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Douglas McKim
613-737-8899 x 75318


Selected Publications

Rose L, Fowler R, Goldstein RS, Katz S, Leasa D, Pedersen S, McKim D., The CanuVent Group Patient transitions relevant to individuals requiring on-going ventilator assistance: A Delphi study. Can Respir J 2014 (in press)

Sandoz J, LeBlanc C, McKim DA (Senior Author). Digital downloads to optimize non-invasive ventilation in patients with neuromuscular disease. Respir Care. 2013 Aug 13. Epub ahead of print PMID:23942753

LeBlanc, Carole, Lavallee, Lyne, King, Judy, Taylor-Sussex, Rebecca, Woolnough, Andrew, McKim, DA. (Senior Author) A Comparative Study of Three Portable Oxygen Concentrators during a 6-Minute Walk Test in Patients with Chronic Lung Disease.  Respiratory Care 2013 58(10):1598–1605

McKim DA, Griller N, LeBlanc C, Woolnough A, King J. 24 hour non-invasive ventilation in Duchenne muscular dystrophy: a safe alternative to tracheostomy. Can Respir J 2013:20(1); e5 - e9

Srour N, LeBlanc C, King J, McKim DA (Senior Author). Lung volume recruitment in Multiple Sclerosis. PLoS One 2013 8(1):e56676. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0056676,

McKim DA, Hendin A, LeBlanc C, et al. Tracheostomy Decannulation and Cough Peak Flows, Am J Phys Med Rehab 2012 Aug;91(8):666-70

Katz S, McKim DA, Hoey L, et al. Respiratory management strategies for Duchenne muscular dystrophy: Practice variation amongst Canadian subspecialists, Ped Pulmonol, 2012: 10.1002

McKim DA, Katz SL, LeBlanc C, et al. Lung Volume Recruitment Slows Lung Function Decline in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, Archives of Phys Med Rehab 2012 Jul;93(7):1117-22

McKim DA, King J, Walker K, LeBlanc C, Timpson D, Wilson KG, Marks M, Curran D, Woolnough A. Formal ventilation patient education for ALS predicts real-life choices. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, 2012; 13: 59–65

McKim DA, Road J, Avendano M, et al. Canadian Thoracic Society Clinical Practice Guidelines; Home Mechanical Ventilation. Can Respir J 2011;18(4):197-215.