Eric I Benchimol

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Affiliation: Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc [The REporting of studies Conducted using Observational Routinely-collected health Data (RECORD) statement]
    Eric I Benchimol
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics and School of Epidemiology, Public Health and Preventive Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Canada Electronic address
    Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes 115:33-48. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Incidence, outcomes, and health services burden of very early onset inflammatory bowel disease
    Eric I Benchimol
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Inflammatory Bowel Disease Centre, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Canada Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Canada Electronic address
    Gastroenterology 147:803-813.e7; quiz e14-5. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Validation of international algorithms to identify adults with inflammatory bowel disease in health administrative data from Ontario, Canada
    Eric I Benchimol
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M4N 3M5 CHEO Inflammatory Bowel Disease Centre, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1H 8L1 Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, 451 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1H 8M5 Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, 451 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1H 8M5 Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 67:887-96. 2014
  4. doi request reprint International variation in medication prescription rates among elderly patients with inflammatory bowel disease
    Eric I Benchimol
    CHEO IBD Centre, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, ON, Canada Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Ottawa, ON, Canada Electronic address
    J Crohns Colitis 7:878-89. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Safety and utilization of influenza immunization in children with inflammatory bowel disease
    Eric I Benchimol
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 131:e1811-20. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Epidemiology of pediatric inflammatory bowel disease: a systematic review of international trends
    Eric I Benchimol
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 17:423-39. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Development and use of reporting guidelines for assessing the quality of validation studies of health administrative data
    Eric I Benchimol
    The Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 64:821-9. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Outcomes of pediatric inflammatory bowel disease: socioeconomic status disparity in a universal-access healthcare system
    Eric I Benchimol
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr 158:960-967.e1-4. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Changes to surgical and hospitalization rates of pediatric inflammatory bowel disease in Ontario, Canada (1994-2007)
    Eric I Benchimol
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 17:2153-61. 2011
  10. pmc The REporting of studies Conducted using Observational Routinely-collected health Data (RECORD) statement
    Eric I Benchimol
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics and School of Epidemiology, Public Health and Preventive Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Canada
    PLoS Med 12:e1001885. 2015

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  1. pmc [The REporting of studies Conducted using Observational Routinely-collected health Data (RECORD) statement]
    Eric I Benchimol
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics and School of Epidemiology, Public Health and Preventive Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Canada Electronic address
    Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes 115:33-48. 2016
    ..record-statement.org), will improve the implementation and understanding of RECORD. By implementing RECORD, authors, journals editors, and peer reviewers can enhance transparency of research reporting...
  2. doi request reprint Incidence, outcomes, and health services burden of very early onset inflammatory bowel disease
    Eric I Benchimol
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Inflammatory Bowel Disease Centre, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Canada Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Canada Electronic address
    Gastroenterology 147:803-813.e7; quiz e14-5. 2014
    ..We compared the incidence and outcomes of VEO-IBD with those of IBD in older children...
  3. doi request reprint Validation of international algorithms to identify adults with inflammatory bowel disease in health administrative data from Ontario, Canada
    Eric I Benchimol
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M4N 3M5 CHEO Inflammatory Bowel Disease Centre, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1H 8L1 Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, 451 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1H 8M5 Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, 451 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1H 8M5 Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 67:887-96. 2014
    ..Case validation is necessary to ensure accurate disease ascertainment using these databases. In this study, we aimed to validate adult-onset inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) identification algorithms...
  4. doi request reprint International variation in medication prescription rates among elderly patients with inflammatory bowel disease
    Eric I Benchimol
    CHEO IBD Centre, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, ON, Canada Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Ottawa, ON, Canada Electronic address
    J Crohns Colitis 7:878-89. 2013
    ..No study has previously described variations in care or medication prescriptions in senior patients with IBD. We compared prescription rates among elderly patients with IBD in four countries using health administrative data...
  5. doi request reprint Safety and utilization of influenza immunization in children with inflammatory bowel disease
    Eric I Benchimol
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 131:e1811-20. 2013
    ..This study assessed whether immunization was associated with adverse events in IBD patients using a population-based database of children with IBD...
  6. doi request reprint Epidemiology of pediatric inflammatory bowel disease: a systematic review of international trends
    Eric I Benchimol
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 17:423-39. 2011
    ..We conducted a systematic review of research describing the epidemiology of childhood-onset IBD to assess changes in incidence rates over time and to evaluate international differences...
  7. doi request reprint Development and use of reporting guidelines for assessing the quality of validation studies of health administrative data
    Eric I Benchimol
    The Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 64:821-9. 2011
    ..We created reporting guidelines for studies validating administrative data identification algorithms and used them to assess the quality of reporting of validation studies in the literature...
  8. doi request reprint Outcomes of pediatric inflammatory bowel disease: socioeconomic status disparity in a universal-access healthcare system
    Eric I Benchimol
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr 158:960-967.e1-4. 2011
    ..To examine healthcare utilization according to family income in children with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)...
  9. doi request reprint Changes to surgical and hospitalization rates of pediatric inflammatory bowel disease in Ontario, Canada (1994-2007)
    Eric I Benchimol
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 17:2153-61. 2011
    ..We aimed to describe trends in medication use, associated health services, and outcomes (hospitalization and surgical rates) between 1994-2007 in children with IBD...
  10. pmc The REporting of studies Conducted using Observational Routinely-collected health Data (RECORD) statement
    Eric I Benchimol
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics and School of Epidemiology, Public Health and Preventive Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Canada
    PLoS Med 12:e1001885. 2015
    ..record-statement.org), will enhance the implementation and understanding of RECORD. Through implementation of RECORD, authors, journals editors, and peer reviewers can encourage transparency of research reporting. ..
  11. pmc The REporting of Studies Conducted Using Observational Routinely-Collected Health Data (RECORD) Statement: Methods for Arriving at Consensus and Developing Reporting Guidelines
    Stuart G Nicholls
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada
    PLoS ONE 10:e0125620. 2015
    ..The aim of the present project was to determine the priorities of stakeholders in order to guide the development of the REporting of studies Conducted using Observational Routinely-collected health Data (RECORD) statement...
  12. doi request reprint Inflammatory bowel disease in immigrants to Canada and their children: a population-based cohort study
    Eric I Benchimol
    1 Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario IBD Centre, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada 2 Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada 3 School of Epidemiology, Public Health and Preventative Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada 4 Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Gastroenterol 110:553-63. 2015
    ..The incidence of IBD in immigrants to Canada and their Canadian-born children was compared with nonimmigrants...
  13. doi request reprint Validation of diagnostic codes for intussusception and quantification of childhood intussusception incidence in Ontario, Canada: a population-based study
    Robin Ducharme
    Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr 163:1073-9.e3. 2013
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  14. doi request reprint Health Services Utilization, Specialist Care, and Time to Diagnosis with Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Immigrants to Ontario, Canada: A Population-Based Cohort Study
    Eric I Benchimol
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario IBD Centre, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada School of Epidemiology, Public Health and Preventive Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Department of Family Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Mount Sinai Centre for Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Child Health Evaluative Sciences, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada and Division of Paediatric Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 22:2482-90. 2016
    ..We determined differences in prediagnosis delay, specialist care, health services use, and risk of surgery in immigrants with IBD...
  15. pmc Asthma, type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus, and inflammatory bowel disease amongst South Asian immigrants to Canada and their children: a population-based cohort study
    Eric I Benchimol
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Inflammatory Bowel Disease Centre, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Canada Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada School of Epidemiology, Public Health and Preventative Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Canada
    PLoS ONE 10:e0123599. 2015
    ..Immigrants from South Asia have been reported to be at higher risk upon arrival to the West. We determined the risk of immune-mediated diseases in South Asian and other immigrants to Ontario, Canada, and their Ontario-born children...
  16. doi request reprint Changing age demographics of inflammatory bowel disease in Ontario, Canada: a population-based cohort study of epidemiology trends
    Eric I Benchimol
    CHEO Inflammatory Bowel Disease Centre, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, ON, Canada Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, ON, Canada Departments of Pediatrics, Epidemiology and Community Medicine, and Family Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada and Mount Sinai Centre for Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 20:1761-9. 2014
    ..This study assessed incidence and prevalence of IBD in Ontario, the most populous province of Canada, to determine changing trends in age of onset...
  17. pmc The use of relative incidence ratios in self-controlled case series studies: an overview
    Steven Hawken
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, 725 Parkdale Ave, Ottawa, ON, K1Y 4E9, Canada
    BMC Med Res Methodol 16:126. 2016
    ..This can be evaluated by including interaction terms in the model which, when exponentiated, can be interpreted as a relative incidence ratio (RIR): the change in relative incidence (RI) for a unit change in an effect modifier...
  18. doi request reprint Budesonide for induction of remission in Crohn's disease
    Cynthia H Seow
    C O Room 445, Mount Sinai Hospital, 600 University Ave, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5G 1X5
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2008
    ..Corticosteroids play a key role in the induction of remission in Crohn's disease. However, corticosteroids can cause significant adverse events. Budesonide is an alternate enteral glucocorticoid with limited systemic bioavailability...
  19. pmc Quality improvement in pediatric inflammatory bowel disease: moving forward to improve outcomes
    Pauline Quach
    Pauline Quach, Eric I Benchimol, CHEO IBD Centre, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa K1H 8L1, Canada
    World J Gastroenterol 19:6367-74. 2013
    ..By doing so, we hope to learn from their successes and failures and to move the field forward for future improvements in the care provided to children with IBD. ..
  20. doi request reprint International incidence and outcomes of biliary atresia
    Carolina Jimenez-Rivera
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 56:344-54. 2013
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Budesonide for maintenance of remission in Crohn's disease
    Eric I Benchimol
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5G 1X8
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2009
    ..Budesonide is a glucocorticoid with limited systemic bioavailability due to extensive first-pass hepatic metabolism. Budesonide has been shown to be effective for induction of remission in Crohn's disease...
  22. doi request reprint Type I interferons for induction of remission in ulcerative colitis
    Cynthia H Seow
    Mount Sinai Hospital, Room 445, 600 University Ave, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5G 1X5
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev . 2008
    ..It has been postulated that Type I IFNs may be able to re-establish the Th1/Th2 balance in Th2 predominant diseases like ulcerative colitis...
  23. pmc Assessing the risk of intussusception and rotavirus vaccine safety in Canada
    Steven Hawken
    a Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Hum Vaccin Immunother . 2016
    ..We sought to determine the incidence of intussusception among infants in Canada both before and after introduction of rotavirus immunization programs...
  24. pmc The RECORD reporting guidelines: meeting the methodological and ethical demands of transparency in research using routinely-collected health data
    Stuart G Nicholls
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario CHEO Research Institute School of Epidemiology, Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Clin Epidemiol 8:389-392. 2016
    ..The RECORD statement has been endorsed by more than 15 journals, including Clinical Epidemiology. This journal now recommends that authors submit the RECORD checklist together with any manuscript reporting on research using RCD...
  25. pmc Reporting transparency: making the ethical mandate explicit
    Stuart G Nicholls
    Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario CHEO Research Institute, c o RI Administration Offices, Research Building 1, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, ON, K1H 8L1, Canada
    BMC Med 14:44. 2016
    ..Thus, we consider investigation on the effects of reporting guidelines an important step in providing evidence of their benefits. ..
  26. doi request reprint Seasonal variation in rates of emergency room visits and acute admissions following recommended infant vaccinations in Ontario, Canada: a self-controlled case series analysis
    Steven Hawken
    Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Vaccine 32:7148-53. 2014
    ..To determine if birth month has an effect on the incidence of adverse events following the 2- and 12-month recommended vaccinations...
  27. pmc The Challenges of Living with Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Summary of a Summit on Patient and Healthcare Provider Perspectives
    Judith Bray
    Judy Bray Consulting, 125 Grove Avenue, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1S 3A9
    Can J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2016:9430942. 2016
    ..The recommendations that emerged from the summit will inform about efforts to increase public awareness, inform about advocacy strategies, and contribute to the development of research priorities. ..
  28. doi request reprint Risk of Surgery and Mortality in Elderly-onset Inflammatory Bowel Disease: A Population-based Cohort Study
    Geoffrey C Nguyen
    Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital Centre for Inflammatory Bowel Disease, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Institute of Health Policy Management and Evaluation, Toronto, Ontario, Canada University of Manitoba Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinical and Research Centre and Department of Internal Medicine, Winnipeg, Canada and Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario IBD Centre, Department of Pediatrics, School of Epidemiology, Public Health and Preventive Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Inflamm Bowel Dis . 2016
    ..As the prevalence of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) increases in the elderly population, we sought to characterize IBD-related outcomes in this population...
  29. doi request reprint Type I interferons for induction of remission in ulcerative colitis
    Yongjun Wang
    Robarts Clinical Trials, Robarts Research Institute, P O Box 5015, 100 Perth Drive, London, ON, Canada
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 9:CD006790. 2015
    ..It has been postulated that Type I IFNs may be able to re-establish the Th1/Th2 balance in Th2 predominant diseases like ulcerative colitis...
  30. ncbi request reprint Effect of calcium and vitamin D supplementation on bone mineral density in children with inflammatory bowel disease
    Eric I Benchimol
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 45:538-45. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of calcium and vitamin D2 supplementation on bone mineral density (BMD) in children with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)...
  31. doi request reprint The role of the environment in the development of pediatric inflammatory bowel disease
    Amiirah Aujnarain
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep 15:326. 2013
    ..In addition, the possible role of the environment in altering the intestinal microbiome is addressed...
  32. doi request reprint Internet and electronic resources for inflammatory bowel disease: a primer for providers and patients
    Kyle J Fortinsky
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Canada
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 18:1156-63. 2012
    ..Through our review of the literature and currently available resources, we developed a list of recommended online resources to strengthen patient participation in their care by providing reliable, comprehensive educational material...
  33. doi request reprint Short-course ondansetron for the prevention of methotrexate-induced nausea in children with Crohn disease
    Anna Kempinska
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 53:389-93. 2011
    ..Methotrexate (MTX) is an effective treatment for Crohn disease (CD); however, its application may be limited by the occurrence of nausea. We assessed whether a short course of ondansetron minimized this adverse event...
  34. doi request reprint Assessment of knowledge in adolescents with inflammatory bowel disease using a novel transition tool
    Eric I Benchimol
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 17:1131-7. 2011
    ..This study evaluated the knowledge of adolescents with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and their parents in four major domains: disease characteristics, treatments, medical history, and health services resources...
  35. doi request reprint Budesonide for Crohn's disease
    Cynthia H Seow
    Mount Sinai Hospital, C O Room 445, 600 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1X5, Canada
    Expert Opin Drug Metab Toxicol 5:971-9. 2009
    ..However, budesonide is not effective in maintaining remission in patients with Crohn's disease...
  36. doi request reprint Toxic megacolon in children with inflammatory bowel disease: clinical and radiographic characteristics
    Eric I Benchimol
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, The Hospital of Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    Am J Gastroenterol 103:1524-31. 2008
    ..This study assessed the clinical and radiologic characteristics of TMC in children with IBD...
  37. doi request reprint Proteomic analysis of ascending colon biopsies from a paediatric inflammatory bowel disease inception cohort identifies protein biomarkers that differentiate Crohn's disease from UC
    Amanda E Starr
    Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology and Immunology, Ottawa Institute of Systems Biology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Gut . 2016
    ..Accurate differentiation between Crohn's disease (CD) and UC is important to ensure early and appropriate therapeutic intervention. We sought to identify proteins that enable differentiation between CD and UC in children with new onset IBD...
  38. doi request reprint Outcomes in infants listed for liver transplantation: A retrospective cohort study using the United Network for Organ Sharing database
    Carolina Jimenez-Rivera
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Pediatr Transplant 20:904-911. 2016
    ..20; five-yr survival p = 0.19). Infants listed for LT at age ≤60 days had greater waitlist mortality risk than older infants. Infants undergoing LT at age ≤60 days had similar rates of patient and graft survival to older infants...
  39. doi request reprint Annual and Seasonal Trends in Ambulatory Visits for Pediatric Concussion in Ontario between 2003 and 2013
    Roger L Zemek
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    J Pediatr 181:222-228.e2. 2017
    ..To investigate annual and seasonal trends in physician office and emergency department (ED) visit rates for pediatric concussion in Ontario between 2003 and 2013...
  40. doi request reprint Strategies to Improve Influenza Vaccination in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease Through Education and Access
    Kathleen Huth
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada School of Epidemiology, Public Health and Preventative Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada and CHEO IBD Centre, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 21:1761-8. 2015
    ..We studied barriers to vaccination and evaluated the impact of an educational intervention and vaccine provision in pediatric patients with inflammatory bowel disease...
  41. doi request reprint Health Care utilization in elderly onset inflammatory bowel disease: a population-based study
    Geoffrey C Nguyen
    Mount Sinai Hospital s Centre for Inflammatory Bowel Disease, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, ON, Canada Institute of Health Policy Management and Evaluation, Toronto, ON, Canada Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario IBD Center, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada and School of Epidemiology, Public Health and Preventative Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 21:777-82. 2015
    ..There is an increasing burden of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) among the elderly. We sought to characterize health care utilization of elderly onset IBD...