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    Síntese de evidências para políticas de saúde: congestão e superlotação dos serviços hospitalares de urgências

    Esta síntese mobiliza evidências em nível global e local sobre a superlotação dos serviços hospitalares de atenção as urgências. Apresenta quatro opções para abordar o problema e as considerações fundamentais de implementação. As evidências foram obtidas de revisões sistemáticas, sendo ...

    Identifying when, why and how to analyze and learn from deaths in healthcare settings

    Each year more than 1,000 children and youth (0-19 years of age) die in Ontario.(1) The Office of the Chief Coroner has consistently investigated between 43-49% of these deaths each year,(1) and many of these investigations offer opportunities to learn from the circumstances of the death, although the ex...

    Examining the impact of drop-in centres

    The three reviews with evidence regarding the impact of drop-in centres were conducted recently. Two of the reviews (both of medium quality) focused on adult day centres for older adults,(10;11) and the third (a high-quality review) focused on interventions for promoting reintegration and reducing harmfu...

    Síntese de evidências para políticas de saúde: judicialização da saúde

    Essa síntese teve como objetivo levantar opções para subsidiar a tomada de decisão judicial envolvendo tecnologias em saúde, nos três níveis de governo, de forma a contribuir com a qualidade e eficiência do SUS...

    Síntese de evidências para políticas de saúde: melhoria da eficiência e economicidade nas compras públicas de medicamentos

    Essa síntese apresenta opções informadas pelas melhores evidências científicas disponíveis na literatura sobre alternativas para melhoria da eficiência e economicidade nas compras públicas de medicamentos...

    Identifying optimal ways to collect, distill and provide efficient access to personal health information in emergency situations

    We did not identify systematic reviews that addressed information-exchange systems. Of the 16 studies we identified that focused on approaches to supporting information exchange between sites and stakeholders, 13 specifically focused on health information exchange (HIE) systems that have been widely impl...

    Examining the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of rehabilitation-care models for frail seniors

    The health of the aging population has been identified as a high priority for the province of Ontario and has become one of the province’s most pressing health and social policy issues.(4) Within this priority area, there is significant focus on the delivery of high-value services to seniors to maximiz...

    Changing sexual offender behaviour and assessing risk for reoffending

    We found 11 systematic reviews and 21 primary studies and non-systematic reviews relevant to the questions. Of these, seven reviews and 11 studies addressed the first question about remediation/rehabilitation models in changing sexual offender behaviour, and five reviews and 10 primary studies addressed ...

    Engaging in priority setting about primary and integrated healthcare innovations in Canada

    Provincial and territorial ministries of health have made significant investments in primary healthcare reform over recent years to improve access, quality, continuity of care, cost, satisfaction and health outcomes. Interdisciplinary team-based care, networks with streamlined care pathways, the use of h...

    Identifying optimal treatment approaches for people with multimorbidity in Ontario

    Multimorbidity is part of the daily life of a growing number of Ontarians who must manage multiple chronic conditions. As Fortin et al. observed, “patients with multiple conditions are the rule rather than the exception in primary care.” Multimorbidity not only has a significant impact on healthcare ...