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Compliant Flooring to Prevent Fall-Related Injuries: A Scoping Review

February 1, 2018
Compliant flooring is designed to reduce the incidence and severity of fall-related injuries, including hip fractures and traumatic brain injuries. This webinar will present the key findings and recommendations of a scoping review that synthesized the evidence in four areas: biomechanical efficacy clinical effectiveness cost-effectiveness workp...

Biologics and Biosimilars

November 23, 2017
Lisa Farrell, CADTH Liaison Officer, Nova Scotia, hosted an online overview session on biosimilars with the Canadian Hospital Pharmacists Association (CHPA). They discussed what biosimilars are, and how the regulatory, health technology assessment, and reimbursement pathway differs for them from other products Marina Richardson, MSc, Clinical Re...

First Nations Health Managers Association Annual National Conference

November 14, 2017 - November 16, 2017
The First Nations Health Managers Association (FNHMA) Seventh Annual National Conference is an annual conference, and takes place this year in Toronto. The FNHMA is a national, professional association that provides leadership in First Nations health management activities by developing and promoting quality standards, practices, research, certif...

Evidence-to-Action: Home-Based Dialysis in Canada: From Evidence to Practice

November 9, 2017
For many people living with end-stage kidney disease, dialysis is a life-long treatment. In Canada, dialysis is most often offered in a clinical setting and managed by a health care provider. However, several options for having dialysis at home without the assistance of a health care professional are also available. Join us in person or online ...