Skip to main content

ICES publications banner


Atlases & Reports

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease in Ontario, 1996/97 to 2014/15

Gershon AS, Mecredy G, Ratnasingham S. October 2017.

This study describes persons with COPD by age, sex and income level for Ontario's 14 Local Health Integration Networks from April 2014 to March 2015.

Envisioning a Data Science Strategy for ICES

Stukel TA, Austin PC, Azimaee M, Bronskill SE, Guttmann A, Paterson JM, Schull MJ, Sutradhar R, Victor JC. September 2017.

This report provides an overview of big data analytics and the rapidly developing field of data science.

See More Atlases & Reports

Journal Articles

Changes in the dispensing of opioid medications in Canada following the introduction of a tamper-deterrent formulation of long-acting oxycodone: a time series analysis

Gomes T, Mastorakos A, Paterson JM, Sketris I, Caetano P, Greaves S, Henry D; the Canadian Network for Observational Drug Effect Studies Investigators. CMAJ Open. 2017; 5(4):E800-7. Epub 2017 Nov 22.

Direct medical costs of motorcycle crashes in Ontario

Pincus D, Wasserstein D, Nathens A, Bai Y, Redelmeier DA, Wodchis W. CMAJ. 2017; Nov 20 [Epub ahead of print].

Can chemotherapy-related acute care visits be accurately identified in administrative data?

Krzyzanowska MK, Enright K, Moineddin R, Yun L, Powis M, Ghannam M, Grunfeld E. J Oncol Pract. 2017; Nov 20 [Epub ahead of print].

See More Journal Articles

At a Glance

October 2017

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease in Ontario
  • Impact of pneumococcal vaccination on pneumonia hospitalizations and related costs in Ontario
  • Gabapentin, opioids and the risk of opioid-related death
  • Natasha Saunders on study showing one-third lower risk of suicide or self-harm among immigrant children and youth
  • Antipsychotics common for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities

See More At a Glance