Evidence Based Articles in Family Medicine

1 A brief patient self-administered substance use screening tool for primary care: two-site validation study of the Substance Use Brief Screen (SUBS) American Journal of Medicine, April 1, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

2 Passive smoking in the etiology of non-syndromic orofacial clefts: a systematic review and meta-analysis PLOS ONE, April 1, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

3 Effects of neutrophil elastase inhibitor in patients undergoing esophagectomy: A systematic review and meta-analysis World Journal of Gastroenterology, April 1, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

4 Short-stretch inelastic compression bandage in knee swelling following total knee arthroplasty study (STICKS): study protocol for a randomised controlled feasibility study Trials, April 1, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

5 Two-year survival of patients screened for transcatheter aortic valve replacement with potentially malignant incidental findings in initial body computed tomography European Heart Journal – Cardiovascular Imaging, April 1, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

6 Costs of unstructured investigation of unexplained syncope: insights from a micro-costing analysis of the observational PICTURE registry EP Europace, April 1, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

7 Reliability and accuracy of ultrasound measurements with and without the aid of previous radiographs in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) European Spine Journal, April 1, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

8 Heel strike detection using split force-plate treadmill Gait and Posture, April 1, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

9 Magnetic resonance imaging in active surveillance of prostate cancer: A systematic review European Urology, March 31, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

10 Virologic response following combined ledipasvir and sofosbuvir administration in patients with HCV genotype 1 and HIV co-infection JAMA, March 31, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

11 Bivalirudin vs heparin with or without tirofiban during primary percutaneous coronary intervention in acute myocardial infarction: the bright randomized clinical trial JAMA, March 31, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

12 Effect of primary care - based education on reassurance in patients with acute low back pain systematic review and meta-analysis JAMA Internal Medicine, March 31, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

13 Ombitasvir, paritaprevir co-dosed with ritonavir, dasabuvir, and ribavirin for hepatitis C in patients co-infected with HIV-1 a randomized trial JAMA, March 31, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

14 Association of aspirin and NSAID use with risk of colorectal cancer according to genetic variants JAMA, March 31, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

15 Association of early imaging for back pain with clinical outcomes in older adults JAMA, March 31, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

16 Hormonal and reproductive factors and risk of esophageal cancer in women: a meta-analysis Diseases of the Esophagus, March 31, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

17 Adjuvant endocrine therapy for early breast cancer: a systematic review of the evidence for the 2014 Cancer Care Ontario systemic therapy guideline Current Oncology, March 31, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

18 Adjuvant chemotherapy for early female breast cancer: A systematic review of the evidence for the 2014 Cancer Care Ontario systemic therapy guideline Current Oncology, March 31, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

19 A meta-analysis of maternal and fetal outcomes of pregnancy after bariatric surgery International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics, March 31, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

20 The prognostic significance of p53 expression in gastric cancer: a meta-analysis Journal of Cancer Research & Clinical Oncology, March 31, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

21 Meta-analysis of associations between neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio and prognosis of gastric cancer World Journal of Surgical Oncology, March 31, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

22 Instruments that prospectively predict bipolar disorder- A systematic review Journal of Affective Disorders, March 30, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

23 Meta-analysis of risk of stroke and thrombo-embolism with rivaroxaban versus vitamin K antagonists in ablation and cardioversion of atrial fibrillation International Journal of Cardiology, March 30, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

24 Meta-analyses of randomised controlled trials show suboptimal validity of surrogate outcomes for overall survival in advanced colorectal cancer Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, March 30, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

25 A 2 year multidomain intervention of diet, exercise, cognitive training, and vascular risk monitoring versus control to prevent cognitive decline in at-risk elderly people (FINGER): A randomised controlled trial The Lancet, March 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

26 Tea consumption and the risk of depression: A meta-analysis of observational studies Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, March 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

27 Clinical evidence for oral antiplatelet therapy in acute coronary syndromes The Lancet, March 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

28 Prevention of groin injuries in sports: a systematic review with meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials British Journal of Sports Medicine, March 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

29 Economic and medical benefits of ultrasound screenings for gallstone disease World Journal of Gastroenterology, March 27, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

30 Measuring patient-centered care: An updated systematic review of how studies define and report concordance between patients’ preferences and medical treatments Patient Education and Counselling, March 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

31 Hypovitaminosis D in recent onset rheumatoid arthritis is predictive of reduced response to treatment and increased disease activity: a 12 month follow-up study BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, March 27, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

32 Safety and immunogenicity of a novel recombinant adenovirus type-5 vector-based Ebola vaccine in healthy adults in China: preliminary report of a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase 1 trial The Lancet, March 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

33 Immediate delivery versus expectant monitoring for hypertensive disorders of pregnancy between 34 and 37 weeks of gestation (HYPITAT-II): an open-label, randomised controlled trial The Lancet, March 27, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

34 Reporting bias in clinical trials investigating the efficacy of second-generation antidepressants in the treatment of anxiety disorders: A report of 2 meta-analyses JAMA Psychiatry, March 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

35 Pharmacology of antithrombotic drugs: An assessment of oral antiplatelet and anticoagulant treatments The Lancet, March 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

36 Mortality in patients treated with extended duration dual antiplatelet therapy after drug-eluting stent implantation: A pairwise and Bayesian network meta-analysis of randomised trials The Lancet, March 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

37 The effect of tree nut, peanut, and soy nut consumption on blood pressure: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled clinical trials American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, March 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

38 Peroneal tendinosis as a predisposing factor for the acute lateral ankle sprain in runners Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy, March 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

39 Oral anticoagulants for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation: Current status, special situations, and unmet needs The Lancet, March 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

40 The reliability and validity of cervical auscultation in the diagnosis of dysphagia: A systematic review Clinical Rehabilitation, March 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

41 Azithromycin and risk of cardiovascular death: a meta-analytic review of observational studies American Journal of Therapeutics, March 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

42 Effectiveness and safety of arthroscopic versus open Bankart repair for recurrent anterior shoulder dislocation: a meta-analysis of clinical trial data Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, March 26, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

43 Antidepressant use and risk of suicide and attempted suicide or self harm in people aged 20 to 64: cohort study using a primary care database BMJ, March 25, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

44 Systematic review of neurocognition in people with co-occurring alcohol misuse and depression Journal of Affective Disorders, March 25, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

45 Mindfulness-based stress reduction for healthy individuals: a meta-analysis Journal of Psychosomatic Research, March 25, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

46 The prospective association between health anxiety and cancer detection: a cohort study linking the Hordaland Health Study (HUSK) with the Norwegian Cancer Registry Journal of Psychosomatic Research, March 25, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

47 The association between somatization and disability in primary care patients Journal of Psychosomatic Research, March 25, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

48 Effectiveness of probiotics in irritable bowel syndrome: Updated systematic review with meta-analysis World Journal of Gastroenterology, March 25, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

49 How can we increase physical activity and exercise among youth experiencing first-episode psychosis?: A systematic review of intervention variables Early Intervention in Psychiatry, March 25, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

50 Individualised dietary counselling for nutritionally at-risk older patients following discharge from acute hospital to home: A systematic review and meta-analysis Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics, March 25, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

51 Laparoscopic and robotic assisted vesicovaginal fistula repair: A systematic review of the literature Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology, March 25, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

 

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