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angle-left James Brophy, MD, PhD

Senior Scientist, RI-MUHC, 5252 de Maisonneuve

Cardiovascular Health Across the Lifespan Program

Professor, Department of Medicine, Department of epidemiology & biostatistics



Cardiovascular epidemiology • medical decision making.

Research Focus

My research focuses on cardiovascular epidemiology and includes pharmacoepidemiology, systematic reviews, cost-effectiveness analyses and health technology assessments.

Selected Publications

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  • Bogaty P, Dagenais G, Joseph L, Boyer L, Leblanc A, Belisle P, Brophy JM. Time Variability of C-Reactive Protein: Implications for Clinical Risk Stratification. PLoS One 2013 Apr 8 8(4).

  • Etminan M, Bird ST, Delaney JA, Bressler B, Brophy JM. Isotretinoin and the risk for inflammatory bowel disease: a nested case-control study and meta-analysis of published and unpublished data. JAMA Dermatol. 2013 Feb 1;149(2):216-20

  • Mayo NE, Mackay-Lyons MJ, Scott SC, Moriello C, Brophy JM. A randomized trial of two home-based exercise programmes to improve functional walking post-stroke. Clin Rehabil. 2013 Mar 15. [Epub ahead of print]

  • Almadi MA, Barkun A, Brophy JM. Antiplatelet and anticoagulant therapy in patients with gastrointestinal bleeding. JAMA. 2011 Dec 7;306(21):2367-74. Epub 2011 Nov 1.

  • Bogaty P, Filion K, Brophy JM. Routine Invasive Management After Fibrinolysis in Patients With ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction: A Systematic Review of Randomized Clinical Trials. BMC Cardiovasc Disord. 2011 Jun 20;11(1):34. [Epub ahead of print]