Waseem Sharieff

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Predicting 2-year survival for radiation regimens in advanced non-small cell lung cancer
    W Sharieff
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Juravinski Cancer Centre, Hamilton Health Sciences, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Department of Oncology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Department of Medicine, Division of Radiation Oncology, Cape Breton Regional Cancer Centre, Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada Department of Radiation Oncology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Electronic address
    Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol) 25:697-705. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Assessing automated external defibrillators in preventing deaths from sudden cardiac arrest: an economic evaluation
    Waseem Sharieff
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 23:362-7. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Physiologic mechanisms can predict hematologic responses to iron supplements in growing children: a computer simulation model
    Waseem Sharieff
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 83:681-7. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Economic gains of a home fortification program: evaluation of "Sprinkles" from the provider's perspective
    Waseem Sharieff
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, The Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Public Health 97:20-3. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Economics of preventing premature mortality and impaired cognitive development in children through home-fortification: a health policy perspective
    Waseem Sharieff
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 24:303-11. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Multi-micronutrient Sprinkles including a low dose of iron provided as microencapsulated ferrous fumarate improves haematologic indices in anaemic children: a randomized clinical trial
    Anna Christofides
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto and Programs in Metabolism and Integrative Biology, Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    Matern Child Nutr 2:169-80. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Mechanism and predictors of failed transradial approach for percutaneous coronary interventions
    Payam Dehghani
    Terrence Donnelly Heart Center, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 2:1057-64. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Characterization of operator learning curve for transradial coronary interventions
    Warren T Ball
    Terrence Donnelly Heart Center, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 4:336-41. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Short-term daily or weekly administration of micronutrient Sprinkles has high compliance and does not cause iron overload in Chinese schoolchildren: a cluster-randomised trial
    Waseem Sharieff
    Research Institute of the Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5G 1X8
    Public Health Nutr 9:336-44. 2006
  10. pmc Micronutrient sprinkles to control childhood anaemia
    Stanley H Zlotkin
    Division of GI Nutrition at the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS Med 2:e1. 2005

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Publications25

  1. doi request reprint Predicting 2-year survival for radiation regimens in advanced non-small cell lung cancer
    W Sharieff
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Juravinski Cancer Centre, Hamilton Health Sciences, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Department of Oncology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Department of Medicine, Division of Radiation Oncology, Cape Breton Regional Cancer Centre, Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada Department of Radiation Oncology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Electronic address
    Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol) 25:697-705. 2013
    ..This work used past RCT data to develop and validate a predictive model that could help in designing new radiation regimens for successful testing in RCTs...
  2. ncbi request reprint Assessing automated external defibrillators in preventing deaths from sudden cardiac arrest: an economic evaluation
    Waseem Sharieff
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 23:362-7. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of on-site automated external defibrillators (AEDs) in the initial management of cardiac arrest in Ontario...
  3. ncbi request reprint Physiologic mechanisms can predict hematologic responses to iron supplements in growing children: a computer simulation model
    Waseem Sharieff
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 83:681-7. 2006
    ..Iron deficiency is the most common preventable nutrition problem in developing countries. Several randomized clinical trials (RCTs) have been conducted to determine the effectiveness of various iron dosing schemes in multiple settings...
  4. ncbi request reprint Economic gains of a home fortification program: evaluation of "Sprinkles" from the provider's perspective
    Waseem Sharieff
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, The Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Public Health 97:20-3. 2006
    ..It uses the results of randomized trials of the effect of Sprinkles on anemia and on longitudinal prevalence of diarrhea...
  5. doi request reprint Economics of preventing premature mortality and impaired cognitive development in children through home-fortification: a health policy perspective
    Waseem Sharieff
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Technol Assess Health Care 24:303-11. 2008
    ..Zinc supplementation may prevent morbidity and mortality related to diarrheal illnesses, and iron supplementation may improve cognitive development, in children...
  6. ncbi request reprint Multi-micronutrient Sprinkles including a low dose of iron provided as microencapsulated ferrous fumarate improves haematologic indices in anaemic children: a randomized clinical trial
    Anna Christofides
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto and Programs in Metabolism and Integrative Biology, Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    Matern Child Nutr 2:169-80. 2006
    ..Greater staining of the teeth and less ease of use were reported in the drops group as compared with Sprinkles groups. A dose as low as 12.5 mg of iron as ferrous fumarate when provided as Sprinkles may be effective in anaemic children...
  7. doi request reprint Mechanism and predictors of failed transradial approach for percutaneous coronary interventions
    Payam Dehghani
    Terrence Donnelly Heart Center, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 2:1057-64. 2009
    ..The study aimed to determine the mechanism and predictors of procedural failure in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) from the transradial approach (TR)...
  8. doi request reprint Characterization of operator learning curve for transradial coronary interventions
    Warren T Ball
    Terrence Donnelly Heart Center, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Circ Cardiovasc Interv 4:336-41. 2011
    ..Transradial percutaneous coronary intervention (TR-PCI) improves clinical outcomes compared to the transfemoral (TF) approach. However, inadequate training and experience has limited widespread adoption by interventional cardiologists...
  9. ncbi request reprint Short-term daily or weekly administration of micronutrient Sprinkles has high compliance and does not cause iron overload in Chinese schoolchildren: a cluster-randomised trial
    Waseem Sharieff
    Research Institute of the Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5G 1X8
    Public Health Nutr 9:336-44. 2006
    ..To examine consumption rates and serum ferritin (SF) concentrations (as a marker of safety) among schoolchildren (3-6 years) provided with daily and weekly micronutrients...
  10. pmc Micronutrient sprinkles to control childhood anaemia
    Stanley H Zlotkin
    Division of GI Nutrition at the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS Med 2:e1. 2005
  11. ncbi request reprint Acceptability of micronutrient sprinkles: a new food-based approach for delivering iron to First Nations and Inuit children in Northern Canada
    Anna Christofides
    Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Chronic Dis Can 26:114-20. 2005
    ..Sprinkles may provide a safe and acceptable option to the current standard of care (i.e. ferrous sulphate drops) for the provision of iron in Canadian Aboriginal populations...
  12. ncbi request reprint Is cooking food in iron pots an appropriate solution for the control of anaemia in developing countries? A randomised clinical trial in Benin
    Waseem Sharieff
    Radiation Oncology Programme, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Public Health Nutr 11:971-7. 2008
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  13. doi request reprint Angiographic and clinical outcomes after implantation of drug eluting stents in bifurcation lesions with crush or kissing stent technique
    Asim N Cheema
    Terrence Donnelly Heart Center, Division of Cardiology, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Interv Cardiol 26:145-52. 2013
    ..In this study, we report 6-9-month angiographic follow-up and long-term clinical outcomes after implantation of drug-eluting stents by crush and kissing stent technique for coronary bifurcation lesions...
  14. doi request reprint Non-infarct-related artery revascularization during primary percutaneous coronary intervention for ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Akshay Bagai
    St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    Am Heart J 166:684-693.e1. 2013
    ..To assess the available evidence, we performed a systematic review and meta-analysis comparing outcomes of non-IRA PCI as an adjunct to primary PCI (same sitting PCI [SS-PCI]) with IRA only PCI (IRA-PCI) in the setting of STEMI...
  15. ncbi request reprint Demonstrating zinc and iron bioavailability from intrinsically labeled microencapsulated ferrous fumarate and zinc gluconate Sprinkles in young children
    Stanley H Zlotkin
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    J Nutr 136:920-5. 2006
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  16. doi request reprint Characterization of clopidogrel hypersensitivity reactions and management with oral steroids without clopidogrel discontinuation
    Asim N Cheema
    Terrence Donnelly Heart Center, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Coll Cardiol 58:1445-54. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to characterize clopidogrel hypersensitivity and describe its successful management with oral steroids without clopidogrel discontinuation...
  17. ncbi request reprint Controlling iron deficiency anemia through the use of home-fortified complementary foods
    Stanley H Zlotkin
    Department of Pediatrics, Nutritional Sciences and Health Policy, Management and Evaluation and Centre for International Health, University of Toronto, Ontario M5G 1X8, Canada
    Indian J Pediatr 71:1015-9. 2004
    ..Integrated into existing public health programs, Sprinkles has the potential to improve the effectiveness of such programs...
  18. ncbi request reprint Comparison of abciximab and eptifibatide on angiographic and clinical outcomes in rescue percutaneous coronary intervention for failed fibrinolytic therapy
    Ravi R Bajaj
    Terrence Donnelly Heart Center and the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Invasive Cardiol 22:347-52. 2010
    ..However, it is unknown if other GPAs provide a similar benefit in this setting...
  19. doi request reprint Interventional cardiology fellowship training in Canada: a report card using standardized criteria
    Payam Dehghani
    Division of Cardiology, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 78:179-86. 2011
    ..Several institutions in Canada offer fellowship training in interventional cardiology (IC). However, no national mechanism exists to ensure uniformity of training or assessment of final competency...
  20. ncbi request reprint Comparison of radial versus femoral approach for percutaneous coronary interventions in octogenarians
    Ronen Jaffe
    Terrence Donnelly Heart Center, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 69:815-20. 2007
    ..The safety and efficacy of a radial approach for percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) in octogenarians is not well established...
  21. ncbi request reprint Rapid advancement to more concentrated formula in infants after surgery for congenital heart disease reduces duration of hospital stay: a randomized clinical trial
    Francy Pillo-Blocka
    Divisions of Cardiology and Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr 145:761-6. 2004
    ..To determine the impact of rapid advancement to more concentrated formula on weight gain and duration of hospitalization for infants after cardiac surgery...
  22. ncbi request reprint Children with autism: effect of iron supplementation on sleep and ferritin
    Cara F Dosman
    Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics, Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Pediatr Neurol 36:152-8. 2007
    ..Similar prevalence of low ferritin at school age as preschool age indicates that children with autism spectrum disorder require ongoing screening for iron deficiency...
  23. ncbi request reprint Bevacizumab in colorectal cancer
    Waseem Sharieff
    N Engl J Med 351:1690-1; author reply 1690-1. 2004
  24. ncbi request reprint Comments on use of combined measures from capillary blood to assess iron deficiency in rural kenyan children
    Lisa Zeng
    J Nutr 134:1844-5; author reply 1846-7. 2004
  25. ncbi request reprint Gall bladder cancer risk factors and genetic mutations in Pakistani women
    Waseem Sharieff
    Trop Doct 32:122. 2002