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June 26, 2018
The number of Canadian seniors living with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia is rising steadily, and so is the  burden on caregivers and health care systems. 
June 26, 2018
Few seniors living with dementia in Canada receive palliative care and end-of-life services, despite having higher mortality than other seniors. 
October 19, 2016
Highlights of prescription drug data availability, recent analytic products and related reports.
September 2, 2016
A dictionary of available drug claim and coverage data, data elements and respective definitions.
July 22, 2016
Summary of public drug plan design and policy information for programs participating in the National Prescription Drug Utilization Information System.
July 22, 2016
Summary of policy and design changes to public drug plans participating in the National Prescription Drug Utilization Information System.
February 25, 2016
Study on the use of antipsychotics among seniors living in long-term care facilities, and on concurrent use with other psychotropic drugs.
February 17, 2016
Information on the use of antipsychotics among seniors living in long-term care facilities, and on concurrent use with other psychotropic drugs.
July 17, 2015
Summary of public drug plan design and policy information for programs participating in the National Prescription Drug Utilization Information System.
October 31, 2014
An in-depth look at public drug program spending on seniors, including the number and types of drugs used, with a focused analysis on potentially inappropriate drug use.
June 30, 2014
Data table of the percentage of seniors on public drug programs, by age group and the number of drug classes used for selected jurisdictions in 2012.
June 30, 2014
Data table of the top 10 drug classes used by seniors on public drug programs, by average annual growth, for selected jurisdictions in 2012.
June 30, 2014
Data table of the top 10 drug classes used by seniors on public drug programs, by rate of use, for selected jurisdictions in 2012.
June 30, 2014
Data table of the top 10 drug classes used by seniors on public drug programs, by total program spending, for selected jurisdictions in 2012.
May 1, 2014
Report on public drug program spending on seniors, including the number and types of drugs used, with a focused analysis on potentially inappropriate drug use.
February 27, 2013
Definitions and notes about data elements available in the National Prescription Drug Utilization Information System secure online analytical environment.
April 11, 2012
A self-directed user guide for the National Prescription Drug Utilization Information System reporting system that covers basic steps of accessing and manipulating data.
April 11, 2012
A document providing definitions, rationale and mapping for the dosage form descriptions used in the National Prescription Drug Utilization Information System.
March 15, 2012
Examines the privacy, confidentiality and security risks associated with the NPDUIS Database.