Affiliation: University of Toronto
- Improved health or improved decision making? The ethical goals of EBMMona Gupta
Departement de Psychiatrie, Universite de Montreal, Hopital Saint Luc du CHUM, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
J Eval Clin Pract 17:957-63. 2011..This paper will conclude by arguing that this more nuanced version of EBM's ethics accurately reflects the dynamics of real clinical practice but undermines the original, perceived need for EBM...
- The 'Brain Drain' of physicians: historical antecedents to an ethical debate, c. 1960-79David Wright
History of Medicine Unit, HSC 3N10, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street West, Hamilton Ontario L8N 3Z5, Canada
Philos Ethics Humanit Med 3:24. 2008..Unlike the literature of the early 1970s, recent scholarship has focussed on a new framework of global ethics...
- [What is 'evidence' in psychiatry?]Mona Gupta
Departament of Psychiatry, University of Toronto
Vertex 21:436-43. 2010..This paper represents an initial effort to develop a defensible, broader version of psychiatric evidence...
- Ethics and evidence in psychiatric practiceMona Gupta
Department of Psychiatry, Women s College Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
Perspect Biol Med 52:276-88. 2009..The ethical principles implicit in EBM are too limited to serve as an ethical basis for psychiatry...
- Reconsidering rationality and ethics in the evidence-based medicine debate: a reply to commentatorsM Gupta
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University, Canada
J Eval Clin Pract 10:143-6. 2004
- Evidence-based medicine: ethically obligatory or ethically suspect?Mona Gupta
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University, Ontario, Canada
Evid Based Ment Health 7:96-7. 2004
- Ethics, treatment and consentM Gupta
Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Curr Opin Psychiatry 12:605-9. 1999..In particular, it identifies increasingly sophisticated conceptualizations of consent and competence, and discusses advances in the process of decision-making and informed consent to non-treatment areas within psychiatry...
- Does evidence-based medicine apply to psychiatry?Mona Gupta
Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto and Women s College Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Theor Med Bioeth 28:103-20. 2007..Psychiatry could influence EBM in return, reshaping it in ways that are more clinically useful and congruent with patients' needs...
- Impact and inequity of inpatient waiting times for advanced cardiovascular services in community hospitals across the greater Toronto areaN Singh
Rouge Valley Health System, Centenary Site, Toronto, Canada
Can J Cardiol 15:777-82. 1999....
- What's in a name? A commentary on Tonelli (2007) 'Advancing a casuistic model of clinical decision making: a response to commentators'Mona Gupta
Mental Health in Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Women s College Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
J Eval Clin Pract 13:508-9. 2007
- Treatment refusal in the involuntarily hospitalized psychiatric population: Canadian policy and practiceM Gupta
Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Med Law 20:245-65. 2001..Finally, this paper will propose that a more just policy would allow involuntary hospitalization of only those patients who are both incapable of making treatment decisions and harmful to themselves or others...
- Teaching consultation-liaison psychotherapy: assessment of adaptation to medical and surgical illnessJonathan J Hunter
Mount Sinai Hospital, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Acad Psychiatry 31:367-74. 2007..Little has been written about teaching consultation-liaison inpatient psychotherapy to residents or other trainees...
- Beyond 'evidence'. Commentary on Tonelli (2006), Integrating evidence into clinical practice: an alternative to evidence-based approaches. Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice 12, 248-256M Gupta
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
J Eval Clin Pract 12:296-8. 2006
- A critical appraisal of evidence-based medicine: some ethical considerationsM Gupta
Department of Psychiatry, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
J Eval Clin Pract 9:111-21. 2003..This paper will conclude by arguing that practitioners could strengthen the ethics of EBM by embracing a broader definition of evidence and including ethical criteria in the critical appraisal of research studies...
- Telmisartan, ramipril, or both in patients at high risk for vascular eventsSalim Yusuf
Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University and Hamilton Health Sciences, Hamilton, ON, Canada
N Engl J Med 358:1547-59. 2008..We compared the ACE inhibitor ramipril, the ARB telmisartan, and the combination of the two drugs in patients with vascular disease or high-risk diabetes...
- Double-dose versus standard-dose clopidogrel and high-dose versus low-dose aspirin in individuals undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention for acute coronary syndromes (CURRENT-OASIS 7): a randomised factorial trialShamir R Mehta
McMaster University and Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton Health Sciences, Hamilton, ON, Canada
Lancet 376:1233-43. 2010..We assessed the effect of various clopidogrel and aspirin regimens in prevention of major cardiovascular events and stent thrombosis in patients undergoing PCI...