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Health Technology Update — Issue 22

Published on: October 10, 2018
Result type: Reports
Product Line: Health Technology Update
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This issue of Health Technology Update features brief summaries of information on a range of artificial intelligence technologies — from chatbots to systems for the detection of cognitive impairment and dementia. These technologies were identified through the CADTH Horizon Scanning Service as topics of potential interest to health ca...

  • Project Number: EN0012-000

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Artificial Intelligence, Stroke, CT scan, Cardiovascular, Imaging, Other miscellaneous topics, Stroke, computer-sssisted, x-ray computed

Health Technology Update — Issue 21

Published on: August 7, 2018
Result type: Reports
Product Line: Health Technology Update
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This issue of Health Technology Update features brief summaries of information on a range of technologies with relevance to rural and remote health care settings — from medical drones to a teleoperated robotic ultrasound system. These technologies were identified through the CADTH Horizon Scanning Service as topics of potential inter...

  • Project Number: EN0011-000

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Artificial Intelligence, Infectious Diseases, Telehealth, Telemedicine, Tuberculosis, Imaging, Infectious diseases, Medical devices, Other miscellaneous topics, Telehealth, FebriDx, Indigenous peoples’ health, diabetic retinopathies, drone, drones, remote ultrasound, robotic ultrasound, teleopthalmology, teleretinal, unmanned aerial vehicle, unmanned aerial vehicles

Health Technology Update — Issue 20

Published on: June 15, 2018
Result type: Reports
Product Line: Health Technology Update
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This issue of Health Technology Update features brief summaries of information on a broad range of medical technologies — from nature-assisted therapy to emerging obstructive sleep apnea devices. These technologies were identified through CADTH’s Horizon Scanning Service as topics potentially of interest to health care decision-maker...

  • Project Number: EN0010-000

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Diagnostic Tests, Mental Health, PTSD, Shell Shock, Sleep Disorders, Diagnostic tests, Gynecology/obstetrics, Medical devices, Mental health, Musculoskeletal, AVACEN, Aersleep, Bresodx, PneumoLiner, Portable device, Posttraumatic stress, Sleep apnoea, Sommetric, contained tissue extraction, ecotherapy, heat therapies, heat therapy, heat treatment, heat treatments, home sleep test, morcellation, post traumatic stress, power morcellator, prostate enlargement, thermal therapies, thermal treatment, thermal treatments, uterine fibroids, warmth therapies, warmth therapy, warmth treatment, warmth treatments

Health Technology Update — Issue 19

Published on: September 14, 2017
Result type: Reports
Product Line: Health Technology Update
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Health care-associated infections (HAIs), which are caused by microorganisms such as bacteria, viruses, fungi, and parasites, put patients at risk for serious illness and death. Patients can acquire HAIs while receiving health care in any setting, including hospitals, long-term care facilities, community clinics, or at home. The microorganism...

  • Project Number: EN0009-000

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Anti-Infective Agents, Cell Phone, Communicable Disease Control, Decontamination, Equipment Contamination, Infection Control, Infection Control Practitioners, Infectious Diseases, Light, Lighting, Mobile Phone, Sterilization, Ultraviolet Rays, Infection control, Infectious diseases, Medical devices, CleanSlate, Indigo Clean, LED, Sharklet, UV, clean, contaminate, disinfect, hototherapy, iPad, iPhone, light-activated disinfection, micropattern, surface

Health Technology Update — Issue 18

Published on: June 12, 2017
Result type: Reports
Product Line: Health Technology Update
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Informing Decision-Makers About Emerging Medical Technologies Issue 18 — June 2017 This issue of the newsletter coincides with Canada’s 150th birthday ― and with the publication of 150-plus bulletins in CADTH’s Issues in Emerging Health Technologies series. Since the first bulletin, in 1997, CADTH’s Horizon Scanning Service has covered a diverse...

  • Project Number: EN0008

Health Technology Update — Issue 17

Published on: June 6, 2016
Result type: Reports
Product Line: Health Technology Update
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Informing Decision-Makers About Emerging Medical Device Technologies Issue 17 - June 2016 This issue of Health Technology Update features brief summaries of the evidence on a broad range of medical device technologies — from mobile health apps to exoskeletons. These technologies were identified through CADTH’s Horizon Scanning service as topics ...

Health Technology Update — Issue 16

Published on: December 3, 2015
Result type: Reports
Product Line: Health Technology Update
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Informing Decision-Makers About Emerging Medical Technologies Issue 16 - December 2015 Health Technology Update presents brief articles about new, emerging, or innovative health technologies. As in our Issues in Emerging Health Technologies, readers will find information about the potential benefits and challenges of a cross-section of health ca...

Health Technology Update — Issue 15

Published on: June 4, 2013
Result type: Reports
Product Line: Health Technology Update

Scanning the Horizon Informing Decision-Makers About Emerging Medical Technologies The purpose of this newsletter is to provide information about various sources of publicly accessible horizon scanning information on new and emerging health technologies. The newsletter consolidates a selection of horizon scanning information sources, to help ma...

Health Technology Update — Issue 14

Published on: May 28, 2013
Result type: Reports
Product Line: Health Technology Update

Welcome to the 14th edition of the Health Technology Update newsletter. This, the first newsletter of 2013, brings you information about health technologies that could significantly impact the health of patients and lead to high-quality, efficient, and sustainable health care in Canada. The focus of this issue of the newsletter is on new and eme...

Health Technology Update — Issue 13

Published on: March 17, 2010
Result type: Reports
Product Line: Health Technology Update

Welcome to the thirteenth issue of Health Technology Update . The first newsletter of 2010 brings you more information about technologies that could significantly impact the health of patients and lead to high-quality , efficient, and sustainable health care in Canada. Our feature article focuses on the growth of hospital-based health technology...