Department Publications

List of recent publications from our faculty and residents
Kirkland SW, Yang EH, Garrido Clua M, Kruhlak M, Campbell S, Villa-Roel C and Rowe BH (2022), "Screening tools to identify patients with unmet palliative care needs in the emergency department: A systematic review.", Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine., October, 2022. Vol. 29, pp. 1229-1246.
Rosychuk RJ, Chen AA, McRae A, McLane P, Ospina MB and Joan Hu X (2022), "Age-varying effects of repeated emergency department presentations for children in Canada.", Journal of health services research & policy., October, 2022. Vol. 27, pp. 278-286.
Atwood CE, Bhutani M, Ospina MB, Rowe BH, Leigh R, Deuchar L, Faris P, Michas M, Mrklas KJ, Graham J, Aceron R, Damant R, Green L, Hirani N, Longard K, Meyer V, Mitchell P, Tsai W, Walker B and Stickland MK(2022), "Optimizing COPD Acute Care Patient Outcomes Using a Standardized Transition Bundle and Care Coordinator: A Randomized Clinical Trial.", Chest., August, 2022. Vol. 162, pp. 321-330.
Thiruganasambandamoorthy V, Yan JW, Rowe BH, Mercier É, Le Sage N, Hegdekar M, Finlayson A, Huang P, Mohammad H, Mukarram M, Nguyen PAI, Syed S, McRae AD, Nemnom M-J, Taljaard M and Silviotti MLA (2022), "Personalised risk prediction following emergency department assessment for syncope.", Emergency medicine journal : EMJ., July, 2022. Vol. 39, pp. 501-507.
Graham C, Schonnop R, Killackey T, Kavalieratos D, Bush SH, Steinberg L, Mak S, Quinn K and Isenberg SR (2022), "Exploring Health Care Providers' Experiences of Providing Collaborative Palliative Care for Patients With Advanced Heart Failure At Home: A Qualitative Study", Journal of the American Heart Association., jul, 2022. Vol. 11(13) Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer Health).
McLane P, Mackey L, Holroyd BR, Fitzpatrick K, Healy C, Rittenbach K, Plume TB, Bill L, Bird A, Healy B, Janvier K, Louis E and Barnabe C (2022), "Impacts of racism on First Nations patients' emergency care: results of a thematic analysis of healthcare provider interviews in Alberta, Canada.", BMC health services research., June, 2022. Vol. 22, pp. 804.
Richer LP, Ali S, Johnson DW, Rosychuk RJ, Newton AS and Rowe BH (2022), "A randomized trial of ketorolac and metoclopramide for migraine in the emergency department", Headache: The Journal of Head and Face Pain., jun, 2022. Vol. 62(6), pp. 681-689. Wiley.
Voaklander B, Gaudet LA, Kirkland SW, Keto-Lambert D, Villa-Roel C and Rowe BH (2022), "Interventions to improve consultations in the emergency department: A systematic review", Academic Emergency Medicine., jun, 2022. Wiley.
Kirkland SW, Yang EH, Clua MG, Kruhlak M, Villa-Roel C, Elwi A, O'Neill B, Duggan S, Brisebois A, Stewart DA and Rowe BH (2022), "Comparison of the Management and Short-Term Outcomes between Patients with Advanced Cancer and Other End-of-Life Conditions Presenting to Two Canadian Emergency Departments.", Journal of palliative medicine., June, 2022. Vol. 25, pp. 915-924.
Matenchuk BA, Rosychuk RJ, Rowe BH, Metcalfe A, Chari R, Crawford S, Jelinski S, Serrano-Lomelin J and Ospina MB (2022), "Emergency Department Visits During the Postpartum Period: A Canadian Cohort Study.", Annals of emergency medicine., June, 2022. Vol. 79, pp. 543-553.
Colmers-Gray IN, Aguilar LS, Gauri A, Ha DJ and Stauffer BA (2022), "Keeping up with the literature: A current practice survey and qualitative needs assessment among emergency physicians", AEM Education and Training., jun, 2022. Vol. 6(3) Wiley.
Kawchuk GN, Aaskov J, Mohler M, Lowes J, Kruhlak M, Couperthwaite S, Yang EH, Villa-Roel C and Rowe BH (2022), "A prospective study of patients with low back pain attending a Canadian emergency department: Why they came and what happened?", PLOS ONE., may, 2022. Vol. 17(5), pp. e0268123. Public Library of Science (PLoS).
Brooks HL, Salvalaggio G, Pauly B, Dong K, Bubela T, Taylor M and Hyshka E (2022), "“I have such a hard time hitting myself, I thought it'd be easier”: perspectives of hospitalized patients on injecting drugs into vascular access devices", Harm Reduction Journal., may, 2022. Vol. 19(1) Springer Science and Business Media LLC.
Ellis B, Brousseau A-A, Eagles D, Sinclair D, Melady D, Archambault PM, Bhate T, Boreskie PE, Forrester S, Ghandour EK, Goldstein J, Gray A, Loubani O, Mercier E, Mowbray FI, Ringer T, Schonnop R and Skappak C (2022), "Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians position statement on care of older people in Canadian Emergency Departments: executive summary", Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine., may, 2022. Vol. 24(4), pp. 376-381. Springer Science and Business Media LLC.
Xie EC, Chan K, Khangura JK, Koh JJ-K, Orkin AM, Sheikh H, Hayman K, Gupta S, Kumar T, Hulme J, Mrochuk M and Dong K (2022), "CAEP position statement on improving emergency care for persons experiencing homelessness: executive summary", Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine., apr, 2022. Vol. 24(4), pp. 369-375. Springer Science and Business Media LLC.
Jeyaraman MM, Alder RN, Copstein L, Al-Yousif N, Suss R, Zarychanski R, Doupe MB, Berthelot S, Mireault J, Tardif P, Askin N, Buchel T, Rabbani R, Beaudry T, Hartwell M, Shimmin C, Edwards J, Halas G, Sevcik W, Tricco AC, Chochinov A, Rowe BH and Abou-Setta AM (2022), "Impact of employing primary healthcare professionals in emergency department triage on patient flow outcomes: a systematic review and meta-analysis", BMJ Open., apr, 2022. Vol. 12(4), pp. e052850. BMJ.
Obuobi-Donkor G, Eboreime E, Bond J, Phung N, Eyben S, Hayward J, Zhang Y, MacMaster F, Clelland S, Greiner R, Jones C, Cao B, Brémault-Phillips S, Wells K, Li X-M, Hilario C, Greenshaw AJ and Agyapong VIO (2022), "An E–Mental Health Solution to Prevent and Manage Posttraumatic Stress Injuries Among First Responders in Alberta: Protocol for the Implementation and Evaluation of Text Messaging Services (Text4PTSI and Text4Wellbeing)", JMIR Research Protocols., apr, 2022. Vol. 11(4), pp. e30680. JMIR Publications Inc..
Hohl CM, Rosychuk RJ, Hau JP, Hayward J, Landes M, Yan JW, Ting DK, Welsford M, Archambault PM, Mercier E, Chandra K, Davis P, Vaillancourt S, Leeies M, Small S and Morrison LJ (2022), "Treatments, resource utilization, and outcomes of COVID-19 patients presenting to emergency departments across pandemic waves: an observational study by the Canadian COVID-19 Emergency Department Rapid Response Network (CCEDRRN)", Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine., apr, 2022. Vol. 24(4), pp. 397-407. Springer Science and Business Media LLC.
Stucchi R, Weinstein ES, Ripoll-Gallardo A, Franc JM, Azzaretto M, Sesana G, Corte FD and Neri L (2022), "Impact of Point-of-Care Ultrasound on Secondary Triage: A Pilot Study", Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness., apr, 2022. , pp. 1-4. Cambridge University Press (CUP).
Wisnesky UD, Kirkland SW, Rowe BH, Campbell S and Franc JM (2022), "A Qualitative Assessment of Studies Evaluating the Classification Accuracy of Personnel Using START in Disaster Triage: A Scoping Review.", Frontiers in public health. Vol. 10, pp. 676704.
Moe J, Wang EY, McGregor MJ, Schull MJ, Dong K, Holroyd BR, Hohl CM, Grafstein E, O'Sullivan F, Trimble J and McGrail KM (2022), "Subgroups of people who make frequent emergency department visits in Ontario and Alberta: a retrospective cohort study.", CMAJ open. Vol. 10, pp. E232-E246.
Moe J, Wang EY, McGregor MJ, Schull MJ, Dong K, Holroyd BR, Hohl CM, Grafstein E, O'Sullivan F, Trimble J and McGrail KM (2022), "People who make frequent emergency department visits based on persistence of frequent use in Ontario and Alberta: a retrospective cohort study.", CMAJ open. Vol. 10, pp. E220-E231.
Tate K, McLane P, Reid C, Rowe BH, Cummings G, Estabrooks CA and Cummings G (2022), "Assessing quality of older persons' emergency transitions between long-term and acute care settings: a proof-of-concept study.", BMJ open quality., March, 2022. Vol. 11
Tate K, Lee S, Rowe BH, Cummings GE, Holroyd-Leduc J, Reid RC, El-Bialy R, Bakal J, Estabrooks CA, Anderson C and Cummings GG (2022), "Quality Indicators for Older Persons' Transitions in Care: A Systematic Review and Delphi Process.", Canadian journal on aging = La revue canadienne du vieillissement., March, 2022. Vol. 41, pp. 40-54.
Salvalaggio G, Dong KA, Hyshka E, McCabe C, Nixon L, Rosychuk RJ, Dmitrienko K, Krajnak J, Mrklas K and Wild TC (2022), "Impact of an addiction medicine consult team intervention in a Canadian inner city hospital on acute care utilization: a pragmatic quasi-experimental study", Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy., mar, 2022. Vol. 17(1) Springer Science and Business Media LLC.
Rosychuk RJ, Chen A, McRae A, McLane P, Ospina MB and Stang AS (2022), "Characteristics of Pediatric Frequent Users of Emergency Departments in Alberta and Ontario.", Pediatric emergency care., March, 2022. Vol. 38, pp. 108-114.
Garcia-Jorda D, Fabreau GE, Li QKW, Polachek A, Milaney K, McLane P and McBrien KA (2022), "Being a member of a novel transitional case management team for patients with unstable housing: an ethnographic study.", BMC health services research., February, 2022. Vol. 22, pp. 232.
Franc JM, Kirkland SW, Wisnesky UD, Campbell S and Rowe BH (2022), "METASTART: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of the Diagnostic Accuracy of the Simple Triage and Rapid Treatment (START) Algorithm for Disaster Triage.", Prehospital and disaster medicine., February, 2022. Vol. 37, pp. 106-116.
McRae AD, Rowe BH, Usman I, Lang ES, Innes GD, Schull MJ and Rosychuk R (2022), "A comparative evaluation of the strengths of association between different emergency department crowding metrics and repeat visits within 72 hours.", CJEM., January, 2022. Vol. 24, pp. 27-34.
Rowe BH, Yang EH, Gaudet LA, Eliyahu L, Junqueira DR, Beach J, Mrazik M, Cummings G and Voaklander D (2022), "Sex-based differences in outcomes for adult patients presenting to the emergency department with a concussion.", Journal of neurosurgery., January, 2022. Vol. 136, pp. 264-273.
McLane P, Barnabe C, Mackey L, Bill L, Rittenbach K, Holroyd BR, Bird A, Healy B, Janvier K, Louis E and Rosychuk RJ (2022), "First Nations status and emergency department triage scores in Alberta: a retrospective cohort study.", CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l'Association medicale canadienne., January, 2022. Vol. 194, pp. E37-E45.
Hohl CM, Rosychuk RJ, Archambault PM, O'Sullivan F, Leeies M, Mercier É, Clark G, Innes GD, Brooks SC, Hayward J, Ho V, Jelic T, Welsford M, Sivilotti ML, Morrison LJ and Perry JJ (2022), "The CCEDRRN COVID-19 Mortality Score to predict death among nonpalliative patients with COVID-19 presenting to emergency departments: a derivation and validation study", CMAJ Open., jan, 2022. Vol. 10(1), pp. E90-E99. CMA Impact Inc..
Munene A, Alaazi D, Mathew J, McLane P, Cummings G and Holroyd-Leduc J (2022), "Impact of community paramedic interventions on transfers from long term care to emergency departments: results of a systematic review.", CJEM., January, 2022. Vol. 24, pp. 101-102.
Schonnop R, Woods R and Ellis B (2022), "Delirium in older adults, if you think it's the urine, think again", Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine., jan, 2022. Vol. 24(1), pp. 5-6. Springer Science and Business Media LLC.