Brian H Cuthbertson

Summary

Affiliation: Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The use of combined physiological parameters in the early recognition of the deteriorating acute medical patient
    B H Cuthbertson
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J R Coll Physicians Edinb 40:19-25. 2010
  2. pmc A cross-country comparison of intensive care physicians' beliefs about their transfusion behaviour: a qualitative study using the Theoretical Domains Framework
    Rafat Islam
    Centre for Practice Changing Research, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, General Campus, Ottawa, Canada
    Implement Sci 7:93. 2012
  3. pmc Teamwork and team training in the ICU: where do the similarities with aviation end?
    Tom W Reader
    Institute of Social Psychology, London School of Economics, Houghton Street, London, UK, WC2A 2AE
    Crit Care 15:313. 2011
  4. doi request reprint N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide concentrations and long-term outcome after cardiac surgery: a prospective cohort study
    B H Cuthbertson
    Department of Critical Care, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Room D128, Toronto, Canada
    Br J Anaesth 110:214-21. 2013
  5. pmc Is Drotrecogin alfa (activated) for adults with severe sepsis, cost-effective in routine clinical practice?
    M Zia Sadique
    Department of Health Services Research and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 9SH, UK
    Crit Care 15:R228. 2011
  6. pmc A pragmatic multi-centre randomised controlled trial of fluid loading in high-risk surgical patients undergoing major elective surgery--the FOCCUS study
    Brian H Cuthbertson
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Room D132, Toronto, ON M4N 3M5, Canada
    Crit Care 15:R296. 2011
  7. pmc A Canadian Critical Care Trials Group project in collaboration with the international forum for acute care trialists - Collaborative H1N1 Adjuvant Treatment pilot trial (CHAT): study protocol and design of a randomized controlled trial
    Karen E A Burns
    Interdepartmental Division of Critical Care Medicine and Departments of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Trials 12:70. 2011
  8. pmc Developing a placebo-controlled trial in surgery: issues of design, acceptability and feasibility
    M K Campbell
    Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Trials 12:50. 2011
  9. pmc The PRaCTICaL study of nurse led, intensive care follow-up programmes for improving long term outcomes from critical illness: a pragmatic randomised controlled trial
    B H Cuthbertson
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto
    BMJ 339:b3723. 2009
  10. pmc A study of the perceived risks, benefits and barriers to the use of SDD in adult critical care units (the SuDDICU study)
    B H Cuthbertson
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, 2075 Bayview Av, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Trials 11:117. 2010

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint The use of combined physiological parameters in the early recognition of the deteriorating acute medical patient
    B H Cuthbertson
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J R Coll Physicians Edinb 40:19-25. 2010
    ..Early warning scores (EWS) are widely used to allow early recognition of the deteriorating patient. We aimed to test their ability to predict major deterioration in medical patients...
  2. pmc A cross-country comparison of intensive care physicians' beliefs about their transfusion behaviour: a qualitative study using the Theoretical Domains Framework
    Rafat Islam
    Centre for Practice Changing Research, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, General Campus, Ottawa, Canada
    Implement Sci 7:93. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Teamwork and team training in the ICU: where do the similarities with aviation end?
    Tom W Reader
    Institute of Social Psychology, London School of Economics, Houghton Street, London, UK, WC2A 2AE
    Crit Care 15:313. 2011
    ..While intensive care medicine may wish to use the advances made by the aviation industry for conceptualizing team skills and implementing team training programs, interventions must be tailored to the highly specific demands of the ICU...
  4. doi request reprint N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide concentrations and long-term outcome after cardiac surgery: a prospective cohort study
    B H Cuthbertson
    Department of Critical Care, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Room D128, Toronto, Canada
    Br J Anaesth 110:214-21. 2013
    ..We assessed the ability of NT-proBNP to predict 3 yr mortality compared with validated clinical risk prediction tools...
  5. pmc Is Drotrecogin alfa (activated) for adults with severe sepsis, cost-effective in routine clinical practice?
    M Zia Sadique
    Department of Health Services Research and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London, WC1H 9SH, UK
    Crit Care 15:R228. 2011
    ..There is little evidence on whether DrotAA is cost-effective in routine clinical practice. We assessed whether DrotAA is cost-effective in routine practice for adult patients with severe sepsis and multiple organ systems failing...
  6. pmc A pragmatic multi-centre randomised controlled trial of fluid loading in high-risk surgical patients undergoing major elective surgery--the FOCCUS study
    Brian H Cuthbertson
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Room D132, Toronto, ON M4N 3M5, Canada
    Crit Care 15:R296. 2011
    ..Fluid strategies may impact on patient outcomes in major elective surgery. We aimed to study the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of pre-operative fluid loading in high-risk surgical patients undergoing major elective surgery...
  7. pmc A Canadian Critical Care Trials Group project in collaboration with the international forum for acute care trialists - Collaborative H1N1 Adjuvant Treatment pilot trial (CHAT): study protocol and design of a randomized controlled trial
    Karen E A Burns
    Interdepartmental Division of Critical Care Medicine and Departments of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Trials 12:70. 2011
    ....
  8. pmc Developing a placebo-controlled trial in surgery: issues of design, acceptability and feasibility
    M K Campbell
    Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Trials 12:50. 2011
    ....
  9. pmc The PRaCTICaL study of nurse led, intensive care follow-up programmes for improving long term outcomes from critical illness: a pragmatic randomised controlled trial
    B H Cuthbertson
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto
    BMJ 339:b3723. 2009
    ..To test the hypothesis that nurse led follow-up programmes are effective and cost effective in improving quality of life after discharge from intensive care...
  10. pmc A study of the perceived risks, benefits and barriers to the use of SDD in adult critical care units (the SuDDICU study)
    B H Cuthbertson
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, 2075 Bayview Av, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Trials 11:117. 2010
    ..Describe barriers to SDD implementation and 3. Identify what further evidence is required before full scale clinical implementation would be considered appropriate and feasible...
  11. pmc A pragmatic multi-centre randomised controlled trial of fluid loading and level of dependency in high-risk surgical patients undergoing major elective surgery: trial protocol
    Brian H Cuthbertson
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Trials 11:41. 2010
    ..We propose a pragmatic multi-centre randomised controlled trial of level of dependency and pre-operative fluid therapy in high-risk surgical patients undergoing major elective surgery...
  12. pmc Quality of life in the five years after intensive care: a cohort study
    Brian H Cuthbertson
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, M4N 3M5, Canada
    Crit Care 14:R6. 2010
    ..Data on quality of life beyond 2 years after intensive care discharge are limited and we aimed to explore this area further. Our objective was to quantify quality of life and health utilities in the 5 years after intensive care discharge...
  13. doi request reprint Detecting critical illness outside the ICU: the role of track and trigger systems
    Jan O Jansen
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Curr Opin Crit Care 16:184-90. 2010
    ..The aim of this article is to review the evidence for the use of such systems...
  14. doi request reprint Effect of selective decontamination on antimicrobial resistance in intensive care units: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Nick Daneman
    Trauma, Emergency, and Critical Care Program, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
    Lancet Infect Dis 13:328-41. 2013
    ..We aimed to assess the effect of SDD and SOD on antimicrobial resistance rates in patients in ICUs...