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Hospital Quality Metrics for Radical Cystectomy: Disease Specific and Correlated to Mortality Outcomes.

J Urol 2019 09 8;202(3):490-497. Epub 2019 Aug 8.

Glickman Urologic and Kidney Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/JU.0000000000000282DOI Listing
September 2019

Causal Mediation Analysis for Standardized Mortality Ratios.

Epidemiology 2019 Jul;30(4):532-540

From the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/EDE.0000000000001015DOI Listing
July 2019

Regional Variation in Palliative Care Receipt in Ontario, Canada.

J Palliat Med 2019 May 15. Epub 2019 May 15.

1 Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/jpm.2018.0573DOI Listing
May 2019

Causal Mediation Analysis for Standardized Mortality Ratios.

Epidemiology 2019 May 31. Epub 2019 May 31.

From the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/EDE.0000000000001015DOI Listing
May 2019

Resident-Level Factors Associated with Hospitalization Rates for Newly Admitted Long-Term Care Residents in Canada: A Retrospective Cohort Study.

Can J Aging 2019 Feb 14:1-8. Epub 2019 Feb 14.

Department of Physical Therapy,University of Toronto, Toronto,Ontario.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0714980818000715DOI Listing
February 2019

Diaphragmatic myotrauma: a mediator of prolonged ventilation and poor patient outcomes in acute respiratory failure.

Lancet Respir Med 2019 01 16;7(1):90-98. Epub 2018 Nov 16.

Interdepartmental Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada; Institute for Health Policy, Management, and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada; Department of Physiology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada; Department of Medicine, Division of Respirology, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada; Toronto General Hospital Research Institute, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S22132600183036
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2213-2600(18)30366-7DOI Listing
January 2019

Mendelian Randomization and mediation analysis of leukocyte telomere length and risk of lung and head and neck cancers.

Int J Epidemiol 2018 Jul 28. Epub 2018 Jul 28.

Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute, Sinai Health System, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/dyy140DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6659464PMC
July 2018

The Impact of Quality Variations on Patients Undergoing Surgery for Renal Cell Carcinoma: A National Cancer Database Study.

Eur Urol 2017 09 13;72(3):379-386. Epub 2017 May 13.

Division of Urology, Departments of Surgery and Surgical Oncology, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eururo.2017.04.033DOI Listing
September 2017

Circulating Levels of Interleukin 1-Receptor Antagonist and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease: Meta-Analysis of Six Population-Based Cohorts.

Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 2017 06 20;37(6):1222-1227. Epub 2017 Apr 20.

From the Institute for Clinical Diabetology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Center for Diabetes Research at Heinrich Heine University, Düsseldorf, Germany (C. Herder, M.C.-K., M.R.); German Center for Diabetes Research (DZD), München-Neuherberg, Germany (C. Herder, M.C.-K., A. Peters, M.R., B.T.); Institute of Epidemiology II, Helmholtz Zentrum München, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Neuherberg, Germany (T.d.l.H.G., C. Huth, A.Z., S.W., C.M., A. Peters, B.T.); German Center for Cardiovascular Research (DZHK), Partner site Munich Heart Alliance, Germany (T.d.l.H.G., W.K.); Research Unit of Molecular Epidemiology, Helmholtz Zentrum München, German Research Center for Environmental Health, Neuherberg, Germany (S.W.); Tethys Bioscience, Emeryville, CA (J.S.-K., D.P.); National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland (K.K., A. Pietilä, V.S.); Department of Epidemiology, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands (S.L., A.D., M.A.I.); Institute for Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Institute for Diabetes Research at Heinrich Heine University, Düsseldorf, Germany (B.W.C.B.); Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, MRC-PHE Centre for Environment and Health, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, United Kingdom (A.D.); National Institute for Health and Welfare, Turku, Finland (A.J.); Centre for Public Health, School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences, Institute of Clinical Science B, Queen's University Belfast, United Kingdom (F.K.); UKCRC Centre of Excellence for Public Health (Northern Ireland), Queen's University Belfast, United Kingdom (F.K.); Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada (O.S.); Clinic for General and Interventional Cardiology, University Heart Center Hamburg, Germany (T.Z., S.B.); German Center for Cardiovascular Research (DZHK), Partner site Hamburg, Lübeck, Kiel, Germany (T.Z., S.B.); Department of Endocrinology and Diabetology, Medical Faculty, University Hospital Düsseldorf, Germany (M.R.); Deutsches Herzzentrum München, Technische Universität München, Germany (W.K.); and Department of Internal Medicine II-Cardiology, University of Ulm Medical Center, Germany (W.K.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/ATVBAHA.117.309307DOI Listing
June 2017

Safety, reliability and accuracy of small renal tumour biopsies: results from a multi-institution registry.

BJU Int 2017 04 7;119(4):543-549. Epub 2016 Sep 7.

Departments of Surgery and Surgical Oncology, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network and the University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/bju.13630DOI Listing
April 2017

The natural history of renal function after surgical management of renal cell carcinoma: Results from the Canadian Kidney Cancer Information System.

Urol Oncol 2016 11 22;34(11):486.e1-486.e7. Epub 2016 Jun 22.

Department of Urology, Dalhousie University and QEII Health Sciences Centre, Halifax, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2016.05.025DOI Listing
November 2016

Disease progression and kidney function after partial vs. radical nephrectomy for T1 renal cancer.

Urol Oncol 2016 11 14;34(11):486.e17-486.e23. Epub 2016 Jul 14.

Department of Urologic Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2016.05.034DOI Listing
November 2016

A case-base sampling method for estimating recurrent event intensities.

Authors:
Olli Saarela

Lifetime Data Anal 2016 10 14;22(4):589-605. Epub 2015 Oct 14.

Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, 155 College Street, Toronto, ON, M5T 3M7, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10985-015-9352-xDOI Listing
October 2016

A flexible parametric approach for estimating continuous-time inverse probability of treatment and censoring weights.

Stat Med 2016 10 2;35(23):4238-51. Epub 2016 May 2.

Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/sim.6979DOI Listing
October 2016

Predictive Bayesian inference and dynamic treatment regimes.

Biom J 2015 Nov 11;57(6):941-58. Epub 2015 Aug 11.

Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1A2, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bimj.201400153DOI Listing
November 2015

Antiepileptic drugs and the risk of ischaemic stroke and myocardial infarction: a population-based cohort study.

BMJ Open 2015 Aug 12;5(8):e008365. Epub 2015 Aug 12.

Centre for Clinical Epidemiology, Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, Jewish General Hospital, Montréal, Québec, Canada Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montréal, Québec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2015-008365DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4538287PMC
August 2015

Rejoinder "On Bayesian estimation of marginal structural models".

Biometrics 2015 Jun 4;71(2):299-301. Epub 2015 Feb 4.

Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, McGill University, 3650 Saint Urbain, Montreal, QC, H2X 2P4, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/biom.12274DOI Listing
June 2015

On Bayesian estimation of marginal structural models.

Biometrics 2015 Jun 10;71(2):279-88. Epub 2015 Feb 10.

Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, McGill University, 3650 Saint Urbain, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H2X 2P4.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/biom.12269DOI Listing
June 2015

Case-base methods for studying vaccination safety.

Biometrics 2015 Mar 15;71(1):42-52. Epub 2014 Sep 15.

Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Purvis Hall, 1020 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1A2.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/biom.12222DOI Listing
March 2015

hGH isoform differential immunoassays applied to blood samples from athletes: decision limits for anti-doping testing.

Growth Horm IGF Res 2014 Oct 11;24(5):205-15. Epub 2014 Jun 11.

Paris Descartes University, MAP5, UMR CNRS 8145, Paris, France; Endocrine Gynaecology Unit, Hôpital Cochin, Paris, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ghir.2014.06.001DOI Listing
October 2014

Conditional likelihood inference in a case- cohort design: an application to haplotype analysis.

Int J Biostat 2007 ;3(1):Article 1

International CVD Epidemiology Unit, Department of Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention, National Public Health Institute, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300 Helsinki, Finland.

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July 2013

A multiple biomarker risk score for guiding clinical decisions using a decision curve approach.

Eur J Prev Cardiol 2012 Aug 20;19(4):874-84. Epub 2011 Jul 20.

UKCRC Centre of Excellence for Public Health, School of Medicine Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences, Institute of Clinical Sciences B, Queens University Belfast, Grosvenor Road, Belfast, BT12 6BJ, UK.

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http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/1741826711417341
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1741826711417341DOI Listing
August 2012

A genome-wide association study identifies LIPA as a susceptibility gene for coronary artery disease.

Circ Cardiovasc Genet 2011 Aug 23;4(4):403-12. Epub 2011 May 23.

Department of Medicine II, University Medical Center Mainz, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1161/CIRCGENETICS.110.958728DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3157552PMC
August 2011

Optimal dynamic regimes: presenting a case for predictive inference.

Int J Biostat 2010 Mar 3;6(2):Article 10. Epub 2010 Mar 3.

University of Helsinki and National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2202/1557-4679.1204DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2904086PMC
March 2010

Joint analysis of prevalence and incidence data using conditional likelihood.

Biostatistics 2009 Jul 20;10(3):575-87. Epub 2009 May 20.

Department of Chronic Disease Prevention, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Mannerheimintie 166, 00300 Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/biostatistics/kxp013DOI Listing
July 2009

Nested case-control data utilized for multiple outcomes: a likelihood approach and alternatives.

Stat Med 2008 Dec;27(28):5991-6008

National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/sim.3416DOI Listing
December 2008

Case-cohort design in practice - experiences from the MORGAM Project.

Epidemiol Perspect Innov 2007 Dec 4;4:15. Epub 2007 Dec 4.

Indic Society for Education and Development, Tapovan Bridge, Nashik 422 009, India.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1742-5573-4-15DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2216006PMC
December 2007