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61. Patients with chronic asthma found medicine information to be unclear or confusing, did not receive complete information on medicine use and side effects, and found leaflets to be unhelpful Full Text available with Trip Pro

Patients with chronic asthma found medicine information to be unclear or confusing, did not receive complete information on medicine use and side effects, and found leaflets to be unhelpful Patients with chronic asthma found medicine information to be unclear or confusing, did not receive complete information on medicine use and side effects, and found leaflets to be unhelpful | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You (...) with chronic asthma found medicine information to be unclear or confusing, did not receive complete information on medicine use and side effects, and found leaflets to be unhelpful Article Text Qualitative Patients with chronic asthma found medicine information to be unclear or confusing, did not receive complete information on medicine use and side effects, and found leaflets to be unhelpful Free Margaret Thorman Hartig , RN, PhD, APRN, BC Statistics from Altmetric.com Raynor DK, Savage I, Knapp P, et al

2006 Evidence-Based Mental Health

62. Opioids for chronic noncancer pain: a meta-analysis of effectiveness and side effects

Opioids for chronic noncancer pain: a meta-analysis of effectiveness and side effects Untitled Document The CRD Databases will not be available from 08:00 BST on Friday 4th October until 08:00 BST on Monday 7th October for essential maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience.

2006 DARE.

63. The cost-effectiveness of colonic stenting as a bridge to curative surgery in patients with acute left-sided malignant colonic obstruction: a Canadian perspective

The cost-effectiveness of colonic stenting as a bridge to curative surgery in patients with acute left-sided malignant colonic obstruction: a Canadian perspective The cost-effectiveness of colonic stenting as a bridge to curative surgery in patients with acute left-sided malignant colonic obstruction: a Canadian perspective The cost-effectiveness of colonic stenting as a bridge to curative surgery in patients with acute left-sided malignant colonic obstruction: a Canadian perspective Singh H (...) of colonic stenting as a bridge to curative surgery in patients with acute left-sided malignant colonic obstruction: a Canadian perspective. Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology 2006; 20(12): 779-785 Other publications of related interest Binkert CA, Ledermann H, Jost R, et al. Acute colonic obstruction: clinical aspects and cost-effectiveness of preoperative and palliative treatment with self-expanding metallic stents – A preliminary report. Radiology 1998;206:199-204. Targownik LE, Spiegel BM, Sack J

2006 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

64. Metabolic side effects of atypical antipsychotics in children: a literature review

Metabolic side effects of atypical antipsychotics in children: a literature review Untitled Document The CRD Databases will not be available from 08:00 BST on Friday 4th October until 08:00 BST on Monday 7th October for essential maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience.

2005 DARE.

65. Oral methadone for chronic noncancer pain: a systematic literature review of reasons for administration, prescription patterns, effectiveness, and side effects

Oral methadone for chronic noncancer pain: a systematic literature review of reasons for administration, prescription patterns, effectiveness, and side effects Oral methadone for chronic noncancer pain: a systematic literature review of reasons for administration, prescription patterns, effectiveness, and side effects Oral methadone for chronic noncancer pain: a systematic literature review of reasons for administration, prescription patterns, effectiveness, and side effects Sandoval J (...) A, Furlan A D, Mailis-Gagnon A CRD summary This review assessed the indications, prescription, effectiveness and side-effects of oral methadone for the treatment of chronic non-cancer pain. The authors concluded that the use of oral methadone is based on uncontrolled studies and further research is needed. This review was generally well conducted and its conclusions can be considered reliable, although the effectiveness results may be overrated. Authors' objectives To assess the indications

2005 DARE.

66. Effects of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs on patient-controlled analgesia morphine side effects: meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Effects of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs on patient-controlled analgesia morphine side effects: meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Effects of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs on patient-controlled analgesia morphine side effects: meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Effects of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs on patient-controlled analgesia morphine side effects: meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Marret E, Kurdi O, Zufferey P, Bonnet F CRD summary (...) of review methods. Other aspects of the review were well conducted and the authors' conclusions are likely to be reliable. Implications of the review for practice and research The authors did not state any implications for practice or further research. Bibliographic details Marret E, Kurdi O, Zufferey P, Bonnet F. Effects of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs on patient-controlled analgesia morphine side effects: meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Anesthesiology 2005; 102(6): 1249-1260

2005 DARE.

67. Effects of acetaminophen on morphine side-effects and consumption after major surgery: meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Effects of acetaminophen on morphine side-effects and consumption after major surgery: meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Untitled Document The CRD Databases will not be available from 08:00 BST on Friday 4th October until 08:00 BST on Monday 7th October for essential maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience.

2005 DARE.

68. Review: drugs do not improve symptoms in urinary urge incontinence and may have side effects Full Text available with Trip Pro

Review: drugs do not improve symptoms in urinary urge incontinence and may have side effects Review: drugs do not improve symptoms in urinary urge incontinence and may have side effects | BMJ Evidence-Based Medicine We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal accounts (...) OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Review: drugs do not improve symptoms in urinary urge incontinence and may have side effects Article Text Therapeutics Review: drugs do not improve symptoms in urinary urge incontinence and may have

2004 Evidence-Based Medicine

69. Finasteride reduced prostate cancer but led to more high grade tumours and sexual side effects Full Text available with Trip Pro

Finasteride reduced prostate cancer but led to more high grade tumours and sexual side effects Finasteride reduced prostate cancer but led to more high grade tumours and sexual side effects | BMJ Evidence-Based Medicine We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal accounts (...) OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Finasteride reduced prostate cancer but led to more high grade tumours and sexual side effects Article Text Therapeutics Finasteride reduced prostate cancer but led to more high grade tumours

2004 Evidence-Based Medicine

70. Review: new generation antipsychotics do not induce fewer extrapyramidal side effects than low potency antipsychotics Full Text available with Trip Pro

Review: new generation antipsychotics do not induce fewer extrapyramidal side effects than low potency antipsychotics Review: new generation antipsychotics do not induce fewer extrapyramidal side effects than low potency antipsychotics | BMJ Evidence-Based Medicine We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your (...) username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Review: new generation antipsychotics do not induce fewer extrapyramidal side effects than low potency antipsychotics Article Text Therapeutics Review

2004 Evidence-Based Medicine

71. Selenoprotein synthesis and side-effects of statins. (Abstract)

Selenoprotein synthesis and side-effects of statins. Statins are possibly the most effective drugs for the prevention and treatment of hypercholesterolaemia and coronary heart disease. They are generally well tolerated, however, they do cause some unusual side-effects with potentially severe consequences, most prominently myopathy or rhabdomyolysis and polyneuropathy. We noted that the pattern of side-effects associated with statins resembles the pathology of selenium deficiency, and postulated (...) that the mechanism lay in a well established, but often overlooked, biochemical pathway--the isopentenylation of selenocysteine-tRNA([Ser]Sec). A negative effect of statins on selenoprotein synthesis does seem to explain many of the enigmatic effects and side-effects of statins, in particular, statin-induced myopathy.

2004 Lancet

72. Ephedra and ephedrine for weight loss and athletic performance enhancement: clinical efficacy and side effects

Ephedra and ephedrine for weight loss and athletic performance enhancement: clinical efficacy and side effects Ephedra and ephedrine for weight loss and athletic performance enhancement: clinical efficacy and side effects Ephedra and ephedrine for weight loss and athletic performance enhancement: clinical efficacy and side effects Shekelle P, Morton S, Maglione M Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation (...) of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation Shekelle P, Morton S, Maglione M. Ephedra and ephedrine for weight loss and athletic performance enhancement: clinical efficacy and side effects. Rockville: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ). Evidence Report/Technology Assessment No. 76. 2003 Authors' objectives This report aims to assess the efficacy of herbal ephedra-containing dietary supplements and ephedrine on weight loss and athletic performance, through

2003 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

73. Ephedra and ephedrine for weight loss and athletic performance enhancement: clinical efficacy and side effects

Ephedra and ephedrine for weight loss and athletic performance enhancement: clinical efficacy and side effects Ephedra and ephedrine for weight loss and athletic performance enhancement: clinical efficacy and side effects Ephedra and ephedrine for weight loss and athletic performance enhancement: clinical efficacy and side effects Shekelle P, Morton S, Maglione M, Hardy M, Suttorp M, Roth E, Jungvig L, Mojica WA, Gagne J, Rhodes S, McKinnon E CRD summary This review assessed the effectiveness (...) and safety of using ephedrine or ephedra for weight loss or improving athletic performance. The authors concluded that ephedra and ephedrine provide modest, short-term improvements in weight loss, but that they are associated with increased rates of side-effects. These conclusions reflected the limited evidence available and are likely to be reliable. Authors' objectives To assess the efficacy and safety of ephedra and ephedrine on weight loss and athletic performance. Searching MEDLINE, EMBASE, BIOSIS

2003 DARE.

74. Management of opioid side effects in cancer-related and chronic noncancer pain: a systematic review

Management of opioid side effects in cancer-related and chronic noncancer pain: a systematic review Management of opioid side effects in cancer-related and chronic noncancer pain: a systematic review Management of opioid side effects in cancer-related and chronic noncancer pain: a systematic review McNicol E, Horowicz-Mehler N, Fisk R A, Bennett K, Gialeli-Goudas M, Chew P W, Lau J, Carr D CRD summary The authors concluded that they found limited evidence to support diverse interventions (...) for the management of opioid-related side-effects, as well as the general approach of opioid rotation, and that there is a need for higher quality research. These conclusions appear justified on the basis of the evidence reported in the review, though it is possible that relevant evidence may have been available that was not included in the review. Authors' objectives To assess the management of opioid side-effects in the context of cancer pain management or, in the event that no evidence was available

2003 DARE.

75. The efficacy of behavioral interventions for cancer treatment-related side effects

The efficacy of behavioral interventions for cancer treatment-related side effects The efficacy of behavioral interventions for cancer treatment-related side effects The efficacy of behavioral interventions for cancer treatment-related side effects Mundy E A, DuHamel K N, Montgomery G H CRD summary This review found that behavioural interventions could reduce anticipatory nausea and vomiting in people undergoing chemotherapy and decrease anxiety related to cancer diagnosis and treatment (...) for studies published in English. The search terms were reported. Study selection Study designs of evaluations included in the review Published randomised controlled trials (RCTs), within-subject cohort studies and case reports were eligible for inclusion. Review articles and sub-samples of data from larger studies were excluded. Specific interventions included in the review Studies were eligible for inclusion in the review if they assessed a behavioural intervention for side-effects related to cancer

2003 DARE.

76. Impact of side-effects of atypical antipsychotics on non-compliance, relapse and cost

Impact of side-effects of atypical antipsychotics on non-compliance, relapse and cost Impact of side-effects of atypical antipsychotics on non-compliance, relapse and cost Impact of side-effects of atypical antipsychotics on non-compliance, relapse and cost Mortimer A, Williams P, Meddis D Record Status This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary of the methods, the results and conclusions (...) outcomes was derived from a review of published studies and reviews. It was supplemented by a two-round Delphi study, in which a panel of 25 experts on schizophrenia assessed the impact of different side effect profiles on non-compliance. Modelling A state-transition model was used to represent the relationship between compliance and relapse over a 1-year period following recovery from an episode of schizophrenia. This technique involved identifying clinically important events and defining them

2003 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

77. Provision of information about drug side-effects to patients. (Abstract)

Provision of information about drug side-effects to patients. To make informed decisions about taking medicinal drugs, people need accurate information about side-effects. A European Union guideline now recommends use of qualitative descriptions for five bands of risk, ranging from very rare (affecting <0.01% of the population), to very common (>10%). We did four studies of more than 750 people, whom we asked to estimate the probability of having a side-effect on the basis of qualitative

2002 Lancet

78. Nonspecific medication side effects and the nocebo phenomenon. (Abstract)

Nonspecific medication side effects and the nocebo phenomenon. Patients taking active medications frequently experience adverse, nonspecific side effects that are not a direct result of the specific pharmacological action of the drug. Although this phenomenon is common, distressing, and costly, it is rarely studied and poorly understood. The nocebo phenomenon, in which placebos produce adverse side effects, offers some insight into nonspecific side effect reporting. We performed a focused (...) review of the literature, which identified several factors that appear to be associated with the nocebo phenomenon and/or reporting of nonspecific side effects while taking active medication: the patient's expectations of adverse effects at the outset of treatment; a process of conditioning in which the patient learns from prior experiences to associate medication-taking with somatic symptoms; certain psychological characteristics such as anxiety, depression, and the tendency to somatize

2002 JAMA

79. Is sensorineural hearing loss a possible side effect of nasopharyngeal and parotid irradiation: a systematic review of the literature

Is sensorineural hearing loss a possible side effect of nasopharyngeal and parotid irradiation: a systematic review of the literature Is sensorineural hearing loss a possible side effect of nasopharyngeal and parotid irradiation: a systematic review of the literature Is sensorineural hearing loss a possible side effect of nasopharyngeal and parotid irradiation: a systematic review of the literature Raaijmakers E, Engelen A M Authors' objectives The authors appear to study the effects (...) . Is sensorineural hearing loss a possible side effect of nasopharyngeal and parotid irradiation: a systematic review of the literature. Radiotherapy and Oncology 2002; 65(1): 1-7 PubMedID Indexing Status Subject indexing assigned by NLM MeSH Hearing /radiation effects; Hearing Loss, Sensorineural /etiology; Humans; Nasopharyngeal Neoplasms /radiotherapy; Parotid Neoplasms /radiotherapy; Radiation Injuries /etiology AccessionNumber 12003000015 Date bibliographic record published 28/02/2005 Date abstract record

2002 DARE.

80. Behavioral intervention for cancer treatment side effects

Behavioral intervention for cancer treatment side effects Behavioral intervention for cancer treatment side effects Behavioral intervention for cancer treatment side effects Redd W H, Montgomery G H, DuHamel K N Authors' objectives To evaluate the clinical impact of behavioural interventions in patients undergoing cancer treatment. Searching PubMed and PsycLIT were searched from 1979 to January 2000 for reports published in the English language, using the following search terms in combination (...) patients). Nausea and vomiting (23 studies, including 13 RCTs with 401 patients). Studies supported the effectiveness of behavioural interventions in controlling anticipatory nausea and vomiting. Twelve of the 13 RCTs reported a statistically-significant benefit from behavioural interventions when compared with a no treatment or attention control interventions. Modest results were found in the 4 studies that assessed behavioural interventions in post-chemotherapy side-effects. Anxiety and distress (19

2001 DARE.