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Assessment of Techniques for Cervical Cancer Screening

Published on: January 1, 1997
Result type: Reports

Cite as: Noorani HZ. Assessment of techniques for cervical cancer screening. Ottawa: Canadian Coordinating Office for Health Technology Assessment (CCOHTA); 1997. Cervical cancer is one of the few readily preventable forms of cancer. Although the Papanicolaou (Pap) smear has had an enormous impact on the incidence and mortality rates of cervical...

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Cervix Neoplasms, Vaginal Smears, Technology Assessment, Cancer of the Cervix, Infection, Cancer, Cancer, Papovaviridae Infections, Biomedical, Cervical cancer, Pap smears, Papanicolaou smears, Economic, Automated screening, Tumeur col utérus, Frottis vaginal, Papovaviridae, Évaluation technologie biomédicale, Cancer col utérus, Cancer du col, Test Pap, Test de Papanicolaou, Évaluation économique, Contre-dépistage automatiséPapovaviridae Infections,

An Economic Analysis of Sumatriptan for Acute Migraine

Published on: January 1, 1997
Result type: Reports
Product Line: Health Technology Assessment, Technology Overviews

Cite as: Ilersich L. An economic analysis of sumatriptan for acute migraine. Ottawa: Canadian Coordinating Office for Health Technology Assessment (CCOHTA); 1997. Background Migraine is an episodic headache that may be either a steady or throbbing pain. Episodes of migraine can vary in intensity, frequency and duration, and are often accompanied...

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Migraine, Sumatriptan, Vasoconstrictor Agents, Drug Therapy, Costs and Cost Analysis, Meta-Analysis, Vasopressor Agents, Headache Disorders, Headache disorders, Metaanalysis, Economic, Vasoconstricteurs, Chimiothérapie, Coût et analyse coût, Méta-analyse, Agents vasopresseurs, Évaluation économique

Pulmozyme: Clinical and Economic Impacts

Published on: January 1, 1996
Result type: Reports
Product Line: Health Technology Assessment, Technology Overviews

Cite as: Perras C, Otten N. Pulmozyme: clinical and economic impacts. Ottawa: Canadian Coordinating Office for Health Technology Assessment (CCOHTA); 1996. Summary Remarks This overview is based on data obtained in a study commissioned by CCOHTA entitled "A Pharmacoeconomic Evaluation of DNase Use in Cystic Fibrosis" and the Phase III clinical t...

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Cystic Fibrosis, Deoxyribonuclease I, Drug Therapy, Cost-Benefit Analysis, DNase, Streptodornase, Fibrocystic Disease of Pancreas, Cystic Fibrosis, CF, Pulmozyme, Economic

Use of Nitrates in Chronic Stable Angina

Published on: January 1, 1996
Result type: Reports
Product Line: Health Technology Assessment, Technology Overviews

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 its...

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Nitrates, Angina Pectoris, Drug Therapy, Angina, Angine, Cost and Cost Analysis, Economic, Nitrate, Angor, Chimiothérapie, Coût et analyse coût, Évaluation des coûts

Finasteride: Clinical and Economic Impacts

Published on: 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% ...

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Finasteride, Enzyme Inhibitors, Prostatic Hyperplasia, Cost-Benefit Analysis, Proscar, Kidney/urologic, Benign prostatic hypertrophy, BPH, Enlarged prostate, Economic, Anti-enzymes, Adénome prostate, Analyse coût bénéfice, Hypertrophie bénigne de la prostate, HBP, Taille de la prostate, Analyse économique

Pharmaceutical Management of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Published on: 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 as ...

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Gastroesophageal Reflux, Recurrence, Drug Therapy, Cost-Benefit Analysis, GERD, Relapse, Gastrointestinal Tract, Gastrointestinal tract, GORD, Economic, Reflux gastrooesophagien, Récidive, Chimiothérapie, Analyse coût bénéfice, ORGO, Reflux gastrooesophagien pathologique, Rechute, Évaluation économique

Pharmaceutical management of peptic ulcer disease

Published on: 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 eatin...

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Peptic Ulcer, Helicobacter pylori, Drug Therapy, Cost-Benefit Analysis, Campylobacter pylori, Gastrointestinal Tract, Gastrointestinal tract, Stomach ulcers, Gastric ulcers, Duodenal ulcers, H.pylori, Economic, Ulcère gastroduodénal, Chimiothérapie, Analyse coût bénéfice, Ulcère gastrique, Ulcère duodénal, H. pylori, Évaluation économique

A Comparison of Fixed and Mobile CT and MRI Scanners

Published on: 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 reso...

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Mobile Health Units, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Comparative Study, Costs and Cost Analysis, MRI Scans, Tomography Scanners, X-Ray Computed, CT and SPECT, MRI, IRM, Imaging, Unité itinerante santé, Unité mobile santé, CT, CT scanner, Diagnostic par résonance magnétique, Tomography Scanners, X-Ray Computed, Tomodensitométre, CAT scans, Scanner X, Étude comparative, Coût et analyse coût Economic, Évaluation économique, cadth_ct

Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) and pain management

Published on: 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 (TENS...

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TENS, Electroanalgesia, Transdermal Electrostimulation, Percutaneous Electric Nerve Stimulation, Analgesic Cutaneous Electrostimulation, Pain, Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation, Anesthesia, Transcutaneous Electric Nerve, Stimulation Électroanalgésie, Électrostimulation transcutanée, Stimulation électrique nerveuse percutanée, Électrostimulation transcutanée pour le traitement de la douleur, Douleur