Articles indirectly related to CHAP

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The principle investigators in the Cardiovascular Health Awareness Program (CHAP) continue to author many research articles related to cardiovascular health and community led-prevention initiatives.  Their work has been cited many times in internationally esteemed peer reviewed journal articles.  Find published work relating directly to CHAP research here.

In Press:

Roerecke M, Tobe SW, Kaczorowski J, Bacon SL, Vafaei A, Hasan OSM, Krishnan RJ, Raifu AO, Rehm J. Sex-specific associations between alcohol consumption and incidence of hypertension: A systematic review and meta-analysis of cohort studies. Journal of the American Heart Association

Nolan RP, Feldman R, Dawes M, Kaczorowski J, Lynn H, Barr SI, MacPhail C, Thomas S, Goodman J, Eysenbach G, Liu S, Tanaka R, Surikova J. A randomized controlled trial of e-counseling for hypertension: REACH. Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes

 

2018:

  • Nerenberg, K. A., Zarnke, K. B., Leung, A. A., Dasgupta, K., Butalia, S., McBrien, K., . . . Hypertension, C. (2018). Hypertension Canada’s 2018 Guidelines for Diagnosis, Risk Assessment, Prevention, and Treatment of Hypertension in Adults and Children. Can J Cardiol, 34(5), 506-525. doi:10.1016/j.cjca.2018.02.022
  • Sandhu, R. K., Guirguis, L. M., Bungard, T. J., Youngson, E., Dolovich, L., Brehaut, J. C., . . . McAlister, F. A. (2018). Evaluating the potential for pharmacists to prescribe oral anticoagulants for atrial fibrillation. Can Pharm J (Ott), 151(1), 51-61. doi:10.1177/1715163517743269

2017:

  • Consortium, T. (2017). Recommended standards for assessing blood pressure in human research where blood pressure or hypertension is a major focus. J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich), 19(2), 108-113. doi:10.1111/jch.12948
  • Kaczorowski, J., Myers, M. G., Gelfer, M., Dawes, M., Mang, E. J., Berg, A., . . . Kljujic, D. (2017). How do family physicians measure blood pressure in routine clinical practice? National survey of Canadian family physicians. Can Fam Physician, 63(3), e193-e199.
  • Leung, A. A., Daskalopoulou, S. S., Dasgupta, K., McBrien, K., Butalia, S., Zarnke, K. B., . . . Hypertension, C. (2017). Hypertension Canada’s 2017 Guidelines for Diagnosis, Risk Assessment, Prevention, and Treatment of Hypertension in Adults. Can J Cardiol, 33(5), 557-576. doi:10.1016/j.cjca.2017.03.005
  • Myers, M. G., & Kaczorowski, J. (2017). Office blood pressure is lower than awake ambulatory blood pressure at lower targets for treatment. J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich), 19(12), 1210-1213. doi:10.1111/jch.13090
  • Roerecke, M., Kaczorowski, J., Tobe, S. W., Gmel, G., Hasan, O. S. M., & Rehm, J. (2017). The effect of a reduction in alcohol consumption on blood pressure: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Lancet Public Health, 2(2), e108-e120. doi:10.1016/S2468-2667(17)30003-8
  • Tarride, J. E., Dolovich, L., Blackhouse, G., Guertin, J. R., Burke, N., Manja, V., . . . Sandhu, R. K. (2017). Screening for atrial fibrillation in Canadian pharmacies: an economic evaluation. CMAJ Open, 5(3), E653-E661. doi:10.9778/cmajo.20170042

2016:

  • Kaczorowski, J., Campbell, N. R., Duhaney, T., Mang, E., & Gelfer, M. (2016). Reducing deaths by diet: Call to action for a public policy agenda for chronic disease prevention. Can Fam Physician, 62(6), 469-470.
  • Leung, A. A., Nerenberg, K., Daskalopoulou, S. S., McBrien, K., Zarnke, K. B., Dasgupta, K., . . . Force, C. G. T. (2016). Hypertension Canada’s 2016 Canadian Hypertension Education Program Guidelines for Blood Pressure Measurement, Diagnosis, Assessment of Risk, Prevention, and Treatment of Hypertension. Can J Cardiol, 32(5), 569-588. doi:10.1016/j.cjca.2016.02.066
  • Myers, M. G., Cloutier, L., Gelfer, M., Padwal, R. S., & Kaczorowski, J. (2016). Blood Pressure Measurement in the Post-SPRINT Era: A Canadian Perspective. Hypertension, 68(1), e1-3. doi:10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.116.07598
  • Myers, M. G., Kaczorowski, J., Dolovich, L., Tu, K., & Paterson, J. M. (2016). Cardiovascular Risk in Hypertension in Relation to Achieved Blood Pressure Using Automated Office Blood Pressure Measurement. Hypertension, 68(4), 866-872. doi:10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.116.07721
  • Owolabi, M., Olowoyo, P., Miranda, J. J., Akinyemi, R., Feng, W., Yaria, J., . . . Initiative, C. (2016). Gaps in Hypertension Guidelines in Low- and Middle-Income Versus High-Income Countries: A Systematic Review. Hypertension, 68(6), 1328-1337. doi:10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.116.08290
  • Sandhu, R. K., Dolovich, L., Deif, B., Barake, W., Agarwal, G., Grinvalds, A., . . . Healey, J. S. (2016). High prevalence of modifiable stroke risk factors identified in a pharmacy-based screening programme. Open Heart, 3(2), e000515. doi:10.1136/openhrt-2016-000515
  • Schiffrin, E. L., Campbell, N. R., Feldman, R. D., Kaczorowski, J., Lewanczuk, R., Padwal, R., & Tobe, S. W. (2016). Hypertension in Canada: Past, Present, and Future. Ann Glob Health, 82(2), 288-299. doi:10.1016/j.aogh.2016.02.006

2015:

  • Daskalopoulou, S. S., Rabi, D. M., Zarnke, K. B., Dasgupta, K., Nerenberg, K., Cloutier, L., . . . Padwal, R. S. (2015). The 2015 Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommendations for blood pressure measurement, diagnosis, assessment of risk, prevention, and treatment of hypertension. Can J Cardiol, 31(5), 549-568. doi:10.1016/j.cjca.2015.02.016
  • Dawes, D., Ashe, M., Campbell, K., Cave, D., Elley, C. R., Kaczorowski, J., . . . Dawes, M. (2015). Preventing diabetes in primary care: a feasibility cluster randomized trial. Can J Diabetes, 39(2), 111-116. doi:10.1016/j.jcjd.2014.08.004
  • Duhaney, T., Campbell, N., Niebylski, M. L., Kaczorowski, J., Tsuyuki, R. T., Willis, K., . . . Ashley, L. (2015). Death by diet: the role of food pricing interventions as a public policy response and health advocacy opportunity. Can J Cardiol, 31(2), 112-116. doi:10.1016/j.cjca.2014.09.005
  • Gelfer, M., Dawes, M., Kaczorowski, J., Padwal, R., & Cloutier, L. (2015). Diagnosing hypertension: Evidence supporting the 2015 recommendations of the Canadian Hypertension Education Program. Can Fam Physician, 61(11), 957-961.
  • Godwin, M., Williamson, T., Khan, S., Kaczorowski, J., Asghari, S., Morkem, R., . . . Birtwhistle, R. (2015). Prevalence and management of hypertension in primary care practices with electronic medical records: a report from the Canadian Primary Care Sentinel Surveillance Network. CMAJ Open, 3(1), E76-82. doi:10.9778/cmajo.20140038
  • Myers, M. G., Kaczorowski, J., Paterson, J. M., Dolovich, L., & Tu, K. (2015). Thresholds for Diagnosing Hypertension Based on Automated Office Blood Pressure Measurements and Cardiovascular Risk. Hypertension, 66(3), 489-495. doi:10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.115.05782

2014:

  • Myers, M. G., Kaczorowski, J., Dawes, M., & Godwin, M. (2014). Automated office blood pressure measurement in primary care. Can Fam Physician, 60(2), 127-132.

2013:

  • Bienek, A. S., Gee, M. E., Nolan, R. P., Kaczorowski, J., Campbell, N. R., Bancej, C., . . . Dai, S. (2013). Methodology of the 2009 Survey on Living with Chronic Diseases in Canada–hypertension component. Chronic Dis Inj Can, 33(4), 267-276.
  • Campbell, N. R., Feldman, R. D., Kaczorowski, J., & Larochelle, P. (2013). High blood pressure selected as the theme for World Health Day, April 7, 2013: cup half full or half empty? Can J Cardiol, 29(4), 415-417. doi:10.1016/j.cjca.2013.01.014
  • Hackam, D. G., Quinn, R. R., Ravani, P., Rabi, D. M., Dasgupta, K., Daskalopoulou, S. S., . . . Canadian Hypertension Education, P. (2013). The 2013 Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommendations for blood pressure measurement, diagnosis, assessment of risk, prevention, and treatment of hypertension. Can J Cardiol, 29(5), 528-542. doi:10.1016/j.cjca.2013.01.005
  • Houle, S. K., Padwal, R., & Tsuyuki, R. T. (2013). The 2012-2013 Canadian Hypertension Education Program (CHEP) guidelines for pharmacists: An update. Can Pharm J (Ott), 146(3), 146-150. doi:10.1177/1715163513487476

2012:

  • Agarwal, G., Kaczorowski, J., & Hanna, S. (2012). Care for patients with type 2 diabetes in a random sample of community family practices in ontario, Canada. Int J Family Med, 2012, 734202. doi:10.1155/2012/734202
  • Bumrerraj, S., Kaczorowski, J., Kessomboon, P., Thinkhamrop, B., & Rattarasarn, C. (2012). Diagnostic performance of 2 h postprandial capillary and venous glucose as a screening test for abnormal glucose tolerance. Prim Care Diabetes, 6(3), 207-211. doi:10.1016/j.pcd.2012.03.002
  • Campbell, N., Young, E. R., Drouin, D., Legowski, B., Adams, M. A., Farrell, J., . . . Tobe, S. (2012). A framework for discussion on how to improve prevention, management, and control of hypertension in Canada. Can J Cardiol, 28(3), 262-269. doi:10.1016/j.cjca.2011.11.008
  • Daskalopoulou, S. S., Khan, N. A., Quinn, R. R., Ruzicka, M., McKay, D. W., Hackam, D. G., . . . Canadian Hypertension Education, P. (2012). The 2012 Canadian hypertension education program recommendations for the management of hypertension: blood pressure measurement, diagnosis, assessment of risk, and therapy. Can J Cardiol, 28(3), 270-287. doi:10.1016/j.cjca.2012.02.018
  • Gee, M. E., Bienek, A., Campbell, N. R., Bancej, C. M., Robitaille, C., Kaczorowski, J., . . . Nolan, R. P. (2012). Prevalence of, and barriers to, preventive lifestyle behaviors in hypertension (from a national survey of Canadians with hypertension). Am J Cardiol, 109(4), 570-575. doi:10.1016/j.amjcard.2011.09.051
  • Gee, M. E., Campbell, N. R., Bancej, C. M., Robitaille, C., Bienek, A., Joffres, M. R., . . . Dai, S. (2012). Perception of uncontrolled blood pressure and behaviours to improve blood pressure: findings from the 2009 Survey on Living with Chronic Diseases in Canada. J Hum Hypertens, 26(3), 188-195. doi:10.1038/jhh.2011.5
  • Gee, M. E., Campbell, N. R., Gwadry-Sridhar, F., Nolan, R. P., Kaczorowski, J., Bienek, A., . . . Outcomes Research Task Force of the Canadian Hypertension Education, P. (2012). Antihypertensive medication use, adherence, stops, and starts in Canadians with hypertension. Can J Cardiol, 28(3), 383-389. doi:10.1016/j.cjca.2012.01.014
  • Krueger, H., Lindsay, P., Cote, R., Kapral, M. K., Kaczorowski, J., & Hill, M. D. (2012). Cost avoidance associated with optimal stroke care in Canada. Stroke, 43(8), 2198-2206. doi:10.1161/STROKEAHA.111.646091
  • Martin-Misener, R., Valaitis, R., Wong, S. T., Macdonald, M., Meagher-Stewart, D., Kaczorowski, J., . . . Primary Care Collaborations, T. (2012). A scoping literature review of collaboration between primary care and public health. Prim Health Care Res Dev, 13(4), 327-346. doi:10.1017/S1463423611000491
  • Myers, M. G., Godwin, M., Dawes, M., Kiss, A., Tobe, S. W., & Kaczorowski, J. (2012a). Conventional versus automated measurement of blood pressure in the office (CAMBO) trial. Fam Pract, 29(4), 376-382. doi:10.1093/fampra/cmr113
  • Myers, M. G., Godwin, M., Dawes, M., Kiss, A., Tobe, S. W., & Kaczorowski, J. (2012b). The conventional versus automated measurement of blood pressure in the office (CAMBO) trial: masked hypertension sub-study. J Hypertens, 30(10), 1937-1941. doi:10.1097/HJH.0b013e328356abd3
  • Valaitis, R., Martin-Misener, R., Wong, S. T., MacDonald, M., Meagher-Stewart, D., Austin, P., . . . Primary Care Collaboration, T. (2012). Methods, strategies and technologies used to conduct a scoping literature review of collaboration between primary care and public health. Prim Health Care Res Dev, 13(3), 219-236. doi:10.1017/S1463423611000594

2011:

  • Myers, M. G., Godwin, M., Dawes, M., Kiss, A., Tobe, S. W., Grant, F. C., & Kaczorowski, J. (2011). Conventional versus automated measurement of blood pressure in primary care patients with systolic hypertension: randomised parallel design controlled trial. BMJ, 342, d286. doi:10.1136/bmj.d286
  • Walker, R. L., Gee, M. E., Bancej, C., Nolan, R. P., Kaczorowski, J., Joffres, M., . . . Campbell, N. R. (2011). Health behaviour advice from health professionals to Canadian adults with hypertension: results from a national survey. Can J Cardiol, 27(4), 446-454. doi:10.1016/j.cjca.2011.03.013

2010:

  • Bancej, C. M., Campbell, N., McKay, D. W., Nichol, M., Walker, R. L., & Kaczorowski, J. (2010). Home blood pressure monitoring among Canadian adults with hypertension: results from the 2009 Survey on Living with Chronic Diseases in Canada. Can J Cardiol, 26(5), e152-157.
  • Campbell, N. R., Kaczorowski, J., Lewanczuk, R. Z., Feldman, R., Poirier, L., Kwong, M. M., . . . Canadian Hypertension Education, P. (2010). 2010 Canadian Hypertension Education Program (CHEP) recommendations: the scientific summary – an update of the 2010 theme and the science behind new CHEP recommendations. Can J Cardiol, 26(5), 236-240.
  • Dawes, M. G., Kaczorowski, J., Swanson, G., Hickey, J., & Karwalajtys, T. (2010). The effect of a patient education booklet and BP ‘tracker’ on knowledge about hypertension. A randomized controlled trial. Fam Pract, 27(5), 472-478. doi:10.1093/fampra/cmq048
  • Karwalajtys, T., & Kaczorowski, J. (2010). An integrated approach to preventing cardiovascular disease: community-based approaches, health system initiatives, and public health policy. Risk Manag Healthc Policy, 3, 39-48. doi:10.2147/RMHP.S7528
  • Myers, M. G., Godwin, M., Dawes, M., Kiss, A., Tobe, S. W., & Kaczorowski, J. (2010). Measurement of blood pressure in the office: recognizing the problem and proposing the solution. Hypertension, 55(2), 195-200.
  • Thompson, A., Semchuk, B., Campbell, N. R. C., Kaczorowski, J., & Tsuyuki, R. T. (2010). Hypertension Guidelines for Pharmacists: 2009 Update. Canadian Pharmacists Journal / Revue des Pharmaciens du Canada, 143(1), 20-27. doi:10.3821/1913-701x-143.1.20

2009:

  • Campbell, N. R., Khan, N. A., Hill, M. D., Tremblay, G., Lebel, M., Kaczorowski, J., . . . Canadian Hypertension Education, P. (2009). 2009 Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommendations: the scientific summary–an annual update. Can J Cardiol, 25(5), 271-277.
  • Kaczorowski, J., Robinson, C., & Nerenberg, K. (2009). Development of the CANRISK questionnaire to screen for prediabetes and undiagnosed type 2 diabetes. Canadian Journal of Diabetes, 33(4), 381-385. doi:10.1016/S1499-2671(09)34008-3
  • Khan, N. A., Hemmelgarn, B., Herman, R. J., Bell, C. M., Mahon, J. L., Leiter, L. A., . . . Canadian Hypertension Education, P. (2009). The 2009 Canadian Hypertension Education Program recommendations for the management of hypertension: Part 2–therapy. Can J Cardiol, 25(5), 287-298.
  • McAlister, F. A., Feldman, R. D., Wyard, K., Brant, R., Campbell, N. R., & Force, C. O. R. T. (2009). The impact of the Canadian Hypertension Education Programme in its first decade. Eur Heart J, 30(12), 1434-1439. doi:10.1093/eurheartj/ehp192

2008:

  • Thompson, A., Campbell, N. R., Cloutier, L., Costello, J. A., Dawes, M., Hickey, J., . . . Canadian Hypertension Education Program Implementation Task, F. (2008). Tackling the burden of hypertension in Canada: encouraging collaborative care. Can Fam Physician, 54(12), 1659-1662, 1664-1657.

2006:

  • Campbell, N. R., Petrella, R., & Kaczorowski, J. (2006). Public education on hypertension: a new initiative to improve the prevention, treatment and control of hypertension in Canada. Can J Cardiol, 22(7), 599-603.
  • Drouin, D., Campbell, N. R., & Kaczorowski, J. (2006). Implementation of recommendations on hypertension: the Canadian Hypertension Education Program. Can J Cardiol, 22(7), 595-598.

2003:

  • Howard, M., Trim, K., Woodward, C., Dolovich, L., Sellors, C., Kaczorowski, J., & Sellors, J. (2003). Collaboration between community pharmacists and family physicians: lessons learned from the Seniors Medication Assessment Research Trial. J Am Pharm Assoc (2003), 43(5), 566-572.