Category Archives: Cochrane Library

Risk factors and interventions with statistically significant tiny effects


Risk factors and interventions with statistically significant tiny effectsGeorge CM Siontis1 and John PA Ioannidis1,2,*+ Author Affiliations1Clinical Trials and Evidence-Based Medicine Unit and the Clinical and Molecular Epidemiology Unit, Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Ioannina School of Medicine, … Continue reading

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Cochrane Neonatal Group: revisiones sistemáticas aliadas para el mejor cuidado de los prematuros


Cochrane Neonatal Group: revisiones sistemáticas aliadas para el mejor cuidado de los prematuros Fuente: Pediatria Basada en Pruebas.nviar por correo electrónico Escribe un blogCompartir con TwitterCompartir con Facebook The Cochrane Collaboration (CC) se autodefine como una organización internacional sin ánimo de … Continue reading

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Vacunación antigripal en el otoño boreal


Juan Gérvas, claro como siempre, repitiendo lo inútil de esta vacuna. No ahora, sino desde siempre. Veamos cuando hagan una que sirva, y dure toda la vida, y no sólo un año. Seguramente nuestro desarrollo tecnológico lo puede hacer, pero … Continue reading

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Do statins have a role in primary prevention? An update


Submitted by Therapeutics Initiative on Fri, 09/17/2010 – 12:18 Therapeutics Letter Therapeutics Letter 77: March – April 2010 Click here to download a printable version of this Therapeutics Letter in Adobe Acrobat PDF format (578 KB). Therapeutics Letter #48 (April-June 2003)1 concluded that “statins … Continue reading

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Eficacia de los tratamientos farmacologicos del tabaquismo


Eisenberg MJ, Filion KB, Yavin D, Bélisle P, Mottillo S, Joseph L et al. Pharmacotherapies for smoking cessation: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. CMAJ 2008; 179: 135-144. R TC PDF Introducción En estos momentos se dispone de diferentes abordajes … Continue reading

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