Practising evidence-based medicine (EBM) : a descriptive analysis of medical students’ whole-task EBM assignments
Survey of instructions for authors on how to report an update of a systematic review : guidance is needed
The Maimed Martian, credible intervals and bias against benefit
Reflections on using non-inferiority randomised placebo controlled trials in assessing cardiovascular safety of new agents for treatment of type 2 diabetes
Semaglutide is non-inferior to placebo for cardiovascular outcomes in patients with type 2 diabetes
In simulation modelling, there are multiple ways to effectively screen for colorectal cancer
Having your cake and EATing it too : early timing of multiple allergen introduction does not increase the risk of developing food allergy in standard risk, breastfed infants
Decompressive craniectomy for severe traumatic brain injury reduces mortality but increases survival with severe disability
Single dose of prophylactic oral dextrose gel reduces neonatal hypoglycaemia
Nasal continuous positive airway pressure outperforms heated high-flow nasal cannula therapy as primary respiratory therapy in preterm infants
Thalamotomy using MRI-guided focused ultrasound significantly improves contralateral symptoms and quality of life in essential tremor
Stress management training should be an integral component of cardiac rehabilitation
General practices that reduce antibiotic prescribing for self-limiting respiratory tract infections by 10% can expect to see one extra patient with pneumonia each year and one peritonsillar abscess each decade
CPAP did not reduce cardiovascular events in patients with coronary or cerebrovascular disease and moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnoea
Placing preterm infants on their side at birth does not increase 5 min SpO2
SGLT2 inhibitor empagliflozin reduces renal outcomes and dampens the progressive reduction in glomerular filtration rate in patients with type 2 diabetes and antecedents of cardiovascular disease
Pregabalin is effective in reducing fibromyalgia pain
High-dose sulphonylurea treatment in patients with renal impairment should be considered with caution
Patients with coronary heart disease and very low blood pressure are at increased risk of cardiovascular events
Adverse events associated with mood stabiliser treatment should be continuously monitored in patients diagnosed with bipolar affective disorder
Both a stage shift and changes in stage-specific survival have contributed to reductions in breast cancer mortality
Passive leg raising may serve as the primary method to quickly assess fluid responsiveness in haemodynamically unstable patients