Publications

Nicholson K, Almirall J, Fortin M. The measurement of multimorbidity. Health Psychol 2019;38(9):783-90. doi: 10.1037/hea0000739. [Résumé PubMed]

Contant E, Loignon C, Bouhali T, et al. A multidisciplinary self-management intervention among patients with multimorbidity and the impact of socioeconomic factors on results. BMC Fam Pract 2019;20(1):53. doi: 10.1186/s12875-019-0943-6. [Texte complet]

Wong ST, Langton JM, Katz A, et al. Promoting cross-jurisdictional primary health care research: developing a set of common indicators across 12 community-based primary health care teams in Canada. Prim Health Care Res Dev 2019;20:e7. doi: 10.1017/S1463423618000518. [Texte complet]

Nguyen TN, Ngangue P, Bouhali T, et al. Social Vulnerability in Patients with Multimorbidity: A Cross-Sectional Analysis. Int J Environ Res Public Health 2019;16(7) doi: 10.3390/ijerph16071244. [Texte complet]

Fortin M, Chouinard MC, Diallo BB, et al. Integration of chronic disease prevention and management services into primary care (PR1MaC): findings from an embedded qualitative study. BMC Fam Pract 2019;20(1):7. doi: 10.1186/s12875-018-0898-z. [Texte complet]

Sasseville M, Smith SM, Freyne L, et al. Predicting poorer health outcomes in older community-dwelling patients with multimorbidity: prospective cohort study assessing the accuracy of different multimorbidity definitions. BMJ Open 2019;9(1):e023919. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-023919. [Texte complet]

Ramond-Roquin A, Stewart M, Ryan BL, et al. The "Patient-centered coordination by a care team" questionnaire achieves satisfactory validity and reliability. J Interprof Care 2019;33(5):558-69. doi: 10.1080/13561820.2018.1554633. [Résumé PubMed]

Fortin M. "It-that-must-not-be-named": Addressing patient discomfort with the term multimorbidity. Can Fam Physician 2018;64(12):881-82. [Texte complet]

Ben Charif A, Hassani K, Wong ST, et al. Assessment of scalability of evidence-based innovations in community-based primary health care: a cross-sectional study. CMAJ Open 2018;6(4):E520-E27. doi: 10.9778/cmajo.20180143. [Texte complet]

Wong ST, Langton JM, Katz A, et al. Promoting cross-jurisdictional primary health care research: developing a set of common indicators across 12 community-based primary health care teams in Canada. Prim Health Care Res Dev 2018:1-7. doi: 10.1017/S1463423618000518. [Texte complet]

Haggerty J, Fortin M, Breton M. Snapshot of the primary care waiting room: Informing practice redesign to align with the Patient's Medical Home model. Can Fam Physician 2018;64(9):e407-e13. [Texte complet]

Loignon C, Dupere S, Fortin M, et al. Health literacy - engaging the community in the co-creation of meaningful health navigation services: a study protocol. BMC Health Serv Res 2018;18(1):505. doi: 10.1186/s12913-018-3315-3. [Texte complet]

Poitras ME, Chouinard MC, Fortin M, et al. Nursing activities for patients with chronic disease in family medicine groups: A multiple-case study. Nurs Inq 2018;25(4):e12250. doi: 10.1111/nin.12250. [Résumé PubMed]

Ryan BL, Bray Jenkyn K, Shariff SZ, et al. Beyond the grey tsunami: a cross-sectional population-based study of multimorbidity in Ontario. Can J Public Health 2018 doi: 10.17269/s41997-018-0103-0. [Résumé PubMed]

Poitras ME, Maltais ME, Bestard-Denomme L, et al. What are the effective elements in patient-centered and multimorbidity care? A scoping review. BMC Health Serv Res 2018;18(1):446. doi: 10.1186/s12913-018-3213-8. [Texte complet]

Nelson ML, McKellar KA, Munce S, et al. Addressing the Evidence Gap in Stroke Rehabilitation for Complex Patients: A Preliminary Research Agenda. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 80(1):103-11 2018;99(6):1232-41. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2017.08.488. [Résumé PubMed]

Couture EM, Chouinard MC, Fortin M, et al. The relationship between health literacy and patient activation among frequent users of healthcare services: a cross-sectional study. BMC Fam Pract 2018;19(1):38. doi: 10.1186/s12875-018-0724-7. [Texte complet]

Smith SM, Wallace E, Salisbury C, et al. A Core Outcome Set for Multimorbidity Research (COSmm). Ann Fam Med 2018;16(2):132-38. doi: 10.1370/afm.2178. [Texte complet]

Poitras ME, Chouinard MC, Gallagher F, et al. Nursing Activities for Patients With Chronic Disease in Primary Care Settings: A Practice Analysis. Nurs Res 2018;67(1):35-42. doi: 10.1097/NNR.0000000000000253. [Résumé PubMed]

Sasseville M, Chouinard MC, Fortin M. Patient-reported outcomes in multimorbidity intervention research: A scoping review. Int J Nurs Stud 2018;77:145-53. doi: 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2017.09.016. [Résumé PubMed]

Nicholson K, Bauer M, Terry A, et al. The Multimorbidity Cluster Analysis Tool: Identifying Combinations and Permutations of Multiple Chronic Diseases Using a Record-Level Computational Analysis. J Innov Health Inform 2017;24(4):962. doi: 10.14236/jhi.v24i4.962. [Texte complet]

Fortin M, Haggerty J, Sanche S, et al. Self-reported versus health administrative data: implications for assessing chronic illness burden in populations. A cross-sectional study. CMAJ Open 2017;5(3):E729-E33. doi: 10.9778/cmajo.20170029.  [Texte complet]

Tonelli M, Wiebe N, Straus S, et al. Multimorbidity, dementia and health care in older people:a population-based cohort study. CMAJ Open 2017;5(3):E623-E31. doi: 10.9778/cmajo.20170052. [Texte complet]

Fortin M, Almirall J, Nicholson K. Development of a research tool to document self-reported chronic conditions in primary care. Journal of Comorbidity 2017;7:117-23. [Texte complet]

Carrier H, Zaytseva A, Bocquier A, et al. Polymédication et pathologies chroniques multiples : opinions et pratiques des médecins généralistes: Direction de la recherche, des études, de l'évaluation et des statistiques. Ministère de solidarités et de la santé. France, Octobre 2017. No. 1036. [Texte complet]

Couture EM, Chouinard MC, Fortin M, Hudon C. The relationship between health literacy and quality of life among frequent users of health care services: a cross-sectional study. Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2017;15:137. [Texte complet]

Sasseville M, Stewart M, Bouhali T, Fortin M. Relevant Outcomes for Patient-Centered Interventions for Persons with Multimorbidity: Experts' Discussion. Ann Fam Med. 2017;15:388-9. [Texte complet]

Stewart M, Fortin M, Patient-Centred Innovations for Persons with Multimorbidity T. Patient-Centred Innovations for Persons with Multimorbidity: funded evaluation protocol. CMAJ Open. 2017;5:E365-E72. [Texte complet]

Nelson ML, McKellar KA, Yi J, et al. Stroke rehabilitation evidence and comorbidity: a systematic scoping review of randomized controlled trials. Top Stroke Rehabil. 2017:1-7.[Texte complet]

Poitras M-E, Chouinard M-C, Fortin M, Girard A, Gallagher F. Les activités des infirmières oeuvrant en soins de première ligne auprès des personnes atteintes de maladies chroniques: une revue systématique de la littérature. Rech Soins Infirm. 2016;Sep(126):24-37.

Fortin M, Chouinard M-C, Dubois M-F, et al. Integration of chronic disease prevention and management services into primary care: a pragmatic randomized controlled trial (PR1MaC). CMAJ Open. 2016;4:E588-E598. [Texte complet]

Fortin M, Couture M, Bouhali T, Leclerc E, Stewart M. It Takes Two to Tango: Researchers and Decision-Makers Collaborating to Implement Practice Changes for Patients with Multimorbidity. Healthc Q. 2016;19(2):55-59. [Texte complet]

Poitras ME, Chouinard MC, Fortin M, Gallagher F. How to report professional practice in nursing? A scoping review. BMC Nurs. 2016;15:31. [Texte complet]

Bayliss EA, McQuillan DB, Ellis JL, et al. Using Electronic Health Record Data to Measure Care Quality for Individuals with Multiple Chronic Medical Conditions. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2016;64(9):1839-1844. [Résumé PubMed]

Terry AL, Stewart M, Fortin M, et al. Stepping Up to the Plate: An Agenda for Research and Policy Action on Electronic Medical Records in Canadian Primary Healthcare. Healthc Policy. 2016;12:19-32. [Résumé PubMed]

Mokraoui NM, Haggerty J, Almirall J, Fortin M. Prevalence of self-reported multimorbidity in the general population and in primary care practices: a cross-sectional study. BMC Res Notes. 2016;9(1):314. [Texte complet]

Grabovschi C, Loignon C, Fortin M. Physician’s communicative behavior: a qualitative study among multimorbid socioeconomically disadvantaged patients. Rev Psih. 2016;62:7-20.

Sasseville M, Chouinard M-C, Fortin M. Predictive Factors of Effects of an Interdisciplinary Chronic Disease Prevention and Management Intervention in Primary Healthcare: A Correlational Analysis. J Comm Pub Health Nurs. 2016;2:112. [Texte complet]

Smith SM, Wallace E, O'Dowd T, Fortin M: Interventions for improving outcomes in patients with multimorbidity in primary care and community settings. Cochrane Database Syst Rev (2):CD003638. 2016;3:CD006560. [Texte complet]

Ramond-Roquin A, Fortin M: Towards increased visibility of multimorbidity research. Journal of Comorbidity. 2016;6:42–45. [Texte complet]

Ramond-Roquin A, Haggerty J, Lambert M, Almirall J, Fortin M: Different Multimorbidity Measures Result in Varying Estimated Levels of Physical Quality of Life in Individuals with Multimorbidity: A Cross-Sectional Study in the General Population. Biomed Res Int. 2016;2016:7845438. [Texte complet]

Nicholson K, Terry AL, Fortin M, Williamson T, Thind A: Understanding multimorbidity in primary health care. Can Fam Physician. 2015;61(10):918, e489-990. [Texte complet]

Stewart M, Fortin M, Bouhali T, Denomme LB: Success in leading collaborative research. Can Fam Physician. 2015;61(6):565-566. [Texte complet]

Tonelli M, Wiebe N, Fortin M, Guthrie B, Hemmelgarn BR, James MT et al: Methods for identifying 30 chronic conditions: application to administrative data. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2015;15:31. [Texte complet]

Bélanger A, Hudon C, Fortin M, Almirall J, Bouhali T, Chouinard M-C. Validation of a French-language version of the health education impact Questionnaire (heiQ) among chronic disease patients seen in primary care: a cross-sectional study. Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2015;13:64. [Texte complet]

Fortin M, Haggerty J, Almirall J, Bouhali T, Sasseville M, Lemieux M. Lifestyle factors and multimorbidity: a cross sectional study. BMC Public Health. Jul 5 2014;14(1):686.[Texte complet]

Duguay C, Gallagher F, and Fortin F. The unique experience of adults with multimorbidity: a qualitative study. Journal of Comorbidity 2014;4:11–21.[Texte complet]

Smith SM, Bayliss EA, Mercer SW, Gunn J, Vestergaard M, Wyke S, Salisbury C, Fortin M: How to design and evaluate interventions to improve outcomes for patients with multimorbidity. Journal of Comorbidity 2013, 3:10-17. [Texte complet]

Almirall J, Fortin M: The coexistence of terms to describe the presence of multiple concurrent diseases. Journal of Comorbidity 2013, 3:4-9. [Texte complet]

Stewart M, Fortin M, Britt HC, Harrison CM, Maddocks HL: Comparisons of multi-morbidity in family practice--issues and biases. Fam Pract 2013, 30:473-480. [Texte complet]

Fortin M, Chouinard MC, Bouhali T, Dubois MF, Gagnon C, Belanger M. Evaluating the integration of chronic disease prevention and management services into primary health care. BMC Health Serv Res. 2013;13(1):132. [Texte complet]

Grabovschi C, Loignon C, Fortin M. Mapping the concept of vulnerability related to health care disparities: a scoping review. BMC Health Serv Res. 2013;13:94. [Texte complet]

Robichaud-Hallé L, Beaudry M, Fortin M. Obstructive sleep apnea and multimorbidity. BMC Pulmonary Medicine. 2012;12:60.[Texte complet]

Smith SM, Soubhi H, Fortin M, Hudon C, O'Dowd T. Managing patients with multimorbidity: systematic review of interventions in primary care and community settings. BMJ. 2012;345:e5205. [Texte complet]

Smith SM, Soubhi H, Fortin M, Hudon C, O'Dowd T. Interventions for improving outcomes in patients with multimorbidity in primary care and community settings. Cochrane Database Syst Rev (2):CD003638. 2012;4:CD006560. [Résumé PubMed]

Hudon C, Fortin M, Poitras M-E, Almirall J. The relationship between literacy and multimorbidity in a primary care setting. BMC Family Practice. 2012;13:33 (Texte complet).

Fortin M, Stewart M, Poitras M-E, Almirall J, Maddocks H. A Systematic Review of Prevalence Studies on Multimorbidity: Toward a More Uniform Methodology. Ann Fam Med 2012; 10:142-151 (Texte complet).

Poitras M-E, Fortin M, Hudon C, Haggerty J, Almirall J. Validation of the disease burden morbidity assessment by self-report in a French-speaking population. BMC Health Service Research. 2012;12:35 (Texte complet).

Birtwhistle R, Pottie K, Shaw E, Dickinson JA, Brauer P, Fortin M, Bell N, Singh H, Tonelli M, Connor Gorber S, Lewin G, Joffres M, Parkin P: Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care: We're back! Can Fam Physician  2012;58: 13-15 (Résumé PubMed).

Fortin M, Contant E, Savard C, Hudon C, Poitras M-E, Almirall J: Canadian guidelines for clinical practice: an analysis of their quality and relevance to the care of adults with comorbidity. BMC Family Practice. 2011;12:74 (Texte complet).

Hudon C, St-Cyr Tribble D, Bravo G, Poitras ME: Enablement in healthcare context: a concept analysis. Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice. 2011;17:143-149 (Résumé PubMed).

Hudon C, Fortin M, Haggerty J, Lambert M, Poitras ME: Measuring patient perceptions of patient-centered care: a systematic review of tools for family medicine. Ann Fam Med 2011;9:155-164 (Texte complet).

Hudon C, Fortin M, Rossignol F, Bernier S, Poitras M-E. The Patient Enablement Instrument-French version in a family practice setting: a reliability study. BMC Family Practice. 2011;12:71 (Texte complet).

Loignon C, Haggerty JL, Fortin M, Bedos CP, Barbeau D, Allen D. What makes primary care effective for people in poverty living with multiple chronic conditions?: study protocol. BMC Health Services Research 2010, 10:320.[Texte complet]

Fortin M, Hudon C, Gallagher F, Ntetu AL, Maltais D, Soubhi H. Nurses joining family doctors in primary care practices: perceptions of patients with multimorbidity. BMC Fam Pract. 2010 Nov 4;11:84.[Texte complet]

Hudon C, St-Cyr Tribble D, Bravo G, Poitras ME. Enablement in health care context: a concept analysis. J Eval Clin Pract. 2011;17(1):143-9. [Résumé PubMed]

Haggerty J, Fortin M, Beaulieu M-D, et al. At the interface of community and healthcare systems: a longitudinal cohort study on evolving health and the impact of primary healthcare from the patient's perspective. BMC Health Services Research 2010;10:258.[Texte complet]

Hudon C, St-Cyr Tribble D, Légaré F, Bravo G, Fortin M, Almirall J. Assessing enablement in clinical practice: a systematic review of available instruments. J Eval Clin Pract. 2010; 16(6):1301-1308.[Résumé PubMed]

Fortin M, Steenbakkers K, Hudon C, Poitras ME, Almirall J, van den Akker M. The electronic Cumulative Illness Rating Scale: a reliable and valid tool to assess multi-morbidity in primary care. J Eval Clin Pract. 2011;17(6):1089-1093.[Résumé PubMed]

Fortin M, Hudon C, Haggerty J, van den Akker M, Almirall J. Prevalence estimates of multimorbidity: a comparative study of two sources. BMC Health Services Research, 2010;10:111.[Texte complet]

Howlett J, Morin L, Fortin M, Heckman G, Strachan PH, Suskin N, Shamian J, Lewanczuk R, Aurthur HM. End-of-life planning in heart failure: it should be the end of the beginning. Can J Cardiol. 2010;26(3):135-41.[Résumé PubMed]

Loignon C, Haggerty JL, Fortin M, Bedos CP, Allen D, Barbeau D. Physicians' social competence in the provision of care to persons living in poverty: research protocol. BMC Health Serv Res. 2010;25;10:79.[Texte complet]

Soubhi H, Bayliss EA, Fortin M, Hudon C, van den Akker M, Thivierge R, Posel N, Fleiszer D. Learning and caring in communities of practice: using relationships and collective learning to improve primary care for patients with multimorbidity. Ann Fam Med. 2010;8(2):170-7.[Texte complet]

Arthur HM, Suskin N, Bayley M, Fortin M, Howlett J, Heckman G, Lewanczuk R. The Canadian Heart Health Strategy and Action Plan: Cardiac rehabilitation as an exemplar of chronic disease management. Can J Cardiol. 2010 Jan;26(1):37-41.[Résumé PubMed]

Soubhi H, Colet NR, Gilbert JH, Lebel P, Thivierge RL, Hudon C, Fortin M. Interprofessional learning in the trenches: fostering collective capability. J Interprof Care. 2009;23:52-57.[Résumé PubMed]

Hudon C, Fortin M, Dubois M-F, Almirall J. Comorbidity and glycemia control among patients with type 2 diabetes in primary care. Diabetes, metabolic syndrome and obesity. 2008;1:33-37.[Texte complet]

Hudon C, Fortin M, Soubhi H. Single-risk-factor interventions to promote physical activity among patients with chronic diseases in primary care: a systematic review. Can Fam Physician. 2008;54:1130-1137.[Texte complet]

Hudon C, Fortin M, Soubhi S. Conditions musculo-squelettiques chroniques et comorbidités en soins de première ligne. Can Fam Physician 2008;54 74-75. [Texte complet]

Fortin M, Dubois M-F, Hudon C, Soubhi H, Almirall J. Multimorbidity and quality of life: a closer look. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes 2007; 5 :52. [Texte complet]

Fortin M, Soubhi H, Hudon C, Bayliss EA, van den Akker M. Multimorbidity's many challenges. BMJ 2007; 334: 1016-1017.

Soubhi H. Toward an ecosystemic approach to chronic care design and practice in primary care. Ann Fam Med 2007; 5: 263-269.[Texte complet]

Smith SM, Soubhi H, Fortin M, Hudon C, O’Dowd T. Interventions to improve outcomes in patients with multimorbidity in primary care and community settings. (Protocol) Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2007, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD006560. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006560.

Fortin M, Hudon C, Bayliss EA, Soubhi H, Lapointe L. Caring for Body and Soul: The Importance of Recognizing and Managing Psychological Distress in Persons with Multimorbidity. Int’l J Psychiatry in Medicine 2007; 37: 1-9.[Résumé PubMed]

Hudon C, Fortin M, Soubhi H. Abbreviated guidelines for scoring the Cumulative Illness Rating Scale (CIRS) in family practice. J Clin Epidemiol. 2007;60: 212e1-212e3.

Soubhi H, Fortin M, Hudon C. Perceived conflict in the couple and chronic illness management: preliminary analyses from the Quebec Health Survey. BMC Family Practice 2006 ;7: 59. [Texte complet]

Fortin M, Bravo G, Hudon C, Lapointe L, Dubois MF, Almirall J. Psychological distress and multimorbidity in primary care. Ann Fam Med 2006;4: 417-422. [Texte complet]

Fortin M, Dionne J, Pinho G, Gignac J, Almirall J, Lapointe L. Randomized controlled trials: Do they have external validity for patients with multiple comorbidities? Ann Fam Med. 2006;4:104-8. [Texte complet]

Fortin M, Bravo G, Hudon C, Lapointe L, Almirall J, Dubois M-F, Vanasse A. Relationship between multimorbidity and health-related quality of life of patients in primary care. Quality of Life Research. 2006;15:83-91. [Résumé PubMed]

Fortin M, Hudon C, Dubois MF, Almirall J, Lapointe L, Soubhi H. Comparative assessment of three different indices of multimorbidity for studies on health-related quality of life. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes. 2005;3:74. [Texte complet]

Fortin M, Maltais D, Hudon C, Lapointe L, Ntetu AL. Accessibilité aux soins de santé. Perceptions des patients avec plusieurs problèmes de santé chroniques. Can Fam Physician. 2005;51:1502-3. [Texte complet]

Fortin M, Bravo G, Hudon C, Vanasse A, Lapointe L. Prevalence of multimorbidity among adults seen in family practice. Ann Fam Med. 2005;3:223-8. [Texte complet]

Hudon C, Fortin M, Vanasse A. Cumulative Illness Rating Scale was a reliable and valid index in the family practice context. J Clin Epidemiol. 2005;58:603-8. [Résumé PubMed]

Fortin M, Lapointe L, Hudon C, Vanasse A. Multimorbidity is common to family practice. Is it commonly researched? Can Fam Physician. 2005;51:244-5. [Texte complet]

Fortin M, Lapointe L, Hudon C, Ntetu AL, Maltais D, Vanasse A. Multimorbidity and quality of life in primary care : A systematic review. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes. 2004;2:51. [Texte complet]