New at CADTH — October 2018


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News and Events

CADTH is hosting two Medical Devices and Drug Portfolio Information Sessions on Thursday, November 1, 2018, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and from 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. EDT, respectively. Interested participants can attend in person, at 150 King Street West, Toronto, or via webinar. This annual event is an opportunity for all interested stakeholders to get the latest information about priority initiatives and process changes from CADTH’s pharmaceutical reviews portfolio, and medical devices and clinical interventions portfolio. For more information and to register, please visit the CADTH events page.

Save the date. The 2019 CADTH Symposium is being held in Edmonton, Alberta, from April 14 to 16. Applications are also now open for abstract submissions and travels awards.

Drug Reimbursement Recommendations

CADTH recently issued the following CADTH Canadian Drug Expert Committee, or CDEC, Drug Reimbursement Recommendation:

CADTH Reports

CADTH recently completed the following reports:

Rapid Response Reports — Drug

Rapid Response Reports — Medical Devices and Systems

  • Management of Complications During Hemodialysis: Guidelines — Reference List
  • Coated Central Venous Catheters: Comparative Clinical Effectiveness and Safety — Summary of Abstracts
  • Care of Adult Patients in Long-Term Care Who have Undergone a Laryngectomy: Clinical Evidence and Guidelines — Summary of Abstracts
  • Australian Model of Rural Palliative Care: Clinical Evidence— Summary of Abstracts
  • Laser Mediated Flapless Crown Lengthening: Clinical Effectiveness, Cost-Effectiveness, and Guidelines — Summary of Abstracts
  • Photo-Activated Disinfection Therapy for Non-Dental Surgery: Clinical Effectiveness, Cost-Effectiveness, and Guidelines— Summary of Abstracts
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging for Prostate Assessment: A Review of Clinical and Cost-Effectiveness— Summary with Critical Appraisal
  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for the Treatment of Chronic Pain: A Review of Clinical Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness — Summary with Critical Appraisal
  • Counselling Provided by A Person with Religious Affiliation for Mental Health Disorders: A Review of Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines — Summary with Critical Appraisal
  • Patients’ Experiences with Cardiac Monitors for Stroke, Atrial Fibrillation, and Heart Failure: A Rapid Qualitative Review — Summary with Critical Appraisal

Rapid Response Reports — Other Diagnostics

  • Diagnosing Perinatal Patients with Anxiety: Guidelines — Summary of Abstracts

Environmental Scan Reports

  • Internet-Delivered Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Major Depressive Disorder and Anxiety Disorders: An Environmental Scan

Tell Us What You Think

We love hearing how our products and services are influencing health care policies, clinical practices, and patient outcomes. If you have a success story to share, please get in touch with your CADTH Liaison Officer.

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