Articles Scientifiques


1.    Platelet activation markers as predictors of disease and of response to therapy and for monitoring therapeutic progress. (patent WO/2006/014958).Chapman S, Okrongly D, Ahnadi C.E, Wu A and Gervais A


1.     Tsanaclis A, Grant A. Cognitive principles for visual integration of clinical information. Proc Adv. Health Inform Conf, 2012.

2.     Weiss, J.B., Grant, A., Marelli, A., Khairy, P., Maurais, T., Rehel, S., Chetaille, P., Broberg, C.S. Assessment of Electronic Health Information System Use and Need in US Adult Congenital Heart Disease Centers Congenital Heart Disease, 2011, 6(2): 134-138

3.     Paterson, G., Shaw, N., Grant, A., Leonard, K., Delisle, E., Mitchell, S., McCarrey, M., Pascal, B., Kraetschmer, N. A conceptual framework for analyzing how Canadian physicians are using electronic medical records in clinical care Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, 2010, 160(1):141-145

4.     Palm, J.-M., Grant, A., Moutquin, J.-M., Degoulet, P. Determinants of clinical information system post-adoption success Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, 2010, 160(1):213-217

5.     Michaud, F., Boissy, P., Labonté, D., Brire, S., Perreault, K., Corriveau, H., Grant, A., Lauria, M., Cloutier, R., Roux, M.-A., Iannuzzi, D., Royer, M.-P., Ferland, F., Pomerleau, F., Létourneau, D. Exploratory design and evaluation of a homecare teleassistive mobile robotic systemMechatronics, 2010, 20(7):751-766

6.    Prefontaine G., Darveau M., Ahnadi C.E., Lachance P., Lesur O, Drouin C., Lamarre P. and Vezina C. Reticulocyte hemoglobin content in 13 critically ill patients: a preliminary study. Transfusion alternatives in transfusion medicine, 2009, 10:182-188

7.    Tsanaclis AC, Normandeau-Babin V, Ahnadi C, Grant A. Analyses secondaires des dossiers cliniques informatisés pour l’assurance de qualité et pour la recherche clinique. Annales de biologie clinique du Québec, 2009, 46 :21-25.

8.     Paterson, G.I., Grant, A.M., Soroka, S.D. Topic maps for exploring nosological, lexical, semantic and HL7 structures for clinical dataHealth Informatics Journal, 2008, 14(4):267-278

9.     Patenaude, J., Grant, A.M., Xhignesse, M., Leblanc, F., Courteau, J.Evaluation of clinical innovation: A gray zone in the ethics of modern clinical practice? Journal of General Internal Medicine, 2008, 23(1 SUPPL.):27-31

10. Baillargeon, J.-P., Carpentier, A., Donovan, D., Fortin, M., Grant, A., Simoneau-Roy, J., St-Cyr-Tribble, D., Xhignesse, M., Langlois, M.-F.Integrated obesity care management system -implementation and research protocol BMC Health Services Research, 2007, 7, art. no. 163

11. Leboeuf R., Langlois M.F., Martin M., Ahnadi C.E. and Fink G.D. “Hook-effect” in calcitonin immunoradiometric assay in patients with metastatic medullary thyroid carcinoma: case report and review of the literature. J Clin Endocrinol Metab, 2006, 91:361-364

12. Gheorghiu I., Moshyk A., Lepage R., Ahnadi C.E., Grant A.: When is bioavailable testosterone a redundant test in men? . Clinical Biochem., 2005, 38: 813-818

13. Wians, FH Jr., Wilson BA, Grant A, Bailey J, Gheorghiu I, Conarpe C, Mindicino H, Thakur K, Abelenky A et al. Evaluation of the analytical performance characteristics of the Bayer ACS:180 B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) assay. Clin Chem Acta, 2005, 353:147-55.

14. Caron, P., Desautels M., de Lorenzi. F, Grant, A., Gestion de l'information en santé: de la Collection des Données, par sa Gestion vers la Livraison de l'Information. Article dans le livre : Technologies de l'information et de la communication pour les pratiques médicales, collection Informatique de la santé, Springer, 2004(16) : 35-46

15. Ahnadi C. E., Boughrassa FF, E. Chapman S., Poisson V., Gervais A., Okrongly D. and Grant A. Heterogeneity of pretreatment platelet activation in patients with acute coronary syndrome undergoing angioplasty and receiving anti-platelet medication. Throm Haemost., 2004, 92:

16. Wu A., Smith A., Packer M., Smith A., Bijou R., Fink D., Mair J., Wallentin L., Johnston N., Feldcamp C., Haverstick D., Ahnadi C. E., Grant A., Despres N., Bluestein B., Ghani G.: Analytical and Clinical Evaluation of the Bayer ADVIA Centaur Automated B-Type Natriuretic Peptide Assay in Patients with Heart Failure. Clinical Chem., 2004, 50: 867-873

17. Ahnadi C. E., Chapman S., Lépine M., Okrongly D., Pujol-Moix N., Hernández A., Boughrassa F. and Grant A.: Assessment of platelet activation in several different anticoagulants by the ADVIA 120 Hematology System, fluorescence flow cytometry, and electron microscopy. Throm Haemost., 2003, 90: 940-948

18. Ahnadi C. E., Beswick N., Delbecchi L., Kennelly J. J. and Lacasse P.:Feeding Fish Oil to Dairy Cows: II. Effect on milk fat and gene expression of mammary lipogenic enzymes. J. Dairy Res., 2002, 69:521-531

19. Lacasse P., Kennelly J. J., Delbecchi L., and Ahnadi C. E.: Feeding Fish Oil to Dairy Cows: I. Effect on Animal Performances and Milk Composition. J. Dairy Res., 2002, 69:511-520

20. Grant A.M., Plante I, Leblanc F. The TEAM Methodology for the evaluation of information systems in biomedicine. J of Biomedical Computing. 2002 May;32(3):195-207. Medline

21. Winter AF, Grant A et al. Strategic Information Management Plan: The Basis for Systematic Information Management in Hospitals.Journal of Medical Informatics. 2001 Dec;64(2-3):99-109. Medline

22. Delbecchi L, Ahnadi C.E, Kennelly JJ and Lacasse P. : Milk fatty Acid Composition and Mammary lipid Metabolism in Holstein Cows Fed Protected or Unprotected Canola Seeds. J. Dairy Sci. 2001, 84:1375-1381

23. Grant A.M., Amar Bensaber B, Couture L, Tremblay N, Drapeau D, Blanchette D, Arsenault S, Maheux P, Gagné C, Gaudet D. Prototyping Informatics Solutions for Clinical Research. For publication in Procedings of the First European Workshop on Computer-based Support for Clinical Guidelines and Protocols, IOS - Press 2001.

24. Haux R., Grant A.M., Hasman A, Hovenga E, Knaup P (editors),Recommendations of the International Medical Informatics Association (IMIA) on Education in Health and Medical Informatics. Method Inform Med 39: 267-277, 2000. Medline

25. Ahnadi C.E., Giguère P., Gravel S., Gagné D., Goulet A.-C., Fülöp T.Jr., D. Payet M., Dupuis G. Chronic PMA treatment of Jurkat T lymphocytes results in decreased protein tyrosine phosphorylation and inhibition of CD3- but not Ti-dependent antibody-triggered Ca2+ signaling. Journal of Leukocyte Biology. Vol 68: 293-300, 2000. Medline

26. Moehr J., Grant A.M. Medical informatics and medical education in Canada in the 21st century. Clinical and Investigative Medicine 23, 275-289 2000. Medline

27. Amar Bensaber B., Couture L., Tremblay N., Drapeau D., Blanchette D., Arsenault S., Maheux P., Gagné C., Gaudet D., Grant A.M. PIERCE : Prototypage Informatique en Recherche Clinique, Informatique et Santé, 2000 (12): 123-132, Springer-Verlag France, Paris 2000.

28. Martel J., Després N., Ahnadi C., Lachance J.F., Monticello J., Fink G., Ardemagni A., Banfi G., Tovey J., Dykes P., Rhys J., Jeffrey J., Grant A.M.Comparative multicentre study of a panel of thyroid tests using different automated immunoassay platforms and specimens at high risk of antibody interference. Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine. vol 38: 785-793, 2000. Medline

29. Xhignesse M., Laplante P., Grant A.M., Niyonsenga T., Delisle E., Vanasse N., Bernier R. Antiplatelet and lipid-lowering therapies for the secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease : Are we doing enough ? Can J Cardiol, Vol 15, No 2, February 1999, pp 185-189. Medline

30. Laplante P., Niyonsenga T., Delisle E., Vanasse N., Vanasse A., Grant A.M., Xhignesse M. Habitudes de traitement de l'hypertension en 1996. Données du registre québécois FAMUS. Can Fam Physician 1998; 44, pp. 306-312. Medline

31. Mehta V., Kushniruk A., Gauthier S., Richard Y., Deland E., Veilleux M., Grant A.M. Use of evidence in the process of practice change in a clinical team: A study forming part of the Autocontrol project. International Journal of Medical Informatics, 51, pp 169-180, 1998.Medline

32. Grant A.M., Tremblay K. The need for a coherent curriculum and supported infrastructure in health informatics education - the HEALNet experience. International Journal of Medical Informatics 50, pp. 165-170, 1998. Medline

33. Després N., Grant A.M. Antibody interference in thyroid assays: a potential for clinical misinformation. [Review] [118 refs]. Clinical Chemistry 44 (3), pp. 440-454, 1998. Medline

34. Grant A.M., Buteau M., Richard Y., Delisle E., Laplante P., Niyonsenga T., Xhignesse M. Informatics methodologies for evaluation research in the practice setting. Methods of Information in Medicine. 37 (2), pp. 178-181, 1998. Medline

35. Grant A.M., Rakowski W. Information, informatics and health evaluation-Persons, providers and settings. Methods of Information in Medicine 37 (2), p. 124, 1998.

36. Grant A.M., Niyonsenga T., Dion I., Delisle E., Xhignesse M., Bernier R..Physician attitudes to prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease. Canadian Family Physician 44, pp. 780-787, 1998. Medline

37. Lévesque A., Letellier M., Swirsky M., Lee C., Grant A.M. Analytical Evaluation of the total testosterone assay on the Technicon Immuno 1 System. Clinical Biochemistry 31 (1), pp. 23-28, 1998.Medline

38. Grant A.M., Richard Y., Deland E., Després N., de Lorenzi F., Dagenais A., Buteau M. Data Collection and Information Presentation for Optimal Decision Making by Clinical Managers - The Autocontrol Project. Proceeding/AMIA Annual Fall Symposium, pp. 789-793, 1997.Medline

39. Grant A.M., Delisle E., Perras D., Buteau M., Xhignesse M. Appreciation of the Need for Informatics Support in Applied Clinical Research. Proceeding/AMIA Annual Fall Symposium, p. 857, 1997.

40. Leonard K., Grant A.M. An Education-based Approach to Promote Population Health and Patient Awareness. Proceeding/AMIA Annual Fall Symposium, p. 869, 1997.

41. Lévesque A., Letellier M., Dillon P.W., Grant A.M. Analytical performance of Bayer Immuno 1 estradiol and progesterone assays. Clinical Chemistry 43 (9), pp. 1601-1609, 1997. Medline

42. Grant A.M., Richard Y., Deland E., Després N., Buteau M. Using Autocontrol to Improve Decision Making in Practice - An Example Scenario. Proceedings of the COACH Conference 22, Vancouver, pp. 72-78, 1997.

43. Lévesque A., Letellier M., Grant A.M. Analytical Evaluation of the CK-MB Mass Assay on the Technicon Immuno 1 System. Clinical Biochemistry 30, pp. 11-16, 1997. Medline

44. Grant A.M., Delisle E., Champagne S., Théroux P. Evaluation of the Newton Pen-Pad as a tool for collecting clinical research data at the bed-side. Proceedings of 1996 AMIA Annual Fall Symposium. 1996;738-741. Medline

45. Letellier M., Lévesque A., Daigle F., Grant A.M. Performance Evaluation of Automated Immunoassays on the Technicon Immuno 1 System. Clin Chem 1996;42:1695-1701. Medline

46. Vanasse A., Laplante P., Xhignesse M., Delisle E., Grant A.M., Bernier R. Hypertension non-compliquée et monothérapie : Données du registre FAMUS, Les Actualités du coeur, Hiver (1), 1996, p. 8.

47. Gagné D., Ahnadi C., Payet M.-D. and Dupuis G. Ca2+ movements in activated human (Jurkat) T lymphocytes. Confocal microscopy analyses of spatial distribution of Ca2+. Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Vol. 74(4), 1996, p. 612.

48. Ahnadi C.E., Payet M.D. and Dupuis G. Effects of Staurosporine on the capacitative regulation of the state of the Ca2+ reserves in activated Jurkat T lymphocytes. Cell Calcium, 1996, 19, pp. 509-520. Medline

49. Gagné D., Ahnadi C.E., Dupuis G. and Payet M.D. Signal transduction in Jurkat T lymphocytes. Evidence for early Ca2+ movements between the cytoplasm and the nucleoplasm in activated cells. J. Leukoc. Biol. 1997, 62, pp. 874-884. Medline

50. Ba O., Buteau M., Grant A.M. Development of an Information System Prototype for the Optimization of the Use of Diagnostic Services in Intensive Care Units: a Self-Control Based Approach. Proceedings of the first Americas Conference on Information Systems, Ed: M. Ahuja, published by the Association for Information Systems, Pittsburgh, 1995; pp 331-333.

51. Grant A.M., Delisle E., Dubois S., Niyonsenga T., Bernier R.Implementation of a province-wide computerized network in Quebec : The FAMUS project. MD Computing 1995;12:45-49. Medline

52.  Vanasse A., Laplante P., Xhignesse M., Delisle E., Grant A.M., Bernier R. Monotherapy for hypertension : a cross-sectional analysis from the FAMUS provincial register. Hypertension Canada, juillet 1995, pp. 3-7.