J W Busse

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Chiropractic antivaccination arguments
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, L8N 3Z5, Canada
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 28:367-73. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Attitudes towards vaccination among chiropractic and naturopathic students
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8N 3Z5
    Vaccine 26:6237-43. 2008
  3. pmc LOST to follow-up Information in Trials (LOST-IT): a protocol on the potential impact
    Elie A Akl
    Department of Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, USA
    Trials 10:40. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Rapid progression of acute sciatica to cauda equina syndrome
    J W Busse
    Department of Graduate Studies, Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 24:350-5. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint An economic analysis of management strategies for closed and open grade I tibial shaft fractures
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Acta Orthop 76:705-12. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Critical appraisal of the orthopaedic literature: therapeutic and economic analysis
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont, Canada
    Injury 37:312-20. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Complex limb salvage or early amputation for severe lower-limb injury: a meta-analysis of observational studies
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 21:70-6. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint The impact of time of admission on major complications and mortality in patients undergoing emergency trauma surgery
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Acta Orthop Scand 75:333-8. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Psychological intervention for premenstrual syndrome: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont, Canada
    Psychother Psychosom 78:6-15. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint The impact of non-injury-related factors on disability secondary to whiplash associated disorder type II: a retrospective file review
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 27:79-83. 2004

Detail Information

Publications44

  1. ncbi request reprint Chiropractic antivaccination arguments
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, L8N 3Z5, Canada
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 28:367-73. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Attitudes towards vaccination among chiropractic and naturopathic students
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8N 3Z5
    Vaccine 26:6237-43. 2008
    ..Reasons for this are discussed, and we provide suggestions for strategies to address the situation...
  3. pmc LOST to follow-up Information in Trials (LOST-IT): a protocol on the potential impact
    Elie A Akl
    Department of Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, USA
    Trials 10:40. 2009
    ..The secondary objectives are to describe, for published RCTs, (1) the reporting of loss to follow-up information, (2) the analytic methods used for handling loss to follow-up information, and (3) the extent of reported loss to follow-up...
  4. ncbi request reprint Rapid progression of acute sciatica to cauda equina syndrome
    J W Busse
    Department of Graduate Studies, Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 24:350-5. 2001
    ..After 6 months of rehabilitation, neurologic integrity was restored, aside from patchy sensory loss of the left foot and buttocks. At the 6-month follow-up, the patient's sciatica had not returned...
  5. ncbi request reprint An economic analysis of management strategies for closed and open grade I tibial shaft fractures
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Acta Orthop 76:705-12. 2005
    ..Closed and open grade I (low-energy) tibial shaft fractures are a common and costly event, and the optimal management for such injuries remains uncertain...
  6. ncbi request reprint Critical appraisal of the orthopaedic literature: therapeutic and economic analysis
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont, Canada
    Injury 37:312-20. 2006
    ..Making this process explicit, with guidelines to assess the strength of the available evidence, will serve to improve patient care...
  7. ncbi request reprint Complex limb salvage or early amputation for severe lower-limb injury: a meta-analysis of observational studies
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 21:70-6. 2007
    ..Leg threatening injuries present patients and clinicians with a difficult decision: whether to pursue primary amputation or limb salvage? The purpose of our study was to review the literature in an effort to inform this management decision...
  8. ncbi request reprint The impact of time of admission on major complications and mortality in patients undergoing emergency trauma surgery
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Acta Orthop Scand 75:333-8. 2004
    ..Previous studies have shown a relationship between time of admission to hospital and mortality rates; however, it is uncertain whether such a relationship exists for patients requiring emergency trauma surgery...
  9. doi request reprint Psychological intervention for premenstrual syndrome: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont, Canada
    Psychother Psychosom 78:6-15. 2009
    ..We conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis to determine the efficacy of psychological interventions for premenstrual syndrome...
  10. ncbi request reprint The impact of non-injury-related factors on disability secondary to whiplash associated disorder type II: a retrospective file review
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 27:79-83. 2004
    ..There is evidence to suggest that Whiplash Associated Disorders (WADs) are influenced by physical trauma and psychosocial factors, as well as by medicolegal and compensation systems...
  11. doi request reprint Current management of tibial shaft fractures: a survey of 450 Canadian orthopedic trauma surgeons
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Acta Orthop 79:689-94. 2008
    ..It is not known what forms of management for tibial fractures predominate among Canadian orthopedic surgeons. We therefore asked a representative sample of orthopedic trauma surgeons about their management of tibial fracture patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic ultrasound and fracture healing: a survey of beliefs and practices
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biiostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85:1653-6. 2004
    ..To explore current beliefs among senior physiotherapy (PT) students and orthopedic surgeons on the clinical utility of therapeutic ultrasound for assisting fracture healing...
  13. ncbi request reprint User's guide to the chiropractic literature-IB: how to use an article about therapy
    Jason W Busse
    McMaster Health Sciences, Center, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 26:525-32. 2003
  14. pmc Attitudes towards fibromyalgia: a survey of Canadian chiropractic, naturopathic, physical therapy and occupational therapy students
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Complement Altern Med 8:24. 2008
    ....
  15. pmc Attitudes toward vaccination: a survey of Canadian chiropractic students
    Jason W Busse
    Oncidium Health Group Inc, Burlington, Ont
    CMAJ 166:1531-4. 2002
    ..This study describes the prevalence of anti-vaccination attitudes among Canadian chiropractic students...
  16. pmc The effect of low-intensity pulsed ultrasound therapy on time to fracture healing: a meta-analysis
    Jason W Busse
    Oncidium Health Group Inc, Burlington, Ont
    CMAJ 166:437-41. 2002
    ..We describe a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials of low-intensity pulsed ultrasound therapy for healing of fractures...
  17. pmc Use of both Short Musculoskeletal Function Assessment questionnaire and Short Form-36 among tibial-fracture patients was redundant
    Jason W Busse
    Institute for Work and Health, 481 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 62:1210-7. 2009
    ..To compare the Short Musculoskeletal Function Assessment Dysfunction Index (SMFA DI) and the Short Form-36 Physical Component Summary (SF-36 PCS) scores among patients undergoing operative management of tibial fractures...
  18. ncbi request reprint User's guide to the chiropractic literature-IA: how to use an article about therapy
    Jason W Busse
    McMaster Health Sciences Center, Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 3Z5, Canada
    J Manipulative Physiol Ther 26:330-7. 2003
  19. doi request reprint Attitudes toward chiropractic: a survey of North American orthopedic surgeons
    Jason W Busse
    Institute for Work and Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:2818-25. 2009
    ..Questionnaire survey...
  20. doi request reprint Principles of designing an orthopaedic case-control study
    Jason W Busse
    Institute for Work and Health, 481 University Avenue, Suite 800, Toronto, ON M5G 2E9, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:15-20. 2009
    ..They are particularly useful when the outcome of interest is rare or when the time to development of the outcome is long. We present an overview of the case-control study, with a focus on trial design and interpretation of results...
  21. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life following operative treatment of unstable ankle fractures: a prospective observational study
    Mohit Bhandari
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 18:338-45. 2004
    ..Although the explanation for variability in outcomes remains unclear, previous studies of other surgical procedures have suggested nonsurgery-related causes account for much of the variability in outcomes...
  22. ncbi request reprint Disclosure of natural product use to primary care physicians: a cross-sectional survey of naturopathic clinic attendees
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Mayo Clin Proc 80:616-23. 2005
    ..To determine factors that predict disclosure of natural product use by patients to their primary care physicians...
  23. pmc Low intensity pulsed ultrasonography for fractures: systematic review of randomised controlled trials
    Jason W Busse
    Institute for Work and Health, Toronto, Canada
    BMJ 338:b351. 2009
    ..To determine the efficacy of low intensity pulsed ultrasonography for healing of fractures...
  24. pmc Psychological distress and quality of life after orthopedic trauma: an observational study
    Mohit Bhandari
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Surg 51:15-22. 2008
    ..The objective of our study was to investigate the extent of psychological symptoms that patients experience following orthopedic trauma and whether these are associated with quality of life...
  25. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of pediatric and adolescent patients attending a naturopathic college clinic in Canada
    Kumanan Wilson
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 115:e338-43. 2005
    ..We also determined factors associated with the use of CAM products and vaccination status...
  26. pmc Subgroup Analysis of Trials Is Rarely Easy (SATIRE): a study protocol for a systematic review to characterize the analysis, reporting, and claim of subgroup effects in randomized trials
    Xin Sun
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    Trials 10:101. 2009
    ....
  27. doi request reprint The radiographic union scale in tibial fractures: reliability and validity
    Bauke W Kooistra
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of SurgeryMcMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 24:S81-6. 2010
    ..This may increase the utility of radiographs as a standardized measure of treatment efficacy in the follow-up of tibial fractures...
  28. doi request reprint Electrical stimulation for long-bone fracture-healing: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
    Brent Mollon
    CLARITY Research Group, Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON L8L 8E7, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:2322-30. 2008
    ..We conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials to evaluate the effect of electromagnetic stimulation on long-bone fracture-healing...
  29. pmc Association between industry funding and statistically significant pro-industry findings in medical and surgical randomized trials
    Mohit Bhandari
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont
    CMAJ 170:477-80. 2004
    ..In this study, we examine the association between industry funding and the statistical significance of results in recently published medical and surgical trials...
  30. ncbi request reprint An observational study found that authors of randomized controlled trials frequently use concealment of randomization and blinding, despite the failure to report these methods
    P J Devereaux
    Department of Medicine, Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University, Room 2C8, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON, L8N 3Z5, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:1232-6. 2004
    ..We undertook an observational study to determine whether concealment of randomization or blinding was used in RCTs that failed to report these bias-reducing strategies...
  31. ncbi request reprint Effect of bisphosphonates on periprosthetic bone mineral density after total joint arthroplasty. A meta-analysis
    Mohit Bhandari
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University Health Sciences Center, Room 2C9, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON L8N 3Z5, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:293-301. 2005
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint The effect of bright light therapy on depression associated with premenstrual dysphoric disorder
    Catherine Krasnik
    Department of Medical Science, Psychiatry and Behavioural Neuroscience, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:658-61. 2005
    ..This systematic review summarizes the evidence from randomized clinical trials of bright light therapy for treatment of premenstrual dysphoric disorder...
  33. doi request reprint Optimizing the use of patient data to improve outcomes for patients: narcotics for chronic noncancer pain
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Health Sciences Centre, 1200 Main Street West, Room 2C12, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, L8L 8E7, Canada
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 9:171-9. 2009
    ..We illustrate these techniques using, as an example, current evidence for the use of opioids in chronic noncancer pain...
  34. ncbi request reprint Chiropractic services in the Canadian Armed Forces: a pilot project
    Luke A Boudreau
    Mil Med 171:572-6. 2006
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Methodologic discussions for using and interpreting composite endpoints are limited, but still identify major concerns
    Ignacio Ferreira-Gonzalez
    Servei de Cardiologia, Unitat d Epidemiologia, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Barcelona 08035, Spain
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:651-7; discussion 658-62. 2007
    ..To investigate the rationale, potential problems and solutions of using composite endpoints (CEPs) for the assessment of intervention effects...
  36. pmc Opioids and chronic pain
    Jason W Busse
    CMAJ 169:902; author reply 904. 2003
  37. doi request reprint Evidence-based medicine targets the individual patient, part 1: how clinicians can use study results to determine optimal individual care
    Dirk Bassler
    University Children s Hospital, Tuebingen, Germany
    Evid Based Med 13:101-2. 2008
  38. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based medicine targets the individual patient. Part 1: how clinicians can use study results to determine optimal individual care
    Dirk Bassler
    ACP J Club 148:2. 2008
  39. doi request reprint Evidence-based practice targets the individual patient. Part 1: how clinicians can use study results to determine optimal individual care
    Dirk Bassler
    University Children s Hospital, Tuebingen, Germany
    Evid Based Nurs 11:103-4. 2008
  40. pmc Problems with use of composite end points in cardiovascular trials: systematic review of randomised controlled trials
    Ignacio Ferreira-Gonzalez
    Departament de Medicina, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, and Hospital Vall d Hebron, Barcelona 08035, Spain
    BMJ 334:786. 2007
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint How should clinicians interpret results reflecting the effect of an intervention on composite endpoints: should I dump this lump?
    Victor M Montori
    ACP J Club 143:A8. 2005
  42. doi request reprint Evidence-based medicine targets the individual patient, part 2: guides and tools for individual decision-making
    Dirk Bassler
    University Children s Hospital, Tuebingen, Germany
    Evid Based Med 13:130-1. 2008
  43. doi request reprint The use of expertise-based randomized controlled trials to assess spinal manipulation and acupuncture for low back pain: a systematic review
    Bradley C Johnston
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:914-8. 2008
    ..Systematic review...
  44. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based medicine targets the individual patient. Part 2: Guides and tools for individual decision-making
    Dirk Bassler
    University Children s Hospital, Tuebingen, Germany
    ACP J Club 149:1-2. 2008