Study Activity

The Sault Ste. Marie Academic Medical Association has some exciting projects underway:

Validation of Hand Hygiene Opportunities in Critical Care: A Multicentre Observational Study

Hand Hygiene IMPACT in Critical Care: A Multicentre improvement study Researcher: Dr. Lucas Castellani

Funding: NOAMA Clinical Oppourtunity Innovation Fund

Topical Tranexamic Acid (TXA) in hip fractures

Researcher: Dr. Darren Costain

Funding: NOAMA Clinical Innovation Oppourtunity Fund

Preventing excess weight gain in obese pregnant women in Sault Ste. Marie with nutritional guidance and exercise: A randomized controlled trial

Researcher: Dr. Hemi Gupta

Funding: SSMAMA Grant


Does ICU admission code status in the critically ill elderly patient predict in-hospital mortality and resource utilization

Researcher: Dr. Rishi Gosh

Funding: SSMAMA Grant

Investigation of tumour budding at diagnosis as a prognostic marker in locally advanced breast cancer

Systemic effect of radiation therapy in cancer patients receiving immune blockage inhibitors: role of dose, fractionation and time

Characteristics treatment and outcomes of breast cancer in patients 80yrs and older

Researcher: Dr. Ioannis Voutsadakis

Funding: SSMAMA Grant

Contraception in primary care: factors that influence patient comfort in discussing contraception with their primary care providers

Researcher: Dr. Luke Fera

Funding: SSMAMA Grant