Publications

 

Samuels, C. et al. The influence of sleep quality and burnout on career intentions of family physicians. (manuscript submitted). 

Ross, S. et al. Developing and testing the validity of case definitions for pelvic floor disorders in women who consult family medicine practices in Canada. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology (manuscript submitted). 

Parker, G. et al. An archetype for the mdical home: Team-based care in a rural setting. Canadian Family Physician (manuscript accepted). 

Drummond, N. et al. Antidepressant and antipsychotic prescribing in people with dementia. Canadian Family Physician (manuscript accepted). 

Williamson, T., Miyagishima, R.C., Derochie, J.D., & Drummond, N.  (2017). Manual review of electronic medical records as a reference standard for case definition development: A validation study. CMAJ Open, 5(4), E830-E833. 

Bello, A. K., Ronksley, P. E., Tangri, N., Singer, A., Grill, A., Nitsch, D., Queenan, J. A., Lindeman, C., Soos, B., Freiheit, E., Tuot, D., Mangin, D. & Drummond, N. (2017). A national surveillance project on chronic kidney disease management in Canadian primary care: A study protocol. BMJ Open, 7 (8). 

Garies, S., Birtwhistle, R.V., Drummond, N., Queenan, J., & Williamson, T. (2017). Dat Resource Profile: national electronic medical record data from the Canadian Primary Care Sentinel Surveillance Network (CPCSSN). International Journal of Epidemiology, 46(4), 1091-1092f. 

Cave, A. J., Davey, C., Ahmadi, E., Drummond, N., Fuentes, S., Kazemi-Bajestani, S. M. R., Sharpe, H. & Taylor, M. (2016). Development of a validated algorithm for the diagnosis of paediatric asthma in electronic medical records.  Primary Care Respiratory Medicine,  26, 16085.  

Cave, A. J., Sharpe, H., Anselmo, M., Befus, A.D., Currie, G., Davey, C., Drummond, N., Graham, J., Green, L.A., Grimshaw, J., Kam, K., Manca, D.P., Nettel-Aguirre, A., Potestio, M.L., Rowe, B.H., Scott, S.D., Williamson, T., & Johnson, D.W. (2016). Primary Care Pathway for Childhood Asthma: Protocol for a Randomized Cluster-Controlled Trial.  JMIR Res Protoc, 5(1), PMC4804104.

 Drummond, N., Birtwhistle, R., Williamson, T., Khan, S., Garies, S., & Molnar, F. (2016). Prevalence and management of dementia in primary care practices with electronic medical records: a report from the Canadian Primary Care Sentinel Surveillance Network. CMAJ Open4(2), E177-E184.

Queenan, J. A., Williamson, T., Khan, S., Drummond, N., Garies, S., Morkem, R., & Birtwhistle, R. (2016). Representativeness of patients and providers in the Canadian Primary Care Sentinel Surveillance Network: A cross-sectional study. CMAJ Open, 4(1), E28-E32.

Garies, S., Irving, A., Williamson, T., & Drummond, N. (2015). Using EMR data to evaluate a physician-developed lifestyle plan for obese patients in primary care. Canadian Family Physician61(5), e225-e231.

Greiver, M., Drummond, N., Birtwhistle, R., Queenan, J., & Lambert-Lanning, A. (2015). Using EMRs to fuel quality improvements. Canadian Family Physician. 61 (1), 92.

Quail. P., Ahmed, S.A., Shaw, M., Parry, S., Hofmeister M. & Drummond, N. (2015). Effectiveness of a health care aide educational intervention to improve recognition of urinary tract infection and nursing home acquired pneumonia symptoms in Long-Term Care Facilities: A pre-post intervention trial. Jour Nursing Home Res, 1, 62-65. DOI :10.14283/jnhrs.2015.11

Williamson, T., Green, M.E., Birtwhistle, R., Khan, S., Garies, S., Wong, S.T., Natarajan, N., Manca, D., & Drummond, N. (2014). Validating the 8 CPCSSN case definition for chronic disease surveillance in a primary care database of electronic health records. Ann Fam Med, 12(4), 367-72.

Elumir-Tanner L. &  Doraty M. (2011). Management of Papanicolaou test results that lack endocervical cells. CMAJ, 183(5), 563–568.

Garies, S., Jackson, D., Aliarzadeh, B., Keshavjee, K., Martin, K. & Williamson, T. (2013). Sentinel Eye: Improving usability of smoking data in EMR systems. Can Fam Physician, 59(1), 108–108.

Kotecha, J.A., Manca, D., Lambert-Lanning, A., Keshavjee, K., Drummond, N., Godwin, M., Greiver, M., Putnam, W., Lussier, M-T. &  Birtwhistle, R. (2011). Ethics and privacy issues of a practice-based surveillance system: Need for a national-level institutional research ethics board and consent standards. Can Fam Physician, 57(10), 1165–1173.

 

Presentations

 

2018

Pham A, Soos B, Lindeman C, et al. Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors and Incidence of Dementia in Southern Alberta Primary Care Settings. Poster presentation. Annual Scientific Assembly, Banff, AB. March 2-3, 2018

Johnston I, Miles B, Perez G, Soos B, Drummond N. Assessing Cardiovascular Risk in Primary Care - Applying the CCS Lipid Guidelines Using National EMR Data. Poster presentation. Annual Scientific Assembly, Banff, AB. March 2-3, 2018. 

Soos B, Lindeman C, Pham A, O'Bierne M, Noseworthy T, Bernhart J, Gersbach B, Gersbach G, Scharrer J, Scoular R J, Boykott E, Geldart G, Manell L, Scott S, Tweddell K, Drummond N. Incorporating patient and community member input in project review process. Poster presentation. SPOR Summer Institute, Calgary, AB. May 14-16, 2018. 

2017

Pham A, Soos B, Lindeman C, Voaklander D, Drummond N. Risk Factors for Dementia in Primary Care Settings. Poster presentation. Annual Scientific Assembly, Banff, AB. March 2017, Family Medicine Forum, Montreal, QC. November 2017 & North American Primary Care Research Group, Montreal, QC. November 2017. 

2016

Garies S, Shaw M, Drummond N, Williamson T. Is Body Mass Index Preferentially Recorded in Primary Care Patients with Specific Demographic and Clinical Indicators? Poster presentation. Annual Scientific Assembly (Alberta College of Family Physicians), Banff, AB. Mar 4-5, 2016.

Cave A, Davey C, Garies S, Ahmadi E, Rodriguez SF, Bajestani SMRK, Drummond N. Development of a Validated Algorithm for Diagnosis of Asthma in Electronic Medical Records. Paper presentation. 8th International Primary Care Respiratory Group World Conference, Amsterdam, Netherlands. May 25-28, 2016.

Pham A, Soos B, Lindeman C, Voaklander D, Drummond N. Risk Factors for Dementia in Primary Care Settings. Poster presentation. INSIGHTS, Edmonton, AB. September, 2016 & International Forum on Public Health Education, Edmonton, AB. November, 2016. 

2015

 

2014

Drummond N, Garies S, Manca D, Green L, Barber T, Rowe B. Community-Based Primary Care Research Infrastructure in Alberta. Oral presentation. Annual Scientific Assembly (Alberta College of Family Physicians), Banff, AB. Feb 27-Mar 1, 2014.

Jackson D, Drummond N, Fast H, Garies S, Ross S. An Electronic Tool for Developing Case Definitions in Canadian Primary Care Sentinel Surveillance Network (CPCSSN) EMR Data. Oral presentation. North American Primary Care Research GroupNew York, NY. Nov 21-25, 2014.

2013

Jackson D, Garies S, Neufeld K, Aghoram R, Drummond N. Developing a Method for Cleaning and Classifying Smoking Data in Primary Care Electronic Medical Records. Poster presentation. Annual Scientific Assembly (Alberta College of Family Physicians). Banff, AB. Feb 28-Mar 2, 2013.

Sargent R, Brocklebank C, Williamson T, Tam-Tham H, Quail P, Turner D, Drummond N. Assuring the Quality of Pharmacist-Managed Warfarin Dosing in Long-Term Care. Poster presentation. Annual Scientific Assembly (Alberta College of Family Physicians), Banff, AB. Feb 28-Mar 2, 2013.

Sargent R, Brocklebank C, Williamson T, Tam-Tham H, Quail P, Turner D, Drummond N. Assuring the Quality of Pharmacist-Managed Warfarin Dosing in Long-Term Care. Oral presentation. Annual Scientific Assembly (Alberta College of Family Physicians), Banff, AB. Feb 28-Mar 2, 2013.

Smith P, Samuels C, Cave A, Thompson C, Drummond N.The Influence of Sleep Quality and Burnout on the Career Intentions of Family Physicians. Poster presentation. Annual Scientific Assembly (Alberta College of Family Physicians), Banff, AB. Feb 28-Mar 2, 2013.

Wedel R, Gelber T, Wilde M, Popson-Esau L, Thompson C, Drummond N. The Better Living Programme – Improving Cancer Care in Rural Settings. Poster presentation. Annual Scientific Assembly (Alberta College of Family Physicians), Banff, AB. Feb 28-Mar 2, 2013.

Drummond N, Tam-Tham H, Thompson C. The Southern Alberta Primary Care Research Network: A Research Initiative by Primary Care Practitioners for Primary Care Practitioners. Poster presentation. Campus Alberta Health Outcomes and Public Health Forum. Edmonton, AB. Apr 23, 2013.

Garis S, Jackson D, Drummond N. Using Electronic Medical Record Data from Primary Care Settings: A New Data Source for Chronic Disease Surveillance and Research. Poster presentation. Campus Alberta Health Outcomes and Public Health Forum. Edmonton, AB. Apr 23, 2013.

Green L, Drummond N, Manca D. Building an Interdisciplinary, Practice-Based Primary Care Research Network in Alberta. Poster presentation. Campus Alberta Health Outcomes and Public Health Forum. Edmonton, AB. Apr 23, 2013.

Sargent R, Brocklebank C, Williamson T, Tam-Tham H, Quail P, Turner D, Drummond N. Assuring the Quality of Pharmacist-Managed Warfarin Dosing in Long-Term Care. Poster presentation. Department of Family Medicine Research Day (University of Alberta), Edmonton, AB. Jun 7, 2013.

 

2012

Quail P, Mutikani J, Miller B, Nygard L, Hofmeister M, Doraty M, Ahmad S, Drummond N. Identifying Urinary Tract Infections and Nursing Home Acquired Pneumonia in Long Term Care: An Educational Intervention. Oral presentation. Annual Scientific Assembly (Alberta College of Family Physicians). Banff, AB. Feb 23, 2012.

Garies S, Aghoram R, Jackson D, Drummond N. Description of elderly patients with depression in primary care settings in southern Alberta. Oral presentation, Family Medicine Forum (College of Family Physicians of Canada). Toronto, Canada. Nov 14-17, 2012.

Aghoram R, Jackson D, Molnar F, Postuma RB, Jette N, Birtwhistle R, Williamson T, Lambert-Lanning A, Grava-Grubins I. Optimizing Case Identification in Electronic Medical Records Database. Oral presentation. Family Medicine Forum (College of Family Physicians of Canada). Toronto, ON. Nov 14-17, 2012.

Sargent R, Brocklebank C, Williamson T, Tam H, Quail P, Turner D, Drummond, N. Pharmacist-Managed Warfarin Protocol in Long-Term Care. Poster presentation. Gerontological Society of America, San Diego, CA. Nov, 2012.

Aghoram R Garies S, Neufeld K, Jackson D, Drummond N. Antidepressant Prescriptions for Older Individuals with Depression in Primary Care. Poster presentation. North American Primary Care Research Group. New Orleans, LA. Dec 1-5, 2012.

Garies S, Neufeld K, Aghoram R, Jackson D, Drummond N. Documenting Smoking Status in Primary Care Electronic Medical Records. Poster presentation. North American Primary Care Research Group. New Orleans, LA. Dec 1-5, 2012.

Jackson D, Garies S, Neufeld K, Aghoram R, Drummond N. Developing a method for cleaning and classifying smoking data in primary care electronic medical records. Poster presentation, North American Primary Care Research Group. New Orleans, LA. Dec 1-5, 2012.

2011

Forst D, Jackson D, Drummond N, Manca D, Boffa J, Martin K, Keshavjee K. Primary Care Data Revealed: An Electronic Data Presentation Tool. Poster presentation. Annual Scientific Assembly (Alberta College of Family Physicians). Banff, AB. Feb 24-25, 2011.

Boffa J, Jackson D, Drummond N. Utilising EMR data for Chronic Disease reporting. Poster presentation, Department of Family Medicine Annual Meeting (U of C). Calgary, AB. Jun 1, 2011.

Drummond N, Boffa J, Jackson D, Bennet T, Katz A, Keshavjee K.  Improving Recording of Socio-Demographic and Risk Factor Data in the Canadian Primary Care Sentinel Surveillance Network (CPCSSN) Database. Oral presentation. Canadian Public Health Association Conference. Montreal, QC. Jun 18-22, 2011.

Sargent R, Brocklebank C, Quail P, Turner D, Dharma-Wardenem M, Williamson T, Doraty M, Tam H, Linton D, Drummond N.  On behalf of the Southern Alberta Primary Care Research Network, Dept of Family Medicine, UoC.  Poster presented at Accelerating Primary Care Conference. Edmonton, Oct 2-4, 2011. 

Seigel K, Babinec P, Bucholtz L, Williamson T, Hignell D, Doraty M, Drummond N.  Patient Centered Care Plans: The Effect of Multi-Disciplinary Involvement on Health Outcomes in Primary Care.  On behalf of the Southern Alberta Primary Care Research Network, Department of Family Medicine, UofC.  Poster presentation. Accelerating Primary Care conference, Edmonton, AB. Oct 2-4, 2011. 

Montgomery L, Labrie N, Fralick J, Williamson T, Doraty M, Tam H, Linton D, Drummond N. Nabilone for the Treatment of Chronic Pain.  On behalf of the Southern Alberta Primary Care Research Network, Department of Family Medicine, U of C. Poster presentation. Accelerating Primary Care conference, Edmonton AB. Oct 2-4, 2011.

Boffa J, Drummond N, Marshall D, Todd S, Jackson D, Forst B, Manca D. Application of EMR Data from Primary Care Networks in Modelling Resource Use for Osteoarthritis Patients in Alberta. Poster presentation. Family Medicine Forum (College of Family Physicians of Canada). Montreal, AB. Nov 3-5, 2011.

Montgomery L, Labrie N, Fralick J, Williamson T, Doraty M, Tam H, Linton D, Drummond N. Nabilone for the Treatment of Chronic Pain.  On behalf of the Southern Alberta Primary Care Research Network, Department of Family Medicine, UofC.  Poster presentation. Family Medicine Forum. Montreal, QC. Nov 3-5, 2011.

Quail P, Mutikani J, Miller B, Nygard L, Hofmeister M, Doraty M, Ahmad S, Drummond N. Identifying Urinary Tract Infections and Nursing Home Acquired Pneumonia in Long Term Care: An Educational Intervention. Poster presentation. Family Medicine Forum, Montreal, QC, Nov 3-5, 2011.

Seigel K, Babinec P, Bucholtz L, Williamson T, Hignell D, Doraty M, Drummond N.  Patient Centered Care Plans: The Effect of Multi-Disciplinary Involvement on Health Outcomes in Primary Care.  On behalf of the Southern Alberta Primary Care Research Network, Department of Family Medicine, UoC.  Poster presentation. Family Medicine Forum. Montreal, QC. Nov 3-5, 2011. 

Sargent R, Brocklebank C, Quail P, Turner D, Dharma-Wardene M, Williamson T, Doraty M, Tam H, Linton D, Drummond N. On Behalf of the Southern Alberta Primary Care Research Network, Dept of Family Medicine, UoC. Poster to be presented at Family Medicine Forum. Montreal, QC, Nov 3-5, 2011.

Boffa J, Irving AM, Williamson T, Jackson D, Gringas S, Drummond N. Weight Change Amongst Obese Patients on a Physician-Developed Diet Plan in Southern Alberta. Poster presentation. Family Medicine Forum (College of Family Physicians of Canada). Montreal, QC. Nov 3-5, 2011.

Kadhim-Saleh A, Hunter D, Drummond N, Birthwhistle R, Green M, Williamson T.  A Validation Study of Computer-Based Diagnostic Algorithms for Chronic Disease Surveillance. Poster presentation. North American Primary Care Research Group (NAPCRG). Banff, AB. Nov 12-16, 2011.
 

2010

Seigel K, Drummond N, Doraty M, Babinec P, Bucholtz L. Patient-Centered Care Plans: The Effect of Multidisciplinary Involvement on Outcome in Primary Care. Poster presentation. Family Medicine Forum, Vancouver, B.C. October 14-16, 2010.

Warren M, Foolen C, Landsbergen E, Morris T, Woods D, Drummond N, Doraty, M.  MRSA Colonization Amongst Patients of a Small Community Hospital. 7th Annual Red Deer College Interprofessional Health Research Day. Red Deer, AB. Friday, October 15, 2010.

Forst D, Jackson D, Drummond N, Manca D, Boffa J, Martin K, Keshavjee K. Primary Care Data Revealed: An Electronic Data Presentation Tool. Oral presentation [D. Forst], Department of Family Medicine Research Forum (U of A). Edmonton, AB. Oct 28, 2010.

Montgomery L, Labrie N, Drummond N, Fralick J, Williamson T, Doraty M, Tam H, Linton D. Nabilone for the Treatment of Chronic Pain. Poster presentation. 2010 North American Primary Care Research Group Annual Meeting. Seattle WA. November 13 – 17, 2010.

Boffa J, Drummond N. The Canadian Primary Care Sentinel Surveillance Network (CPCSSN) Project: A Look at Diabetes Mellitus in Calgary Utilizing a National Chronic Disease Database. Oral presentation. Community Health Sciences Seminar (U of C). Calgary, AB. Dec 17, 2010.
 

2009

Doraty M, Drummond N.  Writers’ Bloc: A Support Group to Encourage Academic Publishing.  On behalf of the Southern Alberta Primary Care Research Network (SAPCReN). Family Medicine Forum, Calgary, AB. Oct 29-31, 2009.

Samuels C, Smith P, Cave A, Doraty M, Drummond N.  The Influence of Sleep Quality and Burnout on the Career Intentions of Family Physicians: A Project in Progress. On behalf of the Southern Alberta Primary Care Research Network (SAPCReN). Poster Presentation.  Family Medicine Forum, Calgary, AB. Oct 29-31, 2009.

Warren M, Foolen C, Landsbergen E, Morris T, Woods D, Doraty M, Drummond N.  MRSA Colonization Amongst Patients of a Small Community Hospital. Family Medicine Forum, Calgary, AB. Oct 29-31, 2009.