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Approved Research: 

The following includes a listing of research approved at Covenant Health, from January 2015 to date (with the exclusion of closed/completed studies).  The listing may also include studies that have received grants from Covenant Health.

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File #

Study Title

COV Admin Approval

PI

Sites

13921

A prospective observational study of palliative and supportive care interventions - understanding the burden of the adverse effects.

29-Oct-2018

Robin Fainsinger

GNCH

6795

Integrated Maternal Psychosocial Assessment to Care Trial (IMPACT): Intervening Early to Improve maternal and Family Well-being

24-Oct-2018

Dawn Kingston

GNCH

13681

Infant Feeding following Diabetes in Pregnancy Quantitative Study (APrON)

16-Oct-2018

Rhonda Bell

GNCH

13814

Optimizing Function in Head and Neck Cancer Patients Using a Predictive Model

15-Oct- 2018

Gabriela Constantinescu

MCH

9792

Efficacy and Safety of Risankizumab in Subjects with Moderately to Severely Active Crohn's Disease Protocol #M16-006

15-Oct-2018

Shaalan Siffledeen

GNCH

8829

An Open-Label Extension And Safety Monitoring Study Of Moderate To Severe Ulcerative Colitis Patients Previously Enrolled In Etrolizumab Phase III Studies

15-Oct-2018

Jesse Siffledeen

GNCH

8827

Phase III, Randomized, Multicenter Double-Blind, Double-Dummy Study To Evaluate The Efficacy And Safety Of Etrolizumab Compared With Infliximab In Patients With Moderate To Severe Active Ulcerative Colitis Who Are Naïve To TNF Inhibitors

15-Oct-2018

Jesse Siffledeen

GNCH

13747

Sentinel node biopsy in node-positive breast cancer diagnosed on pre-operative axillary ultrasound

12-Oct-2018

Lashan Peiris

GNCH / MCH

1913

Caring For Caregivers – Phase II: Investigating the Health Status and Quality Of Life of Workers in Continuing Care Facilities in Alberta Province

10-Oct-2018

Oluwagbohunmi Awosoga

MSH / BHC / OLRH / EGCC / SJAH / YH / KHC / FL / SMHCC

13833

Plant-Based foods and Serum Phosphorous Levels in Chronic Kidney Disease patients

09-Oct-2018

Caroline Richard

GNCH

13699

Residential treatment of substance use disorders is associated with a reduction in health service utilization

09-Oct-2018

Katharine Hibbard

GNCH / MCH

13727

Use of a single loading dose of caffeine for the treatment of apnea of prematurity in moderate to late preterm neonates

09-Oct-2018

Michael van Manen

GNCH / MCH

13697

Accuracy of findings in the diagnosis of uterine adenomyosis on transvaginal ultrasound

04-Oct-2018

Gavin Low

GNCH

13754

Older Adults Perception of Frailty

03-Oct-2018

 

Darryl Rolfson

MCH

9231

Reducing sedentary behaviour: A novel opportunity for managing comorbidity in MS

03-Oct-2018

Patricia Manns

SMH

13591

Trioova mHealth application use with patients with head and neck cancer: a randomized controlled trial

02-Oct-2018

Jana Rieger

MCH

13821

Assessing the Use of Potentially Inappropriate Medication (PIM) in Elderly Patients Referred to Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment at the Misericordia Community Hospital Outpatient Clinic

01-Oct-2018

Bonnie Dobbs

MCH

5236

CASPER (Calgary Area Streptococcus pneumoniae Epidemiology Research) Study VI: Surveillance and Analysis of Invasive Pneumococcal Disease (IPD), Pneumococcal Related Disease and Nasopharyngeal (NP) Colonization in Canada

25-Sep-2018

James Duncan Kellner

MSH

13080

De-Adopting Low-Value Practices in Critical Care Medicine

25-Sep-2018

Jeanna Parsons Leigh

GNCH / MCH

13789

Implementation of a Clinical Pathway for Paediatric Concussion in Acute Care Settings: Measuring Health Outcomes of the RECOVER Intervention Project

25-Sep-2018

Keith Yeates,

GNCH

13260

Evaluation of routinely Measured PATient reported outcomes in HemodialYsis care (EMPATHY) Trial: A Cluster Randomiz

20-Sep- 2018

Jeffrey Johnson

GNCH / EGCC / SJGH

13766

Pressure Injury Prevention Attitude, Knowledge Assessment, Knowledge Translation and Focus Group Discussion (Mixed Methods): A Repeated Measure Study Using the Attitude Towards Pressure Ulcer Prevention Instrument

20-Sep-2018

Marlene Varga

MCH / MIH

13680

Comparative Benchtop Study Evaluating the Use of Image Guided Surgical Navigation and Robotic Technology for Fibula Free Flap Mandible Reconstruction Surgery

18-Sep-2018

Daniel Alto

MCH

13689

Decreasing Operating Room (OR) Traffic in Total Joint Arthroplasty: An Analysis of an Educational Intervention for OR Staff

14-Sep-2018

Coleen Weeks

MCH

9793.1

M16-000: A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled 52-Week Maintenance and an Open-Label Extension Study of the Efficacy and Safety of Risankizumab in Subjects with Crohn's Disease Who Responded to I

21-Aug-18

Allen Lim

MCH

9792.1

M16-006: A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Induction Study of the Efficacy and Safety of Risankizumab in Subjects with Moderately to Severely Active Crohn's Disease

21-Aug-18

Allen Lim

MCH

9791.1

M15-991: A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Induction Study to Assess the Efficacy and Safety of Risankizumab in Subjects with Moderately to Severely Active Crohn's Disease Who Failed Prior Biologic Treatment

21-Aug-18

Allen Lim

MCH

13401

The Effect of Exercise on Hypertension in Chronic Kidney Disease: A Randomized Controlled Trial

21-Aug-18

Stephanie Thompson

GNCH

11007

Optimizing Function in Head and Neck Cancer Patients through Pre-habilitation: Creating an Evidence-Based Program

08-Aug-18

Gabriela Constantinescu

MCH

13413

Characteristics of patients with a life-limiting illness who are not eligible for hospice placement

08-Aug-18

Ingrid de Kock

MCH / GNCH

1772

Grant: Advanced jaw reconstruction through surgical design and simulation: Comparison to a standard approach

08-Aug-18

Hadi Seikaly

MCH

13454

Seed: Evidence-Based Best Practices for in-Hospital Bathing Procedures

07-Aug-18

Sandra Song

MCH

13460

Profiling Use of Eltrombopag in Immune Thrombocytopenia and Aplastic Anemia

03-Aug-18

Marilyn Goodyear

GNCH

13572

Speech intelligibility assessment for head and neck cancer patients based on artificial intelligence

01-Aug-18

Daniel Aalto

MCH

10230

Triple-I: A web application to improve patient-nephrologist communication on hemodialysis rounds

01-Aug-18

Stephanie Thompson

EGCCC / GNCH

13132

Dynamic, patient-specific alarm settings in the ICU

27-Jul-18

Darren Hudson

MCH / GNCH

13499

Appropriateness of Hereditary Thrombophilia Testing in Edmonton Hospitals

27-Jul-18

Cynthia Wu

MCH / GNCH

13225

Pan-dermatophyte direct real-time PCR development and validation

25-Jul-18

Michael Groeschel

Calgary Zone

13516

Comparison Of Pain Syndromes And Pain Intensity Across Multiple Palliative Care Settings

24-Jul-18

Robin Fainsinger

MCH / GNCH

13258

Flat epithelial atypia found on breast core needle biopsy: The rate and predictors of upgrade risk

20-Jul-18

Lashan Peiris

MCH

13396

Palliative Home Care Clients' Visits to Emergency Near End of Life: Decision Making and Outcomes

16-Jul-18

Charlotte Pooler

MCH / GNCH

10209

Major cardiovascular complications in patients undergoing endovascular aneurysm repair - a prospective cohort pilot study   - EVAR Pilot Study

16-Jul-18

Gerrit Winkelaar

GNCH

13186

Administering the Berg Balance Scale with Stroke Survivors over in-Home Telerehabilitation Technology vs. Face to Face Assessment: An Interrater Reliability Study

16-Jul-18

Patricia Manns

SMH

13288

Oral History Interviews Relating to The Sisters of St. Martha and St. Michael's Hospital

28-Jun-18

Heidi MacDonald

MH

13112

To assess the correlation between the number of fibula struts used for maxillary and mandibular anterior jaw reconstruction and the maxillary and mandibular inter-canine distance- a retrospective surgery for head and neck tumours

13-Jun-18

Suresh Nayar

iRSM

13246

Chewing Biofeedback for Head and Neck Cancer Survivors

13-Jun-18

Daniel Aalto

MCH

9836

Safe, Healthy, and Dignified Expressions of Sexuality in Alberta's Residential Care Facilities

08-Jun-18

Julia Brassolotto

MSH / CV / BHC / EGCCC / VC / SJAH / CSST / KHC / SMHC / STV / SJHA / VM / FL / YH / SMHCC

10560

Environmental Scan to Determining Family Presence and Mode of Communication in Alberta Intensive Care Units

08-Jun-18

Thomas Stelfox

GNCH / MCH

10988

The effect of inhaled nitric oxide on dyspnea and exercise tolerance in COPD

07-Jun-18

Michael Stickland

EGCCC

11194

Exploring clinical leadership for LPNs within Supportive Living in Alberta

31-May-18

Lorraine Venturato

SMM

9317

Myocardial Ischemia and Transfusion (MINT) Trial

29-May-18

Manohara Senaratne

GNCH

11182

Research and Development in the Expansion of the m-CARDS Platform to allow for the Deployment of a Mobile Cardiac Diagnostic Centre in Alberta

29-May-18

Graham Werstiuk

SMH

13049

The development of a framework for improving occupational therapists' competencies in palliative care

16-May-18

Shu-Ping Chen

GNCH

6745

Telemonitoring and Protocolized Case Management for Hypertensive Community Dwelling Seniors with Complex Care Needs (TECHNOMED)

15-May-18

Rajdeep Padwal

SJAH / MCH / GNCH / VC / EGCCC

11163

Exploring chest-x-ray ordering during acute asthma presentations to emergency departments in Alberta

14-May-18

Myriam Ines Cristina Villa-Roel

GNCH / MCH

10389

Enhancing primary care electronic medical record (EMR) data in Alberta by quality assessment, data processing, and linkage to administrative data

14-May-18

Donna Manca

GNCH / MCH

10934

Building interprofessional healthcare team capacity in a rural Alberta health centre: A pilot study

11-May-18

Susan Sommerfeldt

BHC

10947

Enhancing peer-support experience for patients discharged from acute psychiatric care: a randomized controlled pilot trial

10-May-18

Vincent Agyapong

GNCH / MCH

8449

An Open-Label, Phase 4 Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Triple Combination Therapy with Vedolizumab IV, Adalimumab SC, and Oral Methotrexate in Early Treatment of Subjects with Crohn's Disease Stratified at Higher Risk for Developing Complications Protocol# Vedolizumab-4006

10-May-18

Shaalan Siffledeen

GNCH

1927

In Individuals with Diabetes Undergoing Elective Colorectal Surgery, Is Carbohydrate Loading Preoperatively Safe? A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial

07-May-18

Haili Wang

MCH

10838

Decubitus in Intensive Care Units: A Multicenter International One-Day Prevalence Study

03-May-18

Sean Bagshaw

GNCH / MCH

11141

Relational Ethics of Touch in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

02-May-18

Wendy Austin

GNCH / MCH

9793

A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled 52-Week Maintenance and an Open-Label Extension Study of the Efficacy and Safety of Risankizumab in Subjects with Crohn's Disease Who Responded to Induction Treatment in M16-006 or M15-991 Protocol# M16-000

02-May-18

Shaalan Siffledeen

GNCH

11143

Fluid volume overload and vascular stiffness in hemodialysis patients

26-Apr-18

Geert Braam

EGCCC

7619

Improving Advance Care Planning and Goals of Care Designation use through a focus on team process: An intervention evaluation

24-Apr-18

Konrad Fassbender

MCH

10234

Change of 6-minute walk distance after pulmonary rehabilitation as a predictor of survival in patients with fibrotic interstitial lung disease

20-Apr-18

Michael Stickland

EGCCC

10894

Clinical and Economic Impact of Adoption or De-adoption of Evidence-based Clinical Practices in Adult Critical Care Medicine

02-Apr-18

Daniel Niven

 

10825

Validation of PreMentricS smartphone app: Patient and clinician acceptability of using an electronic method for premenstrual symptom quantification

02-Apr-18

Donna Manca

MCH / GNCH

10976

Use of the Advanced System for Implant Stability Testing (ASIST) for Mechanical Evaluation of Bone Anchored Implants

27-Mar-18

William Hodgetts

iRSM, MCH

10329

A Comparison of Perspectives towards Antibiotic Stewardship of Prescribers with and without prior Exposure to Stewardship

26-Mar-18

Lynora Saxinger

MCH / GNCH

10978

Unmet palliative care needs in patients with advanced or end-stage illness presenting to emergency departments: A pilot study

22-Mar-18

Brian Rowe

GNCH

10923

The appropriateness of heparin-induced thrombocytopenia (HIT) assay testing at the University of Alberta Hospital

21-Mar-18

Cynthia Wu

MCH / GNCH

10895

Engaging Management and Front-Line Nurses in Using the Professional Responsibility Concern (PRC) Process: A Pilot Study

20-Mar-18

Christy Raymond-Seniuk

MSH / CV / BHC / SMH / OLRH / EGCCC / GNCH / MCH / VC / SJAH / CSST / KHC / SMHC / SJHA / MIH / VM / FL / YH / SMHCC / SJGH

10768

Managing pregnancy at term in women with obesity: The scope of practice in the absence of a guideline

19-Mar-18

Helen Steed

MCH / GNCH

8696

Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis in Hip and Knee Arthroplasties

19-Mar-18

Tammy Bungard

BHC / SMH / MCH

7665

INSPIRE - Initiation of Resuscitative Care While on Placental Circulation for Premature Infants < 36 6/7 Weeks of Gestation – a Randomized Control Trial

13-Mar-18

Georg Schmolzer

MCH / GNCH

10496

Clinical use of chest radiograph in screening for aortic structural damage in patients with giant cell arteritis (GCA)

12-Mar-18

Alison Clifford

MCH / GNCH

9791

A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Induction Study to Assess the Efficacy and Safety of Risankizumab in Subjects with Moderately to Severely Active Crohn's Disease Who Failed Prior Biologic Treatment Protocol # M15-991

12-Mar-18

Shaalan Siffledeen

GNCH

10775

Masticatory outcomes in head and neck cancer patients treated with and without surgery

15-Feb-18

Jana Rieger

iRSM, MCH

10533

Evaluation of Decision Support to Improve Care and Outcomes of Acute Kidney Injury: Strategy for Uptake of Processes for Recognizing and Responding to (SUPoRRt) AKI

15-Feb-18

Neesh Pannu

GNCH

10239

Validation of the Profile of Communication Abilities in Dementia Assessment Tool

13-Feb-18

Tammy Hopper

EGCCC / SJAH

10743

Enhancing organizational values thru employee engagement in Covenant Health

13-Feb-18

Tana Fish

MCH

10384

Novel mouse model for the study of liver-centric pathogens and related diseases

02-Feb-18

Norman Kneteman

GNCH / MCH

10585

Leadership Capacity Alignment within Covenant Health

26-Jan-18

Alka Korolak

GNCH / MCH

10701

Comprehensive Rehabilitation Program to Improve Functional Outcomes Head and Neck Cancer Patients: A Needs Assessment and Clinical Pathway Development

24-Jan-18

Caroline Jeffery

iRSM, MCH

10450

Reliability and Construct validity of a patient-reported compassion measure

23-Jan-18

Shane Sinclair

HCM / SMM

10689

A Pre-Meeting Survey on Healthcare Workforce Training in Supporting Family Caregivers of Seniors-in-Care

23-Jan-18

Jasneet Parmar

NESHW

10703

Functional and Survival Outcomes in Patients with Cancer of the Oral Tongue: A Retrospective Study

23-Jan-18

Hadi Seikaly

iRSM, MCH

1910

Clinical Study Protocol M14-234 A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of ABT-494 for Induction and Maintenance Therapy in Subjects with Moderately to Severely

19-Jan-18

Shaalan Siffledeen

GNCH

8099

Assessing the impact of dietary protein on energy metabolism and appetite in children with PraderWilli Syndrome: a pilot project

19-Jan-18

Andrea Haqq

MCH

10544

Improving the patient intake experience (ESCN Partnership)

19-Jan-18

Stephanie VandenBerg

GNCH

10580

Expectations of swallowing rehabilitation and locus of control in patients with head and neck cancer

19-Jan-18

Jana Rieger

iRSM, MCH

1921

Randomized controlled trial of balance training for fall reduction in individuals with COPD

12-Jan-18

Michael Stickland

EGCCC

9960

A trial comparing the effect and safety of insulin degludec versus insulin detemir, both in combination with insulin aspart, in the treatment of pregnant women with type 1 diabetes

11-Jan-18

Tammy McNab

MCH / GNCH

10121

Stakeholder experiences and perceptions of providing palliative end-of-life care to people with a chronic and persistent mental illness and a progressive life limiting illness.

11-Jan-18

Tanya Park

EGCCC / GNCH / MCH / VC / SJAH

1761

Challenges and Opportunities in Rural Preceptorship: From Digital Images to Digital Narratives

02-Jan-18

Olive Yonge

SMH

9873

Evaluation of the association between delirium in the intensive care unit and neuropsychiatric disorders

22-Dec-17

Thomas Stelfox

GNCH / MCH

10412

Secondary Analysis on the Proceedings of the Caregiver Symposium on Fostering Resilience in Family Caregivers of Seniors in Care

22-Dec-17

Jasneet Parmar

NESHW

10282

Comprehensive Accessible care for Infants with Neonatal abstinence (CAIN)

21-Dec-17

Mathew Hicks

GNCH / MCH

79729

INfluenza Vaccine to Effectively Stop Cardio Thoracic Events and Decompensated heart failure - INVESTED

15-Dec-17

Manohara Senaratne

GNCH

1859

Patient Important Outcomes for Type 2 Diabetes: Patients' Perspectives

14-Dec-17

Amandeep Khera

GNCH / MCH

10433

Nutr-400/401-Plant-Based Diets and Serum Phosphorous Levels

14-Dec-17

Caroline Richard

GNCH

10162

Choosing Wisely in the Emergency Department: Interventions improving care for acute asthma/bronchitis and benign headache presentations across Alberta

13-Dec-17

Brian Rowe

GNCH / MCH

10024

Electrical stimulation for improving breast sensation following mastectomy with immediate implant reconstruction

12-Dec-17

K Ming Chan

GNCH / MCH

7629

Cerebral Regional Tissue Oxygen Saturation to Guide Oxygen D elivery in Preterm Neonates During Immediate Transition After Birth - An Investigator-Initiated Randomised, Multi-centre, Multinational, Clinical Trial on additional cerebral tissue oxygen saturation monitoring combined with defined treatment guidelines versus standard monitoring and treatment as usual in premature infants during immediate transition

12-Dec-17

Georg Schmolzer

GNCH / MCH

10174

The use of the Edmonton Obesity Staging System to predict mode of delivery in parturients with obesity and undergoing an induction of labour

11-Dec-17

Helen Steed

GNCH

10349

Gastrografin protocol implementation in patients presenting with uncomplicated adhesive small bowel obstruction (SBO): an outcome based retrospective study

07-Dec-17

Brett Mador

GNCH

10122

Sitting is Not the New Smoking: Developing Salient and Persuasive Messages to Reduce Sedentary Time in Older Adults

06-Dec-17

Jennifer Copeland

STV

10153

The Canadian Primary Care Sentinel Surveillance Network (CPCSSN) project 2.0

06-Dec-17

Donna Manca

GNCH / MCH

10074

Development and Implementation of a Clinical Pathway for Acute Care of Pediatric Concussion (Phase I)

05-Dec-17

Keith Yeates

GNCH

10113

Patient Centred Innovation in Surgery: An Application to support access to patient information and provider continuity in the implementation of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery pathways in Alberta

05-Dec-17

Gregg Nelson

GNCH

10063

Implementation of Blood Pressure Telemonitoring and Case Management After a Cerebrovascular Event

30-Nov-17

Rajdeep Padwal

GNCH / SMH

4970

Therapeutic Evaluation of Steroids in IgA Nephropathy Global Study

29-Nov-17

Neesh Pannu

GNCH

10097

The effect of pre and post-operative electrical stimulation on enhancing regeneration of digital nerve sensory recovery - a pilot double blind randomized controlled study

28-Nov-17

K Ming Chan

MCH / GNCH

1621

Assessing the Effectiveness of a Facilitation Intervention on the Use of Best Practice, and on Staff and Resident Outcomes

24-Nov-17

Adrian Wagg

EGCCC / SJAH

9605

Content Validity of a patient-reported compassion measure

24-Nov-17

Shane Sinclair

SMM

9784

Promoting shared care and improving access for community mental health services within the Edmonton Zone-Perceptions of stakeholders and developing an ideal model of care for community based services

22-Nov-17

Vincent Agyapong

GNCH / MCH

9489

A Phase 4, Open-Label Study to Evaluate Vedolizumab IV Dose Optimization on Treatment Outcomes in Nonresponders With Moderately to Severely Active Ulcerative Colitis Protocol Vedolizumab-4014

15-Nov-17

Shaalan Siffledeen

GNCH

1181.8

Building on Existing Tools to Improve Cancer and Chronic Disease Prevention and Screening in Primary Care for Wellness of Cancer Survivors and Patients: The BETTER WISE Project – Qualitative Evaluation (sub-study)

14-Nov-17

Donna Manca

GNCH

10120

Rates of incidental vertebral fractures captured on chest radiograph reports in a large cohort with automated data retrieval

07-Nov-17

Jacob Jaremko

GNCH

9863

Child developmental health, maternal psychosocial distress, and health system costs at 18-months corrected age: Effectiveness of a cluster randomized controlled trial of Family Integrated Care (FICare) in Level I

06-Nov-17

Khalid Aziz

GNCH / MCH

10102

Quality Improvement & Clinical Research - Alberta Stroke Program

06-Nov-17

Michael Hill

GNCH / SMH

10226

Development and Usability Testing of a Surgical Design Guide for Autologous Breast Reconstruction

01-Nov-17

Daniel Aalto

MCH

9993

Sociocultural Influences on Technology Innovation, Adoption, and Use in Healthcare

01-Nov-17

Kari Krell

MCH

9585

Five-year mortality of medically managed uncomplicated chronic Type B aortic dissection - a retrospective cohort study

31-Oct-17

Randy Moore

GNCH

10047

Defining Optimal Antibiotic Prophylaxis In The Asplenic State

31-Oct-17

Abdul Cadili

GNCH / MCH

9530

Aldosterone bloCkade for Health Improvement EValuation in End-stage renal disease (ACHIEVE)

31-Oct-17

Neesh Pannu

GNCH

9964

Capturing the perception of sleep specialists: Orthodontic referrals for children suspected of having obstructive sleep apnea

31-Oct-17

Kari Rasmussen

CV / BHC / SMH / OLRH / KHC / EGCCC / GNCH / MCH / VC / SJAH / CSST / SMHC / SJHA / SMHCC / MIH / SJGH / VM / FL / YH

10124

The Natural History of Asymptomatic, Non-Obstructing Renal Calculi: A Retrospective Cohort Study

25-Oct-17

Timothy Wollin

MCH / GNCH

9440

Investigating the role of immunosuppressive CD71_erythroid cells present in the cord blood on the development of immune responses at early stage of life

10-Oct-17

Shokrollah Elahi

MCH / GNCH

9825

A Double-blind, Randomized, Placebo-controlled, Multicenter Study to Assess the Efficacy and Safety of Omecamtiv Mecarbil on Mortality and Morbidity in Subjects With Chronic Heart Failure With Reduced Eject

06-Oct-17

Manohara Senaratne

GNCH

9078

A Phase 3, Long-Term Active Treatment Extension Study Of Mongersen (Ged-0301) In Subjects With Crohn's Disease Protocol # GED-0301-CD-004

06-Oct-17

Shaalan Siffledeen

GNCH

1923

A Phase 3, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multicenter study to investigate the efficacy and safety of Mongersen (GED-0301) for the treatment of subjects with active Crohn's disease

06-Oct-17

Shaalan Siffledeen

GNCH

9475

Targeted Oxygenation in the Respiratory care of Premature Infants at Delivery: Effects on developmental Outcome

28-Sep-17

Georg Schmolzer;

MCH / GNCH

9434

Clinical evaluation of an extended mutation panel and microRNA classifiers to improve the molecular diagnosis of indeterminate thyroid nodules

28-Sep-17

Ralf Paschke

GNCH

1927

In Individuals with Diabetes Undergoing Elective Colorectal Surgery, Is Carbohydrate Loading Preoperatively Safe? A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial

06-Sep-17

Haili Wang

GNCH

9911

A cluster randomized, crossover, registry-embedded clinical trial proton pump inhibitors vs. histamine-2 receptor blockers for ulcer prophylaxis therapy in the Intensive Care Unit (PEPTIC study)

05-Sep-17

Sean Bagshaw

GNCH / MCH

9912

The Educational Needs of Hospice Staff: An Ethnographic Inquiry

05-Sep-17

Donna Shelley Raffin Bouchal

SMM

6615

Autologous Hematopoietic Stem Cell Mobilization (Plerixafor) and Immunologic Reset in New Onset Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus

01-Sep-17

James Shapiro

GNCH

9731

Utility of Indium-111 Octreotide Scintigraphy for the evaluation of appendiceal carcinoid tumors

01-Sep-17

Jonathan Abele

GNCH / MCH

7612

Understanding diagnostic imaging use for benign headache presentations and acute asthma presentations to the Emergency Department

28-Aug-17

Brian Rowe

GNCH / MCH

1924

A Phase 3 Multicenter, Open-Label Extension (OLE) Study to Evaluate the Long-Term Safety and Efficacy of ABT-494 in Subjects with Ulcerative Colitis (UC.) Open label extension to M14-234

28-Aug-17

Shaalan Jesse Siffledeen

GNCH

1729

Identifying and Evaluating Intensive Care Unit Capacity Strain in Alberta

25-Aug-17

Sean Bagshaw

GNCH / MCH

9035

Premature Infants Receiving Milking or Delayed Cord Clamping: Randomized Controlled Multicenter Non Inferiority Trial [PREMOD2]

25-Aug-17

Georg Schmolzer

GNCH / MCH

1729

Identifying and Evaluating Intensive Care Unit Capacity Strain in Alberta

25-Aug-17

Sean Bagshaw

GNCH / MCH

9795

The Impact and role of change management in Building a Sustainable culture of Innovation at Covenant Health

25-Aug-17

Shauna Warwick

MSH / BHC / SMH / OLRH / EGCCC / GNCH / MCH / VC / SJAH / KHC / SMHC / STV / SJHA / MIH / YH / SMHCC / SJGH

9760

Northern Alberta PREMATURE: PREdict and iMprove heAlth and developmenTal oUtcomes in at-Risk nEonates

23-Aug-17

Mathew Hicks

GNCH / MCH

1792

STandard versus Accelerated initiation of Renal Replacement Therapy in Acute Kidney Injury (STARRT-AKI): A Multi-Centre, Randomized, Controlled Trial

23-Aug-17

Sean Bagshaw

GNCH / MCH

9735

Optimizing fluoroquinolone use by prospective audit and feedback

14-Aug-17

Holly Hoang

GNCH / MCH

9490

ENTYVIO® Outcomes in Real‐World Bio‐naïve Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s Disease Patients (EVOLVE) ‐ Canada Protocol Version 1.0 dated 16 March 2017

11-Aug-17

Shaalan Jesse Siffledeen

GNCH

1910

Clinical Study Protocol M14-234 A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study to Evaluate the Safety and Efficacy of ABT-494 for Induction and Maintenance Therapy in Subjects with Modera

10-Aug-17

Shaalan Jesse Siffledeen

GNCH

9810

Universal tuberculosis testing of newly diagnosed HIV patients in Northern Alberta: a three year retrospective study

10-Aug-17

Ryan Cooper

EGCCC

9697

Simulation: An Innovative Curricular Advancement to Instill Foundations of Lab Practice, Baseline Assessment

01-Aug-17

Lisa Purdy

GNCH / MCH

9610

Efficacy of Perioperative Management of Pheochromocytomas and Paragangliomas

01-Aug-17

Todd McMullen

GNCH

9656

Developing a walking exercise program for women in menopause transition & testing outcome measures

01-Aug-17

Marian Shandro

GNCH

9697

Simulation: An Innovative Curricular Advancement to Instill Foundations of Lab Practice, Baseline Assessment

01-Aug-17

Lisa Purdy

GNCH / MCH

9610

Efficacy of Perioperative Management of Pheochromocytomas and Paragangliomas

01-Aug-17

Todd McMullen

GNCH

9656

Developing a walking exercise program for women in menopause transition & testing outcome measures

01-Aug-17

Marian Shandro

GNCH

9418

Evaluating key stakeholders': patients', family caregivers' and healthcare professionals' experience with the Conservative Kidney Management (CKM) Patient Decision Aid through Healthcare provide

25-Jul-17

Sara Eastgaard

GNCH

1928

Measures of central presbycusis and neuropsychiatric symptoms from the Mild Behaviour Impairment - Checklist (MBI-C) as early predictors of cognitive decline and risk of dementia development: A prospective longitudinal study

25-Jul-17

Penny Gosselin

SMHC

1863

SURV1VE-Trial - Sustained inflation and chest compression versus 3:1 chest compression to ventilation ratio during cardiopulmonary resuscitation of asphyxiated newborns - a randomized control trial

25-Jul-17

Georg Schmolzer

GNCH / MCH

9470

A Survey of Practice Patterns for Oral Intake Initiation in ICU Patients with Tracheostomy

25-Jul-17

Alysha Serviss

GNCH / MCH

9696

A Prairie Province Assessment of Institutional-Based Practices for VTE

25-Jul-17

Tammy Bungard

BHC / GNCH / MCH

9646

A Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of a Decolonization Protocol for Staphylococcus aureus Prior to Hip and Knee Arthroplasty in Alberta, Canada

24-Jul-17

Braden Manns

BHC / MCH / SMHC / SJHA

1908

An assessment of the psychometric properties for a visual communication capacity aid, to aid with the assessment of financial decision making for aphasic individuals

24-Jul-17

Adrian Wagg

GNCH

9601

Oral functioning in patients with a reconstructed maxilla by 3D-planned, prefabricated free vascularized fibula flaps

19-Jul-17

Jana Rieger

MCH

9683

Evaluating Key Stakeholders': Patients', Family Caregivers', and Healthcare Professionals' Experiences with the Conservative Kidney Management Pathway through Healthcare Provider Focus Groups and P

17-Jul-17

Sara Eastgaard

GNCH

9313

A Phase III, Open Label, Randomized Study to Assess the Efficacy and Safety of Olaparib (Lynparza™) Versus Enzalutamide or Abiraterone Acetate in Men with Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer

17-Jul-17

Michael Kolinsky

BHC

9546

D2287R00103 A NOVEL observational longiTudinal studY on patients with a diagnosis or suspected diagnosis of asthma and/or COPD to describe patient characteristics, treatment patterns and the burden of illness over time and to identify phenotypes and endotypes associated with differential outcomes that may support future development of personalized treatment strategies.

14-Jul-17

Daniel Stollery

GNCH

7619

Improving Advance Care Planning an Goals of Care Designation use through a focus on Team Process: An intervention evaluation

14-Jul-17

Konrad Fassbender

GNCH

1918

Using Surface Electromyography to Characterize Swallows in Stroke Survivors

12-Jul-17

Jana Rieger

MCH / GNCH

1900

The BedMed Initiative - Making Better Use of Existing Therapeutics

12-Jul-17

Scott Garrison

MCH / GNCH

9572

Assessing the Influence of Headroom on Audibility, Speech in Noise and Working Memory of Adult Bone Conduction Users

12-Jul-17

William Hodgetts

MCH

9613

Biceps Tenodesis vs. Biceps Debridement in combined Rotator Cuff (RC) Tears and Superior Labral Anterior to Posterior (SLAP) Lesions: A Randomized Trial

11-Jul-17

Martin Bouliane

GNCH

9635

Hardware Complications following Plate Fixation of the Olecranon

06-Jul-17

Robert Chan

MCH / GNCH

8722

Improving community care for kidney disease after hospital discharge

06-Jul-17

Neesh Pannu

GNCH

8245

Patient and Caregiver Experiences with the Fracture Liaison Service

05-Jul-17

Heather Hanson

MCH

1923

A Phase 3, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multicenter study to investigate the efficacy and safety of Mongersen (GED-0301) for the treatment of subjects with active Crohn's disease

30-Jun-17

Shaalan Siffledeen

GNCH

1922

A qualitative study of preferences for Continence Care at end of life

29-Jun-17

Adrian Wagg

GNCH / EGCCC

1842

A randomized trial Comparing Catheters to fistulas in Elderly patientS Starting HemoDialysis

27-Jun-17

Robert Pauly

GNCH

1860

The Epidemiology of Opioid Use in Alberta

19-Jun-17

Donald Voaklander

MSH / BHC / SMH / OLRH / GNCH / MCH / KHC / SJGH

1876

A Randomized ParallelGroup, PlaceboControlled, DoubleBlind, EventDriven, MultiCenter Pivotal Phase III Clinical Outcome Trial of Efficacy and Safety of the Oral sGC Stimulator Vericiguat in Subjects With Heart Failure With Reduced Ejection Fraction (HFrEF) VerICiguaT Global Study in Subjects With Heart Failure With Reduced Ejection Fraction (VICTORIA)

15-Jun-17

Marcelo Shibata

MCH

9523

Identifying factors associated with tunneled central line (Permacath) failure in Hemodialysis patients, a retrospective review

15-Jun-17

Richard Owen

GNCH

1864

Urothelial Carcinoma and Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy (NAC): Morphological Changes post-NAC in Relation to Outcome and Molecular Predictors of Response

15-Jun-17

Laurie Russell

MCH / GNCH

9524

Identification of Caregiver Burden in Caregivers of Community-Dwelling Patients with Dementia

7-Jun-17

Bonnie Dobbs

GNCH

1902

The REDUCED Trial: REDucing the Utilization of Cesarean sections for Dystocia

18-May-17

Stephen Wood

GNCH / BHC / SMH

1894

A Randomised, Controlled Trial of effectIveness of a smart sensor for Continence Care: the ARCTICC study

12-May-17

Adrian Wagg

MSH / BHC / OLRH / EGCCC / KHC / YH / MIH

1790

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Surveillance System

4-May-17

Michael Coulthart

MSH / BHC / SMH / OLRH / KHC / GNCH / VC / YH / MIH / SJGH / SJAH

1833

Retrospective Analysis of Inflammatory Breast Cancer Patients

3-May-17

Shairaz Baksh

MCH / GNCH / SMH / BHC / MSH

1926

Aesthetic Outcomes of Patients with Mandibular Reconstruction

26-Apr-17

Hadi Seikaly

MCH

1915

Clinic & Community Engagement in Gestational Diabetes Education: A Quality Improvement Initiative

24-Apr-17

Roseanne Yeung

GNCH / MCH

1919

Feasibility testing of a mobile health system for swallowing therapy in patients with head and neck cancer

21-Apr-17

Jana Rieger

MCH

1901

; SEVERE UPPER AIRWAY OBSTRUCTION DUE TO VIRAL CROUP AND BACTERIAL TRACHEITIS: Incidence and Risk Factors

21-Apr-17

David Wyatt Johnson

GNCH / MCH

1898

Extent of Hyoid Movement and Epiglottic Inversion as Correlates of Dysphagia Severity in Post-Treatment Head and Neck Cancer Patients

21-Apr-17

Daniel Aalto

MCH

1913

Caring for Caregivers - Phase 1 - Investigating the Health Status of Workers in Long Term Care Facilities in Southern Alberta

17-Apr-17

Oluwagbohunmi Awosoga

SMHC / SJHA

1912

Coaching for older adults (with OA) for community health (COACH) Study: Qualitative Study Arm

31-Mar-17

Heather Hanson

SMH

1917

Validation of an algorithm to leverage administrative data to define and identify patients with a non-traumatic spinal cord injury

31-Mar-17

Chester Ho

GNCH / MCH

1914

Fostering Sustainability within Alberta Health Services, Strategic Clinical Networks

30-Mar-17

Cheryl King

SMH

1893

Palliative Care in the Emergency Department: Perceptions, Attitudes and Beliefs of Attending Emergency Physicians

30-Mar-17

Samina Ali

GNCH / MCH

1904

Maintenance Intranasal Ketamine for Treatment Resistant Depression: A Case Series

29-Mar-17

Jennifer Swainson

MCH

1824

A multi-Center Retrospective Observational Study to Evaluate PD-L1 Protein Expression in Patients with Locally Advanced or Metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

28-Mar-17

Gilbert Bigras

GNCH / MCH

1911

Standardizing the Competency Assessment of the Medical Laboratory Staff in the Edmonton Zone

24-Mar-17

Valentin Villatoro

EGCCC / GNCH / MCH

1881

Developing confidence during surgical residency training

23-Mar-17

Jonathan White

GNCH / MCH

1882

Development & Validation of an ICU Discharge Risk Prediction Model

21-Mar-17

Thomas Stelfox

GNCH / MCH

1877

A Retrospective Cohort Study to Describe the Characteristics and Outcomes of Patients Discharged Home from Intensive Care Units in Alberta

21-Mar-17

Thomas Stelfox

GNCH / MCH

1895

A Longitudinal Analysis of Red Blood Cell Transfusions in the Intensive Care Unit

21-Mar-17

Fiona Clement

GNCH / MCH

1906

Priorities for improving Information, Interaction and Individualization among patients on hemodialysis: Patient and Provider perspectives

21-Mar-17

Neesh Pannu

EGCCC

1896

Does Cardiac Rehabilitation improve Frailty Domains in Patients with Cardiovascular Disease?

21-Mar-17

Michelle Graham

GNCH

1869

Characterization of Disease Severity, Progression and Outcomes in Small Bowel Cancer Patients in a Provincial

21-Mar-17

Dan Schiller

GNCH / MCH

1813

Probiotics use in preterm infants for the prevention of necrotizing enterocolitis : a cohort study

21-Mar-17

Manoj Kumar

GNCH / MCH

1873

Usability testing of a mobile health system for swallowing therapy in patients with head and neck cancer

21-Mar-17

Jana Rieger

MCH

1868

VICTORIA - VerlCiguaT glObal study in subjects with heart failure with Reduced ejection frAction

14-Mar-17

Manohara Senaratne

MCH

1840

Feasibility and Effectiveness of Remote Virtual Reality Based Cardiac Rehabilitation

14-Mar-17

Raj Padwal

GNCH

1816

Guidelines Oriented Approach to Lipid (GOAL) in Canada

14-Mar-17

Marcelo Shibata

MCH

1857

Practical and effective approaches to longitudinal monitoring for quality of care near the end of life in nursing home settings (Stream 1 of SALTY: Seniors Adding Life to Years)

28-Feb-17

Carole Estabrooks

MSH / BHC / OLRH / EGCCC / SJAH / KHC / MIH / YH / SMHC

1875

Ventilator Associated Events: Using Clinical Informatics in the eCritical TRACER System to Create Algorithms for Monitoring

10-Feb-17

Danny Zuege

MCH / GNCH

1867

Sensitivity Analysis of CTAS Temperature Modifier in the Emergency Department and the Effect on Time to Treatment of Sepsis

10-Feb-17

Michael Bullard

MCH / GNCH

1858

Koch Compressions: A Novel Technique of Chest Compression in Medical Helicopters

10-Feb-17

Mark Mackenzie

MCH / GNCH

1853

OPTIMIST-A TRIAL Multicentre randomised controlled trial of minimally-invasive surfactant therapy in preterm infants 25-28 weeks gestation on continuous positive airway pressure

10-Feb-17

Georg Schmolzer

MCH / GNCH

1847

Grant - The Availability of Physical Activity Opportunities and Efforts to Reduce Sedentary Behaviour within Covenant Health Long Term Care and Supportive Living Facilities

3-Feb-17

Chad Witcher

1847

1615

Grant - Avoiding unnecessary transitions: Determinants and critical points in decision-making around transferring a nursing home resident to the Emergency Department

2-Feb-17

Greta Cummings

 

1856

Evaluation of the Provision of Bone Conduction Hearing Systems to Children

30-Jan-17

William Hodgetts

MCH

1181.7

Building on Existing Tools to Improve Cancer and Chronic Disease Prevention and Screening in Primary Care for Wellness of Cancer Survivors and Patients: The BETTER WISE Project - Phase 2

26-Jan-17

Donna Manca

GNCH

1838

Developing Emerging Leaders

26-Jan-17

Sinive Seely

MSH / BHC / SMHC / EGCCC / GNCH / MCH / VC / SJAH / KHC / SMHC / STV / SJHA / MIH / YH / SMHCC / SJGH

1866

Evaluating the Implementation of Electronic Competency-Based Objective and Daily Comment Forms for Medical Laboratory Science Students in Clinical Rotations

25-Jan-17

Lisa Purdy

GNCH / MCH

1850

Alberta Audit of Communication, CarE Planning, and DocumenTation: A multicenter, prospective study

25-Jan-17

Sara Eastgaard

GNCH

1870

The Stakeholder Inclusion in Practice Change Project: Enabling Person-Centered Mealtime Experiences in LTC

25-Jan-17

Sienna Caspar

SMHC

1848

Patient and Clinical Factors Affecting Operative Duration: A Multi-regressional analysis of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Database Patients in a Single Institution

25-Jan-17

Sandy Widder

GNCH / MCH

1835

Relaxation for Critically ill Patient Outcomes and Stress-coping Enhancement (REPOSE): Pilot clinical trial of an integrative intervention to improve critically ill patients' delirium and related outcomes

20-Jan-17

Elisavet Papathanasoglou

MCH

1843

Efficacy and Tolerability of Maintenance Intravenous Ketamine Infusions for Treatment Resistant Depression: A Case Series

20-Jan-17

Jennifer Swainson

MCH

1847

The Availability of Physical Activity Opportunities and Efforts to Reduce Sedentary Behaviour within Covenant Health Long Term Care and Supportive Living Facilities

17-Jan-17

Chad Witcher

MSH / CV / BHC / HCM / EGCCC / SJAH / CSST / KHC / SMHC, STV / MH / SJHA / MIH / VM / FL / YH / SMHCC

1862

Barriers to and enablers of healthy lifestyle behaviors of adolescents with obesity: a scoping review and stakeholder consultation

22-Dec-16

Geoff Ball

EGCCC

1822

Development and Implementation of Nursing Policies

20-Dec-16

Dani Zubkowski

GNCH

1855

The Unscheduled Return Visit: A Descriptive Study

16-Dec-16

Brian Holroyd

MCH / GNCH

1795

Rapid antidepressant and antisuicidal actions of ketamine: A retrospective chart review of results from the Covenant Health and Alberta Health Services-approved Grey Nuns Community Hospital Ketamine for Ultraresista

15-Dec-16

Serdar Dursun;

MCH

1854

People of Dementia

15-Dec-16

Bonnie Dobbs

MCH / GNCH

1849

The role of a jaw positioning prosthesis in trismus prevention and reduction of radiation dosage to the opposing jaw in patients undergoing radiotherapy for H&N oncology - a pilot study

15-Dec-16

Suresh Nayar

MCH

1852

Secondary Analysis of the Proceedings from the Let's Shape Seniors' Care Forum

6-Dec-16

Jasneet Parmar

NESHW

1851

Secondary Analysis of the Proceedings from the Caregiver Symposium

6-Dec-16

Jasneet Parmar

NESHW

1826

Efficacy of End-to Side Nerve Transfer for Patients with Severe Cubital Tunnel Syndrome

2-Dec-16

K Ming Chan

MCH

1808

Posterior inferior cerebellar artery variants identified during screening magnetic resonance angiography with time-of-flight technique

28-Nov-16

Sandeep Naik

GNCH

1836

IMPORTEN for Alberta: Integrative Medicine Patient Oriented Research Treatment Evaluation Network

23-Nov-16

Sunita Vohra

GNCH

1757

Grant: Effectiveness of a simple intervention for prevention of catheter-associated urinary tract infections on a medical hospital unit.

17-Nov-16

Anita Au

 

1846

Current Practices, Attitudes and Opinions in Prenatal Screening and Counselling for Intimate Partner Violence and Abuse: A Survey of Obstetrician/Gynecologists of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

16-Nov-16

David Olson

GNCH / MCH

1825

Rate of physician top-ups for labour analgesia with PCEA compared with CEI in ultra-low dose regimen for labour analgesia

9-Nov-16

Susan Reid

GNCH

1817

Grant: Risk orientation and resuscitation simulation behaviours in emergency medicine residents

9-Nov-16

Jonathan Duff

 

1784

Grant: Seniors Community Hub (SCH) - Edmonton Oliver Primary Care Network

7-Nov-16

Marjan Abbasi

 

1823

Understanding the Process of Cancer Patient Navigation: A Constructivist Grounded Theory Study

3-Nov-16

Donna Shelley Raffin Bouchal

BHC / SMHC

1837

Improving quality of Resident Assessment Instrument - Minimum Data Set (RAI-MDS) 2.0 oral health assessments in nursing home

1-Nov-16

Carole Estabrooks

EGCCC / SJAH / YH

1839

Surveillance for vertical HIV-1 transmission among sero discordant couples in Alberta: a retrospective chart review

31-Oct-16

Michael Hawkes

EGCCC

1811

Rotator cuff injuries and upper extremity nerve injuries; A retrospective review of incidence of injury, time to surgery

28-Oct-16

K Ming Chan

MCH / GNCH

1387.1

Reducing Moral Distress in Dementia Care-Knowledge to Action in Continuing Care

27-Oct-16

Shannon Spenceley

MSH / CV / BHC / HCM / OLRH / EGCCC / SJAH / CSST / KHC / SMCH / STV / MIH / VM / YH / FL / SMHCC

1832

A phase III, double-­‐blind, randomized placebo-­‐controlled study to evaluate the effects of dalcetrapib on cardiovascular (CV) risk in a genetically defined population with a recent Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS).

27-Oct-16

Manohara Senaratne

GNCH

1831

Timeliness of referrals using a radiology-initiated notification process for patients suspected of having lung cancer

27-Oct-16

Ashley-Mae Gillson

GNCH

1830

Reducing Unnecessary Plasma Transfusions in Hospitalized Patients

27-Oct-16

Susan Nahirniak

GNCH / MCH

1809

Determining Best Practices for Family Participation in ICU Rounds - Alberta

27-Oct-16

Sean Bagshaw

GNCH / MCH

1814

Grant - Cognitive Performance of Depressed Patients

21-Oct-16

Kay Wilson

 

1819

High Oxygen delivery to Preserve Exercise capacity in IPF patients treated with nintedanib: The HOPE-IPF Study

17-Oct-16

Michael Stickland

EGCCC

1829

Mindfulness based strategies to improve burnout and mental wellness in Neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) staff

29-Sep-16

Kumaran (Kumar) Vazhkudai

MCH / GNCH

1828

The COping and Mastery Model InTerventions (COMMIT) Trial in COPD Patients

29-Sep-16

Wendy Rodgers

EGCCC

1827

The CaNadian Standardized Pulmonary Rehabilitation Efficacy Trial (The CoNSPiRE Trial)

29-Sep-16

Michael Stickland

EGCCC

1817

Risk orientation and resuscitation simulation behaviours in emergency medicine residents

22-Sep-16

Jonathan Duff

MCH / GNCH

1815

An Open-label, 2x2 Factorial, Randomized Controlled, Clinical Trial to Evaluate the Safety of Apixaban vs. Vitamin K Antagonist and Aspirin vs. Aspirin Placebo in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation and Acute Coronary Syndrome or Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (AUGUSTUS)

16-Sep-16

Manohara Senaratne

GNCH

1800

Muzaffar Siddiqui; Dabigatran Following Transient Ischemic Attack and Minor Stroke (DATAS) II

14-Sep-16

Muzaffar Siddiqui

GNCH

1810

Feasibility Study of an On-Line Intervention for Family Caregivers of Residential-Living Frail Older Persons

17-Aug-16

Wendy Duggleby

MSH / BHC / OLRH / SJAH / YH / KHC / SMHC / STV / MIH /SMHCC / EGCCC

1721

Grant - Quality Assessment of Assisted Living versus Long Term Care Model

17-Aug-16

Helen Kelley

YH / STV

1798

Observational study in healthy subjects and patients with COPD to assess the relationship between clinical, imaging and biomaker measurements, and progression of emphysema over two years

4-Aug-16

Irvin Mayers

EGCCC

1814

Cognitive Performance of Depressed Patients

29-Jul-16

Kay Wilson

MCH

1804

The impact of delay in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction on development of irreparable medial meniscus tears

29-Jul-16

Mark Sommerfeldt

GNCH / EGCCC

1801

Edmonton Zone Community Simulation Project: Development, Implementation, and Evaluation of a Paediatric Diabetic Ketoacidosis Scenario

29-Jul-16

Melissa Chan

GNCH / MCH

1721

Quality Assessment of Assisted Living versus Long Term Care Model

29-Jul-16

Helen Kelley

YH / STV

1799

Management of Myocardial Injury After NoncArdiac SurGEry

25-Jul-16

Gerrit Winkelaar

GNCH

1744.1

Reassessing practices in the daily care of critically ill patients: building capacity and methodology to identify & close evidence care gaps: Phase IV: pilot test the implementation and evaluation of a KT intervention to close one evidence care gap

19-Jul-16

Sean Bagshaw

MCH / GNCH

1596

Spreading and Sustaining the Decision Making Capacity Assessment (DMCA) Model: Development and Evaluation of a DMCA Model Implementation and Sustainability Framework

19-Jul-16

Suzette Bremault-Phillips

GNCH / MCH / VC / SJAH / EGCCC

1803

Focus Group Investigation of the Barriers, Opportunities and Strategies of Implementing Integrative Therapy Approaches in Critical Care

8-Jul-16

Elisavet Papathanasoglou,

GNCH / MCH

1802

Reproduction, Pregnancy, and Lactation in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Research Clinic

4-Jul-16

Vivian Huang

GNCH / MCH

1793

Complex Chronic Disease and High System Use: Investigating Patient Profiles, Resource Use and Health Outcomes

23-Jun-16

Donna Manca

GNCH / MCH

1783

Grant: Analysing the Children's Environmental Health Clinic (ChEHC) database (2012-2015): Building associations between environmental exposures and health outcomes using the Pediatric Environmental Health History (PEHH)

23-Jun-16

Irena Buka

MCH

1781

Challenges and Opportunities of Rural Nursing Preceptorship

23-Jun-16

Olive Yong

SMH

1794

The implementation of the 'CPCSSN Data Presentation Tool in primary care clinics to enhance the surveillance, prevention and management of chronic diseases

15-Jun-16

Donna Manca

GNCH

1795

Rapid antidepressant and antisuicidal actions of ketamine: A retrospective chart review of results from the Covenant Health and Alberta Health Services-approved Grey Nuns Community Hospital Ketamine for Ultraresistant Depression Clinic

14-Jun-16

Serdar Dursun

GNCH

1796

Speech and hearing professionals’ perspectives on providing aural rehabilitation services to adults with hearing loss in Alberta

6-Jun-16

Melanie Campbell

GNCH / MCH / SMH

1788

The Alberta Head and Neck Cancer Research Priority Setting Partnership – A Collaboration with Patients and Clinicians

16-May-16

Jana Rieger

MCH

1786

PPRISM Clinic Retrospective Review

13-May-16

Puneeta Tandon

GNCH

1784

Seniors Community Hub (SCH) - Edmonton Oliver Primary Care Network

13-May-16

Marjan Abbasi

MCH

1769

Needs assessment and oral health status in facility dwelling seniors

13-May-16

Sharon Compton

VC

1756

Multicenter, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study of Vonapanitase (PRT-201) Administered Immediately after Radiocephalic Arteriovenous Fistula Creation in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease

12-May-16

Sabin Shurraw

GNCH

1779

Reduced-dosed rivaroxaban and standard-dosed rivaroxaban versus ASA in the longterm prevention of recurrent symptomatic venous thromboembolism in patients with symptomatic deep-vein thrombosis and/or pulmonary embolism

11-May-16

Bruce Ritchie

GNCH

1777

A Comparison of Three Verification Approaches for Assessing Sensation Levels In Bone Conduction Implant Users

09-May-16

William Hodgetts

MCH

1597

Managing Responsive Aggressive Behaviours: Implementing and Evaluating a Capacity Building Process in Acute Care, Supportive Living, and Long Term Care

09-May-16

Suzette Bremault-Phillips

VC

1787

Clinical Use of Magnetic Resonance Imaging for the Evaluation of Acute Right Lower Quadrant Abdominal Pain during Pregnancy

06-May-16

Gavin Low

GNCH

1771

Clinician Perspectives for the Development of a Mobile Application in Dysphagia

05-May-16

Jana Rieger

MCH / GNCH

1012.1

A Prospective Observational Study to Evaluate Disease Course and Outcomes in Patients with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF) treated with Esbriet (pirfenidone) in Canada

25-Apr-16

Daniel Stollery

GNCH

1597

Managing Responsive Aggressive Behaviours: Implementing and Evaluating a Capacity Building Process in Acute Care, Supportive Living, and Long Term Care’

4-Apr-16

Suzette Bremault-Phillips

MCH

1773

Assessing Sleep Quality in   Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease Reporting Fatigue

31-Mar-16

Karen Kroeker

EGCCC

1768

Rate of Major Hardware complications following clavicle Open Reduction and Internal Fixation

31-Mar-16

David Sheps

MCH / GNCH

1775

A multinational, multicenter, masked, randomized, controlled study to assess the safety and efficacy of Lucinactant for inhalation in preterm neonates 26 to 32 weeks gestational age with respiratory distress syndrome

28-Mar-16

Georg Schmoelzer

MCH / GNCH

1772

Advanced jaw reconstruction through surgical design and simulation: Comparison to a standard approach

28-Mar-16

Hadi Seikaly

MCH

1774

A Multicenter, Randomized, Open-Label, Controlled Trial to Assess the Safety and Tolerability of Lucinactant for Inhalation in Preterm Neonates 26 to 28 Weeks Gestation

24-Mar-16

Georg Schmolzer

MCH / GNCH

1770

RPM-CIED: Remote Patient Management for Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices

23-Mar-16

Evan Lockwood

MCH

1762

Family Integrated Caren(FICare) in Level II NICU's: An Innovative Program for Alberta

23-Mar-16

Khalid Aziz

MCH / GNCH

1759

Colcot - Colchicine Cardiovascular Outcomes Trial

23-Mar-16

Manohara Senaratne

GNCH

1743

An Evaluation of the Patient Dignity Question in a Tertiary Palliative Care Setting

23-Mar-16

Cheryl Nekolaichuk

GNCH

1740

Navigation Partnerships: Connecting, Accessing, Resourcing and Engaging (N-CARE) Older Persons, Families and Communities

23-Mar-16

Wendy Duggleby

SMH / KHC

1761

Challenges and Opportunities in Rural Preceptorship: From Digital Images to Digital Narratives

18-Mar-16

Olive Yonge

SMH

1758

Improving Nursing Home Care through Feedback On Performance Data (INFORM)

08-Mar-16

Carole Estabrooks

EGCCC / SJAH

1754

Barriers and Facilitators in the provision of Quality Palliative Critical Care: The Critical Care Nurse Perspective

08-Mar-16

Anna Santos Salas

GNCH

1764

Patients' Perceptions of Team-Based Care Within Primary Care Networks

07-Mar-16

Olga Szafran

GNCH / MCH

1763

Discovering What Care that Honours Seniors Means to Albertans

07-Mar-16

Jasneet Parmar

 

1765

Coaching for older adults (with OA) for community health (COACH Study)

03-Mar-16

Catherine Allyson Jones

SMH

1744

Reassessing practices in the daily care of critically ill patients: building capacity and methodology to identify & close evidence care gaps. Phase III Develop KT Intervention to Target Evidence Care Gaps (ECG)

03-Mar-16

Sean Bagshaw

MCH

1571.1

Have outcomes for patients undergoing emergent intra-abdominal surgical intervention improved since the implementation of an enhanced recovery after surgery protocol for elective colorectal surgery? Are the basic principles of the protocol being generalized to emergent, and not just elective, colorectal surgical patients?

02-Mar-16

Clifford Sample

GNCH

1757

Effectiveness of a simple intervention for prevention of catheter-associated urinary tract infections on a medical hospital unit

01-Mar-16

Anita Au

GNCH

1753

Biomonitoring of Environmental Contaminants in the Serum of Pregnant Women and Children Living in Alberta

24-Feb-16

David Kinniburgh

GNCH

1739

Improving Assessment of Pain in Nursing Home Residents with Moderate to Severe Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias

22-Feb-16

Carole Estabrooks

EGCCC / YH / CV

1742

Evaluating, assessing and understanding community presentation and disease burden of Influenza and Influenza-Like-Illness in Primary Care settings in Alberta

19-Feb-16

Donna Manca

MCH

1755

Developing and validating a new algorithm for swallow detection

17-Feb-16

Jana Rieger

MCH

1737

Functional Outcomes in Patients undergoing Microvascular Reconstruction for Osteoradionecrosis of the Mandible - A Prospective Study

16-Feb-16

Daniel O’Connell

MCH

1745

Functional Outcomes after Pharyngo-Esophageal (PE) Reconstructive Surgery – A Prospective Study

16-Feb-16

Daniel O’Connell

MCH

1732

A Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-controlled, Parallel Group, Phase 3 Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Dapagliflozin

29-Jan-16

Peter Senior

MCH / GNCH

1749

Older Adults with Dementia and Their Use of Acute Care Services in Alberta

28-Jan-16

Andrea Gruneir

MCH / GNCH

1751

Broad Community-Based Implementation of the Driving Cessation Support Groups

18-Jan-16

Bonnie Dobbs

MCH / GNCH

1748

Evaluation of Gestational Diabetes Education

18-Jan-16

Padmaja Kaul

GNCH / MCH

1747

Nursing duties and accreditation standards and their impacts within the Edmonton Zone Emergency Department

22-Jan-16

Michael Bullard

MCH / GNCH

1738

An Evaluation of a Creative Arts Program in a Tertiary Palliative Care Setting

18-Jan-16

Cheryl Nekolaichuk

GNCH

1731

Follow-up Imaging and Intervention Rate after Shock Wave Lithotripsy

 08-Jan-16

 Timothy Wollin

 MCH

1746

Pharmacologic Management of Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia (BPSD) in Community Hospitals: A Review of Physician Practices on Acute Care Geriatric and Medical Units

04-Jan-16

Bonnie Dobbs

GNCH / MCH

1713

Seasonality of environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) exposure in Alberta Children

30-Dec-15

Irena Buka

MCH

1729

Identifying and Evaluating Intensive Care Unit Capacity Strain in Alberta

14-Dec-15

Sean Bagshaw

GNCH / MCH

1733

Exploring Audiology Services in Alberta: Patient, Parent and Clinician Perspectives

10-Dec-2015

Myriam Bernier

GNCH / MCH

1727

Clinicians’ perspectives on cross-education and its utility and feasibility in acute rehabilitation

04-Dec-15

Patricia Manns

GNCH

1719

Perspectives and Decision Making about Hormone Therapy in Women Who Had an Early Surgical Menopause

04-Dec-15

Nese Yuksel

GNCH

1615

Older Persons' Transitions in Care: Examining Aged Care Transitions

01-Nov-15

Greta Cummings

YH

1707

Primary Care Pathway for Childhood Asthma

01-Nov-15

Andrew Cave

GNCH

1725

Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Active Bone Conduction Implants in Adults with Mixed/Conductive Hearing Loss in comparison current technology: Audiological Outcomes

19-Nov-15

Willam Hodgetts

MCH

1711

Effect of folic acid supplementation in pregnancy on preeclampsia - Folic Acid Clinical Trial- FACT

19-Nov-15

Sujata Chandra

GNCH / MCH

1694

Multicenter, randomized, double-blind, double-dummy, active-comparator, event-driven, superiority phase III study of secondary prevention of stroke and prevention of systemic embolism in patients with a recent Embolic Stroke of Undetermined Source (ESUS), comparing rivaroxaban 15 mg once daily with aspirin 100 mg (NAVIGATE ESUS)’

17-Nov-15

Brian Buck

GNCH

1714

Seed Funding: A Strategic, Systematic Review of Childhood Asthma and Indoor Air Quality

13-Nov-15

Irena Buka

 

1723

Risk Factors for Late Onset Group B Streptococcus in Neonates: A Retrospective, Case Control Study

13-Nov-15

Joan Robinson

MCH / GNCH

1575

Role Stressors and Coping Strategies of Nurse Managers in Acute Care Facilities in Saskatchewan and Alberta

13-Nov-15

Greta Cummings

EGCCC / SJGH

1718

Reducing the bUrden of Breast cancer in Young women

23-Oct-15

May Lynn Quan

MCH / GNCH

1682

3D Modeled, Custom-Made Non-Invasive Positive Ventilation Mask in Children

13-Oct-15

Joanna MacLean

MCH

1710

 Retrospective Review of Palliative care needs of patients with IPF

13-Oct-15

Meena Kalluri

GNCH / MCH

1715

See me, hear me, heal me...: Transforming understandings of patients' experiences of head and neck cancer

13-Oct-15

Minn Yoon

MCH

1716

Measuring Frailty in Critical Illness: Province-Wide Implementation of the Clinical Frailty Scale (CFS) Score in a Population-Based Electronic Medical Record System (eCritical) in Alberta

13-Oct-15

Sean Bagshaw 

GNCH / MCH

1697

Connecting with people with dementia: A knowledge translation project

05-Oct-15

Cameron, Cherylyn

HCM

1712

Assessing the impact of an evidence based bundle approach in the management of Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia

05-Oct-15

Hoang, Holly

GNCH / MCH

1636

The Sustained Aeration of Infant Lungs (SAIL) Study

27-Sep-15

Schmolzer, Georg

GNCH / MCH

1709

Predicting Acoustic Changes in Vowel Productions of Patients Undergoing Surgical Treatment for Oral Cancer:  A Longitudinal Study of the Head and Neck Research Network (HNRN)

23-Sep-15

Seikaly, Hadi

MCH

1556

Improving Knowledge Regarding Pregnancy and Inflammatory Bowel Disease

21-Sep-15

Fedorak, Richard

GNCH / MCH

1318

GRANT: Translation of the Edmonton Classifiaction System for Cancer Pain (ECS-CP) Into Canadian French

31-Aug-15

Nekolaichuk, Dr. Cheryl

GNCH

1706

"Implementing and Validating of the "5As framework of obesity management" in Primary Care

31-Aug-15

Sharma, Arya

GNCH

1701

The Material/Spatial NICU Environment: Nurse Interactions, Perceptions, and Conceptions

27-Aug-15

Oak, Arlene

GNCH

1700

From the Emergency Department to Clinic, a survey designed to investigate the continuity of patient care through effective communication between ER and Family Physicians

12-Aug-15

Petryk, Stephen

GNCH / MCH

1684

Be Healthy in Pregnancy (BeHIP) Pilot

05-Aug-15

Bell, Rhonda

GNCH / MCH

1687

Alberta Community Pharmacists' Perception of Palliative Care

05-Aug-15

Rix, Serena

GNCH

1702

Determining functional outcome criteria for waiting list assessment in head and neck cancer

31-Jul-15

Rieger, Jana

MCH

1704

Investigation of Ureteroscopy for Renal Stone Disease: A Retrospective Pilot Study Investigating Risk Factors, Complications and Outcomes

24-Jul-15

Schuler, Trevor

MCH

1661

EX-Vivo Analysis of Oncoloytic Vaccinia Virus Proliferation un Human Urothelial Cancer Specimens

14-Jul-15

Moore, Ronald

MCH

1669

Aligning information literacy support and instruction with the information behavior of practical nursing students and professionals: An exploratory-descriptive study

13-Jul-15

Wadson, Kelley

MCH / GNCH / MSH / BHC / SMH / OLRH / EGCCC / VC / KHC / SMHC / STV / MIH / YH / SMHCC / SJGH

1698

Acute Coronary Syndromes Quality Enhancement Research Initiative III (ACS III QuERI: ICE-09490-175-CAN)

13-Jul-15

Hanninen, Mikael

GNCH

1691

Alberta Family Physician Electronic Endoscopy Reporting Study

10-Jul-15

Kolber, Michael

BHC / SMH

1689

Does treatment head wear affect shockwave lithotripsyclinical outcomes

08-Jul-15

De, Shubha

MCH

1685

Improving the Stewardship of Diagnostic Imaging Resources in Alberta Emergency Departments

23-Jun-15

Lang, Eddy

GNCH / MCH

1548

Ability of Pictorial Images to Enhance Assimilation and Retention of Oncology Patient Histories

22-Jun-15

Wolch, Gary

GNCH

1678

Reassessing Practices in the Daily Care of Critically Ill Patients: Opportunities to Identify & Close Evidence Care Gaps

18-Jun-15

Bagshaw, Sean

GNCH / MCH

1680

Maternal Omega-3 supplementation to reduce Bronchopulmonar Dysplasia in very preterm Infants

18-Jun-15

Qureshi, Mosarrat

MCH / GNCH

1686

Apixaban for the Reduction of Thrombo-Embolism in patients with Device-Detected Sub-Clinical Artrial fibrillation

18-Jun-15

Sandhu, Roopinder

GNCH / MCH

1675

The influence of hearing and visual impairment on the safety of older adults with dementia admitted to hospital in-patient units

11-Jun-15

Parke, Belinda

MCH

1618

iGAP- Improving General Practice Advance Care Planning Phase 2

27-May-15

Klein, Douglas

GNCH

1653

Longevity Study

26-May-15

Lockwood, Evan

GNCH / MCH

1674

Post-Embolic Rhythm Detection with Implantable versus E xternal Monitoring (PER DIEM) Pilot Feasibility Study

20-May-15

Buck, Brian

GNCH

1676

A retrospective study of the effects of fecal microbial transplantation (FMT) on the gut microbiome and resistome profile in Patients with recurrent Clostridium difficile Infection (RCDI), and correlation with patient chaacteristics and outcomes

20-May-15

Kao, Dina

GNCH / MCH

1677

Exercise Experiences and Comparisons among People with Chronic Lung Diseases

14-May-15

Rodgers, Wendy

EGCCC

1659

TAPESTRY with BETTER for Prevention and Screening (TAP-BPS) - Qualitative sub-study

12-May-15

Manca, Donna

GNCH

1671

Epidemiology, management and prognosis of neonatal meningitis and encephalitis in Canada

11-May-15

Robinson, Joan

GNCH / MCH

1672

A Contemporary Audit of Practice for the Management of Acute Venous Thromboembolism: A Prairie Province Practice Evaluation

05-May-15

Bingard, Tammy

GNCH / MCH

1273

Long Term Follow-up of Osteointegrated Orbital Reconstruction

30-Apr-15

Wilkes, Gordon

MCH

1659

TAPESTRY with BETTER for Prevention and Screening (TAP-BPS)

28-Apr-15

Manca, Donna

GNCH

1667

Improving Quality and Efficiency in a Surgical Outpatient Department

28-Apr-15

Korus, Lisa

GNCH

1662

Measuring Patient-Reported Quality of Life in the Edmonton’s Interdisciplinary Menopause Clinics: Feasibility Study

22-Apr-15

Ross, Susan(Sue)

GNCH

1664

GRANT Assessing the impact of pre-authorization and prospective audit and feedback of 6 broad spectrum antimicrobials on antimicrobial prescribing and patient outcome.

22-Apr-15

Hoang, Holly

GNCH / MCH

1665

Early surgery for proximal femoral fractures- a multivariate survival analysis

22-Apr-15

Phillips, Leah

MCH

1660

Adaptation and Evaluation of Care Gaps, Barriers and Facilitators for the Implementation of an Evidence-based C hronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Discharge Pathway in Hospital and ED Settings in Alberta; the PERFECTO Study

17-Apr-15

Stickland, Michael

EGCCC

1666

Determinants for adherence to home swallowing therapy in patients with dysphagia following head and neck cancer and patient preference for visual biofeedback

14-Apr-15

Rieger, Jana

MCH

1655

Characterizing the Dying Experience and End-of-Life Care Needs for Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease

09-Apr-15

Eastgaard, Sara

EGCCC / GNCH

1656

Premature infants RESuscitated with OXygen or air

08-Apr-15

Schmolzer, Georg

GNCH / MCH

1614

Dynesis long term outcome

23-Mar-15

Nataraj, Andrew

MCH

1654

Custom external breast prostheses for patients with partial or full mastectomies using a digital pathway: A pilot study

23-Mar-15

Wilkes, Godrnon

MCH

1652

Selection of Indicators to monitor successful uptake of Advance Care Planning in Alberta: a Delphi Study

13-Mar-15

Fassbender, Konrad

GNCH

1649

Do newborns imitate only other humans? An investigation of newborns’ conspecific identification abilities

12-Mar-15

Nicoladis, Elena

GNCH / MCH

1646

Home Ventilation in Alberta

10-Mar-15

Bagshaw, Sean

EGCCC / MCH

1642

Antimicrobial Stewardship in Rural Continuing Care: Impact of Interprofessional Education and Clinical Decision Tool Implementation on Urinary Tract Infection Treatment

03-Mar-15

Pasay, Darren

BHC / KHC / MIH

1643

Randomized, double-blind, evaluation in secondary stroke prevention comparing the efficacy and safety of the oral thrombin inhibitor dabigatran etexilate (110 mg or 150 mg, oral b.i.d.) versus acetylsalicylic acid (100mg oral q.d) in patients with emboli

03-Mar-15

Buck, Brian

GNCH

1651

Glossectomy Spoon: Patient interviews for design validation

26-Feb-15

Logan, Heather

MCH

1645

Assessment of developmental hip dysplasia in infants by 3D ultrasound - corelation with clinical and imaging findings at initial infant screening and follow-up.

25-Feb-15

Jaremko, Jacob

GNCH

1640

Integration of Evidence Based Medicine Skills Into Pharmacy Practice

18-Feb-15

George-Phillips, Kirsten

MSH / BHC / SMH / OLRH / EGCCC / GNCH / MCH / VC / SJAH / KHC / MIH / SMHCC / SJGH

1644

Intravenous fluid use for the resuscitation of diabetic ketoacidosis: a multi-centre, retrospective, observational cohort study.

09-Feb-15

Bagshaw, Sean

GNCH / MCH

1641

Hip Fracture and Parkinson's Disease in Alberta

03-Feb-15

Voaklander, Donald

MSH / BHC / SMH / OLRH / GNCH / MCH / KHC / MIH / SJGH

1631

An Evaluation of the Organizational Process of Developing a Provincial Acute Care Discharge Model in Alberta Hospital

22-Jan-15

Pendharkar, Sachin

GNCH / MCH

1634

Evidence-based design of artifacts for infant transport

22-Jan-15

Van Manen, Michael

GNCH / MCH

1630

A Multicenter Clinical Trial of Allopurinol to Prevent GFR Loss in Type 1 Diabetes

16-Jan-15

Senior, Peter

GNCH

1582

Patient Centered Outcomes in Head and Neck Cancer Patients

12-Jan-15

Seikaly, Hadi

MCH

1615

Older Persons' Transitions in Care: Examining Aged Care Transitions (OPTIC EXACT)

12-Jan-15

Cummings, Greta

EGCCC / SJAH

1627

A day in the life of magnetic Resonance in Canada:Profiling MR Appropriateness and Utilization in Canada

12-Jan-15

Emery, Derek

GNCH / MCH

1628

Registered Nurse Practice and Information Flow in Long-term Care Nursing

12-Jan-15

Karen, Courtney

MSH / BHC / OLRH / YH / SJAH / EGCCC / VC / KHC / SMHC / STV / MIH / VM / SMHCC

1633

Geriatric Evaluation and Management in the Emergency Department

06-Jan-15

Shimizu, Jed

MCH