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Assessment of the dimensionality of the Wijma delivery expectancy/experience questionnaire using factor analysis and Rasch analysis., J F Pallant, H M Haines, Patricia Green, J Toohill, J Gamble, D K Creedy, and J Fenwick

In-vivo organ engineering: Perfusion of hepatocytes in a single liver lobe scaffold of living rats., Jun Pan, Sheng Yan, Jun-Jie Gao, Ying-Ying Wang, Zhong-Jie Lu, Chen-Wei Cui, Yao-Hui Zhang, Yan Wang, Xue-Qin Meng, Lin Zhou, Hai-Yang Xie, Jessica Zheng, Ming H Zheng, and Shu-Sen Zheng

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Circulating microrna responses between 'high' and 'low' responders to a 16-wk diet and exercise weight loss intervention, Evelyn Parr, Donny M. Camera, Luise M. Burke, Stuart Phillips, Vernon Coffey, and John A. Hawley

A randomized trial of high-dairy-protein, variable-carbohydrate diets and exercise on body composition in adults with obesity, Evelyn Parr, Vernon Coffey, Luise E. Cato, Stuart Phillips, Luise M. Burke, and John A. Hawley

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A rare anomaly of the human spleen with nine notches associated with multiple accessory spleens. A case study, hypothesis on origin and review of clinical significance, Thanya I. Pathirana, Matthew Barton, Mark George, Mark Forwood, and Sujeewa P W Palagama

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Development and validation of the guideline for reporting evidence-based practice educational interventions and teaching (GREET)., Anna C Phillips, Lucy K Lewis, Maureen P McEvoy, James Galipeau, Paul Glasziou, David Moher, Julie K Tilson, and Marie T Williams

Women's questions about medicines in pregnancy - An analysis of calls to an Australian national medicines call centre., Eva L Pijpers, Sanne Kreijkamp-Kaspers, Treasure M McGuire, Laura Deckx, Wendy Brodribb, and Mieke L van Driel

What do consumers want to know about drugs (medication and lifestyle) in their pregnancy journey?, Eva L Pijpers, Treasure McGuire, Sanne Kreijkamp-Kaspers, Laura Deckx, Wendy Brodribb, and Mieke van Driel

Best practice pathology collection in Australia, Victoria Pilbeam, Lee Ridoutt, and Tony Badrick

Ten-year follow up of graduates from the Aspiring Dietitians Study: Implications for dietetic workforce development, Hayley Plint, Lauren Ball, Roger Hughes, and Ben Desbrow

Tapering practices of New Zealand's elite raw powerlifters, Hayden Pritchard, David A. Tod, Matthew J. Barnes, Justin Keogh, and Michael R. McGuigan

Autism in toddlers born very preterm, Margo A. Pritchard, Therese de Dassel, Elaine Beller, Fiona Bogossian, Linda Johnston, Jessica Paynter, Santo Russo, and James Scott

Topographic anatomy of the great auricular point: Landmarks for its localization and classification., Athanasios Raikos, Thomas English, Omar Khalid Yousif, Mandeep Sandhu, and Allan Stirling

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Systemic corticosteroids for acute otitis media in children, Respati W. Ranakusuma, Yupitri Pitoyo, Eka D. Safitri, Sarah Thorning, Elaine Beller, Sudigdo Sastroasmoro, and Chris del Mar

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A comparison of the performance of seven key bibliographic databases in identifying all relevant systematic reviews of interventions for hypertension, John Rathbone, Matt Carter, Tammy Hoffmann, and Paul P. Glasziou

Pre-clinical medical students' perceptions of their patient safety skills in a simulated emergency department, Eliane Raymond-Dufresne, Victoria Brazil, Patricia Johnson, and Tracy Nielson

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The dangers to children from coconut tree trauma, in KiraKira, Solomon Islands: A retrospective clinical audit, Rajan Rehan, Peter Jones, Hashim Abdeen, Heddi Rowas, and Jasryn Dhaliwal

Peer-assisted learning and small-group teaching to improve practice placement quality and capacity in dietetics, Dianne Reidlinger, Judy Lawrence, Jane E. Thomas, and Kevin Whelan

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The effect of aged garlic extract on blood pressure and other cardiovascular risk factors in uncontrolled hypertensives: The age at heart trial, Karin Ried, Nikolaj Travica, and Avni Sali

3D photography is a reliable method of measuring infantile haemangioma volume over time, Sarah A. Robertson, Roy M. Kimble, Kristen J. Storey, Emma L. Gee Kee, and Kellie Stockton

Smoke and mirrors: unanswered questions and misleading statements obscure the truth about organ sources in China, Wendy A. Rogers, Torsten Tray, Maria A. Fiatarone Singh, Madeleine Bridgett, Katrina A. Bramstedt, and Jacob Lavee

Synbiotics easing renal failure by improving gut microbiology (SYNERGY): A randomized trial, Megan Rossi, David W. Johnson, Mark Morrison, Elaine Pascoe, Jeff Coombes, Josephine M. Forbes, Cheuk-Chun Szeto, Brett McWhinney, Jacobus P J Ungerer, and Katrina Campbell

Commercial very low energy meal replacements for preoperative weight loss in obese patients: A systematic review, Lynda J. Ross, Siobhan Wallin, Emma Osland, and Muhammed Ashraf Memon

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Do we really know what they were testing? Incomplete reporting of interventions in randomised trials of upper limb therapies in unilateral cerebral palsy., Leanne Sakzewski, Sarah Reedman, and Tammy Hoffmann

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Next-generation sequencing reveals broad down-regulation of microRNAs in secondary progressive multiple sclerosis CD4+ T cells., Katherine A Sanders, Miles C Benton, Rod A Lea, Vicki E Maltby, Susan Agland, Nathan Griffin, Rodney J Scott, Lotti Tajouri, and Jeannette Lechner-Scott

Applying positioning theory to examine interactions between simulated patients and medical students: A narrative analysis, Sally Sargeant, Michelle Mclean, Patricia Green, and Patricia Johnson

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Enhancing cultural awareness education for undergraduate medical students: Initial findings from a unique cultural immersion activity, Sally Sargeant, Janie Smith, and Shannon Springer

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Is Australia ready to implement delayed prescribing in primary care? A review of the evidence, Lucy Sargent, Amanda McCullough, Chris del Mar, and John B. Lowe

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Quality assessment of diagnosis and antibiotic treatment of infectious diseases in primary care: A systematic review of quality indicators., Laura Trolle Saust, Rikke Nygaard Monrad, Malene Hansen, Magnus Arpi, and Lars Bjerrum

Grip strength measurement: Towards a standardized approach in sarcopenia research and practice, L. A. Schaap, Benjamin Fox, Timothy Henwood, O Bruyere, J-Y Reginster, C Beaudart, F Buckinx, H Roberts, C Cooper, A Cherubini, G dell' Aquilla, M Maggio, and S Volpato

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Laboratory-and field-based assessment of maximal aerobic power of elite stand-up paddle-board athletes, Ben Schram, Wayne Hing, and Mike Climstein

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Profiling the sport of stand-up paddle boarding, Ben Schram, Wayne Hing, and MIke Climstein

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A performance analysis of a Stand Up Paddle Board marathon race., Ben Schram, Wayne Hing, Mike Climstein, and James Furness

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The physiological, musculoskeletal and psychological effects of stand up paddle boarding, Ben Schram, Wayne F. Hing, and Michael Climstein

The association between aspects of psychological resilience and subtypes of depression: Implications for focussed clinical treatment models, Christopher F. Sharpley, Vicki Bitsika, Emmanuel Jesulola, Kerry Fitzpatrick, and Linda L. Agnew

How to measure home blood pressure: Recommendations for healthcare professionals and patients, James sherman, Faline Howes, Geoffrey Head, Barry McGrath, Michael Stowasser, Markus Schlaich, Paul Glasziou, and Mark Nelson

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Investigating myeloid development in the context of a spleen microenvironment, Christie Short, Helen O'Neill, and Jonathan Tan

Public health nutrition capacity: Assuring the quality of workforce preparation for scaling up nutrition programmes, Roger Shrimpton, Lisanne M. du Plessis, Helene Delisle, Sonia Blaney, Stephen J. Atwood, David Sanders, Barrie Margetts, and Roger Hughes

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Ear discomfort in a competitive surfer, Vini Simas, James Furness, Wayne Hing, Rodney Pope, Joe Walsh, and Mike Climstein

Neurophysiological measurements of affected and unaffected motor cortex from a cross-sectional, multi-center individual stroke patient data analysis study, Marcel Simis, Vincenzo Di Lazzaro, Adam Kirton, Giovanni Pennisi, Rita Bella, Yun-Hee Kim, Naoyuki Takeuchi, Eman M. Khedr, Lynn M. Rogers, Richard Harvey, Satoko Koganemaru, Bulent Turman, Sultan Tarlaci, Rubens J. Gagliardi, and Felipe Fregni

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Physical properties of blood are altered in young and lean women with polycystic ovary syndrome, Michael J. Simmonds, Nikki Milne, Kee Ong, Emily Brotherton, Antony P. McNamee, Jarod Horobin, and Surendran Sabapathy

Consensus on Exercise Reporting Template (CERT): Modified Delphi study., Susan C Slade, Clermont E Dionne, Martin Underwood, Rachelle Buchbinder, Belinda Beck, Kim Bennell, Lucie Brosseau, Leonardo Costa, Fiona Cramp, Edith Cup, Lynne Feehan, Manuela Ferreira, Scott Forbes, Paul P. Glasziou, Bas Habets, Susan Harris, Jean Hay-Smith, Susan Hillier, Rana Hinman, Ann Holland, Maria Hondras, George Kelly, Peter Kent, Gert-Jan Lauret, Audrey Long, Chris Maher, Lars Morso, Nina Osteras, Tom Peterson, Ros Quinlivan, Karen Rees, Jean-Philippe Regnaux, Marc Rietberg, Dave Saunders, Nicole Skoetz, Karen Sogaard, Tim Takken, Maurits van Tulder, Nicoline Voet, Lesley Ward, and Claire White

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Protein coingestion with alcohol following strenuous exercise attenuates alcohol-induced intramyocellular apoptosis and inhibition of autophagy., William J Smiles, Evelyn B Parr, Vernon G Coffey, Orly Lacham-Kaplan, John A Hawley, and Donny M Camera

A remote Indigenous health story, Janie Smith

Australia's rural, remote and Indigenous health, Janie Smith

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Thinking outside the square – changing from an MBBS to an MD using innovation in an Australian medical school, Janie Smith, Patricia Johnson, and Elizabeth Edwards

Addressing Indigenous health inequities: The role of health professionals and educators in Canada and Australia, Janie Smith and Shannon Springer

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Using Cultural Immersion in a first year undergraduate medical program in Australia, Janie Smith and Shannon Springer

A retrospective cohort study of QuickDASH scores for common acute trauma conditions presenting for hand therapy, Mikayla Southam, Susan Driessens, Christopher Burton, Rodney Pope, and Penelope Turnwald

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Is this medication safe to use in breastfeeding?, Amelia Stephens, Wendy Brodribb, Treasure McGuire, and Laura Deckx

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eHealth interventions for people with chronic kidney disease, Jessica K. Stevenson, Zoe C. Campbell, Angela C. Webster, Clara K. Chow, Katrina Campbell, and Vincent W S Lee

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Blood pressure variability and cardiovascular disease: Systematic review and meta-analysis, Sarah L Stevens, Sally Wood, Constantinos Koshiaris, Kathryn Law, Paul Glasziou, Richard J Stevens, and Richard J McManus

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Burkholderia pseudomallei rapidly infects the brain stem and spinal cord via the trigeminal nerve after intranasal inoculation, James A St John, Heidi Walkden, Lynn Nazareth, Kenneth W Beagley, Glen C Ulett, Michael R Batzloff, Ifor R Beacham, and Jenny A K Ekberg

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Design, development & evaluation of electrospun nanofibrous membranes as scaffolds for retinal pigment epithelium cells, Denver C. Surrao, Stuart Skabo, Yu-Qian Chau, Ioannis J. Limnios, Kinnari J. Shelat, and Qin Liu

Establishing a dose-response relationship between acute resistance-exercise and the immune system: Protocol for a systematic review., Adam Michael Szlezak, Siri Lauluten Szlezak, James Keane, Lotti Tajouri, and Clare Minahan

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Isometric thumb exertion induces B cell and T cell lymphocytosis in trained and untrained males: Physical aptitude determines response profiles, Adam M. Szlezak, Lotti Tajouri, James Keane, Siri L. Szlezak, and Clare Minahan

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Decrease of DHEA-S concentration succeeding a micro-dose thumb exertion: Mood-state determinants reflect stress-biomarker responses, Adam M. Szlezak, Lotti Tajouri, Siri L. Szlezak, James Keane, and Clare L. Minahan

Herbal and nutrient complementary medicines for weight loss: community pharmacists’ practices, attitudes, recommendations, information and education needs, Meng-Wong Taing, Eunice Tze Xin Tan, Gail Williams, Alexandra Clavarino, and Treasure McGuire

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Community pharmacist practices, attitudes, recommendations, information and education needs for herbal and nutrient complementary medicines for weight loss., Meng-Wong Taing, Eunice Tze Xin Tan, Gail M. Williams, Alexandra Clavarino, and Treasure McGuire

Exercise improves quality of life in androgen deprivation therapytreated prostate cancer: Systematic review of randomised controlled trials, Laisa Teleni, Raymond J. Chan, Alexandre Chan, Elizabeth Isenring, Ian Vela, Warrick J. Inder, and Alexandra McCarthy

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CJCheck Stage 1: Development and testing of a checklist for reporting community juries - Delphi process and analysis of studies published in 1996-2015, Rae Thomas, Rebecca Sims, Chris Degeling, Jackie M Street, Stacy M Carter, Lucie Rychetnik, Jennifer A Whitty, Andrew Wilson, Paul Ward, and Paul Glasziou

Identifying and integrating consumer perspectives in clinical practice guidelines on autosomal-dominant polycystic kidney disease, Allison Tong, David Tunnicliffe, Pamela Lopez-Vargas, Andrew Mallett, Chirag Patel, Judy Savige, Katrina L. Campbell, Manish Patel, Michel Tchan, Stephen Alexander, Vincent Lee, Jonathan C. Craig, Robert Fassett, and Gopala K. Rangan

Clinician-targeted interventions to reduce antibiotic prescribing for acute respiratory infections in primary care: an overview of systematic reviews (Protocol), Sarah K.G. Tonkin, Kay Wang, Oliver van Hecke, Nia W. Roberts, Amanda McCullough, Malene Hansen, Christopher C. Butler, and Chris Del Mar

Principles of Anatomy and Physiology, Jerry Tortora, Bryan Derrickson, Brendan Burkett, Danielle Dye, Julie Cooke, Tara Diversi, Mark McKean, Rebecca Mellifont, Latika Samalia, and Gregory Peoples

Impaired physical function associated with childhood obesity: How should we intervene?, Margarita D. Tsiros, Jonathan D. Buckley, Timothy Olds, Peter Howe, Andrew P. Hills, Jeff Walkley, Rachel Wood, Masaharu Kagawa, Anthony J. Shield, Lara Taylor, Sarah Shultz, Paul N. Grimshaw, Kaine Grigg, and Alison Coates

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Different antibiotic treatments for group A streptococcal pharyngitis., Mieke L van Driel, An Im De Sutter, Hilde Habraken, Sarah Thorning, and Thierry Christiaens

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A technique of improved medial meniscus visualization by anterior cruciate ligament graft placement in chronic anterior cruciate deficient knees, Christopher J. Vertullo, Lahann Wijenayake, and Jane E. Grayson

Dietary patterns and clinical outcomes in Chronic Kidney Disease: The CKD. QLD Nutrition Study, Shu Ning Wai, Jaimon T Kelly, David W Johnson, and Katrina Campbell

“ScreenIT”: Computerized screening of swallowing, nutrition and distress in head and neck cancer patients during (chemo) radiotherapy, Laurelie Wall, Bena Cartmill, Elizabeth Ward, Anne Hill, Elizabeth Isenring, Josh Byrnes, Suzanne Chambers, Jeff Dunn, Jodie Nixon, Jane Whelan, and Sandro Porceddu

An evaluation of parent-child interaction therapy with and without motivational enhancement to reduce attrition, Haley J Webb, Rae Thomas, Leanne McGregor, Elbina Avdagic, and Melanie J Zimmer-Gembeck

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Quantification of accelerometer derived impacts associated with competitive games in NCAA division I college football players., Aaron D Wellman, Sam C Coad, Grant C Goulet, Vernon G Coffey, and Christopher P McLellan

Quantification of competitive game demands of NCAA division I college football players using global positioning systems, Aaron D. Wellman, Sam Coad, Grant C. Goulet, and Christopher P. McLellan

Measuring the transformation of students’ behaviours and understanding in the development of ‘cultural capabilities’ in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health curricula., Roianne West and Janie Smith

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The epidemiology of injuries in Australian professional rugby union 2014 Super Rugby competition, Timothy Whitehouse, Rob Orr, Edward Fitzgerald, Simon Harries, and Christopher P. McLellan

The acute potentiating effects of heavy sled pulls on sprint performance, Paul W. Winwood, Logan Posthumus, John B. Cronin, and Justin Keogh

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Reducing the psychosocial impact of aphasia on mood and quality of life in people with aphasia and the impact of caregiving in family members through the Aphasia Action Success Knowledge (Aphasia ASK) program: Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial, Linda Worrall, Brooke Ryan, Kyla Hudson, Ian Kneebone, Nina Simmons-Mackie, Asaduzzaman Khan, Tammy Hoffmann, Emma Power, Leanne Togher, and Miranda Rose

Strategies for teaching evidence-based management: What management educators can learn from medicine, April L. Wright, Stuart Middleton, Geoffrey Greenfield, Julian Williams, and Victoria Brazil

Evidence-based management in practice: opening up the decision process, decision-maker and context, April Wright, Raymond F. Zammuto, Peter W. Liesch, Stuart Middleton, Paul Hibbert, John Burke, and Victoria Brazil

Excess protein intake relative to fiber and cardiovascular events in elderly men with chronic kidney disease, H Xu, Megan Rossi, Katrina Campbell, G. L. Sencion, J Ärnlöv, T Cederholm, P Sjögren, U Risérus, B Lindholm, and JJ Carrero

How completely are physiotherapy interventions described in reports of randomised trials?, Tie P. Yamato, Chris Maher, Bruno T. Saragiotto, Tammy C. Hoffmann, and Anne M. Moseley

The TIDieR (Template for Intervention, descriptor and replication) checklist will benefit the physiotherapy profession, Tie P. Yamato, Chris Maher, Bruno T. Saragiotto, Anne Moseley, Tammy Hoffmann, Mark Elkins, Gwendolen Jull, and Ann Moore

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The TIDieR checklist will benefit the physiotherapy profession, Tie P. Yamato, Chris Maher, Bruno T. Saragiotto, Anne M. Moseley, Tammy Hoffmann, and Mark R. Elkins

Appetite predicts intake and nutritional status in patients receiving peritoneal dialysis, Valerie Young, Sarah Balaam, Linda Orazio, Annerley Bates, Sunil V Badve, David W Johnson, and Katrina L Campbell

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Genetic loci for Epstein-Barr virus nuclear antigen-1 are associated with risk of multiple sclerosis, Yuan Zhou, Gu Zhu, Jac C Charlesworth, Steve Simpson, Rohina Rubicz, Harald Hh Göring, Nikolaos A Patsopoulos, Caroline Laverty, Feitong Wu, Anjali Henders, Jonathan J Ellis, Ingrid van der Mei, Grant W Montgomery, John Blangero, Joanne E Curran, Matthew P Johnson, Nicholas G Martin, Dale R Nyholt, Bruce V Taylor, and ANZgene consortium inc Lotti Tajouri

Documents from 2015

Negotiating communties [sic]: Sustainable cultural surf tourism, Andrew C. Abel and Danny O'Brien

Reporting and replicating trials of exercise-based cardiac rehabilitation: Do we know researchers actually did?, Bridget Abell, Paul Glasziou, and Tammy Hoffmann

Reporting and replicating trials of exercise-based cardiac rehabilitation: Do we know researchers acutally did?, Bridget Abell, Paul Glasziou, and Tammy Hoffmann

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Incidence and predictors of 14-day mortality in multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in ventilator-associated pneumonia, Basima A. Almomani, Amanda McCullough, Rawan Gharaibeh, Shaher Samrah, and Fatimah Mahasneh

Burnout among medical professionals: Prevalence, risk factors and how to combat the epidemic, Manit Arora

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An automated approach to examining conversational dynamics between people with dementia and their carers, Christina Atay, Erin R. Conway, Daniel Angus, Janet Wiles, Rosemary Baker, and Helen Chenery

Meta-analysis and systematic review of laparoscopic versus open, A Awaiz, Fatima Rahman, Md Belal Hossain, Rossita Mohamad Yunus, Shahjahan Khan, Breda Memon, and Muhammed Ashraf Memon

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The relationship between measurement uncertainty and reporting interval, Tony Badrick and Robert C. Hawkins

Review and recommendations for the component tests in the liver function test profile, Tony Badrick and Peter Turner

Palliative pharmacological sedation for terminally ill adults (Review), Elaine Beller, Mieke van Driel, Leanne McGregor, Shani Truong, and Shani MItchell

Assessment of changes to screening programmes: Why randomisation is important, Katy J. L. Bell, Patrick M M Bossuyt, Paul Glasziou, and Les Irwig

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Prevalence of incidental prostate cancer: A systematic review of autopsy studies, Katy J. L. Bell, Chris Del Mar, Gordon Wright, James Dickinson, and Paul Glasziou

Use of functional movement screen in a tactical population: A review, Clare Bock and Rob Orr

How do general practitioners and patients make decisions about cardiovascular disease risk?, Carissa Bonner, Jesse Jansen, Shannon Mckinn, Jenny A. Doust, Paul Glasziou, and Kirsten McCaffery

Is the 'Heart Age' concept helpful or harmful compared to absolute cardiovascular disease risk? An experimental study, Carissa Bonner, Jesse Jansen, Ben Newell, Les Irwig, Armando Teixeira-Pinto, Paul Glasziou, Jenny A. Doust, Shannon Mckinn, and Kirsten McCaffery

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STARD 2015: an updated list of essential items for reporting diagnostic accuracy studies, Patric M. Bossuyt, Johannes B. Reitsma, David E. Bruns, Constantine A. Gatsonis, Paul P. Glasziou, Les Irwig, Jeroen G. Lijmer, David Moher, Drummond Rennie, Henrica C W de Vet, Herbert Y. Kressel, Nader Rifai, Robert M. Golub, Douglas G. Altman, Lotty Hofft, Daniel A. Korevaar, and Jerenie F. Cohen