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In Brief: Conservative Management for Chronic Kidney Disease

Last Updated: August 18, 2020
Result type: Tools
Product Line: Rapid Response

Key Message Evidence suggests that patients with late- or end-stage chronic kidney disease who are on conservative management have comparable outcomes to those on dialysis. Evidence suggests that there were no differences in quality of life for elderly patients with end-stage renal disease on conservative management compared to those on dial...

Biosimilar Drugs

Last Updated: October 2, 2019
Result type: Tools

Tools for patients and health care providers designed to share information on biosimilar drugs.

In Brief: Models of Care for Chronic Pain

Last Updated: June 11, 2021
Result type: Tools

Key Messages For chronic pain, 1 Canadian hub-and-spoke care model, 1 Canadian stepped care model, and 3 international stepped care models were identified and described. For other chronic medical conditions, 3 Canadian stepped care models, 2 Canadian hub-and-spoke models, 6 international stepped care models, 3 international hub-andspoke mode...

  • Project Number: ES0350-000


Community Water Fluoridation Programs

Last Updated: May 8, 2019
Result type: Tools

Community water fluoridation (CWF) is a process of adjusting fluoride levels in the public water supply to a level that prevents dental caries. This summary is based on a health technology assessment conducted by CADTH and includes: a brief background on the history of CWF in Canada, the use of fluoride in dental caries prevention, and the co...

Summary Tool: Evidence-Based Recommendations on Mohs Micrographic Surgery for the Treatment of Skin Cancer

Last Updated: July 24, 2019
Result type: Tools

This summary tool summarizes findings from a review of the evidence-based guidelines for using Mohs micrographic surgery to manage skin cancer. See the full report at Mohs Surgery for the Treatment of Skin Cancer: A Review of Guidelines. To access other CADTH reports and resources on the topic of oncology, visit the Evidence Related to Oncolog...

What's new in Diabetes Management

Last Updated: June 23, 2017
Result type: Tools

It's been nearly a century since Canadian researchers discovered a way to treat diabetes using insulin. Since then, many technological advances have made the lives of people living with diabetes longer and easier. CADTH has assessed some of the latest technologies in diabetes care in a new set of Issues in Emerging Health Technologies bulletins....

Research Gaps: Chronic Pain Management: Pharmacologic Treatments (Non-Opioids)

Last Updated: September 3, 2018
Result type: Tools

Canada is in the midst of an opioid crisis. Like many organizations across the country, CADTH has made addressing the opioid crisis a top priority. In the last year, we have delivered a large body of evidence to inform decisions on effectively treating opioid use disorder and how we use drug and non-drug interventions to help patients manage pai...