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Training: An introduction to systematic reviews in the humanitarian sector (Oxford, UK)

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Title: An introduction to systematic reviews in the humanitarian sector
Date: 10 April 2018
Location: Central Oxford, UK
Cost: £225/person to include all course materials, lunch and refreshments
Course Outline: Building on his successful and popular courses on systematic reviews in a wide variety of settings, Professor Mike Clarke will run this 1-day …

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Workshop in Vietnam: Strengthening the links for Clinical Trials

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Strengthening the links for Clinical Trials in Vietnam
Workshop in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 23-25 January 2018
Registration, travel and accommodation expenses will be covered by the Newton Researcher Links programme 
NOTE: As of 9 January, this course has no spaces. If you are interested …

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Interventions pour le traitement des fractures de la diaphyse fémorale chez les enfants et les adolescents

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Il n’y a pas suffisamment de preuves sur les avantages et les inconvénients des comparaisons indépendantes des interventions chirurgicales et non chirurgicales pour traiter les fractures de la diaphyse fémorale. De plus, il n’y a pas suffisamment de preuves pour savoir …

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Training: An introduction to systematic reviews in the humanitarian sector (London, UK)

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Title: An introduction to systematic reviews in the humanitarian sector
Date: 7 November 2017
Location: Central London, UK
Cost: £225/person to include all course materials, lunch and refreshments
Course Outline: Building on his successful and popular courses on systematic reviews in a wide variety of settings, Professor Mike Clarke will run this …

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Senior Fundraising Manager

Evidence Aid seeks Senior Fundraising Manager
£34,000 to £40,000 pro-rata (0.5 FTE)
Location: Flexible, including working from home
About Evidence Aid: Evidence Aid was established following the tsunami in the Indian Ocean in December 2004 to improve the impact of humanitarian aid by championing an evidence-based approach to …

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Agua para la limpieza de heridas

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No hay pruebas de que el uso de agua potable del grifo para limpiar las heridas graves en adultos aumente la infección, y hay ciertas pruebas de que reduce la infección. Sin embargo, no hay pruebas sólidas de que limpiar las …

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Antibióticos para tratar las infecciones intestinales causadas por la Salmonella

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No existen evidencias sobre los beneficios clínicos de los tratamientos con antibióticos en niños y adultos con buena salud afectados por una Salmonella con diarrea leve. Los antibióticos parecen aumentar los efectos adversos y también tienden a prolongar la detección de …

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Zika virus infection as cause of congenital brain abnormalities and Guillain-Barré syndrome

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There was sufficient evidence found to indicate that Zika virus is a cause of congenital abnormalities and a trigger of Guillain-Barré syndrome.
In March 2016, the World Health Organization stated that there was scientific consensus that the Zika virus was a cause …

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El uso de las redes sociales como un medio factible para la vigilancia de enfermedades y gestión de brotes

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En esta evaluación se enfatiza la falta de documentación sobre el uso de las redes sociales para la vigilancia de enfermedades y gestión de brotes. Esto con el objetivo de brindar apoyo y mejorar la salud pública y enfocarse en grupos …

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Las intervenciones para el impétigo

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Existen pruebas fehacientes que demuestran que los tratamientos con mupirocina tópica y ácido fusídico tópico son tanto o más eficaces que el tratamiento oral. No puede precisarse si los antibióticos orales son superiores a los tópicos en este grupo debido a …

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