Stewart Harris

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Affiliation: University of Western Ontario
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Clinical inertia in patients with T2DM requiring insulin in family practice
    Stewart B Harris
    Department of Family Medicine and Family Medicine Studies, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Western Ontario, London
    Can Fam Physician 56:e418-24. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Does a Patient-Managed Insulin Intensification Strategy With Insulin Glargine and Insulin Glulisine Provide Similar Glycemic Control as a Physician-Managed Strategy? Results of the START (Self-Titration With Apidra to Reach Target) Study: A Randomized Non
    Stewart B Harris
    Corresponding author Stewart B Harris
    Diabetes Care 37:604-10. 2014
  3. doi request reprint The Effect of Hypoglycemia on Health-Related Quality of Life: Canadian Results from a Multinational Time Trade-off Survey
    Stewart Harris
    Department of Family Medicine, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Can J Diabetes 38:45-52. 2014
  4. pmc Health-related quality of life associated with daytime and nocturnal hypoglycaemic events: a time trade-off survey in five countries
    Marc Evans
    Department of Diabetes, University Hospital Llandough, Llandough Hospital, Penlan Road, Cardiff, Penarth CF64 2XX, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 11:90. 2013
  5. pmc Prevalence, determinants and co-morbidities of chronic kidney disease among First Nations adults with diabetes: results from the CIRCLE study
    Roland F Dyck
    Department of Medicine, Royal University Hospital, 103 Hospital Drive, Saskatoon, SK, S7N 0W8, Canada
    BMC Nephrol 13:57. 2012
  6. pmc Can community retail pharmacist and diabetes expert support facilitate insulin initiation by family physicians? Results of the AIM@GP randomized controlled trial
    Stewart B Harris
    Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, The University of Western Ontario, 245 100 Collip Circle, London, Ontario, N6G 4X8, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:71. 2013
  7. pmc Cardiovascular disease risk profile and microvascular complications of diabetes: comparison of Indigenous cohorts with diabetes in Australia and Canada
    Louise J Maple-Brown
    Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, NT, Australia
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 11:30. 2012
  8. pmc Relationship of the metabolic syndrome to carotid ultrasound traits
    Rebecca L Pollex
    Robarts Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 4:28. 2006
  9. pmc A comparison of ultrasound measurements to assess carotid atherosclerosis development in subjects with and without type 2 diabetes
    Rebecca L Pollex
    Robarts Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 3:15. 2005
  10. pmc Association between the FTO rs9939609 polymorphism and the metabolic syndrome in a non-Caucasian multi-ethnic sample
    Salam A Al-Attar
    Vascular Biology Research Group, Robarts Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 7:5. 2008

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Publications58

  1. pmc Clinical inertia in patients with T2DM requiring insulin in family practice
    Stewart B Harris
    Department of Family Medicine and Family Medicine Studies, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Western Ontario, London
    Can Fam Physician 56:e418-24. 2010
    ..To describe the clinical status of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) in the primary care setting at insulin initiation and during follow-up, and to assess the efficacy of insulin initiation and intensification...
  2. doi request reprint Does a Patient-Managed Insulin Intensification Strategy With Insulin Glargine and Insulin Glulisine Provide Similar Glycemic Control as a Physician-Managed Strategy? Results of the START (Self-Titration With Apidra to Reach Target) Study: A Randomized Non
    Stewart B Harris
    Corresponding author Stewart B Harris
    Diabetes Care 37:604-10. 2014
    ....
  3. doi request reprint The Effect of Hypoglycemia on Health-Related Quality of Life: Canadian Results from a Multinational Time Trade-off Survey
    Stewart Harris
    Department of Family Medicine, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Can J Diabetes 38:45-52. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the impact of hypoglycemia according to severity and time of onset on health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in a Canadian population...
  4. pmc Health-related quality of life associated with daytime and nocturnal hypoglycaemic events: a time trade-off survey in five countries
    Marc Evans
    Department of Diabetes, University Hospital Llandough, Llandough Hospital, Penlan Road, Cardiff, Penarth CF64 2XX, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 11:90. 2013
    ..We examined the respective disutility associated with a single event of daytime, nocturnal, severe and non-severe hypoglycaemia...
  5. pmc Prevalence, determinants and co-morbidities of chronic kidney disease among First Nations adults with diabetes: results from the CIRCLE study
    Roland F Dyck
    Department of Medicine, Royal University Hospital, 103 Hospital Drive, Saskatoon, SK, S7N 0W8, Canada
    BMC Nephrol 13:57. 2012
    ....
  6. pmc Can community retail pharmacist and diabetes expert support facilitate insulin initiation by family physicians? Results of the AIM@GP randomized controlled trial
    Stewart B Harris
    Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, The University of Western Ontario, 245 100 Collip Circle, London, Ontario, N6G 4X8, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:71. 2013
    ..Limited evidence exists on the effectiveness of external diabetes support provided by diabetes specialists and community retail pharmacists to facilitate insulin-prescribing in family practice...
  7. pmc Cardiovascular disease risk profile and microvascular complications of diabetes: comparison of Indigenous cohorts with diabetes in Australia and Canada
    Louise J Maple-Brown
    Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, NT, Australia
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 11:30. 2012
    ..Our goal was to compare cardiovascular (CVD) risk profile and diabetes complications from three recent comprehensive studies of diabetes complications in different Indigenous populations in Australia and Canada...
  8. pmc Relationship of the metabolic syndrome to carotid ultrasound traits
    Rebecca L Pollex
    Robarts Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 4:28. 2006
    ..We evaluated two carotid ultrasound measurements, namely intima media thickness and total plaque volume, in a Canadian Oji-Cree population with a high metabolic syndrome prevalence rate...
  9. pmc A comparison of ultrasound measurements to assess carotid atherosclerosis development in subjects with and without type 2 diabetes
    Rebecca L Pollex
    Robarts Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 3:15. 2005
    ..Thus, the objective of this study was to compare the traditional intima-media thickness measurement against the novel total plaque volume measurement in analyzing carotid atherosclerosis development in individuals with type 2 diabetes...
  10. pmc Association between the FTO rs9939609 polymorphism and the metabolic syndrome in a non-Caucasian multi-ethnic sample
    Salam A Al-Attar
    Vascular Biology Research Group, Robarts Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 7:5. 2008
    ..The objective of this study is to examine whether this association extends to metabolic syndrome (MetS) and applies in non-Caucasian samples...
  11. pmc Assessing the association of the HNF1A G319S variant with C-reactive protein in Aboriginal Canadians: a population-based epidemiological study
    Sylvia H Ley
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 9:39. 2010
    ..We aimed to investigate whether CRP was mediating the association between HNF1A G319S and type 2 diabetes in an Aboriginal Canadian population with a high prevalence of diabetes...
  12. pmc Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase polymorphism 677C>T is associated with peripheral arterial disease in type 2 diabetes
    Rebecca L Pollex
    Robarts Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada
    Cardiovasc Diabetol 4:17. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate a possible role for the MTHFR 677C>T gene polymorphism with PAD in subjects with type 2 diabetes from an isolated aboriginal Canadian population...
  13. pmc Association between the -455T>C promoter polymorphism of the APOC3 gene and the metabolic syndrome in a multi-ethnic sample
    Rebecca L Pollex
    Vascular Biology Research Group, Robarts Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Med Genet 8:80. 2007
    ..The objective of this study is to examine the APOC3 -455T>C and the INSIG2 rs7566605 polymorphisms as potential genetic determinants for MetS in a multi-ethnic sample...
  14. pmc HNF1A G319S variant, active cigarette smoking and incident type 2 diabetes in Aboriginal Canadians: a population-based epidemiological study
    Sylvia H Ley
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    BMC Med Genet 12:1. 2011
    ..We aimed to investigate the association of the HNF1A G319S polymorphism with incident type 2 diabetes and to assess whether clinical risk variables for type 2 diabetes influence the association in an Aboriginal population...
  15. pmc Challenges to the provision of diabetes care in first nations communities: results from a national survey of healthcare providers in Canada
    Onil K Bhattacharyya
    Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, ON M5B 1M8, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:283. 2011
    ..Research into the unique barriers faced by healthcare providers working in on-reserve First Nations communities is essential for developing effective quality improvement strategies...
  16. doi request reprint Major gaps in diabetes clinical care among Canada's First Nations: results of the CIRCLE study
    Stewart B Harris
    Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, 245 100 Collip Circle, UWO Research Park, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario N6G 4X8, Canada
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 92:272-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this cross-sectional study was to document the clinical management of type 2 diabetes and related complications in Canada's First Nations...
  17. ncbi request reprint Teleconferenced educational detailing: diabetes education for primary care physicians
    Stewart B Harris
    Department of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 25:87-97. 2005
    ..Diabetes mellitus is an increasingly prevalent disease, and interventions to improve adherence to clinical practice guidelines (CPGs) are needed...
  18. pmc Investigating concordance in diabetes diagnosis between primary care charts (electronic medical records) and health administrative data: a retrospective cohort study
    Stewart B Harris
    Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:347. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to establish a validated electronic medical record definition for diabetes...
  19. pmc Can family physicians help patients initiate basal insulin therapy successfully?: randomized trial of patient-titrated insulin glargine compared with standard oral therapy: lessons for family practice from the Canadian INSIGHT trial
    Stewart Harris
    Department of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, University of Western Ontario, 245 100 Collip Circle, London, ON N6G 4X8
    Can Fam Physician 54:550-8. 2008
    ..To determine whether FPs could help patients implement bedtime basal insulin therapy as successfully as diabetes experts could...
  20. ncbi request reprint Glycemic control and morbidity in the Canadian primary care setting (results of the diabetes in Canada evaluation study)
    Stewart B Harris
    The University of Western Ontario, Department of Family Medicine, Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, London, Ont, Canada
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 70:90-7. 2005
    ..These results underscore the complexity of primary care management of T2DM and suggest that current treatment approaches are not intensive enough for a large proportion of patients especially those with longer duration of disease...
  21. pmc Type 2 diabetes in family practice. Room for improvement
    Stewart B Harris
    Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London
    Can Fam Physician 49:778-85. 2003
    ..To further knowledge of diabetes management in family practice. DESIGN Retrospective, observational chart audit study. SETTNG: Southwestern Ontario...
  22. pmc Lifestyle management for type 2 diabetes. Are family physicians ready and willing?
    Stewart B Harris
    Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, University of Western Ontario, Research Park, London
    Can Fam Physician 50:1235-43. 2004
    ..To determine practices and perceptions of family physicians regarding lifestyle interventions to prevent and manage type 2 diabetes (T2D)...
  23. pmc Lifestyle interventions for type 2 diabetes. Relevance for clinical practice
    Stewart B Harris
    Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London
    Can Fam Physician 49:1618-25. 2003
    ..To review evidence from literature on type 2 diabetes pertinent to physical activity and diet and lifestyle modification, and to determine the relevance of this evidence to clinical practice...
  24. doi request reprint Screen-related sedentary behaviors: children's and parents' attitudes, motivations, and practices
    Meizi He
    Public Health Research, Education and Development Program, Middlesex London Health Unit, Ontario, Canada
    J Nutr Educ Behav 42:17-25. 2010
    ..To investigate school-aged children's and parents' attitudes, social influences, and intentions toward excessive screen-related sedentary behavior (S-RSB)...
  25. pmc Nutrition and exercise prevent excess weight gain in overweight pregnant women
    Michelle F Mottola
    R Samuel McLaughlin Foundation Exercise and Pregnancy Laboratory, School of Kinesiology, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 42:265-72. 2010
    ..To determine the effect of a Nutrition and Exercise Lifestyle Intervention Program (NELIP) for overweight (OW) and obese (OB) pregnant women on pregnancy weight gain, birth weight, and maternal weight retention at 2 months postpartum...
  26. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of case-based on-line learning of evidence-based practice guidelines
    Moira Stewart
    Thames Valley Family Practice Research Unit, Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, University of Western Ontario, Canada
    Fam Med 37:131-8. 2005
    ..Traditional continuing medical education (CME) has not been successful in improving physicians'practice. This project evaluated the use of e-mail to deliver evidence-based moderated case discussions to family physicians...
  27. ncbi request reprint The role of patient, physician and systemic factors in the management of type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Judith Belle Brown
    Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, The University of Western Ontario, 100 Collip Circle, London, Ontario N6G 4X8, Canada
    Fam Pract 19:344-9. 2002
    ..Few studies have explored the contextual dimensions and subsequent interactions that contribute to a lack of adherence in the application of guidelines for diabetes management...
  28. pmc Implementing electronic health records: Key factors in primary care
    Amanda L Terry
    Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry at The University of Western Ontario in London
    Can Fam Physician 54:730-6. 2008
    ..To examine common themes about implementing and adopting electronic health record (EHR) systems that emerged from 3 separate studies of the experiences of primary health care providers and those who implement EHRs...
  29. pmc The geography of diabetes in London, Canada: the need for local level policy for prevention and management
    Jordan W Tompkins
    Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, The University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:2407-22. 2010
    ..Future endeavours must continue to identify local level trends in order to support policy development, resource planning and care for improved health outcomes and improved equity in access to care across geographic regions...
  30. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle variables, non-traditional cardiovascular risk factors, and the metabolic syndrome in an Aboriginal Canadian population
    Juan Liu
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:500-8. 2006
    ....
  31. doi request reprint Results of a mixed-methods evaluation of partnerships for health: a quality improvement initiative for diabetes care
    Stewart Harris
    The Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada and Renison University College, The University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Board Fam Med 26:711-9. 2013
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Nontraditional cardiovascular risk factors in pediatric metabolic syndrome
    Ravi Retnakaran
    Division of Endocrinology, The Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr 148:176-82. 2006
    ..To study the relationships between nontraditional cardiovascular (CV) risk factors and components of the metabolic syndrome in Native Canadian children, a population at risk of future CV disease...
  33. ncbi request reprint Pedometer-determined ambulatory activity in individuals with type 2 diabetes
    Catrine E Tudor-Locke
    The Center for Activity and Ageing, The University of Western Ontario and St Joseph s Health Center, London, Ont, Canada
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 55:191-9. 2002
    ..This study opens the door for future research and clinical applications including identifying threshold values related to important health outcomes and evaluating incremental change due to various interventions in this population...
  34. doi request reprint The effect of physician and patient education when combined with vardenafil treatment in Canadian males with erectile dysfunction: an open-label, factorial-designed, cluster-randomized clinical trial
    Gerald Brock
    University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Sex Med 5:705-15. 2008
    ..Additional education of the primary care physician (PCP) and the patient are thought to optimize the treatment of ED...
  35. doi request reprint Association of apolipoprotein B with incident type 2 diabetes in an aboriginal Canadian population
    Sylvia H Ley
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Chem 56:666-70. 2010
    ..We assessed the association of apo B with incident type 2 diabetes and compared it with traditional lipid variables as a risk predictor in aboriginal Canadians...
  36. ncbi request reprint Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma polymorphism Pro12Ala is associated with nephropathy in type 2 diabetes
    Rebecca L Pollex
    Robarts Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 5K8
    J Diabetes Complications 21:166-71. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate a possible role for the P12A PPARgamma gene polymorphism with diabetic nephropathy in an isolated aboriginal Canadian population at high risk for renal disease...
  37. pmc Recommendations from the Canadian Diabetes Association. 2003 guidelines for prevention and management of diabetes and related cardiovascular risk factors
    Stewart B Harris
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London
    Can Fam Physician 50:425-33. 2004
  38. ncbi request reprint Complications of Type 2 Diabetes Among Aboriginal Canadians: prevalence and associated risk factors
    Anthony J G Hanley
    Leadership Sinai Centre for Diabetes, Lebovic Building, Room 5 210, Mt Sinai Hospital, 600 University Ave, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1X5, Canada
    Diabetes Care 28:2054-7. 2005
  39. doi request reprint Understanding screen-related sedentary behavior and its contributing factors among school-aged children: a social-ecologic exploration
    Meizi He
    Public Health Research, Education and Development PHRED Program, Middlesex London Health Unit, London, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Health Promot 23:299-308. 2009
    ..To explore the factors that contribute to children's screen-related sedentary (S-RS) behaviors...
  40. doi request reprint Global complication rates of type 2 diabetes in Indigenous peoples: A comprehensive review
    Mariam Naqshbandi
    Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, The University of Western Ontario, Suite 245 100 Collip Circle, London, Ontario, Canada N6G 4X8
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 82:1-17. 2008
    ..The objective of this paper was to conduct a systematic review of T2DM complications in Indigenous populations worldwide...
  41. ncbi request reprint The impact of diabetes on cardiovascular risk factors and outcomes in a native Canadian population
    Stewart B Harris
    Department of Family Medicine, Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ont, Canada
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 55:165-73. 2002
    ..This trend is expected to continue unless the high rates of diabetes can be modified...
  42. ncbi request reprint Promoter polymorphism in PCK1 (phosphoenolpyruvate carboxykinase gene) associated with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Henian Cao
    Vascular Biology Research Group, Robarts Research Institute, and Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 5K8
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:898-903. 2004
    ..8 (95% confidence interval, 1.7-4.7) in a Caucasian sample. Thus, we report a promoter SNP in PCK1 that was resistant to down-regulation by insulin in vitro and was associated with type 2 DM in two independent study samples...
  43. ncbi request reprint Preliminary outcome evaluation of the First Step Program: a daily physical activity intervention for individuals with type 2 diabetes
    Catrine E Tudor-Locke
    Department of Health Studies and Gerontology, The University of Waterloo, Ont, Waterloo, Canada
    Patient Educ Couns 47:23-8. 2002
    ..6min of walking a day). Improvements in other outcomes (systolic blood pressure and waist girth) support a valid change in behavior. Although preliminary, these results warrant further investigation of such approaches...
  44. pmc Patient satisfaction and quality of care in walk-in clinics, family practices and emergency departments: the Ontario Walk-In Clinic Study
    Brian Hutchison
    Department of Family Medicine, Centre for Health Economics and Policy Analysis, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont
    CMAJ 168:977-83. 2003
    ..In this study we examined differences in patient satisfaction and quality of care for common acute conditions in walk-in clinics, family practices and emergency departments...
  45. ncbi request reprint Genes, environment and Oji-Cree type 2 diabetes
    Robert A Hegele
    Robarts Research Institute RAH, HC, London, ON, Canada
    Clin Biochem 36:163-70. 2003
    ..There is also evidence for genetic determination of related metabolic traits in the Oji-Cree...
  46. ncbi request reprint Disparate associations of a functional promoter polymorphism in PCK1 with carotid wall ultrasound traits
    Robert A Hegele
    Robarts Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada
    Stroke 36:2566-70. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that this polymorphism would be associated with carotid atherosclerosis in a sample of 150 aboriginal Canadians...
  47. ncbi request reprint Adiponectin in a native Canadian population experiencing rapid epidemiological transition
    Anthony J G Hanley
    Leadership Sinai Centre for Diabetes, Mt Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Diabetes Care 26:3219-25. 2003
    ....
  48. pmc Adipokines and incident type 2 diabetes in an Aboriginal Canadian [corrected] population: the Sandy Lake Health and Diabetes Project
    Sylvia H Ley
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Diabetes Care 31:1410-5. 2008
    ....
  49. pmc Association of vitamin D with insulin resistance and beta-cell dysfunction in subjects at risk for type 2 diabetes
    Sheena Kayaniyil
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Diabetes Care 33:1379-81. 2010
    ..To examine cross-sectional associations of serum vitamin D [25-hydroxyvitamin D, 25(OH)D] concentration with insulin resistance (IR) and beta-cell dysfunction in 712 subjects at risk for type 2 diabetes...
  50. ncbi request reprint A single nucleotide polymorphism in protein tyrosine phosphatase PTP-1B is associated with protection from diabetes or impaired glucose tolerance in Oji-Cree
    Andrea Mok
    John P Robarts Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 5K8
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:724-7. 2002
    ..These very preliminary findings suggest that genomic variation in PTP-1B is associated with a reduced risk of diabetes and are consistent with the idea that this protein is important in metabolism...
  51. ncbi request reprint Free fatty acid-mediated impairment of glucose-stimulated insulin secretion in nondiabetic Oji-Cree individuals from the Sandy Lake community of Ontario, Canada: a population at very high risk for developing type 2 diabetes
    Andre Carpentier
    Department of Medicine, University of Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada
    Diabetes 52:1485-95. 2003
    ..Whether this reflects an inherent resistance to lipotoxicity or an already-present lipotoxic effect in this population will require further study...
  52. ncbi request reprint Association of parity with risk of type 2 diabetes and related metabolic disorders
    Anthony J G Hanley
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Diabetes Care 25:690-5. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the association between parity and risk of glucose intolerance and related metabolic disorders using data from a population-based study in a Native Canadian community...
  53. ncbi request reprint Cross-sectional and prospective associations between abdominal adiposity and proinsulin concentration
    Anthony J G Hanley
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A8, Canada
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:77-83. 2002
    ..24, P = 0.03, respectively). These data highlight the detrimental effects of abdominal obesity on beta-cell function, and support the hypothesis that beta-cell dysfunction occurs early in the natural history of glucose intolerance...
  54. pmc Cigarette smoking and cardiovascular risk factors among Aboriginal Canadian youths
    Ravi Retnakaran
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 173:885-9. 2005
    ....
  55. pmc Multitherapy for diabetes
    Stewart B Harris
    CMAJ 175:1247-8. 2006
  56. ncbi request reprint A pilot school-based healthy eating and physical activity intervention improves diet, food knowledge, and self-efficacy for native Canadian children
    Brit I Saksvig
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Nutr 135:2392-8. 2005
    ..This program was associated with improved knowledge and the psychosocial factors related to healthy eating and dietary fiber intake of students in a remote First Nations community...
  57. ncbi request reprint Type 2 diabetic flow chart, 2004 update
    Stewart B Harris
    Can J Rural Med 9:263-4; author reply 264-5. 2004
  58. pmc HNF-1alpha G319S, a transactivation-deficient mutant, is associated with altered dynamics of diabetes onset in an Oji-Cree community
    Barbara L Triggs-Raine
    Department of Biochemistry and Medical Genetics, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada R3E 0W3
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99:4614-9. 2002
    ..The findings also show that HNF1A mutations can be associated with typical adult-onset insulin-resistant obesity-related diabetes in addition to maturity-onset diabetes of the young...