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Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

Dr Lohfeld is open to wide-ranging PhD applicants from candidates with a background in global public health and/or health services research. They should have an interest in learning (if needed) and conducting a project using a mixed-methods or qualitative research design. Her fields of interest include: - reducing the impact of breast or children's cancers - adult or pediatric palliative care - blindness prevention. Previous research experience is desirable but not essential.

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1999

Collagen injections for urinary stress incontinence in a small urban urology practice: time to failure analysis of 99 cases

Tschopp, P. J., Wesley-James, T., Spekkens, A. & Lohfeld, L., Sep 1999, In : Journal of Urology. 162, 3 Pt 1, p. 779-82; discussion 782-3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)
2000

Assessing the need for and potential role of a day hospice: a qualitative study

Lohfeld, L. H., Tschopp, A. S., Trevor, A. W., Brazil, K. & Krueger, P., 2000, In : Journal of Palliative Care. 16, 4, p. 5-12 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2002

Comparison of deferral rates using a computerized versus written blood donor questionnaire: a randomized, cross-over study [ISRCTN84429599]

Sellors, J. W., Hayward, R., Swanson, G., Ali, A., Haynes, R. B., Bourque, R., Moore, K-A., Lohfeld, L., Dalby, D. & Howard, M., 21 Aug 2002, In : BMC Public Health. 2, p. 14

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)
27 Citations (Scopus)

Optimizing antibiotics in residents of nursing homes: Protocol of arandomized trial

Loeb, M., Brazil, K., Lohfeld, L., McGeer, A., Simor, A., Stevenson, K., Walter, S. & Zoutman, D., 03 Sep 2002, In : BMC health services research. 2, 1, p. 17 6 p., 1.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Citations (Scopus)

Organization specific predictors of job satisfaction: findings from a Canadian multi-site quality of work life cross-sectional survey

Krueger, P., Brazil, K., Lohfeld, L., Edward, H. G., Lewis, D. & Tjam, E., 25 Mar 2002, In : BMC health services research. 2, 1, p. 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Revisiting the Quantitative-Qualitative Debate: Implications for Mixed-Methods Research

Sale, J. E. M., Lohfeld, L. H. & Brazil, K., Feb 2002, In : Quality and Quantity. 36, 1, p. 43-53 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The challenge of developing a regional palliative care data system: a tale of two cities

Critchley, P. P., Lohfeld, L., Maxwell, D., McIntyre, P. & Reyno, L., 2002, In : Journal of Palliative Care. 18, 1, p. 7-14 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)
2005

Have companies improved their health and safety approaches over the last decade? A longitudinal study

Geldart, S., Shannon, H. S. & Lohfeld, L., Mar 2005, In : American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 47, 3, p. 227-36 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

PBL in undergraduate medical education: a qualitative study of the views of Canadian residents

Lohfeld, L., Neville, A. & Norman, G. R., Aug 2005, In : Advances in Health Sciences Education : Theory and Practice. 10, 3, p. 189-214 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Citations (Scopus)
2006
8 Citations (Scopus)

A clinical pathway for treating pneumonia in the nursing home: part I: the nursing perspective

Carusone, S. B. C., Loeb, M. & Lohfeld, L., Jun 2006, In : Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 7, 5, p. 271-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

Dangerous journey: documenting the experience of Tibetan refugees

Dolma, S., Singh, S., Lohfeld, L., Orbinski, J. J. & Mills, E. J., Nov 2006, In : American Journal of Public Health. 96, 11, p. 2061-4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)

"I really should've gone to the doctor": older adults and family caregivers describe their experiences with community-acquired pneumonia

Kelly, C., Krueger, P., Lohfeld, L., Loeb, M. & Edward, H. G., 05 May 2006, In : BMC Family Practice. 7, p. 30

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling the problem-based learning preferences of McMaster University undergraduate medical students using a discrete choice conjoint experiment

Cunningham, C. E., Deal, K., Neville, A., Rimas, H. & Lohfeld, L., Aug 2006, In : Advances in Health Sciences Education : Theory and Practice. 11, 3, p. 245-66 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Pneumonia care and the nursing home: a qualitative descriptive study of resident and family member perspectives

Carusone, S. B. C., Loeb, M. & Lohfeld, L., 23 Jan 2006, In : BMC Geriatrics. 6, p. 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Views of family physicians in southwestern Ontario on preventive care services and performance incentives

Anderson, K., Sebaldt, R. J., Lohfeld, L., Burgess, K., Donald, F. C. & Kaczorowski, J., Aug 2006, In : Family Practice. 23, 4, p. 469-71 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)
2007

Acceptability of reminder letters for Papanicolaou tests: a survey of women from 23 Family Health Networks in Ontario

Karwalajtys, T., Kaczorowski, J., Lohfeld, L., Laryea, S., Anderson, K., Roder, S. & Sebaldt, R. J., Oct 2007, In : Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada. 29, 10, p. 829-34 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Caregiving at the end of life: perspectives from spousal caregivers and care recipients

Jo, S., Brazil, K., Lohfeld, L. & Willison, K., Mar 2007, In : Palliative and Supportive Care. 5, 1, p. 11-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Citations (Scopus)

Violence across the lifespan: Interconnections among forms of abuse as described by marginalized canadian elders and their care-givers

Walsh, C. A., Ploeg, J., Lohfeld, L., Horne, J., MacMillan, H. & Lai, D., 01 Apr 2007, In : British Journal of Social Work. 37, 3, p. 491-514 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Citations (Scopus)
2008

Do patients' expectations influence their use of medications? Qualitative study

Dolovich, L., Nair, K., Sellors, C., Lohfeld, L., Lee, A. & Levine, M., Mar 2008, In : Canadian Family Physician. 54, 3, p. 384-93 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Citations (Scopus)

Patient views on reminder letters for influenza vaccinations in an older primary care patient population: a mixed methods study

Anderson, K., Sebaldt, R. J., Lohfeld, L., Karwalajtys, T., Ismaila, A. S., Goeree, R., Donald, F. C., Burgess, K. & Kaczorowski, J., 07 May 2008, In : Canadian Journal of Public Health. 99, 2, p. 133-6 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Practice and physician characteristics associated with influenza vaccination delivery rates following a patient reminder letter intervention

Anderson, K., Sebaldt, R. J., Lohfeld, L., Goeree, R., Donald, F. C., Burgess, K. & Kaczorowski, J., Jan 2008, In : The journal of primary prevention. 29, 1, p. 93-7 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Recertifying as a doctor in Canada: international medical graduates and the journey from entry to adaptation

Wong, A. & Lohfeld, L., Jan 2008, In : Medical Education. 42, 1, p. 53-60 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Citations (Scopus)
2009

Barriers to acceptance of self-sampling for human papillomavirus across ethnolinguistic groups of women

Howard, M., Lytwyn, A., Lohfeld, L., Redwood-Campbell, L. J., Fowler, N. C. & Karwalajtys, T., 10 Dec 2009, In : Canadian Journal of Public Health. 100, 5, p. 365-9 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Citations (Scopus)

Blood pressure variability and prevalence of hypertension using automated readings from multiple visits to a pharmacy-based community-wide programme

Karwalajtys, T., Kaczorowski, J., Hutchison, B., Myers, M. G., Sullivan, S. M., Chambers, L. W. & Lohfeld, L., Sep 2009, In : Journal of Human Hypertension. 23, 9, p. 585-9 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Construction of a parent-derived questionnaire to measure end-of-life care after withdrawal of life-sustaining treatment in the neonatal intensive care unit

Williams, C., Cairnie, J., Fines, V., Patey, C., Schwarzer, K., Aylward, J., Lohfeld, L., Kirpalani, H. & With Care team, Jan 2009, In : Pediatrics. 123, 1, p. e87-95

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Citations (Scopus)

Development of the volunteer peer educator role in a community Cardiovascular Health Awareness Program (CHAP): a process evaluation in two communities

Karwalajtys, T., McDonough, B., Hall, H., Guirguis-Younger, M., Chambers, L. W., Kaczorowski, J., Lohfeld, L. & Hutchison, B., Aug 2009, In : Journal of Epidemiological Community Health. 34, 4, p. 336-45 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Citations (Scopus)

Self-reported use of natural health products: a cross-sectional telephone survey in older Ontarians

Levine, M. A. H., Xu, S., Gaebel, K., Brazier, N., Bédard, M., Brazil, K., Lohfeld, L. & MacLeod, S. M., Dec 2009, In : American Journal Geriatric Pharmacotherapy. 7, 6, p. 383-92 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Women's views on reminder letters for screening mammography: Mixed methods study of women from 23 family health networks

Kaczorowski, J., Karwalajtys, T., Lohfeld, L., Laryea, S., Anderson, K., Roder, S. & Sebaldt, R. J., Jun 2009, In : Canadian Family Physician. 55, 6, p. 622-3.e1-4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)
2010

Conducting qualitative research on cervical cancer screening among diverse groups of immigrant women: research reflections: challenges and solutions

Karwalajtys, T. L., Redwood-Campbell, L. J., Fowler, N. C., Lohfeld, L. H., Howard, M., Kaczorowski, J. A. & Lytwyn, A., Apr 2010, In : Canadian Family Physician. 56, 4, p. e130-5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Organizational practices and workplace health and safety: A cross-sectional study in manufacturing companies: A cross-sectional study in manufacturing companies

Geldart, S., Smith, C. A., Shannon, H. S. & Lohfeld, L., 2010, In : Safety Science. 48, 5, p. 562-569 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Citations (Scopus)
2011

Modern conceptions of elite medical practice among internal medicine faculty members

Eva, K. W., Lohfeld, L., Dhaliwal, G., Mylopoulos, M., Cook, D. A. & Norman, G. R., Oct 2011, In : Academic Medicine. 86, 10 Suppl, p. S50-4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)
2012

An interdisciplinary knowledge translation intervention in long-term care: study protocol for the vitamin D and osteoporosis study (ViDOS) pilot cluster randomized controlled trial

Kennedy, C. C., Ioannidis, G., Giangregorio, L. M., Adachi, J. D., Thabane, L., Morin, S. N., Crilly, R. G., Marr, S., Josse, R. G., Lohfeld, L., Pickard, L. E., King, S., van der Horst, M-L., Campbell, G., Stroud, J., Dolovich, L., Sawka, A. M., Jain, R., Nash, L. & Papaioannou, A., 24 May 2012, In : Implementation science : IS. 7, p. 48

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Renowned physicians' perceptions of expert diagnostic practice

Mylopoulos, M., Lohfeld, L., Norman, G. R., Dhaliwal, G. & Eva, K. W., Oct 2012, In : Academic Medicine. 87, 10, p. 1413-7 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Citations (Scopus)

Testing the validity of a scenario-based questionnaire to assess the ethical sensitivity of undergraduate medical students

Lohfeld, L., Goldie, J., Schwartz, L., Eva, K. W., Cotton, P., Morrison, J., Kulamakan, K., Norman, G. & Wood, T., 2012, In : Medical teacher. 34, 8, p. 635-42 8 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)
2013

Community mobilization, participation, and blood pressure status in a Cardiovascular Health Awareness Program in Ontario

Karwalajtys, T., Kaczorowski, J., Chambers, L. W., Hall, H., McDonough, B., Dolovich, L., Sebaldt, R. J., Lohfeld, L. & Hutchison, B., 02 Mar 2013, In : AMERICAN JOURNAL OF HEALTH PROMOTION. 27, 4, p. 252-61 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of provider and patient reminders, deployment of nurse practitioners, and financial incentives on cervical and breast cancer screening rates

Kaczorowski, J., Hearps, S. J. C., Lohfeld, L., Goeree, R., Donald, F., Burgess, K. & Sebaldt, R. J., Jun 2013, In : Canadian Family Physician. 59, 6, p. e282-9

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Fracture risk assessment in long-term care: a survey of long-term care physicians

Wall, M., Lohfeld, L., Giangregorio, L. M., Ioannidis, G., Kennedy, C. C., Moser, A., Papaioannou, A. & Morin, S. N., 18 Oct 2013, In : BMC Geriatrics. 13, p. 109

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11 Citations (Scopus)

Physical morbidity by surgical approach and tumor location in skull base surgery

de Almeida, J. R., Witterick, I. J., Gullane, P. J., Gentili, F., Lohfeld, L., Ringash, J., Thoma, A. & Vescan, A. D., Apr 2013, In : Head & neck. 35, 4, p. 493-9 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

What is "elder abuse"? Voices from the margin: the views of underrepresented Canadian older adults

Ploeg, J., Lohfeld, L. & Walsh, C. A., 2013, In : Journal of Elder Abuse and Neglect. 25, 5, p. 396-424 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)
2015

A Global Perspective on Cardiovascular Disease in Vulnerable Populations

Yeates, K., Lohfeld, L., Sleeth, J., Morales, F., Rajkotia, Y. & Ogedegbe, O., Sep 2015, In : The Canadian journal of cardiology. 31, 9, p. 1081-93 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Citations (Scopus)

Changes experienced in quality of life for skull base surgical patients: A qualitative case study

De Almeida, J. R., Vescan, A. D., Witterick, I. J., Gullane, P. J., Gentili, F., Ringash, J., Thoma, A. & Lohfeld, L., 01 Mar 2015, In : Journal of Neurological Surgery, Part B: Skull Base. 76, 2, p. 129-144 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Strategies to overcome barriers to implementing osteoporosis and fracture prevention guidelines in long-term care a qualitative analysis of action plans suggested by front line staff in Ontario, Canada

Alamri, S. H., Kennedy, C. C., Marr, S., Lohfeld, L., Skidmore, C. J. & Papaioannou, A., 01 Aug 2015, In : BMC Geriatrics. 15, p. 1-11 94.

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6 Citations (Scopus)
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Successful knowledge translation intervention in long-term care: final results from the vitamin D and osteoporosis study (ViDOS) pilot cluster randomized controlled trial

Kennedy, C. C., Ioannidis, G., Thabane, L., Adachi, J. D., Marr, S., Giangregorio, L. M., Morin, S. N., Crilly, R. G., Josse, R. G., Lohfeld, L., Pickard, L. E., van der Horst, M-L., Campbell, G., Stroud, J., Dolovich, L., Sawka, A. M., Jain, R., Nash, L. & Papaioannou, A., 12 May 2015, In : Trials. 16, p. 1-11 214.

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20 Citations (Scopus)
152 Downloads (Pure)

The development of vaccination perspectives among chiropractic, naturopathic and medical students a case study of professional enculturation

McMurtry, A., Wilson, K., Clarkin, C., Walji, R., Kilian, B. C., Kilian, C. C., Lohfeld, L., Alolabi, B., Hagino, C. & Busse, J. W., Dec 2015, In : Advances in Health Sciences Education : Theory and Practice. 20, 5, p. 1291-1302

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7 Citations (Scopus)
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11 Citations (Scopus)
136 Downloads (Pure)

"This place has given me a reason to care" Understanding 'managed alcohol programs' as enabling places in Canada

Evans, J., Semogas, D., Smalley, J. G. & Lohfeld, L., May 2015, In : Health and Place. 33, p. 118-124

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)
2016

A qualitative review of implementer perceptions of the national community-level malaria surveillance system in Southern Province, Zambia

Lohfeld-Uzunoz, L., Kangombe-Ngwenya, T., Winters, A. M., Chisha, Z., Hamainza, B., Kamuliwo, M., Miller, J. M., Burns, M. & Bridges, D. J., 08 Aug 2016, In : Malaria Journal. 15, 1

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7 Citations (Scopus)
188 Downloads (Pure)