Transparent reporting of missing outcome data in clinical trials
Assessing the impact of bibliographical support on the quality of medical care in patients admitted to an internal medicine service
Blood pressure reduction in elderly patients with hypertension decreases risk of adverse cardiovascular outcomes
Benzodiazepines and opioids need to be prescribed with caution in advanced COPD
Similar 5-year clinical outcomes in patients with stable coronary artery disease and myocardial ischaemia managed with an initial approach of medical therapy compared with medical therapy plus percutaneous coronary intervention
Trial suggests yoga and exercise lead to modest improvements in menopause-related quality of life
For patients with chronic asthma not controlled with inhaled corticosteroids alone, long-acting β-agonists are associated with fewer exacerbations than leukotriene receptor agonists
Dexamethasone may be a viable alternative to prednisone/prednisolone for the treatment of acute asthma exacerbation in the paediatric emergency department
Radical prostatectomy reduces prostate cancer-specific mortality among men with intermediate-grade disease, but provides minimal benefit for men with low-grade and high-grade disease
Salpingectomy for tubal ectopic pregnancy is appropriate in the presence of healthy-looking contralateral tube
Isoflavones hold limited promise for the treatment of menopausal vasomotor symptoms
A viscous lidocaine mouthwash is no better than placebo for improving oral intake in children with painful mouth ulcers
Evidence suggests dabigatran is an effective and safe treatment for patients with VTE requiring early parenteral therapy
Citalopram decreases agitation in the context of Alzheimer's disease, but at doses higher than those commonly prescribed and at the expense of side effects
Non-vitamin-K oral anticoagulants reduce mortality, stroke and intracranial haemorrhage when compared with warfarin in randomised trials of patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation
Fifty years of age-based screening
The difference in sensitivity between HPV testing and cytology for detecting current and future CIN2+ increases over time
Radiofrequency ablation of Barrett's oesophagus with confirmed low-grade dysplasia reduces risk of development of high-grade dysplasia and adenocarcinoma
A targeted approach reduces prostate cancer-specific (PSA) screening harms while preserving benefits
Lifestyle interventions in obese and overweight pregnant women do not reduce the risk of large-for-gestational age babies
A low Wells score and a negative D-dimer was not safe in patients with cancer for ruling out DVT
Low failure rate reported of diagnosis algorithm for suspected upper extremity deep vein thrombosis
Renal and bladder ultrasound is important but yields incomplete screening for genitourinary abnormalities in young children with urinary tract infection
Intussusception risk increased after rotavirus vaccination but outweighed by benefits
Network meta-analysis demonstrates the safety of pharmacotherapy for smoking cessation in cardiovascular patients
Combined oral contraceptives increase risk of venous thrombosis according to oestrogen dose and type of progestogen
Whether the use of unopposed oestrogen following a myocardial infarction is beneficial or harmful remains unclear, and in individual women the effects may vary according to the underlying risk profile
Failure to fill a first prescription of a new medication is common in primary care settings
Delayed prescribing for respiratory tract infections in primary care results in lower antibiotic use
New ACC-AHA cholesterol guidelines significantly increase potential eligibility for statin treatment
Evidence base needs among clinicians