L M Lix

Summary

Affiliation: University of Saskatchewan
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Population-based data sources for chronic disease surveillance
    L M Lix
    School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan, Health Sciences Building, 107 Wiggins Road, Saskatoon SK S7N 5E5
    Chronic Dis Can 29:31-8. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Measurement equivalence of osteoporosis-specific and general quality-of-life instruments in Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal women
    Lisa M Lix
    School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan, 107 Wiggins Road, Saskatoon, SK, S7N 5E5, Canada
    Qual Life Res 18:619-27. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Socioeconomic variations in the prevalence and incidence of Parkinson's disease: a population-based analysis
    Lisa M Lix
    School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan, 107 Wiggins Road, Saskatoon, SK S7N 5E5, Canada
    J Epidemiol Community Health 64:335-40. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk factors and chronic conditions among Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal populations
    Lisa M Lix
    School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan, 107 Wiggins Road, Saskatoon
    Health Rep 20:21-9. 2009
  5. pmc Implementation of ICD-10 in Canada: how has it impacted coded hospital discharge data?
    Robin L Walker
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:149. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Relative importance measures for reprioritization response shift
    Lisa M Lix
    School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan, 107 Wiggins Road, Saskatoon, SK, S7N 5E5, Canada
    Qual Life Res 22:695-703. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Features of physician services databases in Canada
    L M Lix
    School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
    Chronic Dis Inj Can 32:186-93. 2012
  8. pmc Osteoporosis-related fracture case definitions for population-based administrative data
    Lisa M Lix
    School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:301. 2012
  9. pmc Measurement equivalence of the SF-36 in the Canadian Multicentre Osteoporosis Study
    Lisa M Lix
    School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:29. 2012
  10. pmc Ethnic and regional differences in prevalence and correlates of chronic diseases and risk factors in northern Canada
    Joykrishna Sarkar
    University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A13. 2010

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Population-based data sources for chronic disease surveillance
    L M Lix
    School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan, Health Sciences Building, 107 Wiggins Road, Saskatoon SK S7N 5E5
    Chronic Dis Can 29:31-8. 2008
    ..Construction of a chronic disease case definition from administrative data should be accompanied by a justification for the choice of each of its elements...
  2. doi request reprint Measurement equivalence of osteoporosis-specific and general quality-of-life instruments in Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal women
    Lisa M Lix
    School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan, 107 Wiggins Road, Saskatoon, SK, S7N 5E5, Canada
    Qual Life Res 18:619-27. 2009
    ..To test the measurement equivalence (i.e., invariance) of osteoporosis-specific and general health-related quality-of-life (HRQOL) instruments in Canadian Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal women...
  3. doi request reprint Socioeconomic variations in the prevalence and incidence of Parkinson's disease: a population-based analysis
    Lisa M Lix
    School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan, 107 Wiggins Road, Saskatoon, SK S7N 5E5, Canada
    J Epidemiol Community Health 64:335-40. 2010
    ..Previous research has not investigated whether this inverse relationship exists for Parkinson's disease (PD). The purpose was to investigate the association between socioeconomic status and prevalence and incidence of PD...
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk factors and chronic conditions among Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal populations
    Lisa M Lix
    School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan, 107 Wiggins Road, Saskatoon
    Health Rep 20:21-9. 2009
    ..This study compares several major risk factors and chronic conditions in Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal populations not living on reserves in the North (Yukon, Northwest Territories, Nunavut) and in southern Canada at two time points...
  5. pmc Implementation of ICD-10 in Canada: how has it impacted coded hospital discharge data?
    Robin L Walker
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:149. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess whether or not the change in coding classification had an impact on diagnosis and comorbidity coding in hospital discharge data across Canadian provinces...
  6. doi request reprint Relative importance measures for reprioritization response shift
    Lisa M Lix
    School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan, 107 Wiggins Road, Saskatoon, SK, S7N 5E5, Canada
    Qual Life Res 22:695-703. 2013
    ..This study proposes new statistical methods to test for reprioritization RS, in which the relative importance of HRQOL domains changes over time...
  7. ncbi request reprint Features of physician services databases in Canada
    L M Lix
    School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
    Chronic Dis Inj Can 32:186-93. 2012
    ..However, because the provinces and territories collect and maintain separate databases, data elements are not standardized. This study compared major features of PSDs...
  8. pmc Osteoporosis-related fracture case definitions for population-based administrative data
    Lisa M Lix
    School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:301. 2012
    ....
  9. pmc Measurement equivalence of the SF-36 in the Canadian Multicentre Osteoporosis Study
    Lisa M Lix
    School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:29. 2012
    ..This study examined the measurement equivalence (ME) of the 36-item Medical Outcomes Study Short Form Survey (SF-36), a widely-used measure of HRQOL, by sex and race in a population-based Canadian sample...
  10. pmc Ethnic and regional differences in prevalence and correlates of chronic diseases and risk factors in northern Canada
    Joykrishna Sarkar
    University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A13. 2010
    ..We investigated ethnic and geographic variations in major chronic diseases and risk factors in northern Canada, an area that is undergoing rapid changes in its social, cultural, and physical environments...
  11. pmc Comparing comorbidity measures for predicting mortality and hospitalization in three population-based cohorts
    Jacqueline M Quail
    Saskatchewan Health Quality Council, Saskatoon, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:146. 2011
    ..This research examined the predictive performance of five comorbidity measures in three population-based cohorts...
  12. doi request reprint Testing multiple outcomes in repeated measures designs
    Lisa M Lix
    School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan, 107 Wiggins Road, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
    Psychol Methods 15:268-80. 2010
    ..A numeric example illustrates implementation of these multiple-testing procedures...
  13. pmc Comparing administrative and survey data for ascertaining cases of irritable bowel syndrome: a population-based investigation
    Lisa M Lix
    School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:31. 2010
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Performance of comorbidity measures for predicting outcomes in population-based osteoporosis cohorts
    L M Lix
    School of Public Health, University of Saskatchewan, 107 Wiggins Road, Saskatoon, SK, Canada
    Osteoporos Int 22:2633-43. 2011
    ..The optimal comorbidity measure depended on the outcome of interest, although overall the Elixhauser index performed well...
  15. doi request reprint Construction of a FRAX® model for the assessment of fracture probability in Canada and implications for treatment
    W D Leslie
    University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Osteoporos Int 22:817-27. 2011
    ..This FRAX tool was used to examine possible thresholds for therapeutic intervention in Canada in two large complementary cohorts of women and men...
  16. doi request reprint Construction and validation of a simplified fracture risk assessment tool for Canadian women and men: results from the CaMos and Manitoba cohorts
    W D Leslie
    Department of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
    Osteoporos Int 22:1873-83. 2011
    ..A procedure for creating a simplified version of fracture risk assessment tool (FRAX®) is described. Calibration, fracture prediction, and concordance were compared with the full FRAX tool using two large, complementary Canadian datasets...
  17. ncbi request reprint The interaction of ethnicity and chronic disease as risk factors for osteoporotic fractures: a comparison in Canadian Aboriginals and non-Aboriginals
    W D Leslie
    Department of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Osteoporos Int 17:1358-68. 2006
    ..Aboriginal Canadians have higher fractures rates than non-Aboriginals. This analysis examined the interaction of ethnicity with diabetes mellitus, disease comorbidity and substance abuse as possible explanatory variables...
  18. doi request reprint Fracture risk assessment without bone density measurement in routine clinical practice
    W D Leslie
    Department of Medicine C5121, University of Manitoba, 409 Tache Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, Canada R2H 2A6
    Osteoporos Int 23:75-85. 2012
    ..For individuals falling in a moderate risk range, there is incremental value in using BMD in the probability calculation as this appropriately reclassifies risk in over one third of the individuals...
  19. doi request reprint Validation of a case definition for osteoporosis disease surveillance
    W D Leslie
    Department of Medicine C5121, University of Manitoba, 409 Tache Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R2H 2A6, Canada
    Osteoporos Int 22:37-46. 2011
    ..This may facilitate implementation of a population-based osteoporosis surveillance program, providing information that could help to inform and guide screening, prevention, and treatment resources...
  20. doi request reprint A comparative study of using non-hip bone density inputs with FRAX®
    W D Leslie
    University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Osteoporos Int 23:853-60. 2012
    ..Use of a weighted mean between the lumbar spine and femoral neck T-scores was found to provide an arithmetically equivalent result to a previously described offset adjustment...
  21. doi request reprint High fracture probability with FRAX usually indicates densitometric osteoporosis: implications for clinical practice
    W D Leslie
    University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Osteoporos Int 23:391-7. 2012
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Spine-hip discordance and fracture risk assessment: a physician-friendly FRAX enhancement
    W D Leslie
    Department of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Osteoporos Int 22:839-47. 2011
    ..We describe a simple procedure for using lumbar spine BMD to enhance fracture risk assessment under the FRAX system...
  23. doi request reprint The post-fracture care gap among Canadian First Nations peoples: a retrospective cohort study
    W D Leslie
    Department of Medicine, C5121, University of Manitoba, 409 Tache Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R2H 2A6
    Osteoporos Int 23:929-36. 2012
    ..First Nations peoples were eight times less likely to receive post-fracture care compared to non-First Nations peoples, representing a clinically significant ethnic difference in post-fracture care...
  24. doi request reprint Secular decreases in fracture rates 1986-2006 for Manitoba, Canada: a population-based analysis
    W D Leslie
    University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Osteoporos Int 22:2137-43. 2011
    ..We examined trends in fracture rates over 20 years in the Province of Manitoba, Canada. Hip fractures, major low-trauma fractures, and high-trauma fractures declined significantly from 1986 to 2006...
  25. doi request reprint Prediction of hip and other osteoporotic fractures from hip geometry in a large clinical cohort
    W D Leslie
    Department of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Osteoporos Int 20:1767-74. 2009
    ..7 years of observation. Hip axis length (HAL) and strength index (SI) made a small but statistically significant contribution to hip fracture prediction that was independent of age and hip bone density...
  26. pmc A framework for modelling differences in regional mortality over time
    L M Lix
    Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Room 408 727 McDermot Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3C 3P5
    J Epidemiol Community Health 58:420-5. 2004
    ..This framework can be used to test whether the magnitude of regional inequalities in health status has changed over time...