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Effect of Influenza Vaccination of Nursing Home Staff on Mortality of Residents: A Cluster‐Randomized Trial
OBJECTIVES: To evaluate the effect of staff influenza vaccination on all‐cause mortality in nursing home residents.
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Effects of acetorphan, an enkephalinase inhibitor, on experimental and acute diarrhoea.
Acetorphan is an orally active inhibitor of enkephalinase (EC with antidiarrhoeal activity in rodents apparently through protection of endogenous enkephalins and a purely antisecretoryExpand
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Comparison of racecadotril and loperamide in adults with acute diarrhoea
Methods A multicentre, randomized, double‐blind, double‐placebo, parallel‐group study was carried out to compare the efficacy, tolerability, and safety of racecadotril (100 mg three times daily) andExpand
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Racecadotril in the Treatment of Acute Diarrhoea in Adults. An Individual Patient Data Based Meta-Analysis
Racecadotril is an antidiarrhoeal drug with a pure intestinal antisecretory mechanism of action. Aim: To assess racecadotril efficacy, whatever its dose, versus placebo in adult acute diarrhoea.Expand
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Consensus statement on dementia of Alzheimer type in the severe stage.
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[Consensus statement of an interdisciplinary group of French experts on modalities of diagnosis and medical treatment of Alzheimer's disease at a treatable stage].
A group of French expert met on the 7th and 8th of February 1998 in order to establish a consensus attitude for Alzheimer's disease diagnosis and treatment. Members were drawn from primary care,Expand
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La grippe en gériatrie
Chez les personnes âgees, la grippe est une maladie virale respiratoire grave, source de surmorbidite et surmortalite importantes, car souvent compliquee de surinfections bacteriennes et deExpand
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Physician practicing preferences for conventional or homeopathic medicines in elderly subjects with musculoskeletal disorders in the EPI3-MSD cohort
Background Musculoskeletal pain is common in elderly persons. Analgesic use is high in the elderly and may involve unacceptable risk in individuals with chronic pain. Our aim was to compare theExpand
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Racecadotril Efficacy in the Symptomatic Treatment of Adult Acute Diarrhoea: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
The efficacy of racecadotril (RC), an intestinal antisecretory drug acting via an enkephalinase inhibition, was reviewed in paediatric acute diarrhoea but not yet in adults. Objective: To estimateExpand
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