Robin Urquhart

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Publications

  1. doi Reflections on knowledge brokering within a multidisciplinary research team
    Robin Urquhart
    Cancer Outcomes Research Program, Cancer Care Nova Scotia, Halifax, NS B3H 2Y9
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 31:283-90. 2011
  2. pmc How do surgeons decide to refer patients for adjuvant cancer treatment? Protocol for a qualitative study
    Robin Urquhart
    Cancer Outcomes Research Program, Cancer Care Nova Scotia, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Implement Sci 7:102. 2012
  3. doi Exploring the usefulness of two conceptual frameworks for understanding how organizational factors influence innovation implementation in cancer care
    Robin Urquhart
    Knowledge Broker, Cancer Outcomes Research Program, Cancer Care Nova Scotia, and Interdisciplinary PhD Program, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS B3H 2Y9
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 33:48-58. 2013
  4. pmc Timely access and quality of care in colorectal cancer: a population-based cohort study using administrative data
    Geoffrey Porter
    Cancer Outcomes Research Program, Cancer Care Nova Scotia, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    BMC Res Notes 6:355. 2013
  5. pmc Population-based longitudinal study of follow-up care for patients with colorectal cancer in Nova Scotia
    Robin Urquhart
    Cancer Care Nova Scotia, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Oncol Pract 8:246-52. 2012
  6. doi Examining stage IIB survival in a population-based cohort of patients with colorectal cancer
    Robin Urquhart
    Cancer Outcomes Research Program, Cancer Care Nova Scotia, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Cancer 118:5973-81. 2012
  7. pmc Quantifying limitations in chemotherapy data in administrative health databases: implications for measuring the quality of colorectal cancer care
    Robin Urquhart
    Knowledge Broker, Cancer Outcomes Research Program, Cancer Care Nova Scotia, Halifax, NS
    Healthc Policy 7:32-40. 2011
  8. pmc Exploring the interpersonal-, organization-, and system-level factors that influence the implementation and use of an innovation-synoptic reporting-in cancer care
    Robin Urquhart
    Cancer Outcomes Research Program, Cancer Care Nova Scotia, Victoria Building, QEII Health Sciences Center, 1276 South Park Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Implement Sci 7:12. 2012

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi Reflections on knowledge brokering within a multidisciplinary research team
    Robin Urquhart
    Cancer Outcomes Research Program, Cancer Care Nova Scotia, Halifax, NS B3H 2Y9
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 31:283-90. 2011
    ..KB roles will undoubtedly differ across contexts. However, descriptive assessments can help others determine whether such an approach could be valuable for their research programs and, if so, what to expect during the process...
  2. pmc How do surgeons decide to refer patients for adjuvant cancer treatment? Protocol for a qualitative study
    Robin Urquhart
    Cancer Outcomes Research Program, Cancer Care Nova Scotia, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Implement Sci 7:102. 2012
    ..This study will use qualitative methods to examine decision-making processes related to referral to oncology services for individuals diagnosed with potentially curable non-small cell lung, breast, or colorectal cancer...
  3. doi Exploring the usefulness of two conceptual frameworks for understanding how organizational factors influence innovation implementation in cancer care
    Robin Urquhart
    Knowledge Broker, Cancer Outcomes Research Program, Cancer Care Nova Scotia, and Interdisciplinary PhD Program, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS B3H 2Y9
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 33:48-58. 2013
    ..By improving our understanding of existing frameworks, we enhance our ability to more effectively study and target implementation processes...
  4. pmc Timely access and quality of care in colorectal cancer: a population-based cohort study using administrative data
    Geoffrey Porter
    Cancer Outcomes Research Program, Cancer Care Nova Scotia, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    BMC Res Notes 6:355. 2013
    ..The relationship between quality indicators and wait-time benchmarks was examined using logistic regression...
  5. pmc Population-based longitudinal study of follow-up care for patients with colorectal cancer in Nova Scotia
    Robin Urquhart
    Cancer Care Nova Scotia, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Oncol Pract 8:246-52. 2012
    ..More specifically, the objectives were to describe adherence to two elements of follow-up guidelines (colonoscopies and physician visits) and to identify factors associated with receiving at least guideline-recommended care...
  6. doi Examining stage IIB survival in a population-based cohort of patients with colorectal cancer
    Robin Urquhart
    Cancer Outcomes Research Program, Cancer Care Nova Scotia, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Cancer 118:5973-81. 2012
    ..This study sought to examine factors contributing to the observed stage IIB outcome, specifically nodal harvest, receipt of chemotherapy, and use of a new coding system to derive stage...
  7. pmc Quantifying limitations in chemotherapy data in administrative health databases: implications for measuring the quality of colorectal cancer care
    Robin Urquhart
    Knowledge Broker, Cancer Outcomes Research Program, Cancer Care Nova Scotia, Halifax, NS
    Healthc Policy 7:32-40. 2011
    ..The results demonstrate that even basic information on cancer treatment in administrative databases can be insufficient to perform the types of analyses that most decision-makers require for quality-of-care measurement...
  8. pmc Exploring the interpersonal-, organization-, and system-level factors that influence the implementation and use of an innovation-synoptic reporting-in cancer care
    Robin Urquhart
    Cancer Outcomes Research Program, Cancer Care Nova Scotia, Victoria Building, QEII Health Sciences Center, 1276 South Park Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Implement Sci 7:12. 2012
    ..The objective of this study is to examine the key interpersonal, organizational, and system-level factors that influence the implementation and use of synoptic reporting in cancer care...