Peter Tugwell

Summary

Affiliation: University of Ottawa
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi The role of clinical epidemiology in health equity: Let's take action!
    P Tugwell
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart St, 2nd Floor, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6N5
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:751-2. 2005
  2. pmc Applying clinical epidemiological methods to health equity: the equity effectiveness loop
    Peter Tugwell
    Ottawa Health Research Institute, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart Street, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1N 6N5
    BMJ 332:358-61. 2006
  3. doi Is health equity considered in systematic reviews of the Cochrane Musculoskeletal Group?
    Peter Tugwell
    University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Arthritis Rheum 59:1603-10. 2008
  4. ncbi Workshop report: knowledge translation of musculoskeletal health research
    Peter S L Tugwell
    University of Otawa, Institue of Population Health, 1 Stewart Strreet Ottawa, Ontario K 1N 6N5, Canada
    J Rheumatol 30:575-8. 2003
  5. ncbi Cochrane and Campbell Collaborations, and health equity
    Peter Tugwell
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 6N5
    Lancet 367:1128-30. 2006
  6. ncbi Powering our way to the elusive side effect: a composite outcome 'basket' of predefined designated endpoints in each organ system should be included in all controlled trials
    Peter Tugwell
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart Street, Room 312, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6N5, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:785-90. 2005
  7. pmc International Clinical Epidemiology Network: an opportunity for SGIM international cooperation
    Peter Tugwell
    Centre for Global Health, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Gen Intern Med 21:792-5. 2006
  8. pmc Health Research Profile to assess the capacity of low and middle income countries for equity-oriented research
    P Tugwell
    Centre for Global Health, Institute for Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    BMC Public Health 6:151. 2006
  9. pmc Development of a self-administered early inflammatory arthritis detection tool
    Mary J Bell
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:50. 2010
  10. pmc The implementation of a community-based aerobic walking program for mild to moderate knee osteoarthritis: a knowledge translation randomized controlled trial: part II: clinical outcomes
    Lucie Brosseau
    Public Health, specialization in Epidemiology, University Research Chair, School of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:1073. 2012

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  1. ncbi The role of clinical epidemiology in health equity: Let's take action!
    P Tugwell
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart St, 2nd Floor, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6N5
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:751-2. 2005
  2. pmc Applying clinical epidemiological methods to health equity: the equity effectiveness loop
    Peter Tugwell
    Ottawa Health Research Institute, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart Street, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1N 6N5
    BMJ 332:358-61. 2006
  3. doi Is health equity considered in systematic reviews of the Cochrane Musculoskeletal Group?
    Peter Tugwell
    University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Arthritis Rheum 59:1603-10. 2008
    ....
  4. ncbi Workshop report: knowledge translation of musculoskeletal health research
    Peter S L Tugwell
    University of Otawa, Institue of Population Health, 1 Stewart Strreet Ottawa, Ontario K 1N 6N5, Canada
    J Rheumatol 30:575-8. 2003
  5. ncbi Cochrane and Campbell Collaborations, and health equity
    Peter Tugwell
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 6N5
    Lancet 367:1128-30. 2006
  6. ncbi Powering our way to the elusive side effect: a composite outcome 'basket' of predefined designated endpoints in each organ system should be included in all controlled trials
    Peter Tugwell
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart Street, Room 312, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6N5, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:785-90. 2005
    ..To review the methodological insights gained from the CLASS and VIGOR coxib trials and make suggestions for primary safety outcomes in future trials...
  7. pmc International Clinical Epidemiology Network: an opportunity for SGIM international cooperation
    Peter Tugwell
    Centre for Global Health, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Gen Intern Med 21:792-5. 2006
    ..Participation and contribution from SGIM members is welcomed at the individual or organizational level. We invite you to explore possible partnership and collaboration...
  8. pmc Health Research Profile to assess the capacity of low and middle income countries for equity-oriented research
    P Tugwell
    Centre for Global Health, Institute for Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    BMC Public Health 6:151. 2006
    ..This project was designed to assess low and middle income country capacity and commitment for equity-oriented research...
  9. pmc Development of a self-administered early inflammatory arthritis detection tool
    Mary J Bell
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:50. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to develop a self-administered EIA detection tool for implementation in pre-primary care settings...
  10. pmc The implementation of a community-based aerobic walking program for mild to moderate knee osteoarthritis: a knowledge translation randomized controlled trial: part II: clinical outcomes
    Lucie Brosseau
    Public Health, specialization in Epidemiology, University Research Chair, School of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:1073. 2012
    ..There is therefore a need to improve knowledge translation in order to influence individuals to adopt effective self-management interventions, such as an adapted walking program...
  11. pmc Delivery of primary health care to persons who are socio-economically disadvantaged: does the organizational delivery model matter?
    Simone Dahrouge
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:517. 2013
    ..We evaluated the delivery of primary health services for different socio-economic groups and assessed the performance of different organizational models in terms of equality of health care delivery in Ontario, Canada...
  12. doi Ottawa Panel evidence-based clinical practice guidelines on therapeutic massage for low back pain
    Lucie Brosseau
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Bodyw Mov Ther 16:424-55. 2012
    ..To update evidence-based clinical practice guidelines (EBCPG) on massage therapy compared to control or other treatment for adults (>18 years) suffering from acute, sub-acute and chronic low back pain (LBP)...
  13. ncbi Cost effectiveness of adding leflunomide to a 5-year strategy of conventional disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Andreas Maetzel
    University Health Network Research Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arthritis Rheum 47:655-61. 2002
    ....
  14. doi Ottawa Panel evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for strengthening exercises in the management of fibromyalgia: part 2
    Lucie Brosseau
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa Hospital, Civic Campus, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Phys Ther 88:873-86. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to create guidelines for the use of strengthening exercises in the management of adult patients (>18 years of age) with fibromyalgia (FM), as defined by the 1990 American College of Rheumatology criteria...
  15. pmc The implementation of a community-based aerobic walking program for mild to moderate knee osteoarthritis (OA): a knowledge translation (KT) randomized controlled trial (RCT): Part I: The Uptake of the Ottawa Panel clinical practice guidelines (CPGs)
    Lucie Brosseau
    School of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:871. 2012
    ....
  16. ncbi Research methodology in rheumatology
    Vivian Robinson
    Centre for Global Health, Institute for Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart Street, Room 312, Ottawa, Ontario
    Acta Orthop Scand Suppl 73:8-14. 2002
  17. pmc Age equity in different models of primary care practice in Ontario
    Simone Dahrouge
    C T Lamont Primary Health Care Research Centre, Elisabeth Bruyere Research Institute, Ottawa, ON
    Can Fam Physician 57:1300-9. 2011
    ..To assess whether the model of service delivery affects the equity of the care provided across age groups...
  18. ncbi Consumer-driven health care: building partnerships in research
    Beverley Shea
    CIET, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Canada
    Health Expect 8:352-9. 2005
    ..The continuing development of a diversified team of consumer participants enables the CMSG to produce and promote access to high quality relevant systematic reviews and summaries of those reviews to the consumer...
  19. ncbi Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation for the treatment of chronic low back pain: a systematic review
    Amole Khadilkar
    School of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:2657-66. 2005
    ..Systematic review...
  20. pmc Systematic reviews and knowledge translation
    Peter Tugwell
    Centre for Global Health, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Bull World Health Organ 84:643-51. 2006
    ..We also encourage policy-makers and health-care managers to use this framework when deciding how effective interventions can be implemented in their own settings...
  21. ncbi MCID/Low Disease Activity State Workshop: summary, recommendations, and research agenda
    George Wells
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Rheumatol 30:1115-8. 2003
    ..This article presents an overview of that workshop, including results of the voting, a summary of associated discussions, recommendations, and a proposed research agenda...
  22. pmc Does consideration and assessment of effects on health equity affect the conclusions of systematic reviews? A methodology study
    Vivian Welch
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e31360. 2012
    ....
  23. doi Applying an equity lens to interventions: using PROGRESS ensures consideration of socially stratifying factors to illuminate inequities in health
    Jennifer O'Neill
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 67:56-64. 2014
    ..We explored the value of PROGRESS as an equity lens to assess effects of interventions on health equity...
  24. doi Prevention and self-management interventions are top priorities for osteoarthritis systematic reviews
    Alejandra Jaramillo
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart Street, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 66:503-510.e4. 2013
    ..To identify high-priority research questions for osteoarthritis systematic reviews with consideration of health equity and the social determinants of health (SDH)...
  25. pmc Systematic reviews need to consider applicability to disadvantaged populations: inter-rater agreement for a health equity plausibility algorithm
    Vivian Welch
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:187. 2012
    ....
  26. doi Reliability and validity of a new survey to assess global health competencies of health professionals
    Mirella Veras
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Glob J Health Sci 5:13-27. 2013
    ..This study aims to assess the validity and reliability of a global health competency survey for different health disciplines...
  27. ncbi Economic evaluation of programs or interventions in the management of rheumatoid arthritis: defining a consensus-based reference case
    Andreas Maetzel
    Division of Clinical Decision Making and Health Care Research, Toronto General Research Institute, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Rheumatol 30:891-6. 2003
    ..We provide the rationale for each element and discuss how each element has been addressed in published economic evaluations of DMARD...
  28. ncbi Determining the minimal clinically important differences in activity, fatigue, and sleep quality in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    George Wells
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Rheumatol 34:280-9. 2007
    ....
  29. ncbi Folic acid and folinic acid for reducing side effects in patients receiving methotrexate for rheumatoid arthritis
    Beverley Shea
    From the Bruyère Research Institute BRI Centre for Global Health, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada Epidemiological Research Center, National Academy of Medicine, Buenos Aires, Argentina Rheumatology Division, Department of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand Cochrane Musculoskeletal Group, Ottawa Institute for Work and Health, Toronto Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, and the Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Clinical Epidemiology Program Institute of Population Health and Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada B Shea, PhD, MSc, RN, BRI, Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa M V Swinden, MBBS E Tanjong Ghogomu, MD, MSc, Centre for Global Health, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa Z Ortiz, MD, MSc, Epidemiological Research Center, National Academy of Medicine W Katchamart, MD, Granada
    J Rheumatol 41:1049-60. 2014
    ....
  30. doi Folic acid and folinic acid for reducing side effects in patients receiving methotrexate for rheumatoid arthritis
    Beverley Shea
    CIET, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 5:CD000951. 2013
    ..Many patients treated with MTX experience mucosal, gastrointestinal, hepatic or haematologic side effects. Supplementation with folic or folinic acid during treatment with MTX may ameliorate these side effects...
  31. doi The effect of walking on cardiorespiratory fitness in adults with knee osteoarthritis
    Joanie Larose
    a School of Human Kinetics, Human and Environmental Physiology Research Unit, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, 125 University, Montpetit Hall, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5, Canada
    Appl Physiol Nutr Metab 38:886-91. 2013
    ..This response was comparable in supervised walkers with and without a behavioral intervention and in unsupervised self-directed walkers. ..
  32. doi WITHDRAWN: Therapeutic ultrasound for treating patellofemoral pain syndrome
    Lucie Brosseau
    School of Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD003375. 2013
    ..Therapeutic ultrasound is one of several rehabilitation interventions suggested for the management of pain due to patellofemoral knee pain syndrome...
  33. ncbi Investigating the decision-making needs of HIV-positive women in Africa using the Ottawa Decision-Support Framework: Knowledge gaps and opportunities for intervention
    Marion Doull
    Centre for Global Health, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Patient Educ Couns 63:279-91. 2006
    ..To examine HIV-positive women's decision making in the context of pregnancy and HIV/AIDS and to explore interventions that may enhance and develop women's decision-making capacity in the sub-Saharan African context...
  34. ncbi Evidence-based medicine and the Cochrane Collaboration
    Elizabeth Tanjong-Ghogomu
    University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 67:198-205. 2009
    ..The Cochrane Collaboration has been at the forefront of applying the methods of evidence-based medicine (EBM) in the treatment and management of musculoskeletal and other disorders...
  35. ncbi Efficacy of the transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation for the treatment of chronic low back pain: a meta-analysis
    Lucie Brosseau
    Physiotherapy Program, School of Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:596-603. 2002
    ..However, despite its widespread use, the efficacy of TENS is still controversial...
  36. ncbi Randomized controlled trial on low level laser therapy (LLLT) in the treatment of osteoarthritis (OA) of the hand
    Lucie Brosseau
    School of Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario K1H 8M5, Canada
    Lasers Surg Med 36:210-9. 2005
    ..Low level laser therapy (LLLT) offers promising symptomatic relief of osteoarthritic (OA) pain. We examined efficacy of active LLLT versus sham LLLT on finger joints and three superficial nerves...
  37. ncbi Understanding and overcoming the barriers of implementing patient decision aids in clinical practice
    Siobhan O'Donnell
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Eval Clin Pract 12:174-81. 2006
    ..This report is based on our interpretation of the literature and our collective experience in implementing ptDAs within trials and other contexts...
  38. doi Investigation into the impact of abatacept on sleep quality in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, and the validity of the MOS-Sleep questionnaire Sleep Disturbance Scale
    George Wells
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa Heart Institute, 40 Ruskin Street, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 4W7, Canada
    Ann Rheum Dis 69:1768-73. 2010
    ..To assess the impact of abatacept on sleep quality in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), and the validity of the sleep disturbance scale of the Medical Outcomes Study Sleep Questionnaire (MOS-Sleep)...
  39. ncbi Updating the OMERACT Filter: Implications of Filter 2.0 to Select Outcome Instruments Through Assessment of "Truth": Content, Face, and Construct Validity
    Peter Tugwell
    From the Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, and Rheumatology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Versailles Saint Quentin En Yvelines University, Department of Rheumatology, Ambroise Pare Hospital, APHP, Boulogne Billancourt Paris Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, APHP, Cochin Hospital, Rheumatology B, Paris, France Department of Occupational Sciences and Occupational Therapy, Institute for Health Policy Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Maastricht University Medical Center and Caphri Research Institute, Maastricht University, the Netherlands Division of Rheumatology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA Section of Rheumatology, Cardiff University School of Medicine, Cardiff, UK Division of Musculoskeletal Disease, University of Leeds, and the UK National Institute for Health Research NIHR Leeds Musculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit, UK Rheumatology Department, Centro Hospitalar e Universitário de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal Department of Rheumatology, Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California
    J Rheumatol 41:1000-4. 2014
    ..The "Truth" section of the OMERACT Filter requires that criteria be met to demonstrate that the outcome instrument meets the criteria for content, face, and construct validity...
  40. doi Update of strategies to translate evidence from cochrane musculoskeletal group systematic reviews for use by various audiences
    Tamara Rader
    From the Cochrane Musculoskeletal Group CMSG, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Rheumatol 41:206-15. 2014
    ..Future plans are outlined to explore ways of improving the influence and usefulness of systematic reviews by providing results in formats suitable to our varied audiences. ..
  41. doi Ottawa Panel evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for aerobic fitness exercises in the management of fibromyalgia: part 1
    Lucie Brosseau
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa Hospital, Civic Campus, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Phys Ther 88:857-71. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to create guidelines for the use of aerobic fitness exercises in the management of adult patients (>18 years of age) with fibromyalgia, as defined by the 1990 American College of Rheumatology criteria...
  42. pmc Management of Chronic Pain: Improving shared decision making in osteoarthritis
    Dawn Stacey
    School of Nursing, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    BMJ 336:954-5. 2008
  43. doi Ottawa panel evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for aerobic walking programs in the management of osteoarthritis
    Laurianne Loew
    School of Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:1269-85. 2012
    ..To update the Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines (EBCPGs) on aerobic walking programs for the management of osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee...
  44. ncbi Generic quality-of-life assessment in rheumatoid arthritis
    Peter Tugwell
    Centre for Global Health, Universityof Ottawa, 501 Smyth Rd, Rm LM12, Ottawa, ON, K1H8L6, Canada
    Am J Manag Care 14:234. 2008
    ..The reliability, validity, and sensitivity of the instruments in the assessment of quality of life (QOL) in RA, and how they correlate to other clinical measurements, have longbeen questioned...
  45. ncbi Efficacy of continuous passive motion following total knee arthroplasty: a metaanalysis
    Lucie Brosseau
    School of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Rheumatol 31:2251-64. 2004
    ..The objective of this metaanalysis is to examine the effectiveness of continuous passive motion (CPM) following total knee arthroplasty (TKA)...
  46. ncbi Canada urgently needs a national network of libraries to access evidence
    Jessie McGowan
    Institute of Population Health, Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa
    Healthc Q 9:72-4, 4. 2006
    ....
  47. doi Ottawa Panel evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for the management of osteoarthritis in adults who are obese or overweight
    Lucie Brosseau
    School of Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Montfort Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Phys Ther 91:843-61. 2011
    ....
  48. ncbi Quality of life in patients with rheumatoid arthritis : which drugs might make a difference?
    Barbara Blumenauer
    Ottawa Hospital, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Pharmacoeconomics 21:927-40. 2003
    ..Further study is required to determine the response of QOL to treatment in patients with refractory RA and instruments with known MCIDs should be used so that the clinical significance of the improvement can be determined...
  49. ncbi Creating and testing the concept of an academic NGO for enhancing health equity: a new mode of knowledge production?
    Vivian Robinson
    University of Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Educ Health (Abingdon) 20:53. 2007
    ..Collaborative action is required to address persistent and systematic health inequities which exist for most diseases in most countries of the world...
  50. ncbi Generic quality-of-life assessment in rheumatoid arthritis
    Peter Tugwell
    Centre for Global Health, University of Ottawa, 501 Smyth Rd, Rm LM12, Ottawa, ON, K1H8L6, Canada
    Am J Manag Care 13:S224-36. 2007
    ..The reliability, validity, and sensitivity of the instruments in the assessment of quality of life (QOL) in RA, and how they correlate to other clinical measurements, have long been questioned...
  51. doi Including health equity considerations in development of instruments for rheumatology research: an introduction to a novel OMERACT paradigm
    Jennifer O'Neill
    From the Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Université de Lorraine, Nancy, France Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, Netherlands The Parker Institute, Department of Rheumatology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark Birmingham VA Medical Center and University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA University of Ottawa, Department of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine Faculty of Medicine, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Rheumatol 41:150-2. 2014
    ..The future work of the Equity SIG will explore the appropriateness of different measurement scales as they relate to inequities in arthritis as well as the risk of exacerbating disadvantages for patients with low literacy. ..
  52. doi Validation of a self-administered inflammatory arthritis detection tool for rheumatology triage
    Ruben Tavares
    McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Rheumatol 40:417-24. 2013
    ..In our study, a scoring algorithm for a self-administered IA detection tool was developed and validated for the rheumatology triage clinical setting...
  53. ncbi [PRISMA-Equity 2012 Extension: reporting guidelines for systematic reviews with a focus on health equity]
    Vivian Welch
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 34:60-7. 2013
    ....
  54. doi WITHDRAWN: Intensity of exercise for the treatment of osteoarthritis
    Lucie Brosseau
    School of Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD004259. 2013
    ..Therapeutic exercise is used as one modality to treat people with osteoarthritis (OA)...
  55. ncbi How effects on health equity are assessed in systematic reviews of interventions
    Vivian Welch
    Centre for Global Health, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart Street, Room 206, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1N 6N5
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 12:MR000028. 2010
    ..The failure of systematic reviews to consider effects on health equity is cited by decision-makers as a limitation to their ability to inform policy and program decisions. ..
  56. doi Reaching those most in need: a scoping review of interventions to improve health care quality for disadvantaged populations with osteoarthritis
    Cornelia M Borkhoff
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 63:39-52. 2011
    ....
  57. pmc Evaluation of evidence-based literature and formulation of recommendations for the clinical preventive guidelines for immigrants and refugees in Canada
    Peter Tugwell
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ont
    CMAJ 183:E933-8. 2011
    ....
  58. pmc Hypothesis: the research page. The Cochrane Collaboration: for family physician researchers
    Beverley Shea
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ontario
    Can Fam Physician 48:1094-6, 1102-4. 2002
  59. ncbi Updating the OMERACT Filter: Discrimination and Feasibility
    George Wells
    From the Cardiovascular Research Methods Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, and Rheumatology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands University of Bristol Academic Rheumatology Unit, Bristol Royal Infirmary, Bristol, UK Department of Occupational Sciences and Occupational Therapy, Institute for Health Policy Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Division of Rheumatology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Maastricht University Medical Center and Caphri Research Institute, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands Australian Health Workforce Institute AHWI, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia Division of Musculoskeletal Disease, University of Leeds, and UK National Institute for Health Research NIHR Leeds Musculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit, Leeds, UK Versailles Saint Quentin En Yvelines University, Department of Rheumatology, Ambroise Pare Hospital, APHP, Boulogne Billancourt Paris Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, APHP, Cochin Hospital, Rheumatology B, Paris
    J Rheumatol 41:1005-10. 2014
    ..In Filter 2.0 we wanted to improve this definition and provide specific guidance and advice to participants. ..
  60. doi Updated method guidelines for cochrane musculoskeletal group systematic reviews and metaanalyses
    Elizabeth A T Ghogomu
    From the Cochrane Musculoskeletal Group CMSG, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Rheumatol 41:194-205. 2014
    ..These method guidelines will help improve the quality of reporting and ensure high standards of conduct as well as consistency across CMSG reviews. ..
  61. doi Ottawa Panel evidence-based clinical practice guidelines on therapeutic massage for neck pain
    Lucie Brosseau
    School of Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Bodyw Mov Ther 16:300-25. 2012
    ..To update evidence-based clinical practice guideline (EBCPG) on the use of massage compared to a control or other treatments for adults (>18 years) suffering from sub-acute and chronic neck pain...
  62. ncbi MCID/Low Disease Activity State Workshop: low disease activity state in rheumatoid arthritis
    George Wells
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    J Rheumatol 30:1110-1. 2003
    ..This article describes the process of the MCID/Low Disease Activity State Workshop at OMERACT 6 to develop such a definition...
  63. ncbi A survey of the decision-making needs of Canadians faced with complex health decisions
    Annette M O'Connor
    University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Health Expect 6:97-109. 2003
    ....
  64. ncbi Economic evaluation of norethisterone acetate/ethinylestradiol (FemHRT) for women with menopausal symptoms
    Douglas Coyle
    Clinical Epidemiology, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa Hospital Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Pharmacoeconomics 21:661-9. 2003
    ....
  65. ncbi Assessment of the decision support needs of women from HIV endemic countries regarding voluntary HIV testing in Canada
    Debjani Mitra
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Ottawa, Roger Guindon, 451 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Patient Educ Couns 63:292-300. 2006
    ....
  66. ncbi Finding information about the burden of disease
    Peter Tugwell
    Centre for Global Health, Institute for Population Health, University of Ottawa, One Stewart Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 6N5
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:887-92. 2006
  67. doi Inequity in primary and secondary preventive care for acute myocardial infarction? Use by socioeconomic status across middle-aged and older patients
    Deborah Cohen
    Department of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Can J Cardiol 29:1579-85. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to examine socioeconomic disparities in the use of primary and secondary preventive services relevant to the identification and management of heart disease in a cohort of patients with AMI...
  68. pmc Health equity: evidence synthesis and knowledge translation methods
    Vivian A Welch
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, 1 Stewart Street, Ottawa, ON K1N6N5, Canada
    Syst Rev 2:43. 2013
    ..Although systematic reviews are recognized as an important source for evidence-informed policy, they have been criticized for failing to assess effects on health equity...
  69. pmc Equity-oriented toolkit for health technology assessment and knowledge translation: application to scaling up of training and education for health workers
    Erin Ueffing
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Hum Resour Health 7:67. 2009
    ..Relevant tools from each of these steps will be matched with the appropriate recommendation from the technical working group...
  70. ncbi Economic comparison of leflunomide and methotrexate in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: an evaluation based on a 1-year randomised controlled trial
    Andreas Maetzel
    Arthritis and Immune Disorder Research Centre, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pharmacoeconomics 20:61-70. 2002
    ..To compare disease-related medical care and productivity costs, and utilities, in 482 patients with rheumatoid arthritis randomised to receive leflunomide, methotrexate or placebo during a 12-month period...
  71. ncbi The equity-effectiveness loop as a tool for evaluating population health interventions
    Vivian Welch
    Centre for Global Health, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Canada
    Rev Salud Publica (Bogota) 10:83-96. 2008
    ..The World Health Organisation Collaborating Centre on Health Technology Assessment is now using this framework for organising the components of its equity-orientated, evidence-based toolkit...
  72. pmc An evaluation of gender equity in different models of primary care practices in Ontario
    Simone Dahrouge
    C T Lamont Primary Health Care Research Centre, Elisabeth Bruyere Research Institute, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Public Health 10:151. 2010
    ..We performed this evaluation in Ontario, Canada where primary care models resulting from reforms co-exist...
  73. ncbi Knowledge translation in developing countries
    Nancy Santesso
    Centre for Global Health, Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 26:87-96. 2006
    ..Studies in developing countries, although few, illustrate that the OMRU approach may be a valid method of tackling the challenges of KT strategies to improve health care in developing countries...
  74. ncbi A qualitative study of physicians' perceptions of three decision aids
    Ian D Graham
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ont, Canada
    Patient Educ Couns 50:279-83. 2003
    ..Uptake of decision aids may be facilitated if physicians have an opportunity to examine and try them, and if they can have unfettered access to them for distribution purposes...
  75. ncbi Comparison of total hip arthroplasty performed with and without cement : a randomized trial
    Andreas Laupacis
    Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:1823-8. 2002
    ..This study was designed to compare the fixation of a Mallory-Head total hip prosthesis with and without cement...
  76. ncbi Pharmacoeconomics of long-term treatment of rheumatoid arthritis
    Barbara Blumenauer
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 3:417-22. 2002
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  77. doi Managed alcohol as a harm reduction intervention for alcohol addiction in populations at high risk for substance abuse
    Wendy Muckle
    Ottawa Inner City Health Initiative, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 12:CD006747. 2012
    ..This enables clients to gain access to services despite continued alcohol consumption and works to help the patient understand the risks involved in their behaviour and make decisions about their own treatment goals...
  78. pmc Measurement properties of questionnaires assessing complementary and alternative medicine use in pediatrics: a systematic review
    Karine Toupin April
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e39611. 2012
    ..However, no studies have attempted to appraise measurement properties of these questionnaires. The aim of this systematic review was to critically appraise and summarize measurement properties of questionnaires of CAM use in pediatrics...
  79. pmc Access to primary healthcare services for the Roma population in Serbia: a secondary data analysis
    Leanne Idzerda
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 11:10. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  80. ncbi A comparison of the quality of Cochrane reviews and systematic reviews published in paper-based journals
    Beverley Shea
    Institute of Population Health, University of Ottawa
    Eval Health Prof 25:116-29. 2002
    ..In addition, the use of evidence-based criteria (i.e., the QUOROM statement) for reporting systematic reviews may help further to improve their quality...
  81. pmc A 64 year old woman with knee pain: case outcome
    Peter Tugwell
    Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa, 202 1 Stewart Street, Ottawa, Canada K1N 6N5
    BMJ 329:38; discussion 40. 2004
  82. ncbi A randomized trial of a computerized versus an audio-booklet decision aid for women considering post-menopausal hormone replacement therapy
    Alaa Rostom
    Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa Hospital, Civic Campus, 1053 Carling Avenue, Ont, Ottawa, Canada K1Y 4E9
    Patient Educ Couns 46:67-74. 2002
    ..019). The results of this study have implications for future DA design, and other areas where patient Kn and understanding are important, such as in the setting of informed consent...
  83. ncbi Meta-analyses of therapies for postmenopausal osteoporosis. I. Systematic reviews of randomized trials in osteoporosis: introduction and methodology
    Ann Cranney
    McMaster University, Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Endocr Rev 23:496-507. 2002
  84. ncbi Quality of life of individuals with heart failure: a randomized trial of the effectiveness of two models of hospital-to-home transition
    Margaret B Harrison
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Med Care 40:271-82. 2002
    ..The question remains if similar gains could be achieved working with usual hospital and community nurses...