A round-up of selected recent coverage citing, discussing, and presenting health evidence - updated throughout the month.
Authors of recent Cochrane Review on automated telephone systems in preventing and managing long-term health condition were interviewed in
M.D. Alert. reports on new Cochrane Review about automated telephone systems in preventing and managing long-term health condition. Medical Express
Cochrane Review featured in
write-up about breastfeeding. MailOnline
General practice publication
discusses Cochrane Review on non-medical prescribing versus medical prescribing for acute and chronic disease management. The Pulse
The 1 December episode of the
Freakonomics Radio podcast, entitled ' Bad Medicine, Part 1: The Story of 98.6' discusses the history of medicine and the emergence of the evidence-based movement (Lisa Bero and Iain Chalmers speaking about Cochrane from min 23). NHS Choices cite Cochrane evidence in their discussion of costly add-in treatments offered by fertility clinics to increase the chance of a birth through IVF.
The work of
Cochrane Oral Health was highlighted in Fall/Winter 2016 Canadian Dental Hygienists Association’s members’ magazine.