Paul T Dick
Affiliation: The Hospital for Sick Children
- Preference for pediatric telehome care support following hospitalization: a report on preference and satisfactionPaul T Dick
Paediatric Outcomes Research Team, Division of Paediatric Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Telemed J E Health 10:S-45-53. 2004..Additional evidence on costs and benefits may be important for promoting further development of this type of service...
- What factors are associated with poor developmental attainment in young Canadian children?Teresa To
Population Health Sciences Program, Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON M5G 1X8
Can J Public Health 95:258-63. 2004..This study was undertaken to determine the association between poor developmental attainment (PDA) and biological, home environment and socio-demographic factors in a population-based sample of Canadian children...
- Taking the call-bell home: a qualitative evaluation of Tele-HomeCare for childrenNancy L Young
Community Health Systems Resource Group, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X8
Health Soc Care Community 14:231-41. 2006..However, our findings are consistent with previous reports of the benefits of THC. Thus, THC is a successful method of healthcare service delivery that enables a safe return home with professional support provided remotely...
- Neighborhood income and health outcomes in infants: how do those with complex chronic conditions fare?Chengning Wang
Child Health Evaluative Services, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:608-15. 2009..To quantify the effect of socioeconomic status (SES) on health outcomes during the first year after newborn discharge among infants with complex chronic conditions (CCCs) insured through a universal health plan...
- An examination of quality of life of children and parents during their Tele-Homecare experienceNancy L Young
The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario
Telemed J E Health 12:663-71. 2006..Moreover, the improvements were sustained beyond the termination of the THC service and were not associated with additional burden on families...
- Can montelukast shorten prednisolone therapy in children with mild to moderate acute asthma? A randomized controlled trialSuzanne Schuh
Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
J Pediatr 155:795-800. 2009..To examine whether outpatient post-stabilization therapy with montelukast produces more treatment failures than prednisolone...
- Telehomecare: a comparison of three Canadian modelsNancy L Young
The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Telemed J E Health 10:45-52. 2004..THC provides opportunities to address limitations in the current system and to improve upon equity of access to quality care for children making the transition from hospital to home...
- Volume matters: physician practice characteristics and immunization coverage among young children insured through a universal health planAstrid Guttmann
Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Pediatrics 117:595-602. 2006..We studied the association between immunization coverage for a cohort of 2-year-old children covered by a universal health insurance plan and pediatric provider and other health services characteristics...
- Case verification of children with asthma in OntarioTeresa To
Population Health Sciences, Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X8
Pediatr Allergy Immunol 17:69-76. 2006..By using the results of this study as a starting point, future research will create a cohort of children with asthma to be used for population-based surveillance and research...
- Insulin sensitivity and beta-cell function in protease inhibitor-treated and -naive human immunodeficiency virus-infected childrenAri Bitnun
Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X8
J Clin Endocrinol Metab 90:168-74. 2005....
- High-dose inhaled fluticasone does not replace oral prednisolone in children with mild to moderate acute asthmaSuzanne Schuh
Division of Paediatric Emergency Medicine, Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Ave, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X8
Pediatrics 118:644-50. 2006..Inhaled corticosteroids are not as effective as oral corticosteroids in school-aged children with severe acute asthma. It is uncertain how inhaled corticosteroids compare with oral corticosteroids in mild to moderate exacerbations...
- Risk markers for poor developmental attainment in young children: results from a longitudinal national surveyTeresa To
Population Health Sciences Program, Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:643-9. 2004..To evaluate social and environmental determinants of poor developmental attainment among preschool children by means of longitudinal data from a population-based sample of Canadian children...
- US or CT for Diagnosis of Appendicitis in Children and Adults? A Meta-AnalysisAndrea S Doria
Departments of Diagnostic Imaging, Population Health Sciences, and Paediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada
Radiology 241:83-94. 2006..To perform a meta-analysis to evaluate the diagnostic performance of ultrasonography (US) and computed tomography (CT) for the diagnosis of appendicitis in pediatric and adult populations...