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[2018] Abbreviated literature searches were viable alternatives to comprehensive searches: a meta-epidemiological study

J Clin Epidemiol 2018: (Journal)

Nussbaumer-Streit B., Klerings I., Wagner G., Heise T. L., Dobrescu A. I., Armijo-Olivo S., Stratil J. M., Persad E., Lhachimi S. K., Van Noord M. G., Mittermayr T., Zeeb H., Hemkens L., ...

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[2018] Academic response to improving value and reducing waste: A comprehensive framework for INcreasing QUality In patient-oriented academic clinical REsearch (INQUIRE)

PLoS Med 2018; 15: e1002580 (Journal)

von Niederhausern B., Guyatt G. H., Briel M., Pauli-Magnus C.

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[2018] Adaptation of cost-effectiveness analyses to a single country: the case of bariatric surgery for obesity and overweight

Swiss Med Wkly 2018; 148: w14626, ISBN 1424-3997 (Electronic)
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Ademi Z., Tomonaga Y., van Stiphout J., Glinz D., Gloy V., Raatz H., Bucher H. C., Schwenkglenks M.

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[2018] Adaptation of cost-effectiveness analyses to a single country: the case of bariatric surgery for obesity and overweight

Swiss Med Wkly 2018; 148: w14626 (Journal)

Ademi Z., Tomonaga Y., van Stiphout J., Glinz D., Gloy V., Raatz H., Bucher H. C., Schwenkglenks M.

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[2018] Antiretroviral pill count and clinical outcomes in treatment-naive patients with HIV infection

HIV Med 2018; 19: 132-142 (Journal)

Young J., Smith C., Teira R., Reiss P., Jarrin Vera I., Crane H., Miro J. M., D'Arminio Monforte A., Saag M., Zangerle R., Bucher H. C., Antiretroviral Therapy Cohort Collaboration

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[2018] Antivirals for influenza-Like Illness? A randomised Controlled trial of Clinical and Cost effectiveness in primary CarE (ALIC(4) E): the ALIC(4) E protocol

BMJ Open 2018; 8: e021032 (Journal)

Bongard E., van der Velden A. W., Cook J., Saville B., Beutels P., Munck Aabenhus R., Brugman C., Chlabicz S., Coenen S., Colliers A., Davies M., De Paor M., De Sutter A., Francis N. A.,...

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[2018] Benefits and risks of rapid initiation of antiretroviral therapy

AIDS 2018; 32: 17-23 (Journal)

Ford N., Migone C., Calmy A., Kerschberger B., Kanters S., Nsanzimana S., Mills E. J., Meintjes G., Vitoria M., Doherty M., Shubber Z.

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[2018] Controlling hepatitis C in Rwanda: a framework for a national response

Bull World Health Organ 2018; 96: 51-58 (Journal)

Mbituyumuremyi A., Van Nuil J. I., Umuhire J., Mugabo J., Mwumvaneza M., Makuza J. D., Umutesi J., Nsanzimana S., Gupta N.

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[2018] Corticosteroid therapy for sepsis: a clinical practice guideline

BMJ 2018; 362: k3284 (Journal)

Lamontagne F., Rochwerg B., Lytvyn L., Guyatt G. H., Moller M. H., Annane D., Kho M. E., Adhikari N. K. J., Machado F., Vandvik P. O., Dodek P., Leboeuf R., Briel M., Hashmi M., Camsooks...

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[2018] Cortisol Outperforms Novel Cardiovascular, Inflammatory, and Neurohumoral Biomarkers in the Prediction of Outcome in Acute Pancreatitis

Pancreas 2018; 47: 55-64 (Journal)

Nebiker C. A., Staubli S., Schafer J., Bingisser R., Christ-Crain M., Dell-Kuster S., Mueller C., Scamardi K., Viehl C. T., Kolleth D., von Holzen U., Oertli D., Rosenthal R.

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[2018] Cost estimates for HIV care and patient characteristics for health resource utilisation from linkage of claims data with the Swiss HIV Cohort Study

Clin Infect Dis 2018: , ISBN 1537-6591 (Electronic)
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Leon-Reyes S., Schafer J., Fruh M., Schwenkglenks M., Reich O., Schmidlin K., Staehelin C., Battegay M., Cavassini M., Hasse B., Bernasconi E., Calmy A., Hoffmann M., Schoeni-Affolter F....

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[2018] Cosyntropin testing does not predict response to glucocorticoids in community-acquired pneumonia in a randomized controlled trial

Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 2018: (Journal)

Blum C. A., Schuetz P., Nigro N., Winzeler B., Arici B., Refardt J., Urwyler S. A., Rodondi N., Blum M. R., Briel M., Mueller B., Christ-Crain M.

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[2018] Effect of immediate initiation of antiretroviral treatment on the risk of acquired HIV drug resistance

AIDS 2018; 32: 327-335 (Journal)

Lodi S., Gunthard H. F., Dunn D., Garcia F., Logan R., Jose S., Bucher H. C., Scherrer A. U., Schneider M. P., Egger M., Glass T. R., Reiss P., van Sighem A., Boender T. S., Phillips A....

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[2018] Effect of Offering Same-Day ART vs Usual Health Facility Referral During Home-Based HIV Testing on Linkage to Care and Viral Suppression Among Adults With HIV in Lesotho: The CASCADE Randomized Clinical Trial

JAMA 2018; 319: 1103-1112 (Journal)

Labhardt N. D., Ringera I., Lejone T. I., Klimkait T., Muhairwe J., Amstutz A., Glass T. R.

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[2018] Effect of procalcitonin-guided antibiotic treatment on mortality in acute respiratory infections: a patient level meta-analysis

Lancet Infect Dis 2018; 18: 95-107 (Journal)

Schuetz P., Wirz Y., Sager R., Christ-Crain M., Stolz D., Tamm M., Bouadma L., Luyt C. E., Wolff M., Chastre J., Tubach F., Kristoffersen K. B., Burkhardt O., Welte T., Schroeder S., No...

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[2018] Effectiveness of a chlorhexidine dressing on silver-coated external ventricular drain associated colonization/infection - a prospective single-blinded randomized controlled clinical trial (EVDAI-Study)

Clin Infect Dis 2018: , ISBN 1537-6591 (Electronic)
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Roethlisberger M., Moffa G., Fisch U., Wiggli B., Schoen S., Kelly C., Leu S., Croci D., Zumofen D. W., Cueni N., Nogarth D., Schulz M., Bucher H. C., Weisser-Rohacek M., Wasner M. G., ...

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[2018] Effectiveness of a Chlorhexidine Dressing on Silver-coated External Ventricular Drain–associated Colonization and Infection: A Prospective Single-blinded Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial

Clinical Infectious Diseases 2018: ciy393-ciy393 (Journal)

Roethlisberger Michel, Moffa Giusi, Fisch Urs, Wiggli Benedikt, Schoen Stephan, Kelly Christopher, Leu Severina, Croci Davide, Zumofen Daniel W., Cueni Nadine, Nogarth Danica, Schulz Maria...

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[2018] Efficacy and safety of co-administered ivermectin plus albendazole for treating soil-transmitted helminths: A systematic review, meta-analysis and individual patient data analysis

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2018; 12: e0006458 (Journal)

Palmeirim M. S., Hurlimann E., Knopp S., Speich B., Belizario V. Jr., Joseph S. A., Vaillant M., Olliaro P., Keiser J.

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[2018] Factors associated with clinical and radiological status on admission in patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage

Neurosurg Rev [Epub ahead of print] (Journal)

Zumofen D. W., Roethlisberger M., Achermann R., Bawarjan S., Stienen M. N., Fung C., D'Alonzo D., Maldaner N., Ferrari A., Corniola M. V., Schoeni D., Goldberg J., Valsecchi D., Robe...

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[2018] Frequent Door Openings During Cardiac Surgery are Associated with Increased Risk for Surgical Site Infection: A Prospective Observational Study

Clin Infect Dis 2018: (Journal)

Roth J. A., Juchler F., Dangel M., Eckstein F. S., Battegay M., Widmer A. F.

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