outcomes

Stiff-man syndrome and variants: clinical course, treatments, and outcomes.

McKeon A, Robinson MT, McEvoy KM, Matsumoto JY, Lennon VA, Ahlskog JE, et al. Stiff-man syndrome and variants: clinical course, treatments, and outcomes. Archives Neurology. 2012;69(2):230-8. DOI: 10.1001/archneurol.2011.991. PubMed PMID: 22332190.

Effect of aspirin on vascular and nonvascular outcomes: meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.

Seshasai SRK, Wijesuriya S, Sivakumaran R, Nethercott S, Erqou S, Sattar N, et al. Effect of aspirin on vascular and nonvascular outcomes: meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Arch Intern Med. 2012;172(3):209-16. DOI: 10.1001/archinternmed.2011.628. PubMed PMID: 22231610.

Aspirin therapy in primary prevention: comment on "effect of aspirin on vascular and nonvascular outcomes".

Mora S. Aspirin therapy in primary prevention: comment on "effect of aspirin on vascular and nonvascular outcomes". Arch Intern Med. 2012;172(3):217-8. DOI: 10.1001/archinternmed.2011.626. PubMed PMID: 22231608.

Rosiglitazone, myocardial ischemic risk, and recent regulatory actions.

Bourg CA, Phillips BB. Rosiglitazone, myocardial ischemic risk, and recent regulatory actions. Ann Pharmacother. 2012;46(2):282-9. DOI: 10.1345/aph.1Q400. PubMed PMID: 22298606.

Evaluating outcomes associated with alternative dosing strategies for piperacillin/tazobactam: a qualitative systematic review.

Mah GT, Mabasa VH, Chow I, Ensom MHH. Evaluating outcomes associated with alternative dosing strategies for piperacillin/tazobactam: a qualitative systematic review. Ann Pharmacother. 2012;46(2):265-75. DOI: 10.1345/aph.1Q378. PubMed PMID: 22274145.

Nocebo effects, patient-clinician communication, and therapeutic outcomes.

Colloca L, Finniss D. Nocebo effects, patient-clinician communication, and therapeutic outcomes. JAMA. 2012;307(6):567-8. DOI: 10.1001/jama.2012.115. PubMed PMID: 22318275.

Midwifery ratios might explain some differences in perinatal and maternal outcomes.

Falconer A, Walker J, Richmond D, Kilby M. Midwifery ratios might explain some differences in perinatal and maternal outcomes. BMJ. 2012;344:e891. DOI: 10.1136/bmj.e891. PubMed PMID: 22315293.

So what? Does the test lead to improved health outcomes?

Michelson DJ, Shevell MI, Sherr EH, Moeschler JB, Gropman AL, Ashwal S, et al. So what? Does the test lead to improved health outcomes?. Neurology. 2012;78(6):440-1; author reply 441-2. DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0b013e318248042c. PubMed PMID: 22311931.

New evidence of worse outcomes for weekend patients reignites call for seven day hospital services.

Wise J. New evidence of worse outcomes for weekend patients reignites call for seven day hospital services. BMJ. 2012;344:e892. DOI: 10.1136/bmj.e892. PubMed PMID: 22310994.