The co-construction of the ENGAGE digital platform, a project supported by the Unité de soutien SSA Québec, was the subject of a scientific article.
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In April 2021, the Observatoire des tout-petits published its first public policy portrait. It provided ideas on what to do for early childhood development in Quebec and the role of public policy.
It’s been six years already! Since its inception, Quebec’s Unité de soutien de la Stratégie de recherche axée sur le patient (SRAP) has built valuable partnerships and beneficial synergies in patient-oriented research (POR). It has become a leading resource in Quebec for supporting learning systems.
Members of our Knowledge Translation component published a study protocol which will allow for a better understanding of how to involve patients and the public in a significant and equitable manner in scale-up initiatives for a sustainable health care and social services network (RSSS).
The scientific paper “Citizens, Research Ethics Committee Members and Researchers’ Attitude Toward Information and Consent for the Secondary Use of Health Data: Implications for Research Within Learning Health Systems” was recently published in connection with the CLARET project, led by our Data Access team and involving meta consent. It included the results of the first part […]
Dr. Catherine Hudon and her team published a study entitled “CONECT-6: a case-finding tool to identify patients with complex health needs” on the development and validation of the tool in BMC Health and Services Research. This approach will allow for early intervention for those at risk of high use of emergency services.
A research article entitled “Step-by-Step Strategies for an Integrated Patient-Oriented Research: Lessons Learned from a Multicentered Study” has been published. Its aim is to add to the literature on patient-oriented research (POR) in a context that brings together the perspectives of both research teams and patients, rather than reporting them separately. The article was created […]
The article “A Systematic Review of Methods Used for Confounding Adjustment in Observational Economic Evaluations in Cardiology Conducted between 2013 and 2017” was published in 2020 by Dr. Jason Robert Guertin and his colleagues. This project aimed to identify whether and how health economic evaluation teams had controlled for confounding bias in economic assessments based on […]
Dr. Lionel Adisso and his colleagues from our Knowledge Translation team have assessed the proper usage of sex and gender in studies of shared decision-making (SDM) intervention. The studies considered were included in a published 2018 Cochrane review of SDM interventions. The authors extracted and analyzed data on the proper usage of sex and gender terms based […]
Dr. Hélène Elidor, with support from our experts in knowledge translation, has published the review “Extent and Predictors of Decision Regret among Informal Caregivers Making Decisions for a Loved One: A Systematic Review.” Context Caregivers are often faced with difficult health care decisions for dependent or vulnerable individuals. These decision-making processes can lead caregivers to experience […]
A research article entitled “High Users of Healthcare Services: Development and Alpha Testing of a Patient Decision Aid for Case Management” has been published on a new shared-decision aid for frequent users of health care services and their care teams. The article was created under the leadership of Marie-Eve Poitras as part of component 2B […]
Dr. Ali Ben Charif, his colleagues from the Unité de soutien SRAP du Québec and the Quebec College of Family Physicians (QCFP) have published an article evaluating the scalability of innovations in primary care. The Unité de soutien SRAP du Québec and the QCFP have collaborated to promote and develop excellence in family medicine in Quebec. […]
Our postdoctoral fellow Amédé Gogovor and his colleagues have published an analysis on the challenges and solutions of integrating sex and gender considerations in knowledge translation. Sex and gender considerations are essential elements of designing, implementing and reporting interventions. Integrating sex and gender ensures that there is more relevant evidence to translate (disseminate) into the […]
Does distributing printed educational materials to health care professionals improve their practice, and in turn the health of patients? This question is the subject of a recent Cochrane systematic review by Giguère et al., made possible with methodological support from our knowledge translation specialists. The findings of this review suggest that, when used alone and […]