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Non-Surgical Interventions for Acute Internal Hordeolum
K Lindsley et al. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1, CD007742.
We did not find any evidence for or against the effectiveness of non-surgical interventions for the treatment of an internal hordeolum. Controlled clinical trials would be useful to determine which interventions are effective for the treatment of acute internal hordeola.
  • Review Article
Intensive Case Management for Severe Mental Illness
M Dieterich et al. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1, CD007906.
Based on very low- to moderate-quality evidence, ICM is effective in ameliorating many outcomes relevant to people with severe mental illness. Compared to standard care, ICM may reduce hospitalisation and increase retention in care. It also globally improved social functioning, although ICM's effect ...
  • Review Article
Body Positioning for Spontaneously Breathing Preterm Infants With Apnoea
RA Ballout et al. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1, CD004951.
We found insufficient evidence to determine effects of body positioning on apnoea, bradycardia and oxygen saturation in preterm infants. No new studies have been conducted since the original review was published. Large, multi-centre studies are warranted to provide conclusive evidence, but it may be ...
  • Review Article
Short-Acting Erythropoiesis-Stimulating Agents for Anaemia in Predialysis Patients
D Hahn et al. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 1, CD011690.
Epoetin alpha given at higher doses for extended intervals (two or four weekly) is non-inferior to more frequent dosing intervals in maintaining final Hb levels with no significant differences in adverse effects in non-dialysed CKD patients. However the data are of low methodological quality so that ...
  • Review Article