Russell Hull

Summary

Affiliation: University of Calgary
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary vascular disease
    Graham F Pineo
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 8:357-9. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Extended-duration thromboprophylaxis in acutely ill medical patients with recent reduced mobility: methodology for the EXCLAIM study
    Russell D Hull
    Thrombosis Research Unit, Foothills Hospital, University of Calgary, Room 601 South Tower, 1403 29th Street NW, Calgary, T2N 2T9, Alberta, Canada
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 22:31-8. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Uptake of new treatment strategies for deep vein thrombosis: an international audit
    Drahomir A Aujesky
    University of Lausanne
    Int J Qual Health Care 16:193-200. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Long-term low-molecular-weight heparin versus usual care in proximal-vein thrombosis patients with cancer
    Russell D Hull
    University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta, Canada
    Am J Med 119:1062-72. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Self-managed long-term low-molecular-weight heparin therapy: the balance of benefits and harms
    Russell D Hull
    University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Am J Med 120:72-82. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Benefit-to-harm ratio of thromboprophylaxis for patients undergoing major orthopaedic surgery. A systematic review
    Russell D Hull
    Russell D Hull, Thrombosis Research Unit, University of Calgary, Foothills Hospital, Room 906 South Tower, 1403 29th Street NW, Calgary, AB T2N 2T9, Canada, Tel 1 403 944 8047, Fax 1 403 270 7891, E mail
    Thromb Haemost 111:199-212. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Venous thromboembolism in elderly high-risk medical patients: time course of events and influence of risk factors
    Russell D Hull
    Department of Medicine, Thrombosis Research Unit, University of Calgary, Canada
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 19:357-62. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Relevance of immobility and importance of risk assessment management for medically ill patients
    Russell D Hull
    Thrombosis Research Unit, University of Calgary, Foothills Hospital, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 19:268-76. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Long-term treatment of deep-vein thrombosis with low-molecular-weight heparin: an update of the evidence
    Russell D Hull
    University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive Northwest, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4, Canada
    Thromb Haemost 110:14-22. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Value of patient self-assessment in the diagnosis and monitoring of post-thrombotic syndrome: the Patient-Tracked Symptoms questionnaire
    Russell Hull
    University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 18:345-50. 2012

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Publications57

  1. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary vascular disease
    Graham F Pineo
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 8:357-9. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Extended-duration thromboprophylaxis in acutely ill medical patients with recent reduced mobility: methodology for the EXCLAIM study
    Russell D Hull
    Thrombosis Research Unit, Foothills Hospital, University of Calgary, Room 601 South Tower, 1403 29th Street NW, Calgary, T2N 2T9, Alberta, Canada
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 22:31-8. 2006
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Uptake of new treatment strategies for deep vein thrombosis: an international audit
    Drahomir A Aujesky
    University of Lausanne
    Int J Qual Health Care 16:193-200. 2004
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Long-term low-molecular-weight heparin versus usual care in proximal-vein thrombosis patients with cancer
    Russell D Hull
    University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta, Canada
    Am J Med 119:1062-72. 2006
    ..Low-molecular-weight heparin, body-weight adjusted, avoids anticoagulant monitoring and has been shown to be more effective than vitamin-K-antagonist therapy...
  5. ncbi request reprint Self-managed long-term low-molecular-weight heparin therapy: the balance of benefits and harms
    Russell D Hull
    University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Am J Med 120:72-82. 2007
    ..We evaluated the effectiveness and safety of long-term LMWH compared with vitamin K antagonist therapy in a broad spectrum of patients with proximal vein thrombosis...
  6. doi request reprint Benefit-to-harm ratio of thromboprophylaxis for patients undergoing major orthopaedic surgery. A systematic review
    Russell D Hull
    Russell D Hull, Thrombosis Research Unit, University of Calgary, Foothills Hospital, Room 906 South Tower, 1403 29th Street NW, Calgary, AB T2N 2T9, Canada, Tel 1 403 944 8047, Fax 1 403 270 7891, E mail
    Thromb Haemost 111:199-212. 2014
    ..Variations in the definitions of major bleeding may change the benefit-to-harm ratio and subsequently affect its interpretation. Clinical trials should attempt to improve the consistency of major bleeding reporting...
  7. doi request reprint Venous thromboembolism in elderly high-risk medical patients: time course of events and influence of risk factors
    Russell D Hull
    Department of Medicine, Thrombosis Research Unit, University of Calgary, Canada
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 19:357-62. 2013
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Relevance of immobility and importance of risk assessment management for medically ill patients
    Russell D Hull
    Thrombosis Research Unit, University of Calgary, Foothills Hospital, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 19:268-76. 2013
    ..Physicians are recommended to consider the use of extended-duration thromboprophylaxis based on individual risk assessment management (RAM) and balance of benefit and harm...
  9. doi request reprint Long-term treatment of deep-vein thrombosis with low-molecular-weight heparin: an update of the evidence
    Russell D Hull
    University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive Northwest, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4, Canada
    Thromb Haemost 110:14-22. 2013
    ..Given the limited treatment options available for PTS, this suggests that LMWHs provide a useful therapeutic option in any patient particularly at risk of developing PTS. ..
  10. doi request reprint Value of patient self-assessment in the diagnosis and monitoring of post-thrombotic syndrome: the Patient-Tracked Symptoms questionnaire
    Russell Hull
    University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 18:345-50. 2012
    ..The Patient-Tracked Symptoms questionnaire could help clinicians to recognize the PTS early, enabling them to initiate treatment promptly...
  11. doi request reprint Treatment of pulmonary embolism: The use of low-molecular-weight heparin in the inpatient and outpatient settings
    Russell D Hull
    Thrombosis Research Unit, 601 South Tower Foothills Hospital, 1403 29 Street NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 2T9
    Thromb Haemost 99:502-10. 2008
    ..Further data are needed to support an evidence-based recommendation for the use of LMWH in the outpatient treatment of PE...
  12. doi request reprint State-of-the-art review: Assessing the safety profiles of new anticoagulants for major orthopedic surgery thromboprophylaxis
    Russell D Hull
    Thrombosis Research Unit, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 15:377-88. 2009
    ..Concern among surgeons about the risks for bleeding may result in suboptimal use of thrombophylaxis...
  13. doi request reprint Home therapy of venous thrombosis with long-term LMWH versus usual care: patient satisfaction and post-thrombotic syndrome
    Russell D Hull
    University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Am J Med 122:762-769.e3. 2009
    ..Home-LITE compared long-term treatment at home with tinzaparin or usual care in terms of efficacy, safety, patients' treatment satisfaction, incidence of post-thrombotic syndrome, and associated venous leg ulcers...
  14. doi request reprint Oral antithrombotic inhibitors: dabigatran etexilate, meeting an unmet need?
    Russell Hull
    Thrombosis Research Unit, Foothills Hospital, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 15:5S-8S. 2009
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Extended-duration venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in acutely ill medical patients with recently reduced mobility: a randomized trial
    Russell D Hull
    ThrombosisResearch Unit, University of Calgary, Foothills Hospital, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Ann Intern Med 153:8-18. 2010
    ..Extended-duration low-molecular-weight heparin has been shown to prevent venous thromboembolism (VTE) in high-risk surgical patients...
  16. doi request reprint Long-term low-molecular-weight heparin and the post-thrombotic syndrome: a systematic review
    Russell D Hull
    University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Med 124:756-65. 2011
    ..This systematic review examined whether long-term treatment of deep vein thrombosis using low-molecular-weight heparin, rather than oral anticoagulation, reduces development of post-thrombotic syndrome...
  17. ncbi request reprint Tinzaparin in the treatment of venous thromboembolism
    Graham F Pineo
    Thrombosis Research Unit, 601 South Tower Foothills Hospital, 1403 1429 Street NW, Calgary, Alberta, T2N 2T9, Canada
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 4:2355-62. 2003
    ..Tinzaparin can safely be given to patients with significant renal impairment (creatinine clearance of > or = 20 ml/min) and the dose of tinzaparin does not need to be altered in patients with a body mass index of > 25...
  18. ncbi request reprint Low-molecular-weight heparin for the treatment of venous thromboembolism in the elderly
    Graham F Pineo
    University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 11:15-23. 2005
    ..Long-term use of low-molecular-weight heparin is an alternative to the use of oral anticoagulant therapy, particularly in patients with cancer or recurrent venous thromboembolism...
  19. ncbi request reprint Vitamin K antagonists and direct thrombin inhibitors: present and future
    Graham F Pineo
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Foothills Hospital, 601 South Tower, 1403 29 Street Norhtwest, Calgary, AB T2N 2T9, Canada
    Hematol Oncol Clin North Am 19:69-85, vi. 2005
    ..The future role of the oral direct thrombin inhibitor ximelagatran also is reviewed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Coumarin therapy in thrombosis
    Graham Pineo
    Foothills Hospital, 601 South Tower, 1403 29 Street, NW, Calgary, Alberta T29 2T9, Canada
    Hematol Oncol Clin North Am 17:201-16, viii. 2003
    ..This article reviews the pharmacology of warfarin sodium, the most commonly used oral anticoagulant in North America, and discusses practical aspects of the use of this agent in thrombotic disorder management...
  21. ncbi request reprint Heparin and low-molecular-weight heparin therapy for venous thromboembolism: will unfractionated heparin survive?
    Russell D Hull
    University of Calgary and Thrombosis Research Unit, Foothills Hospital, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Semin Thromb Hemost 30:11-23. 2004
    ..Although unfractionated heparin may survive as a treatment option for acute VTE, its use has been largely supplanted by LMWH...
  22. ncbi request reprint Quantitative assessment of thrombus burden predicts the outcome of treatment for venous thrombosis: a systematic review
    Russell D Hull
    Thrombosis Research Unit, 601 South Tower, Foothills Hospital, 1403 29th Street NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 2T9
    Am J Med 118:456-64. 2005
    ..The validity of this objective measure is yet to be established...
  23. ncbi request reprint Dalteparin: pharmacological properties and clinical efficacy in the prophylaxis and treatment of thromboembolic diseases
    Graham F Pineo
    University of Calgary, Thrombosis Research Unit, Foothills Hospital, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Eur J Med Res 9:215-24. 2004
    ..Based on data from the randomised clinical trials, dalteparin has been approved internationally for a wide spectrum of clinical indications...
  24. pmc Venous thromboembolism in cirrhosis: a review of the literature
    Michelle Buresi
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Calgary, Alberta
    Can J Gastroenterol 26:905-8. 2012
    ..Finally, the available evidence is assessed for prophylaxis and therapy of VTE in chronic liver disease, and the role it may play in decreasing clinical decompensation and improving survival...
  25. ncbi request reprint Venous thromboembolism in pregnancy: 21-year trends
    Paul D Stein
    University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, USA
    Am J Med 117:121-5. 2004
  26. doi request reprint Economic and practical aspects of thromboprophylaxis with unfractionated and low-molecular-weight heparins in hospitalized medical patients
    Graham F Pineo
    From the University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 15:489-500. 2009
    ..These clinical advantages could translate to improved patient adherence to therapy and provide economic benefits, where LMWHs are more cost-effective compared with UFH...
  27. ncbi request reprint Thromboprophylaxis in knee arthroscopy patients: revisiting values and preferences
    Russell D Hull
    Ann Intern Med 149:137-9. 2008
  28. doi request reprint Disorders of pulmonary circulation
    Graham F Pineo
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 14:365-8. 2008
  29. ncbi request reprint Venous thromboembolism according to age: the impact of an aging population
    Paul D Stein
    Department of Research, St Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital, Pontiac, Mich 48341 3244, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:2260-5. 2004
    ..In this study we sought to determine trends in the diagnosis of deep venous thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE) in the elderly as well as the use of diagnostic tests...
  30. ncbi request reprint Venous thromboembolic disease: comparison of the diagnostic process in blacks and whites
    Paul D Stein
    Research Department, St Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital, Pontiac, MI 48341 2985, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1843-8. 2003
    ..There has been concern that a disproportionate use of some health services exists among races. Whether this applies to patients with pulmonary embolism (PE) or deep venous thrombosis (DVT) has not been determined...
  31. ncbi request reprint Venous thromboembolic disease: comparison of the diagnostic process in men and women
    Paul D Stein
    Department of Research, St Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital, Pontiac, Michigan, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1689-94. 2003
    ..There has been concern that women may be limited to fewer major diagnostic tests than men. Whether this applies to patients with pulmonary embolism (PE) or deep venous thrombosis (DVT) has not been determined...
  32. ncbi request reprint Tracking the uptake of evidence: two decades of hospital practice trends for diagnosing deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism
    Paul D Stein
    St Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital, 44555 Woodward Avenue, Suite 107, Pontiac, MI 48341 2985, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1213-9. 2003
    ..To assess whether these advances correlate with clinical practice, we analyzed 21-year trends in diagnostic testing for patients with venous thromboembolism...
  33. ncbi request reprint Reporting the NAFT major bleeding rates in context: reviewers should include site investigator-classified rates
    Russell D Hull
    Arch Intern Med 163:369; author reply 369. 2003
  34. ncbi request reprint Transition from unfractionated heparin to low molecular weight heparins
    William A Ghali
    Thromb Haemost 88:539-40. 2002
  35. ncbi request reprint Disorders of pulmonary circulation: pulmonary vascular disease
    Graham F Pineo
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 10:335-7. 2004
  36. ncbi request reprint Disorders of pulmonary circulation
    Graham F Pineo
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 9:349-50. 2003
  37. ncbi request reprint D-dimer for the exclusion of acute venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism: a systematic review
    Paul D Stein
    Saint Joseph Mercy Oakland, Pontiac, Michigan 48341, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:589-602. 2004
    ..Despite extensive literature, the diagnostic role of d-dimer for deep venous thrombosis (DVT) or pulmonary embolism (PE) remains unclear, reflecting multiple d-dimer assays and concerns about differing sensitivities and variability...
  38. ncbi request reprint Lessening the diagnostic uncertainty in patients with suspected pulmonary embolism
    Russell D Hull
    Am J Med 116:352-3. 2004
  39. ncbi request reprint Gadolinium-enhanced magnetic resonance angiography for detection of acute pulmonary embolism: an in-depth review
    Paul D Stein
    St Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital, 44555 Woodward Avenue, Suite 107, Pontiac, MI 48341 2985, USA
    Chest 124:2324-8. 2003
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Revisiting the past strengthens the present: an evidence-based medicine approach for the diagnosis of deep venous thrombosis
    Russell D Hull
    Ann Intern Med 142:583-5. 2005
  41. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic algorithms for deep vein thrombosis: work in progress
    Russell D Hull
    Am J Med 113:687-8. 2002
  42. ncbi request reprint Effective thromboprophytaxis administered close to the time of major orthopedic surgery: a review
    David Bergqvist
    Vascular Surgery, Institution of Surgical Sciences, University Hospital, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 35:226-30. 2006
    ..Results from our large clinical trial show the efficacy and safety of a modified dalteparin regimen administered close to the time of total hip arthroplasty...
  43. ncbi request reprint Fatal vascular outcomes following major orthopedic surgery
    Ola E Dahl
    Thrombosis Research Institute, London, UK
    Thromb Haemost 93:860-6. 2005
    ..In conclusion, although prophylaxis results in a reduction in overall mortality and fatal pulmonary embolism, vascular events continue to be a common cause of mortality...
  44. ncbi request reprint Multidetector computed tomography for acute pulmonary embolism
    Paul D Stein
    Department of Research, St Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital, Pontiac, Mich, USA
    N Engl J Med 354:2317-27. 2006
    ..The accuracy of multidetector computed tomographic angiography (CTA) for the diagnosis of acute pulmonary embolism has not been determined conclusively...
  45. ncbi request reprint Outcome studies of pulmonary embolism versus accuracy: they do not equate
    Paul D Stein
    Thromb Haemost 96:107-8. 2006
  46. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic pathways in acute pulmonary embolism: recommendations of the PIOPED II investigators
    Paul D Stein
    Department of Research, St Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital, Pontiac, Mich 48341 5023, USA
    Am J Med 119:1048-55. 2006
    ..To formulate comprehensive recommendations for the diagnostic approach to patients with suspected pulmonary embolism, based on randomized trials...
  47. ncbi request reprint Incidence of pregnancy-associated venous thromboembolism
    Paul D Stein
    Ann Intern Med 144:453-4; author reply 454-5. 2006
  48. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic pathways in acute pulmonary embolism: recommendations of the PIOPED II Investigators
    Paul D Stein
    Department of Research, St Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital, 44405 Woodward Ave, Pontiac, MI 48341 5023, and Department of Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    Radiology 242:15-21. 2007
  49. ncbi request reprint Diagnosing pulmonary embolism with improved certainty and simplicity
    Russell D Hull
    JAMA 295:213-5. 2006
  50. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of multidetector spiral computed tomography according to age and gender for diagnosis of acute pulmonary embolism
    Paul D Stein
    Department of Research, St Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital, Pontiac, Michigan, USA
    Am J Cardiol 99:1303-5. 2007
    ..In conclusion, the results indicate that multidetector CT pulmonary angiography and CT pulmonary angiography and CT venography may be used with various diagnostic strategies in adults of all ages and both genders...
  51. pmc Clinical characteristics of patients with acute pulmonary embolism: data from PIOPED II
    Paul D Stein
    Department of Research, St Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital, Pontiac, Mich 48341 5023, USA
    Am J Med 120:871-9. 2007
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Spiral computed tomography for the diagnosis of acute pulmonary embolism
    Paul D Stein
    St Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital, Pontiac, Michigan 48341 5023, USA
    Thromb Haemost 98:713-20. 2007
    ..Outcome studies showed recurrent PE in only 1.7% or fewer untreated patients with negative CT pulmonary angiograms...
  53. ncbi request reprint Disorders of pulmonary circulation
    Graham F Pineo
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 13:359-61. 2007
  54. ncbi request reprint Multidetector computed tomography for the diagnosis of acute pulmonary embolism
    Paul D Stein
    St Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital, Pontiac, Michigan 48341 5023, USA
    Curr Opin Pulm Med 13:384-8. 2007
    ....
  55. doi request reprint Acute venous disease: venous thrombosis and venous trauma
    Mark H Meissner
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle 98195, USA
    J Vasc Surg 46:25S-53S. 2007
    ..Venous injuries are similarly under-reported and the true incidence is unknown. Current recommendations include repair of injuries to the major proximal veins. If repair not safe or possible, ligation should be performed...
  56. pmc Enlarged right ventricle without shock in acute pulmonary embolism: prognosis
    Paul D Stein
    Department of Research, St Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital, Pontiac, Mich 48341 5023, USA
    Am J Med 121:34-42. 2008
    ..We assessed the in-hospital mortality of hemodynamically stable patients with PE and RV enlargement...
  57. doi request reprint Challenges in the diagnosis of acute pulmonary embolism
    Paul D Stein
    Department of Research, St Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital, Pontiac, Mich, USA
    Am J Med 121:565-71. 2008
    ..A patient-specific approach to the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism can be taken safely in hemodynamically stable patients to increase efficiency and decrease cost and exposure to radiation...