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CTV News
Watchdog investigating Ottawa arrest of man 'sitting in a pool of blood'the 37-year-old man as Abdirahman Abdi and said he has a mental illness. He is
Watchdog investigating Ottawa arrest of man 'sitting in a pool of blood'
CTV News / Posted 12 hours ago
the 37-year-old man as Abdirahman Abdi and said he has a mental illness. He is listed in critical condition at an Ottawa hospital, the SIU said in a statement. Witnesses say several police officers were involved in the arrest and that... Read more
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CTV News
Watchdog investigating Ottawa arrest of man 'sitting in a pool of blood'identified the 37-year-old man as Abdi Abdiraman and said he has a mental illne
Watchdog investigating Ottawa arrest of man 'sitting in a pool of blood'
CTV News / Posted 14 hours ago
identified the 37-year-old man as Abdi Abdiraman and said he has a mental illness. He is listed in critical condition at an Ottawa hospital, the SIU said in a statement. Witnesses said several police officers were involved in the Sunday morning... Read more
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15h
CTV News
Police investigated after mentally ill man put in hospital after arrestidentified the 37-year-old man as Abdi Abdiraman and said he has a mental illne
Police investigated after mentally ill man put in hospital after arrest
CTV News / Posted 15 hours ago
identified the 37-year-old man as Abdi Abdiraman and said he has a mental illness. He is listed in critical condition at an Ottawa hospital, the SIU said in a statement. Witnesses said several police officers were involved in the Sunday morning... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Transfusions from young females could negatively impact mortality rateshave a higher mortality rate, according to a recent study. Dr. Dean Fergusson,
Transfusions from young females could negatively impact mortality rates
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 days ago
have a higher mortality rate, according to a recent study. Dr. Dean Fergusson, a senior scientist and director of The Ottawa Hospital’s clinical epidemiology program, said the study linked 30,503 transfusion recipients between October 2006 and... Read more
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CTV News
Hospital menu makeover after managers eat patient food for a weekThe 'yellow pucks of sadness' – a phrase used to describe the eggs served to pa
Hospital menu makeover after managers eat patient food for a week
CTV News / Posted 6 days ago
The 'yellow pucks of sadness' – a phrase used to describe the eggs served to patients at the Ottawa Hospital – will soon be seeing an improvement as hospital officials work to revamp the menu. After the hospital's managers, including CEO Dr. Jack... Read more
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metro
Hospital boss eats the food for a week, demands changesGetty) Hospital chiefs ate nothing but food served to patients for a week – an
Hospital boss eats the food for a week, demands changes
metro / Posted 7 days ago
Getty) Hospital chiefs ate nothing but food served to patients for a week – and now change is coming. The menu at Ottawa Hospital is being revamped after bosses including CEO Jack Kitts chowed down three hospital food meals for seven... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Bland no more: Hospital will give heave-ho to ‘yellow pucks of sadness’, other food atrocitiesDr. Jack Kitts, chief executive of The Ottawa Hospital, recently ate hospital f
Bland no more: Hospital will give heave-ho to ‘yellow pucks of sadness’, other food atrocities
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Dr. Jack Kitts, chief executive of The Ottawa Hospital, recently ate hospital food and you won’t believe what happened next. Well, if you have ever eaten hospital food, you probably will. He and other managers didn’t particularly like what they... Read more
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Daily Mail
Rehab center in Ottawa gives chronic alcoholics wine every hourwith their mental health, addiction to alcohol and their physical illnesses,' D
Rehab center in Ottawa gives chronic alcoholics wine every hour
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
with their mental health, addiction to alcohol and their physical illnesses,' Dr Jeff Turnbull, the chief of staff at Ottawa Hospital and the head physical at the Oaks told the BBC. Still, while the theory makes sense, Turnball says it is... Read more
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New York Post
Welcome to the rehab where you actually drink wineout servings that total an additional five ounces. The approach may sound mad,
Welcome to the rehab where you actually drink wine
New York Post / Posted 11 days ago
out servings that total an additional five ounces. The approach may sound mad, but Dr. Jeff Turnbull, chief of staff at Ottawa Hospital and a proponent of the treatment, reports that there is a method behind it. “The thought was that if we... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Are blood transfusions from younger or female donors riskier?age and sex," said the study's senior author, Dr. Dean Fergusson. He's director
Are blood transfusions from younger or female donors riskier?
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 13 days ago
age and sex," said the study's senior author, Dr. Dean Fergusson. He's director of the clinical epidemiology program at the Ottawa Hospital in Canada. "However, it is important to remember that our study was observational in nature, which means it... Read more
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Newsmax
Age, Sex of Blood Donor May Impact Patient Outcomethe blood donor's age and sex," said senior author Dr. Dean Fergusson, director
Age, Sex of Blood Donor May Impact Patient Outcome
Newsmax / Posted 13 days ago
the blood donor's age and sex," said senior author Dr. Dean Fergusson, director of the clinical epidemiology program at The Ottawa Hospital, where the study was conducted from 2006 to 2013. "However, it is important to remember that our study was... Read more
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Daily Mail
Young, female blood donors 'linked to poor survival in recipients'the characteristics of a blood donor, and recipients' outcomes, experts say. D
Young, female blood donors 'linked to poor survival in recipients'
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
the characteristics of a blood donor, and recipients' outcomes, experts say. Dr Dean Fergusson, a senior scientists at The Ottawa Hospital, and professor at the University of Ottawa, said: 'These results are intriguing and suggest that if you... Read more
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CBC.ca
Contractor denies 'outrageous' allegations in Ottawa Hospital fraud suithas filed a statement of defence denying any wrongdoing in response to allegati
Contractor denies 'outrageous' allegations in Ottawa Hospital fraud suit
CBC.ca / Posted 14 days ago
has filed a statement of defence denying any wrongdoing in response to allegations made in a lawsuit brought forth by The Ottawa Hospital earlier this year. In January, the Ottawa Hospital named five contractors and two employees in a statement... Read more
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CBC.ca
Construction contractors file defences to Ottawa Hospital fraud lawsuitTwo more Ottawa Hospital construction contractors are denying any wrongdoing in
Construction contractors file defences to Ottawa Hospital fraud lawsuit
CBC.ca / Posted 18 days ago
Two more Ottawa Hospital construction contractors are denying any wrongdoing in their legal defences filed this week responding to allegations made in a lawsuit launched by the hospital earlier this year. In January, the Ottawa Hospital alleged five... Read more
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dna
New screening tool helps doctors decide severity of faintingcases, syncope or fainting is benign, but it can sometimes be caused by serious
New screening tool helps doctors decide severity of fainting
dna / Posted 18 days ago
cases, syncope or fainting is benign, but it can sometimes be caused by serious health conditions, researchers from the Ottawa Hospital and the University of Ottawa in Canada said. They created the Canadian Syncope Risk Score to help emergency... Read more
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Medical News Today
Fainting: Serious or not? New screening tool helps doctors decidewhether a case of fainting may be a sign of an underlying condition. The scree
Fainting: Serious or not? New screening tool helps doctors decide
Medical News Today / Posted 19 days ago
whether a case of fainting may be a sign of an underlying condition. The screening tool is the work of researchers at the Ottawa Hospital and the University of Ottawa in Canada, and a study of it is published in the Canadian Medical Association... Read more
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19d
News-Medical-Net
New research reveals b1-integrin protein as promising therapeutic target for muscle agingSciences, in addition to researchers from the EPFL EDBB Doctoral Program, the L
New research reveals b1-integrin protein as promising therapeutic target for muscle aging
News-Medical-Net / Posted 19 days ago
Sciences, in addition to researchers from the EPFL EDBB Doctoral Program, the Leibniz Institute for Age Research, the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, and the Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry. They discovered that aged muscles contain... Read more
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The Financial Express
New screening tool to predict causes of faintingcases, syncope or fainting is benign, but it can sometimes be caused by serious
New screening tool to predict causes of fainting
The Financial Express / Posted 20 days ago
cases, syncope or fainting is benign, but it can sometimes be caused by serious health conditions, researchers from the Ottawa Hospital and the University of Ottawa in Canada said. They created the Canadian Syncope Risk Score to help emergency... Read more
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New Kerala
Ottawa research team creates screening tool to warn if fainting becomes life-threatening - newkerala.com #86208be a symptom of a potentially life-threatening condition like arrhythmia, or he
Ottawa research team creates screening tool to warn if fainting becomes life-threatening - newkerala.com #86208
New Kerala / Posted 20 days ago
be a symptom of a potentially life-threatening condition like arrhythmia, or heart rhythm disturbance. Researchers from the Ottawa Hospital and the University of Ottawa have created a screening tool to help emergency doctors, predict the risk of a... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Research team creates screening tool to warn if fainting becomes life-threateninga symptom of a potentially life-threatening condition like arrhythmia, or heart
Research team creates screening tool to warn if fainting becomes life-threatening
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
a symptom of a potentially life-threatening condition like arrhythmia, or heart rhythm disturbance. Researchers from the Ottawa Hospital and the University of Ottawa have created a screening tool to help emergency doctors, predict the risk of a... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
NAV CANADA Employees' Hold Ninth Annual Campaign For Cancer ResearchEvent At The Ottawa Hospital Raises More Than $400,000 NAV CANADA employees in
NAV CANADA Employees' Hold Ninth Annual Campaign For Cancer Research
The Aero-News Network / Posted 23 days ago
Event At The Ottawa Hospital Raises More Than $400,000 NAV CANADA employees in the National Capital Region have raised over $414,000 in the Company's 2016 campaign to support cancer research. This year's total surpasses the 2015 amount by more than... Read more
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Calgary Sun
'Keyhole' surgical breakthroughJune. “The aneurysm was quite large.” Within weeks, Fournier, 81, a father of
'Keyhole' surgical breakthrough
Calgary Sun / Posted 23 days ago
June. “The aneurysm was quite large.” Within weeks, Fournier, 81, a father of seven, was admitted for surgery to the Ottawa Hospital, where his luck continued to hold. On April 1, he was wheeled into the hospital’s newest operating room —... Read more
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CBC.ca
Toddler drowns in backyard pool near Hawkesbury on Canada Day: OPPProvincial Police. The toddler had no vital signs when emergency crews arrived
Toddler drowns in backyard pool near Hawkesbury on Canada Day: OPP
CBC.ca / Posted 23 days ago
Provincial Police. The toddler had no vital signs when emergency crews arrived at the home east of Ottawa around 1 p.m. on Friday afternoon, police said. An autopsy has been scheduled at the Ottawa Hospital on Monday. Police are invest... Read more
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CBC.ca
Government memo warned against 2 hospital sites to be studied by NCCTwo of the nine sites on the National Capital Commission's list of possible loc
Government memo warned against 2 hospital sites to be studied by NCC
CBC.ca / Posted 25 days ago
Two of the nine sites on the National Capital Commission's list of possible locations for a new Civic campus of The Ottawa Hospital have already been flagged as problematic by the federal department in charge of government property, CBC News has... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Tackle inequity in Sudbury now, expert saysadditional challenges, as well." Turnbull, the Chief of Clinical Quality at He
Tackle inequity in Sudbury now, expert says
The Sudbury Star / Posted 26 days ago
additional challenges, as well." Turnbull, the Chief of Clinical Quality at Health Quality Ontario, and Chief of Staff at Ottawa Hospital, is in Sudbury to talk about promoting health equity in the community. Health equity refers to people having... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Hospitals reviewing contract disclosuresOntario hospitals provide much more detail on their websites, including St. Jos
Hospitals reviewing contract disclosures
Sarnia Observer / Posted 26 days ago
Ontario hospitals provide much more detail on their websites, including St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton, the Ottawa Hospital and St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto. St. Michael’s attestation includes this: “Four contracts for... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Hospitals reviewing contract disclosuresOntario hospitals provide much more detail on their websites, including St. Jos
Hospitals reviewing contract disclosures
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 26 days ago
Ontario hospitals provide much more detail on their websites, including St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton, the Ottawa Hospital and St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto. St. Michael’s attestation includes this: “Four contracts for... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Hospitals reviewing contract disclosuresOntario hospitals provide much more detail on their websites, including St. Jos
Hospitals reviewing contract disclosures
Chatham Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
Ontario hospitals provide much more detail on their websites, including St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton, the Ottawa Hospital and St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto. St. Michael’s attestation includes this: “Four contracts for... Read more
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CBC.ca
NCC board to restart site selection for Ottawa Hospital expansionPeople who opposed The Ottawa Hospital's plan to expand into the Central Experi
NCC board to restart site selection for Ottawa Hospital expansion
CBC.ca / Posted 26 days ago
People who opposed The Ottawa Hospital's plan to expand into the Central Experimental Farm are applauding the National Capital Commission's review of sites for a new location, a decision that was approved Tuesday. "This is probably the conversation... Read more
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CBC.ca
NCC board to discuss civic hospital site, conference centre renos, Gatineau riverfrontThe National Capital Commission board is expected to discuss the federal review
NCC board to discuss civic hospital site, conference centre renos, Gatineau riverfront
CBC.ca / Posted 27 days ago
The National Capital Commission board is expected to discuss the federal review of sites for a new Civic campus of the Ottawa Hospital at its board meeting Tuesday. Also on the agenda is a brief update on the LeBreton Flats redevelopment, riverfront... Read more

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