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Death and Chronic Disease Risk Associated With Poor Life Satisfaction: A Population-Based Cohort Study.

Am J Epidemiol 2019 Feb;188(2):323-331

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwy245DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6357802PMC
February 2019

The Relationship Between Life Satisfaction and Healthcare Utilization: A Longitudinal Study.

Am J Prev Med 2018 08 18;55(2):142-150. Epub 2018 May 18.

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

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amepre.2018.04.004DOI Listing
August 2018

The Canadian Partnership for Tomorrow Project: a pan-Canadian platform for research on chronic disease prevention.

CMAJ 2018 06;190(23):E710-E717

School of Population and Public Health (Dummer), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC; Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (Awadalla); CARTaGENE (Boileau), Montréal, Que.; Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (Craig, Fortier); Research and Innovation, University of Toronto (Goel); Ontario Agency for Health Protection and Promotion (Goel); Atlantic PATH, Dalhousie University (Hicks), Halifax, NS; Centre hospitalier universitaire Sainte-Justine (Jacquemont); Centre of Genomics and Policy, McGill University (Knoppers, Zawati), Montréal, Que.; BC Cancer Research Centre (Le, McDonald), Vancouver, BC; Public Health Ontario (McLaughlin), Toronto, Ont.; Institut du cancer de Montréal, Université de Montréal (Mes-Masson); Pediatrics, CHU Sainte-Justine Research Center (Nuyt), Montréal, Que.; School of Public Health, University of Adelaide (Palmer), Adelaide, Australia; Department of Medicine, Dalhousie University (Parker); Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute (Purdue), Bethesda, Md.; CancerControl Alberta, Alberta Health Services (Robson, Vena), Edmonton, Alta.; Population Oncology, BC Cancer (Spinelli), Vancouver, BC; Atlantic PATH, Dalhousie University (Thompson), Halifax, NS.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.170292DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5995593PMC
June 2018

Barriers and facilitators to establishing a national public health observatory.

Rev Panam Salud Publica 2015 Nov;38(5):403-9

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

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November 2015

Looking Beyond Income and Education: Socioeconomic Status Gradients Among Future High-Cost Users of Health Care.

Am J Prev Med 2015 Aug 8;49(2):161-71. Epub 2015 May 8.

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences; Institute of Health Management Policy and Evaluation, University of Toronto; Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amepre.2015.02.018DOI Listing
August 2015

Population health perspective on high users of health care: role of family physicians.

Can Fam Physician 2014 Sep;60(9):781-3, 790-2

Chief Academic Strategist at Coursera, Professor in the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto, Senior Scientist at the Institute for Clinical and Evaluative Sciences, and a public health and preventive medicine physician.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4162685PMC
September 2014

Public health has got to want to participate!

Authors:
Vivek Goel

Healthc Pap 2013 ;13(3):22-6; discussion 85-9

President and Chief Executive Officer, Public Health Ontario, Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Institute for Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto.

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June 2014

Notes from the Guest Editor.

Authors:
Vivek Goel

Healthc Pap 2014;14(1):4-5

Professor, Institute for Health Policy, Management & Evaluation, and the Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto.

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January 2014

Women's intentions to receive cervical cancer screening with primary human papillomavirus testing.

Int J Cancer 2013 Dec 16;133(12):2934-43. Epub 2013 Jul 16.

Department of Family Practice and Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada; British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ijc.28324DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4515309PMC
December 2013

Nudging for health: do we need financial incentives?

Authors:
Vivek Goel

Healthc Pap 2012 ;12(4):23-6; discussion 64-6

Dalla Lana School of Public Health and the Institute for Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto.

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July 2013

A holiday wish list for Canada's Early Years System.

Paediatr Child Health 2012 Dec;17(10):541-3

Department of Paediatrics, McMaster University, Public Health Ontario, Hamilton;

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3549689PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/pch/17.10.541DOI Listing
December 2012

Building Public Health Ontario: experience in developing a new public health agency.

Authors:
Vivek Goel

Can J Public Health 2012 Jun 5;103(4):e267-9. Epub 2012 Jun 5.

Public Health Ontario and Institute for Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON.

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June 2012

Congenital scoliosis - Quo vadis?

Indian J Orthop 2010 Apr;44(2):137-47

The Centre for Spinal Studies & Surgery, Queens Medical Centre, University Hospital, Nottingham, NG7 2UH, UK.

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http://www.ijoonline.com/text.asp?2010/44/2/137/61997
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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2856388PMC
April 2010

Healthcare-associated infections as patient safety indicators.

Healthc Pap 2009 ;9(3):8-24

Ontario Agency for Health Protection and Promotion, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Infection Prevention and Control Unit, University Health Network.

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December 2009

Pituitary apoplexy after joint arthroplasty.

J Arthroplasty 2009 Aug 22;24(5):826.e7-10. Epub 2008 Oct 22.

Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2008.06.021DOI Listing
August 2009

Inter-facility patient transfers in ontario: do you know what your local ambulance is being used for?

Healthc Policy 2009 Feb;4(3):53-66

Institute of Medical Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2653709PMC
February 2009

Stakeholder preferences for cancer care performance indicators.

Int J Health Care Qual Assur 2008 ;21(2):175-89

Sunnybrook Research Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/09526860810859030DOI Listing
July 2008

Dermabond wound closure in primary hip arthroplasty.

Acta Orthop Belg 2008 Jun;74(3):349-53

Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, United Kingdom.

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June 2008

Barriers to patient involvement in health service planning and evaluation: an exploratory study.

Patient Educ Couns 2008 Feb 26;70(2):234-41. Epub 2007 Nov 26.

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Room C8-30, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4N3M5.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pec.2007.09.009DOI Listing
February 2008

Leadership and priority setting: the perspective of hospital CEOs.

Health Policy 2006 Nov 27;79(1):24-34. Epub 2005 Dec 27.

Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Health Sciences Building, 155 College Street, Suite 425, Toronto, Ont., Canada M5T 3M6.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.healthpol.2005.11.009DOI Listing
November 2006

The impact of context on evidence utilization: a framework for expert groups developing health policy recommendations.

Soc Sci Med 2006 Oct 9;63(7):1811-24. Epub 2006 Jun 9.

Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2006.04.020DOI Listing
October 2006

Risks and benefits of population-based genetic testing for Mendelian subsets of common diseases were examined using the example of colorectal cancer risk.

J Clin Epidemiol 2005 Sep;58(9):934-41

University of California, San Diego Cancer Center, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093-0901, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jclinepi.2005.02.003DOI Listing
September 2005

Screening with prostate specific antigen and metastatic prostate cancer risk: a population based case-control study.

J Urol 2005 Aug;174(2):495-9; discussion 499

Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.ju.0000165153.83698.42DOI Listing
August 2005

Predictors of quality of life in women with a bilateral prophylactic mastectomy.

Breast J 2005 Jan-Feb;11(1):65-9

The Center for Research in Women's Health, Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Center, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/j.1075-122X.2005.21546.x
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June 2005

A reliable coding system to define screening prostate-specific antigen tests was developed in a case-control study.

J Clin Epidemiol 2005 Jun;58(6):639-44

Division of Biochemistry, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jclinepi.2004.10.014DOI Listing
June 2005

Utilization and regional variation of breast reconstruction in Canada.

Plast Reconstr Surg 2005 Jan;115(1):338-9

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January 2005

Reasons given by relatives of colorectal cancer patients for not undergoing screening.

Prev Med 2004 Oct;39(4):643-8

Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2004.06.007DOI Listing
October 2004

What do we do with the SARS reports?

Authors:
Vivek Goel

Healthc Q 2004 ;7(3):28-30, 2

Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation and Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto.

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July 2004

Perspectives on colorectal cancer screening: a focus group study.

Health Expect 2004 Mar;7(1):51-60

Toronto-Sunnybrook Regional Cancer Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1369-6513.2003.00252.xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5060210PMC
March 2004

Evidence-based health policy: context and utilisation.

Soc Sci Med 2004 Jan;58(1):207-17

Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0277-9536(03)00166-7DOI Listing
January 2004

Stapler versus suture technique of mesh in Lichtenstein repair for inguinal hernia.

Indian J Gastroenterol 2003 Sep-Oct;22(5):197

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January 2004

Psychosocial functioning in women who have undergone bilateral prophylactic mastectomy.

Psychooncology 2004 Jan;13(1):14-25

Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/pon.726
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pon.726DOI Listing
January 2004

Comparison of methods to identify outliers observed in health services small area variation studies.

Stat Methods Med Res 2003 Dec;12(6):531-46

Population Health Sciences, Research Institute, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1191/0962280203sm350oaDOI Listing
December 2003

Use of complementary/alternative medicine by men diagnosed with prostate cancer: prevalence and characteristics.

Urology 2003 Nov;62(5):849-53

Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0090-4295(03)00668-xDOI Listing
November 2003

Utilization of complementary/alternative services by women with breast cancer.

J Health Soc Policy 2003 ;16(4):75-84

Toronto-Sunnybrook Regional Cancer Centre, Psychosocial & Behavioural Research Unit, Ontario, Canada.

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https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1300/J045v16n04_04
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October 2003

Relatives of colorectal cancer patients: factors associated with screening behavior.

Am J Prev Med 2003 Oct;25(3):187-94

Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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October 2003

A comparison of self-reported colorectal cancer screening with medical records.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2003 Jul;12(7):656-9

Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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July 2003

Feasibility study of multidisciplinary oncology rounds by videoconference for surgeons in remote locales.

BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 2003 Jun 19;3. Epub 2003 Jun 19.

Cancer Care Ontario, 620 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5G 2L7.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1472-6947-3-7DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC165596PMC
June 2003

Association between extent of axillary lymph node dissection and patient, tumor, surgeon, and hospital factors in patients with early breast cancer.

J Surg Oncol 2003 Feb;82(2):84-90

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/jso.10198
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February 2003

Educating women about breast cancer. An intervention for women with a family history of breast cancer.

Can Fam Physician 2003 Jan;49:56-63

Division of Medical Oncology, Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ont.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2214123PMC
January 2003

A proposal for cervical screening information systems in developing countries.

Int J Cancer 2002 Nov;102(3):293-9

Division of Preventive Oncology, Cancer Care Ontario, 620 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 2L7.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ijc.10692DOI Listing
November 2002

Supportive care provided by physicians and nurses to women with breast cancer. Results from a population-based survey.

Support Care Cancer 2002 Nov 20;10(8):647-52. Epub 2002 Jul 20.

Psychosocial & Behavioural Research Unit, Toronto Sunnybrook Regional Cancer Centre, 790 Bay Street, Suite 950, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5G 1N8.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00520-002-0370-3
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November 2002

Medical informatics in an undergraduate curriculum: a qualitative study.

BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 2002 Sep 3;2. Epub 2002 Sep 3.

Community Medicine Residency Program, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC126228PMC
September 2002

The effect of a hepatitis serology testing algorithm on laboratory utilization.

J Eval Clin Pract 2002 Aug;8(3):327-32

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Canada.

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August 2002

Prophylactic bilateral mastectomy: patterns of practice.

Cancer 2002 Jul;95(2):236-42

The Centre for Research in Women's Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cncr.10680DOI Listing
July 2002

Gallstone expectoration following laparoscopic cholecystectomy.

Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci 2002 Apr-Jun;44(2):133-5

Department of Radiodiagnosis, Pt B.D. Sharma PGIMS, Rohtak, Haryana, India.

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June 2002

Effect on antibiotic prescribing of repeated clinical prompts to use a sore throat score: lessons from a failed community intervention study.

J Fam Pract 2002 Apr;51(4):339-44

Mt. Sinai Family Medicine Centre, 600 University Ave., Suite 413, Toronto, Ont., Canada M5G 1X5.

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April 2002

Canadian family physicians and prostate cancer: a national survey.

Can J Urol 1999 Dec;6(6):892-897

Psychosocial & Behavioural Research Unit, Toronto-Sunnybrook Regional Cancer Centre, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M4N 3M5.

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December 1999

Pilot study of an information aid for women with a family history of breast cancer.

Health Expect 1999 May;2(2):118-128

Divisions of Medical Oncology (EW), Preventive Medicine (PLC), and Psychology (BDD), University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Toronto Sunnybrook Regional Cancer Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Department of Surgery, Women's College Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Department of Genetics, North York General Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Department of Family and Community Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Behavioural Science Research Group, Princess Margaret Hospital; University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5061447PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1369-6513.1999.00038.xDOI Listing
May 1999

Reply by editor, Re: Meta-analysis and economic evaluation of LH-RH agonists' depot formulations in advanced prostatic carcinoma.

Authors:
Vivek Goel

Can J Urol 1998 Dec;5(5):671

Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto Institute for Clinical Evaluation Sciences.

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December 1998

Development of a patient decision aid for choice of surgical treatment for breast cancer.

Health Expect 1998 Jun;1(1):23-36

Divisions of Medical Oncology/Hematology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada; Divisions of Radiation Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada; Divisions of Surgical Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada; Toronto-Sunnybrook Regional Cancer Center, Toronto, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada; Institute for Clinical Evaluative Science in Ontario, Toronto, Canada; Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Ottawa, Ottawa; York County Hospital, Newmarket, Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5081065PMC
http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1369-6513.1998.00003.xDOI Listing
June 1998