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Documents from 2016

Antibiotic prescribing in Danish general practice 2004–13, Rune Aabenhus, Volkert Siersma, Malene Hansen, and Lars Bjerrum

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Evidence base and future research directions in the management of low back pain, Allan Abbott

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Exercise training characteristics in cardiac rehabilitation programmes: A cross-sectional survey of Australian practice, Bridget Abell, Paul P. Glasziou, University of Western Australia, and Tammy C. Hoffmann

Injury prevention in the meat industry: Limited evidence of effectiveness for ergonomic programs in reducing the severity of musculoskeletal injuries, Kerry Adam, Libby Gibson, and Margaret Cook

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Do Cochrane summaries help student midwives understand the findings of Cochrane systematic reviews: The BRIEF randomised trial, Fiona Alderdice, Jenny McNeill, Toby Lasserson, Elaine Beller, Margaret Carroll, Vanora Hundley, Judith Sunderland, Declan Devane, Jane Noyes, Susan Key, Janine Wyn-Davies, and Mike Clarke

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General practitioner antimicrobial stewardship programme study (GAPS): Protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial, Minyon L. Avent, Malene Hansen, Charles Gilks, Chris del Mar, Kate Halton, Hanna Sidjabat, Lisa Hall, Annette J. Dobson, David L. Paterson, and Mieke van Driel

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Recommendations for manganese supplementation to adult patients receiving long-term home parenteral nutrition: An analysis of the supporting evidence, Bradley Baker, Azmat Ali, and Liz Isenring

Relative utility of BMD and bone turnover monitoring of zoledronic acid therapy among women with osteoporosis: Secondary analysis of randomised controlled trial data, Katy J. L. Bell, Andrew Hayen, P. Glasziou, Les Irwig, Richard Eastell, Anna Harrison, Stephanie L. Harrison, Dennis M. Black, and Douglas C. Bauer

Moving rehabilitation research forward: Developing consensus statements for rehabilitation and recovery research, Julie Bernhardt, Karen Borschmann, Lara Boyd, Thomas S. Carmichael, Dale Corbett, Steven Cramer, Tammy Hoffmann, Gert Kwakkel, Sean I. Savitz, Gustavo Saposnik, Marion Walker, and Nick Ward

International access to clinical ethics consultation via telemedicine, Katrina A. Bramstedt

Perceptions of US and Australian medical students and instructors about clinical professional attire: LAPEL study, Katrina A. Bramstedt, Clinton M G Colaco, Eva De Silva, Patricia Rehfield, and Jennifer S. Blumenthal-Barby

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Technology- and policy-based strategies for increasing supply of deceased donor livers, Katrina A. Bramstedt and Jean-Baptiste Hoang

Does the new fellowship examination format ensure a sufficient standard for FACEMs? No, Victoria Brazil and Simon Carley

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Physiotherapy for cystic fibrosis in Australia and New Zealand: A clinical practice guideline, Brenda M. Button, Chrisitne Wilson, Ruth Dentice, Narelle S. Cox, Anna Middleton, Esta Tannenbaum, Jennifer Bishop, Robyn Cobb, Kate Burton, Michelle Wood, Fiona Moran, Ryan Black, Summer Bowen, Rosemary Day, Julie Depiazzi, Katherine Doiron, Michael Doumit, Tiffany Dwyer, Alison Elliot, Louise Fuller, Katherine Hall, Matthew Hutchins, Melinda Kerr, Annemarie Lee, Christina Mans, Lauren O'Connor, Ranjana Steward, Angela Potter, Tshepo Rasekaba, Rebecca Scoones, Ben Tarrant, Nathan Ward, Samantha West, Dianne White, Lisa Wilson, Jamie Wood, and Anne E. Holland

Interventions for improving health literacy in people with chronic kidney disease (protocol), Zoe C. Campbell, Jessica K. Stevenson, Kirsten McCaffery, Jesse Jansen, Katrina Campbell, Vincent W S Lee, and Angela C. Webster

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Comparisons of eccentric knee flexor strength and asymmetries across elite, sub-elite and school level cricket players, Wade J. Chalker, Anthony J. Shield, David A. Opar, and Justin Keogh

Evaluating the MESSAGE communication strategies in dementia training for use with community-based aged care staff working with people with dementia: A controlled pretest-post-test study, Erin R. Conway and Helen Chenery

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The effects of two equal-volume training protocols upon strength, body composition and salivary hormones in male rugby union players, Blair T. Crewther, Taati Heke, and Justin Keogh

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Educational interventions to improve people’s understanding of key concepts in assessing the effects of health interventions: A systematic review protocol, Leila Cusack, Chris del Mar, Iain Chalmers, and Tammy C. Hoffmann

Relative cytotoxic potencies and cell death mechanisms of α1-adrenoceptor antagonists in prostate cancer cell lines, Amanda Forbes, Shailendra Anoopkumar-Dukie, Russ Chess-Williams, and Catherine M. McDermott

Clinical methods to quantify trunk mobility in an elite male surfing population, James Furness, Michael Climstein, Jeremy Sheppard, Allan Abbott, and Wayne Hing

Smoking status at time of listing for a heart transplant predicts mortality on the waiting list: A multicenter prospective observational study, Kathleen Gali, Heike Spaderna, Jacqueline Smits, Katrina A. Bramstedt, and Gerdi Weidner

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Effect of health literacy on quality of life amongst patients with ischaemic heart disease in Australian General Practice, David Alejandro Gonzalez-Chica, The University of Adelaide, Jodie Avery, Katherine Duszynski, Jennifer A. Doust, Philip Tideman, Andrew Murphy, Jacquii Burgess, Justin Beilby, and Nigel Stocks

Ventilator-assisted preoxygenation: Protocol for combining non-invasive ventilation and apnoeic oxygenation using a portable ventilator, Steven Grant, Faisal Khan, Gerben Keijzers, Mark Shirran, and Leo Marneros

Long-term effectiveness and safety of pravastatin in patients with coronary heart disease: Sixteen years of follow-up of the LIPID study, Wendy E. Hague, John Simes, Adrienne Kirby, Anthony C. Keech, Harvey D. White, David Hunt, Paul J. Nestel, David M. Colquhoun, Helen Pater, Ralph A. Stewart, David R. Sullivan, Peter L. Thompson, Malcolm West, Paul P. Glasziou, and Andrew Tonkin

What do consumers want to know about antibiotics? Analysis of a medicines call centre database., Kate L. Hawke, Treasure McGuire, Geetha Ranmuthugala, and Mieke van Driel

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Redefining myeloid cell subsets in murine spleen, Ying Hey, Jonathan Tan, and Helen O'Neill

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Rural doctors’ views on and experiences with evidence-based medicine: The FrEEDoM qualitative study, Ranita Hisham, Su M. Liew, Chirk J. Ng, Kamaliah M. Nor, Iskandar F. Osman, Gah Juan Ho, Nurazira Hamzah, and P. Glasziou

Prescribing exercise interventions for patients with chronic conditions., Tammy Hoffmann, Chris Maher, Tom Briffa, Catherine Sherrington, Kim L. Bennell, Jennifer Alison, Maria A. Fiatarone Singh, and P. Glasziou

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Influence of habitual physical activity on gastric emptying in healthy males and relationships with body composition and energy expenditure, Katy Horner, Nuala Byrne, Groffrey J. Cleghorn, and Neil A. King

An alternate method for extracting DNA from environmentally challenged teeth for improved DNA analysis., Sheree R. Hughes-Stamm, Frauke Warnke, and Angela van Daal

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Validity of a food frequency questionnaire to assess nutritional intake among Sri Lankan adults, Ranil Jayawardena, Nuala Byrne, Mario Soares, Prasad Katulanda, and Andrew P. Hills

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“Informed choice” in a time of too much medicine—no panacea for ethical difficulties, Minna Johansson, Karsten Juhl Jorgensen, Linn Getz, and Ray Moynihan

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Assessing the reliability of ultrasound imaging to examine radial nerve excursion, Ben Kasehagen, Richard F. Ellis, Grant Mawston, Scott Allen, and Wayne F. Hing

Carboxypeptidase X-1 (CPX-1) is a secreted collagen-binding glycoprotein, Yu-Hee Kim, Hayley O'Neill, and Jonathan Whitehead

Initiation of insulin pump therapy in children at diagnosis of type 1 diabetes resulted in improved long-term glycemic control, Eunice G. Lang, Bruce R. King, Malcolm N. Miller, Sandra V. Dunn, Darrell A. Price, and Deborah C. Foskett

Meal replacements as a strategy for weight loss in obese hemodialysis patients, Annie-Claude M. Lassemillante, Veronica Oliver, Ingrid Hickman, Eryn Murray, and Katrina Campbell

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Addressing resistance to antibiotics in systematic reviews of antibiotic interventions, Leonard Leibovici, Mical Paul, Paul Garner, David J. Sinclair, Arash Afshari, Nathan Leon Pace, Nicky Cullum, Hywel C. Williams, Alan Smyth, Nicole Skoetz, Chris del Mar, Anne G M Schilder, Dafna Yahav, and David Tovey

The effect of distal femoral resection on fixed flexion deformity in total knee arthroplasty, David W. Liu, James F. Reidy, and Elaine Beller

2-Oxo-1,2-dihydropyridinyl-3-yl amide-based GPa inhibitors: Design, synthesis and structure-activity relationship study, Wendy Loughlin, Ian Jenkins, David N. Karis, Stephanie Schweiker, and Peter C. Healy

Increasing protein distribution has no effect on changes in lean mass during a rugby preseason, Kristen Mackenzie-Shalders, Neil A. King, Nuala Byrne, and Gary Slater

Protein-energy malnutrition in the rehabilitation setting: Evidence to improve identification, Skye Marshall

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Walking the tightrope: Communicating overdiagnosis in modern healthcare, Kirsten McCaffery, Jesse Jansen, Laura D. Scherer, Hazel Thornton, Jolyn Hersch, Stacy L. Carter, Alexandra Barratt, Stacey Sheridan, Ray Moynihan, Jo Waller, John Brodersen, Kristen Pickles, and Adrian Edwards

Delayed antibiotic prescribing strategies—Time to implement?, Amanda McCullough and P. Glasziou

Suture cruroplasty versus prosthetic hiatal herniorrhaphy for large hiatal hernia: A meta-analys is and syste matic review of randomiz ed controlled trials, Muhammed Ashraf Memon, Breda Memon, Rossita Mohamad Yunus, and Shahjahan Khan

Professional attributes of the emerging academic dietetic educator workforce in Australia, Kate Morgan and Roger Hughes

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Caution! Diagnosis creep, Ray Moynihan

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Preventing overdiagnosis – winding back the harms of too much medicine, Ray Moynihan

Blood pressure targets in primary care, Christiane Muth, Marjan van den Akker, and Paul P. Glasziou

Strategic Management, Danny O'Brien and Ben Corbett

Urinary alkalisation for symptomatic uncomplicated urinary tract infection in women (Review), Dermot B. O'Kane, Sameer Dave, Neel Gore, Farhaan Patel, Tammy Hoffmann, Jeanne L. Trill, and Chris del Mar

Postoperative early major and minor complications in Laparoscopic Vertical Sleeve Astrectomy (LVSG) versus Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass (LRYGB) procedures: A meta-analysis and systematic review, Emma Osland, Rossita Mohamad Yunus, Shahjahan Khan, Tareq Alodat, Breda Memon, and Muhammed Ashraf Memon

Acupuncture in Australia, Jack O'Sullivan, Chris del Mar, Alex Barnes, and Loretta Marron

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

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

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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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

“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

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

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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

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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

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

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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

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

Impact of resistance training on sarcopenia in nursing care facilities: A pilot study, Hassan H. Bothaina, Jennifer Hewitt, Justin Keogh, Sandra Bermeo, Gustavo Duque, and Timothy Henwood

Big Eyes, Katrina A. Bramstedt

Physical activity and childhood academic achievement: A critical review, Kaitlin Cacciotti, Nikki Milne, and Rob M. Orr

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An assessment of current antenatal care practices and identification of modifiable risk factors for prematurity and low birth weight infants in pregnancy in Solomon Islands, James Cafaro, Elloise Randle, Penelope Wyche, Mark Higgins, James Fink, and Peter Jones

KHA-CARI autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease guideline: Diet and lifestyle management, Katrina Campbell, Gopala K. Rangan, Pamela Lopez-Vargas, and Allison Tong

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The effects of fluid loss on physical performance: A critical review, Andrew Carlton and Rob Orr

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Mobile phones in research and treatment: Ethical guidelines and future directions, Adrian Carter, Jacki Liddle, Wayne Hall, and Helen Chenery

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The challenge of of overdiagnosis begins with its definition, S Carter, W Rogers, I Heath, C Degeling, Jenny Doust, and Alexandra Barratt