P R Fortin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Timing of total joint replacement affects clinical outcomes among patients with osteoarthritis of the hip or knee
    Paul R Fortin
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arthritis Rheum 46:3327-30. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Do lupus disease activity measures detect clinically important change?
    P R Fortin
    McGill University Health Center, Department of Medicine, Montreal General Hospital Research Institute, Quebec, Canada
    J Rheumatol 27:1421-8. 2000
  3. doi request reprint Evolution of disease burden over five years in a multicenter inception systemic lupus erythematosus cohort
    M B Urowitz
    Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 64:132-7. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint An international perspective on the well being and health care costs for patients with systemic lupus erythematosus. Tri-Nation Study Group
    A E Clarke
    Department of Medicine, Montreal General Hospital, McGill University, Quebec, Canada
    J Rheumatol 26:1500-11. 1999
  5. doi request reprint Autoantibodies as biomarkers for the prediction of neuropsychiatric events in systemic lupus erythematosus
    J G Hanly
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre and Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:1726-32. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint The relationship between health status, social support and satisfaction with medical care among patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    D Da Costa
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, The Montreal General Hospital, McGill University, Quebec, Canada
    Int J Qual Health Care 11:201-7. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Determinants of health status in fibromyalgia: a comparative study with systemic lupus erythematosus
    D Da Costa
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, The Montreal General Hospital, Quebec, Canada
    J Rheumatol 27:365-72. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Mortality in systemic lupus erythematosus
    S Bernatsky
    Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Arthritis Rheum 54:2550-7. 2006
  9. pmc Atherosclerotic vascular events in a multinational inception cohort of systemic lupus erythematosus
    M B Urowitz
    Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:881-7. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Living with lupus: a prospective pan-Canadian study
    P L Dobkin
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Montreal General Hospital Research Institute, Quebec, Canada
    J Rheumatol 28:2442-8. 2001

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  1. ncbi request reprint Timing of total joint replacement affects clinical outcomes among patients with osteoarthritis of the hip or knee
    Paul R Fortin
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arthritis Rheum 46:3327-30. 2002
    ..To determine the predictors of outcome in patients with osteoarthritis 2 years after receiving total hip or knee replacement...
  2. ncbi request reprint Do lupus disease activity measures detect clinically important change?
    P R Fortin
    McGill University Health Center, Department of Medicine, Montreal General Hospital Research Institute, Quebec, Canada
    J Rheumatol 27:1421-8. 2000
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Evolution of disease burden over five years in a multicenter inception systemic lupus erythematosus cohort
    M B Urowitz
    Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 64:132-7. 2012
    ..We describe disease activity, damage, and the accrual of key autoantibodies in an inception systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) cohort...
  4. ncbi request reprint An international perspective on the well being and health care costs for patients with systemic lupus erythematosus. Tri-Nation Study Group
    A E Clarke
    Department of Medicine, Montreal General Hospital, McGill University, Quebec, Canada
    J Rheumatol 26:1500-11. 1999
    ..To compare health care expenditure and health status for patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) between nations with distinct mechanisms for funding and delivering health care services...
  5. doi request reprint Autoantibodies as biomarkers for the prediction of neuropsychiatric events in systemic lupus erythematosus
    J G Hanly
    Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre and Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:1726-32. 2011
    ..This study examined a disease inception cohort of 1047 SLE patients to determine which autoantibodies at enrolment predicted subsequent neuropsychiatric events...
  6. ncbi request reprint The relationship between health status, social support and satisfaction with medical care among patients with systemic lupus erythematosus
    D Da Costa
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, The Montreal General Hospital, McGill University, Quebec, Canada
    Int J Qual Health Care 11:201-7. 1999
    ..To examine the effect of physical and mental health status and social support on patient satisfaction with health care in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Determinants of health status in fibromyalgia: a comparative study with systemic lupus erythematosus
    D Da Costa
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, The Montreal General Hospital, Quebec, Canada
    J Rheumatol 27:365-72. 2000
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Mortality in systemic lupus erythematosus
    S Bernatsky
    Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Arthritis Rheum 54:2550-7. 2006
    ..To examine mortality rates in the largest systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) cohort ever assembled...
  9. pmc Atherosclerotic vascular events in a multinational inception cohort of systemic lupus erythematosus
    M B Urowitz
    Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:881-7. 2010
    ..To describe vascular events during an 8-year followup in a multicenter systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) inception cohort and their attribution to atherosclerosis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Living with lupus: a prospective pan-Canadian study
    P L Dobkin
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Montreal General Hospital Research Institute, Quebec, Canada
    J Rheumatol 28:2442-8. 2001
    ..To portray life with lupus for women affected by this disease and to identify predictors of fatigue, a common symptom that compromises patients' quality of life...
  11. ncbi request reprint Lung cancer in systemic lupus erythematosus
    J Bin
    McGill University Health Center MUHC, Department of Medicine, Montreal, QC, Canada, and University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Lung Cancer 56:303-6. 2007
    ..Our objective was to provide a brief report of the lung cancer cases from an SLE cohort, with respect to demographics, histology, and exposures to smoking and immunosuppressive medications...
  12. ncbi request reprint Underestimating the value of women: assessing the indirect costs of women with systemic lupus erythematosus. Tri-Nation Study Group
    A E Clarke
    Department of Medicine, Montreal General Hospital, Quebec, Canada
    J Rheumatol 27:2597-604. 2000
    ..We compared indirect costs incurred by women with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), a prototypical women's disease, calculated under varying assumptions for the value of diminished labor market and non-labor market activity...
  13. ncbi request reprint Burden of autoantibodies and association with disease activity and damage in systemic lupus erythematosus
    Z Touma
    University of Toronto Lupus Clinic and the Centre for Prognosis Studies in the Rheumatic Diseases, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 28:525-31. 2010
    ..To determine whether immunological burden of autoantibodies as reflected by the number of cumulative antibodies present at inception and after 3 and 5 years is associated with or predicts subsequent disease activity and damage in lupus...
  14. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of lupus anticoagulant activity by hexagonal phase phosphatidylethanolamine in the presence of prothrombin
    J Rauch
    Department of Medicine, The Montreal General Hospital Research Institute, McGill University, Quebec, Canada
    Thromb Haemost 80:936-41. 1998
    ..These data indicate that, for certain lupus anticoagulant antibodies, inhibition by hexagonal (II) phase PE is dependent on prothrombin, suggesting that these antibodies recognize a complex of PE and prothrombin...
  15. ncbi request reprint Mortality related to cerebrovascular disease in systemic lupus erythematosus
    S Bernatsky
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Lupus 15:835-9. 2006
    ..In view of the paucity of large-scale studies of mortality attributed to neuropsychiatric outcomes in SLE, our findings highlight the need for additional research in large SLE cohorts...
  16. ncbi request reprint Systemic lupus erythematosus, a disease associated with low levels of clusterin/apoJ, an antiinflammatory protein
    M M Newkirk
    Department of Medicine, The Montreal General Hospital Research Institute, McGill University, Quebec, Canada
    J Rheumatol 26:597-603. 1999
    ..To measure the serum levels of clusterin, an antiinflammatory protein, which binds and inactivates complement, in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) to determine whether the levels correlate with disease...
  17. ncbi request reprint The relationship between health related quality of life and disease activity and damage in systemic lupus erythematosus
    C Wang
    McGill University Health Centre, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Rheumatol 28:525-32. 2001
    ..EQ-5D is a valid instrument for the measure of health related quality of life in SLE...
  18. ncbi request reprint An international cohort study of cancer in systemic lupus erythematosus
    S Bernatsky
    Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Arthritis Rheum 52:1481-90. 2005
    ..The present study was undertaken to ascertain the incidence of cancer in SLE patients, compared with that in the general population...
  19. doi request reprint Lack of association between the interferon-alpha signature and longitudinal changes in disease activity in systemic lupus erythematosus
    C Landolt-Marticorena
    Arthritis Centre of Excellence, Division of Genetics and Development, Toronto Western Hospital Research Institute, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2S8, Canada
    Ann Rheum Dis 68:1440-6. 2009
    ..To study the longitudinal expression of interferon (IFN)-inducible genes in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and determine their suitability as disease biomarkers...
  20. ncbi request reprint Adaptation and validation of the rheumatoid arthritis quality of life scale for use in Canada
    C Neville
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Rheumatol 28:1505-10. 2001
    ..The psychometric quality of the adapted questionnaires means they are suitable for inclusion in clinical trials involving patients with RA...
  21. doi request reprint A targeted association study in systemic lupus erythematosus identifies multiple susceptibility alleles
    M L Budarf
    Research Center, Montreal Heart Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Genes Immun 12:51-8. 2011
    ..This study confirms the existence of multiple genetic risk factors for SLE, and supports the notion that some risk factors for SLE are shared with other inflammatory disorders...
  22. ncbi request reprint The systemic lupus erythematosus Tri-nation Study: absence of a link between health resource use and health outcome
    A E Clarke
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Department of Medicine McGill University Health Centre, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 43:1016-24. 2004
    ..Health consumption and health status in SLE in three countries with different health funding structures were compared...
  23. pmc The persistence of anticardiolipin antibodies is associated with an increased risk of the presence of lupus anticoagulant and anti-beta2-glycoprotein I antibodies
    C Neville
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Montreal General Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 45:1116-20. 2006
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Patients with systemic autoimmune diseases could not distinguish comorbidities from their index disease
    Marie Hudson
    McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 61:654-62. 2008
    ..To assess the construct validity of the Self-Administered Comorbidity Questionnaire (SCQ) in patients with systemic sclerosis (SSc) and systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)...
  25. ncbi request reprint The importance of patient expectations in predicting functional outcomes after total joint arthroplasty
    Nizar N Mahomed
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Toronto Western Hospital, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Rheumatol 29:1273-9. 2002
    ..Multivariate regression models were used to evaluate the impact of expectations on outcomes...
  26. ncbi request reprint "What do you expect? You're just getting older": A comparison of perceived osteoarthritis-related and aging-related health experiences in middle- and older-age adults
    Monique A M Gignac
    Division of Outcomes and Health Care Research, Arthritis Community Research and Evaluation Unit, Toronto Western Research Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arthritis Rheum 55:905-12. 2006
    ..Similarities and differences in health changes, the meaning of these changes, and their impact were examined...
  27. pmc Thromboembolic risk in patients with high titre anticardiolipin and multiple antiphospholipid antibodies
    Carolyn Neville
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, The Montreal General Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Thromb Haemost 90:108-15. 2003
    ..5 [0.93-2.3] for ATE and 1.7 [1.1-2.5] for VTE. These results indicate that increased titres of aCL and multiple aPL were associated with an increased risk of a previous thrombotic event...
  28. pmc Antiphospholipid antibodies and thrombosis: association with acquired activated protein C resistance in venous thrombosis and with hyperhomocysteinemia in arterial thrombosis
    Jeannine Kassis
    Department of Hematology, Hopital Maisonneuve Rosemont, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Thromb Haemost 92:1312-9. 2004
    ..37) for arterial thrombosis compared to those with neither risk factor. In conclusion, APCR phenotype and hyperhomocysteinemia are associated with a higher risk of venous and arterial thrombosis, respectively, in the presence of aPL...
  29. ncbi request reprint Determinants of discordance between patients and physicians in their assessment of lupus disease activity
    Jim C Yen
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, The McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Rheumatol 30:1967-76. 2003
    ..We evaluated different methods for quantifying patient-physician discordance and identified factors associated with discordance in the assessment of lupus disease activity...
  30. pmc The presence of multiple prothrombotic risk factors is associated with a higher risk of thrombosis in individuals with anticardiolipin antibodies
    Marie Hudson
    Division of Rheumatology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Rheumatol 30:2385-91. 2003
    ....