Browsing Department of Family and Community Medicine (MU) by Title "EBM on the wards (Evidence-based practice, 2012)"
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(Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2012-11)Bedrest does not prevent complications such as pulmonary embolism (PE) and death (SOR: A, metaanalysis of RCTs and prospective cohort study).
(Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2012-11)Enoxaparin is associated with fewer recurrent ischemic events, does not increase major bleeding events, and is preferred over unfractionated heparin (UFH) for the acute treatment of non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction ...
(Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2012-11)For patients diagnosed with deep vein thrombosis (DVT) or pulmonary embolism (PE), fixed-dose low-molecular-weight heparins (LMWH) are more effective and safer than adjusted-dose intravenous unfractionated heparin (UFH).
What is the value of a follow-up chest x-ray in a patient who has been hospitalized for community-acquired pneumonia? (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2012-07)In hospitalized patients with community-acquired pneumonia (CAP), the resolution of radiographic abnormalities does not appear to correlate with clinical cure as assessed by physicians. Monitoring patients at 1 and 4 weeks ...