Recent Research from the ODPRN

Current and prospective utilization of innovator biologics and biosimilars in Ontario

This report describes the current and prospective utilization patterns and expenditures of innovator biologics and biosimilars through the public drug program in Ontario, Canada.

Impact of a publicly funded herpes zoster immunization program on the burden of disease in Ontario, Canada: a population-based study

This study evaluates the impact of both the private availability of a live attenuated vaccine for herpes zoster and the introduction of an associated publicly funded immunization program on the burden of herpes zoster among Ontario residents.

Understanding the implications of a shifting opioid landscape in Ontario

This report describes changing patterns of opioid prescribing in Ontario and their role in fatal opioid overdoses to inform future policy decisions. 

Assessing the impact of an opioid prescribing guideline for dentists in Ontario, Canada

This study examines whether opioid prescription guidelines introduced by the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario in November 2015 influenced opioid prescribing patterns among dentists in Ontario.


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