null Julio Fiore Jr., M.Sc., PhD

Scientist, RI-MUHC , Montreal General Hospital

Injury Repair Recovery Program

Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation

Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, McGill University



Surgery • surgical recovery • surgical outcomes research • patient-reported outcomes • harms

Research Focus

My research focuses on developing strategies to measure postoperative recovery from the perspective of patients, assessing the comparative effectiveness of interventions aimed to improve recovery, and reducing harms associated with surgery and perioperative care interventions.

Selected Publications

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  • Fiore JF Jr., Olleik G, El-Kefraoui C, et al. Preventing opioid prescription after major surgery: A scoping literature review on opioid-free postoperative analgesia. Br J Anaesth. 2019 [in press]. PMID: 31657856.

  • Fiore JF Jr, Feldman LS. Tracking Postoperative Recovery-Making a Case for Smartphone Technology. JAMA Surg 2019 [in press]. PMID: 31563269.

  • Fiore Jr. JF, Figueiredo S, Balvardi S, et al. How do we value postoperative recovery? A systematic review of the measurement properties of patient-reported outcomes after abdominal surgery. Ann Surg 2018; 267(4):656-669. PMID: 28767559.

  • Fiore JF Jr, Castelino T, Pecorelli N, et al. Ensuring early mobilization within an enhanced recovery program for colorectal surgery: a randomized controlled trial. Ann Surg 2017, 266(2): 223-231. PMID: 27997472.

  • Alam R, Montanez J, Law S, Lee L, Pecorelli N, Watanabe Y, Chiavegato LD, Falconi M, Hirano S, Mayo NE, Feldman LS, Fiore JF Jr. Development of a conceptual framework of recovery after abdominal surgery. Surg Endosc 2019 [in press]. PMID: 31372888.