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The cost implication of primary prevention in the HOPE 3 trial.

Eur Heart J Qual Care Clin Outcomes 2019 Jul;5(3):266-271

Population Health Research Institute, DBCVSRI, 20 Copeland Avenue, Hamilton, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ehjqcco/qcz001DOI Listing
July 2019

Effects of blood pressure and lipid lowering on cognition: Results from the HOPE-3 study.

Neurology 2019 Mar 27;92(13):e1435-e1446. Epub 2019 Feb 27.

From the Population Health Research Institute (J.B., M. O., B.S., E.M.L., M.S., S.F.L., J.M.P., R.H., S.Y.) and Hamilton Health Sciences (J.B.), School of Rehabilitation Science, McMaster University, Ontario; Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie et Pneumologie de Québec (G.D.), Université Laval, Québec; Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute (L.A.L.), St. Michael's Hospital, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Research Board Clinical Research Facility (M.O.), Department of Medicine, NUI Galway, Ireland; Instituto Cardiovascular de Rosario (R.D.), Argentina; Diabetes Research Centre (K.K.), University of Leicester; Department of Cardiovascular Sciences and the National Institute for Health Research (W.D.T.), Leicester Cardiovascular Biomedical Research Unit, Glenfield Hospital, University of Leicester, UK; College of Medicine (A.D.), University of the Philippines, Manila, Philippines; Lady Davis Carmel Medical Center (B.S.L.), Ruth and Bruce Rappaport School of Medicine, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa; Dante Pazzanese Institute of Cardiology (A.A.), São Paulo, Brazil; Department of Medical Sciences (C.H.), Cardiology, Uppsala Clinical Research Center, Uppsala University, Sweden; Semmelweis University (M.K.), Budapest, Hungary; Monash University (C.R.), Melbourne, Victoria; School of Public Health (C.M.R.), Curtin University, Perth, Australia; and Hatter Institute for Cardiovascular Research in Africa (K.S.), Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, Soweto Cardiovascular Research Group, South Africa.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000007174DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6453765PMC
March 2019

Rivaroxaban for Stroke Prevention after Embolic Stroke of Undetermined Source.

N Engl J Med 2018 Jun 16;378(23):2191-2201. Epub 2018 May 16.

From the Departments of Medicine-Neurology (R.G.H., M.S., A.S.), Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact (S.I.B.), Pathology and Molecular Medicine (G. Pare), and Medicine-Cardiology (S.J.C.), Population Health Research Institute (B.S., P.S., E.T.), and the Thrombosis and Atherosclerosis Research Institute and McMaster University (J.I.W.), Hamilton, ON, the Vancouver Stroke Program, University of British Columbia, Vancouver (O.R.B.), and Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto (C.J.) - all in Canada; Bayer, Wuppertal (H.M.), Klinik für Neurologie, Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin (M.E.), and Bayer (B.K.), Berlin, and Bayer, Leverkusen (C.P.) - all in Germany; the Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia (S.E.K.), and Janssen Research and Development, Spring House (G. Peters) - both in Pennsylvania; Bayer U.S., Pharmaceuticals Clinical Development Thrombosis, Whippany, NJ (S.D.B.); Clínica Alemana de Santiago, Santiago, Chile (P.L.); the Department of Neurology and Stroke Center, Beijing Tiantan Hospital, Beijing (Yongjun Wang, Yilong Wang); Hospital Germans Trias i Pujol, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Barcelona (A.D.); Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University, Moscow (N.S.); International Clinical Research Center and Neurology Department, St. Anne's University Hospital, Brno, Czech Republic (R.M.); Centro Hospitalar e Universitário de Coimbra, Hospitais da Universidade de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal (L.C.); the Department of Clinical Sciences (Neurology), Lund University, and the Department of Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine, Skåne University Hospital, Lund (A.L.), and the Department of Clinical Neuroscience-Neurology, Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology, Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg (T.T.) - all in Sweden; Instituto Nacional de Neurología y Neurocirugía, Mexico City (A.A.); Hospital St. John of God, Sigmund Freud Private University, Medical Faculty, Vienna (W.L.); the 2nd Department of Neurology, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, and the Department of Pharmacology, Medical University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland (A.C.); the Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland (J.E.); Irmandade da Santa Casa de Misericórdia de São Paulo, São Paulo (R.J.G.); Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris, Bichat Hospital, Paris-Diderot, Sorbonne Paris Cité University, Paris (P.A.); Institute for Neurological Research-Fundación para la Lucha contra las Enfermedades Neurológicas de la Infancia, Buenos Aires (S.F.A.); the Department of Neurology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki (T.T.); Imperial College London, London (R.V.); Medical School, University of Western Australia, and Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Australia (G.J.H.); the Department of Human Neurosciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome (D.T.); the Department of Neurology, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary (D.B.); International University of Health and Welfare, Sanno Hospital and Sanno Medical Center, Tokyo (S.U.); the Department of Medicine, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece (G.N.); Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, South Korea (B.-W.Y.); the Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels (R.B.); the Department of Neurology, ZorgSaam Hospital, Terneuzen, the Netherlands (R.B.); Institute of Neuroscience and Psychology, University of Glasgow, Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Glasgow, United Kingdom (K.W.M.); Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem (N.B.); the Department of Neurology, Selcuk University, Konya, Turkey (S.O.); Health Research Board Clinical Research Facility, National University of Ireland, Galway (M.J.O.); Tiervlei Trial Centre and Head of Internal Medicine Karl Bremer Hospital, Bellville, South Africa (M.M.D.V.B.); and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston (W.F.P.).

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June 2018

Frequency and features of embolic stroke of undetermined source in young adults.

Eur Stroke J 2018 Jun 24;3(2):110-116. Epub 2018 Jan 24.

1Department of Medicine (Neurology), Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University, Hamilton Health Sciences, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2396987318755585DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6460410PMC
June 2018

Global Survey of the Frequency of Atrial Fibrillation-Associated Stroke: Embolic Stroke of Undetermined Source Global Registry.

Stroke 2016 09 9;47(9):2197-202. Epub 2016 Aug 9.

From the Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University, Hamilton Health Sciences, Ontario, Canada (K.S.P., J.B., B.S., M.G., S.J.C., R.G.H.); Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, University of Leuven, Belgium (T.V.); Bayer-Pharma AG, Wuppertal, Germany (H.M.); Instituto Nacional de Neurologia y Neurocirugia, Mexico D.F., Mexico (M.A.B.); University of Galway, Ireland (M.J.O.); Institute for Neurological Research, Fundacion para la Lucha contra las Enfermedades Neurologicas de la Infancia (FLENI), Buenos Aires, Argentina (M.G.-S.); School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Australia (G.J.H.); Department of Neurology, Seoul National University Hospital, Korea (B.-W.Y.); Medical City Hospital, Manila, Philippines (A.R.); Department of Neurology, Bichat Hospital, Paris, France (P.L.); Centro Hospitalar e Universitário de Coimbra, Portugal (J.S.-F.); Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University, Moscow, Russia (N.S.); Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel, Belgium (R.B.); Santa Casa de São Paulo, Medical School, Brazil (R.J.G.); Department of Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia (S.E.K.); Emergency Department Stroke Unit, Hospital Policlinico Umberto I, Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, 'Sapienza' University, Rome, Italy (A.P.); Department of Neurology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Germany (P.V.); Department of Neurology, Tokyo Women's Medical University, Japan (K.K.); Department of Neurology, Beijing Tiantan Hospital, Capital Medical University, China (Y.W.); Institute of Neuroscience & Psychology, University of Glasgow, Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, United Kingdom (K.M.); and Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, the Netherlands (J.M.C.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/STROKEAHA.116.013378DOI Listing
September 2016

The persistence of maternal vitamin D deficiency and insufficiency during pregnancy and lactation irrespective of season and supplementation.

Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 2016 May 11;84(5):680-6. Epub 2016 Feb 11.

Leadership Sinai Centre for Diabetes, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/cen.12989DOI Listing
May 2016

Postpartum microalbuminuria after gestational diabetes: the impact of current glucose tolerance status.

J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2015 Mar 5;100(3):1130-6. Epub 2015 Jan 5.

Leadership Sinai Centre for Diabetes (S.K., B.S., A.J.H., B.Z., R.R.), Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology (M.S.), and Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute (B.Z., R.R.), Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario M5T 3L9, Canada; Division of Endocrinology (A.J.H., P.W.C., B.Z., R.R.) and Department of Nutritional Sciences (A.J.H.), University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S, Canada; and Keenan Research Centre for Biomedical Science of St. Michael's Hospital (P.W.C.), Toronto, Ontario M5B 1W8, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1210/jc.2014-3814DOI Listing
March 2015

Vitamin D and parathyroid hormone status in pregnancy: effect on insulin sensitivity, β-cell function, and gestational diabetes mellitus.

J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2014 Dec;99(12):4506-13

Leadership Sinai Centre for Diabetes (C.K.K., B.S., A.J.H., B.Z., R.R.), Mt Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Canada M5T 3L9; Division of Endocrinology (C.K.K., A.J.H., P.W.C., B.Z., R.R.), Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada M5S 1A1; Department of Nutritional Sciences (A.J.H.), University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada M5S 1A1; Keenan Research Centre for Biomedical Science of St. Michael's Hospital (P.W.C.), Toronto, Canada M5B 1W8; Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology (M.S.), University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada M5T 3L9; and Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute (B.Z., R.R.), Mt Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Canada M5T 3L9.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1210/jc.2014-2341DOI Listing
December 2014

Each degree of glucose intolerance in pregnancy predicts distinct trajectories of β-cell function, insulin sensitivity, and glycemia in the first 3 years postpartum.

Diabetes Care 2014 Dec 17;37(12):3262-9. Epub 2014 Sep 17.

Leadership Sinai Centre for Diabetes, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Division of Endocrinology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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http://care.diabetesjournals.org/content/early/2014/09/12/dc
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http://dx.doi.org/10.2337/dc14-1529DOI Listing
December 2014

Liraglutide and the preservation of pancreatic β-cell function in early type 2 diabetes: the LIBRA trial.

Diabetes Care 2014 Dec 23;37(12):3270-8. Epub 2014 Sep 23.

Leadership Sinai Centre for Diabetes, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Division of Endocrinology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://care.diabetesjournals.org/lookup/doi/10.2337/dc14-089
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http://dx.doi.org/10.2337/dc14-0893DOI Listing
December 2014

Prediction of hypertension based on the genetic analysis of longitudinal phenotypes: a comparison of different modeling approaches for the binary trait of hypertension.

BMC Proc 2014 17;8(Suppl 1 Genetic Analysis Workshop 18Vanessa Olmo):S78. Epub 2014 Jun 17.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Western University, 1151 Richmond Street, London, Ontario, Canada N6A5C1.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1753-6561-8-S1-S78DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4143688PMC
December 2014

Prospective associations of vitamin D status with β-cell function, insulin sensitivity, and glycemia: the impact of parathyroid hormone status.

Diabetes 2014 Nov 29;63(11):3868-79. Epub 2014 May 29.

Leadership Sinai Centre for Diabetes, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Division of Endocrinology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2337/db14-0489DOI Listing
November 2014

Delivery by Caesarean section and infant cardiometabolic status at one year of age.

J Obstet Gynaecol Can 2014 Oct;36(10):864-869

Leadership Sinai Centre for Diabetes, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto ON; Division of Endocrinology, University of Toronto, Toronto ON; Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto ON.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1701-2163(15)30434-5DOI Listing
October 2014