Salmaan Kanji

Summary

Affiliation: University of Ottawa
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Treatment of new-onset atrial fibrillation in noncardiac intensive care unit patients: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials
    Salmaan Kanji
    Ottawa Hospital, Canada
    Crit Care Med 36:1620-4. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Systematic review of physical and chemical compatibility of commonly used medications administered by continuous infusion in intensive care units
    Salmaan Kanji
    Department of Pharmacy, The Ottawa Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    Crit Care Med 38:1890-8. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Standardization of intravenous insulin therapy improves the efficiency and safety of blood glucose control in critically ill adults
    Salmaan Kanji
    Department of Pharmacy, Ottawa Hospital, General Campus, 501 Smyth, Ottawa, Ontario K1H 8L6, Canada
    Intensive Care Med 30:804-10. 2004
  4. doi request reprint Efficiency and safety of a standardized protocol for intravenous insulin therapy in ICU patients with neurovascular or head injury
    Salmaan Kanji
    Department of Pharmacy, The Ottawa Hospital, 501 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, ON, K1H 8L6, Canada
    Neurocrit Care 12:43-9. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the use of Drotrecogin alfa (activated) in adult severe sepsis: a Canadian multicenter observational study
    Salmaan Kanji
    Department of Pharmacy, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa Health Research Institute, 501 Smyth Road, Room 1818, H1H 8L6, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Intensive Care Med 33:517-23. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Impaired gastrointestinal transit and its associated morbidity in the intensive care unit
    Tiffany Nguyen
    Department of Pharmacy, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Crit Care 28:537.e11-7. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Inappropriate Medication Administration Practices in Canadian Adult ICUs: A Multicenter, Cross-Sectional Observational Study
    Salmaan Kanji
    The Ottawa Hospital, Associate Scientist, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Pharmacother 47:637-43. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Reliability of point-of-care testing for glucose measurement in critically ill adults
    Salmaan Kanji
    Department of Pharmacy, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Canada
    Crit Care Med 33:2778-85. 2005
  9. pmc Comparative effectiveness of monotherapies and combination therapies for patients with hypertension: protocol for a systematic review with network meta-analyses
    Brian Hutton
    Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, 501 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON, Canada, Box 201 K1H 8L6
    Syst Rev 2:44. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Epidemiology and management of atrial fibrillation in medical and noncardiac surgical adult intensive care unit patients
    Salmaan Kanji
    The Ottawa Hospital, The Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1H 8L6
    J Crit Care 27:326.e1-8. 2012

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Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Treatment of new-onset atrial fibrillation in noncardiac intensive care unit patients: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials
    Salmaan Kanji
    Ottawa Hospital, Canada
    Crit Care Med 36:1620-4. 2008
    ..The objective of this systematic review was to evaluate the efficacy of pharmacologic rhythm control of new-onset atrial fibrillation in noncardiac, critically ill adults...
  2. doi request reprint Systematic review of physical and chemical compatibility of commonly used medications administered by continuous infusion in intensive care units
    Salmaan Kanji
    Department of Pharmacy, The Ottawa Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    Crit Care Med 38:1890-8. 2010
    ..To quantify the physical and chemical stability data published for commonly used continuously infused medications in the intensive care unit and to evaluate the quality of the studies providing these data...
  3. ncbi request reprint Standardization of intravenous insulin therapy improves the efficiency and safety of blood glucose control in critically ill adults
    Salmaan Kanji
    Department of Pharmacy, Ottawa Hospital, General Campus, 501 Smyth, Ottawa, Ontario K1H 8L6, Canada
    Intensive Care Med 30:804-10. 2004
    ..This study evaluates the efficiency and safety of a nurse-managed insulin protocol in critically ill adults...
  4. doi request reprint Efficiency and safety of a standardized protocol for intravenous insulin therapy in ICU patients with neurovascular or head injury
    Salmaan Kanji
    Department of Pharmacy, The Ottawa Hospital, 501 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, ON, K1H 8L6, Canada
    Neurocrit Care 12:43-9. 2010
    ..To evaluate the safety and efficiency of a protocol for glycemic control in intensive care unit (ICU) patients with neurovascular or head injury...
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the use of Drotrecogin alfa (activated) in adult severe sepsis: a Canadian multicenter observational study
    Salmaan Kanji
    Department of Pharmacy, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa Health Research Institute, 501 Smyth Road, Room 1818, H1H 8L6, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Intensive Care Med 33:517-23. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to characterize the usage patterns and clinical outcomes of DAA in Ontario and Quebec over a 1-year period...
  6. doi request reprint Impaired gastrointestinal transit and its associated morbidity in the intensive care unit
    Tiffany Nguyen
    Department of Pharmacy, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Crit Care 28:537.e11-7. 2013
    ..To determine the proportion of critically ill adults developing impaired gastrointestinal transit (IGT) using a clinically pragmatic definition, its associated morbidity and risk factors...
  7. doi request reprint Inappropriate Medication Administration Practices in Canadian Adult ICUs: A Multicenter, Cross-Sectional Observational Study
    Salmaan Kanji
    The Ottawa Hospital, Associate Scientist, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Pharmacother 47:637-43. 2013
    ..Coadministration of multiple medications through the same port of a venous access device often is necessary but requires an assessment of compatibility...
  8. ncbi request reprint Reliability of point-of-care testing for glucose measurement in critically ill adults
    Salmaan Kanji
    Department of Pharmacy, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Canada
    Crit Care Med 33:2778-85. 2005
    ..Therefore, it is imperative that bedside glucose testing methods be safe and accurate...
  9. pmc Comparative effectiveness of monotherapies and combination therapies for patients with hypertension: protocol for a systematic review with network meta-analyses
    Brian Hutton
    Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, 501 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON, Canada, Box 201 K1H 8L6
    Syst Rev 2:44. 2013
    ..The objective of this review is to explore the relative benefits and safety of different pharmacotherapies for management of non-diabetic patients with hypertension, whether of a mild or moderate to severe nature...
  10. doi request reprint Epidemiology and management of atrial fibrillation in medical and noncardiac surgical adult intensive care unit patients
    Salmaan Kanji
    The Ottawa Hospital, The Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1H 8L6
    J Crit Care 27:326.e1-8. 2012
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  11. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of dopamine agonists in traumatic brain injury: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials
    Anne Julie Frenette
    Department of Pharmacy, Hopital du Sacre Coeur de Montreal, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Neurotrauma 29:1-18. 2012
    ..Considering the absence of consensus regarding clinical outcome, the lack of safety assessment, and the high risk of bias in the included trials, more research is warranted before DA can be recommended in critically ill TBI patients...
  12. doi request reprint Allergic and hypersensitivity reactions in the intensive care unit
    Salmaan Kanji
    Ottawa Hospital and Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Crit Care Med 38:S162-8. 2010
    ..This article outlines the background and types of hypersensitivity reactions and provides descriptions and management strategies when applicable to common types of hypersensitivity reactions encountered in the intensive care unit...
  13. pmc Interactions of commonly used dietary supplements with cardiovascular drugs: a systematic review
    Salmaan Kanji
    Ottawa Methods Centre, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, University of Ottawa Evidence Based Practice Center, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Syst Rev 1:26. 2012
    ..Many patients on cardiovascular drugs take dietary supplements for presumed benefits and may be at risk for adverse supplement-drug interactions...
  14. ncbi request reprint The safety of ethanol infusions for the treatment of methanol or ethylene glycol intoxication: an observational study
    Mary Kate Wedge
    Department of Pharmacy, Saint John Regional Hospital, Saint John, NB, Canada
    CJEM 14:283-9. 2012
    ..An evaluation of the safety and ease of titrating ethanol infusions is necessary given the availability of an alternative antidote...
  15. ncbi request reprint Protocol implementation in anesthesia: beta-blockade in non-cardiac surgery patients
    Alan D Baxter
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, The Ottawa Hospital, General Campus, 501 Smyth Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K1H 8L6, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 54:114-23. 2007
    ..We report a retrospective assessment of the efficiency of program implementation...
  16. ncbi request reprint Effect of low-calorie parenteral nutrition on the incidence and severity of hyperglycemia in surgical patients: a randomized, controlled trial
    Christine L Ahrens
    Department of Pharmacy, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Crit Care Med 33:2507-12. 2005
    ..To determine the effect of a low-calorie parenteral nutrition (PN) regimen on the incidence and severity of hyperglycemia and insulin requirements...
  17. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of the cost effectiveness of drotrecogin alfa (activated) relative to the number of organ system failures
    Madeline Betancourt
    College of Pharmacy, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Pharmacoeconomics 21:1331-40. 2003
    ..Consequently, some institutions restrict drotrecogin alfa (activated) use to patients with severe sepsis with >/=2 organ system failures...
  18. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of prophylactic antibiotic strategies after penetrating abdominal trauma at a level I urban trauma center: a comparison with the East guidelines
    George Delgado
    Department of Pharmacy Services, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    J Trauma 53:673-8. 2002
    ..We compared antibiotic prophylaxis practices after PAT at our institution with EAST guidelines, quantified the incidence of infection, and identified risk factors for infection...
  19. ncbi request reprint Bioavailability of gatifloxacin by gastric tube administration with and without concomitant enteral feeding in critically ill patients
    Salmaan Kanji
    College of Pharmacy, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    Crit Care Med 31:1347-52. 2003
    ..We evaluated the effect of critical illness and concomitant gastric tube feeding on gatifloxacin bioavailability...
  20. ncbi request reprint Propofol associated with a shorter duration of mechanical ventilation than scheduled intermittent lorazepam: a database analysis using Project IMPACT
    Jeffrey J Fong
    School of Pharmacy, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 41:1986-91. 2007
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  21. ncbi request reprint Tachyphylaxis associated with continuous cisatracurium versus pancuronium therapy
    Salmaan Kanji
    College of Pharmacy, Wayne State University, Detroit Receiving Hospital, Michigan 48201, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 22:823-30. 2002
    ..To compare dosing requirements over time among patients receiving continuous cisatracurium versus pancuronium therapy, and to identify factors that may account for changes in pancuronium versus cisatracurium infusion requirements over time...