Canada Research Chair in Shared Decision Making and Knowledge Translation


Our mission: providing health professionals and their patients with the necessary skills to promote shared decision-making throughout the healthcare continuum.

News

You will find in the present section the latest news regarding the Canadian Research Chair in Shared Decision Making and Knowledge Translation

Publication

Our Team Publishes an Article on Decision Regret among Informal Caregivers Making Housing Decisions for Older Adults

Conducted by our colleague Hélène Elidor, the article entitled "Decision Regret among Informal Caregivers Making Housing Decisions for Older Adults with Cognitive Impairment: A Cross-Sectional Analysis" was published in the Medical Decision Making journal.

By Titilayo Agbadje, 19/06/2020

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Our Team Publishes an Article on Decision Regret among Informal Caregivers Making Housing Decisions for Older Adults

Conducted by our colleague Hélène Elidor, the article entitled "Decision Regret among Informal Caregivers Making Housing Decisions for Older Adults with Cognitive Impairment: A Cross-Sectional Analysis" was published in the Medical Decision Making journal.

By Titilayo Agbadje, 19/06/2020

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France Légaré Contributes to an Article Led by Dawn Stacey on the Twentieth Anniversary of the Ottawa Decision Support Framework

The article entitled 20th Anniversary Ottawa Decision Support Framework: Part 3 Overview of Systematic Reviews and Updated Framework was published in the Medical Decision Making journal. The objective of this study was to update the Ottawa Decision Support Framework based on a synthesis of evidence.

By Titilayo Agbadje, 20/05/2020

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France Légaré Contributes to an Article Led by Dawn Stacey on the Twentieth Anniversary of the Ottawa Decision Support Framework

The article entitled 20th Anniversary Ottawa Decision Support Framework: Part 3 Overview of Systematic Reviews and Updated Framework was published in the Medical Decision Making journal. The objective of this study was to update the Ottawa Decision Support Framework based on a synthesis of evidence.

By Titilayo Agbadje, 20/05/2020

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France Légaré Contributes to an Article on the Overuse of Head Computerized Tomography in Adults with Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

The article entitled Head computerized tomography overuse in adults with mild traumatic brain injury in a single Quebec emergency department was published in the Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine. The objective of this study was to estimate the overuse of computed tomography (CT) scans in adults with mild traumatic brain injury in the emergency department of a level II trauma centre in Quebec.

By Titilayo Agbadje, 20/05/2020

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France Légaré Contributes to an Article on the Overuse of Head Computerized Tomography in Adults with Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

The article entitled Head computerized tomography overuse in adults with mild traumatic brain injury in a single Quebec emergency department was published in the Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine. The objective of this study was to estimate the overuse of computed tomography (CT) scans in adults with mild traumatic brain injury in the emergency department of a level II trauma centre in Quebec.

By Titilayo Agbadje, 20/05/2020

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France Légaré contributes to an article directed by Catherine Hudon on the management of frequent users of health care services in primary care

The article entitled Case Management in Primary Care for Frequent Users of Health Care Services: A Realist Synthesis was published in the Annals of Family Medicine. The research question guiding this study was how and under what circumstances does case management in primary care work to improve outcomes for frequent users with chronic conditions?

By Titilayo Agbadje, 13/05/2020

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France Légaré contributes to an article directed by Catherine Hudon on the management of frequent users of health care services in primary care

The article entitled Case Management in Primary Care for Frequent Users of Health Care Services: A Realist Synthesis was published in the Annals of Family Medicine. The research question guiding this study was how and under what circumstances does case management in primary care work to improve outcomes for frequent users with chronic conditions?

By Titilayo Agbadje, 13/05/2020

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Activity

Our Colleague Alèxe Deom Tardif Presents Her Dissertation in 180 Seconds

We invite you to view the 180-second presentation of the thesis by our colleague Alèxe Deom Tardif, who is a master's student in public health at Université Laval. The presentation was made as part of the Integration Seminar course and is entitled: "Évaluation d’une formation de développement professionnel continu portant sur l’intégration des notions de sexe et de genre : une approche de méthodes mixtes."

By Titilayo Agbadje, 13/05/2020

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Our Colleague Alèxe Deom Tardif Presents Her Dissertation in 180 Seconds

We invite you to view the 180-second presentation of the thesis by our colleague Alèxe Deom Tardif, who is a master's student in public health at Université Laval. The presentation was made as part of the Integration Seminar course and is entitled: "Évaluation d’une formation de développement professionnel continu portant sur l’intégration des notions de sexe et de genre : une approche de méthodes mixtes."

By Titilayo Agbadje, 13/05/2020

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Tools and training

You will find in the present section the tools and trainings developed by the team of the Canada Research Chair in Shared Decision Making and Knowledge Translation

Shared decision making tools

In order to facilitate shared decision making implementation in different health contexts, these tools are available in different formats and for different types of knowledge users.

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Professional training


Our team specializes in training healthcare professionals by helping them developing the skills that will allow them to promote patient participation in decision making.

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Our team


Research team: Chairholder, Master's students, Doctoral students, Postdoctoral students, Research professionals, Collaborators ...

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Our mission

Providing health professionals and their patients with the necessary skills to promote shared decision-making throughout the healthcare continuum.

Vision

Acting as a premier training and support center and to be a cutting-edge implementation research group that helps healthcare professionals, both across Canada and abroad, to implement shared decision-making in a clinical setting.

Objectives
  • To identify primary healthcare professionals needs in order to promote strategies that encourage patients to participate in decision-making. In other words, to foster shared decision-making;

  • To assess the impact of shared decision-making on healthcare professionals and on patients.

Values
  • Professional integrity and ethics

  • Excellence and continued improvement

  • Innovation and creativity

  • Rigor and respect


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