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Use of Nitrates in Chronic Stable Angina

Last Updated: January 1, 1996
Result type: Reports

Cite as: Perras C. The use of nitrates in chronic stable angina. Ottawa: Canadian Coordinating Office for Health Technology Assessment (CCOHTA); 1996. Nitrates are one of many agents indicated in the management of angina. For many years, isosorbide dinitrate (ISDN) was widely prescribed in the prevention and treatment of anginal attacks, but it...

Finasteride: Clinical and Economic Impacts

Last Updated: January 1, 1996
Result type: Reports
Product Line: Health Technology Assessment, Technology Overviews

Cite as: Otten N. Finasteride: clinical and economic impacts. Ottawa: Canadian Coordinating Office for Health Technology Assessment (CCOHTA); 1996. Introduction Benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH) is the most common benign neoplasm in males. Even though microscopic evidence of BPH is evident in approximately 50% of men aged 60 and over, only 25...

Pharmaceutical Management of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Last Updated: January 1, 1996
Result type: Reports
Product Line: Health Technology Assessment, Technology Overviews

Cite as: Perras C, Otten N. Pharmaceutical management of gastroesophageal reflux disease. Ottawa: Canadian Coordinating Office for Health Technology Assessment (CCOHTA); 1996. Summary Remarks Heartburn and epigastric pain caused by reflux are common complaints. If bothersome, most patients self-medicate with over-the-counter medications such a...

Pharmaceutical management of peptic ulcer disease

Last Updated: January 1, 1996
Result type: Reports
Product Line: Health Technology Assessment, Technology Overviews

Cite as: Perras C, Otten N. Pharmaceutical management of peptic ulcer disease. Ottawa: Canadian Coordinating Office for Health Technology Assessment (CCOHTA); 1996. Summary Remarks Approximately 10% of the adult population will suffer from peptic ulcer disease (PUD) at some point in their life. Most individuals experiencing heartburn after eat...

A Comparison of Fixed and Mobile CT and MRI Scanners

Last Updated: November 1, 1995
Result type: Reports

Cite as: Reeve J, Baladi JF. A comparison of fixed and mobile CT and MRI scanners. Ottawa: Canadian Coordinating Office for Health Technology Assessment (CCOHTA); 1995. The Canadian Coordinating Office for Health Technology Assessment (CCOHTA) was requested to conduct a comparison of fixed versus mobile computed tomography (CT) and magnetic res...

Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) and pain management

Last Updated: April 1, 1995
Result type: Reports

Cite as: Reeve J, Corabian P. Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (Tens)and Pain Management. Ottawa: Canadian Coordinating Office for Health Technology Assessment (CCOHTA); 1995. This report is the result of a study conducted by CCOHTA to assess the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TEN...

2016 CADTH Symposium

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Result type: General Content

Initially established as a tool for policy-makers, health technology assessment (HTA) now supports a much broader range of decision-makers. Everyone — whether technology developers in academic settings and industry, patients, clinicians, regional health authority and hospital administrators, or private sector insurers — can benefit from the e...