Top 50 Summaries

  1. Vaccines to prevent influenza in healthy adults
  2. Can electronic cigarettes help people stop smoking or reduce the amount they smoke, and are they safe to use for this purpose? New
  3. Zinc for the common cold
  4. Vitamin C for preventing and treating the common cold
  5. Ways to help people follow prescribed medicines Updated
  6. Exercise for depression
  7. Statins for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease
  8. Cranberries for preventing urinary tract infections
  9. Screening for breast cancer with mammography
  10. Psychological therapies for borderline personality disorder
  11. There is not enough evidence to say that people should stop taking rich sources of omega 3 fats, but further high quality trials are needed to confirm the previously suggested protective effect of omega 3 fats for those at increased cardiovascular risk
  12. Over-the-counter (OTC) medications for acute cough in children and adults in community settings Updated
  13. H1-antihistamines for chronic spontaneous urticaria New
  14. Interventions for preventing falls in older people living in the community
  15. Intrapartum antibiotics for known maternal Group B streptococcal colonization
  16. Midwife-led continuity models versus other models of care for childbearing women
  17. Decision aids to help people who are facing health treatment or screening decisions
  18. Are shorter courses of systemic steroids as effective as conventional longer courses in the treatment of patients with flare-ups of COPD? Updated
  19. 'Scared straight' and other juvenile awareness programs for preventing juvenile delinquency
  20. Exercise for reducing fear of falling in older people living in the community New
  21. Effect of timing of umbilical cord clamping of term infants on mother and baby outcomes
  22. Glucosamine for osteoarthritis
  23. Echinacea for preventing and treating the common cold
  24. Vaccines for preventing influenza in healthy children
  25. Preventing occupational stress in healthcare workers Updated
  26. Benefits of antihypertensive drugs for mild hypertension are unclear
  27. Regulatory information on trials of oseltamivir (Tamiflu) and zanamivir (Relenza) for influenza in adults and children
  28. Speech and language therapy interventions for children with primary speech and language delay or disorder
  29. Advanced training in trauma life support for hospital staff
  30. Continuous support for women during childbirth
  31. Aquatic exercise training for fibromyalgia
  32. Antioxidant supplements for prevention of mortality in healthy participants and patients with various diseases
  33. St. John's wort for treating depression.
  34. School-based prevention for illicit drug use Updated
  35. Music therapy for depression
  36. Hypertonic saline solution administered via nebuliser for acute bronchiolitis in infants
  37. Powered/electric toothbrushes compared to manual toothbrushes for maintaining oral health
  38. Using the combined vaccine for protection of children against measles, mumps and rubella
  39. Bronchodilators for bronchiolitis for infants with first-time wheezing
  40. The use of probiotics to prevent C. difficile diarrhea associated with antibiotic use
  41. Screening for gestational diabetes and subsequent management for improving maternal and infant health
  42. Homeopathic Oscillococcinum® for preventing and treating influenza and influenza-like illness
  43. Use of computer or robotic technology to assist surgeons in performing gynaecological surgery New
  44. Clot-dissolving drugs for treating ischaemic stroke in the early stages
  45. Xylitol sugar supplement for preventing middle ear infection in children up to 12 years of age 
  46. Two different laparoscopic techniques for repairing a hernia in the groin
  47. Interventions for preventing obesity in children
  48. Antenatal corticosteroids for accelerating fetal lung maturation for women at risk of preterm birth
  49. Does banning or restricting advertising for alcohol result in less drinking of alcohol?