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Centre for Studies in Primary Care

2007-09 Articles

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Birtwhistle RV, Keshavjee, K., Lambert-Lanning A., Godwin, M., Griever, M., Manca, D., Lagacé, C. Building a pan-Canadian Primary Care Sentinel Surveillance Network: Initial Development and moving forward. JAM BFM  May 2009; 22:412-422.

Birtwhistle RV, Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Are complimentary and alternate medicine treatments useful? Canadian Family Physician 2009; 55,126-127.

Cheng N, Green ME. Osteoporosis screening for men: Are family physicians following the guidelines? Canadian Family Physician 2008; 54(8):1140-1.

Donovan TL, Moore KM, VanDenKerkhof EG, McGuinness D, Edgar B. Absenteeism among employees in a south eastern Ontario hospital: A novel application of syndromic surveillance. Advances in Disease Surveillance. 2007; 2:151.

Godwin M, Birtwhistle RV, Seguin R, Lam M, Casson I, Delva D, MacDonald S. A primary care pragmatic cluster randomized trial of the use of home blood pressure monitoring on blood pressure levels in hypertensive patients with above target blood pressure. Family Practice 2009 December 23.

Green ME, Hogg W, Gray D, Manuel D, Koller M, Maaten S, Zhang Y, Shortt SED. Financial and work satisfaction: Impacts of participation in primary care reform on physicians in Healthcare Policy Vol 5 No.2, 2009

Green ME, Birtwhistle RV, MacDonald K, Schmelzle J. Resident and Program Director Perspectives on Family Medicine PGY3 Programs. Canadian Family Physician 2009; 55:902-3.e1-8.

Green ME, Birtwhistle RV, MacDonald K, Kane J, Schmelzle J. Differences in practice patterns between PGY3 program participants and core 2 year family medicine program graduates in Ontario 1996-2004. Canadian Family Physician 2009; 55: 906-7.e1-12.  

Green ME, Van Iersel R. Response of rural physicians in a non-fee-for-service environment to acute increases in demand due to physician shortages. Can J Rural Med. 2007; 12(1):10-15.

Hua LPT, Brown CA, Hains SJM, Godwin M, Parlow J. Effects of low intensity exercise conditioning on blood pressure, heart rate, and autonomic modulation of heart rate in men and women mild hypertension. Biological Research for Nursing 11(2), 129-143 (2009)

Jacobs S, O'Beirne M, Defiingher LP, Vlach L, Rosser W , Drummond N. Global health and primary care research. JABFM. 2007; 20(6):518-26.

Kotecha  JA, Birtwhistle RV. Use of electronic medical records: Reminders and decision aids for chronic disease management.  Can Fam Physician - September 2009: 55:899.

Kotecha  J, Birtwhistle RV. Fast Fact: Homecare, Journal of College of Family Physicians Canada, Vol. 54: December 2008, Pg1702.

Leung L, Birtwhistle RV, Kotecha J, Cuthbertson S,Hannah S. Anti-diabetic and Hypoglycemic effects of Momordica charantia (Bitter Melon): A Mini-Review. British Journal of Nutrition. (2009), 102, 1703-1708.

Leung L, Birtwhistle R, Griffiths J, Kotecha J.  A controlled randomized trial to test the efficacy of using TDP(c) heat-lamp for treatment of lateral epicondylitis (tennis elbow) pain.  Journal of Complementary and Integrative Medicine, Vol 5 (2008), Iss. 1.

Leung L. Let’s talk about the alternatives: Canada versus Australia. Australian Family Physician. Aug 2009

Leung L.  Perfused human organs versus Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. Journal of Translational Medicine, 2009; 7:9.

Leung L., Kotecha J. Fast Fact: Complementary & Alternative medicine (CAM). Journal of College of Family Physicians Canada, web-site edition, November, 2008 

Masotti P, Green ME, Shortt SED, Hunter D, Szala-Meneok K. Adverse events in community care: Developing a research agenda. Healthcare Quarterly. 2007; 10(3):63-9.

Menzies R, McIntyre P, Reid R, O'Brien K, Santosham M, Watt J, Angeles G, Brown A, Dunbar M, Leach A, Crengle S, Lennon D, Mason H, Grim C, Nolan L, Smith P, Dumaresq G, Richardson R, Moberly S, Stirling J, Gooda M, Green ME. Conference report: Vaccine preventable diabetes in indigenous populations - international perspectives. Vaccine 2007; 25(42):7281-84. 

Murray HE, Caudle J, Moore KM. Impact of regulatory changes on the frequency of ED visits requesting prescriptions for emergency contraception. J Obstet Gynaecol Can. 2007; 29(3):217-18.

Phillips RL Jr, Petterson S, Fryer GE Jr, Rosser W . Errors and adverse events in family medicine: Developing and validating a Canadian taxonomy of errors. Can Fam Phys. 2007; 53(2):271-6, 270.

Phillips RL Jr, Petterson S, Fryer GE Jr, Rosser W. The Canadian contribution to the US physician workforce. CMAJ. 2007; 176(8):1083-7.

Phillips SP. Does hands-on CME in gynaecologic procedures alter clinical practice? Medical Teacher 2010, Vol 32, No 3. p 259-261.

Phillips SP, Austin EB.The feminization of medicine and population health. JAMA2009; 301:863-4.

Phillips SP. Sex, gender and condom use. Asia Pacific J Public Health. 2007; 19:1-2.Phillips SP. Measuring the health effects of gender. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2008;62:368-71.

Phillips SP. Models of medical education in Australia, Europe and North America. Medical Teacher. 2008.

Rolland E, Moore KM, Robinson VA, McGuinness D. Using Ontario's "Telehealth" health telephone helpline as an early-warning system: A study protocol. BMC Health Serv Res. 2006; 6:10.

Rosser W, Colwill JM, Kasperski J, Wilson L. Patient-Centered Medical Homes in Ontario. January  2010. New England Journal of Medicine. p0911519 

Rosser W, Leung L. Vocational training of residents preparing to practice family medicine HK Pract 2009; 31:1-3

Rosser W, Schultz K. Promoting continuity of care should be integral to any health care system. CMAJ  November 20,2007;(11).doi:10.1503/cmaj.071303

Schmelzle J, Birtwhistle RV, Tan AK. Treatment of acute otitis media in children with tympanostomy tubes. Can Fam Physician. 2008; 54(8):1123-7.

Schmelzle J, Rosser W, Birtwhistle RV. An update on pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic therapies for smoking cessation. Can Fam Physician. 2008; 54(7):994-9. 

Schultz K. Strategies to enhance teaching about Continuity of Care. Can Fam Physician Vol. 55, No. 6, June 2009, pp.666 - 668. 

Van Dijk A, McGuinness D, Rolland E, Moore KM. Can telehealth respiratory call volume be used as a proxy for emergency department respiratory visit surveillance by public health? CJEM. 2008; 10(1):18-24. 

Zhu J, Phillips SP, Cao X. Chemical contaminants: Phthalates. Handbook of Dairy Foods Analysis. 2008.

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