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1 The therapeutic or prophylactic effect of exogenous melatonin against depression and depressive symptoms: A systematic review and meta-analysis European Neuropsychopharmacology, August 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

2 Does screening for Down's syndrome cause anxiety in pregnant women? A systematic review Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica, August 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

3 Youth experimentation with e-cigarettes another interpretation of the data JAMA, August 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

4 Cardiovascular risk and events in 17 low-, middle-, and high-income countries New England Journal of Medicine, August 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

5 Transmission of MERS-coronavirus in household contacts New England Journal of Medicine, August 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

6 Long-term colorectal-cancer mortality after adenoma removal New England Journal of Medicine, August 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

7 Calcium intake and colorectal adenoma risk: Dose-response meta-analysis of prospective observational studies International Journal of Cancer, August 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

8 Status of prevalence study on multimorbidity of chronic disease in China: Systematic review Geriatrics and Gerontology International, August 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

9 A randomized controlled pilot trial of the functional assessment screening tablet to engage patients at the point of care Journal of General Internal Medicine, August 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

10 Gender differences in resources and negotiation among highly motivated physician-scientists Journal of General Internal Medicine, August 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

11 Comparing patient outcomes of academician-preceptors, hospitalist-preceptors, and hospitalists on internal medicine services in an academic medical center Journal of General Internal Medicine, August 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

12 Is the sequential laser technique for twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome truly superior to the standard selective technique - A meta-analysis Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy, August 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

13 Influence of pressure changes on recruitment pattern and neck muscle activities during Cranio-Cervical Flexion Tests (CCFTs) Journal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation, August 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

14 The immune system in children with malnutrition—a systematic review PLOS ONE, August 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

15 Comparison of isokinetic hip abduction and adduction peak torques and ratio between sexes Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine, August 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

16 Creatine kinase levels during preseason camp in national collegiate athletic association division I football athletes Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine, August 29, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

17 Neurobiology of cognitive remediation therapy for schizophrenia: A systematic review Frontiers in Psychiatry, August 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

18 Sustained care intervention and postdischarge smoking cessation among hospitalized adults: a randomized clinical trial JAMA, August 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

19 Vertical transmission of hepatitis C virus: Systematic review and meta-analysis Clinical Infectious Diseases, August 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

20 Concurrent exercise on a gravity-independent device during simulated microgravity Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, August 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

21 No effect of caloric restriction or exercise on radiation repair capacity Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, August 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

22 Fitness change effects on midlife metabolic outcomes: the CARDIA study Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, August 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

23 Time-based physical activity interventions for weight loss: a randomized trial Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, August 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

24 Effectiveness of therapeutic patient education for adults with migraine - A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Pain Medicine, August 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

25 Barriers to and incentives for achieving partograph use in obstetric practice in low- and middle-income countries: A systematic review BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, August 28, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

26 Audit-identified avoidable factors in maternal and perinatal deaths in low resource settings: A systematic review BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, August 28, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

27 CYP1A1 polymorphism interactions with smoking status in oral cancer risk: Evidence from epidemiological studies Tumor Biology, August 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

28 Predictors of functional deterioration in Chinese patients with Psoriatic arthritis: a longitudinal study BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, August 28, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

29 Upper body and lower limbs musculoskeletal symptoms and health inequalities in Europe. An analysis of cross-sectional data BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, August 28, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

30 Alcohol interventions, alcohol policy and intimate partner violence: a systematic review BMC Public Health, August 28, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

31 Shoulder functional performance status of Minor League professional baseball pitchers Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, August 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

32 Effect of providing conditional economic compensation on uptake of voluntary medical male circumcision in Kenya: a randomized clinical trial JAMA, August 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

33 The effects of virgin coconut oil (vco) as supplementation on quality of life (qol) among breast cancer patients Lipids in Health and Disease, August 28, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

34 Mean platelet volume is elevated in patients with low high-density lipoprotein cholesterol Angiology, August 28, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

35 Reducing depression during the menopausal transition: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial Trials, August 27, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

36 Treatment of hepatitis C: A systematic review JAMA, August 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

37 A posteriori dietary patterns are related to risk of type 2 diabetes: findings from a systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, August 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

38 Is tactile acuity altered in people with chronic pain? a systematic review and meta-analysis The Journal of Pain, August 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

39 Bullying prevalence across contexts: a meta-analysis measuring cyber and traditional bullying Journal of Adolescent Health, August 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

40 Adherence measurement and patient recruitment methods are poor in intervention trials to improve patient adherence Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, August 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

41 The preventive effect of atorvastatin on atrial fibrillation: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials BMC Cardiovascular Disorders, August 27, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

42 HPV catch-up vaccination of young women: a systematic review and meta-analysis BMC Public Health, August 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

43 The incidence of secondary vertebral fracture of vertebral augmentation techniques versus conservative treatment for painful osteoporotic vertebral fractures: A systematic review and meta-analysis Acta Radiologica, August 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

44 An approach to trial design and analysis in the era of non-proportional hazards of the treatment effect Trials, August 27, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

45 A pilot randomised controlled trial of a Telehealth intervention in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: challenges of clinician-led data collection Trials, August 27, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

46 The geographic and demographic scope of shared sanitation: an analysis of national survey data from low- and middle-income countries Tropical Medicine & International Health, August 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

47 Treatment moderators of cognitive behavior therapy to reduce aggressive behavior: A meta-analysis European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

48 Extended RAS mutations and anti-EGFR monoclonal antibody survival benefit in metastatic colorectal cancer: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Annals of Oncology, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

49 What level of bowel prep quality requires early repeat colonoscopy: systematic review and meta-analysis of the impact of preparation quality on adenoma detection rate The American Journal of Gastroenterology, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

50 Miralax with Gatorade for bowel preparation: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials The American Journal of Gastroenterology, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

51 Being overweight or obese and risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis among women: A prospective cohort study Annals of Rheumatic Diseases, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

52 Clinical findings just after return to play predict hamstring re-injury, but baseline MRI findings do not British Journal of Sports Medicine, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

53 Ovarian responsiveness in women receiving fertility treatment after methotrexate for ectopic pregnancy: A systematic review and meta-analysis Human Reproduction, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

54 Vitamin E and wound healing: An evidence-based review International Wound Journal, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

55 Comparable benefit of β-blocker therapy in heart failure across regions of the world: meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials Canadian Journal of Cardiology, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

56 Prospective nutritional analysis of a diverse trauma population demonstrates substantial hypovitaminosis D Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

57 Does cervical ripening at term using a high volume foley catheter result in a lower caesarean section rate than a low volume foley catheter? a systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada, August 26, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

58 Perinatal outcomes of twin anemia-polycythemia sequence: A systematic review Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada, August 26, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

59 Coffee consumption and mortality from all causes, cardiovascular disease, and cancer: a dose-response meta-analysis American Journal of Epidemiology, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

60 Vitamin D status and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma: A meta-analysis Cancer Causes and Control, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

61 Clinical characteristics and outcomes of uterine tumors resembling ovarian sex-cord tumors (UTROSCT): A systematic review of literature European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

62 Contemporary systematic review and meta-analysis of early outcomes with percutaneous treatment for infrapopliteal atherosclerotic disease Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

63 Shift work and diabetes mellitus: a meta-analysis of observational studies Occupational and Environmental Medicine, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

64 A review and meta-analysis of cancer risks in relation to Portland cement exposure Occupational and Environmental Medicine, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

65 Associations among epoetin therapy, inflammation, nutritional status, and mortality in patients on hemodialysis Journal of Renal Nutrition, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

66 Mortality predictive role of serum uric acid in diabetic hemodialysis patients Journal of Renal Nutrition, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

67 Lack of association between the 389C>T polymorphism (rs769217) in the catalase (CAT) gene and the risk of vitiligo: An update by meta-analysis Australasian Journal of Dermatology, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

68 Antimicrobial resistance in the respiratory microbiota of people with cystic fibrosis The Lancet, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

69 Effect of flexible sigmoidoscopy screening on colorectal cancer incidence and mortality: a randomized clinical trial JAMA, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

70 Association between analytic strategy and estimates of treatment outcomes in meta-analyses JAMA, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

71 Pentraxin-3 level at admission is a strong predictor of short-term mortality in a community-based hospital setting Journal of Internal Medicine, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

72 MRI observations at return to play of clinically recovered hamstring injuries British Journal of Sports Medicine, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

73 Risk factors, testing and preventative strategies for non-contact injuries in professional football: current perceptions and practices of 44 teams from various premier leagues British Journal of Sports Medicine, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

74 At return to play following hamstring injury the majority of professional football players have residual isokinetic deficits British Journal of Sports Medicine, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

75 Excellent reliability for MRI grading and prognostic parameters in acute hamstring injuries British Journal of Sports Medicine, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

76 Barth syndrome without tetralinoleoyl cardiolipin deficiency: a possible ameliorated phenotype Journal of Inherited Metabolic Disease, August 26, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

77 Addition of intrarectal local analgesia to periprostatic nerve block improves pain control for transrectal ultrasonography-guided prostate biopsy: A systematic review and meta-analysis International Journal of Urology, August 25, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

78 Adding psychotherapy to antidepressant medication in depression and anxiety disorders: A meta-analysis FOCUS, August 25, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

79 Increased cardiovascular disease mortality associated with excessive exercise in heart attack survivors Mayo Clinic Proceedings, August 25, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

80 The supplemental nutrition assistance program and dietary quality among US adults: Findings from a nationally representative survey Mayo Clinic Proceedings, August 25, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

81 Randomized controlled trial lifestyle interventions for Asian Americans: A systematic review Preventive Medicine, August 25, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

82 Why do they keep coming back? Psychosocial aetiology of persistence of frequent attendance in primary care: A prospective cohort study Journal of Psychosomatic Research, August 25, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

83 Does general exercise training before and during pregnancy influence the pelvic floor opening and delivery outcome? A 3D/4D ultrasound study following nulliparous pregnant women from mid-pregnancy to childbirth British Journal of Sports Medicine, August 25, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

84 Sports-related concussion increases the risk of subsequent injury by about 50% in elite male football players British Journal of Sports Medicine, August 25, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

85 The epidemiology of 1345 shoulder dislocations and subluxations in French Rugby Union players: a five-season prospective study from 2008 to 2013 British Journal of Sports Medicine, August 25, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

86 The International Rugby Board (IRB) Pitch Side Concussion Assessment trial: a pilot test accuracy study British Journal of Sports Medicine, August 25, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

87 Standard and trace-dose lithium: A systematic review of dementia prevention and other behavioral benefits Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, August 25, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

88 Malaria in school-age children in Africa: an increasingly important challenge Tropical Medicine & International Health, August 25, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

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