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    Patterns of methadone maintenance treatment provision in Ontario: Policy success or pendulum excess?
    Can Fam Physician 2018 Feb;64(2):e95-e103
    Senior Scientist at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and Professor in the Department of Psychiatry, the Institute of Medical Science, and the Centre for Criminology and Sociolegal Studies at the University of Toronto.
    Objective: To describe recent trends and patterns in methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) practice regionally and over time in the province of Ontario.

    Design: Population-based descriptive study using health administrative data between September 1, 2011, and December 31, 2014.

    Setting: Ontario. Read More

    Systematic review of systematic reviews for medical cannabinoids: Pain, nausea and vomiting, spasticity, and harms.
    Can Fam Physician 2018 Feb;64(2):e78-e94
    Associate Professor of Evidence-Based Medicine in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Alberta.
    Objective: To determine the effects of medical cannabinoids on pain, spasticity, and nausea and vomiting, and to identify adverse events.

    Data Sources: MEDLINE, the Cochrane Database, and the references of included studies were searched.

    Study Selection: Systematic reviews with 2 or more randomized controlled trials (RCTs) that focused on medical cannabinoids for pain, spasticity, or nausea and vomiting were included. Read More

    Can Fam Physician 2018 Feb;64(2):e64-e75
    Coordonnatrice du transfert des connaissances et des données probantes au Collège des médecins de famille de l'Alberta et professeure clinique agrégée au Département de médecine familiale de l'Université de l'Alberta.

    Can Fam Physician 2018 Feb 15;64(2):e62-e63. Epub 2018 Feb 15.
    Professeur adjoint au Département de médecine familiale et communautaire de l'Université de Toronto, en Ontario, médecin membre du personnel au Département de médecine familiale et communautaire de l'Hôpital St Michael's à Toronto, et scientifique au Centre for Urban Health Solutions du Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute de l'Hôpital St Michael's.

    Can Fam Physician 2018 Feb 15;64(2):e59-e60. Epub 2018 Feb 15.
    Assistant Professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Toronto in Ontario, a staff physician in the Department of Family and Community Medicine at St Michael's Hospital in Toronto, and a scientist in the Centre for Urban Health Solutions of the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute at St Michael's Hospital.

    Can Fam Physician 2018 Feb;64(2):e54-e55
    Médecin de soins palliatifs au Département de médecine familiale et communautaire du Centre de santé Providence et professeure de clinique à la Division des soins palliatifs de l'Université de la Colombie-Britannique à Vancouver.

    Selection for family medicine residency training in Canada: How consistently are the same students ranked by different programs?
    Can Fam Physician 2018 Feb;64(2):129-134
    Data analyst in the Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Calgary.
    Objective: To examine the consistency of the ranking of Canadian and US medical graduates who applied to Canadian family medicine (FM) residency programs between 2007 and 2013.

    Design: Descriptive cross-sectional study.

    Setting: Family medicine residency programs in Canada. Read More

    Simplified guideline for prescribing medical cannabinoids in primary care.
    Can Fam Physician 2018 Feb;64(2):111-120
    Knowledge Translation and Evidence Coordinator for the Alberta College of Family Physicians and Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Alberta.
    Objective: To develop a clinical practice guideline for a simplified approach to medical cannabinoid use in primary care; the focus was on primary care application, with a strong emphasis on best available evidence and a promotion of shared, informed decision making.

    Methods: The Evidence Review Group performed a detailed systematic review of 4 clinical areas with the best evidence around cannabinoids: pain, nausea and vomiting, spasticity, and adverse events. Nine health professionals (2 generalist family physicians, 2 pain management-focused family physicians, 1 inner-city family physician, 1 neurologist, 1 oncologist, 1 nurse practitioner, and 1 pharmacist) and a patient representative comprised the Prescribing Guideline Committee (PGC), along with 2 nonvoting members (pharmacist project managers). Read More

    Can Fam Physician 2018 Feb 15;64(2):107-109. Epub 2018 Feb 15.
    Professeur adjoint au Département de médecine familiale et communautaire de l'Université de Toronto, en Ontario, médecin membre du personnel au Département de médecine familiale et communautaire de l'Hôpital St Michael's à Toronto, et scientifique au Centre for Urban Health Solutions du Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute de l'Hôpital St Michael's.

    Will the new opioid guidelines harm more people than they help? No.
    Can Fam Physician 2018 Feb 15;64(2):102-104. Epub 2018 Feb 15.
    Assistant Professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Toronto in Ontario, a staff physician in the Department of Family and Community Medicine at St Michael's Hospital in Toronto, and a scientist in the Centre for Urban Health Solutions of the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute at St Michael's Hospital.

    Can Fam Physician 2018 Jan;64(1):e49-e50
    Médecin de famille au sein de l'équipe de santé Happy Valley Family Health Team à St Mary (Ontario) et professeure adjointe au département de médecine familiale de la Faculté de médecine et de médecine dentaire Schulich de l'Université Western à London (Ont.).

    Does clinical exposure matter? Pilot assessment of patient visits in an urban family medicine residency program.
    Can Fam Physician 2018 Jan;64(1):e42-e48
    At the time of manuscript submission, was Associate Professor and Associate Director of the Research Program in the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Toronto.
    Objective: To determine the number of patient visits, patient demographic information, and diagnoses in an urban ambulatory care setting in a family medicine residency program, and assess the correlation between the number of patient visits and residents' in-training examination (ITE) scores.

    Design: Retrospective analysis of data from resident practice profiles, electronic medical records, and residents' final ITE scores.

    Setting: Family medicine teaching unit in a community hospital in Barrie, Ont. Read More

    Associations between sensory loss and social networks, participation, support, and loneliness: Analysis of the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging.
    Can Fam Physician 2018 Jan;64(1):e33-e41
    Professor of Psychology at the University of Toronto in Mississauga, Ont, and a clinical audiologist.
    Objective: To determine if hearing loss, vision loss, and dual sensory loss were associated with social network diversity, social participation, availability of social support, and loneliness, respectively, in a population-based sample of older Canadians and to determine whether age or sex modified the associations.

    Design: Cross-sectional population-based study.

    Setting: Canada. Read More

    Experiences of practice facilitators working on the Improved Delivery of Cardiovascular Care project: Retrospective case study.
    Can Fam Physician 2018 Jan;64(1):e23-e32
    Professor in the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Ottawa and Senior Research Advisor at the C.T. Lamont Primary Health Care Research Centre of the Bruyère Research Institute.
    Objective: To examine the barriers to and facilitators of practice facilitation experienced by participants in the Improving Delivery of Cardiovascular Care (IDOCC) project.

    Design: Case studies of practice facilitators' narrative reports.

    Setting: Eastern Ontario. Read More

    Can Fam Physician 2018 Jan;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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