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Ethical Issues in Pragmatic Cluster-Randomized Trials in Dialysis Facilities.

Am J Kidney Dis 2019 Nov 19;74(5):659-666. Epub 2019 Jun 19.

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto; Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton; Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Western University, London, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.ajkd.2019.04.019DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6815240PMC
November 2019

The Frequency of Routine Blood Sampling and Patient Outcomes Among Maintenance Hemodialysis Recipients.

Am J Kidney Dis 2019 Nov 12. Epub 2019 Nov 12.

Division of Nephrology, St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; ICES, London, Ontario, Canada; Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.ajkd.2019.08.016DOI Listing
November 2019

The Association of Fenofibrate with Kidney Tubular Injury in a Subgroup of Participants in the ACCORD Trial.

Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2019 Oct 13;14(10):1521-1523. Epub 2019 Aug 13.

Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York;

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2215/CJN.00370119DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6777587PMC
October 2019

Identifying Ontario geographic regions to assess adults who present to hospital with laboratory-defined conditions: a descriptive study.

CMAJ Open 2019 Oct-Dec;7(4):E624-E629. Epub 2019 Oct 22.

Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics (Iskander, Nash, Muanda, Garg) and Medicine (Weir), Western University, London, Ont.; ICES (McArthur, Nash, Gandhi-Banga, Weir, Muanda, Garg); Epidemiology and Benefit-Risk Evaluation (Gandhi-Banga), Sanofi Pasteur, Toronto, Ont.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.9778/cmajo.20190065DOI Listing
October 2019

Preoperative Vitamin D Concentration and Cardiac, Renal, and Infectious Morbidity after Noncardiac Surgery.

Anesthesiology 2019 Oct 21. Epub 2019 Oct 21.

From the Department of Outcomes Research (A.T., A.S.A., C.H., P.S., K.M., A.K., K.R., D.I.S.) Department of General Anesthesiology (A.T., K.M., A.K., K.R.) Anesthesiology Institute, and the Department of Quantitative Health Sciences (A.S.A.) Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio the Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact (P.J.D., E.D.) the Department of Medicine (A.P., M.T.), McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada the Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton, Canada (P.J.D., E.D.) Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, United Kingdom (R.P.) the Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China (M.T.V.C., W.K.K.W.) the Department of Surgery, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada (S.S.) the Department of Medicine, Western University, London, Canada (A.X.G.) the Department of Cardiology, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, United Kingdom (R.S.).

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October 2019

Uptake of Colorectal Cancer Screening by Physicians is Associated With Greater Uptake by Their Patients.

Gastroenterology 2019 Oct 31. Epub 2019 Oct 31.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University, London, ON, Canada; Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, ON, Canada; Department of Medicine, Western University, London, ON, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2019.10.027DOI Listing
October 2019

Alpha-Blocker Use and the Risk of Hypotension and Hypotension-Related Clinical Events in Women of Advanced Age.

Hypertension 2019 09 22;74(3):645-651. Epub 2019 Jul 22.

From the Division of Nephrology, The Ottawa Hospital (S.H., M.R., G.L.H., K.B., C.E., A.B., P.M., B.M., E.R., M.M.S.), University of Ottawa, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.119.13289DOI Listing
September 2019

The association of beta-blocker use with mortality in elderly patients with congestive heart failure and advanced chronic kidney disease.

Nephrol Dial Transplant 2019 Sep 8. Epub 2019 Sep 8.

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ndt/gfz167DOI Listing
September 2019

Risk of rhabdomyolysis with donepezil compared with rivastigmine or galantamine: a population-based cohort study.

CMAJ 2019 Sep;191(37):E1018-E1024

Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (Fleet), McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont.; ICES (Fleet, McArthur, Weir, Garg); Divisions of Nephrology (Patel, Weir, Garg) and Geriatrics (Montero-Odasso), Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology & Biostatistics (Montero-Odasso, Garg), Western University, London, Ont.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.190337DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6751039PMC
September 2019

Can Split Renal Volume Assessment by Computed Tomography Replace Nuclear Split Renal Function in Living Kidney Donor Evaluations? A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

Can J Kidney Health Dis 2019 19;6:2054358119875459. Epub 2019 Sep 19.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University, London, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2054358119875459DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6753513PMC
September 2019

Benefits and Harms of Oral Anticoagulant Therapy in Chronic Kidney Disease: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.

Ann Intern Med 2019 Aug 16;171(3):181-189. Epub 2019 Jul 16.

The George Institute for Global Health, UNSW Medicine, and St. George Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (J.T.H., L.P.C., S.V.B.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7326/M19-0087DOI Listing
August 2019

Mortality in Incident Maintenance Dialysis Patients Versus Incident Solid Organ Cancer Patients: A Population-Based Cohort.

Am J Kidney Dis 2019 Jun 6;73(6):765-776. Epub 2019 Feb 6.

Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa and The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; Kidney Research Centre and Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.ajkd.2018.12.011DOI Listing
June 2019

A Correlation Between Annual Rates of Overdose Mortality and Deceased Organ Donation in Canada.

Prog Transplant 2019 06 7;29(2):198-199. Epub 2019 Mar 7.

1 British Columbia Centre on Substance Use, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1526924819835836DOI Listing
June 2019

Are Urinary Biomarkers Better Than Acute Kidney Injury Duration for Predicting Readmission?

Ann Thorac Surg 2019 Jun 14;107(6):1699-1705. Epub 2019 Mar 14.

Division of Nephrology, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.02.005DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6743318PMC
June 2019

WITHDRAWN: Death and Recovery of Kidney Function Among Patients Continued on Dialysis After Discharge From Hospital Stays Complicated by Acute Kidney Injury: A Cohort Study.

Am J Kidney Dis 2019 Jun 17. Epub 2019 Jun 17.

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto; Department of Medicine and Epidemiology & Community Medicine, University of Ottawa; Department of Medicine, The Ottawa Hospital and University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.ajkd.2019.03.429DOI Listing
June 2019

Nonreimbursed Costs Incurred by Living Kidney Donors: A Case Study From Ontario, Canada.

Transplantation 2019 Jun;103(6):e164-e171

Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, London Health Sciences Centre, Western University, London, ON, Canada.

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June 2019

Untargeted metabolomics reveals N, N, N-trimethyl-L-alanyl-L-proline betaine (TMAP) as a novel biomarker of kidney function.

Sci Rep 2019 May 2;9(1):6831. Epub 2019 May 2.

Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, The University of Western Ontario, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-42992-3DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6497643PMC
May 2019

Timing of Fistula Creation and the Probability of Catheter-Free Use: A Cohort Study.

Can J Kidney Health Dis 2019 7;6:2054358119843139. Epub 2019 May 7.

Department of Medicine, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, AB, Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6506926PMC
May 2019

Bioavailability of oral curcumin.

CMAJ 2019 Apr;191(15):E428

Assistant professor, Departments of Medicine and of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University, London, Ont.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.71719DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6464885PMC
April 2019

The Health and Health Care of Adults With Type 1 And 2 Diabetes Across the Spectrum of Estimated Glomerular Filtration Rates.

Can J Diabetes 2019 Mar 21;43(2):105-114.e4. Epub 2018 Jun 21.

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Ontario, Canada; Arthur Labatt Family School of Nursing, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcjd.2018.06.005DOI Listing
March 2019

Non-reimbursed costs incurred by living kidney donors: A case study from Ontario, Canada.

Transplantation 2019 Mar 1. Epub 2019 Mar 1.

Western University, Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, London Health Sciences Centre, 800 Commissioners Road East, London, ON, N6A 5C1, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TP.0000000000002685DOI Listing
March 2019

Effect of methylprednisolone on acute kidney injury in patients undergoing cardiac surgery with a cardiopulmonary bypass pump: a randomized controlled trial.

CMAJ 2019 03;191(9):E247-E256

Division of Nephrology (Garg, Cuerden, Sontrop), Department of Medicine, London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ont.; Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care (Chan), The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China; Departments of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact, and Medicine (Devereaux, Walsh), McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont.; Tehran Heart Center (Abbasi), Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran; Division of Nephrology (Hildebrand), Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta.; Département de médecine (Lamontagne), Faculté de médecine et des sciences de la santé, Université de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Que.; Department of Surgery (Lamy) McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont.; Department of Cardiac Surgery (Noiseux), Université de Montréal, Montréal, Que.; Division of Nephrology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine (Parikh), Baltimore, Md.; The George Institute for Global Health (Perkovic), Sydney, Australia; Division of Cardiac Surgery (Quantz), London Health Sciences Centre, University Hospital, London, Ont.; Montreal Heart Institute (Rochon), Université de Montréal, Montréal, Que.; Department of Surgery (Royse), University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia; Department of Outcomes Research (Sessler), Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio; Department of Cardiac Surgery (Shah), Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Australia; Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery (Tagarakis), Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece; Division of Cardiac Surgery (Teoh), Southlake Regional Health Centre, Newmarket, Ont.; Population Health Research Institute (Vincent, Whitlock), Hamilton, Ont.; Department of Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology (Yared), Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio; Division of Cardiology (Yusuf), Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont.

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http://www.cmaj.ca/lookup/doi/10.1503/cmaj.181644
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.181644DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6400656PMC
March 2019

Outcomes Following Macrolide Use in Kidney Transplant Recipients.

Can J Kidney Health Dis 2019 21;6:2054358119830706. Epub 2019 Feb 21.

Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2054358119830706DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6385328PMC
February 2019

Importance of Completing Hybrid Cardiac Rehabilitation for Long-Term Outcomes: A Real-World Evaluation.

J Clin Med 2019 Feb 28;8(3). Epub 2019 Feb 28.

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, London, Ontario, ON N6A 5W9, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/jcm8030290DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6462989PMC
February 2019

Outcomes of the First and Second Hemodialysis Fistula: A Cohort Study.

Am J Kidney Dis 2019 Jan 16;73(1):62-71. Epub 2018 Aug 16.

Department of Medicine, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada; Department of Community Health Sciences, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.ajkd.2018.06.007DOI Listing
January 2019

Population-Based Study of Risk of AKI with Levetiracetam.

Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2019 01 11;14(1):17-26. Epub 2018 Dec 11.

Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, and Departments of

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2215/CJN.07490618DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6364531PMC
January 2019

Serum Creatinine Levels Before, During, and After Pregnancy.

JAMA 2019 01;321(2):205-207

Department of Medicine, St Michael's Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2018.17948DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6439761PMC
January 2019

The risk of infective endocarditis among people who inject drugs: a retrospective, population-based time series analysis.

CMAJ 2019 01;191(4):E93-E99

ICES (Weir, Slater, Jandoc, Garg); Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics (Weir, Garg) and Family Medicine (Koivu), and Divisions of Nephrology (Weir, Garg) and Infectious Diseases (Silverman), Department of Medicine, Western University, London, Ont.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.180694DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6342696PMC
January 2019

Direct and indirect costs incurred by Australian living kidney donors.

Nephrology (Carlton) 2018 Dec;23(12):1145-1151

Medical School, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Western, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nep.13205DOI Listing
December 2018

Secular trends in the incidence and timing of surgical intervention for congenital undescended testis and surgically treated hypospadias in Ontario, Canada between 1997 and 2007.

J Pediatr Urol 2018 12 24;14(6):552.e1-552.e7. Epub 2018 Jul 24.

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, London, Ontario, Canada; Arthur Labatt Family School of Nursing, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada; Lawson Health Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada; Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada; Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpurol.2018.07.003DOI Listing
December 2018

Helping More Patients Receive a Living Donor Kidney Transplant.

Authors:
Amit X Garg

Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2018 12 6;13(12):1918-1923. Epub 2018 Aug 6.

Department of Medicine, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2215/CJN.00760118DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6302338PMC
December 2018

Hospital case volume and clinical outcomes in critically ill patients with acute kidney injury treated with dialysis.

J Crit Care 2018 12 5;48:276-282. Epub 2018 Sep 5.

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, ON, Canada; Division of Nephrology, St. Michael's Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada; Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcrc.2018.08.024DOI Listing
December 2018

Primary care provider perceptions of enablers and barriers to following guideline-recommended laboratory tests to confirm chronic kidney disease: a qualitative descriptive study.

BMC Fam Pract 2018 12 10;19(1):192. Epub 2018 Dec 10.

Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12875-018-0879-2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6287355PMC
December 2018

The Association of Kidney Function and Albuminuria With the Risk and Outcomes of Syncope: A Population-Based Cohort Study.

Can J Cardiol 2018 12 28;34(12):1631-1640. Epub 2018 Aug 28.

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Division of Nephrology, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada; Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2018.08.033DOI Listing
December 2018

Micro-Particle Curcumin for the Treatment of Chronic Kidney Disease-1: Study Protocol for a Multicenter Clinical Trial.

Can J Kidney Health Dis 2018 5;5:2054358118813088. Epub 2018 Dec 5.

Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Western University, London, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2054358118813088DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6299333PMC
December 2018

Validity of administrative database code algorithms to identify vascular access placement, surgical revisions, and secondary patency.

J Vasc Access 2018 Nov 12;19(6):561-568. Epub 2018 Mar 12.

2 Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1129729818762008DOI Listing
November 2018

Potential implications of a more timely living kidney donor evaluation.

Am J Transplant 2018 11 17;18(11):2719-2729. Epub 2018 Apr 17.

Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, Western University, London, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajt.14732DOI Listing
November 2018

Patient and caregiver involvement in a multicentre clustered hemodialysis trial.

CMAJ 2018 11;190(Suppl):S32-S33

London Health Sciences Centre (Ward, Garg); patientcaregiver partner (Getchell), London Health Sciences Centre; Departments of Medicine, and Epidemiology and Biostatistics (Garg), Western University, London, Ont.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.180403DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6472463PMC
November 2018

Blood Lithium Monitoring Practices in a Population-Based Sample of Older Adults.

J Clin Psychiatry 2018 11 20;79(6). Epub 2018 Nov 20.

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, London, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4088/JCP.17m12095DOI Listing
November 2018

Duration of Living Kidney Transplant Donor Evaluations: Findings From 2 Multicenter Cohort Studies.

Am J Kidney Dis 2018 10 24;72(4):483-498. Epub 2018 Mar 24.

Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada; London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ontario, Canada; Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Ontario, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.ajkd.2018.01.036DOI Listing
October 2018

Comparing Five Comorbidity Indices to Predict Mortality in Chronic Kidney Disease: A Retrospective Cohort Study.

Can J Kidney Health Dis 2018 15;5:2054358118805418. Epub 2018 Oct 15.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University, London, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2054358118805418DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6195002PMC
October 2018

Oral curcumin in elective abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: a multicentre randomized controlled trial.

CMAJ 2018 10;190(43):E1273-E1280

Departments of Medicine (Garg, McArthur, Moist, Schumann, Thiessen-Philbrook, Weir), of Epidemiology and Bio-statistics (Garg, Dubois, Moist, Weir) and of Surgery (Dubois), Western University, London, Ont.; Departments of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact (Devereaux, Walsh), of Medicine (Devereaux, Walsh) and of Surgery (Iyer), McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont.; Departments of Surgery (Hill) and of Medicine (Sood, Hiremath), University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ont.; Department of Experimental Therapeutics, Cancer Medicine and Immunology (Aggarwal), The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Tex.; Department of Surgery (Guzman), University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Man.; Department of Medicine (James), University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta.; Faculté de médecine (Ouellet), Université de Montréal, Montréal, Que.; Program of Applied Translational Research, Department of Medicine (Parikh), and Section of Nephrology (Parikh), Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn.; Department of Anesthesia (Sharan), Laurentian University, Sudbury, Ont.; Department of Medicine (Tobe, Wald), University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont.; Department of Medicine (Pannu), University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.180510DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6205831PMC
October 2018

The Efficiency of Evaluating Candidates for Living Kidney Donation: A Scoping Review.

Transplant Direct 2018 Oct 20;4(10):e394. Epub 2018 Sep 20.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TXD.0000000000000833DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6233672PMC
October 2018

Exploring Spatial Variation in Registration for Deceased Organ Donation in Ontario, Canada.

Healthc Q 2018 Oct;21(3):57-63

An epidemiologist and scientist at ICES Western.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.12927/hcq.2018.25699DOI Listing
October 2018

Healthcare Costs for the Evaluation, Surgery, and Follow-Up Care of Living Kidney Donors.

Transplantation 2018 08;102(8):1367-1374

Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TP.0000000000002222DOI Listing
August 2018

Core Assessment of Predonation Kidney Function: Clarification of the 2017 KDIGO Living Donor Guideline.

Am J Kidney Dis 2018 07 16;72(1):154-155. Epub 2018 Apr 16.

Western University, London, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.ajkd.2018.01.059DOI Listing
July 2018

ESRD among Immigrants to Ontario, Canada: A Population-Based Study.

J Am Soc Nephrol 2018 07 2;29(7):1948-1959. Epub 2018 May 2.

Division of Nephrology, St. Michael's Hospital and the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1681/ASN.2017101055DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6050933PMC
July 2018

Thiazide Diuretic Dose and Risk of Kidney Stones in Older Adults: A Retrospective Cohort Study.

Can J Kidney Health Dis 2018 15;5:2054358118787480. Epub 2018 Jul 15.

Departments of Medicine and Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, AB, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2054358118787480DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6048667PMC
July 2018

Immigration, region of origin, and the epidemiology of venous thromboembolism: A population-based study.

Res Pract Thromb Haemost 2018 Jul 27;2(3):469-480. Epub 2018 May 27.

Department of Medicine St. Michael's Hospital University of Toronto Toronto ON Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/rth2.12113DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6046583PMC
July 2018

Home Palliative Service Utilization and Care Trajectory Among Ontario Residents Dying on Chronic Dialysis.

Can J Kidney Health Dis 2018 24;5:2054358118783761. Epub 2018 Jul 24.

Division of Nephrology and Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada.

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July 2018

Follow-up Care of Living Kidney Donors in Alberta, Canada.

Can J Kidney Health Dis 2018 26;5:2054358118789366. Epub 2018 Jul 26.

Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Western University, London, ON, Canada.

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July 2018

Is the Kidney Donor Risk Index a Useful Tool in Non-US Patients?

Can J Kidney Health Dis 2018 27;5:2054358118791148. Epub 2018 Jul 27.

Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, ON, Canada.

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July 2018

Identification of Patients Expected to Benefit from Electronic Alerts for Acute Kidney Injury.

Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2018 06 29;13(6):842-849. Epub 2018 Mar 29.

Program of Applied Translational Research, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut;

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June 2018

Trends in Early Hospital Readmission After Kidney Transplantation, 2002 to 2014: A Population-Based Multicenter Cohort Study.

Transplantation 2018 04;102(4):e171-e179

Division of Nephrology, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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April 2018

Genotype and Renal Function of Black Living Donors.

J Am Soc Nephrol 2018 04 16;29(4):1309-1316. Epub 2018 Jan 16.

Kidney Disease Branch of National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland.

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April 2018

Validation of Living Donor Nephrectomy Codes.

Can J Kidney Health Dis 2018 9;5:2054358118760833. Epub 2018 Apr 9.

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Ontario, Canada.

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April 2018

Health care costs for the evaluation, surgery, and follow-up care of living kidney donors.

Transplantation 2018 Apr 19. Epub 2018 Apr 19.

Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada.

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April 2018

Comparison of Patient Survival Between Hemodialysis and Peritoneal Dialysis Among Patients Eligible for Both Modalities.

Am J Kidney Dis 2018 03 22;71(3):344-351. Epub 2017 Nov 22.

Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada; Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

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March 2018

Causes of Death after a Hospitalization with AKI.

J Am Soc Nephrol 2018 03 14;29(3):1001-1010. Epub 2017 Dec 14.

Division of Nephrology, St. Michael's Hospital.

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March 2018

Risk of rhabdomyolysis from 5-α reductase inhibitors.

Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 2018 03 25;27(3):351-355. Epub 2018 Jan 25.

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, London, ON, Canada.

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March 2018

Cost-Effectiveness of First-Line Sevelamer and Lanthanum versus Calcium-Based Binders for Hyperphosphatemia of Chronic Kidney Disease.

Value Health 2018 03 18;21(3):318-325. Epub 2017 Oct 18.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada.

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March 2018

A Province-wide, Cross-sectional Study of Demographics and Medication Use of Patients in Hemodialysis Units Across Ontario.

Can J Kidney Health Dis 2018 13;5:2054358118760832. Epub 2018 Mar 13.

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, London, Ontario, Canada.

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March 2018

Incident Atrial Fibrillation and the Risk of Congestive Heart Failure, Myocardial Infarction, End-Stage Kidney Disease, and Mortality Among Patients With a Decreased Estimated GFR.

Am J Kidney Dis 2018 02 16;71(2):191-199. Epub 2017 Nov 16.

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Ontario, Canada; Division of Nephrology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada; Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Canada. Electronic address:

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February 2018

Development of biomarker combinations for postoperative acute kidney injury via Bayesian model selection in a multicenter cohort study.

Biomark Res 2018 12;6. Epub 2018 Jan 12.

2Program of Applied Translational Research, Yale University School of Medicine and VA Medical Center, 60 Temple Street, Suite 6C, New Haven, CT 06510 USA.

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January 2018

Group analysis identifies differentially elevated biomarkers with distinct outcomes for advanced acute kidney injury in cardiac surgery.

Biomark Med 2017 Dec 27;11(12):1091-1102. Epub 2017 Nov 27.

Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA.

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December 2017

Impact of Injectable Furosemide Hospital Shortage on Congestive Heart Failure Outcomes: A Time Series Analysis.

Can J Cardiol 2017 11 12;33(11):1498-1504. Epub 2017 Sep 12.

Division of Nephrology, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada; Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (ICES), Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada. Electronic address:

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November 2017