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Care4Rare Canada: Outcomes from a decade of network science for rare disease gene discovery.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): American journal of human genetics [Am J Hum Genet] 2022 Nov 03; Vol. 109 (11), pp. 1947-1959.

Abstract: The past decade has witnessed a rapid evolution in rare disease (RD) research, fueled by the availability of genome-wide (exome and genome) sequencing. In 2011, as this transformative technology was introduced to the research community, the Care4Rare C...

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Spatial and temporal variations in riverine mercury in the Mackenzie River Basin, Canada, from community-based water quality monitoring data.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The Science of the total environment [Sci Total Environ] 2022 Dec 20; Vol. 853, pp. 158674. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 09.

Abstract: Arctic rivers deliver ~40 t yr -1 of mercury (Hg) to the Arctic Ocean, ~6 % of which is from the Mackenzie River Basin (MRB), a region warming at ~3 times the mean hemispheric rate. How this will affect Hg transfer to ecosystems of the Beaufort Sea is ...

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Impact of lowering fine particulate matter from major emission sources on mortality in Canada: A nationwide causal analysis.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A] 2022 Dec 06; Vol. 119 (49), pp. e2209490119. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 28.

Abstract: Emissions of fine particulate matter (PM 2.5 ) from human activities have been linked to substantial disease burdens, but evidence regarding how reducing PM 2.5 at its sources would improve public health is sparse. We followed a population-based cohort...

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Laboratory Features of Trichinellosis and Eosinophilia Threshold for Testing, Nunavik, Quebec, Canada, 2009-2019.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Emerging infectious diseases [Emerg Infect Dis] 2022 Dec; Vol. 28 (12), pp. 2567-2569.

Abstract: Prolonged eosinophilia is characteristic of trichinellosis. To determine the optimal eosinophil threshold for reflex Trichinella testing, we examined all 43 cases in Nunavik, Quebec, Canada, during 2009-2019. Using receiver operating characteristic ana...

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Intermittent fasting: Describing engagement and associations with eating disorder behaviors and psychopathology among Canadian adolescents and young adults.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Eating behaviors [Eat Behav] 2022 Dec; Vol. 47, pp. 101681. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 04.

Abstract: Intermittent fasting has grown in popularity over the past several years. However, intermittent fasting has also been shown to relate to eating disorder behaviors and psychopathology, yet little research has explored this relationship in epidemiologica...

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From Prohibition to Permission: The Winding Road of Medical Assistance in Dying in Canada.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): HEC forum : an interdisciplinary journal on hospitals' ethical and legal issues [HEC Forum] 2022 Dec; Vol. 34 (4), pp. 321-354. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 10.

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Abstract: In this paper, I offer a personal and professional narrative of how Canada went from prohibition to permission for medical assistance in dying (MAiD). I describe the legal developments to date and flag what might be coming in the near future. I also of...

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How do housing asset and income relate to mortality? A population-based cohort study of 881220 older adults in Canada.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Social science & medicine (1982) [Soc Sci Med] 2022 Dec; Vol. 314, pp. 115429. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 13.

Abstract: Objective: A growing body of research has documented a well-established link between socioeconomic conditions and mortality among older adults. This study aims to understand (a) whether housing assets and income are associated with mortality and (b) if...

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Throw BABE Out With the Bathwater? Canadian Atheists are No Less Healthy than the Religious.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of religion and health [J Relig Health] 2022 Dec; Vol. 61 (6), pp. 4608-4634. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Apr 18.

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Abstract: The belief-as-benefit effect (BABE) is a broad term for the positive association between religion/spirituality (R/S) and health outcomes. Functionally, religious variables and religious identities predict greater wellness, which implies that atheists s...

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Equity in healthcare utilization in Canada's publicly funded health system: 2000-2014.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The European journal of health economics : HEPAC : health economics in prevention and care [Eur J Health Econ] 2022 Dec; Vol. 23 (9), pp. 1519-1533. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Feb 19.

Abstract: Equity in healthcare utilization is a globally accepted measurement of health system performance. In Canada, equity is included as a policy goal in the Federal health legislation that governs healthcare systems. This study used ten cycles of the Statis...

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Canadian demand and access to corneal transplantation: a provincial comparison.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Cell and tissue banking [Cell Tissue Bank] 2022 Dec; Vol. 23 (4), pp. 685-693. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Nov 12.

Abstract: To gather information from stakeholders involved in corneal donation and transplantation to inform discussion at the "National Consensus Forum on Improving Cornea Donation and Transplantation Access in Canada" held in February 2020, survey questions we...

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