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Monica Taljaard, PhD

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Selected Publications

• Murray DM, Taljaard M, Turner EL, George SM. Essential Ingredients and Innovations in the Design and Analysis of Group-Randomized Trials. Annual review of public health, 2019;41: 1-19 10.1146/annurev-publhealth-040119–094027. doi: 10.1146/annurev-publhealth-040119-094027

• Taljaard M, McDonald S, Nicholls SG, Carroll K, Hey SP, Grimshaw JM, Fergusson DA, Zwarenstein M, McKenzie JE. A search filter to identify pragmatic trials in MEDLINE was highly specific but lacked sensitivity. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology 2020;124:75-84

• Teerenstra S, Taljaard M, Haenen A, Huis A, Atsma F, Rodwell L, Hulscher M. Sample size calculation for stepped-wedge cluster-randomized trials with more than two levels of clustering. Clinical Trials. 2019; 16(3):225-236. doi: 10.1177/1740774519829053

• Thiruganasambandamoorthy V, Rowe BH, Sivilotti MLA, McRae AD, Arcot K, Nemnom M, Huang L*, Mukarram M, Krahn AD, Wells GA, Taljaard M. Duration of Electrocardiographic Monitoring of Emergency Department Patients with Syncope. Circulation. 2019; 139(11):1396-1406

• Hemming K, Taljaard M. Reflection on modern methods: when is a stepped-wedge cluster randomized trial a good study design choice? International Journal of Epidemiology. Accepted 1 April 2020

• Stiell IG, Sivilotti MLA, Taljaard M, Birnie D, Vadeboncoeur A, Hohl CM, McRae A, Rowe BH, Brison RJ, Thiruganasambandamoorthy V, Macle L, Borgundvaag B, Morris J, Mercier E, Clement CM, Brinkhurst J, Sheehan C, Brown E, Nemnom M, Wells GA, Perry JJ. Electrical versus pharmacological cardioversion for emergency department patients with acute atrial fibrillation (RAFF2): a partial factorial randomised trial. The Lancet 2020; 395(102219): 339-349

Listings from The Ottawa Hospital Library

This lists the 10 most recent publications in The Ottawa Hospital's Library database from this researcher.This database only starts tracking a researcher's publications once they start working at the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute.

McIsaac, Daniel I.; Fergusson, Dean A.; Khadaroo, Rachel; Meliambro, Amanda; Muscedere, John; Gillis, Chelsia; Hladkowicz, Emily; Taljaard, Monica, 2022, PREPARE trial: a protocol for a multicentre randomised trial of frailty-focused preoperative exercise to decrease postoperative complication rates and disability scores, BMJ OPEN, 12, 8 ➤ view abstract

Patel, Dilan; Taljaard, Monica; Yadav, Krishan; Hickey, Michael; Perry, Jeffrey J., 2022, Effect of hand versus electronic signatures on response rates in postal surveys: a randomised controlled trial among emergency physicians in Canada, BMJ OPEN, 12, 8 ➤ view abstract

Hemming, Karla; Taljaard, Monica, 2022, Estimands in cluster trials: thinking carefully about the target of inference and the consequences for analysis choice, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY

Myran, Daniel Thomas; Roberts, Rhiannon; Pugliese, Michael; Taljaard, Monica; Tanuseputro, Peter; Pacula, Rosalie Liccardo, 2022, Changes in Emergency Department Visits for Cannabis Hyperemesis Syndrome Following Recreational Cannabis Legalization and Subsequent Commercialization in Ontario, Canada, JAMA NETWORK OPEN, 5, 9 ➤ view abstract

Lane, Daniel J.; Scheuermeyer, Frank X.; Nemnom, Marie-Joe; Taljaard, Monica; Stiell, Ian, 2022, Effect of specialist consultation on emergency department revisits among patients with uncomplicated recent-onset atrial fibrillation or flutter, CANADIAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 24, 7, 760-769 ➤ view abstract

Zheng, Bo; Taljaard, Monica; Aaron, Shawn D.; Yadav, Krishan; Rowe, Brian H.; Chan, Chrystal; Stiell, Ian G., 2022, Association between antibiotics and rehospitalization in patients with acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease discharged from the emergency department, CANADIAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 24, 7, 725-734 ➤ view abstract

Al-Jaishi, Ahmed A.; Taljaard, Monica; Al-Jaishi, Melissa D.; Abdullah, Sheikh S.; Thabane, Lehana; Devereaux, P. J.; Dixon, Stephanie N.; Garg, Amit X., 2022, Machine learning algorithms to identify cluster randomized trials from MEDLINE and EMBASE, SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS, 11, 1 ➤ view abstract

Giraudeau, Bruno; Caille, Agnes; Eldridge, Sandra M.; Weijer, Charles; Zwarenstein, Merrick; Taljaard, Monica, 2022, Heterogeneity in pragmatic randomised trials: sources and management, BMC MEDICINE, 20, 1 ➤ view abstract

Taljaard, Monica; Nicholls, Stuart G.; Howie, Alison H.; Nix, Hayden P.; Carroll, Kelly; Moon, Paxton M.; Nightingale, Natalie M.; Giraudeau, Bruno; Hey, Spencer P.; Eldridge, Sandra M.; Weijer, Charles; Zwarenstein, Merrick, 2022, An analysis of published trials found that current use of pragmatic trial labels is uninformative, JOURNAL OF CLINICAL EPIDEMIOLOGY, 151, 113-121 ➤ view abstract

Stelfox, Henry T.; Brundin-Mather, Rebecca; Soo, Andrea; Whalen-Browne, Liam; Kashyap, Devika; Sauro, Khara M.; Bagshaw, Sean M.; Fiest, Kirsten M.; Taljaard, Monica; Leigh, Jeanne Parsons, 2022, A Multiple Baseline Trial of an Electronic ICU Discharge Summary Tool for Improving Quality of Care*, CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, 50, 11, 1566-1576 ➤ view abstract

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