Colleen M Norris

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alberta
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc An administrative data merging solution for dealing with missing data in a clinical registry: adaptation from ICD-9 to ICD-10
    Danielle A Southern
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 8:1. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life outcomes of patients with coronary artery disease treated with cardiac surgery, percutaneous coronary intervention or medical management
    Colleen M Norris
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 20:1259-66. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Referral rate and outcomes of cardiac rehabilitation after cardiac catheterization in a large Canadian city
    Colleen M Norris
    4 112G Clinical Sciences Building, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2G3, Canada
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 24:392-400. 2004
  4. pmc Association between direct measures of body composition and prognostic factors in chronic heart failure
    Antigone Oreopoulos
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Mayo Clin Proc 85:609-17. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Ordinal regression model and the linear regression model were superior to the logistic regression models
    Colleen M Norris
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:448-56. 2006
  6. pmc Women with coronary artery disease report worse health-related quality of life outcomes compared to men
    Colleen M Norris
    Faculty of Nursing, 4 112G Clinical Sciences Building, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2G3 Canada
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 2:21. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Effect of beta-blocker use on outcomes after discharge in patients who underwent cardiac surgery
    Anita Y M Chan
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:182-7, 187.e1. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Do anthropometric indices accurately reflect directly measured body composition in men and women with chronic heart failure?
    Antigone Oreopoulos
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, 8440 112th Street, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Congest Heart Fail 17:90-2. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Altered health status and quality of life in South Asians with coronary artery disease
    Kevin R Bainey
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am Heart J 162:501-6. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in prodromal symptoms of patients with acute coronary syndrome: a pilot study
    Colleen M Norris
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Prog Cardiovasc Nurs 23:27-31. 2008

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Publications48

  1. pmc An administrative data merging solution for dealing with missing data in a clinical registry: adaptation from ICD-9 to ICD-10
    Danielle A Southern
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 8:1. 2008
    ..Here, we describe the process of translating our data merging solution to ICD-10, and then validating its performance...
  2. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life outcomes of patients with coronary artery disease treated with cardiac surgery, percutaneous coronary intervention or medical management
    Colleen M Norris
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 20:1259-66. 2004
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Referral rate and outcomes of cardiac rehabilitation after cardiac catheterization in a large Canadian city
    Colleen M Norris
    4 112G Clinical Sciences Building, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2G3, Canada
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 24:392-400. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify the proportion of patients referred to CR in a large Canadian city, and to determine their statistically adjusted survival rates relative to patients not referred to CR...
  4. pmc Association between direct measures of body composition and prognostic factors in chronic heart failure
    Antigone Oreopoulos
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Mayo Clin Proc 85:609-17. 2010
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Ordinal regression model and the linear regression model were superior to the logistic regression models
    Colleen M Norris
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:448-56. 2006
    ..HRQOL data were collected at 1 year following catheterization using the Seattle Angina Questionnaire (SAQ), a disease-specific quality of life and symptom rating scale...
  6. pmc Women with coronary artery disease report worse health-related quality of life outcomes compared to men
    Colleen M Norris
    Faculty of Nursing, 4 112G Clinical Sciences Building, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2G3 Canada
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 2:21. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare HRQOL outcomes of men and women in Alberta, at one-year following initial catheterization, after adjustment for known demographic, co-morbid, and disease severity predictors of outcome...
  7. doi request reprint Effect of beta-blocker use on outcomes after discharge in patients who underwent cardiac surgery
    Anita Y M Chan
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:182-7, 187.e1. 2010
    ..This study was designed to examine whether discharge use of beta-blockers was associated with outcomes after hospitalization in patients who had undergone nontransplant cardiac surgery...
  8. doi request reprint Do anthropometric indices accurately reflect directly measured body composition in men and women with chronic heart failure?
    Antigone Oreopoulos
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, 8440 112th Street, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Congest Heart Fail 17:90-2. 2011
    ..Anthropometric indices do not accurately reflect body composition in patients with CHF, especially in women. When accurate assessment of body composition is required, direct measurements should be obtained...
  9. doi request reprint Altered health status and quality of life in South Asians with coronary artery disease
    Kevin R Bainey
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am Heart J 162:501-6. 2011
    ..Accordingly, we compared symptoms, function, and QOL in SA and European Canadians with CAD using the Seattle Angina Questionnaire (SAQ)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in prodromal symptoms of patients with acute coronary syndrome: a pilot study
    Colleen M Norris
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Prog Cardiovasc Nurs 23:27-31. 2008
    ..The results of this study suggest that both men and women report nontraditional prodromal symptoms of ACS. In addition, there appears to be a difference in the frequency and number of symptoms reported based on menopausal status...
  11. ncbi request reprint Kaplan-Meier methods yielded misleading results in competing risk scenarios
    Danielle A Southern
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:1110-4. 2006
    ..We compared K-M methods applying various censoring approaches with the lesser-known "cumulative incidence competing risks" (CICR) method in an analysis of competing events...
  12. ncbi request reprint Exploring the treatment-risk paradox in coronary disease
    Finlay A McAlister
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2R7
    Arch Intern Med 167:1019-25. 2007
    ..The cause of the "treatment-risk paradox" reported for patients with coronary disease is unknown; however, determining the factors that contribute to this paradox is essential to properly design quality improvement interventions...
  13. pmc Population rates of cardiac catheterization and yield of high-risk coronary artery disease
    Michelle M Graham
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton
    CMAJ 173:35-9. 2005
    ..The optimal population rate of cardiac catheterization is unknown. One potential way to determine it would be to examine whether there is a population rate beyond which the yield of high-risk coronary artery disease (CAD) does not rise...
  14. pmc Risk-taking attitudes and their association with process and outcomes of cardiac care: a cohort study
    Kathryn M King
    Centre for Health and Policy Studies, Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Cardiovasc Disord 9:36. 2009
    ..We examined the association between risk-taking attitudes and cardiac patients' clinical and demographic characteristics, the likelihood of undergoing invasive cardiac procedures and survival...
  15. doi request reprint Sex differences in patients seeking medical attention for prodromal symptoms before an acute coronary event
    Michelle M Graham
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am Heart J 156:1210-1216.e1. 2008
    ..We used population-level data to determine the rate at which such patients seek medical attention for these symptoms, whether sex differences are present, and if an association between prodromes and 1-year mortality exists...
  16. doi request reprint Body mass index and mortality in heart failure: a meta-analysis
    Antigone Oreopoulos
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am Heart J 156:13-22. 2008
    ..The potentially protective effect of increased BMI in CHF has been termed the obesity paradox or reverse epidemiology. This meta-analysis was conducted to examine the relationship between increased BMI and mortality in patients with CHF...
  17. pmc The relationship between body mass index, treatment, and mortality in patients with established coronary artery disease: a report from APPROACH
    Antigone Oreopoulos
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Eur Heart J 30:2584-92. 2009
    ..Patients with obesity may be presenting earlier and receiving more aggressive treatment compared with those with normal BMI...
  18. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in the prognostic importance of diabetes in patients with ischemic heart disease undergoing coronary angiography
    Michelle M Graham
    Division of Cardiology, University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Diabetes Care 26:3142-7. 2003
    ..We evaluated the prognosis associated with diabetes, in analyses stratified by sex, to determine whether similar differences are seen in a large unselected cohort of patients...
  19. doi request reprint Outcomes associated with bilateral internal thoracic artery grafting: the importance of age
    Teresa M Kieser
    Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 92:1269-75; discussion 1275-6. 2011
    ..We sought to determine if such an age cutoff point exists...
  20. ncbi request reprint Survival after coronary revascularization in the elderly
    Michelle M Graham
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Canada
    Circulation 105:2378-84. 2002
    ..We studied survival by prescribed treatment (CABG, PCI, or medical therapy) for patients in 3 age categories: <70 years, 70 to 79 years, and > or =80 years of age...
  21. ncbi request reprint Quality of life after coronary revascularization in the elderly
    Michelle M Graham
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta Hospital, 8, 440 112 Street, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2R7
    Eur Heart J 27:1690-8. 2006
    ..To describe health status outcomes at 4 years for a cohort of elderly patients with cardiac disease...
  22. doi request reprint Frailty and outcome in elderly patients with acute coronary syndrome
    Michelle M Graham
    Department of Medicine and Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada The Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Electronic address
    Can J Cardiol 29:1610-5. 2013
    ..The purpose of this pilot study was to assess the EFS in a group of elderly patients with acute coronary syndrome (ACS)...
  23. doi request reprint Fast-track extubation after modified Fontan procedure
    Masato Mutsuga
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 144:547-52. 2012
    ..In 2007, we introduced a policy to plan to extubate all patients after a modified Fontan procedure in the operating room. Our objective was to review the feasibility, safety, and clinical outcomes of this approach...
  24. pmc Opinions on chelation therapy in patients undergoing coronary angiography: cross-sectional survey
    Hude Quan
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 23:635-40. 2007
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of statistical methods used to analyze Seattle Angina Questionnaire scores
    Colleen M Norris
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 20:187-93. 2004
    ..The purpose of this paper was to systematically identify all studies analyzing SAQ scores, and to review the suitability of the statistical methods used...
  26. pmc Explicit risk in acute coronary syndrome management
    Merril L Knudtson
    Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 25:29A-36A. 2009
    ..In addition, the need to adopt a longer-term view of risk in ACS patients is stressed, with particular regard to the important role of heart failure prediction and treatment...
  27. doi request reprint All you have to do is call; a pilot study to improve the outcomes of patients with coronary artery disease
    Colleen M Norris
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G2G3, Canada
    Appl Nurs Res 22:133-7. 2009
    ..Depression has been shown to be strongly related to overall poorer outcomes in patients with coronary artery disease...
  28. doi request reprint Comparison of direct body composition assessment methods in patients with chronic heart failure
    Antigone Oreopoulos
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Card Fail 16:867-72. 2010
    ..We examined the validity of leg-to-leg bioelectrical impedance analysis (BIA) and near-infrared interactance (NIR) to assess body composition in chronic heart failure (CHF) patients...
  29. doi request reprint The clinical profile and outcomes associated with coronary collaterals in patients with coronary artery disease
    M Sean McMurtry
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 27:581-8. 2011
    ..The clinical correlates of coronary collaterals and the effects of coronary collaterals on prognosis are incompletely understood...
  30. doi request reprint Coronary revascularization for patients with severe left ventricular dysfunction
    Jeevan Nagendran
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 96:2038-44. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the outcomes of patients with coronary artery disease and left ventricular dysfunction undergoing CABG versus PCI...
  31. ncbi request reprint The association among renal insufficiency, pharmacotherapy, and outcomes in 6,427 patients with heart failure and coronary artery disease
    Justin Ezekowitz
    Division of Cardiology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2R7
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:1587-92. 2004
    ..This study was designed to examine the use of cardiovascular medications and outcomes in patients with heart failure (HF) and renal dysfunction...
  32. doi request reprint Effect of obesity on short- and long-term mortality postcoronary revascularization: a meta-analysis
    Antigone Oreopoulos
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:442-50. 2008
    ..We reviewed the effect of overweight and obesity systematically on short- and long-term all-cause mortality post-coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) and post-percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)...
  33. doi request reprint Gender roles in persistent sex differences in health-related quality-of-life outcomes of patients with coronary artery disease
    Colleen M Norris
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Gend Med 7:330-9. 2010
    ....
  34. doi request reprint Sex and gender discrepancies in health-related quality of life outcomes among patients with established coronary artery disease
    Colleen M Norris
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 1:123-30. 2008
    ..This study compares the HRQOL outcomes of men and women in Alberta, Canada, 1 year after the documentation of coronary artery disease by cardiac catheterization...
  35. ncbi request reprint Clinical in-stent restenosis with bare metal stents: is it truly a benign phenomenon?
    Kevin R Bainey
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Int J Cardiol 128:378-82. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to define the incidence, predictors, timing and clinical presentation of patients with ISR requiring repeat catheterization...
  36. doi request reprint Gender as a determinant of responses to a self-screening questionnaire on anxiety and depression by patients with coronary artery disease
    Colleen M Norris
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Gend Med 6:479-87. 2009
    ..Both salivary cortisol level and the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS) are recognized measures of stress/anxiety and depression...
  37. doi request reprint Preoperative statin use and infection after cardiac surgery: a cohort study
    Rachid Mohamed
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Clin Infect Dis 48:e66-72. 2009
    ..We conducted this study to explore whether preoperative statin use was associated with infection after cardiac surgery (recipients of which have a higher-than-average risk of postoperative infection)...
  38. doi request reprint A qualitative examination of the factors that influence women's quality of life as they live with coronary artery disease
    Colleen M Norris
    University of Alberta, Canada
    West J Nurs Res 31:513-24. 2009
    ..Thus, it behooves health care providers to assess patients' levels of social support and intervene as appropriate...
  39. ncbi request reprint Depression symptoms have a greater impact on the 1-year health-related quality of life outcomes of women post-myocardial infarction compared to men
    Colleen M Norris
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 6:92-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine gender differences in depressive symptoms, as they relate to health-related quality of life outcomes following an AMI...
  40. doi request reprint Caring for the radial artery post-angiogram: a pilot study on a comparison of three methods of compression
    Jennifer C Fech
    University of Alberta, Royal Alexandra Hospital, 10240 Kingsway Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 11:44-50. 2012
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Pretransplant diabetes, not donor age, predicts long-term outcomes in cardiac transplantation
    Steven R Meyer
    Division of Cardiac Surgery, University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, Canada
    J Card Surg 21:117-24. 2006
    ..Objectives were to review the outcomes of using cardiac donors 50 years of age and older and to identify predictors of outcome at a single institution...
  42. doi request reprint "It's no big deal": adolescents with congenital heart disease
    Kathleen Shearer
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Pediatr Nurs 28:28-36. 2013
    ..They spoke of quality-of-life issues in a concrete manner focusing on physical activity limitations and their need to fit in. These findings can direct interventions for adolescents with CHD for transition to adulthood...
  43. doi request reprint Percutaneous revascularization improves outcomes in patients with prior coronary artery bypass surgery
    Gabor Gyenes
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 82:E148-54. 2013
    ..Although ACC/AHA guidelines recommend a low threshold for catheterization after coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG), in clinical practice repeat revascularization often appears unfeasible and data on outcomes are scarce...
  44. ncbi request reprint Multiple imputation versus data enhancement for dealing with missing data in observational health care outcome analyses
    Peter D Faris
    Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Drive NW Calgary, Alberta, T2N 4N1 Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 55:184-91. 2002
    ..It is concluded that the choice of missing data strategy should be guided by statistical expertise and data resources...
  45. ncbi request reprint Misclassification of income quintiles derived from area-based measures. A comparison of enumeration area and forward sortation area
    Danielle A Southern
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Centre for Health and Policy Studies, University of Calgary, AB
    Can J Public Health 93:465-9. 2002
    ..We assessed the agreement between Forward Sortation Area (FSA) and Enumeration Area (EA) derived income levels for all patients undergoing cardiac catheterization in Alberta, Canada, from 1995-1998...
  46. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in access to coronary revascularization after cardiac catheterization: importance of detailed clinical data
    William A Ghali
    University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Drive Northwest, Calgary, Alberta T2N 4N1, Canada
    Ann Intern Med 136:723-32. 2002
    ..Although some studies suggest that access to cardiac procedures may differ by sex, others have found no evidence of gender bias in cardiac care...
  47. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and outcomes of patients with acute myocardial infarction and angiographically normal coronary arteries
    Alf Inge Larsen
    Cardiology Division, University of Bergen, Central Hospital, Stavanger, Norway
    Am J Cardiol 95:261-3. 2005
    ..The trend toward a higher prevalence of malignancy in this unique patient group raises the possibility of malignancy-induced hypercoagulability or inflammation as an underlying etiologic factor...
  48. ncbi request reprint Lipid-lowering therapy and outcomes in heart failure
    Joel G Ray
    Department of Medicine, Divisions of General Internal Medicine and Endocrinology and Metabolism, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 12:27-35. 2007
    ..More data are needed before statins can be recommended in those with isolated heart failure...