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What are adults with IBD eating? A closer look at the dietary habits of a population-based Canadian IBD cohort
(Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, 2014-09-04)
Background: A comprehensive study of what individuals with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) are eating that encompasses food avoidance, dietary sugar consumption, and a comparison with the non-IBD Canadian population has ...
A population-based controlled study of social support, self perceived stress, activity and work issues and access to health care in IBD
(Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, 2008)
Differential item functioning of the SF-12 in a population-based regional joint replacement registry
Abstract Background Joint replacement, an increasingly common procedure amongst older adults, can substantially improve health-related quality of life (HRQoL). However, ...
Accuracy of Thresholds Based on Cadence and Lifestyle Counts per Minute to Detect Outdoor Walking in Older Adults With Mobility Limitations
(Human Kinetics, Inc., 2020-05)
To determine the optimal threshold, based on cadence and lifestyle counts per minute, to detect outdoor walking in mobility-limited older adults. Methods: Older adults (N = 25, median age: 77.0 years, interquartile range: ...
Validity of the RAI-MDS for ascertaining diabetes and comorbid conditions in long-term care facility residents
Abstract Background This study assessed the validity of the Resident Assessment Instrument Minimum Data Set (RAI-MDS) Version 2.0 for diagnoses of diabetes and comorbid conditions in residents ...
Predictive performance of comorbidity measures in administrative databases for diabetes cohorts
Abstract Background The performance of comorbidity measures for predicting mortality in chronic disease populations and using ICD-9 diagnosis codes in administrative health data has been ...
Validation of administrative health data for the pediatric population: a scoping review
Abstract Background The purpose of this research was to perform a scoping review of published literature on the validity of administrative health data for ascertaining health conditions in the ...
Development of an administrative definition for celiac disease
Abstract Objective The investigation and management of celiac disease places a high burden on the health care system. Accurate methods to ascertain cases of celiac disease ...
Impact of missing data on bias and precision when estimating change in patient-reported outcomes from a clinical registry
Abstract Background Clinical registries, which capture information about the health and healthcare use of patients with a health condition or treatment, often contain ...