Norm R C Campbell

Summary

Affiliation: University of Calgary
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Feasibility of community-based screening for cardiovascular disease risk in an ethnic community: the South Asian Cardiovascular Health Assessment and Management Program (SA-CHAMP)
    Charlotte A Jones
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Libin Cardiovascular Institute, TRW Building GE89, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB, Canada
    BMC Public Health 13:160. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Monitoring and evaluating efforts to control hypertension in Canada: why, how, and what it tells us needs to be done about current care gaps
    Norm R C Campbell
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 29:564-70. 2013
  3. doi request reprint A framework for discussion on how to improve prevention, management, and control of hypertension in Canada
    Norm Campbell
    Department of Medicine, Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 28:262-9. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Interested in developing a national programme to reduce dietary salt?
    N R C Campbell
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Hum Hypertens 25:705-10. 2011
  5. pmc Canadian initiatives to prevent hypertension by reducing dietary sodium
    Norm R C Campbell
    Department of Medicine, Community Health Sciences, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, and Libin Cardiovascular Institute, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta T2N 4Z6, Canada
    Nutrients 3:756-64. 2011
  6. pmc Improving hypertension management through pharmacist prescribing; the rural Alberta clinical trial in optimizing hypertension (Rural RxACTION): trial design and methods
    Theresa L Charrois
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Implement Sci 6:94. 2011
  7. pmc Development of a perioperative medicine research agenda: a cross sectional survey
    Nadia A Khan
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB, T2N 4N1, Canada
    BMC Surg 4:11. 2004
  8. pmc Tackling health literacy: adaptation of public hypertension educational materials for an Indo-Asian population in Canada
    Charlotte A Jones
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Public Health 11:24. 2011
  9. pmc Improving rates of pneumococcal vaccination on discharge from a tertiary center medical teaching unit: a prospective intervention
    Chandra M Thomas
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    BMC Public Health 5:110. 2005
  10. pmc Differences in need for antihypertensive drugs among those aware and unaware of their hypertensive status: a cross sectional survey
    Nadia A Khan
    Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, 620 1081 Burrard Street, St, Paul s Hospital, V6Z 1Y6, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 5:4. 2005

Detail Information

Publications75

  1. pmc Feasibility of community-based screening for cardiovascular disease risk in an ethnic community: the South Asian Cardiovascular Health Assessment and Management Program (SA-CHAMP)
    Charlotte A Jones
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Libin Cardiovascular Institute, TRW Building GE89, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB, Canada
    BMC Public Health 13:160. 2013
    ..The goal of this qualitative study was to determine the feasibility of implementing a sustainable, culturally adapted, community-based CVD risk factor screening program for this population...
  2. doi request reprint Monitoring and evaluating efforts to control hypertension in Canada: why, how, and what it tells us needs to be done about current care gaps
    Norm R C Campbell
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 29:564-70. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint A framework for discussion on how to improve prevention, management, and control of hypertension in Canada
    Norm Campbell
    Department of Medicine, Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 28:262-9. 2012
    ..It is hoped the Framework will stimulate discussion and input for its full intended lifespan 2011-2020. The third phase is to work with individuals and organizations on the priorities set in phase 2...
  4. doi request reprint Interested in developing a national programme to reduce dietary salt?
    N R C Campbell
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Hum Hypertens 25:705-10. 2011
    ..Developing and leading a national salt reduction programme is a major commitment, however, reducing dietary salt is estimated to be one of the most effective strategies to improve a nation's health...
  5. pmc Canadian initiatives to prevent hypertension by reducing dietary sodium
    Norm R C Campbell
    Department of Medicine, Community Health Sciences, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, and Libin Cardiovascular Institute, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta T2N 4Z6, Canada
    Nutrients 3:756-64. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc Improving hypertension management through pharmacist prescribing; the rural Alberta clinical trial in optimizing hypertension (Rural RxACTION): trial design and methods
    Theresa L Charrois
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Implement Sci 6:94. 2011
    ..With Alberta being the first province in Canada to have independent prescribing by pharmacists, it offers a unique opportunity to evaluate outcomes in patients who are prescribed antihypertensive therapy by pharmacists...
  7. pmc Development of a perioperative medicine research agenda: a cross sectional survey
    Nadia A Khan
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB, T2N 4N1, Canada
    BMC Surg 4:11. 2004
    ..We sought to determine the research priorities for perioperative medicine using a cross sectional survey of Canadian and American general internists...
  8. pmc Tackling health literacy: adaptation of public hypertension educational materials for an Indo-Asian population in Canada
    Charlotte A Jones
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Public Health 11:24. 2011
    ..During this project we developed and field tested the acceptability of a hypertension public education pamphlet tailored to fit the needs of an at risk local Indo-Asian population, in Calgary, Alberta, Canada...
  9. pmc Improving rates of pneumococcal vaccination on discharge from a tertiary center medical teaching unit: a prospective intervention
    Chandra M Thomas
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    BMC Public Health 5:110. 2005
    ....
  10. pmc Differences in need for antihypertensive drugs among those aware and unaware of their hypertensive status: a cross sectional survey
    Nadia A Khan
    Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, 620 1081 Burrard Street, St, Paul s Hospital, V6Z 1Y6, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 5:4. 2005
    ..The primary aim of this study was to determine the proportion of those untreated individuals who would be recommended to start drug therapy for control of blood pressure among those aware or unaware of their diagnosis of hypertension...
  11. ncbi request reprint The Canadian Hypertension Education Program (CHEP)--a therapeutic knowledge translation program
    N R C Campbell
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta
    Can J Clin Pharmacol 13:e65-8. 2006
    ..CHEP aids health care professionals by providing credible, widely dissentinated up-to-date recommendations in multiple formats to suit individual learning needs. Key words: Hypertension, knowledge translation...
  12. pmc The Outcomes Research Task Force and the Canadian Hypertension Education Program
    N Campbell
    Libin Cardiovascular Institute and Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 22:556-8. 2006
    ..Preliminary data support a large increase in the diagnosis and treatment of hypertension corresponding to the initiation of CHEP...
  13. pmc Public education on hypertension: a new initiative to improve the prevention, treatment and control of hypertension in Canada
    N R Campbell
    Departments of Medicine, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Libin Cardiovascular Institute, University of Alberta, 3330 Hospital Drive Northwest, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 22:599-603. 2006
    ..The program outcomes will be monitored using Statistics Canada national surveys and by specific surveys examining hypertension knowledge in the Canadian population...
  14. pmc 2009 Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommendations: the scientific summary--an annual update
    Norman R C Campbell
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 25:271-7. 2009
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  15. pmc 2010 Canadian Hypertension Education Program (CHEP) recommendations: the scientific summary - an update of the 2010 theme and the science behind new CHEP recommendations
    Norman R C Campbell
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta
    Can J Cardiol 26:236-40. 2010
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  16. ncbi request reprint The Canadian effort to prevent and control hypertension: can other countries adopt Canadian strategies?
    Norm R C Campbell
    Departments of Medicine, Community Health Sciences and Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Calgary, Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Curr Opin Cardiol 25:366-72. 2010
    ..To indicate the key elements of current Canadian programs to treat and control hypertension...
  17. doi request reprint Canadian Hypertension Education Program: the science supporting New 2011 CHEP recommendations with an emphasis on health advocacy and knowledge translation
    Norman R C Campbell
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 27:407-14. 2011
    ..To aid a substantive knowledge translation gap, health care professionals and people with hypertension can now receive regular CHEP updates by signing up at the Web sites htnupdate.ca and www.myBPsite.ca...
  18. pmc Canadian efforts to prevent and control hypertension
    Norman R C Campbell
    Department of Medicine, Lubin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, University of Calgary, Alberta, Calgary, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 26:14C-7C. 2010
    ..As a result, Canada is becoming recognized as a world leader in the prevention, treatment and control of hypertension...
  19. ncbi request reprint Automated assessment of blood pressure using BpTRU compared with assessments by a trained technician and a clinic nurse
    Norm R C Campbell
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Blood Press Monit 10:257-62. 2005
    ..To determine the accuracy and reproducibility of a new automated blood pressure manometer (BpTRU) relative to auscultatory blood pressure assessed by a research nurse and to that assessed by a clinic nurse...
  20. ncbi request reprint Temporal trends in antihypertensive drug prescriptions in Canada before and after introduction of the Canadian Hypertension Education Program
    Norman R C Campbell
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Calgary, Calgary Alberta, Canada
    J Hypertens 21:1591-7. 2003
    ..This study was designed to examine temporal trends in antihypertensive drug prescribing and to explore whether drug prescriptions changed after initiation of the new CHEP guideline process...
  21. pmc The 2001 Canadian hypertension recommendations: take-home messages
    Norman R C Campbell
    Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alta
    CMAJ 167:661-8. 2002
  22. ncbi request reprint Building capacity for awareness and risk factor identification in the community: the blood pressure assessment program of the Calgary Fire Department
    N R Campbell
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 4N1, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 17:1275-9. 2001
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  23. ncbi request reprint Self-measurement of blood pressure: accuracy, patient preparation for readings, technique and equipment
    N R Campbell
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Research Group, The University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Blood Press Monit 6:133-8. 2001
    ..We examined accuracy of readings, patient knowledge, and preparation for readings, technique and equipment...
  24. ncbi request reprint Effect on lipid, complete blood count and blood proteins of a standardized preparation for drawing blood: a randomized controlled trial
    N R Campbell
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, University of Calgary, Alta
    Clin Invest Med 23:350-4. 2000
    ..The aim was to see if hemoconcentration and spuriously elevated lipid levels could be avoided...
  25. ncbi request reprint Is usual measurement of blood pressure meaningful?
    N R Campbell
    Divisions of General Internal Medicine, Geriatrics and Nephrology, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Blood Press Monit 4:71-6. 1999
    ..Standardized measurement of blood pressure is widely recommended but rarely applied in usual clinical practice...
  26. ncbi request reprint Hypertension surveillance in Canada: minimum standards for assessing blood pressure in surveys
    Norm R C Campbell
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
    Can J Public Health 96:217-20. 2005
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  27. ncbi request reprint Primary care physician visits by patients with incident hypertension
    Fiona M Clement
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Institute of Public Health, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Electronic address
    Can J Cardiol 30:653-60. 2014
    ..Access to a primary care physician (PCP) improves health outcomes among patients with hypertension. The study objective was to compare PCP use among patients with incident hypertension with and without comorbidities...
  28. doi request reprint Increases in antihypertensive prescriptions and reductions in cardiovascular events in Canada
    Norm R C Campbell
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Dr NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Hypertension 53:128-34. 2009
    ..The Canadian Hypertension Education Program educational model for improving health care could be adopted by other countries with well-developed professional and scientific societies...
  29. doi request reprint Hospitalization for uncomplicated hypertension: an ambulatory care sensitive condition
    Robin L Walker
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 29:1462-9. 2013
    ..This study explored hospitalization rates for 1 ACSC, uncomplicated hypertension, and the factors associated with hospitalization...
  30. doi request reprint Outcomes among 3.5 million newly diagnosed hypertensive Canadians
    Hude Quan
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 29:592-7. 2013
    ..This population-based study assessed rates of all-cause mortality, myocardial infarction, heart failure, and stroke for up to 12 years of follow-up in 3.5 million Canadian adults newly diagnosed with hypertension...
  31. doi request reprint Incidence, cardiovascular complications and mortality of hypertension by sex and ethnicity
    Hude Quan
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, 3280 Hospital Dr NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 4Z6
    Heart 99:715-21. 2013
    ..To compare ethnic and sex difference in the incidence of newly diagnosed hypertension, and subsequent risk of cardiovascular disease outcomes among South Asian, Chinese and white patients...
  32. pmc The 2009 Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommendations for the management of hypertension: Part 2--therapy
    Nadia A Khan
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 25:287-98. 2009
    ..To update the evidence-based recommendations for the prevention and management of hypertension in adults for 2009...
  33. ncbi request reprint The 2004 Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommendations for the management of hypertension: Part I--Blood pressure measurement, diagnosis and assessment of risk
    Brenda R Hemmelgarn
    Division of Nephrology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 20:31-40. 2004
    ..To provide updated, evidence-based recommendations for the assessment of the diagnosis, cardiovascular risk and identifiable causes for adults with high blood pressure...
  34. doi request reprint Salt and high blood pressure
    Sailesh Mohan
    Departments of Medicine and Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Clin Sci (Lond) 117:1-11. 2009
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  35. pmc Cardiovascular outcomes in framingham participants with diabetes: the importance of blood pressure
    Guanmin Chen
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Hypertension 57:891-7. 2011
    ..Although diabetes mellitus is associated with increased risks of death and cardiovascular events in Framingham subjects, much of this excess risk is attributable to coexistent hypertension...
  36. pmc Canada Chair in hypertension prevention and control: a pilot project
    Norm R C Campbell
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, Calgary, Alberta
    Can J Cardiol 23:557-60. 2007
    ..The pilot project was funded by The Canadian Hypertension Society, the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and sanofi-aventis, in partnership with Blood Pressure Canada, and will finish in July 2011...
  37. ncbi request reprint The 2004 Canadian recommendations for the management of hypertension: Part II--Therapy
    Nadia A Khan
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 20:41-54. 2004
    ..To provide updated, evidence-based recommendations for the management of hypertension in adults...
  38. pmc The 2009 Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommendations for the management of hypertension: Part 1--blood pressure measurement, diagnosis and assessment of risk
    Raj S Padwal
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 25:279-86. 2009
    ..To provide updated, evidence-based recommendations for the diagnosis and assessment of adults with hypertension...
  39. ncbi request reprint Reducing costs and improving hypertension management
    Vida Stankus
    EPICORE Centre, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Canada
    Can J Clin Pharmacol 16:e151-5. 2009
    ..To quantify the cost-savings that could be realized by switching patients from two separate agents, ACE inhibitor/ARB and thiazide diuretic, to a fixed dose combination product...
  40. pmc Regional variations in not treating diagnosed hypertension in Canada
    Sailesh Mohan
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 26:409-13. 2010
    ..Improvements in the diagnosis and treatment of hypertension have been documented in Canada following implementation of a national program to improve hypertension management...
  41. pmc The 2008 Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommendations for the management of hypertension: Part 1 - blood pressure measurement, diagnosis and assessment of risk
    Raj S Padwal
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 24:455-63. 2008
    ..To provide updated, evidence-based recommendations for the diagnosis and assessment of adults with hypertension...
  42. pmc Characteristics of hypertensive Canadians not receiving drug therapy
    Norman R C Campbell
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta
    Can J Cardiol 24:485-90. 2008
    ..To aid in the development of specific programs to improve hypertension management, the present report characterizes Canadians who indicated that they had hypertension but were not taking antihypertensive drug therapy...
  43. pmc Reducing dietary sodium and decreases in cardiovascular disease in Canada
    Erika D Penz
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta
    Can J Cardiol 24:497-1. 2008
    ..Increases in dietary sodium increase blood pressure, whereas emerging evidence confirms that the reduction in dietary sodium results in reduced cardiovascular events...
  44. pmc Hypertension in people with type 2 diabetes: Update on pharmacologic management
    Norm R C Campbell
    University of Calgary in Alberta, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 57:997-1002, e347-53. 2011
    ..To summarize the evidence for the need to improve pharmacologic management of hypertension in people with type 2 diabetes and to provide expert advice on how blood pressure (BP) treatment can be improved in primary care...
  45. ncbi request reprint Antihypertensive medication prescribing in 27,822 elderly Canadians with diabetes over the past decade
    Finlay A McAlister
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2R7, Canada
    Diabetes Care 29:836-41. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine whether prescribing practices for elderly individuals with diabetes and hypertension changed over the past decade...
  46. doi request reprint Major depression as a risk factor for high blood pressure: epidemiologic evidence from a national longitudinal study
    Scott B Patten
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB T2N 4N1, Canada
    Psychosom Med 71:273-9. 2009
    ..To determine whether major depression (MD) leads to an increased risk of new-onset high blood pressure diagnoses...
  47. pmc Hypertension in diabetes: a call to action
    Norman R C Campbell
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 25:299-302. 2009
    ..Intensive individualized lifestyle modification is recommended to prevent and treat hypertension, dyslipidemia, dysglycemia and other vascular risks in people with diabetes...
  48. pmc Hypertension: are you and your patients up to date?
    Selina Omar Allu
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta
    Can J Cardiol 26:261-4. 2010
    ..A multitude of resources that address the diverse learning needs of health care professionals and the general public are highlighted...
  49. pmc Dietary sodium and cardiovascular outcomes: a rational approach
    S Brian Penner
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba
    Can J Cardiol 23:567-72. 2007
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  50. ncbi request reprint Misclassification of blood pressure by usual measurement in ambulatory physician practices
    Norm R C Campbell
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Research Group, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Hypertens 18:1522-7. 2005
    ..Standardized measurement of blood pressure (BP) is widely recommended but rarely followed in usual clinical practice...
  51. pmc Identification of factors driving differences in cost effectiveness of first-line pharmacological therapy for uncomplicated hypertension
    Scott W Klarenbach
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
    Can J Cardiol 26:e158-63. 2010
    ..The drivers of these disparities are not clear. Greater understanding is needed for clinicians, researchers and policy makers to determine the most effective and sustainable strategies...
  52. ncbi request reprint The 2001 Canadian Hypertension Recommendations--What is new and what is old but still important
    Norman R C Campbell
    University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 18:591-603. 2002
  53. pmc The 2010 Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommendations for the management of hypertension: part I - blood pressure measurement, diagnosis and assessment of risk
    Robert R Quinn
    Division of Nephrology, University of Calgary, Alberta
    Can J Cardiol 26:241-8. 2010
    ..To provide updated, evidence-based recommendations for the diagnosis and assessment of adults with hypertension...
  54. ncbi request reprint The 2005 Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommendations for the management of hypertension: part II - therapy
    Nadia A Khan
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 21:657-72. 2005
    ..To provide updated, evidence-based recommendations for the management of hypertension in adults...
  55. pmc The 2008 Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommendations for the management of hypertension: part 2 - therapy
    Nadia A Khan
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 24:465-75. 2008
    ..To update the evidence-based recommendations for the prevention and management of hypertension in adults...
  56. pmc Hypertension management in Canada: good news, but important challenges remain
    Sailesh Mohan
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta
    CMAJ 178:1458-60. 2008
  57. ncbi request reprint Validity of ICD-9-CM administrative data for determining eligibility for pneumococcal vaccination triggers
    Carla S Coffin
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta T2N 4N1, Canada
    Am J Med Qual 20:158-63. 2005
    ..58-0.86). The reasonably high specificity and sensitivity of diagnostic codes in administrative data could be used to trigger appropriate pneumococcal vaccination among eligible patients after hospital discharge...
  58. ncbi request reprint The impact of the Canadian Hypertension Education Program on antihypertensive prescribing trends
    Norman R C Campbell
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    Hypertension 47:22-8. 2006
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  59. ncbi request reprint Prevention and control of hypertension: developing a global agenda
    Norm R C Campbell
    aLibin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta bWorld Hypertension League, Burnaby, BC, Canada
    Curr Opin Cardiol 29:324-30. 2014
    ..This review demonstrates the need for enhancing strategic approaches to the prevention and control of hypertension, a global health issue...
  60. pmc Healthy food procurement policies and their impact
    Mark L Niebylski
    Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, University of Calgary, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB T2N 4Z6, Canada
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 11:2608-27. 2014
    ..Prior or simultaneous implementation of ancillary education about healthy eating, and rationale for the policy may be critical success factors and additional research is needed. ..
  61. ncbi request reprint Need for coordinated programs to improve global health by optimizing salt and iodine intake
    Norm R C Campbell
    Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 32:281-6. 2012
    ..For populations to fully benefit, governments need to place a high priority on integrating these two important public health programs...
  62. ncbi request reprint Thiazide diuretics in the management of hypertension
    Nadia A Khan
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Can J Clin Pharmacol 11:e41-4. 2004
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  63. pmc The Canadian Hypertension Education Program (CHEP) recommendations: launching a new series
    Finlay A McAlister
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta
    CMAJ 173:508-9. 2005
  64. pmc Polytherapy with two or more antihypertensive drugs to lower blood pressure in elderly Ontarians. Room for improvement
    Norman R C Campbell
    Department of Medicine, Libin Cardiovascular Institute, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 23:783-7. 2007
    ..Although guidelines now recommend polytherapy to achieve blood pressure targets, little is know about which antihypertensive drugs are combined in clinical practice...
  65. ncbi request reprint Why some adult Canadians do not have blood pressure measured
    Ernest Amankwah
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 9:944-51. 2007
    ..Education programs targeting those at risk as well as more convenient BP screening may improve awareness and testing...
  66. ncbi request reprint Stroke prevention and sodium restriction
    Norman R C Campbell
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Libin Cardiovascular Institute, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Neurol Sci 35:278-9. 2008
  67. pmc Canadian Hypertension Education Program: the evolution of hypertension management guidelines in Canada
    Ross D Feldman
    Robarts Research Institute and Department of Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario
    Can J Cardiol 24:477-81. 2008
    ..CHEP, a likely contributor, is being increasingly viewed as an international model for knowledge translation...
  68. ncbi request reprint The 2001 Canadian recommendations for the management of hypertension: Part two--Therapy
    Finlay A McAlister
    University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 18:625-41. 2002
    ..To provide updated, evidence-based recommendations for the therapy of hypertension in adults...
  69. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle modifications to prevent and manage hypertension for exercise physiologists and fitness professionals
    Veronica K Jamnik
    Kinesiology and Health Sci, York Univ, Bethune College, Toronto, ON
    Can J Appl Physiol 30:754-61. 2005
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  70. ncbi request reprint The 2001 Canadian recommendations for the management of hypertension: Part one--Assessment for diagnosis, cardiovascular risk, causes and lifestyle modification
    Kelly B Zarnke
    London Health Sciences Centre, University Hospital Campus, London, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 18:604-24. 2002
    ..To provide updated, evidence-based recommendations for the assessment of the diagnosis, cardiovascular risk, identifiable causes and lifestyle modifications for adults with high blood pressure...
  71. pmc The 2007 Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommendations for the management of hypertension: part 2 - therapy
    Nadia A Khan
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
    Can J Cardiol 23:539-50. 2007
    ..To provide updated, evidence-based recommendations for the prevention and management of hypertension in adults...
  72. ncbi request reprint Hypertension management in the elderly has improved: Ontario prescribing trends, 1994 to 2002
    Karen Tu
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Canada
    Hypertension 45:1113-8. 2005
    ..0001). Our data provide evidence that the physician management of hypertension in elderly Canadians became more aggressive between 1994 and 2002...
  73. ncbi request reprint Thiazide diuretics for hypertension: prescribing practices and predictors of use in 194,761 elderly patients with hypertension
    Karen Tu
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 4:161-7. 2006
    ..Although several small studies have reported underuse of thiazide diuretics for elderly hypertensive patients, those factors which influence initial choice of first-line antihypertensive treatment are unknown...
  74. ncbi request reprint Do we need another protocol for assessing the validity of blood pressure measuring devices?
    Norman R C Campbell
    Blood Press Monit 7:1-2. 2002
  75. ncbi request reprint Systematic error in the determination of nocturnal blood pressure dipping status by ambulatory blood pressure monitoring
    Srinu Kammila
    Division of Nephrology, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Blood Press Monit 7:131-4. 2002
    ..This raised the possibility that patients were placing their arm on top of the pillow reducing nocturnal blood pressure readings...