RSV: It’s not just for kids anymore
RSV has outcomes similar to influenza in older adults.
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As we head into flu season, you are ideally suited to provide patients with evidence-based information on immunization. Here are some resources on immunization selected by Joule’s Ask a Librarian team
New alcohol guidelines from the Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction set the limit for low-risk alcohol use at two drinks per week. Read the latest evidence-based resources on alcohol consumption and health from the Ask a Librarian team.
Joule’s Ask a Librarian team curates free evidence-based resources on post‒COVID-19 condition, also known as long COVID.
The World Health Organization recently announced that monkeypox should now be called mpox. Here’s what that means.
DynaMed presents the top-ten EBM pearls of 2022 (in chronological order) selected from 2022 issues of the EMB Focus newsletter for their clinical impact and newsworthiness.
The inappropriate use of medical interventions is a widespread problem in Canada. Reducing unnecessary diagnostic tests and treatments can help improve patient care outcomes as well as health care sustainability, especially at a time when Canada’s health care system is already stretched to the limit.
A locally acquired case of vaccine-derived polio in New York has prompted public health surveillance and polio vaccine drives. Here’s what you need to know.
Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) is a common respiratory virus that is currently surging, putting a strain on healthcare systems. Hear from the team at DynaMed about RSV illness, immunity, vaccines and more.
Why is the flu shot so important? Health Canada ranked influenza and pneumonia among the top 10 leading causes of death in Canada.
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