Publications

The CNODES network of researchers, trainees, and analysts conduct studies using administrative healthcare data in response to queries from Canadian regulators. The results of these studies are published in open-access academic journals. CNODES also publishes a selection of its methodological advances, knowledge translation initiatives, and trainee projects.

Abrahami D, Yin H, Yu OHY, Pollak MN, Azoulay L. Incretin-based drugs and the incidence of colorectal cancer in patients with type 2 diabetes. Epidemiology 2018 Mar;29(2):246-253.

Karim ME, Pang M, Platt RW. Can we train machine learning methods to outperform the high-dimensional propensity score algorithm? Epidemiology. 2018 Mar;29(2):191-198.

Khosrow-Khavar F, Yin H, Barkun A, Bouganim N, Azoulay L. Aromatase inhibitors and the risk of colorectal cancer in post-menopausal women with breast cancer. Ann Oncol 2018 Mar 1;29(3):744-748.

Abrahami D, Douros A, Yin H, Renoux C, Yu OHY, Bitton A, Azoulay L. Dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors and the incidence of inflammatory bowel disease among patients with type 2 diabetes. BMJ 2018 Mar; 21;360:k872.

Gravel C, Platt RW. Weighted estimation for confounded binary outcomes subject to misclassification. Stat Med. 2018 Feb 10;37(3):425-436.

Loo SY, Coulombe J, Dell’Aniello S, Brophy JM, Suissa S, Renoux C.  Comparative effectiveness of novel oral anticoagulants in UK patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation and chronic kidney disease: a matched cohort study. BMJ Open. 2018 Jan 24;8(1):e019638

Klil-Drori A, Coulombe J, Suissa S, Hirsh A, Tagalakis V. Temporal trends in outpatient management of incident pulmonary embolism and associated mortality. Thrombosis Research. 2018 Jan;161:111-116.

Douros A, Renoux C, Coulombe J, Suissa S. Patterns of long-term use of non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants for non-valvular atrial fibrillation: Quebec observational study. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2017 Dec;26(12):1546-1554

Anand K, Sketris I, Zhang Y, Levy A, Gamble JM. The Impact of US FDA and Health Canada Warnings Related to the Safety of High-dose Simvastatin. Drugs Real World Outcomes. 2017 Dec;4(4):215-223.

Gomes T, Mastorakos A, Paterson JM, Sketris I, Caetano P, Greaves S, Henry D,for the Canadian Network for Observational Drug Effect Studies (CNODES) Investigators. Changes in the dispensing of opioid medications in Canada following the introduction of a tamper-deterrent formulation of long-acting oxycodone: a time series analysis. CMAJ Open. 2017 November 5(4); E800-E807.