Cardiologist Vinod Achan reflects on a Cochrane review on the effectiveness and safety of ablation as an alternative to drug treatment for atrial fibrillation
Tag: Cochrane Heart Group
David Roberts looks at whether putting patients in control can improve the quality of their anticoagulation therapy.
This blog looks at the WHO Global report on diabetes and some evidence on preventing type 2 diabetes
GP RIchard Lehman reflects on palliative care beyond cancer and how people with heart failure need it too
From jet lag to jellyfish, what evidence-based tips do we have for your holidays?
Contrary to what you might expect, you’ll have to wait until the end for the mystery, though in truth missing dataData is the information collected through research. and important questions that remain unanswered could also be labelled as that, and this is where I start. I begin this blog with an offering about asthma from […]
What's the evidence on interventions to get people exercising?
Key message: Limited evidence suggests that a Mediterranean dietary pattern reduces some cardiovascular disease (CVD) riskA way of expressing the chance of an event taking place, expressed as the number of events divided by the total number of observations or people. It can be stated as ‘the chance of falling were one in four’ (1/4 […]