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La ventilazione meccanica con basso volume corrente riduce la mortalità a 28 giorni negli adulti con sindrome da distress respiratorio acuto o danno polmonare acuto

Citation: Petrucci N, De Feo C. Lung protective ventilation strategy for the acute respiratory distress syndrome. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013; (2): CD003844
Di cosa si tratta? Alcuni pazienti COVID-19 possono sviluppare sindrome da distress respiratorio acuto (ARDS) o un danno polmonare acuto (ALI), necessitando di assistenza …

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Le terapie antibiotiche indicate solo per batteri atipici non sembrano più efficienti in termini di mortalità e di efficacia clinica rispetto alle terapie che mirano solo i batteri tipici

Citation: Eliakim-Raz N, Robenshtok E, Shefet D, et al. Empiric antibiotic coverage of atypical pathogens for community-acquired pneumonia in hospitalized adults. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012; (9): CD004418. 
Di cosa si tratta? Alcuni pazienti COVID-19 potrebbero sviluppare polmonite e le evidenze scientifiche tratte da studi sul trattamento …

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Payment mechanisms for family physicians

Citation: Vahidi RG, Mojahed F, Jafarabadi MA, et al. A systematic review of the effect of payment mechanisms on family physicians service provision and referral rate behavior. Journal of Pioneering Medical Sciences 2013; 3(1):54-60
What is this? The COVID-19 pandemic is placing a strain on healthcare …

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Health-related lifestyle advice delivered by peer or lay advisors

Citation: Pennington M, Visram S, Donaldson C, et al. Cost-effectiveness of health-related lifestyle advice delivered by peer or lay advisors: synthesis of evidence from a systematic review. Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation 2013; 11(1): 30
What is this? The COVID-19 pandemic is placing a strain on …

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Decreasing the rate of avoidable readmissions to acute care hospitals

Citation: Mileski M, Topinka JB, Lee K, et al. An investigation of quality improvement initiatives in decreasing the rate of avoidable 30-day, skilled nursing facility-to-hospital readmissions: a systematic review. Clinical Interventions in Aging 2017; 12: 213.
What is this? The COVID-19 pandemic is placing a strain on health services. Decreasing the …

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Midwife-led care in the United Kingdom and Ireland may be a cost-effective, safe alternative to medical-led care

Citation: Ryan P, Revill P, Devane D, et al. An assessment of the cost-effectiveness of midwife-led care in the United Kingdom. Midwifery 2013; 29(4): 368-376.
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What is this? The COVID-19 pandemic is placing a strain on health systems and healthcare workers. Existing research …

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Pharmacist services provided in general practice clinics

Citation: Tan E, Stewart K, Elliott R, et al. Pharmacist services provided in general practice clinics: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy 2014; 10: 608-22
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Telehealth services using real time video communication: economic analyses (search done: June 2009)

Citation: Wade VA, Karnon J, Elshaug AG, et al. A systematic review of economic analyses of telehealth services using real time video communication. BMC Health Services Research 2010; 10: 233
What is this? The COVID-19 pandemic is placing a strain on healthcare services and resources. Existing …

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Non-pharmaceutical measures for pandemic influenza in non-healthcare settings: effects are uncertain

Citation: Xiao J, Shiu EY, Gao H, et al. Nonpharmaceutical Measures for Pandemic Influenza in Nonhealthcare Settings: Personal Protective and Environmental Measures. Emerging Infectious Diseases 2020; 26(5): 967-975
What is this? Nonpharmaceutical measures, such as personal protective equipment are used to limit the transmission of respiratory …

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Integrating primary health services in low‐ and middle‐income countries

Citation: Dudley L, Garner P. Strategies for integrating primary health services in low‐ and middle‐income countries at the point of delivery. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2011;(7):CD003318
What is this? The COVID-19 pandemic is placing a strain on healthcare systems. Existing research on strategies to increase efficiency and access, such as the integration …

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