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Identifying How Area-based Socio-economic Indicators are Measured in Canada (2019)

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Using Multi-source Feedback and Other Practice Assessments for Quality Assurance in Nursing (2019)

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Economic Analyses of Policies to Reduce Cervical Cancer (2019)

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Determining the Features of Managed Alcohol Programs (2019)

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Enhancing Health Promotion and Disease Prevention in Networked Primary Care (2018)

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Creating Rapid-learning Health Systems in Canada (2018)

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Rapid synthesis (Appendix A: Research literature about rapid-learning health systems): View PDF
Rapid synthesis (Appendix B1: National): View PDF
Rapid synthesis (Appendix B2: British Columbia): View PDF
Rapid synthesis (Appendix B3: Alberta): View PDF
Rapid synthesis (Appendix B4: Saskatchewan): View PDF
Rapid synthesis (Appendix B5: Manitoba): View PDF
Rapid synthesis (Appendix B6: Ontario): View PDF
Rapid synthesis (Appendix B7: Quebec): View PDF
Rapid synthesis (Appendix B8: New Brunswick): View PDF
Rapid synthesis (Appendix B9: Nova Scotia): View PDF
Rapid synthesis (Appendix B10: Prince Edward Island): View PDF
Rapid synthesis (Appendix B11: Newfoundland and Labrador): View PDF
Rapid synthesis (Appendix B12: Yukon): View PDF
Rapid synthesis (Appendix B13: Northwest Territories): View PDF
Rapid synthesis (Appendix B14: Nunavut): View PDF
Rapid synthesis (Appendix C1: Health system as a whole): View PDF
Rapid synthesis (Appendix C2: Primary-care sector): View PDF
Rapid synthesis (Appendix C3: Elderly population): View PDF

Identifying Policies, Financial Support and Professional Regulations for Medically Necessary Hair Removal (2018)

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Examining the Impacts of Educational Interventions for Families Affected by Opioid Use (2018)

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Enhancing Health System Integration of Nurse Practitioners in Ontario (2018)

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Identifying Effective Approaches to Support Parents and Caregivers of Children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (2018)

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Supporting Parents in Making Informed Decisions in Relation to their Children’s Health Needs (2018)

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Examining Compensation Models for Walk-in Clinics (2018)

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Understanding the Use of and Compensation for Virtual-care Services in Primary Care (2018)

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Identifying Performance Measures, Indicators and Targets to Monitor and Evaluate Dementia Strategies (2018)

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Fostering K-12 Students' Global Competencies (2018)

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Supporting Professional Learning Approaches to Foster Global Competencies in K-12 Education (2018)

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Creating a Rapid-learning Health System in Ontario (2018)

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Identifying Tax Benefits or Incentives to Reduce Poverty Among Older Adults (2018)

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Determining the Features of Person-centred Models of Care that Patients Value (2018)

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Identifying Effective and Cost-effective Population-level Approaches to Promote Healthy Eating (2018)

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Identifying Indicators and Rates of Poverty Among Older Adults (2018)

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Examining the Public Provision and Funding of PET-CT Imaging for Non-cancer Indications (2018)

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Examining the Costs and Cost-effectiveness of Policies for Reducing Alcohol Consumption (2018)

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Identifying the Effects of Home Care on Improving Health Outcomes, Client Satisfaction and Health System Sustainability (2018)

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Fostering an organizational culture supportive of evidence-informed policymaking (2017)

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Examining the Effects of Value-based Physician Payment Models (2017)

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Changing Practice to Achieve Equity in Ontario's Education Sector (2017)

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Examining the Coverage of Pharmacogenetic Tests and Use of Pharmacogenetic Information at the Population Level (2017)

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Examining the Public Provision and Funding of Clinical Genetic Tests (2017)

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Examining the Impact of Decriminalizing or Legalizing Cannabis for Recreational Use (2017)

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Examining the Impact of Interprofessional Training and Patient Engagement on Falls Prevention (2017)

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Identifying the Impacts of Cannabis Legalization on Youth, and the Responses that can be Taken by Public Institutions (2017)

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Identifying and Assessing Core Components of Collaborative-care Models for Treating Mental and Physical Health Conditions (2017)

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Identifying the Effects of Using Telecommunications Technology to Provide Clinical Care at a Distance (2017)

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Examining Capital Acquisition Models for Advanced Diagnostic Imaging (2017)

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Using Non-Medical Home Services to Support Older Adults (2016)

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Supporting Advances in Quality in Health Systems (2016)

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Addressing Long-term Stays in Hospital for People with Mental Health and Addictions Concerns (2016)

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Identifying the Effects of and Approaches to Integrating Oral-Health Services in Health Systems (2016)

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Examining the Impact of and Approaches to Addressing the Needs of People Living with Mental Health Issues (2016)

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Examining the Impacts of Accountable Care Organizations on Patient Experience, Population Health and Costs (2016)

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Key Features and Effects of Educational Approaches to Improve Clinical Performance (2016)

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Identifying When, Why and How to Analyze and Learn from Deaths in Healthcare Settings (2015)

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Examining the Impact of Drop-in Centres (2015)

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Comparing Multi-component Chronic-disease Programs to Disease-specific Programs (2015)

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Changing Sexual Offender Behaviour and Assessing Risk for Reoffending (2015)

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Identifying Risk and Protective Factors for Quality Clinical Practice (2015)

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Identifying Optimal Ways to Collect, Distill and Provide Efficient Access to Personal Health Information in Emergency Situations (2014)

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Identifying Suicide Prevention Interventions (2014)

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Engaging in Priority Setting about Primary and Integrated Healthcare Innovations in Canada (2014)

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Examining the Effectiveness and Cost-effectiveness of Rehabilitation-care Models for Frail Seniors (2013)

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Identifying Optimal Treatment Approaches for People with Multimorbidity in Ontario (2013)

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