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2017 Peer-Reviewed Publications

  1. Barth J, de Boer WEL, Busse JW, Hoving JL, Kedzia S, Couban R, Fischer K, van Allmen D, Spanjer J, Kunz R. Inter-rater agreement in evaluation of disability: systematic review of reproducibility studies. BMJ 2017. 356: j14 
  2. Biccard BM, Scott DJA, Chan MTV, Archbold A, Wang CY, Sigamani A, Urrútia G, Cruz P, Srinathan SK, Szalay D, Harlock J, Tittley JG, Rapanos T, Elias F, Jacka MJ, Malaga G, Abraham V, Berwanger O, Montes FR, Heels-Ansdell DM, Hutcherson MT, Chow CK, Polanczyk CA, Szczeklik W, Ackland GL, Dubois L, Sapsford RJ, Williams C, Cortés OL, Le Mananch Y, Devereaux PJ. Myocardial Injury After Noncardiac Surgery (MINS) in Vascular Surgical Patients: A Prospective Observational Cohort Study. Ann Surg. 2017 May 8. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000002290
  3. Boddaert J, Na N, Le Manach Y, Raux M, Cohen-Bittan J, Vallet H, Meziere A, Khiami F, Riou B. Prediction of postoperative mortality in elderly patients with hip fracture: are specific and geriatric scores better than general scores? Br J Anaesth. 2017 Jun 1;118(6):952-954.
  4. Borg Debono V, Mbuagbaw L, Paul J, Buckley N, Thabane L. Sharing some interim data in trial monitoring can mislead or unmask trial investigators: A scenario-based survey of trial experts. Contemporary Clinical Trials Communicaitons 2017 (7): 81-85
  5. Busse JW, Craigie S, Juurlink DN, Buckley DN, Wang L, Couban RJ, Agoritsas T, Akl EA, Carrasco-Labra A, Cooper L, Cull C, da Costa BR, Frank JW, Grant G, Iorio A, Persaud N, Stern S, Tugwell P, Vandvik PO, Guyatt GH. The 2017 Canadian Guideline for Opioid Therapy and Chronic Non-Cancer Pain  CMAJ. 2017 May 8; 189(18): E659-E666.
  6. Buckley N. Between Pain and Pleasure . Bio Business July/August 2017
  7. Chin KJ, Adhikary S, Sarwani N, Forero M. The analgesic efficacy of pre-operative bilateral erector spinae plan (ESP) blocks in patients having ventral hernia repair Anaesthesia 2017                                                                                                            
  8. De Tina A, Palanisamy A. General Anesthesia During the Third Trimester: Any Link to Neurocognitive Outcomes?Anesthesiology Clinics. 2017 vol.35 iss.1 pg.69 -80
  9. Devji T, Busse JW. Cochrane in CORR®: Industry Sponsorship and Research Outcome. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2017 Jun 20. doi: 10.1007/s11999-017-5421-7. [Epub ahead of print]
  10. Ergun S, Busse JW, Wong A. Mentorship in anesthesia: a survey of perspectives among Canadian anesthesia residents CJA Online. 2017 Jan 64(1): doi: 10.1007/s12630-017-0816-1
  11. Forero M, Rajarathinam M, Adhikary S, Chin KJ. Erector spinae plane (ESP) block in the management of post thoracotomy pain syndrome: A case series. Scandinavian Journal of Pain. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.sjpain.2017.08.013
  12. Le Manach Y, Sibilio S, Whitlock R. Xenon and Cardioprotection: Is This the Light at the End of the Tunnel? Anesthesiology. 2017 Sep 5.
  13. Liu J, Li L, Deng K, Xu C, Busse JW, Vandvik PO, Li S, Guyatt GH, Sun X. Incretin-based therapies and mortality in patients with type 2 diabetes: systematic review and meta-analysis. BMJ. 2017; 357: j2499
  14. Mulla SM, Makosso-Kallyth S, Nathalie St-Hilaire, Katrena Munsch, Peter B. Gove, Diane Heels-Ansdell, Gordon H. Guyatt, Busse JW. Factors Associated with Disability Benefits Duration Among Canadian Workers: A Retrospective Cohort Study. CMAJ Open. 2017; 5(1): E109-E115.  
  15. Rai AS, Khan JS, Dhaliwal J, Busse JW, Choi S, Devereaux PJ, Clarke H. Preoperative pregabalin or gabapentin for acute and chronic postoperative pain among patients undergoing breast cancer surgery: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2017 Jun 9. pii: S1748-6815(17)30232-2. doi: 10.1016/j.bjps.2017.05.054. [Epub ahead of print]
  16. Raux M, Le Manach Y, Gauss T, Baumgarten R, Hamada S, Harrois A, Riou B, Duranteau J, Langeron O, Mantz J, Paugam-Burtz C, Vigue B; TRAUMABASE Group. Comparison of the Prognostic Significance of Initial Blood Lactate and Base Deficit in Trauma Patients. Anesthesiology. 2017 Jan 6 DOI: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000001490
  17. Roshanov PS, Rochwerg B, Patel A, Salehian O, Duceppe E, Belley-Côté EP, Guyatt GH, Sessler DI, Le Manach Y, Borges FK, Tandon V, Worster A, Thompson A, Koshy M, Devereaux B, Spencer FA, Sanders RD, Sloan EN, Morley EE, Paul J, Raymer KE, Punthakee Z, Devereaux PJ. Withholding versus Continuing Angiotensin-converting Enzyme Inhibitors or Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers before Noncardiac Surgery: An Analysis of the Vascular events In noncardiac Surgery patIents cOhort evaluatioN Prospective Cohort. Anesthesiology. 2017 Jan; 126(1):16-27.
  18. Reddy S, Jones P, Shanthanna H, Damarell R, and Wakerman J. A Systematic Review of the Impact of Healthcare Reforms on Access to Emergency Department and Elective Surgery Services: 1994-2014. International Journal of Health Services. DOI: 10.1177/0020731417722089
  19. Roshanov PS, Eikelboom JW, Crowther M, Tandon V, Borges FK, Kearon C, Lamy A, Whitlock R, Biccard BM, Szczeklik W, Guyatt GH, Panju M, Spence J, Garg AX, McGillion M, VanHelder T, Kavsak PA, de Beer J, Winemaker M, Sessler DI, Le Manach Y, Sheth T, Pinthus JH, Thabane L, Simunovic MRI, Mizera R, Ribas S, Devereaux PJ; Vascular Events In Noncardiac Surgery Patients Cohort Evaluation (VISION) Investigators. Bleeding impacting mortality after noncardiac surgery: a protocol to establish diagnostic criteria, estimate prognostic importance, and develop and validate a prediction guide in an international prospective cohort study. CMAJ Open. 2017 Aug 4; 5(3):E594-E603.
  20. Spence J, Troncone M, Long S, Tzankova V, Tran S, Peachey J, LeManach Y, Paul J. Predictors of intraoperative testing in adults undergoing non-cardiac surgery within a regional hospital system. Can J Anaesth. 2017 Feb 27. doi: 10.1007/s12630-017-0857-5
  21. Uppal V, Retter S, Shanthanna H, Prabhakar C and McKeen DM. Hyperbaric Versus Isobaric Bupivacaine for Spinal Anesthesia: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis for Adult Patients Undergoing Noncesarean Delivery Surgery. Anesthesia & Analgesia 2017
  22. Wang M, Jin Y, Hu ZJ, Thabane A, Dennis B, Gajic-Veljanoski O, Paul J, Thabane L.   The reporting quality of abstracts of stepped wedge randomized trials is suboptimal: a systematic survey of the literature. Contemporary Clinical Trials Communication. 9
  23. Youssef N, Whitlock RP. The Routine Use of the Pulmonary Artery Catheter should be abandoned. Canadian Journal of Cardiology. 33(2017) 135-141

2017 Book and Book Chapters

  1. De Tina A.  and Zhou J. Abruptio Placenta and Placenta Previa. Anesthesiology Clinical Case Reviews. Chapter 50: p389-93, Editors LInda S. Aglio and Richard D. Urman, Springer, July 2017

2016 Peer-Reviewed Publications

  1. Agarwal A, Johnston BC, Vernooij RWM, Carrasco-Labra A, Brignardello-Petersen R, Neumann I, Akl EA, Sun X, Briel M, Busse JW, Ebrahim S, Granados CE, Iorio A, Irfan A, Martinez-Garcia L, Mustafa RA, Ramirez-Morera A, Selva A, Solà I, Sanabrai AJ, Tikkinen KAO, Vandvik PO, Zhang M, Zazueta OE, Zhou Q, Schunemann HJ, Guyatt GH, Alonso-Coello P. Authors seldom report the most patient-important outcomes and absolute effect measures in systematic review abstracts. J Clin Epidemiol. 2016. [Epub ahead of print]
  2. Aleem IS, Aleem I, Evaniew N, Busse JW, Yaszemski M, Agarwal A, Einhorn T, Bhandari M. Efficacy of Electrical Stimulators for Bone Healing: A Meta-Analysis of Sham-Controlled Randomized Trials. Scientific Reports. 2016; 6: 31724
  3. Almeida CP, Couban R, Kallyth SM, Cabral VK, Craigie S, Busse JW, Silva DR. Predictors of in-hospital mortality among patients with pulmonary tuberculosis: a protocol of systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies. BMJ Open. 2016 Nov 24;6(11):e011957. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-011957.
  4. Alonso-Coello P, Carrasco-Labra A, Brignardello-Petersen R, Neumann I, Akl EA, Vernooij RWM, Johnston BC, Sun X, Briel M, Busse JW, Ebrahim S, Granados CE, Iorio A, Irfan A, García LM, Mustafa RA, Ramírez-Morera A, Selva A, Solà I, Sanabria AJ, Tikkinen KAO, Vandvik PO, Zazueta OE, Zhang Y, Zhou Q, Schünemann H, Guyatt GH.Systematic reviews experience major limitations in reporting absolute effects. J Clin Epidemiol. 2016 Apr; 72: 16-26.
  5. Amour J, Garnier M, Szymezak J, Le Manach Y, Helley D, Bertil S, Ouattara A, Riou B and Gaussem P. Prospective observational study of the effect of dual antiplatelet therapy with tranexamic acid treatment on platelet function and bleeding after cardiac surgery. Br. J. Anaesth. 2016: 117 (6), p749-757. doi: 10.1093/bja/aew357

  6. Bachmann M, de Boer W, Schandelmaier S, Leibold A, Marelli R, Jeger J, Hoffmann-Richter U, Mager R, Schaad H, Zumbrunn T, Vogel N, Bänziger O, Busse JW, Fischer K, Kunz R. Use of a structured functional evaluation process for independent medical evaluations of claimants presenting with disabling mental illness: rationale and design for a multi-center reliability study. BMC Psychiatry. 2016; 16(1): 271.
  7. Busse JW, Juurlink D, Guyatt GHAddressing the limitations of the CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain. CMAJ. 2016. [Epub ahead of print]

  8. Busse JW, Bhandari M, Einhorn TA, Schemitsch E, Heckman JD, Tornetta III P, Leung K-S, Heels-Ansdell D, Makosso-Kallyth S, Rocca GJD, Jones CB, Guyatt GH. Low Intensity Pulsed Ultrasound Following Operative Fracture Fixation. BMJ. 2016; 355: i5351
  9. Centofanti J, Swinton M, Dionne J, Barefah A, Boyle A, Woods A, Shears M, Heels-Ansdell D, Cook D. Resident reflections on end-of-life education: a mixed-methods study of the 3 Wishes Project. BMJ Open. 2016 Mar 31;6(3):e010626. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-010626.
  10. Choi S, O’Hare T, Gollish J, Paul JE, Kreder H, Thorp KE, Katz JD, Mamdani M, Moisiuk P, McCartney CJ. Optimizing Pain and Rehabilitation After Knee Arthroplasty: A Two-Center, Randomized Trial. Anesthesia and Analgesia. 2016: 123(5). doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000001469
  11. Chow CH, Van Lieshout RJ, Schmidt LA, Dobson KG, Buckley NSystematic Review: Audiovisual Interventions for Reducing Preoperative Anxiety in Children Undergoing Elective Surgery. J Pediatr Psychol. 2016 Mar;41(2):182-203. doi: 10.1093/jpepsy/jsv094. Epub 2015 Oct 1
  12. Collins GS, Le Manach YUninformative and misleading comparison of EuroSCORE and EuroSCORE II. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2016 Jul 28.
  13. Collins GS, Le Manach Y. Nomograms need to be presented in full. Cancer. 2016 Sep 14. doi: 10.1002/cncr.30347.
  14. Collins GS, Le Manach Y. Flawed validation of FRAX. Bone. 2016 Dec; 93:217. doi: 10.1016/j.bone.2015.07.005
  15. Collins GS, Le Manach Y. Flaws in the development of the CHESS score. Eur J Neurol. 2016 Jul;23(7):e41. PMID: 27272111
  16. Daurat A, Roger C, Gris J, Daurat G, Feissel M, Le Manach Y, Lefrant J, Muller LApheresis platelets are more frequently associated with adverse reactions than pooled platelets both in recipients and in donors: a study from French hemovigilance data. Transfusion. 2016 Jan 26.
  17. Deschamps A, Hall R, Grocott H, Mazer D, Choi P, Turgeon A, de Medicis, Bussieres JS, Hudson C, Syed S, Seal D, Herd S, Lambert J, Denault A. Cerebral Oximetry Monitoring to Maintain Normal Cerebral Oxygen Saturation during High-risk Cardiac Surgery: A Randomized Controlled Feasibility Trail. Anesthesiology. 2016 Apr; 124(4):826-36
  18. Douketis JD, Syed S, Schulman S. Periprocedural Management of Direct Oral Anticoagulants: Comment on the 2015 American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine Guidelines. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2016 Mar-Apr;41(2):127-9
  19. Douketis J, Schulman S, Syed S. Reply to Dr Lessire et al. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2016 Nov/Dec;41(6):788.
  20. Douketis J, Wang G, Chan N, Eikelboom JW, Syed S, Barty R, Moffat KA, Spencer FA, Blostein M, Shulman S. Effect of Standardized Perioperative Dabigatran Interruption on Residual Anticoagulation Effect at the Time of Surgery or Procedure. Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis. 2016 Jan;14(1):89-97. doi: 10.1111/jth.13178. Epub 2016 Jan 4
  21. Fischer MO, Le Manach Y. Perioperative medicine: From theorical guidelines to clinical practice. Anaesth Crit Care Pain Med. 2016 Aug; 35(4):241-2.
  22. Forero M, Adhikary S, Lopez H, Tsui C, Chin K. The erector spinae plane (ESP) block: a novel analgesic technique in thoracic neuropathic pain. Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine Journal. Vol 41(5) Sept/Oct 2016.
  23. Hofer IS, Le Manach Y, Cannesson M. Current Quality Registries Lack the Accurate Data Needed to Perform Adequate Reliability Adjustments. Anesthesiology. 2016 Aug; 125(2):422-3.
  24. Kalfon P, Le Manach Y, Ichai C, Bréchot N, Cinotti R, Dequin PF, Riu-Poulenc B, Montravers P, Annane D, Dupont H, Sorine M, Riou B,; CGAO-REA Study Group. Severe and multiple hypoglycemic episodes are associated with increased risk of death in ICU patients. Critical Care (2015) 19:153
  25. Karkouti K, Callum J, Wijeysundera DN, Rao, V, Crowther M, Grocott HP, Pinto R, Scales DC and TACS Investigators. Point-of-Care Hemostatic Testing in Cardiac Surgery: A Stepped-Wedge Clustered Randomized Controlled Trial. Circulation. 2016, 134:1152-1162
  26. Kasenda B, Sun X, von Elm E, Schandelmaier S, Blümle A, You J, Tomonaga Y, Saccilotto R, Amstutz A, Bengough T, Meerpohl J, Stegert M, Tikkinen KAO, Neumann I, Carrasco-Labra A, Faulhaber M, Mulla S, Mertz D, Akl EA, Bassler D, Busse JW, Ferreira-González I, Lamontagne F, Ebrahim S, Hemkens L, Nordmann A, Rosenthal R, Olu KK, Vandvik PO, Johnston BC, Walter MA, Schwenkglenks M, Moja L, Bucher HC, Guyatt GH, Briel M. Agreements between Industry and Academia on Publication Rights: A Retrospective Study of Protocols and Publications of Randomized Clinical Trials. PLoS Med. 2016; 13(6): e1002046.

  27. Khan JS, Devereaux PJ, LeManach Y, Busse JW. Patient coping and expectations about recovery predict the development of chronic post-surgical pain after traumatic tibial fracture repair. Br J Anaesth. 2016 Sep;117(3):365-70

  28. Klausenitz C, Hesse T, Hacker H, Hahnenkamp K, Usichenko TAuricular acupuncture for pre-exam anxiety in medical students: a prospective obervational Pilot Investigation. Acupunct Med 2016;34:90-4.
  29. Le Manach Y, Rodseth R, Le Bihan-Benjamin C, Biccard B, Riou B, Devereaux PJ, Landais P, Collins G. In Reply. Anesthesiology. 2016 Oct; 125(4):816-7.
  30. Le Manach Y, Collins G, Rodseth R, Le Bihan-Benjamin C, Biccard B, Riou B, Devereaux PJ, Landais P.Preoperative Score to Predict Postoperative Mortality (POSPOM): Derivation and Validation. 2016 Mar;124(3):570-9
  31. Le Manach Y, Collins GS, Devereaux PJ. Hip Fracture Surgery vs Elective Total Hip Replacement--Reply. JAMA. 2016 Mar 1; 15(9):942-3.
  32. Landais P, Chkair S, Chevallier T, Lomma M, Le Manach Y,  Daurès J. Health-Economic Researches in Perioperative Medicine. Current Anesthesiology Reports, September 2016, Volume 6, Issue 3, pp 299–30
  33. Li L, Li S, Liu J, Deng K, Busse JW, Vandvik PO, Wong E, Sohani ZN, Bala MM, Rios LP, Malaga G, Ebrahim S, Shen J, Zhang L, Zhao P, Chen Q, Wang Y, Guyatt GH, Sun X. Glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonists and heart failure in type 2 diabetes: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized and observational studies. BMC Cardiovascular Disorders. 2016 May 11; 16(1): 91
  34. Li L, Li S, Deng K, Liu J, Vandvik PO, Zhao P, Zhang L, Shen J, Bala MM, Sohani ZN, Wong E, Busse JW, Ebrahim S, Malaga G, Rios LP, Wang Y, Chen Q, Guyatt GH, Sun X. Dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors and risk of heart failure in type 2 diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized and observational studies. BMJ. 2016 Feb 17; 352: i610
  35. McGillion M, Devereaux PJ, Yost J, Turner A, Bender D, Scott T, Carroll SL, Ritvo P, Peter E, Lamy A, Furze G, Krull K, Dunlop V, Good A, Bedini D, Naus F, Pettit S, Henry S, Probst C,  Mills J, Gossage E, Travale I, Duquette J, Taberner C, Bhavnani S, Khan JS, Cowan D, Romeril E, Lee J, Collela T, Choinière M, Busse JW, Katz J, Victor JC, Hoch J, Isranauwatchai W, Kaasalainen S, Ladak S, O’Keefe-McCarthy S, Parry M, Sessler D, Stacey M, Stevens B, Stremler R, Thabane L, Watt-Watson J, Whitlock R, MacDermid J, Leegaard M, McKelvie R, Hillmer M, L Cooper L, Arthur G, Sider K, Oliver S, Boyajian K, Farrow M, Lawton C, Gamble D, Walsh J, Field M. S LeFort S, Clyne W, Ricupero M, Poole L, Russell-Wood K, Weber M, McNeil J, Alpert R, Sharpe S, Bhella S, Mohajer D, Ponnambalam S, Lakhani N, Khan R, Liu P. Technology-Enabled Remote Monitoring and Self-Management — Vision for Patient Empowerment Following Cardiac and Vascular Surgery: User Testing and Randomized Controlled Trial Protocol. JMIR Res Protoc 2016; 5(3): e14
  36. Moura MDG, Lopes LC, Biavatti MW, Busse JW, Wang L, Kennedy SA, Bergamaschi CdC. Brazilian Herbal Medication for Osteoarthritis: A Protocol for a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Syst Rev. 2016 May 21;5(1):86
  37. Mouravska N, Zielinski L Bhatt M, Bawor M, Dennis B, Banfield L, MacKillop J, Paul J, Worster A, Laplante P, Thabane L, Samaan Z. Adverse outcomes associated with opioid prescription for acute low back pain: A systematic review protocol. Systematic Reviews. Submitted November 2016
  38. Murad MH, Guyatt GH, Domecq JP, Vernooij RW, Erwin PJ, Meerpohl JJ, Prutsky GJ, Akl EA, Mueller K, Bassler D, Schandelmaier S, Walter SD, Busse JW, Kasenda B, Pagano G, Pardo-Hernandez H, Montori VM, Wang Z, Briel M.Randomized trials addressing a similar question are commonly published after a trial stopped early for benefit. J Clin Epidemiol. 2016. doi: 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2016.10.006. [Epub ahead of print]
  39. Nguyen T, Winter A, Spence J, Leguelinel-Blache G, Landais P, Le Manach YCausal Inference in Anesthesia and Perioperative Observational Studies. Current Anesthesiology Reports, September 2016, Volume 6, Issue 3, pp 293–298
  40. Rempel J, Busse JW, Drew B, Reddy K, Cenic A, Kachur E, Murty N, Candelaria H, Moore AE, Riva JJ. Patients’ Attitudes Toward Non-Physician Screening of Low Back and Low Back-Related Leg Pain Complaints Referred for Surgical Assessment. Spine. [Published ahead of print] doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000001764

  41. Roshanov P, Rochwerg B, Patel A, Salehian O, Duceppe E, Belley-Cote E, Guyatt G, Sessler D, Le Manach Y, Borges F, Tandon V, Worster  A,Thompson A, Koshy M , Devereaux B, Spencer F, Sanders R, Sloan E, Morley E, Paul J, Raymer K, Punthakee Z, Devereaux PJ. Withholding Versus Continuing Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors or Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers Before Noncardiac Surgery: An Analysis of the VISION Prospective Cohort. Anesthesiology. Accepted July 2016
  42. Schandelmaier S, Conen K, Sun X, von Elm E, You J, Blümle A, Tomonaga Y, Saccilotto R, Amstutz A, Bengough T, Meerpohl J, Stegert M, Olu KK, Tikkinen KAO, Neumann I, Carrasco-Labra A, Faulhaber M, Mulla S, Mertz D, Akl EA, Bassler D, Busse JW, Ferreira-González I, Lamontagne F, Nordmann A, Gloy V, Raatz H, Moja L, Rosenthal R, Schwenkglenks M, Hemkens LG, Bucher HC, Guyatt GH, Briel M, Kasenda BPlanning and reporting of quality of life outcomes in randomized cancer trials – a comparison of protocols and publications. Ann Oncol. 2016; 27(1): 209.
  43. Schandelmaier S, Kasenda B, Conen K, Sun X, von Elm E, You J, Blümle A, Tomonaga Y, Saccilotto R, Amstutz A, Bengough T, Meerpohl J, Stegert M, Olu KK, Tikkinen KAO, Neumann I, Carrasco-Labra A, Faulhaber M, Mulla S, Mertz D, Akl EA, Bassler D, Busse JW, Ferreira-González I, Lamontagne F, Nordmann A, Gloy V, Raatz H, Moja L, Rosenthal R, Ebrahim S, Hemkens L, Vandvik PO, Johnston BC, Walter MA, Burnand B, Schwenkglenks M, Hemkens LG, Bucher HC, Cook DJ, Meade MO, Guyatt GH, Briel M. Premature Discontinuation of Randomized Trials in Critical and Emergency Care: A Retrospective Cohort Study. Crit Care Med. 2016; 44(1):130-7
  44. Sekercioglu N, Guyatt G, Thabane L, Akhtar-Danesh N, Iorio A, Busse JW, Florez I, Al Khalifah R, Motta R, Ewusie JE, Martinez JPD, Isayama TA critical appraisal of chronic kidney disease mineral and bone disorders clinical practice guidelines using the AGREE II instrument. International Urology and Nephrology. 2016 [epub ahead of print]
  45. Sekercioglu N, Busse JW, Mustafa RA, Guyatt GH, Thabane L. Cinacalcet versus standard treatment for chronic kidney disease: a protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis. Syst Rev. 2016; 5(1): 2
  46. Sekercioglu N, Busse JW, Sekercioglu MF, Agarwal A, Shaikh S, Lopes LC, Mustafa RA, Guyatt GH, Thabane L.Cinacalcet versus standard treatment for chronic kidney disease: A systematic review and meta-analysisRen Fail. 2016 May 2:1-18.
  47. Shanthanna H, Gilron I, Thabane L, Devereaux PJ, Bhandari M, Alamri R, Rajarathinam M, Kamath S.Gabapentinoids for chronic low back pain: a protocol for systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials. BMJ Open 2016;6:e013200 doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2016-013200
  48. Shanthanna H, Aboutouk D, Poon E, Paul J, Finley C. A Retrospective Study of Open Thoracotomies Compared to Thoracoscopic Surgeries for Persistent Post-Thoracotomy Pain. J. Clinical Anesthesia. 2016;35:215-20
  49. Shanthanna  H, Busse  JW, Thabane  L, Paul  J, Couban  R, Choudhary  H, Kaushal A, Suzumura  E, Kim  I, Harsha  P. Local anesthetic injections with or without steroid for chronic non-cancer pain: a protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Systematic Reviews: (2016) 5:18 DOI: 10.1186/s13643-016-0190-z
  50. Shanthanna H, Mendis N, Goel A.Cervical epidural analgesia in current anaesthesia practice: systematic review of its clinical utility and rationale, and technical considerations. British Journal of Anesthesia: (2016) Vol 116 (2): 192-207
  51. Siddiqui A, Tse A, Paul J, Fitzgerald P, Teh BPostoperative epidural analgesia for patients undergoing pectus excavatum corrective surgery: a 10-year retrospective analysis. Local and Regional Anesthesia. 2016:9 25–33
  52. Sriganesh K, Shanthanna H, Busse JWA Brief Overview of Systematic Reviews and Meta-analyses. The Indian Journal of Anesthesia. 2016; 60(9): 689-694

  53. Sriganesh K, Busse JW, Venkataramaiah S, Rachana C. Perceptions and practices of internet use: A cross-sectional survey of the Bangalore chapter of the Indian Society of Anesthesiologists. The Indian Journal of Anaesthesia. 2016; 60(10): 771-774.
  54. Stegert M, Kasenda B, von Elm E, You JJ, Blümle A, Tomonaga Y, Saccilotto R, Amstutz A, Bengough T, Briel M; DISCO study group. An analysis of protocols and publications suggested that most discontinuations of clinical trials were not based on preplanned interim analyses or stopping rules. J Clin Epidemiol. 2016; 69: 152-60.
  55. Thabane A, Dennis BB, Gajic-Veljanoski O, Paul J, Thabane L. (in press). Reporting quality of stepped wedge design randomised trials: a systematic review protocol.
  56. Uppal V, Shanthanna H, Prabhakar C, McKeen DM. Intrathecal hyperbaric versus isobaric bupivacaine for adult non-caesarean-section surgery: systematic review protocol. 2016 May 18;6(5):e010885. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-010885.
  57. VanDeCappelle C, Ma HK, Ho ECesarean section under combined spinal epidural in parturient with frontal glioma. J Neuroanaesthesiol Crit Care 2016;3:129-32.
  58. Wang L, Guyatt GH, Kennedy SA, Romerosa B, Kwon HY, Kaushal A, Chang Y, Craigie S, de Almeida CPB, Couban RJ, Parascandalo SR, Izhar Z, Reid S, Khan JS, McGillion M, Busse JW. Predictors of Persistent Pain Following Breast Cancer Surgery: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Observational Studies. CMAJ. July 11, 2016, doi: 10.1503/cmaj.151276
  59. Wąsowicz M, Syed S, Wijeysundera DN, Starzyk Ł, Grewal D, Ragoonanan T, Harsha P, Travis G, Carroll J, Karkouti K, Beattie WSEffectiveness of Platelet Inhibition on Major Adverse Cardiac Events in Non-Cardiac Surgery after Percutaneous Coronary Intervention:a prospective cohort study. BJA 2016 Apr;116(4):493-500. Epub 2016 Feb 16.
  60. Weis CA, Stuber K, Nash J, Barrett J, Greco A, Kipershlak A, Glenn T, Desjardins R, Busse JW. Attitudes towards chiropractic: A survey of Canadian obstetricians. J Evid Based Complementary Altern Med. 2016; 21(2): 92-104
  61. Whippey A, Kostandoff G, Ma HK, Cheng J, Thabane L, Paul J. Predictors of unanticpated admission following ambulatory surgery in the pediatric population: a retrospective case-control study. Pediatric Anesthesia 2016 Aug 26(8): 831-7 doi: 10.1111/pan.12937. Epub 2016 Jun 1

2016 Book Chapters

  1. Shanthanna H, Kalagara H, Mounir Soliman L. Prevention of Chronic Pain After Hospitalization. Prevention of Chronic Postoperative Pain: Myth or Reality?Chapter 27. Chronic Pain Management for the Hospitalized Patient. Published March 16 2016 Oxford University Press
  2. Streitberger K, Usichenko T. Acupuncture analgesia for interventions. In: Filshie, White, Cummings (editors). Medical Acupuncture: A Western Scientific Approach, 2nd edition, 2016 Elsevier
  3. Ungard RG, Buckley N, Singh G. Cancer-Induced Pain. In: Singh G, editor. Oncodynamics: Effects of Cancer Cells on the Body. Cham: Springer International Publishing; 2016. p. 129-45
  4. Usichenko, Anders E. Auricular acupuncture. In: Filshie, White, Cummings (editors). Medical Acupuncture: A Western Scientific Approach, 2nd edition, 2016 Elsevier.

2015 Peer-Reviewed Publications

  1. Alonso-Coello P, Carrasco-Labra A, Brignardello-Petersen R, Neumann I, Akl EA, Vernooij RWM, Johnston BC, Sun X, Briel M, Busse JW, Ebrahim S, Granados CE, Iorio A, Irfan A, García LM, Mustafa RA, Ramírez-Morera A, Selva A, Solà I, Sanabria AJ, Tikkinen KAO, Vandvik PO, Zazueta OE, Zhou Q, Schünemann H, Guyatt GH. Systematic reviews suffer from major limitations in reporting absolute effects. J Clin Epidemiol. 2015 Nov
  2. Akl EA, Carrasco-Labra A, Brignardello-Petersen R, Neumann I, Johnston BC, Sun X, Briel M, Busse JW, Ebrahim S, Granados CE, Iorio A, Irfan A, García LM, Mustafa RA, Ramírez-Morera A, Selva A, Solà I, Sanabria AJ, Tikkinen KAO, Vandvik P, Vernooij RWM, Zazueta OE, Zhou Q, Guyatt GH, Alonso-Coello P. Reporting, handling, and assessing the risk of bias associated with missing participant data in systematic reviews: a methodological survey. BMJ Open. 2015; 5(9): e009368
  3. Akl EA, Kahale LA, Agoritsas T, Brignardello-Petersen R, Busse JW, Labra AC, Ebrahim S, Neumann I, Sola I, Sun X, Vandvik P, Zhang Y, Alonso-Coello P, Guyatt GHandling trial participants with missing outcome data when conducting a meta-analysis: a systematic survey of proposed approaches. Syst Rev. 2015; 4(1): 98
  4. Akl EA, Shawwa K, Kahale L, Agoritsas T, Brignardello-Petersen R, Busse JW, Carrasco A, Ebrahim S, Johnston BC, Neumann I, Sola I, Sun X, Vandvik P, Alonso-Coello P, Guyatt GHReporting missing participant data in randomized trials: systematic survey of the methodological literature and a proposed guide. BMJ Open. 2015; 5 (12): e008431
  5. Ayeni F, Paul J. Examining the Role of Perioperative Nerve Blocks in Hip Arthroscopy - A Systematic Review. Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery. Accepted December 2015
  6. Buckley N. The prescription opioid epidemic: a call to action for our profession. CJA: 23 October 2015
  7. Busse JW, Guyatt GH. Co-presentation of relative and absolute effects is essential to promote optimal interpretability of treatment effects. J Clin Epidemiol. 2015; 68(3): 355-6
  8. Busse JW, Mahmood H, Maqbool B, Maqbool A, Zahran A, Mohammed A, Alshaqaq E, Persaud N, Cooper L, Carol A, Sumpton J, McGinnis E, Fowler MJ, Rosenbaum D, Lidster N, Buckley DM. Characteristics of Patients on Long-Term Opioid Therapy for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain: A Cross-Sectional Survey of Pain Clinic Attendees. CMAJ Open.2015; 3 (3): E324-E330 http://www.cmajopen.ca/content/3/3/E324.full.pdf+html
  9. Berwanger O, Le Manach Y, Suzumura EA, Biccard B, Srinathan SK, Szczeklik W, Espirito Santo JA, Santucci E, Cavalcanti AB, Archbold RA, Devereaux PJ; VISION Investigators. . Association between pre-operative statin use and major cardiovascular complications among patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery: the VISION study. Eur Heart J. September 2015 DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehv456
  10. Collins GS, Ogundimu EO, Le Manach YAssessing calibration in an external validation study. Spine J. 2015 Nov 1;15(11):2446-7

  11. Collins GS, Le Manach YProblems With the Development and Validation of a Prognostic Model. Am J Transplant. 2015 Sep;15(9):2529-30
  12. Collins GS, Le Manach YLarge study but weak test of internal validation. Arthritis Rheumatol. Vol 67(12), December 2015, p3327-3330
  13. Collins GS, Le Manach YFlawed validation of FRAXBone. 2015 Jul 6

  14. Collins GS, Le Manach YKnowingly repeating an incorrect and inefficient analysis is flawed logicEur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2015 May 28

  15. Busse JW, Bartlett S, Dougados M, Johnston BC, Guyatt GH, Kirwan J, Kwoh K, Maxwell LJ, Moore A, Singh JA, Stevens R, Strand V, Suarez-Almazor ME, Tugwell P, Wells G. Optimal Strategies for Reporting Pain in Clinical Trials and Systematic Reviews: Recommendations from a 2014 OMERACT Workshop. J Rheumatol. 2015 May 15. pii: jrheum.141440. [Epub ahead of print]
  16. Busse JW, Ebrahim S, Heels-Ansdell D, Wang L, Couban R, Walter SD. The association of early opioid use, chiropractic care and physical therapy for acute low back pain with Workers' Compensation claim duration: An observational cohort study. BMJ Open. 2015; 5: e007836. http://bmjopen.bmj.com/content/5/8/e007836.short?g=w_open_current_tab
  17. Canadian Pain Society Study Day ParticipantsSafety and Effectiveness of the Herpes Zoster Vaccine to Prevent Postherpetic Neuraligia: 2014 Update and Consensus Statement from the Canadian Pain Societ. Pain Res Manag. 2015; 20(1): 46-47
  18. Cordovani L, Cordovani DA literature review on observational learning for medical motor skills and anesthesia teaching. Adv in Health Sci Educ: Oct 2015. DOI 10.1007/s10459-015-9646-5
  19. Dennis B, Roshanov P, Bawor M, Paul J, Varenbut M, Daiter J, Plater C, Pare G, 
    Marsh D, Worster A, Desai D, Thabane L, Samaan Z.
    Usefulness of the Brief Pain Inventory inPatients with Opioid Addiction ReceivingMethadone Maintenance Treatment. Pain Physician 2016; 19:E181-E195
  20. Dennis B, Bawor M, Naji L, Chan C, Varenbut J, Paul J, Varenbut M, Daiter J, Plater C, Pare G, Marsh D, Worster A, Desai D, Thabane L, Samaan Z. Impact of Chronic Pain On Treatment Prognosis for Patients with Opioid Use Disorder: A Systematic Review and meta-analysis. Subst Abuse. 2015 Sep 10;9:59-80
  21. Domuracki K, Wong A, Olivieri L, Grierson LEMThe impacts of observing flawed and flawless demonstrations on clinical skill learning. Medical Education 2015: 49: 186–192
  22. Ebrahim S, Bance S, Mulla SM, Montoya L, Malachowski C, Kamal el Din M, Busse JWMeasures of Symptom Exaggeration for Mental Health Disorders: A Systematic Review. Journal of Insurance Medicine: 2015; 45 (2): 103-109.
  23. Ebrahim S, Malachowski C, Kamal El Din M, Mulla SM, Montoya L, Bance S, Busse JWMeasures of patients' expectations about recovery: a systematic review. J Occup Rehabil. 2015; 25(1): 240-55.
  24. Forero M, Heikkila A, Paul J, Cheng J, Thabane L. Lumbar transversus abdominis plane block: the role of local anesthetic volume and concentration-a pilot, prospective, randomized controlled trial. Pilot and Feasibility Studies: (2015) 1:10 DOI 10.1186/s40814-015-0002-6
  25. Hindle A, Cheng J, Thabane L, Wong A. Web-Based Learning for Emergency Airway Management in Anesthesia Residency Training. Anesthesiology Research and Practice. Vol. 2015, Article ID 971406, 6 pages, 2015. doi:10.1155/2015/971406
  26. Kalfon P, Le Manach Y, Ichai C, Bréchot N, Cinotti R, Dequin PF, Riu-Poulenc B, Montravers P, Annane D, Dupont H, Sorine M, Riou B; CGAO-REA Study Group. Severe and multiple hypoglycemic episodes are associated with increased risk of death in ICU patients. Crit Care. 2015 Apr 8;19(1):153. [Epub ahead of print]
  27. Karkouti K, Grocott HP, Hall R, Jessen ME, Kruger C, Lerner AB, MacAdams C, Mazer CD, de Medicis E, Myles P, Ralley F, Rheault MR, Rochon A, Slaughter MS, Sternlicht A, Syed S, Waters T. Interrelationship of perioperative anemia and RBC transfusion as potentially modifiable risk factors for acute kidney injury in cardiac surgery: a historical multicenter cohort study. Can J Anesth 2015:62(4):377-384. Epub Dec 24.
  28. Khan J, Gilbert J, Sharma A, Le Manach Y, Yee D. Perspectives of anesthesia residents training in Canada on fellowship training, research, and future practice locatiion Can J Anaesth. 2015 Sep;62(9):956-63

  29. Khan J, Katz J, Montbriand J, Ladak S, McCluskey S, Srinivas C, Ko R, Grant D, Bradbury A, Le Manach Y, Clarke HSurgically placed abdominal wall catheters on postoperative analgesia and outcomes after living liver donation. Liver Transpl. 2015 Apr;21(4):478-86. doi: 10.1002/lt.24073. Epub 2015 Mar 12
  30. Le Manach Y, Collins GS. Disagreement between cardiac output measurement devices: which device is the gold standard? Br J Anaesth. 2015 October 29
  31. Le Manach Y, Collins G, Bhandari M, Bessissow A, Boddaert J, Khiami F, Chaudhry H, De Beer J, Riou B, Landais P, Winemaker M, Boudemaghe T, Devereaux PJOutcomes After Hip Fracture Surgery Compared With Elective Total Hip Replacement. JAMA. 2015;314(11):1159-1166. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.10842
  32. Leslie K and the ENIGMA-II InvestigatorsNitrous Oxide and Serious Long-term Morbidity and Mortality in the Evaluation of Nitrous Oxide in the Gas Mixture for Anaesthesia (ENIGMA)-II Trial. Anesthesiology: 123(6); 2015: 1267-1280
  33. Maxwell LJ, Wells GA, Simon LS, Conaghan PG, Grosskleg S, Scrivens K, Beaton DE, Bingham III C, Busse JW, Christensen R, Goel N, Juni P, Kaiser U, Lyddiatt A, Mease P, Ostelo R, Phillips K, Sapunar D, Singh JA, Strand V, Taylor A, Terwee C, Tugwell P. The current state of reporting pain outcomes in Cochrane reviews of chronic musculoskeletal pain conditions and considerations for an OMERACT research agenda. J Rheumatol. 2015 Sep 15. pii: jrheum.141423. [Epub ahead of print]
  34. McGillion MH, Turner A, Carroll SL, Furze G, Busse JW, Lamy AOptimizing Self-Management to Reduce Chronic Pain and Disability after Cardiac Surgery. Br J Cardiol 2015; 22: 38-39
  35. McMurtry A, Wilson K, Clarkin C, Walji R, Kilian BC, Kilian CC, Lohfeld L, Alolabi B, Hagino C, Busse JWThe development of vaccination perspectives among chiropractic, naturopathic and medical students: a case study of professional enculturation. Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract. 2015 Mar 25. [Epub ahead of print]
  36. Mollon B, Lee A, Busse JW, Griffin AM, Ferguson P, Theodoropoulos JThe Effect of Surgical Synovectomy and Radiotherapy on the Rate of Recurrence of Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis of the Knee: An Individual Patient Meta-Analysis. Bone Joint J. 2015; 97-B: 550–7
  37. Mulla SM, Wang L, Khokhar R, Izhar Z, Agarwal A, Couban R, Buckley DN, Moulin DE, Panju A, Makosso-Kallyth S, Turan A, Montori VM, Sessler DI, Thabane L, Guyatt GH, Busse JW. Management of central post-stroke pain: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials. Stroke. 2015;46: 2853-2860
  38. Mulla SM, Maqbool A, Sivananthan L, Lopes LC, Schandelmaier S, Kamaleldin M, Hsu S, Riva JJ, Vandvik PO, Tsoi L, Lam T, Ebrahim S, Johnston BC, Olivieri L, Montoya L, Kunz R, Scheidecker A, Buckley DN, Sessler DI, Guyatt GH, Busse JW. Reporting of IMPACT-recommended core outcome domains among trials assessing opioids for chronic non-cancer pain. Pain. 2015 May 26. [Epub ahead of print]
  39. Oczkowski S, Rochwerg B, Sawchuk C. Withdrawing versus not offering cardiopulmonary resusciation: Is there a difference? Can Respri J. 2015(1): 20-22
  40. Paul JE, Nantha-Aree M, Buckley N, Cheng J, Thabane L, Tidy A, de Beer J, Winemaker M, WismerD, Punthakee D, Avram VA Randomized Controlled Trial of Gabapentin as an Adjunct to Perioperative Analgesia in Total Hip Arthroplasty . Can J Anesth. 205 May; 62(5): 476-84
  41. Poon E, Gilbert J, Centofanti JE, Buckley DNPain Teaching in the Undergraduate Medical Program in the Faculty of Health Science at McMaster University: A Curriculum Review. Journal PAIN. Submitted December 2014
  42. Reininga IHF, Brouwer S, Dijkstra A, Busse JW, Ebrahim S, Wendt KW, el Moumni MMeasuring illness beliefs in patients with lower extremity injuries: Reliability and validity of the Dutch version of the Somatic Pre-Occupation and Coping questionnaire (SPOC-NL). Injury. 2015; 46(2): 308-14.
  43. Rosenthal R, Kasenda B, Dell-Kuster S, von Elm E, You J, Blümle A, Tomonaga Y, Saccilotto R, Amstutz A, Bengough T, Meerpohl JJ, Stegert M, Tikkinen KA, Neumann I, Carrasco-Labra A, Faulhaber M, Mulla S, Mertz D, Akl EA, Bassler D, Busse JW, Ferreira González I, Lamontagne F, Nordmann A, Gloy V, Olu KK, Raatz H, Moja L, Ebrahim S, Schandelmaier S, Sun X, Vandvik PO, Johnston BC, Walter MA, Burnand B, Schwenkglenks M, Hemkens LG, Bucher HC, Guyatt GH, Briel M. Completion and Publication Rates of Randomized Controlled Trials in Surgery: An Empirical Study. Ann Surg. 2015; 262(1): 68-73.
  44. Schandelmaier S, Kasenda B, Conen K, Sun X, von Elm E, You J, Blümle A, Tomonaga Y, Saccilotto R, Amstutz A, Bengough T, Meerpohl J, Stegert M, Olu KK, Tikkinen KAO, Neumann I, Carrasco-Labra A, Faulhaber M, Mulla S, Mertz D, Akl EA, Bassler D, Busse JW, Ferreira-González I, Lamontagne F, Nordmann A, Gloy V, Raatz H, Moja L, Rosenthal R, Ebrahim S, Hemkens L, Vandvik PO, Johnston BC, Walter MA, Burnand B, Schwenkglenks M, Hemkens LG, Bucher HC, Cook DJ, Meade MO, Guyatt GH, Briel M,Discontinued Randomized Trials in Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine: A Retrospective Cohort Study. Crit Care Med. 2015 Oct 14. [Epub ahead of print]
  45. Schandelmaier S, Leibold A, Fischer K, Mager R, Hoffmann-Richter U, Bachmann MS, Kedzia S, Busse JW, Guyatt GH, Jeger J, Marelli R, De Boer WE, Kunz R. Attitudes towards evaluation of psychiatric disability claims: a survey of Swiss stakeholders. Swiss Med Wkly. 2015 Aug 21;145:w14160. http://www.smw.ch/content/smw-2015-14160/
  46. Shanthanna, H. Investigating the Effects of Pulsed Radiofrequency on Dorsal Root Ganglion in Chronic Lumbar Radicular Pain Patients: Is It Not Important That We Ask the Right Question, the Right Way, on an Appropriate Sample of Patients? Pain Medicine. Dec 2015
  47. Shanthanna, H., Mendis, N., Goel, ACervical Epidural Analgesia in Current Anaesthesia Practice: Systematic Review of it Clinical Utility and Rationale, and Technical Considerations . BJA July 7 2015.
  48. Shanthanna, H.A misunderstood comment, on a misattributed error in a study manuscript: pulsed radiofrequency treatment as compared to conventional radiofrequency neurotomy for facet joint pain.Neuroradiology. 2015 May.
  49. Stegert M, Kasenda B, von Elm E, You JJ, Blümle A, Tomonaga Y, Saccilotto R, Amstutz A, Bengough T, Briel M, Busse JW. DISCO study groupAn analysis of protocols and publications suggested that most discontinuations of clinical trials were not based on preplanned interim analyses or stopping rules. J Clin Epidemiol. 2015 Jun 4. pii: S0895-4356(15)00267-X. doi: 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2015.05.023. [Epub ahead of print]
  50. Steenstra I, Busse JW, Tolusso D, Davilmar A, Lee H, Furlan AD, Amick III B 3rd, Hogg-Johnson SPredicting Time on Prolonged Benefits for Injured Workers with Acute Back Pain. J Occup Rehabil. 2015; 25(2): 267-78.
  51. Sussman D, Paul JThe impact of transitioning from a 24-hour to a 16-hour call model amongst a cohort of Canadian anesthesia residents at McMaster University – a survey study. Advances in Medical Education and Practice Open Access http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/AMEP.S77389. 2015 August 7
  52. Tugwell PS, Maxwell LJ, Beaton DE, Busse JW, Christensen R, Conaghan PG, Simon LS, Terwee C, Tovey D, Wells GA, Williamson PDeliberative Dialogue on Developing Consensus on Measurement and Presentation of Patient Important Outcomes in Systematic Reviews: A Preconference Meeting at OMERACT 12. J Rheumatol. 2015 Feb 1. pii: jrheum.141430. [Epub ahead of print]
  53. Walsh M, Whitlock R, Garg AX, Legare JF, Duncan AE, Zimmerman R, Miller S, Fremes S, Kieser T, Karthikeyan G, Chan M, Ho A, Nasr V, Sessler DI, Vincent J, Chrolavicius S, Teoh K, Ali I, Lavi R, Kramer R, Gardner J, Syed S, VanHelder T, Guyatt G, RaoMelacini P, Thabane L, and Devereaux PJ. Effects of Remote Ischemic Preconditioning in high-risk patients undergoing cardiac surgery (Remote IMPACT): a randomized controlled trial. CMAJ December 14, 2015 First published December 14, 2015, doi:10.1503/cmaj.150632
  54. Weis CA, Stuber K, Nash J, Barrett J, Greco A, Kipershlak A, Glenn T, Desjardins R, Busse JWAttitudes towards chiropractic: A survey of Canadian obstetricians. Journal of Evidence-Based Complementary & Alternative Medicine. 2015. [Epub ahead of print]
  55. Zhang S, Paul J, Nantha-Aree M, Buckley N, Shahzad U, Cheng J, DeBeer J, Winemaker M, Wismer D, Punthakee D, Avram V, Thabane LReanalysis of morphine consumption from two randomized controlled trials of gabapentin using longitudinal statistical methods. Journal of Pain Research. 2015: Feb 9;8:79-85
  56. Zhang Y, Montoya L, Ebrahim S, Busse JW, Couban R, McCabe RE, Bieling P, Carrasco-Labra A, Guyatt GHHypnosis/Relaxation Therapy for Temporomandibular Disorders: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials. J Oral Facial Pain Headache. 2015; 29(2): 115-125

2014 Peer-Reviewed Publications

  1. Akl EA, Kahale LA, Agarwal A, Al-Matari N, Ebrahim S, Alexander PE, Briel M, Petersen RB, Busse JW, Diab B, Iorio A, Kwong J, Li L, Lopes LC, Mustafa R, Neumann I, Tikkinen KA, Vandvik PO, Zhang Y, Alonso-Coello P, Guyatt GImpact of missing participant data for dichotomous outcomes on pooled effect estimates in systematic reviews: a protocol for a methodological study. Syst Rev. 2014; 3(1): 13
  2. Bhandari M, Guyatt GH, Kulkarni AV, Devereaux PJ, Leece P, Bajammal S, Heels-Ansdell D, Busse JWPerceptions of authors' contributions are influenced by both byline order and designation of corresponding author. J Clin Epidemiol. 2014 Jun 25. pii: S0895-4356(14)00126-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2014.04.006. [Epub ahead of print]
  3. Buckley DN, Ibrahim MBrief review: Obstetric care and perioperative analgesic management of the addicted patient. Can J Anaesth. 2014 Feb;61(2):154-63. doi: 10.1007/s12630-013-0084-7. Epub 2013 Dec 13.
  4. Busse JW, Bruno P, Malik K, Connell G, Torrance D, Ngo T, Kirmayr K, Avrahami D, Riva JJ, Ebrahim S, Struijs P, Brunarski D, Burnie S, LeBlanc F, Coomes EA, Steenstra IA, Slack T, Rodine R, Jim J, Montori VM, Guyatt GHAn efficient strategy allowed English-speaking reviewers to identify foreign-language articles that met eligibility criteria for a systematic review of management for fibromyalgia. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 2014 Mar 5. pii: S0895-4356(13)00518-0. doi: 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2013.07.022. [Epub ahead of print]
  5. Busse JW, Riva JJ, Rampersaud R, Goytan MJ, Feasby TE, Reed M, You JJSpine surgeons’ requirements for imaging at the time of referral: a survey of Canadian spine surgeons. Can J Surg 2014;57(2)E25-E30
  6. Busse JW, Bhandari M, Einhorn TA, Heckman JD, Leung K-S, Schemitsch E, Tornetta III P, Walter SD, Guyatt GH; The TRUST InvestigatorsTrial to re-evaluate ultrasound in the treatment of tibial fractures (TRUST): a multicenter randomized pilot study. Trials. 2014; 15(1): 206. [Epub ahead of print]
  7. Busse JW, Bruun-Meyer SE, Ebrahim S, Kunz RA 45-year-old woman referred for an independent medical examination by her insurer. CMAJ. 2014 Sept 8. [Epub ahead of print]
  8. Busse JW, Guyatt GHCo-presentation of relative and absolute effects is essential to promote optimal interpretability of treatment effects. J Clin Epidemiol. 2014; doi: 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2014.11.012. [Epub ahead of print]
  9. Boddaert J, Cohen-Bittan J, Khiami F, Le Manach Y, Raux M, Beinis JY, Verny M, Riou BPostoperative admission to a dedicated geriatric unit decreases mortality in elderly patients with hip fracture. PLoS One. 2014 Jan 15;9(1):e83795. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0083795. eCollection 2014 Jan 15. PMID:24454708
  10. Botto F, Alonso-Coello P, Chan MT, et alMyocardial Injury after Noncardiac Surgery: A Large, International, Prospective Cohort Study Establishing Diagnostic Criteria, Characteristics, Predictors, and 30-day Outcomes. The VISION study investigators writing group. Anesthesiology. 2014 Mar;120(3):564-78. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000000113. PMID:24534856
  11. Collins GS, Le Manach YIssues in the design and analysis of a small external validation study. Pancreas. 2014 Jan;43(1):141-2. doi: 10.1097/MPA.0b013e31829fcf35. No abstract available. PMID: 24326369
  12. Dennis BB, Samaan MC, Bawor M, Paul J, Plater C, Pare G, Worster A, Varenbut M, Daiter J, Marsh DC, Desai D, Thabane L, Samaan ZEvaluation of clinical and inflammatory profile in opioid addiction patients with comorbid pain: results from a multicenter investigationDove press journal: Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment. November 2014. 10 2239-2247
  13. Devereaux PJ, Mrkobrada M, Sessler DI, Leslie K, Alonso-Coello P, Kurz A, Villar JC, Sigamani A, Biccard BM, Meyhoff CS, Parlow JL, Guyatt G, Robinson A, Garg AX, Rodseth RN, Botto F, Lurati Buse G, Xavier D, Chan MT, Tiboni M, Cook D, Kumar PA, Forget P, Malaga G, Fleischmann E, Amir M, Eikelboom J, Mizera R, Torres D, Wang CY, VanHelder T, Paniagua P, Berwanger O, Srinathan S, Graham M, Pasin L, Le Manach Y, Gao P, Pogue J, Whitlock R, Lamy A, Kearon C, Baigent C, Chow C, Pettit S, Chrolavicius S, Yusuf S; POISE-2 InvestigatorsAspirin in patients undergoing noncardiac surgery. N Engl J Med. 2014 Apr 17;370(16):1494-503. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1401105. Epub 2014 Mar 31. PMID: 24679062 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
  14. Devereaux PJ, Sessler DI, Leslie K, Kurz A, Mrkobrada M, Alonso-Coello P, Villar JC, Sigamani A, Biccard BM, Meyhoff CS, Parlow JL, Guyatt G, Robinson A, Garg AX, Rodseth RN, Botto F, Lurati Buse G, Xavier D, Chan MT, Tiboni M, Cook D, Kumar PA, Forget P, Malaga G, Fleischmann E, Amir M, Eikelboom J, Mizera R, Torres D, Wang CY, Vanhelder T, Paniagua P, Berwanger O, Srinathan S, Graham M, Pasin L, Le Manach Y, Gao P, Pogue J, Whitlock R, Lamy A, Kearon C, Chow C, Pettit S, Chrolavicius S, Yusuf S; POISE-2 InvestigatorsClonidine in patients undergoing noncardiac surgery. N Engl J Med. 2014 Apr 17;370(16):1504-13. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1401106. Epub 2014 Mar 31.
  15. Ebrahim S, Kunz R, Sava H, Busse JWEthics and legalities associated with independent medical evaluations. CMAJ. 2014 Feb 3.
  16. Ebrahim S, Mollon B, Bance S, Busse JW, Bhandari MLow-intensity pulsed ultrasonography versus electrical stimulation for fracture healing: a systematic review and network meta-analysis. Can J Surg. 2014 Jun;57(3):E105-E118
  17. Ebrahim S, Malachowski C, Kamal El Din M, Mulla SM, Montoya L, Bance S, Busse JWMeasures of Patients' Expectations About Recovery: A Systematic Review. J Occup Rehabil. 2014 Aug 7. [Epub ahead of print]
  18. Forero M, Leon S , Lopera LIntervenciones en dolor cronico del hombro: Bloqueo suprascapular. Revista de la Asociacion Colombiana del Estudio del Dolor. (Colombian Association Study of Pain journal, Branch of IASP Colombia). Accepted for publication July 12 2014 . Journal edditor chief (Dr Carlos Restrepo)
  19. Forero M, Kruisselbrink R, Leon SUltrasound guided peripheral nerve blocks for total knee arthroplasty in the context of severe aortic stenosis: avoiding the general anesthetic. Accepted for publication December 2014
  20. Foucrier A, Rodseth R, Aissaoui M, Ibanes C, Goarin JP, Landais P, Coriat P, Le Manach YThe Long-Term Impact of Early Cardiovascular Therapy Intensification for Postoperative Troponin Elevation after Major Vascular Surgery. Anesth Analg. 2014 Jun 16. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24937347 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
  21. Garg AX, Kurz A, Sessler DI, Cuerden M, Robinson A, Mrkobrada M, Parikh CR, Mizera R, Jones PM, Tiboni M, Font A, Gomez VCMFR, Meyhoff CS, VanHelder T, Chan MTV, Torres D, Parlow J, Clanchet MdN, Amir M, Bidgoli SJ, Pasin L, Martinsen K, Malaga G, Myles P, Acedillo R, Roshanov PS, Walsh M, Dresser G, Kumar P, Fleischmann E, Villar JC, Painter T, Biccard B, Bergese S, Srinathan S, Cata JP, Chan V, Mehra B, Wijeysundera DN, Leslie K, Forget P, Whitlock R, Yusuf S, Devereaux PJ, for the POISE-2 InvestigatorsPerioperative Aspirin and Clonidine and Risk of Acute Kidney Injury: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA. 2014; 312(21): 2254-2264
  22. Hopkins JP, Riddle C, Hollidge M, Wilson SEA systematic review of tetanus in individuals with previous tetanus toxoid immunization. Canada Communicable Disease Report. CCDR: Volume 40-17, October 16 2014
  23. Johnston BC, Kanters S, Bandayrel K, Wu P, Naji F, Siemieniuk RA, Ball GDC, Busse JW, Thorlund K, Guyatt GH, Jansen JP, Mills EJBranded diets for weight loss: A mixed treatment comparison meta-analysis. JAMA. 2014; 312(9): 923-933
  24. Kasenda B, Sun X, von Elm E, Schandelmaier S, Blümle A, You J, Tomonaga Y, Saccilotto R, Amstutz A, Bengough T, Meerpohl J, Stegert M, Tikkinen KAO, Neumann I, Carrasco-Labra A, Faulhaber M, Mulla S, Mertz D, Akl EA, Bassler D, Busse JW, Ferreira-González I, Lamontagne F, Ebrahim S, Hemkens L, Nordmann A, Rosenthal R, Olu KK, Vandvik PO, Johnston BC, Walter MA, Schwenkglenks M, Moja L, Bucher HC, Guyatt GH, Briel M. Subgroup analyses in randomised controlled trials: cohort study on trial protocols and journal publications. BMJ. 2014; 349: g4539.
  25. Kasenda B, von Elm E, You J, Blümle A, Tomonaga Y, Saccilotto R, Amstutz A, Bengough T, Meerpohl J, Stegert M, Tikkinen KAO, Neumann I, Carrasco-Labra A, Faulhaber M, Mulla S, Mertz D, Akl EA, Bassler D, Busse JW, Ferreira-González I, Lamontagne F, Nordmann A, Gloy V, Raatz H, Moja L, Rosenthal R, Ebrahim S, Schandelmaier S, Sun X, Vandvik PO, Johnston BC, Walter MA, Burnand B, Schwenkglenks M, Hemkens L, Bucher HC, Guyatt GH, Briel M.Prevalence, Characteristics, and Publication of Discontinued Randomized Trials. JAMA. 2014; 311(10): 1045-1051.
  26. Kawchuk G, Newton G, Srbely J, Passmore S, Bussières A, Busse JW, Bruno PKnowledge Transfer within the Canadian Chiropractic Community. Part 2: Narrowing the Evidence-Practice Gap. JCCA. 2014; 58(3): 206-214
  27. Keyvan Karkouti MD, Ramiro Arellano MD, Tim Aye MD, Jean-Yves Dupuis MD, Blaine Kent, Trevor W.R. Lee, Yulia Lin, Fiona Ralley, Charles MacAdams, C. David Mazer, Brian Muirhead, Michel Rheault, Antoine Rochon, Summer Syed, Terry Waters, Bill Wong. Off-label use of recombinant activated factor VII in surgical and non-surgical patients at 16 Canadian hospitals from 2007 to 2010 (Canadian Registry Report).CJA 2014 Aug:61(8):727-35. Epub 2014 Jun 3.
  28. Hoang-Kim A, Busse JW, Groll D, Karanicolas PJ, Schemitsch ECo-morbidities in elderly patients with hip fracture: recommendations of the ISFR-IOF hip fracture outcomes working group. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2014 Feb;134(2):189-95
  29. Li L, Shen J, Bala MM, Busse JW, Ebrahim S, Vandvik PO, Rios L, Malaga G, Wong E, Sohani Z, Guyatt GH, Sun XIncretin therapy and risk of pancreatitis in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized and non-randomized studies. BMJ 2014; 348: g2366. Published 14 April 2014
  30. MacDermid JC, Busse JWCommentary on criterion measures in post-procedural pain trials. Pain. 2014 Apr 2. pii: S0304-3959(14)00154-7. doi: 10.1016/j.pain.2014.03.025. [Epub ahead of print]
  31. Monneret D, Abbes RA, Omarjee R, Devilliers C, Le Manach Y, Raux M, Coriat P, Imbert-Bismut F, Bonnefont-Rousselot DAnalytical comparison of the new point-of-care troponin T immunoassay on AQT90Flex® analyzer (Radiometer) and the high-sensitivity troponin T immunoassay on ModularE170® (Roche Diagnostics). Clin Chem Lab Med. 2014 Jun 7. pii: /j/cclm.ahead-of-print/cclm-2014-0231/cclm-2014-0231.xml. doi: 10.1515/cclm-2014-0231. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available. PMID: 24914726 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
  32. Mulla SM, Buckley DN, Moulin DE, Couban R, Izhar Z, Agarwal A, Panju A, Wang L, Kallyth SM, Turan A, Montori VM, Sessler DI, Thabane L, Guyatt GH, Busse JWManagement of chronic neuropathic pain: a protocol for a multiple treatment comparison meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials. BMJ Open 2014;4:e006112. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2014-006112
  33. Oczkowski SJ, Rochwerg B, Sawchuk CWithdrawing versus not offering cardiopulmonary resuscitation: Is there a difference? Can Respir J. 2014 Nov 13. pii: 16522. [Epub ahead of print
  34. Paul JBuckley N, McLean R, Antoni K, Musson D, Kampf M,  Buckley D, Marcoux M, Frketich R, Thabane L, Cheng JHamilton acute pain service safety study – using root cause analysis to reduce the incidence of adverse events. Anesthesiology2014 Jan 120(1):97-109
  35. Rinehart J, Le Manach Y, Douiri H, Lee C, Lilot M, Le K, Canales C, Cannesson MFirst closed-loop goal directed fluid therapy during surgery: A pilot study. Ann Fr Anesth Reanim. 2013 Dec 27. pii: S0750-7658(13)01227-6. doi: 10.1016/j.annfar.2013.11.016. [Epub ahead of print] PMID:24378044
  36. Reininga IHF, Brouwer S, Dijkstra A, Busse JW, Ebrahim S, Wendt KW, el Moumni MMeasuring illness beliefs in patients with lower extremity injuries: Reliability and validity of the Dutch version of the Somatic Pre-Occupation and Coping questionnaire (SPOC-NL). Injury (2014), doi: 10.1016/j.injury.2014.08.042
  37. Rosenthal R, Kasenda B, Dell-Kuster S, von Elm E, You J, Blümle A, Tomonaga Y, Saccilotto R, Amstutz A, Bengough T, Meerpohl JJ, Stegert M, Tikkinen KA, Neumann I, Carrasco-Labra A, Faulhaber M, Mulla S, Mertz D, Akl EA, Bassler D, Busse JW, Ferreira-González I, Lamontagne F, Nordmann A, Gloy V, Olu KK, Raatz H, Moja L, Ebrahim S, Schandelmaier S, Sun X, Vandvik PO, Johnston BC, Walter MA, Burnand B, Schwenkglenks M, Hemkens LG, Bucher HC, Guyatt GH, Briel MCompletion and Publication Rates of Randomized Controlled Trials in Surgery: An Empirical Study. Ann Surg. 2014 Jun 27. [Epub ahead of print]
  38. Stinson JN, Lalloo C, Harris L, Isaac L, Campbell F, Brown S, Ruskin D, Gordon A, Galonski M, Pink L, Buckley N, Henry JL, White M, Karim AiCanCope with Pain: User-centred design of a web and mobile based self-management program for youth with chronic pain based on identified healthcare needs. Pain Res Manag. 2014 Jul 7. pii: 16110. [Epub ahead of print]
  39. Shanthanna H, Ferrandis R, Goldkamp J. Stiff Man Syndrome. German Society of Anesthesiology. January 2014.
  40. Shanthanna H, Chan P, McChesney J, Thabane L, Paul JPulsed radiofrequency treatment of the lumbar dorsal root ganglion in patients with chronic lumbar radicular pain: a randomized, placebo-controlled pilot study. Journal of Pain Research. 2014: 7 47-55.
  41. Shanthanna HUltrasound guided selective cervical nerve root block and superficial cervical plexus block for surgeries on the clavicle. Indian J Anaesth 2014;58:327-9
  42. Shanthanna H, Singh B, Guyatt GA Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Caudal Block as Compared to Noncaudal Regional Techniques for Inguinal Surgeries in Children. BioMed Research International, vol. 2014, Article ID 890626, 17 pages, 2014.
  43. Smith RS, Murkin JMA Novel Assessment of Peripheral Tissue Microcirculatory Vasoreactivity Using Vascular Occlusion Testing During Cardiopulmonary Bypass. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia. doi:10.1053/j.jvca.2014.03.016
  44. Steenstra IA, Busse JW, Tolusso D, Davilmar A, Lee H, Furlan AD, Amick B 3rd, Hogg-Johnson SPredicting Time on Prolonged Benefits for Injured Workers with Acute Back Pain. J Occup Rehabil. 2014 Aug 28. [Epub ahead of print]
  45. Wong A, Trollope-Kumar KReflection: An inquiry into medical students’ professional identity formation. Medical Education. 2014: 48: 489–501
  46. Youssef N, Orlov D, Alie T, Chong M, Cheng J, Thabane L, Paul JWhat Epidural Opioid Results in the Best Analgesia Outcomes and Fewest Side Effects After Surgery?: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials. Anesth Analg. 2014 Aug 14. [Epub ahead of print]

2014 Book Chapters

  1. Ferreira-González I, Montori V, Busse JW, Schünemann H, Jaeschke R, Devereaux PJ, Permanyer-Miralda G, Guyatt G. Chapter 12.4. Composite Endpoints. In Users’ Guides to the Medical Literature. Ed. Guyatt G, Rennie D, Meade MO, Cook DJ. 3rd edition. McGraw-Hill. 2014
  2. Y. Le Manach and G. Colins. Statistical methods in hemodynamic research. In: Perioperative Hemodynamic Monitoring and Goal Directed Therapy: From Theory to Practice. Cambridge University Press
  3. T. Ligori. Modes of Ventilation and Ventilatory Strategies. In: Handbook of ICU Therapy, 3rd Edition, edited by John Fuller, Jeff Granton and Ian McConachie. Cambridge University Press

2013 Peer-Reviewed Publications

  1. Alexander BS, Le Manach Y, Hofer CK, Tavernier B, Cannesson MImpact of Heart Rate to Respiratory Rate Ratio on the Predictive Value of Pulse Pressure Variation in the Intraoperative Setting. ASA 2013
  2. Alonso-Coello P, Carrasco-Labra A, Brinardello-Petersen R, Neumann I, Akl E, Sun X, Johnston BC, Briel M, Busse JW, Glujovsky D, Granados CE, Iorio A, Irfan A, García LM, Mustafa RA, Ramirez-Morera A, Solà I, Tikkinen KA, Ebrahim S, Vandvik PO, Zhang Y, Selva A, Sanabria AJ, Zazueta OE, Vernooij RW, Schünemann HJ, Guyatt GHA methodological survey of the analysis, reporting and interpretation of Absolute Risk ReductiOn in systematic revieWs (ARROW): a study protocol. Systematic Reviews. 2013. 2(1):113
  3. Bala MM, Akl EA, Sun X, Bassler D, Mertz D, Mejza F, Vandvik PO, Malaga G, Johnston BC, Dahm P, Alonso-Coello P, Diaz-Granados N, Srinathan SK, Hassouneh B, Briel M, Busse JW, You JJ, Walter SD, Altman DG, Guyatt GHRandomized controlled trials published in higher impact core clinical journals differ in the design, conduct, and analysis from those in lower impact journals. J Clin Epidemiol. 2013; 66 (3): 286-295.
  4. Bala M, Busse J, Guyatt G, et al.Randomized trials published in higher vs. lower impact journals differ in design, conduct, and analysis. J. Clin Epidemiology 66 (2013) 286-295
  5. Busse JW, Ebrahim S, Connell G, Coomes EA, Bruno P, Malik K, Torrance D, Ngo T, Kirmayr K, Avrahami D, Riva JJ, Struijs P, Brunarski D, Burnie SJ, LeBlanc F, Steenstra IA, Mahood Q, Thorlund K, Montori VM, Sivarajah V, Alexander P, Jankowski M, Lesniak W, Faulhaber M, Bała MM, Schandelmaier S, Guyatt GHSystematic review and network meta-analysis of interventions for Fibromyalgia: A protocol. Systematic Reviews. 2013, 2: 18. DOI: 10.1186/2046-4053-2-18
  6. Busse JW, Riva JJ, Nash JV, Hsu S, Fisher CG, Wai EK, Brunarski D, Drew B, Quon JA, Walter SD, Bishop PB, Rampersaud RSurgeon Attitudes Towards Non-Physician Screening of Low Back or Low Back-Related Leg Pain Patients Referred for Surgical Assessment: A Survey of Canadian Spine Surgeons. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2013; 38(7): E402–E408.
  7. Busse JW, Schandelmaier S, Kamaleldin M, Hsu S, Riva JJ, Vandvik PO, Tsoi L, Lam T, Ebrahim S, Johnston BC, Oliveri L, Montoya L, Kunz R, Malandrino A, Bhatnagar N, Soobiah C, Wong A, Buckley N, Sessler D, Guyatt GH.Opioids for chronic non-cancer pain: a protocol for a systematic review of randomized controlled trials. Systematic Reviews. 2013, 2: 66 doi:10.1186/2046-4053-2-66
  8. Cannesson M, Le Manach Y. In reply. Anesthesiology. 2013 Jun;118(6):1481. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0b013e3182910492. No abstract available.
  9. Collins G, Le Manach YMultivariable Risk Prediction Models: It's All about the Performance. Anesthesiology. 2013 Jun;118(6):1252-3. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0b013e31828e13e9.
  10. Ebrahim S, Busse JW, Guyatt GH, Birch SManaging Moral Hazard in Motor Vehicle Accident Claims. Journal of Public Health Policy. 2013; 34: 320–329.
  11. Ebrahim S, Guyatt GH, Walter SD, Heels-Ansdell D, Bellman M, Hanna SE, Patelis-Siotis I, Busse JW. Association of Psychotherapy with Disability Benefit Claim Closure among Patients Disabled Due to Depression. PLoS ONE. 2013; 8(6): e67162. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0067162
  12. Duranteau J, Le Manach Y[delta] Opioid Receptor Antagonists: Do They Buy Time for Traumatic Hemorrhagic Shock Patients? Anesthesiology. 119(2):253-255, August 2013
  13. Guyatt G, Schunemann H, Busse JW, et alGRADE guidelines: 12. Preparing Summary of Finding tables-binary outcomes. J. Clin Epidemiology 66 (2013) 158-72
  14. Johnston BC, Patrick DL, Busse JW, Schünemann HJ, Agarwal A, Guyatt GH. Patient-reported outcomes in meta-analyses -- Part 1: assessing risk of bias and combining outcomes. Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2013; 11(1): 109. doi: 10.1186/1477-7525-11-109.
  15. Johnston BC, Patrick DL, Thorlund K, Busse JW, da Costa BR, Schünemann HJ, Guyatt GHPatient-reported outcomes in meta-analyses - part 2: methods for improving interpretability for decision-makers. Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2013; 11(1): 211
  16. Kawchuk G, Bruno P, Busse JW, Bussières A, Erwin M, Passmore S, Srbely JKnowledge Transfer within the Canadian Chiropractic Community. Part 1: Understanding Evidence-Practice Gaps. J Can Chiropr Assoc 2013; 57(2): 111-115
  17. Langeron O, Cuvillon P, Ibanez-Esteve C, Lenfant F, Riou B, Le Manach YAnesthesiology. 2013 Aug;119(2):491-2. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0b013e31829b5851
  18. Le Manach Y, Hofer C, Vallet B, Tavernier B, Cannesson MAnesthesiology. 2013 Sep;119(3):726-7. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0b013e31829e094e
  19. MacIntyre NJ, Busse JW, Bhandari MPhysical Therapists in Primary Care Are Interested in High Quality Evidence Regarding Efficacy of Therapeutic Ultrasound for Knee Osteoarthritis: A Provincial Survey. The Scientific World Journal, vol. 2013, Article ID 348014, 7 pages, 2013. doi:10.1155/2013/348014
  20. Murgatroyd H, Forero M, Chin KJThe Efficacy of Ultrasound-Guided Fascia Iliaca Block in Hip Surgery A Question of Technique? Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2013 Sep-Oct;38(5):459-60
  21. Paul JE, Nantha-Aree M, Buckley N, Cheng J, Thabane L, Tidy A, de Beer J, Winemaker M, Wismer D, Punthakee D, Avram VGabapentin did not reduce morphine consumption, pain, or opioid-related side effects in total knee arthroplasty. JBJS. 2013 Nov; 95-A(22):2060
  22. Paul JE, Nantha-Aree M, Buckley N, Cheng J, Thabane L, Tidy A, de Beer J, Winemaker M, Wismer D, Punthakee D, Avram VGabapentin provides no added benefit to multimodal analgesia for total knee arthroplasty. OrthoEvidence Can J Anesth. 2013 May;60(5):423-31. doi: 10.1007/s12630-013-9902-1. Epub 2013 Mar 12
  23. Paul J, Nantha-Aree M, Buckley N, Cheng J, Thabane L, Tidy A, de Beer J, Winemaker M, Wismer D, Punthakee D, Avram V. Gabapentin does not improve multimodal analgesia outcomes for total knee arthroplasty: a randomized controlled trial. Can J of Anesth. 2013 May 60(5): 423-431
  24. Prutsky GJ, Domecq JP, Erwin PJ, Briel M, Montori VM, Akl EA, Meerpohl JJ, Bassler D, Schandelmaier S, Walter SD, Zhou Q, Coello PA, Moja L, Walter M, Thorlund K, Glasziou P, Kunz R, Ferreira-Gonzalez I, Busse JW, Sun X, Kristiansen A, Kasenda B, Qasim-Agha O, Pagano G, Pardo-Hernandez H, Urrutia G, Murad MH, Guyatt G.Initiation and continuation of randomized trials after the publication of a trial stopped early for benefit asking the same study question: STOPIT-3 study design. Trials. 2013 Oct 16;14(1):335
  25. Reade CJ, Riva JJ, Busse JW, Goldsmith CH, Elit L. Risks and benefits of screening asymptomatic women for ovarian cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Gynecol Oncol. 2013; 130(3): 674-81.
  26. Reddy D, Rodriguez A, Alsunbul W, Ling E, Kosick T, Reddy KEndoscopic Associated Iatrogenic Terson’s Syndrome. The Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences 2013 40(2): 265-26
  27. Riva JJ, Wong JJ, Brunarski DJ, Chan A, Lobo RA, Aptekman M, Gupta A, Busse JWConsideration of chronic pain in trials of exercise for diabetes: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials. 2013. PLoS ONE 8(8): e71021. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0071021
  28. Rodseth RN, Biccard BM, Chu R, Lurati B, Giovana A, Thabane L, Bakhai A, Bolliger D, Cagini L, Cahill TJ, Cardinale D, Chong CPW, Cnotliwy M, Di Somma S, Fahrner R, Lim WK, Mahla E, Le Manach Y, Manikandan R, Pyun WB, Rajagopalan S, Radović M, Schutt RC, Sessler DI, Suttie S, Vanniyasingam T, Waliszek M, Devereaux PJ.Postoperative B-type Natriuretic Peptide for Prediction of Major Cardiac Events in Patients Undergoing Noncardiac Surgery: Systematic Review and Individual Patient Meta-analysis. Anesthesiology. 119(2):270-283, August 2013.
  29. Rodseth RN, Biccard BM, Le Manach Y, Sessler DI, Lurati Buse GA, Thabane L, Schutt RC, Bolliger D, Cagini L, Cardinale D, Chong CP, Chu R, Cnotliwy M, Di Somma S, Fahrner R, Lim WK, Mahla E, Manikandan R, Puma F, Pyun WB, Radović M, Rajagopalan S, Suttie S, Vanniyasingam T, van Gaal WJ, Waliszek M, Devereaux PJThe prognostic value of preoperative and postoperative B-type natriuretic peptides (BNP and NT proBNP) in patients having noncardiac surgery: A systematic review and individual patient data meta-analysis. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Sep 25. doi:pii: S0735-1097(13)05352-7. 10.1016/j.jacc.2013.08.1630.
  30. Shanthanna HUtility of Stellate Ganglion Block in Atypical Facial Pain: A Case Report and Consideration of Its Possible Mechanisms. Case Reports in Medicine. 2013. Article ID 293826, 3 pages.
  31. Shanthanna H, Busse JWAbnormal vaginal bleeding after epidural steroid injection: is there a cause for concern? Evidence Based Medicine. 2013. 10.1136/eb-2013-101582
  32. Sohani Z, Shannon H, Busse JW, Tikacz D, Sancheti P, Shende M, Bhandari MFeasibility of Screening for Intimate Partner Violence at Orthopedic Trauma Hospitals in India. J Interpers Violence. 2013; 28(7): 1455-75.
  33. Soussi MS, Jebali MA, Le Manach Y, Nasri M, Zouari B, Chenik S, Ferjani MCentral venous saturation is not an alternative to mixed venous saturation during cardiopulmonary bypass in coronary artery surgery patients. Perfusion. 2012 Apr 12.
  34. Steenstra IA, Busse JW, Hogg-Johnson SChapter 16. Predicting Return to Work for Workers with Low Back Pain. In: Handbook for Work Disability Prevention. Springer. 2013. p. 255-266
  35. Tashk P, Alexander BS, Hofer CK, Tavernier B, Goarin J, Cannesson M, Le Manach YImpact du rapport de la fréquence cardiaque sur la fréquence respiratoire sur la valeur prédictive de la variation respiratoire de la pression pulsée. SFAR2013-1835
  36. Williams D, Petruccelli D, Paul J, Piccirillo L, Winemaker M, de Beer JContinuous Infusion of Bupivacaine Following Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Randomized Control Trial Pilot Study. J of Arthroplasty 28 (2013), 479-484
  37. Wong AKEducational Technologies in Anesthesia Training. Anaesthesia International. Spring/Summer 2013;   7(1):10-13.

2013 Book Chapters

  1. Steenstra IA, Busse JW, Hogg-Johnson S. Chapter 16. Predicting Return to Work for Workers with Low Back Pain. In: Handbook for Work Disability Prevention. Springer. 2013. p. 255-26

2012 Peer-Reviewed Publications

  1. Akl EA, Briel M, You JJ, Sun X, Johnston BC, Busse JW, Mulla S, Lamontagne F, Bassler D, Vera C, Alshurafa M, Katsios CM, Zhou Q, Cukierman-Yaffe T, Gangji A, Mills EJ, Walter SD, Cook DJ, Schunemann HJ, Altman DG, Guyatt GH. Potential impact on estimated treatment effects of information lost to follow-up in randomised controlled trials (LOST-IT): systematic review. BMJ. 2012; 344: e2809.
  2. Akl EA, Sun X, Busse JW, Johnston BC, Briel M, Mulla S, You JJ, Bassler D, Lamontagne F, Vera C, Alshurafa M, Katsios CM, Heels-Ansdell D, Zhou Q, Mills E, Guyatt GHSpecific instructions for estimating unclearly reported blinding status in randomized trials were reliable and valid. J Clin Epidemiol. 2012; 65(3): 262-7.
  3. Boccheciampe N, Hell-Remy C, Le Manach Y, Andrieu G, Riou B, Bertolus C, Langeron ODirect laryngoscopy should be procedure of choice in the airway management of patients with dental cellulitis. Eur J Anaesthesiol. 2012 Feb 17
  4. Busse JW, Bhandari M, Ferreira-González I, Montori VM, Guyatt GHUse and interpretation of composite end points in orthopaedic trials. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2012; 94(Suppl 1(E)): 65-69.
  5. Busse JW, Bhandari M, Guyatt GH, Heels-Ansdell D, Kulkarni AV, Mandel S, Sanders D, Schemitsch E, Swiontkowski M, Tornetta P 3rd, Wai E, Walter SD; The SPRINT Investigators & the Medically Unexplained Syndromes Study Group. Development and Validation of an Instrument to Predict Functional Recovery in Tibial Fracture Patients: The Somatic Pre-Occupation and Coping (SPOC) Questionnaire. J Orthop Trauma. 2012; 26(6): 370-8.
  6. Cannesson M, Le Manach YNoninvasive hemodynamic monitoring: no high heels on the farm; no clogs to the opera. Anesthesiology. 2012 Nov;117(5):937-9
  7. Collins GS, Le Manach YComparing treatment effects between propensity scores and randomized controlled trials: improving conduct and reporting. Eur Heart J. 2012 Aug;33(15):1867-9
  8. Coquin J, Dewitte A, Le Manach Y, Caujolle M, Joannes-Boyau O, Fleureau C, Janvier G, Ouattara A. Precision of noninvasive hemoglobin-level measurement by pulse co-oximetry in patients admitted to intensive care units for severe gastrointestinal bleeds. Crit Care Med. 2012 Jun 22
  9. Coriat P, Le Manach YStratégie d'évaluation et de prévention du risque cardiaque péri-opératoire. Interactions entre médicaments cardio-vaculaires et contraintes opératoires. CŒUR ET ANESTHESIE: Editeur : Arnette Blackwell; Édition : 2e édition (27 septembre 2012) ; ISBN-10: 2718412984
  10. Degos V, Lescot T, Icke C, Le Manach Y, Fero K, Sanchez P, Hadiji B, Zouaoui A, Boch AL, Abdennour L, Apfel CC, Puybasset LComputed Tomography-Estimated Specific Gravity at Hospital Admission Predicts Six-Month Outcome in Mild-to-Moderate Traumatic Brain Injury Patients Admitted to the Intensive Care Unit. Anesth Analg. 2012 Feb 24
  11. Devereaux PJ, Chan MT, Alonso-Coello P, Walsh M, Berwanger O, Villar JC, Wang CY, Garutti RI, Jacka MJ, Sigamani A, Srinathan S, Biccard BM, Chow CK, Abraham V, Tiboni M, Pettit S, Szczeklik W, Lurati Buse G, Botto F, Guyatt G, Heels-Ansdell D, Sessler DI, Thorlund K, Garg AX, Mrkobrada M, Thomas S, Rodseth RN, Pearse RM, Thabane L, McQueen MJ, VanHelder T, Bhandari M, Bosch J, Kurz A, Polanczyk C, Malaga G, Nagele P, Le Manach Y, Leuwer M, Yusuf SAssociation between postoperative troponin levels and 30-day mortality among patients undergoing noncardiac surgery. Vascular Events In Noncardiac Surgery Patients Cohort Evaluation (VISION). JAMA. 2012 Jun 6;307(21):2295-304
  12. Ebrahim S, Montoya L, Busse JW, Carrasco-Labra A, Guyatt GH; for the Medically Unexplained Syndromes Study GroupThe effectiveness of splint therapy in patients with temporomandibular disorders: A systematic review and meta-analysis. J Am Dent Assoc. 2012; 143(8): 847-857.
  13. Ebrahim S, Montoya L, Truong W, Hsu S, Kamal el Din M, Carrasco-Labra A, Busse JW, Walter SD, Heels-Ansdell D, Couban R, Bellman M, Patelis-Siotis I, de Graaf E, Dozois DJA, Bieling P, Guyatt GH. Effectiveness of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Depression in Patients Receiving Disability Benefits: A Systematic Review and Individual Patient Data Meta-Analysis. PLoS ONE. 2012; 7(11): e50202. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0050202
  14. Forero M, Chan PSL. Restrepo-Garces C.E. Successful reversal of hyperalgesia/myoclonus complex with low-dose ketamine infusion. Pain Practice 12: 154-158. 2012
  15. Forero M, Gomez CUndetected intravascular local anesthetic injection during an ultrasound guided brachial plexus block. CJA December 2012
  16. Kasenda B, von Elm EB, You J, Busse JW et al. Learning from failure - rationale and design for a study about discontinuation of randomized trials (DISCO study). BMC medical research methodology 2012; 12: 131.
  17. Kassam SI, Lu C, Buckley N, Gao YJ, Lee, RMKWVascular effects of perivascular adipose tissue in modulating relaxation and contraction effects of thiopental.  British Journal of Anaesthesia 109: 177-184. 2012
  18. Kidane B, Choi S, Fortin D, O’Hare T, Nicolaou G, Badner N,Inculet RI, Slinger PD, Malthaner RA. “Are We Focusing on the Right Thing During One-Lung Ventilation? A Multi-Centre Survey of Academic Anesthesiologists” 49th Annual Meeting & Exbihition,The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Presentation
  19. Landoni G, Rodseth RN, Santini F, Ponschab M, Ruggeri L, Székely A, Pasero D, Augoustides JG, Del Sarto PA, Krzych LJ, Corcione A, Slullitel A, Cabrini L, Le Manach Y, Almeida RM, Bignami E, Biondi-Zoccai G, Bove T, Caramelli F, Cariello C, Carpanese A, Clarizia L, Comis M, Conte M, Covello RD, De Santis V, Feltracco P, Giordano G, Pittarello D, Gottin L, Guarracino F, Morelli A, Musu M, Pala G, Pasin L, Pezzoli I, Paternoster G, Remedi R, Roasio A, Zucchetti M, Petrini F, Finco G, Ranieri M, Zangrillo ARandomized Evidence for Reduction of Perioperative Mortality. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2012 Jun 20.
  20. Langeron O, Cuvillon P, Ibanez-Esteve C, Lenfant F, Riou B, Le Manach Y. Prediction of difficult tracheal intubation: time for a paradigm change. Anesthesiology. 2012 Dec;117(6):1223-33
  21. Le Manach Y, Syed SErythrocyte transfusion: remedy or poison? Anesthesiology. 2012 Dec;117(6):1153-5
  22. Le Manach Y, Hofer CK, Lehot JJ, Vallet B, Goarin JP, Tavernier B, Cannesson MCan changes in arterial pressure be used to detect changes in cardiac output during volume expansion in the perioperative period? Anesthesiology. 2012 Dec;117(6):1165-74
  23. Le Manach Y, Collins GS, Ibanez C, Goarin JP, Coriat P, Gaudric J, Riou B, Landais PImpact of Perioperative Bleeding on the Protective Effect of β-Blockers during Infrarenal Aortic Reconstruction. Anesthesiology. 2012 May 30
  24. Naik V, Wong A, Hamstra SLeading the future: Guiding two predominant paradigm shifts in medical education through scholarship. Can J Anesth 2012;59:213-223
  25. Packham T, Fok D, Frederiksen K, Thabane L, Buckley NMeasuring skin temperature asymmetry to detect complex regional pain syndrome: A methodological pilot study. Journal of Hand Therapy. 2012 Oct-Dec;25(4):358-61.
  26. Paul J, Nantha-Aree M, Buckley N, Cheng J, Thabane L, Tidy A, DeBeer J, Winemaker M, Wismer D, Punthakee D, Avram VGabapentin does not improve multimodal analgesia outcomes for total knee arthroplasty: a randomized controlled trial. CJA In Press
  27. Régnier MA, Raux M, Le Manach Y, Asencio Y, Gaillard J, Devilliers C, Langeron O, Riou BPrognostic significance of blood lactate and lactate clearance in trauma patients. Anesthesiology. 2012 Dec;117(6):1276-88
  28. Riva JJ, Malik KMP, Burnie SJ, Endicott AR. Busse JW. What is your research question? An introduction to the PICOT format for clinicians. J Can Chiropr Assoc 2012; 56: 167-71.
  29. Schandelmaier S, Ebrahim S, Burkhardt A, de Boer WEL, Zumbrunn T, Guyatt GH, Busse JW, Kunz R. Return to Work Coordination Programmes for Work Disability: A Meta- Analysis of Randomised Controlled Trials.PLoS ONE. 2012; 7(11): e49760. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0049760 
  30. Soummer A, Perbet S, Brisson H, Arbelot C, Constantin JM, Lu Q, Rouby JJ, Bouberima M, Roszyk L, Bouhemad B, Monsel A, Do CH, Saleh M, Vezine C, Bodin L, Le Manach Y, Devilliers C, Bazin JE, Cayot-Constantin S, Sapin V, Jabaudon M, Bulpa PUltrasound assessment of lung aeration loss during a successful weaning trial predicts postextubation distress. Crit Care Med. 2012 Jul;40(7):2064-72
  31. Steenstra IA, Lee H, de Vroome EM, Busse JW, Hogg-Johnson SJComparing Current Definitions of Return to Work: A Measurement Approach. J Occup Rehabil. 2012; 22(3): 394-400.
  32. Sun X, Briel M, Busse JW, You JJ, Akl EA, Mejza F, Bala MM, Bassler D, Mertz D, Diaz-Granados N, Vandvik PO, Malaga G, Srinathan SK, Dahm P, Johnston BC, Alonso-Coello P, Hassouneh B, Walter SD, Heels-Ansdell D, Bhatnagar N, Altman DG, Guyatt GHCredibility of claims of subgroup effects in randomised controlled trials: systematic review. BMJ. 2012; 344: e1553.
  33. The VISION Study InvestigatorsAssociation between postoperative troponin levels and 30-day mortality among patients undergoing noncardiac surgery. JAMA. 2012; 307: 2295-2304
  34. Shanthanna H, Chan P, McChesney J, Paul J, Thabane TAssessing the effectiveness of 'pulse radiofrequency treatment of dorsal root ganglion' in patients with chronic lumbar radicular pain: study protocol for a randomized control trial. Trials Journal 2012; 13:52
  35. Warkentin TE, Margetts P, Connolly SJ, Lamy A, Ricci C, Eikelboom JWRecombinant factor VIIa (rFVIIa) and hemodialysis to manage massive dabigatran-associated postcardiac surgery bleeding. Blood 119 (19): 2172-4, 2012
  36. Wong ATeaching, learning, and the pursuit of excellence in anesthesia education. Can J Anesth 2012; 59: 171-181

2012 Book Chapters

  1. LeManach Yannick, Syed Summer. Transfusions, Remedy or Poison. Anesthesiology Dec 2012, Volume 117, Issue 6, pp1153-1155.

2011 Peer-Reviewed Publications

  1. Raymer KThe Anesthetic Record: How Content and Design Influence Function in Anesthetic Practice and Beyond. J Anesth Clinic Res S5:001.doi:10.4172/2155-6148. 2011
  2. Egan C, Bernstein E, Reddy D, Ali M, Paul JE, Yang D, Lavery I, Sessler D. A randomized comparison of intraoperative PerfecTemp and Forced-air Warming during open abdominal surgery. Anesthesia and Analgesia 113: 1176-1081. 2011
  3. Forero M, Heikkila A, Neira VM, Paul JEContinuous lumbar transversus abdominis plane block may spread to supraumbilical dermatomes. Can. J. Anesth.  58: 948-951. 2011
  4. Forero M, Chan PSL, Restrepo-Garces CESuccessful reversal of hyperalgesia/myoclonus complex with low-dose ketamine infusion. Pain Pract. 2012 Feb;12(2):154-8.
  5. Kassam SI, Lu C, Buckley DN, Lee RMKWThe mechanisms of propofol-induced vascular relaxation and modulation by perivascular adipose tissue and endothelium. Anesth. Analg. 112: 1339-1345. 2011
  6. Lee, RMKW, Bader, M, Alenina, N, Santos, RAS, Gao, YJ, Lu, C.  The role of Mas receptors in modulating relaxation induced by perivascular adipose tissue.  Life Sciences 89: 467-472.   2011
  7. Lee RMKWProblem-based learning curriculum: Problems and possible solutions. Journal of Medical Education (Taiwan) 15: 344-343. 2011
  8. Lu C, Zhao AX, Gao YJ, Lee RMKWModulation of vein function by perivascular adipose tissue. Eur. J. Pharmacol. 657: 111-116. 2011
  9. Lu C, Su CLY, Lee RMKW, Gao YJAlterations in perivascular adipose tissue structure and function in hypertension. Eur. J. Pharmacol. 656: 68-73. 2011
  10. McGrath P, Wong A, Holewa HCanadian and Australian licensing policies for International Medical Graduates: A web-based comparison. Education for Health 2011; 24(1): 1-13 available
  11. Nanta-Aree M, Buckley DN, Shahzad U, Cheng J, Thabane L, Tidy AGabapentin Does Not Improve Analgesia for Total Hip Arthroplasty.
  12. Paul JE, Thabane LInappropriate Conclusion from Meta-analysis of Randomized Control Trials. Anesthesiology. 114(6): 1495. 2011
  13. Paul JE, Nantha-Aree M, Buckley DN, Cheng J, Thabane L, Tidy A, Shahzad UGabapentin Does Not Improve Pain Outcomes for Total Knee Arthroplasty.
  14. Packham T, Fok D, Frederiksen K, Thabane L, Buckley NSafety of a cold pressor test and reliability of infrared measurements of skin temperature side differences to detect CRPS: a pilot study. Pain Res Management 2011, 16(2): 99-127.
  15. Packham T, Fok D, Frederiksen K, Thabane L, Buckley NPoster presentation, American Society of Hand Therapists. Safety of a cold pressor test and reliability of infrared measurements of skin temperature side differences to detect CRPS: a pilot study. Sept. 2011: Nashville Tennessee.
  16. The POISE InvestigatorsThe Perioperative Ischemic Evaluation (POISE) Trial: the effects of a perioperative β-blocker in patients undergoing noncardiac surgery. CMAJ 2011; 183: E351-E353.
  17. The VISION Pilot InvestigatorsAn international prospective cohort study evaluating major vascular complications among patients undergoing noncardiac surgery: the VISION Pilot Study. Open Medicine 2011;5(4)e193
  18. Shannthanna HIs this Complex Regional Pain Syndrome or Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy? Journal of Clinical Anesthesia. February Vol. 23,no. (1). 2011
  19. Shanthanna HNon-surgical management of Spinal Stenosis; how much of good evidence do we have? Accepted for Publication in Canadian Journal of Anesthesia March 2011
  20. Shanthanna H, Blain AIs this complex regional pain syndrome or reflex sympathetic dystrophy? J Clin Anesth August 2011
  21. Wong AFrom the Frontlines: A Qualitative Study of Anesthesiologists’ Work and Professional Values. Can J Anesth 2011; 58:108
  22. Wong ACulture in medical education: A comparison of a Thai and Canadian residency program. Med Educ 2011; 45: 1209-1219

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