Selected publications from the Intelligent Improvement Consultant's team (click blue links to view paper):
Waters A, Alizadeh M, Filion C, Ashbury F, Pun J, Chagnon MP, Legrain A, Fortin MA. Making molehills out of a mountain: experience with a new scheduling strategy to diminish workload variations in response to increased treatment demands. Curr Oncol. 2016 Aug;23(4):e369-76.
Butts C, Kamel-Reid S, Batist G, Chia S, Blanke C, Moore M, Sawyer MB, Desjardins C, Dubois A, Pun J, Bonter K, and Ashbury FD. Benefits, Issues, and Recommendations for Personalized Medicine in Oncology in Canada. Curr Oncol 2013;20:e475-83.
Bonter K, Desjardins C, Currier N, Pun J, Ashbury FD. Personalised medicine in Canada: a survey of adoption and practice in oncology, cardiology and family medicine. BMJ Open. 2011 Jul 29;1(1):e000110. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2011-000110.
Hack, T, Whelan, T, Olivotto, I, Weir, L, Bultz, B, Magwood, B, Ashbury, FD, Brady, J. Brief Report: Standardized Audiotape Versus Recorded Consultation to Enhance Informed Consent to a Clinical Trial in Breast Oncology. Psychooncology 2007:16(4):371-6.
Ashbury FD, Chen Y, Drobinas W, McLeod L, Panaro L, Sihotas S, Tustin J, Yacoubs W. An investigation of cancer incidence in a First Nation community in Alberta, Canada, 1995-2006. Chronic Dis in Canada 2010;30(4):135-40.
Boon, H., Mior, S.A., Barnsley, J., Ashbury, F. & Haig, R. Designing a framework for the delivery of collaborative musculoskeletal care involving chiropractors and physicians in community-based primary care. Journal of Interprofessional Care. 2010:24(6):678-689.
Ashbury, FD., Brady, J. Brief Report: Standardized Audiotape Versus Recorded Consultation to Enhance Informed Consent to a Clinical Trial in Breast Oncology. Psychooncology 2007:16(4) :371-6.
Ashbury FD. QOLLTI-F: Measuring family carer quality of life. Palliative Medicine 2006;20:755-67.
Ashbury FD, Roberts M, Rootman I. Effective components for nutrition interventions: a review and application of the literature. Health Promotion Practice 2006;7(4):418-27
Ashbury FD, Kirsh VA, Kreiger N, Leatherdale ST, and JR McLaughlin. Workshop Report: An invitation to develop Ontario's cancer research platform: Report of the Ontario Cancer Cohort Workshop. Chron Dis in Canada 2006;27(2):98-100.
Ashbury FD, Cameron C. Finlan C, Holmes R, Villareal E, DeCoste Y, Kulnies T, Swoboda-Green C. The Impact of a Quit Smoking Contest on Smoking Behaviour in Ontario. Chron Dis in Canada 2006;27(2):81-8.
Ashbury FD, Nishri D, Theis B. Predictors of self-reported confidence ratings for adult recall of early-life sun exposure. Am J Epidemiol 2005; 162:183-92.