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Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Original Research

Tam-Tham H, King-Shier KM, Thomas CM, Quinn RR, Fruetel, Davison SN, Hemmelgarn BR. Prevalence of Barriers and Facilitators to Enhancing Conservative Kidney Management for Older Adults in the Primary Care Setting. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 11(11): 2012-2021, Nov 2016

 

Brown E, Bekker H, Davison SN, Koffman J, Schell J. Supportive Care: Communication Strategies to Improve Cultural Competence in Shared Decision Making. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2016 Aug 10 [Epub ahead of print]

 

Morton RL, Kurella Tamura M, Coast J, Davison SN. Supportive Care: Economic Considerations in Advanced Kidney Disease. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2016 Aug 10 [Epub ahead of print]

 

Davison SN, Jassal SV. Supportive Care: Integration of Patient-Centred Kidney Care to Manage Symptoms and Geriatric Syndromes. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2016 Aug 10 [Epub ahead of print]

 

Couchoud C, Hemmelgarn B, Kotanko P, Germain MJ, Moranne O, Davison SN. Supportive Care: Time to Change Our Prognostic Tools and Their Use in CKD. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2016 Aug 10 [Epub ahead of print]

 

Simon JE, Ghosh S, Heyland D, Cooke T, Davison SN, Holroyd-Leduc J,Wasylenko E, Howlett J, Fassbender K, for the Advance Care Planning Collaborative Research and Innovation Opportunities Program (ACP CRIO). Evidence of Increasing Public Participation in Advance Care Planning: a Comparison of Polls in Alberta Between 2007 and 2013. BMJ SP Care 2016; 0:1-8

 

Biondo PD, Lee LD, Davison SN, Simon JE; Advance Care Planning Collaborative Research and Innovation Opportunities Program (ACP CRIO). How Health Care Systems Evaluate Their Advance Care Planning Initiatives: results from a systematic review. 2016 Sep;30(8):720-9

 

Davison SN. Jhangri GS, Koffman J. Knowledge of and attitudes towards palliative care and hospice services among patients with advanced chronic kidney disease. BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care. 2016; 6(1):66-74

Chochinov HM, Johnston W, McClement SE, Hack TF, Dufault B, Enns M, Thompson G, Harlos M, Damant RW, Ramsey CD, Davison SN, Zacharias J, Milke D, Strang D, Campbell-Enns H, Kredentser MS. Dignity and Distress towards the End of Life across Four Non-Cancer Populations. PLoS One. 2016 Jan 25;11(1)

 

Davison SN, Levin A, Moss AH, Jha V, Brown EA, Brennan F, Murtagh FEM, Naicker S, Germain MJ, O’Donoghue DJ, Morton RL, Obrador GT. Executive Summary of the KDIGO Controversies Conference on Supportive Care in Chronic Kidney Disease: Developing a Roadmap to Improving Quality Care.  Kidney International. 2015;88(3):447-59

 

Holley JL, Davison SN. Advance Care Planning for Patients with Advanced Chronic Kidney Disease: A Need to Move Forward. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2015;10(3):344-6

 

Moss AH, Davison SN. How the End Stage Renal Disease Quality Incentive Program Could Potentially Improve Quality of Life for Dialysis Patients. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2015; 10(5):888-93

 

Koncicki HM, Brennan F, Vinen K, Davison SN.  An Approach to Pain Management in End Stage Renal Disease: Considerations for General Management and Intradialytic Symptoms. Seminars in Dialysis. 2015;28(4):384-91

 

Tonelli M, Molzahn AE, Wiebe N, Davison SN, Gill J, Hemmelgarn BR, Manns BJ, Pannu N, Pelletier R, Thompson S, Klarenbach SW; Alberta Kidney Disease Network.  Relocation of remote-dwellers living with hemodialysis: a time trade-off survey.  Neph Dial Transplant.  2015;30(10):1767-73

 

Davison SN, Jhangris GS; Knowledge and attitudes of Canadian First Nations people toward organ donation and transplantation: a quantitative and qualitative analysis. Am J Kidney Dis. 2014; 64(5): 781-9

 

Davison SN, Koncicki H, Brennan F; Pain in Chronic Kidney Disease: A Scoping Review. Semin Dial. 2014; 27(2):188-204

Other Publications

Peer Reviewed, Invited Reviews and Editorials

Book Chapters

Davison SN. Patient-Orientated Research: Clinical Innovation Based on CKD Patients’ priorities for Care. Am J Kidney Disease. 68(6):833-835; Dec 2016

Wasylynuk BA, Davison SN. An overview of advance care planning for patients with advanced chronic kidney disease: The basics. The Canadian Association of Nephrology Nurses and Technologists Journal. 2016 (26)1:24-29

 

Wasylynuk BA, Davison SN.  Palliative care in patients with advanced chronic kidney disease. The Canadian Association of Nephrology Nurses and Technologists Journal. 2015 (25)3:28-32

 

Davison SN. Pain, Analgesics, and Safety in Patients with CKD. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2015; 10(3):350-2

 

Holley JL, Davison SN. Incorporating supportive care in nephrology research, training, and care. ASN Kidney News. 2014; 6(1):5PC news weekly letter

Davison SN, Hui D. Renal palliative care. Oxford American Handbook of Hospice and Palliative Medicine 2nd Edition. Ed: Yennurajalingam S, Bruera E. Oxford University Press, Oxford New York, 2016

 

Davison SN. Pain Management in Chronic Kidney Disease. Up To Date. 2015

 

Davison SN. Supportive care for patients with advanced CKD. Textbook of Palliative Medicine and Supportive Care, Second Edition. Ed Dr. Bruera. 2014

 

Davison SN. End-Stage Renal Disease.  Palliative Medicine – Case Based Manual, 3rd Edition. Chapter 20; Ed: Oneschuk, Hagen, MacDonald; Oxford University Press, Oxford UK, 2012.

 

Davison SN, Ferro CJ, and Chambers J. Management of Pain in Renal Failure. Supportive Care for the Renal Patient 2nd Edition. Chapter 8; Oxford Supportive Care; Ed: Chambers, Germain, Brown; Oxford University Press, Oxford UK, March 18, 2010.

Vision: To help people enjoy life while living with advanced chronic kidney disease by becoming a world leader in kidney supportive care research and clinical innovation.

Kidney Supportive Care Research Group (KSCRG)  l  Mailing Address: 8-105 Clinical Sciences Building, University of Alberta, 11350 83 Avenue NW, Edmonton, AB, T6G 2G3  l  Email: kscrg@ualberta.ca  l  Phone: (780) 492-0926 l  Fax: (780) 407-8117

Kidney Supportive Care Research Group (KSCRG)

Tam-Tham H, King-Shier KM, Thomas CM, Quinn RR, Fruetel, Davison SN, Hemmelgarn BR. Prevalence of Barriers and Facilitators to Enhancing Conservative Kidney Management for Older Adults in the Primary Care Setting. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 11(11): 2012-2021, Nov 2016

 

Brown E, Bekker H, Davison SN, Koffman J, Schell J. Supportive Care: Communication Strategies to Improve Cultural Competence in Shared Decision Making. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2016 Aug 10 [Epub ahead of print]

 

Morton RL, Kurella Tamura M, Coast J, Davison SN. Supportive Care: Economic Considerations in Advanced Kidney Disease. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2016 Aug 10 [Epub ahead of print]

 

Davison SN, Jassal SV. Supportive Care: Integration of Patient-Centred Kidney Care to Manage Symptoms and Geriatric Syndromes. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2016 Aug 10 [Epub ahead of print]

 

Couchoud C, Hemmelgarn B, Kotanko P, Germain MJ, Moranne O, Davison SN. Supportive Care: Time to Change Our Prognostic Tools and Their Use in CKD. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2016 Aug 10 [Epub ahead of print]

 

Simon JE, Ghosh S, Heyland D, Cooke T, Davison SN, Holroyd-Leduc J,Wasylenko E, Howlett J, Fassbender K, for the Advance Care Planning Collaborative Research and Innovation Opportunities Program (ACP CRIO). Evidence of Increasing Public Participation in Advance Care Planning: a Comparison of Polls in Alberta Between 2007 and 2013. BMJ SP Care 2016; 0:1-8

 

Biondo PD, Lee LD, Davison SN, Simon JE; Advance Care Planning Collaborative Research and Innovation Opportunities Program (ACP CRIO). How Health Care Systems Evaluate Their Advance Care Planning Initiatives: results from a systematic review. 2016 Sep;30(8):720-9

 

Davison SN. Jhangri GS, Koffman J. Knowledge of and attitudes towards palliative care and hospice services among patients with advanced chronic kidney disease. BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care. 2016; 6(1):66-74

 

 HM, Johnston W, McClement SE, Hack TF, Dufault B, Enns M, Thompson G, Harlos M, Damant RW, Ramsey CD, Davison SN, Zacharias J, Milke D, Strang D, Campbell-Enns H, Kredentser MS. Dignity and Distress towards the End of Life across Four Non-Cancer Populations. PLoS One. 2016 Jan 25;11(1)

 

Davison SN, Levin A, Moss AH, Jha V, Brown EA, Brennan F, Murtagh FEM, Naicker S, Germain MJ, O’Donoghue DJ, Morton RL, Obrador GT. Executive Summary of the KDIGO Controversies Conference on Supportive Care in Chronic Kidney Disease: Developing a Roadmap to Improving Quality Care.  Kidney International. 2015;88(3):447-59

 

Holley JL, Davison SN. Advance Care Planning for Patients with Advanced Chronic Kidney Disease: A Need to Move Forward. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2015;10(3):344-6

 

Moss AH, Davison SN. How the End Stage Renal Disease Quality Incentive Program Could Potentially Improve Quality of Life for Dialysis Patients. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2015; 10(5):888-93

 

Koncicki HM, Brennan F, Vinen K, Davison SN.  An Approach to Pain Management in End Stage Renal Disease: Considerations for General Management and Intradialytic Symptoms. Seminars in Dialysis. 2015;28(4):384-91

 

Tonelli M, Molzahn AE, Wiebe N, Davison SN, Gill J, Hemmelgarn BR, Manns BJ, Pannu N, Pelletier R, Thompson S, Klarenbach SW; Alberta Kidney Disease Network.  Relocation of remote-dwellers living with hemodialysis: a time trade-off survey.  Neph Dial Transplant.  2015;30(10):1767-73

 

Davison SN, Jhangris GS; Knowledge and attitudes of Canadian First Nations people toward organ donation and transplantation: a quantitative and qualitative analysis. Am J Kidney Dis. 2014; 64(5): 781-9

 

Davison SN, Koncicki H, Brennan F; Pain in Chronic Kidney Disease: A Scoping Review. Semin Dial. 2014; 27(2):188-204

Prevalence of Barriers and Facilitators to Enhancing Conservative Kidney Management for Older Adults in the Primary Care Setting.

 

Supportive Care: Communication Strategies to Improve Cultural Competence in Shared Decision Making.

 

Supportive Care: Economic Considerations in Advanced Kidney Disease.

 

Supportive Care: Integration of Patient-Centred Kidney Care to Manage Symptoms and Geriatric Syndromes.

 

Supportive Care: Time to Change Our Prognostic Tools and Their Use in CKD.

 

Evidence of Increasing Public Participation in Advance Care Planning: a Comparison of Polls in Alberta Between 2007 and 2013.

 

How Health Care Systems Evaluate Their Advance Care Planning Initiatives: results from a systematic review.

 

Knowledge of and attitudes towards palliative care and hospice services among patients with advanced chronic kidney disease.

 

Dignity and Distress towards the End of Life across Four Non-Cancer Populations.

 

Executive Summary of the KDIGO Controversies Conference on Supportive Care in Chronic Kidney Disease: Developing a Roadmap to Improving Quality Care.

 

Advance Care Planning for Patients with Advanced Chronic Kidney Disease: A Need to Move Forward.

 

How the End Stage Renal Disease Quality Incentive Program Could Potentially Improve Quality of Life for Dialysis Patients.

 

 An Approach to Pain Management in End Stage Renal Disease: Considerations for General Management and Intradialytic Symptoms.

 

Relocation of remote-dwellers living with hemodialysis: a time trade-off survey.

 

Knowledge and attitudes of Canadian First Nations people toward organ donation and transplantation: a quantitative and qualitative analysis.

 

Pain in Chronic Kidney Disease: A Scoping Review.