Isabel Fortier

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Quality, quantity and harmony: the DataSHaPER approach to integrating data across bioclinical studies
    Isabel Fortier
    Public Population Project in Genomics P G, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 39:1383-93. 2010
  2. doi Invited commentary: consolidating data harmonization--how to obtain quality and applicability?
    Isabel Fortier
    Public Population Project in Genomics, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 174:261-4; author reply 265-6. 2011
  3. pmc Is rigorous retrospective harmonization possible? Application of the DataSHaPER approach across 53 large studies
    Isabel Fortier
    Research Institute McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 40:1314-28. 2011
  4. pmc Linking Canadian population health data: maximizing the potential of cohort and administrative data
    Dany Doiron
    Public Population Project in Genomics and Society, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Can J Public Health 104:e258-61. 2013
  5. doi From genomic databases to translation: a call to action
    Bartha Maria Knoppers
    Department of Human Genetics, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 1A4, Canada
    J Med Ethics 37:515-6. 2011

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Quality, quantity and harmony: the DataSHaPER approach to integrating data across bioclinical studies
    Isabel Fortier
    Public Population Project in Genomics P G, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 39:1383-93. 2010
    ..This implies that the collection and recording of information and data must be done in a manner that is sufficiently similar in the different studies to allow valid synthesis to take place...
  2. doi Invited commentary: consolidating data harmonization--how to obtain quality and applicability?
    Isabel Fortier
    Public Population Project in Genomics, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 174:261-4; author reply 265-6. 2011
    ..However, the "stringent" criteria required by PhenX can limit its utilization. The opportunity to make use of rigorous but more "flexible" harmonization approaches should also be considered...
  3. pmc Is rigorous retrospective harmonization possible? Application of the DataSHaPER approach across 53 large studies
    Isabel Fortier
    Research Institute McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 40:1314-28. 2011
    ..datashaper.org) was developed to enable the rigorous assessment of the inferential equivalence, i.e. the potential for harmonization, of selected information from individual studies...
  4. pmc Linking Canadian population health data: maximizing the potential of cohort and administrative data
    Dany Doiron
    Public Population Project in Genomics and Society, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Can J Public Health 104:e258-61. 2013
    ..Stakeholders acknowledge the important public health benefits of establishing such a program and have established an action plan to move forward. ..
  5. doi From genomic databases to translation: a call to action
    Bartha Maria Knoppers
    Department of Human Genetics, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 1A4, Canada
    J Med Ethics 37:515-6. 2011
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