• Are antibiotics effective in preventing pneumonia for nursing home patients? 

    Mouw, David R.; Langlois, John P.; Turner, Linda F. (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2004-12)
    Antibiotics should not be used for prophylaxis of pneumonia in nursing homes. We found no studies testing the effectiveness of antibiotics in preventing pneumonia in any population, including persons with predisposing ...
  • What are the causes of hypomagnesemia? 

    Mouw, David R.; Latessa, Robyn A.; Sullo, Elaine J. (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2005-02)
    The causes of magnesium depletion and hypomagnesemia are decreased gastrointestinal (GI) absorption and increased renal loss. Decreased GI absorption is frequently due to diarrhea, malabsorption, and inadequate dietary ...