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Publications 2021

Research Articles

  1. Hoffmann, T. C., Del Mar, C., Santhirapala, R., & Freeman, A. (2021). Teaching clinicians shared decision making and risk communication online: an evaluation study. BMJ evidence-based medicine26(5), 253-253.
  2. Motamedi, M., Brandenburg, C., Bakhit, M., Michaleff, Z. A., Albarqouni, L.,Clark, J., ... & Cardona, M. (2021). Concerns and potential improvements in end-of-life care from the perspectives of older patients and informal caregivers: a scoping review. BMC geriatrics21(1), 729.
  3. Barnett, A. G., & Glasziou, P. (2021). Target and actual sample sizes for studies from two trial registries from 1999 to 2020: an observational study. BMJ Open, 11(12), e053377.
  4. Spinks, A., Glasziou, P. P., & Del Mar, C. B. (2021). Antibiotics for treatment of sore throat in children and adults. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, (12), CD000023.
  5. Sims, R., Michaleff, Z., Glasziou, P., & Thomas, R. (2021). Consequences of a Diagnostic Label: A Systematic Scoping Review and Thematic Framework. Frontiers in Public Health, 9.
  6. Pokorny, A. M., Bero, L. A., Moynihan, R., & Mintzes, B. J. (2021). Industry payments to Australian medical oncologists and clinical haematologists: a cross‐sectional analysis of publicly available disclosures. Internal Medicine Journal51(11), 1816-1824.
  7. Zadro, J.R., Michaleff, Z.A., O'Keeffe, M., et al. (2021). How do people perceive different labels for rotator cuff disease? A content analysis of data collected in a randomised controlled experiment. BMJ open11(12), e052092.
  8. Guppy, M., Glasziou, P., Beller, E., Flavel, R., Shaw, J. E., Barr, E., & Doust, J. (2021). Kidney trajectory charts to assist general practitioners in the assessment of patients with reduced kidney function: a randomised vignette study. BMJ Evidence-Based Medicine.
  9. Pearson, S. A., Pratt, N., de Oliveira Costa, J., Zoega, H., Laba, T. L., Etherton-Beer, C., ... & Henry, D. (2021). Generating Real-World Evidence on the Quality Use, Benefits and Safety of Medicines in Australia: History, Challenges and a Roadmap for the Future. International journal of environmental research and public health18(24), 13345.
  10. Walker, L.E., Bellolio, M.F., Dobler, C.C., et al. (2021). Paths of Emergency Department Care: Development of a Decision Aid to Facilitate Shared Decision Making in Goals of Care Discussions in the Acute Setting. MDM policy & practice6(2), 23814683211058082.
  11. Xu, X., Tang, S., Jiang, W., Zhang, Y., Xu, L., Jones, M., & Yan, L. L. (2021). Health services use and expenditures among middle-aged and elderly residents with hypertension comorbidity: A longitudinal study in Jiangsu Province, China. The Chinese Economy, 1-11.
  12. Page, M. J., McKenzie, J. E., Bossuyt, P., Boutron, I., Hoffmann, T. C., Mulrow, C. D., ... & Moher, D. (2021). Pravila PRISMA 2020.: aĆŸurirane smjernice za izvjeĆĄtavanje u sustavnim pregledima. Medicina Fluminensis: Medicina Fluminensis57(4), 444-465.
  13. Page, M. J., McKenzie, J. E., Bossuyt, P. M., Boutron, I., Hoffmann, T. C., Mulrow, C. D., ... & Moher, D. (2021). DeclaraciĂłn PRISMA 2020: una guĂ­a actualizada para la publicaciĂłn de revisiones sistemĂĄticas. Revista Española de CardiologĂ­a74(9), 790-799.
  14. Krzyzaniak, N., Greenwood, H., Scott, A. M., Peiris, R., Cardona, M., Clark, J., & Glasziou, P. (2021). The effectiveness of telehealth versus  face-to face interventions for anxiety disorders: A systematic review and  meta-analysis. Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare
  15. Trevena, L., Mac, O., Muscat, D. M., Bakhit, M., Shepherd, H. L., Dimopoulos-Bick, T., ... Hoffmann, T., & Thompson, R. (2021). Scaling-up Shared Decision Making in Multidisciplinary Osteoarthritis Care Teams: A Qualitative Study Using the Consolidated Framework for Implementation Research With Three Demonstration Sites. [preprint]
  16. Glasziou, P., Scott, A. M., Chalmers, I., Kolstoe, S. E., & Davies, H. T. (2021). Improving research ethics review and governance can improve human health. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, 01410768211051711.
  17. Jones, M., Okano, S., Looke, D., Kennedy, G., Pavilion, G., Clouston, J., ... & Mollee, P. (2021). Catheter-associated bloodstream infection in patients with cancer: comparison of left-and right-sided insertions. Journal of Hospital Infection118, 70-76.
  18. Furuya-Kanamori, L., Xu, C., Doi, S.A., Clark, J., Wangdi, K., Mills, D.J. and Lau, C.L. (2021). Comparison of immunogenicity and safety of licensed Japanese encephalitis vaccines: A systematic review and network meta-analysis. Vaccine, 39(32), 4429-4436.
  19. Alene, K.A., Wangdi, K., Colquhoun, S., Chani, K., Islam, T., Rahevar, K., Morishita, F., Byrne, A., Clark, J. & Viney, K. (2021). Tuberculosis related disability: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC medicine19(1), pp.1-19.
  20. Byambasuren, O., Beller, E., Clark, J., Collignon, P., & Glasziou, P. (2021). The effect of eye protection on SARS-CoV-2 transmission: a systematic review. Antimicrobial Resistance & Infection Control10(1), 156.
  21. Glasziou, P. P., & Tikkinen, K. A. O. (2021). The RECOVERY trial platform: a milestone in the development and execution of treatment evaluation during an epidemic. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine114(9), 443-446.
  22. Lewis, E. T., Howard, L., Cardona, M., Radford, K., Withall, A., Howie, A., Rockwood, K., & Peters, R. (2021). Frailty in Indigenous populations: A scoping review. Frontiers in Public Health, 9, 785460.
  23. Chalmers, I., & Glasziou, P. (2021). Protecting the public from the adverse effects of confused research ethics. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, 114(11), 507-512.
  24. Shrestha, S., Poudel, A., Cardona, M., Steadman, K. J., & Nissen, L. M. (2021). Impact of deprescribing dual-purpose medications on patient-related outcomes for older adults near end-of-life: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Therapeutic advances in drug safety12, 20420986211052343.
  25. MĂŒller, B.S., Klaaßen-Mielke, R., Gonzalez-Gonzalez, A.I., ... Glasziou, P., ... and Muth, C. (2021). Effectiveness of the application of an electronic medication management support system in patients with polypharmacy in general practice: a study protocol of cluster-randomised controlled trial (AdAM). BMJ open11(9), e048191.
  26. Dobler, C.C., Guyatt, G.H., Wang, Z., & Murad, M.H. (2021). Users' Guide to Medical Decision Analysis. Mayo Clinic Proceedings, 96(8), 2205-2217.
  27. Cao, S., Jones, M., Tooth, L. and Mishra, G.D. (2021). Association between preconception cannabis use and risk of postpartum depression: Findings from an Australian longitudinal cohort. Drug and alcohol dependence226, p.108860.
  28. Bakhit, M., Baillie, E., Krzyzaniak, N., van Driel, M., Clark, J., Glasziou, P., & Del Mar, C. (2021). Antibiotic prescribing for acute infections in synchronous telehealth consultations: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BJGP open, BJGPO.2021.0106. 
  29. Zadro, J., Jones, C., Harris, I., Buchbinder, R., O'Connor, D.A., McCaffery, K., Thompson, R.E., Karunaratne, S., Teng, M.J., Maher, C. & Hoffmann, T. (2021). Development of a patient decision aid on subacromial decompression surgery and rotator cuff repair surgery: an international mixed-methods study. BMJ open11(8), p.e054032.
  30. Hoffmann, T., Bakhit, M., Krzyzaniak, N., Del Mar, C., Scott, A.M. Glasziou, P. (2021). Soap versus sanitiser for preventing the transmission of acute respiratory infections in the community: a systematic review with meta-analysis and dose–response analysis. BMJ open11(8), p.e046175.
  31. Abukmail, E., Bakhit, M., Del Mar, C. Hoffmann, T. (2021). Effect of different visual presentations on the comprehension of prognostic information: a systematic review. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making21(1), pp.1-10.
  32. Krzyzaniak, N., Scott, A., Bakhit, M., Bryant, A., Taylor, M. & Del Mar, C. (2021). Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the Australian residential aged care facility (RACF) workforce. AJAN-The Australian Journal of Advanced Nursing38(3).
  33. Rozbroj, T., Haas, R., O'Connor, D., Carter, S.M., McCaffery, K., Thomas, R., Donovan, J. & Buchbinder, R. (2021). How do people understand overtesting and overdiagnosis? Systematic review and meta-synthesis of qualitative research. Social Science & Medicine, p.114255.
  34. Zaw, A., Nguyen, R., Lam, L., Kaplan, A., & Dobler, C.C. (2021). The Effect of Limiting the Scan Range of Computed Tomography Pulmonary Angiography (to Reduce Radiation Exposure) on the Detection of Pulmonary Embolism: A Systematic Review. Diagnostics11(12), 2179.
  35. Cardona, M.,Dobler, C.C., Koreshe, E., Heyland, D.K., Nguyen, R.H., Sim, J.P., Clark, J. & Psirides, A. (2021). A catalogue of tools and variables from crisis and routine care to support decision-making about allocation of intensive care beds and ventilator treatment during pandemics: Scoping review. Journal of Critical Care66, 33-43.
  36. Wake, E., Brandenburg, C., Heathcote, K., Dale, K., Campbell, D. & Cardona, M. (2021). Barriers and Facilitators to Implementation of a Telephone Follow-Up Program for Severely Injured Trauma Patients–A Process Evaluation. Research Square
  37. Islam, N., Wright, S., Lau, C.L., Doi, S.A., Mills, D.J., Clark, J., Clements, A.C. & Furuya-Kanamori, L. (2021). Efficacy of a 3-day pretravel schedule of tafenoquine for malaria chemoprophylaxis: a network meta-analysis. Journal of Travel Medicine28(5), p.taab057.
  38. Vandermost, M., Bagraith, K.S., Kennedy, H., Doherty, D., Kilner, S., Sterling, M., Henry, D. Jones, M. (2021). Improvement in pain interference and function by an allied health pain management program: Results of a randomized trial. European Journal of Pain.
  39. Othman, M.M., Khudadad, H., Dughmosh, R., Syed, A., Clark, J., Furuya-Kanamori, L., Abou-Samra, A.B. & Doi, S.A. (2021). Towards a better understanding of self-management interventions in type 2 diabetes: A meta-regression analysis. Primary care diabetes.
  40. Meid, A.D., Gonzalez-Gonzalez, A.I., Dinh, T.S., ..., Glasziou, P., & Muth, C. (2021). Predicting hospital admissions from individual patient data (IPD): an applied example to explore key elements driving external validity. BMJ open11(8), p.e045572.
  41. Alser, O., Alghoul, H., Alkhateeb, Z., Hamdan, A., Albaraqouni, L. & Saini, K. (2021). Healthcare workers preparedness for COVID-19 pandemic in the occupied Palestinian territory: a cross-sectional survey. BMC Health Services Research, 21(1), 766.
  42. Henry, D.A., Jones, M.A., Stehlik, P. Glasziou, P.P. (2021). Effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccines: findings from real world studies. MJA, 215(4), 149-151.
  43. Scott, A.M., Forbes, C., Clark, J., Carter, M., Glasziou, P. & Munn, Z. (2021). Systematic review automation tools improve efficiency but lack of knowledge impedes their adoption: a survey. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 138, 80-94.
  44. Clark, J.M., Beller, E., Glasziou, P.Sanders, S. (2021). The decisions and processes involved in a systematic search strategy: a hierarchical framework. Journal of the Medical Library Association: JMLA109(2), 201-211.
  45. Bahkit, M., Jones, M., Baker, J., Nair, R., Yan, K., Del Mar, C., Scott, A.M. (2021). Reporting of adverse events, conflict of interest and funding in randomised controlled trials of antibiotics: a secondary analysis. BMJ Open, 11(7), e045406
  46. Martin, R.W., BrogĂ„rd Andersen, S., O’Brien, M.A., Bravo, P., Hoffmann, T., et al. (2021). Providing Balanced Information about Options in Patient Decision Aids: An Update from the International Patient Decision Aid Standards. Medical Decision Making, 41(7), pp. 780-788.
  47. Jamal, S., Jones, C., Walker, J., Mazereeuw, M., Sheppard, A.J., Henry, D. & Marrett, L.D. (2021). Cancer in First Nations people in Ontario, Canada: Incidence and mortality, 1991 to 2010. Health Reports32(6), pp.14-28.
  48. Beeken, R.J., Scott, A.M., Sims, R., Cleo, G., Clifford, H., Glasziou, P.Thomas, R. (2021). A Community Jury on initiating weight management conversations in primary care. Health Expectations.
  49. Lewis, E.T., Hammill, K.A., Ticehurst, M., Turner, R.M., Greenaway, S., Hillman, K., Carlini, J. & Cardona, M. (2021), July. How Do Patients with Life-Limiting Illness and Caregivers Want End-Of-Life Prognostic Information Delivered? A Pilot Study. Healthcare, 9(7), p. 784.
  50. Phillips, W.R., Sturgiss, E., Yang, A., Glasziou, P., Hartman, T.O., Orkin, A., Russell, G.M. & van Weel, C. (2021). Clinician use of primary care research reports. The Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine34(3), pp.648-660.
  51. Davey, A., Tapley, A., Mulquiney, K.J., van Driel, M., Fielding, A., Holliday, E., Davis, J.S., Glasziou, P., Dallas, A., Ball, J. & Spike, N. (2021). Immediate and delayed antibiotic prescribing strategies used by Australian early-career general practitioners. British Journal of General Practice.
  52. O'Keeffe, M., Nickel, B., Dakin, T., Maher, C.G., Albarqouni, L., McCaffery, K., Barratt, A. & Moynihan, R. (2021). Journalists’ views on media coverage of medical tests and overdiagnosis: a qualitative study. BMJ open11(6), p.e043991.
  53. Clark, J., McFarlane, C., Cleo, G., Ramos, C.I. & Marshall, S. (2021). The Impact of Systematic Review Automation Tools on Methodological Quality and Time Taken to Complete Systematic Review Tasks: Case Study. JMIR Medical Education7(2), e24418.
  54. Hoffmann, T., Gibson, E., Barnett, C. & Maher, C. (2021). Shared decision making in Australian physiotherapy practice: A survey of knowledge, attitudes, and self-reported use. Plos one16(5), p.e0251347.
  55. Lewis, E.T., Harrison, R., Nicholson, M., Hillman, K., Trankle, S., Rangel, S., Stokes, C. & Cardona, M. (2021). Clinicians’ and public acceptability of universal risk-of-death screening for older people in routine clinical practice in Australia: Cross-sectional surveys. Aging Clinical and Experimental Research, 33: pp.1063–1070.
  56. Martin, A., Hancox, R. J., Chang, C. L., Beasley, R., Wrobel, J., McDonald, V., Dobler, C.C, et al. (2021). Preventing adverse cardiac events (PACE) in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD): study protocol for a double-blind, placebo controlled, randomised controlled trial of bisoprolol in COPD. BMJ open11(8), e053446.
  57. D’Ambrosio, L., Centis, R., Dobler, C.C., et al. (2021). Screening for Tuberculosis in Migrants: A Survey by the Global Tuberculosis Network. Antibiotics10(11), 1355.
  58. Griffin, A.R., Moloney, N., Leaver, A., Jagnoor, J., Michaleff, Z.A., Christine Lin, C.W. & Rebbeck, T. (2021). Experiences of responsiveness to exercise in people with chronic whiplash: A qualitative study. Musculoskeletal Science and Practice, 54: p.102380.
  59. Scalia, P., Saunders, C.H., Dannenberg, M., Mc Giguere, A., Alper, B.S., Hoffmann, T., Perestelo‐Perez, L., Durand, M.A. & Elwyn, G. (2021). Processes for evidence summarization for patient decision aids: A Delphi consensus study. Health Expectations, 24(4), pp.1178-1186.
  60. Kazda, L., Bell, K., Thomas, R., McGeechan, K., Sims, R. & Barratt, A. (2021). Overdiagnosis of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in Children and Adolescents: A Systematic Scoping Review. JAMA network open4(4), e215335.
  61. Cardona, M., Stehlik, P., Fawzy, P., Byambasuren, O., Anderson, J., Clark, J., Sun, S. & Scott, I. (2021). Effectiveness and sustainability of deprescribing for hospitalized older patients near end of life: a systematic review. Expert Opinion on Drug Safety20(1), 81-91.
  62. Muscat, D.M., Morris, G.M., Bell, K., Cvejic, E., Smith, J., Jansen, J., Thomas, R., Bonner, C., Doust, J. & McCaffery, K. (2021). Benefits and Harms of Hypertension and High-Normal Labels: A Randomized Experiment. Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes, 14, e007160
  63. Fien, S., Plunkett, E., Fien, C., Greenaway, S., Heyland, D.K., Clark, J. Cardona, M. (2021). Challenges and facilitators in delivering optimal care at the End of Life for older patients: a scoping review on the clinicians’ perspective. Aging Clinical and Experimental Research, 33(10), 2643-2656.
  64. Vinkers, C.H., Lamberink, H.J., Tijdink, J.K., Heus, P., Bouter, L., Glasziou, P., et al. (2021). The methodological quality of 176,620 randomized controlled trials published between 1966 and 2018 reveals a positive trend but also an urgent need for improvement. PloS Biology19(4), p.e3001162.
  65. Byambasuren, O., Dobler, C.C., Bell, K., Rojas, D.P., Clark, J., McLaws, M.L. & Glasziou, P. (2021). Comparison of seroprevalence of SARS-CoV-2 infections with cumulative and imputed COVID-19 cases: systematic review. Plos one16(4), e0248946.
  66. Marshall, K., Perera, R., Glasziou, P. & Fleming, S. (2021). Can party balloons replace autoinflation balloons to treat glue ear: technical comparison. BJGP open.
  67. Rethlefsen, M.L., Kirtley, S., Waffenschmidt, S., Ayala, A.P., Moher, D., Page, M.J., Koffel, J.B., & PRISMA-S Group. (2021). PRISMA-S: an extension to the PRISMA statement for reporting literature searches in systematic reviews. Systematic reviews10(1), pp.1-19.
  68. Page, M.J., McKenzie, J.E., Bossuyt, P.M., Boutron, I., Hoffmann, T.C., Mulrow, C.D., Shamseer, L., Tetzlaff, J.M. & Moher, D. (2021). Updating guidance for reporting systematic reviews: development of the PRISMA 2020 statement. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology134, pp.103-112.
  69. Page, M.J., McKenzie, J.E., Bossuyt, P.M., Boutron, I., Hoffmann, T.C., et al. (2021). The PRISMA 2020 statement: an updated guideline for reporting systematic reviews. BMJ (Clinical Research ed), 372:n71. [Co-published in PLOS Medicine, 18(3), p. e1003583; Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 134, pp. 178-189; Systematic Reviews 10(1), p. 89; and Journal of Surgery 88, pp. 105906]
  70. Page, M.J., Moher, D., Bossuyt, P.M., Boutron, I., Hoffmann, T.C., et al. (2021). PRISMA 2020 explanation and elaboration: updated guidance and exemplars for reporting systematic reviews. BMJ (Clinical Rsearch ed), 372:n160.
  71. Cao, S., Jones, M., Tooth, L. & Mishra, G. (2021). Does premenstrual syndrome before pregnancy increase the risk of postpartum depression? Findings from the Australian Longitudinal Study on Women's Health. Journal of Affective Disorders279, pp.143-148.
  72. Sharma, S., Traeger, A.C., O’Keeffe, M., Copp, T., Freeman, A., Hoffmann, T. & Maher, C.G. (2021). Effect of information format on intentions and beliefs regarding diagnostic imaging for non-specific low back pain: A randomised controlled trial in members of the public. Patient Education and Counseling104(3), pp.595-602.
  73. Putrik, P., Jessup, R., Buchbinder, R., Glasziou, P., Karnon, J. & O’Connor, D.A. (2021). Prioritising models of healthcare service delivery for a more sustainable health system: a Delphi study of Australian health policy, clinical practice and management, academic and consumer stakeholders. Australian Health Review.
  74. Musa, O.A., Syed, A., Mohamed, A.M., Chivese, T., Clark, J., Furuya-Kanamori, L., Xu, C., Toft, E., Bashir, M., Abou-Samra, A.B. & Thalib, L. (2021). Metformin is comparable to insulin for pharmacotherapy in gestational diabetes mellitus: A network meta-analysis evaluating 6046 women. Pharmacological Research167, p.105546.
  75. Moynihan, R., Sanders, S., Michaleff, Z.A., Scott, A.M., Clark, J., To, E.J., Jones, M., ... & Albarqouni, L.(2021). Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on utilisation of healthcare services: a systematic review. BMJ open11(3), e045343.
  76. Bakhit, M., Krzyzaniak, N., Hilder, J., Clark, J., Scott, A. Del Mar, C. (2021). Use of methenamine hippurate to prevent urinary tract infections in community adult women: a systematic review and meta-analysis. British Journal of General Practice, 71(708): e528-3537.
  77. Albarqouni, L., Sanders, S., Clark, J., Tikkinen, K.A. & Glasziou, P. (2021). Self-management for men with lower urinary tract symptoms: a systematic review and meta-analysis. The Annals of Family Medicine19(2), 157-167.
  78. Thomas, R., Greenwood, H., Michaleff, Z.A., Abukmail, E., Hoffmann, T.C., McCaffery, K., Hardiman, L. &  Glasziou, P. (2021). Examining Australian’s beliefs, misconceptions and sources of information for COVID-19: a national online survey. BMJ open11(2), p.e043421.
  79. Hoffmann, T.C., Bakhit, M., Durand, M.A., Perestelo-PĂ©rez, L., Saunders, C. & Brito, J.P. (2021). Basing Information on Comprehensive, Critically Appraised, and Up-to-Date Syntheses of the Scientific Evidence: An Update from the International Patient Decision Aid Standards. Medical Decision Making, 41(7), pp. 755-767.
  80. Xu, C., Lau, C.L., Clark, J., Rafferty, A.C., Mills, D.J., Ramsey, L., Gilbert, B., Doi, S.A. & Furuya-Kanamori, L. (2021). Immunogenicity after pre-and post-exposure rabies vaccination: A systematic review and dose-response meta-analysis. Vaccine, 39(7), 1044-1050
  81. Gururaj, S., Bird, M. L., Borschmann, K., Eng, J. J., Watkins, C. L., Walker, M. F., ... & SRRR2 KT working group (Hoffmann, T.). (2021). Evidence-based stroke rehabilitation: do priorities for practice change and feasibility of implementation vary across high income, upper and lower-middle income countries?. Disability and Rehabilitation, 1-8.
  82. Stone, J.C., Glass, K., Clark, J., Ritskes-Hoitinga, M., Munn, Z., Tugwell, P. & Doi, S.A. (2021). The MethodologicAl STandards for Epidemiological Research (MASTER) scale demonstrated a unified framework for bias assessment. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 134, 52-64
  83. Bakhit, M., Krzyzaniak, N., Scott, A.M., Clark, J., Glasziou, P. Del Mar, C. (2021). Downsides of face masks and possible mitigation strategies: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMJ open11(2), e044364.
  84. Gunnarsson, R.K., Orda, U., Elliott, B., Heal, C., Gorges, H., Glasziou, P. Del Mar, C. (2021). Improving antibiotics targeting using PCR point-of-care testing for group A streptococci in patients with uncomplicated acute sore throat. Australian Journal of General Practice50, pp.76-83.
  85. Hoffmann, T., Beckhaus, J. & Del Mar, C. (2021). ‘What happens if I do nothing? ’A Systematic Review of the Inclusion and Quantitative Description of a ‘No Active Intervention’ Option in Patient Decision Aids. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 36(12), pp. 3897-3899.
  86. Hoffmann, T., Peiris, R., Glasziou, P., Cleo, G.Del Mar, C. (2021). Natural history of non-bullous impetigo: A systematic review of time to resolution or improvement without antibiotic treatment. British Journal of General Practice, 71(704): e237-e242.
  87. Dinh, T.S., GonzĂĄlez-GonzĂĄlez, A.I., Meid, A.D., .... Glasziou, P.P, Haefeli, W.E., & Muth, C. (2021). Are anticholinergic symptoms a risk factor for falls in older general practice patients with polypharmacy? Study protocol for the development and validation of a prognostic model. Frontiers in pharmacology11, 577747.
  88. Chou, M.S., Ting, N.C., El-Turk, N., Harrington, Z., & Dobler, C.C. (2021). Treatment burden experienced by patients with obstructive sleep apnoea using continuous positive airway pressure therapy. PloS one16(6), e0252915.
  89. Bloomfield, J.G., Schneider, C.R., Lane, S., Stehlik, P. & Frotjold, A. (2021). Evaluating a large-scale introductory interprofessional education workshop for developing interprofessional socialisation in medical, nursing and pharmacy students: A quasi-experimental pre-test post-test study. Nurse Education Today, p.104777.
  90. Steele, S.J., Ennis, S.L., & Dobler, C.C. (2021). Treatment burden associated with the intake of thickened fluids. Breathe17(1).
  91. Fandim, J.V., Nitzsche, R., Michaleff, Z.A., Pena Costa, L.O. & Saragiotto, B. (2021). The contemporary management of neck pain in adults. Pain Management, 11(1), 75-87.
  92. Albarqouni, L., Moynihan, R., Clark, J., Scott, A. M., Duggan, A. & Del Mar, C. (2021). Head of bed elevation to relieve gastroesophageal reflux symptoms: a systematic review. ,BMC Family Practice22(1), 1-9.
  93. GonzĂĄlez-GonzĂĄlez, A. I., Dinh, T. S., Meid, A. D., Blom, J. W., van den Akker, M., Elders, P. J., ... Glasziou, P.P. & Muth, C. (2021). Predicting negative health outcomes in older general practice patients with chronic illness: rationale and development of the PROPERmed harmonized individual participant data database. Mechanisms of Ageing and Development, 111436.
  94. Shih, P., Nickel, B., Degeling, C., Thomas, R., Brito, J.P., McLeod, D.S., McCaffery, K. & Carter, S.M. (2021). Terminology change for small low-risk papillary thyroid cancer as a response to overtreatment: Results from three Australian community juries. Thyroid.
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