Evidence Based Articles in Family Medicine

1 A web-based cognitive behaviour therapy for chronic fatigue in type 1 diabetes (Dia-Fit): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial Trials, July 3, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

2 Effects of motivational interviewing-based adherence therapy for schizophrenia spectrum disorders: a randomized controlled trial Trials, July 3, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

3 Incretin-based therapies for the treatment of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, July 3, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

4 The effect of conservative treatment of urinary incontinence among older and frail older people: a systematic review Age and Aging, July 3, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

5 Effective community-based physical activity interventions for older adults living in rural and regional areas: a systematic review Journal of Aging and Physical Activity, July 3, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

6 Development of an internationally agreed minimal dataset for juvenile dermatomyositis (JDM) for clinical and research use Trials, July 3, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

7 Making randomized trials more efficient: Report of the first meeting to discuss the Trial Forge platform Trials, July 3, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

8 Self-management education for adults with poorly controlled epilepsy (SMILE (UK)): statistical, economic and qualitative analysis plan for a randomised controlled trial Trials, July 3, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

9 A systematic review of doctors' experiences and needs to support the care of women with female genital mutilation International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics, July 3, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

10 Complete fracture of the lamina of the sixth cervical vertebra with hemiplegia: a case report European Spine Journal, July 3, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

11 The effect of antibiotic pastes on microhardness of dentin Dental Traumatology, July 3, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

12 Diagnostic efficacy of 3-D hysterosalpingo-contrast sonography in the detection of tubal occlusion: Systematic meta-analysis Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Research, July 3, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

13 Effects of light touch on postural sway and visual search accuracy: A test of functional integration and resource competition hypotheses Gait and Posture, July 3, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

14 A randomized, controlled trial of 3.0 mg of liraglutide in weight management New England Journal of Medicine, July 3, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

15 Afamelanotide for erythropoietic protoporphyria New England Journal of Medicine, July 3, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

16 Somatic mutations and clonal hematopoiesis in aplastic anemia New England Journal of Medicine, July 3, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

17 Effects of electrostimulation with blood flow restriction on muscle size and strength Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, July 3, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

18 Mechanical energy and propulsion in ergometer double poling by cross-country skiers Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, July 3, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

19 A systematic review and meta-analysis of the demoralization and depression in cancer patients Psychosomatics, July 2, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

20 Suicide in late-life depression with and without comorbid anxiety disorders International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, July 2, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

21 Relation between attributional style and subsequent depressive symptoms: a systematic review and meta-analysis of longitudinal studies Cognitive Therapy and Research, July 2, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

22 Pediatric-onset and adult-onset separation anxiety disorder across countries in the world mental health survey American Journal of Psychiatry, July 2, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

23 Diagnostic precursors to bipolar disorder in offspring of parents with bipolar disorder: a longitudinal study American Journal of Psychiatry, July 2, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

24 Effects of concomitant immunomodulator therapy on efficacy and safety of anti-TNF therapy for Crohn’s disease: A meta-analysis of placebo-controlled trials Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology , July 2, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

25 Oral versus intravenous high-dose methylprednisolone for treatment of relapses in patients with multiple sclerosis (COPOUSEP): a randomised, controlled, double-blind, non-inferiority trial The Lancet, July 2, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

26 The correlates of chronic disease-related health literacy and its components among men: a systematic review BMC Public Health, July 2, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

27 Degenerative cervical myelopathy: epidemiology, genetics, and pathogenesis Spine, July 2, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

28 Impact of type 2 diabetes on the gene expression of bone-related factors at sites receiving dental implants International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, July 2, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

29 Trial of a paclitaxel-coated balloon for femoropopliteal artery disease New England Journal of Medicine, July 2, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

30 ReEBOV Antigen Rapid Test kit for point-of-care and laboratory-based testing for Ebola virus disease: a field validation study The Lancet, July 2, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

31 Secukinumab, a human anti-interleukin-17A monoclonal antibody, in patients with psoriatic arthritis (FUTURE 2): a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase 3 trial The Lancet, July 2, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

32 A meta-analysis of cognitive behavior therapy and medication for child obsessive–compulsive disorder: moderators of treatment efficacy, response, and remission Depression and Anxiety, July 1, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

33 Type 2 diabetes in patients with major depressive disorder: a meta-analysis of prevalence estimates and predictors Depression and Anxiety, July 1, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

34 A Systematic Review of Integrated Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine for Managing Irritable Bowel Syndrome The American Journal of Chinese Medicine (AJCM), July 1, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

35 Job strain and risk of obesity: systematic review and meta-analysis of cohort studies International Journal of Obesity, July 1, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

36 Prognostic role of urokinase plasminogen activator receptor in gastric and colorectal cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis OncoTargets and Therapy, July 1, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

37 Hepatic resection for malignant liver tumours in the elderly: a systematic review and meta-analysis ANZ Journal of Surgery, July 1, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

38 Stepping down inhaled corticosteroids from scheduled to as needed in stable asthma: Systematic review and meta-analysis Allergy and Asthma Proceedings, July 1, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

39 Effect of intranasal oxytocin administration on psychiatric symptoms: A meta-analysis of placebo-controlled studies Psychiatry Research, June 30, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

40 The safety of yoga: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials American Journal of Epidemiology, June 30, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

41 Comparative effectiveness of pharmacological interventions for severe alcoholic hepatitis: a systematic review and network meta-analysis Gastroenterology, June 30, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

42 Dietary cholesterol and cardiovascular disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, June 30, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

43 The association between quitting smoking and weight gain: a systemic review and meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies Obesity Reviews, June 30, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

44 Tai chi and the protection of cognitive ability American Journal of Preventive Medicine, June 30, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

45 Is onset of lactation delayed in women with diabetes in pregnancy? A systematic review Diabetic Medicine, June 30, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

46 Asymmetric dimethylarginine and cardiovascular risk: systematic review and meta-analysis of 22 prospective studies Journal of the American Heart Association, June 30, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

47 Efficiency and safety of proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin 9 monoclonal antibody on hypercholesterolemia: a meta-analysis of 20 randomized controlled trials Journal of the American Heart Association, June 30, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

48 Cerebrovascular, cardiovascular and renal hypertensive disease after hypertensive disorders of pregnancy Pregnancy Hypertension, June 30, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

49 Detection of clinically significant prostate cancer using magnetic resonance imaging-ultrasound fusion targeted biopsy: A systematic review European Urology, June 29, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

50 Placebo response in repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation trials of treatment of auditory hallucinations in schizophrenia: A meta-analysis Schizophrenia Bulletin, June 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

51 Risk of stent thrombosis and major bleeding with bivalirudin compared with active control: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized trials Thrombosis Research, June 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

52 Hyperinsulinemia, insulin resistance and colorectal adenomas: A meta-analysis Metabolism, June 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

53 Does pelvic floor muscle training improve female sexual function? A systematic review International Urogynecology Journal, June 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

54 Efficacy of bisphosphonates on bone mineral density and fracture rate in patients with osteogenesis imperfecta: a systematic review and meta-analysis American Journal of Therapeutics, June 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

55 Student ePortfolios to develop reflective skills and demonstrate competency development: Evaluation of a curriculum pilot project European Journal of Dental Education, June 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

56 Dental students' experiences of treating orthodontic emergencies - a qualitative assessment of student reflections European Journal of Dental Education, June 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

57 Influence of the source of social support and size of social network on all-cause mortality Mayo Clinic Proceedings, June 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

58 Reductions in pregnancy rates in the USA with long-acting reversible contraception: a cluster randomised trial The Lancet, June 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

59 Readmission destination and risk of mortality after major surgery: an observational cohort study The Lancet, June 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

60 Is the relationship between sedentary behaviour and cardiometabolic health in adolescents independent of dietary intake? A systematic review Obesity Reviews, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

61 The natural course of anxiety disorders in the elderly: A systematic review of longitudinal trials International Psychogeriatrics, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

62 Depression in patients with alcohol use disorders: Systematic review and meta-analysis of outcomes for independent and substance-induced disorders Journal of Affective Disorders, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

63 Pembrolizumab versus investigator-choice chemotherapy for ipilimumab-refractory melanoma (KEYNOTE-002): a randomised, controlled, phase 2 trial The Lancet Oncology, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

64 Prediction of perinatal depression from adolescence and before conception (VIHCS): 20-year prospective cohort study The Lancet, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

65 Global, regional, and national incidence, prevalence, and years lived with disability for 301 acute and chronic diseases and injuries in 188 countries, 1990-2013: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013 The Lancet, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

66 Left atrial appendage closure as an alternative to warfarin for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation : A patient-level meta-analysis JACC - Journal of the American College of Cardiology, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

67 Consumer Quality Index Chronic Skin Diseases (CQI-CSD): a new instrument to measure quality of care from patients perspective British Journal of Dermatology, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

68 Tofacitinib citrate for the treatment of vitiligo: a pathogenesis-directed therapy JAMA Dermatology, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

69 Effect of creatine loading on oxygen uptake during a 1-km cycling time trial Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

70 Cerebral/peripheral vascular reactivity and neurocognition in middle-age athletes Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

71 Physical activity, physical fitness, and leukocyte telomere length Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

72 Salpingostomy in the treatment of hydrosalpinx: A systematic review and meta-analysis Human Reproduction, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

73 Trend analysis of cancer mortality and incidence in Panama, using joinpoint regression analysis Medicine, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

74 Specific safety profile of bevacizumab in Asian patients with advanced NSCLC: a meta-analysis Medicine, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

75 Preserved function of circulating invariant natural killer T cells in patients with chronic hepatitis B virus infection Medicine, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

76 The interrelationships of coping styles and professional burnout among physiotherapists: a cross-sectional study Medicine, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

77 Motivational interviews to improve contraceptive use in populations at high risk of unintended pregnancy: A systematic review and meta-analysis European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

78 Association of dental trauma experience and first-aid knowledge among rugby players in Malaysia Dental Traumatology, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

79 Lower limb kinematics of male and female soccer players during a self-selected cutting maneuver: Effects of prolonged activity The Knee, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

80 Prognostic value of circulating tumor cells and disseminated tumor cells in patients with ovarian cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of Ovarian Research, June 26, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

81 Safety, tolerability, and efficacy of idarucizumab for the reversal of the anticoagulant effect of dabigatran in healthy male volunteers: a randomised, placebo-controlled, double-blind phase 1 trial The Lancet, June 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

82 Screening and case finding for major depressive disorder using the Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9): A meta-analysis General Hospital Psychiatry, June 25, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

83 Efficacy and acceptability of antidepressants on the continuum of depressive experiences in patients with cancer: systematic review and meta-analysis Cancer Treatment Reviews, June 25, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

 

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