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1.

Developing evidence-based guidance for assessment of suspected infections in care home residents.

Hughes C, Ellard DR, Campbell A, Potter R, Shaw C, Gardner E, Agus A, O'Reilly D, Underwood M, Loeb M, Stafford B, Tunney M.

BMC Geriatr. 2020 Feb 14;20(1):59. doi: 10.1186/s12877-020-1467-6.

2.

Sources of viral respiratory infections in Canadian acute care hospital healthcare personnel.

Buckrell S, Coleman BL, McNeil SA, Katz K, Muller MP, Simor A, Loeb M, Powis J, Kuster SP, Di Bella JM, Coleman KK, Drews SJ, Kohler P, McGeer A; Canadian Healthcare Worker Study Group.

J Hosp Infect. 2020 Jan 16. pii: S0195-6701(20)30012-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jhin.2020.01.009. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
31954763
3.

Genetic risk for dengue hemorrhagic fever and dengue fever in multiple ancestries.

Pare G, Neupane B, Eskandarian S, Harris E, Halstead S, Gresh L, Kuan G, Balmaseda A, Villar L, Rojas E, Osorio JE, Anh DD, De Silva AD, Premawansa S, Premawansa G, Wijewickrama A, Lorenzana I, Parham L, Rodriguez C, Fernandez-Salas I, Sanchez-Casas R, Diaz-Gonzalez EE, Saw Aye K, May WL, Thein M, Bucardo F, Reyes Y, Blandon P, Hirayama K, Weiss L, Singh P, Newton J, Loeb M; Dengue Population Genetics Program.

EBioMedicine. 2020 Jan;51:102584. doi: 10.1016/j.ebiom.2019.11.045. Epub 2020 Jan 2.

4.

Lyme neuroborreliosis presenting as spinal myoclonus.

Li X, Kirschner A, Metrie M, Loeb M.

BMJ Case Rep. 2019 Dec 29;12(12). pii: e233162. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2019-233162.

PMID:
31888906
5.

The direct healthcare costs attributable to West Nile virus illness in Ontario, Canada: a population-based cohort study using laboratory and health administrative data.

Shing E, Wang J, Nelder MP, Parpia C, Gubbay JB, Loeb M, Kristjanson E, Marchand-Austin A, Moore S, Russell C, Sider D, Sander B.

BMC Infect Dis. 2019 Dec 17;19(1):1059. doi: 10.1186/s12879-019-4596-9.

6.

Corrigendum to "Randomized controlled trial of influenza vaccine in patients with heart failure to reduce adverse vascular events (IVVE): Rationale and design" [212 (2019) 36-44].

Loeb M, Dokainish H, Dans A, Palileo-Villanueva LM, Roy A, Karaye K, Zhu J, Liang Y, Goma F, Damasceno A, AlHabib KF, Yonga G, Mondo C, Almahmeed W, Al Mulla A, Yusuf S; IVVE investigators.

Am Heart J. 2020 Mar;221:180. doi: 10.1016/j.ahj.2019.11.008. Epub 2019 Dec 12. No abstract available.

PMID:
31839177
7.

Multifaceted intervention to Reduce Antimicrobial Prescribing in Care Homes: a process evaluation of a UK-based non-randomised feasibility study.

Potter R, Campbell A, Ellard DR, Shaw C, Gardner E, Agus A, O'Reilly D, Underwood M, Loeb M, Stafford B, Tunney M, Hughes C.

BMJ Open. 2019 Nov 21;9(11):e032185. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2019-032185.

8.

Effect of seasonal influenza vaccination on influenza symptom severity among children in Hutterite communities: Follow-up study of a randomized trial.

Brent SE, Pullenayegum E, Russell ML, Loeb M.

Influenza Other Respir Viruses. 2020 Jan;14(1):28-36. doi: 10.1111/irv.12689. Epub 2019 Nov 8.

9.

Correction to: Prevention of Infections in Cardiac Surgery study (PICS): study protocol for a pragmatic cluster-randomized factorial crossover pilot trial.

van Oostveen RB, Romero-Palacios A, Whitlock R, Lee SF, Connolly S, Carignan A, Mazer CD, Loeb M, Mertz D.

Trials. 2019 Oct 16;20(1):595. doi: 10.1186/s13063-019-3771-z.

10.

Treatment of urinary tract infections in the era of antimicrobial resistance and new antimicrobial agents.

Bader MS, Loeb M, Leto D, Brooks AA.

Postgrad Med. 2019 Oct 24:1-17. doi: 10.1080/00325481.2019.1680052. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
31608743
11.

Vaccine strategies for prevention of community-acquired pneumonia in Canada: Who would benefit most from pneumococcal immunization?

Kaplan A, Arsenault P, Aw B, Brown V, Fox G, Grossman R, Jadavji T, Laferrière C, Levitz S, Loeb M, McIvor A, Mody CH, Poulin Y, Shapiro M, Tessier D, Théorêt F, Weiss K, Yaremko J, Zhanel G.

Can Fam Physician. 2019 Sep;65(9):625-633. Review.

12.

Comparative Immunogenicity of the 2014-2015 Northern Hemisphere Trivalent IIV and LAIV against Influenza A Viruses in Children.

Ang JC, Wang B, Wang JJF, Zeng PYF, Krammer F, Ward BJ, Russell ML, Loeb M, Miller MS.

Vaccines (Basel). 2019 Aug 12;7(3). pii: E87. doi: 10.3390/vaccines7030087.

13.

Pregnancy as a risk factor for severe influenza infection: an individual participant data meta-analysis.

Mertz D, Lo CK, Lytvyn L, Ortiz JR, Loeb M; FLURISK-INVESTIGATORS.

BMC Infect Dis. 2019 Aug 2;19(1):683. doi: 10.1186/s12879-019-4318-3.

14.

The burden of influenza in older adults: meeting the challenge.

Bartoszko J, Loeb M.

Aging Clin Exp Res. 2019 Jul 26. doi: 10.1007/s40520-019-01279-3. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
31347085
15.

Streptococcus pneumoniae serotype 3 is masking PCV13-mediated herd immunity in Canadian adults hospitalized with community acquired pneumonia: A study from the Serious Outcomes Surveillance (SOS) Network of the Canadian immunization research Network (CIRN).

LeBlanc JJ, ElSherif M, Ye L, MacKinnon-Cameron D, Ambrose A, Hatchette TF, Lang ALS, Gillis HD, Martin I, Demczuk W, Andrew MK, Boivin G, Bowie W, Green K, Johnstone J, Loeb M, McCarthy AE, McGeer A, Semret M, Trottier S, Valiquette L, Webster D, McNeil SA.

Vaccine. 2019 Aug 23;37(36):5466-5473. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2019.05.003. Epub 2019 Jul 23.

16.

Determining optimal community protection strategies for the influenza vaccine.

Switzer C, Babiuk L, Loeb M.

Expert Rev Vaccines. 2019 Aug;18(8):755-764. doi: 10.1080/14760584.2019.1642110. Epub 2019 Jul 17.

PMID:
31288585
17.

Validation of the Seegene RV15 multiplex PCR for the detection of influenza A subtypes and influenza B lineages during national influenza surveillance in hospitalized adults.

LeBlanc JJ, ElSherif M, Mulpuru S, Warhuus M, Ambrose A, Andrew M, Boivin G, Bowie W, Chit A, Dos Santos G, Green K, Halperin SA, Hatchette TF, Ibarguchi B, Johnstone J, Katz K, Langley JM, Lagacé-Wiens P, Loeb M, Lund A, MacKinnon-Cameron D, McCarthy A, McElhaney JE, McGeer A, Poirier A, Powis J, Richardson D, Semret M, Shinde V, Smyth D, Trottier S, Valiquette L, Webster D, Ye L, McNeil SA.

J Med Microbiol. 2019 Jul 2. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001032. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID:
31264957
18.

Reporting quality of the 2014 Ebola outbreak in Africa: A systematic analysis.

Huynh N, Baumann A, Loeb M.

PLoS One. 2019 Jun 25;14(6):e0218170. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0218170. eCollection 2019.

19.

Which healthcare workers work with acute respiratory illness? Evidence from Canadian acute-care hospitals during 4 influenza seasons: 2010-2011 to 2013-2014.

Jiang L, McGeer A, McNeil S, Katz K, Loeb M, Muller MP, Simor A, Powis J, Kohler P, Di Bella JM, Coleman BL; Canadian Healthcare Worker Study Group.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2019 Aug;40(8):889-896. doi: 10.1017/ice.2019.141. Epub 2019 Jun 18.

PMID:
31208477
20.

Randomized controlled trial of influenza vaccine in patients with heart failure to reduce adverse vascular events (IVVE): Rationale and design.

Loeb M, Dokainish H, Dans A, Palileo-Villanueva LM, Roy A, Karaye K, Zhu J, Liang Y, Goma F, Damasceno A, AlHabib KF, Yonga G, Mondo C, Almahmeed W, Al Mulla A, Yusuf S; IVVE investigators.

Am Heart J. 2019 Jun;212:36-44. doi: 10.1016/j.ahj.2019.02.009. Epub 2019 Mar 11. Erratum in: Am Heart J. 2019 Dec 12;:.

21.

Development and validation of clinical prediction models to distinguish influenza from other viruses causing acute respiratory infections in children and adults.

Vuichard-Gysin D, Mertz D, Pullenayegum E, Singh P, Smieja M, Loeb M.

PLoS One. 2019 Feb 11;14(2):e0212050. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0212050. eCollection 2019.

22.

Effectiveness of Influenza Vaccination on Hospitalizations and Risk Factors for Severe Outcomes in Hospitalized Patients With COPD.

Mulpuru S, Li L, Ye L, Hatchette T, Andrew MK, Ambrose A, Boivin G, Bowie W, Chit A, Dos Santos G, ElSherif M, Green K, Haguinet F, Halperin SA, Ibarguchi B, Johnstone J, Katz K, Langley JM, LeBlanc J, Loeb M, MacKinnon-Cameron D, McCarthy A, McElhaney JE, McGeer A, Powis J, Richardson D, Semret M, Shinde V, Smyth D, Trottier S, Valiquette L, Webster D, McNeil SA; Serious Outcomes Surveillance (SOS) Network of the Canadian Immunization Research Network (CIRN).

Chest. 2019 Jan;155(1):69-78. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2018.10.044.

PMID:
30616737
23.

Building Capacity in Long-Term Care: Supporting Homes to Provide Intravenous Therapy.

Papaioannou A, Hazzan AA, Ioannidis G, O'Donnell D, Broadhurst D, Navare H, Hillier LM, Simpson D, Loeb M.

Can Geriatr J. 2018 Dec 30;21(4):310-319. doi: 10.5770/cgj.21.327. eCollection 2018 Dec.

24.

Prevention of Infections in Cardiac Surgery study (PICS): study protocol for a pragmatic cluster-randomized factorial crossover pilot trial.

van Oostveen RB, Romero-Palacios A, Whitlock R, Lee SF, Connolly S, Carignan A, Mazer CD, Loeb M, Mertz D.

Trials. 2018 Dec 17;19(1):688. doi: 10.1186/s13063-018-3080-y. Erratum in: Trials. 2019 Oct 16;20(1):595.

25.

The Impact of Prior Season Vaccination on Subsequent Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness to Prevent Influenza-related Hospitalizations Over 4 Influenza Seasons in Canada.

Nichols MK, Andrew MK, Ye L, Hatchette TF, Ambrose A, Boivin G, Bowie W, Dos Santos G, Elsherif M, Green K, Haguinet F, Katz K, Leblanc J, Loeb M, MacKinnon-Cameron D, McCarthy A, McElhaney JE, McGeer A, Powis J, Richardson D, Semret M, Sharma R, Shinde V, Smyth D, Trottier S, Valiquette L, Webster D, McNeil SA; Serious Outcomes Surveillance (SOS) Network of the Canadian Immunization Research Network (CIRN).

Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Aug 30;69(6):970-979. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciy1009.

PMID:
30508064
26.

Satisfaction With Specific and Nonspecific Diagnoses.

Ottenhoff JSE, Derkzen L, Reichel LM, Vagner G, Loeb MD, Ring D.

J Hand Surg Am. 2019 Jun;44(6):460-466.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jhsa.2018.10.012. Epub 2018 Nov 27.

PMID:
30502015
27.

Effect of High-Dose Vitamin D Supplementation on Upper Respiratory Tract Infection Symptom Severity in Healthy Children.

Hueniken K, Aglipay M, Birken CS, Parkin PC, Loeb MB, Thorpe KE, Dai DWH, Laupacis A, Mamdani M, Mazzulli T, Maguire JL; TARGet Kids! Collaboration.

Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2019 Jun;38(6):564-568. doi: 10.1097/INF.0000000000002225.

PMID:
30399024
28.

A randomized, blinded, placebo-controlled trial comparing antibody responses to homeopathic and conventional vaccines in university students.

Loeb M, Russell ML, Neupane B, Thanabalan V, Singh P, Newton J, Pullenayegum E.

Vaccine. 2018 Nov 19;36(48):7423-7429. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2018.08.082. Epub 2018 Oct 21.

29.

Effect of Vitamin D supplementation to reduce respiratory infections in children and adolescents in Vietnam: A randomized controlled trial.

Loeb M, Dang AD, Thiem VD, Thanabalan V, Wang B, Nguyen NB, Tran HTM, Luong TM, Singh P, Smieja M, Maguire J, Pullenayegum E.

Influenza Other Respir Viruses. 2019 Mar;13(2):176-183. doi: 10.1111/irv.12615. Epub 2019 Jan 4.

30.

Antibiotic therapy for skin and soft tissue infections: a protocol for a systematic review and network meta-analysis.

Bartoszko JJ, Mertz D, Thabane L, Loeb M.

Syst Rev. 2018 Sep 11;7(1):138. doi: 10.1186/s13643-018-0804-8.

31.

The development and testing of a module on child functioning for identifying children with disabilities on surveys. I: Background.

Loeb M, Mont D, Cappa C, De Palma E, Madans J, Crialesi R.

Disabil Health J. 2018 Oct;11(4):495-501. doi: 10.1016/j.dhjo.2018.06.005. Epub 2018 Jul 18. Review.

32.

The development and testing of a module on child functioning for identifying children with disabilities on surveys. III: Field testing.

Cappa C, Mont D, Loeb M, Misunas C, Madans J, Comic T, de Castro F.

Disabil Health J. 2018 Oct;11(4):510-518. doi: 10.1016/j.dhjo.2018.06.004. Epub 2018 Jul 18.

33.

Effectiveness of Live Attenuated vs Inactivated Influenza Vaccines in Children During the 2012-2013 Through 2015-2016 Influenza Seasons in Alberta, Canada: A Canadian Immunization Research Network (CIRN) Study.

Buchan SA, Booth S, Scott AN, Simmonds KA, Svenson LW, Drews SJ, Russell ML, Crowcroft NS, Loeb M, Warshawsky BF, Kwong JC.

JAMA Pediatr. 2018 Sep 1;172(9):e181514. doi: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2018.1514. Epub 2018 Sep 4.

34.

The Development of a Decision Tool for the Empiric Treatment of Suspected Urinary Tract Infection in Frail Older Adults: A Delphi Consensus Procedure.

van Buul LW, Vreeken HL, Bradley SF, Crnich CJ, Drinka PJ, Geerlings SE, Jump RLP, Mody L, Mylotte JJ, Loeb M, Nace DA, Nicolle LE, Sloane PD, Stuart RL, Sundvall PD, Ulleryd P, Veenhuizen RB, Hertogh CMPM.

J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2018 Sep;19(9):757-764. doi: 10.1016/j.jamda.2018.05.001. Epub 2018 Jun 15.

PMID:
29910137
35.

Probiotics to Prevent Respiratory Infections in Nursing Homes: A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial.

Wang B, Hylwka T, Smieja M, Surrette M, Bowdish DME, Loeb M.

J Am Geriatr Soc. 2018 Jul;66(7):1346-1352. doi: 10.1111/jgs.15396. Epub 2018 May 9.

PMID:
29741754
36.

Does consecutive influenza vaccination reduce protection against influenza: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Bartoszko JJ, McNamara IF, Aras OAZ, Hylton DA, Zhang YB, Malhotra D, Hyett SL, Morassut RE, Rudziak P, Loeb M.

Vaccine. 2018 Jun 7;36(24):3434-3444. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2018.04.049. Epub 2018 May 1. Review.

PMID:
29724509
38.

A new species of Anchoviella (Clupeiformes: Engraulidae) from the western Amazon River in Peru, with comments on congeners in the Peruvian Amazon River.

Loeb MV, Varella HR, Menezes NA.

J Fish Biol. 2018 Jun;92(6):1720-1730. doi: 10.1111/jfb.13601. Epub 2018 Apr 6.

PMID:
29624680
39.

Out-of-Pocket Expenditures, Indirect Costs and Health-Related Quality of Life of Patients with Pulmonary Tuberculosis in Thailand.

Tanvejsilp P, Loeb M, Dushoff J, Xie F.

Pharmacoecon Open. 2018 Sep;2(3):281-296. doi: 10.1007/s41669-017-0057-9.

40.

Healthcare Resource Uses and Out-of-Pocket Expenses Associated with Pulmonary TB Treatment in Thailand.

Tanvejsilp P, Loeb M, Dushoff J, Xie F.

Pharmacoecon Open. 2018 Sep;2(3):297-308. doi: 10.1007/s41669-017-0053-0.

41.

Correction: Rapid enteric testing to permit targeted antimicrobial therapy, with and without Lactobacillus reuteri probiotics, for paediatric acute diarrhoeal disease in Botswana: A pilot, randomized, factorial, controlled trial.

Pernica JM, Steenhoff AP, Mokomane M, Moorad B, Lechiile K, Smieja M, Mazhani L, Cheng J, Kelly MS, Loeb M, Stordal K, Goldfarb DM.

PLoS One. 2018 Mar 21;13(3):e0194957. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0194957. eCollection 2018.

42.

Influenza vaccine effectiveness to prevent influenza-related hospitalizations and serious outcomes in Canadian adults over the 2011/12 through 2013/14 influenza seasons: A pooled analysis from the Canadian Immunization Research Network (CIRN) Serious Outcomes Surveillance (SOS Network).

Nichols MK, Andrew MK, Hatchette TF, Ambrose A, Boivin G, Bowie W, Chit A, Dos Santos G, ElSherif M, Green K, Haguinet F, Halperin SA, Ibarguchi B, Johnstone J, Katz K, Lagacé-Wiens P, Langley JM, LeBlanc J, Loeb M, MacKinnon-Cameron D, McCarthy A, McElhaney JE, McGeer A, Poirier A, Powis J, Richardson D, Schuind A, Semret M, Shinde V, Smith S, Smyth D, Stiver G, Taylor G, Trottier S, Valiquette L, Webster D, Ye L, McNeil SA; Serious Outcomes Surveillance Network of the Canadian Immunization Research Network (CIRN), the Toronto Invasive Bacterial Diseases Network (TIBDN).

Vaccine. 2018 Apr 12;36(16):2166-2175. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2018.02.093. Epub 2018 Mar 13.

PMID:
29548608
43.

Prevalence and predictors of low serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels in rural Canadian children.

Science M, Maguire JL, Russell ML, Smieja M, Walter SD, Loeb M.

Paediatr Child Health. 2017 Jun;22(3):125-129. doi: 10.1093/pch/pxx007. Epub 2017 May 15.

44.

Factors associated with influenza vaccination among healthcare workers in acute care hospitals in Canada.

Hussain H, McGeer A, McNeil S, Katz K, Loeb M, Simor A, Powis J, Langley J, Muller M; Canadian Health Care Worker Study Group, Coleman BL.

Influenza Other Respir Viruses. 2018 May;12(3):319-325. doi: 10.1111/irv.12545. Epub 2018 Mar 2.

45.

Short-course antimicrobial therapy for paediatric respiratory infections (SAFER): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial.

Pernica J, Harman S, Kam A, Bailey J, Carciumaru R, Khan S, Fulford M, Thabane L, Slinger R, Main C, Smieja M, Loeb M.

Trials. 2018 Feb 1;19(1):83. doi: 10.1186/s13063-018-2457-2.

46.

Influenza vaccine effectiveness against influenza-related hospitalization during a season with mixed outbreaks of four influenza viruses: a test-negative case-control study in adults in Canada.

Andrew MK, Shinde V, Hatchette T, Ambrose A, Boivin G, Bowie W, Chit A, Dos Santos G, ElSherif M, Green K, Haguinet F, Halperin SA, Ibarguchi B, Johnstone J, Katz K, Langley JM, LeBlanc J, Loeb M, MacKinnon-Cameron D, McCarthy A, McElhaney J, McGeer A, Nichols MK, Powis J, Richardson D, Semret M, Stiver G, Trottier S, Valiquette L, Webster D, Ye L, McNeil SA; Public Health Agency of Canada/Canadian Institutes of Health Research Influenza Research Network (PCIRN) Serious Outcomes Surveillance Network and the Toronto Invasive Bacterial Diseases Network (TIBDN).

BMC Infect Dis. 2017 Dec 29;17(1):805. doi: 10.1186/s12879-017-2905-8.

47.

Measuring child functioning: the Unicef/ Washington Group Module.

Loeb M, Cappa C, Crialesi R, de Palma E.

Salud Publica Mex. 2017 Jul-Aug;59(4):485-487. doi: 10.21149/8962. No abstract available.

PMID:
29211271
48.

Resource utilization and cost of influenza requiring hospitalization in Canadian adults: A study from the serious outcomes surveillance network of the Canadian Immunization Research Network.

Ng C, Ye L, Noorduyn SG, Hux M, Thommes E, Goeree R, Ambrose A, Andrew MK, Hatchette T, Boivin G, Bowie W, ElSherif M, Green K, Johnstone J, Katz K, Leblanc J, Loeb M, MacKinnon-Cameron D, McCarthy A, McElhaney J, McGeer A, Poirier A, Powis J, Richardson D, Sharma R, Semret M, Smith S, Smyth D, Stiver G, Trottier S, Valiquette L, Webster D, McNeil SA; Serious Outcomes Surveillance Network of the Canadian Immunization Research Network (CIRN) Investigators; Toronto Invasive Bacterial Diseases Network (TIBDN) Investigators.

Influenza Other Respir Viruses. 2018 Mar;12(2):232-240. doi: 10.1111/irv.12521. Epub 2018 Jan 24.

49.

Health-related quality of life in persons with West Nile virus infection: a longitudinal cohort study.

Yeung MW, Tomlinson G, Loeb M, Sander B.

Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2017 Oct 23;15(1):210. doi: 10.1186/s12955-017-0787-5.

50.

Assessing the reporting quality of influenza outbreaks in the community.

Lo C, Mertz D, Loeb M.

Influenza Other Respir Viruses. 2017 Nov;11(6):556-563. doi: 10.1111/irv.12516.

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