Kevin E Thorpe

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc DO IT Trial: vitamin D Outcomes and Interventions in Toddlers - a TARGet Kids! randomized controlled trial
    Jonathon L Maguire
    The Applied Health Research Centre of the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St, Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 14:37. 2014
  2. pmc Improving chronic disease prevention and screening in primary care: results of the BETTER pragmatic cluster randomized controlled trial
    Eva Grunfeld
    Department of Family Community Medicine, University of Toronto, 500 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1V7, Canada
    BMC Fam Pract 14:175. 2013
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. ncbi 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
  10. ncbi 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

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

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc DO IT Trial: vitamin D Outcomes and Interventions in Toddlers - a TARGet Kids! randomized controlled trial
    Jonathon L Maguire
    The Applied Health Research Centre of the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St, Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 14:37. 2014
    ....
  2. pmc Improving chronic disease prevention and screening in primary care: results of the BETTER pragmatic cluster randomized controlled trial
    Eva Grunfeld
    Department of Family Community Medicine, University of Toronto, 500 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1V7, Canada
    BMC Fam Pract 14:175. 2013
    ..This trial (the BETTER Trial) aimed to improve preventive care of heart disease, diabetes, colorectal, breast and cervical cancers, and relevant lifestyle factors through a practice facilitation intervention set in primary care...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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
    ....
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. ncbi 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...
  10. ncbi 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...
  11. 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...