Pamela L Hudak

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Publications

  1. pmc An interactional approach to conceptualising small talk in medical interactions
    Pamela L Hudak
    Department of Medicine, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Sociol Health Illn 33:634-53. 2011
  2. doi request reprint How surgeons design treatment recommendations in orthopaedic surgery
    Pamela L Hudak
    St Michael s Hospital, Department of Medicine, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario M5B 1W8, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 73:1028-36. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Do patients' communication behaviors provide insight into their preferences for participation in decision making?
    Pamela L Hudak
    Department of Medicine, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto ON, Canada, M5B 1W8
    Med Decis Making 28:385-93. 2008
  4. pmc Older patients' unexpressed concerns about orthopaedic surgery
    Pamela L Hudak
    The Keenan Research Centre in the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, ON M5B 1W8, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1427-35. 2008
  5. pmc 'I've heard wonderful things about you': how patients compliment surgeons
    Pamela L Hudak
    Department of Medicine, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario M5B 1W8, Canada
    Sociol Health Illn 32:777-97. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Variability in physician opinions about the indications for knee arthroplasty
    James G Wright
    The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, M5G1X8, Canada
    J Arthroplasty 26:569-575.e1. 2011
  7. pmc "It's not what you say ...": racial disparities in communication between orthopedic surgeons and patients
    Wendy Levinson
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Med Care 46:410-6. 2008
  8. doi request reprint "Not everyone who needs one is going to get one'': the influence of medical brokering on patient candidacy for total joint arthroplasty
    Pamela L Hudak
    Department of Medicine, Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Med Decis Making 28:773-80. 2008

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc An interactional approach to conceptualising small talk in medical interactions
    Pamela L Hudak
    Department of Medicine, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Sociol Health Illn 33:634-53. 2011
    ..Accounts for possible ethnic differences in TST are suggested...
  2. doi request reprint How surgeons design treatment recommendations in orthopaedic surgery
    Pamela L Hudak
    St Michael s Hospital, Department of Medicine, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario M5B 1W8, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 73:1028-36. 2011
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Do patients' communication behaviors provide insight into their preferences for participation in decision making?
    Pamela L Hudak
    Department of Medicine, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto ON, Canada, M5B 1W8
    Med Decis Making 28:385-93. 2008
    ..How physicians should determine these preferences is unclear...
  4. pmc Older patients' unexpressed concerns about orthopaedic surgery
    Pamela L Hudak
    The Keenan Research Centre in the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, ON M5B 1W8, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1427-35. 2008
    ..The objectives of this study were to explore the nature of patient concerns regarding orthopaedic surgery and to describe how patients raise concerns during visits with orthopaedic surgeons and how orthopaedic surgeons respond...
  5. pmc 'I've heard wonderful things about you': how patients compliment surgeons
    Pamela L Hudak
    Department of Medicine, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario M5B 1W8, Canada
    Sociol Health Illn 32:777-97. 2010
    ..This work extends our understanding of the interactional functions of compliments, and of the resources patients use to pursue desired outcomes in encounters with healthcare professionals...
  6. doi request reprint Variability in physician opinions about the indications for knee arthroplasty
    James G Wright
    The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, M5G1X8, Canada
    J Arthroplasty 26:569-575.e1. 2011
    ..49). Although surgeons and referring physicians vary in their opinion, half of the variability could be attributed to individual physician inconsistency...
  7. pmc "It's not what you say ...": racial disparities in communication between orthopedic surgeons and patients
    Wendy Levinson
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Med Care 46:410-6. 2008
    ..Understanding racial disparities in communication is essential to provide quality care to all patients...
  8. doi request reprint "Not everyone who needs one is going to get one'': the influence of medical brokering on patient candidacy for total joint arthroplasty
    Pamela L Hudak
    Department of Medicine, Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Med Decis Making 28:773-80. 2008
    ..To understand this discrepancy, the authors sought to explore the process by which physicians determine patient candidacy for TJA...