Rapports 2011

Blood Irradiation [.pdf] X-ray versus gamma irradiation of blood components for prevention of transfusion-associated graft versus host disease: A Brief Report (Report #51)

Fiducial Markers [.pdf] Fiducial markers for improving treatment margins in radiotherapy for prostate cancer.(Report #52)

VerifyNow [.pdf] Use of the VerifyNow point of care test to detect non-responsiveness to clopidogrel and aspirin.(Report #53)

Probiotics The use of Lactobacillus probiotics in the Prevention of Antibiotic Associated Clostridium Difficile Diarrhea. Update (Report #54)

DES Drug Eluting Stents.  What should be the indications for their use at the MUHC? (Report #55)

SSD Subglottic Secretion Drainage Endotracheal Tubes for Prevention of Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia. (Report #56)

BinaxNOW The clinical effectiveness and cost of a pneumococcal urine antigen immunochromatographic test (BinaxNOW Streptococcus pneumoniae) in the diagnosis of community acquire Streptococcus pneumoniae pneumonia in patients admitted to hospital (Report #57)