Donna O Lowe
Affiliation: University of Toronto
- Proton pump inhibitors and hospitalization for Clostridium difficile-associated disease: a population-based studyDonna O Lowe
Department of Pharmacy Services, University Health Network, University of Toronto, ON, M5G 2C4, Canada
Clin Infect Dis 43:1272-6. 2006..Whether outpatient PPI use influences the risk of hospital admission for CDAD among older patients who have recently been treated with antibiotics is unknown...
- Povidone-iodine-induced burn: case report and review of the literatureDonna O Lowe
Department of Pharmacy Services, Toronto General Hospital, University Health Network, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Pharmacotherapy 26:1641-5. 2006..Given the widespread use of povidone-iodine and the potential for development of infection after a burn, clinicians need to be aware of this possible povidone-iodine-associated adverse drug reaction, and of preventive measures...
- Effect of educational and policy interventions on institutional utilization of wet nebulization respiratory drugs and portable inhalersDonna O Lowe
Department of Pharmacy Services, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario
Can J Clin Pharmacol 15:e334-43. 2008..Hospital- and community-based educational initiatives and a community-based provincial drug program policy change were previously implemented to promote the conversion of WN therapy to PI and spacer device use in Nova Scotia...