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    Articles - 2017
    A comparative study of patient characteristics, opinions, and outcomes, for patients who leave the emergency department before medical assessment.
    Fraser J, Atkinson P, Gedmintas A, Howlett MK, McCloskey R, French J,
    CJEM 2017;19(5):347-354    View Article
    Site: Saint John Regional
    A cost analysis of salbutamol administration by metered-dose inhalers with spacers versus nebulization for patients with wheeze in the pediatric emergency department: evidence from observational data in Nova Scotia.
    Spin P, Sketris I, Hill-Taylor B, Hurley K,
    CJEM 2017;19(1):1-8    View Article
    Site: IWK
    A randomised controlled pilot trial evaluating feasibility and acceptability of a computer-based tool to identify and reduce harmful and hazardous drinking among adolescents with alcohol-related presentations in Canadian pediatric emergency departments.
    Newton A, Dong K, Fitzpatrick EA, Johnson DW, Ali S, Rosychuk R,
    BMJ 2017;():    View Article
    Site: IWK
    A retrospective study of pulseless electrical activity, bedside ultrasound identifies interventions during resuscitation associated with improved survival to hospital admission. A REASON Study.
    Gaspari R, Weekes A, Adhikari S, Noble V, Nomura J, Theodoro D, Woo MY, Atkinson P, Blehar D, Brown S, Caffery T, Douglass E, Fraser J, et al.,
    Resuscitation 2017;():online    View Article
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Alternate Access to Care: A Cross Sectional Survey of Low Acuity Emergency Department Patients.
    MacKay J, Atkinson P, Palmer E, Fraser J, Vaillancourt E, Howlett MK, Stocia G, Powell M,
    Cureus 2017;9((6)):    View Article
    Site: Saint John Regional
    At work, at home.
    Atkinson P,
    Opus MD, NBMS 2017 2017;():    View Article
    Site: Saint John Regional
    CAEP 2016 Academic Symposium: How to have an impact as an emergency medicine educator and scholar.
    Frank J, Sherbino J, Woods R, Bandiera G, LeBlanc C,
    CJEM 2017;19(S1):S16-21    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Capnography versus standard monitoring for emergency department procedural sedation and analgesia (Review).
    Wall BF, Magee K, Campbell SG,
    Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2017;(3):1-52    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Choosing Wisely Canada: Five tests, procedures and treatments to question in Emergency Medicine.
    Cheng A, Campbell SG, Chartier LB, Goddard T, Magee K, McEwen J, Kapur AK, Holroyd B, Upadhye S, Couperthwaite S, Rowe B,
    CJEM 2017;19(S):PS9-17    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    CJEM Debate Series: #Burnout - Burnout is inevitable in clinical emergency medicine practice.
    Atkinson P, Ducharme J, Campbell SG,
    CJEM 2017;19(5):386-389   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Cognitive bias in health leaders.
    Campbell SG, Croskerry P, Petrie DA,
    Healthcare Manag Forum 2017;30(5):257-61   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Correlation of age and rurality with low-urgency use of Emergency Medical Services (LUEMS): A geographic analysis.
    Terashima M, Carter A,
    CJEM 2017;():1-8   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Current management practices for patients presenting with low back pain to a large Emergency Department in Canada.
    Nunn M, Hayden JA, Magee K,
    BMC 2017;18(1):92    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Cut and rip alone techniques verus usual practice in the removal of trauma patient clothing.
    Sibley A, Jain T, Atkinson P,
    CJEM 2017;17():E1-3   
    Site: PEI
    Development and feasibility testing of the Pediatric Emergency Discharge Interaction Coding Scheme.
    Curran J, Taylor A, Chorney J, Porter S, Murphy A, MacPhee S, Bishop A, Haworth R,
    2017;2017():1-8    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Emergency department procedural sedation for primary electrical cardioversion - A comparison with procedural sedations for other reasons.
    Butler M, Froese P, Zed P, Kovacs G, MacKinley R, Magee K, Watson M, Campbell SG,
    World J Emerg Med 2017;8(3):165-9    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Emergency medicine training and practice in Canada: Celebrating the past and evolving for the future
    Sinclair D, Abu-Laban RB, Toth P, LeBlanc C, Eisener-Parsche P, Frank J, Holroyd B,
    CJEM 2017;19(S2):S1-S8    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Epidemiology of electrical and lightening-related injuries among Canadian children and youth, 1997-2010: A canadian hospitals injury reporting and prevention program (CHIRPP) study.
    Bohrer M, Stewart S, Hurley K,
    CJEM 2017;2017(0):1-6   
    Site: IWK
    Examining Medical Student Specialty choice through a gender lens: An Orientational Qualitative Study.
    Smith V, Bethune C, Hurley K,
    Teach Learn Med 2017;():1-12   
    Site: IWK
    First episode seizure in a 10-year-old.
    Holland A, Chobotuk T,
    Pediatrics and Child Health 2017;22(6):303-4   
    Site: IWK
    Is computed tomography-defined obstruction a predictor of urological intervention in emergency department patients presenting with renal colic?
    Massaro P, Kanji A, Atkinson P, Pawsey R, Vaillancourt E,
    Canadian Urological Association Journal 2017;11((3-4)):88    View Article
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Medical students' perceptions of emergency medicine careers.
    Pianosi K, Stewart S, Hurley K,
    Cureus 2017;():   
    Site: IWK
    Organ and tissue donation from poisoned patients in the ED - A Canadian perspective
    Staple L, LeBlanc C,
    CJEM 2017;():   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Patient and caregiver expectations of emergency department care: A scoping literature review.
    Curran J, Cassidy C, Chiasson D, MacPhee S, Bishop A,
    Int Emerg Nurse 2017;2017(32):62-69    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Pharmacy initiated immunizations in the emergency department - HaliVax PIIE.
    Flemming H,
    CPJ 2017;():   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Predicting thoracic injury in children with multitrauma.
    Weerdenburg K, Wales P, Stephens D, Beno S, Gantz J, Alsop J, Schuh S,
    Pediatric Emergency Care 2017;():1-5    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Prevalence of low back pain in emergency settings: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Edwards J, Hayden JA, Asbridge M, Gregoire MC, Magee K,
    BMC M Disorders 2017;2017(18):1-83    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Risk factors for adverse events in Emergency Department procedural sedation for children.
    Bhatt M, Johnson DW, Taljaard M, Farion K, Ali S, McTimoney M, Dubrovsky SA,
    JAMA 2017;2017(1):E1-8   
    Site: IWK
    Technology profiles as proxies for measuring functional and frailty status.
    Tong T, Chignall M, Tierrney M, Sirois M, Goldstein J, Emond M, Rockwood K, Lee J,
    Proc Comp Sci 2017;111(2017):77-86    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    The Canadian hospital injury reporting and prevention program: captured versus uncpatured injuries for patients presenting at paediatric tertiary care centre.
    Butler M, Newton S, MacPhee S,
    Pediatrics and Child Health 2017;22(3):134-8    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Understanding discharge communication behaviors in a pediatric emergency care context: A mixed methods observational study
    Curran J, Bishop A, Plint AC, MacPhee S, Zemek R, Chorney J, Jabbour M, Porter S, Sawyer S,
    BMC Health Serv Res 2017;17(1):276    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Articles - 2016
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    A deliberately restricted laryngeal view with the Glidescope video laryngoscope is associated with faster and easier tracheal intubation when compared with a full glottic view: a randomized clinical trial.
    Gu Y, Robert J, Kovacs G, Milne J, Morris I, Hung O, Mac Quarrie K, MacKinnon S, Law AJ,
    Can J Anaesth 2016;63(8):928-37    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    A survey to determine decision-making styles of working paramedics and student paramedics.
    Jensen J, Bienkowski A, Travers A, Calder L, Walker M, Tavares W, Croskerry P,
    CJEM 2016;():1-10   
    Site: Division of EMS
    An 18-month old boy with growth failure and gross motor skill regression.
    Clive B, Chobotuk T,
    Pediatrics and Child Health 2016;():   
    Site: IWK
    An Environmental Scan of Academic Emergency Medicine at the 17 Canadian Medical Schools: Why Does this Matter to Emergency Physicians?
    Stiell I, Lang E, Sherbino J, Morrison L, Christenson J, Perry JJ, Topping C, Woods R, Green R, Magee K, Mensour M, Field S, Ducharme J, McEwen J,
    CJEM 2016;19(1):39-46    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    An integrated management approach to Atrial Fibrillation.
    Carter L, Gardner M, Magee K, Feardon A, Morgulis I, Doucette S, Sapp JL, Gray C, Abdelwahab A, Parkash R,
    American Heart Journal 2016;2016(5):    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Are pelvic circumferential compression devices (PCCDs) safe and effective for the treatment of pelvic fractures?
    Atkinson P,
    BEEM Jornal 2016;1(1):   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Are Post graduate Medical Residency Training Positions in Atlantic Canada Evenly Distributed?
    Atkinson P, Howlett MK, MacKay J, Fraser J, Ross P,
    Cureus 2016;8(4):    View Article
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Assessing clinical faculty understanding of statistical terms used to measure treatment effects and their application to teaching.
    LeBlanc C,
    J CME 2016;36(4):278-83   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Association of persistent postconcussive symptoms with pediatric quality of life.
    Gravel J, Freedman S, Burns E, Osmond M, Zemek R,
    JAMA 2016;():    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Barriers and facilitators to implementing the HEADS-ED. A rapid screening tool for pediatric patients in emergency departments.
    MacWilliams K, Curran J, Racek J, Cloutier P, Capelli M,
    Pediatric Emergency Care 2016;():1-7    View Article
    Site: IWK
    CAEP 2015 Academic Symposium: Leadership within the emergency medicine academic community and beyond.
    Sinclair D, LeBlanc C,
    CJEM 2016;S18(2016):S1-9    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    CAEP 2015 Academic Symposium: Recommendations for university governance and administration for Emergency Medicine.
    Petrie DA, Chopra A, Chochinov A, Artz J, Schull M, Tallon JM, Jones G, MacPhee S, Ackerman M, Stiell I, Christenson J,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):S18-24    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Clinical risk score for persistent postconcussion symptoms among children with acute concussion in the ED.
    Zemek R, Freedman S, Gravel J, Boutis K, Beer D, Craig W, Burns E, Farion K, Dubrovsky SA, Klassen TP, Richer L, Osmond M,
    JAMA 2016;315(10):1014-25    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Community-engaged scholarship to catalyze innovation: A case study of the uptake of metered-dose inhalers with spacers to deliver respiratory medication in a pediatric emergency department in Nova Scotia.
    Sketris I, Hill-Taylor B, Sargeant J, Hurley K,
    Longwoods.com 2016;16(SI):42-54    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Concussion and its management: What do parents know?
    Weerdenburg K, Schneeweiss S, Koo E, Boutis K,
    Pediatrics and Child Health 2016;21(3):1-5   
    Site: IWK
    Design, implementation, and evaluation of a simulation-based clinical correlation curriculum as an adjunctive pedagogy in an anatomy course.
    Coombs CM, Shields RY, Hunt EA, Lum Y, Sosnay PR, Perretta JS, Lieberman RH, Shilkofski N,
    Acad Med 2016;():    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Device and medication preferences of Canadian physicians for emergent endotrachealintubation in critically illl patients.
    Green R, Ferguson J, Turgeon AF, McIntyre L, Kovacs G, Griesdale DE, Zarychanski R, Butler M, Erdogan M,
    CJEM 2016;19(3):1-12    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Diagnosing the Avengers' injuries: Medical professionals weigh in.
    Ingram K, Magee K,
    The Week 2016;():    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Does Elimination of a Laboratory Sample Clotting Stage Requirement Reduce Overall Turnaround Times for Emergency Department Stat Biochemical testing?
    Compeau S, Howlett MK, Matchett S, Shea J, Fraser J, McCloskey R, Atkinson P,
    Cureus 2016;10():    View Article
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Emergency department point-of-care in out-hospital and in-ED cardiac arrest.
    Gaspari R, Weekes A, Adhikari S, Noble V, Nomura J, Theodoro D, Woo MY, Atkinson P, Blehar D, Brown S, Caffery T, Douglass E, Fraser J, et al.,
    Resuscitation 2016;109():33-39    View Article
    Site: Saint John Regional
    End-tidal capnometry during Emergency Department procedural sedation and analgesia: a randomized, controlled study.
    Campbell SG, Magee K, Zed P, Froese P, Etsell G, LaPierre A, Warren D, MacKinley R, Butler M, Kovacs G, Petrie DA,
    World J Emerg Med 2016;7(1):13-18    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Essential content for discharge instructions in pediatric emergency care: A delphi study.
    Jabbour M, Curran J, Murphy A, Burns E, Plint AC, Taljaard M, MacPhee S, Fitzpatrick EA, Bishop A, Chorney J,
    Pediatric Emergency Care 2016;():   
    Site: IWK
    Glottic impersonation.
    Kovacs G, Duggan L, Brindley P,
    Can J Anaesth 2016;64(3):320    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Headache, through a patient's eyes.
    Hurley S, Harris A,
    The Canadian Journal of Diagnosis 2016;33(5):1-6    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Hospital admissions for lower respiratory tract infections among infants in the Canadian arctic: A cohort study.
    Young M,
    CMAJ 2016;4(4):E615-22    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Increasing access to mental health care with Breathe, an internet-based program for anxious adolescents: Study protocol for a pilot randomized controlled trial.
    Newton A, Wozney L, Bagnall A, Fitzpatrick EA, Curtis S, Jabbour M, Johnson DW, Rosychuk R, Young M, Ohinmaa A, Joyce A, McGrath PJ,
    JMIR Research Protocols 2016;4(1):    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Medical student career choice: a qualitative study of fourth-year medical students at Memorial University, Newfoundland.
    Pianosi K, Bethune C, Hurley K,
    CMAJ 2016;4(2):147-52    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Offload zone patient selection criteria to reduce ambulance offload delay.
    Laan C, Vanberkel P, Boucherie R, Carter A,
    Ops Research H Care 2016;11():13-19   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Paramedic recognition of sepsis in the prehospital setting: A prospective observational study.
    Green R, Travers A, Cain E, Campbell SG, Jensen J, Petrie DA, Erdogan M, Patrick GP, Patrick W,
    Emerg Med Int 2016;2016():1-5   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Resuscitation prior to emergency endotracheal intubation: Results of a national survey.
    Green R, Ferguson J, Turgeon AF, McIntyre L, Kovacs G, Griesdale DE, Zarychanski R, Butler M, Erdogan M,
    WestJEM 2016;17(5):542-8    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Scalp hematoma characteristics associated with intracranial injury in pediatric minor head injury.
    Burns E, Klassen TP, Correll R, Jarvis A, Joubert G, Bailey B, Chauvin-Kimoff L, Pusic MV, McConnell D, Nijssen-Jordan C, Silver N, Taylor B, Osmond M,
    Acad Emerg Med 2016;23(5):576-83    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Sonography in Hypotension and Cardiac Arrest (SHoC): Rates of Abnormal Findings in Undifferentiated Hypotension and During Cardiac Arrest as a Basis for Consensus on a Hierarchical Point of Care Ultrasound Protocol.
    Milne J, Atkinson P, Fraser J, Lamprecht H,
    Cureus 2016;8(4):    View Article
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Tablet-based Frailty Assessments in Emergency Care for Older Adults.
    Tierrney M, Goldstein J, Emond M, Rockwood K,
    Proc Human Factors Erg Society 2016 Ann Mtg 2016;60(1):613-7    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    The 2015 Survey in Academic CME/CPD - "The Harrison Survey".
    LeBlanc C,
    AAMC 2016;():    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The impact of an educational intervention on knowledge about infant crying and abusive head trauma.
    Ornstein A, Fitzpatrick EA, Hatchette J, Woolcott C, Dodds L,
    Pediatrics and Child Health 2016;21(2):74-78    View Article
    Site: IWK
    The patient's perspective including patients and their families in choosing wisely CPD.
    LeBlanc C, Campbell SG,
    DoctorsNS 2016;():   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The role of emergency medical services in geriatrics: Bridging the gap between primary and acute care.
    Goldstein J, McVey J, Ackroyd-Stolarz S,
    CJEM 2016;18(01):54-61   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Transient ischemic attack: management in the Emergency Department and impact of an outpatient neurovascular clinic.
    Hosier GW, Phillips SJ, Doucette S, Magee K, Gubitz GJ,
    CJEM 2016;():1-9    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Ultrasound-Assisted Distal Radius Fracture Reduction.
    Socransky S, Skinner A, Bromley M, Smith A, Anawati A, Middaugh, Ross P, Atkinson P,
    Cureus 2016;8(7):    View Article
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Understanding the experience of miscarriage in the Emergency Department.
    McWilliams K, Hughes J, Aston M, Field S, Wright Moffat F,
    J Emerg Nurs 2016;42(6):504-12   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    What is new in 2015 American Heart Association guidelines, what recycled from 2010, and what is relevant for emergency medicine in Canada?
    Morrison L, de Caen A, Bhanji F, Blanchard I, Brooks S, Jensen J, Travers A, Vailancourt C, Woolfrey K,
    CJEM 2016;18(3):223-9    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Articles - 2015
    Top of Page
    A 12 year old girl with seizures after intentional drug overdose. Bupropion overdose.
    Weerdenburg K, Finkelstein Y,
    Pediatric Emergency Care 2015;31(3):217-9    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Alternatives to Traditional EMS Dispatch and Transport: A Scoping Review of Reported Outcomes.
    Jensen J, Carter A, Rose J, Visintini S, Bourdon E, Brown R, McVey J, Travers A,
    CJEM 2015;0(0):online1-19   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Aminophylline for bradyasystolic cardiac arrest in adults.
    Hurley K, Magee K, Green R,
    Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2015;15(8):    View Article
    Site: IWK
    An effective utilization management strategy by dual approach of influencing physician ordering and gate keeping.
    Elnenaei MO, Campbell SG, Thoni AJ, Lou A, Crocker BD, Nassar BA,
    Clinical Biochemistry 2015;():1-5    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Burnout in emergency department healthcare professionals is associated with coping style: a cross sectional survey.
    Howlett MK, Doody K, Murray J, Leblanc-Duchin D, Fraser J, Atkinson P,
    Emerg Med 2015;():    View Article
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Cardiac Arrest and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Outcome Reports: Update of the Utstein Resuscitation Registry Templates for Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest.
    Travers A,
    Resuscitation 2015;96():328-40    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Cardiac Arrest and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Outcome Reports: Update of the Utstein Resuscitation Registry Templates for Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest.
    Travers A,
    Circulation 2015;132(13):1286-300    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Care by Design. New model of coordinated on-site primary and acute care in long-term care facilities.
    Marshall E, Clarke B, Peddle S, Jensen J,
    Can Fam Physician 2015;61(3):e129-34    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Delays to initial reduction attempt are associated with higher failure rates in anterior shoulder dislocation: a retrospective analysis of factors affecting reduction failure.
    Kanji A, Atkinson P, Fraser J, Lewis D, Benjamin S,
    Emerg Med J 2015;():   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Education Scholarship in Emergency Medicine Part 1: Innovating and Improving Teaching and Learning.
    Sherbino J, van Melle E, Bandiera G, McEwen J, LeBlanc C, Bhanji F, Frank J, Regehr G, Snell L,
    CJEM 2015;15(S1):S1-5    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Effect of a point of care ultrasound protocol on the diagnostic performance of medical learners during simulated cardiorespiratory scenarios.
    Parks A, Verheul G, Leblanc-Duchin D, Atkinson P,
    Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine 2015;1():1-7   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Effectiveness and safety of short-stay units in the Emergency Department.
    Galipeau J, Pussegoda K, Stevens A, Brehaut JC, Curran J, Tierrney M, Kwok E, Worthington J, Campbell SG, Moher D,
    Acad Emerg Med 2015;22(8):893-907    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Emergency procedural sedation with propofol in older teenagers.
    Campbell SG, MacPhee S, Butler M, Zed P, Froese P, Watson M, MacKinley R,
    Pediatric Emergency Care 2015;31(11):762-5    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Executive summary: 2015 International consensus on cardiopulminary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care science with treatment recommendations.
    Travers A,
    Resuscitation 2015;95():e1-31    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Gastroenteritis therapies in developed countries: systematic review and meta-analysis -Published in PLoS ONE.
    Freedman S, Black KJ, Fitzpatrick EA, Gouin S, Hartling LA,
    2015;10(6):1-21   
    Site: IWK
    High Fidelity Simulation in Pediatric Emergency Medicine - A national Survey of facilitator comfort and practice.
    Lee J, Chan A, Angelski C, Allain D, Ali S,
    Pediatric Emergency Care 2015;31(4):260-5    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Impact of a novel collaborative long term care EMS model: A before and after cohort analysis of an extended care paramedic program.
    Jensen J, Marshall E, Carter A, Boudreau MA, Burge FI, Travers A,
    PEC 2015;20(1):111-6    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Impact of a Novel Collaborative Long-Term Care - EMS Model: A Before-and-After Cohort Analysis of an Extended Care Paramedic Program.
    Jensen J, Marshall E, Carter A, Boudreau MA, Burge FI, Travers A,
    PEC 2015;():   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Impact of the age of stored blood trauma patient mortality: a systematic review.
    Sowers N, Froese P, Erdogan M, Green R,
    Can J Surg 2015;58(5):335-42   
    Site: Division of EMS
    International Federation for Emergency Medicine Point of Care Ultrasound Curriculum.
    Atkinson P, Bowra J, Lambert M, Lamprecht H, Noble V, Jarman B,
    Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine 2015;17(2):161-170   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Medication-Related Emergency Department Visits in Pediatrics: a Prospective Observational Study.
    Zed P, Black KJ, Fitzpatrick EA, Ackroyd-Stolarz S, Murphy N, Curran J, MacKinnon NJ, Sinclair D,
    Pediatrics 2015;135(3):435-43    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Methods of a multi-faceted rapid knowledge synthesis project to inform the implementation of a new health service model: Collaborative Emergency Centres.
    Hayden J, Killian L, Zygmunt A, Babineau J, Martin-Misener R, Jensen J, Carter A,
    Syst Rev 2015;4(7):    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    My patient has abdominal and flank pain: Identifying renal causes.
    Cox C, MacDonald S, Henneberry R, Atkinson P,
    Ultrasound 2015;():1-9   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    My patient is injured: identifying foreign bodies with ultrasound.
    Lewis D, Aman J, Atkinson P, Jarman B,
    Ultrasound 2015;():    View Article
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Offload zones to mitigate emergency medical services (EMS) offload delay in Emergency Department: a process map and hazard analysis.
    Carter A, Gould J, Jensen J, Cook J, Carrigan SA, Wheatley MR, Travers A,
    Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine 2015;17(6):670-8    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Part 15: First Aid: 2015 American Heart Association and American Red Cross Guidelines update for First Aid.
    Singletary EM, Charlton NP, Epstein J, Ferguson J, Jensen J, MacPherson A,
    Circulation 2015;132(18S2):S574-89   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Part 1: Executive Summary 2015 American Heart Association guidelines up for cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care.
    Shuster M, Travers A,
    Circulation 2015;132(16S1):S2-39    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Part 2: Evidence evaluation and management of conflicts of interest: 2015 international consensus on cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care science with treatment recommendations.
    Travers A,
    Resuscitation 2015;95():e33-41    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Part 2: Evidence evaluation and management of conflicts of interest: 2015 international consensus on cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care science with treatment recommendations.
    Travers A,
    Circulation 2015;132(16S1):S40-50    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Part 3: Adult basic life support and automated external defibrillation: 2015 international consensus on cardiopulminary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care science with treatment recommendations.
    Travers A,
    Resuscitation 2015;95():e43-69    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Part 3: Adult basic life support and automated external defibrillation: 2015 international consesus on cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care science with treatment recommendations.
    Travers A,
    Circulation 2015;132(16S1):S51-83    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Part 4: Systems of care and continuous quality improvement 2015 American Heart Association of Guidelines update for cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care.
    Travers A,
    Circulation 2015;132(S2):S397-413    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Part 5: Adult basic life support and cardiopulminary resuscitation quality 2015 American Heart Association Guildelines update for cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care.
    Travers A,
    Circulation 2015;132(S2):S414-35    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Part 6: Alternative techniques and ancillary devices for cardiopulmonary resuscitation 2015 American Heart Association guidelines update for cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care.
    Brooks S, Travers A,
    Circulation 2015;132(S2):S436-43    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Part 9: First Aid: 2015 International Consensus on First Aid Science with Treatment Recommendations.
    Zideman DA, Singletary EM, De Buck ED, Chang WT, Jensen J, Swain J,
    Resuscitation 2015;():225-61   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Part 9: First Aid: 2015 International Consensus on First Aid Science with treatment recommendations.
    Singletary EM, Zideman DA, De Buck ED, Chang WT, Jensen J, Swain J,
    Circulation 2015;132(16S1):S269-311   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Pediatric information seeking behavior, information needs and information preferences of healthcare professionals in general Emergency Departments: Results from the translating emergency knowledge for kids (TREKK) Needs assessment.
    Scott S, Albrecht L, Given LM, Hartling LA, Johnson DW, Jabbour M, Klassen TP,
    Acad Emerg Med 2015;():   
    Site: IWK
    Pediatric pain management in the emergency department: the triage nurses' perspective.
    Thomas D, Kircher J, Plint AC, Fitzpatrick EA, Newton A, Rosychuk R, Grewal S, Ali S,
    J Emer Med 2015;41(5):407-13    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Probing the effect of OSCE checklist length on inter-observer reliability and observer accuracy.
    Hurley K, Bullock G,
    Medical Education 2015;20(29242):1-5    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Radiation exposure from CT scanning in the resuscitative phase of trauma care: A level one trauma centre experience.
    Beatty L, Tallon JM,
    CJEM 2015;17(6):617-23    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Society for academic continuing medical education intervention guideline series: Guideline 1, performance measurement and feedback.
    LeBlanc C,
    J CME 2015;35(S2):S51-4    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Society for academic continuing medical education intervention guideline series: guideline 2, practice facilitation.
    LeBlanc C,
    J CEHP 2015;35(S2):S55-9    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Society for academic continuing medical education intervention guideline series: guideline 3, education meetings.
    LeBlanc C,
    J CEHP 2015;35(S2):S60-4    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Society for Academic continuing medical education intervention guideline series: guideline 4, interprofessional education.
    LeBlanc C,
    J CEHP 2015;35(S2):S65-9    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The Canadian Research Agenda: A survey to determine impact and feasability of implementing previously generated recommendations.
    Jensen J, Blanchard I, Bigham B, Carter A, Brown R, Socha D, Brown L, Craig A, Morrison L,
    Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine 2015;17(5):484-90    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The diagnosis of concussion in a pediatric emergency department.
    Boutis K, Weerdenburg K, Koo E, Schneeweiss S, Zemek R,
    J Pediatr 2015;166(5):1214-20    View Article
    Site: IWK
    The epidemiology of prehospital emergency responses for older adults in a provincial EMS system.
    Goldstein J, Jensen J, Carter A, Travers A, Rockwood K,
    CJEM 2015;17(5):491-6   
    Site: Division of EMS
    The Epidemiology of Prehospital Emergency Responses for Older Adults in a Provincial EMS System.
    Goldstein J, Jensen J, Carter A, Travers A, Rockwood K,
    CJEM 2015;17(5):491-6    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    The First International Congress on Whole Person Care--A Report.
    Huffaker G, Petrie DA, Kreisberg J,
    Persp Cardiology 2015;19(2):88-90    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The impact of non-elective abdominal surgery on the residential status of older adult patients.
    Davis PJ, Bailey JG,
    Ann Surg 2015;():epub    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The validation of a care partner-derived frailty index based upon comprehensive geriatric assessment (CP-FI-CGA) in emergency medical services and geriatric ambulatory care.
    Goldstein J, Hubbard RE, Moorhouse P, Andrew M, Mitnitski A, Rockwood K,
    Age and Aging 2015;44(2):327-30    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Use of a flexible intubating scope in combination with a channeled video laryngoscope for managing a difficult airway in the Emergency Department.
    Sowers N, Kovacs G,
    Journal of Emergency Medicine 2015;50(2):1-5    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Variation in the Diagnosis and Management of Appendicitis at Canadian Pediatric Hospitals.
    Schuh S, Gravel J, Fitzpatrick EA, Turner T, Bhatt M, Beer D,
    Acad Emerg Med 2015;1553-2712():1-12   
    Site: IWK
    Variation in the diagnosis and management of appendicitis at Canadian Pediatric Hospitals.
    et al., Schuh S, Gravel J, Fitzpatrick EA, Turner T, Bhatt M, Beer D,
    Acad Emerg Med 2015;22(7):811-22    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Articles - 2014
    Top of Page
    "Care by Design" new Model of Care in Long-Term Care Facilities Providing Residents Coordinated On-Site Primary/Acute Care.
    Marshall E, Clarke B, Peddle S, Jensen J,
    Can Fam Physician 2014;32(4):835-49   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Assessment of older adults by emergency medical services: methodology and feasibility of a Care Partner Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment (CP-CGA).
    Goldstein J, Travers A, Hubbard RE, Moorhouse P, Andrew M, Rockwood K,
    CJEM 2014;16(5):371-7    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Blame, shame and lack of support: a multilevel study on obesity management.
    Kirk S, Price S, Penny TL, Rehman L, Lyons RF, Piccinini-Vallis H, Vallis MT, Curran J, Aston M,
    Qual Health Res 2014;24(6):790-800    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Comparison of the King Vision Video Laryngoscope with the MacIntosh Laryngoscope.
    Murphy L, Kovacs G, Reardon P, Law AJ,
    J Emer Med 2014;47(2):239-46    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Deciding About Fast and Slow Decisions.
    Croskerry P, Petrie DA, Reilly JB, Tait G,
    Acad Med 2014;89(2):197-200    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Detection of soft tissue foreign bodies by a nurse practioner- performed ultrsound.
    Atkinson P, Madan R, Kendall R, Fraser J, Lewis D,
    Critical Ultrasound 2014;6(1):1-5   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Discharge instructions for caregivers in the context of pediatric emergency care: a narrative synthesis protocol.
    Curran J, Murphy A, Newton A, Zemek R, Hartling LA, Plint AC, Chorney J, MacPhee S, Campbell SG, Jabbour M, Boliver D, Petrie DA, Colwell R, MacWilliams K, Nolan A,
    Syst Rev 2014;3(26):    View Article
    Site: IWK
    ED cognition: any decision by anyone at any time.
    Croskerry P,
    CJEM 2014;16(1):13-19   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Education Scholarship in Emergency Medicine Part 2: Supporting and Developing Scholars.
    Bandiera G, LeBlanc C, Regehr G, Snell L, Frank J, Sherbino J,
    CJEM 2014;15(S1):6-12   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Embedding interventions within early child care programs for preschoolers at risk for serious mental health disorders: an evidence to policy realist review.
    Carrey N, Curran J, Greene R, Nolan A, McLuckie A,
    J Syst Rev 2014;3(84):1-7    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Emergency Department Antimicrobial Consideration in Severe Sepsis (in press).
    Green R, Gorman SG,
    Emerg Med 2014;32(14):835-849   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Emergency department use is frequent use associated with a lack of primary care provider?
    Palmer E, Leblanc-Duchin D, Murray J, Atkinson P,
    Can Fam Physician 2014;60(4):e223-e229   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Emergency Department Utilization by Older Adults: A Descriptive Study.
    Latham L, Ackroyd-Stolarz S,
    Canadian Geriatrics Journal 2014;17(4):118-25    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Fascia iliaca block for pain relief from proximal femoral fracture in the emergency department: a review of the literature.
    Chesters A, Atkinson P,
    Emerg Med 2014;31():e84-87   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Hip Arthroscopy: Prevalence of Intra-articular Pathologic Findings After Traumatic Injury of the Hip.
    Harris A,
    2014;30(3):299-304   
    Site: Division of EMS
    In reply to Norman et al and to Ilgen et al.
    Croskerry P, Petrie DA, Reilly JB, Tait G,
    Acad Med 2014;89(9):1196-7    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Incidence of postintubation hemodynamic instability associated with emergent intubations performed outside the operating room: A systematic review.
    Green R, Hutton B, Lorette J, Bleskie D, McIntyre L, Fergusson DA,
    CJEM 2014;16(1):69-79    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Management and outcomes of small bowel obstruction in older adult patients: a prospective cohort study.
    Springer JE, Bailey JG, Davis PJ, Johnson PM,
    Can J Surg 2014;57(6):379-84    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    My patient has got abdominal pain; identifying biliary problems.
    Woo MY, Taylor M, Loubani O, Bowra J, Atkinson P,
    Ultrasound 2014;22(4):223-228   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Paramedic Self-Reported Exposure to Violence in the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Workplace.
    Bigham B, Jensen J, Tavares W, Drake M, Saleem H, Dainty K, Munro G,
    PEC 2014;18(4):789-94    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Prehospital Noninvasive Ventilation for Acute Respiratory Failure: Systematic Review, Network Meta-analysis and Individual Patient Data Meta-analysis.
    Goodacre S, Stevens JW, Pandor A, Poku E, Ren S, Cantrell A, Bounes V, Mas A, Payen D, Petrie DA, Soeren Roessler M, Weitz G, Plaisance P,
    Acad Emerg Med 2014;21(9):960-70    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Procedural sedation and analgesia for adults in the emergency department.
    Atkinson P, French J, Nice A,
    BMJ 2014;():    View Article
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Prognostic Factors for morbidity and mortality in elderly patients undergoing acute gastrointestinal surgery: A systematic review.
    Davis PJ, Hayden JA, Springer JE, Bailey JG, Molinari M, Johnson PM,
    Can J Surg 2014;57(2):E44-52    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Robotic versus laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) in obese adults ages 18-65 years: a systematic review and economic analysis.
    Bailey JG, Hayden JA, Davis PJ, Liu RY, Haardt D, Ellsmere J,
    Surg Endosc 2014;28(2):414-26    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The Impact of Etomidate on Mortality in Trauma Patients.
    Hinkewich C, Green R,
    Can J Anaesth 2014;61(7):1-6   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Understanding context in knowledge translation: a concept analysis study protocol.
    Squires JE, Graham I, Hutchinson AM, Linklater S, Brehaut JC, Curran J,
    J Adv Nurs 2014;71(5):1146-55    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Unintended complications. Preventing prehospital medical errors with cognitive strategies.
    Fu D, Sibley A, Woods R,
    J Emer Med 2014;39(12):54-7    View Article
    Site: PEI
    Validating administrative data for the detection of adverse events in older hospitalized patients.
    Ackroyd-Stolarz S, Bowles S, Giffin L,
    Drug Healthc Patient Saf 2014;13(6):101-8    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Articles - 2013
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    A New Long-Term Care Facilities Model in Nova Scotia, Canada: Protocol for a Mixed Methods Study of Care by Design.
    Marshall E, Boudreau MA, Jensen J, Edgecombe N, Clarke B, Burge FI, Archibald G, Taylor A, Andrew M,
    JMIR Research Protocols 2013;2(2):e56    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    A pan-Canadian web-based education program to support screening for distress: evaluation of outcomes.
    McLeod D, Morck A, Curran J,
    Palliative and Supportive Care 2013;12(1):15-23    View Article
    Site: IWK
    A Systematic Review of Ethanol and Fomepizole Use in Toxic Alcohol Ingestions.
    Beatty L, Green R, Magee K, Zed P,
    Emerg Med Int 2013;2013(Article ID 638057):14 pages    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Aminophylline for bradyasystolic cardiac arrest in adults.
    Hurley K, Magee K, Green R,
    Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013;2013(8):1-42    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    An inventory of Canadian trauma systems: opportunities for improving access to trauma care.
    Evans CC, Tallon JM, Bridge J, Nathens A,
    CJEM 2013;15(0):1-7    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Best Strategies to Implement Clinical Pathways in an Emergency Department Setting: Study protocol for a cluster randomized controlled trial.
    Jabbour M, Curran J, Scott S, Guttman A, Rotter T, Ducharme FM, Lougheed MD, McNaughton-Filtion ML, Newton A, Shafir M, Paprica A, Klassen TP, Jaljaard M, Grimshaw J, Johnson DW,
    Implementation Science 2013;8(55):1-11    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Can Emergency Medical Services Use Turnaround Time as a Proxy for Measuring Ambulance Offload Time?
    Carter A, Overton J, Terashima M, Cone DC,
    Journal of Emergency Medicine 2013;():1-6    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Can medical learners achieve point-of-care ultrasound competency using a high fidelity ultrasound simulator? A pilot study.
    Parks A, Atkinson P, Verheul G, Leblanc-Duchin D,
    Critical Ultrasound 2013;5(9):   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Cannabis and traffic collision risk: findings from a case-crossover study of injured drivers presenting to emergency departments.
    Asbridge M, Mann RE, Cusimano MD, Trayling C, Roerecke M, Tallon JM, Whipp A, Rehm JT,
    Int J Pub Health 2013;():online 1st    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Chest compression fraction in simulated cardiac arrest management by Primary Care Paramedics: King LT versus basic airway management.
    Jensen J, Walker M, LeRoux Y, Carter A,
    PEC 2013;17(2):285-90    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Developing a Canadian Emergency Medical Services Research Agenda: A Baseline Study of Stakeholder Opinions.
    Dainty K, Jensen J, Bigham B, Blanchard I, Brown L, Carter A, Socha D, Morrison L,
    CJEM 2013;15(2):83-9   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Effect of obesity and decompressive laparotomy on mortality in acute pancreatitis requiring intensive care unit admission.
    Davis PJ, Eltawil KM, Abu-Wasel B, Walsh MJ, Topp T, Molinari M,
    World J Surg 2013;37(2):318-32    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Encouraging residents to seek feedback.
    Delva D, Sargeant J, Miller S, Holland J, Brown PA, LeBlanc C, Lightfoot K, Mann K,
    Med Teach 2013;35(12):e1625-31    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Epinephrine in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: A critical review.
    Reardon P, Magee K,
    World J Emerg Med 2013;4(2):85-91   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Evaluating a clinical practice intervention to promote delivery of salbutamol by metered-dose inhalers with holding chambers in a pediatric emergency department.
    Hill-Taylor B, Hurley K, Sketris I, O'Connell C, Sinclair D, Wing A,
    CJEM 2013;15(2):101-8    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Factors Influencing Rural and Urban Emergency Clinicians' Participation in an Online Knowledge Exchange Intervention.
    Curran J, Murphy A, Sinclair D, McGrath PJ,
    Rosen's Textbook of Emergency Medicine 6th Edition 2013;13(1):2175    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Feasibility of Using Information Derived From a Care Partner to Develop a Frailty Index Based on Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment.
    Goldstein J, Hubbard RE, Moorhouse P, Andrew M,
    J Frailty Aging 2013;2(1):15-21   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Hace1 controls ROS generation of vertebrate Rac1-dependent NADPH oxidase complexes.
    Daugaard M, Nitsch R, Razaghi B, McDonald L, Jarrar A, Torrino S, Castillo-Lluva S, Rotblat B, Li L, Malliri A, Lemichez E, Mettouchi A, Berman JN, Penninger JM, Sorensen PH,
    Nat Commun 2013;4(2180):1-13    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Insights and operations of a novel paramedic long-term care program.
    Jensen J, Travers A, Marshall E, Leadley S, Carter A,
    PEC 2013;():    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Medication-related emergency department visits and hospital admissions in pediatric patients: a qualitative systematic review.
    Zed P, Haughn C, Black KJ, Fitzpatrick EA, Ackroyd-Stolarz S, Murphy N, MacKinnon NJ, Curran J, Sinclair D,
    J Pediatr 2013;163(2):477-38    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    My patient is short of breath: Is the problem lung tissue?
    Milne J, Atkinson P, Bowra J, Loubani O, Jarman B, Smith A,
    Ultrasound 2013;21(2):28-7   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    My patient is short of breath: is there pleural fluid, and will PoCUS help drain it safely?
    Loubani O, Bowra J, Smith A, Talbot J, Jarman B, Atkinson P,
    Ultrasound 2013;21(2):88-92   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Nerve blocks for initial pain management of femoral fractures in children.
    Black KJ, Bevan C, Murphy N, Howard JJ,
    Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013;2013():1-31    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Outcomes in Seriously Head-Injured Patients Undergoing Pre-Hospital Tracheal Intubation vs. Emergency Department Tracheal Intubation.
    Tallon JM, Flowerdew G, Stewart RD, Kovacs G,
    Int J Clin Med 2013;4(2):78-85   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Paramedic Myocardial Infarction Care with Fibrinolytics: A Process Map and Hazard Analysis.
    Jensen J, Walker M, Denike D, Matthews V, Boudreau C, Hill B, Travers A,
    PEC 2013;17(4):429-34    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Predictors of severe H1N1 infection in children presenting within Pediatric Emergency Research Networks (PERN): retrospective case-control study.
    Dalziel SR, Thompson J, Macias CG, Fernandes RM, Johnson DW, Waisman Y, Cheng N, Acworth J, Chamberlain JM, Osmond M, Plint AC, Valerio P, Black KJ, Fitzpatrick EA, Newton A, Kuppermann N, Klassen TP,
    BMJ 2013;347():1-13    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Prehospital use of tranexemic acid for hemorrhagic shock in primary and secondary air medical evacuation.
    Vu E, Schlamp RS, Wand RT, Kleine-Deters GA, Vu M, Tallon JM,
    Air Med J 2013;32(5):289-92    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Propofol for procedural sedation in the emergency department: a qualitative systematic review.
    Black E, Campbell SG, Magee K, Zed P,
    Ann Pharmacother 2013;47(6):856-68    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The Current State of Mental Health Services in Canada's Pediatric Emergency Departments.
    Leon S, Capelli M, Ali S, Craig W, Curran J, Gokiert R, Klassen TP, Osmond M, Scott S, Newton A,
    Pediatrics and Child Health 2013;18(2):81-85   
    Site: IWK
    The difficult airway with recommendations for management - Part 1 Difficult tracheal intubation encountered in an unconscious/induced patient.
    Law AJ, Broemling N, Cooper R, Drolet P, Duggan L, Griesdale DE, Hung O, Jones PM, Kovacs G, Massey S, Morris I, Mullen T, Murphy M, Preston R, Naik VN, Scott J, Stacey S, Turkstra TP, Wong D,
    Can J Anaesth 2013;60(11):1089-1118    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The difficult airway with recommendations for management - Part 2 - The anticipated difficult airway.
    Law AJ, Broemling N, Cooper R, Drolet P, Duggan L, Griesdale DE, Hung O, Jones PM, Kovacs G, Massey S, Morris I, Mullen T, Murphy M, Preston R, Naik VN, Scott J, Stacey S, Turkstra TP, Wong D,
    Can J Anaesth 2013;60(11):1119-1138    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The impact of intense airway management on paramedic knowledge and confidence measured before, immediately after and at 6 and 12 months after training.
    Walker M, Jensen J, LeRoux Y, McVey J, Carter A,
    Emerg Med J 2013;30(4):334-8   
    Site: Division of EMS
    The interprofessional psychosocial oncology distance education (IPODE) project: outcomes of an innovative approach to ealth care professional education.
    Charles G, McLeod D, Curran J, Dumont S, White M,
    J Interprof Care 2013;28(3):254-9    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Transport outcomes and dispatch determinants in a paramedic long-term care program: a pilot study.
    Jensen J, Travers A, Bardua D, Dobson T, Cox B, McVey J, Cain E, Merchant R, Carter A,
    CJEM 2013;15(e):1-8   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Understanding the Canadian Adult CT Head Rule Trial: Use of the Theoretical Domains Framework for Process Evaluation.
    Curran J, Brehaut JC, Patey A, Osmond M, Stiell I, Grimshaw J,
    Implementation Science 2013;8(25):1-10    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Weather factors associated with paediatric croup presentations to an Australian emergency department.
    Atkinson P, Boyle A, Lennon RS,
    Emerg Med J 2013;():1 - 3    View Article
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Articles - 2012
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    613 cases of splenic rupture without risk factors or previously diagnosed disease: a systematic review.
    Aubrey-Bassler F, Sowers N,
    BMC Emergency Medicine 2012;12(1):1-14    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    A method for reviewing the accuracy and reliability of a five level triage process (Canadian Triage and acuity Scale) in a community Emergency Department setting: Building the crowding measurement infrastructure.
    Howlett MK, Atkinson P,
    Emergency Medicine International 2012;():1-5   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    An evaluation of the use of whole-body tomography in trauma patients at a United Kingdom trauma centre.
    Venugopal K, Kinghorn AF, Emordi CE, Atkinson P, Kendall R,
    European Journal of Emergency Medicine 2012;19(3):193-5    View Article
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Bedside focused echocardiography as predictor of survival in cardiac arrest patients: a systematic review.
    Blyth L, Atkinson P, Gadd K, Lang E,
    Acad Emerg Med 2012;19(10):1119-1126    View Article
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians Sepsis Treatment Checklist: Optimizing Sepsis Care in Canadian Emergency Departments.
    Djogovic D, Green R, Keyes R, Gray S, Stenstrom R, Sweet D, Davidow J, Patterson E, Easton D, MacDonald S, Gaudet J, Kolber MR, Lechelt D, Howes D,
    CJEM 2012;14(1):36-39    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Emergency Crowding: Time for Intervention and Policy Evaluations.
    Boyle A, Beniuk K, Higginson I, Atkinson P,
    Emergency Medicine International 2012;():1-8    View Article
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Emergency medical service dispatch cardiopulmonary resuscitation prearrival instructions to improve survival from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. A scientific statement from the American Heart Association.
    Lerner E, Rea TD, Bobrow BJ, Acker J, Berg RA, Brooks S, Cone DC, Gay M, Gent L, Mears G, Nadkarni V, O'Connor RE, Potts J, Sayre M, Swor RA, Travers A,
    Circulation 2012;125(4):648-55   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Evaluation of the incidence, risk factors, and impact on patient outcomes of post-intubation hemodynamic instability.
    Green R, Edwards J, Fergusson DA,
    Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine 2012;14(2):74-82   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Expedited management of patients requiring specific resources in the emergency department patient by Advanced Care Paramedics.
    Campbell SG, Janes SE, MacKinley R, Froese P, Etsell G, Warren D, Urquhart D,
    Healthcare Manag Forum 2012;25(1):26-31   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Factors Associated with the Successful Recognition of Abnormal Breathing and Cardiac Arrest by Ambulance Communications Officers: A Qualitative Iterative Survey.
    Jensen J, Vailancourt C, Tweedle J, Kasaboski A, Charette M, Grimshaw J, Brehaut JC, Osmond M, Wells G, Stiell I,
    PEC 2012;16(4):443-50   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Frailty in Older Adults Using Pre-hospital Care and the Emergency Department: A Narrative Review.
    Goldstein J, Andrew M, Travers A,
    Canadian Geriatrics Journal 2012;15(1):16-22   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Identification of radial glia in the adult olfactory bulb.
    Emsley JG, Menezes JL, Madeiro Da Costa RF, Blanco Martinez AM, Macklis JD,
    Excellence in Healthcare E-Newsletter 2012;236(2):283-97    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Impaired driving charges in injured impaired drivers requiring treatment in an emergency department.
    Fieldus W, Cain E,
    CJEM 2012;14(5):290-4   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Influence of a province-wide trauma system on Motor Vehicle Collision process mortality; a 10 year follow-up evaluation.
    Tallon JM, Fell D, Karim S, Ackroyd-Stolarz S, Petrie DA,
    Can J Surg 2012;55(1):8-14    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    My Patient has no blood pressure: is their heart working?
    Pishe T, Ross P, Atkinson P,
    Ultrasound 2012;20(1):58-63   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    My Patient has no blood pressure: point of care ultrasound in the hypotensive patient- FAST and RELIABLE.
    Liteplo A, Noble V, Atkinson P,
    Ultrasound 2012;20(1):64-8   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Optimizing initial antibiotic delivery for adult patients with severe sepsis and septic shock in the emergency department.
    Gorman SG, Green R,
    EMCC 2012;():   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Performance of the Canadian Triage and Acuity Scale for Children: A multicenter database study.
    Gravel J, Fitzpatrick EA, Gouin S, Millar K, Curtis S, Joubert G, Boutis K, Goldman RD, Dubrovsky SA, Porter R, Beer D, Doan Q, Osmond M,
    Annals EM 2012;61(1):27-32    View Article
    Site: IWK
    Reflections from a Canadian visiting South Africa: Advancing sepsis care in Africa with the development of local sepsis guidelines.
    Green R,
    African Federation for Emergency Medicine 2012;2(2):90-4    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The V-Line: a sonographic aid for the confirmation of pleural fluid.
    Atkinson P, Milne J, Loubani O, Verheul G,
    Critical Ultrasound 2012;4(19):   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Use of rate control medication before cardioversion of recent-onset atrial fibrillation or flutter in the emergency department is associated with reduced success rates.
    Blecher GE, Stiell I, Rowe B, Lang E, Brison RJ, Perry JJ, Clement CM, Borgundvaag B, Langhan T, Magee K, Stenstrom R, Birnie D, Wells G,
    CJEM 2012;14(3):169-77    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Articles - 2011
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    A prospective review of the use of ketamine to facilitate endotracheal intubation in the helicopter emergency medical services (HEMS) setting.
    Sibley A, Mackenzie M, Bawden J, Anstett D, Villa-Roel C, Rowe B,
    Emerg Med 2011;28(6):521-5    View Article
    Site: PEI
    Adverse events related to medications identified by a Canadian Poison Centre.
    Ackroyd-Stolarz S, MacKinnon NJ, Murphy N, Gillespie E, Zed P,
    J Popul Ther Clin Pharmacol 2011;18(2):e250-6   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Airway Management in Critically Ill Patients.
    Griesdale DE, Henderson WR, Green R,
    Lung 2011;189(3):181-92    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Ambulance Diversion and Emergency Department Offload Delay: Resource Document for the National Association of EMS Physicians Position Statement.
    Cooney DR, Millin MG, Carter A, Lawner BJ, Nable JV, Wallus HJ,
    PEC 2011;15(4):555-61    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    An evaluation of echo is life support (ELS) - is it feasible? What does it add?
    Hayhurst C, Lebus C, Atkinson P, Kendall R, Madan R, Talbot J, Ross P, Lewis D,
    Emerg Med J 2011;28(2):119-21    View Article
    Site: Saint John Regional
    An Integral Methodological Pluralism Framework for Evidence-Based Medicine.
    Petrie DA,
    Journal of Integral Theory and Practice 2011;6(4):1-13   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Consensus on paramedic clinical decisions during high-acuity emergency calls: results of a Canadian Delphi study.
    Jensen J, Croskerry P, Travers A,
    CJEM 2011;13(5):310-18    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Emergency Physician-performed Ultrasound to Diagnose Cholelithiasis: A Systematic Review.
    Ross M, Brown M, McLaughlin K, Atkinson P, Thompson J, Powelson S, Clark S, Lang E,
    Acad Emerg Med 2011;18(3):227-35    View Article
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Feasibility of a focused ultrasound training programme for medical undergraduate students.
    Wong I, Jayatilleke T, Kendall R, Atkinson P,
    Clin Teach 2011;8(1):3-7    View Article
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Intensity of Anticoagulation with Warfarin and Risk of Adverse Events in Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department.
    Anthony C, Karim S, Ackroyd-Stolarz S, Fry A, Murphy N, Christie R, Zed P,
    Ann Pharmacother 2011;45(7-8):881-7    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Ketamine in Adult Emergency Medicine: Controversies and Recent Advances.
    Sih K, Campbell SG, Tallon JM, Magee K, Zed P,
    Ann Pharmacother 2011;45(12):1525-34    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Major traumatic brain injury: time to tertiary care and the impact of a clinical guideline.
    Thibeault-Halman G, Tallon JM, Ackroyd-Stolarz S, Fenerty L, Karim S, Sealy B, Clarke DB,
    J Trauma 2011;70(5):1134-40    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Methodology for the Development of a Canadian National EMS Research Agenda.
    Jensen J, Blanchard I, Bigham B, Dainty K, Socha D, Brown L, Craig A, Travers A, Brown R, Cain E, Morrison L,
    BMC Emergency Medicine 2011;11(15):online    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    My Patient has no blood pressure: Have they got an abdominal aortic aneurysm? Point of care ultrasound of the abdominal aorta in the hypotensive patient.
    Gedmintas A, Grabove M, Atkinson P,
    Ultrasound 2011;19(4):236-41   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    My Patient has no blood pressure:Are they empty or full? Point of care ultrasound of the inferior vena cava in the hypotensive emergency department patient.
    Atkinson P, Daly C,
    Ultrasound 2011;19(3):169-173   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Outcomes of Emergency Department Patients Presenting With Adverse Drug Events.
    Hohl CM, Nosyk B, Kuramoto L, Zed P, Brubacher JR, Abu-Laban RB, Sheps S, Sobolev B,
    Annals EM 2011;58(3):270-9    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Pre-hospital care management of a potential spinal cord injured patient: a systematic review of the literature and evidence based guidelines.
    Ahn H, Singh J, Nathens A, MacDonald R, Travers A, Tallon JM, Fehlings M, Yee A,
    J Neurotrauma 2011;28(8):1341-61    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    The association between a prolonged stay in the Emergency Department and adverse events in older patients admitted to hospital: a retrospective cohort study.
    Ackroyd-Stolarz S, Guernsey J, MacKinnon NJ, Kovacs G,
    BMJ Qual Saf 2011;20(7):564-9    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The Development of a Multidisciplinary Therapeutic Hypothermia Program for Survivors of Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest.
    Green R, White DA, Meade-Corkum C,
    ICU Director 2011;2(4):107-13   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The pre-hospital fibrinolysis experience in Europe and North America and implications for wider dissemination.
    Huynh T, Birkhead J, Huber K, O'Loughlin J, Stenestrand U, Weston C, Jernberg T, Schull M, Welsh RA, Denktas AE, Travers A, Sookram S, Theroux P, Tu JV, Timmis A, Smalling R, Danchin N,
    JACC Cardiovasc Interv 2011;4(8):877-83    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    The provision of critical care in emergency departments in Canada.
    Green R, MacIntyre J,
    JETS 2011;4(4):488-93    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Towards National Evidence-Informed Practice Guidelines for Canadian EMS: Future Directions.
    Jensen J, Dobson T,
    Healthcare Policy 2011;7(1):22-31   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Variation in management of recent-onset atrial fibrillation and flutter among academic hospital emergency departments.
    Stieb D, Clement CM, Brison RJ, Rowe B, Borgundvaag B, Langhan T, Lang E, Magee K, Stenstrom R, Perry JJ, Birnie D, Wells G,
    Annals EM 2011;57(1):13-21    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Widespread symmetrical subcortical band heterotopia.
    Emsley JG, Rahey S, Sadler RM, Schmidt MH,
    Can J Neurol Sci 2011;38(5):758-9    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Articles - 2010
    Top of Page
    A Controlled Before-and-After Evaluation of a Mobile Crisis Partnership Between Mental Health and Police Services in Nova Scotia.
    Kisely S, Campbell L, Peddle S, Hare S, Psyche M, Spicer D, Moore B, Cain E,
    Can J Psy 2010;55(10):662-8    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    A critical appraisal of the quality of critical care pharmacotherapy clinical practice guidelines and their strength of recommendations.
    Gorman SG, Chung M, Slavik RS, Zed P, Wilbur K, Dhingra V,
    Intensive Care Med 2010;36(10):1636-43    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Access to Trauma Systems in Canada.
    Hameed SM, Schuurman N, Razek T, Boone D, Van Heest R, Taulu T, Lakha N, Evans DC, Brown DR, Kirkpatrick A, Stelfox T, Dyer D, van Wijngaarden-Stephens M, Logsetty S, Nathens A, Stewart TC, Rizoli S, Tremblay LN, Brenneman F, Ahmed N, Galbraith E, Parry N, Girotti M, Pagliarello G, Tze N, Khwaja K, Yanchar N, Tallon JM, Trenholm JA, Tegart C, Amram O, Berube M, Hameed U, Simons R,
    J Trauma 2010;69(6):1350-61    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Admissions to Canadian hospitals for acute asthma: A prospective, multicentre study.
    Rowe B, Villa-Roel C, Abu-Laban RB, Stenstrom R, Mackey DS, Stiell I, Campbell SG, Young B,
    Can Respir J 2010;17(1):25-30    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Air versus ground transport of the major trauma patient: A natural experiment.
    McVey J, Petrie DA, Tallon JM,
    PEC 2010;14(1):45-50    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Coaching in emergency medicine.
    LeBlanc C, Sherbino J,
    CJEM 2010;12(6):520-4    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Comparison of tracheal intubation and alternative airway techniques performed in the prehospital setting by paramedics: a systematic review.
    Jensen J, Cheung K, Tallon JM, Travers A,
    CJEM 2010;12(2):135-40    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Do emergency physicians attribute drug-related emergency department visits to medication-related problems?
    Hohl CM, Zed P, Brubacher JR, Abu-Laban RB, Loewen P, Purssell RA,
    Annals EM 2010;55(6):511-12    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Fluid Resuscitation with 5% albumin versus Normal Saline in Early Septic Shock: A pilot randomized, controlled trial.
    McIntyre L, Fergusson DA, Cook DJ, Rowe B, Bagshaw SM, Easton D, Emond M, Finfer S, Fox-Robichaud A, Gaudert C, Green R, Hebert P, Marshall J, Rankin N, Stiell I, Tinmouth A, Pagliarello J, Turgeon AF, Worster A, Zarychanski R,
    J Crit Care 2010;27(3):317   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    ICU care prior to admission to the ICU: the importance of the Emergency Department.
    Green R,
    ICU Mgmt 2010;10(1):32-34   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    L-Carnitine for acute valporic acid overdose: a systematic review of published cases.
    Perrot J, Murphy N, Zed P,
    Ann Pharmacother 2010;44(7-8):1287-93    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Minimal Illumination for Direct Laryngoscopy and Intubation in Different Ambient Light Settings.
    Cheung K, Kovacs G, LeBlanc D, Gao J, Sandeski R, Leslie R,
    Acad Emerg Med 2010;17(1):103-107    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Patient-reported adverse drug-related events from emergency department discharge prescriptions.
    Hohl CM, Abu-Laban RB, Zed P, Brubacher JR, Tsai G, Kretz P, Nemethy K, Purssell RA,
    CJEM 2010;12(4):331-8    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Pentastarch resuscitation in severe sepsis and septic shock.
    Green R, Zed P, McIntyre L,
    CJEM 2010;12(1):58-61    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Prehospital Care and New Models of Regionalization.
    Cone DC, Lerner E, Band RA, Renjilian C, Bobrow BJ, Mechem CC, Carter A, Kupas DF, Spaite Dw,
    Acad Emerg Med 2010;17(12):1137-45    View Article
    Site: Division of EMS
    Use of an electronic information system to identify adverse events resulting in an emergency department visit.
    Ackroyd-Stolarz S, MacKinnon NJ, Zed P, Murphy N,
    Qual Saf Health Care 2010;19(6):e53    View Article
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Abstracts - 2017
    Top of Page
    A frailty index derived from a paramedic risk assessment : The paramedic assessing elders at risk for independence loss (Peril-Fi).
    Goldstein J, Rockwood K, Lee J,
    PEC 2017;21(1):125   
    Site: Division of EMS
    A scoping review of how frailty is identified in EMS and Emergency department settings.
    Goldstein J, Theou O, Mallery K, Squires JE, Greene J, Lee J, Rockwood K,
    PEC 2017;21(1):111   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Canadian Community Utilization of Stroke Prevention Pilot Study-Emergency Department (C-CUSP ED).
    Parkash R, Magee K, Clory M, Curran J,
    CJEM 2017;19(S1):S68   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Combination of easily measurable real time variables to predict ED crowding.
    Clouston R, Howlett MK, Stocia G, Fraser J, Atkinson P,
    CJEM 2017;19((S1)):S45-S46.    View Abstract
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Determining ED staff awareness and knowledge of intimate partner violence and available tools.
    Vonkeman J, Atkinson P, Fraser J, McCloskey R,
    CJEM 2017;19((S1)):S120.    View Abstract
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Do emergency department staff use a current domestic violence documentation tool or other forms of intimate partner violence documentation in patient records?
    Vonkeman J, Atkinson P, Fraser J, McCloskey R,
    CJEM 2017;19((S1)):S66-S66    View Abstract
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Does point of care ultrasonography improve diagnostic accuracy in emergency department patients with undifferentiated hypotension? The first Sonography in Hypotension and Cardiac Arrest in the Emergency Department (SHOC-ED1) Study.
    Olszynski P, Middleton J, Taylor L, Dahn T, Hurley S, Macsween K, Cox C, Loubani O, Richardson L, Stocia G, Hunter S, Ramrattan B, Mekwan J, Howlett MK, Milne J, Lewis D, Lamprecht H, Diegelmann, Fredericks D, Lussier D, Henneberry R, Fraser J, Van Hoving D, Peach M, Atkinson P,
    CJEM 2017;19((S1)):S29-S29    View Abstract
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Does point of care ultrasound improve resuscitation markers in emergency department patients with undifferentiated hypotension? The first Sonography in Hypotension and Cardiac Arrest in the Emergency Department (SHOC-ED 1) Study.
    Taylor L, Fredericks D, Peach M, Dahn T, Hurley S, Macsween K, Cox C, Richardson L, Loubani O, Stocia G, Hunter S, Olszynski P, Van Hoving D, Middleton J, Ramrattan B, Milne J, Lewis D, Diegelmann, Lamprecht H, Stander M, Lussier D, Pham C, Henneberry R, Fraser J, Howlett MK, Mekwan J, Atkinson P,
    CJEM 2017;19((S1)):S42-S42.    View Abstract
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Does the use of point of care ultrasonography improve survival in emergency department patients with undifferentiated hypotension? The first Sonography in Hypotension and Cardiac Arrest in the Emergency Department (SHOC-ED1) Study.
    Atkinson P, Fredericks D, Peach M, Taylor L, Dahn T, Hurley K, Macsween K, Cox C, Richardson L, Loubani O, Stocia G, Hunter S, Van Hoving D, Middleton J, Milne J, Diegelmann, Lamprecht H, Stander M, Lussier D, Pham C, Henneberry R, Fraser J, Howlett MK, Mekwan J, Ramrattan B, Olszynski P,
    CJEM 2017;19((S1)):S43-S43    View Abstract
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Does the use of ultrasound improve diagnosis during simulated trauma scenarios?
    Mclean D, Hewitson L, Lewis D, Fraser J, Mekwan J, French J, Verheul G, Atkinson P,
    CJEM 2017;19((S1)):S108    View Abstract
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Exercise prescription in the emergency department: Patient perceptions.
    Milne F, Leech-Porter K, Lewis D, Fraser J, Hull S, Atkinson P,
    CJEM 2017;19((S1)):S109.    View Abstract
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Initial validation of the core components in the SHoC-Hypotension Protocol. What rates of ultrasound findings are reported in emergency department patients with undifferentiated hypotension? Results from the SHoC-ED1 Study.
    Lussier D, Taylor L, Dahn T, Hurley S, Macsween K, Cox C, Hunter S, Bowra J, Lambert M, Jarman B, Harris T, Noble V, Connolly J, Peach M, Olszynski P, Pham C, Milne J, Lewis D, Diegelmann, Lamprecht H, Stander M, Van Hoving D, Fredericks D, Howlett MK, Mekwan J, Ramrattan B, Middleton J, Atkinson P,
    CJEM 2017;19((S1)):S42-S43    View Abstract
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Introduction of a regional interactive group supervision tool to maximize multi-program research project support.
    Atkinson P, MacIntyre J, Howlett MK, French J, Fraser J, Fitzpatrick E, DeMone C, Urquhart D, Watson M, Sibley A, Hurley K, Carter A, Magee K, Petrie D,
    CJEM 2017;19((S1)):S33-S34    View Abstract
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Manual pressure (the modified peace sign) as an aid to sonographic aortic visualization-a pilot study.
    Leech-Porter K, Lewis D, Fraser J, Atkinson P,
    CJEM 2017;19((S1)):S105.    View Abstract
    Site: Saint John Regional
    ˘iPads on!÷-Does the provision of iPad devices within an emergency department improve the frequency of access to departmental web KT resources?
    Lewis D, Atkinson P,
    CJEM 2017;19((S1)):S107.    View Abstract
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Paramedic and nurse-staffed rural collaborative emergency centres: The rate of relapse for discharged patients.
    Carter A, Cook J, Travers A, Jensen J, Dobson T, Carrigan SA, Vanberkel P,
    PEC 2017;21(1):117   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Paramedic and nurse-staffed rural collaborative emergency centres: The rate of relapse for discharged patients.
    Carter A, White C, Latta R, Northcott C, Carrigan SA, Cook J, Vanberkel P, Dobson T, Travers A, Jensen J, Johnston T,
    CJEM 2017;18(S1):S87   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Paramedics perception of working in Nova Scotia's collaborative emergency centres.
    Whalen S, Goldstein J, Carter A,
    CJEM 2017;19(S1):127    View Abstract
    Site: Division of EMS
    Pediatric ambulance patient transfer rates: A retrospective observational study.
    LeRoux Y, Goldstein J, Cook J, Hurley K, Carter A,
    PEC 2017;21(1):125   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Pediatric palliative care in Nova Scotia: Use of an out-of-hospital special patient program administered by paramedics.
    Bohrer M, Carter A, Gregoire MC,
    PEC 2017;21(1):127   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Predict - predicting Emergency Department incident delirium with an interactive computer tablet.
    Lee J, Goldstein J, Rockwood K, Tierrney M,
    Inn of Aging 2017;1(S1):1218   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Predictors of emergency medical services usage by dialysis patients.
    Bartolacci J, Goldstein J, Tennankore K,
    PEC 2017;21(1):102   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Prevalence and characteristics of non-transported EMS patients in Nova Scotia.
    Carrigan SA,
    PEC 2017;21(1):1   
    Site: Division of EMS
    The burden of emergency medical services care for dialysis patients.
    Bartolacci J, Goldstein J, Tennankore K,
    PEC 2017;21(1):127   
    Site: Division of EMS
    The contrarian effect: How does a Choosing Wisely focused knowledge translation initiative affect emergency physician practice in a high awareness-low investigation environment?
    Chandra K, Atkinson P, Fraser J, Chatur H, Adams C,
    CJEM 2017;19((S1)):S75-S76    View Abstract
    Site: Saint John Regional
    The future of emergency medicine in Canada: Reflections one year after the release of the Collaborative Working Group final report.
    Sinclair D, Abu-Laban RB, Frank J, Holroyd B, LeBlanc C,
    CJEM 2017;19(S2):S38-9    View Abstract
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    To choose or not to choose: Evaluating the impact of a Choosing Wisely knowledge translation initiative on urban and rural emergency physician guideline awareness.
    Chandra K, Atkinson P, Fraser J, Chatur H, Adams C,
    CJEM 2017;19((S1)):S89-S89    View Abstract
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Willingness of ED staff to implement a brief intimate partner violence case-finding tool.
    Vonkeman J, Atkinson P, Fraser J, McCloskey R,
    CJEM 2017;19((S1)):S120    View Abstract
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Abstracts - 2016
    Top of Page
    A prospective diagnostic support tool for the differentiation of abdominal pain in the adult emergency department population.
    Butler M, Carter A,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):    View Abstract
    Site: Division of EMS
    AP or IP? Introduction of a new assessment of performance tool for PoCUS.
    Lewis D, Atkinson P, Fraser J,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):S67   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Assessment of the need for diagnostic imaging in extremity injuries by advanced care paramedics.
    Froese P, Butler M, Campbell SG, Magee K, MacKinley R,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):    View Abstract
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Current management of pharyngitis in the Emergency Department: A retrospective multicentre observational study.
    Butler M, Nason A, Patrick L, Dong A, McIsaac W, Smith D, Gillis J,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Do combined electricardiogram rhythm and point of care ultrasound findings predict outcome during cardiac arrest? The second Sonography in Hypotension and cardiac Arrest in the Emergency Department (SHoC-ED 2) Study.
    Beckett N, Atkinson P, Fraser J, French J, Lewis D,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):S43   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Does a busy day predict another busy day? A time-series analysis of multi-centre emergency department volumes.
    Butler M, Gu H, Kenney T, Campbell SG,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Emergency medicine as a career choice: What influences medical students throughout their schooling.
    Pianosi K, Hurley K,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):   
    Site: IWK
    Emergency medicine training & practice in Canada: Celebrating the past & evolving for the future.
    Sinclair D, Abu-Laban RB, LeBlanc C,
    CJEM 2016;19(S2):    View Abstract
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Estimating palliative support need among EMS patients.
    Muise A, Carter A, Jensen J, Karim S, Johnston G,
    PEC 2016;20(1):    View Abstract
    Site: Division of EMS
    Evaluating the impact of a novel mobile care team (MCT) on the prevalence of ambulatory care sensitive conditions presenting to emergency medical services in Nova Scotia.
    Brown R, Carter A, Goldstein J, Jensen J, Travers A, Dobson T, Cosgrove P,
    PEC 2016;20(1):    View Abstract
    Site: Division of EMS
    Evaluating the impact of a novel mobile care team (MCT) on the prevalence of ambulatory care sensitive conditions presenting to emergency medical services in Nova Scotia.
    Brown DR, Carter A, Goldstein J, Jensen J, Travers A, Dobson T, Cosgrove P,
    CJEM 2016;18(s1):   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Frailty identification in acutely ill hospitalized patients: A scoping review.
    Theou O, Mallery K, Goldstein J, Lee J, Rockwood K,
    The Gerontologist 2016;56(S3):318-9    View Abstract
    Site: Division of EMS
    Hemostatic dressings for external bleeding: An evidence review using GRADE methodology.
    Jensen J, Bradley R, Singletary EM, Zideman DA,
    PEC 2016;20(1):   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Is there an association between resuscitation effort and the use of cardiac ultrasound in cardiac arrest? The second Sonography in Hypotension and Cardiac Arrest in the Emergency Department (SHoC-ED 2) Study.
    Beckett N, Atkinson P, Fraser J, Lewis D, French J,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):S45   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Is there an association between the use of cardiac ultrasound and survival outcomes in pts arriving to the emergency department in cardiac arrest? The second Sonography in Hypotension and Cardiac Arrest in the ED Study (SHoC-ED 2).
    Beckett N, Atkinson P, Fraser J, French J, Lewis D,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):S70   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Listening to care partners: A feasible method to screen for frailty in emergency medical services?
    Goldstein J, Rockwood K,
    PEC 2016;20(1):    View Abstract
    Site: Division of EMS
    Listening to care partners: a feasible method to screen for frailty in emergency medical services?
    Goldstein J, Rockwood K,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):    View Abstract
    Site: Division of EMS
    Low acuity emergency department access: are other options available?
    , Atkinson P, Howlett MK, Palmer E, Fraser J, MacKay J,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):S66   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Outcomes of a provincial reperfusion strategy: A Population-based retrospective cohort study.
    Cook J, Carter A, Travers A, Brown R, Cain E, Swain J, Jensen J, Goldstein J,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):    View Abstract
    Site: Division of EMS
    Outcomes of provincial cardiac reperfusion strategy: A population-based, retrospective cohort study
    Cook J, Carter A, Travers A, Brown DR, Cain E, Swain J, Jensen J, Goldstein J, Lee T,
    CJEM 2016;18(s1):S38-9    View Abstract
    Site: Division of EMS
    Overview of reviews: relevant treatment modalities for management of low back pain in the Emergency Department.
    Burgesson B, Hayden JA, Magee K,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):    View Abstract
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Paramedic comfort with providing palliative support: preimplementation survey.
    Carter A, Arab M, Harrison M, Goldstein J, Jensen J, Houde K, Downer K,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):    View Abstract
    Site: Division of EMS
    Paramedics providing palliative care at home: An evaluation of paramedic comfort and confidence in providing palliative support.
    Carter A, Goldstein J, Arab M, Harrison M, Crowell W, Houde K, Jensen J, Downer K,
    PEC 2016;20(1):    View Abstract
    Site: Division of EMS
    Paramedics providing palliative care at home: An evaluation of paramedic comfort and confidence in providing palliative support.
    Carter A, Houde K, Harrison M, Arab M, Jensen J, Goldstein J, Crowell W,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Point of care Ultrasound for lung B-lines in the early diagnosis of acute decompensated heart failure in the emergency department: a systematic review.
    McGivery K, Atkinson P, Lewis D, Taylor M, Gadd K,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):S55   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Pre-hospital dexamethasone administration in children with croup: the Edmonton experience.
    Ali S, Allain D,
    2016;():   
    Site: IWK
    Procedural sedation by advanced care paramedics for emergency GI endoscopy.
    Butler M, Froese P, LaPierre A, Campbell SG,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):    View Abstract
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Quick to be Seen; quick to come back: does first visit CTAS- category predict admission for unplanned returns?
    Lewis D, Atkinson P, Fraser J, Howlett MK,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):S68   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Single use detergent sacs (SUDS): A retrospective multicenter Canadian review of emergency department cases.
    Rosenfield D, Eltorki M, VandenBurg S, Allain D, Beno S,
    2016;():   
    Site: IWK
    Sonography in Hypotension and Cardiac Arrest (SHoC)- Cardiac Arrest: A consensus on the integration of point of care ultrasound into advanced cardiac life support during cardiac arrest.
    , Lamprecht H, Noble V, Harris T, Jarman B, Lewis D, Lambert M, Milne J, Bowra J, Atkinson P,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):S45   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Sonography in Hypotension and Cardiac Arrest (SHoC)- Hypotension: deriviation of an evidence -based consensus algorithm for the integration of point of care ultrasound into resuscitation of hypotensive patients.
    Atkinson P, Bowra J, Milne J, Lambert M, Jarman B, Noble V, Lewis D, Harris T,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):S44   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    State of evidence for emergency medical services (EMS) provision of palliative care: An analysis of appraised research from the Canadian Prehospital Evidence-Based Practice (PEP) Project.
    Carter A, DeRosa A, Goldstein J, Greene J, Cook J, Jensen J, Swain J, Fidgen D, Muise A, Cain E,
    PEC 2016;20(1):    View Abstract
    Site: Division of EMS
    State of the evidence for emergency medical services (EMS) provision of palliative care: an analysis of appraised research from the Canadian Prehospital Evidence-based Practice (PEP) Project.
    Carter A, Greene J, Cook J, Goldstein J, Jensen J, DeRosa A, Swain J, Fidgen D, Muise A, Cain E,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):    View Abstract
    Site: Division of EMS
    Sticks and Stones may break your bones, but does having a car crash in a rural location affect your access to EMS care and surgical intervention? The initial analysis of a unique EMS and Trauma Dataset.
    Kenney M, French J, Fraser J, Phelan B, Middleton J, Atkinson P, Pishe T,
    CJEM 2016;18(S):S48   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    The prevalence and characteristics of non-transported EMS patients in Nova Scotia.
    Carrigan SA, Asada Y, Travers A, Goldstein J, Carter A,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):    View Abstract
    Site: Division of EMS
    The prevalence of low back pain in the Emergency Department: A systematic review and primary study in the Charles V. Keating Emergency Trauma Centre, Halifax, NS , Canada.
    Edwards J, Hayden JA, Magee K,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Tourniquet application for limb bleeding. A systematic review using GRADE methodology.
    Jensen J, Reilly MJ, Singletary EM, Zideman DA,
    PEC 2016;20(1):    View Abstract
    Site: Division of EMS
    Ultrasound -assisted distal radius fracture reduction.
    Atkinson P, Socransky S, Smith A,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):S51   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Waiting makes me sick: is it time for formal triage in primary care?
    MacKay J, Atkinson P, Howlett MK, Palmer E, Fraser J,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):S106   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Why do older adults in assisted living facilities use the emergency department: are all these visits necessary?
    Losier E, Jarratt P, McCloskey R, Howlett MK,
    CJEM 2016;18(S1):S106   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Abstracts - 2015
    Top of Page
    A prospective comparison of emergency department crowding scores: a single centre cross-section study.
    Clouston R, Howlett MK, Fraser J, Murray J, Sohi D, McCluskey T, Lee S, Atkinson P,
    CJEM 2015;17(Supp 1):s58   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    A traumatic tale of two cities: a comparison of time to computed tomography between a structured trauma team response system and emergency department led trauma care in Level 1 Trauma Centres.
    Hayre J, Rouse C, French J, Sealy B, Fraser J, Erdogan M, Watson I, Chisholm A, Benjamin S, Green R, Atkinson P,
    CJEM 2015;17(Supp 1):s67   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    A traumatic tale of two cities: a comparison of trauma mortality rates between a structured trauma team response system and emergency department led trauma care in Level 1 Trauma Centres.
    Hayre J, Rouse C, French J, Sealy B, Erdogan M, Fraser J, Watson I, Benjamin S, Green R, Atkinson P,
    CJEM 2015;17(Supp 1):s67   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    A traumatic tale of two cities: do patients receive more prehospital interventions in an advanced emergency medical system compared to a standard emergency medical system?
    Rouse C, Hayre J, French J, Sealy B, Erdogan M, Fraser J, Watson I, Chisholm A, Benjamin S, Green R, Atkinson P,
    CJEM 2015;17(Sup 1):s79   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    A traumatic tale of two cities: Does EMS level of care and transportation model affect survival in trauma patients transported to Level 1trauma centres?
    Rouse C, Hayre J, French J, Sealy B, Erdogan M, Fraser J, Watson I, Benjamin S, Green R, Atkinson P,
    CJEM 2015;17(Supp 1):s21   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    An Epidemiological Profile of Emergency Medical Services Use by Older Adults with Cognitive Impairment in a Provincial EMS System.
    Goldstein J, Jensen J, Carter A, Travers A, Rockwood K,
    PEC 2015;19(1):160   
    Site: Division of EMS
    An epidemiological profile of emergency medical services use by older adults with cognitive impairment in a provincial EMS system.
    Goldstein J, Jensen J, Carter A, Travers A, Rockwood K,
    CJEM 2015;17(S2):S49   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Comparison of the SACCO traiage method versus START triage using a virtual reality scenerio in advance care paramedic students.
    Jain T,
    CJEM 2015;17(S2):   
    Site: IWK
    Does implementation of local AECOPD treatment guidelines increase management adherence and improve antibiotic stewardship in the emergency department?
    Chandra K, Sohi D, Robertson C, DeSousa N, Scoville J, Fraser J, Vaillancourt C, Atkinson P,
    CJEM 2015;17(Supp 1):s26   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Does implementation of a local AECOPD treatment guideline improve patient orientated outcomes?
    Chandra K, Sohi D, Robertson C, Fraser J, Scoville J, DeSousa N, Vaillancourt C, Atkinson P,
    CJEM 2015;17(Supp 1):s57   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Emergent endotracheal intubation: Medications and device choices by Canadian resuscitation physicians.
    Green R,
    CJEM 2015;17(S2):   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Feasibility of Monitoring real-time temperatures of medications in a ground ambulance system: a pilot study.
    Deveau B, Stewart P, Jensen J, Agu R,
    CJEM 2015;17(S2):S60   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Ground Ambulance Paramedic Clinical Consults with a Clinical Support Paramedic or Nurse in an EMS Communications Center Compared to Traditional EMS Physician Consults.
    Jensen J, Al-Dahlaan F, Rose J, Carter A, McVey J, Butts F, Hawco T, Rose P, Travers A,
    PEC 2015;19(1):174   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Implementation of a simplified incident command system as a standard for Emergency Department command-and-control.
    Jain T,
    2015;17(S2):   
    Site: PEI
    Is there a relationship between ST segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) presentation frequency and facility treatment quality? Results from a Canadian provincial registry.
    Mazurek A, Atkinson P, Lutchmedial S, Hubacek J,
    CJEM 2015;17(Supp 1):s40   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Legal consquences for alcohol-impaired drivers involved in motor vehicle collisions: A systematic review.
    Green R,
    CJEM 2015;17(S2):   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Major trauma in the province of New Brunswick: a descriptive epidemiological study and mortality assessment.
    Phelan B, Middleton J, Pishe T, Fraser J, Watson I, Chisholm A, Benjamin S, Atkinson P, French J,
    CJEM 2015;17(Supp 1):s77   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Medicus doces te ipsum: a study in self-directed ultrasound learning.
    Mackay F, Atkinson P, Lewis D,
    CJEM 2015;17(Supp 1):s44   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Post-intubation hemodynamic instability in intensive care unit patients: A multicentre study.
    Green R,
    CJEM 2015;17(S2):   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Pre-intubation resuscitation by Canadian physicians: results of a national survey.
    Green R, Fergusson DA, Turgeon AF, McIntyre L, Kovacs G, Griesdale DE, Butler M,
    CJEM 2015;17(S2):S65    View Abstract
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Regional changes in Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus in purulent skin and soft tissue infections among patients presenting to Canadian Emergency Departments.
    Borgundvaag B, Ng W, Cajee I, Clory M, Ellis P, Emond M, Lee J, McGeer A, McRae A, Porter V, Rowe B, Scolnik D, Simor A, Willey B, Katz K,
    CJEM 2015;17(S2):S40    View Abstract
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Rescue and resuscitation of the avalanche victim.
    McLaughlin K,
    CJEM 2015;17(S2):   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Sonography in cardiac arrest: Real time Assesment and Evaluation with Sonography- Outcomes Network (REASON).
    Gaspari R, Atkinson P, Woo MY, Rang L, Theodoro D, Adhikari S, Noble V, Raio C, Lanspa M, Weeks A, Blehar D, Brown S, Caffey T, Crimmins A, Lam S, Nomura J,
    CJEM 2015;17(Sup 1):s4   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    State of the evidence for emergency medical services (EMS) care of respiratory distress: an analysis of appraised research from the Canadian prehospital evidence-based practice (PEP) project.
    Carter A, Jensen J, Greene J, Cook J, Goldstein J, Swain J, Fidgen D, Richardson L, Cain E,
    CJEM 2015;17(S2):S56   
    Site: Division of EMS
    State of the Evidence for EMS Care of Respiratory Distress: An Analysis of Appraised Research From the Canadian Prehospital Evidence-Based Practice Project.
    Carter A, Jensen J, Greene J, Goldstein J, Swain J, Fidgen D, Richardson L, Cain E,
    PEC 2015;19(1):166   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Temperature Control of Medications in an EMS Setting: A Scoping Review.
    Deveau B, Jensen J, Greene J, Stewart P, Agu R,
    PEC 2015;19(1):160   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Temperature control of medications in the EMS setting: a scoping review.
    Deveau B, Greene J, Jensen J, Stewart P, Agu R,
    CJEM 2015;17(s2):s60   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Temperature control of medications in the EMS setting: a scoping review.
    Deveau B, Stewart P, Greene J, Jensen J,
    CJEM 2015;17(S2):S60    View Abstract
    Site: Division of EMS
    The airway mechanic: What's under the hood?
    Kovacs G,
    CJEM 2015;17(S2):   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The feasability of monitoring the temperature of medications in a ground ambulance system: a pilot study.
    Deveau B, Stewart P, Jensen J, Agu R,
    2015;17(S2):S60    View Abstract
    Site: Division of EMS
    The Feasibility of Monitoring the Temperature of Medication Storage in a Ground Ambulance System: A Pilot Study.
    Deveau B, Stewart P, Jensen J, Agu R,
    PEC 2015;19(1):160   
    Site: Division of EMS
    The state of evidence for emergency medical services (EMS) care of respiratory distress: an analysis of appraised research from the Canadian prehospital evidence-based practice (PEP) project.
    Greene J, Jensen J, Carter A, Goldstein J, Swain J, Fidgen D,
    CJEM 2015;17(S2):S56    View Abstract
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Treatment of post-intubated hemodynamic instability by Canadian emergency medicine and critical care medicine physicians.
    Green R, Fergusson DA, Turgeon AF, McIntyre L, Kovacs G, Griesdale DE, Butler M,
    CJEM 2015;17(S2):S18    View Abstract
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    ULTRASIM: Ultrasound in Trauma SIMulation. Does the use ultrasound during simulated trauma scenarios improve diagnostic abilities?
    Hewitson L, Lewis D, Fraser J, Verheul G, Mekwan J, Atkinson P,
    CJEM 2015;17(Supp 1):s32   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Use of intraosseous devices in trauma: A survey of trauma practitioners in Canada, Australia and New Zealand.
    Green R,
    CJEM 2015;17(S2):   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Validation of ICMED- the International Crowding Measure in Emergency Departments.
    Boyle A, Atkinson P, Clouston R, Newcombe V, Basaure C, Liston P, Norton V, Chan E, Higginson I,
    CJEM 2015;17(Supp 1):s8   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Work stressors affecting emergency physicians and residents: an international survey.
    De Hann S, Lamprecht H, Sohi D, Adisesh A, Atkinson P, Howlett MK,
    CJEM 2015;17(Supp 1):s68   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Abstracts - 2014
    Top of Page
    A characterization of trauma patients who have undergone procedural sedation.
    Green R, Butler M,
    CJEM 2014;16(S1):S89   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Alternatives to traditional EMS dispatch or transport to ED: a scoping review of published outcomes.
    Jensen J, Carter A, Rose J, Visintini S, McVey J, Bourdon E, Brown R, Travers A,
    CJEM 2014;16(S1):S75   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Alternatives to Traditional EMS Dispatch or Transport to the Emergency Department; A Scoping Review of Published Outcomes.
    Jensen J, Carter A, Rose J, Visintini S, McVey J, Bourdon E, Travers A,
    PEC 2014;18(1):145   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Can a focused education program increase staff familiarity with an Emergency Department disaster plan?
    Jarvis C,
    CJEM 2014;16(S1):S93   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    CHIRPP: a characterization of captured injuries versus uncaptured injuries for patients presenting at a pediatric tertiary care centre.
    Butler M, MacPhee S, Newton S,
    CJEM 2014;16(S1):S27   
    Site: IWK
    Developing a framework for replication of research in implementation science.
    Curran J, Vachon B, Brehaut JC, Sales A, Grimshaw J,
    BMC Health Serv Res 2014;14(S2):p19   
    Site: IWK
    Discharge instructions for parents in the context of pediatric emergency care: a narrative review.
    Curran J,
    BMC Health Serv Res 2014;14(S2):p20   
    Site: IWK
    Distal Radial Fractures: Adequacy of reductions performed in the Emergency Department.
    Montazeri R, Atkinson P, Fraser J, Benjamin S, Wagg J, Mayich J, Swan J, King H,
    CJEM 2014;16(Supp 1):S99   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Does increasing age effect Emergency Physican willingness to work night shifts?
    Atkinson P, Vaillancourt C, Talbot J, Howlett MK,
    CJEM 2014;16(Supp 1):s50   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Does use of point of care ultrasound protocol improve outcome in emergency department patients with undifferentiated hypotension? The first sonography in Hypotension and Cardiac Arrest in the Emergency Department (SHOC-ED 1) study: an interim analysis.
    , Lewis D, Fraser J, Atkinson P, Milne J, Lamprecht H,
    CJEM 2014;16(Supp 1):S20   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Evaluating the Turn-Around-Time of STAT Laboratory Test in the Emergency Department using different test tubes.
    Compeau S, Matchett S, Fraser J, Shea J, Atkinson P, Howlett MK,
    CJEM 2014;16(Supp 1):S57   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Evaluating the turn-around-time of STAT laboratory tests in the Emergency Department using different test tubes.
    Compeau S, Matchett S, Fraser J, Yeoman A, Shea J, Atkinson P, Howlett MK,
    CJEM 2014;16(S1):S57   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Experiential and Rational Clinical Decision-Making: A Survey to Determine Decision-Making Styles of Paramedic Students.
    Jensen J, Tavares W, Calder L, Bienkowski A, Walker M, Travers A, Croskerry P,
    PEC 2014;18(1):152   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Experiential and rational decision-making: a survey to determine decision-making styles of paramedics and paramedic students.
    Jensen J, Tavares W, Calder L, Bienkowski A, Walker M, Travers A, Croskerry P,
    CJEM 2014;16(S1):S53   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Improving Emergency Department Care for Acute Exacerbation of COPD.
    Chandra K, Vaillancourt C, DeSousa N, Fraser J, Scoville J, Atkinson P,
    CJEM 2014;16(Supp 1):S81   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Is exposure to major trauma during medical training adequate for emergency physicians in New Brunswick?
    Lukanovic D, French J, Benjamin S, Fraser J, Atkinson P,
    CJEM 2014;16(Supp 1):S98   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Is hockey the most dangerous pediatric sport? An evaluation of pediatric sport-related injuries treated in Nova Scotia.
    Green R, Erdogan M, Butler M,
    CJEM 2014;16(S1):S44   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Learning Style Preferences and Continuing Medical Education Activities on Nova Scotia Paramedics: A Pilot Study.
    Staple L, Carter A, Walker M, Jensen J,
    PEC 2014;18(1):153   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Mortality and outcomes for frequent users of Emergency Departments.
    Moe J, Kirkland S, Assoignon L, Campbell SG, Rowe B,
    CJEM 2014;16(S1):S99   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Offload zones in the emergency department to mitigate emergency medical services (EMS) offload delay: a process map and hazard analysis.
    Carter A, Gould J, Vanberkel P, Jensen J, Cook J, Carrigan SA, Wheatley MR, Travers A,
    CJEM 2014;16(S1):S80   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Paramedic diagnostic accuracy of ST-elevation myocardial infarction on 12-lead ECG: a systematic review.
    Loubani O, McVey J, Deveau B, Jensen J, LeRoux Y, Travers A,
    CJEM 2014;16(S1):S54   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Paramedic Diagnostic Accuracy of St-Elevation Myocardial Infarction on 12-Lead ECG: A Systematic Review.
    Loubani O, McVey J, Deveau B, Jensen J, LeRoux Y, Travers A,
    PEC 2014;18(1):124   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Pediatric pain management in the emergency department: the triage nurses' perspective.
    Kircher J, Thomas D, Plint AC, Fitzpatrick EA, Newton A, Rosychuk R, Ali S,
    CJEM 2014;16(S1):S32   
    Site: IWK
    Performance of a competency-based resuscitation assessment tool (QSAT) - a Canadian multi-centred study.
    Dagnone J, Hall A, Woolfrey K, Davison C, Ross J, McNeil G, Moore S, Pickett W,
    CJEM 2014;16(S1):S48   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The association of adverse events during procedural sedation with airway assessment.
    Green R, Butler M,
    CJEM 2014;16(S1):P75   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The impact of a novel collaborative long term care - EMS model: a before-and-after cohort analysis.
    Jensen J, Marshall E, Carter A, Boudreau MA, McVey J, Bardua D, Burge FI, Travers A,
    CJEM 2014;16(S1):S26   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The impact of computed topography (CT)-defined calculus-induced renal obstruction on the acute management and disposition of the renal colic pationt.
    Massaro P, Pawsey R, Atkinson P, Archer B, Whelan T,
    CJEM 2014;16(S1):S78   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The impact of normal saline versus ringers lactate on patient outcomes.
    Green R, Butler M,
    CJEM 2014;16(S1):S90   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The impact of peri-intubation physiologic adverse events on long-term patient outcomes.
    Green R, Butler M,
    CJEM 2014;16(S1):S90   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The incidence and factors associated with the development of post-intubation hemodynamic instability.
    Green R, Butler M,
    CJEM 2014;16(S1):S90   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The Offload Zone as a Solution to Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Offload Delay in the Emergency Department: A Process Map and Hazard Analysis.
    Carter A, Gould J, Vanberkel P, Jensen J, Cook J, Carrigan SA, Wheatley MR, Travers A,
    PEC 2014;18(1):159   
    Site: Division of EMS
    The use of a new feedback form in the pediatric emergency department: incorporating CanMEDs and self-reflection.
    Mullenger R, Blackie B, Fitzpatrick EA,
    CJEM 2014;16(S1):S100   
    Site: IWK
    The use of medic alert notifications by paramedics and medical communication officers.
    Carter A, Bohrer M, Jensen J,
    CJEM 2014;16(S1):S25   
    Site: Division of EMS
    The utility of chest x-ray as part of the investigation of patients with chest pain suspected to be cardiac in origin.
    Campbell SG, Cajee I, Field S, Magee K, Butler M, Campbell C,
    CJEM 2014;16(S1):S73   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The utility of measuring international normalized ratio (INR) as part of the investigation of patients with cardiac-type chest pain.
    Campbell SG, Magee K, Cajee I, Field S, Butler M, Campbell C,
    CJEM 2014;16(S1):S30   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The utility of routinely measuring serum electrolytes as part of the investigation of patients with cardiac-type chest pain.
    Campbell SG, Field S, Magee K, Cajee I, Butler M, Campbell C,
    CJEM 2014;16(S1):S80   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Using clinical grade cadavers for high-fidelity simulation.
    Kovacs G, Murray M, Sandeski R, Vair B, Ross J,
    CJEM 2014;16(S1):S95   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Abstracts - 2013
    Top of Page
    Aceing it: Can abdominal and cardiothoracic assessment with sonography in shock be learned using a high fidelity simulation?
    Atkinson P, Lewis D, Fraser J, Verheul G,
    CJEM 2013;15(S1):   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    ACES high: how realistic is high-fidelity ultrasound simulation for abdominal and cardiothoracic assessment with sonography in shock?
    Atkinson P, Verheul G, Fraser J, Lewis D,
    CJEM 2013;15(S 1):s10   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    An epidemiologic profile of resuscitation systems of care performance in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest.
    Dewar Z, Travers A, Jensen J, Carter A,
    CJEM 2013;15(S1):s33   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Barriers, Facilitators, Recommendations and Priorities for EMS Research: A Scoping Review of Research Agendas.
    Blanchard I, Brown R, Jensen J, Bigham B, Carter A, Travers A, Morrison L,
    PEC 2013;17(1):121   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Barriers, facilitators, recommendations and priorities for EMS research: A scoping review of research agendas.
    Blanchard I, Brown R, Jensen J, Bigham B, Travers A, Carter A, Morrison L,
    CJEM 2013;15(S1):s55   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Block first, opiates later? The use of the fascia ilica blockfor patients with hip fractures in the mergency department: a systematic review.
    Chesters A, Atkinson P,
    CJEM 2013;15(S1):s47   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Can Medical learners achieve ultrasound competency using a high fidelity ultrasound simulator?
    Atkinson P, Verheul G, Parks A,
    CJEM 2013;15(S1):   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Can Paramedics Diagnose Sepsis in the Prehospital Setting? A Feasibility Study.
    Travers A, Green R, Cain E, Campbell SG, Jensen J, Petrie DA,
    PEC 2013;17(1):109   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Can paramedics diagnose sepsis in the prehospital setting? A feasibility study.
    Travers A, Green R, Cain E, Campbell SG, Jensen J, Petrie DA,
    CJEM 2013;15(S1):S55   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Critical Dynamics: A Demographic Influences on Burnout in Emergency Department Health.
    Howlett MK, Atkinson P, Doody K, Fraser J, Leblanc-Duchin D, Murray J,
    CJEM 2013;15(S1):   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Do certain coping styles influence burnout and emergency healthcare staff wanting to leave their career prematurely?
    Howlett MK, Atkinson P, Doody K, Fraser J, Leblanc-Duchin D, Murray J,
    CJEM 2013;15(S1):   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Effectiveness of a passive educational strategy aimed at improving disinfection of personal items among healthcare professionals in the emergency room of a tertiary care centre in New Brunswick.
    Blackman R, Materniak S, El Bailey S, Atkinson P, Webster D, Hull S,
    CJEM 2013;15(S1):   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Epidemiology of prehospital emergency responses for older adults in a provincial EMS system.
    Goldstein J, Carter A, Rockwood K, Travers A,
    CJEM 2013;15(S1):S72   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Experiential and Rational Clinical Decision Making: A Survey to Determine Decision-Making Styles of Paramedics.
    Jensen J, Calder L, Walker M, Travers A, Tavares W, Bienkowski A, Croskerry P,
    PEC 2013;17(1):110   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Experiential and rational clinical decision making: A survey to determine decision-making styles of paramedics.
    Jensen J, Calder L, Walker M, Travers A, Tavares W, Bienkowski A, Croskerry P,
    CJEM 2013;15(S1):s41   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Factors in Uptake by EMS of a New MedicAlert EnRoute Notification Technology.
    Carter A, Bohrer M, Jensen J,
    CJEM 2013;15(S1):s79   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Integral Medicine: Treating the Whole - Patient, Provider, Health Care System.
    Petrie DA, Kreisberg J, Huffaker G, Short BE, Jarrin O,
    Int J Whole Person Care 2013;1(1):online    View Abstract
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Is Propofol for Emergency Department Procedural Sedation any Less Safe in Older Teenagers than in Older Patients?
    Campbell SG, Butler M, MacPhee S, Zed P, Froese P, Watson M,
    CJEM 2013;15(S1):S46   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Medication-related emergency department visits in pediatrics: A prospective observational study.
    Zed P, Black KJ, Fitzpatrick EA, Ackroyd-Stolarz S, Murphy N, Curran J, MacKinnon N, Sinclair D,
    CJEM 2013;15(S1):OP01    View Abstract
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Opiates Later? The use of the fascia iliaca block for patients with hip fractures in the emergency department; A Systematic Review.
    Chesters A, Atkinson P,
    CJEM 2013;15(S1):   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Outcomes of pediatric patients presenting to the emergency department with a medication-related visit.
    Zed P, Black KJ, Fitzpatrick EA, Ackroyd-Stolarz S, Murphy N, Curran J, MacKinnon N, Sinclair D,
    CJEM 2013;15(S1):EP01    View Abstract
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Point of CareUltrasound (ACES protocol) improves diagnostic accuracy and confidence in simulated cardiorespratory scenarios.
    Atkinson P, Verheul G, Parks A,
    CJEM 2013;15(S1):   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Procedural Sedation for Cardioversion of Atrial Fibrillation in the Emergency Department: Is it different to sedation for more painful procedures?
    Butler M, Campbell SG, Zed P, Froese P, MacKinley R, Watson M, Kovacs G,
    CJEM 2013;15(S1):S64   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Propofol is officially the 'sedative of choice' in Halifax: An update from the Halifax ED Procedural Sedation Registry.
    Campbell SG, Froese P, Butler M, Etsell G, LaPierre A, MacKinley R, Watson M, Magee K, Zed P, Kovacs G,
    CJEM 2013;15(S1):S46   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The Canadian National EMS Research Agenda: A survey to determine the impact and feasibility of implementing the recommendations.
    Jensen J, Blanchard I, Bigham B, Carter A, Brown R, Socha D, Brown L, Travers A, Craig A, Morrison L,
    CJEM 2013;15(S1):s5   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Wake up: head injury management around the clock.
    Atkinson P, Fraser J, Benjamin S,
    CJEM 2013;15(S 1):s22   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Abstracts - 2012
    Top of Page
    A comparative study of patient characteristics, opinions and outcomes, for patients who leave the emergency department before medical assessment.
    Gedmintas A, Atkinson P, Fraser J, Howlett MK,
    CJEM 2012;14():    View Abstract
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Accuracy of Nurse Practioner performed ultrasound for the detection of soft tissue foreign bodies.
    Atkinson P, Madan R,
    CJEM 2012;14():   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    An Epidemiologic Profile of Resuscitation Systems-of-Care Performance in Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest.
    Dewar Z, Travers A, Jensen J, Carter A,
    PEC 2012;17(1):108   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Are metal detectors reliable for the detection and localization of ingested metallic foreign bodies in children? A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Atkinson P, Mekwan J,
    CJEM 2012;14():   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Bougie-assisted versus Seldinger cricothyrotomy.
    Sears EJ, Kovacs G,
    CJEM 2012;14(S1):   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Breaking down silos: building better advance directives.
    Carter A, Earle R, Gregoire MC, MacConnell G, Frager G,
    CJEM 2012;14(S1):   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Critical Dynamics Study of burnout in Emergency Department Health Professionals in New Brunswick; Early Findings.
    Howlett MK, Atkinson P, Doody K, Fraser J, Leblanc-Duchin D, Murray J, Strack B,
    CJEM 2012;2012(14):   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Developing a Canadian EMS Research Agenda: A Baseline Study of Stakeholder Opinions.
    Dainty K, Jensen J, Bigham B, Blanchard I, Socha D, Morrison L,
    PEC 2012;16(1):184   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Does Cardiac Standstill Mean We Can Stop CPR? Focused Ultrasound as Predictor of Survival on Cardiac Arrest patients.
    Lang E, Atkinson P, Blyth L, Gadd K,
    Annals EM 2012;58(4S):   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Factors associated with hospital admissions for adults due to hypoglycemia events in Canada.
    Rowe B, Singh M, Villa-Roel C, Edmonds M, Lang E, Silvilotti M, Scheuermeyer F, Worster A, Riley J, Afilalo M, Stiell I, Campbell SG,
    CJEM 2012;14(S1):   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Field Intubation Success 12 Months Before and After an Intensive Airway Management Course.
    Carter A, LeRoux Y, Walker M, McVey J, Jensen J,
    PEC 2012;16(1):180   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Guidelines Appraisal Project (GAP) for EMS: a systematic review of the quality and relevance to EMS of published clinical practice guidelines.
    Jensen J, Carter A, Dewar Z, Travers A, Cain E,
    CJEM 2012;14(S1):   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Impact of a new Emergency Department and Changes on Quality indicators.
    Howlett MK, Atkinson P, Gedmintas A, Fraser J,
    CJEM 2012;13():   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Implementation and operation of a novel paramedic-long term care program.
    Jensen J, Travers A, Bassett R, Leadley S, Cain E, Carter A,
    CJEM 2012;14(S1):   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Intubation success before and after an intensive airway training.
    Carter A, LeRoux Y, McVey J, Jensen J,
    CJEM 2012;14(S1):   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Most Paramedics are Victims of Violence in the Prehospital Workplace.
    Bigham B, Tavares W, Jensen J, Munro G,
    PEC 2012;16(1):169   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Most paramedics are victims of violence in the prehospital workplace.
    Bigham B, Jensen J, Saleem H, Tavares W, Munro G,
    CJEM 2012;14(S1):   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Nurse Practitioners in the Emergency Department: A solution to long wait-times and high walk out rates?
    Atkinson P, Campbell S, Fraser J, McCloskey R,
    CJEM 2012;14():   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Paramedic clinical management of acute myocardial infarction with fibrinolytics: a process map and hazard analysis.
    Jensen J, Walker M, Hill B, Denike D, Matthews V, Boudreau C, Travers A,
    CJEM 2012;14(S1):   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Pediatric cardiac arrest: is there variability in institutional practice? a survey of Canadian pediatric CPR committee chairs.
    Bhanji F, Shuster M, Travers A, de Caen A,
    CJEM 2012;14(S1):   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Personality Factors and Susceptibility to Burnout in Nova Scotia Ground Ambulance Paramedics: A Cross Sectional Study.
    Dewar Z, Carter A, Eskes G,
    PEC 2012;16(1):172   
    Site: Division of EMS
    The Canadian national emergency medical services (EMS) research agenda: a mixed methods consensus study.
    Jensen J, Blanchard I, Dainty K, Socha D, Morrison L, Carter A, Brown L, Craig A, Travers A, Cain E, Brown R, Bigham B,
    CJEM 2012;14(S1):   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Transport outcomes and dispatch determinants in a novel expanded scope paramedic–long-term care program.
    Jensen J, Travers A, Bardua D, Dobson T, Cox B, Cain E, Merchant R, McVey J, Carter A,
    CJEM 2012;14(S1):   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Transport Outcomes and Dispatch Determinants in a Novel Expanded-Scope Paramedic-Long-Term Care Program.
    Jensen J, Travers A, Cain E, Carter A, Bardua D, Dobson T, Cox B, Merchant R, McVey J,
    PEC 2012;16(1):159   
    Site: Division of EMS
    When Emergency Health Services and Pediatric Palliative Care Intersect: Breaking Down the Barriers.
    Earle R, Carter A, Frager G, Gregoire MC, MacConnell G, MacDonald T,
    J Palliative Care 2012;28(3):191   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Abstracts - 2011
    Top of Page
    Airway Management and Advanced Life Support Paramedics: 12 Month Follow-Up of Knowledge After an Intense Airway Management Course.
    Walker M, LeRoux Y, McVey J, Jensen J, Carter A,
    PEC 2011;15(1):113   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Differences in outcome for adult patients presenting with hypoglycemia: A Canadian multicenter study.
    Rowe B, Singh M, Villa-Roel C, Edmonds M, Lang E, Sivilotti M, Scheuermeyer F, Worster A, Riley J, Afilalo M, Stiell I, Campbell SG,
    Acad Emerg Med 2011;18(S1):S4-S249   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Differences in outcome for adult patients presenting with hypoglycemia: A Canadian multicentre study.
    Rowe B, Singh M, Villa-Roel C, Edmonds M, Lang E, Sivilotti M, Scheuermeyer F, Worster A, Riley J, Afilalo M, Stiell I, Campbell SG,
    CJEM 2011;13(3):173-226   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Evaluating the Helicopter Emergency Medical Services Mission Acceptance/Triage Process in a Provincially Based Critical Care Transport Program: A prospective study.
    Petrie DA, Goldstein J,
    PEC 2011;15(1):127   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Frequent Users of the ED in Southern NB: Are they less likely to have access to a family physician.
    Atkinson P, Palmer E, Leblanc-Duchin D,
    Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine 2011;13(3):   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Head Injury Management Around the Clock.
    Atkinson P, Benjamin S, Fraser J, Mehta A, Sproul E, French J,
    CJEM 2011;13(S3):   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    No flow time in cardiac arrest management by primary care paramedics using the King laryngeal tube airway versus bag-valve mask ventilation-a simulation study.
    Jensen J, Walker M, LeRoux Y, Carter A,
    CJEM 2011;13(3):179-80   
    Site: Division of EMS
    The Effectiveness of Precordial Thump in Cardiac Arrest: A Systematic Review of the Literature.
    Jensen J, Aufderheide T,
    PEC 2011;15(1):121   
    Site: Division of EMS
    The facilitation of care of low-acuity emergency department patients by advanced care paramedics.
    Campbell SG, MacKinley R, Janes SE, Froese P, Etsell G,
    CJEM 2011;13(3):217   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The HALIFAX procedural sedation and analgesia database: an update.
    Campbell SG, MacKinley R, Froese P, Etsell G, LaPierre A, Zed P, Butler M, Magee K,
    CJEM 2011;13(3):183   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    The utility of end-tidal capnometry during procedural sedation and analgesia in the emergency department: Does it make a difference?
    Campbell SG, Magee K, Zed P, Froese P, Etsell G, LaPierre A, MacKinley R, Butler M,
    CJEM 2011;13(3):203   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Weather factors associated with croup presentation to a pediatric ed in warm temperature climate.
    Atkinson P, Boyle A, Lennon RS,
    Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine 2011;15(S3):   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Abstracts - 2010
    Top of Page
    Consensus on Paramedic Clinical Decision During High Acuity Emergency Calls: Results of Canadian Delphi Study.
    Jensen J, Croskerry P, Travers A,
    CJEM 2010;12(3):235   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Defining the metrics of surge: measuring offload delay.
    Carter A, Overton J, Cone DC,
    PEC 2010;14(S1):19-20   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Factors Associated with the Successful Recognition of Agonal Breathing and Cardiac Arrest by 9-1-1 Communications Officers: a Qualitative Survey.
    Jensen J, Vailancourt C, Tweedle J, Kasaboski A, Charette M, Grimshaw J, Brehaut JC, Osmond M, Wells G, Stiell I,
    CJEM 2010;12(3):233   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Factors influencing the Intentions of Nurses and Respiratory Therapists to Use Automated External Defibrillators During In-Hospital Cardiac Arrests: a Qualitative Iterative Survey.
    Tweedle J, Vailancourt C, Jensen J, Kaboski A,
    CJEM 2010;12(3):234   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Fomepizole versus ethanol in the treatment of toxic alcohol ingestion: a systematic review.
    Beatty L, Zed P, Magee K, Kanji S, Green R,
    CJEM 2010;12(3):269   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Intensity of anticoagulation with warfarin and risk of adverse events in patients presenting to the emergency department.
    Zed P, Anthony C, Ackroyd-Stolarz S, Flinn A, Karim S, Murphy N, Christie R,
    CJEM 2010;(12):272   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Book Chapters - 2017
    Top of Page
    Paediatric Musculoskeletal Point-of-Care Ultrasound.
    Chapter: Paediatric Musculoskeletal Point-of-Care Ultrasound
    Atkinson P,
    London; John Wiley & Sons, 2017   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Selected Protocols for Cardiac and Critical Care Ultrasound.
    Chapter: Selected Protocols for Cardiac and Critical Care Ultrasound
    Atkinson P, Milne J,
    London; John Wiley & Sons, 2017   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    The Lower Limb and the Upper Limb.
    Chapter: The Lower Limb and the Upper Limb
    Lewis D,
    London; John Wiley & Sons, 2017   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Ultrasound in the Management of Fractures.
    Chapter: Ultrasound in the Management of Fractures
    Atkinson P,
    London; John Wiley & Sons, 2017   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Book Chapters - 2016
    Top of Page
    Brocklehurst's textbook of geriatric medicine and gerontology.
    Chapter: Geriatric emergency and prehospital care
    Lee J, Goldstein J,
    ; Elsevier Science, 2016   
    Site: Division of EMS
    Book Chapters - 2013
    Top of Page
    ASPIRE- Advancing Safety for Patients in Residency Education.
    Chapter: Teams and Communications (module 6)
    Ackroyd-Stolarz S, Calder L, Hain A,
    Ottawa; Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, 2013   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    ASPIRE--Advancing Safety for Patients in Residency Education.
    Chapter: Teams and Communication
    Ackroyd-Stolarz S, Calder L, Hain A,
    Ottawa; Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, 2013   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Book Chapters - 2011
    Top of Page
    A Research Guide for Residents and Practitioners.
    Chapter: Managing and monitoring a study
    Ackroyd-Stolarz S,
    ; Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, 2011   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Airway Management in Emergencies, Second Edition.
    Chapter: Oxygen Delivery Devices and Bag-Mask Ventilation
    Kovacs G, Law AJ,
    USA; People's Medical Publishing House, 2011   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Airway Management in Emergencies, Second Edition.
    Chapter: Tracheal Intubation by Direct Laryngoscopy
    Law AJ, Kovacs G,
    USA; People's Medical Publishing House, 2011   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Airway Management in Emergencies, Second Edition.
    Chapter: Alternative Intubation Techniques
    Law AJ, Kovacs G,
    USA; People's Medical Publishing House, 2011   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Airway Management in Emergencies, Second Edition.
    Chapter: Rescue Oxygenation
    Law AJ, Kovacs G,
    USA; People's Medical Publishing House, 2011   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Airway Management in Emergencies, Second Edition.
    Chapter: Rapid-Sequence Intubation
    Kovacs G, Ross J,
    USA; People's Medical Publishing House, 2011   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Airway Management in Emergencies, Second Edition.
    Chapter: Postintubation Management
    Kovacs G, Green R,
    USA; People's Medical Publishing House, 2011   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Airway Management in Emergencies, Second Edition.
    Chapter: Approach to Tracheal Intubation
    Kovacs G, Law AJ,
    USA; People's Medical Publishing House, 2011   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Airway Management in Emergencies, Second Edition.
    Chapter: Response to an Encountered Difficult Airway
    Law AJ, Kovacs G,
    USA; People's Medical Publishing House, 2011   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Airway Management in Emergencies, Second Edition.
    Chapter: Cardiovascular Emergencies
    Kovacs G, Ritchie AH,
    USA; People's Medical Publishing House, 2011   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Airway Management in Emergencies, Second Edition.
    Chapter: Prehospital Airway Management: Evidence
    Petrie DA, Tallon JM, Kovacs G,
    USA; People's Medical Publishing House, 2011   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Airway Management in Emergencies, Second Edition.
    Chapter: Respiratory Emergencies
    Duggan L, Kovacs G,
    USA; People's Medical Publishing House, 2011   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Airway Management in Emergencies, Second Edition.
    Chapter: Prehospital Airway Management: Clinical Considerations
    Kovacs G, Petrie DA, Vu M, Balfour N,
    USA; People's Medical Publishing House, 2011   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Airway Management in Emergencies, Second Edition.
    Chapter: The Critically Ill Patient
    Kovacs G, Green R,
    USA; People's Medical Publishing House, 2011   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Airway Management in Emergencies, Second Edition.
    Chapter: Introduction
    Kovacs G, Law AJ,
    USA; People's Medical Publishing House, 2011   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Airway Management in Emergencies, Second Edition.
    Chapter: Human Factors in Airway Management
    Croskerry P, Law AJ, Kovacs G,
    USA; People's Medical Publishing House, 2011   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Airway Management in Emergencies, Second Edition.
    Chapter: Definitive Airway Management: When is Tracheal Intubation Needed?
    Kovacs G, Campbell SG, Law AJ,
    USA; People's Medical Publishing House, 2011   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Clinical Echocardiography for Critical Care Physicians.
    Atkinson P,
    ; Oxford University Press Book, 2011   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Emergency Ultrasoound Made Easy 2nd Edition.
    Chapter: Lung and thorax
    Atkinson P,
    London; Elsevier, 2011   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Emergency Ultrasound Made Easy.
    Chapter: Lung Ultrasound
    Atkinson P, Bowra J,
    ; Churchill Livingstone, 2011   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Neurogenesis in the Adult Brain II.
    Chapter: Adult Neurogenesis and Neuronal Subtype Specification in the Neocortex.
    Kishi N, Sohur US, Emsley JG, Macklis JD,
    Tokyo; Springer, 2011   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Books - 2015
    Top of Page
    Point of Care Ultrasound in Emergency and Resuscitation.
    Atkinson P, Bowra J, Harris T, Jarman B, Lewis D,
    London; Oxford University Press Book, 2015   
    Site: Saint John Regional
    Books - 2011
    Top of Page
    Airway Management in Emergencies, Second Edition.
    Kovacs G, Law AJ,
    USA; People's Medical Publishing House, 2011   
    Site: Halifax Infirmary
    Books - 2010
    Top of Page
    Emergency Medicine- an illustrated colour text.
    Atkinson P, Kendall R, Van Rensburg L,
    ; Churchill Livingstone, 2010   
    Site: Saint John Regional