Browsing Priority Updates to Research Literature (PURLs) by Author "Levy, Robert"
Levy, Robert; Corbo, Jason M.; Prasad, Shailendra (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2014-10)An antiemetic for irritable bowel syndrome? A drug used for cancer patients may provide some relief to patients with IBS. Practice changer: Consider prescribing ondansetron up to 24 mg/d for patients who have irritable ...
Levy, Robert; Prasad, Shailendra; Rowland, Kate (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2011-07)Offer tranexamic acid to patients with heavy menstrual bleeding. The extended-release formulation is effective and well tolerated. Strength of Recommendation A: Based on 1 good-quality randomized controlled trial (RCT).
Levy, Robert; Prasad, Shailendra (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2012-11)Express your concern about long-term use of benzodiazepines in a letter -- a simple intervention that patients often respond to by reducing or eliminating their use of the drug. Strength of recommendation: A: Based on a ...