Wait times at the MUHC. 2: selected divisions of the departments of medicine and surgery. Supplement to report no 26 "Wait times at the MUHC 1" (Structured abstract)      
Wait times at the MUHC. I: diagnostic imaging, joint replacement, cancer care, sight restoration, cardiac care (Structured abstract)      
Wait times at the MUHC. No: 3 fracture management (Structured abstract)      
Wait times at the MUHC. No: 4 Diagnostic imaging revisited. Adult hospitals of the MUHC (Structured abstract)      
Wait times for primary hip and knee replacement surgery (Structured abstract)      
Waiting times at CHUM 1: diagnostic imaging, hip and knee replacements,cardiac surgery, cancer care and sight restoration (Structured abstract)      
Ward rounds - a health technology assessment focused on production of knowledge (Structured abstract)      
Warm-up therapy (Structured abstract)      
Warming of amniofluid: safety (Structured abstract)      
Watchful dosing of morphine or morphine equivalent dosing in the treatment of chronic non-cancer pain: a review of the clinical evidence (Structured abstract)      
WATCHMAN left atrial appendage (LAA) closure device for non-valvular atrial fibrillation (AF) (Structured abstract)      
Water birth (Structured abstract)      
Water jet systems for surgical dissection and resection (Structured abstract)      
Waterless wipes for chemical eye injuries: clinical effectiveness (Structured abstract)      
Wavefront analysis in refractive surgery (Structured abstract)      
WavSTAT4 Optical Biopsy SystemŪ for colorectal cancer diagnosis (Structured abstract)      
Wear compliance and donning/doffing of respiratory protection for bioaerosols or infectious agents: a review of the effectiveness, safety, and guidelines (Structured abstract)      
Wearable artificial kidney (WAK): Portable dialysis for patients with chronic kidney disease (Structured abstract)      
Wearable cardioverter-defibrillator as a bridge to implantable cardioverter-defibrillator treatment (Structured abstract)      
WEBLING project: full text web indexes that have been linguistically enhanced and supplemented by services to cross the language barrier (internal report). In cooperation with EU ESPRIT program. IPE-01/i (Internal Report) (Structured abstract)      
Weight-based dosing nomograms for unfractionated heparin (Structured abstract)      
Weight management programmes for adults (Structured abstract)      
Weighted blankets and vests: safety, efficacy and issues related to their use in different intervention settings (Structured abstract)      
Weighting and valuing quality-adjusted life-years using stated preference methods: preliminary results from the Social Value of a QALY Project (Structured abstract)      
What approaches have been taken and efforts made to ensure public involvement in decision making relating to potential disinvestment in healthcare interventions and technologies? (Structured abstract)      
What are the characteristics of repeating vs. non-repeating suicidal presenters to Emergency services? Evidence Tables (Structured abstract)      
What are the clinical outcome and cost-effectiveness of endoscopy undertaken by nurses when compared with doctors? A Multi-Institution Nurse Endoscopy Trial (MINuET) (Structured abstract)      
What are the determinants of variations in emergency readmission rates and one-year mortality in patients hospitalized with heart failure or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease? (Project record)      
What are the determinants of variations in emergency readmission rates and one-year mortality in patients hospitalized with heart failure or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease? (Project record)      
What are the medical pros and cons of endoprosthesis registers? What are the international experiences? How is the efficiency? What are the juridical, ethical and social implications? (Project record)      
What are the presenting complaints that should alert clinicians in emergency departments and tertiary mental health settings to the possibility of suicidal ideation/threat/attempts? Evidence Tables (Structured abstract)      
What are the recommended clinical assessment and screening tests during pregnancy? (Structured abstract)      
What assessment tools are used both in New Zealand and in other countries for grading of evidence? (Structured abstract)      
What CEA level should trigger further investigation during follow up after curative treatment for colorectal cancer (Project record)      
What clinical features best determine insulin resistance? Evidence Tables (Structured abstract)      
What does it take to make a healthy province? A benchmark study of jurisdictions in Canada and around the world with the highest levels of health and the best health behaviours (Structured abstract)      
What effects has the cataract surgery on the development and progression of age-related macular degeneration (AMD)? (Structured abstract)      
What evidence exists about the safety of physical restraint when used by law enforcement and medical staff to control individuals with acute behavioural disturbance? (Structured abstract)      
What evidence is there about the use of seclusion or containment for patients presenting with suicidal behaviours at emergency departments, tertiary mental health services or inpatient units? Evidence Tables (Structured abstract)      
What evidence is there for a relationship between organisational features and patient outcomes in congenital heart disease services? A rapid review (Structured abstract)      
What evidence is there on the effectiveness of different models of delivering urgent care? A rapid review (Structured abstract)      
What factors determine an inpatient admission as opposed to outpatient referral from emergency services? Evidence Tables (Structured abstract)      
What implications does the organisation of vascular services have for rates of amputation? (Structured abstract)      
What is a "new medical technology" in Israel? (Project record)      
What is the best imaging strategy for acute stroke? (Structured abstract)      
What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of dynamic elastomeric fabric orthoses (DEFOs) for cerebral palsy? (Structured abstract)      
What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of human papillomavirus (HPV) testing, followed by liquid-based cytology triage of positive results, in primary screening for cervical cancer? (Structured abstract)      
What is the clinical and cost-effectiveness of issuing longer duration versus shorter duration (3 month versus 28 day) prescriptions for prescribed medication in patients with stable, chronic conditions requiring one or more repeat prescriptions in the primary care setting? (Project record)      
What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of microprocessor-controlled artificial knees compared with non-microprocessor-controlled alternatives? (Structured abstract)      
What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of temporal artery thermometers compared with infrared in-ear thermometers for temperature measurement in routine clinical practice? (Structured abstract)      
What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of the ThinPrep imagerŪ (HologicTM, Inc) for assisted cervical cytology compared with manual reading of liquid based cytology slides? (Structured abstract)      
What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of treatment with renal denervation for patients with resistant hypertension? (Structured abstract)      
What is the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of conservative interventions for tendinopathy? An overview of systematic reviews of clinical effectiveness and systematic review of economic evaluations (Structured abstract)      
What is the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of cytisine compared with varenicline for smoking cessation? A systematic review and economic evaluation (Structured abstract)      
What is the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of using drugs in treating obese patients in primary care? A systematic review (Structured abstract)      
What is the clinical effectiveness, cost effectiveness and implications for safety of assessing anti-tumour necrosis factor (TNF)? drug levels and antibodies in children with moderate to severe inflammatory bowel disease compared with existing clinical strategies in use in NHS Scotland? (Structured abstract)      
What is the (cost-) effectiveness of a multidisciplinary treatment program for patients with clinically manifest vascular disease or at high risk for atherosclerosis on risk factor reduction? (Project record)      
What is the effect of reduced street lighting on crime and road traffic injuries at night? A mixed-methods study (Structured abstract)      
What is the effectiveness of a dressing moistened with sodium hypochlorite (Dakins) solution compared to other dressings in improving wound healing? (Structured abstract)      
What is the effectiveness of Botulinum Toxin A in the reduction of upper limb spasticity in children with cerebral palsy? (Structured abstract)      
What is the effectiveness of day care versus outpatient care versus community care for suicidal patients? Evidence Tables (Structured abstract)      
What is the effectiveness of octreotide in the management of enteric and pancreatic fistula? (Structured abstract)      
What is the effectiveness of varenicline compared with nicotine replacement therapy for long term smoking cessation and clinically important outcomes such as mortality, myocardial infarction and frequency of service use? Evidence from the Clinical Practice Research Datalink (Project record)      
What is the efficacy of crisis interventions? Evidence Tables (Structured abstract)      
What is the efficacy of discharge planning protocols, i.e., managing the transition from hospital to community? What should be included in the plan? Evidence Tables (Structured abstract)      
What is the evidence base for the use of orthopaedic spinal surgery for mechanical low back pain or degenerative spondylolisthesis? (Structured abstract)      
What is the evidence for the clinical and cost effectiveness of major trauma centres as the core component of a trauma service, compared with standard care for adults with major trauma? (Structured abstract)      
What is the evidence for the effectiveness, appropriateness and feasibility of group clinics for patients with chronic conditions? (Structured abstract)      
What is the evidence for the effectiveness of behavioural and skill-based early intervention in young children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD)? (Structured abstract)      
What is the evidence for the effectiveness of managing the hospital/community interface for older people? A critical appraisal of the literature (Structured abstract)      
What is the evidence for the effectiveness of specialist geriatric services in acute, post-acute and sub-acute settings? A critical appraisal of the literature (Structured abstract)      
What is the evidence for the safety and effectiveness of surgical and non-surgical interventions for patients with morbid obesity? (Structured abstract)      
What is the evidence on interventions to manage referral from primary to specialist non-emergency care? A systematic review and logic model synthesis (Structured abstract)      
What is the evidence on the safety and effectiveness of the reuse of medical devices labelled as single-use only? (Structured abstract)      
What is the impact of using thresholds (both for referral and surgery) for first-eye cataract surgery on the delivery of the cataract service and the resources associated with it? (Structured abstract)      
What is the incidence of temporary epicardial pacemakers requiring troubleshooting? (Structured abstract)      
What is the most appropriate route of delivery for the preterm breech infant? (Structured abstract)      
What is the optimal dose of intravenous corticosteroid for initial management of acute exacerbations of asthma and COPD? (Structured abstract)      
What is the optimal positioning for patients with drug induced or non drug induced partial or total paralysis in intensive care unit? (Structured abstract)      
What is the optimum method for ensuring correct placement of nasogastric tubes? (Structured abstract)      
What is the prevalence of social skill, speech and language deficits in adolescents with significant psychiatric mental health problems? (Structured abstract)      
What is the prognostic value of calcium scoring in screening asymptomatic populations for cardiovascular disease? Evidence Tables (Structured abstract)      
What is the published evidence of an association between hospital volume and operative mortality for surgical repair (open and endovascular) of unruptured and ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms? (Structured abstract)      
What is the published evidence of an association between hospital volume and outcome in elective carotid endarterectomy surgery? (Structured abstract)      
What is the relative clinical effectiveness, cost effectiveness and safety of different bariatric surgery techniques (gastric bypass, gastric banding and sleeve gastrectomy)? (Structured abstract)      
What is the relative efficacy of different suicide assessment tools regardless of the restrictions on who can administer these? Evidence Tables (Structured abstract)      
What is the role of aminocaproic acid in the management of cerebral bleed post-thrombolytic therapy? (Structured abstract)      
What is the role of computer assisted decisions support systems (CADSS) in the continuing education of medical practitioners? (Structured abstract)      
What is the role of mood stablisers in the management of bipolar mood disorder in pregnancy? (Structured abstract)      
What is the safety of open (Hasson) technique versus closed (blind Veress needle) technique for laparoscopy? (Structured abstract)      
What is the safety of 'pepper spray' use by law enforcement or mental health service staff? (Structured abstract)      
What is the sensitivity and specificity of PET/CT compared with other diagnostic imaging modalities in determining the cause of pyrexia of unknown origin (PUO)? What is the clinical and cost effectiveness of PET/CT as a first-line investigation in patients with PUO? (Structured abstract)      
What is the sensitivity and specificity of ultrasonography in the diagnosis of calf vein thrombosis? (Structured abstract)      
What is the value of a family history of premature cardiovascular disease in predicting increased cardiovascular risk? Evidence Tables (Structured abstract)      
What is the value of routinely testing full blood count, electrolytes and urea, and pulmonary function tests before elective surgery in patients with no apparent clinical indication and in subgroups of patients with common comorbidities: a systematic review of the clinical and cost-effective literature (Structured abstract)      
What is the value to society of a QALY? A proposal to write a protocol (Structured abstract)      
What is the value to society of a QALY: an investigation among the public in England and Wales (Structured abstract)      
What is/are the best oral anticoagulant/s for primary prevention, treatment and secondary prevention of venous thromboembolic disease, and for prevention of stroke in atrial fibrillation? (Project record)      
What kind of follow-up is needed to reduce the risk of repeated suicide attempts/suicide? Evidence Tables (Structured abstract)      
What role for statins? A review and economic model (Structured abstract)      
What type of evidence is currently being considered in the development of clinical practice guidelines for rare diseases? - rapid report (Structured abstract)      
What works to Increase attendance for Diabetic Retinopathy screening? An Evidence sYnthEsiS (WIDeR-EyeS) (Project record)      
When and how to assess fast-changing technologies: A comparative study of medical applications of four generic technologies (Structured abstract)      
When is an epidemic an epidemic? (Structured abstract)      
When outcome is a balance. Methods to measure combined utility in obstetrics. Ancillary study of Foetal growth retardation at term: induction of labour or not? A comparison of maternal and neonatal outcome, maternal quality of life and costs (DIGITAT). The Disproportionate Intrauterine Growth Intervention Trial At Term (DIGITAT) (Project record)      
Which anaesthetic agents are cost-effective in day surgery? Literature review, national survey of practice and randomised controlled trial (Structured abstract)      
Which method is best for the induction of labour? A systematic review, network meta-analysis and cost-effectiveness analysis (Structured abstract)      
Which way forward for the care of critically ill children? (Structured abstract)      
Whiplash injury - diagnosis and evaluation (Structured abstract)      
White blood cell count testing to predict coronary artery disease in the general population (Structured abstract)      
White paper: potential conflict of interest in the production of drug compendia (Structured abstract)      
Whole-body computed tomography as a screening test (Structured abstract)      
Whole-body cryotherapy (Structured abstract)      
Whole-body hyperthermia for cancer (Structured abstract)      
Whole-body MRI for the detection of metastases in patients with known malignant tumours (Structured abstract)      
Whole body vibration for the promotion of bone growth in postmenopausal women (Structured abstract)      
Whole breast irradiation for breast cancer using three-dimensional conformal radiation therapy or intensity-modulated radiation therapy (Structured abstract)      
Whole exome sequencing for cancer indications (Structured abstract)      
Whole exome sequencing for noncancer indications (Structured abstract)      
Whole exome sequencing for patients with intellectual disability/mental retardation or ASD (Structured abstract)      
Why viral (SARS, Ebola and AIDS) epidemics now? (Structured abstract)      
Will the growth spurt continue? Trends in child health. Economic evaluation: 1980 to 2013 (Structured abstract)      
Wingspan stent system with Gateway PTA balloon catheter (Boston Scientific Corp.) for intracranial atherosclerotic disease (ICAD) (Structured abstract)      
Wireless capsule endoscopy: an evidence-based analysis (Structured abstract)      
Wireless capsule endoscopy for bowel examination - study results (Structured abstract)      
Wireless capsule endoscopy for bowel examination - systematic review, expert panel, primary research (Structured abstract)      
Wireless capsule endoscopy for investigation of the small bowel (Structured abstract)      
Wireless capsule endoscopy for small-bowel diseases other than obscure GI bleeding (Structured abstract)      
Wireless capsule endoscopy in the diagnosis of small bowel disease (Structured abstract)      
Wireless capsule endoscopy (Structured abstract)      
Wireless capsule endoscopy (Structured abstract)      
Wireless Cardiac Stimulation System for chronic heart failure (Structured abstract)      
Wireless device use and patient monitoring equipment in any healthcare delivery setting: a review of safety and guidelines (Structured abstract)      
Wireless esophageal ph monitoring (Structured abstract)      
Wireless motility capsule in the diagnosis and evaluation of gastroparesis or slow-transit constipation (Structured abstract)      
Wireless motility capsule versus other diagnostic technologies for evaluating gastroparesis and constipation: a comparative effectiveness review (Structured abstract)      
Wireless pulmonary artery pressure monitoring with CardioMEMS HF System (St. Jude Medical) for management of chronic heart failure (Structured abstract)      
A woman-centred, tailored SMS-delivered multi-component intervention for weight loss and maintenance of weight loss in the postpartum period: intervention adaptation and pilot RCT (Project record)      
Women and children with HIV-infection or AIDS (Structured abstract)      
Women and secure psychiatric services: a literature review (Structured abstract)      
Women's experiences of inaccurate breast cancer screening results: a systematic review and qualitative meta-synthesis (Structured abstract)      New 
Work flow analysis in the County of Copenhagen - experiences and results from four work flow analysis'. DSI rapport (Structured abstract)      
Work & health (Structured abstract)      
Work programme 1999 (Structured abstract)      
The work, workforce, technology and organisational implications of the 111 single point of access telephone number for urgent (non-emergency) care: a mixed-methods case study (Structured abstract)      
Workplace health promotion: how to help employees to stop smoking (Structured abstract)      
Wound-healing technologies: low-level laser and vacuum-assisted closure (Structured abstract)      
Wound infections after surgery-effect of triclosan-coated sutures (Structured abstract)      
Wound team: organization of treatment to patients with problem wounds - accelerated assessment (Structured abstract)      
Wound team - organization of treatment to patients with problem wounds (Structured abstract)      
Wound treatment in the patient's own home by collaboration between hospital and home care: a health technology assessment (Structured abstract)      
WOUNDCHEK? Protease status point of care test for chronic wounds (Structured abstract)      
Wrist sphygmomanometry versus upper arm sphygmomanometry: clinical effectiveness and guidelines (Structured abstract)      
WT1 gene mRNA, quantitative[real-time RT-PCR] (Structured abstract)