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Systematic reviews of clinical practice guidelines: a methodological guide.

J Clin Epidemiol 2019 Apr 5;108:64-76. Epub 2018 Dec 5.

Cardiovascular Research Methods Centre, University of Ottawa Heart Institute, 40 Ruskin Street, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 4W7, Canada; School of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Ottawa, Alta Vista Campus, Room 101, 600 Peter Morand Crescent, Ottawa, Ontario K1G 5Z3, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jclinepi.2018.11.030DOI Listing
April 2019

Cost-effectiveness of cannabinoids for pediatric drug-resistant epilepsy: protocol for a systematic review of economic evaluations.

Syst Rev 2019 Mar 27;8(1):75. Epub 2019 Mar 27.

School of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Ottawa, 600 Peter Morand Crescent, Ottawa, K1G 5Z3, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13643-019-0990-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6436234PMC
March 2019

Cannabis-based products for pediatric epilepsy: A systematic review.

Epilepsia 2019 Jan 4;60(1):6-19. Epub 2018 Dec 4.

School of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/epi.14608
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/epi.14608DOI Listing
January 2019

Care plans for women pregnant using assisted reproductive technologies: a systematic review.

Reprod Health 2019 Jan 29;16(1). Epub 2019 Jan 29.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Queen's University, Kingston General Hospital, Kingston, Ontario, K7L 2V7, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12978-019-0667-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6352361PMC
January 2019

Cannabis for pediatric epilepsy: protocol for a living systematic review.

Syst Rev 2018 07 18;7(1):95. Epub 2018 Jul 18.

School of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Ottawa, 600 Peter Morand Crescent, Ottawa, K1G 5Z3, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13643-018-0761-2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6052624PMC
July 2018

What is a predatory journal? A scoping review.

F1000Res 2018 4;7:1001. Epub 2018 Jul 4.

Centre for Journalology, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, K1H 8L6, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.12688/f1000research.15256.2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6092896.2PMC
July 2018

A protocol for a network meta-analysis of interventions to treat patients with sudden sensorineural hearing loss.

Syst Rev 2018 05 16;7(1):74. Epub 2018 May 16.

The Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Center for Practice Changing Research, 501 Smyth Road, Box 201, Ottawa, Ontario, K1H 8L6, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13643-018-0736-3DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5956787PMC
May 2018

Potential benefits and harms of offering ultrasound surveillance to men aged 65 years and older with a subaneurysmal (2.5-2.9 cm) infrarenal aorta.

J Vasc Surg 2018 04 21;67(4):1298-1307. Epub 2018 Feb 21.

Ottawa Methods Centre, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; Translational Research in Biomedicine (TRIBE) Graduate Program, University of Split School of Medicine, Split, Croatia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2017.11.074DOI Listing
April 2018

Economic evaluation of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis strategies: protocol for a methodological systematic review and quantitative synthesis.

Syst Rev 2018 03 15;7(1):47. Epub 2018 Mar 15.

Centre for Urban Health Solutions, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael's Hospital, University of Toronto, 209 Victoria Street Rm 315, 3rd Floor, Toronto, Ontario, M5B 1T8, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13643-018-0710-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5855998PMC
March 2018

Autologous Bone Marrow Stem Cell Therapy in Patients With ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.

Can J Cardiol 2017 12 7;33(12):1611-1623. Epub 2017 Oct 7.

The George and Fay Yee Center for Healthcare Innovation, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada; Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2017.10.001DOI Listing
December 2017

Testosterone therapy in hypogonadal men: a systematic review and network meta-analysis.

BMJ Open 2017 Nov 16;7(11):e015284. Epub 2017 Nov 16.

Cardiovascular Research Methods Centre, University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2016-015284DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5701987PMC
November 2017

Recommendations for reporting of systematic reviews and meta-analyses of diagnostic test accuracy: a systematic review.

Syst Rev 2017 10 10;6(1):194. Epub 2017 Oct 10.

University of Ottawa Department of Radiology, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Room c159 Ottawa Hospital Civic Campus, 1053 Carling Ave, Ottawa, ON, K1Y 4E9, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13643-017-0590-8DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5633882PMC
October 2017

Systematic review adherence to methodological or reporting quality.

Syst Rev 2017 07 19;6(1):131. Epub 2017 Jul 19.

Centre for Journalology; Canadian EQUATOR Centre, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Centre for Practice-Changing Research, Ottawa, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13643-017-0527-2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5516390PMC
July 2017

Transient elastography for the diagnosis of liver fibrosis: a systematic review of economic evaluations.

Liver Int 2017 06 24;37(6):851-861. Epub 2016 Oct 24.

Clinical Epidemiology Program, The Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/liv.13260DOI Listing
June 2017

Identifying approaches for assessing methodological and reporting quality of systematic reviews: a descriptive study.

Syst Rev 2017 06 19;6(1):117. Epub 2017 Jun 19.

Centre for Journalology, Canadian EQUATOR Centre, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Centre for Practice-Changing Research, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13643-017-0507-6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5477124PMC
June 2017

Allergen immunotherapy for the treatment of allergic rhinitis and/or asthma: an umbrella review.

CMAJ Open 2017 May;5(2):E373-E385

Affiliations: School of Epidemiology, Public Health and Preventive Medicine (Elliott, Kelly, Wells), University of Ottawa; Cardiovascular Research Methods Centre (Elliott, Kelly, Johnston, Wells), University of Ottawa Heart Institute; Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute (Gomes), St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, Ont. Becky Skidmore is an independent contractor in Ottawa, Ont.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.9778/cmajo.20160066DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5509156PMC
May 2017

Optimal duration of dual antiplatelet therapy following percutaneous coronary intervention: protocol for an umbrella review.

BMJ Open 2017 04 4;7(4):e015421. Epub 2017 Apr 4.

Cardiovascular Research Methods Centre, University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2016-015421DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5387937PMC
April 2017

Effectiveness of Personal Protective Equipment for Healthcare Workers Caring for Patients with Filovirus Disease: A Rapid Review.

PLoS One 2015 9;10(10):e0140290. Epub 2015 Oct 9.

Clinical Epidemiology Program, Centre for Practice-Changing Research, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; School of Epidemiology, Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4599797PMC
June 2016

Triptans in the Acute Treatment of Migraine: A Systematic Review and Network Meta-Analysis.

Headache 2015 Jul-Aug;55 Suppl 4:221-35. Epub 2015 Jul 14.

School of Epidemiology, Public Health and Preventive Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/head.12601DOI Listing
February 2016

Intravenous Vitamin C and Cancer: A Systematic Review.

Integr Cancer Ther 2014 Jul 26;13(4):280-300. Epub 2014 May 26.

Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Ottawa Integrative Cancer Centre, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1534735414534463DOI Listing
July 2014

Flax and Breast Cancer: A Systematic Review.

Integr Cancer Ther 2014 May 8;13(3):181-92. Epub 2013 Sep 8.

Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Ottawa Integrative Cancer Center, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1534735413502076DOI Listing
May 2014

Black cohosh and breast cancer: a systematic review.

Integr Cancer Ther 2014 Jan 25;13(1):12-29. Epub 2013 Feb 25.

The Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1534735413477191DOI Listing
January 2014

Case studies that illustrate disinvestment and resource allocation decision-making processes in health care: a systematic review.

Int J Technol Assess Health Care 2013 Apr 20;29(2):174-84. Epub 2013 Mar 20.

Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health, Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0266462313000068DOI Listing
April 2013

Vitamin d: pharmacokinetics and safety when used in conjunction with the pharmaceutical drugs used in cancer patients: a systematic review.

Cancers (Basel) 2013 Mar 11;5(1):255-80. Epub 2013 Mar 11.

Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, 1255 Sheppard Avenue East, Toronto, Ontario, M2K 1E2, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/cancers5010255DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3730309PMC
March 2013

The effectiveness and safety of emergency department short stay units: a rapid review.

Open Med 2012 31;6(1):e10-6. Epub 2012 Jan 31.

Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3329070PMC
September 2012

A systematic review and meta-analysis of efficacy, cost-effectiveness, and safety of selected complementary and alternative medicine for neck and low-back pain.

Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2012 24;2012:953139. Epub 2011 Nov 24.

Clinical Epidemiology Methods Centre, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, University of Ottawa Evidence-Based Practice Center, Box 208, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1H 8L6.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/953139DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3236015PMC
August 2012

Does journal endorsement of reporting guidelines influence the completeness of reporting of health research? A systematic review protocol.

Syst Rev 2012 May 24;1:24. Epub 2012 May 24.

Centre for Practice-Changing Research, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, The Ottawa Hospital - General Campus, 501 Smyth Road, Box 201B, Ottawa, ON, K1H 8L6, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/2046-4053-1-24DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3482392PMC
May 2012

Interactions of commonly used dietary supplements with cardiovascular drugs: a systematic review.

Syst Rev 2012 May 31;1:26. Epub 2012 May 31.

Ottawa Methods Centre, Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, University of Ottawa Evidence-based Practice Center, Ottawa, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/2046-4053-1-26DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3534595PMC
May 2012

Priority setting for health technology assessments: a systematic review of current practical approaches.

Int J Technol Assess Health Care 2007 ;23(3):310-5

Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. [corrected]

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017.S026646230707050XDOI Listing
August 2007

A critical appraisal of the CURE trial: role of clopidogrel in non-ST-segment elevation acute coronary syndromes.

Can J Clin Pharmacol 2004 ;11(1):e156-67

Canadaian Coordinating Office for Health Technology Assessment, Ottawa, Ontario.

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February 2006

Systematic review of economic evidence on stroke rehabilitation services.

Int J Technol Assess Health Care 2005 ;21(1):15-21

Canadian Coordinating Office for Health Technology Assessment, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

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April 2005