Directory of Briefing Notes

Evidence Synthesis Briefing Notes are the products of the Evidence Synthesis Network. The Network accepts questions on COVID-19 from decision-makers in government, agencies, and the broader health system who require scientific evidence, jurisdictional scans, and promising innovation scans.

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COVID-19 Testing - Evidence and Best Practices

Last Updated: June 25, 2020

Contact Tracing for COVID-19

Last Updated: June 1, 2020

Transmission Risk Factors, and Mitigation of COVID-19 When Re-Opening Playground Equipment

Last Updated: May 28, 2020

Incremental Benefit of Using a History of Sudden Loss of Taste (Ageusia) And/Or Smell (Anosmia) in Symptom Screening for COVID-19

Last Updated: May 28, 2020

Barriers Vulnerable Populations Face Regarding Adherence to COVID-19 Public Health Measures

Last Updated: May 24, 2020

The Association Between Singing In A Choir And The Risk Of Acquiring COVID-19

Last Updated: May 20, 2020

Approaches to Using Masks During Supply Shortages to Manage COVID-19 In Ontario

Last Updated: May 19, 2020

Screening Approaches to Use in Non-Healthcare Settings to Identify People Who May Have COVID-19 and Need To Take Appropriate Action

Last Updated: May 15, 2020

International Lessons Learned from Re-opening Non-COVID-19 Activities in Hospitals

Last Updated: May 13, 2020

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