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Exploring role clarity in interorganizational spread and scale-up initiatives: the 'INSPIRED' COPD collaborative.

Ly O, Sibbald SL, Verma JY, Rocker GM.

BMC Health Serv Res. 2018 Sep 3;18(1):680. doi: 10.1186/s12913-018-3474-2.


The New "Opioid Crisis": Scientific Bias, Media Attention, and Potential Harms for Patients with Refractory Dyspnea.

Rocker G, Bourbeau J, Downar J.

J Palliat Med. 2018 Feb;21(2):120-122. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2017.0619. No abstract available.


New models of care for respiratory disease: A thematic edition.

Rocker G, Farquhar M, Verma J.

Chron Respir Dis. 2018 Feb;15(1):3-4. doi: 10.1177/1479972316679682. Epub 2017 Oct 5. No abstract available.


Spreading improvements for advanced COPD care through a Canadian Collaborative.

Rocker GM, Amar C, Laframboise WL, Burns J, Verma JY.

Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis. 2017 Jul 26;12:2157-2164. doi: 10.2147/COPD.S140043. eCollection 2017.


Expanding The INSPIRED COPD Outreach Program™ to the emergency department: a feasibility assessment.

Gillis D, Demmons J, Rocker G.

Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis. 2017 May 29;12:1597-1604. doi: 10.2147/COPD.S136183. eCollection 2017.


Improving care for advanced COPD through practice change: Experiences of participation in a Canadian spread collaborative.

Verma JY, Amar C, Sibbald S, Rocker GM.

Chron Respir Dis. 2018 Feb;15(1):5-18. doi: 10.1177/1479972317712720. Epub 2017 Jun 14. Review.


Harms of overoxygenation in patients with exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Rocker G.

CMAJ. 2017 Jun 5;189(22):E762-E763. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.170196. No abstract available. Erratum in: CMAJ. 2017 Jun 26;189(25):E872.


Opioids in COPD: a cause of death or a marker of illness severity?

Downar J, Colman R, Horton R, Hernandez P, Rocker G.

Eur Respir J. 2016 Nov;48(5):1520-1521. doi: 10.1183/13993003.01443-2016. No abstract available.


Palliative care for chronic illness: driving change.

Rocker G, Downar J, Morrison RS.

CMAJ. 2016 Dec 6;188(17-18):E493-E498. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.151454. Epub 2016 Aug 22. Review. No abstract available.


Have a nice trip.

Rocker GM.

CMAJ. 2015 Oct 19. pii: cmaj.150719. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available.


Managing dyspnea in advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: balancing all the evidence.

Mularski RA, Rocker G.

Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2015 Jul;12(7):978-80. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201504-249ED. No abstract available.


A real sting in the tail.

Rocker GM.

CMAJ. 2015 Mar 9. pii: cmaj.141552. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available.


Palliative Care in Advanced Lung Disease: The Challenge of Integrating Palliation Into Everyday Care.

Rocker GM, Simpson AC, Horton R.

Chest. 2015 Sep;148(3):801-809. doi: 10.1378/chest.14-2593.


Number Needed To… $ave?

Rocker GM, Verma JY, Demmons J, Mittmann N.

Clin Invest Med. 2015 Feb 6;38(1):E11-4.


'INSPIRED' COPD Outreach Program™: doing the right things right.

Rocker GM, Verma JY.

Clin Invest Med. 2014 Oct 4;37(5):E311-9.


Dying with dignity in the intensive care unit.

Cook D, Rocker G.

N Engl J Med. 2014 Jun 26;370(26):2506-14. doi: 10.1056/NEJMra1208795. Review. No abstract available.


An official American Thoracic Society workshop report: assessment and palliative management of dyspnea crisis.

Mularski RA, Reinke LF, Carrieri-Kohlman V, Fischer MD, Campbell ML, Rocker G, Schneidman A, Jacobs SS, Arnold R, Benditt JO, Booth S, Byock I, Chan GK, Curtis JR, Donesky D, Hansen-Flaschen J, Heffner J, Klein R, Limberg TM, Manning HL, Morrison RS, Ries AL, Schmidt GA, Selecky PA, Truog RD, Wang AC, White DB; ATS Ad Hoc Committee on Palliative Management of Dyspnea Crisis.

Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2013 Oct;10(5):S98-106. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201306-169ST.


Enhancing the quality of end-of-life care in Canada.

Cook D, Rocker G, Heyland D.

CMAJ. 2013 Nov 5;185(16):1383-4. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.130716. Epub 2013 Sep 23. No abstract available.


'INSPIRED' approaches to better care for patients with advanced COPD.

Rocker GM, Cook D.

Clin Invest Med. 2013 Jun 1;36(3):E114-20.


End of life care in Canada: a report from the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences Forum.

Cook D, Rocker G.

Clin Invest Med. 2013 Jun 1;36(3):E112-3. No abstract available.


Implementing a palliative care trial in advanced COPD: a feasibility assessment (the COPD IMPACT study).

Horton R, Rocker G, Dale A, Young J, Hernandez P, Sinuff T.

J Palliat Med. 2013 Jan;16(1):67-73. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2012.0285.


Opioid therapy for refractory dyspnea in patients with advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: patients' experiences and outcomes.

Rocker GM, Simpson AC; Joanne Young BHSc, Horton R, Sinuff T, Demmons J; Margaret Donahue MDiv MAHSR, Hernandez P, Marciniuk D.

CMAJ Open. 2013 Jan 24;1(1):E27-36. doi: 10.9778/cmajo.20120031. eCollection 2013 Jan.


Using opioids to treat dyspnea in advanced COPD: attitudes and experiences of family physicians and respiratory therapists.

Young J, Donahue M, Farquhar M, Simpson C, Rocker G.

Can Fam Physician. 2012 Jul;58(7):e401-7.


Physician assisted dying...if ever there were a case.

Rocker GM.

J Palliat Med. 2012 Jun;15(6):718. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2012.0015. No abstract available.


Perspectives of patients, family caregivers and physicians about the use of opioids for refractory dyspnea in advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Rocker G, Young J, Donahue M, Farquhar M, Simpson C.

CMAJ. 2012 Jun 12;184(9):E497-504. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.111758. Epub 2012 Apr 23.


The relationship between organizational culture and family satisfaction in critical care.

Dodek PM, Wong H, Heyland DK, Cook DJ, Rocker GM, Kutsogiannis DJ, Dale C, Fowler R, Robinson S, Ayas NT; Canadian Researchers at the End of Life Network (CARENET).

Crit Care Med. 2012 May;40(5):1506-12. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0b013e318241e368.


Palliation of dyspnea.

Rocker G.

Chron Respir Dis. 2012 Feb;9(1):49-50. doi: 10.1177/1479972311433420. No abstract available.


Organizational and safety culture in Canadian intensive care units: relationship to size of intensive care unit and physician management model.

Dodek PM, Wong H, Jaswal D, Heyland DK, Cook DJ, Rocker GM, Kutsogiannis DJ, Dale C, Fowler R, Ayas NT.

J Crit Care. 2012 Feb;27(1):11-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrc.2011.07.078. Epub 2011 Sep 29.


Managing dyspnea in patients with advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a Canadian Thoracic Society clinical practice guideline.

Marciniuk DD, Goodridge D, Hernandez P, Rocker G, Balter M, Bailey P, Ford G, Bourbeau J, O'Donnell DE, Maltais F, Mularski RA, Cave AJ, Mayers I, Kennedy V, Oliver TK, Brown C; Canadian Thoracic Society COPD Committee Dyspnea Expert Working Group.

Can Respir J. 2011 Mar-Apr;18(2):69-78. Review.


Clinical practice guidelines for the use of noninvasive positive-pressure ventilation and noninvasive continuous positive airway pressure in the acute care setting.

Keenan SP, Sinuff T, Burns KE, Muscedere J, Kutsogiannis J, Mehta S, Cook DJ, Ayas N, Adhikari NK, Hand L, Scales DC, Pagnotta R, Lazosky L, Rocker G, Dial S, Laupland K, Sanders K, Dodek P; Canadian Critical Care Trials Group/Canadian Critical Care Society Noninvasive Ventilation Guidelines Group.

CMAJ. 2011 Feb 22;183(3):E195-214. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.100071. Epub 2011 Feb 14. No abstract available.


Qualitative analysis of an intensive care unit family satisfaction survey.

Henrich NJ, Dodek P, Heyland D, Cook D, Rocker G, Kutsogiannis D, Dale C, Fowler R, Ayas N.

Crit Care Med. 2011 May;39(5):1000-5. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0b013e31820a92fb.


A strategy to advance the evidence base in palliative medicine: formation of a palliative care research cooperative group.

Abernethy AP, Aziz NM, Basch E, Bull J, Cleeland CS, Currow DC, Fairclough D, Hanson L, Hauser J, Ko D, Lloyd L, Morrison RS, Otis-Green S, Pantilat S, Portenoy RK, Ritchie C, Rocker G, Wheeler JL, Zafar SY, Kutner JS.

J Palliat Med. 2010 Dec;13(12):1407-13. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2010.0261. Epub 2010 Nov 24.


An uncertain death.

Rocker G.

CMAJ. 2010 Nov 9;182(16):1816. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.101188. Epub 2010 Oct 25. No abstract available.


Defining priorities for improving end-of-life care in Canada.

Heyland DK, Cook DJ, Rocker GM, Dodek PM, Kutsogiannis DJ, Skrobik Y, Jiang X, Day AG, Cohen SR; Canadian Researchers at the End of Life Network (CARENET).

CMAJ. 2010 Nov 9;182(16):E747-52. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.100131. Epub 2010 Oct 4.


A day at a time: caregiving on the edge in advanced COPD.

Simpson AC, Young J, Donahue M, Rocker G.

Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis. 2010 Jun 3;5:141-51.


The development and validation of a novel questionnaire to measure patient and family satisfaction with end-of-life care: the Canadian Health Care Evaluation Project (CANHELP) Questionnaire.

Heyland DK, Cook DJ, Rocker GM, Dodek PM, Kutsogiannis DJ, Skrobik Y, Jiang X, Day AG, Cohen SR; Canadian Researchers at the End of Life Network.

Palliat Med. 2010 Oct;24(7):682-95. doi: 10.1177/0269216310373168. Epub 2010 Jul 6.


Factors associated with opioid dispensation for patients with COPD and lung cancer in the last year of life: A retrospective analysis.

Goodridge D, Lawson J, Rocker G, Marciniuk D, Rennie D.

Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis. 2010 May 6;5:99-105.


The dyspnea target: can we zero in on opioid responsiveness in advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease?

Horton R, Rocker G, Currow D.

Curr Opin Support Palliat Care. 2010 Jun;4(2):92-6. Review.


Contemporary issues in refractory dyspnoea in advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Horton R, Rocker G.

Curr Opin Support Palliat Care. 2010 Jun;4(2):56-62. doi: 10.1097/SPC.0b013e328338c1c6. Review.


Discussing prognosis with patients and their families near the end of life: impact on satisfaction with end-of-life care.

Heyland DK, Allan DE, Rocker G, Dodek P, Pichora D, Gafni A; Canadian Researchers at the End-of-Life Network (CARENET).

Open Med. 2009 Jun 16;3(2):e101-10.


Mind the gap: Opportunities for improving end-of-life care for patients with advanced heart failure.

Strachan PH, Ross H, Rocker GM, Dodek PM, Heyland DK; Canadian Researchers at the End of Life Network (CARENET).

Can J Cardiol. 2009 Nov;25(11):635-40.


End-of-life care for persons with advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: report of a national interdisciplinary consensus meeting.

Goodridge DM, Marciniuk DD, Brooks D, van Dam A, Hutchinson S, Bailey P, Baxter S, Dorasamy P, Dumont S, Hassan S, Hernandez P, Kerigan A, Rocker G, Wilson D, Young J.

Can Respir J. 2009 Sep-Oct;16(5):e51-3.


Palliation of dyspnoea in advanced COPD: revisiting a role for opioids.

Rocker G, Horton R, Currow D, Goodridge D, Young J, Booth S.

Thorax. 2009 Oct;64(10):910-5. doi: 10.1136/thx.2009.116699. Review.


Educating medical residents in end-of-life care: insights from a multicenter survey.

Schroder C, Heyland D, Jiang X, Rocker G, Dodek P; Canadian Researchers at the End of Life Network.

J Palliat Med. 2009 May;12(5):459-70. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2008.0280.


Toward optimal end-of-life care for patients with advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: insights from a multicentre study.

Rocker GM, Dodek PM, Heyland DK; Canadian Researchers at the End of Life Network.

Can Respir J. 2008 Jul-Aug;15(5):249-54.


Advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: rethinking models of care.

Simpson AC, Rocker GM.

QJM. 2008 Sep;101(9):697-704. doi: 10.1093/qjmed/hcn087. Epub 2008 Jul 31. Review.


Advanced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: impact on informal caregivers.

Simpson AC, Rocker GM.

J Palliat Care. 2008 Spring;24(1):49-54. Review.


An official American Thoracic Society clinical policy statement: palliative care for patients with respiratory diseases and critical illnesses.

Lanken PN, Terry PB, Delisser HM, Fahy BF, Hansen-Flaschen J, Heffner JE, Levy M, Mularski RA, Osborne ML, Prendergast TJ, Rocker G, Sibbald WJ, Wilfond B, Yankaskas JR; ATS End-of-Life Care Task Force.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2008 Apr 15;177(8):912-27. doi: 10.1164/rccm.200605-587ST. No abstract available.


Canadian Thoracic Society recommendations for management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease - 2008 update - highlights for primary care.

O'Donnell DE, Hernandez P, Kaplan A, Aaron S, Bourbeau J, Marciniuk D, Balter M, Ford G, Gervais A, Lacasse Y, Maltais F, Road J, Rocker G, Sin D, Sinuff T, Voduc N.

Can Respir J. 2008 Jan-Feb;15 Suppl A:1A-8A.


Noninvasive ventilation for acute respiratory failure near the end of life.

Sinuff T, Cook DJ, Keenan SP, Burns KE, Adhikari NK, Rocker GM, Mehta S, Kacmarek R, Eva K, Hill NS.

Crit Care Med. 2008 Mar;36(3):789-94. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0B013E3181653584.


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