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Early Identification of Stroke

Last Updated: January 17, 2020
Result type: Reports

Every year in Canada, there are more than 50,000 new strokes and 14,000 deaths from stroke. The first step to delivering optimal stroke care is fast and effective management in the pre-hospital environment. There are numerous opportunities for time saving in pre-hospital stroke care — from detection to triage to transportation. This Horizon Scan...

  • Project Number: EH0080-000

The Use of Volatile Anesthetic Drugs in Canadian Critical Care Settings

Last Updated: January 17, 2020
Result type: Reports
Product Line: Environmental Scans

As part of a CADTH Environmental Scan, a survey is being planned on the use of volatile anesthetic drugs in Canadian critical care settings. Recent literature indicates that volatile anesthetic drugs are being used in intensive care unit settings; however, the extent of their utilization in Canadian critical care settings is unknown. Because vo...

  • Project Number: ES0347-000

ustekinumab (Stelara/Stelara I.V)

Last Updated: January 15, 2020
Result type: Reports
Product Line: Common Drug Review
Generic Name: ustekinumab
Indications: Ulcerative colitis

  • Brand Name: Stelara/Stelara I.V
  • Manufacturer: Janssen Inc.
  • Project Number: SR0627-000
  • Project Status: Active
  • Submission Type: New Indication

glucagon (Baqsimi)

Last Updated: January 16, 2020
Result type: Reports
Product Line: Common Drug Review
Generic Name: glucagon
Indications: Severe hypoglycemic reactions

  • Brand Name: Baqsimi
  • Manufacturer: Eli Lilly Canada Inc.
  • Project Number: SR0626-000
  • Project Status: Active
  • Submission Type: New

csDMARDS for Rheumatoid Arthritis

Last Updated: January 16, 2020
Result type: Reports
Product Line: Technology Review
Research Type: Drug

The project OP0539 csDMARDs for Rheumatoid Arthritis will not be conducted as proposed due to changes in the needs of the jurisdictional customer. As a result, the objectives and needs are being reassessed and a revised project will be introduced in the near future. Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic, systemic disease characterized by ...

  • Project Number: HE0029-000

CADTH Lecture — The Canadian Partnership for Tomorrow Project: Canada’s Population Health Cohort

Event Date: January 16, 2020
Result type: Events

Lecture Description The Canadian Partnership for Tomorrow Project (CPTP) is Canada’s largest population cohort that allows researchers to explore how genetics, environment, lifestyle, and behaviour interact and contribute to the development of cancer and other chronic diseases. The national cohort brings together six regional cohorts: BC Genera...

Magnetic Resonance-Guided Radiotherapy: MR-Simulation and MR-Linac

Last Updated: January 16, 2020
Result type: Reports

Radiotherapy is an important treatment tool used for two-thirds of people who receive cancer treatment. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is being used for treatment guidance because it offers superior soft tissue contrast, which can reduce toxicity to organs at risk and to healthy tissue. Newer magnetic resonance (MR) systems — magnetic resonanc...

  • Project Number: EH0074-000