This blog explores a number of cautionary examples, reminding that all treatments have potential harms. We should consider the evidence not just about whether a treatment works, but whether it is safe. This is the third blog of our special series on Evidently Cochrane: “Oh, really?” 12 things to help you question health advice.
Sarah Chapman looks at new Cochrane evidence on two treatments for hip and knee osteoarthritis: paracetamol and exercise.
A blog for non-medical readers on the evidence behind remedies for the common cold.
Andrew Moore, author of over 200 systematic reviews, reveals the inconvenient truth about paracetamol