This 2 page handout provides important information regarding ventilation supports.  While targetted towards those with ALS, the information provided can help readers understand the advantages and disadvantages associated with types of mechanical ventilation.

After climbing steadily over the past two decades, Canada’s mesothelioma cancer rate is now one of the highest in the world.

This guide to Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) provides a list of signs and symptoms, what treaments are available for CHF, and keeping your heart failure from progressing as well as additional resources to help with healthy life styles changes. 

This presentation focuses on information related to Advance Care Planning with persons with COPD. While the presentation was developed for primary care much of the information contained is applicable to other sectors and any health care provider.  Please ensure to follow your local legislation regarding Advance Care Planning.

This document lists a variety of open source resources regarding special considerations for older adults.  3 pages.

This publication covers best practices for surveillance and infection control management of novel respiratory infections as well as prevention and control resources and screening algorithms.

The authors attempted to find markers for the assessment of severity of lower respiratory tract infections among elderly patients in primary care. The association between different baseline variable and outcomes were investigated.

The authors provide a comprehensive overview of community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) and nursing-home acquired pneumonia (NHAP). 

Pages