Evidence Based Articles in Family Medicine

1 Is serotonin transporter polymorphism (5-HTTLPR) allele status a predictor for obsessive-compulsive disorder?: A meta-analysis Archives of Women's Mental Health, April 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

2 Nafamostat mesilate for prevention of post-ERCP pancreatitis: A meta-analysis of prospective, randomized, controlled trials Pancreas, April 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

3 The association of smoking and acute pancreatitis: a systematic review and meta-analysis Pancreas, April 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

4 Auricular acupuncture with seed or pellet attachments for primary insomnia: a systematic review and meta-analysis BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, April 24, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

5 Herbal traditional Chinese medicine and its evidence base in gastrointestinal disorders World Journal of Gastroenterology, April 24, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

6 Contraceptive use and method choice among women with opioid and other substance use disorders: a systematic review Preventive Medicine, April 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

7 Fibromyalgia, milnacipran and experimental pain modulation: study protocol for a double blind randomized controlled trial Trials, April 24, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

8 Electroacupuncture inhibits chronification of the acute pain of knee osteoarthritis: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial Trials, April 24, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

9 Occurrence of distal colorectal neoplasia among whites and blacks following negative flexible sigmoidoscopy: an analysis of PLCO trial Journal of General Internal Medicine, April 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

10 Antiepileptic drug use for treatment of epilepsy and dyslipidemia: Systematic review Epilepsy Research, April 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

11 Zusanli (ST36) acupoint injection for preventing postoperative ileus: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials Complementary Therapies in Medicine, April 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

12 Cigarette smoking and risk of hip fracture in women: a meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies Injury, April 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

13 Associations between homocysteine, folic acid, vitamin B12 and Alzheimer's disease Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, April 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

14 Long-term systemic metal distribution in patients with stainless steel spinal instrumentation: a case-control study Journal of Spinal Disorders & Techniques, April 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

15 Socio-demographic differences in energy drink consumption and reasons for consumption among US college students Health Education Journal, April 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

16 Prednisolone or pentoxifylline for alcoholic hepatitis New England Journal of Medicine, April 24, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

17 The association between diet quality and mental health during the perinatal period. A systematic review Appetite, April 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

18 A systematic review: Identifying the prevalence rates of psychiatric disorder in Australia’s Indigenous populations Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, April 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

19 Impact of smoking and smoking cessation on cardiovascular events and mortality among older adults: meta-analysis of individual participant data from prospective cohort studies of the CHANCES consortium BMJ, April 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

20 An overview of the families improving together (FIT) for weight loss randomized controlled trial in African American families Contemporary Clinical Trials , April 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

21 The association between Helicobacter pylori infection and inflammatory bowel disease based on meta-analysis United European Gastroenterology Journal, April 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

22 Outcomes of gene therapy for severe Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome JAMA, April 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

23 Oral insulin and immune responses in children at risk for diabetes JAMA, April 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

24 Impact of specific epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) mutations and clinical characteristics on outcomes after treatment with EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitors versus chemotherapy in EGFR-mutant lung cancer: a meta-analysis Journal of Clinical Oncology, April 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

25 Metformin prescription for insured adults with prediabetes from 2010 to 2012 a retrospective cohort study Annals of Internal Medicine, April 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

26 Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of mindfulness-based cognitive therapy compared with maintenance antidepressant treatment in the prevention of depressive relapse or recurrence (PREVENT): a randomised controlled trial The Lancet, April 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

27 D-cycloserine augmentation in behavioral therapy for obsessive-compulsive disorder: a meta-analysis Drug Design, Development and Therapy, April 22, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

28 Is cultural change associated with eating disorders?: A systematic review of the literature Eating and Weight Disorders - Studies on Anorexia, Bulimia and Obesity, April 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

29 Characterisation of liver chemistry abnormalities associated with pazopanib monotherapy: A systematic review and meta-analysis of clinical trials in advanced cancer patients European Journal of Cancer, April 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

30 The efficacy of traditional Chinese medical exercise for Parkinson’s disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis PLOS ONE, April 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

31 Revisiting loxapine: A systematic review Annals of General Psychiatry, April 22, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

32 Postpartum electroconvulsive therapy: A systematic review and case report General Hospital Psychiatry, April 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

33 Industry collaboration and primary guest authorship of high-impact randomized clinical trials: a cross-sectional study Journal of General Internal Medicine, April 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

34 Abdominal wall hernia and pregnancy: a systematic review Hernia, April 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

35 Polymorphisms of tumor necrosis factor-alpha and interleukin-6 gene and C-reactive protein profiles in patients with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy Annals of Saudi Medicine, April 22, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

36 Validity of GT3X and Actiheart to estimate sedentary time and breaks using ActivPAL as the reference in free-living conditions Gait and Posture, April 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

37 Nonsuturing or skin adhesives versus suturing of the perineal skin after childbirth: A systematic review Birth, April 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

38 Nivolumab and ipilimumab versus ipilimumab in untreated melanoma New England Journal of Medicine, April 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

39 Pembrolizumab for the treatment of non-small-cell lung cancer New England Journal of Medicine, April 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

40 Efficacy of idebenone on respiratory function in patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy not using glucocorticoids (DELOS): a double-blind randomised placebo-controlled phase 3 trial The Lancet, April 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

41 Increased mortality rates during resident handoff periods and the effect of ACGME duty hour regulations American Journal of Medicine, April 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

42 Assessing the effectiveness of decision aids for decision making in prostate cancer testing: A systematic review Psycho-Oncology, April 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

43 The POSE study - panic control treatment versus panic-focused psychodynamic psychotherapy under randomized and self-selection conditions: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial Trials, April 21, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

44 Systematic review with meta-analysis: Post-infectious irritable bowel syndrome after travellers' diarrhoea Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, April 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

45 Effects of oral treatments on clinical outcomes in pulmonary arterial hypertension: a systematic review and meta-analysis American Heart Journal, April 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

46 Superparamagnetic iron oxide-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging for focal hepatic lesions: Systematic review and meta-analysis World Journal of Gastroenterology, April 21, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

47 Probiotics in Helicobacter pylori eradication therapy: A systematic review and meta-analysis World Journal of Gastroenterology, April 21, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

48 Efficacy of S-1 vs capecitabine for the treatment of gastric cancer: A meta-analysis World Journal of Gastroenterology, April 21, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

49 Anti-epidermal growth factor receptor monoclonal antibodies in metastatic colorectal cancer: A meta-analysis World Journal of Gastroenterology, April 21, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

50 Study protocol for two randomized controlled trials examining the effectiveness and safety of current weekend allied health services and a new stakeholder-driven model for acute medical/surgical patients versus no weekend allied health services Trials, April 21, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

51 Rethinking the ethics of cluster randomized trials: a refinement of the Ottawa Statement Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, April 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

52 Deficiencies in the publication and reporting of the results of systematic reviews presented at scientific medical conferences Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, April 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

53 Minimal important change (MIC) based on a predictive modelling approach was more precise than MIC based on ROC-analysis Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, April 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

54 Relationship between alcohol-attributable disease and socioeconomic status, and the role of alcohol consumption in this relationship: a systematic review and meta-analysis BMC Public Health, April 21, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

55 Pembrolizumab versus ipilimumab in advanced melanoma New England Journal of Medicine, April 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

56 Tenofovir alafenamide versus tenofovir disoproxil fumarate, coformulated with elvitegravir, cobicistat, and emtricitabine, for initial treatment of HIV-1 infection: two randomised, double-blind, phase 3, non-inferiority trials The Lancet, April 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

57 The role of body image in prenatal and postpartum depression: A critical review of the literature Archives of Women's Mental Health, April 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

58 Sequential or concomitant therapy for eradication of H. pylori infection: A systematic review and meta-Analysis Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, April 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

59 E-cigarettes and smoking cessation: evidence from a systematic review and meta-analysis PLOS ONE, April 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

60 Induction of labor at full-term in uncomplicated singleton gestations: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, April 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

61 Carbohydrate antigen 19-9 for differential diagnosis of pancreatic carcinoma and chronic pancreatitis World Journal of Gastroenterology, April 20, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

62 Effectiveness of dual-task functional power training for preventing falls in older people: study protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial Trials, April 20, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

63 Immune function and muscle adaptations to resistance exercise in older adults: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial of a nutritional supplement Trials, April 20, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

64 Clinical effectiveness and micro-perfusion alteration of Jingui external lotion in patients with knee osteoarthritis: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial Trials, April 20, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

65 Short-term study on risk-benefit outcomes of two spinal manipulative therapies in the treatment of acute radiculopathy caused by lumbar disc herniation: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial Trials, April 20, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

66 Surgical techniques, open versus minimally invasive gastrectomy after chemotherapy (STOMACH trial): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial Trials, April 20, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

67 Economic comparison of an empirical versus diagnostic-driven strategy for treating invasive fungal disease in immunocompromised patients Clinical Therapeutics, April 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

68 Psychometric properties of the musculoskeletal function assessment and the short musculoskeletal function assessment: a systematic review Clinical Rehabilitation, April 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

69 Radiographic outcomes of anterior column realignment for adult sagittal plane deformity: a multicenter analysis European Spine Journal, April 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

70 Effects of rotational acetabular osteotomy on the mechanical stress within the hip joint in patients with developmental dysplasia of the hip: a subject-specific finite element analysis The Bone & Joint Journal, April 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

71 Radiographic outcomes following lateral column lengthening with a porous titanium wedge Foot & Ankle International, April 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

72 A systematic review of the cost-effectiveness of non-surgical obesity interventions in men Obesity Research & Clinical Practice, April 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

73 First-line treatment and outcome of elderly patients with primary central nervous system lymphoma (PCNSL)-a systematic review and individual patient data meta-analysis Annals of Oncology, April 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

74 Cognitive-behavioral therapy for obsessive-compulsive disorder: A meta-analysis of treatment outcome and moderators FOCUS, April 17, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

75 The effect of bipolar electrocoagulation during ovarian cystectomy on ovarian reserve: A systematic review American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, April 17, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

76 Evaluation of a point-of-care tuberculosis test-and-treat algorithm on early mortality in people with HIV accessing antiretroviral therapy (TB Fast Track study): study protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial Trials, April 17, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

 

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