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Recent Canadian Guidelines

and Position Statements

  •  AMMI Canada Guidance on Use of Antiviral Drugs for the 2017-18 Influenza Season (2017). Given the potential low vaccine effectiveness, antiviral therapy or chemoprophylaxis should be considered for all individuals at high risk of serious influenza complicationds or for the control of influenza outbreaks in healthcare facilities, regardless of whether these individuals received the 2017-18 influenza seasonal vaccine.   download

  •  Lyme Disease in Canada - A Draft Federal Framework (2017)   download

  •  Choosing Wisely Canada: Top 5 list in Medical Microbiology (2017)   download

  •  Choosing Wisely Canada: Top 5 list in Paediatric Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology (2017)   download

  •  Choosing Wisely Canada: Top 5 list in Adult Infectious Diseases (2016)   download

  •  AMMI Canada Consensus Statement: Dental Patients with Total Joint Replacement (2016)   download

  •  The Risk of Zika Virus to Canadians - First Update (2016)   download

  •  The Use of Early Antiretroviral Therapy in HIV-Infected Persons (2016)   download

  •  Canadian Recommendations for the Prevention and Treatment of Zika Virus (Mar 24, 2016)   download

  •  Update on Influenza Antiviral Drug Treatment and Prophylaxis for the 2015-2016 Influenza Season download

  •  An Update on the Management of Chronic Hepatitis C - 2015 Consensus Guidelines from the Canadian Association for the Study of the Liver   download

  •  Guidance on the use of antiviral drugs for influenza in acute care facilities in Canada 2014-2015   download

  •  Guidance for practitioners on the use of antiviral drugs to control influenza outbreaks in long-term care facilities in Canada, 2014-2015   download

  •  Canadian Ebola Clinical Care Guidelines, revised Oct 28, 2014   download

  •  CIHR Canadian HIV Trials Network: Management and Treatment of HIV and Hepatitis-C Coinfection in Adults, CJIDMM 24:217, 2013 download

  •  Canadian Thoracic Society: Canadian Tuberculosis Standards, 7th Edition, 2013. Can Resp J, vol 20 (Suppl A), 2013  download

  •  Public Health Agency of Canada: Primary Care Management of Hepatitis B - Quick Reference, 2013  –  English: French