This article for nurses, on venous leg ulcers, is one of a series of evidence reviews written by Sarah Chapman for the British Journal of Community Nursing
Tag Archives: cardiovascular
In a blog for medical trainees, Chris McAloon, a cardiology specialty trainee, reflects on evidence and practice for treating someone with ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI)
Selena Ryan-Vig highlights some important considerations for reading research by looking at Cochrane evidence on cocoa and blood pressure
Cardiologist Vinod Achan reflects on a Cochrane review on the effectiveness and safety of ablation as an alternative to drug treatment for atrial fibrillation
In this guest blog, public health doctor David Robert looks at the evidence on what can be done to cut down the salt in our diets.
David Roberts looks at whether putting patients in control can improve the quality of their anticoagulation therapy.
New evidence of the befits of smoking bans, especially for non-smokers
Stockings can help prevent deep vein thrombosis after surgery
Cochrane evidence published today finds benefits and harms of HRT linked to when women start treatment. Lead researcher and cardiologist Harry Boardman explains.
Daily Cochrane evidence with a festive twist through advent!
Key message: Limited evidence suggests that a Mediterranean dietary pattern reduces some cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors. Existing evidence...
The reviews are flying into the Cochrane Library quicker than balls off Murray’s racquet this week and several aces...