learning" continuing education are examples of KT strategies...
  66. pmc The adoption of laparoscopic colorectal surgery: a national survey of general surgeons
    Husein Moloo
    Minimally Invasive Surgery Research Group, Division of General Surgery, Ottawa Hospital and University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ont
    Can J Surg 52:455-62. 2009
    ..Laparoscopic surgery may become the standard of care for the treatment of colorectal disease. Little is known regarding North American patterns of practice or the limiting factors and strategies for adoption among surgeons...
  67. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of lower-limb ulceration: a systematic review of prevalence studies
    Ian D Graham
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 16:305-16. 2003
    ..To determine the prevalence of leg ulcers reported in the literature...
  68. ncbi request reprint Identification of domains relevant to health-related quality of life in patients undergoing major surgery
    Daniel B Morris
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, 501 Smyth Road, 201, Ottawa, ON, K1H 8L6, Canada
    Qual Life Res 15:841-54. 2006
    ..A new evaluative instrument tailored to patients undergoing major surgery may therefore be warranted...
  69. ncbi request reprint Validation of a tool to assess health practitioners' decision support and communication skills
    Pierrette Guimond
    Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, Ont, Canada
    Patient Educ Couns 50:235-45. 2003
    ..05) or trends (P<0.15) in discrimination between the decision aid and pamphlet groups. The DSAT shows promise as a reliable and valid evaluation tool but requires further testing with larger samples...
  70. ncbi request reprint 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...
  71. doi request reprint Guidance for considering ethical, legal, and social issues in health technology assessment: application to genetic screening
    Beth K Potter
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, 451 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 24:412-22. 2008
    ..Finally, we map the insights from the HTA literature to the policy evaluation frameworks, with discussion of the implications for HTA in genetic screening...
  72. ncbi request reprint Structured interview assessment of symptoms and concerns in palliative care
    Keith G Wilson
    Institute for Rehabilitation Research and Development, The Rehabilitation Centre, Ottawa, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 49:350-8. 2004
    ..In this study, we describe the initial development and validation of a structured interview for assessing common symptoms and concerns faced by terminally ill individuals...
  73. ncbi request reprint Revisiting transfusion practices in critically ill patients
    Paul C Hebert
    Centre for Transfusion and Clinical Epidemiology Program, University of Ottawa, 501 Smyth Road, Box 201, Ottawa, Ontario, K1H 8L6, Canada
    Crit Care Med 33:7-12; discussion 232-2. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to characterize contemporary red cell transfusion practice in the critically ill and to examine changes in practice over time...
  74. doi request reprint Do postal reminders increase postpartum screening of diabetes mellitus in women with gestational diabetes mellitus? A randomized controlled trial
    Heather D Clark
    Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 200:634.e1-7. 2009
    ..We sought to determine whether postal reminders to be sent after delivery to a patient, her physician, or both would increase screening rates...
  75. doi request reprint Facilitation as a role and process in achieving evidence-based practice in nursing: a focused review of concept and meaning
    Elizabeth J Dogherty
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 7:76-89. 2010
    ..However, from a front-line nursing perspective, what is actually involved in facilitation, particularly in regards to research utilization, is poorly understood...
  76. pmc Development of the AGREE II, part 1: performance, usefulness and areas for improvement
    Melissa C Brouwers
    McMaster University, Program in Evidence based Care, Cancer Care Ontario, ON, Canada
    CMAJ 182:1045-52. 2010
    ..We tested a new seven-point scale, evaluated the usefulness of the original items in the instrument, investigated evidence to support shorter, tailored versions of the tool, and identified areas for improvement...
  77. pmc Toward a more effective approach to stroke: Canadian Best Practice Recommendations for Stroke Care
    Patrice Lindsay
    Canadian Stroke Network, Ottawa, Ont
    CMAJ 178:1418-25. 2008
    ..Implementation and dissemination of these recommendations is in progress. Bringing about change will require political will and collaboration throughout the health care system...
  78. ncbi request reprint Parents' needs following identification of childhood hearing loss
    Elizabeth Fitzpatrick
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, 451 Smyth Road 3071, Ottawa, Ontario K1H 8M5, Canada
    Am J Audiol 17:38-49. 2008
    ..We conducted a qualitative study to explore parents' needs after learning of their child's hearing loss to better understand the important components of service delivery from families' perspectives...
  79. ncbi request reprint The measurement of leg ulcer pain: identification and appraisal of pain assessment tools
    Kathleen A Nemeth
    Thrombosis Hemostasis Research Group, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 16:260-7. 2003
    ..To identify and compare the psychometric, clinical sensibility, and pain-specific properties of leg ulcer pain assessment tools for use as a guide for clinicians and researchers...
  80. pmc Funding agencies in low- and middle-income countries: support for knowledge translation
    Cynthia Cordero
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, College of Medicine, University of the Philippines, Manila, The Philippines
    Bull World Health Organ 86:524-34. 2008
    ..The aim was to describe how selected health research funding agencies active in low- and middle-income countries promote the translation of their funded research into policy and practice...
  81. ncbi request reprint How to translate health research knowledge into effective healthcare action
    Ian D Graham
    CIHR s Knowledge Translation Portfolio
    Healthc Q 10:20-2. 2007
  82. ncbi request reprint Clinicians' assessments of practice guidelines in oncology: the CAPGO survey
    Melissa C Brouwers
    Cancer Care Ontario, Hamilton, Canada
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 20:421-6. 2004
    ..Our objective is to report on the development and refinement of an instrument designed to measure oncologists' assessments of guidelines in oncology...
  83. pmc Leg-ulcer care in the community, before and after implementation of an evidence-based service
    Margaret B Harrison
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ont
    CMAJ 172:1447-52. 2005
    ..Treatment is mainly provided in patients' homes; however, patients often receive poorly integrated services in multiple settings. We report the results of a prospective study of a community-based care strategy for leg ulcers...
  84. ncbi request reprint Research in shared decision making is growing deeper roots and more branches
    Ian D Graham
    Patient Educ Couns 63:259-61. 2006
  85. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with the difference in score between women's and doctors' decisional conflict about hormone therapy: a multilevel regression analysis
    France Legare
    Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Health Expect 6:208-21. 2003
    ..To explore factors associated with the difference in score between women's and doctors' decisional conflict about hormone therapy (HT)...
  86. ncbi request reprint Multidisciplinary cross-national studies: a commentary on issues of collaboration, methodology, analysis, and publication
    Carla Treloar
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
    Qual Health Res 13:924-32. 2003
    ....
  87. ncbi request reprint Primary health care professionals' views on barriers and facilitators to the implementation of the Ottawa Decision Support Framework in practice
    France Legare
    Department of Family Medicine, Université Laval and Research center of Centre Hospitalier, Universitaire de Quebec, Canada
    Patient Educ Couns 63:380-90. 2006
    ..To describe primary health care professionals' views on barriers and facilitators for implementing the Ottawa Decision Support Framework (ODSF) in their practice...
  88. pmc Using participatory design to develop (public) health decision support systems through GIS
    S Michelle Dredger
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, S113 750 Bannatyne Ave, Winnipeg, Canada
    Int J Health Geogr 6:53. 2007
    ..This on-going project has two primary phases. This paper critically reflects on Phase 1: the participatory design (PD) process of developing a collaborative web-based GIS tool...
  89. doi request reprint Finding one's way in translating evidence into practice
    Eddy Lang
    Ann Emerg Med 51:791-2. 2008
  90. ncbi request reprint Knowledge to action: implementing a guideline for second stage labor
    Ann E Sprague
    Perinatal Partnership Program of Eastern and Southeastern Ontario, Canada
    MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 33:179-86; quiz 187-8. 2008
    ..The main clinical practice guideline recommendation was waiting up to 2 hours before pushing after full dilatation...
  91. ncbi request reprint Prediction of health professionals' intention to screen for decisional conflict in clinical practice
    France Legare
    Department of Family Medicine, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada
    Health Expect 10:364-79. 2007
    ..To identify the determinants of the intention of physicians to screen for decisional conflict in clinical practice...
  92. ncbi request reprint Implementing shared decision making in diverse health care systems: the role of patient decision aids
    Annette M O'Connor
    Patient Educ Couns 57:247-9. 2005
  93. ncbi request reprint The uptake of technologies designed to influence medication safety in Canadian hospitals
    Michael Saginur
    Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Canada
    J Eval Clin Pract 14:27-35. 2008
    ..There are many technologies designed to improve medication safety. Although limited evidence supports their use, there are pressures to implement them...
  94. ncbi request reprint Leadership strategies to influence the use of clinical practice guidelines
    Wendy A Gifford
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences University of Ottawa, ON
    Nurs Leadersh (Tor Ont) 19:72-88. 2006
    ..Leadership for guideline implementation was found to include such behaviours as support, role-modelling commitment and reinforcing organizational policies and goals consistent with evidence-based care...
  95. ncbi request reprint Impact of the Ottawa Decision Support Framework on the agreement and the difference between patients' and physicians' decisional conflict
    France Legare
    Department of Family Medicine, Laval University, Hôpital St François d Assise, Quebec, Canada
    Med Decis Making 26:373-90. 2006
    ..The Ottawa Decision Support Framework (ODSF) provides a process that facilitates shared decision making...
  96. pmc Advancing theories, models and measurement for an interprofessional approach to shared decision making in primary care: a study protocol
    France Legare
    Research Center of the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec, Quebec, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:2. 2008
    ..The objectives of this study are to develop a conceptual model and propose a set of measurement tools for enhancing an interprofessional approach to SDM in primary healthcare...
  97. ncbi request reprint Celiac disease: evaluation of the diagnosis and dietary compliance in Canadian children
    Mohsin Rashid
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Pediatrics 116:e754-9. 2005
    ..We sought to characterize the clinical features at presentation as well as the associated disorders, family history, and evaluation of compliance with a gluten-free diet in children with celiac disease from across Canada...
  98. doi request reprint Nomenclature in translational research
    Ian D Graham
    JAMA 299:2149; author reply 2149-50. 2008