Evidence Based Articles in Internal Medicine

1 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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2 Early exercise after spinal cord injury ('Switch-On'): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial Trials, January 23, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

3 Relationship of neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio with the presence, severity, and extent of coronary atherosclerosis detected by coronary computed tomography angiography Angiology, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

4 Effect of cotrimoxazole prophylaxis on malaria occurrence in HIV infected patients on antiretroviral therapy in sub-Saharan Africa Tropical Medicine & International Health, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

5 Carotid artery stenting improves cerebral hemodynamics regardless of the flow direction of ophthalmic artery Angiology, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

6 The effect of exogenous creatine phosphate on myocardial injury after percutaneous coronary intervention Angiology, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

7 Prevalence of Hepatitis C virus in mothers and their children in Malawi Tropical Medicine & International Health, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

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

9 The reliability of computed tomography-derived SYNTAX score measurement Angiology, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

10 Association between malaria exposure and Kaposi's sarcoma associated herpes virus seropositivity in Uganda Tropical Medicine & International Health, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

11 Health care burden of anterior cervical spine surgery: national trends in hospital charges and length of stay, 2000–2009 Journal of Spinal Disorders & Techniques, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

12 Risk of bacterial vaginosis among women with herpes simplex virus type 2 infection: A systematic review and meta-analysis The Journal of Infectious Diseases, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

13 Exercise training in patients with heart failure and preserved ejection fraction Circulation: Heart Failure, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

14 Lower Serum 25 (OH) D concentrations in type 1 diabetes: A meta-analysis Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

15 BRAFV600E mutation in papillary thyroid microcarcinoma: a meta-analysis Endocrine-Related Cancer, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

16 A comparison of cell salvage strategies in posterior spinal fusion for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis Journal of Spinal Disorders & Techniques, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

17 Use of endobronchial ultrasound to evaluate nonthrombotic endovascular lesions in pulmonary arteries: A systematic review Journal of Bronchology & Interventional Pulmonology, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

18 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

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

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

21 Exercise training and energy expenditure following weight loss Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

22 Exercise intensity thresholds: identifying the boundaries of sustainable performance Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

23 Femur rotation increases patella cartilage stress in females with patellofemoral pain Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, January 23, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

24 Combination therapy of ursodeoxycholic acid and budesonide for PBC–AIH overlap syndrome: a meta-analysis Drug Design, Development and Therapy, January 23, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

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

26 Effectiveness of score card-based antenatal risk selection, care pathways, and multidisciplinary consultation in the Healthy Pregnancy 4 All study (HP4ALL): study protocol for a cluster randomized controlled trial Trials, January 22, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

27 Rehabilitation of memory following brain injury (remembrin): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial Trials, January 22, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

28 The relationship between the number of cardiologists and clinical practice patterns in acute heart failure: a cross-sectional observational study BMJ Open, January 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

29 Relationship between social cognitive theory constructs and self-reported condom use: assessment of behaviour in a subgroup of the Safe in the City trial BMJ Open, January 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

30 Prevalence and determinants of caesarean section in private and public health facilities in underserved South Asian communities: cross-sectional analysis of data from Bangladesh, India and Nepal BMJ Open, January 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

31 Clinical safety, tolerability, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of the novel factorXa inhibitor DY-807f in healthy volunteers Thrombosis Research, January 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

32 An international, multicenter, prospective study of a prothrombin complex concentrate, Prothromplex Total®, in anticoagulant reversal Thrombosis Research, January 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

33 Measurement of dabigatran plasma concentrations by calibrated thrombin clotting time in comparison to LC-MS/MS in human volunteers on dialysis Thrombosis Research, January 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

34 Analytical accuracy and precision of two novel Point-of-Care systems for INR determination Thrombosis Research, January 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

35 More efficient reversal of dabigatran inhibition of coagulation by activated prothrombin complex concentrate or recombinant factor VIIa than by four-factor prothrombin complex concentrate Thrombosis Research, January 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

36 Resistance exercise in already-active diabetic individuals (readi): study rationale, design and methods for a randomized controlled trial of resistance and aerobic exercise in type 1 diabetes Contemporary Clinical Trials , January 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

37 Design and rationale for NOURISH-T: a randomized control trial targeting parents of overweight children with cancer transitioning off treatment Contemporary Clinical Trials , January 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

38 Women in steady exercise research (wiser) sister: study design and methods Contemporary Clinical Trials , January 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

39 Motivational interviewing tailored interventions for heart failure (miti-hf): study design and methods Contemporary Clinical Trials , January 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

40 Overcoming barriers to mammography screening: a quasi-randomised pragmatic trial in a community-based primary care setting Annals, Academy of Medicine, Singapore, January 22, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

41 Oncologic outcomes of neoadjuvant chemoradiation for locally advanced rectal cancer: a single-institution experience Annals, Academy of Medicine, Singapore, January 22, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

42 Pediatric toxic epidermal necrolysis: using scorten and predictive models to predict morbidity when a focus on mortality is not enough Journal of Burn Care & Research, January 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

43 The Safety Tips for ATV Riders (STARs) programme: short-term impact of a school-based educational intervention Injury Prevention, January 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

44 Sagittal gait patterns in cerebral palsy: The plantarflexor-knee extension couple index Gait and Posture, January 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

45 Force plate targeting has no effect on spatiotemporal gait measures and their variability in young and healthy population Gait and Posture, January 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

46 Socioeconomic inequalities in dental caries and their determinants in adolescents in New Delhi, India BMJ Open, January 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

47 Theory of mind in behavioural-variant frontotemporal dementia and Alzheimer's disease: A meta-analysis Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry, January 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

48 Cognitive motor interference for gait and balance in stroke: a systematic review and meta-analysis European Journal of Neurology, January 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

49 Combination analysis in genetic polymorphisms of drug-metabolizing enzymes CYP1A2, CYP2C9, CYP2C19, CYP2D6 and CYP3A5 in the Japanese population International Journal of Medical Sciences , January 22, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

50 Comparison of an automated rapid plasma reagin (RPR) test with the conventional RPR card test in syphilis testing BMJ Open, January 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

51 Safety and effectiveness of dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitors versus intermediate-acting insulin or placebo for patients with type 2 diabetes failing two oral antihyperglycaemic agents: A systematic review and network meta-analysis BMJ Open, January 22, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

52 Increased risk of osteoporosis in patients with depression Mayo Clinic Proceedings, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

53 Altered thyroid hormone profile in offspring after exposure to high estradiol environment during the first trimester of pregnancy: a cross-sectional study BMC Medicine, January 21, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

54 Sex dependent risk factors for mortality after myocardial infarction: individual patient data meta-analysis BMC Medicine, January 21, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

55 Trends in the ambulatory management of headache: analysis of NAMCS and NHAMCS data 1999-2010 Journal of General Internal Medicine, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

56 Randomized trial of a health IT tool to support between-visit-based laboratory monitoring for chronic disease medication prescriptions Journal of General Internal Medicine, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

57 Electronic health records and transgender patients--practical recommendations for the collection of gender identity data Journal of General Internal Medicine, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

58 Nurse-led behavioral management of diabetes and hypertension in community practices: a randomized trial Journal of General Internal Medicine, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

59 Perceptions of uncivil student behavior in dental education Journal of Dental Education, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

60 Liver damage associated with polygonum multiflorum thunb.: a systematic review of case reports and case series Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine , January 21, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

61 Long-term increased factor VIII levels are associated to interleukin-6 levels but not to post-thrombotic syndrome in patients with deep venous thrombosis Thrombosis Research, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

62 Gastrodin: an ancient Chinese herbal medicine as a source for anti-osteoporosis agents via reducing reactive oxygen species Bone, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

63 Simulation-based training for emergency medicine residents in sterile technique during central venous catheterization: impact on performance, policy, and outcomes Academic Emergency Medicine, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

64 The effect of laboratory testing on emergency department length of stay: a multihospital longitudinal study applying a cross-classified random-effect modeling approach Academic Emergency Medicine, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

65 The effect of nonsurgical periodontal treatment on serum and saliva chitotriosidase activities in patients with periodontitis and coronary artery disease Therapeutics and Clinical Risk Management, January 21, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

66 Metabolically normal obese people are protected from adverse effects following weight gain The Journal of Clinical Investigation, January 21, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

67 Is there evidence that walking groups have health benefits? A systematic review and meta-analysis British Journal of Sports Medicine, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

68 Concussion in youth rugby union and rugby league: A systematic review British Journal of Sports Medicine, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

69 Seasonal variation in Guillain-Barre syndrome: a systematic review, meta-analysis and Oxfordshire cohort study Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

70 MTO1 mediates tissue-specificity of OXPHOS defects via tRNA modification and translation optimization, which can be bypassed by dietary intervention Human Molecular Genetics, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

71 Prenatal exposure to maternal smoking and offspring DNA methylation across the lifecourse: Findings from the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children (ALSPAC) Human Molecular Genetics, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

72 Disease mutations in CMP-sialic acid transporter SLC35A1 result in abnormal {alpha}-dystroglycan O-mannosylation, independent from sialic acid Human Molecular Genetics, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

73 A genetic association study of activated partial thromboplastin time in European Americans and African Americans: the ARIC Study Human Molecular Genetics, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

74 Cord serum dipeptidyl-peptidase 4 activity in gestational diabetes European Journal of Clinical Investigation, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

75 Low serum tryptophan predicts higher mortality in cardiovascular disease European Journal of Clinical Investigation, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

76 Transparent reporting of a multivariable prediction model for individual prognosis or diagnosis (TRIPOD): the TRIPOD Statement European Journal of Clinical Investigation, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

77 Family and professionals underestimate quality of life across diverse cultures and health conditions: Systematic review Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

78 Choice of effect measure for meta-analyses of dichotomous outcomes influenced the identified heterogeneity and direction of small-study effects Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

79 Systematic review found AMSTAR, but not R(evised)-AMSTAR, to have good measurement properties Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

80 Pegfilgrastim vs filgrastim in PBSC mobilization for autologous hematopoietic SCT: a systematic review and meta-analysis Bone Marrow Transplantation, January 21, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

81 Risk of adverse outcomes among infants of immigrant women according to birth-weight curves tailored to maternal world region of origin Canadian Medical Association Journal, January 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

82 Common harms from amoxicillin: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized placebo-controlled trials for any indication Canadian Medical Association Journal, January 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

83 Selective testing strategies for diagnosing group A streptococcal infection in children with pharyngitis: a systematic review and prospective multicentre external validation study Canadian Medical Association Journal, January 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

84 Crohn's disease BMJ, January 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

85 Carpal tunnel syndrome BMJ, January 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

86 Meniere's disease BMJ, January 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

87 Renal cell carcinoma BMJ, January 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

88 A comparison of routine, Opt-Out HIV screening with the expected yield from physician-directed HIV testing in the emergency department The American Journal of Emergency Medicine, January 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

89 Comparison of the Glasgow-Blatchford and AIMS65 scoring systems for risk stratification in upper gastrointestinal bleeding in the emergency department Academic Emergency Medicine, January 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

90 Treatment on advanced NSCLC: Platinum-based chemotherapy plus erlotinib or platinum-based chemotherapy alone? A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials Medical Oncology, January 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

91 Effects of the july 1997 floods in the Czech Republic on cardiac mortality Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness, January 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

92 Effectiveness of psychological treatments for depressive disorders in primary care: Systematic review and meta-analysis Annals of Family Medicine, January 20, 2015    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

93 Genotype-guided dosing of coumarin anticoagulants: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology and Therapeutics, January 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

94 The association between objectively measured physical activity and life-space mobility among older people Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports, January 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

95 ACL injury risk in elite female youth soccer: Changes in neuromuscular control of the knee following soccer-specific fatigue Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports, January 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

96 Cholelithiasis, cholecystectomy and risk of hepatocellular carcinoma: A meta-analysis Journal of Cancer Research and Therapeutics, January 20, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine

97 Comparative effectiveness of pharmacologic interventions for knee osteoarthritis: a systematic review and network meta-analysis Annals of Internal Medicine, January 19, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article    Clinical Article

98 Predictive value of admission platelet volume indices for in-hospital major adverse cardiovascular events in acute ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction Angiology, January 19, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

99 Cardiovascular disease risk burden in primary Sjogren's syndrome: results of a population-based multicentre cohort study Journal of Internal Medicine, January 19, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

100 D -dimer testing to select patients with a first unprovoked venous thromboembolism who can stop anticoagulant therapy: a cohort study Annals of Internal Medicine, January 19, 2015    Evidence Based Medicine    Clinical Article

 

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