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Publications and Media Coverage

ICE Team

Use the following list of published peer-reviewed papers (and resultant media coverage) to learn more about the work of our team.

Publications 2011

Antipsychotic drugs and the risk of hyperglycemia in older adults without diabetes: a population-based observational study
Authors: Lipscombe LL, Lévesque LE, Gruneir A, Fischer HD, Juurlink DN, Gill SS, Herrmann N, Hux JE, Anderson GM, Rochon PA
Publication: Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2011 Dec;19(12):1026-33.

Antimicrobial Stewardship: Opportunities in Long-Term Care Homes
Authors: Daneman N, Rochon PA
Publication: Drugs Aging. 2011 Oct 1;28(10):765-7.

Antibiotic use in long-term care facilities
Authors: Daneman N, Gruneir A, Newman A, Fischer HD, Bronskill SE, Rochon PA, Anderson GM, Bell CM
Publication: Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. September 27, 2011

Exploring Variation in Rates of Polypharmacy Across Long-Term Care Homes
Authors: Bronskill SE, Gill SS, Paterson JM, Bell CM, Anderson GM, Rochon PA
Publication: J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2011 Aug 11.
Abstract

Unplanned readmissions after hospital discharge among patients identified as being at high risk for readmission using a validated predictive algorithm
Authors: Gruneir A, Dhalla I, Walraven CV, Fischer HD, Camacho X, Rochon PA, Anderson GM
Publication: Open Medicine 2011;5(2):e104 - e111.
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Conceptualizing drug therapies as risk factors for chronic disease
Authors: Berall LE, Choptiany JR, Gill SS, Bell CM, Rochon PA, Gruneir A
Publication: Aging Health (2011)7(2), 173-178.
Abstract

Levothyroxine dose and risk of fractures in older adults: nested case-control study
Authors: Turner M, Camacho X, Fischer HD, Austin PC, Anderson GM, Rochon PA, Lipscombe LL.
Publication: BMJ. 2011 Apr 28;342:d2238.

Prevalence of Dementia and Cognitive Impairment among Older Adults with Hip Fractures
Authors: Seitz D, Adunuri N, Gill SS, Rochon PA.
Publication: Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 2011 Oct;12(8):556-64.

Antidepressants for agitation and psychosis in dementia
Authors: Seitz DP, Adunuri N, Gill SS, Gruneir A, Herrmann N, Rochon PA.
Publication: Cochrane Collaboration for Systematic Reviews Feb 2011. Issue 1. Art. No.: CD008191.

Confounders and intermediaries in case-control study designs: a strategy for distinguishing between the two when measured using the same variable
Authors: Gruneir A, Marras C, Fischer H, Wang X, Gill S, Rochon PA, Anderson GM.
Publication: Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2011; 20(3): 221 -228.

Publications 2010

Transitions in Long-Term Care and Potential Implications for Quality Reporting in Ontario, Canada.
Authors: Gruneir A, Anderson GM, Rochon PA, Bronskill SE.
Publication: J Am Med Dir Assoc 2010; 11: 629-635.
Abstract

Review: Emergency Department use by Older Adults: A Literature Review on Trends, Appropriateness and Consequences of Unmet Health Care Needs
Authors: Gruneir A, Silver M, Rochon PA.
Publication: Medical Care Research and Review. April 2011; 68(2): 131-155.

Prevalence of psychiatric disorders among older adults in long-term care homes: a systematic review
Authors: Seitz DP, Conn DK, Purandare N.
Publication: Int Psychogeriatr. 2010 Nov;22(7):1025-39.

Frequency and Pattern of Emergency Department Visits by Long-Term Care Residents-A Population-Based Study
Authors: Gruneir A, Bell C, Bronskill SE, Schull M, Anderson GM, Rochon PA
Publication: J Am Geriatr Soc. 2010 March;58:510-517.
Abstract

Publications 2009

Antipsychotic Drugs and Hyperglycemia in Older Patients With Diabetes
Authors: Lipscombe LL, Lévesque L, Gruneir A, Fischer HD, Juurlink DN, Gill SS, Herrmann N, Hux JE, Anderson GM, Rochon PA.
Publication: Arch Intern Med. 2009 July 27;169(14):1282-9.
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Media Outlet

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The Globe and Mail

Daily Newspaper

27/07/2009

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CBC.ca

Online

27/07/2009

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InsideMedicine.ca

Online

27/07/2009

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MedPageToday.com

Online

27/07/2009

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DocGuide.com

Online

28/07/2009

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Diabetes Week

Journal

14/09/2009

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Association Between Tamsulosin and Serious Ophthalmic Adverse Events in Older Men Following Cataract Surgery
Authors: Bell CM, Hatch WV, Fischer HD, Cernat G, Paterson JM, Gruneir A, Gill SS, Bronskill SE, Anderson GM, Rochon PA.
Publication: JAMA. 2009 May 20;301(19):1991-1996.
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Media Outlet

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New York Times

Daily Newspaper

19/05/2009

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Reuters

Online

19/05/2009

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MedPage Today

Online

19/05/2009

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WebMD

Online

19/05/2009

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Surgery.about.com

Online

19/05/2009

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Attorney at Law

Online

19/05/2009

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Insidermedicine

Online

19/05/2009

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EurekAlert

Wire Service

19/05/2009

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U.S. News & World Report

Online

20/05/2009

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Medscape

Online

20/05/2009

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Private Healthcare UK

Online

20/05/2009

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InjuryBoard.com

Online

20/05/2009

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dBTechno

Online

20/05/2009

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Top News

Online

20/05/2009

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AboutLawsuits.com

Online

21/05/2009

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Healia Health

Online

21/05/2009

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OSN SuperSite

Online

21/05/2009

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Insciences Organisation

Online

21/05/2009

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AboutLawsuits.com

Online

21/05/2009

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Visit Bulgaria

Online

21/05/2009

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The Globe and Mail

Daily Newspaper

22/05/2009

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InjuryBoard.com

Online

22/05/2009

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osnsupersite.com

Online

10/07/2009

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The Relationship Between Variations in Antipsychotic Prescribing Across Long-Term Care Homes and Short-Term Mortality: Quality of Care Implications
Authors:Bronskill SE, Rochon PA, Gill SS, Herrmann N, Hillmer MP, Bell CM, Anderson GM, Stukel TA
Publication: Medical Care. 2009 July 30
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Publications 2008

Treatment of Pressure Ulcers: A Systematic Review
Authors: Reddy M, Gill SS, Kalkar SR, Wu W, Anderson PJ, Rochon PA
Publication: JAMA 2008 Dec 10; 300(22):2647–2662.
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Media Outlet

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ACP Journal Club

Journal

21/07/2009

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Effect of regulatory warnings on antipsychotic prescription rates among elderly patients with dementia: a population-based time-series analysis
Authors: Valiyeva E, Herrmann N, Rochon PA, Gill SS, Anderson GM
Publication: CMAJ. 2008 Aug 26;179(5):438-46.
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Media Outlet

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The Globe and Mail

Daily Newspaper

26/08/2008

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Telegraph-Journal

Online

26/08/2008

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NewsRx.com

Online

13/09/2008

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Los Angeles Times

Daily Newspaper

13/04/2009

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Bloomberg

Online

12/06/2009

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Antipsychotic Therapy and Short-Term Serious Events in Older Adults with Dementia
Authors:Rochon P.A., Normand S.L.T., Gomes T., Gill S.S., Anderson G.M., Melo M., Sykora K., Lipscombe L.L., Bell C.M., Gurwitz J.H.
Publication: Archives of Internal Medicine. 2008 May 26;168(10):1090-6.
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Media Outlet

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Reuters US

Online

26/05/2008

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CTV News

Online

26/05/2008

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Medical News Today

Online

26/05/2008

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Bloomberg USA

Online

26/05/2008

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foodconsumer.org

Online

26/05/2008

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NATIONAL POST

Daily Newspaper

27/05/2008

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Washington Post

Daily Newspaper

27/05/2008

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Asian News International

Daily Newspaper

27/05/2008

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Reuters Health E-Line

Daily Newspaper

27/05/2008

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Medscape

Online

02/06/2008

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Winnipeg Free Press

Daily Newspaper

26/07/2008

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Los Angeles Times

Daily Newspaper

13/04/2009

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Bloomberg

Online

12/06/2009

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Oral Drug Therapy for Multiple Neglected Tropical Diseases: A systematic Review
Authors: Reddy M, Gill SS, Kalkar SR, Wu W, Anderson PJ, Rochon PA.
Publication: JAMA. 2007 Oct 24;298(16):1911-24.
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Media Outlet

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NewsRX

Online

05/11/2007

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Harvard Focus

Online

30/11/2007

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Variation in nursing home antipsychotic prescribing rates
Authors: Rochon PA, Stukel T, Bronskill SE, Gomes T, Sykora K, Wodchis WP, Hillmer M, Kopp A, Gurwitz JH, Anderson GM.
Publication: Archives of Internal Medicine 2007 Apr 9;167(7):676-83.
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Media Outlet

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CBC radio news

Radio Broadcast

09/04/2007

 

CBC radio Metro Morning

Radio Broadcast

10/04/2007

 

CanWest News Service

Wire Service

10/04/2007

 

National Post(CanWest)

Daily Newspaper

10/04/2007

 

Nanaimo Daily News (CanWest)

Daily Newspaper

10/04/2007

 

Times-Colonist (CanWest)

Daily Newspaper

10/04/2007

 

Regina Leader-Post (CanWest)

Daily Newspaper

10/04/2007

 

Ottawa Citizen (CanWest)

Daily Newspaper

10/04/2007

 

The Windsor Star (CanWest)

Daily Newspaper

10/04/2007

 

Montreal Gazette (CanWest)

Daily Newspaper

10/04/2007

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The Record (CanWest)

Daily Newspaper

12/04/2007

 

CBC TV

TV Broadcast

10/04/2007

 

Global TV National News

TV Broadcast

10/04/2007

 

CFRB AM 1010

Radio Broadcast

10/04/2007

 

Saskatchewan Health Quality Council Health Clips

Online

10/04/2007

 

Canadian Press

Wire Service

10/04/2007

 

Toronto Star (CP)

Daily Newspaper

10/04/2007

 

Standard-Freeholder (CP)

Daily Newspaper

11/04/2007

 

Ottawa Citizen (Editorial)

Daily Newspaper

11/04/2007

 

Kitchener-Waterloo Record

Daily Newspaper

11/04/2007

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Truro Daily News

Daily Newspaper

12/04/2007

 

The Vancouver Sun (Editorial)

Daily Newspaper

12/04/2007

 

Montreal Gazette

Daily Newspaper

14/04/2007

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Morneau Sobeco 30,000 feet

Monthly Newsletter

April,2007

 

The Gazette (Editorial)

Daily Newspaper

14/04/2007

 

CFRA 580 AM Ottawa "Sunday House Call"

Radio Broadcast

15/04/2007

 

Toronto Star

Daily Newspaper

15/04/2007

 

CBC.ca

Online

18/12/2007

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CBC News

Online

18/12/2007

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Los Angeles Times

Daily Newspaper

13/04/2009

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Preventing Pressure Ulcers: A Systematic Review
Authors: Reddy M, Gill SS, Rochon PA.
Publication: JAMA. 2006 Aug 23;296(8):974-84.
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Media Outlet

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CTV.ca

Online

23/08/2006

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The Commercial Appeal(Memphis)

Daily Newspaper

23/08/2006

 

Edmonton Journal (CP)

Daily Newspaper

24/08/2006

 

The Commercial Appeal(Memphis

Daily Newspaper

23/08/2006

 

Montreal Gazette (CP)

Daily Newspaper

28/08/2006

 

Globe and Mail

Daily Newspaper

07/09/2006

 

Harvard Health Letter

Academic

01/11/2006

 

Partners

CIHRThis research is sponsored by:

  The Canadian Institutes of Health Research: Institute of Gender and Health & Institute of Aging.

 

 

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Peter Anderson, Research Facilitator
Phone: 416-351-3732 x2129
Fax: 416-351-3746


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