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  1. Meltzer CJ, Irish J, Angelos P, Busaidy NL, Davies L, Dwojak S, Ferris RL, Haugen BR, Harrell RM, Haymart MR, McIver B, Mechanick JI, Monteiro E, Morris JC 3rd, Morris LGT, Odell M, Scharpf J, Shaha A, Shin JJ, Shonka DC Jr, Thompson GB, Tuttle RM, Urken ML, Wiseman SM, Wong RJ, Randolph G. American Head and Neck Society Endocrine Section clinical consensus statement: North American quality statements and evidence-based multidisciplinary workflow algorithms for the evaluation and management of thyroid nodules. Head Neck. 2018 Dec 18
  2. Farhang Zangneh H, Wong WWL, Sander B, Bell CM, Mumtaz K, Kowgier M, van der Meer AJ, Cleary SP, Janssen HLA, Chan KKW, Feld JJ. Cost Effectiveness of Hepatocellular Carcinoma Surveillance After a Sustained Virologic Response to Therapy in Patients With Hepatitis C Virus Infection and Advanced Fibrosis. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2018 Dec 20
  3. Moayedi Y, Etchells E, Kobulnik J, Ross H. Brain natriuretic peptide and shortness of breath in the emergency department. CMAJ. 2018 Nov 19;
  4. Baker GR, McGillion MH, Gavin F. Engaging with patients on research to inform better care. CMAJ. 2018 Nov 7
  5. Fu T, Chin CJ, Xu W, Che J, Huang SH, Monteiro E, Alghonaim Y, Ringash J, Witterick IJ. Impact of neoadjuvant radiation on margins for non-squamous cell carcinoma sinonasal malignancies. Laryngoscope. 2018 Oct 16
  6. Marang-van de Mheen PJ, Abel GA, Shojania KG. Mortality alerts, actions taken and declining mortality: true effect or regression to the mean?. BMJ Qual Saf. 2018 Oct 8
  7. Baker GR, Flintoft V, Wojtak A, Blais R. Contributing causes to adverse events in home care and potential interventions to reduce their incidence. Healthc Manage Forum. 2018 Sep;
  8. Lo AMorbidity and Mortality Rounds in Rehabilitation-Benefits for Enhancing Quality Beyond Just the “M&M”. PM R. 2018 Aug;10.
  9. Gilmour JA, Sykes J, Etchells E, Tullis E. Cystic Fibrosis-Related Diabetes Screening in Adults: A Gap Analysis and Evaluation of Accuracy of Glycated Hemoglobin Levels. Can J Diabetes. 2018 May 2.
  10. Jeffs L, McShane J, Indar A, Maione M. Using Local Data to Improve Care and Collaborative Practice: Insights From a Qualitative Study. J Nurs Care Qual. 2018 Jul/Sep;33(3):E1-E7.
  11. Djelic L, Andany N, Craig J, Daneman N, Simor A, Leis JAAutomatic notification and infectious diseases consultation for patients with Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018 Jul.
  12. McDonald CM, West S, Dushenski D, Lapinsky SE, Soong C, van den Broek K, Ashby M, Wilde-Friel G, Kan C, McIntyre M, Morris A.Sepsis now a priority: a quality improvement initiative for early sepsis recognition and care. Int J Qual Health Care. 2018 Jun 20.
  13. Burry L, Mehta S, Perreault MM, Luxenberg JS, Siddiqi N, Hutton B, Fergusson DA, Bell C, Rose L. Antipsychotics for treatment of delirium in hospitalised non-ICU patients. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2018 Jun 18.
  14. Silver SA, Saragosa M, Adhikari NK, Bell CM, Harel Z, Harvey A, Kitchlu A, Neyra JA, Wald R, Jeffs L. What insights do patients and caregivers have on acute kidney injury and posthospitalisation care? A single-centre qualitative study from Toronto, Canada. BMJ Open. 2018 Jun 15.
  15. Goldman J, Kuper A, Wong BM. How Theory Can Inform Our Understanding of Experiential Learning in Quality Improvement Education. Acad Med. 2018 Jun 12.
  16. Wong BMShojania KGRigor in Quality Improvement Studies and the Role of Time-Series Methodologies. JAMA Intern Med. 2018 May.
  17. Sadeghi M, Leis JA, Laflamme C, Sparkes D, Ditrani W, Watamaniuk A, Taggar R, Jinnah F, Avaness M, Vearncombe M, Nathens AB. Standardisation of perioperative urinary catheter use to reduce postsurgical urinary tract infection: an interrupted time series study. BMJ Qual Saf. 2018 May 29.
  18. Li SA, Jeffs L, Barwick M, Stevens B.Organizational contextual features that influence the implementation of evidence-based practices across healthcare settings: a systematic integrative review. Syst Rev. 2018 May 5.
  19. Gilbert RE, Kozak MC, Dobish RB, Bourrier VC, Koke PM, Kukreti V, Logan HA, Easty AC, Trbovich PL.Intravenous Chemotherapy Compounding Errors in a Follow-Up Pan-Canadian Observational Study. J Oncol Pract. 2018 May.
  20. Yousefi Nooraie R, Khan S, Gutberg J, Baker GRA Network Analysis Perspective to Implementation: The Example of Health Links to Promote Coordinated Care. Eval Health Prof. 2018 Jan 1.
  21. Feather J, McGillis Hall L, Trbovich P, Baker GRAn integrative review of nurses’ prosocial behaviours contributing to work environment optimization, organizational performance and quality of care. J Nurs Manag. 2018 Apr 22.
  22. Chua M, Ming J, Chang SJ, Santos JD, Mistry N, Silangcruz JM, Bayley M, Koyle MA. A critical review of recent clinical practice guidelines for pediatric urinary tract infection. Can Urol Assoc J. 2018 Apr;12(4):112-118.
  23. Thomson H, Tourangeau A, Jeffs L, Puts M.Factors affecting quality of nurse shift handover in the emergency department. J Adv Nurs. 2018 Apr;74(4):876-886.
  24. Rojas D, Grierson L, Mylopoulos M, Trbovich P, Bagli D, Brydges R. How can systems engineering inform the methods of programme evaluation in health professions education? Med Educ. 2018 Apr;52(4):364-375.
  25. Lam PW, Volling C, Chan T, Wiggers JB, Castellani L, Wright J, Peckham K, Shadowitz S, Tasker S, MacFadden DR, Daneman N, Gold WL, Pugash R, Leis JAImpact of Defaulting to Single Lumen Peripherally Inserted Central Catheters on Patient Outcomes: An Interrupted Time Series Study. Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Apr 9.
  26. Rowland P, Lising D, Sinclair L, Baker GR. Team dynamics within quality improvement teams: a scoping review. Int J Qual Health Care. 2018 Mar 31.
  27. Desveaux L, Shaw J, Saragosa M, Soobiah C, Marani H, Hensel J, Agarwal P, Onabajo N, Bhatia RS, Jeffs L. A Mobile App to Improve Self-Management of Individuals With Type 2 Diabetes: Qualitative Realist Evaluation. J Med Internet Res. 2018 Mar 16.
  28. Dhaliwal G, Shojania KG. The data of diagnostic error: big, large and small. BMJ Qual Saf. 2018 Mar 5.
  29. Baker M, Bell CM, Xiong W, Etchells E, Rossos PG, Shojania KG, Lane K, Tripp T, Lam M, Tiwana K, Leong D, Wong G, Huh JH, Musing E, Fernandes O. Do Combined Pharmacist and Prescriber Efforts on Medication Reconciliation Reduce Postdischarge Patient Emergency Department Visits and Hospital Readmissions? J Hosp Med. 2018 Mar.
  30. Gagliardi AR, Ducey A, Lehoux P, Turgeon T, Ross S, Trbovich P, Easty A, Bell C, Urbach D. Factors influencing the reporting of adverse medical device events: qualitative interviews with physicians about higher risk implantable devices. BMJ Qual Saf. 2018 Mar;27(3):190-198
  31. Boozary AS, Shojania KGPathology of poverty: the need for quality improvement efforts to address social determinants of health. BMJ Qual Saf. 2018 Mar 6.
  32. Liu JJ, Matelski JJ, Bell CMScope, Breadth, and Differences in Online Physician Ratings Related to Geography, Specialty, and Year: Observational Retrospective Study. J Med Internet Res. 2018 Mar 7.
  33. Goldman J, MacMillan K, Kitto S, Wu R, Silver I, Reeves S. Bedside nurses’ roles in discharge collaboration in general internal medicine: Disconnected, disempowered and devalued? Nurs Inq. 2018 Apr 1:e12236.
  34. Rowland P, Lising D, Sinclair L, Baker GRTeam dynamics within quality improvement teams: a scoping review. Int J Qual Health Care. 2018 Mar 31.
  35. Dragan V, Wei L, Elligsen M, Kiss A, Walker SAN, Leis JA. Prophylactic Antimicrobial Therapy for Acute Aspiration Pneumonitis. Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Feb 9.
  36. Burke RE, Shojania KGRigorous evaluations of evolving interventions: can we have our cake and eat it too? BMJ Qual Saf. 2018 Feb 9.
  37. Jeffs L, Muntlin Athlin Å, Needleman J, Jackson D, Kitson A.  Building the Foundation to Generate a Fundamental Care Standardized Data Set. J Clin Nurs. 2018 Feb 15.
  38. Rolnitsky A, Kirtsman M, Goldberg HR, Dunn M, Bell CM.The representation of vulnerable populations in quality improvement studies. J Qual Health Care. 2018 Feb 13.
  39. Daniel M, Keller S, Mozafarihashjin M, Pahwa A, Soong CAn Implementation Guide to Reducing Overtreatment of Asymptomatic Bacteriuria. JAMA Intern Med. 2018 Feb.
  40. Jeffs L, et al. The Varying Roles of Nurses During Interfacility Care Transitions. J Nurs Care Qual. 2018 Jan/Mar;33(1):E1-E6.
  41. Eskander A, Monteiro E, et al. Head and Neck Surgical Oncology Choosing Wisely Campaign: imaging for patients with hoarseness, fine needle aspiration for neck mass, and ultrasound for odynophagia. J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018 Jan 8;47(1):2.
  42. Moayedi Y, Duero Posada JG, Nesbitt GC, Ross HJ, Bell C, et al. Avoiding Clinical Errors With Bedside Echocardiography: A Randomized Clinical Study. Can J Cardiol. 2018 Jan;34(1):88-91.
  43. McAlister FA, Shojania KG. Inpatient bedspacing: could a common response to hospital crowding cause increased patient mortality? BMJ Qual Saf. 2018 Jan;27(1):1-3.
  44. Mukerji G, Halperin I, Hunter K, Segal P, Wolfs M, Bevan L, Jeffs L, Goguen J.Developing a set of indicators to monitor quality in ambulatory diabetes care using a modified Delphi panel process. Int J Qual Health Care. 2018 Feb.
  45. Darragh PJ, Bodley T, Orchanian-Cheff A, Shojania KG, Kwan JL, Cram P. A Systematic Review of Interventions to Follow-Up Test Results Pending at Discharge. J Gen Intern Med. 2018 Jan 19.
  46. Liang L, Cako A, Urquhart R, Straus SE, Wodchis WP, Baker GR, Gagliardi AR. Patient engagement in hospital health service planning and improvement: a scoping review. BMJ Open. 2018 Jan 30
  47. Bai AD, Srivastava S, Tomlinson GA, Smith CA, Bell CM, Gill SS. Mortality of hospitalised internal medicine patients bedspaced to non-internal medicine inpatient units: retrospective cohort study. BMJ Qual Saf. 2018 Jan;27(1):11-20.
  48. Etchells E, Woodcock T. Value of small sample sizes in rapid-cycle quality improvement projects 2: assessing fidelity of implementation for improvement interventionsBMJ Qual Saf. 2018 Jan;27(1):61-65.
  49. Dresser LD, Bell CM, et al. Use of a structured panel process to define antimicrobial prescribing appropriateness in critical care. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2018 Jan 1;73(1):246-249.
  50. Alebraheem Z, Toulany A, et al. Facilitators and Barriers to Positive Airway Pressure Adherence for Adolescents. A Qualitative Study. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2018 Jan;15(1):83-88.
  51. Sargeant J, Wong BM, Campbell CM. CPD of the future: a partnership between quality improvement and competency-based education. Med Educ. 2018 Jan;52(1):125-135.
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