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Canada Health Canada

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Works: 7,790 works in 12,389 publications in 3 languages and 120,390 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Handbooks and manuals  Classification  Maps 
Roles: Author, Other, isb
Classifications: RA644.8.C2, 614.4
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Most widely held works about Canada
 
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Maladies chroniques au Canada( )

in French and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronic diseases in Canada( )

in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on current evidence relevant to the control and prevention of chronic (i.e. non-communicable) diseases and injuries in Canada
Physical activity in human experience : interdisciplinary perspectives( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canada communicable disease report = Relevé des maladies transmissibles au Canada( )

in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canada communicable disease report : CCDR( )

in French and English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Measuring up : improving health system performance in OECD countries by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How can we measure the performance of different health systems, and how can we use such information to support on-going health systems improvement? Those are the central questions addressed in this volume. Health policy makers have a growing interest in finding ways of encouraging health systems to improve their performance, where performance is measured against quality, efficiency or equity goals. Improving performance has the potential to reduce the tensions between rising demands and limited resources. There is also a growing demand for accountability among funders and providers of health services. This book highlights the core elements of a possible performance measurement framework to assess health systems at the international and national levels. It also addresses further challenges which remain: how do we overcome the lack of health outcome measures? How do we better align performance information and incentives with policy objectives? And how do we reconcile the traditional professional self-regulation approach with greater public accountability for health care quality?
Canada's mental health by Canada( )

in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canada communicable disease report = Relevé des maladies transmissibles au Canada( Book )

46 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Canada Communicable Disease Report (CCDR) presents current information on infectious and other diseases for surveillance purposes. This issue includes: Vector of Lyme borreliosis, Ixodes scapularis, identified in Saskatchewan; False-positive laboratory tests for Cryptosporidium involving an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay--United States, November 1997-March 1998; Outbreak news
Acting on what we know : preventing youth suicide in First Nations : the report of the Advisory Group on Suicide Prevention by Advisory Group on Suicide Prevention (Canada)( Book )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the report of an advisory group commissioned to develop strategies for action to address the problem of suicide among First Nations youth. The introduction summarizes some key suicide data and highlights findings from previous studies to set the context in which First Nations youth suicide occurs. The report then presents four main theme areas identified for action. Part 1 addresses the need for further research & information gathering to address gaps in knowledge toward implementing an evidence-based approach. Part 2 highlights the lack of a national mandate for mental health services & co-ordinated funding mechanisms. Part 3 addresses the need for community ownership of the issue and control of developmental processes for responding to & preventing suicide. Part 4 speaks to the need to support First Nations youth in making healthy choices related to identity, resilience, culture, and spirituality. The conclusion outlines guiding principles & standards for implementing the recommendations contained in the report. Appendices include examples of suicide prevention programs, a draft tool to help assess suicide risk, and information on federally funded programs & community development approaches
Best practices-- treatment and rehabilitation for youth with substance use problems by Janet C Currie( Book )

8 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best practices : early intervention, outreach, and community linkages for women with substance use problems( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young people in Canada : their health and well-being by William F Boyce( Book )

7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Final report of the Federal Advisor on Wait Times by Federal Advisor on Wait Times (Canada)( Book )

7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A statistical profile on the health of First Nations in Canada : self-rated health and selected conditions, 2002 to 2005( Book )

5 editions published in 2009 in English and French and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eating well with Canada's food guide by Canada( Book )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and Inuktitut and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human health in a changing climate : a Canadian assessment of vulnerabilities and adaptive capacity by Jacinthe Séguin( Book )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Human health in a changing climate is the first study of its kind in Canada. It provides an up-to-date synthesis of knowledge on how the health of Canadians is affected by the climate today, and what lies ahead under future climate change. Through an examination of key health issues of concern, along with two regional assessments (the province of Quebec and Canada's North), it develops a baseline of evidence concerning the relationship between a changing climate and direct as well as indirect impacts on health. A framework for analyzing adaptive capacity is presented, along with an exploration of how governments, communities and individuals are drawing on current capacity to address and mitigate the effects of climate on health. Each chapter makes recommendations for future action and identifies key knowledge gaps to direct future research in support of adaptation to protect the health of Canadians."--Preface p. 1
Drug safety and Health Canada : going, going--gone? by Joel Lexchin( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and health : a report of the Chief Scientist for Health Canada = La science et la santé, rapport de l'Expert scientifique en chef de santé Canada by Canada( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Preventing skin cancer( )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Physical activity in human experience : interdisciplinary perspectives
Alternative Names

controlled identityCanada. Consumer and Corporate Affairs Canada

controlled identityCanada. Health and Welfare Canada

Canada Health and Welfare Canada

Canada. Health and Welfare Canada (1993- )

Canada Health Canada

Canada. Health Canada (1993- )

Canada Minister of Health Canada

Canada Ministre de la santé

Canada. Ministre de la santé (1993- )

Canada Ministre de la Santé Canada

Canada Santé Canada

Canada Santé et bien-être social Canada

Health Canada

Health Canada (1993- )

Kanada Santé Canada

Ministre de la Santé

Santé Canada

Santé Canada (1993- )

Languages
English (179)

French (32)

Inuktitut (1)

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Measuring up : improving health system performance in OECD countries