Impact of the 12 Community Based Primary Health Care (CBPHC) Innovation Teams (PDF)


CanIMPACT Casebook (PDF)

CanIMPACT Casebook Appendices (PDF)

Personalized Cancer Genomic Medicine Resource Toolkit (PDF)

Book Chapter:

Miedema B. Primary Care. In: Feuerstein M., Nekhlyudov L. (eds) Handbook of Cancer Survivorship. 2nd ed. Cham, Switzerland: Springer; 2018:349-361.

Journal Articles:

Walsh RL, Lofters AK, Moineddin R, Krzyzanowska MK, Grunfeld E. The effect of comorbidity on primary care use during breast cancer chemotherapy: a population-based retrospective cohort study using CanIMPACT data. CMAJ Open. 2021; 9(2):e331-41. doi: 10.9778/cmajo.20200166

Winget M, Yuan Y, McBride ML, Kendell C, Decker KM, Grunfeld E, Groome P for the Canadian Team to Improve Community-Based Cancer Care Along the Continuum (CanIMPACT). Inter- and intra-provincial variation in screen-detected breast cancer across five Canadian provinces: a CanIMPACT study. Can J Public Health. 2020.

Decker K, Moineddin R, Kendell C, Urquhart R, Biswanger N, Groome P, McBride ML, Winget M, Whitehead M, Grunfeld E for the Canadian Team to Improve Community-Based Cancer Care Along the Continuum (CanIMPACT). Changes in primary care provider utilization by phase of care for women diagnosed with breast cancer: a CanIMPACT longitudinal cohort study. BMC Fam Pract. 2019; 20:1-8.

Powis M, Groome P, Biswanger N, Kendell C, Decker KM, Grunfeld E, McBride ML, Urquhart R, Winget M, Porter GA, Krzyzanowska MK. Cross-Canada differences in early-stage breast cancer treatment and acute-care use. Curr Oncol. 2019; 26(5):e624-39.

McBride ML, Groome PA, Decker K, Kendell C, Jiang L, Whitehead M, Li D, Grunfeld E for the CanIMPACT team. Adherence to quality breast cancer survivorship care in four Canadian provinces: a CanIMPACT retrospective cohort study. BMC Cancer. 2019;19:659.

Grunfeld E. Survivorship 2.0. J Clin Oncol. 2019. [Epub ahead of print].

Lofters A, McBride ML, Li D, Whitehead M, Moineddin R, Jiang L, Grunfeld E, Groome P. Disparities in breast cancer diagnosis for immigrant women in Ontario and BC: results from the CanIMPACT study. BMC Cancer. 2019;19(42):1-11.

McBride M. CanIMPACT: A multi-province study of delivery of follow-up care by primary care physicians. J Fam Pract Oncol. 2018; 31:4.

Groome PA, McBride ML, Jiang L, Kendell C, Decker KM, Grunfeld E, Krzyzanowska MK, Winget M. Lessons learned: It takes a village to understand inter-sectoral care using administrative data across jurisdictions. IJPDS. 2018;3(3):1-13. Supplementary Appendix

McBride M.CanIMPACT: initial results from multi-province study on the role of the family physician in care of cancer patients. J Fam Pract Oncol. 2017;29:6.

Adam R, Wit N De, Groome P, et al. Increased survival means increasing roles for primary care after cancer diagnosis. Br J Gen Pr. 2017;67(659):276-277.

Bastedo SJ, Krzyzanowska MK, Moineddin R, Yun L, Enright KA, Grunfeld E. A population-based assessment of primary care visits during adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer. Curr Oncol. 2017;24(2):90-4.

Easley J, Miedema B, O’Brien MA, Carroll J, Manca D, Webster F, Grunfeld E. The role of family physicians in cancer care: Perspectives of primary and specialty care providers. Curr Oncol. 2017;24(2):75-80.

Grunfeld E. The two solitudes of primary care and cancer specialist care: Is there a bridge? Curr Oncol. 2017;24(2):69-70.

Grunfeld E, Petrovic B. Consultative workshop proceedings of the Canadian team to improve community-based cancer care along the continuum. Curr Oncol. 2017;24(2):135-40.

Jones P, Shakdher S, Singh P. Synthesis maps: Visual knowledge translation for the CanIMPACT clinical system and patient cancer journeys. Curr Oncol. 2017;24(2):129-34.

Kendell C, Decker KM, Groome PA, McBride ML, Jiang L, Krzyzanowska MK, Porter G, Turner D, Urquhart R, Winget M, Grunfeld E. Use of physician services during the survivorship phase: A multi-province study of women diagnosed with breast cancer. Curr Oncol. 2017;24(2):81-9.

O’Brien MA, Carroll JC, Manca DP, Miedema B, Groome PA, Makuwaza T, Easley J, Sopcak N, Jiang L, Decker K, McBride ML, Moineddin R, Permaul JA, Heisey R, Eisenhauer EA, Krzyzanowska MK, Pruthi S, Sawka C, Schneider N, Sussman J, Urquhart R, Versaevel C, Grunfeld E. Multigene expression profile testing in breast cancer: Is there a role for family physicians? Curr Oncol. 2017;24(2):95-102.

Tomasone JR, Vukmirovic M, Brouwers MC, Grunfeld E, Urquhart R, O’Brien MA, Walker M, Webster F, Fitch M. Challenges and insights in implementing coordinated care between oncology and primary care providers: A Canadian perspective. Curr Oncol. 2017;24(2):120-23.

Barisic A, Kish M, Gilbert J, Mittmann N, Moineddin R, Sisler J, Vedsted P, Grunfeld E. Family physician access to and wait times for cancer diagnostic investigations. Regional differences among 3 provinces. Can Fam Physician. 2016;62:e599-607.

Brouwers MC, Vukmirovic M, Tomasone JR, Grunfeld E, Urquhart R, O’Brien MA, Walker M, Webster F, Fitch M. Documenting coordination of cancer care between primary care providers and oncology specialists in Canada. Can Fam Physician. 2016;62:e616-25.

Carroll JC, Makuwaza T, Manca D, Sopcak N, Permaul JA, O’Brien MA, Heisey R, Eisenhauer EA, Easley J, Krzyzanowska M, Miedema B, Pruthi S, Sawka C, Schneider N, Sussman J, Urquhart R, Versaevel C, Grunfeld E. Primary care providers’ experiences with and perceptions of personalized genomic medicine. Can Fam Physician. 2016;62:e626-35.

Easley J, Miedema B, Carroll JC, Manca D, O’Brien MA, Webster F, Grunfeld E. Coordination of cancer care between family physicians and cancer specialists. Importance of communication. Can Fam Physician. 2016;62:e608-15.

Easley J, Miedema B, Carroll JC, O’Brien MA, Manca D, Grunfeld E. Patients’ experiences with continuity of cancer care in Canada. Results from the CanIMPACT study. Can Fam Physician. 2016;62:821-27.

Grunfeld E. It takes a team: CanIMPACT: Canadian team to improve community-based cancer care along the continuum. Can Fam Physician. 2016;62:781-82.

Heisey R, Carroll JC. Identification and management of women with a family history of breast cancer. Practical guide for clinicians. Can Fam Physician. 2016;62:799-803.

Jiang L, Lofters A, Moineddin R, Decker K, Groome P, Kendell C, Krzyzanowska M, Li D, McBride ML, Mittmann N, Porter G, Turner D, Urquhart R, Winget M, Zhang Y, Grunfeld E. Primary care physician use across the breast cancer care continuum. CanIMPACT study using Canadian administrative data. Can Fam Physician. 2016;62:e589-98.

Sisler J, Chaput G, Sussman J, Ozokwelu E. Follow-up after treatment for breast cancer. Practical guide to survivorship care for family physicians. Can Fam Physician. 2016;62:805-11.

Tomasone JR, Brouwers MC, Vukmirovic M, Grunfeld E, O’Brien MA, Urquhart R, Walker M, Webster F, Fitch M. Interventions to improve care coordination between primary healthcare and oncology care providers: A systematic review. ESMO Open. 2016;1(5).