Canadian Research 2010-Present

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Last updated: May 10, 2019

Found 254 results
A. Budhram, Le, C., and Jenkins, M. E., Lyme Disease Presenting With Raeder Syndrome, Headache, vol. 58, no. 2, pp. 317-318, 2018.
Scott JD and Scott CM, Lyme Disease Propelled by Borrelia burgdorferi-Infected Blacklegged Ticks, Wild Birds and Public Awareness - Not Climate Change, J Veter Sci Med, vol. 6, no. 1, 2018.
Clow KM, Weese JS, Rousseau J, and Jardine CM, Microbiota of field-collected Ixodes scapularis and Dermacentor variabilis from eastern and southern Ontario, Canada, Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, vol. 9, no. 2, 2018.
Boudreau CR, Lloyd VK, and Gould ON, Motivations and Experiences of Canadians Seeking Treatment for Lyme Disease Outside of the Conventional Canadian Health-Care System., J Patient Exp., vol. 5, no. 2, pp. 120-126, 2018.
Ripoche M, Lindsay LR, Ludwig A, Ogden NH, Thivierge K, and Leighton PA, Multi-Scale Clustering of Lyme Disease Risk at the Expanding Leading Edge of the Range of Ixodes scapularis in Canada, Int J Environ Res Public Health, vol. 15, no. 4, 2018.
Nelder MP, Russell CB, Clow KM, Johnson S, Weese JS, Cronin K, Ralevski F, Patel SN, and Jardine CM, Occurrence and distribution of Ambylomma americanum as determined by passive surveillance in Ontario, Canada (1999–2016), Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 2018.
Ripoche M, Gasmi S, Adam-Poupart A, Koffi JK, Lindsay LR, Ludwig A, Milord F, Ogden NH, Thivierge K, and Leighton PA, Passive Tick Surveillance Provides an Accurate Early Signal of Emerging Lyme Disease Risk and Human Cases in Southern Canada, J Med Entomol., 2018.
Middelveen MJ, Sapi E, Burke J, Filush KR, Franco A, Fesler MC, and Stricker RB, Persistent Borrelia Infection in Patients with Ongoing Symptoms of Lyme Disease, Healthcare, vol. 6, no. 2, 2018.
Bogaty C and Drebot MA, Powassan virus - an emerging public health concern., CMAJ, vol. 190, no. 15, 2018.
Smith K, Oesterle PT, Jardine CM, Dibernardo A, Huynh C, Lindsay R, Pearl DL, Bosco-Lauth AM, and Nemeth NM, Powassan Virus and Other Arthropod-Borne Viruses in Wildlife and Ticks in Ontario, Canada., Am J Trop Med, vol. 99, no. 2, pp. 458-465, 2018.
Rocheleau JP, Michel P, Lindsay LR, Drebot MA, Dibernardo A, Ogden NH, Fortin A, and Arsenault J, Risk factors associated with seropositivity to California serogroup viruses in humans and pet dogs, Quebec, Canada., Epidemiol Infect., vol. 2, 2018.
James CA, Pearl DL, Lindsay LR, Peregrine AS, and Jardine CM, Risk factors associated with the carriage of Ixodes scapularis relative to other tick species in a population of pet dogs from southeastern Ontario, Canada, Ticks & Tickborne Diseases, 2018.
Greig JD, Young I, Harding S, Mascarenhas M, and Waddell LA, A scoping review of Lyme disease research relevant to public health, Can Commun Dis Rep, vol. 44, no. 10, 2018.
Baranchuk A and Yeung, C., Suspicious index in Lyme carditis: Construction of a new risk model in the absence of guidelines, Clin. Cardiol., vol. 41, no. 12, 2018.
G. Besant, Wan D, Yeung, C., Blakely C, Branscombe P, Suarez-Fuster L, Redfeam, D., Simpson, C., Abdollah, H., Glover B, and Baranchuk A, Suspicious index in Lyme carditis: Systematic review and proposed new risk score, Clin Cardiol., vol. 41, no. 12, 2018.
C. Yeung and Baranchuk A, Systematic Approach to the Diagnosis and Treatment of Lyme Carditis and High-Degree Atrioventricular Block, Healthcare, vol. 6, no. 4, 2018.
Waddell LA, Greig J, Lindsay LR, and Ogden NH, A systematic review on the impact of gestational Lyme disease in humans on the fetus and newborn, PLoS ONE, vol. 13, no. 11, 2018.
Trost CN, Lindsay LR, Dibernardo A, and Chilton NB, Three genetically distinct clades of Anaplasma phagocytophilum in Ixodes scapularis, Ticks & Tick-borne Diseases, vol. 9, no. 6, 2018.
Smith KA, Oesterle PT, Jardine CM, Dibernardo A, Huynh C, Lindsay LR, Pearl DL, and Nemeth NM, Tick infestations of wildlife and companion animals in Ontario, Canada, with detection of human pathogens in Ixodes scapularis ticks, Ticks & Tick-borne Diseases, 2018.
Lloyd VK and Hawkins RG, Under-Detection of Lyme Disease in Canada, Healthcare, vol. 6, no. 4, 2018.