A new bundle of Research Summaries, with accompanying quiz, has just gone online at http://www.drhairy.org/concrete5/index.php/research-summaries/. Subjects covered this time:
Why is the GMC investigating a complaint about me?
BMJ Careers 6/2/16, p183
Questions your patients may have about Zika virus
Sixty seconds on . . . mindfulness
Does mindfulness work?
NICE guidelines on the menopause
WHO analgesic ladder: a good concept gone astray
Metformin as firstline treatment for type 2 diabetes: are we sure?
Management of chronic refractory cough
Are topical antibiotics an alternative to oral antibiotics for children with acute otitis media and ear discharge?
Atrial fibrillation as risk factor for cardiovascular disease and death in women compared with men
Vitamin D causes falls?
BMJ 23/1/16 p101, borrowed from JAMA Intern Med. 2016;176(2):. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2015.7148
Does GA harm little baby brains?
BMJ, Richard Lehman’s journal review—18 January 2016
For more information about Dr Hairy’s Research Summaries, please visit http://drhairy.org .