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Franco Momoli, MSc, PhD
613-737-7600 ext. 6012
fmomoli@uottawa.ca

Publications

Selected Publications

1. Sadetzki S, Langer CE, Bruchim R, Kundi M, Merletti F, Vermeulen R, Kromhout H, Lee A-K, Maslanyj M, Sim MR, Taki M, Wiart J, Armstrong B, Milne E, Benke G, Schattner R, Hutter H-P, Woehrer A, Krewski D, Mohipp C, Momoli F, Ritvo P, Spinelli J, Lacour B, Delmas D, Remen T, Radon K, Weinmann T, Klostermann S, Heinrich S, Petridou E, Bouka E, Panagopoulou P, Dikshit R, Nagrani R, Even-Nir H, Chetrit A, Maule M, Migliore E, Filippini G, Miligi L, Mattioli S, Yamaguchi N, Kojimahara N, Ha M, Choi K-H, Mannetje A', Eng A, Woodward A, Carretero G, Alguacil J, Aragones N, Suare-Varela MM, Goedhart G, Schouten-van Meeteren AAYN, Reedijk AAMJ and Cardis E (2014) The MOBI-Kids study protocol: challenges in assessing childhood and adolescent exposure to electromagnetic fields from wireless telecommunication technologies and possible association with brain tumor risk. Front. Public Health 2:124. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2014.00124

2. Katz S, Vaccani, J-P, Barrowman N, Momoli F, Murto K. Does Neck-to-Waist Ratio Predict Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Children? Accepted by Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine.

3. Breau RH, Kokolo MB; Punjani N, Cagiannos I, Beck A, Niznick N, Buenaventura C, Cowan J, Knoll G, Momoli F, Morash C, Ruzicka M, Schachkina S, Tinmouth A, Xie HY, Fergusson DA, Efficacy and safety of lysine analogs during pelvic surgery: a systematic review. Transfusion Medicine Reviews (Accepted).

4. Lawlor PG, Davis DH, Ansari M, Hosie A, Kanji S, Momoli F, Bush SH, Watanabe S, Currow DC, Gagnon B, Agar M, Bruera E, Meagher D, deRooij SE, Adamis D, Caraceni A, Marchington K, Stewart DJ. An Analytic Framework for Delirium Research in Palliative Care Settings: Integrated Epidemiological, Clinician-Researcher and Knowledge User Perspectives. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2014 Apr 8 doi: 10.1016/j.painsymman.2013.12.245 epublished ahead of print.

5. Dhanani S, Hornby L, Ward R, Baker A, Dodek P, Chamber-Evans J, Fowler R, Friedrich J, Gow R, Kutsogiannis DJ, McIntyre L, Momoli F, Morin K, Ramsay T, Scales D, Writer H, Yildirim S, Young B, Shemie S. Vital Signs after Cardiac Arrest Following Withdrawal of Life-Sustaining Therapy: A Multicenter Prospective Observational Study. Criti Care Med. 2014 May 7 epublished ahead of print.

Thornhill RE, Lum C, Jaberi A, Stefanski P, Torres CH, Momoli F, Petrcich W, Dowlatshahi D. Can Shape Analysis Differentiate Free-floating Internal Carotid Artery Thrombus from Atherosclerotic Plaque in Patients Evaluated with CTA for Stroke or Transient Ischemic Attack? Acad Radiol. 2014 Mar;21(3):345-54.

Katz S, Murto k, Barrowman N, Clarke J, Hoey L, Momoli F, Laberge R, Vaccani J-P. Neck Circumference Percentile: A Screening Tool for Pediatric Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Pediatric Pulmonology. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2014 Feb 21. Doi: 10.1002/ppul.23003 epublished ahead of print.

Dowlatshahi D, Wasserman JK, Momoli F, Petrcich W, Stotts G, Hogan M, Sharma M, Aviv RI, Demchuk AM, Chakraborty S; on behalf of the Ottawa Stroke Research Group. Evolution of Computed Tomography Angiography Spot Sign Is Consistent With a Site of Active Hemorrhage in Acute Intracerebral Hemorrhage. Stroke 2014 Jan;45(1):277-80.

Jaberi A, Lum C, Stefanski P, Thornhill R, Iancu D, Petricich W, Momoli F, Torres C, Dowlatshahi D. Computed tomography angiography intraluminal filling defect is predictive of internal carotid artery free-floating thrombus. Neuroradiology2014 Jan;56(1):15-23

Lavallée LT, Fergusson D, Mallick R, Grenon R, Morgan SC, Momoli F, Witiuk K, Morash C, Cagiannos I, Breau RH. Radiotherapy after radical prostatectomy: treatment recommendations differ between urologists and radiation oncologists. PLoSOne.2013 Nov 4;8(11):e79773

Punjani N, Lavallée LT, Momoli F, Fergusson D, Witiuk K, Mallick R, Morash C, Cagiannos I, Breau RH. Blood Transfusion and Hemostatic Agents during Radical Cystectomy. Can Urol Assoc J. 2013 May-Jun;7(5-6):E275-80.

Grohmann B, Brazeau-Gravelle P, Momoli F, Moreau K, Zhang T, Keely E. (2012). Health care provider perceptions of communicating gestational weight gain recommendations to overweight/obese pregnant women. Obstetric Medicine 5: 161-165.

Momoli F, Abrahamowicz M, Parent M-E, Krewski D, Siemiatycki J. (2010) Analysis of multiple exposures: An empirical comparison of results from conventional and semi-Bayes modelling strategies. Epidemiology 21: 144-151.

Yenugadhati N, Birkett NJ, Momoli F, Krewski D. (2009) Occupations and Lung Cancer: A Population-Based Case-Control Study in British Columbia. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health – Part A – Current Issues 72: 658-675

Yenugadhati N, Band PR, Birkett NJ, Fang R, Momoli F, MacArthur AC, Krewski D. (2009) Industries and Lung Cancer: A Population-Based Case-Control Study in British Columbia. Toxicology and Environmental Chemistry 91(3): 451-484.

Kulaga S, Hagel B, Brogly S, Momoli F. (2002) Epidemiology Research. The Lancet 360 (9328): 259-260.

Wolfson C, Perrault A, Moride Y, Esdaile JM, Abenhaim L, Momoli F. (2002) A Case-Control Analysis of Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs and Alzheimer's Disease: Are They Protective?Neuroepidemiology 21, 81-86.

Wolfson C, Oremus M, Shukla V, Momoli F, Demers L, Perrault A, Moride Y. (2001) Donepezil and Rivastigmine in the Treatment of Alzheimer's Disease: A Best Evidence Synthesis of the Evidence for Efficacy and Cost-Effectiveness. Clinical Therapeutics 24 (6), 862-886.

Oremus M, Wolfson C, Perrault A, Demers, L, Momoli F, Moride Y. (2001) Interrater reliability of the modified Jadad quality scale for systematic reviews of Alzheimer's disease drug trials. Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders 12, 232-236.

Nalbantoglu J, Tirado-Santiago G, Lahsaini A, Poirier J, Goncalves O, Verge G, Momoli F, Welner S, Massicotte G, Julien J-P, Shapiro M. (1997) Impaired learning and LTP in mice expressing the carboxy terminus of the Alzheimer amyloid precursor protein. Nature 387, 500-505.

Published abstracts and conference proceedings

Norton L, Benson C, Grafton T, Dhanani S, Hornby S, Ward R, Shemie S, Young B. Electroencephalogram Activity During Withdrawal of Life Sustaining Therapy, for the DDEPICT Investigators Group, the Canadian Critical Care Trials Group, and the LEOB Research Consortium in Organ Tissue Donation. *F. Momoli is a member of the DDEPICT Investigator Group. October 2012

Dhanani S, Ward R, Hornby L, Shemie SD. Pilot Feasibility Study Observing Physiologic Changes that Occur with Death after Cardiac Arrest, for the DDEPICT Investigators Group, and the Canadian Critical Care Trials. *F. Momoli is a member of the DDEPICT Investigator Group. October 2012.

Katz S, Vaccani JP, Bradbury C, Barrowman N, Momoli F,LaBerge R, Murto K. Are neck circumference and central adiposity predictors of OSA in children? Paediatric Respiratory Reviews (June 2011), 12, Supplement 1, pg. S77-S78

Momoli F, Parent M-E, Siemiatycki J, Platt R, Richardson L, Bedard D, Cardis E, McBride M, Krewski D. (2011) A Probabilistic Multiple-Bias Model Applied to a Study of Mobile Phone Use and Risk of Glioma. AJE 173 (suppl 11): S29.

Momoli F, Parent M-E, Abrahamowicz M, Nadon L, Lakhani R, Latreille B, Krewski D, Siemiatycki J.(2007) Lung cancer risk from selected occupational chemicals. AJE 165: S102-S102.

Momoli F, Siemiatycki J, Parent M.-E., Abrahamowicz, M. (2005) Semi-Bayes models: An Empirical Comparison of Modeling Approaches in a Study of Lung Cancer and Occupational Chemicals.AJE 161: S72-S72.

Poster Presentations

Momoli F, Pintos J, Parent ME, Richardson L, Krewski D, Siemiatycki J, Pooled analysis of two case-control studies of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and risk of lung cancer. EPICOH: 23rd Conference on Epidemiology in Occupational Health, Utrecht, The Netherlands, June 2013.

Chakraborty S, Stotts G, Hogan MJ, Demchuk A, Aviv R, Sharma M, Momoli F, Dowlatshahi D, Dynamic characterisation of CT angiographic ‘spot sign'for the ECR 2013, European Congress of Radiology, Vienna, Mar. 7-11/13.

Dhanani S, Hornby L, Ward R, Shemie S, Pilot Study for the Determination of Death After Cardiac Arrest for the DDEPICT Investigator Group, the Critical Care Trials Group, and the Loeb Research Consortium in Organ and Tissue Donation, October 2012. *F. Momoli is a member of the DDEPICT Investigator Group.

Norton L, Benson C, Dhanani S, Hornby L, Ward R, Shemie S, Young GB, Electroencephalogram Activity During Withdrawal of Life Sustaining Therapy for the DDEPICT Investigator Group, the Canadian Critical Care Trials Group, and the Loeb Research Consortium in Organ and Tissue Donation, October 2012. *F. Momoli is a member of the DDEPICT Investigator Group.

Katz SL, Murto K, Barrowman N, Clarke J, Hoey L, Momoli F, LaBerge R, Vaccani J-P. Neck Circumference Percentile: A Screening Tool for Pediatric Obstructive Sleep Apnea. For the American Academy of Sleep Medicine in Baltimore, May 2013.

Katz SL, Murto K, Barrowman N, Momoli F, Vaccani J-P, Laberge R, Hoey L.Neck Circumference Percentile: A Screening Tool for Pediatric Obstructive Sleep Apnea. For the 27th Annual Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies in Baltimore, June 5, 2013.

Technical reports

Risk Sciences International (2010) Assessment of human exposure to aluminium, aluminium oxide, and aluminium hydroxide. Prepared for the European Aluminium Association, under requirements of REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation, and Restriction of Chemicals). [lead investigator and author]

Momoli F, Karyakina N, Dennis J, Farhat N, Krewski D (2008) Chrysotile asbestos exposure in Canada. Prepared for the Safe Environments Programme, Health Canada. [lead investigator and author]

Wolfson C, Moride Y, Perrault A, Momoli F, Demers L, Oremus M. Drug treatments of Alzheimer's disease. I. A comparative analysis of clinical trials. Technology Report, Issue 8, May 2000, Ottawa: Canadian Coordinating Office of Health Technology Assessment (CCOHTA).

Wolfson C, Moride Y, Perrault A, Momoli F, Demers L, Oremus M. Drug treatments of Alzheimer's disease. II. A review of outcome measures in clinical trials. Technology Report, Issue 9, May 2000, Ottawa: Canadian Coordinating Office of Health Technology Assessment (CCOHTA).