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Mar 01, 2018, 06:00 ET Choosing Wisely Canada launches "Opioid Wisely"

OTTAWA, March 1, 2018 /CNW/ - Choosing Wisely Canada is launching a new campaign today to raise awareness around the importance of clinician-patient conversations to reduce harms associated with...


Mar 29, 2016, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Choosing Wisely Canada first national conference showcases 2 years of campaign accomplishments/

OTTAWA, March 28, 2016 /CNW/ - Choosing Wisely Canada (CWC) will host its inaugural national meeting in Toronto on Mar. 30, 2016 gathering health care leaders committed to reducing unnecessary...


Mar 28, 2016, 11:17 ET Choosing Wisely Canada first national conference showcases 2 years of campaign accomplishments

OTTAWA, March 28, 2016 /CNW/ - Choosing Wisely Canada (CWC) will host its inaugural national meeting in Toronto on Mar. 30, 2016 gathering health care leaders committed to reducing unnecessary...


Oct 29, 2014, 10:00 ET Sleeping pills won't do seniors much good, Choosing Wisely Canada says - Campaign to prevent unnecessary testing and treatment launches second phase for informed decision making and right care

OTTAWA, Oct. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - Sleeping pills don't provide enough extra sleep for older Canadians to warrant the risk of deadly side effects — and doctors and patients alike should think twice about...


Oct 29, 2014, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Choosing Wisely Canada campaign launches second phase/

TORONTO, Oct. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - Choosing Wisely Canada is a campaign to help physicians and patients engage in conversations about potentially unnecessary tests, treatments and procedures, and to help ...


Oct 28, 2014, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Choosing Wisely Canada campaign launches second phase/

TORONTO, Oct. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - Choosing Wisely Canada is a campaign to help physicians and patients engage in conversations about potentially unnecessary tests, treatments and procedures, and to help ...


Oct 21, 2014, 12:49 ET Choosing Wisely Canada campaign launches second phase

TORONTO, Oct. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - Choosing Wisely Canada is a campaign to help physicians and patients engage in conversations about potentially unnecessary tests, treatments and procedures, and to help ...