Recent Submissions

  • The Prevalence and Incidence of Dementia: a Systematic Review and Meta-analysis 

    Fiest, Kirsten M.; Jette, Nathalie; Roberts, Jodie I.; Maxwell, Colleen J.; Smith, Eric E.; Black, Sandra E.; Blaikie, Laura; Cohen, Adrienne; Day, Lundy; Holroyd-Leduc, Jayna; Kirk, Andrew; Pearson, Dawn; Pringsheim, Tamara; Venegas-Torres, Andres; Hogan, David B. (CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS, Cumming School of Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, https://www.cambridge.org/core/services/open-access-policies, Published version, 2016)
    Introduction: Dementia is a common neurological condition affecting many older individuals that leads to a loss of independence, diminished quality of life, premature mortality, caregiver burden and high levels of healthcare ...
  • The Prevalence and Incidence of Dementia with Lewy Bodies: a Systematic Review 

    David B. Hogan, Kirsten M. Fiest, Jodie I. Roberts, Colleen J. Maxwell, Jonathan Dykeman, Tamara Pringsheim, Thomas Steeves, Eric E. Smith, Dawn Pearson, Nathalie Jetté (CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS, Cumming School of Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, https://www.cambridge.org/core/services/open-access-policies, Published version, 2016)
    Background Population-based prevalence and incidence studies are essential for understanding the societal burden of dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB). Methods The MEDLINE and EMBASE databases were searched to identify ...
  • The challenge of comorbidity in clinical trials for multiple sclerosis 

    Marrie, Ruth Ann; Miller, Aaron; Sormani, Maria Pia; Thompson, Alan; Waubant, Emmanuelle; Trojano, Maria; O'Connor, Paul; Reingold, Stephen; Cohen, Jeffrey A. (LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, Cumming School of Medicine, http://www.neurology.org/open-access/neuro, Published version, 2016)
    Objective:We aimed to provide recommendations for addressing comorbidity in clinical trial design and conduct in multiple sclerosis (MS).Methods:We held an international workshop, informed by a systematic review of the ...
  • The Prevalence and Incidence of Frontotemporal Dementia: a Systematic Review 

    Hogan, David B.; Jette, Nathalie; Fiest, Kirsten M.; Roberts, Jodie I.; Pearson, Dawn; Smith, Eric E.; Pamela Roach; Kirk, Andrew; Pringsheim, Tamara; Maxwell, Colleen J. (CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS, Cumming School of Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, https://www.cambridge.org/core/services/open-access-policies, Published version, 2016)
    Background Population-based prevalence and incidence studies are essential for understanding the burden of frontotemporal dementia (FTD). Methods The MEDLINE and EMBASE databases were searched to identify population-based ...
  • Recommendations for observational studies of comorbidity in multiple sclerosis 

    Marrie, Ruth Ann; Miller, Aaron; Sormani, Maria Pia; Thompson, Alan; Waubant, Emmanuelle; Trojano, Maria; O'Connor, Paul; Fiest, Kirsten; Reider, Nadia; Reingold, Stephen; Cohen, Jeffrey A. (LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, Cumming School of Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, http://www.neurology.org/open-access/neuro, Published version, 2016)
    Objective:To reach consensus about the most relevant comorbidities to study in multiple sclerosis (MS) with respect to incidence, prevalence, and effect on outcomes; review datasets that may support studies of comorbidity ...
  • Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Interventions for Depression and Anxiety in Persons With Rheumatoid Arthritis 

    Fiest, Kirsten M.; Hitchon, Carol A.; Bernstein, Charles N.; Peschken, Christine A.; Walker, John R.; Graff, Lesley A.; Zarychanski, Ryan; Abou-Setta, Ahmed; Patten, Scott B.; Sareen, Jitender; Bolton, James; Marrie, Ruth Ann (LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, Cumming School of Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, http://www.wkopenhealth.com/FAQs.html, Published version, 2017)
    Background Psychiatric comorbidities, such as depression and anxiety, are very common in persons with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and can lead to adverse outcomes. By appropriately treating these comorbidities, disease-specific ...
  • Systematic review of interventions for depression and anxiety in persons with inflammatory bowel disease 

    Fiest, Kirsten M.; Bernstein, Charles N.; Walker, John R.; Graff, Lesley A.; Hitchon, Carol A.; Peschken, Christine A.; Zarychanski, Ryan; Abou-Setta, Ahmed; Patten, Scott B.; Sareen, Jitender; Bolton, James; Singer, Alexander; Marrie, Ruth Ann (BMC, Cumming School of Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, https://www.biomedcentral.com/about/policies/access-to-articles, Published version, 2016)
    Background Depression and anxiety are common in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and can affect disease outcomes, including quality of life and success of disease treatment. Successful management of psychiatric comorbidities ...
  • Determinants of non-adherence to disease-modifying therapies in multiple sclerosis: A cross-Canada prospective study 

    McKay, Kyla A.; Tremlett, Helen; Patten, Scott B.; Fisk, John D.; Evans, Charity; Fiest, Kirsten; Campbell, Trudy; Marrie, Ruth Ann (SAGE PUBLICATIONS LTD, Cumming School of Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, https://us.sagepub.com/en-us/nam/faqs, Published version, 2017)
    Background: Poor adherence to the disease-modifying therapies (DMTs) for multiple sclerosis (MS) may attenuate clinical benefit. A better understanding of characteristics associated with non-adherence could improve outcomes. ...
  • Systematic review and assessment of validated case definitions for depression in administrative data 

    Fiest, Kirsten M.; Jette, Nathalie; Quan, Hude; St Germaine-Smith, Christine; Metcalfe, Amy; Patten, Scott B.; Beck, Cynthia A. (BMC, Cumming School of Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, https://www.biomedcentral.com/about/policies/access-to-articles, Published version, 2014)
    Background: Administrative data are increasingly used to conduct research on depression and inform health services and health policy. Depression surveillance using administrative data is an alternative to surveys, which ...
  • Assessing Nociception by fMRI of the Human Spinal Cord: A Systematic Review 

    Kolesar, Tiffany A.; Fiest, Kirsten M.; Smith, Stephen D.; Kornelsen, Jennifer (SAGE PUBLICATIONS LTD, Cumming School of Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, https://us.sagepub.com/en-us/nam/faqs, Published version, 2015)
    OBJECTIVE: To assess the use of fMRI of the spinal cord in measuring noxious stimulation. METHODS: The Scopus, Medline, EMBASE, and Web of Science databases were searched, along with the reference lists of included articles. ...

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