Richard Henry Glazier

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Improving preventive service delivery at adult complete health check-ups: the Preventive health Evidence-based Recommendation Form (PERFORM) cluster randomized controlled trial
    Vinita Dubey
    Dept of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, ON M1C 4R7, Canada
    BMC Fam Pract 7:44. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Getting a Grip on Arthritis: an educational intervention for the diagnosis and treatment of arthritis in primary care
    Richard H Glazier
    Arthritis Community Research and Evaluation Unit ACREU, Toronto Western Research Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Rheumatol 32:137-42. 2005
  3. pmc Geographic methods for understanding and responding to disparities in mammography use in Toronto, Canada
    Richard Henry Glazier
    Inner City Health Research Unit, Department of Family and Community Medicine, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5B 1W8
    J Gen Intern Med 19:952-61. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic misclassification in Ontario's Health Care Registry
    Richard H Glazier
    Inner City Health Research Unit, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON
    Can J Public Health 94:140-3. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Patient and provider factors related to comprehensive arthritis care in a community setting in Ontario, Canada
    Richard H Glazier
    Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Rheumatol 30:1846-50. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of interventions to improve diabetes care in socially disadvantaged populations
    Richard H Glazier
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Diabetes Care 29:1675-88. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Defining needs-based urban health planning areas is feasible and desirable: a population-based approach in Toronto, Ontario
    Richard H Glazier
    Inner City Health Research Unit, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON
    Can J Public Health 96:380-4. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Neighbourhood recent immigration and hospitalization in Toronto, Canada
    Richard H Glazier
    Inner City Health Research Unit, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, ON M5B 1W8
    Can J Public Health 95:I30-4. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Inadequacy of cervical cancer screening among urban recent immigrants: a population-based study of physician and laboratory claims in Toronto, Canada
    Aisha Lofters
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Prev Med 44:536-42. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Inequity in mental health care under Canadian universal health coverage
    Leah S Steele
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 33 Russell Street, 3rd Floor Tower, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 2S1 Canada
    Psychiatr Serv 57:317-24. 2006

Detail Information

Publications54

  1. pmc Improving preventive service delivery at adult complete health check-ups: the Preventive health Evidence-based Recommendation Form (PERFORM) cluster randomized controlled trial
    Vinita Dubey
    Dept of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, ON M1C 4R7, Canada
    BMC Fam Pract 7:44. 2006
    ..To determine the effectiveness of a single checklist reminder form to improve the delivery of preventive health services at adult health check-ups in a family practice setting...
  2. ncbi request reprint Getting a Grip on Arthritis: an educational intervention for the diagnosis and treatment of arthritis in primary care
    Richard H Glazier
    Arthritis Community Research and Evaluation Unit ACREU, Toronto Western Research Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Rheumatol 32:137-42. 2005
    ..To evaluate a community-based educational intervention designed to improve the diagnosis and treatment of arthritis in primary care...
  3. pmc Geographic methods for understanding and responding to disparities in mammography use in Toronto, Canada
    Richard Henry Glazier
    Inner City Health Research Unit, Department of Family and Community Medicine, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5B 1W8
    J Gen Intern Med 19:952-61. 2004
    ..To use spatial and epidemiologic analyses to understand disparities in mammography use and to formulate interventions to increase its uptake in low-income, high-recent immigration areas in Toronto, Canada...
  4. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic misclassification in Ontario's Health Care Registry
    Richard H Glazier
    Inner City Health Research Unit, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON
    Can J Public Health 94:140-3. 2003
    ..Our purpose was to investigate the accuracy of socioeconomic classification based on addresses in Ontario's provincial health care registry...
  5. ncbi request reprint Patient and provider factors related to comprehensive arthritis care in a community setting in Ontario, Canada
    Richard H Glazier
    Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Rheumatol 30:1846-50. 2003
    ..To determine factors that correlate with recommendations for nonpharmacologic and pharmacologic interventions (comprehensive therapy) in community dwelling adults...
  6. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of interventions to improve diabetes care in socially disadvantaged populations
    Richard H Glazier
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Diabetes Care 29:1675-88. 2006
    ..To identify and synthesize evidence about the effectiveness of patient, provider, and health system interventions to improve diabetes care among socially disadvantaged populations...
  7. ncbi request reprint Defining needs-based urban health planning areas is feasible and desirable: a population-based approach in Toronto, Ontario
    Richard H Glazier
    Inner City Health Research Unit, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON
    Can J Public Health 96:380-4. 2005
    ..These areas can be used for planning and evaluating health service delivery, comparison with other Canadian urban areas and ongoing monitoring of and advocacy for equity in health...
  8. ncbi request reprint Neighbourhood recent immigration and hospitalization in Toronto, Canada
    Richard H Glazier
    Inner City Health Research Unit, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, ON M5B 1W8
    Can J Public Health 95:I30-4. 2004
    ..These findings have important implications for health care planning, delivery, and policy...
  9. ncbi request reprint Inadequacy of cervical cancer screening among urban recent immigrants: a population-based study of physician and laboratory claims in Toronto, Canada
    Aisha Lofters
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Prev Med 44:536-42. 2007
    ..Our purpose was to investigate whether socioedemographic factors are related to cervical cancer screening in Toronto, Canada...
  10. ncbi request reprint Inequity in mental health care under Canadian universal health coverage
    Leah S Steele
    Health Systems Research and Consulting Unit, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 33 Russell Street, 3rd Floor Tower, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 2S1 Canada
    Psychiatr Serv 57:317-24. 2006
    ..This study sought to determine equity in the delivery of ambulatory services from psychiatrists and family physicians for mental health problems in this setting...
  11. pmc Cardiovascular risk factor awareness in a disadvantaged inner-city population--implications for preventive strategies
    Brian M Wong
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 24:677-82. 2008
    ..Whether a deficiency in the level of awareness, a prerequisite for change, exists that contributes to this socioeconomic divide has not been well established...
  12. ncbi request reprint Measuring the effect of a large reduction in welfare payments on mental health service use in welfare-dependent neighborhoods
    Leah S Steele
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, and Inner City Health Research Unit, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, M4X 1K2, Canada
    Med Care 43:885-91. 2005
    ..Major social policy changes were implemented in Canada in the last decade with few efforts to examine their potential health effects...
  13. pmc Universal health insurance and equity in primary care and specialist office visits: a population-based study
    Richard H Glazier
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Fam Med 7:396-405. 2009
    ..We examined equity in use of physician services in Ontario, Canada, after controlling for health status using both self-reported and diagnosis-based measures...
  14. pmc The effect of patients' sex on physicians' recommendations for total knee arthroplasty
    Cornelia M Borkhoff
    Child Health Evaluative Sciences, Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario
    CMAJ 178:681-7. 2008
    ..The purpose of our study was to determine whether patients' sex affects physicians' decisions to refer a patient for, or to perform, total knee arthroplasty...
  15. ncbi request reprint Gender, income and immigration differences in depression in Canadian urban centres
    Katherine L W Smith
    Department of Public Health Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
    Can J Public Health 98:149-53. 2007
    ..Given that recent immigration is a protective factor and female gender and low income are risk factors, the aim of this study was to explore a recent immigration-low income interaction by gender...
  16. ncbi request reprint The relationship between local availability and first-time use of specialists in an arthritis population
    Eleanor Boyle
    Toronto Western Research Institute, Arthritis Community Research and Evaluation Unit, Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Toronto, ON
    Can J Public Health 97:210-3. 2006
    ..e., rheumatologists, orthopaedic surgeons and general internists) in an arthritis and rheumatism (A&R) cohort...
  17. ncbi request reprint Relationship between social inequalities and ambulatory care-sensitive hospitalizations persists for up to 9 years among children born in a major Canadian urban center
    Mohammad M Agha
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ambul Pediatr 7:258-62. 2007
    ..Our purpose was to examine socioeconomic disparities in ACS and non-ACS admissions among birth cohorts in a universal health insurance setting...
  18. pmc Age- and sex-related prevalence of diabetes mellitus among immigrants to Ontario, Canada
    Maria Isabella Creatore
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health, Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St Michael s Hospital, Universityof Toronto, Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 182:781-9. 2010
    ..We undertook a population-based study involving immigrants to Ontario, Canada, to evaluate the distribution of risk for diabetes in this population...
  19. doi request reprint A population-based nested case-control study of the costs of hip and knee replacement surgery
    Gillian A Hawker
    Department of Medicine, Women s College Hospital, 76 Grenville Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Med Care 47:732-41. 2009
    ..Studies of total joint arthroplasty (TJA) have not evaluated the costs and outcomes in the context of expected arthritis worsening...
  20. ncbi request reprint Effects of use of specialty services on disease-modifying antirheumatic drug use in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis in an insured elderly population
    Deborah Shipton
    Arthritis Community Research and Evaluation Unit, Toronto Western Research Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Med Care 42:907-13. 2004
    ..This population-based study investigates the relationship between the use of DMARDs and specialty care in an insured population...
  21. ncbi request reprint Age- and sex-specific income gradients in alcohol-related hospitalization rates in an urban area
    Stephen W Hwang
    Inner City Health Research Unit, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Epidemiol 15:56-63. 2005
    ..This study examines the effects of age and sex on the relationship between neighborhood income and alcohol-related hospitalization rates in a large urban area...
  22. pmc Does time since immigration modify neighborhood deprivation gradients in preterm birth? A multilevel analysis
    Marcelo Luis Urquia
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health, The Keenan Research Centre in the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Urban Health 88:959-76. 2011
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Multiple maternities and neighborhood income
    Marcelo Luis Urquia
    Centre for Research in Inner City Health, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    Twin Res Hum Genet 10:400-5. 2007
    ..Further studies are needed to clarify the underlying mechanisms leading to socioeconomic differences in multiple births...
  24. doi request reprint Immunization coverage among young children of urban immigrant mothers: findings from a universal health care system
    Astrid Guttmann
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ambul Pediatr 8:205-9. 2008
    ..To investigate access to effective primary health care services in children of new immigrants to Canada by assessing immunization coverage at age 2...
  25. doi request reprint From places to flows. International secondary migration and birth outcomes
    Marcelo L Urquia
    St Michael s Hospital, Centre for Research on Inner City Health, 70 Richmond St East, 4th Floor, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5C 1N8
    Soc Sci Med 71:1620-6. 2010
    ..These findings are consistent with the so-called healthy migrant effect, implying that selective migration from non-industrialised countries is associated with protective individual characteristics...
  26. pmc Neighborhood context and infant birthweight among recent immigrant mothers: a multilevel analysis
    Marcelo L Urquia
    Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Public Health 99:285-93. 2009
    ..We compared the influence of the residential environment and maternal country of origin on birthweight and low birthweight of infants born to recent immigrants to urban Ontario...
  27. ncbi request reprint Computer-assisted screening for intimate partner violence and control: a randomized trial
    Farah Ahmad
    Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Intern Med 151:93-102. 2009
    ..Intimate partner violence and control (IPVC) is prevalent and can be a serious health risk to women...
  28. doi request reprint Low rates of cervical cancer screening among urban immigrants: a population-based study in Ontario, Canada
    Aisha K Lofters
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Med Care 48:611-8. 2010
    ....
  29. pmc Association of anti-smoking legislation with rates of hospital admission for cardiovascular and respiratory conditions
    Alisa Naiman
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 182:761-7. 2010
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  30. doi request reprint Risk adjustment using administrative data-based and survey-derived methods for explaining physician utilization
    Lyn M Sibley
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Med Care 48:175-82. 2010
    ..The results of this study will support the use of administrative data for planning, reimbursement, and assessing equity of physician utilization...
  31. doi request reprint The predictors of self-rated health and the relationship between self-rated health and health service needs are similar across socioeconomic groups in Canada
    Peter M Smith
    Institute for Work and Health, Toronto, Ontario M5G 2E9, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 63:412-21. 2010
    ..To examine if there are systematic differences in the predictors of self-rated health (SRH) and to examine the relationship between SRH and health care utilization across socioeconomic groups...
  32. ncbi request reprint Birth outcomes by neighbourhood income and recent immigration in Toronto
    Marcelo L Urquia
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto
    Health Rep 18:21-30. 2007
    ..This article examines differences in birth outcomes by neighbourhood income and recent immigration for singleton live births in Toronto, Ontario...
  33. ncbi request reprint Using administrative data to measure ambulatory mental health service provision in primary care
    Leah S Steele
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Med Care 42:960-5. 2004
    ..We sought to determine the accuracy of administrative data for identifying mental health service provision in primary care...
  34. pmc A simulation study of sample size for multilevel logistic regression models
    Rahim Moineddin
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 7:34. 2007
    ..In the framework of multilevel studies an important problem is calculating an adequate sample size that generates unbiased and accurate estimates...
  35. ncbi request reprint The effect of education and income on need and willingness to undergo total joint arthroplasty
    Gillian A Hawker
    Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Arthritis Community Research and Evaluation Unit, and Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arthritis Rheum 46:3331-9. 2002
    ..However, no studies have considered the expectations or needs of the patients. Our objective was to assess the effect of education and income on the potential need for, and the willingness to consider hip and knee arthroplasty...
  36. ncbi request reprint Using publicly available directories to trace survey nonresponders and calculate adjusted response rates
    Bart J Harvey
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 158:1007-11. 2003
    ..8% to 71.2% and from 72.8% to 74.9% in the survey areas. Publicly available directories were used to successfully trace the majority of survey nonresponders, thus strengthening confidence in the survey's results...
  37. ncbi request reprint Public health measures to control the spread of the severe acute respiratory syndrome during the outbreak in Toronto
    Tomislav Svoboda
    Inner City Health Research Unit, Toronto Public Health, Toronto, Canada
    N Engl J Med 350:2352-61. 2004
    ..An understanding of the patterns of transmission and the effects on public health in relation to control measures that were taken will help health officials prepare for any future outbreaks...
  38. ncbi request reprint A prospective population-based study of the predictors of undergoing total joint arthroplasty
    Gillian A Hawker
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arthritis Rheum 54:3212-20. 2006
    ..To examine prospectively the predictors of time to total joint arthroplasty (TJA)...
  39. ncbi request reprint The impact of policy changes on the health of recent immigrants and refugees in the inner city. A qualitative study of service providers' perspectives
    Leah S Steele
    Inner City Health Research Unit, Department of Family and Community Medicine, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
    Can J Public Health 93:118-22. 2002
    ..This study explored service providers' opinions about the impact of four major policy changes on the health of recent immigrant and refugee communities in Toronto's inner city...
  40. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of aerobic exercise in adults living with HIV/AIDS: systematic review
    Kelly O'Brien
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:1659-66. 2004
    ..The objective of this systematic review was to examine the effectiveness and safety of aerobic exercise interventions on immunological/virological, cardiopulmonary, and psychological outcomes in adults living with HIV/AIDS...
  41. ncbi request reprint Urban neighborhoods, chronic stress, gender and depression
    Flora I Matheson
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 63:2604-16. 2006
    ..However, we did not find random variation in depression by gender across neighborhoods...
  42. pmc Effectiveness of the Antenatal Psychosocial Health Assessment (ALPHA) form in detecting psychosocial concerns: a randomized controlled trial
    June C Carroll
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 173:253-9. 2005
    ..We sought to determine whether health care providers using the ALPHA form detected more antenatal psychosocial concerns among pregnant women than providers practising usual prenatal care...
  43. pmc Modeling factors influencing the demand for emergency department services in Ontario: a comparison of methods
    Rahim Moineddin
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Emerg Med 11:13. 2011
    ..Additionally, we wish to investigate these trends using a series of novel regression models for count outcomes which have yet to be employed in the domain of emergency medical research...
  44. pmc International migration and adverse birth outcomes: role of ethnicity, region of origin and destination
    Marcelo Luis Urquia
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON M5C 1N8, Canada
    J Epidemiol Community Health 64:243-51. 2010
    ..This study examined whether low birth weight (LBW) and preterm birth differed between non-migrants and migrant subgroups, defined by race/ethnicity and world region of origin and destination...
  45. ncbi request reprint The weight of place: a multilevel analysis of gender, neighborhood material deprivation, and body mass index among Canadian adults
    Flora I Matheson
    Center for Research on Inner City Health, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 66:675-90. 2008
    ..Education and intervention within a public health framework remain important targets for producing healthy weight...
  46. doi request reprint Socioeconomic factors and asthma control in children
    Shannon F Cope
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatr Pulmonol 43:745-52. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the association between socioeconomic factors and asthma control in children, as defined by the Canadian Pediatric Asthma Consensus Guidelines...
  47. doi request reprint "Not everyone who needs one is going to get one'': the influence of medical brokering on patient candidacy for total joint arthroplasty
    Pamela L Hudak
    Department of Medicine, Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Med Decis Making 28:773-80. 2008
    ..To understand this discrepancy, the authors sought to explore the process by which physicians determine patient candidacy for TJA...
  48. doi request reprint Trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole-induced hyperkalemia in patients receiving inhibitors of the renin-angiotensin system: a population-based study
    Tony Antoniou
    Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Intern Med 170:1045-9. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to characterize the risk of hyperkalemia-associated hospitalization in elderly patients who were being treated with trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole along with either an ACEI or an ARB...
  49. ncbi request reprint Assessment of police calls for suicidal behavior in a concentrated urban setting
    Flora I Matheson
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health, St Michael s Hospital, and Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Psychiatr Serv 56:1606-9. 2005
    ..The study results highlight the importance of understanding changes in patterns and types of suicidal behavior to police training and preparedness...
  50. doi request reprint Patients' gender affected physicians' clinical decisions when presented with standardized patients but not for matching paper patients
    Cornelia M Borkhoff
    Centre for Global Health, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 62:527-41. 2009
    ..To compare physicians' treatment and referral decisions for total knee arthroplasty (TKA) for standardized patients with matching paper patients...
  51. doi request reprint Social disadvantage, air pollution, and asthma physician visits in Toronto, Canada
    Tara A Burra
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Environ Res 109:567-74. 2009
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Are claims of equivalency in digestive diseases trials supported by the evidence?
    Jill M Tinmouth
    Division of Gastroenterology, Inner City Health Research Unit, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario M58 1W8, Canada
    Gastroenterology 126:1700-10. 2004
    ..Our aim was to determine whether claims of equivalency in digestive diseases trials are supported by the evidence...
  53. doi request reprint International differences in asthma guidelines for children
    Shannon F Cope
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 148:265-78. 2009
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint Taking the next steps in goal ascertainment: a prospective study of patient, team, and family perspectives using a comprehensive standardized menu in a geriatric assessment and treatment unit
    Sherry R Glazier
    Providence Center, Geriatric Assessment and Treatment Unit, Regional Geriatric Program, Eastern Services, Toronto, Canada
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:284-9. 2004
    ..To examine the performance of an expanded menu of goals in a geriatric rehabilitation setting incorporating patient, family, and team perspectives...