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Developing and Implementing new TB Technologies: Key Informants' Perspectives on the Ethical Challenges.

J Bioeth Inq 2019 Dec 19. Epub 2019 Dec 19.

Sydney Health Ethics & Marie Bashir Institute for Infectious Diseases and Biosecurity, Level 1, Medical Foundation Building, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, 2006, Australia.

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December 2019

Health-care providers' perspectives on uncertainty generated by variant forms of newborn screening targets.

Genet Med 2019 Oct 10. Epub 2019 Oct 10.

Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41436-019-0670-3DOI Listing
October 2019

Canada's health care system needs to care more about caregivers.

CMAJ 2019 Jul;191(29):E821

Scientific director, Bridgepoint Collaboratory for Research and Innovation, Sinai Health System, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.72340DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6645929PMC
July 2019

A failure in solidarity: Ethical challenges in the development and implementation of new tuberculosis technologies.

Bioethics 2019 06 25;33(5):557-567. Epub 2019 Jan 25.

Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser Universtiy, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/bioe.12554DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6563531PMC
June 2019

A Philosophical Approach to Addressing Uncertainty in Medical Education.

Acad Med 2019 04;94(4):507-511

M.R. Tonelli is professor of medicine and adjunct professor of bioethics and humanities, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington. R.E.G. Upshur is professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine and Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/ACM.0000000000002512DOI Listing
April 2019

Is 'health equity' bad for our health? A qualitative empirical ethics study of public health policy-makers' perspectives.

Can J Public Health 2018 12 21;109(5-6):633-642. Epub 2018 Nov 21.

Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, 155 College Street, Toronto, ON, M5G 1L4, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.17269/s41997-018-0128-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6964590PMC
December 2018

Going from evidence to recommendations: Can GRADE get us there?

J Eval Clin Pract 2018 10 5;24(5):1232-1239. Epub 2018 Jan 5.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jep.12857DOI Listing
October 2018

Fast and frugal decision trees: How can the patient come last in a patient-centred world?

Authors:
Ross E G Upshur

J Eval Clin Pract 2018 10 21;24(5):1259-1261. Epub 2018 Jun 21.

Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Division of Clinical Public Health, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jep.12969DOI Listing
October 2018

Implementation and impact of an online tool used in primary care to improve access to financial benefits for patients: a study protocol.

BMJ Open 2017 Oct 22;7(10):e015947. Epub 2017 Oct 22.

The Upstream Lab, Centre for Urban Health Solutions, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael's Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2017-015947DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5665212PMC
October 2017

Experience of Care as a Critical Component of Health System Performance Measurement: Recommendations for Moving Forward.

Healthc Pap 2017 Oct;17(2):8-20

Head, Division of Clinical Public Health, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Scientific Director, Bridgepoint Collaboratory of the Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute, Sinai Health System, Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.12927/hcpap.2017.25415DOI Listing
October 2017

Re-evaluating concepts of biological function in clinical medicine: towards a new naturalistic theory of disease.

Theor Med Bioeth 2017 Aug;38(4):245-264

Department of Family and Community Medicine and Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11017-017-9410-3DOI Listing
August 2017

What Gets in the Way of Person-Centred Care for People with Multimorbidity? Lessons from Ontario, Canada.

Healthc Q 2016 ;19(2):17-23

Professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine and the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto, assistant director of the Lunenfeld Tanenbaum Research Institute, Sinai Health System, and head of the Division of Clinical Public Health, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, ON.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.12927/hcq.2016.24694DOI Listing
June 2017

Understanding Clinical Complexity the Hard Way: A Primary Care Journey.

Authors:
Ross E G Upshur

Healthc Q 2016 ;19(2):24-28

Professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine and the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto. He is also an assistant director of the Lunenfeld Tanenbaum Research Institute in the Sinai Health System and head of the Division of Clinical Public Health at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto. He can be reached by e-mail at:

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June 2017

Reciprocity and Ethical Tuberculosis Treatment and Control.

J Bioeth Inq 2016 Mar 21;13(1):75-86. Epub 2016 Jan 21.

Dalla Lana Faculty of Public Health, University of Toronto, 155 College Street, Toronto, ON, M5G 1L4, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11673-015-9691-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4823342PMC
March 2016

Much ado about omics: welcome to 'the permutome'.

J Eval Clin Pract 2015 Dec 6;21(6):1018-21. Epub 2015 Jul 6.

Department of Family and Community Medicine, and Joint Centre for Bioethics, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jep.12406DOI Listing
December 2015

Historical thinking in clinical medicine: lessons from R.G. Collingwood's philosophy of history.

J Eval Clin Pract 2015 Jun 7;21(3):448-54. Epub 2015 Apr 7.

Faculty of Medicine, and Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jep.12344DOI Listing
June 2015

Do clinical guidelines still make sense? No.

Authors:
Ross E G Upshur

Ann Fam Med 2014 May-Jun;12(3):202-3

Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1370/afm.1654DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4018367PMC
February 2015

Conventions or foundations? A response to Miles Little's ex nihilo nihil fit? Medicine rests on solid foundations.

Authors:
Ross E G Upshur

J Eval Clin Pract 2014 Dec 10;20(6):988-90. Epub 2014 Jul 10.

Department of Family and Community Medicine, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Primary Care Research, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Division of Clinical Public Health, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Clinical Research in Complexity Services, Bridgepoint Active Healthcare, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jep.12208DOI Listing
December 2014

Ebola virus in West Africa: waiting for the owl of Minerva.

Authors:
Ross E G Upshur

J Bioeth Inq 2014 Dec 8;11(4):421-3. Epub 2014 Oct 8.

Department of Family and Community Medicine and Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Division of Clinical Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11673-014-9580-xDOI Listing
December 2014

Polypharmacy: prevention and management.

CMAJ 2014 Nov;186(17):1321

Research scientist (Tracy), Medical Director (Upshur), Bridgepoint Hospital, and University of Toronto (Tracy, Fuller, Upshur), Toronto, Ont.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.114-0082DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4234720PMC
November 2014

We need both evidence and values to navigate uncertainty.

Authors:
Ross E G Upshur

Hastings Cent Rep 2014 09;44(5)

University of Toronto.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/hast.347
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September 2014

Renaissance or reformation for evidence based medicine?

BMJ 2014 Jul 30;349:g4902. Epub 2014 Jul 30.

Department of Philosophy, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, Canada.

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July 2014

Addressing ethical, social, and cultural issues in global health research.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2013 8;7(8):e2227. Epub 2013 Aug 8.

Centre for Research on Inner City Health and Centre for Global Health Research, Keenan Research Centre in the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St Michael's Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0002227DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3738463PMC
February 2014

From clinical observation to clinical discovery: the challenge for family medicine research.

Can Fam Physician 2014 Jan;60(1):14-6

Women's College Hospital, 60 Grosvenor St, Toronto, ON M5S 1B6.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3994798PMC
January 2014

Is evidence-based medicine overrated in family medicine?: Yes.

Can Fam Physician 2013 Nov;59(11):1160-1

Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, 2075 Bayview Ave, Toronto, ON M4N 3M5.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3828088PMC
November 2013

Rebuttal: Is evidence-based medicine overrated in family medicine?: Yes.

Can Fam Physician 2013 Nov;59(11):e475

Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, 2075 Bayview Ave, Toronto, ON M4N 3M5.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3828104PMC
November 2013

Disadvantaging the disadvantaged: When public health policies and practices negatively affect marginalized populations.

Can J Public Health 2013 Sep 12;104(5):e410-2. Epub 2013 Sep 12.

Dalla Lana School of Public Health Joint Centre for Bioethics University of Toronto.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.17269/cjph.104.3895DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6974166PMC
September 2013

A short note on probability in clinical medicine.

Authors:
Ross E G Upshur

J Eval Clin Pract 2013 Jun;19(3):463-6

Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/jep.12040
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June 2013

Canadian national surveys on pandemic influenza preparations: pre-pandemic and peri-pandemic findings.

BMC Public Health 2013 Mar 25;13:271. Epub 2013 Mar 25.

School of Kinesiology and Health Science, York University, 4700 Keele Street, Toronto M3J 1P3, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-13-271DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3627899PMC
March 2013

Osteoporosis prescribing trends in primary care: a population-based retrospective cohort study.

Prim Health Care Res Dev 2013 Jan 23;14(1):1-6. Epub 2012 Apr 23.

Primary Care Research Unit, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1463423612000114DOI Listing
January 2013

A call to integrate ethics and evidence-based medicine.

Authors:
Ross E G Upshur

Virtual Mentor 2013 Jan 1;15(1):86-9. Epub 2013 Jan 1.

Department of Family and Community Medicine, the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, the Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology, University of Toronto in Ontario, Canada.

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http://virtualmentor.ama-assn.org/2013/01/oped1-1301.html
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/virtualmentor.2013.15.1.oped1-1301DOI Listing
January 2013

The duty to care in an influenza pandemic: a qualitative study of Canadian public perspectives.

Soc Sci Med 2012 Dec 26;75(12):2425-30. Epub 2012 Sep 26.

University of Toronto, Joint Centre for Bioethics, 155 College Street, Suite 754, Toronto, ON M5T 1P8, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2012.09.021DOI Listing
December 2012

Evidence and ethics in public health: the experience of SARS in Canada.

Authors:
Ross E G Upshur

N S W Public Health Bull 2012 May-Jun;23(5-6):108-10

Department of Family and Community Medicine, Canada Research Chair in Primary Care Research, University of Toronto.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/NB11044DOI Listing
September 2012

Restrictive measures in an influenza pandemic: a qualitative study of public perspectives.

Can J Public Health 2012 Jul 18;103(5):e348-52. Epub 2012 Jul 18.

Joint Centre for Bioethics and Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON.

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July 2012

The formal and informal surgical ethics curriculum: views of resident and staff surgeons in Toronto.

Am J Surg 2012 Feb 29;203(2):258-65. Epub 2011 Jun 29.

Joint Centre for Bioethics, University of Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2011.02.008DOI Listing
February 2012

Ask not what your REB can do for you; ask what you can do for your REB.

Authors:
Ross E G Upshur

Can Fam Physician 2011 Oct;57(10):1113-4

Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto in Ontario, Canada.

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October 2011

Still dizzy after all these years: a 90-year-old woman with a 54-year history of dizziness.

BMJ Case Rep 2011 Sep 13;2011. Epub 2011 Sep 13.

Department of Family and Community Medicine, Primary Care Research Unit, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bcr.05.2011.4247DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3176358PMC
September 2011

How applicable are clinical practice guidelines to elderly patients with comorbidities?

Can Fam Physician 2011 Jul;57(7):e253-62

Public Health and Preventive Medicine program, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Ontario.

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July 2011

The assessment and treatment of a complex geriatric patient by an interprofessional primary care team.

BMJ Case Rep 2011 Mar 15;2011. Epub 2011 Mar 15.

Primary Care Research Unit, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bcr.07.2010.3154DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3063266PMC
March 2011

Access and use of human tissues from the developing world: ethical challenges and a way forward using a tissue trust.

BMC Med Ethics 2011 Jan 25;12. Epub 2011 Jan 25.

McLaughlin-Rotman Centre for Global Health, University Health Network & University of Toronto, 101 College Street, Suite 406, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1L7, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1472-6939-12-2DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3038983PMC
January 2011

A population-based cohort study of ambulatory care service utilization among older adults.

J Eval Clin Pract 2010 Aug 14;16(4):825-31. Epub 2010 Jun 14.

Primary Care Research Unit, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2753.2009.01218.xDOI Listing
August 2010

Can family physicians practise good medicine without following clinical practice guidelines? Yes.

Authors:
Ross E G Upshur

Can Fam Physician 2010 Jun;56(6):518-20, 522-4; discussion e207-8

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, 2075 Bayview Ave, E3-49, Toronto, ON M4N 3M5, Canada.

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June 2010

'Relief of oppression': an organizing principle for researchers' obligations to participants in observational studies in the developing world.

BMC Public Health 2010 Jun 30;10:384. Epub 2010 Jun 30.

Centre for Research on Inner City Health & Centre for Global Health Research, Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-10-384DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3091550PMC
June 2010

Contextualizing ethics: ventilators, H1N1 and marginalized populations.

Healthc Q 2010 ;13(1):32-6

Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.12927/hcq.2013.21613DOI Listing
April 2010

Are there different spheres of conscience?

J Eval Clin Pract 2010 Apr;16(2):338-43

Collaborative Program in Bioethics, University of Toronto Joint Centre for Bioethics, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/j.1365-2753.2010.01397.x
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April 2010

Primary care physicians' attitudes towards cognitive screening: findings from a national postal survey.

Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 2010 Jan;25(1):23-9

Primary Care Research Unit, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/gps.2293DOI Listing
January 2010

Empirical bioethics research in the developing world: when the 'is' is close to an 'ought'.

Am J Bioeth 2009 ;9(6-7):101-3

McLaughlin-RotmanCentre for Global Health, Program on Ethics and Commercialization, University Health Network and University of Toronto, 101 College Street, MaRS Centre, South Tower, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1L7 Canada.

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January 2010

Public perceptions of quarantine: community-based telephone survey following an infectious disease outbreak.

BMC Public Health 2009 Dec 16;9:470. Epub 2009 Dec 16.

Primary Care Research Unit, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, M4N 3M5, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-9-470DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2804616PMC
December 2009

The effect of universal influenza immunization on antibiotic prescriptions: an ecological study.

Clin Infect Dis 2009 Sep;49(5):750-6

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, University of Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/605087DOI Listing
September 2009

Global health ethics for students.

Dev World Bioeth 2009 Apr;9(1):1-10

Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, 410 Sherbourne Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1471-8847.2007.00209.xDOI Listing
April 2009

Determining use of preventive health care in Ontario: comparison of rates of 3 maneuvers in administrative and survey data.

Can Fam Physician 2009 Feb;55(2):178-179.e5

Primary Care Research Unit at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto, Ont.

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February 2009

Dual loyalty of physicians in the military and in civilian life.

Am J Public Health 2008 Dec 15;98(12):2161-7. Epub 2008 Oct 15.

Joint Centre for Bioethics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2105/AJPH.2007.124644DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2636540PMC
December 2008

Chronicity and complexity: is what's good for the diseases always good for the patients?

Can Fam Physician 2008 Dec;54(12):1655-8

Primary Care Research Unit at the Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2602629PMC
December 2008

Utilization patterns of diagnostic imaging across the late life course: a population-based study in Ontario, Canada.

Int J Technol Assess Health Care 2008 ;24(4):384-90

Primary Care Research Unit, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0266462308080501DOI Listing
November 2008

Emerging norms for the control of emerging epidemics.

Bull World Health Organ 2008 Aug;86(8):643-5

Joint Centre for Bioethics, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2649476PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/blt.08.051771DOI Listing
August 2008

Seasonality of primary care utilization for respiratory diseases in Ontario: a time-series analysis.

BMC Health Serv Res 2008 Jul 28;8:160. Epub 2008 Jul 28.

Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, 263 McCaul Street, Toronto, ON, M5T 2W7, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1472-6963-8-160DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2515836PMC
July 2008

Spatio-temporal analysis of pneumonia and influenza hospitalizations in Ontario, Canada.

Geospat Health 2008 May;2(2):191-202

Department of Geography, University of Ottawa, 60 University Avenue, Simard Hall Room 06, Ottawa, ON, K1N 6N5 Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4081/gh.2008.243DOI Listing
May 2008

Mortality of elderly patients in Ontario after hospital admission for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Can Respir J 2007 Nov-Dec;14(8):485-9

Care Research Group, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2677774PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2007/425248DOI Listing
March 2008

Family physicians' attitudes toward education in research skills during residency: findings from a national mailed survey.

Can Fam Physician 2008 Mar;54(3):413-4

Department of Family and Community Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, 2075 Bayview Ave, Room E3-49, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2278359PMC
March 2008

The medical chaperone: outdated anachronism or modern necessity?

South Med J 2008 Jan;101(1):9-10

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SMJ.0b013e31815d3db8DOI Listing
January 2008

A qualitative study of the duty to care in communicable disease outbreaks.

Soc Sci Med 2007 Dec 31;65(12):2566-75. Epub 2007 Aug 31.

Joint Centre for Bioethics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2007.07.017DOI Listing
December 2007

Taking tissue seriously means taking communities seriously.

BMC Med Ethics 2007 Oct 26;8:11. Epub 2007 Oct 26.

University of Toronto Joint Centre for Bioethics, 88 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1L4, CANADA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1472-6939-8-11DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2151950PMC
October 2007

Grand challenges in global health: the ethical, social and cultural program.

PLoS Med 2007 Sep;4(9):e265

McLaughlin-Rotman Centre for Global Health and the Department of Medicine at the University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pmed.0040265DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1989734PMC
September 2007

Grand challenges in global health: engaging civil society organizations in biomedical research in developing countries.

PLoS Med 2007 Sep;4(9):e272

Ethical, Social and Cultural Program for the Grand Challenges in Global Health Initiative, McLaughlin-Rotman Centre for Global Health, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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September 2007

Men on the margin: a Bourdieusian examination of living into adulthood with muscular dystrophy.

Soc Sci Med 2007 Aug 4;65(3):505-17. Epub 2007 May 4.

Department of Physical Therapy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont., Canada.

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August 2007

Evidence and effectiveness in decisionmaking for quarantine.

Am J Public Health 2007 Apr 5;97 Suppl 1:S44-8. Epub 2007 Apr 5.

Joint Centre for Bioethics and Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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April 2007

Pandemic influenza preparedness: an ethical framework to guide decision-making.

BMC Med Ethics 2006 Dec 4;7:E12. Epub 2006 Dec 4.

Centre for Research on Inner City Health, St, Michael's Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5B 1W8, Canada.

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December 2006

Evidence-Based Medicine, Reasoned Medicine or both? Commentary on Jenicek, M. (2006) 'The hard art of soft science'.

Authors:
Ross E G Upshur

J Eval Clin Pract 2006 Aug;12(4):420-2

Department of Family and Community Medicine, Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Centre, Canada Research Chair in Primary Care Research, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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August 2006

Seasonality of service provision in hip and knee surgery: a possible contributor to waiting times? A time series analysis.

BMC Health Serv Res 2006 Mar 1;6:22. Epub 2006 Mar 1.

Primary Care Research Unit, Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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March 2006

Time series analysis of age related cataract hospitalizations and phacoemulsification.

BMC Ophthalmol 2006 Jan 12;6. Epub 2006 Jan 12.

Primary Care Research Unit, Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, ON, M4N 3M5, Canada.

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January 2006

Enhancing the legitimacy of public health response in pandemic influenza planning: lessons from SARS.

Authors:
Ross E G Upshur

Yale J Biol Med 2005 Oct;78(5):335-42

Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Centre and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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October 2005

Contextual factors in clinical decision making: national survey of Canadian family physicians.

Can Fam Physician 2005 Aug;51:1106-7

Primary Care Research Unit, Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ont.

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August 2005