Evidence Based Articles in Family Medicine

1 Is impulsivity a symptom of initial tobacco withdrawal?: A meta-analysis and qualitative systematic review Nicotine & Tobacco Research, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

2 Common polymorphisms in the GSK3β gene may contribute to the pathogenesis of Alzheimer disease: A meta-analysis Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

3 Cholesterol-lowering effects of oat β-glucan: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

4 Developmental profiles of eczema, wheeze, and rhinitis: two population-based birth cohort studies PLoS Medicine, October 31, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

5 Optimal anticoagulation duration of unfractionated and low molecular weight heparin in non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome: A systematic review of the literature International Journal of Cardiology, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

6 Maternal clinical diagnoses and hospital variation in the risk of cesarean delivery: analyses of a national US hospital discharge database PLoS Medicine, October 31, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

7 Reduction of C-reactive protein is not associated with reduced cardiovascular risk and mortality in patients treated with statins. A meta-analysis of 22 randomized trials International Journal of Cardiology, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

8 Effects of salt substitutes on blood pressure: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

9 Alterations in redox homeostasis in the elite endurance athlete Sports Medicine, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

10 Meta-analysis to assess the efficacy and toxicity of docetaxel-based doublet compared with docetaxel alone for patients with advanced NSCLC who failed first-line treatment Clinical Therapeutics, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

11 Linezolid versus vancomycin for the treatment of suspected methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus nosocomial pneumonia: a systematic review employing meta-analysis European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

12 Hypoxia-inducible factor 1α expression and its clinical significance in pancreatic cancer: A meta-analysis Pancreatology, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

13 The efficacy of Botulinum Toxin A on improving ease of care in the upper and lower limbs: A systematic review and meta-analysis using the Grades of Recommendation, Assessment, Development and Evaluation approach Clinical Rehabilitation, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

14 Reliability of the active knee extension test and the straight leg raise test in subjects with flexibility deficits Journal of Sport Rehabilitation, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

15 The effect of uphill and downhill walking on joint position sense Journal of Sport Rehabilitation, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

16 Investigation of in-water and dry land training programs for competitive swimmers in the United States Journal of Sport Rehabilitation, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

17 Comparing the effects of peroneal muscle fatigue and cyclic loading on ankle neuromuscular control during lateral hop landing Journal of Sport Rehabilitation, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

18 Systematic review of the association of mastication with food and nutrient intake in the independent elderly Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

19 Meta-analysis of Atherogenic Index of Plasma and other lipid parameters in relation to risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus Primary Care Diabetes, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

20 Hamstring injuries in a premier league football team. MRI vs. clinical diagnosis British Journal of Sports Medicine, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

21 Steps to a better Belfast: physical activity assessment and promotion in primary care British Journal of Sports Medicine, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

22 Antibiotic prophylaxis of travellers' diarrhoea in athletes British Journal of Sports Medicine, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

23 What physical activity surveillance needs: validity of a single-item questionnaire British Journal of Sports Medicine, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

24 Centralized pan-middle east survey on the undertreatment of hypercholesterolemia: results from the cepheus study in Arabian gulf countries Angiology, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

25 Low-density lipoprotein receptor gene mutation analysis and structure-function correlation in an Omani Arab family with familial hypercholesterolemia Angiology, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

26 Acute cardiotoxic effects of adjuvant trastuzumab treatment and its relation to oxidative stress Angiology, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

27 Low high-density lipoprotein cholesterol is characterized by elevated oxidative stress Angiology, October 31, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

28 Effect of n-3 PUFA supplementation on cognitive function throughout the life span from infancy to old age: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, October 30, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

29 Anxiety and depression following traumatic limb amputation: A systematic review Injury, October 30, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

30 Hepatitis B virus infection and the risk of male infertility: A population-based analysis Fertility and Sterility, October 30, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

31 Standard triple therapy for Helicobacter pylori infection in China: A meta-analysis World Journal of Gastroenterology, October 30, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

32 Quality of surgical care in hospitals providing internship training in Kenya Tropical Medicine & International Health, October 30, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

33 Nodding syndrome since 2012: recent progress, challenges and recommendations for future research Tropical Medicine & International Health, October 30, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

34 Mortality risk factors among HIV exposed infants in rural and urban Cameroon Tropical Medicine & International Health, October 30, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

35 Sex differences in nutritional status of HIV-exposed children in Rwanda: a longitudinal study Tropical Medicine & International Health, October 30, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

36 Hepatitis C virus acquisition among Egyptians: analysis of a 10-year surveillance of acute hepatitis C Tropical Medicine & International Health, October 30, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

37 A systematic review of the extra-pancreatic infectious complications in acute pancreatitis Pancreatology, October 30, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

38 Algogenic substances and metabolic status in work-related Trapezius Myalgia: a multivariate explorative study BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, October 30, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

39 Associations between socioeconomic status and primary total knee joint replacements performed for osteoarthritis across Australia 2003-10: data from the Australian Orthopaedic Association National Joint Replacement Registry BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, October 30, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

40 The effect of posterior and lateral approach on patient-reported outcome measures and physical function in patients with osteoarthritis, undergoing total hip replacement: a randomised controlled trial protocol BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, October 30, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

41 Effectiveness of myofascial release: Systematic review of randomized controlled trials Journal of Bodywork & Movement Therapies , October 30, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

42 The impact of sleep, stress, and depression on postpartum weight retention: A systematic review Journal of Psychosomatic Research, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

43 The influence of genetic factors on peripartum depression: A systematic review Journal of Affective Disorders, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

44 Depression predicts future emergency hospital admissions in primary care patients with chronic physical illness Journal of Psychosomatic Research, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

45 Increased risk of hypertension in patients with anxiety disorders: A population-based study Journal of Psychosomatic Research, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

46 The anxious heart in whose mind? A systematic review and meta-regression of factors associated with anxiety disorder diagnosis, treatment and morbidity risk in coronary heart disease Journal of Psychosomatic Research, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

47 Do psychosocial resources modify the effects of frailty on functional decline and mortality? Journal of Psychosomatic Research, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

48 PROFSS: A screening tool for early identification of functional somatic symptoms Journal of Psychosomatic Research, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

49 Are children and adolescents with food allergies at increased risk for psychopathology? Journal of Psychosomatic Research, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

50 Comparative effectiveness of immunosuppressant and biologics for inducing and maintaining remission in Crohn's disease: a network meta-analysis Gastroenterology, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

51 Diagnostic performance of magnetic resonance elastography in staging liver fibrosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis of individual participant data Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology , October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

52 Prevalence of vitamin D inadequacy in athletes: a systematic-review and meta-analysis Sports Medicine, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

53 Exercise modalities and endothelial function: a systematic review and dose–response meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Sports Medicine, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

54 The power of programming and the earlynutrition project: opportunities for health promotion by nutrition during the first thousand days of life and beyond Annals of Nutrition and Metabolism, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

55 A systematic review of the longitudinal relationships between subjective sleep disturbance and menopausal stage Maturitas, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

56 Epidural injections in prevention of surgery for spinal pain: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials The Spine Journal, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

57 Expression of p16 in cervical cancer and its prognostic significance: A meta-analysis of published literatures European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

58 How to Improve Shoulder Balance in the Surgical Correction of Double Thoracic Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Spine, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

59 Correlation between ankle brachial index and coronary artery disease severity in elderly Egyptians Angiology, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

60 Apolipoprotein b/apolipoprotein a-i ratio and apolipoprotein b: long-term predictors of myocardial infarction in initially healthy middle-aged men--a 13-year follow-up Angiology, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

61 Association between in-hospital mortality and renal dysfunction in 186 219 patients hospitalized for acute stroke in the Emilia-Romagna Region of Italy Angiology, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

62 The health of homeless people in high-income countries: descriptive epidemiology, health consequences, and clinical and policy recommendations The Lancet, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

63 The durability of endovascular coiling versus neurosurgical clipping of ruptured cerebral aneurysms: 18 year follow-up of the UK cohort of the International Subarachnoid Aneurysm Trial (ISAT) The Lancet, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

64 Health interventions for people who are homeless The Lancet, October 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

65 What do we really know about blunted vocal affect and alogia?: A meta-analysis of objective assessments Schizophrenia Research, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

66 Brief alcohol interventions for adolescents and young adults: A systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

67 Initial therapy with FOLFOXIRI and bevacizumab for metastatic colorectal cancer New England Journal of Medicine, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

68 Efficacy of nitric oxide, with or without continuing antihypertensive treatment, for management of high blood pressure in acute stroke (ENOS): a partial-factorial randomised controlled trial The Lancet, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

69 Black tea consumption and serum cholesterol concentration: Systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Clinical Nutrition, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

70 A four-month gatifloxacin-containing regimen for treating tuberculosis New England Journal of Medicine, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

71 High-dose rifapentine with moxifloxacin for pulmonary tuberculosis New England Journal of Medicine, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

72 Gender disparities in evidence-based statin therapy in patients with cardiovascular disease The American Journal of Cardiology, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

73 Action Schools! BC implementation: from efficacy to effectiveness to scale-up British Journal of Sports Medicine, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

74 Competing with injuries: injuries prior to and during the 15th FINA World Championships 2013 (aquatics) British Journal of Sports Medicine, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

75 American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM) position statement: interventional musculoskeletal ultrasound in sports medicine British Journal of Sports Medicine, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

76 Nitrate supplementation, exercise, and kidney function: are there detrimental effects? Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

77 Biceps femoris aponeurosis size: a potential risk factor for strain injury? Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

78 Obtaining accelerometer data in a national cohort of black and white adults Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

79 Visual cortex activation to drug cues: A meta-analysis of functional neuroimaging papers in addiction and substance abuse literature Drug and Alcohol Dependence, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

80 Subacromial triamcinolone acetonide, hyaluronic acid and saline injections for shoulder pain an RCT investigating the effectiveness in the first days BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, October 28, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

81 Risk factors associated with antihypertensive medication nonadherence in a statewide medicaid population The American Journal of the Medical Sciences, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

82 Statins and hepatitis C virus infection: an old therapy with new scope The American Journal of the Medical Sciences, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

83 Does guideline knowledge affect treatment compliance among emergency doctors? The American Journal of the Medical Sciences, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

84 A delphi study of pharmacotherapy for noncystic fibrosis bronchiectasis The American Journal of the Medical Sciences, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

85 Impact of hypertriglyceridemia on the outcome of acute biliary pancreatitis The American Journal of the Medical Sciences, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

86 Array comparative genomic hybridization and fetal congenital heart defects - A systematic review and meta-analysis Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology, October 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

87 The impact of guidance on Internet-based mental health interventions: A systematic review Internet Interventions, October 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

88 Predictors of severe alcohol withdrawal syndrome: A systematic review and meta-analysis Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, October 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

89 No evidence for efficacy of radiofrequency ablation for treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology , October 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

90 Association between vitamin A, retinol intake and blood retinol level and gastric cancer risk: A meta-analysis Clinical Nutrition, October 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

91 Factors affecting the uptake of new medicines: A systematic literature review BMC Health Services Research, October 27, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

92 A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of the prebiotics and synbiotics effects on glycaemia, insulin concentrations and lipid parameters in adult patients with overweight or obesity Clinical Nutrition, October 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article
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93 Egg consumption is associated with increased risk of ovarian cancer: Evidence from a meta-analysis of observational studies Clinical Nutrition, October 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

94 What do physical therapists think about evidence-based practice? A systematic review Manual Therapy , October 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

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