Index

Antacids, sucralfate and bismuth salts for functional dyspepsia
Antenatal abdominal decompression for maternal hypertension or impaired fetal growth
Antenatal breastfeeding education for increasing breastfeeding duration
Antenatal corticosteroids for accelerating fetal lung maturation for women at risk of preterm birth
Antenatal corticosteroids for fetal lung maturation: an overview of Cochrane reviews
Antenatal day care units versus hospital admission for women with pregnancy complications
Antenatal dietary education and supplementation on energy and protein intake in pregnancy to improve infant outcomes
Antenatal education for self-diagnosis of the onset of active labour at term
Antenatal immunoglobulin for fetal red blood cell alloimmunization
Antenatal interventions for fetomaternal alloimmune thrombocytopenia
Antenatal lower genital tract infection screening and treatment programs for preventing preterm delivery
Antenatal perineal massage for reducing perineal trauma
Antenatal phenobarbital for reducing neonatal jaundice after red cell isoimmunization
Antenatal psychosocial assessment for reducing perinatal mental health morbidity
Antenatal screening for Down's syndrome: generic protocol
Antenatal screening tests for the prevention and treatment of syphilis
Anterior approach versus conventional liver resection for hepatocellular carcinoma
Anterior repositioning splint for temporomandibular joint disc displacement
Anterior vaginal repair for urinary incontinence in women
Anterior versus posterior approach for multilevel cervical spondylotic myelopathy
Anterior versus posterior spinal correction and fusion for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
Anthelmintic drugs for treating ascariasis
Anthracyclines in the treatment of follicular lymphoma (FL) in adults
Anti Spastic Medication for Spasticity in Cerebral Palsy
Anti-adhesion treatment after hysteroscopy for women having difficulty becoming pregnant
Anti-anemia drugs shorten survival for some cancer patients
Anti-angiogenic therapy for lung cancer
Anti-cancer drug treatment for gestational trophoblastic neoplasia (GTN) that does not respond to first-line treatment or that re-occurs
Anti-cytokine and anti-endotoxin therapies for meningococcal disease
Anti-cytokine targeted therapies for ANCA-associated vasculitis
Anti-D administration after childbirth for preventing Rhesus alloimmunisation
Anti-D administration after spontaneous miscarriage for preventing Rhesus alloimmunisation
Anti-D administration in pregnancy for preventing Rhesus alloimmunisation
Anti-dementia drugs for people with memory problems but without dementia
Anti-depressant therapies may be able to help relieve depression in people with Parkinson's disease but more research is needed on safety and effectiveness.
Anti-depressants and centrally active agents for fibromyalgia syndrome
Anti-epidermal growth factor receptor (anti-EGFR) agents as adjuncts to conventional treatment for head and neck squamous cell carcinomas
Anti-epileptic drugs can reduce seizures after head injury, but more research is needed to establish whether this leads to a reduction in deaths or disability
Anti-epileptic drugs for preventing seizures in patients with long-term bleeding around the brain (subdural haematoma)
Anti-fibrinolytic drugs for reducing blood loss and the need for red blood cell transfusions during and after surgery.
Anti-GD2 antibody-containing immunotherapy post-consolidation therapy for people with high-risk neuroblastoma treated with autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
Anti-GM1 antibody testing for multifocal motor neuropathy
Anti-herpesvirus prophylaxis versus placebo, no treatment or pre-emptive treatment in hemato-oncological malignancies
Anti-histamines for prolonged non-specific cough in children
Anti-IL-12/23p40 antibodies for maintenance of remission in Crohn's disease
Anti-IL-17 monoclonal antibody for induction of remission in Crohn's disease
Anti-inflammatory drugs for relief of perineal pain after childbirth
Anti-inflammatory drugs for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea in children
Anti-inflammatory therapy for preventing stroke and other vascular events after ischaemic stroke or transient ischaemic attack
Anti-inflammatory treatment in the form of corticosteroids and immunotherapy to prevent heart damage resulting from rheumatic fever
Anti-leukotriene agents compared to inhaled corticosteroids for people with asthma
Anti-MAdCAM antibody for induction of remission in ulcerative colitis
Anti-peptic ulcer treatments that cause the least severe complication of ventilated-associated pneumonia in critically ill patients
Anti-reflux treatment for signs and symptoms of laryngopharyngeal reflux
Anti-sclerostin antibodies for the treatment of osteoporosis
Anti-sickness medication for vomiting in acute stomach upsets in children
Anti-thymocyte globulins for the prevention of graft-versus-host disease in patients receiving allogeneic stem cell transplantation
Anti-TNF agents for paediatric psoriasis
Anti-TNF-alpha drugs for treating ankylosing spondylitis
Anti-TNF-α drugs for women with endometriosis-related pelvic pain
Anti-tuberculous therapy for maintaining remission in Crohn's disease
Anti-tumour necrosis factor biological therapies for the treatment of uveitic macular oedema (UMO) for non-infectious uveitis
Anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (anti-VEGF) drugs for diabetic macular oedema
Anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) drugs for treatment of retinopathy of prematurity
Anti-vascular endothelial growth factor combined with intravitreal steroids for diabetic macular oedema
Anti-vascular endothelial growth factor for control of wound healing in glaucoma surgery
Anti-vascular endothelial growth factor for macular oedema secondary to branch retinal vein occlusion
Anti-vascular endothelial growth factor for macular oedema secondary to central retinal vein occlusion
Anti-vascular endothelial growth factor for neovascular age-related macular degeneration
Anti-vascular endothelial growth factor for neovascular glaucoma
Anti-VEGF for prevention of postoperative vitreous cavity haemorrhage after vitrectomy for proliferative diabetic retinopathy
Anti-VEGF for treatment of choroidal neovascularisation (new blood vessels) in people with pathological (severe) myopia
Antiamoebic drugs for treating amoebic colitis
Antiandrogenic treatment for sexual disinhibition in male patients with dementia
Antiarrhythmics for maintaining sinus rhythm after reversing atrial fibrillation
Antibacterial chlorhexidine applied to the vagina during labour to prevent early-onset group B streptococcal infection in the newborn
Antibiotic drugs for treating skin and soft tissue infections
Antibiotic duration for treating uncomplicated symptomatic lower urinary tract infection in elderly women
Antibiotic ear drops can clear up children's suppurative otitis media (glue ear), but antiseptics and oral or injected antibiotics may not work as well
Antibiotic lock to prevent catheter infection in infants
Antibiotic prophylaxis could be considered for routine in emergency appendectomies.
Antibiotic prophylaxis during the second and third trimester in pregnancy to reduce adverse pregnancy outcomes and morbidity
Antibiotic prophylaxis for elective gallbladder surgery
Antibiotic prophylaxis for elective hysterectomy
Antibiotic prophylaxis for first trimester induced abortion
Antibiotic prophylaxis for prevention of bacterial infections and death in cirrhotic patients with upper gastrointestinal bleeding
Antibiotic prophylaxis for short-term catheter bladder drainage in adults
Antibiotic prophylaxis for surgery for proximal femoral and other closed long bone fractures
Antibiotic prophylaxis for surgical site infection in people undergoing liver transplantation
Antibiotic prophylaxis for third- and fourth-degree perineal tear during vaginal birth
Antibiotic prophylaxis for transrectal prostate biopsy
Antibiotic prophylaxis for transurethral urological procedures
Antibiotic prophylaxis regimens and drugs for cesarean section
Antibiotic regimens for management of intraamniotic infection
Antibiotic regimens for postpartum endometritis
Antibiotic regimens for suspected early neonatal sepsis
Antibiotic regimens for suspected late onset sepsis in newborn infants
Antibiotic therapy compared to appendectomy in the treatment of acute appendicitis.
Antibiotic therapy for adults with neurosyphilis
Antibiotic therapy for Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhoea in adults
Antibiotic therapy for preventing infections in patients with acute stroke
Antibiotic therapy for Shigella dysentery
Antibiotic therapy for the treatment of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections in people with surgical wounds
Antibiotic therapy for the treatment of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)-infected or colonised non surgical wounds
Antibiotic therapy for treatment of infective endocarditis
Antibiotic treatment for asymptomatic bacteriuria
Antibiotic treatment for nontuberculous mycobacteria in people with cystic fibrosis 
Antibiotic treatment for people with acute bronchitis
Antibiotic treatment for Stenotrophomonas maltophilia in people with cystic fibrosis
Antibiotic treatment for the prevention of Pneumocystis pneumonia (PCP) in non-HIV immunocompromised patients
Antibiotic treatment for the sexual partners of women with bacterial vaginosis
Antibiotic treatment for ventilated patients with pneumonia
Antibiotic treatment reduces duration and severity of travellers' diarrhoea.
Antibiotic usage for necrotising enterocolitis in newborn infants
Antibiotic use before amniotomy (artificially rupturing the membranes) for reducing infections in mother and infant
Antibiotic use for severe toothache (irreversible pulpitis)
Antibiotic-coated sutures versus non-antibiotic-coated sutures for the prevention of abdominal surgical wound infection
Antibiotics administered to patients prior to colorectal surgery
Antibiotics and antiseptics for pressure ulcers
Antibiotics and antiseptics for preventing infection in people receiving primary total joint prostheses (replacements)
Antibiotics and antiseptics for surgical wounds healing by secondary intention
Antibiotics and antiseptics to help healing venous leg ulcers
Antibiotics and antiseptics to prevent infection in cardiac rhythm management device implantation surgery
Antibiotics and antivirals for dementia and mild cognitive impairment
Antibiotics are effective in preventing post-operative complications following infection of the peritoneum (peritonitis), but there is no evidence to support that one regimen is superior to another, and at the same time has less side effects.
Antibiotics at the time of cataract surgery to prevent bacterial infection of the eye
Antibiotics at the time of removal of central venous catheter to reduce morbidity and mortality in newborn infants
Antibiotics can sometimes stop persistent runny noses in children, but there is no evidence of long term benefit
Antibiotics compared with no treatment or placebo for the treatment of toxoplasma retinochoroiditis
Antibiotics for acute maxillary sinusitis
Antibiotics for acute middle ear infection (acute otitis media) in children
Antibiotics for asymptomatic bacteriuria in kidney transplant recipients
Antibiotics for bacteraemia due to
Antibiotics for bacterial infection in the urine in pregnancy when there are no symptoms
Antibiotics for brain abscesses in people with cyanotic congenital heart disease
Antibiotics for bronchiolitis in children under two years of age
Antibiotics for cholangitis and/or cholecystitis
Antibiotics for clinically diagnosed acute rhinosinusitis in adults
Antibiotics for common respiratory infections with unclear causes and undifferentiated symptoms in children up to five years of age
Antibiotics for community-acquired pneumonia in adolescent and adult outpatients
Antibiotics for congenital syphilis
Antibiotics for covert bacteriuria in children
Antibiotics for exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Antibiotics for gonorrhoea in pregnancy
Antibiotics for gonorrhoea in pregnancy
Antibiotics for hepatic encephalopathy
Antibiotics for hospital-acquired pneumonia in children
Antibiotics for induction and maintenance of remission in Crohn's disease
Antibiotics for induction of remission in Crohn's disease
Antibiotics for induction of remission in ulcerative colitis
Antibiotics for lower urinary tract infection in children
Antibiotics for mastitis in breastfeeding women
Antibiotics for meconium-stained amniotic fluid in labour for preventing maternal and neonatal infections
Antibiotics for non-typhoidal Salmonella diarrhoea
Antibiotics for otitis media with effusion ('glue ear') in children
Antibiotics for people with peptic ulcers caused by Helicobacter pylori infection
Antibiotics for people with sore throats
Antibiotics for persistent cough or wheeze following acute bronchiolitis in children
Antibiotics for preterm rupture of membranes
Antibiotics for preventing complications in children with measles
Antibiotics for preventing early central venous catheter Gram positive infections in people with cancer
Antibiotics for preventing infection after jaw surgery
Antibiotics for preventing infection in open limb fractures
Antibiotics for preventing infection in people receiving chest drains
Antibiotics for preventing meningococcal infections
Antibiotics for preventing recurrent sore throat
Antibiotics for prevention with IUDs
Antibiotics for prolonged moist cough in children
Antibiotics for reactive arthritis
Antibiotics for reducing the rate of infection after bites by mammals such as humans
Antibiotics for rupture of membranes when a pregnant women is at or near term but not in labour
Antibiotics for secondary prevention of coronary heart disease
Antibiotics for spontaneous bacterial peritonitis in cirrhotic patients
Antibiotics for syphilis diagnosed during pregnancy
Antibiotics for the common cold, an infection of the upper respiratory tract
Antibiotics for the management of constipation predominant irritable bowel syndrome and chronic constipation
Antibiotics for the management of transient tachypnea of the newborn
Antibiotics for the prevention of bacterial endocarditis (severe infection or inflammation of the lining of the heart chambers) in dentistry
Antibiotics for the prevention of infection after continence surgery in women with stress urinary incontinence
Antibiotics for the prevention of infections in cancer patients receiving myelosuppressive chemotherapy or haematopoetic stem cell transplantation
Antibiotics for the prevention of lower respiratory tract infections in children at high risk aged 12 years and under
Antibiotics for the treatment of leptospirosis
Antibiotics for treating acute chest syndrome in people with sickle cell disease
Antibiotics for treating bacterial vaginosis in pregnancy
Antibiotics for treating cholera
Antibiotics for treating chronic bone infection in adults
Antibiotics for treating genital chlamydia trachomatis infection in men and non-pregnant women
Antibiotics for treating human brucellosis
Antibiotics for treating infected burn wounds
Antibiotics for treating nontyphoidal diarrhoea
Antibiotics for treating osteomyelitis in people with sickle cell disease
Antibiotics for treating pneumonia caught outside of hospital or care homes in people with sickle cell disease
Antibiotics for treating postoperative endophthalmitis after cataract surgery
Antibiotics for treating scrub typhus
Antibiotics for treating septic abortion
Antibiotics for uncomplicated diverticulitis
Antibiotics for ureaplasma in the vagina in pregnancy
Antibiotics for whooping cough (pertussis)
Antibiotics given before the placement of a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) tube with the aim of reducing infection at the site
Antibiotics may prevent complications following endoscopy of the bile or pancreatic ductal systems
Antibiotics or tonsillectomy for people with psoriasis.
Antibiotics prior to embryo transfer in ART
Antibiotics reduce the prevalence of ocular infection with trachoma
Antibiotics to clear H. pylori infection may relieve indigestion that is not caused by ulcers, but more research is needed
Antibiotics to help reduce mortality and respiratory infections in people receiving intensive care in hospital
Antibiotics to prevent acute ear infections in children
Antibiotics to prevent bacterial infections due to chemotherapy in cancer patients with a low white blood cell count and no fever
Antibiotics to prevent burn wounds becoming infected
Antibiotics to prevent complications following tooth extractions
Antibiotics to prevent infection of the brain coverings (meningitis) in patients with basilar skull fracture
Antibiotics to prevent surgical site infection after breast cancer surgery
Antibiotics to reduce pain and improve recovery following tonsillectomy
Antibiotics to treat adults with acute laryngitis
Antibiotics to treat foot infections in people with diabetes
Antibiotics to treat respiratory infections caused by the bacteria Mycoplasma pneumoniae in children
Antibiotics to treat suspected cases meningitis due to infection with meningococcus before confirmation of diagnosis
Antibiotics versus placebo for acute bacterial conjunctivitis
Antibiotics vs. acid suppression therapy (with or without long-term maintenance acid suppression therapy) for the prevention of recurrent bleeding from peptic ulcer
Antibiotics/anti-inflammatories for reducing acute inflammatory episodes in lymphoedema of the limbs
Antibodies for preventing measles after exposure
Antibody development against biologic agents used for the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease and antibody prevention with immunosuppressives
Antibody immunosuppression for pancreas and kidney-pancreas transplant recipients
Antibody induction therapy compared with corticosteroids for induction of immunosuppression after liver transplantation
Antibody induction versus placebo, no induction, or another type of antibody induction for liver transplant recipients
Antibody therapies for lymphoma in children
Anticholinergic agents for chronic asthma in adults
Anticholinergic bronchodilators versus beta2-sympathomimetic agents for acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Anticholinergic discontinuation for antipsychotic-induced extra-pyramidal symptoms
Anticholinergic drugs can improve movement symptoms of Parkinson's disease, but with adverse mental effects, and there is not enough evidence to compare the different drugs.
Anticholinergic drugs for wheeze in children under the age of two years
Anticholinergic drugs in patients with overactive bladder syndrome.
Anticholinergic drugs in subjects with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and urinary symptoms.
Anticholinergic drugs versus either placebo or other medications for children over two years of age with asthma
Anticholinergic drugs versus non-drug active therapies for overactive bladder syndrome in adults without neurological problems
Anticholinergic medication for excessive salivation caused by use of antipsychotics other than clozapine
Anticholinergic medication for neuroleptic-induced tardive dyskinesia
Anticholinergic therapy for acute asthma in children
Anticholinergics (various) for neuroleptic-induced parkinsonism
Anticholinergics combined with alpha-blockers for treating lower urinary tract symptoms related to benign prostatic obstruction
Anticholinergics for neuroleptic-induced acute akathisia
Anticholinergics for neuroleptic-induced parkinsonism and tardive dyskinesia
Anticholinergics for prolonged non specific cough in children
Anticholinergics versus placebo for neuroleptic-induced parkinsonism
Anticoagulant drugs and/or antiplatelet drugs for reducing the risk of blood clots and strokes in susceptible individuals
Anticoagulant treatment for subsegmental pulmonary embolism
Anticoagulants and antiplatelet agents for preventing central venous haemodialysis catheter malfunction in patients with end-stage kidney disease
Anticoagulants compared with anti-inflammatory drugs or placebo for treating people who have venous blood clots
Anticoagulants for acute ischaemic stroke
Anticoagulants for intermittent claudication
Anticoagulants for preventing recurrence following presumed non-cardioembolic ischaemic stroke or transient ischaemic attack

Pages