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Suboxone Versus Methadone for the Detoxification of Patients Addicted to Prescription Opioids: A Review of Comparative Clinical Effectiveness, Safety, and Guidelines

Last Updated: February 13, 2014
Result type: Reports
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Drug

Report in Brief Context
Canada’s rate of prescription opioid use grew by 203% between 2000 and 2010, increasing the risk of opioid addiction and abuse. The prevalence of opioid misuse in primary care settings is difficult to estimate due to patient under-reporting. Opioid addiction can be managed wi...

  • Project Number: RC0521-000

Anesthetic Injections Into the Stellate Ganglion for the Treatment of Hot Flashes in Women: A Review of Clinical and Cost-Effectiveness and Guidelines

Last Updated: April 14, 2014
Result type: Reports
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems

Report in Brief Context
Hot flashes are sudden and transient periods of sweating and feeling hot, which may be accompanied by heart palpitations and anxiety. Hot flashes occur in 80% to 90% of post-menopausal women and in 51% to 81% of women with breast cancer. The physiological causes of hot flashes ar...

  • Project Number: RC0542-000