interRAI Network of Canada (Researchers)

Trevor Smith, PhD

Academic Background: BA (Guelph), MA (Guelph), PhD (Toronto)

Recent Peer-reviewed Publications (*denotes graduate student)

Hirdes JP, Freeman S, Smith TF, Stolee P. Predictors of Caregiver Distress among Palliative Home Care Clients in Ontario: Evidence based on the interRAI Palliative Care. Palliative and Supportive Care, 2012; 10: 1-9.

Feng Z, Hirdes JP, Smith TF, Finne-Soveri H, Chi I, DuPasquier JN, Gilgen R, Ikegami N, Mor V. Use of physical restraints and antipsychotic medications in nursing homes: a cross national study. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 2009; 24: 1-9.

Smith TF, Hirdes JP. Predicting social isolation among psychogeriatric patients. International Psychogeriatrics, 2009; 21: 50-59.

*Brink P, Smith TF. Determinants of home death in palliative home care: using the interRAI Palliative Care to Assess End-of-Life Care. American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, 2008; 25: 263- 270.

*Brink P, Smith TF, Kitson M. Determinants of Do-Not-Resuscitate Orders in palliative home care. Journal of Palliative Medicine, 2008; 11: 226-232.

Martin L, Hirdes JP, Fries BE, Smith TF. Development and psychometric properties of an assessment for persons with ID, the interRAI ID. Journal of Policy and Practice in Intellectual Disabilities, 2007; 4: 23- 29.

*Brink P, Smith TF, Linkewich B. Risk of developing pressure ulcers among palliative home care clients. Journal of Palliative Medicine, 2006; 9: 1369-1375.

Smith TF. Standardized Comprehensive Assessment in Palliative Care: the interRAI PC. Stride: Excellence in Long Term Care, 2006; 8: 6-9.

*Gruneir A, Smith TF, Hirdes JP, Cameron R. Depression in patients with advanced illness: an examination of Ontario Complex Continuing Care Using the Minimum Data Set 2.0. Palliative and Supportive Care, 2005; 3: 99-105.

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