David Rodrigues

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High intensity statins are associated with greatest reduction in mortality

• Jacqui Wise<p>London<p>Patients with atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease who received the highest intensity statin treatment showed the greatest …

Frequency and cost of potentially inappropriate prescribing for older adults: a cross-sectional study

• Steven G. Morgan, PhD,<br>• Jordan Hunt, MA,<br>• Jocelyn Rioux, BSc,<br>• Jeffery Proulx, BSc,<br>• Deirdre Weymann, MA,<br>• Cara Tannenbaum, MD, MSc<p><b>Affiliations:</b> School of …

Risk factors for death in over 65s - biggest predictor not cancer but frailty @mgtmccartney #EvidenceLive https://t.co/fOVEzHzZ18

Drug companies are buying doctors – for as little as a $16 meal

An important new study in the United States has found doctors who receive just one cheap meal from a drug company tend to prescribe a lot more of …

example over detection of thyroid cancer, 3x incidence but no change in mortality @PaulGlasziou #EvidenceLive https://t.co/iBIMHWBHwn

Incidental findings on brain magnetic resonance imaging: systematic review and meta-analysis

• Zoe Morris, senior clinical fellow in neuroradiology1,<br>• William N Whiteley, CSO clinical academic fellow1,<br>• W T Longstreth Jr, professor of neurology and …

Interventions for improving outcomes in patients with multimorbidity in primary care and community settings

Abstract<p>Background<p>Many people with chronic disease have more than one chronic condition, which is referred to as multimorbidity. The term comorbidity …

Prevalence of incidental prostate cancer: A systematic review of autopsy studies

Abstract<p>Prostate cancer screening may detect nonprogressive cancers, leading to overdiagnosis and overtreatment. The potential for overdiagnosis can …

USPSTF Recommendation Statement: Screening for Colorectal Cancer

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News & Events | European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control

News<p>Monitoring current threats, week 25/2013: ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report (CDTR)<p>news - 24 Jun 2013<p>News<p>Five key perioperative antibiotic …

How Can You Be an Effective Team Leader?

<i>Bob Pozen, Senior Lecturer, MIT Sloan School of Management</i><p>Have trouble viewing this video? Read the transcript.<p><b>Learning Objectives:</b> At the end of …

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En Universidad de Valladolid explicamos determinantes de la salud... porque NO TODOS somos iguales @jseguradelpozo https://t.co/iGfGcYGsyZ

Patient safety and the problem of many hands

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Practice Guidelines: CDC Develops Guideline for Opioid Prescribing - American Family Physician

Opioids have increasingly been offered to patients in an effort to minimize the substantial impact chronic pain has on daily function. The prevalence …

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El diagnóstico precoz del cáncer de ovario daña gravemente la salud. Diga no al cribado del cáncer de ovario

<i>En contra de la que puede considerarse apreciación general, hay prácticas que no favorecen la salud y, por el contrario, son contraproducentes. Así</i> …

Lessons from transforming health services delivery

2016<p>In order for health services delivery to accelerate gains in health outcomes it must continuously adapt and evolve according to the changing …

Why Population Health Management Is Undervalued

<i>Analysis of the first NEJM Catalyst Insights Council survey on the Care Redesign theme. Qualified executives, clinical leaders, and clinicians may</i> …