Tewodros Eguale

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Rare visible disorders/ diseases as individually identifiable health information
    Tewodros Eguale
    Clinical and Health Informatics Research Group, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc . 2005
  2. doi request reprint Drug, patient, and physician characteristics associated with off-label prescribing in primary care
    Tewodros Eguale
    Clinical and Health Informatics Research Group, McGill University, 1140 Pine Ave W, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Arch Intern Med 172:781-8. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Detection of adverse drug events and other treatment outcomes using an electronic prescribing system
    Tewodros Eguale
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, 1140 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Drug Saf 31:1005-16. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Enhancing pharmacosurveillance with systematic collection of treatment indication in electronic prescribing: a validation study in Canada
    Tewodros Eguale
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Drug Saf 33:559-67. 2010
  5. pmc Do physician communication skills influence screening mammography utilization?
    Ari Nareg Meguerditchian
    Clinical and Health Informatics Research Group, McGill University, 1140 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, QC, H3A 1A3, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:219. 2012
  6. pmc Using novel Canadian resources to improve medication reconciliation at discharge: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Robyn Tamblyn
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, 1020 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, QC H3A 1A2, Canada
    Trials 13:150. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Pharmacosurveillance without borders: electronic health records in different countries can be used to address important methodological issues in estimating the risk of adverse events
    Robyn Tamblyn
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, Purvis Hall, McGill University, 1020 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1A2, Canada Department of Medicine, McGill University Health Center, 1001 Decarie Boulevard, Montreal, Quebec H4A 3J1, Canada Clinical and Health Informatics Research Group, McGill University, 1140 Pine Avenue, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1A3, Canada Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 77:101-111. 2016
  8. doi request reprint Association of Off-label Drug Use and Adverse Drug Events in an Adult Population
    Tewodros Eguale
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada2Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada3Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital
    JAMA Intern Med 176:55-63. 2016
  9. pmc The effectiveness of a new generation of computerized drug alerts in reducing the risk of injury from drug side effects: a cluster randomized trial
    Robyn Tamblyn
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 19:635-43. 2012
  10. pmc Evaluating the impact of an integrated computer-based decision support with person-centered analytics for the management of asthma in primary care: a randomized controlled trial
    Robyn Tamblyn
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada Clinical and Health Informatics Research Group, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 22:773-83. 2015

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Publications15

  1. pmc Rare visible disorders/ diseases as individually identifiable health information
    Tewodros Eguale
    Clinical and Health Informatics Research Group, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc . 2005
    ..The prevalence of these disorders was evaluated using an administrative database and conformed to our definition. Due emphasis should be given to rare visible disorders in the de-identification process of health information...
  2. doi request reprint Drug, patient, and physician characteristics associated with off-label prescribing in primary care
    Tewodros Eguale
    Clinical and Health Informatics Research Group, McGill University, 1140 Pine Ave W, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Arch Intern Med 172:781-8. 2012
    ..Off-label prescribing may lead to adverse drug events. Little is known about its prevalence and determinants resulting from challenges in documenting treatment indication...
  3. ncbi request reprint Detection of adverse drug events and other treatment outcomes using an electronic prescribing system
    Tewodros Eguale
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, 1140 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Drug Saf 31:1005-16. 2008
    ..We investigated the accuracy of using orders for drug discontinuation and dose change in an electronic prescribing system as a potential source of information for drug safety and effectiveness...
  4. doi request reprint Enhancing pharmacosurveillance with systematic collection of treatment indication in electronic prescribing: a validation study in Canada
    Tewodros Eguale
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Drug Saf 33:559-67. 2010
    ..We investigated the validity of treatment indications documented using an electronic prescribing system at the time of prescribing...
  5. pmc Do physician communication skills influence screening mammography utilization?
    Ari Nareg Meguerditchian
    Clinical and Health Informatics Research Group, McGill University, 1140 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, QC, H3A 1A3, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:219. 2012
    ..We assessed whether patient-physician communication examination scores in a national, standardized clinical skills examination predicted future use of screening mammography (SM)...
  6. pmc Using novel Canadian resources to improve medication reconciliation at discharge: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Robyn Tamblyn
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, 1020 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, QC H3A 1A2, Canada
    Trials 13:150. 2012
    ..An electronically enabled discharge reconciliation process represents an innovative approach to this problem...
  7. doi request reprint Pharmacosurveillance without borders: electronic health records in different countries can be used to address important methodological issues in estimating the risk of adverse events
    Robyn Tamblyn
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, Purvis Hall, McGill University, 1020 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1A2, Canada Department of Medicine, McGill University Health Center, 1001 Decarie Boulevard, Montreal, Quebec H4A 3J1, Canada Clinical and Health Informatics Research Group, McGill University, 1140 Pine Avenue, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1A3, Canada Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 77:101-111. 2016
    ..Evaluate methodological advantages and limitations of an international pharmacosurveillance system based on electronic health records (EHRs)...
  8. doi request reprint Association of Off-label Drug Use and Adverse Drug Events in an Adult Population
    Tewodros Eguale
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada2Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada3Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital
    JAMA Intern Med 176:55-63. 2016
    ..Despite concerns regarding adverse outcomes, to date, no systematic investigation of the effects of off-label drug use in adult populations has been performed...
  9. pmc The effectiveness of a new generation of computerized drug alerts in reducing the risk of injury from drug side effects: a cluster randomized trial
    Robyn Tamblyn
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 19:635-43. 2012
    ..Computerized drug alerts for psychotropic drugs are expected to reduce fall-related injuries in older adults. However, physicians over-ride most alerts because they believe the benefit of the drugs exceeds the risk...
  10. pmc Evaluating the impact of an integrated computer-based decision support with person-centered analytics for the management of asthma in primary care: a randomized controlled trial
    Robyn Tamblyn
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada Clinical and Health Informatics Research Group, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 22:773-83. 2015
    ..Our objective was to determine whether a personalized asthma management computer-based decision support increases the quality of asthma management and reduces the rate of out-of-control episodes...
  11. doi request reprint Medication-related falls in the elderly: causative factors and preventive strategies
    Allen R Huang
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Drugs Aging 29:359-76. 2012
    ..Computer-assisted alerts coupled with electronic prescribing tools are a promising approach to lowering the risk of falls as the use of information technologies expands within healthcare...
  12. pmc Optimising the changing role of the community pharmacist: a randomised trial of the impact of audit and feedback
    Nancy Winslade
    Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    BMJ Open 6:e010865. 2016
    ..To evaluate the impact of comparative performance feedback to community pharmacists on provision of professional services and the quality of patients' medication use...
  13. pmc A novel method of adverse event detection can accurately identify venous thromboembolisms (VTEs) from narrative electronic health record data
    Christian M Rochefort
    Faculty of Medicine, Ingram School of Nursing, McGill University, Montreal, Canada McGill Clinical and Health Informatics Research Group, McGill University, Montreal, Canada Department of Epidemiology, Biostatics and Occupational Health, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 22:155-65. 2015
    ..Therefore, we sought to determine the accuracy of statistical natural language processing (NLP) for identifying DVT and PE from electronic health record data...
  14. doi request reprint Influence of physicians' management and communication ability on patients' persistence with antihypertensive medication
    Robyn Tamblyn
    Department of Medicine, McGill University, 1140 Pine Ave W, Montreal, QC, H3A 1A3 Canada
    Arch Intern Med 170:1064-72. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether a physician's medical management and communication ability influence persistence with antihypertensive treatment...
  15. pmc Guidelines adherence in the treatment of patients with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes: a historical cohort comparing the use of metformin in Quebec pre and post-Canadian Diabetes Association guidelines
    Ting Yu Wang
    Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:442. 2013
    ..We also assessed patients' and physicians' factors which may affect this change...