Multitreatment comparison meta-analysis
Strengthening evidence-based healthcare in Africa
Comparing data accuracy between structured abstracts and full-text journal articles
Varenicline and combination nicotine replacement therapy are the most effective pharmacotherapies for treating tobacco use
Behavioural interventions targeting physical activity to increase activity and improve glucose control in adults with type 2 diabetes
Modest cancer prevention benefit with long-term multivitamin supplementation
Population-based health checks are here, RCTs or not
Intravenous immunoglobulin plus corticosteroids prevent coronary artery abnormalities in Kawasaki disease
Long-term supplementation with multivitamins and minerals did not improve male US physicians’ cardiovascular health or prolong their lives
Probiotics reduce the risk of necrotising enterocolitis (NEC) in preterm infants
Duodenal infusion of stool is more effective than vancomycin in patients with recurrent Clostridium difficile
Meta-analysis shows limited benefit of lowering blood pressure below 130/80 mm Hg in patients with type 2 diabetes
Abdominal pain duration impacts the accuracy of ultrasound for diagnosing paediatric appendicitis
Lack of definitive evidence for the use of renin-angiotensin system antagonists for heart failure with preserved ejection fraction
Elderly in-hospital cardiac arrest patients who are resuscitated with neurological recovery experience favourable long-term survival similar to non-arrest heart failure patients
Cognitive ability in old age may be determined in the womb
Are cherries now ripe for use as a complementary therapeutic in gout? Appraisal of the state of evidence
Light drinking in pregnancy is not associated with poor child mental health and learning outcomes at age 11
Use of diuretics with ACE inhibitors or angiotensin receptor blockers and NSAIDs increases the risk of acute kidney injury
Identifying streptococcal throat infections in primary care
Surgical safety checklists are an effective means for reducing surgical morbidity and mortality, but have we gone far enough in team-building and leadership to create high reliability?
Guidelines on glucose self-monitoring in non-insulin users are not evidence-based
Vitamin E is ineffective in preventing stroke
Childbirth and subsequent development of pelvic organ prolapse
Renin-angiotensin system blockers increase risk of angio-oedema
Maternal folic acid supplements associated with reduced autism risk in the child
Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy predict chronic kidney disease and end-stage renal disease
Ursodeoxycholic acid for intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy
Acupuncture is superior to sham for painful conditions
The levonorgestrel intrauterine system
Cord milking at delivery improves the iron status of term infants at 6 weeks
Coronary revascularisation in patients with diabetes
Should metformin be preferred over insulin therapy in the management of gestational diabetes (GDM)?