Mira Research

The IMPACT-III Questionnaire: A valid Measure of Health-Related Quality of Life in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease Working Group on Quality of Life Represented by Anthony Otley, MD, MSc, FRCPC Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics IWK Health Centre, Halifax, NS, Canada Contact: impact@iwk.nshealth.ca IMPACT-III is a valid health-related quality of life questionnaire for pediatric patients who have an... + read more
Burden of Care
Burden and variation of pediatric inflammatory bowel disease in Canada: a population-based study Site Principal Investigator:  Anthony Otley, MD, MSc, FRCPC  Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics IWK Health Centre, Halifax, NS, Canada Lead Investigator:   Eric I. Benchimol, MD, PhD, FRCPC   Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and... + read more
Image Kids
The ImageKids study: Developing the pediatric MR Enterography-based Damage Index in Crohn’s disease (pMEDIC) and the Pediatric Inflammatory Crohn’s MRE Index (PICMI) Site Principal Investigators: Anthony Otley, MD, MSc, FRCPC Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics IWK Health Centre and Dalhousie University Kathleen O’Brien, MD,... + read more
The CDED Study
Comparison of Partial Enteral Nutrition (Modulen) with a Crohn's Disease Exclusion Diet (CDED) to Exclusive Enteral Nutrition (Modulen) for Treatment of Pediatric Crohn's Disease. A prospective randomized controlled trial. Sponsor: Funding provided by Research Services, IWK Health Centre and Department of... + read more
VEOIBD
PRO-KIIDS and NEOPICS Retrospective Cohort Study of Very Early Onset IBD (VEOIBD) Site Principal Investigator: Johan Van Limbergen, MD, PhD, MRCPCH Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics IWK Health Centre, Halifax, NS, Canada Inclusion/exclusion criteria: Diagnosis of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) The patient’s age at... + read more
Rural Urban
Determining the Incidence of IBD in Rural Versus Urban Areas of Canada Principal Investigator: Anthony Otley, MD, MSc, FRCPC Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics IWK Health Centre and Dalhousie University Lead Investigator Eric I. Benchimol, MD, PhD, FRCPC Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition Children's Hospital of... + read more