Emergency Medicine

Publications and Presentations

Peer Reviewed Publications

  • 2004

    Kim N, Rowe BH, Raymond G, Jen H, Colman I, Jackson SA, Siminoski KG, Chahal AM, Folk D, Majumdar SR. Underreporting of vertebral fractures on routine chest radiography. AJR. 2004; 182:297-300.

    Colman I, Dryden DM, Thompson AH, Chahal AM, Borden K, Rowe BH, Voaklander DC. Utilization of the emergency department after self-inflicted injury. Acad Emerg Med. 2004; 11:136-42.

    Colman I, Rothney A, Wright S, Zilkalns B, Rowe BH. Use of narcotic analgesics in the emergency department treatment of migraine headache. Neurology. 2004; 62:1695-1700.

    Djogovic D, et al. Care of flexible bronchoscopes. Chest. 2004; 126:658.

    Berdusco ET, Steiner IP. Acute bacterial endocarditis in intravenous drug user: Case presentation and review. IJEM. 2004; 4:20-24.

    Felberg J, Lefebvre DC, Lam M, Wang Y, Ng DH, Birkenhead D, Cross JL, Johnson P. Subdomain X of the kinase domain of Lck binds CD45 and facilitates dephosphorylation. J Biol Chem. 2004; 279(5):3455-62.

    Lam NT, Lewis JT, Cheung AT, Luk CT, Tse J, Wang J, Bryer-Ash M, Kolls JK, Kieffer TJ. Leptin increases hepatic insulin sensitivity and PTP-1B expression. J Mol Endocrinol. 2004; 18(6):1333-1345.

    Lam NT, Cheung AT, Riedel MJ, Light PE, Cheeseman CI, Kieffer TJ. Leptin reduces glucose transport and cellular ATP levels in INS-1 beta-cells. J Mol Endocrinol. 2004; 32:415-424.

  • 2005

    Lucyk S, Taha H, Yamamoto H, Miskolzie M, Kotovych G. NMR conformational analysis of proadrenomedullin n-terminal 20 peptide, a proangiogenic factor involved in tumor growth, Biopolymers. 2005; 81(4):295-308.

    Lucyk S, Miskolzie M, Kotovych G. NMR Conformation analyses on (des-bromo) neuropeptide B [1-23] and neuropeptide W [1-23]: The importance of a-helices, a cation-Pi interaction and a B-turn, J Biomol Struct Dyn. 2005; 23(1):77-90.

    Anzarut A., Chen MM, Shankowsky HA, Tredget EE. Quality of life and outcome predictors following massive burn injury. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2005; Vol 116(3):791-797.

    Wong KK, Barker AP, Warren AE. Pediatricians' validation of learning objectives in pediatric cardiology. Pediatrics and Child Health. 2005; 10(2):95-99.

    Laubner K, Kieffer TJ, Lam NT, Jakob F, Seufert J. Inhibition of preproinsulin gene expression by leptin induction of suppressor of cytokine signaling 3 (SOCS3) in pancreatic beta-cells. Diabetes. 2005; 54(12):3410-3417.

    O'Donnell S, Noseworthy MD, Levine B, Dennis M. Cortical thickness of the frontopolar area in typically developing children and adolescents. NeuroImage. 2005; 24(4):948-954.

    Sibley AK, Tallon JM, Day A, Ackroyd-Stolarz S. Occupational injuries and stressors among Canadian air medical healthcare professionals in rotor-wing programs. Air Medical Journal. 2005; 24(6):252-257.

    Conway B, Grebely J, Tossonian H, Lefebvre D, de Vlaming S. Asystematic approach to the treatment of HIV and hepatitis C virus infection in the inner city: a Canadian perspective. Clin Infect Dis. 2005; 41 Suppl 1:S73-8.

    Majumdar SR, Kim N, Colman I, Chahal AM, Raymond G, Jen H, Siminoski KG, Hanley DA, Rowe BH. Incidental vertebral fractures discovered with chest radiography in the emergency department: prevalence, recognition, and osteoporosis management in a cohort of elderly patients. Arch Intern Med 2005; 165:905-909.

    Inwood MJ, Ahmad J. Development of instructional, interactive, multimedia anatomy dissection software: A student-led initiative. Clin Anat. 2005; 18:613-617.

  • 2006

    Stingl J, Eirew P, Ricketson I, Shackleton M, Vaillant F, Choi H Li, Eaves C. Purification and unique properties of mammary epithelial stem cells. Nature. 2006; 439:993-997.

    Lam NT, Covey SD, Lewis JT, Oosman S, Webber T, Hsu EC, Cheung AT, Kieffer TJ. Leptin resistance following over-expression of protein tyrosine phosphatase 1B in liver. J Mol Endocrinol. 2006; 36(1):163-174.

  • 2007

    Sibley AK, Sibley DS. Total infection. Recognizing and treating sepsis in the field. JEMS. 2007; 32(2):64-66, 68-71.

  • 2008

    Choi D. "Emergency Ultrasound: A Stethoscope Extension?" CJEM, Nov. 2008, 10(6), pp. 579-580

    Hsi G, Cullen LM, Macintyre G, Chen MM, Glerum DM, Cox DW. Sequence variation in the ATP-binding domain of the wilson disease transporter, ATP7B, affects copper transport in a yeast model system. Hum Mutat. 2008; 29(4):491-501.

    Oosman SN, Lam AW, Harb G, Unniappan S, Lam NT, Webber T, Bruch D, Zhang QX, Korbutt GS, Kieffer TJ. Treatment of obesity and diabetes in mice by transplant of gut cells engineered to produce leptin. Mol Ther. 2008; 16(6):1138-1145.

    Lee R, Woods R, Holroyd BR, Bullard M, Rowe BH. Consultations in emergency medicine: A systematic review of existing evidence. Emerg Med J. 2008; 25(1):4-9.

    Woods RA, Lee R, Ospina M, Lari H, Bullard MJ, Blitz S, Rowe BH. Consultation outcomes in the emergency department: Exploring rates and complexity. Can J Emerg Med. 2008; 10:25-31.

    Rowe BH, Chahal AM, Spooner CH, Blitz S, Senthilselvan A, Wilson D, Holroyd BR, Bullard M. Increasing the use of anti-inflammatory agents in acute asthma in the emergency department: Experience with an asthma care map. Can Respir J. 2008; 15(1):20-26.

  • 2009

    Hohl C, Abu-Laban R, Zed P, Brubacher J, Tsai G, Kretz P, Nemethy K, Purssell R. Patient-reported adverse drug related events to emergency department discharge prescriptions. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine 2009: accepted for publication, issue pending.

    Hohl C, Zed P, Brubacher J, Tsai G, Kretz P, Nemethy K, Bjilsma J, Purssell R. Adherence to emergency department discharge prescriptions. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine 2009: 11(2): 131-138.

    Harwood R, Weber BJ, & Zamora, JE – Improving tracheal intubation technique for novices: a standardized assessment of laryngoscope manipulation by experienced laryngoscopists (Manuscript in preparation)


Presentations

  • 2003

    O'Donnell SE, Noseworthy MD, Levine B, Blaser S, Brandt ME, Dennis M. Cortical thickness of the frontopolar area in typically developing children and adolescents. European Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine and Biology. Abstract Poster Presentation, Rotterdam 2003.

    O'Donnell SE, Noseworthy MD, Levine B, Blaser S, Brandt ME, Dennis M. Cortical thickness of the frontopolar area in typically developing children and adolescents. University of Toronto Program in Neuroscience. Abstract Poster Presentation, Toronto 2003.

  • 2004

    Rowe BH, Chahal A, Spooner C, Blitz S, Senthilselvan A, Wilson D, Holroyd BR, Bullard M. Increasing the use of anti-inflammatory agents for acute asthma in the emergency department: Experience with an asthma care map. Can J Emerg Med. 2004; 6:197.

    Choi D, Bullard MJ, Holroyd BR, Meurer D, Rowe BH. The impact of a clinical practice guideline on the management of cellulitis in the emergency department. Can J Emerg Med. 2004; 6:197.

    Rothney A, Colman I, Wright SC, Zilkalns B, Rowe BH. Overuse of narcotic analgesics in the ED treatment of acute migraine headache. Can J Emerg Med. 2004; 6:198-9.

    Bullard MJ, Choi D, Holroyd BR, Meurer D, Rowe BH. The effect of an electronic clinical practice guideline on the management of acute otitis media in the emergency department. Can J Emerg Med. 2004; 6:204.

    Colman I, Rothney A, Wright SC, Zilkalns B, Rowe BH. Overuse of opioid analgesics in the treatment of acute migraine headache. Acad Emerg Med. 2004; 11:541.

    Macgougan C, Tourigny P. CAEP 2004 Montreal: Resident Section Awards. Can J Emerg Med. 2004; Sep;6(5):367.

    Rothney A, Colman I, Wright SC, Zilkalns B, Rowe BH. Overuse of narcotic analgesics in the ED treatment of acute migraine headache. Can J Emerg Med. 2004; 6:198-99.

    Parks P, Singleton B, Lund A. Distance learning in emergency medicine: lessons learned in the creation and Implementation of an online disaster medicine curriculum. Can J Emerg Med. 2004; 6:209.

  • 2005

    Chahal AM, McLaren A, Brink B, Crickmer S, Mohr B, Oldring B, Rowe BH. Delivery of analgesics in the pre-hospital sporting environment. Can J Emerg Med. 2005; 7:209.

    Norum JN, Blitz S, Rowe BH. A comparison of patterns of practice of gut decontamination by emergency physicians following toxic ingestion. Can J Emerg Med 2005; 7:210.

    Sibley A. CAEP 2005 Edmonton: Resident Awards. Can J Emerg Med. 2005 Nov; 7(6):430.

    Sibley AK, Tallon JM, Day A, Ackroyd-Stolarz S. Occupational injuries and stressors among Canadian air medical health care professionals in rotor-wing programs. Can J Emerg Med. 2005; 7:205.

  • 2006

    MacGougan CK, Blitz S, Bullard MJ. Emergency medicine residents' and physicians' attitudes towards a mentor-observer program: A novel approach to Can-MEDs competencies. Can J Emerg Med. 2006; 8:225.

    Woods R, Lee R, Lari H, Bullard M, Blitz S, Rowe BH. Consultations in the emergency department:Â exploring rates and complexity. Can J Emerg Med. 2006; 8:204.

    Woods R, Blitz S, Lee R, Lari H, Bullard M, Rowe B. The influence of emergency department consultations on patient flow. Can J Emerg Med. 2006; 8:204.

    Lee R, Woods R, Blitz S, Bullard M, Holroyd BR, Rowe BH. Consultation outcomes in the emergency department: A systematic review. Can J Emerg Med. 2006; 8:206.

  • 2007

    Ma W, Jarvis AD, Goldman RD. Pediatric Canadian triage and acuity scale as a predictor for outcome and resource utilization. Can J Emerg Med. 2007; 9(3):210-211.

    Dyke L, Turner T and MacDonald S. Splint vs Cast. Management of Toddlers FracturesPresented at Dept of Pediatrics Research Day 2007

    Hohl C, Zed P, Brubacher J, Tsai G, Kretz P, Nemethy K, Bjilsma J, Purssell R. Patient reported adverse drug-related events following discharge from the emergency department. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine 2007: 9(3): 193-194. (abstract)

    Hohl C, Zed P, Brubacher J, Tsai G, Kretz P, Nemethy K, Bjilsma J, Purssell R. Nonadherence with emergency department discharge prescriptions. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine 2007: 9(3): 209-210. (abstract)

    Hohl C, Zed P, Brubacher J, Tsai G, Kretz P, Nemethy K, Bjilsma J, Purssell R. Validity of patient reported prescription filling as an outcome in emergency medicine research. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine 2007: 9(3): 213-214. (abstract)

  • 2009

    Harwood R, Weber BJ, & Zamora, JE - Improving tracheal intubation technique for novices: a standardized assessment of laryngoscope manipulation by experienced laryngoscopists. Canadian Anesthesiologists'Society 2009.

    Mithani S, McLeod S and Sedran R. "Imaging modalities used in the diagnosis of diverticulitis in the adult emergency department." (Poster at CAEP 2009)