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Optimal Prescribing and Medication Use in Canada: Challenges and Opportunities
May 2007
This background paper summarizes the evidence from research on the effectiveness of various approaches to improving prescribing practices. It also highlights initiatives in Canada and abroad that are helping to make prescribing safer, more appropriate, and more effective.
 
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Drug Safety and Effectiveness in Canada: Issues, Challenges and New Approaches
Presented at the 2011 CADTH Symposium by John G. Abbott, CEO, Health Council of Canada, with Joel Lexchin (York University), Mary Wiktorowicz (York University), Shilpi Majumder (Health Council of Canada)
 
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Appendices: Optimal Prescribing and Medication Use in Canada: Challenges and Opportunities

 

 
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