In this blog for non-medical readers, Dr Lynda Ware looks at new Cochrane evidence on improving antibiotic prescribing practices by hospital doctors
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A blog for non-medical readers on the evidence behind remedies for the common cold.
In this guest blog for the general reader, retired GP Lynda Ware looks at the latest Cochrane evidence on detecting and treating 'strep throat'.
In the fifth blog of our new series, Understanding Evidence, Lynda Ware gives us a flavour of how she's taking Cochrane to Community Halls
Dr Lynda Ware blogs new Cochrane evidence that vitamin D supplements may help reduce asthma attacks
Lynda Ware summarizes Cochrane evidence on surgical approaches for vaginal prolapse and Simon Jackson, Consultant Gynaecologist at Oxford's John Radcliffe Hospital, reflects on why this review is timely.
Freya shares her story of living with psoriasis and Lynda Ware looks at a recent Cochrane evidence on topical treatments for scalp psoriasis
Lynda Ware looks at treatment choice for women with heavy periods and the latest evidence from Cochrane
Lynda Ware explains the evidence behind advice to 'put some cream on it!', with topical NSAIDs shown to be helpful for arthritis pain
Lynda Ware gives a helpful summary for clinicians of four Cochrane reviews on the effectiveness of LAMAs for asthma care
Which over-the-counter painkillers work best for acute pain?
New drugs for an old problem. GP Lynda Ware looks at new evidence on treating DVT