Publications

The following is a list of selected publications from our team members:

O’Blenis P. Systematic Review Automation Technologies: Available Tools and Best Practices. Poster presented at Society for Risk Analysis (SRA) Annual Meeting; 2017.

O’Blenis P, Steffensen I. Conduct Audit-Ready Literature Reviews for your CERs: A Systematic Method [webinar]. Available from: https://webinars.on24.com/RAPS/EvidencePartners111517

O’Blenis P. 5 Best Practices for Screening and Data Extraction in Systematic Reviews [webinar]. 2017.

O’Blenis P. Hierarchical Data Extraction Primer [webinar]. 2017.

Matwin S, Kouznetsov A, Inkpen D, Frunza O, O’Blenis P. A new algorithm for reducing the workload of experts in performing systematic reviews. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. 2010;17(4):446-453. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1136/jamia.2010.004325

O’Blenis P, Soares-Weiser K, MacLehose H. Tools for Data Extraction In Systematic Reviews. Paper presented at: 2009 Cochrane Colloquium; 2009; Singapore.

O’Blenis P, Kouznetsov A, Matwin S, Inkpen D, Razavi A, Frunza O, Sehatkar O, Seaward L. Classifying Biomedical Abstracts Using Committees of classifiers and Collective Ranking Techniques. Paper presented at: Intelligent Systems Collaborative AI/GI/CRV 2009 Conference; 2009.

O’Blenis P. Web-based Systematic Reviews-A New Tool for an Evolving Process. Paper presented at: 2008 International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) Asia-Pacific Conference; 2008.

O’Blenis P. Using Web-based Systematic Reviews for More Effective Clinical Research. Paper presented at: Canadian Cochrane Symposium; 2008.

O’Blenis P. Using Web-based Systematic Reviews for More Effective Clinical Research. Paper presented at: 2008 Campbell Colloquium; 2008.

O’Blenis P, Brooks M, Miller D, Cubillos C, Laky D. The Industry-Wide Adoption of EDC. Paper presented at: 12th Annual EDC and Beyond Conference; 2008.

O’Blenis P. How Secure is Secure? Paper presented at: 2007 Society for Clinical Data Management Fall Conference; 2007.

Schachter H, Mamaladze V, Lewin G, Graham I, Brouwers M, Sampson M, Morrison A, Zhang L, O’Blenis P, Garritty C. Many quality measurements, but few quality measures assessing the quality of breast cancer care in women: a systematic review. BioMed Central Cancer. 2006; 6(1). Available from:  https://doi.org/10.1186/1471-2407-6-291.

O’Blenis P. Using Machine Learning to Automate the Broad Screening Process – A Research Update. Paper presented at: 14th International Cochrane Colloquium; 2006.

O’Blenis P. Automating the Broad Screening Process – A Research Update. Paper presented at:  4th Annual Canadian Cochrane Symposium; 2006.

O’Blenis P, Sampson M, Study Identification: Methods for Reducing Retrieval of True Negatives Through Capture and Reuse of Screening Data. Paper presented at: 4th Annual Canadian Cochrane Symposium; 2006.

O’Blenis P. Electronic Systematic Review Concepts and Methods. Paper presented at: 5th Annual Campbell Colloquium; 2005.

O’Blenis P, Sampson M, Mensinkai S, Garritty S. Exploring new web-enabled methods for article screening and data extraction. Paper presented at: 12th Cochrane Colloquium; 2004.

O’Blenis P. The Electronic Systematic Review Handbook, 2nd ed. Ottawa, ON: TrialStat Corporation; 2008.