P Dodek

Summary

Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Role of organisational structure in implementation of sedation protocols: a comparison of Canadian and French ICUs
    Peter Dodek
    Center for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BMJ Qual Saf 21:715-21. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Organizational and safety culture in Canadian intensive care units: relationship to size of intensive care unit and physician management model
    Peter M Dodek
    Center for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences and Division of Critical Care Medicine, Providence Health Care and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6Z 1Y6
    J Crit Care 27:11-7. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Intensive care unit admissions for community-acquired pneumonia are seasonal but are not associated with weather or reports of influenza-like illness in the community
    Peter M Dodek
    Center for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B C, Canada V6Z1Y6
    J Crit Care 26:228-33. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Structure, process, and outcome of all intensive care units within the province of British Columbia, Canada
    Peter M Dodek
    Program in Critical Care Medicine, St Paul s Hospital and University of BC, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Intensive Care Med 25:149-55. 2010
  5. doi request reprint More men than women are admitted to 9 intensive care units in British Columbia
    Peter Dodek
    Center for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, Providence Health Care, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Crit Care 24:630.e1-8. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based clinical practice guideline for the prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia
    Peter Dodek
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Ann Intern Med 141:305-13. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Mandatory reporting of "imminent" death to identify organ donors: history, controversy, and potential solutions
    Peter Dodek
    Program of Critical Care Medicine and Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 50:955-60. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Explicit approach to rounds in an ICU improves communication and satisfaction of providers
    Peter M Dodek
    Program in Critical Care Medicine, St Paul s Hospital and University of British Columbia, 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, B C, V6Z 1Y6, Canada
    Intensive Care Med 29:1584-8. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Questionable history of immediate-type hypersensitivity to penicillin in Staphylococcal endocarditis: treatment based on skin-test results vers-us empirical alternative treatment--A decision analysis
    P Dodek
    Center for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6Z 1Y6, Canada
    Clin Infect Dis 29:1251-6. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Initial management of trauma by a trauma team: effect on timeliness of care in a teaching hospital
    P Dodek
    Department of Medicine, St Paul s Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Am J Med Qual 15:3-8. 2000

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Publications32

  1. doi request reprint Role of organisational structure in implementation of sedation protocols: a comparison of Canadian and French ICUs
    Peter Dodek
    Center for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BMJ Qual Saf 21:715-21. 2012
    ..Considering these differences, the purpose of this study was to compare implementation of sedation protocols as indicated by frequency of sedation assessment and response to levels of sedation between a Canadian and a French ICU...
  2. doi request reprint Organizational and safety culture in Canadian intensive care units: relationship to size of intensive care unit and physician management model
    Peter M Dodek
    Center for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences and Division of Critical Care Medicine, Providence Health Care and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6Z 1Y6
    J Crit Care 27:11-7. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Intensive care unit admissions for community-acquired pneumonia are seasonal but are not associated with weather or reports of influenza-like illness in the community
    Peter M Dodek
    Center for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B C, Canada V6Z1Y6
    J Crit Care 26:228-33. 2011
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Structure, process, and outcome of all intensive care units within the province of British Columbia, Canada
    Peter M Dodek
    Program in Critical Care Medicine, St Paul s Hospital and University of BC, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Intensive Care Med 25:149-55. 2010
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  5. doi request reprint More men than women are admitted to 9 intensive care units in British Columbia
    Peter Dodek
    Center for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, Providence Health Care, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Crit Care 24:630.e1-8. 2009
    ..The aim of this study is to determine if more males than females are admitted to adult intensive care units (ICUs)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based clinical practice guideline for the prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia
    Peter Dodek
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Ann Intern Med 141:305-13. 2004
    ..Ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) is an important patient safety issue in critically ill patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Mandatory reporting of "imminent" death to identify organ donors: history, controversy, and potential solutions
    Peter Dodek
    Program of Critical Care Medicine and Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 50:955-60. 2003
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Explicit approach to rounds in an ICU improves communication and satisfaction of providers
    Peter M Dodek
    Program in Critical Care Medicine, St Paul s Hospital and University of British Columbia, 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, B C, V6Z 1Y6, Canada
    Intensive Care Med 29:1584-8. 2003
    ..To evaluate an explicit approach to responsibilities and reporting during bedside rounds in the intensive care unit (ICU)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Questionable history of immediate-type hypersensitivity to penicillin in Staphylococcal endocarditis: treatment based on skin-test results vers-us empirical alternative treatment--A decision analysis
    P Dodek
    Center for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6Z 1Y6, Canada
    Clin Infect Dis 29:1251-6. 1999
    ..Patients who have endocarditis due to S. aureus that is susceptible to cloxacillin and who also have a questionable history of immediate-type hypersensitivity to penicillin should be skin-tested before starting antibiotic therapy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Initial management of trauma by a trauma team: effect on timeliness of care in a teaching hospital
    P Dodek
    Department of Medicine, St Paul s Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Am J Med Qual 15:3-8. 2000
    ..We conclude that implementation of a trauma team in a teaching hospital is associated with a minimal effect on timeliness of care for admitted trauma patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Underutilization of acute care settings in a tertiary care hospital
    B Trerise
    Center for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Int J Qual Health Care 13:27-32. 2001
    ..To estimate underutilization of acute care settings in a tertiary care hospital...
  12. ncbi request reprint Intravenous insulin nomogram improves blood glucose control in the critically ill
    G Brown
    Pharmacy, St Paul s Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Crit Care Med 29:1714-9. 2001
    ..To improve control of blood glucose concentrations in critically ill patients through use of a bedside, nurse-managed, intravenous insulin nomogram...
  13. doi request reprint Introduction of a comprehensive management protocol for severe sepsis is associated with sustained improvements in timeliness of care and survival
    R MacRedmond
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:e46. 2010
    ..This study investigates the effectiveness of a comprehensive management protocol for recognition and initial treatment of severe sepsis that spans from the emergency department (ED) to the intensive care unit...
  14. ncbi request reprint Intensive care unit survivors have fewer hospital readmissions and readmission days than other hospitalized patients in British Columbia
    Sean P Keenan
    Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B C, Canada
    Crit Care Med 32:391-8. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the association between ICU admission and number of readmissions to the hospital and number of readmission days...
  15. ncbi request reprint Intensive care unit admission has minimal impact on long-term mortality
    Sean P Keenan
    Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Crit Care Med 30:501-7. 2002
    ..To measure the association between intensive care unit (ICU) admission and both hospital and long-term mortality, separate from the effect of hospital admission alone...
  16. doi request reprint The impact of prolonged continuous wakefulness on resident clinical performance in the intensive care unit: a patient simulator study
    Robert Sharpe
    Critical Care Division and Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Crit Care Med 38:766-70. 2010
    ..To evaluate the impact of prolonged continuous wakefulness on resident performance under controlled experimental conditions...
  17. ncbi request reprint Variation in length of intensive care unit stay after cardiac arrest: where you are is as important as who you are
    Sean P Keenan
    Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Crit Care Med 35:836-41. 2007
    ..To determine whether hospital site is independently associated with length of intensive care unit (ICU) stay in those patients who die in hospital after experiencing a cardiac arrest...
  18. ncbi request reprint Ventilator-associated pneumonia. Prevention, diagnosis, and therapy
    Sean P Keenan
    Royal Columbian Hospital, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada
    Crit Care Clin 18:107-25. 2002
    ..Improvements in care of patients who are at risk for or who have developed VAP will depend on the judicious application of this information for individual patients...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effect of ambient workload in the intensive care unit on mortality and time to discharge alive
    Scot A Mountain
    Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital, and the Program in Critical Care Medicine, University of British Columbia, both in Vancouver, British Columbia
    Healthc Q 12:8-14. 2009
    ..Future resource planning and studies of patient safety would benefit from a prospective analysis of these factors to define workload limits and tolerances...
  20. ncbi request reprint The efficacy and safety of glucose control algorithms in intensive care: a pilot study of the Survival Using Glucose Algorithm Regulation (SUGAR) trial
    William R Henderson
    UBC Program of Critical Care Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 119:439-46. 2009
    ..Several single center studies have attempted to demonstrate the benefit of intensive insulin therapy in critically ill patients with variable results...
  21. ncbi request reprint Length of ICU stay for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease varies among large community hospitals
    Sean P Keenan
    Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital 620B 1081 Burrard and University of British Columbia, V6Z 1Y6, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Intensive Care Med 29:590-5. 2003
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia: current practice in Canadian intensive care units
    Daren K Heyland
    Department of Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Crit Care 17:161-7. 2002
    ..To evaluate the current use of strategies to prevent ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) and to identify interventions to target for quality-improvement initiatives...
  23. pmc Pneumothorax after insertion of central venous catheters in the intensive care unit: association with month of year and week of month
    Najib T Ayas
    Program in Critical Care Medicine, Providence Health Care, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Qual Saf Health Care 16:252-5. 2007
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Adjustment of intensive care unit outcomes for severity of illness and comorbidity scores
    Monica Norena
    Center for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B C, Canada V6Z 1Y6
    J Crit Care 21:142-50. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the value of these scores as adjustment variables in statistical models of hospital mortality and hospital and ICU length of stay after adjustment for other covariates...
  25. ncbi request reprint Canadian nurses' and respiratory therapists' perspectives on withdrawal of life support in the intensive care unit
    Graeme M Rocker
    Department of Medicine, Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Center, Halifax, Nova Scotia
    J Crit Care 20:59-65. 2005
    ..To describe perspectives of nurses (RNs) and respiratory therapists (RTs) related to end-of-life care for critically ill patients...
  26. ncbi request reprint DNR directives are established early in mechanically ventilated intensive care unit patients
    Tasnim Sinuff
    Department of Medicine, McMaster University Health Sciences Center, Room 2C11, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 3Z5, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 51:1034-41. 2004
    ..Our objective was to study the rate of establishing do-not-resuscitate (DNR) directives, determinants, and outcomes of those directives for mechanically ventilated patients...
  27. ncbi request reprint Translating family satisfaction data into quality improvement
    Peter M Dodek
    Program in Critical Care Medicine and Center for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Crit Care Med 32:1922-7. 2004
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Most critically ill patients are perceived to die in comfort during withdrawal of life support: a Canadian multicentre study
    Graeme M Rocker
    Department of Medicine, Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Center, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 51:623-30. 2004
    ..Most deaths in intensive care units (ICUs) follow a withdrawal of life support (LS). Evaluation of this process including the related perspectives of grieving family members is integral to improvement of palliation in the ICU...
  29. ncbi request reprint Computerized physician order entry of diagnostic tests in an intensive care unit is associated with improved timeliness of service
    Willie Thompson
    Center for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, St Paul s Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Crit Care Med 32:1306-9. 2004
    ..To measure the effect of computerized physician order entry on timeliness of urgent laboratory and imaging tests...
  30. ncbi request reprint Family satisfaction with care in the intensive care unit: results of a multiple center study
    Daren K Heyland
    Departments of Medicine, Kingston General Hospital, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Crit Care Med 30:1413-8. 2002
    ..To determine the level of satisfaction of family members with the care that they and their critically ill relative received...
  31. ncbi request reprint Dying in the ICU: perspectives of family members
    Daren K Heyland
    Department of Medicine, Kingston General Hospital, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Chest 124:392-7. 2003
    ..To describe the perspectives of family members to the care provided to critically ill patients who died in the ICU...
  32. ncbi request reprint Decision-making in the ICU: perspectives of the substitute decision-maker
    Daren K Heyland
    Department of Medicine, Angada 3, Kingston General Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    Intensive Care Med 29:75-82. 2003
    ..To describe the substitute decision-makers' perspectives related to decision-making in the intensive care unit (ICU) and to determine those variables associated with their overall satisfaction with decision-making...