Daniel McIsaac* MD MPH FRCPC


Daniel McIsaac* MD MPH FRCPC
Associate Professor

Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, University of Ottawa
Anesthesiologist, Ottawa Hospital
Associate Scientist, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute
Junior Research Chair in Perioperative Health Systems and Outcomes Research
Adjunct Scientist, Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences

Work E-mail: dmcisaac@toh.ca

Daniel McIsaac


Selected Publications
  • Effect of Preoperative Geriatric Evaluation on Outcomes After Elective Surgery: A Population-Based Study. McIsaac DI, Huang A, Wong CA, Wijeysundera DN, Bryson GL, van Walraven C. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2017 Dec;65(12):2665-2672. doi: 10.1111/jgs.15100. Epub 2017 Oct 3. PMID:28971482
  • Association of delay of urgent or emergency surgery with mortality and use of health care resources: a propensity score-matched observational cohort study. McIsaac DI, Abdulla K, Yang H, Sundaresan S, Doering P, Vaswani SG, Thavorn K, Forster AJ. CMAJ. 2017 Jul 10;189(27):E905-E912. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.160576. PMID: 28694308
  • A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis Examining the Impact of Incident Postoperative Delirium on Mortality. Hamilton GM, Wheeler K, Di Michele J, Lalu MM, McIsaac DI. Anesthesiology. 2017 Jul;127(1):78-88. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000001660. PMID: 28459734
  • Association of Frailty and 1-Year Postoperative Mortality Following Major Elective Noncardiac Surgery: A Population-Based Cohort Study. McIsaac DI, Bryson GL, van Walraven C. JAMA Surg. 2016 Jun 1;151(6):538-45. doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2015.5085. PMID: 26791334


Please note: Dr. McIsaac is accepting graduate students

Fields of Interest

  • Surgery
  • Anesthesiology
  • Frailty and geriatrics and aging
  • Outcomes Research
  • Health Services Research
  • Predictive modelling
  • Propensity score matching and multilevel modelling
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