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Pre-hospital versus in-hospital thrombolysis for ST-elevation myocardial infarction (Review)
Background: Early thrombolysis for individuals experiencing a myocardial infarction is associated with better mortality and morbidity outcomes. While traditionally thrombolysis is given in hospital, pre-hospital thrombolysis ...
Zinc supplementation for the treatment ofmeasles in children (Review)
Background: Measles is an important cause of childhoodmorbidity andmortality globally, despite increasing vaccine coverage. Zinc plays a significant role in the maintenance of normal immunological functions, therefore ...
Interventions for treating postpartumconstipation (Review)
Background: Constipation is a functional bowel disorder that can reduce quality of life in the puerperium period. The diagnosis of postpartum constipation is both subjective and objective. It is characterised by symptoms ...
Restricting or banning alcohol advertising to reduce alcohol consumption in adults and adolescents (Review)
Background: Alcohol is estimated to be the fifth leading risk factor for global disability-adjusted life years. Restricting or banning alcohol advertising may reduce exposure to the risk posed by alcohol at the individual ...
Incentives for lay health workers to improve recruitment, retention in service and performance (Protocol)
This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows: To assess the effectiveness of financial and non-financial incentives for lay healthworkers in improving performance, increasing ...
Interventions to reduce haemorrhage duringmyomectomy for fibroids (Review)
Background: Benign smoothmuscle tumours of the uterus, known as fibroids ormyomas, are often symptomless.However, about one-third ofwomen with fibroids will present with symptoms that are severe enough to warrant treatment. ...