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Effect of neonatal circumcision on pain response during subsequent routine vaccination
BACKGROUND Preliminary studies suggested that pain experienced by infants in the neonatal period may have long-lasting effects on future infant behaviour. The objectives of this study were to findExpand
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Relationship between daily dose frequency and adherence to antihypertensive pharmacotherapy: evidence from a meta-analysis.
BACKGROUND Rates of patient adherence (compliance) to pharmacotherapy range from <5% to >90%. Negative determinants include multiple daily dosing (MDD), chronic duration, and asymptomatic disease.Expand
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Quality of nonstructured and structured abstracts of original research articles in the British Medical Journal, the Canadian Medical Association Journal and the Journal of the American Medical
OBJECTIVE To assess and compare the quality of nonstructured and structured abstracts of original research articles in three medical journals. DESIGN Blind, criterion-based observational study. Expand
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Physical interventions and injection techniques for reducing injection pain during routine childhood immunizations: systematic review of randomized controlled trials and quasi-randomized controlled
BACKGROUND Vaccine injections are the most common reason for iatrogenic pain in childhood. With the steadily increasing number of recommended vaccinations, there has been a concomitant increase inExpand
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Quality of abstracts of original research articles in CMAJ in 1989.
PURPOSE To evaluate the quality of abstracts of original research articles published in CMAJ in 1989. Expand
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Population-based pharmacoeconomic model for adopting capecitabine/docetaxel combination treatment for anthracycline-pretreated metastatic breast cancer.
PURPOSE To model the cost-effectiveness of adopting capecitabine/docetaxel combination therapy in place of single-agent taxane therapy for women in the province of Ontario, Canada, receivingExpand
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Meta-Analysis of Parenteral Clindamycin Dosing Regimens
Objective: We used meta-analysis to compare clinical cure and success rates for parenteral clindamycin 600 mg q8h or 900 mg q8h therapy to treat adult intraabdominal or female pelvic infections. DataExpand
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Sensitivity Analysis in Health Economic and Pharmacoeconomic Studies
SummaryThe objective of this study was to analyse the extent of reporting of sensitivity analyses in the health economics. medical and pharmacy literature between journal types and over time.90Expand
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Quality Assessment of Economic Evaluations Published in Pharmacoeconomics
SummaryOur objective was to assess the quality of reporting of original economic research articles in PharmacoEconomics from inception to the end of 1995, in order to identify areas of strength andExpand
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