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Use of Surgical Masks in the Operating Room: A Review of the Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines

Last Updated: November 19, 2013
Result type: Reports
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems

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Surgical site infections — infections occurring in a wound created by an invasive surgical procedure — account for a significant proportion of health care-associated infections. While many cause no additional complications, surgical site infections can be associated with consider...

  • Project Number: RC0503-000

Kidney Transplantation Following Cardiocirculatory Death: A Review of the Clinical Evidence and Guidelines

Last Updated: December 3, 2013
Result type: Reports
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems

Report in Brief Context
In 2012, there were 2,450 Canadians on the waiting list to receive a kidney for transplant, and 59 of those patients died while waiting. Technology
Kidneys for transplant have traditionally come from living donors or from donation after brain death (DBD). More recent...

  • Project Number: RC0504-000