The research summaries and quiz for June 2017 are now online. Subjects covered this time:
Efficacy and effectiveness of screen and treat policies in prevention of type 2 diabetes: systematic review and meta-analysis of screening tests and interventions
Screen and intervene to prevent diabetes?
Solanezumab and the amyloid hypothesis for Alzheimer’s disease
Challenges of managing chronic pain
Prevention of falls in older people living in the community
An approach to hypopigmentation
New diagnosis of polycystic ovary syndrome
Risk of heart failure after community acquired pneumonia: prospective controlled study with 10 years of follow-up
Effectiveness and safety of reduced dose non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants and warfarin in patients with atrial fibrillation: propensity weighted nationwide cohort study
Is tonsillectomy recommended in adults with recurrent tonsillitis?
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