Professor of Medicine
Head, Division of Endocrinology
Director, St. Paul’s Hospital Diabetes Centre
Education
University of London (St. Bartholomew’s Hospital), 1982, MBBS
Clinical Interests
Publications

See Dr. Ur’s publications here.

1. Dawes D, Ashe M, Campbell K, Cave D, Elley CR, Kaczorowski J, Sohal P, Ur E, Dawes M. Preventing diabetes in primary care: a feasibility cluster randomized trial. Can J Diabetes. 2015 Apr;39(2):111-6.

2. Anderson TJ, Grégoire J, Hegele RA, Couture P, Mancini GB, McPherson R, Francis GA, Poirier P, Lau DC, Grover S, Genest J Jr, Carpentier AC, Dufour R, Gupta M, Ward R, Leiter LA, Lonn E, Ng DS, Pearson GJ, Yates GM, Stone JA, Ur E. Are the ACC/AHA guidelines on the treatment of blood cholesterol a game changer? A perspective from the Canadian Cardiovascular Society Dyslipidemia Panel. Can J Cardiol. 2014 Apr;30(4):377-80.

3. Harris D, Barts A, Connors J, Dahl M, Elliott T, Kong J, Keane T, Thompson D, Stafford S, Ur E, Sirrs S. Glucocorticoid-induced hyperglycemia is prevalent and unpredictable for patients undergoing cancer therapy: an observational cohort study. Curr Oncol. 2013 Dec;20(6):e532-8.

4. Rabkin SW, Langer A, Ur E, Calciu CD, Leiter LA. Inflammatory biomarkers CRP,  MCP-1, serum amyloid alpha and interleukin-18 in patients with HTN and dyslipidemia: impact of diabetes mellitus on metabolic syndrome and the effect of statin therapy. Hypertens Res. 2013 Jun;36(6):550-8.

5. Anderson TJ, Grégoire J, Hegele RA, Couture P, Mancini GB, McPherson R, Francis GA, Poirier P, Lau DC, Grover S, Genest J Jr, Carpentier AC, Dufour R, Gupta M, Ward R, Leiter LA, Lonn E, Ng DS, Pearson GJ, Yates GM, Stone JA, Ur E. 2012 update of the Canadian Cardiovascular Society guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of dyslipidemia for the prevention of cardiovascular disease in the adult. Can J Cardiol. 2013 Feb;29(2):151-67.

6. Vallette S, Ezzat S, Chik C, Ur E, Imran SA, Van Uum S, Rivera J, Caspar-Bell G, Serri O. Emerging trends in the diagnosis and treatment of acromegaly in Canada. Clin Endocrinol (Oxf). 2013 Jul;79(1):79-85.

 

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