Jessica M Sontrop

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  1. ncbi Fish consumption among pregnant women in London, Ontario: associations with socio-demographic and health and lifestyle factors
    Jessica M Sontrop
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Western Ontario, London, ON
    Can J Public Health 98:389-94. 2007
  2. doi Depressive symptoms during pregnancy in relation to fish consumption and intake of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids
    Jessica Sontrop
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 22:389-99. 2008
  3. pmc Long term risk for hypertension, renal impairment, and cardiovascular disease after gastroenteritis from drinking water contaminated with Escherichia coli O157:H7: a prospective cohort study
    William F Clark
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, London Health Sciences Centre, London, ON, Canada
    BMJ 341:c6020. 2010
  4. pmc Impact of PubMed search filters on the retrieval of evidence by physicians
    Salimah Z Shariff
    Division of Nephrology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ont
    CMAJ 184:E184-90. 2012
  5. pmc Urine volume and change in estimated GFR in a community-based cohort study
    William F Clark
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ontario, Canada
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:2634-41. 2011
  6. pmc Cardiovascular disease after Escherichia coli O157:H7 gastroenteritis
    Patricia Hizo-Abes
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Western University, London, Ont, Canada
    CMAJ 185:E70-7. 2013
  7. doi Performance of the creatinine-based and the cystatin C-based glomerular filtration rate (GFR) estimating equations in a heterogenous sample of patients referred for nuclear GFR testing
    Shih Han S Huang
    Department of Medicine, Nephrology Division, London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ontario, Canada
    Transl Res 157:357-67. 2011
  8. pmc Dipstick proteinuria as a screening strategy to identify rapid renal decline
    William F Clark
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Soc Nephrol 22:1729-36. 2011
  9. doi Association between water intake, chronic kidney disease, and cardiovascular disease: a cross-sectional analysis of NHANES data
    Jessica M Sontrop
    Department of Medicine, Kidney Clinical Research Unit, Division of Nephrology, London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ont, Canada
    Am J Nephrol 37:434-42. 2013
  10. doi Hypertension in pregnancy after Escherichia coli O157:H7 gastroenteritis: a cohort study
    Immaculate F P Nevis
    Department of Medicine, London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ontario, Canada
    Hypertens Pregnancy 32:390-400. 2013

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  1. ncbi Fish consumption among pregnant women in London, Ontario: associations with socio-demographic and health and lifestyle factors
    Jessica M Sontrop
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Western Ontario, London, ON
    Can J Public Health 98:389-94. 2007
    ..This study's purpose was to describe the socio-demographic, health and lifestyle correlates of fish consumption among pregnant women...
  2. doi Depressive symptoms during pregnancy in relation to fish consumption and intake of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids
    Jessica Sontrop
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 22:389-99. 2008
    ..Although pregnant women may be at risk for low concentrations of EPA and DHA, an association between low intakes of EPA+DHA and increased depressive symptoms was only observed among current smokers and women of single marital status...
  3. pmc Long term risk for hypertension, renal impairment, and cardiovascular disease after gastroenteritis from drinking water contaminated with Escherichia coli O157:H7: a prospective cohort study
    William F Clark
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, London Health Sciences Centre, London, ON, Canada
    BMJ 341:c6020. 2010
    ..To evaluate the risk for hypertension, renal impairment, and cardiovascular disease within eight years of gastroenteritis from drinking water contaminated with Escherichia coli O157:H7 and Campylobacter...
  4. pmc Impact of PubMed search filters on the retrieval of evidence by physicians
    Salimah Z Shariff
    Division of Nephrology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ont
    CMAJ 184:E184-90. 2012
    ..We investigated whether the use of search filters in PubMed improves searching by physicians...
  5. pmc Urine volume and change in estimated GFR in a community-based cohort study
    William F Clark
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ontario, Canada
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:2634-41. 2011
    ..The effect of increased fluid intake on kidney function is unclear. This study evaluates the relationship between urine volume and renal decline over 6 years in a large community-based cohort...
  6. pmc Cardiovascular disease after Escherichia coli O157:H7 gastroenteritis
    Patricia Hizo-Abes
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Western University, London, Ont, Canada
    CMAJ 185:E70-7. 2013
    ..Escherichia coli O157:H7 is one cause of acute bacterial gastroenteritis, which can be devastating in outbreak situations. We studied the risk of cardiovascular disease following such an outbreak in Walkerton, Ontario, in May 2000...
  7. doi Performance of the creatinine-based and the cystatin C-based glomerular filtration rate (GFR) estimating equations in a heterogenous sample of patients referred for nuclear GFR testing
    Shih Han S Huang
    Department of Medicine, Nephrology Division, London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ontario, Canada
    Transl Res 157:357-67. 2011
    ..73 m2. In this heterogeneous sample, the cystatin C-based Hoek equation performed the best overall, regardless of mGFR level or history of liver transplantation...
  8. pmc Dipstick proteinuria as a screening strategy to identify rapid renal decline
    William F Clark
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Soc Nephrol 22:1729-36. 2011
    ..In summary, inexpensive screening with urine dipstick should allow primary care physicians to follow fewer patients with serial eGFR assessment but still identify those with rapid decline of kidney function...
  9. doi Association between water intake, chronic kidney disease, and cardiovascular disease: a cross-sectional analysis of NHANES data
    Jessica M Sontrop
    Department of Medicine, Kidney Clinical Research Unit, Division of Nephrology, London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ont, Canada
    Am J Nephrol 37:434-42. 2013
    ..Here the associations between water intake, chronic kidney disease (CKD) and CVD were examined in the general population...
  10. doi Hypertension in pregnancy after Escherichia coli O157:H7 gastroenteritis: a cohort study
    Immaculate F P Nevis
    Department of Medicine, London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ontario, Canada
    Hypertens Pregnancy 32:390-400. 2013
    ..We studied the risk of hypertension in pregnancy following a large E. coli O157:H7 outbreak that occurred in Walkerton, Canada, in the year 2000...
  11. doi Risk of pregnancy-related hypertension within 5 years of exposure to drinking water contaminated with Escherichia coli O157:H7
    Louise Moist
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Victoria Hospital London Health Sciences Centre, 800 Commissioners Road East, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 12:613-20. 2010
    ..05-5.4). A trend toward higher chronic hypertension and mean arterial pressure in early pregnancy was observed among women who experienced gastroenteritis after exposure to bacterially-contaminated drinking water...
  12. pmc Retrieving clinical evidence: a comparison of PubMed and Google Scholar for quick clinical searches
    Salimah Z Shariff
    Kidney Clinical Research Unit, Division of Nephrology, Western University, London, ON, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 15:e164. 2013
    ..Physicians frequently search PubMed for information to guide patient care. More recently, Google Scholar has gained popularity as another freely accessible bibliographic database...
  13. pmc Association between estimated glomerular filtration rate at initiation of dialysis and mortality
    William F Clark
    Division of Nephrology, University of Western Ontario, London Ont, Canada
    CMAJ 183:47-53. 2011
    ..We examined trends in initiation of hemodialysis within Canada and compared the risk of death between patients with early and late initiation of dialysis...
  14. ncbi Timing of peritoneal dialysis initiation and mortality: analysis of the Canadian Organ Replacement Registry
    Arsh K Jain
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Western University, London, ON, Canada Electronic address
    Am J Kidney Dis 63:798-805. 2014
    ..Several observational studies of hemodialysis patients show an association between early dialysis therapy initiation and increased mortality. Few studies have examined this association among peritoneal dialysis patients...
  15. doi Patient attitudes towards the arteriovenous fistula: a qualitative study on vascular access decision making
    Wang Xi
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, London Health Sciences Center and The University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:3302-8. 2011
    ..We aimed to understand the attitudes, beliefs, preferences and values of patients who refused creation or use of an AVF...
  16. ncbi Choice of GFR estimating equation influences dialysis initiation and mortality
    Barbara Wilson
    Adam Linton Hemo dialysis Unit, London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ontario, Canada
    Nephrol Nurs J 40:339-46; quiz 347. 2013
    ..The increased risk for mortality from "early" dialysis initiation reported in some recent observational studies may be the result of misclassifying sicker, sarcopenic patients as early starts when the 4-variable MDRD equation is used...
  17. doi Treating TTP/HUS with plasma exchange: a single centre's 25-year experience
    Brian R Forzley
    London Health Sciences Centre, Victoria Hospital Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, London Health Sciences Centre, University of Western Ontario, Canada
    Br J Haematol 143:100-6. 2008
    ..Patient education, surveillance, and aggressive plasma exchange therapy are hypothesized to improve the likelihood of survival: these hypotheses should be tested in a randomized controlled trial...
  18. ncbi Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and depression: a review of the evidence and a methodological critique
    Jessica Sontrop
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Kresge Bldg, K201, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 5C1
    Prev Med 42:4-13. 2006
    ..The relationship between omega-3 PUFAs and depression is biologically plausible and is consistent across study designs, study groups, and diverse populations, which increases the likelihood of a causal relationship...
  19. doi Searching for medical information online: a survey of Canadian nephrologists
    Salimah Z Shariff
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Nephrol 24:723-32. 2011
    ..Physicians often search for information to improve patient care. We evaluated how nephrologists use online information sources for this purpose...
  20. doi Effect of N-acetylcysteine on serum creatinine and kidney function: results of a randomized controlled trial
    Louise Moist
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Kidney Dis 56:643-50. 2010
    ..Study objectives are to investigate whether NAC affects serum creatinine level independently of alterations in other measures of kidney function...
  21. doi Elevated blood pressure in relation to overweight and obesity among children in a rural Canadian community
    Marina Salvadori
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital, London, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 122:e821-7. 2008
    ..Rural populations in North America may be at increased risk for overweight. We evaluated whether overweight and obesity were associated with prehypertension and hypertension in a well-characterized population of children in rural Canada...