Simon Dagenais

Summary

Affiliation: University of Ottawa
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Systematic review of the prevalence of radiographic primary hip osteoarthritis
    Simon Dagenais
    Division of Orthopaedics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 467:623-37. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Causal assessment of occupational standing or walking and low back pain: results of a systematic review
    Darren M Roffey
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, 725 Parkdale Ave, Ottawa, ON K1Y 4E9, Canada
    Spine J 10:262-72. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Causal assessment of workplace manual handling or assisting patients and low back pain: results of a systematic review
    Darren M Roffey
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Spine J 10:639-51. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Causal assessment of occupational carrying and low back pain: results of a systematic review
    Eugene K Wai
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Ottawa, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Spine J 10:628-38. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Causal assessment of awkward occupational postures and low back pain: results of a systematic review
    Darren M Roffey
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, 725 Parkdale Ave, Ottawa, ON K1Y 4E9, Canada
    Spine J 10:89-99. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Causal assessment of occupational lifting and low back pain: results of a systematic review
    Eugene K Wai
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Spine J 10:554-66. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Causal assessment of occupational pushing or pulling and low back pain: results of a systematic review
    Darren M Roffey
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Spine J 10:544-53. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Causal assessment of occupational bending or twisting and low back pain: results of a systematic review
    Eugene K Wai
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Spine J 10:76-88. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Pilot evaluation of a multidisciplinary, medically supervised, nonsurgical weight loss program on the severity of low back pain in obese adults
    Darren M Roffey
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, University of Ottawa Spine Unit, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1Y 4E9
    Spine J 11:197-204. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Can cost utility evaluations inform decision making about interventions for low back pain?
    Simon Dagenais
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, 451 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON, K1H 8M5 Canada
    Spine J 9:944-57. 2009

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Systematic review of the prevalence of radiographic primary hip osteoarthritis
    Simon Dagenais
    Division of Orthopaedics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 467:623-37. 2009
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  2. doi request reprint Causal assessment of occupational standing or walking and low back pain: results of a systematic review
    Darren M Roffey
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, 725 Parkdale Ave, Ottawa, ON K1Y 4E9, Canada
    Spine J 10:262-72. 2010
    ..Low back pain (LBP) is a widespread musculoskeletal condition that frequently occurs in the working-age population. Numerous occupational physical activities have been implicated in its etiology...
  3. doi request reprint Causal assessment of workplace manual handling or assisting patients and low back pain: results of a systematic review
    Darren M Roffey
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Spine J 10:639-51. 2010
    ..Despite an unclear etiology, numerous physical activities are suspected of leading to LBP. Declaring a causal relationship between occupational activities and LBP remains challenging and requires a methodologically rigorous approach...
  4. doi request reprint Causal assessment of occupational carrying and low back pain: results of a systematic review
    Eugene K Wai
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Ottawa, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Spine J 10:628-38. 2010
    ..Determining the causal relationship between LBP and specific occupational activities requires a rigorous methodological approach...
  5. doi request reprint Causal assessment of awkward occupational postures and low back pain: results of a systematic review
    Darren M Roffey
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, 725 Parkdale Ave, Ottawa, ON K1Y 4E9, Canada
    Spine J 10:89-99. 2010
    ..Although numerous physical activities have been implicated in its complex etiology, determining causation remains challenging and requires a methodologically rigorous approach...
  6. ncbi request reprint Causal assessment of occupational lifting and low back pain: results of a systematic review
    Eugene K Wai
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Spine J 10:554-66. 2010
    ..Evaluating these potentially causal relationships requires a methodologically rigorous approach. Occupational repetitive and/or heavy lifting is widely thought to be a risk factor for the development of LBP...
  7. ncbi request reprint Causal assessment of occupational pushing or pulling and low back pain: results of a systematic review
    Darren M Roffey
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Spine J 10:544-53. 2010
    ..Although numerous occupational physical activities have been implicated in its etiology, determining the causation of occupational LBP still remains a challenge...
  8. doi request reprint Causal assessment of occupational bending or twisting and low back pain: results of a systematic review
    Eugene K Wai
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Spine J 10:76-88. 2010
    ..Although numerous physical activities have been implicated in its etiology, determining causation remains challenging and requires a methodologically rigorous approach...
  9. doi request reprint Pilot evaluation of a multidisciplinary, medically supervised, nonsurgical weight loss program on the severity of low back pain in obese adults
    Darren M Roffey
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, University of Ottawa Spine Unit, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1Y 4E9
    Spine J 11:197-204. 2011
    ..Low back pain (LBP) is a prevalent and costly condition. Although its etiology is largely unknown, a link to obesity is suspected, and weight loss programs are often recommended to obese patients with LBP...
  10. doi request reprint Can cost utility evaluations inform decision making about interventions for low back pain?
    Simon Dagenais
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, 451 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON, K1H 8M5 Canada
    Spine J 9:944-57. 2009
    ..Numerous interventions are routinely used, although few are supported by strong evidence. Cost utility analyses (CUAs) may be helpful to inform decision makers...
  11. pmc Potential triaging of referrals for lumbar spinal surgery consultation: a comparison of referral accuracy from pain specialists, findings from advanced imaging and a 3-item questionnaire
    David Simon
    Division of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ont
    Can J Surg 52:473-80. 2009
    ..However, most patients who are referred would not benefit from surgical care. Effective triaging of surgical candidates may reduce morbidity related to prolonged waiting times and optimize use of limited resources...
  12. doi request reprint Causal assessment of occupational sitting and low back pain: results of a systematic review
    Darren M Roffey
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Spine J 10:252-61. 2010
    ..Determining the precise causation of LBP remains difficult. Any attempt to implicate a specific occupational activity in the genesis of LBP requires a methodologically rigorous approach...
  13. doi request reprint Prevalence of nocturnal hypoglycemia in pediatric type 1 diabetes: a pilot study using continuous glucose monitoring
    Alexandra Ahmet
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr 159:297-302.e1. 2011
    ....
  14. pmc Delay in operative stabilization of spine fractures in multitrauma patients without neurologic injuries: effects on outcomes
    Hossein Pakzad
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Ottawa, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ont
    Can J Surg 54:270-6. 2011
    ..Optimal timing for surgical stabilization of the fractured spine is controversial. Early stabilization facilitates mobilization and theoretically reduces associated complications...
  15. doi request reprint Ottawa Panel evidence-based clinical practice guidelines on therapeutic massage for low back pain
    Lucie Brosseau
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Bodyw Mov Ther 16:424-55. 2012
    ..To update evidence-based clinical practice guidelines (EBCPG) on massage therapy compared to control or other treatment for adults (>18 years) suffering from acute, sub-acute and chronic low back pain (LBP)...
  16. doi request reprint The reliability of determining "leg dominant pain"
    Eugene K Wai
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Spine J 9:447-53. 2009
    ..Despite the importance of determining whether patients with lumbar spine pain have back or leg dominant pain as a predictor for success after decompression surgery, there are limited data on the reliability of methods for doing so...