Paul Krueger

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc A proposed systems approach to the evaluation of integrated palliative care
    Daryl Bainbridge
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Juravinski Cancer Centre, 699 Concession St, Rm 4 203, Hamilton, ON L8V 5C2 Canada
    BMC Palliat Care 9:8. 2010
  2. pmc Postal survey of physicians and laboratories: practices and perceptions of molecular oncology testing
    Fiona A Miller
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:131. 2009
  3. pmc Predictors of pneumococcal vaccination among older adults with pneumonia: findings from the Community Acquired Pneumonia Impact Study
    Paul Krueger
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Geriatr 10:44. 2010
  4. pmc Predictors of inhospital mortality and re-hospitalization in older adults with community-acquired pneumonia: a prospective cohort study
    Binod Neupane
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Geriatr 10:22. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Community controls were preferred to hospital controls in a case-control study where the cases are derived from the hospital
    Binod Neupane
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 63:926-31. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Improving chronic disease prevention and screening in primary care: results of the BETTER pragmatic cluster randomized controlled trial
    Eva Grunfeld
    Department of Family Community Medicine, University of Toronto, 500 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1V7, Canada
    BMC Fam Pract 14:175. 2013
  7. pmc Predictors of health decline in older adults with pneumonia: findings from the Community Acquired Pneumonia Impact Study
    Eduardo Fernandez
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Geriatr 10:1. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Adherence to hand hygiene and risk factors for poor adherence in 13 Ontario acute care hospitals
    Dominik Mertz
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Infect Control 39:693-6. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Using a data entry clerk to improve data quality in primary care electronic medical records: a pilot study
    Michelle Greiver
    North Toronto Research Network, Toronto, Canada
    Inform Prim Care 19:241-50. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Family caregiver views on patient-centred care at the end of life
    Kevin Brazil
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Scand J Caring Sci 26:513-8. 2012

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. pmc A proposed systems approach to the evaluation of integrated palliative care
    Daryl Bainbridge
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Juravinski Cancer Centre, 699 Concession St, Rm 4 203, Hamilton, ON L8V 5C2 Canada
    BMC Palliat Care 9:8. 2010
    ..We propose a comprehensive framework for evaluating PCNs, focusing on the nature and extent of inter-professional collaboration, community readiness, and client-centred care...
  2. pmc Postal survey of physicians and laboratories: practices and perceptions of molecular oncology testing
    Fiona A Miller
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:131. 2009
    ..Yet knowledge limitations regarding the delivery of testing services may constrain the translation of scientific advancements into effective health care...
  3. pmc Predictors of pneumococcal vaccination among older adults with pneumonia: findings from the Community Acquired Pneumonia Impact Study
    Paul Krueger
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Geriatr 10:44. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify predictors of pneumococcal vaccination among community-dwelling older adults with clinically diagnosed CAP...
  4. pmc Predictors of inhospital mortality and re-hospitalization in older adults with community-acquired pneumonia: a prospective cohort study
    Binod Neupane
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Geriatr 10:22. 2010
    ..We aimed to assess the associations of potentially modifiable factors with mortality and re-hospitalization in older adults hospitalized with community-acquired pneumonia...
  5. doi request reprint Community controls were preferred to hospital controls in a case-control study where the cases are derived from the hospital
    Binod Neupane
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 63:926-31. 2010
    ..For hospital cases, we examined how inferences drawn from a case-control study can differ by choice of hospital- vs. community-based controls...
  6. ncbi request reprint Improving chronic disease prevention and screening in primary care: results of the BETTER pragmatic cluster randomized controlled trial
    Eva Grunfeld
    Department of Family Community Medicine, University of Toronto, 500 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1V7, Canada
    BMC Fam Pract 14:175. 2013
    ..This trial (the BETTER Trial) aimed to improve preventive care of heart disease, diabetes, colorectal, breast and cervical cancers, and relevant lifestyle factors through a practice facilitation intervention set in primary care...
  7. pmc Predictors of health decline in older adults with pneumonia: findings from the Community Acquired Pneumonia Impact Study
    Eduardo Fernandez
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Geriatr 10:1. 2010
    ..It was hypothesized that older adults with CAP who had lower levels of social support would be more likely to report a decline in health...
  8. doi request reprint Adherence to hand hygiene and risk factors for poor adherence in 13 Ontario acute care hospitals
    Dominik Mertz
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Infect Control 39:693-6. 2011
    ..2%, and that adherence was positively associated with nurses, single rooms, contact precautions, and the availability of alcohol hand rub dispensers...
  9. ncbi request reprint Using a data entry clerk to improve data quality in primary care electronic medical records: a pilot study
    Michelle Greiver
    North Toronto Research Network, Toronto, Canada
    Inform Prim Care 19:241-50. 2011
    ..The quality of electronic medical record (EMR) data is known to be problematic; research on improving these data is needed...
  10. doi request reprint Family caregiver views on patient-centred care at the end of life
    Kevin Brazil
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Scand J Caring Sci 26:513-8. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the patient-centredness of community palliative care from the perspective of family members who were responsible for the care of a terminally ill family member...
  11. ncbi request reprint Quality of care for residents dying in Ontario long-term care facilities: findings from a survey of directors of care
    Kevin Brazil
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, and St Joseph s Health System Research Network, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Palliat Care 22:18-25. 2006
    ..The findings contribute to the current discussion on policies for meeting the care needs of residents in LTC facilities until life's end...
  12. ncbi request reprint Interobserver reliability of radiologists' interpretations of mobile chest radiographs for nursing home-acquired pneumonia
    Mark B Loeb
    Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 7:416-9. 2006
    ..To determine the interobserver reliability of radiologists' interpretations of mobile chest radiographs for nursing home-acquired pneumonia...
  13. ncbi request reprint Postpartum health, service needs, and access to care experiences of immigrant and Canadian-born women
    Wendy Sword
    School of Nursing, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 35:717-27. 2006
    ..To describe immigrant women's postpartum health, service needs, access to services, and service use during the first 4 weeks following hospital discharge compared to women born in Canada...
  14. ncbi request reprint Stress processes in caring for an end-of-life family member: application of a theoretical model
    Daryl Bainbridge
    Juravinski Cancer Centre, Supportive Cancer Care Research Unit, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Aging Ment Health 13:537-45. 2009
    ..This study examined a wide range of theory-driven variables contributing to family caregiver stress...
  15. pmc The Ontario Mother and Infant Study (TOMIS) III: a multi-site cohort study of the impact of delivery method on health, service use, and costs of care in the first postpartum year
    Wendy Sword
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:16. 2009
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  16. ncbi request reprint Effect of a clinical pathway to reduce hospitalizations in nursing home residents with pneumonia: a randomized controlled trial
    Mark Loeb
    Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    JAMA 295:2503-10. 2006
    ..Nursing home residents with pneumonia are frequently hospitalized. Such transfers may be associated with multiple hazards of hospitalization as well as economic costs...
  17. pmc Implementation of a health care policy: an analysis of barriers and facilitators to practice change
    Susan Watt
    School of Social Work, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 5:53. 2005
    ..The purpose of this paper is to examine how a health policy initiative was implemented in two different parts of a health care system and to analyze the barriers and facilitators to achieving practice change...
  18. pmc Assessing, treating and preventing community acquired pneumonia in older adults: findings from a community-wide survey of emergency room and family physicians
    Paul Krueger
    St, Joseph s Health System Research Network, Father Sean O Sullivan Research Centre, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Fam Pract 6:32. 2005
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  19. ncbi request reprint Service preferences among family caregivers of the terminally ill
    Kevin Brazil
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Palliat Med 8:69-78. 2005
    ..In this report, we describe service preferences among informal caregivers of the terminally ill...
  20. ncbi request reprint Implementation, uptake, and impact of a provincial postpartum program
    Wendy Sword
    School of Nursing, McMaster University, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Nurs Res 36:60-82. 2004
    ..This study raises questions about the utility of the postpartum program as currently implemented and highlights the need for further research...
  21. ncbi request reprint Patterns of family adaptation to childhood asthma
    Kevin Brazil
    St Joseph s Health Care System Research Network, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr Nurs 17:167-73. 2002
    ..Such findings demonstrate a need for additional support for mothers in their role in caring for the chronically ill child. The implications of these findings for clinical practice are discussed...