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Recommendation on screening adults for asymptomatic thyroid dysfunction in primary care.

CMAJ 2019 Nov;191(46):E1274-E1280

Departments of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences (Birtwhistle), Queen's University, Kingston, Ont.; Public Health Agency of Canada (Morissette, Avey, Reyes Domingo, Rodin), Ottawa, Ont.; Departments of Family Medicine and Community Health Sciences (Dickinson), University of Calgary, Alta.; Dalla Lana School of Public Health and Department of Family and Community Medicine (Reynolds), University of Toronto, Ont.; Department of Psychiatry (Thombs), Jewish General Hospital and McGill University, Montréal, Que.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.190395DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6861143PMC
November 2019

Age to stop? Appropriate screening in older patients.

Can Fam Physician 2019 Aug;65(8):543-548

Professor in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Alberta.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6693611PMC
August 2019

Est-ce l’âge d’arrêter? Dépistage approprié chez les patients âgés.

Can Fam Physician 2019 Aug;65(8):e329-e335

Professeur agrégé au Département de médecine de famille à l'Université de l'Alberta.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6693590PMC
August 2019

Quality of the screening process: An overlooked critical factor and an essential component of shared decision making about screening.

Can Fam Physician 2019 05;65(5):331-336

Associate Vice Dean of Distributed Medical Education and the Academic Lead for the Physicianship Component at Outaouais Medical Campus in the Faculty of Medicine at McGill University.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6516683PMC
May 2019

Qualité du processus de dépistage: Un facteur critique négligé et un élément essentiel de la prise de décision partagée concernant le dépistage.

Can Fam Physician 2019 05;65(5):e185-e191

Vice-doyenne associée de l'éducation médicale satellite et leader académique de la section Formation des médecins au Campus médical Outaouais de la Faculté de médecine de l'Université McGill.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6516691PMC
May 2019

Age of Initiation of Cervical Cancer Screening.

JAMA 2019 02;321(6):611-612

Department of Family Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.2018.19085DOI Listing
February 2019

Practice organization for preventive screening.

Can Fam Physician 2018 11;64(11):816-820

Associate Director of Research in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Alberta in Edmonton.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6234927PMC
November 2018

Organisation de la pratique pour le dépistage préventif.

Can Fam Physician 2018 11;64(11):e477-e482

Directrice adjointe de recherche au Département de médecine familiale de l'Université de l'Alberta à Edmonton.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6234924PMC
November 2018

Overdiagnosis: causes and consequences in primary health care.

Can Fam Physician 2018 09;64(9):654-659

Professor, in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Alberta in Edmonton.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6135119PMC
September 2018

Surdiagnostic : causes et conséquences en soins primaires.

Can Fam Physician 2018 09;64(9):e373-e379

Professeur, les 2 au Département de médecine familiale de l'Université de l'Alberta à Edmonton.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6135136PMC
September 2018

Screening: when things go wrong.

Can Fam Physician 2018 07;64(7):502-508

Professor in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Alberta.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6042667PMC
July 2018

Dépistage : quand les choses tournent mal.

Can Fam Physician 2018 07;64(7):e299-e306

Professeur agrégé au Département de médecine familiale de l'Université de l'Alberta.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6042665PMC
July 2018

Screening for impaired vision in community-dwelling adults aged 65 years and older in primary care settings.

CMAJ 2018 05;190(19):E588-E594

School of Epidemiology and Public Health (Wilson), University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ont.; Public Health Agency of Canada (Courage, Jaramillo Garcia, Sims-Jones), Ottawa, Ont.; Departments of Medicine (Bacchus), and Community Health Sciences (Dickinson), University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta.; Department of Medicine (Klarenbach), University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta.; Lady Davis Institute (Thombs), Jewish General Hospital and McGill University, Montréal, Que.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.171430DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5953576PMC
May 2018

Choosing guidelines to use in your practice.

Can Fam Physician 2018 05;64(5):357-362

Associate Director of Research in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Alberta.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5951650PMC
May 2018

Choisir les guides de pratique clinique à utiliser.

Can Fam Physician 2018 05;64(5):e225-e231

Directrice associée de la Recherche au Département de médecine familiale de l'Université de l'Alberta.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5951665PMC
May 2018

Understanding and communicating risk: Measures of outcome and the magnitude of benefits and harms.

Can Fam Physician 2018 03;64(3):181-185

Professor and William Dawson Scholar in the Faculty of Medicine at McGill University and Chair of the Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5851390PMC
March 2018

Comprendre et expliquer le risque: Mesurer les résultats et l’ampleur des bienfaits et des préjudices.

Can Fam Physician 2018 03;64(3):186-191

Professeur et chercheur-boursier William Dawson à la Faculté de médecine de l'Université McGill à Montréal, au Québec, et président du Groupe d'étude canadien sur les soins de santé préventifs.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5851391PMC
March 2018

Global Burden of Rheumatic Heart Disease.

N Engl J Med 2018 01;378(1):e2

University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMc1714503DOI Listing
January 2018

Eliciting patient values and preferences to inform shared decision making in preventive screening.

Can Fam Physician 2018 01;64(1):28-31

Holds a Research Chair in Knowledge Translation to Patients and is Full Professor in the School of Nursing at the University of Ottawa and Senior Scientist at the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5962974PMC
January 2018

Clarifier les valeurs et préférences des patients pour éclairer la prise de décision partagée sur le dépistage préventif.

Can Fam Physician 2018 01;64(1):e13-e16

Titulaire de la Chaire de recherche sur le transfert des connaissances aux patients, professeure titulaire à l'École des sciences infirmières de l'Université d'Ottawa et scientifique principale à l'Institut de recherche de l'hôpital d'Ottawa.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5962975PMC
January 2018

Periodic preventive health visits: a more appropriate approach to delivering preventive services: From the Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care.

Can Fam Physician 2017 11;63(11):824-826

Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health Sciences at the University of Calgary in Alberta and was a member of the CTFPHC.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5685441PMC
November 2017

Knowledge translation tools in preventive health care.

Can Fam Physician 2017 11;63(11):853-858

Assistant Professor in the Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy Department at the University of Toronto.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5685446PMC
November 2017

Visites médicales préventives périodiques : une meilleure prestation des services de prévention: Par le Groupe d’étude canadien sur les soins de santé préventifs.

Can Fam Physician 2017 11;63(11):e449-e451

Professeur de médecine familiale et de sciences de la santé communautaire à l'Université de Calgary, en Alberta, et ancien membre du GECSSP.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5685458PMC
November 2017

Outils d’application des connaissances en soins de santé préventifs.

Can Fam Physician 2017 11;63(11):e466-e472

Professeure adjointe au Département des sciences occupationnelles et d'ergothérapie de l'Université de Toronto.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5685460PMC
November 2017

Tobacco use and motivation to stop smoking among long-term smokers who are ineligible for lung cancer screening.

Lung Cancer 2017 09 19;111:101-107. Epub 2017 Jul 19.

Division of Respiratory Medicine and Charbonneau Cancer Research Institute, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.lungcan.2017.07.017DOI Listing
September 2017

Shared decision making in preventive health care: What it is; what it is not.

Can Fam Physician 2017 09;63(9):682-684

Business Partner, Stakeholder Engagement at the BC Safety Authority in New Westminster, BC.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5597010PMC
September 2017

Prise de décision partagée en soins de santé préventifs: Ce que c’est; ce que ce n’est pas.

Can Fam Physician 2017 Sep;63(9):e377-e380

Partenaire commerciale, Engagement des parties intéressées à la BC Safety Authority à New Westminster, Colombie-Britannique.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5597027PMC
September 2017

Thyroid cancer incidence in Canada: a national cancer registry analysis.

CMAJ Open 2017 Aug;5(3):E612-E616

Affiliations: School of Public Health (Topstad), University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta.; Department of Family Medicine and Department of Community Health Sciences (Dickinson), University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.9778/cmajo.20160162DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5621959PMC
August 2017

Better decision making in preventive health screening: Balancing benefits and harms.

Can Fam Physician 2017 Jul;63(7):521-524

Business Partner, Stakeholder Engagement at the BC Safety Authority in New Westminster, BC.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5507224PMC
July 2017

Evidence that supports policies to delay cervical screening until after age 25 years.

CMAJ 2017 03;189(10):E380-E381

Family Medicine and Community Health Sciences (Dickinson), University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta; Faculty of Medicine, The University of British Columbia, and Women's Health Research Institute, BC Centre for Disease Control (Ogilvie); Department of Pathology, The University of British Columbia, and Cervical Screening Program of the British Columbia Cancer Agency (Van Niekerk), Vancouver, BC; Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University, and Provincial Cervical Screening Initiative Program (Popadiuk), St. John's, NL.

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http://www.cmaj.ca/lookup/doi/10.1503/cmaj.160636
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.160636DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5359101PMC
March 2017

Long-term Outcomes of the Western Australian Trial of Screening for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms: Secondary Analysis of a Randomized Clinical Trial.

JAMA Intern Med 2016 Dec;176(12):1761-1767

School of Surgery, University of Western Australia and Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research, Fiona Stanley Hospital, Perth.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamainternmed.2016.6633DOI Listing
December 2016

Lesser-spotted zebras: Their care and feeding.

Can Fam Physician 2016 Aug;62(8):620-1

Professor in the Department of Family Medicine and the Department of Community Health Sciences at the University of Calgary in Alberta.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4982713PMC
August 2016

[Les zèbres mélaniques: Leurs soins et alimentation].

Can Fam Physician 2016 08;62(8):e422-3

Professeur au Département de médecine familiale et au Département des sciences de la santé communautaire de l'Université de Calgary en Alberta.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4982735PMC
August 2016

"Scrubs" are no answer.

BMJ 2013 Jul 16;347:f4511. Epub 2013 Jul 16.

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July 2013

Alberta family physicians' willingness to work during an influenza pandemic: a cross-sectional study.

Asia Pac Fam Med 2013 Jun 26;12(1). Epub 2013 Jun 26.

Department of Family Medicine, Research Office, G012, Health Sciences Centre, 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary Alberta T2N 4N1, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1447-056X-12-3DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3702417PMC
June 2013

Reduced cervical cancer incidence and mortality in Canada: national data from 1932 to 2006.

BMC Public Health 2012 Nov 16;12:992. Epub 2012 Nov 16.

Department of Family Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-12-992DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3562530PMC
November 2012

Alpha-foetoprotein and/or liver ultrasonography for screening of hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with chronic hepatitis B.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2012 Sep 12(9):CD002799. Epub 2012 Sep 12.

Department of Family Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD002799.pub2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6464874PMC
September 2012

Mall walking as a physical activity option: results of a pilot project.

Can J Aging 2008 ;27(1):81-7

Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3138/cja.27.1.081DOI Listing
September 2011

Preventive health care, not examination.

Can Fam Physician 2011 Apr;57(4):412; author reply 413

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3076463PMC
April 2011

Rural intentions: factors affecting the career choices of family medicine graduates.

Can Fam Physician 2008 Jul;54(7):1016-1017.e5

Department of Family Medicine at University of Calgary in Alberta.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2464808PMC
July 2008

We cannot market the unsaleable.

Can Fam Physician 2007 Jul;53(7):1149-50; author reply 1150

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1949293PMC
July 2007

Rebuilding the foundations--constantly.

Asia Pac J Public Health 2006 ;18(2):1-2

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http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/10105395060180020101
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September 2006

Clinical skills textbooks fail evidence-based examination.

ACP J Club 2006 Jan-Feb;144(1):A10-1

University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

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February 2006

GP payment: not just how, but how much.

Med J Aust 2004 Dec 6-20;181(11-12):711

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March 2005

Reliability of automated blood pressure devices used by hypertensive patients.

J R Soc Med 2005 Mar;98(3):111-3

Department of Community and Family Medicine, 4th Floor, School of Public Health, Prince of Wales Hospital, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1079411PMC
March 2005

Population based randomised controlled trial on impact of screening on mortality from abdominal aortic aneurysm.

BMJ 2004 Nov 15;329(7477):1259. Epub 2004 Nov 15.

School of Surgery and Pathology, University of Western Australia, Fremantle Hospital, PO Box 480, Fremantle, WA 6959, Australia.

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http://www.bmj.com/cgi/doi/10.1136/bmj.38272.478438.55
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.38272.478438.55DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC534438PMC
November 2004

Cervical screening: time to change the policy.

Med J Aust 2002 Jun;176(11):547-50

Department of Community and Family Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 4/F, School of Public Health, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sha Tin, New Territories, Hong Kong.

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June 2002

General practice.

Med J Aust 2002 Jan;176(1):17

Department of Community and Family Medicine, Chinese University of Hong Kong, 4/F, School of Public Health, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, NT, Hong Kong, China.

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January 2002