Category Archives: Randomized controlled trial

Components of placebo effect: randomised controlled trial in patients with irritable bowel syndrome.


Kaptchuk TJ, Kelley JM, Conboy LA, Davis RB, Kerr CE, Jacobson EE et al. Components of placebo effect: randomised controlled trial in patients with irritable bowel syndrome. BMJ 2008; 336: 999-1003.  R   TC   PDF Introducción Se han descritos 3 componentes en el efecto … Continue reading

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Impact of facilitating physician access to relevant medical literature on outcomes of hospitalised internal medicine patients: a randomised controlled trial


Image via Wikipedia Evid Based Med 2011;16:131-135 doi:10.1136/ebmed-2011-100117 Methods Qualitative research                                   Impact of facilitating physician access to relevant medical literature on outcomes of hospitalised internal … Continue reading

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La vacuna antineumocócica obtuvo un beneficio clínico marginal para disminuir la incidencia de episodios de otitis media aguda en niños menores de 12 años


Image via Wikipedia La vacuna antineumocócica obtuvo un beneficio clínico marginal para disminuir la incidencia de episodios de otitis media aguda en niños menores de 12 años EstudioStraetemans M, Sanders EAM, Veenhoven RH, Schilder AGM, Damoiseaux RAMJ, Zielhuis GA. Review … Continue reading

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Statins, Diabetes, and Attacking a Meta-Analysis


Image via Wikipedia Source: Evidence Based Medicine I’m a little late reading the June 19th 2010 Lancet, but was intrigued to find letters in response to the meta-analysis by Sattar et al. looking at whether statin therapy increases the risk … Continue reading

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