8.6 Resources

Health Care Database

  • Find Systematic Review Articles with Up-to-date Evidence and Research on Effective Practice
    The Cochrane Collaboration is an international, independent, not-for-profit organisation of over 28,000 contributors from more than 100 countries, dedicated to making up-to-date, accurate information about the effects of health care readily available worldwide. Cochrane Library website.

Scholarly Organizations

  • Discover New and Exciting Immigrant and Refugee Health Guidelines and Methods
    The Canadian Collaboration for Immigrant and Refugee Health is a national collaboration including specialists, primary care practitioners, researchers, policymakers, and immigrant community leaders each dedicated to improving the health of immigrant and refugees.  Recent publications include over 500 pages of peer reviewed publications in the Canadian Medical Association Journal and linked podcasts, patient decision aids. CCIRH website.
  • Explore Preventive Health Care
    Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care develops and disseminates clinical practice guidelines for primary and preventive care, based on systematic analysis of scientific evidence. http://www.canadiantaskforce.ca/
  • European Public Health Guidelines for Migrant Populations