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Paracetamol and selective and non-selective non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for the reduction in morphine-related side-effects after major surgery: a systematic review.
Non-opioid analgesics, paracetamol, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), or cyclo-oxygenase 2 (COX-2) inhibitors are often given along with morphine as part of multimodal analgesia afterExpand
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Impact of presumed consent for organ donation on donation rates: a systematic review
Objectives To examine the impact of a system of presumed consent for organ donation on donation rates and to review data on attitudes towards presumed consent. Design Systematic review. Data sourcesExpand
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Management of frozen shoulder: a systematic review and cost-effectiveness analysis.
BACKGROUND Frozen shoulder is condition in which movement of the shoulder becomes restricted. It can be described as either primary (idiopathic) whereby the aetiology is unknown, or secondary, whenExpand
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Continuous positive airway pressure devices for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnoea-hypopnoea syndrome: a systematic review and economic analysis.
OBJECTIVES To determine the clinical effectiveness, safety and cost-effectiveness of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) devices for the treatment of obstructive apnoea-hypopnoea syndromeExpand
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A systematic review highlights threats to validity in studies of barriers to cancer trial participation.
OBJECTIVE To investigate the barriers, modifiers, and benefits involved in participating in randomized controlled trials of cancer therapies as perceived by health care providers and patients. Expand
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Interventions for adult Eustachian tube dysfunction: a systematic review.
BACKGROUND Eustachian tube dysfunction (ETD) is the inability of the Eustachian tube (ET) to adequately perform at least one of its functions: to protect the middle ear from sources of disease, toExpand
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A systematic review of presumed consent systems for deceased organ donation.
OBJECTIVES To examine the impact of presumed consent legislation on organ donation and to review data on attitudes to presumed consent among the public, professionals and any other stakeholders. Expand
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Paracetamol and selective and non-selective non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) for the reduction of morphine-related side effects after major surgery: a systematic review.
OBJECTIVES To determine which class of non-opioid analgesics - paracetamol (acetaminophen), NSAIDs or COX-2 inhibitors - is the most effective at reducing morphine consumption and associated adverseExpand
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Systematic review of the limited evidence base for treatments of Eustachian tube dysfunction: a health technology assessment
The Health Technology Assessment programme commissioned a wide‐ranging review of treatments for adult Eustachian tube dysfunction. Treatments range from advice and observation and pharmacologicalExpand
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Enhanced external counterpulsation for the treatment of stable angina and heart failure: a systematic review and economic analysis.
OBJECTIVES To determine the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of enhanced external counterpulsation (EECP) compared with usual care and placebo for refractory stable angina and heartExpand
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