Kathy Boutis

Summary

Affiliation: The Hospital for Sick Children
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A hinting strategy for online learning of radiograph interpretation by medical students
    Kathy Boutis
    The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON M5G 1X8, Canada
    Med Educ 47:877-87. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Parental knowledge of potential cancer risks from exposure to computed tomography
    Kathy Boutis
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, and University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Pediatrics 132:305-11. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Performance of the Canadian Triage and Acuity Scale for children: a multicenter database study
    Jocelyn Gravel
    Department of Pediatrics, CHU Sainte Justine, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Ann Emerg Med 61:27-32.e3. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Using signal detection theory to model changes in serial learning of radiological image interpretation
    Kathy Boutis
    Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 15:647-58. 2010
  5. doi request reprint The treatment of pediatric gastroenteritis: a comparative analysis of pediatric emergency physicians' practice patterns
    Stephen B Freedman
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 18:38-45. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Pediatric emergency physician opinions on ankle radiograph clinical decision rules
    Kathy Boutis
    Department of Pediatrics, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 17:709-17. 2010
  7. pmc Cast versus splint in children with minimally angulated fractures of the distal radius: a randomized controlled trial
    Kathy Boutis
    Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 182:1507-12. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Radiation exposure from imaging tests in pediatric emergency medicine: a survey of physician knowledge and risk disclosure practices
    Kathy Boutis
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Emerg Med 47:36-44. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging of clinically suspected Salter-Harris I fracture of the distal fibula
    Kathy Boutis
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON M5G 1X8, Canada
    Injury 41:852-6. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Evidence into practice: emergency physician management of common pediatric fractures
    Kathy Boutis
    From the Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, and Division of Orthopedic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Departments of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital Hasbro Children s Hospital, Providence, RI and Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Shriners Hospital for Children Los Angeles, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 30:462-8. 2014

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint A hinting strategy for online learning of radiograph interpretation by medical students
    Kathy Boutis
    The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON M5G 1X8, Canada
    Med Educ 47:877-87. 2013
    ..We examined whether a 'hint' manoeuvre increases the time novice medical learners spend on reviewing a radiograph, thereby potentially increasing their interpretation accuracy...
  2. doi request reprint Parental knowledge of potential cancer risks from exposure to computed tomography
    Kathy Boutis
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, and University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Pediatrics 132:305-11. 2013
    ..We also examined willingness to proceed with recommended CT after risk disclosure and preference to be informed of potential risks...
  3. doi request reprint Performance of the Canadian Triage and Acuity Scale for children: a multicenter database study
    Jocelyn Gravel
    Department of Pediatrics, CHU Sainte Justine, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Ann Emerg Med 61:27-32.e3. 2013
    ..We evaluate the association between triage levels assigned using the Canadian Triage and Acuity Scale and surrogate markers of validity for real-life children triaged in multiple emergency departments (EDs)...
  4. doi request reprint Using signal detection theory to model changes in serial learning of radiological image interpretation
    Kathy Boutis
    Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 15:647-58. 2010
    ..SDT metrics provide valuable insight on changes associated with learning radiograph interpretation, and may be used to design more effective instructional strategies for a given learner group...
  5. doi request reprint The treatment of pediatric gastroenteritis: a comparative analysis of pediatric emergency physicians' practice patterns
    Stephen B Freedman
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 18:38-45. 2011
    ..This study sought to describe the ED treatments administered to children with acute gastroenteritis and to compare management between Canadian and U.S. physicians practicing pediatric emergency medicine (PEM)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Pediatric emergency physician opinions on ankle radiograph clinical decision rules
    Kathy Boutis
    Department of Pediatrics, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 17:709-17. 2010
    ....
  7. pmc Cast versus splint in children with minimally angulated fractures of the distal radius: a randomized controlled trial
    Kathy Boutis
    Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 182:1507-12. 2010
    ..We conducted a randomized controlled trial to determine whether the use of a prefabricated splint is as effective as a cast in the recovery of physical function...
  8. ncbi request reprint Radiation exposure from imaging tests in pediatric emergency medicine: a survey of physician knowledge and risk disclosure practices
    Kathy Boutis
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Emerg Med 47:36-44. 2014
    ..Disclosing potential future malignancy risks from diagnostic tests that expose children to ionizing radiation in the emergency department may be challenging...
  9. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging of clinically suspected Salter-Harris I fracture of the distal fibula
    Kathy Boutis
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON M5G 1X8, Canada
    Injury 41:852-6. 2010
    ..In ankle injuries where there is no MRI evidence of SH1DF, another aim is to detect the pathology which gives rise to this clinical scenario...
  10. ncbi request reprint Evidence into practice: emergency physician management of common pediatric fractures
    Kathy Boutis
    From the Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, and Division of Orthopedic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Departments of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital Hasbro Children s Hospital, Providence, RI and Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Shriners Hospital for Children Los Angeles, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 30:462-8. 2014
    ..We also examined follow-up referral patterns for these injuries...
  11. doi request reprint Value of information methods for planning and analyzing clinical studies optimize decision making and research planning
    Andrew R Willan
    Program in Child Health Evaluative Sciences, SickKids Research Institute, 555 University Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1X8, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 65:870-6. 2012
    ..We illustrate the use of value of information (VOI) methods for evaluating the evidence provided by these studies with respect to decision making...
  12. doi request reprint North American practice patterns of intravenous magnesium therapy in severe acute asthma in children
    Suzanne Schuh
    The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 17:1189-96. 2010
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  13. doi request reprint Assessing the palatability of oral rehydration solutions in school-aged children: a randomized crossover trial
    Stephen B Freedman
    The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, 555 University Ave, Toronto, ON M5G 1X8, Canada
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:696-702. 2010
    ..To compare the palatability of 3 oral rehydration solutions...
  14. doi request reprint Teaching X-ray interpretation: selecting the radiographs by the target population
    Kathy Boutis
    Department of Pediatrics, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Med Educ 43:434-41. 2009
    ..The unbiased selection of images representing a spectrum of diagnostic difficulty is an important first step in designing effective assessment and teaching interventions for X-ray interpretation...
  15. doi request reprint Diagnostic coding of abuse related fractures at two children's emergency departments
    Zeeshanefatema Somji
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Child Abuse Negl 35:905-14. 2011
    ..Factors possibly associated with abuse-related ED ICD codes were also examined...
  16. doi request reprint The Canadian Triage and Acuity Scale for children: a prospective multicenter evaluation
    Jocelyn Gravel
    Department of Pediatrics, CHU Sainte Justine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Ann Emerg Med 60:71-7.e3. 2012
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Common pediatric fractures treated with minimal intervention
    Kathy Boutis
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Emerg Care 26:152-7; quiz 158-62. 2010
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Delayed identification of pediatric abuse-related fractures
    Nisanthini Ravichandiran
    Division of aPediatric Emergency Medicine, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 125:60-6. 2010
    ..A secondary objective was to determine clinical predictors that are associated with unrecognized abuse...