Richard Birtwhistle

Summary

Affiliation: Queen's University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Building a pan-Canadian primary care sentinel surveillance network: initial development and moving forward
    Richard Birtwhistle
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario Canada K7L 5N6
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:412-22. 2009
  2. pmc Ethics and privacy issues of a practice-based surveillance system: need for a national-level institutional research ethics board and consent standards
    Jyoti A Kotecha
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 57:1165-73. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Validation of the diagnostic algorithms for 5 chronic conditions in the Canadian Primary Care Sentinel Surveillance Network (CPCSSN): a Kingston Practice-based Research Network (PBRN) report
    Amjed Kadhim-Saleh
    Departments of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Board Fam Med 26:159-67. 2013
  4. pmc Practice patterns of graduates of 2- and 3-year family medicine programs: in Ontario, 1996 to 2004
    Michael Green
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, ON
    Can Fam Physician 55:906-7.e1-12. 2009
  5. pmc Pragmatic controlled clinical trials in primary care: the struggle between external and internal validity
    Marshall Godwin
    Centre for Studies in Primary Care, Queen s University, Kingston K7L 5E9, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 3:28. 2003
  6. doi request reprint Anti-diabetic and hypoglycaemic effects of Momordica charantia (bitter melon): a mini review
    Lawrence Leung
    Department of Family Medicine, Centre for Studies in Primary Care, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Br J Nutr 102:1703-8. 2009
  7. pmc Update on pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic therapies for smoking cessation
    Jason Schmelzle
    Queen s University, Family Medicine, 220 Bagot St, PO Bag 8888, Kingston, ON K7L 5E9
    Can Fam Physician 54:994-9. 2008
  8. pmc Medical Students' and Residents' preferred site characteristics and preceptor behaviours for learning in the ambulatory setting: a cross-sectional survey
    Karen W Schultz
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada, K7L 5E9
    BMC Med Educ 4:12. 2004
  9. pmc Relationship between blood pressure measurements recorded on patients' charts in family physicians' offices and subsequent 24 hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring
    Marshall Godwin
    Centre for Studies in Primary Care and the Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, 220 Bagot Street, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, K7L 5E9
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 4:2. 2004
  10. pmc Improving collaboration between public health and family health teams in Ontario
    Michael E Green
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Healthc Policy 8:e93-104. 2013

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Building a pan-Canadian primary care sentinel surveillance network: initial development and moving forward
    Richard Birtwhistle
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario Canada K7L 5N6
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:412-22. 2009
    ..The project will continue in phase 2 of the feasibility testing until April 2010...
  2. pmc Ethics and privacy issues of a practice-based surveillance system: need for a national-level institutional research ethics board and consent standards
    Jyoti A Kotecha
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 57:1165-73. 2011
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  3. doi request reprint Validation of the diagnostic algorithms for 5 chronic conditions in the Canadian Primary Care Sentinel Surveillance Network (CPCSSN): a Kingston Practice-based Research Network (PBRN) report
    Amjed Kadhim-Saleh
    Departments of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Board Fam Med 26:159-67. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the validity of electronic medical records-based diagnostic algorithms for 5 chronic conditions...
  4. pmc Practice patterns of graduates of 2- and 3-year family medicine programs: in Ontario, 1996 to 2004
    Michael Green
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, ON
    Can Fam Physician 55:906-7.e1-12. 2009
    ..To compare patterns of practice between graduates of core 2-year family medicine (FM) training programs and those completing an additional postgraduate year (PGY3) of training...
  5. pmc Pragmatic controlled clinical trials in primary care: the struggle between external and internal validity
    Marshall Godwin
    Centre for Studies in Primary Care, Queen s University, Kingston K7L 5E9, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 3:28. 2003
    ..We describe the design of the trials and the steps taken to deal with the competing demands of external and internal validity...
  6. doi request reprint Anti-diabetic and hypoglycaemic effects of Momordica charantia (bitter melon): a mini review
    Lawrence Leung
    Department of Family Medicine, Centre for Studies in Primary Care, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Br J Nutr 102:1703-8. 2009
    ..The present article reviews the clinical data regarding the anti-diabetic potentials of M. charantia and calls for better-designed clinical trials to further elucidate its possible therapeutic effects...
  7. pmc Update on pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic therapies for smoking cessation
    Jason Schmelzle
    Queen s University, Family Medicine, 220 Bagot St, PO Bag 8888, Kingston, ON K7L 5E9
    Can Fam Physician 54:994-9. 2008
    ..To review the evidence on the efficacy and safety of pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic therapies for smoking cessation...
  8. pmc Medical Students' and Residents' preferred site characteristics and preceptor behaviours for learning in the ambulatory setting: a cross-sectional survey
    Karen W Schultz
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada, K7L 5E9
    BMC Med Educ 4:12. 2004
    ..This study looks to identify if gender, school, level of training, or specialty affects learner's (final year medical students and residents) preferred site characteristics and preceptor behaviours for learning in the ambulatory setting...
  9. pmc Relationship between blood pressure measurements recorded on patients' charts in family physicians' offices and subsequent 24 hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring
    Marshall Godwin
    Centre for Studies in Primary Care and the Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, 220 Bagot Street, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, K7L 5E9
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 4:2. 2004
    ..Our underlying hypothesis is that white coat effect is partially responsible for the reported low rates of control of hypertension by primary care practitioners...
  10. pmc Improving collaboration between public health and family health teams in Ontario
    Michael E Green
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Healthc Policy 8:e93-104. 2013
    ..DESIGN AND CONTEXT: Cross-sectional mixed-methods study of FHTs and PHUs in Ontario, Canada, consisting of a postal survey, key informant interviews and a roundtable meeting...
  11. pmc Recommendations on screening for high blood pressure in Canadian adults
    Patrice Lindsay
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, 220 Bagot St, Kingston, ON K7L 5E9
    Can Fam Physician 59:927-33, e393-400. 2013
    ..To provide recommendations on screening for hypertension in adults aged 18 years and older without previously diagnosed hypertension...
  12. pmc Assessing methods for measurement of clinical outcomes and quality of care in primary care practices
    Michael E Green
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:214. 2012
    ..To evaluate the appropriateness of potential data sources for the population of performance indicators for primary care (PC) practices...
  13. doi request reprint Synergistic effects of low-intensity exercise conditioning and β-blockade on cardiovascular and autonomic adaptation in pre- and postmenopausal women with hypertension
    Catherine L Goldie
    1School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Canada
    Biol Res Nurs 15:433-42. 2013
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  14. pmc Resident and program director perspectives on third-year family medicine programs
    Michael Green
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, ON
    Can Fam Physician 55:904-5.e1-8. 2009
    ....