There is no way to prevent all types of dementia; however, having a healthy lifestyle and managing chronic conditions help improve overall health and reduce the risk.
Seniors with dementia from lower-income neighbourhoods in Canada are more likely to visit hospitals for falls than those from more affluent areas.
People caring for seniors with dementia put in more hours, are more likely to feel distress.
Explore dementia issues including prevention and treatment, family doctor preparedness, the impact of falls, palliative and end-of-life care, and young-onset dementia.
This document explains the methodology used for the report Dementia in Canada.
The Ontario Mental Health Reporting System Resource Manual, 2018-2019 includes: Guidelines, definitions and codes for completing the RAI-MH minimum data set used in OMHRS; and Detailed specifications for each data element collected in OMHRS.
This manual is intended to serve as a resource for organizations that are interested in collecting PROMs and implementing CIHI standards for PROMs in hip and knee arthroplasty.
A summary of information for external users of the data. The document helps users assess whether the quality of the data fits their intended use.
This annual update from CIHI's Hospital Mental Health Database includes tables about mental Illness or addictions, with breakdowns by diagnosis group. See new tables for eating disorders.
Review the composition of the Hospital Mental Health Database, data quality and other information relevant to data users.
This analysis examines Canadian trends in opioid and benzodiazepine prescribing between 2012 and 2017. It builds on the report Pan-Canadian Trends in the Prescribing of Opioids, 2012 to 2016.
These data tables are a companion product to Pan-Canadian Trends in the Prescribing of Opioids and Benzodiazepines, 2012 to 2017; the data is meant to help facilitate user research and analysis.
Get detailed information on the Hospital Mental Health Database data elements.
Asthma hospitalization rates for Canadians younger than 20 have declined by 50% over the past 10 years. Yet asthma continues to be one of the leading causes of hospital stays among this age group. Take a closer look.
This document summarizes the strengths and limitations of the nursing data contained in our analytical products and the ways in which it can be effectively used and analyzed.
The data tables report on the supply, employment and demographic trends of Canada’s nursing workforce.
This document presents trends in the nursing supply and workforce in Canada and each of its provinces and territories.
Declining numbers of new graduates, combined with growing outflow of those late in their careers, has led to a slow down in growth of employed regulated nurses in Canada, new CIHI data analysis shows.
CIHI provides data on the quality of cardiac care in Canada. View reports on quality indicators and access data on other indicators related to cardiac care.
Hospital Standardized Mortality Ratio: Technical Notes, November 2016