Amardeep Thind

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Ontario
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Characteristics and practice patterns of international medical graduates: how different are they from those of Canadian-trained physicians?
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, University of Western Ontario in London
    Can Fam Physician 53:1330-1. 2007
  2. pmc What are wait times to see a specialist? an analysis of 26,942 referrals in southwestern ontario
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Western Ontario, London, ON
    Healthc Policy 8:80-91. 2012
  3. pmc Patient satisfaction with breast cancer follow-up care provided by family physicians
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Department of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Board Fam Med 24:710-6. 2011
  4. pmc Evaluating the impact of MEDLINE filters on evidence retrieval: study protocol
    Salimah Z Shariff
    Division of Nephrology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Implement Sci 5:58. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint The surgeon-patient interaction in older women with breast cancer: what are the determinants of a helpful discussion?
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, 245 100 Collip Circle, London, Ontario, N6G 4X8, Canada
    Ann Surg Oncol 13:788-93. 2006
  6. pmc Method of detection of breast cancer in low-income women
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Family Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, Canada
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:1807-11. 2009
  7. pmc Where to deliver? Analysis of choice of delivery location from a national survey in India
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Family Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    BMC Public Health 8:29. 2008
  8. pmc Who delivers preventive care as recommended?: Analysis of physician and practice characteristics
    Amardeep Thind
    Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, University of Western Ontario, 245 100 Collip Circle, London, ON
    Can Fam Physician 54:1574-5. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Reforming dental education: faculty members' perceptions on the continuation of pipeline program changes
    Amardeep Thind
    Center for Studies in Family Medicine, University of Western Ontario, 245 100 Collip Circle, London, Ontario N6G 4X8, Canada
    J Dent Educ 72:1472-80. 2008
  10. pmc Satisfaction with care among low-income women with breast cancer
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, The University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:77-86. 2010

Detail Information

Publications63

  1. pmc Characteristics and practice patterns of international medical graduates: how different are they from those of Canadian-trained physicians?
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, University of Western Ontario in London
    Can Fam Physician 53:1330-1. 2007
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  2. pmc What are wait times to see a specialist? an analysis of 26,942 referrals in southwestern ontario
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Western Ontario, London, ON
    Healthc Policy 8:80-91. 2012
    ..Using data from the EMRs of 23 family physicians across southwestern Ontario, we present data on wait times to see a specialist, and evaluate these data for equity...
  3. pmc Patient satisfaction with breast cancer follow-up care provided by family physicians
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Department of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Board Fam Med 24:710-6. 2011
    ..We aimed to identify determinants of satisfaction with such care in low-income, medically underserved women with breast cancer...
  4. pmc Evaluating the impact of MEDLINE filters on evidence retrieval: study protocol
    Salimah Z Shariff
    Division of Nephrology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Implement Sci 5:58. 2010
    ..The 'content' filters help identify articles in the discipline of renal medicine. We will now test the utility of these filters for physician MEDLINE searching...
  5. ncbi request reprint The surgeon-patient interaction in older women with breast cancer: what are the determinants of a helpful discussion?
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, 245 100 Collip Circle, London, Ontario, N6G 4X8, Canada
    Ann Surg Oncol 13:788-93. 2006
    ..We analyzed data from 240 women with a new breast cancer diagnosis to better understand this interaction and to delineate the patient, surgeon, and surgeon-patient interaction-level characteristics affecting this interaction...
  6. pmc Method of detection of breast cancer in low-income women
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Family Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, Canada
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:1807-11. 2009
    ..We sought to analyze the determinants of method of detection (medical vs. self) in a cohort of low-income women with breast cancer receiving care through California's Breast and Cervical Cancer Treatment Program...
  7. pmc Where to deliver? Analysis of choice of delivery location from a national survey in India
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Family Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    BMC Public Health 8:29. 2008
    ..In order to reduce maternal mortality, the Indian government has increased its commitment to institutional deliveries. We assess the determinants of home, private and public sector utilization for a delivery in a Western state...
  8. pmc Who delivers preventive care as recommended?: Analysis of physician and practice characteristics
    Amardeep Thind
    Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, University of Western Ontario, 245 100 Collip Circle, London, ON
    Can Fam Physician 54:1574-5. 2008
    ..More research is needed before our results can be generalized beyond southwestern Ontario...
  9. ncbi request reprint Reforming dental education: faculty members' perceptions on the continuation of pipeline program changes
    Amardeep Thind
    Center for Studies in Family Medicine, University of Western Ontario, 245 100 Collip Circle, London, Ontario N6G 4X8, Canada
    J Dent Educ 72:1472-80. 2008
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  10. pmc Satisfaction with care among low-income women with breast cancer
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, The University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:77-86. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to identify the structure, process, and outcome factors that impact patient satisfaction with care in a low-income population of women with breast cancer...
  11. pmc Factors that determine satisfaction with surgical treatment of low-income women with breast cancer
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Center for Studies in Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine, The University of Western Ontario, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Surg 144:1068-73. 2009
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  12. ncbi request reprint Determinants of tetanus toxoid immunization in pregnancy in rural Bihar
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, Room 31 299 CHS, Box 951772, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Trop Doct 35:75-7. 2005
    ..Policy implications of these findings are discussed...
  13. pmc What influences diagnostic delay in low-income women with breast cancer?
    Rose C Maly
    Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024 4142, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:1017-23. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify correlates of elapsed time between recognition of breast abnormalities and receipt of definitive diagnosis of BC among low-income women...
  14. ncbi request reprint Adoption of electronic medical records in family practice: the providers' perspective
    Amanda L Terry
    Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, 100 Collip Circle, Suite 245, The U W O Research Park, London, Ontario, Canada N6G 4X8
    Fam Med 41:508-12. 2009
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  15. pmc Breast reconstructive surgery in medically underserved women with breast cancer: the role of patient-physician communication
    Rose C Maly
    Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 7087, USA
    Cancer 115:4819-27. 2009
    ..This study assessed the impact of patient-physician communication on rates of breast reconstructive surgery in low-income breast cancer (BC) women receiving mastectomy...
  16. ncbi request reprint Primary health care teams' experience of electronic medical record use after adoption
    Louisa Bestard Denomme
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Western Ontario, Canada
    Fam Med 43:638-42. 2011
    ..This research was conducted in follow up to a previous qualitative study looking at early EMR implementation experiences...
  17. ncbi request reprint Comparison of extramural clinical rotation days: did the Pipeline program make a difference?
    Kathryn A Atchison
    UCLA School of Dentistry, 10833 Le Conte Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Dent Educ 75:52-61. 2011
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  18. doi request reprint Does team-based primary health care improve patients' perception of outcomes? Evidence from the 2007-08 Canadian Survey of Experiences with Primary Health
    Shammima Jesmin
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Western Ontario, Canada
    Health Policy 105:71-83. 2012
    ..Team-based practice in primary care has been advocated for improved access, quality, effectiveness, and cost-efficiency of primary health care services, but there is limited empirical evidence supporting it...
  19. pmc Impact of PubMed search filters on the retrieval of evidence by physicians
    Salimah Z Shariff
    Division of Nephrology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ont
    CMAJ 184:E184-90. 2012
    ..We investigated whether the use of search filters in PubMed improves searching by physicians...
  20. ncbi request reprint Pipeline, profession, and practice program: evaluating change in dental education
    Ronald M Andersen
    UCLA School of Public Health, Department of Health Services, CHS 31 293, 650 C E Young Drive South, Room 31 269CHS, Campus Box 951772, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    J Dent Educ 69:239-48. 2005
    ..The majority of all seniors described the current extramural clinical rotations as positive experiences, but URMs were more likely to report the experience improved their ability to care for diverse groups...
  21. pmc Validity of self-reports of breast cancer treatment in low-income, medically underserved women with breast cancer
    Yihang Liu
    Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10880 Wilshire Blvd, Ste 1800, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7087, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 119:745-51. 2010
    ..Interventions to enhance patient-physician communication may facilitate more accurate information reporting among vulnerable populations...
  22. pmc Quality of congestive heart failure care: assessing measurement of care using electronic medical records
    Heather Maddocks
    University of Western Ontario, Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, 245 100 Collip Circle, London, ON N6G 4X8
    Can Fam Physician 56:e432-7. 2010
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  23. ncbi request reprint Feedback and training tool to improve provision of preventive care by physicians using EMRs: a randomised control trial
    Heather Maddocks
    DELPHI Project, Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, The University of Western Ontario, Canada
    Inform Prim Care 19:147-53. 2011
    ..Electronic medical records (EMRs) have the potential to improve the provision of preventive care by allowing general practitioners (GPs) to track and recall eligible patients and record testing for feedback on their service provision...
  24. pmc Treatment-related symptoms among underserved women with breast cancer: the impact of physician-patient communication
    Rose C Maly
    Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10880 Wilshire Blvd, Ste 1800, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 119:707-16. 2010
    ..Effective patient-physician communication can moderate disparities in symptom resolution among Latinas, regardless of language acculturation...
  25. ncbi request reprint Analysis of health services use for respiratory illness in Indonesian children: implications for policy
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, USA
    J Biosoc Sci 37:129-42. 2005
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  26. pmc Understanding adolescent and young adult use of family physician services: a cross-sectional analysis of the Canadian Community Health Survey
    Bridget L Ryan
    Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Fam Pract 12:118. 2011
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  27. ncbi request reprint What determines positive student perceptions of extramural clinical rotations? An analysis using 2003 ADEA Senior Survey data
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Dent Educ 69:355-62. 2005
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  28. pmc The impact of primary care physicians on follow-up care of underserved breast cancer survivors
    Rose C Maly
    The Department of Family Medicine, The Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles and the Departments of Family Medicine and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Board Fam Med 26:628-36. 2013
    ..To investigate the impact of the involvement of primary care physicians (PCPs) on the receipt of preventive follow-up care after a breast cancer (BC) diagnosis among a low-income population...
  29. ncbi request reprint Results of a mixed-methods evaluation of partnerships for health: a quality improvement initiative for diabetes care
    Stewart Harris
    The Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada and Renison University College, The University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Board Fam Med 26:711-9. 2013
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  30. pmc Patients' perceptions on losing access to FPs: qualitative study
    Tom Freeman
    Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Western Ontario, 245 100 Collip Circle, London, ON N6G 4X8
    Can Fam Physician 59:e195-201. 2013
    ..To examine the health care-related experiences of individuals who have lost their FPs...
  31. pmc Adherence to adjuvant hormone therapy in low-income women with breast cancer: the role of provider-patient communication
    Yihang Liu
    Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, 10880 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90024 7087, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 137:829-36. 2013
    ..Interventions on patient-provider communication may provide opportunities to improve patient outcomes in this vulnerable population...
  32. doi request reprint Perspectives on electronic medical record implementation after two years of use in primary health care practice
    Amanda L Terry
    Department of Family Medicine, Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, and the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Board Fam Med 25:522-7. 2012
    ..This qualitative study explored the experiences of primary health care providers and staff who had moved beyond the stage of implementing electronic medical records (EMRs) in their practices to using this technology on an on-going basis...
  33. doi request reprint Canadian family physicians' decision to collaborate: age, period and cohort effects
    Sisira Sarma
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 75:1811-9. 2012
    ..The findings suggest that combining a non-fee-for-service remuneration arrangement with a group practice structure would facilitate effective collaboration...
  34. ncbi request reprint Feedback and training tool to improve provision of preventive care by physicians using EMRs: a randomised control trial
    Heather Maddocks
    Research analyst, DELPHI Project, Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, and PhD Candidate, Department of Sociology, The University of Western Ontario, Canada
    Inform Prim Care 19:147-53. 2012
    ..Electronic medical records (EMRs) have the potential to improve the provision of preventive care by allowing general practitioners (GPs) to track and recall eligible patients and record testing for feedback on their service provision...
  35. doi request reprint Number of HbA1c tests unrelated to quality of diabetes control: an electronic medical record data linkage study
    Richard H Glazier
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 93:e37-40. 2011
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  36. ncbi request reprint Health service use by children in rural Bihar
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    J Trop Pediatr 50:137-42. 2004
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  37. doi request reprint Using your electronic medical record for research: a primer for avoiding pitfalls
    Amanda L Terry
    Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, The University of Western Ontario, 100 Collip Circle, London, Ontario, Canada
    Fam Pract 27:121-6. 2010
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Patterns of referral in a Canadian primary care electronic health record database: retrospective cross-sectional analysis
    Joshua Shadd
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    Inform Prim Care 19:217-23. 2011
    ..This is the first study outside the United Kingdom to use an EHR database to describe rates of referral per patient from family physicians to specialists...
  39. ncbi request reprint Diarrhea in the Dominican Republic: determinants of the utilization of children's health services
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles 90095 1772, USA
    J Trop Pediatr 49:93-8. 2003
    ..Such disease-specific sector utilization should be kept in mind when attempts are made to adjust the public/private mix in health sector reform...
  40. ncbi request reprint Determinants of children's health services utilization in the Philippines
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    J Trop Pediatr 49:269-73. 2003
    ..Policy makers can use such information for future health planning and reform, in order to increase access to healthcare for this vulnerable population in the Philippines...
  41. pmc Quality of care for breast cancer for uninsured women in california under the breast and cervical cancer prevention treatment act
    Jennifer L Malin
    David Geffen School of Medicineat University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:3479-84. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the quality of care provided to uninsured women with breast cancer who received treatment through the Breast and Cervical Cancer Prevention Treatment Program (BCCTP)...
  42. doi request reprint Do new cohorts of family physicians work less compared to their older predecessors? The evidence from Canada
    Sisira Sarma
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 72:2049-58. 2011
    ..A number of other contextual factors influence work hours of physicians in the expected direction...
  43. ncbi request reprint How does Canada stack up? A bibliometric analysis of the primary healthcare electronic medical record literature
    Amanda L Terry
    Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Inform Prim Care 20:233-40. 2012
    ..These developments need to be supported by sufficient evidence from the literature, particularly relevant research conducted in the Canadian context...
  44. doi request reprint "Building through the grief": vicarious trauma in a group of inner-city family physicians
    Susan Woolhouse
    South Riverdale Community Health Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Board Fam Med 25:840-6. 2012
    ..Vicarious trauma is an understudied phenomenon among Canadian family physicians...
  45. ncbi request reprint Respiratory illness in the Dominican Republic: what are the predictors for health services utilization of young children?
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, Room 31 299 CHS, Box 951772, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Soc Sci Med 56:1173-82. 2003
    ..e. use vs. non-use). On the other hand, one of the ways to deliver cost-effective interventions by the publicly financed system would be to improve facilities in the rural areas...
  46. pmc Implementing and maintaining a researchable database from electronic medical records: a perspective from an academic family medicine department
    Moira Stewart
    Professor, Canada Research Chair in Primary Care, Department of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Western Ontario, London, ON
    Healthc Policy 5:26-39. 2009
    ..Currently, the DELPHI database holds more than two years of high-quality, de-identified data from 10 practices, with 30,000 patients and nearly a quarter of a million encounters...
  47. ncbi request reprint Female sterilisation in rural Bihar: what are the acceptor characteristics?
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, 90095 1772, USA
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 31:34-6. 2005
    ..This paper examines the determinants of use of female sterilisation versus other contraceptive methods in rural Bihar, one of the most socially and economically deprived states in India...
  48. doi request reprint Identifying the determinants of childhood immunization in the Philippines
    Jennifer N Bondy
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
    Vaccine 27:169-75. 2009
    ..To increase immunization coverage in the Philippines, knowledge transfer to mothers must improve...
  49. ncbi request reprint Wait times for women with abnormal uterine bleeding in South-Western Ontario
    Jennifer N Bondy
    Schulich School of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, ON
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 32:703-7. 2010
    ..Our study aimed to determine the proportion of patients having wait times that meet this recommendation, and to understand patient-level sources of variation in these waits...
  50. pmc Investigating concordance in diabetes diagnosis between primary care charts (electronic medical records) and health administrative data: a retrospective cohort study
    Stewart B Harris
    Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:347. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to establish a validated electronic medical record definition for diabetes...
  51. pmc Implementing electronic health records: Key factors in primary care
    Amanda L Terry
    Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry at The University of Western Ontario in London
    Can Fam Physician 54:730-6. 2008
    ..To examine common themes about implementing and adopting electronic health record (EHR) systems that emerged from 3 separate studies of the experiences of primary health care providers and those who implement EHRs...
  52. ncbi request reprint Informing state-level health policy in India: the case of childhood immunizations in Maharashtra and Bihar
    Melissa Gatchell
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, CA, USA
    Acta Paediatr 97:124-6. 2008
  53. ncbi request reprint Home deliveries in Indonesia: who provides assistance?
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    J Community Health 29:285-303. 2004
    ..A multinomial logit model was used to predict determinants of use. Our results indicate that maternal education, religion, asset index quartile and number of antenatal visits are significant determinants among all choice sets...
  54. pmc Access to family physicians in southwestern ontario
    Graham J Reid
    Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, Department of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Western Ontario, London, ON
    Healthc Policy 5:e187-206. 2009
    ..The study objective was to determine the proportion of the population in southwestern Ontario without access to a regular FP and sources of usual medical care for individuals with and without a regular FP...
  55. pmc 'Meeting people where they're at': experiences of family physicians engaging women who use illicit drugs
    Susan Woolhouse
    South Riverdale Community Health Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Fam Med 9:244-9. 2011
    ..This study explores the experiences of these physicians in order to better understand the process of engaging these women in the patient-physician relationship...
  56. ncbi request reprint What is managed care? A conceptual primer
    Amardeep Thind
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Natl Med J India 16:152-6. 2003
    ..This article explains what managed care is, traces its development in the context of the American healthcare system, discusses its achievements (or lack thereof) to date and considers its relevance to healthcare delivery in India...
  57. pmc The association between health information technology adoption and family physicians' practice patterns in Canada: evidence from 2007 and 2010 National Physician Surveys
    Sisira Sarma
    Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Western Ontario, London, ON
    Healthc Policy 9:89-90. 2013
    ..To describe the association between health information technology (HIT) adoption and family physicians' patient visit length in Canada after controlling for physician and practice characteristics...
  58. doi request reprint Searching for medical information online: a survey of Canadian nephrologists
    Salimah Z Shariff
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Nephrol 24:723-32. 2011
    ..Physicians often search for information to improve patient care. We evaluated how nephrologists use online information sources for this purpose...
  59. pmc The impact of delays to admission from the emergency department on inpatient outcomes
    Qing Huang
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Western Ontario, Canada
    BMC Emerg Med 10:16. 2010
    ..We sought to determine the impact of delays to admission from the Emergency Department (ED) on inpatient length of stay (LOS), and IP cost...
  60. doi request reprint Does the way physicians are paid influence the way they practice? The case of Canadian family physicians' work activity
    Sisira Sarma
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario N6A 5C1, Canada
    Health Policy 98:203-17. 2010
    ..To investigate the impact of the mode of remuneration on the work activities of Canadian family physicians on: (a) direct patient care in office/clinic, (b) direct patient care in other settings and (c) indirect patient care...
  61. doi request reprint Determinants of breast cancer knowledge among newly diagnosed, low-income, medically underserved women with breast cancer
    Judy Y Chen
    Health Benchmarks Inc, Woodland Hills, CA, USA
    Cancer 112:1153-61. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to identify modifiable determinants associated with BC knowledge...
  62. ncbi request reprint Managed care and developing countries: what are the equity implications?
    Amardeep Thind
    Natl Med J India 15:121-3. 2002
  63. ncbi request reprint Injection safety and its impact in India: a literature analysis
    Amardeep Thind
    Indian J Public Health 48:34-6. 2004
    ..Studies in India have documented the association of injection use and spread of hepatitis C and kala-azar also. Some measures to address the issue are also discussed...