Evidence Based Articles in Family Medicine

1 Can unipolar and bipolar pediatric major depression be differentiated from each other?: A systematic review of cross-sectional studies examining differences in unipolar and bipolar depression Journal of Affective Disorders, January 30, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

2 A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials of adjunctive ketamine in electroconvulsive therapy: Efficacy and tolerability Journal of Psychiatric Research, January 30, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

3 Effect of Baduanjin exercise for hypertension: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Maturitas, January 30, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

4 Assessing the Effectiveness of Neuromuscular Training Programs in Reducing the Incidence of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries in Female Athletes: A Systematic Review The American Journal of Sports Medicine, January 30, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

5 The effect of whole body vibration exposure on balance and functional mobility in older adults: A systematic review and meta-analysis Maturitas, January 30, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

6 Procidentia in pregnancy: A systematic review and recommendations for practice International Urogynecology Journal, January 30, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

7 Mindfulness and weight loss: A systematic review Psychosomatic Medicine, January 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

8 Inpatient treatment for anorexia nervosa: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials Journal of Psychiatric Practice, January 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

9 Could low grade bacterial infection contribute to low back pain? A systematic review BMC Medicine, January 29, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

10 Artificial gametes: A systematic review of biological progress towards clinical application Human Reproduction Update, January 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

11 Clinical benefits of pharmacogenetic algorithm-based warfarin dosing: meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Thrombosis Research, January 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

12 Electronic prompts significantly increases response rates to postal questionnaires: A randomised trial within a randomised trial and meta-analysis Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, January 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

13 Long working hours and alcohol use: Systematic review and meta-analysis of published studies and unpublished individual participant data BMJ, January 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

14 Systematic review of rugby injuries in children and adolescents under 21 years British Journal of Sports Medicine, January 29, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

15 Systematic review of clinical features of suspected prostate cancer in primary care Canadian Family Physician, January 28, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

16 Stimulant use disorders in people with psychosis: A meta-analysis of rate and factors affecting variation Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, January 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

17 Association between brain-derived neurotrophic factor genetic polymorphism Val66Met and susceptibility to bipolar disorder: A meta-analysis BMC Psychiatry, January 28, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

18 Appointment availability after increases in medicaid payments for primary car New England Journal of Medicine, January 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

19 Trends in use of and reproductive outcomes associated with intracytoplasmic sperm injection JAMA, January 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

20 Chlorhexidine bathing and health care-associated infections: a randomized clinical trial JAMA, January 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

21 Sports injuries and illnesses during the European Youth Olympic Festival 2013 British Journal of Sports Medicine, January 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

22 Injury risk factors, screening tests and preventative strategies: a systematic review of the evidence that underpins the perceptions and practices of 44 football (soccer) teams from various premier leagues British Journal of Sports Medicine, January 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

23 Patient-Reported Outcome (PRO) questionnaires for young-aged to middle-aged adults with hip and groin disability: a systematic review of the clinimetric evidence British Journal of Sports Medicine, January 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

24 PNPLA3 polymorphisms (rs738409) and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease risk and related phenotypes: A meta-analysis Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, January 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

25 Meta-analysis of six genes (BDNF, DRD1, DRD3, DRD4, GRIN2B and MAOA) involved in neuroplasticity and the risk for alcohol dependence Drug and Alcohol Dependence, January 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

26 Epithelial-mesenchymal transition: A key mechanism for cigarette smoke-associated pulmonary fibrosis in COPD? European Journal of Internal Medicine , January 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

27 Patient-reported outcome measures for use in gynaecological oncology: A systematic review BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, January 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

28 Adverse event reporting in studies of penetrating acupuncture during pregnancy: A systematic review Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica, January 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

29 Interactions of sex and aging on spatiotemporal metrics in non-pathological gait: a descriptive meta-analysis Physiotherapy, January 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

30 Identifying potential moderators for response to treatment in low back pain: a systematic review Physiotherapy, January 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

31 Trends in health facility deliveries and caesarean sections by wealth quintile in Morocco between 1987 and 2012 Tropical Medicine & International Health, January 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

32 Regression discontinuity designs are underutilized in medicine, epidemiology, and public health: a review of current and best practice Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, January 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

33 P<5*10-8 has emerged as a standard of statistical significance for genome-wide association studies Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, January 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

34 Role of methionine containing antioxidant combination in the management of pain in chronic pancreatitis: A systematic review and meta-analysis Pancreatology, January 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

35 Upper extremity physical performance tests in collegiate athletes Journal of Sport Rehabilitation, January 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

36 Perioperative implications of end-stage renal disease in orthopaedic surgery Journal of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, January 28, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

37 Faith-adapted psychological therapies for depression and anxiety: Systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of Affective Disorders, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

38 Improving the diagnosis of physical illness in patients with mental illness who present in Emergency Departments: Consensus study Journal of Psychosomatic Research, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

39 Discontinuation of adalimumab after achieving remission in patients with established rheumatoid arthritis: 1-year outcome of the HONOR study Annals of Rheumatic Diseases, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

40 Mortality in rheumatoid arthritis: the impact of disease activity, treatment with glucocorticoids, TNF{alpha} inhibitors and rituximab Annals of Rheumatic Diseases, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

41 Environmental and genetic factors in the development of anticitrullinated protein antibodies (ACPAs) and ACPA-positive rheumatoid arthritis: an epidemiological investigation in twins Annals of Rheumatic Diseases, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

42 Dietary sodium reduction does not affect circulating glucose concentrations in fasting children or adults: findings from a systematic review and meta-analysis The Journal of Nutrition, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

43 Trends in the incidence of hip fracture in Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain: 2007-2011 versus 1989-1993 Osteoporosis International, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

44 Can vitamin D metabolite measurements facilitate a “treat-to-target” paradigm to guide vitamin D supplementation? Osteoporosis International, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

45 Learning to detect, categorize, and identify skin lesions: A meta-analysis JAMA Dermatology, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

46 Reasons for failure to receive pneumococcal and influenza vaccinations among immunosuppressed patients with systemic lupus erythematosus Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

47 A systematic review of hospital foodservice patient satisfaction studies Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

48 A systematic review and meta-analysis of changes in body weight in clinical trials of vegetarian diets Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

49 Effects of protein supplementation in older adults undergoing resistance training: a systematic review and meta-analysis Sports Medicine, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

50 Associations of objectively measured built-environment attributes with youth moderate–vigorous physical activity: a systematic review and meta-analysis Sports Medicine, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

51 Effect of repetition duration during resistance training on muscle hypertrophy: a systematic review and meta-analysis Sports Medicine, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

52 Comparison of tocilizumab as monotherapy or with add-on disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and inadequate responses to previous treatments: an open-label study close to clinical practice Clinical Rheumatology, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

53 Diagnostic value of serum complement C3 and C4 levels in Chinese patients with systemic lupus erythematosus Clinical Rheumatology, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

54 Iron intake and status of children aged 6-36 months in Europe: A systematic review Annals of Nutrition and Metabolism, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

55 Acupuncture for the treatment of allergic rhinitis: A systematic review and meta-analysis The American Journal of Rhinology & Allergy, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

56 Sequential therapy or standard triple therapy for Helicobacter pylori infection: An updated systematic review American Journal of Therapeutics, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

57 The prevalence of knee injuries ipsilateral to tibial shaft fractures and their impact on clinical outcome European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

58 Improving physical functional and quality of life in older adults with multiple sclerosis via a DVD-delivered exercise intervention: a study protocol BMJ Open, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

59 Partners for the optimal organisation of the healthcare continuum for high users of health and social services: protocol of a developmental evaluation case study design BMJ Open, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

60 Protocol investigating the clinical utility of an objective measure of activity and attention (QbTest) on diagnostic and treatment decision-making in children and young people with ADHD--Assessing QbTest Utility in ADHD (AQUA): a randomised controlled trial BMJ Open, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

61 Examining the reliability and validity of a modified version of the International Physical Activity Questionnaire, long form (IPAQ-LF) in Nigeria: a cross-sectional study BMJ Open, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

62 The current provision of community-based teaching in UK medical schools: an online survey and systematic review BMJ Open, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

63 A comparison of patient-specific and conventional instrumentation for total knee arthroplasty: A multicenter randomized controlled trial The Bone & Joint Journal, January 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

64 Meta-analysis of cognitive impairment in first-episode bipolar disorder: Comparison with first-episode schizophrenia and healthy controls Schizophrenia Bulletin, January 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

65 Is good insight associated with depression among patients with schizophrenia?: Systematic review and meta-analysis Schizophrenia Research, January 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

66 The effect of implementation intention on prospective memory: A systematic and meta-analytic review Psychiatry Research, January 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

67 The preventive antibiotics in stroke study (pass): a pragmatic randomised open-label masked endpoint clinical trial The Lancet, January 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

68 Adjunct prednisone therapy for patients with community-acquired pneumonia: a multicentre, double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled trial The Lancet, January 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

69 Zotarolimus-eluting durable-polymer-coated stent versus a biolimus-eluting biodegradable-polymer-coated stent in unselected patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (SORT OUT VI): a randomised non-inferiority trial The Lancet, January 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

70 Jumping to conclusions about the beads task?: A meta-analysis of delusional ideation and data-gathering Schizophrenia Bulletin, January 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

71 “Systematic review of the evidence for a liberalized diet in the management of diabetes mellitus in older adults residing in aged care facilities” Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, January 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

72 The MRI appearances of cancellous allograft bone chips after the excision of bone tumors The Bone & Joint Journal, January 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

73 Cognitive behavioral therapy for hoarding disorder: A meta-analysis Depression and Anxiety, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

74 Second-generation antipsychotic effect on cognition in patients with schizophrenia— A meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

75 Psychoeducation for relapse prevention in bipolar disorder: A systematic review of efficacy in randomized controlled trials Bipolar Disorders, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

76 Ethnic differences in resting heart rate variability: A systematic review and meta-analysis Psychosomatic Medicine, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

77 TBX6 null variants and a common hypomorphic allele in congenital scoliosis New England Journal of Medicine, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

78 Causes and timing of death in extremely premature infants from 2000 through 2011 New England Journal of Medicine, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article
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