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Atlases & Reports

Health Outcomes for Better Information and Care (HOBIC): Acute Care and Home Care in Ontario 2013

Wodchis WP, Ma X, Mondor L, White P, Purdy I, Iron K, Jeffs L, de Nobrega P, McGillis Hall L. June 2014

The HOBIC program's third annual report focuses on measures in acute care and home care settings in Ontario.

Ontario Stroke Report Cards 2014

Hall R, Linkewich B, Khan F, Wu D, Lumsden J, Martin C, Morrison K, Moore P, Kelloway L, Kapral MK, O'Callaghan C, Bayley M. June 2014

Produced annually since 2011, the Ontario Stroke Report Cards grade progress in the delivery of stroke care provincially and for each of Ontario’s 14 Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs).

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Journal Articles

Trends in high dose opioid prescribing in Canada

Gomes T, Mamdani M, Paterson M, Dhalla I, Juurlink D. Can Fam Physician. 2014; Sept 12 [Epub ahead of print].

Reporting trends and prognostic significance of lymphovascular invasion in muscle-invasive urothelial carcinoma: a population-based study

Berman DM, Kawashima A, Peng Y, Mackillop WJ, Siemens DR, Booth CM. Int J Urol. 2014; Sep 4 [Epub ahead of print].

Impact of system and physician factors on the detection of obstructive coronary disease with diagnostic angiography in stable ischemic heart disease

Wijeysundera HC, Qiu F, Bennell MC, Natarajan MK, Cantor WJ, Smith S, Kingsbury KJ, Ko DT. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2014; Sep 2 [Epub ahead of print].

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At a Glance


  • One in eight deaths in young adults related to opioid use: Ontario study
  • People with chronic illness seek more services for mental illness
  • Physician payment type influences the level of care received by patients with diabetes
  • Specialist in-home palliative care results in less use of acute care late in life
  • Rate of immediate breast reconstruction after therapeutic mastectomy unchanged in 10 years

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