Dean Giustini's blog

Open Medicine is indexed in PubMed

Submitted by Dean Giustini on December 2, 2009 - 11:55
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1. Intention to treat analysis from a clinician's viewpoint.

Bhaskar E. Open Med. 2009 Jul 14;3(3):e120. No abstract available. PMID: 19946399 [PubMed - in process]

Cochrane time delays & (re)publication

Submitted by Dean Giustini on November 20, 2009 - 02:23
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Factors predicting completion and time to publication of Cochrane reviews, November 17, 2009. Vol. 3(4) 210-214, Andrea C Tricco, David Moher, Maggie H Chen, Raymond Daniel

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Women and health: today's evidence tomorrow's agenda

Submitted by Dean Giustini on November 9, 2009 - 12:27
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Despite progress, societies continue to fail women at key times of their lives. World Health Organization – 2009 ISBN: 9789241563857

Available online at: http://whqlibdoc.who.int/publications/2009/9789241563857_eng.pdf

Ian Tannock on cancer clinical trials

Submitted by Dean Giustini on October 7, 2009 - 18:14

Professor Tannock talks about the need for better clinical trials of new cancer treatments.

Co-infection "scoping review" - published today

Submitted by Dean Giustini on October 6, 2009 - 19:23
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Treatment, care and support for people co-infected with HIV and hepatitis: a scoping review

Michael G Wilson, Melisa Dickie, Curtis L Cooper, Adriana Carvalhal, Jean Bacon, Sean B Rourke

Patients with drug insurance, and unmet needs for care

Submitted by Dean Giustini on September 22, 2009 - 12:55

NEW @ Open Medicine:

Are Ontarians without prescription drug insurance more likely to report an unmet need for health care? Prescription drug insurance and unmet need for health care: a cross-sectional analysis. http://www.openmedicine.ca/article/view/296/265
Gillian E. Hanley, School of Population and Public Health at the University of British Columbia

Improving working conditions for human health

Submitted by Dean Giustini on September 15, 2009 - 13:34
Assuming our global responsibility: improving working conditions for health care workers globally http://www.openmedicine.ca/article/view/294/264
Annalee Yassi, Elizabeth Bryce, Jerry Spiegel

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