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Our Publications


Guilcher SJT, Cadel L, He A, Cimino SR, Ahmed M, Ho CH, Hitzig SL, McCarthy LM, Patel T, Hahn-Goldberg S, Lofters AK, Packer TL.  Medication self-management toolkits for adults with multiple sclerosis: A scoping review.  Exploratory Res Clin Soc Pharm  2023; 10: 100282.


Cadel L, Cimino SR, Bradley-Ridout G, Hitzig SL, Patel T, Ho CH, Packer TL, Lofters AK, Hahn-Goldberg S, McCarthy LM, Guilcher SJT. Medication self-management interventions for persons with stroke: A scoping review. PLOS One 2023; 18 (5): e0285483.


Wong WL, Lee L, Walker S, Lee C, Patel T, Hillier LM, Costa A, Sinha S.  Cost-utility analysis of a multispecialty interprofessional team dementia care model in Ontario, Canada. BMJ Open 2023; 13: e064882. 


Cadel L, Cimino SR, Bradley-Ridout G, Hitzig SL, Packer TL, McCarthy LM, Patel T, Lofters AK, Hahn-Goldberg S, Ho CH, Guilcher SJT. A scoping review of medication self-management intervention tools to support persons with traumatic spinal cord injury. PLOS One 2023; 18 (4): e0284199


Lee L, Jones A, Patel T, Hillier LM, Heckman G, Costa AP.   Frailty prevalence and efficient screening in primary care-based memory clinics.  Family Practice 2023; April 1; cmad035.


Faisal S, Ivo J, Abu Fadaleh S, Patel T. Exploring the value of real-time medication adherence monitoring: A qualitative study. Pharmacy 2023; 11.


Patel T, Ivo J, Pitre T, Faisal S, Antunes K, Oda K. An in-home medication dispensing system to support medication adherence for patients with chronic conditions in the community setting: A prospective, observational pilot study. JMIR Human FactorsResearch 2022; 6(5): e34906.

Everall AC, Cadel L, Lofters AK, Packer TL, Hitzig SL, Patel T, Cimino SR, Guilcher SJT. An exploration of attitudes and preferences towards medications among healthcare providers and persons with spinal cord injury/dysfunction: A qualitative comparison. Disability and Rehabilitation 2022; 44: 1252 - 1259.  

Lee L, Locklin J, Patel T, Lu SK, Hillier LM. Recruitment of participants for dementia research: Interprofessional perspectives from primary-care based memory clinics. Neurodegenerative Disease Management 2022; 12. 

Lee L, Hillier LM, Carducci J, Patel T, Skinson K, Dillon-Martin S, Kuzych L, Beurmann L, Lee C. Assessing risk among frail older adults in Ontario, Canada during the COVID-19 pandemic: A mixed methods evaluation of a telephone outreach program. Health and Social Care in the Community. In press.

Patel T, Ivo J, McDougall A, Lee C, Chang F, Bauer J, Pritchard S. Development of a clinician guide for electronic medication adherence products in older adults. Can Pharm J 2022; 155: 119 – 127.

Cadel L, Hitzig SL, Packer TL, Patel T, Lofters A, Thompson A, Guilcher SJT. Spinal cord injury/dysfunction and medication management: a qualitative study exploring the experiences of community-dwelling adults in Ontario, Canada. Disability and Rehabilitation 2022; 44: 24-33.  

Hussein R, He Z, Bareham J, Patel T, Kileen R, Grindrod K. Evaluating the Effectiveness of the Computer-Based Education Platform, Pharmacy5in5, on Pharmacists’ Knowledge of Anticholinergic Toxicity Using a Randomized Controlled Trial. Pharmacy 2022; 10: 8.
Faisal S, Ivo J, Tennant R, Prior KA, Grindrod K, McMillan C, Patel T. Integration of a smart multidose blister package for medication intake.  A mixed method ethnographic informed study of older adults with chronic disease. PLOS One 2022; 17 (1): e0262012.

Faisal S, Ivo J, Lee C, Carter C and Patel T. The usability, acceptability, and functionality of smart oral multidose dispensing systems for medication adherence: A scoping review. J Pharm Prac 2022; 35: 455 - 468. 


Faisal S, Ivo J, McMillan C, Grindrod K, Patel T. In-home medication management by older adults: a modified ethnography study using digital photography walkabouts. Age and Ageing 2021; 1 – 11.

Guan Q, Calzavara A, Cadel L, Hogan ME, McCormarck D, Patel T, Lofters A, Hitzig S, Guilcher SJT. Indicators of publicly funded prescription opioid use among persons with traumatic spinal cord injury in Ontario, CanadaJournal of Spinal Cord Medicine 2021; 26: 1 – 8. 

Lee L, Jones A, Hillier LM, Costa A, Patel T, Parikh R. Frailty screening in older adults:  Is annual screening necessary in primary care? Family Practice 2021 Jul 8; cmab055. 

Patel T. Medication nonadherence: Time for a proactive approach by pharmacists. Can Pharm J 2021; 154: 292 - 296.  

Guilcher S, Guan Q, Hogan ME, Calzavara A, Lofters A, McCormack D, Patel T, Hitzig S, Packer T. Prevalence of prescribed opioid claims among persons with nontraumatic spinal cord dysfunction in Ontario, Canada: a population-based retrospective cohort study. Spinal Cord 2021; 59: 512 – 519.

Faisal S, Ivo J, Patel T. A review of features and characteristics of smart medication adherence products. Can Pharm J 2021; 154: 312 - 323. 

Sadowski C, Bharadia M, Bowles S, Isenor J, Patel T. Review of the top 5 geriatrics studies 2018 – 2019. Can Pharm J 2021; 154: 256 – 261. 

Faisal S, Ivo J, Tennant R, Prior KA, Grindrod K, McMillan C, Patel T. Implementation of a real-time medication intake monitoring technology intervention in community pharmacy settings: A mixed-method pilot study. Pharmacy 2021; 9: 105. 

Patel T, McDougall A, Ivo J, Carducci J, Pritchard S, Chang F, Faisal S, Lee C. Development and content validation of an instrument to measure medication self-management in older adults. Pharmacy 2021; 9: 78.

Lee L, Molnar F, Hillier LM, Patel T and Slonim K. Multispecialty Interprofessional Team Memory Clinics: Enhancing Collaborative Practice and Health Care Providers’ Experience of Dementia Care. Can J Aging 2021 Apr 30; 1 – 14.  

Guilcher SJT, Hogan ME, Guan Q, McCormack D, Calzavara A, Patel T, Hitzig SL, Packer T, Lofters AK. Prevalence of prescribed opioid claims among persons with traumatic spinal cord injury in Ontario, Canada: A population-based retrospective cohort study. Arch Physical Med Rehab 2021; 102: 35 - 43. 

Guilcher SJT, Hogan ME, McCormack D, Calzavara A, Hitzig SL, Patel T, Packer T, Guan Q, Lofters AK. Prescription medications dispensed following a nontraumatic spinal cord dysfunction: a retrospective population-based study in Ontario, Canada. Spinal Cord 2021; 59: 132 - 140.  

Lee C, Ivo J, Carter C, Faisal S, Shao YW and Patel T. Pharmacist interventions for persons with intellectual disabilities: A scoping review. Res Soc Admin Pharm 2021; 17: 257 – 272.  

Lee L, Jones A, Costa A, Hillier LM, Patel T, Milligan J, Pefanis J, Giangregorio L, Heckman GA, Parikh R. The C5-75 Program: meeting the need for efficient, pragmatic frailty screening and management in primary care. Can J Aging 2021; 40; 193 - 205.  


Faisal S, Ivo J, McDougall A, Patel T. Stakeholder Feedback of Electronic Medication Adherence Products: Qualitative Analysis. J Med Internet Res 2020; 22 (12): e18074.

Lee L, Hillier L, Patel T, Molnar F, Borrie M, Clark JA. Delaying Transition Into Long-Term Care for Persons Living With Dementia: Multispecialty Interprofessional Team Memory Clinics. J Am Med Directors Assoc 2020; 21: 2014 – 2015.e.1 [Letter to the Editor].  

Patel T, Hasan S, Chang F, McFarlane T. Controlled substances in hospices after patient death: a cross-sectional survey of Ontario hospices. International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy 2020; 42: 1344 – 1353. 

Tabeefar H, Chang F, Cooke M, Patel T. Community Pharmacists and Chronic Pain: A Qualitative Study of Experience, Perception and Challenges. Can J Pain 2020; 4: 29 - 39. 

Cadel L, Everall AC, Packer TL, Hitzig SL, Patel T, Lofters A, Guilcher SJT. Exploring the perspectives of medication self-management among persons with spinal cord injury/dysfunction and providers: A qualitative study. Res Soc Adm Pharmacy 2020; 16: 1775 – 1784. 

Patel T, Grindrod K. Antiseizure drugs and women: Challenges with contraception and pregnancyCan Pharm J 2020; 153: 357 – 360. 

Chen M, Patel T, Chang F. The Impact of a Primary Care, Pharmacist-Driven Intervention in Patients with Chronic Non-Cancer Pain—A Pilot Study. Pharmacy 2020; 8: 113.  

Patel T, Ivo J, Faisal S, McDougall A, Bauer J, Pritchard S, Chang F. A prospective study of usability and workload of electronic medication adherence products by older adults, caregivers and healthcare providers. J Med Internet Res 2020; 22(6): e18073. 

Lee L, Hillier LM, Patel T, Weston W. A decade of dementia care training: Learning needs of primary care clinicians. J Cont Educ Health Prof 2020; 40: 131 – 140. 

Cadel L, De Luca C, Hitzig S, Packer T, Lofters A, Patel T, Guilcher S. Self-management of pain and depression in adults with spinal cord injury: A scoping review. J Spinal Cord Med 2020; 43:280 – 297.  

Guilcher SJT, Everall A, Patel T, Packer TL, Hitzig SL, Lofters A. “The strategies are the same, the problems may be different”: a qualitative study exploring the experiences of healthcare and service providers with medication therapy management for individuals with spinal cord injury/dysfunction. BMC Neurol 2020; 20: 20.

Cadel L, Everall A, Hitzig SL, Packer TL, Patel T, Lofters AK, Guilcher SJT. Spinal cord injury and polypharmacy: a scoping review. Disability and Rehabilitation 2020; 42: 3858 - 3870. 

Patel T, Grindrod K. Antiseizure drugs for women with epilepsy: Before, during, and after pregnancy. Can Fam Physician 2020; 66: 266 – 269.


Fernandez H, Cooke M and Patel T. Epilepsy and lifestyle behaviours related to bone health. Epilepsia 2019; 60: 2306 – 2313.

Guilcher SJT, Everall A, Patel T, Packer TL, Hitzig SL, Lofters A. Medication adherence for persons with spinal cord injury and dysfunction from the perspectives of healthcare workers: A qualitative study. J of Spinal Cord Med 2019; 42 (suppl 1): 215 – 255.


Farrell B, Thompson W, Black C, Archibald D, Raman-Wilms L, Weaver L, Patel T, Grassau P, Eid K, Winslade N. Health care providers’ roles and responsibilities in management of polypharmacy: results of a modified Delphi. Can Pharm J 2018; 151: 395 – 407. 

Foong AI, Grindrod K, Patel T, Kellar J. Demystifying serotonin syndrome (or serotonin toxicity). Can Fam Physician 2018; 64: 720 - 727. 

Lee L, Patel T, Molnar F, Seitz D. Optimizing medications in older adults with cognitive impairment : Considerations for primary care clinicians. Can Fam Physician 2018; 64: 646 – 652. 


Guilcher SJT, Hogan MEH, Calzavara A, Hitzig SL, Patel T, Packer T and Lofters A. Prescription drug claims following a traumatic spinal cord injury for older adults: A retrospective population-based study in Ontario, Canada. Spinal Cord 2018; 56: 1059 - 1068.


Lee L, Patel T, Hillier LM, Locklin J, Milligan J, Pefanis J, Costa A, Lee J, Slonim K, Giangregorio L, Hunter S, Keller H, Boscart V. Frailty screening and case-finding for complex chronic conditions in older adults in primary care. Geriatrics 2018; 3, 39. 


Foong AI, Patel T, Kellar J, Grindrod K. The scoop on serotonin syndrome. Can Pharm J 2018; 151: 233 - 239.


Fernandez H, Mohammed H, Patel T. Vitamin D supplementation for bone health in adults with epilepsy: A systematic review. Epilepsia 2018; 59: 885 – 896. 



Cheng R, Yang YD, Chan M and Patel T. Medication incidents involving antiepileptic drugs in Canadian hospitals: A multi-incident analysis. Healthcare Quarterly 2017; 20: 54 - 62. 

Pandey A, Krumme A, Patel T and Choudhry N. The Impact of Text Messaging on Medication Adherence and Exercise Among Postmyocardial Infarction Patients: Randomized Controlled Pilot Trial. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2017; 5 (8): e110 (p1-10). 


Lee L, Patel T, Hillier L, Maulkhan N, Slonim K and Costa A. Identifying frailty in primary care: A systematic review. Geriatr & Gerontol Int. 2017; 17: 1358 - 1377. 

Patel T, Slonim K, Lee L. Use of potentially inappropriate medications among ambulatory home-dwelling elderly patients with dementia: A review of the literature. Can Pharm J 2017; 150: 169 – 183.  


Maximos M, Chang F, Patel T. Risk of falls associated with antiepileptic drug use in ambulatory elderly population: A systematic review. Can Pharm J 2017; 150: 101 – 111.   


Duong S, Patel T, Chang F. Dementia: What pharmacists need to know. Can Pharm J 2017; 150: 118 – 129. 


Lee L, Patel T, Costa A, Bryce E, Hillier LM, Slonim K, Hunter SW, Heckman G, Molnar FJ. Screening for frailty in primary care: Accuracy of gait speed and hand-grip strength. Can Fam Physician 2017; 63: e51 – e57. 

Patel T, Milligan J and Lee FJ. Medication-related problems in individuals with spinal cord injury in a primary care-based clinic. J Spinal Cord Med 2017; 40: 54-61. 


Lee L, Patel T, Hillier L, Milligan J. Office-based case finding for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in older adults in primary care. Can Respiratory J 2016; article ID 1083270; 7pages. 


Patel T, Chang F, Mohammed HT, Raman-Wilms L, Jurcic J, Khan A, Sproule B. Knowledge, perceptions and attitudes toward chronic pain and its management: A cross-sectional survey of frontline pharmacists in Ontario, Canada. PLoS One 2016; 11 (6): e0157151.  



Chang F, Patel T, and Schulz ME. The “Rising Tide” of dementia in Canada: what does it mean for pharmacists and the people they care for? Can Pharm J 2015; 148: 193 – 199.


Patel T and Chang F. Practice recommendations for Parkinson’s disease: Assessment and management by community pharmacists. Can Pharm J 2015; 148: 142 – 149.


Bauman CA, Milligan JD, Patel T, Pritchard S, Labreche T, Dillon-Martin S, Ilich A and Riva JJ. Community-based falls prevention: lessons from an interprofessional Mobility Clinic. J Can Chiropr Assoc 2014; 58: 300 – 311.

Patel T and Chang F. Parkinson’s disease guidelines for pharmacists. Can Pharm J 2014; 147: 161–170.

Rojas-Fernandez C, Patel T and Lee L. An interdisciplinary memory clinic: a novel practice setting for pharmacists in primary care in Ontario, Canada. Ann Pharmacother 2014; 48; 785 - 795. 



Seymour N, Patel T and Dixon H. Worsening of myasthenia gravis following the addition of gabapentin for essential tremor. J Pharm Technology 2013; 29: 191 - 3.


Lee J, Alfieri M, Patel T and Lee L. Choosing family medicine residency programs: What factors influence residents’ decisions? Can Fam Physician 2011; 57: e113 – 21. 


Patel TShould the Window for Intravenous Administration of Tissue Plasminogen Activator in the Treatment of Acute Ischemic Stroke be Extended to 4.5 Hours? Can J Hosp Pharm 2009; 62: 248 – 249. 



Fischer JH, Patel TV, Fischer PA. Fosphenytoin: clinical pharmacokinetics and comparative advantages in the acute treatment of seizures. Clin Pharmacokinet 2003; 42(1): 33-58. 



Patel T, Radomski KM, Chandler MHH. Assay Interaction Between Oxaprozin and Phenytoin. Ann Pharmacother 1997; 31: 254. 

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