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Validating a popular outpatient antibiotic database to reliably identify high prescribing physicians for patients 65 years of age and older.

Schwartz KL, Chen C, Langford BJ, Brown KA, Daneman N, Johnstone J, Wu JH, Leung V, Garber G.

PLoS One. 2019 Sep 26;14(9):e0223097. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0223097. eCollection 2019.


Investigating the relationship between vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus control practices and the incidence of health care-associated Clostridioides difficile infections in Ontario.

Ling R, Achonu C, Li Y, Katz KC, Garber G, Johnstone J.

Am J Infect Control. 2019 Sep 21. pii: S0196-6553(19)30784-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2019.08.021. [Epub ahead of print]


Incidence of Hospitalizations and Emergency Department Visits for Herpes Zoster in Immunocompromised and Immunocompetent Adults in Ontario, Canada, 2002-2016.

Buchan SA, Daneman N, Wang J, Garber G, Wormsbecker AE, Wilson SE, Deeks SL.

Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Aug 22. pii: ciz769. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciz769. [Epub ahead of print]


Influencing duration of antibiotic therapy: A behavior change analysis in long-term care.

Langford BJ, Quirk J, Carey S, Daneman N, Garber GE.

Am J Infect Control. 2019 Jul 18. pii: S0196-6553(19)30601-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2019.05.020. [Epub ahead of print]


The Urine Culturing Cascade: Variation in Nursing Home Urine Culturing and Association with Antibiotic Use and C. difficile infection.

Brown KA, Daneman N, Schwartz KL, Langford B, McGeer A, Quirk J, Diong C, Garber G.

Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Jun 14. pii: ciz482. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciz482. [Epub ahead of print]


Predictors and variability of antibiotic prescribing amongst family physicians.

Schwartz KL, Brown KA, Etches J, Langford BJ, Daneman N, Tu K, Johnstone J, Achonu C, Garber G.

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2019 Jul 1;74(7):2098-2105. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkz112.


Reducing unnecessary urine culturing and antibiotic overprescribing in long-term care: a before-and-after analysis.

Brown KA, Chambers A, MacFarlane S, Langford B, Leung V, Quirk J, Schwartz KL, Garber G.

CMAJ Open. 2019 Mar 29;7(1):E174-E181. doi: 10.9778/cmajo.20180064. Print 2019 Jan-Mar.


Comparing prescribing and dispensing databases to study antibiotic use: a validation study of the Electronic Medical Record Administrative data Linked Database (EMRALD).

Schwartz KL, Wilton AS, Langford BJ, Brown KA, Daneman N, Garber G, Johnstone J, Adomako K, Achonu C, Tu K.

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2019 Jul 1;74(7):2091-2097. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkz033.


The Association of Resident Communication Abilities and Antibiotic Use in Long-Term Care.

Saxena FE, Bronskill SE, Brown KA, Campitelli MA, Garber G, Langford B, Maxwell CJ, McCormack D, Schwartz KL, Daneman N.

J Am Geriatr Soc. 2019 Jun;67(6):1164-1173. doi: 10.1111/jgs.15771. Epub 2019 Jan 28.


Late-career Physicians Prescribe Longer Courses of Antibiotics.

Fernandez-Lazaro CI, Brown KA, Langford BJ, Daneman N, Garber G, Schwartz KL.

Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Oct 15;69(9):1467-1475. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciy1130.


Application of the Theoretical Domains Framework to identify factors that influence hand hygiene compliance in long-term care.

Smith JD, Corace KM, MacDonald TK, Fabrigar LR, Saedi A, Chaplin A, MacFarlane S, Valickis D, Garber GE.

J Hosp Infect. 2019 Apr;101(4):393-398. doi: 10.1016/j.jhin.2018.12.014. Epub 2018 Dec 28.


Antimicrobial Stewardship Programs in Long-Term Care Settings: A Meta-Analysis and Systematic Review.

Wu JH, Langford BJ, Daneman N, Friedrich JO, Garber G.

J Am Geriatr Soc. 2019 Feb;67(2):392-399. doi: 10.1111/jgs.15675. Epub 2018 Dec 5.


A recipe for antimicrobial stewardship success: Using intervention mapping to develop a program to reduce antibiotic overuse in long-term care.

Chambers A, MacFarlane S, Zvonar R, Evans G, Moore JE, Langford BJ, Augustin A, Cooper S, Quirk J, McCreight L, Garber G.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2019 Jan;40(1):24-31. doi: 10.1017/ice.2018.281. Epub 2018 Nov 5.


Regional variability in outpatient antibiotic use in Ontario, Canada: a retrospective cross-sectional study.

Schwartz KL, Achonu C, Brown KA, Langford B, Daneman N, Johnstone J, Garber G.

CMAJ Open. 2018 Oct 31;6(4):E445-E452. doi: 10.9778/cmajo.20180017. Print 2018 Oct-Dec.


Evaluating comparative effectiveness of psychosocial interventions for persons receiving opioid agonist therapy for opioid use disorder: protocol for a systematic review.

Rice DB, Hutton B, Poulin P, Sproule BA, Wolfe D, Moher D, Thavorn K, Garber G, Taha S, Porath A, Willows M, Esmaeilisaraji L, Yazdi F, Shea B, Skidmore B, Corace K.

BMJ Open. 2018 Oct 18;8(10):e023902. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-023902.


HCV core antigen as an alternative to HCV RNA testing in the era of direct-acting antivirals: retrospective screening and diagnostic cohort studies.

van Tilborg M, Al Marzooqi SH, Wong WWL, Maan R, Vermehren J, Maasoumy B, Mazzulli T, Bolotin S, Garber G, Guerra F, Flud CR, Kowgier M, Janssen HL, de Knegt RJ, Pawlotsky JM, Cloherty GA, Duarte-Rojo A, Sarrazin C, Wedemeyer H, Feld JJ.

Lancet Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2018 Dec;3(12):856-864. doi: 10.1016/S2468-1253(18)30271-1. Epub 2018 Sep 28.


Comparison of qPCR versus culture for the detection and quantification of Clostridium difficile environmental contamination.

MacDougall LK, Broukhanski G, Simor A, Johnstone J, Mubareka S, McGeer A, Daneman N, Garber G, Brown KA.

PLoS One. 2018 Aug 30;13(8):e0201569. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0201569. eCollection 2018.


Increased environmental sample area and recovery of Clostridium difficile spores from hospital surfaces by quantitative PCR and enrichment culture.

Brown KA, MacDougall LK, Valenta K, Simor A, Johnstone J, Mubareka S, Broukhanski G, Garber G, McGeer A, Daneman N.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2018 Aug;39(8):917-923. doi: 10.1017/ice.2018.103.


Evaluating Antimicrobial Use and Spectrum of Activity in Ontario Hospitals: Feasibility of a Multicentered Point Prevalence Study.

Leung V, Li M, Wu JH, Langford B, Zvonar R, Powis J, Longpre J, Béïque L, Gill S, Ho G, Garber G.

Open Forum Infect Dis. 2018 May 24;5(6):ofy110. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofy110. eCollection 2018 Jun.


Patient- and hospital-level predictors of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus (VRE) bacteremia in Ontario, Canada.

Johnstone J, Chen C, Rosella L, Adomako K, Policarpio ME, Lam F, Prematunge C, Garber G; Ontario VRE Investigators.

Am J Infect Control. 2018 Nov;46(11):1266-1271. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2018.05.003. Epub 2018 Jun 11.


Assessing the impact of antibiotic stewardship program elements on antibiotic use across acute-care hospitals: an observational study.

Langford BJ, Wu JH, Brown KA, Wang X, Leung V, Tan C, Garber G, Daneman N.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2018 Aug;39(8):941-946. doi: 10.1017/ice.2018.121. Epub 2018 Jun 12.


Influence of an independent quarterly audit on publicly reported vancomycin-resistant enterocococi bacteremia data in Ontario, Canada.

Prematunge C, Policarpio ME, Johnstone J, Adomako K, Nadolny E, Lam F, Li Y, Brown KA, Garber G.

Am J Infect Control. 2018 Sep;46(9):1036-1040. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2018.02.016. Epub 2018 Apr 13.


Antimicrobial stewardship by family physicians.

Langford BJ, Schwartz KL, Garber GE.

Can Fam Physician. 2018 Mar;64(3):168-169. No abstract available.


Potential Negative Effects of Antimicrobial Allergy Labelling on Patient Care: A Systematic Review.

Wu JH, Langford BJ, Schwartz KL, Zvonar R, Raybardhan S, Leung V, Garber G.

Can J Hosp Pharm. 2018 Jan-Feb;71(1):29-35. Epub 2018 Mar 7. Review.


Seasonal Influenza Forecasting in Real Time Using the Incidence Decay With Exponential Adjustment Model.

Nasserie T, Tuite AR, Whitmore L, Hatchette T, Drews SJ, Peci A, Kwong JC, Friedman D, Garber G, Gubbay J, Fisman DN.

Open Forum Infect Dis. 2017 Sep 27;4(3):ofx166. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofx166. eCollection 2017 Summer.


Landscape of antimicrobial stewardship programs in Ontario: a survey of hospitals.

Leung V, Wu JH, Langford BJ, Garber G.

CMAJ Open. 2018 Feb 2;6(1):E71-E76. doi: 10.9778/cmajo.20170111.


Population-based estimate of hepatitis C virus prevalence in Ontario, Canada.

Bolotin S, Feld JJ, Garber G, Wong WWL, Guerra FM, Mazzulli T.

PLoS One. 2018 Jan 23;13(1):e0191184. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0191184. eCollection 2018.


Direct-Acting Antiviral Therapy Outcomes in Canadian Chronic Hepatitis C Telemedicine Patients.

Cooper CL, Hatashita H, Corsi DJ, Parmar P, Corrin R, Garber G.

Ann Hepatol. 2017 November-December,;16(6):874-880. doi: 10.5604/01.3001.0010.5277.


Effective communication of public health guidance to emergency department clinicians in the setting of emerging incidents: a qualitative study and framework.

Khan Y, Sanford S, Sider D, Moore K, Garber G, de Villa E, Schwartz B.

BMC Health Serv Res. 2017 Apr 28;17(1):312. doi: 10.1186/s12913-017-2220-5.


Direct-Acting Antiviral Therapy Outcomes in Canadian Chronic Hepatitis C Telemedicine Patients.

Cooper CL, Hatashita H, Corsi DJ, Parmar P, Corrin R, Garber G.

Ann Hepatol. 2017 Nov - Dec;16(6):874-880. doi: 10.5604/01.3001.0010.5277.


Variability in antibiotic use across Ontario acute care hospitals.

Tan C, Vermeulen M, Wang X, Zvonar R, Garber G, Daneman N.

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2017 Feb;72(2):554-563. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkw454. Epub 2016 Nov 17.


Using expert process to combat Clostridium difficile infections.

Guerreiro I, Achonu C, Volkening G, MacFarlane S, McCreight L, Egan C, Robertson J, Garber G.

Am J Infect Control. 2016 Dec 1;44(12):1451-1453. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2016.03.066. Epub 2016 Jul 19.


An HIV-tailored quit-smoking counselling pilot intervention targeting depressive symptoms plus Nicotine Replacement Therapy.

Balfour L, Wiebe SA, Cameron WD, Sandre D, Pipe A, Cooper C, Angel J, Garber G, Holly C, Dalgleish TL, Tasca GA, MacPherson PA.

AIDS Care. 2017 Jan;29(1):24-31. Epub 2016 Jul 19.


Using behavior change frameworks to improve healthcare worker influenza vaccination rates: A systematic review.

Corace KM, Srigley JA, Hargadon DP, Yu D, MacDonald TK, Fabrigar LR, Garber GE.

Vaccine. 2016 Jun 14;34(28):3235-42. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2016.04.071. Epub 2016 May 5. Review.


Effectiveness of N95 respirators versus surgical masks in protecting health care workers from acute respiratory infection: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Smith JD, MacDougall CC, Johnstone J, Copes RA, Schwartz B, Garber GE.

CMAJ. 2016 May 17;188(8):567-574. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.150835. Epub 2016 Mar 7. Review.


VRE and VSE Bacteremia Outcomes in the Era of Effective VRE Therapy: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.

Prematunge C, MacDougall C, Johnstone J, Adomako K, Lam F, Robertson J, Garber G.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2016 Jan;37(1):26-35. doi: 10.1017/ice.2015.228. Epub 2015 Oct 5. Review.


Applying psychological frameworks of behaviour change to improve healthcare worker hand hygiene: a systematic review.

Srigley JA, Corace K, Hargadon DP, Yu D, MacDonald T, Fabrigar L, Garber G.

J Hosp Infect. 2015 Nov;91(3):202-10. doi: 10.1016/j.jhin.2015.06.019. Epub 2015 Aug 4. Review.


Examining Perceptions about Mandatory Influenza Vaccination of Healthcare Workers through Online Comments on News Stories.

Lei Y, Pereira JA, Quach S, Bettinger JA, Kwong JC, Corace K, Garber G, Feinberg Y, Guay M; Public Health Agency of Canada/Canadian Institutes of Health Research Influenza Research Network Program Delivery and Evaluation Group.

PLoS One. 2015 Jun 18;10(6):e0129993. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0129993. eCollection 2015.


Trichomonas vaginalis infection induces vaginal CD4+ T-cell infiltration in a mouse model: a vaccine strategy to reduce vaginal infection and HIV transmission.

Smith JD, Garber GE.

J Infect Dis. 2015 Jul 15;212(2):285-93. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiv036. Epub 2015 Jan 23.


Therapeutic drug monitoring for triazoles: A needs assessment review and recommendations from a Canadian perspective.

Laverdiere M, Bow EJ, Rotstein C, Autmizguine J, Broady R, Garber G, Haider S, Hussaini T, Husain S, Ovetchkine P, Seki JT, Théorêt Y.

Can J Infect Dis Med Microbiol. 2014 Nov-Dec;25(6):327-43. Review.


Effects of circadian disruption on methamphetamine consumption in methamphetamine-exposed rats.

Doyle SE, Feng H, Garber G, Menaker M, Lynch WJ.

Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2015 Jun;232(12):2169-79. doi: 10.1007/s00213-014-3845-2. Epub 2014 Dec 30.


When knowledge is not enough: changing behavior to change vaccination results.

Corace K, Garber G.

Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2014;10(9):2623-4. doi: 10.4161/21645515.2014.970076. Epub 2014 Oct 30.


Qualitative motivators and barriers to pandemic vs. seasonal influenza vaccination among healthcare workers: a content analysis.

Prematunge C, Corace K, McCarthy A, Nair RC, Roth V, Suh KN, Garber G.

Vaccine. 2014 Dec 12;32(52):7128-34. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2014.10.023. Epub 2014 Oct 28.


Marijuana use in hepatitis C infection does not affect liver biopsy histology or treatment outcomes.

Liu T, Howell GT, Turner L, Corace K, Garber G, Cooper C.

Can J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2014 Jul-Aug;28(7):381-4.


A shift in the role of glutamatergic signaling in the nucleus accumbens core with the development of an addicted phenotype.

Doyle SE, Ramôa C, Garber G, Newman J, Toor Z, Lynch WJ.

Biol Psychiatry. 2014 Nov 15;76(10):810-5. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2014.02.005. Epub 2014 Feb 14.


Current status and prospects for development of a vaccine against Trichomonas vaginalis infections.

Smith J, Garber GE.

Vaccine. 2014 Mar 20;32(14):1588-94. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2013.07.050. Epub 2013 Aug 3.


Predicting influenza vaccination uptake among health care workers: what are the key motivators?

Corace K, Prematunge C, McCarthy A, Nair RC, Roth V, Hayes T, Suh KN, Balfour L, Garber G.

Am J Infect Control. 2013 Aug;41(8):679-84. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2013.01.014. Epub 2013 Mar 22.


Factors influencing pandemic influenza vaccination of healthcare workers--a systematic review.

Prematunge C, Corace K, McCarthy A, Nair RC, Pugsley R, Garber G.

Vaccine. 2012 Jul 6;30(32):4733-43. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2012.05.018. Epub 2012 May 27. Review.


Effect of sodium channel abundance on Drosophila development, reproductive capacity and aging.

Garber G, Smith LA, Reenan RA, Rogina B.

Fly (Austin). 2012 Jan-Mar;6(1):57-67. doi: 10.4161/fly.18570. Epub 2012 Jan 1.


HIV knowledge among Canadian-born and sub-Saharan African-born patients living with HIV.

Tulloch HE, Balfour L, Kowal J, Tasca GA, Angel JB, Garber G, Macpherson P, Cooper C, Cameron DW.

J Immigr Minor Health. 2012 Feb;14(1):132-9. doi: 10.1007/s10903-011-9480-7.


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