Begin main content


We found 6750 result(s)

2020 CADTH Symposium

Event Date: April 18, 2020 - April 21, 2020
Result type: Events

Join us in Toronto for the 2020 CADTH Symposium. Connect with Canadian and international experts in the objective assessment and evaluation of health technologies for three days of education, information sharing, and networking. Mark your calendar: 2020 CADTH Symposium
April 18 to 21, 2020
Sheraton Centre Toronto
Toronto, On...

Non-Pharmacological Interventions for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain: Acupuncture

Event Date: March 16, 2020
Result type: Events

Because of the prevalence and burden of chronic pain, and the associated opioid crisis in our country, health professionals are looking for non-pharmacological treatment options to recommend to their patients. Join CADTH for a webinar on the current evidence on acupuncture for chronic non-cancer pain. The target audience for this presentation is...

CADTH Lecture — Cost-Effectiveness of Naloxone Kits in Canadian High Schools and Community Centre Settings

Event Date: March 5, 2020
Result type: Events

Lecture Description The opioid crisis continues to devastate families and communities across Canada. According to the Public Health Agency of Canada, an estimated 12,800 Canadians died from an apparent opioid-related overdose between January 2016 and March 2019. This is a complex issue that requires a compassionate, multi-faceted, evidence-base...

eculizumab (Soliris)

Last Updated: February 25, 2020
Result type: Reports
Product Line: Common Drug Review
Generic Name: eculizumab
Indications: Neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder

  • Brand Name: Soliris
  • Manufacturer: Alexion Pharma Canada Corp.
  • Project Number: SR0640-000
  • Project Status: Received
  • Submission Type: New Indication

In Brief: Dementia Villages: Innovative Residential Care for People with Dementia

Last Updated: February 24, 2020
Result type: Tools

Key Messages Dementia villages are a new way to provide residential long-term care for people living with advanced dementia. There is insufficient evidence to conclude that dementia villages improve clinical or quality of life outcomes for residents. However, dementia research has found that certain design factors (such as small-scale, homel...