Marsha M Cohen
Affiliation: Hospital for Sick Children
- Violence against Canadian WomenMarsha M Cohen
Centre for Research in Women s Health, 790 Bay St, 7th Floor, Toronto, Canada
BMC Womens Health 4:S22. 2004..Future programs and policies must be based on valid, reliable and comprehensive empirical data...
- Nursing workload associated with adverse events in the postanesthesia care unitM M Cohen
Department of Health Administration, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Anesthesiology 91:1882-90. 1999..The authors used a nursing task inventory system to assess nursing resources for patients with and without adverse postoperative events in the postanesthesia care unit (PACU)...
- Posttraumatic stress disorder after pregnancy, labor, and deliveryMarsha M Cohen
Centre for Research in Women s Health, Toronto, Canada
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:315-24. 2004..This study sought to determine if a difficult birth was associated with symptoms of PTSD as well as considering sociodemographics, history of violence, depression, social support, and traumatic life events...
- Intimate partner violence among Canadian women with activity limitationsMarsha M Cohen
Centre for Research in Women s Health, Sunnybrook and Women s Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, 790 Bay Street, 7th Floor, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1N8
J Epidemiol Community Health 59:834-9. 2005..To determine the prevalence of intimate partner violence (IPV) in the previous five years among women reporting activity limitations (AL)...
- Emerging clinical picture of lymphangioleiomyomatosisM M Cohen
Centre for Research in Women s Health, Institute of Medical Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1N8
Thorax 60:875-9. 2005..To provide a comprehensive update of the clinical picture of lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM) using two large patient registries...
- Help-seeking behavior for intimate partner violence among racial minority women in CanadaIlene Hyman
Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Womens Health Issues 19:101-8. 2009..The main objective of this paper was to determine whether a woman's racial minority status was a significant predictor of help-seeking for IPV after controlling for other factors associated with help-seeking...
- Who is most at risk for intimate partner violence? A Canadian population-based studySarah Romans
University of Toronto, Canada
J Interpers Violence 22:1495-514. 2007..These findings from a large, randomly generated data set further refine our understanding of the risk profile for IPV in the developed world...
- Help-seeking rates for intimate partner violence (IPV) among Canadian immigrant womenIlene Hyman
Joint Centre of Excellence for Research on Immigration and Settlement, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
Health Care Women Int 27:682-94. 2006..Findings have important implications for prevention and detection of IPV in immigrant communities and in future research...
- Factors associated with the sexual assault of students: an exploratory study of victims treated at hospital-based sexual assault treatment centersJanice Du Mont
Women s College Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
J Interpers Violence 27:3723-38. 2012..Student victims were less likely than nonstudent victims to report having a disability and having used street drugs. Implications for research, education, and practice are discussed...
- Adding insult to injury: intimate partner violence among women and men reporting activity limitationsMarsha M Cohen
Centre for Research in Women s Health, Sunnybrook and Women s Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Canada
Ann Epidemiol 16:644-51. 2006..Women with activity limitations (ALs) are at risk for Intimate partner violence (IPV). This study examined IPV in men versus women with ALs...
- Pregnancy experiences among women with lymphangioleiomyomatosisMarsha M Cohen
Women s Health Research Institute, Women s College Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Respir Med 103:766-72. 2009..In newly diagnosed LAM patients there was a high incidence of premature birth and pneumothorax. These adverse outcomes may be a marker of aggressive LAM...
- Drug-facilitated sexual assault in Ontario, Canada: toxicological and DNA findingsJanice Du Mont
Women s College Research Institute, Women s College Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
J Forensic Leg Med 17:333-8. 2010..Most unexpected drugs found were not those typically described as 'date rape drugs'...
- Factors associated with child witnessing of intimate partner violence in CanadaJanice Du Mont
Women s College Research Institute, Women s College Hospital, Toronto, Canada
Med Law 29:275-88. 2010..Other significant variables associated with child witnessing of IPV were related to the frequency, reporting, and disclosure of violent incidents...
- Changing help-seeking rates for intimate partner violence in CanadaJanice Du Mont
Centre for Research in Women s Health, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, ON, M5G 1N8, Canada
Women Health 41:1-19. 2005....
- Gender and psychotropic medication use: the role of intimate partner violenceSarah E Romans
Women s College Research Institute, 790 Bay Street, 8th Floor, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 1N8
Prev Med 46:615-21. 2008..Women are known to use more psychotropic medications than men which may be linked to women's greater exposure to intimate partner violence (IPV)...
- The association between length of stay in Canada and intimate partner violence among immigrant womenIlene Hyman
Centre for Research in Women s Health, 790 Bay St, 7th Fl, Toronto, ON, Canada
Am J Public Health 96:654-9. 2006..We examined the prevalence of intimate partner violence (IPV) among recent (0-9 years) and nonrecent (>/= 10 years) immigrant women in Canada to determine whether differences in IPV were associated with length of stay in Canada...
- Factors associated with suspected drug-facilitated sexual assaultJanice Du Mont
Women s College Research Institute, Women s College Hospital, Toronto, Ontario
CMAJ 180:513-9. 2009..There has been little systematic investigation of widespread reports of drugging and sexual assault. We sought to determine the prevalence of and factors associated with suspected drug-facilitated sexual assault...
- Predictors of women's physical health problems after childbirthDonna Ansara
Centre for Research in Women s Health, University of Toronto and Sunnybrook and Women s Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Canada
J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 26:115-25. 2005..History of depression and violence were implicated in the occurrence of some of these symptoms. Other important predictors included demographic, maternal, and delivery-related factors...
- Patients' perceptions versus medical testing of function in women with lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM)Stacey M Pollock-Barziv
The Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Toronto, Canada
Respir Med 99:901-9. 2005..This has implications for the assessment and follow-up of women living with LAM; considering subjective aspects of function may help focus interventions and improve quality of life...
- Gender differences in the symptoms of major depressive disorderSarah E Romans
Women s College Research Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
J Nerv Ment Dis 195:905-11. 2007..The question is raised whether these items preferentially bias assessment of gender differences in depression, particularly in nonclinic samples...
- Air travel in women with lymphangioleiomyomatosisStacey Pollock-Barziv
Women s College Research Institute, Women s College Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Thorax 62:176-80. 2007..A questionnaire-based evaluation of air travel in patients with LAM was conducted to determine experiences aboard commercial aircraft...
- Canadian respirologists' experience with lymphangioleiomyomatosisStacey M Pollock-Barziv
Centre for Research in Women s Health, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, 790 Bay Street, 7th Floor, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1N8, Canada
Can Respir J 9:413-6. 2002..The present study was designed to assess the scope of LAM across Canada and to identify potential patients for further evaluation...
- What determines patient satisfaction with cataract care under topical local anesthesia and monitored sedation in a community hospital setting?Donald Fung
North Bay General Hospital, 750 Scollard, North Bay, Ontario, Canada
Anesth Analg 100:1644-50. 2005..Our results indicate that the ISAS can be used to track patient satisfaction with monitored cataract care. Pain during and after cataract surgery is common and is a major reason for lower patient satisfaction with their cataract care...
- Pharmacy provision of emergency contraception: the Ontario emergency contraception pilot projectSheila Dunn
Regional Women s Health Centre, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada
J Obstet Gynaecol Can 25:923-30. 2003..To develop and evaluate a program to provide emergency contraception (EC) directly in pharmacies that would recruit and train pharmacists and physician partners, and inform women about the availability of EC in pharmacies...