Henry T Stelfox

Summary

Affiliation: University of Calgary
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Measuring quality of care: considering measurement frameworks and needs assessment to guide quality indicator development
    Henry T Stelfox
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, Teaching Research and Wellness Building, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 4Z6 Department of Medicine, Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, Teaching Research and Wellness Building, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 4Z6 Department of Community Health Sciences, Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, Teaching Research and Wellness Building, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 4Z6 Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:1320-7. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Measuring quality of care: considering conceptual approaches to quality indicator development and evaluation
    Henry T Stelfox
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, Teaching Research and Wellness Building, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 4Z6 Department of Medicine, Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, Teaching Research and Wellness Building, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 4Z6 Department of Community Health Sciences, Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, Teaching Research and Wellness Building, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 4Z6 Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:1328-37. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Capture-mark-recapture to estimate the number of missed articles for systematic reviews in surgery
    Henry T Stelfox
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Medicine and Community Health Sciences, Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Surg 206:439-40. 2013
  4. pmc Developing a patient and family-centred approach for measuring the quality of injury care: a study protocol
    Henry T Stelfox
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Calgary and Alberta Health Services, Calgary Zone, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:31. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Trauma center quality improvement programs in the United States, Canada, and Australasia
    Henry T Stelfox
    Departments of Critical Care Medicine, Medicine and Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Canada
    Ann Surg 256:163-9. 2012
  6. pmc Assessment of the safety and feasibility of administering anti-pyretic therapy in critically ill adults: study protocol of a randomized trial
    Daniel J Niven
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Calgary, and Alberta Health Services, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Res Notes 5:147. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Trauma quality improvement in low and middle income countries of the Asia-Pacific region: a mixed methods study
    Henry Thomas Stelfox
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Medicine and Community Health Sciences, Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, Teaching Research and Wellness Building, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB, T2N 4Z6, Canada
    World J Surg 36:1978-92. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Trauma center volume and quality improvement programs
    Henry T Stelfox
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:962-7. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Intensive care unit bed availability and outcomes for hospitalized patients with sudden clinical deterioration
    Henry T Stelfox
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Calgary, Teaching, Research and Wellness Building, 3280 Hospital Dr NW, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Arch Intern Med 172:467-74. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Evidence for quality indicators to evaluate adult trauma care: a systematic review
    Henry T Stelfox
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Medicine and Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Crit Care Med 39:846-59. 2011

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. doi request reprint Measuring quality of care: considering measurement frameworks and needs assessment to guide quality indicator development
    Henry T Stelfox
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, Teaching Research and Wellness Building, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 4Z6 Department of Medicine, Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, Teaching Research and Wellness Building, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 4Z6 Department of Community Health Sciences, Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, Teaching Research and Wellness Building, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 4Z6 Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:1320-7. 2013
    ..In this article, we describe one approach for evaluating the value of developing quality indicators (QIs)...
  2. doi request reprint Measuring quality of care: considering conceptual approaches to quality indicator development and evaluation
    Henry T Stelfox
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, Teaching Research and Wellness Building, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 4Z6 Department of Medicine, Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, Teaching Research and Wellness Building, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 4Z6 Department of Community Health Sciences, Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, Teaching Research and Wellness Building, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 4Z6 Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:1328-37. 2013
    ..In this article, we describe one approach for developing and evaluating quality indicators...
  3. doi request reprint Capture-mark-recapture to estimate the number of missed articles for systematic reviews in surgery
    Henry T Stelfox
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Medicine and Community Health Sciences, Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Surg 206:439-40. 2013
    ..Systematic reviews are an important knowledge synthesis tool, but with new literature available each day, reviewers must balance identifying all relevant literature against timely synthesis...
  4. pmc Developing a patient and family-centred approach for measuring the quality of injury care: a study protocol
    Henry T Stelfox
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Calgary and Alberta Health Services, Calgary Zone, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:31. 2013
    ..The primary objective of this research protocol is to develop and evaluate the first set of patient and family-centred QIs of injury care for critically injured patients..
  5. doi request reprint Trauma center quality improvement programs in the United States, Canada, and Australasia
    Henry T Stelfox
    Departments of Critical Care Medicine, Medicine and Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Canada
    Ann Surg 256:163-9. 2012
    ..To compare quality improvement (QI) programs of trauma centers in 4 high-income countries...
  6. pmc Assessment of the safety and feasibility of administering anti-pyretic therapy in critically ill adults: study protocol of a randomized trial
    Daniel J Niven
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Calgary, and Alberta Health Services, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Res Notes 5:147. 2012
    ..The biologic response to these two different temperature control strategies will also be assessed through analysis of a panel of inflammatory mediators...
  7. doi request reprint Trauma quality improvement in low and middle income countries of the Asia-Pacific region: a mixed methods study
    Henry Thomas Stelfox
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Medicine and Community Health Sciences, Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, Teaching Research and Wellness Building, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB, T2N 4Z6, Canada
    World J Surg 36:1978-92. 2012
    ..We sought to explore opportunities to improve trauma QI activities in LMIC, focusing on the Asia-Pacific region...
  8. doi request reprint Trauma center volume and quality improvement programs
    Henry T Stelfox
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:962-7. 2012
    ..This relationship is less clear in injury management. We sought to evaluate whether a relationship exists between trauma center volume and the nature of quality improvement (QI) programs...
  9. doi request reprint Intensive care unit bed availability and outcomes for hospitalized patients with sudden clinical deterioration
    Henry T Stelfox
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Calgary, Teaching, Research and Wellness Building, 3280 Hospital Dr NW, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Arch Intern Med 172:467-74. 2012
    ..We evaluated the effect of ICU bed availability on processes and outcomes of care for hospitalized patients with sudden clinical deterioration...
  10. doi request reprint Evidence for quality indicators to evaluate adult trauma care: a systematic review
    Henry T Stelfox
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Medicine and Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Crit Care Med 39:846-59. 2011
    ..We sought to systematically review the evidence about the reliability, validity, and implementation of quality indicators for evaluating trauma care...
  11. pmc A qualitative analysis of a consensus process to develop quality indicators of injury care
    Niklas Bobrovitz
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    Implement Sci 8:45. 2013
    ..However, there are limited studies of the key domains that are considered during panel discussion when developing quality indicators...
  12. doi request reprint Fever in adult ICUs: an interrupted time series analysis*
    Daniel J Niven
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Calgary and Alberta, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Crit Care Med 41:1863-9. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether the incidence of fever in adult ICUs changed over time and the factors responsible for the observed change...
  13. doi request reprint A qualitative study to identify opportunities for improving trauma quality improvement
    Maria Jose Santana
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Crit Care 27:738.e1-7. 2012
    ..Quality improvement (QI) is a central tenant of trauma center accreditation in most countries, but its effectiveness is largely unknown. We sought to explore opportunities for improving trauma QI...
  14. doi request reprint A systematic review of quality indicators for evaluating pediatric trauma care
    Henry T Stelfox
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Medicine and Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    Crit Care Med 38:1187-96. 2010
    ..We sought to systematically review the literature on quality indicators for evaluating pediatric trauma care...
  15. doi request reprint Enhanced protein-energy provision via the enteral route feeding protocol in critically ill patients: results of a cluster randomized trial
    Daren K Heyland
    1Clinical Evaluation Research Unit, Kingston General Hospital, Kingston, ON, Canada 2Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada 3Department of Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada 4Specialized Complex Care Program, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada 5Department of Critical Care Medicine, Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada 6Department of Medicine, Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada 7Department of Community Health Sciences, Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada 8Department of Nursing, Mount Royal College, Calgary, Canada 9Department of Critical Care, Royal Alexandra Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Crit Care Med 41:2743-53. 2013
    ..To determine the effect of the enhanced protein-energy provision via the enteral route feeding protocol, combined with a nursing educational intervention on nutritional intake, compared to usual care...
  16. doi request reprint Knowledge translation interventions for critically ill patients: a systematic review*
    Tasnim Sinuff
    1Department of Critical Care Medicine, Sunnybrook Research Institute, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada 2Interdepartmental Division of Critical Care, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada 3Department of Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada 4Clinical Evaluation Research Unit, Kingston General Hospital, Kingston, ON, Canada 5Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Calgary and Alberta Health Services, Calgary, AB, Canada 6Department of Medicine, University of Calgary and Alberta Health Services, Calgary, AB, Canada 7Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada 8Institute of Public Health, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada 9Center for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences, Vancouver, BC, Canada 10Department of Medicine, Providence Health Care and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada 11Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada 12Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Japan
    Crit Care Med 41:2627-40. 2013
    ..We systematically reviewed ICU-based knowledge translation studies to assess the impact of knowledge translation interventions on processes and outcomes of care...
  17. pmc Prospective cohort study protocol to evaluate the validity and reliability of the Quality of Trauma Care Patient-Reported Experience Measure (QTAC-PREM)
    Niklas Bobrovitz
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB T2N 4Z6, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:98. 2013
    ..The objective of this study is to test the reliability, validity, and feasibility of the QTAC-PREM in multiple Canadian trauma centers and to refine the measure based on the results...
  18. doi request reprint A systematic review of evidence-informed practices for patient care rounds in the ICU*
    Daniel Lane
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    Crit Care Med 41:2015-29. 2013
    ..Therefore, we systematically reviewed the evidence for facilitators and barriers to patient care rounds in the ICU...
  19. doi request reprint Critical care transition programs and the risk of readmission or death after discharge from an ICU: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Daniel J Niven
    1Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Calgary and Alberta Health Services, Calgary, AB, Canada 2Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada 3Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada 4Department of Critical Care, Albert Einstein Hospital, Sao Paolo, Brazil 5Department of Medicine, University of Calgary and Alberta Health Services, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Crit Care Med 42:179-87. 2014
    ..To determine whether critical care transition programs reduce the risk of ICU readmission or death, when compared with standard care among adults who survived their incident ICU admission...
  20. doi request reprint Quality indicators used by trauma centers for performance measurement
    Maria Jose Santana
    Department Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:1298-302; discussion 12303. 2012
    ..Measuring and reporting quality of care is a critical step to improve the quality of care. QIs compare actual trauma care against ideal criteria and identify patients in whom care may have been suboptimal and should be further reviewed...
  21. doi request reprint A comparison of quality improvement practices at adult and pediatric trauma centers*
    Carmen Gayle Cooper
    1Department of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, CANADA 2Department of Medicine, Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada 3Department of Critical Care Medicine, Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 14:e365-71. 2013
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  22. doi request reprint Fever in the critically ill: a review of epidemiology, immunology, and management
    Daniel J Niven
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Calgary and Alberta Health Services, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Intensive Care Med 27:290-7. 2012
    ..As such, a review of the epidemiology, molecular mechanisms, and immunology of fever as well as the evidence behind management of fever in the critically ill is pertinent to all critical care practitioners...
  23. doi request reprint Access to trauma systems in Canada
    Syed Morad Hameed
    Research Committee of the Trauma Association of Canada, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Trauma 69:1350-61; discussion 1361. 2010
    ..We sought to describe the current status of trauma systems in Canada and Canadians' access to acute, multidisciplinary trauma care...
  24. pmc Clinical review: Intra-abdominal hypertension: does it influence the physiology of prone ventilation?
    Andrew W Kirkpatrick
    Regional Trauma Services, Foothills Medical Centre, 1403 29 Street NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Crit Care 14:232. 2010
    ..Theories relating inter-relations between prone positioning and the abdominal condition are presented to aid in designing these studies...
  25. pmc Temporal Artery versus Bladder Thermometry during Adult Medical-Surgical Intensive Care Monitoring: An Observational Study
    Henry T Stelfox
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    BMC Anesthesiol 10:13. 2010
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