Kevin E Thorpe

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Effectiveness Guidance Document (EGD) for acupuncture research - a consensus document for conducting trials
    Claudia M Witt
    Institute for Social Medicine, Epidemiology and Health Economics, Charite University Medical Center, Berlin, Germany
    BMC Complement Altern Med 12:148. 2012
  2. pmc Inhaled nitric oxide for the adjunctive therapy of severe malaria: protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Michael Hawkes
    Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Toronto, Canada
    Trials 12:176. 2011
  3. pmc Decision aid on radioactive iodine treatment for early stage papillary thyroid cancer--a randomized controlled trial
    Anna M Sawka
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University Health Network and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Trials 11:81. 2010
  4. pmc Evaluation of a clinical decision support tool for osteoporosis disease management: protocol for an interrupted time series design
    Monika Kastner
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Implement Sci 6:77. 2011
  5. pmc A knowledge translation collaborative to improve the use of therapeutic hypothermia in post-cardiac arrest patients: protocol for a stepped wedge randomized trial
    Katie N Dainty
    RESCU Research Program, Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St, Michael s Hospital Toronto, Canada
    Implement Sci 6:4. 2011
  6. pmc Factors associated with the subspecialty choices of internal medicine residents in Canada
    Leora Horn
    Department of Medical Oncology, Vanderbilt University, 777 Preston Research Building, 2220 Pierce Avenue, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    BMC Med Educ 8:37. 2008
  7. doi request reprint A pragmatic-explanatory continuum indicator summary (PRECIS): a tool to help trial designers
    Kevin E Thorpe
    Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 62:464-75. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint How do I perform a lumbar puncture and analyze the results to diagnose bacterial meningitis?
    Sharon E Straus
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta
    JAMA 296:2012-22. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Office-based intervention to reduce bottle use among toddlers: TARGet Kids! Pragmatic, randomized trial
    Jonathon L Maguire
    Applied Health Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, Department of Pediatrics, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 126:e343-50. 2010

Collaborators

  • Shaun Treweek
  • Douglas G Altman
  • Kalipso Chalkidou
  • Merrick Zwarenstein
  • Gary Rodin
  • Lehana Thabane
  • Sharon E Straus
  • Jonathon L Maguire
  • Amiram Gafni
  • Claudia M Witt
  • Katie N Dainty
  • Michael Hawkes
  • Monika Kastner
  • Anna M Sawka
  • Leora Horn
  • Richard Hammerschlag
  • Lixing Lao
  • Mary N Haan
  • Trini Baca
  • Sean Tunis
  • Brian M Berman
  • Jason Jishun Hao
  • George A Kaplan
  • Jed Weissberg
  • Cheryl Ritenbaugh
  • Terri McKay
  • David Riley
  • Dan Cherkin
  • Mikel Aickin
  • Beverly Pierce
  • Robert O Opoka
  • Damon C Scales
  • Gordon Rubenfeld
  • James V Lavery
  • Paul Dorian
  • Sophie Namasopo
  • Andrea L Conroy
  • Steve C Brooks
  • Chandy C John
  • Randy Wax
  • David Newton
  • Christopher Miller
  • Anna Sawka
  • Kevin C Kain
  • W Conrad Liles
  • Niall Ferguson
  • Laurie J Morrison
  • Christine Marquez
  • Mark Chignel
  • Dale M Needham
  • Lorne Rotstein
  • David P Goldstein
  • James D Brierley
  • Richard W Tsang
  • Shereen Ezzat
  • Katina Tzanetos

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Effectiveness Guidance Document (EGD) for acupuncture research - a consensus document for conducting trials
    Claudia M Witt
    Institute for Social Medicine, Epidemiology and Health Economics, Charite University Medical Center, Berlin, Germany
    BMC Complement Altern Med 12:148. 2012
    ..The aim of this EGD is to provide specific recommendations for the design of prospective acupuncture studies to support optimal use of resources for generating evidence that will inform stakeholder decision-making...
  2. pmc Inhaled nitric oxide for the adjunctive therapy of severe malaria: protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Michael Hawkes
    Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Toronto, Canada
    Trials 12:176. 2011
    ..Low-flow inhaled nitric oxide (iNO) gas is a US FDA-approved treatment for hypoxic respiratory failure in neonates...
  3. pmc Decision aid on radioactive iodine treatment for early stage papillary thyroid cancer--a randomized controlled trial
    Anna M Sawka
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University Health Network and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Trials 11:81. 2010
    ..This decision is often difficult because of conflicting reports of RAI treatment benefit and medical evidence uncertainty due to the lack of long-term randomized controlled trials...
  4. pmc Evaluation of a clinical decision support tool for osteoporosis disease management: protocol for an interrupted time series design
    Monika Kastner
    Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Implement Sci 6:77. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc A knowledge translation collaborative to improve the use of therapeutic hypothermia in post-cardiac arrest patients: protocol for a stepped wedge randomized trial
    Katie N Dainty
    RESCU Research Program, Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St, Michael s Hospital Toronto, Canada
    Implement Sci 6:4. 2011
    ..Despite the strong evidence for its efficacy and the apparent simplicity of this intervention, recent surveys show that therapeutic hypothermia is delivered inconsistently, incompletely, and often with delay...
  6. pmc Factors associated with the subspecialty choices of internal medicine residents in Canada
    Leora Horn
    Department of Medical Oncology, Vanderbilt University, 777 Preston Research Building, 2220 Pierce Avenue, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    BMC Med Educ 8:37. 2008
    ..To address the concern about physician imbalances in internal medicine subspecialties, we need to examine the factors that motivate residents when making career decisions...
  7. doi request reprint A pragmatic-explanatory continuum indicator summary (PRECIS): a tool to help trial designers
    Kevin E Thorpe
    Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 62:464-75. 2009
    ..To propose a tool to assist trialists in making design decisions that are consistent with their trial's stated purpose...
  8. ncbi request reprint How do I perform a lumbar puncture and analyze the results to diagnose bacterial meningitis?
    Sharon E Straus
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta
    JAMA 296:2012-22. 2006
    ..Diagnostic lumbar punctures (LPs), commonly used to rule out meningitis, are associated with adverse events...
  9. doi request reprint Office-based intervention to reduce bottle use among toddlers: TARGet Kids! Pragmatic, randomized trial
    Jonathon L Maguire
    Applied Health Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, Department of Pediatrics, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 126:e343-50. 2010
    ..The goal was to determine whether an office-based, educational intervention for parents of 9-month-old children could reduce bottle use and iron depletion at 2 years of age...