Methodologic Publications

Ernst, D., Petrella, T., Joshua, A., Hamou, A., Thabane, M., Vantyghem, S., & Gwadry-Sridhar, F. (2016). Burden of illness for metastatic melanoma in Canada, 2011–2013. Current Oncology, 23(6), e563-e570 (Abstract)

Hamou A, O’Brien J, Guy S, Gwadry-Sridhar F. Intelligent patient management: InfoFrame – An intelligent informatics data collection framework. The 24th International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems, CBMS 2011 (Bristol, United Kingdom. June 27-30, 2011). Computer-Based Medical Systems (CBMS), 2011 24th International Symposium Conference Proceedings. (Abstract)

Alkhawaja S, Martin C, Butler RJ, Gwadry-Sridhar F. Post-pyloric versus gastric tube feeding for preventing pneumonia and improving nutritional outcomes in critically ill adult patients. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2015 Aug 4; (8):CD008875. (Abstract)

Hiligsmann M, Salas M, Hughes DA, Manias E, Gwadry-Sridhar FH, Linck P, Cowell W. Interventions to improve osteoporosis medication adherence and persistence: a systematic review and literature appraisal by the ISPOR Medication Adherence & Persistence Special Interest Group. Osteoporos Int. 2013 Dec; 24(12):2907-18. (Abstract)
Guy S, Ratzki-Leewing A, Gwadry-Sridhar F. Moving Beyond the Stigma: Systematic review of Video Games and Their Potential to Combat Obesity. Int J Hypertens. 2011; 2011: 179124. (Paper)

Hamou A, Simmons A, Bauer M, Lewden B, Zhang Y, Wahlund L, Westman E, Pritchard M, Kloszewska I, Mecozzi P, Soininen H, Tsolaki M, Vellas B, Muehlboeck S, Evans A, Julin P, Sjögren N, Spenger C, Lovestone S, Gwadry-Sridhar F,and other participants in the AddNeuroMed Consortium. Cluster Analysis of MR Imaging in Alzheimer’s Disease using Decision Tree Refinement. International Journal of Artificial Intelligence. 2011 March; 6(11): 90-9. (Paper)

Bassler D, Briel M, Montori VM, Lane M, Glasziou P, Zhou Q, Heels-Ansdell D, Walter SD, Guyatt GH; et al. Stopping randomized trials early for benefit and estimation of treatment effects: systematic review and meta-regression analysis. JAMA. 2010 Mar 24: 303(12):1180-7. (Paper)

Mann R, Gwadry-Sridhar F, Melquanint S, Martin C. Research Enabling Technology Infrastructure Application. International Journal of Technology, Knowledge & Society. 2010; 6(3):185-206. (Paper)

Bassler D, Briel M, Montori VM, Lane M, Glasziou P, Zhou Q, Heels-Ansdell D, Walter SD, Guyatt GH; STOPIT-2 Study Group, Flynn DN, Elamin MB, Murad MH, Abu Elnour NO, Lampropulos JF, Sood A, Mullan RJ, Erwin PJ, Bankhead CR, Perera R, Ruiz Culebro C, You JJ, Mulla SM, Kaur J, Nerenberg KA, Schünemann H, Cook DJ, Lutz K, Ribic CM, Vale N, Malaga G, Akl EA, Ferreira-Gonzalez I, Alonso-Coello P, Urrutia G, Kunz R, Bucher HC, Nordmann AJ, Raatz H, da Silva SA, Tuche F, Strahm B, Djulbegovic B, Adhikari NK, Mills EJ, Gwadry-Sridhar F, et.al. Stopping randomized trials early for benefit and estimation of treatment effects: systematic review and meta-regression analysis. JAMA. 2010 Mar 24; 303 (12):1180-7. (Paper)

Zhang Y, Cabilio P, Grubisic M, Gwadry-Sridhar F. A Mixture Distribution Approach to Assessing Medication Refill Compliance with Administrative Pharmacy Refill Records. Statistics in Biopharmaceutical Research, January 2012. (Paper)

Gwadry-Sridhar F, Zhang Y, Manias E, Roy AN, Yu-Isenberg K, Hughes D, Nichol MB. A framework for planning and critiquing medication compliance and persistence research using prospective study designs. Clin Ther. 2009 Feb; 31(2):421-35. (Paper)

Mann R, Gwadry-Sridhar F, Bowman S, Soer J. How to Develop a Common Platform to Enable Interdisciplinary Research. International Journal of Technology, Knowledge & Society 2009; 5(2):21-38. (Paper)

Yu AP, Yu YF, Nichol MB, Gwadry-Sridhar F. Delay in filling the initial prescription for a statin: a potential early indicator of medication non persistence. Clin Ther. 2008 Apr; 30(4):761-74; discussion 716. (Paper)

Leslie RS, Gwadry-Sridhar F, Thiebaud P, Patel BV. Calculating medication compliance, adherence, and persistence in administrative pharmacy claims databases. Pharmaceutical Programming 2008; 1(1):13-19. (Paper)

Peterson AM, Nau DP, Cramer JP, Benner J, Gwadry-Sridhar F, Nichol M. A Checklist for Medication Compliance and Persistence Studies using Retrospective Databases. Value in Health. January–February 2007; 10(1): 3–12 (Paper)

Gwadry-Sridhar FH, Arnold JM, Zhang Y, Brown JE, Marchiori G, Guyatt G. Pilot study to determine the impact of a multidisciplinary educational intervention in patients hospitalized with heart failure. Am Heart J. 2005 Nov; 150(5):982. (Paper)

Gwadry-Sridhar F, Flintoft V, Lee DS, Lee H, Guyatt GH. A systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Studies Comparing Readmission Rates and Mortality Rates in Patients With Heart Failure. Arch Intern Med. 2004 Nov 22; 164(21):2315-20. (Paper)

Gwadry-Sridhar F, Guyatt GH, Arnold JM, Massel D, Brown J, Nadeau L, Lawrence S. Instruments to measure acceptability of information and acquisition of knowledge in patients with heart failure. Eur J Heart Fail. 2003 Dec; 5(6): 783-91. (Paper)

Hill A, Gwadry-Sridhar F, Armstrong T, Sibbald W. Development of the continuous quality improvement questionnaire (CQIQ). J Crit Care. 2001 Dec; 16(4): 150-60. (Paper)

Norman GR, Gwadry-Sridhar F, Guyatt GH, Walter SD. Relation of Distribution Based and Anchor-Based Approaches to Interpretation of Changes in Health Related Quality of Life. Value in Health. September 2001; 4(6): 430 (Abstract)
Bahati R, Guy S, Bauer M, Gwadry-Sridhar F. Where’s the evidence for evidence-based knowledge in eHealth systems? Invited publication for the DeSE 2011 special issue of IJAISC on ‘Novel Applications of AI for Medical and Engineering systems’. April 2012. (Poster)

Lou M, Zhou ZY, Gwadry-Sridhar F, Poon JL, Doctor J, Koerper M, Ullman M, Johnson K. Utilizing a Paper Standard Gamble Instrument to Assess Health Utility in Patients with Hemophilia B. Value in Health. May 2011; 14(3): A208, PND33, 2011. (Abstract)

Gwadry-Sridhar F, Hamou A, Guy S, O’Brien J, Spence D. Integrated Electronic Medical Health Record Informatics Platform for Stroke and Atherosclerosis Research. Med-e-Tel 2011 (Abstract)

Westman E, Simmons A, Muehlboeck JS, Gwadry-Sridhar F, Eskildsen SF, Julin P, Sjo¨gren N, Collins DL, Evans A, Mecocci P, Vellas B, Tsolaki M, Kłoszewska I, Soininen H, Weiner M, Lovestone S, Spenger C, Wahlund LO, AddNeuroMed consortium. Combining Two Large MRI Data Sets (AddNeuroMed and ADNI) Using Multivariate Data Analysis to Distinguish between Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease and Healthy Controls. Alzheimer’s Association International Conference on Alzheimer’s Disease (2010) IC-P-137. (Abstract)

An JJ, Gwadry-Sridhar F. Systematic review of the psychometric properties of the functional assessment of cancer therapy – anemia (Fact-AN) for anemic cancer patients. ISPOR 13th Annual International Meeting (Toronto, Canada. May 3-7, 2008). Value in Health. 2008; 11(3):A164, PSY40. (Abstract)

Gwadry-Sridhar F, Priestap F, Martin CM, Vingilis E, Sridhar K, Devereaux PJ, Hebel L. Development of a service blueprint to study the reasons for variation in mortality of patients with acute myocardial infarction (KIDMI). Society for Medical Decision Making 2007 Conference, 29th Annual Meeting SMDM (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Oct 20-24, 2007). Med Decis Making 2007; 27(4): E86-87, #P4-5. (Abstract)

Gwadry-Sridhar F, Priestap F, Martin CM, Chen LM, Keenan SP. A survey of Canadian physicians to understand determinants of patient admissions from the emergency room to the intensive care unit. Society for Medical Decision Making 2007 Conference, 29th Annual Meeting SMDM (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Oct 20-24, 2007). Med Decis Making 2007; 27(4): E78, #P3-29. (Abstract)

Lee LJ, Gwadry-Sridhar F. Psychometric Properties of the King’s Health Questionnaire: A Systematic Critical Appraisal of the Literature. Value in Health. 2006; 9(3). (Abstract)

Kawatkar AA, Gwadry-Sridhar F. A Systematic Review of the EORTIC QLQ-BR23: Descriptive Health Related Quality of Life Instrument Used in Breast Cancer. Value in Health. May-June 2006; 9(3): A11, PCN43. (Abstract)

Stafkey-Mailey DR, Gwadry-Sridhar F. A Review of the Validity and Reliability of the Parkinson’s Disease Questionnaire (PDQ-39). Value in Health. May–June 2006; 9(3): A88, PNL29, (Abstract)

Sridhar K, Gwadry-Sridhar F, Kidwai B, Almond D, Teefy P. Decision Analysis Model of Acbiximab, Eptifibatide or Standard Therapy in Elective Stent Placement: a Canadian Perspective. Value in Health. 2001; 4(2):107, # PCV34. (Abstract)

Gwadry-Sridhar F, Guyatt G, Nadeau L, Calhoun M, Arnold JM. Development of Two Instruments: One to Measure Educational Material Acceptability and One to Measure Knowledge Gained in Patients with Heart Failure. Value in Health. 2001; 4(6):500, # PCV31. (Abstract)

Norman GR, Gwadry-Sridhar F, Guyatt GH, Walter SD. The Relation of Distribution- and Anchor-Based Ppproaches on Interpretation of Changes in Health Related Quality of Life. Value in Health, 2001; 4(6):430, # PM125. (Abstract)

F. Gwadry-Sridhar, B. Lewden, S. Mequanint, M. Bauer. Multi-analytical Approaches Informing the Risk of Sepsis. Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies, Springer Communications in Computer and Information Science, 2010, pp. 394-406. (Book Chapter)