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CCORT is funded by a Canadian Institutes of Health Research Team Grant in Cardiovascular Outcomes Research

CANHEART is funded by a CIHR Team Grant in Chronic Disease Risk & Intervention Strategies

Peer Reviewed Journal Publications

2011 publications:

  172 Tu JV, Ko DT, Guo H, Richards JA, Walton N, Natarajan MK, Wijeysundera HC, So D, Latter DA, Feindel CM, Kingsbury K, Cohen EA, for the Cardiac Care Network of Ontario’s Variations in Revascularization Practice in Ontario Working Group. Determinants of variations in coronary revascularization Practices. CMAJ 2011. December 12, 2011. [Epub ahead of print] PDF
  171 Abrahamyan L, Boom N, Donovan LR, Tu JV; Canadian Cardiovascular Society Quality Indicators Steering Committee. An International Environmental Scan of Quality Indicators for Cardiovascular Care. Can J Cardiol. 2011 Dec 9. [Epub ahead of print] Abstract
  170 Atzema CL, Schull MJ, Austin PC, Tu JV. Temporal changes in emergency department triage of patients with acute myocardial infarction and the effect on outcomes. Am Heart J. 2011 Sep;162(3):451-9 Abstract
  169 Atzema CL, Austin PC, Huynh T, Hassan A, Chiu M, Wang JT, Tu JV. Effect of marriage on duration of chest pain associated with acute myocardial infarction before seeking care. CMAJ 2011. [Epub ahead of print] July 18 2011 PDF
  168 Austin PC, Lee DS. Boosted classification trees result in minor to modest improvement in the accuracy in classifying cardiovascular outcomes compared to conventional classification trees. Am J Cardiovasc Dis 2011;1(1):1-15. PDF
  167 Tu JV. Canadian Cardiovascular Outcomes Research Team: Lessons Learned. Canadian Journal of General Internal Medicine 2011; 6(1):18-19 PDF
  166 Austin PC, Laupacis A. A tutorial on methods to estimating clinically and policy-meaningful measures of treatment effects in prospective observational studies: A review. The International Journal of Biostatistics 2011; 7(1) Article 6.
  165 Ko DT, Atzema CL, Donovan LR, Graham MM, Huynh T, So DY, Wang J, Wijeysundera HC, Tu JV. Rescue percutaneous coronary interventions for failed fibrinolytic therapy in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: A population-based study. Am Heart J. 2011 Apr;161(4):764-770.e1 Abstract
  164 Atzema CL, Austin PC, Tu JV, Schull  MJ. Effect of time to electrocardiogram on time from electrocardiogram to fibrinolysis in acute myocardial infarction patients. CJEM 2011; Mar;13(2):79-89 Abstract


Jackevicius CA, Tu JV, Ross JS, Ko DT, Carreon D, Krumholz HM. Use of Fibrates in the United States and Canada. JAMA 2011; 305(12):1217-1224. Abstract 


Atzema CL, Schull  MJ, Tu JV. The effect of a charted history of depression on emergency department triage and outcomes in patients with acute myocardial infarction. CMAJ 2011 [Epub ahead of print] February 28, 2011 Abstract  PDF

Guertin JR, Jackevicius CA, Cox JL et al. The potential economic impact of restricted access to angiotensin-receptor blockers. CMAJ 2011; 183(3):E180-E186Abstract  PDF