Blair L Bigham

Summary

Affiliation: St. Michael's Hospital
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Delayed prehospital implementation of the 2005 American Heart Association guidelines for cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiac care
    Blair L Bigham
    Rescu, Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5B1W8
    Prehosp Emerg Care 14:355-60. 2010
  2. pmc Knowledge translation in emergency medical services: a qualitative survey of barriers to guideline implementation
    Blair L Bigham
    Rescu, Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Resuscitation 81:836-40. 2010
  3. ncbi Patient safety in emergency medical services: executive summary and recommendations from the Niagara Summit
    Blair L Bigham
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    CJEM 13:13-8. 2011
  4. pmc Cardiac arrest survival did not increase in the Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium after implementation of the 2005 AHA CPR and ECC guidelines
    Blair L Bigham
    Rescu, Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, ON M5B1W8, Canada
    Resuscitation 82:979-83. 2011
  5. doi Patient safety in emergency medical services: a systematic review of the literature
    Blair L Bigham
    Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Prehosp Emerg Care 16:20-35. 2012
  6. doi Predictors of adopting therapeutic hypothermia for post-cardiac arrest patients among Canadian emergency and critical care physicians
    Blair L Bigham
    Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Canada
    Resuscitation 81:20-4. 2010
  7. ncbi Mechanical versus manual chest compressions for cardiac arrest
    Steven C Brooks
    Rescu, Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute at St Michael s Hospital and the Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre Program for Trauma, Emergency and Critical Care, Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5B 1W8
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD007260. 2011
  8. doi Expanding paramedic scope of practice in the community: a systematic review of the literature
    Blair L Bigham
    Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5B 1W8
    Prehosp Emerg Care 17:361-72. 2013

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Delayed prehospital implementation of the 2005 American Heart Association guidelines for cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiac care
    Blair L Bigham
    Rescu, Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5B1W8
    Prehosp Emerg Care 14:355-60. 2010
    ..In 2005, the American Heart Association (AHA) released guidelines to improve survival rates from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA)...
  2. pmc Knowledge translation in emergency medical services: a qualitative survey of barriers to guideline implementation
    Blair L Bigham
    Rescu, Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Resuscitation 81:836-40. 2010
    ..The American Heart Association (AHA) released guidelines to improve survival rates from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in 2005. We sought to identify what barriers delayed the implementation of these guidelines in EMS agencies...
  3. ncbi Patient safety in emergency medical services: executive summary and recommendations from the Niagara Summit
    Blair L Bigham
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    CJEM 13:13-8. 2011
    ....
  4. pmc Cardiac arrest survival did not increase in the Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium after implementation of the 2005 AHA CPR and ECC guidelines
    Blair L Bigham
    Rescu, Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, ON M5B1W8, Canada
    Resuscitation 82:979-83. 2011
    ..We examined the effect of the 2005 American Heart Association guidelines on survival in the Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium (ROC) Cardiac Arrest Epistry...
  5. doi Patient safety in emergency medical services: a systematic review of the literature
    Blair L Bigham
    Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Prehosp Emerg Care 16:20-35. 2012
    ....
  6. doi Predictors of adopting therapeutic hypothermia for post-cardiac arrest patients among Canadian emergency and critical care physicians
    Blair L Bigham
    Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Canada
    Resuscitation 81:20-4. 2010
    ..Therapeutic hypothermia after cardiac arrest has not been universally adopted. Adoption might be improved through protocol implementation, education about benefits and prognosis, and strategies to make administration easier...
  7. ncbi Mechanical versus manual chest compressions for cardiac arrest
    Steven C Brooks
    Rescu, Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute at St Michael s Hospital and the Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre Program for Trauma, Emergency and Critical Care, Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5B 1W8
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1:CD007260. 2011
    ..Mechanical chest compression devices have been proposed to improve the effectiveness of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)...
  8. doi Expanding paramedic scope of practice in the community: a systematic review of the literature
    Blair L Bigham
    Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5B 1W8
    Prehosp Emerg Care 17:361-72. 2013
    ..Utilizing paramedics for the management of urgent, low-acuity illnesses and injuries has been coined "community paramedicine," but the role, safety, and effectiveness of this concept are poorly understood...