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    • Application of minimal important differences in degenerative knee disease outcomes: a systematic review and case study to inform BMJ Rapid Recommendations 

      Devji, Tahira; Guyatt, Gordon H.; Lytvyn, Lyubov; Brignardello Petersen, Romina; Foroutan, Farid; Sadeghirad, Behnam; Buchbinder, Rachelle; Poolman, Rudolf W.; Harris, Ian A.; Carrasco Labra, Alonso; Siemieniuk, Reed A. C.; Vandvik, Per O. (BMJ Publishing, 2017)
      Objectives: To identify the most credible anchor-based minimal important differences (MIDs) for patient important outcomes in patients with degenerative knee disease, and to inform BMJ Rapid Recommendations for arthroscopic ...
    • Arthroscopic surgery for degenerative knee arthritis and meniscal tears: a clinical practice guideline 

      Siemieniuk, Reed A. C.; Harris, Ian A.; Agoritsas, Thomas; Poolman, Rudolf W.; Brignardello Petersen, Romina; Van de Velde, Stijn; Buchbinder, Rachelle; Englund, Martin; Lytvyn, Lyubov; Quinlan, Casey; Helsingen, Lise; Knutsen, Gunnar; Rydland Olsen, Nina; Macdonald, Helen; Hailey, Louise; Wilson, Hazel M.; Lydiatt, Anne; Kristiansen, Annette (BMJ Publishing Group, 2017)
      What is the role of arthroscopic surgery in degenerative knee disease? An expert panel produced these recommendations based on a linked systematic review triggered by a randomised trial published in The BMJ in June 2016, ...
    • Corticosteroids for treatment of sore throat: systematic review and meta analysis of randomised trials 

      Sadeghirad, Behnam; Siemieniuk, Reed A. C.; Brignardello Petersen, Romina; Papola, Davide; Lytvyn, Lyubov; Vandvik, Per Olav; Merglen, Arnaud; Guyatt, Gordon H.; Agoritsas, Thomas (BMJ Publishing Group, 2017)
      OBJECTIVE To estimate the benefits and harms of using corticosteroids as an adjunct treatment for sore throat. DESIGN Systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised control trials. DATA SOURCES Medline, ...
    • Microbial preparations (probiotics) for the prevention of Clostridium difficile infection in adults and children: an individual patient data meta-analysis of 6,851 participants 

      Johnston, Bradley C.; Lytvyn, Lyubov; Calvin, Ka-Fung Lo; Allen, Stephen; Wang, Duolao; Szajewska, Hania; Miller, Mark; Ehrhardt, Stephan; Sampalis, John; Duman, Deniz; Pozzoni, Pietro; Colli, Agostino; Lonnermark, Elisabet; Selinger, Christian; Wong, Samford; Plummer, Susan; Hickson, Mary; Pancheva, Ruzha; Hirsch Birn, Sandra; Klarin, Bengt; Goldenberg, Joshua; Wang, Li; Mbuagbaw, Lawrence; Foster, Gary; Maw, Anna; Sadeghirad, Behnam; Thabane, Lehana; Mertz, Dominik (Cambridge University Press, 2018-07)
      OBJECTIVE. To determine whether probiotic prophylaxes reduce the odds of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) in adults and children. DESIGN. Individual participant data (IPD) meta-analysis of randomized controlled ...