Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy

Summary

Affiliation: Ottawa Health Research Institute
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Prospective validation of a clinical decision rule to identify patients presenting to the emergency department with chest pain who can safely be removed from cardiac monitoring.
    Shahbaz Syed
    CMAJ 189:E139-E145. 2017
  2. pmc Development of the Canadian Syncope Risk Score to predict serious adverse events after emergency department assessment of syncope
    Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy
    Departments of Emergency Medicine Thiruganasambandamoorthy, Perry, Stiell and of Epidemiology and Community Medicine Thiruganasambandamoorthy, Kwong, Wells, Perry, Stiell, Taljaard, University of Ottawa Ottawa Hospital Research Institute Thiruganasambandamoorthy, Kwong, Mukarram, Perry, Stiell, Taljaard, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ont Departments of Emergency Medicine Sivilotti and of Biomedical and Molecular Sciences Sivilotti, Queen s University, Kingston, Ont Department of Emergency Medicine and School of Public Health Rowe, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta Departments of Emergency Medicine Lang and Medicine Sheldon, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta
    CMAJ 188:E289-98. 2016
  3. doi request reprint Prognostic value of cardiac biomarkers in the risk stratification of syncope: a systematic review
    Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Intern Emerg Med 10:1003-14. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Emergency department management of syncope: need for standardization and improved risk stratification
    Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Intern Emerg Med 10:619-27. 2015
  5. doi request reprint Outcomes in presyncope patients: a prospective cohort study
    Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Ann Emerg Med 65:268-276.e6. 2015
  6. pmc Risk stratification of adult emergency department syncope patients to predict short-term serious outcomes after discharge (RiSEDS) study
    Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    BMC Emerg Med 14:8. 2014
  7. ncbi request reprint Defining abnormal electrocardiography in adult emergency department syncope patients: the Ottawa Electrocardiographic Criteria
    Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON
    CJEM 14:248-58. 2012
  8. doi request reprint External validation of the San Francisco Syncope Rule in the Canadian setting
    Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Emerg Med 55:464-72. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Outcomes in Canadian emergency department syncope patients--are we doing a good job?
    Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Emerg Med 44:321-8. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of clinical prediction rules to exclude acute coronary syndrome in the emergency department setting: a systematic review
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario
    CJEM 10:373-82. 2008

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Publications15

  1. pmc Prospective validation of a clinical decision rule to identify patients presenting to the emergency department with chest pain who can safely be removed from cardiac monitoring.
    Shahbaz Syed
    CMAJ 189:E139-E145. 2017
    ..Implementation of this simple yet highly sensitive rule will allow for improved use of health care resources...
  2. pmc Development of the Canadian Syncope Risk Score to predict serious adverse events after emergency department assessment of syncope
    Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy
    Departments of Emergency Medicine Thiruganasambandamoorthy, Perry, Stiell and of Epidemiology and Community Medicine Thiruganasambandamoorthy, Kwong, Wells, Perry, Stiell, Taljaard, University of Ottawa Ottawa Hospital Research Institute Thiruganasambandamoorthy, Kwong, Mukarram, Perry, Stiell, Taljaard, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ont Departments of Emergency Medicine Sivilotti and of Biomedical and Molecular Sciences Sivilotti, Queen s University, Kingston, Ont Department of Emergency Medicine and School of Public Health Rowe, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta Departments of Emergency Medicine Lang and Medicine Sheldon, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta
    CMAJ 188:E289-98. 2016
    ..We sought to develop a clinical decision tool to identify adult patients with syncope who are at risk of a serious adverse event within 30 days after disposition from the emergency department...
  3. doi request reprint Prognostic value of cardiac biomarkers in the risk stratification of syncope: a systematic review
    Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Intern Emerg Med 10:1003-14. 2015
    ..69), respectively. Natriuretic peptides and high-sensitive troponin showed good diagnostic characteristics for both primary and secondary outcomes. Natriuretic peptides and high-sensitive troponin might be useful in risk stratification...
  4. doi request reprint Emergency department management of syncope: need for standardization and improved risk stratification
    Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Intern Emerg Med 10:619-27. 2015
    ..A valid risk-stratification tool might help standardize ED management and improve disposition decision making...
  5. doi request reprint Outcomes in presyncope patients: a prospective cohort study
    Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Ann Emerg Med 65:268-276.e6. 2015
    ..Our goals are to determine the frequency of emergency department (ED) presyncope visits, management, 30-day outcomes, and emergency physicians' outcome prediction...
  6. pmc Risk stratification of adult emergency department syncope patients to predict short-term serious outcomes after discharge (RiSEDS) study
    Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    BMC Emerg Med 14:8. 2014
    ..The goal of this study is to prospectively identify risk factors and to derive a clinical decision tool to accurately predict those at risk for serious outcomes after ED discharge within 30 days...
  7. ncbi request reprint Defining abnormal electrocardiography in adult emergency department syncope patients: the Ottawa Electrocardiographic Criteria
    Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON
    CJEM 14:248-58. 2012
    ..We sought to identify specific emergency department (ED) ECG and cardiac monitor abnormalities that better predict cardiac outcomes within 30 days in adult ED syncope patients...
  8. doi request reprint External validation of the San Francisco Syncope Rule in the Canadian setting
    Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Emerg Med 55:464-72. 2010
    ..Among the risk-stratification instruments available, only the San Francisco Syncope Rule is rigorously developed. We evaluate its performance in Canadian emergency department (ED) syncope patients...
  9. doi request reprint Outcomes in Canadian emergency department syncope patients--are we doing a good job?
    Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Emerg Med 44:321-8. 2013
    ..Little is known about the outcomes of adults with syncope seen in Canadian Emergency Departments (EDs)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of clinical prediction rules to exclude acute coronary syndrome in the emergency department setting: a systematic review
    Erik P Hess
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario
    CJEM 10:373-82. 2008
    ..We sought to determine the diagnostic accuracy of clinical prediction rules to exclude acute coronary syndrome (ACS) in the emergency department (ED) setting...
  11. doi request reprint Reasons for Hospitalization Among Emergency Department Patients With Syncope
    Olivia G Cook
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario
    Acad Emerg Med 23:1210-1217. 2016
    ..Variations in syncope management exist. Our objective was to identify the reasons for consultations and hospitalizations and outcomes among emergency department (ED) syncope patients...
  12. doi request reprint CAEP 2014 Academic symposium: "How to make research succeed in your department: How to fund your research program"
    Christian Vaillancourt
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON
    CJEM 17:453-61. 2015
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  13. doi request reprint Risk factors for serious underlying pathology in adult emergency department nontraumatic low back pain patients
    Venkatesh Thiruganasambandamoorthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Emerg Med 47:1-11. 2014
    ..Nontraumatic low back pain (LBP) is a common emergency department (ED) complaint and can be caused by serious pathologies that require immediate intervention or that lead to death...
  14. doi request reprint The Predictive Value of Preendoscopic Risk Scores to Predict Adverse Outcomes in Emergency Department Patients With Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding: A Systematic Review
    Rosa Ramaekers
    Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, The Ottawa Hospital, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 23:1218-1227. 2016
    ..We conducted a systematic review to assess the predictive value of preendoscopic risk scores for 30-day serious adverse events...
  15. doi request reprint Standardized approaches to the investigation of syncope: Canadian Cardiovascular Society position paper
    Robert S Sheldon
    University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 27:246-53. 2011
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