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2017

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2016

  1. Nair S, Wong A. Perioperative management of coexistent fat oxidation defect and malignant hyperthermia. European Society of Anaesthesiology Meeting 2016.
  2. Choi S, O'Hare T, Paul J, McCartney C. Optimizing Pain and Rehabilitation after Knee Arthroplasty (OPRA): A Randomized Trial. American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine Meeting 2016.


 

2015

  1. Aboutouk D, Poon E. A mixed cohort study comparing persistent pain post thoracic surgery. CAS Annual Meeting 2015.
  2. Magalhaes J, MacCormick H. Continuous spinal anesthesia in a patient with aortic stenosis. CAS Annual Meeting 2015.
  3. Rai AS, Clarke H, Dhaliwal J, Choi S, Busse JW, Devereaux PJ, Khan J. Preoperative Pregabalin or Gabapentin for Postoperative Acute and Chronic Pain Among Patients Undergoing Breast Cancer Surgery: A Systematic Review and MetaAnalysis of Randomized Controlled Trials. 136, Number 45S-1 (Supplement) • Supplement to Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
  4. Shanthanna H. Effect of anticonvulsants on the neuropathic component of chronic low back pain. The 5th International Congress on Neuropathic Pain 2015.
  5. Sussman D. Transitioning to a reduced call model amongst anesthesia residents. CAS Annual Meeting 2015.

2014

  1. Busse JW, Ebrahim S, Riva J, Bance S, Guyatt G, Bagby M, Kunz R. Independent Medical Evaluations - Important, neglected, in need of reform: a systematic review. 24th International Epidemiology in Occupational Health (EPICOH) Conference. June 24-27, 2014. Chicago, IL, USA. (Abstract published in: Occup Environ Med. 2014 Jun; 71 Puppl: A83).
  2. Busse JW, Steenstra I, Ebrahim S, Heels-Ansdell D, Walter S, Guyatt G. Predictors of Workers' Compensation Claim Duration among Workers Disabled Due to Low Back Pain. 24th International Epidemiology in Occupational Health (EPICOH) Conference. June 24-27, 2014. Chicago, IL, USA. (Abstract published in: Occup Environ Med. 2014 Jun; 71 Suppl 1:A22-3).
  3. Chow CHT, Schmidt LA, Van Lieshout RJ, Leung P, Pope E, Michelangeli L, Shahzada A, Buckley N. Managing Children's Preoperative Anxiety: A descriptive and feasibility pilot study. Presented at 2014 CREST Conference by WISE, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON. 2014.
  4. Chow CHT, Schmidt LA, Van Lieshout RJ, Leung P, Nejati N, Pope E, Michelangeli L, Shahzada A, Buckley N. Managing Children's Preoperative Anxiety: A descriptive and feasibility pilot study. Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences 26th Annual Research Day, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON. 2014.
  5. Chow CHT, Schmidt LA, Van Lieshout RJ, Leung P, Pope E, Michelangeli L, Shahzada A, Buckley N. Managing Children's Preoperative Anxiety: A descriptive and feasibility pilot study. Development 2014 Conference, Carleton University, Ottawa, On. 2014.
  6. Ebrahim S, Bance S, Montoya L, Mulla S, El Din MK, Malachowski C, Guyatt G, Busse JW. Development of an instrument assessing symptom exaggeration in patients receiving disability benefits secondary to mental health disorders. 24th International Epidemiology in Occupational Health (EPICOH) Conference. June 24-27, 2014. Chicago, IL, USA. (Abstract published in Occup Environ Med. 2014 Jun; 71 Suppl 1: A80-1).
  7. Ebrahim S, Malachowski C, Din MK, Mulla S, Bance S, Montoya L, Guyatt G, Busse JW. Development of an instrument assessing symptom exaggeration in patients receiving disability benefits secondary to mental health disorders. 24th International Epidemiology in Occupational Health (EPICOH) Conference. June 24-27, 2014. Chicago, IL, USA. (Abstract published in: Occup Environ Med. 2014 Jun; 71 Suppl 1: A81).
  8. Managing Children's Preoperative Anxiety: A descriptive and feasibility pilot study. ANESTHESIOLOGY 2014 annual meetin, New Orleans, LA, USA. 2014.
  9. Lambert S, Jo S, Hindle A, Cheng J, Paul J. Meta-Analysis of Intrathecal Morphine for Lumbar Spine Surgery. CAS Annual Meeting 2014.
  10. Schulein, Syed, Ainsworth, Le Manach. Pilot Study to assess lung ultrasound for measuring atelectasis during CPB. Poster presentation at USYRA conference in Toronto, Ontario, June 2014.
  11. Syed S, Whitlock R, Teoh K. Left Ventricular Infiltrating Cardiac Hemangioma. CAS Abstract #1061836, to be published in CJA supplements.
  12. Wasowicz M, Syed S, Grewal, Wijeysundera DN, Starzyk L, Beattie SW. What is the mechanism of MI after PCI and subsequent suregery? Poster presentation at CAS conference in St. John's, Newfoundland, June 2014.
  13. Wascowicz M, Syed S, Starzyk L, Wijeysundera DN, Beattie SW. Prospective, Cohort Study on Unresolved Dilemmas in Non-cardiac Surgery After Previous PCI. 2014 Best Abstract competition, American Society of Anesthesiologists.


2013

  1. Starzyk L, Syed S, Wijeysundera D, Grewal D, Harsha P, Lavi R, Beattie SW, Wasowicz M. Post PCI Patients Undergoing Non Cardiac Surgery, Factors contributing to cardiac adverse events. Poster at the May 2013 35th Annual Meeting of the Society of Cardiac Anesthesia, Miami Beach, FL, USA.
  2. Starzyk L, Syed S, Wijeysundera D, Harsha P, Lavi R, Beattie SW, Wascowicz M. Post PCI Patients Undergoing Non Cardiac Surgery -  Measurements of Platelet Inhibition of Patients Having Major Adverse Cardiac Events. Poster presentation at SCA conference in San Francisco. Oct 2013.
  3. Walsh M, Whitlock R, Garg A, Legare JF, Duncan A, Zimmerman R, Miller S, Fremes S, Kieser T, Karthikeyan G, Chan M, Ho A, Nasr V, Vincent K, Chrolavicius S, Teoh K, Ali I, Lavi R, Sessler DI, Kramer R, Gardner J, Syed S, VanHelder T, Guyatt G, Rao-Melacini P, Thabane L, Devereaux PJ. The Remote Ischemic Preconditioning in Caridac Surgery Trial (Remote IMPACT). Canadian Society of Nephrology Annual General Meeting. April 2013. Montreal, Canada.
  4. Youssef N, Orlov D, Alie T, Chong M, Cheng J, Thabane L, Paul J. Epidural Opioid with Best Analgesia and Least Side Effects: Meta-Analysis of RCTs. Anesthesiology Annual Meeting October 2013.


2012

  1. Borg Debono V, Zhang S, Ye C, Paul J, Arya A, Hurlburt L, Murthy Y, Thabane L. The quality of reporting of Randomized Controlled Trials (RCTs) in postoperative pain management. 40th Annual Meeting of the Statistical Society of Canada June 2012.
  2. Kostandoff G, Whippey A, Paul J, Ma J, Thabane L, Ma HK. Predictors of Unanticipated Admission Following Ambulatory Surgery. CAS Annual Meeting 2012.
  3. Tse A, Siddiqui A, Paul J, Teh B. Retrospective Analysis of Pain Scores And Side Effects of Epidural Regimens In Patients Undergoing Pectus Excavatum Correction Surgery. CAS Annual Meeting 2012.
  4. Zhang S, Thabane L, Foster G, Paul J. Critical appraisal and application of different statistical methods of analyzing continuous outcomes in randomized controlled trials. 40th Annual Meeting of the Statistical Society of Canada June 2012.


2011

  1. Packham R, Fok D, Frederikse K, Thabane L, Buckley N. Safety of a cold pressor test & reliability of infrared measurements of skin temperature side differences to detect CRPS: A pilot study. Canadian Pain Society - submitted abstract from 2011 CPS meeting.
  2. Syed S, Whitlock R, Teoh K. Left Ventricular Infiltrating Cardiac Hemangioma. CAS Abstract #1061836, to be published in CJA supplements 2011.
  3. Wong A, McGrath P, Holewa H. Managing the Global Physician Workforce: Canadian and Australian IMG Licensing Compared. Med Educ 2011; 45 (supplement 1): 38-39.


2010

  1. Paul JE, Buckley N, McLean R, Musson D, Paul L, Antoni K. The Hamilton Acute Pain Safety Study - The Impact of Root Cause Analysis. Canadian Journal of Anesthesia. 57(Supplement 1): S107 June 2010.
  2. Wong A. The "Quiet" Asian learner: An inside view. Med Educ 2010; 44(s2): 31.


2009

  1. Kumbhare D, Parkinson W, Dunlop B, Richards C, Kerr C, Buckley N, Adachi J. Injury Measurement Properties of Serum Interleukin-6 Following Lumbar Decompression Surgery. J Surg Res. 2009.


2008

  1. Beattie S, Choi P, Yang H, Buckley N, Bryson G, Paul J. Results from the perioperative epidural trial pilot study. Canadian Journal of Anesthesia. 55:47594 2008.
  2. Forbes SS, Stephen WJ, Harper WL, Loeb M, Smith R, Christofferson EP, McLean RF. The Surgical Site Infection Working Group: The implementation of evidence-based practice for wound infection prophylaxis. Surgical Infections. 2008;9(2)L257.
  3. Lajoie J, Ling E. How clean are we? Determining microbial growth on commonly touched items in three operating rooms. Anesth 2008;55:454815.
  4. Neira V, Hankinson J, Syed S, Sawchuk C, Thabane L. Descriptive study of blood transfusion and conservation in cardiac surgery in an academic center. SCA 30th Annual Meeting abstract #94. 2008.
  5. Wong A, Lohfeld L. Recertifying as a Doctor in Canada: IMGs and the Journey from Entry to Adaptation. Med Educ 2008; 42(1): 53-60.


2007

  1. Wong A, Hayhoe R, Jang E, Mundy K. Characteristics of a Good Clinical Anesthesia Teacher: Faculty and Resident Perceptions. ASEAN Journal of Anesthesiology 2007; 8: 49.


2006

  1. Kousa G, VanHelder T, DeBeer J. Comparison of Perioperative Cardiovascular Complications between Intramedullary and Extramedullary Alignment Systems in Sequential Bilateral Total Knee Arthroplasty. Canadian Orthopedic Society Annual Meeting, 2006.
  2. Lajoie J, Ling E. How clean are we? Determining microbial growth on commonly touched items in three operating rooms. Anesth 2006; 105:A944.
  3. Nantha-Aree M, Ling E, Ismaila AS. Patient Population and Outcome is No Different in Elective versus Non-Elective Craniotomy for tumor. Anesthesiology 2006; 105: A54.
  4. Syed S, VanHelder T, Wijeysundrea D. Does Staging Bilateral Knee Surgery Decrease Cardiac Morbidity? Canadian Anesthesia Society Annual Meeting, Can J Anesth 2006 53: 26465.
  5. VanHelder T. Crisis Management in Anesthesia: time for Algorithms. Ontario Medical Society Anesthesia Section Meeting, 2006.
  6. Whitlock R, Teoh K, Szalay D, VanHelder T, Titley J. Complex Thoracic Aortic Reconstruction with Clamshell Single-Stage Approach: A Merger of Cardiac and Vascular Surgery. Canadian Society for Vascular Surgery Annual Meeting, 2006.
  7. Wong A. Curriculum development in anesthesia: Basic theoretical principles. Can J Anesth 2006; 53 (9): 950-960.


2005

  1. Forbes SS, Stephen WJ, Loeb M, Harper W, McLean RF. The Surgical Site Infection Working Group: timing of perioperative antibiotic administration remains a significant challenge. Can J Surg. 2005;48(4Suppl2):8.
  2. Paul JE, McLean RF, Buckley DN. Critical incident reporting on an acute pain service. Can J of Anesth 52:A57 (2005).
  3. Syed S, VanHelder T. Post-operative cardiovascular complications in major joint arthroplasties. CJA 2005; 52:A58.
  4. Wong A, Whyte R, Peachey G. the McMaster Anesthesia Clerkship Curriculum: the Next Generation. Can J Anesth 2005; 52(suppl. 1): A141.


2004

  1. Baier P, Koster A, Swartzman L, Krmpotic K, McGrath P, Reid G, Cunningham C, VanHelder T. Pain Management after Paediatric Outpatient Surgery: Children's Experiences. 13th World Congress of Anesthesiologists. Abstract, 2004.
  2. Fayad A, Yang H, Ling E. Cardiac Anesthesia: A Canadian Survey. Can J Anesth 2004; Suppl.
  3. Koster A, Swartzman L, Baier P, McGrath P, Reid G, Cunningham C, VanHelder T. Parent's Role in Managing Pain in Paediatric Outpatient Surgery. 13th World Congress of Anesthesiologists. Abstract, 2004.
  4. Paul JE, Sawhney M, Beattie S, McLean R. Critical incidents amongst 10033 acute pain patients. Canadian Journal of Anesthesia. 51:A23 2004.
  5. Wong A, Lohfeld L, Muzzin L. Loss and Rebirth: The Ontario International Medical Graduate Program Experience. Clin Invest Med 2004; 27 (4):191.


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