The Cochrane Library: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

DOI: 10.1002/14651858

New Systematic Reviews

  1. 11C-PIB-PET for the early diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease dementia and other dementias in people with mild cognitive impairment (MCI)ReviewDiagnosticNew
  2. Acupuncture and related interventions for the treatment of symptoms associated with carpal tunnel syndromeProtocolNew
  3. Acupuncture for treating acute ankle sprains in adultsReviewNew
  4. Air versus saline in the loss of resistance technique for identification of the epidural spaceReviewNew
  5. Alemtuzumab for multiple sclerosisProtocolNew
  6. Aloe vera for prevention and treatment of infusion phlebitisReviewNew
  7. Alternating current cranial electrotherapy stimulation (CES) for depressionReviewNew
  8. Aminoadamantanes versus other antiviral drugs for chronic hepatitis CReviewNew
  9. Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers for preserving residual kidney function in peritoneal dialysis patientsReviewNew
  10. Anti-vascular endothelial growth factor for choroidal neovascularisation in people with pathologic myopiaProtocolNew
  11. Antibiotics for gonorrhoea in pregnancyProtocolNew
  12. Antibody induction versus placebo, no induction, or another type of antibody induction for liver transplant recipientsReviewNew
  13. Antibody therapies for lymphoma in childrenProtocolNew
  14. Anticholinergics versus placebo for neuroleptic-induced parkinsonismProtocolNew
  15. Anticoagulation therapy versus placebo for pulmonary hypertensionReviewNew
  16. Anticonvulsants for chronic low-back painProtocolNew
  17. Antimicrobial drugs for treating choleraReviewNew
  18. Aromatase Inhibitors for the adjuvant treatment of breast cancer in postmenopausal womenProtocolNew
  19. Blood CEA levels for detecting recurrent colorectal cancerProtocolDiagnosticNew
  20. Calcium channel blockers as medical expulsive therapy for ureteric stonesProtocolNew
  21. Cardiovascular safety of phosphodiesterase inhibitors for treating erectile dysfunction in elderly menProtocolNew
  22. Central venous catheter (CVC) removal for adult patients with candidaemiaProtocolNew
  23. Chemotherapy for newly diagnosed inoperable brain metastases from non-small cell lung cancerProtocolNew
  24. Coenzyme Q10 for heart failureReviewNew
  25. Combination inhaled corticosteroids and long-acting beta2-agonists for children and adults with bronchiectasisReviewNew
  26. Combination of tocolytic agents for inhibiting preterm labourReviewNew
  27. Community mobilization and empowerment interventions for preventing HIV in low and middle income countriesProtocolNew
  28. Complementary and alternative therapies for post-caesarean painProtocolNew
  29. Conjugate Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccines for sickle cell diseaseProtocolNew
  30. Continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT) for rhabdomyolysisReviewNew
  31. Continuous versus bolus intragastric tube feeding for preterm and low birth weight infants with gastro-oesophageal reflux diseaseReviewNew
  32. Creatine for Parkinson's diseaseReviewNew
  33. Daily sedation interruption versus no daily sedation interruption for critically ill adult patients requiring invasive mechanical ventilationReviewNew
  34. Deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty versus penetrating keratoplasty for treating keratoconusReviewNew
  35. Deep brain and cortical stimulation for epilepsyReviewNew
  36. Dialysate sodium levels for chronic haemodialysisProtocolNew
  37. Different infusion durations for preventing platinum-induced hearing loss in children with cancerReviewNew
  38. Different treatment regimens for magnesium sulphate for tocolysis in women in preterm labour for improving health outcomesProtocolNew
  39. Doxycycline plus ivermectin versus ivermectin alone for treating onchocerciasisProtocolNew
  40. Early referral to specialist nephrology services for preventing the progression to end-stage kidney diseaseReviewNew
  41. Effectiveness of different nursing handover styles for ensuring continuity of information in hospitalised patientsReviewNew
  42. Effects of targeting higher versus lower arterial oxygen saturations on death or disability in preterm infantsProtocolNew
  43. Entecavir for chronic hepatitis BProtocolNew
  44. Exercise-based cardiac rehabilitation for adults with atrial fibrillationProtocolNew
  45. Exercise for hemophiliaProtocolNew
  46. Extra fluids for breastfeeding mothers for increasing milk productionReviewNew
  47. Fresh versus frozen embryo transfers for assisted reproductionProtocolNew
  48. Guanylate cyclase stimulators for pulmonary hypertensionProtocolNew
  49. Haloperidol versus low-potency first-generation antipsychotic drugs for schizophreniaReviewNew
  50. Health, not weight loss, focused programmes versus conventional weight loss programmes for cardiovascular risk factorsProtocolNew
  51. Home- versus hospital-based phototherapy for the treatment of non-haemolytic jaundice in infants at more than 37 weeks' gestationReviewNew
  52. Impact of epithelial ovarian cancer screening on patient-relevant outcomes in average-risk postmenopausal womenProtocolNew
  53. Implantable defibrillators versus medical therapy for cardiac channelopathiesProtocolNew
  54. Implantable miniature telescope (IMT) for vision loss due to end-stage age-related macular degenerationProtocolNew
  55. Incentives for lay health workers to improve recruitment, retention in service and performanceProtocolNew
  56. Infant pacifiers for reduction in risk of sudden infant death syndromeProtocolNew
  57. Informant Questionnaire on Cognitive Decline in the Elderly (IQCODE) for the diagnosis of dementia within a general practice (primary care) settingReviewDiagnosticNew
  58. Information and communication technology based prompting for treatment compliance for people with serious mental illnessReviewNew
  59. Inhaled corticosteroids in children with persistent asthma: dose-response effects on growthReviewNew
  60. Inhaled corticosteroids in children with persistent asthma: effects on growthReviewNew
  61. Internal dressings for healing perianal abscess cavitiesProtocolNew
  62. Internal fixation for treating distal radius fractures in adultsProtocolNew
  63. Internal fixation versus other surgical methods for treating distal radius fractures in adultsProtocolNew
  64. Interventions for congenital ichthyosisProtocolNew
  65. Interventions for patients and caregivers to improve knowledge of sickle cell disease and recognition of its related complicationsProtocolNew
  66. Interventions for sexual dysfunction following strokeProtocolNew
  67. Interventions for the reduction of shoulder pain following gynaecological laparoscopic proceduresProtocolNew
  68. Interventions for the treatment of pityriasis versicolorProtocolNew
  69. Interventions to improve hearing aid use in adult auditory rehabilitationReviewNew
  70. Interventions to promote the use of seat beltsProtocolNew
  71. Intraoperative use of low volume ventilation to decrease postoperative mortality, mechanical ventilation, lengths of stay and lung injury in patients without acute lung injuryProtocolNew
  72. Intrastromal corneal ring segments for treating keratoconusProtocolNew
  73. Invasive urodynamic studies for the management of LUTS in men with voiding dysfunctionProtocolNew
  74. Laryngeal mask airway versus endotracheal tube for percutaneous dilatational tracheostomy in critically ill adult patientsReviewNew
  75. Levetiracetam for neuropathic pain in adultsReviewNew
  76. Levothyroxine or minimally invasive therapies for benign thyroid nodulesReviewNew
  77. Meditation for adult patients with haematological malignanciesProtocolNew
  78. Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE) for the detection of Alzheimer’s dementia and other dementias in asymptomatic and previously clinically unevaluated people aged over 65 years in community and primary care populationsProtocolDiagnosticNew
  79. Minimal access drainage procedures for patients with necrotising pancreatitisProtocolNew
  80. Mobile phone-based interventions for improving contraception useProtocolNew
  81. Modes of exercise training for intermittent claudicationReviewNew
  82. Multiple micronutrient powders for home (point-of-use) fortification of foods in pregnant womenProtocolNew
  83. Multiple risk factor interventions for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in low- and middle-income countriesProtocolNew
  84. Non-invasive imaging to detect vertebral artery stenosisProtocolDiagnosticNew
  85. Non-medical prescribing versus medical prescribing for acute and chronic disease management in primary and secondary careProtocolNew
  86. Non-pharmacological interventions for somatoform disorders and medically-unexplained physical symptoms (MUPS) in adultsProtocolNew
  87. Non-steroidal antiandrogen monotherapy compared with luteinising hormone–releasing hormone agonists or surgical castration monotherapy for advanced prostate cancerReviewNew
  88. Nortriptyline for neuropathic pain in adultsProtocolNew
  89. NS1 antigen detecting assays for diagnosing acute dengue infection in people living in or returning from endemic countriesProtocolDiagnosticNew
  90. Nurse-led service versus doctor-led service for preoperative assessment in elective surgical patientsProtocolDiagnosticNew
  91. Operational Criteria Checklist for Psychotic Illness and Affective Illness (OPCRIT+) for diagnosing schizophrenia in people with psychotic symptomsProtocolDiagnosticNew
  92. Optimum antibiotic doses for Helicobacter pylori eradicationProtocolNew
  93. Oral antihistamines for seasonal allergic conjunctivitisProtocolNew
  94. Oral or parenteral iron supplementation to reduce deferral, iron deficiency and/or anaemia in blood donorsReviewNew
  95. Oxycodone for neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adultsReviewNew
  96. Paracetamol (acetaminophen) for prevention or treatment of pain in newbornsProtocolNew
  97. Parenteral fluid regimens for improving functional outcome in acute stroke patientsProtocolNew
  98. Partial breast irradiation for early breast cancerReviewNew
  99. Payment methods for ambulatory care facilitiesProtocolNew
  100. Payment methods for hospitalsProtocolNew
  101. Perioperative corticosteroids for preventing complications following facial plastic surgeryReviewNew
  102. Pharmacological interventions for preventing post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)ReviewNew
  103. Pharmacological interventions for reducing weight gain in schizophreniaProtocolNew
  104. Photodynamic therapy for recurrent respiratory papillomatosisReviewNew
  105. Phototherapy for treating pressure ulcersReviewNew
  106. Physician anaesthetists versus non-physician providers of anaesthesia for surgical patientsReviewNew
  107. Plasma and cerebrospinal fluid amyloid beta for the diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease dementia and other dementias in people with mild cognitive impairment (MCI)ReviewDiagnosticNew
  108. Proton pump inhibitors for functional dyspepsiaProtocolNew
  109. Psychological therapies versus pharmacological interventions for panic disorder with or without agoraphobia in adultsProtocolNew
  110. Rapid tests for the diagnosis of visceral leishmaniasis in patients with suspected diseaseReviewDiagnosticNew
  111. Reduced salt intake for heart failureProtocolNew
  112. Relaxation for perimenopausal and postmenopausal symptomsReviewNew
  113. The role of additional radiotherapy for primary central nervous system lymphomaReviewNew
  114. Routine use of patient reported outcome measures (PROMs) for improving treatment of common mental health disorders in adultsProtocolNew
  115. Selective estrogen receptor modulators (SERMs) for endometriosisProtocolNew
  116. Sentinel node assessment for diagnosis of groin lymph node involvement in vulval cancerReviewDiagnosticNew
  117. Single-incision sling operations for urinary incontinence in womenReviewNew
  118. Slow versus fast subcutaneous heparin injections for prevention of bruising and site-pain intensityReviewNew
  119. Structured versus routine family planning counselling for contraceptionProtocolNew
  120. Sun protection for preventing basal cell and squamous cell skin cancersProtocolNew
  121. Surgical versus conservative interventions for treating anterior cruciate ligament injuriesProtocolNew
  122. Systemic antibiotics for symptomatic apical periodontitis and acute apical abscess in adultsReviewNew
  123. Systemic safety of bevacizumab versus ranibizumab for neovascular age-related macular degenerationProtocolNew
  124. Tests for detecting strabismus in children age 1 to 6 years in the communityProtocolDiagnosticNew
  125. Thermal insulation for preventing inadvertent perioperative hypothermiaReviewNew
  126. Three-dimensional saline infusion sonohysterography for the diagnosis of focal intracavitary lesionsProtocolDiagnosticNew
  127. Tonsillectomy or adenotonsillectomy versus non-surgical management for sleep-disordered breathing in childrenProtocolNew
  128. Topical benzoyl peroxide for acneProtocolNew
  129. Topical lidocaine for neuropathic pain in adultsReviewNew
  130. Tramadol for acute pain management in conjunction with serotonin receptor antagonist antiemetic drugsProtocolNew
  131. Trastuzumab-containing regimens for metastatic breast cancerReviewNew
  132. Trifluoperazine versus low-potency first-generation antipsychotic drugs for schizophreniaReviewNew
  133. Unconditional cash transfers for reducing poverty and vulnerabilities: effect on use of health services and health outcomes in low- and middle-income countriesProtocolNew
  134. Vitamin D supplementation for prevention of cancer in adultsReviewNew
  135. Vitamin K for the primary prevention of cardiovascular diseaseProtocolNew
  136. Vitamins C and E for asthma and exercise-induced bronchoconstrictionReviewNew
  137. Water-based exercise for adults with asthmaReviewNew
  138. Yoga in addition to standard care for patients with haematological malignanciesReviewNew
  139. Zinc supplementation for the treatment of measles in childrenProtocolNew