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‘Cognitive biases plus’
Evidence-based medicine and life-long learning competency requirements in new residency teaching standards
Ophthalmologist knowledge of evidence-based medicine and clinical practice guideline recommendations
Importance and methods of searching for E-publications ahead of print in systematic reviews
Adjunctive corticosteroids improve the need for mechanical ventilation and shorten hospital duration in patients hospitalised with community-acquired pneumonia
A modified Valsalva manoeuvre results in greater termination of supraventricular tachycardia than standard Valsalva manoeuvre
Ibuprofen for the treatment of TTH
Best evidence supports topical corticosteroids and routine saline irrigations for medical treatment of chronic rhinosinusitis
Artemisinin-based combination therapy (ACT) versus atovaquone-proguanil
Autoinflation reduces middle ear effusion in children with otitis media with effusion
Low-molecular-weight heparin for the treatment of acute venous thromboembolism in patients with active cancer
Non-toxigenic Clostridium difficile to prevent recurrent C. difficile infection
Prescribing of metformin based on estimated GFR rather than serum creatinine expands the eligible population and is likely safe
Four sessions of spinal manipulation, simple exercises and education are not better than usual care for patients with acute low back pain
Aerobic exercise training reduces bronchial hyper-responsiveness and serum pro-inflammatory cytokines in patients with asthma
Ultrasound-guided corticosteroid injections for adhesive capsulitis more effective than placebo
Mediterranean diet supplemented with extra virgin olive oil reduces the incidence of invasive breast cancer in a randomised controlled trial
Complete revascularisation in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction and multivessel disease
Maternal postpartum high-dose vitamin D3 supplementation (6400 IU/day) or conventional infant vitamin D3 supplementation (400 IU/day) lead to similar vitamin D status of healthy exclusively/fully breastfeeding infants by 7 months of age
Increasing children's time spent outdoors reduces the incidence of myopia
Light to moderate alcohol intake may be associated with non-minimal cancer risk
More data needed on hysteroscopic compared with laparoscopic sterilisation
Emergency department visits and hospitalisations for adverse events related to dietary supplements are common
Early exposure to dogs and farm animals reduces risk of childhood asthma