November 24 2014
This review assesses the effects of the use of collaborative writing applications on process outcomes, including the behaviour of healthcare professionals and patient outcomes. The review will critically appraise and summarize current evidence on the resource use, costs, and cost-effectiveness associated with these applications and explore the effects of their various features and implementation factors on process and patient outcomes.
Authors: Archambault PM, van de Belt TH, Faber MJ, Plaisance A, Kuziemsky C, Gagnon MP, Turgeon A, Aubin K, Poitras J, Horsley T, Lapointe J, Brand K, Witteman W, Lachaine J, Légaré F.
October 20 2014
Dr. Légaré's plenary will focus on the changing landscape of primary care research at the NAPCRG annual scientific meeting which will be held in New York, from the 21st to the 25th of November, 2014.
October 14 2014
Our team contributes to an article in JMIR Research Protocols entitled: « Development and validation of questionnaires exploring health care professionals' intention to use wiki-based reminders to promote best practices in trauma ».
The article discusses the development and validity of questionnaires exploring health care professionals' intention to use wiki-based to promote best practices in trauma.
The results shows that our new theory-based questionnaires have adequate validity and reliability for use in large surveys. In the long run, they can be used to develop a theory-based implementation intervention for a wiki promoting best practices in trauma care.
Authors : Archambault PM, Gagnon S, Gagnon MP, Turcotte S, Lapointe J, Fleet R, Côté M, Beaupré P, Le Sage N, Emond M, Légaré F.
October 10 2014
Dr. France Légaré will be a speaker at the E-GAPPS II conference being sponsored by Guidelines International Network North America in partnership with the New York Academy of Medicine, Section on Evidence Based Health Care, from the 2nd to 3th of March, 2015. For more details, go to http://goo.gl/ZqCuc5 or look at the promotional flyer.
September 16 2014
Our team published the updated Cochrane review: "Interventions for Improving the Adoption of Shared Decision Making by Healthcare Professionals". The review includes 39 studies assessing interventions for improving the adoption of shared decision making by healthcare professionals.
Authors: Légaré F, Stacey D, Turcotte S, Cossi MJ, Kryworuchko J, Graham ID, Lyddiatt A, Politi MC, Thomson R, Elwyn G, Donner-Banzhoff N.