Shanil Ebrahim

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Systematic review and network meta-analysis of interventions for fibromyalgia: a protocol
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Anesthesia, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario, L8S 4K1, Canada
    Syst Rev 2:18. 2013
  2. pmc Evaluating patient values and preferences for thromboprophylaxis decision making during pregnancy: a study protocol
    Pablo Alonso-Coello
    Iberoamerican Cochrane Centre, CIBERESP IIB Sant Pau, Barcelona, 08041, Spain
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:40. 2012
  3. pmc Association of psychotherapy with disability benefit claim closure among patients disabled due to depression
    Shanil Ebrahim
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e67162. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Managing moral hazard in motor vehicle accident insurance claims
    Shanil Ebrahim
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, HHC 2C, 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON L8S 4K1, Canada
    J Public Health Policy 34:320-9. 2013
  5. pmc Effectiveness of cognitive behavioral therapy for depression in patients receiving disability benefits: a systematic review and individual patient data meta-analysis
    Shanil Ebrahim
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e50202. 2012
  6. pmc Correcting and interpreting the effect of cognitive therapy versus exposure in anxiety disorders
    Shanil Ebrahim
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Psychiatry 12:202. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of splint therapy in patients with temporomandibular disorders: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Shanil Ebrahim
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, 1280 Main St, West Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, L8S 4K1
    J Am Dent Assoc 143:847-57. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Addressing continuous data for participants excluded from trial analysis: a guide for systematic reviewers
    Shanil Ebrahim
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, 1200 Main St West, Hamilton, Canada, L8S 4K1
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:1014-1021.e1. 2013
  9. pmc Opioids for chronic non-cancer pain: a protocol for a systematic review of randomized controlled trials
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Anesthesia, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    Syst Rev 2:66. 2013
  10. pmc Addressing dichotomous data for participants excluded from trial analysis: a guide for systematic reviewers
    Elie A Akl
    Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    PLoS ONE 8:e57132. 2013

Collaborators

  • Jason W Busse
  • L Esther de Graaf
  • Stephen Birch
  • Elie A Akl
  • Gordon H Guyatt
  • Pablo Alonso-Coello
  • Aria Fallah
  • Ignacio Neumann
  • Neera Bhatnagar
  • Mohit Bhandari
  • Matthias Briel
  • Deborah J Cook
  • Bradley C Johnston
  • O Carter Snead
  • Alireza Mansouri
  • Stephen D Walter
  • Jianxiang Liao
  • George M Ibrahim
  • Shuli Liang
  • Abhaya V Kulkarni
  • James T Rutka
  • Laura Banfield
  • Deven Reddy
  • Federica Teutonico
  • Kari A O Tikkinen
  • Mark H Eckman
  • Sarah D McDonald
  • Shannon M Bates

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc Systematic review and network meta-analysis of interventions for fibromyalgia: a protocol
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Anesthesia, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario, L8S 4K1, Canada
    Syst Rev 2:18. 2013
    ..No review has evaluated all interventional studies for fibromyalgia, which limits attempts to make inferences regarding the relative effectiveness of treatments...
  2. pmc Evaluating patient values and preferences for thromboprophylaxis decision making during pregnancy: a study protocol
    Pablo Alonso-Coello
    Iberoamerican Cochrane Centre, CIBERESP IIB Sant Pau, Barcelona, 08041, Spain
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:40. 2012
    ..The values and treatment preferences of pregnant women, crucial when making recommendations for prophylaxis, are currently unknown. The objective of this study is to address this gap in knowledge...
  3. pmc Association of psychotherapy with disability benefit claim closure among patients disabled due to depression
    Shanil Ebrahim
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e67162. 2013
    ..No studies have explored the association between the provision of psychotherapy for depression and time to claim closure...
  4. doi request reprint Managing moral hazard in motor vehicle accident insurance claims
    Shanil Ebrahim
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, HHC 2C, 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON L8S 4K1, Canada
    J Public Health Policy 34:320-9. 2013
    ..These findings suggest that high threshold no-fault or pure no-fault compensation systems may be associated with improved outcomes for patients and reduced moral hazard...
  5. pmc Effectiveness of cognitive behavioral therapy for depression in patients receiving disability benefits: a systematic review and individual patient data meta-analysis
    Shanil Ebrahim
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e50202. 2012
    ....
  6. pmc Correcting and interpreting the effect of cognitive therapy versus exposure in anxiety disorders
    Shanil Ebrahim
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Psychiatry 12:202. 2012
    ..For PTSD, the SMD (95% CI) for short-term outcomes was -0.13 (-0.36, 0.11) and 0.05 (-0.22, 0.32) for long-term outcomes. However, correcting the errors did not change the interpretation of the findings considerably...
  7. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of splint therapy in patients with temporomandibular disorders: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Shanil Ebrahim
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, 1280 Main St, West Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, L8S 4K1
    J Am Dent Assoc 143:847-57. 2012
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Addressing continuous data for participants excluded from trial analysis: a guide for systematic reviewers
    Shanil Ebrahim
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, 1200 Main St West, Hamilton, Canada, L8S 4K1
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:1014-1021.e1. 2013
    ..No methods directly address the impact of missing participant data for continuous outcomes in systematic reviews on risk of bias...
  9. pmc Opioids for chronic non-cancer pain: a protocol for a systematic review of randomized controlled trials
    Jason W Busse
    Department of Anesthesia, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    Syst Rev 2:66. 2013
    ..We propose to conduct a systematic review and meta-analysis to summarize the evidence for using opioids in the treatment of CNCP and the risk of associated adverse events...
  10. pmc Addressing dichotomous data for participants excluded from trial analysis: a guide for systematic reviewers
    Elie A Akl
    Department of Internal Medicine, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    PLoS ONE 8:e57132. 2013
    ..Systematic reviewer authors intending to include all randomized participants in their meta-analyses need to make assumptions about the outcomes of participants with missing data...
  11. pmc Predictors of seizure outcomes in children with tuberous sclerosis complex and intractable epilepsy undergoing resective epilepsy surgery: an individual participant data meta-analysis
    Aria Fallah
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e53565. 2013
    ..To perform a systematic review and individual participant data meta-analysis to identify preoperative factors associated with a good seizure outcome in children with Tuberous Sclerosis Complex undergoing resective epilepsy surgery...
  12. doi request reprint Adaptive behavior, functional outcomes, and quality of life outcomes of children requiring urgent ICU admission
    Shanil Ebrahim
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 14:10-8. 2013
    ..To describe the adaptive behavior and functional outcomes, and health-related quality of life of children who were urgently admitted to the ICU...