Howard Ovens

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Why mandatory reporting of gunshot wounds is necessary: a response from the OMA's Executive of the Section on Emergency Medicine
    Howard Ovens
    Schwartz Reisman Emergency Centre, Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 170:1256-7. 2004
  2. doi request reprint ED overcrowding: the Ontario approach
    Howard Ovens
    Schwartz Reisman Emergency Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 18:1242-5. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Reaction in Ontario to Bill 110: Canada's first mandatory gunshot wound reporting law
    Howard Ovens
    Department of Emergency Services, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ont
    CJEM 11:3-13. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Cardioversion of uncomplicated paroxysmal atrial fibrillation: a survey of practice by Canadian emergency physicians
    Bjug Borgundvaag
    Division of Emergency Services, Schwartz Reisman Emergency Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    CJEM 6:155-60. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Closing the circle of care: implementation of a web-based communication tool to improve emergency department discharge communication with family physicians
    Cheryl Hunchak
    Schwartz Reisman Emergency Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, ON
    CJEM 17:123-30. 2015

Collaborators

  • Bjug Borgundvaag
  • Cheryl Hunchak
  • Thrushar Shah
  • Predrag Tisma
  • Michael Roberts
  • David Tannenbaum

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Why mandatory reporting of gunshot wounds is necessary: a response from the OMA's Executive of the Section on Emergency Medicine
    Howard Ovens
    Schwartz Reisman Emergency Centre, Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 170:1256-7. 2004
  2. doi request reprint ED overcrowding: the Ontario approach
    Howard Ovens
    Schwartz Reisman Emergency Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 18:1242-5. 2011
    ..This presentation will highlight some of the controversies and challenges and key lessons learned. Overall, the Ontario experience suggests ED overcrowding is a soluble problem, but requires a system-level intervention...
  3. ncbi request reprint Reaction in Ontario to Bill 110: Canada's first mandatory gunshot wound reporting law
    Howard Ovens
    Department of Emergency Services, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ont
    CJEM 11:3-13. 2009
    ..We sought to evaluate the impact of Bill 110, including the awareness of, experience with and opinions about the new law among Ontario emergency physicians (EPs), the public and the police...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cardioversion of uncomplicated paroxysmal atrial fibrillation: a survey of practice by Canadian emergency physicians
    Bjug Borgundvaag
    Division of Emergency Services, Schwartz Reisman Emergency Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    CJEM 6:155-60. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the management of uncomplicated PAF by Canadian emergency physicians...
  5. doi request reprint Closing the circle of care: implementation of a web-based communication tool to improve emergency department discharge communication with family physicians
    Cheryl Hunchak
    Schwartz Reisman Emergency Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, ON
    CJEM 17:123-30. 2015
    ..We designed and piloted an online notification system that electronically alerts family physicians of patient ED visits and provides access to visitspecific laboratory and diagnostic information...