E Etchells

Summary

Affiliation: St. Michael's Hospital
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Bioethics for clinicians: 2. Disclosure
    E Etchells
    University of Toronto Joint Centre for Bioethics, Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 155:387-91. 1996
  2. pmc Bioethics for clinicians: 3. Capacity
    E Etchells
    University of Toronto Joint Centre for Bioethics, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 155:657-61. 1996
  3. pmc Bioethics for clinicians: 4. Voluntariness
    E Etchells
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto Hospital, Ont
    CMAJ 155:1083-6. 1996
  4. ncbi request reprint Does this patient have an abnormal systolic murmur?
    E Etchells
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of Toronto, Ontario
    JAMA 277:564-71. 1997
  5. ncbi request reprint Economic analysis of low-dose heparin vs the low-molecular-weight heparin enoxaparin for prevention of venous thromboembolism after colorectal surgery
    E Etchells
    Department of Medicine, Toronto Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Intern Med 159:1221-8. 1999
  6. pmc Assessment of patient capacity to consent to treatment
    E Etchells
    Department of Medicine, The Toronto Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    J Gen Intern Med 14:27-34. 1999
  7. pmc A bedside clinical prediction rule for detecting moderate or severe aortic stenosis
    E Etchells
    Department of Medicine, Toronto Hospital, Ont, Canada
    J Gen Intern Med 13:699-704. 1998
  8. pmc Clinical examination for the detection of protective sensation in the feet of diabetic patients. International Cooperative Group for Clinical Examination Research
    M Smieja
    Department of Medicine, McMaster University Medical Centre, Hamilton Health Sciences Corporation, Ont, Canada
    J Gen Intern Med 14:418-24. 1999
  9. doi request reprint Implementation and evaluation of an alpha-numeric paging system on a resident inpatient teaching service
    B M Wong
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Hosp Med 4:E34-40. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Improving patient safety: just do it!
    E Etchells
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University Health Network and Department of MEdicine, University of Toronto
    Healthc Pap 2:59-65, discussion 86-9. 2001

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Bioethics for clinicians: 2. Disclosure
    E Etchells
    University of Toronto Joint Centre for Bioethics, Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 155:387-91. 1996
    ..Clinicians may also need to be sensitive to cultural and religious beliefs that can affect disclosure...
  2. pmc Bioethics for clinicians: 3. Capacity
    E Etchells
    University of Toronto Joint Centre for Bioethics, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 155:657-61. 1996
    ..If the assessment suggests that the patient is incapable, further assessment is generally recommended...
  3. pmc Bioethics for clinicians: 4. Voluntariness
    E Etchells
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto Hospital, Ont
    CMAJ 155:1083-6. 1996
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Does this patient have an abnormal systolic murmur?
    E Etchells
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of Toronto, Ontario
    JAMA 277:564-71. 1997
    ..We conclude that the clinical examination by cardiologists is accurate for detecting various causes of abnormal systolic murmurs. Studies of the clinical examination by noncardiologists are needed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Economic analysis of low-dose heparin vs the low-molecular-weight heparin enoxaparin for prevention of venous thromboembolism after colorectal surgery
    E Etchells
    Department of Medicine, Toronto Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Intern Med 159:1221-8. 1999
    ..We conducted an economic analysis of low-dose heparin calcium compared with enoxaparin sodium, a low-molecular-weight heparin, for thromboembolism prophylaxis after colorectal surgery...
  6. pmc Assessment of patient capacity to consent to treatment
    E Etchells
    Department of Medicine, The Toronto Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    J Gen Intern Med 14:27-34. 1999
    ..Clinicians can use these practical, flexible, and evaluated measures as the initial step in the assessment of patient capacity to consent to treatment...
  7. pmc A bedside clinical prediction rule for detecting moderate or severe aortic stenosis
    E Etchells
    Department of Medicine, Toronto Hospital, Ont, Canada
    J Gen Intern Med 13:699-704. 1998
    ..8; 95% CI 0.93, 2.9). CONCLUSION: A clinical prediction rule, using simple bedside maneuvers, accurately ruled in and ruled out aortic stenosis...
  8. pmc Clinical examination for the detection of protective sensation in the feet of diabetic patients. International Cooperative Group for Clinical Examination Research
    M Smieja
    Department of Medicine, McMaster University Medical Centre, Hamilton Health Sciences Corporation, Ont, Canada
    J Gen Intern Med 14:418-24. 1999
    ..The Semmes-Weinstein monofilament examination, a reproducible, valid, and generalizable test of foot sensation, is recommended as the screening procedure of choice for examining diabetic feet...
  9. doi request reprint Implementation and evaluation of an alpha-numeric paging system on a resident inpatient teaching service
    B M Wong
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Hosp Med 4:E34-40. 2009
    ..Alphanumeric pagers can display both numbers and text, and may address some of these communication problems...
  10. ncbi request reprint Improving patient safety: just do it!
    E Etchells
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University Health Network and Department of MEdicine, University of Toronto
    Healthc Pap 2:59-65, discussion 86-9. 2001
    ..It is strongly recommended that hospitals train, implement and support Patient Safety Consultation Teams...