Publications


  1. Tu JV, Chu A, Maclagan L, Austin PC, Johnston S, Ko DT, Cheung I, Atzema CL, Booth GL, Bhatia RS, Lee DS, Jackevicius CA, Kapral MK, Tu K, Wijeysundera HC, Alter DA, Udell JA, Manuel DG, Mondal P, Hogg W for the Cardiovascular Health in Ambulatory Care Research Team (CANHEART). Regional variations in ambulatory care and incidence of cardiovascular events. CMAJ. 2017 Apr; 189(13):E494-E501. PubMed (Abstract)   Full Text
  2. Yan AT, Koh M, Chan KK, Guo H, Alter DA, Austin PC, Tu JV, Wijeysundera HC, Ko DT. Association Between Cardiovascular Risk Factors and Aortic Stenosis The CANHEART Aortic Stenosis Study. J Am Coll Cardiol.  2017 Mar;69(12):1533-1535. PubMed (Abstract)  Full Text
  3. Tu JV, Khan AM, Ng K, Chu A. Recent Temporal Changes in Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Diseases in Ontario: Clinical and Health Systems Impact. Can J Cardiol . 2017 Mar;33(3):378-384. PubMed (Abstract)  Free Full Text
  4. Roifman I, Wijeysundera HC, Austin PC, Maclagan LC, Rezai MR, Wright GA, Tu JV. Temporal Trends in the Utilization of Noninvasive Diagnostic Tests for Coronary Artery Disease in Ontario Between 2008 and 2014: A Population-Based Study. Can J Cardiol. 2017 Feb;33(2):279-282. PubMed (Abstract)  Full Text
  5. Ko DT, Alter DA, Guo H, Koh M, Lau G, Austin PC, Booth GL, Hogg W, Jackevicius CA, Lee DS, Wijeysundera HC, Wilkins JT, Tu JV. High-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol and Cause-Specific Mortality in Individuals Without Previous Cardiovascular Conditions. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016 Nov 8;68(19):2073-2083. PubMed (Abstract)  Free Full Text
  6. Chiu M, Rezai MR, Maclagan LC, Austin PC, Shah BR, Redelmeier DA, Tu JV. Moving to a Highly Walkable Neighborhood and Incidence of Hypertension: A Propensity-Score Matched Cohort Study.  Environ Health Perspect.  2016 Jun;124(6):754-60.  PubMed (Abstract)  Free Full Text
  7. Tu JV, Chu A, Rezai MR, Guo H, Maclagan LC, Austin PC, Booth GL, Manuel DG, Chiu M, Ko DT, Lee DS, Shah BR, Donovan LR, Qazi Z. Sohail, Alter DA. The Incidence of Major Cardiovascular Events in Immigrants to Ontario, Canada: The CANHEART Immigrant Study.  Circulation.  2015;132:1549-1559.  PubMed (Abstract)  Free Full Text
  8. Chiu M, Maclagan LC, Tu JV, Shah BR. Temporal trends in cardiovascular disease risk factors among white, South Asian, Chinese and black groups in Ontario, Canada, 2001 to 2012: a population-based study.  BMJ Open.  2015 Aug 10;5(8):e007232.  PubMed (Abstract)  Free Full Text
  9. Maclagan LC, Tu JV. Using the concept of ideal cardiovascular health to measure population health: a review.  Curr Opin Cardiol.  2015 Sep;30(5):518-24. PubMed (Abstract)
  10. Chiu M, Shah BR, Maclagan LC, Rezai MR, Austin PC, Tu JV. Walk Score® and the prevalence of utilitarian walking and obesity among Ontario adults: A cross-sectional study.  Health Rep.  2015 Jul;26(7):3-10.  PubMed (Abstract)  Free Full Text
  11. Sohail QZ, Chu A, Rezai MR, Donovan LR, Ko DT, Tu JV. The risk of ischemic heart disease and stroke among immigrant populations: a systematic review.  Can J Cardiol.  2015 Sep;31(9):1160-8. PubMed (Abstract) Full Text
  12. Tu JV, Chu A, Donovan LR, Ko DT, Booth GL, Tu K, Maclagan LC, Guo H, Austin PC, Hogg W, Kapral MK, Wijeysundera HC, Atzema CL, Gershon AS, Alter DA, Lee DS, Jackevicius CA, Bhatia RS, Udell JA, Rezai MR, Stukel TA. The Cardiovascular Health In Ambulatory Care Research Team (CANHEART) Using Big Data to Measure and Improve Cardiovascular Health and Healthcare Services.  Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes.  2015 Mar 01  8(2):204-12  PubMed (Abstract)  Free Full Text
  13. Maclagan LC, Park J, Sanmartin C, Mathur KR, Roth D, Manuel DG, Gershon A, Booth GL, Bhatia S, Atzema CL, Tu JV. The CANHEART health index: a tool for monitoring the cardiovascular health of the Canadian population.  CMAJ.  2014 Feb 18  186(3):180-7  PubMed (Abstract)  Free Full Text
  14. Yeung DF, Van Dyke NK, Maclagan L, Moe GW, Shah BR, Chiu M, Lee DS, Ko DT, Lau C, Tu JV. A comparison of Chinese and non-Chinese Canadian patients hospitalized with heart failure.  BMC Cardiovasc Disord.  2013 Dec 10  13(1):114  PubMed (Abstract)  Free Full Text
  15. Rezai MR, Maclagan LC, Donovan LR, Tu JV. Classification of Canadian immigrants into visible minority groups using country of birth and mother tongue.  Open Medicine.  2013 Oct 1;7(4):e85-93.  PubMed (Abstract)  Free Full Text
  16. Levitt K, Guo H, Wijeysundera HC, Ko DT, Natarajan MK, Feindel CM, Kingsbury K, Cohen EA, Tu JV. Predictors of normal coronary arteries at coronary angiography.  Am Heart J.  2013 Oct 01  166(4):694-700  PubMed (Abstract) Full Text
  17. Tu JV, Abrahamyan L, Donovan LR, Boom N; Canadian Cardiovascular Society Quality Indicators Steering Committee. Best Practices for Developing Cardiovascular Quality Indicators.  Can J Cardiol.  2013 Nov;29(11):1516-9. PubMed (Abstract) Full Text
  18. Lugomirski P, Guo H, Boom NK, Donovan LR, Ko DT, Tu JV. Quality of Diabetes and Hyperlipidemia Screening Before a First Myocardial Infarction.  Can J Cardiol.  2013 Nov;29(11):1382-7.  PubMed (Abstract) Full Text
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