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  • Sun CF, Demirtas D, Brooks SC, Morrison LJ, Chan TY. Overcoming Spatial and Temporal Barriers to Public Access Defibrillators Via Optimization. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016 Aug;68(8):836-845. Full Article (PDF)
  • Cheskes S, Schmicker RH, Rea T, Powell J, Drennan IR, Kudenchuk P, Vaillancourt C, Conway W, Stiell I, Stub D, Davis D, Alexander N, Christenson J, Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium (ROC) investigators. Chest compression fraction: A time dependent cariable of survival in shockable out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Resuscitation. 2015 Dec; 97:129-135
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  • Orkin AM, Bingham K, Klaiman M, Leece P, Buick JE, Kouyoumdjian F, Morrison LJ, Hu H. An Agenda for Naloxone Distribution Research and Practice: Meeting Report of the Surviving Opioid Overdose with Naloxone (SOON) International Working Group. J Addict Res Ther. 2015 Mar 20; 6: 212
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  • Cheskes S, Schmicker RH, Verbeek PR, Salcido DD, Brown SP, Brooks S, Menegazzi JJ, Vaillancourt C, Powell J, May S, Berg RA, Sell S, Idris A, Kampp M, Schmidt T, Christenson J, Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium (ROC) Investigators. The impact of peri-shock pause on survival from out-of-hospital shockable cardiac arrest during the Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium PRIMED trial. Resuscitation. 2014 Mar;85(3):336-342
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  • Soreide E, Morrison LJ, Hillman K, Monsieurs K, Sunde K, Zideman D, Eisenberg M, Sterz F, Nadkarni VM, Soar J, Nolan JP. The formula for survival in resuscitation. Resuscitation. 2013 Nov;84(11):1487-93.
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  • Morrison LJ, Henry RM, Ku, V. Nolan, JP, Morley, P, Deakin, CD. Single-shock defibrillation success in adult cardiac arrest: A systematic review. Resuscitation. 2013 Nov;84(11):1480-1486. Full Article (pdf)
  • Hart D, Flores-Medrano O, Brooks S, Buick JE, Morrison LJ. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) Training in Schools: “Is anyone learning how to save a life?”. CJEM. 2013 Sep 1;15(5):270-8. Full Article (pdf)
  • Dainty K, Brooks S, Morrison LJ. Are the 2010 Guidelines on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation lost in translation? A Call for Increased Focus on Implementation Science. Resuscitation. 2013 Apr 13;84(4):422-425. Full Article (pdf)
  • Hart D, Flores-Medrano O, Brooks S, Buick JE, Morrison LJ. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation and automatic external defibrillator training in schools: “Is anyone learning how to save a life?”. CJEM. 2013;15(0):1-9.
  • Wang HE, Devlin SM, Sears GK, Vaillancourt C, Morrison LJ, Weisfeldt M, Callaway CW, and the ROC Investigators. Regional variations in early and late survival after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Resuscitation. 2012 Nov;83(11):1343-1348. Full Article (pdf)
  • Glover BM, Brown SP, Morrison LJ, Davis D, Kudenchuk PJ,Van Ottingham L, Vaillancourt C, Cheskes S, Atkins DL, Dorian P; the Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium Investigators. Wide Variability in Drug Use in Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest: A Report from the Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium. Resuscitation. 2012 Nov;83(11):1324-1330. Full Article (pdf)
  • Idris AH, Guffey D, Aufderheide TP, Brown S, Morrison LJ, Nichols P, Powell J, Daya M, Bigham BL, Atkins DL, Berg R, Davis D, Stiell I, Sopko G, Nichol G; Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium (ROC) Investigators. Relationship between chest compression rates and outcomes from cardiac arrest. Circulation. 2012 Jun 19;125(24):3004-3012. Full Article (pdf)
  • Schmicker RH, Leroux BG, Sears GK, Stiell I, Morrison LJ, Aufderheide TP, Fowler R, Lowe R, Morrow S, Plumlee E, Cheskes S; Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium (ROC) Investigators. Temporal compliance trends in a cluster randomization with crossover trial of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. Clin Trials. 2012 Jun;9(3):314-321. Full Article (pdf)
  • Stiell IG, Brown SP, Christenson J, Cheskes S, Nichol G, Powell J, Bigham B, Morrison LJ, Larsen J, Hess E, Vaillancourt C, Davis DP, Callaway CW; Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium (ROC) Investigators. What is the role of chest compression depth during out-of-hospital cardiac arrest resuscitation? Crit Care Med. 2012 Apr;40(4):1192-1198. Full Article (pdf)
  • Stiell IG, Nichol G, Leroux BG, Rea TD, Ornato JP, Powell J, Christenson J, Callaway CW, Kudenchuk PJ, Aufderheide TP, Idris AH, Daya MR, Wang HE, Morrison LJ, Davis D, Andrusiek D, Stephens S, Cheskes S, Schmicker RH, Fowler R, Vaillancourt C, Hostler D, Zive D, Pirrallo RG, Vilke GM, Sopko G, Weisfeldt M; ROC Investigators. Early versus later rhythm analysis in patients with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. N Engl J Med. 2011 Sep 1;365(9):787-797. Full Article (pdf)
  • Dainty KN, Scales DC, Brooks SC, Needham DM, Dorian P, Ferguson N, Rubenfeld G, Wax R, Zwarenstein M, Thorpe K, Morrison LJ. A knowledge translation collaborative to improve the use of therapeutic hypothermia in post-cardiac arrest patients: protocol for a stepped wedge randomized trial. Implement Sci. 2011;6(4). Full Article (pdf)
  • Morrison LJ, Rac VE, Bowen JM, Schwartz B, Perreira T, Ryan W, Zahn C, Chadha R, Craig A, O’ReillyD, Goeree R. Prehospital Evaluation and Economic Analysis of Different Coronary Syndrome Treatment Strategies – PREDICT – Rationale, Development and Implementation. BMC Emerg Med. 2011;11(4). Full Article (pdf)
  • Bigham BL, Dainty KN, Scales DC, Morrison LJ, Brooks SC. Predictors of adopting therapeutic hypothermia for post cardiac arrest patients among Canadian emergency and critical care physicians. Resuscitation. 2010 Jan;81(1):20-24
  • Morrison LJ, Rizoli SB, Schwartz B, Rhind SG, Simitciu M, Perreira T, Macdonald R, Trompeo A, Stuss DT, Black SE, Kiss A, Baker AJ. The Toronto prehospital hypertonic resuscitation-head injury and multi organ dysfunction trial (TOPHR HIT)–methods and data collection tools. Trials. 2009 Nov;10:105.
  • Newgard CD, Sears GK, Rea TD, Davis DP, Pirrallo RG, Callaway CW, Atkins DL, Stiell IG, Christenson J, Minei JP, Williams CR, Morrison LJ; ROC Investigators. The Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium Epistry-Trauma: design, development, and implementation of a North American epidemiologic prehospital trauma registry. Resuscitation. 2008 Aug;78(2):170-178.
  • Brasel KJ, Bulger E, Cook AJ, Morrison LJ, Newgard CD, Tisherman SA, Kerby JD, Coimbra R, Hata JS, Hoyt DB; Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium Investigators. Hypertonic resuscitation: design and implementation of a prehospital intervention trial. J Am Coll Surg. 2008 Feb;206(2):220-32.
  • Morrison LJ, Kiss A, Verbeek PR. Termination of resuscitation in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. N Engl J Med. 2006 Nov 26;355(21):2257-8. Author reply 2259-60.
  • Morrison LJ, Visentin LM, Kiss A, Theriault R, Eby D, Vermeulen M, Sherbino J, Verbeek PR; TOR Investigators. Validation of a rule for termination of resuscitation in out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. N Engl J Med. 2006 Aug 3;355(5):478-87.