Thomas E Feasby

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Hospital and surgeon determinants of carotid endarterectomy outcomes
    Thomas E Feasby
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Calgary Health Region, Alberta, Canada
    Arch Neurol 59:1877-81. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Real-world replication of randomized controlled trial results for carotid endarterectomy
    Thomas E Feasby
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Calgary, Seventh Floor, TRW Building, 3280 Hospital Dr NW, Calgary, AB T2N 4Z6, Canada
    Arch Neurol 64:1496-500. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Statins are associated with better outcomes after carotid endarterectomy in symptomatic patients
    James Kennedy
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Stroke 36:2072-6. 2005
  4. pmc An audit tool for assessing the appropriateness of carotid endarterectomy
    James Kennedy
    Department of Medicine, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Calgary, Foothills Hospital, 1403 29th Street NW, Calgary, Alberta, T2N 2T9, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 4:17. 2004
  5. pmc Appropriateness of the use of intravenous immune globulin before and after the introduction of a utilization control program
    Thomas E Feasby
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta
    Open Med 6:e28-34. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Complication rates after left- versus right-sided carotid endarterectomy
    Louis Philippe Girard
    Department of Medicine, the Department of Community Health Sciences, and the Centre for Health and Policy Studies, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:642-7. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Importance of the imaging modality in decision making about carotid endarterectomy
    James Kennedy
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Calgary, Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Neurology 62:901-4. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Coding algorithms for defining comorbidities in ICD-9-CM and ICD-10 administrative data
    Hude Quan
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Med Care 43:1130-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Carotid endarterectomy: a review
    J Max Findlay
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Neurol Sci 31:22-36. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing the decision to perform carotid endarterectomy
    Michael D Hill
    Calgary Stroke Program, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Neurology 62:803-5. 2004

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Hospital and surgeon determinants of carotid endarterectomy outcomes
    Thomas E Feasby
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Calgary Health Region, Alberta, Canada
    Arch Neurol 59:1877-81. 2002
    ..Prior studies have found associations between surgeon and hospital case volumes and outcomes after carotid endarterectomy (CEA), but they have not simultaneously assessed the importance of a number of surgeon and hospital characteristics...
  2. ncbi request reprint Real-world replication of randomized controlled trial results for carotid endarterectomy
    Thomas E Feasby
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Calgary, Seventh Floor, TRW Building, 3280 Hospital Dr NW, Calgary, AB T2N 4Z6, Canada
    Arch Neurol 64:1496-500. 2007
    ..In particular, a low rate of short-term adverse events is required for the long-term benefits of CE to accrue over time...
  3. ncbi request reprint Statins are associated with better outcomes after carotid endarterectomy in symptomatic patients
    James Kennedy
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Stroke 36:2072-6. 2005
    ..This study aimed to determine whether statin use on admission to hospital for carotid endarterectomy was associated with a reduction of in-hospital adverse outcomes...
  4. pmc An audit tool for assessing the appropriateness of carotid endarterectomy
    James Kennedy
    Department of Medicine, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Calgary, Foothills Hospital, 1403 29th Street NW, Calgary, Alberta, T2N 2T9, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 4:17. 2004
    ..To update appropriateness ratings for carotid endarterectomy using the best clinical evidence and to develop a tool to audit the procedure's use...
  5. pmc Appropriateness of the use of intravenous immune globulin before and after the introduction of a utilization control program
    Thomas E Feasby
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta
    Open Med 6:e28-34. 2012
    ..It may often be used inappropriately. We evaluated the appropriateness of IVIG use before and after the introduction of an utilization control program to reduce inappropriate use...
  6. doi request reprint Complication rates after left- versus right-sided carotid endarterectomy
    Louis Philippe Girard
    Department of Medicine, the Department of Community Health Sciences, and the Centre for Health and Policy Studies, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:642-7. 2009
    ..We sought to clarify this by (1) analysis of individual-level data from 3 large studies and (2) systematic review and meta-analysis of additional published descriptions of outcomes by side...
  7. ncbi request reprint Importance of the imaging modality in decision making about carotid endarterectomy
    James Kennedy
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Calgary, Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Neurology 62:901-4. 2004
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  8. ncbi request reprint Coding algorithms for defining comorbidities in ICD-9-CM and ICD-10 administrative data
    Hude Quan
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Med Care 43:1130-9. 2005
    ..Recognizing this, we conducted a multistep process to develop ICD-10 coding algorithms to define Charlson and Elixhauser comorbidities in administrative data and assess the performance of the resulting algorithms...
  9. ncbi request reprint Carotid endarterectomy: a review
    J Max Findlay
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Neurol Sci 31:22-36. 2004
    ..Carotid endarterectomy auditing is recommended on both local and regional levels...
  10. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing the decision to perform carotid endarterectomy
    Michael D Hill
    Calgary Stroke Program, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Neurology 62:803-5. 2004
    ..No differences existed by specialty. Canadian physicians in four specialties are knowledgeable about results of randomized clinical trials for carotid endarterectomy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Provincial carotid endarterectomy outcomes
    Thomas E Feasby
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Calgary and the Calgary Health Region, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Neurol Sci 29:333-6. 2002
    ..Outcomes must be measured as a first step toward improving performance. We sought to measure the national and provincial outcomes from carotid endarterectomy (CE) and explain provincial differences...
  12. ncbi request reprint Outcomes in carotid endarterectomy performed by vascular surgeons or neurosurgeons
    Thomas E Feasby
    Stroke 33:1458; author reply 1458. 2002
  13. pmc Variations in rates of appropriate and inappropriate carotid endarterectomy for stroke prevention in 4 Canadian provinces
    James Kennedy
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Calgary Foothills Hospital, Alta
    CMAJ 171:455-9. 2004
    ..We sought to determine reasons for the variation in CE rates in 4 Canadian provinces...
  14. ncbi request reprint Editorial comment: How appropriate is carotid endarterectomy?
    Thomas E Feasby
    Stroke 34:1471-2. 2003