Top 50 Summaries

  1. Physician anaesthetists versus nurse anaesthetists for surgical patients New
  2. Angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors versus angiotensin receptor blockers for primary hypertension
  3. Echinacea for preventing and treating the common cold
  4. Statins for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease
  5. Exercise for depression
  6. Vitamin C for preventing and treating the common cold
  7. Intrapartum antibiotics for known maternal Group B streptococcal colonization
  8. Vaccines to prevent influenza in healthy adults
  9. Cranberries for preventing urinary tract infections
  10. Drugs for treating people with sleepiness during shift work and sleep problems after shift work New
  11. Powered/electric toothbrushes compared to manual toothbrushes for maintaining oral health
  12. Clot-dissolving drugs for treating ischaemic stroke in the early stages Updated
  13. General health checks for reducing illness and mortality
  14. Benefits of antihypertensive drugs for mild hypertension are unclear
  15. Midwife-led continuity models versus other models of care for childbearing women
  16. Are oral antibiotics as effective as a combination of injected and oral antibiotics for kidney infections in children? Updated
  17. Interventions for replacing missing teeth: different types of dental implants
  18. Interventions for preventing falls in older people living in the community
  19. Comparing continuous electronic fetal monitoring in labour (cardiotocography, CTG) with intermittent listening (intermittent auscultation, IA)
  20. Cognitive behaviour therapy versus other psychosocial treatments for schizophrenia
  21. Continuous support for women during childbirth
  22. Do inhaled corticosteroids reduce growth in children with persistent asthma?
  23. Exercise for people with increased cardiovascular risk New
  24. St. John's wort for treating depression.
  25. Screening for breast cancer with mammography
  26. Speech and language therapy interventions for children with primary speech and language delay or disorder
  27. Using the combined vaccine for protection of children against measles, mumps and rubella
  28. Interventions to increase influenza (flu) vaccination uptake for people aged 60 and older Updated
  29. Sealants for preventing dental decay in the permanent teeth
  30. Glucosamine for osteoarthritis
  31. Interventions for preventing obesity in children
  32. Zinc for the common cold
  33. Colchicine for treating acute gout attacks Updated
  34. Gabapentin for chronic neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults
  35. Triclosan/copolymer containing toothpastes for oral health
  36. The use of probiotics to prevent C. difficile diarrhea associated with antibiotic use
  37. Evidence for the efficacy of piracetam for dementia or cognitive impairment is inadequate for clinical use but sufficient to justify further research
  38. Interferon for the treatment of melanoma patients after surgical removal of their tumour
  39. Antioxidant supplements for prevention of mortality in healthy participants and patients with various diseases
  40. Calcium channel blockers for inhibiting preterm labour and birth
  41. Surgical techniques for the removal of mandibular wisdom teeth New
  42. Effect of timing of umbilical cord clamping of term infants on mother and baby outcomes
  43. Fluoride varnishes for preventing dental caries in children and adolescents
  44. Episiotomy for vaginal birth
  45. Acupuncture and dry-needling for low back pain
  46. Early skin-to-skin contact for mothers and their healthy newborn infants
  47. Membrane sweeping for induction of labour
  48. Kangaroo mother care to reduce morbidity and mortality in low birthweight infants
  49. Betamimetics for inhibiting preterm labour
  50. Hip protectors for preventing hip fractures in older people