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Remdesivir for the treatment of patients in hospital with COVID-19 in Canada: a randomized controlled trial

First Author:

Ali, K

Journal:

CMAJ

Year:

2022

Group:

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Ali K, Azher T, Baqi M, Binnie A, Borgia S, Carrier FM, Cavayas YA, Chagnon N, Cheng MP, Conly J, Costiniuk C, Daley P, Daneman N, Douglas J, Downey C, Duan E, Duceppe E, Durand M, English S, Farjou G, Fera E, Fontela P, Fowler R, Fralick M, Geagea A, Grant J, Harrison LB, Havey T, Hoang H, Kelly LE, Keynan Y, Khwaja K, Klein G, Klein M, Kolan C, Kronfli N, Lamontagne F, Lau R, Fralick M, Lee TC, Lee N, Lim R, Longo S, Lostun A, MacIntyre E, Malhamé I, Mangof K, McGuinty M, Mergler S, Munan MP, Murthy S, O'Neil C, Ovakim D, Papenburg J, Parhar K, Parvathy SN, Patel C, Perez-Patrigeon S, Pinto R, Rajakumaran S, Rishu A, Roba-Oshin M, Rushton M, Saleem M, Salvadori M, Scherr K, Schwartz K, Semret M, Silverman M, Singh A, Sligl W, Smith S, Somayaji R, Tan DHS, Tobin S, Todd M, Tran TV, Tremblay A, Tsang J, Turgeon A, Vakil E, Weatherald J, Yansouni C, Zarychanski R; Canadian Treatments for COVID-19 (CATCO); Association of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Disease Canada (AMMI) Clinical Research Network and the Canadian Critical Care Trials Group.  CMAJ. 2022 Jan 19:cmaj.211698. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.211698.

Family presence in Canadian PICUs during the COVID-19 pandemic: a mixed-methods environmental scan of policy and practice

First Author:

Foster, JR

Journal:

CMAJ

Year:

2022

Group:

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Foster JR, Lee LA, Seabrook JA, Ryan M Betts LJ, Burgess SA, Slumkoski C, Walls M, Garros D, and Canadian Critical Care Trials Group. Family presence in Canadian PICUs during the COVID-19 pandemic: a mixed-methods environmental scan of policy and practice. CMAJ Jul-Sep 2022. PMID: 35790228

The experiences of family members of deceased organ donors and suggestions to improve the donation process: a qualitative study

First Author:

Sarti, AJ

Journal:

CMAJ

Year:

2022

Group:

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Sarti AJ, Sutherland S, Meade M, Shemie S, Landriault A, Vanderspank-Wright B, Valiani S, Keenan S, Weiss MJ, Werestiuk K, Kramer AH, Kawchuk J, Beed S, Dhanani S, Pagliarello G, Chassé M, Lotherington K, Gatien M, Parsons K,  Chandler JA, Nickerson P, Cardinal P
CMAJ Aug 2022, 194 (30) E1054-E1061; DOI: 10.1503/cmaj.220508

Antimicrobial treatment duration for uncomplicated bloodstream infections in critically ill children: a multicentre observational study

First Author:

Pong S

Journal:

BMC Pediatr

Year:

2022

Group:

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Pong S, Fowler RA, Murthy S, Pernica JM, Gilfoyle E, Fontela P, Rishu AH, Mitsakakis N, Hutchison JS, Science M, Seto W, Jouvet P, Daneman N; Canadian Critical Care Trials Group. Antimicrobial treatment duration for uncomplicated bloodstream infections in critically ill children: a multicentre observational study. BMC Pediatr. 2022 Apr 5;22(1):179. PMID: 35382774

ABCDEF Bundle Practices for Critically Ill Children: An International Survey of 161 PICUs in 18 Countries

First Author:

Ista E

Journal:

Crit Care Med

Year:

2022

Group:

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Ista E, Redivo J, Kananur P, Choong K, Colleti J Jr, Needham DM, Awojoodu R, Kudchadkar SR; International PARK-PICU Investigators. ABCDEF Bundle Practices for Critically Ill Children: An International Survey of 161 PICUs in 18 Countries. Crit Care Med. 2022 Jan 1;50(1):114-125. PMID: 34259659

ISARIC-COVID-19 dataset: A Prospective, Standardized, Global Dataset of Patients Hospitalized with COVID-19

First Author:

ISARIC Clinical Characterization Group

Journal:

Sci Data

Year:

2022

Group:

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ISARIC Clinical Characterization Group, Garcia-Gallo E, Merson L, Kennon K, Kelly S, Citarella BW, Fryer DV, Shrapnel S, Lee J, Duque S, Fuentes YV, Balan V, Smith S, Wei J, Gonçalves BP, Russell CD, Sigfrid L, Dagens A, Olliaro PL, Baruch J, Kartsonaki C, Dunning J, Rojek A, Rashan A, Beane A, Murthy S, Reyes LF. ISARIC-COVID-19 dataset: A Prospective, Standardized, Global Dataset of Patients Hospitalized with COVID-19. Sci Data. 2022 Jul 30;9(1):454. PMID: 35908040

Resumption of Cardiac Activity after Withdrawal of Life-Sustaining Measures

First Author:

Dhanani, S

Journal:

N Engl J Med

Year:

2021

Group:

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Dhanani S, Hornby L, van Beinum A, Scales NB, Hogue M, Baker A, Beed S, Boyd JG, Chandler JA, Chassé M, D'Aragon F, Dezfulian C, Doig CJ, Duska F, Friedrich JO, Gardiner D, Gofton T, Harvey D, Herry C, Isac G, Kramer AH, Kutsogiannis DJ, Maslove DM, Meade M, Mehta S, Munshi L, Norton L, Pagliarello G, Ramsay T, Rusinova K, Scales D, Schmidt M, Seely A, Shahin J, Slessarev M, So D, Talbot H, van Mook WNKA, Waldauf P, Weiss M, Wind JT, Shemie SD; Canadian Critical Care Trials Group and the Canadian Donation and Transplantation Research Program.  Resumption of Cardiac Activity after Withdrawal of Life-Sustaining Measures. N Engl J Med. 2021 Jan 28;384(4):345-352. PMID: 33503343

Characteristics and outcomes of patients with COVID-19 admitted to hospital and intensive care in the first phase of the pandemic in Canada: a national cohort study

First Author:

Murthy, S

Journal:

CMAJ

Year:

2021

Group:

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S Murthy, PM Archambault, A Atique, FM Carrier, MP Cheng, C Codan, N Daneman, W Dechert, S Douglas, KM Fiest, R Fowler, G Goco, Y Gu, A Guerguerian, R Hall, JM Hsu, A Joffe, P Jouvet, L Kelly, ME Kho, RJ Kruisselbrink, D Kumar, DJ Kutsogiannis, F Lamontagne, TC Lee, KMenon, H O'Grady, K O'Hearn, DH Ovakim, SG Pharand, T Pitre, R Reel, B Reeve, O Rewa, D Richardson, A Rishu, G Sandhu, S Sarfo-Mensah, E Shadowitz, W Sligl, J Solomon, HT Stelfox, A Swanson, H Tessier-Grenier, JLY Tsang, G Wood, SPRINT-SARI Canada Investigators and the Canadian Critical Care Trials Group. Characteristics and outcomes of patients with COVID-19 admitted to hospital and intensive care in the first phase of the pandemic in Canada: a national cohort study. CMAJ 2021 Mar 8;9(1):E181-E188. PMID: 33688026

Consent models in Canadian critical care randomized controlled trials: a scoping review

First Author:

O'Hearn, K

Journal:

Can J Anesth

Year:

2021

Group:

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O’Hearn K, Gibson J, Krewulak K, Porteous R, Saigle V, Sampson M, Tsampalieros A, Barrowman N, Cameron S, and the Canadian Critical Care Trials Group.Consent models in Canadian critical care randomized controlled trials: a scoping review. Can. J Anesthesia; 14 Dec. 2021

Clinical evaluation and ancillary testing for the diagnosis of death by neurologic criteria: a cross-sectional survey of Canadian intensivists

First Author:

Chassé M

Journal:

Can J Anaesthesia

Year:

2021

Group:

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Chassé M, Briard JN, Yu M, Carvalho LP, English SW, D’Aragon F, Lauzier F, Turgeon AF, Dhanani S, McIntyre L, Shemie SD, Knoll G, Fergusson DA, Anthony SJ, Weiss MJ on behalf of the Canadian Critical Care Trials Group. Canadian Journal of Anaesthesia (2021).

Music Use for Sedation in Critically ill Children (MUSiCC trial): a pilot randomized controlled trial

First Author:

Garcia Guerra G

Journal:

Journal of Intensive Care

Year:

2021

Group:

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Garcia Guerra G, Joffe AR, Sheppard C, Hewson K, Dinu IA, Hajihosseini M, deCaen A, Jou H, Hartling L,  Vohra S & the Canadian Critical Care Trials Group. Music Use for Sedation in Critically ill Children (MUSiCC trial): a pilot randomized controlled trial. Journal of Intensive Care volume 9, Article number: 7 (2021) Published: 12 January 2021

Moral Distress and Other Wellness Measures in Canadian Critical Care Physicians

First Author:

Dodek PM

Journal:

Ann Am Thorac Soc

Year:

2021

Group:

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Dodek PM, Cheung EO, Burns KEA, Martin CM, Archambault PM, Lauzier F, Sarti AJ, Mehta S, Fox-Robichaud AE, Seely AJE, Parshuram C, Garros D, Withington DE, Cook DJ, Piquette D, Carnevale FA, Boyd JG, Downar J, Kutsogiannis DJ, Chassé M, Fontela P, Fowler RA, Bagshaw S, Dhanani S, Murthy S, Gehrke P, Fujii T. Moral Distress and Other Wellness Measures in Canadian Critical Care Physicians. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2021 Aug;18(8):1343-1351. PMID: 33356972

Music Use for Sedation in Critically ill Children (MUSiCC trial): study protocol for a pilot randomized controlled trial

First Author:

Garcia Guerra G

Journal:

Pilot Feasibility Stud.

Year:

2020

Group:

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Garcia Guerra G, Joffe A, Sheppard C, Hewson K, Dinu IA, de Caen A, Jou H, Hartling L, Vohra S; Canadian Critical Care Trials Group. Music Use for Sedation in Critically ill Children (MUSiCC trial): study protocol for a pilot randomized controlled trial. Pilot Feasibility Stud. 2020 Feb 25;6:31. doi: 10.1186/s40814-020-0563-x. eCollection 2020.. PMID: 32128249

Data initiatives supporting critical care research and quality improvement in Canada: an environmental scan and narrative review

First Author:

Chornenki JN

Journal:

Can J Anaesth.

Year:

2020

Chornenki JN, Liaw P, Bagshaw S, Burns K, Dodek P, English S, Fan E, Ferrari N, Fowler R, Fox-Robichaud A, Garland A, Green R, Hebert P, Kho M, Martin C, Maslove D, McDonald E, Menon K, Murthy S, Muscedere J, Scales D, Stelfox HT, Wang HT, Weiss M; Canadian Critical Care Trials Group (CCCTG) and Canadian Critical Care Translational Biology Group (CCCTBG). Data initiatives supporting critical care research and quality improvement in Canada: an environmental scan and narrative review. Can J Anaesth. 2020 Apr;67(4):475-484.

Survey of Canadian critical care physicians' knowledge and attitudes towards legislative aspects of the deceased organ donation system

First Author:

Weiss MJ

Journal:

Can J Anaesth.

Year:

2020

Group:

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Weiss MJ, English SW, D'Aragon F, Lauzier F, Turgeon AF, Dhanani S, McIntyre L, Carvalho LP, Yu M, Shemie SD, Knoll G, Fergusson DA, Anthony SJ, Haj-Moustafa A, Hartell D, Mohr J, Chassé M; Canadian Critical Care Trials Group.Survey of Canadian critical care physicians' knowledge and attitudes towards legislative aspects of the deceased organ donation system. Can J Anaesth. 2020 Oct;67(10):1349-1358.

International Survey on Determinants of Antibiotic Duration and Discontinuation in Pediatric Critically Ill Patients

First Author:

Noel KC

Journal:

Pediatr. Crit Care Med

Year:

2020

Group:

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KC Noël, J Papenburg, J Lacroix, C Quach, S O'Donnell, M Gonzales, DF Willson, E Gilfoyle, JD McNally, S Reynolds, Y Kazzaz, A Kawaguchi, M Sato, L Kongkiattikul, S Leteurtre, F Dubos, Y Karaca, F Chiusolo, J Piva, N Dendukuri, PS Fontela, Canadian Critical Care Trials Group (CCCTG) and the Pediatric Lung Injury and Sepsis Investigators (PALISI) Network. International Survey on Determinants of Antibiotic Duration and Discontinuation in Pediatric Critically Ill Patients. Pediatr. Crit Care Med. 2020; Sep;21(9):e696-e706 PMID: 32639469

Survey of Canadian intensivists on physician non-referral and family override of deceased organ donation.

First Author:

Weiss MJ

Journal:

Can J Anaesth.

Year:

2020

Group:

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Weiss MJ, English SW, D'Aragon F, Lauzier F, Turgeon AF, Dhanani S, McIntyre L, Shemie SD, Knoll G, Fergusson DA, Anthony SJ, Haj-Moustafa A, Hartell D, Mohr J, Chassé M; Canadian Critical Care Trials Group. Survey of Canadian intensivists on physician non-referral and family override of deceased organ donation. Can J Anaesth. 2019, 67(3):313-323. PMID: 31768789

Volume-dependent effect of stored red blood cells: A secondary analysis of the Age of Blood Evaluation trial

First Author:

Mack J

Journal:

Transfusion

Year:

2020

Group:

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Mack J, Kahn SR, Tinmouth A, Fergusson D, Hébert PC, Lacroix J; Canadian Critical Care Trials Group.Volume-dependent effect of stored red blood cells: A secondary analysis of the Age of Blood Evaluation trial. Transfusion. 2020 Sep;60(9):1929-1939. doi: 10.1111/trf.15933. Epub 2020 Aug 28. PMID: 32856734 Clinical Trial.

Development of a multinational registry of pediatric deceased organ donation activity

First Author:

Weiss MJ

Journal:

Pediatr Transplant

Year:

2019

Group:

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Weiss MJ, Domínguez-Gil B, Lahaie N, Nakagawa TA, Scales A, Hornby L, Green M, Gelbart B, Hawkins K, Dhanani S, Dipchand AI, Shemie SD; Canadian Critical Care Trials Group. Development of a multinational registry of pediatric deceased organ donation activity. Pediatr Transplant. 2019 Feb 5:e13345. doi: 10.1111/petr.13345. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 30724003

Effect of age of transfused red blood cells on neurologic outcome following traumatic brain injury (ABLE-tbi Study): a nested study of the Age of Blood Evaluation (ABLE) trial

First Author:

Ruel-Laliberté J

Journal:

Can J Anaesth.

Year:

2019

Group:

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Ruel-Laliberté J, Lessard Bonaventure P, Fergusson D, Lacroix J, Zarychanski R, Lauzier F, Tinmouth A, Hébert PC, Green R, Griesdale D, Fowler R, Kramer A, McIntyre LA, Zygun D, Walsh T, Stanworth S, Capellier G, Pili-Floury S, Samain E, Clayton L, Marshall J, Pagliarello G, Sabri E, Neveu X, Léger C, Turgeon AF; Canadian Critical Care Trials Group.Effect of age of transfused red blood cells on neurologic outcome following traumatic brain injury (ABLE-tbi Study): a nested study of the Age of Blood Evaluation (ABLE) trial. Can J Anaesth. 2019 Feb 26. doi: 10.1007/s12630-019-01326-7. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 30809776

Efficacy of music on sedation, analgesia and delirium in critically ill patients. A systematic review of randomized controlled trials.

First Author:

Garcia Guerra G

Journal:

J Crit Care

Year:

2019

Group:

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Garcia Guerra G, Almeida L, Zorzela L, King-Jones S, Joffe AR, Hartling L, Jou H, Vohra S; Canadian Critical Care Trials Group. Efficacy of music on sedation, analgesia and delirium in critically ill patients. A systematic review of randomized controlled trials. J Crit Care. 2019 Jun 4;53:75-80. PMID: 31202161

Effect of Fresh vs Standard-issue Red Blood Cell Transfusions on Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome in Critically Ill Pediatric Patients: A Randomized Clinical Trial.

First Author:

Spinella PC

Journal:

JAMA

Year:

2019

Group:

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Spinella PC, Tucci M, Fergusson DA, Lacroix J, Hébert PC, Leteurtre S, Schechtman KB, Doctor A, Berg RA, Bockelmann T, Caro JJ, Chiusolo F, Clayton L, Cholette JM, Guerra GG, Josephson CD, Menon K, Muszynski JA, Nellis ME, Sarpal A, Schafer S, Steiner ME, Turgeon AF; ABC-PICU Investigators, the Canadian Critical Care Trials Group, the Pediatric Acute Lung Injury and Sepsis Investigators Network, the BloodNet Pediatric Critical Care Blood Research Network, and the Groupe Francophone de Réanimation et Urgences P. Effect of Fresh vs Standard-issue Red Blood Cell Transfusions on Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome in Critically Ill Pediatric Patients: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA. 2019 Dec 10;322(22):2179-2190. PMID: 31821429

The Young Investigator Retreat of the Canadian Critical Care Trials Group: mentorship and self-discovery.

First Author:

Ball IM

Journal:

Can J Anaesth.

Year:

2018

Group:

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Ball IM, Burry L, Dodek P, Hutchison JS, Leigh JP, McCredie V, Murthy S, Rochwerg B, Cook D; Canadian Critical Care Trials Group and the Canadian Critical Care Translational Biology Group. The Young Investigator Retreat of the Canadian Critical Care Trials Group: mentorship and self-discovery. Can J Anaesth. 2018 Mar;65(3):239-245. PMID: 29150787

Prospective cohort study on noise levels in a pediatric cardiac intensive care unit.

First Author:

Garcia Guerra G

Journal:

J Crit Care

Year:

2018

Group:

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Garcia Guerra G, Joffe AR, Sheppard C, Pugh J, Moez EK, Dinu IA, Jou H, Hartling L, Vohra S; Sedation Withdrawal and Analgesia Team (SWAT); Canadian Critical Care Trials Group (CCCTG). Prospective cohort study on noise levels in a pediatric cardiac intensive care unit.  J Crit Care. 2018 Apr;44:318-322. PMID: 29274594