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Medicine by the Numbers: Vitamin E in Pregnancy - American Family Physician

Apr 1, 2017 - ...Medicine by the Numbers A Collaboration of TheNNT.com and AFP Vitamin E in Pregnancy PATRICIA VAN LEER, MD Am Fam Physician. 2017 Apr 1;95(7):online. View/Print Table VITAMIN E IN PREGNANCY BenefitsHarms 1 in 333 avoided a placental abruption 1 in 19 developed term premature...

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Medicine by the Numbers: Tap Water vs. Sterile Saline for Wound Irrigation - American ...

Aug 1, 2015 - Studies show that there was no significant difference and none were harmed by using tap water. Find out more.

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Medicine by the Numbers: Bronchodilators for Bronchiolitis - American Family Physician

Sep 1, 2015 - Studies show that none were helped and the impact of harms such as decreased oxygen saturation and tachycardia was uncertain.

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Medicine by the Numbers: Antiepileptic Drugs After First Unprovoked Seizure - American ...

Feb 1, 2017 - ...Medicine by the Numbers A Collaboration of TheNNT.com and AFP Antiepileptic Drugs After First Unprovoked Seizure MARIBETH PORTER, MD, MS, and LISA CHACKO, MD, MPH Am Fam Physician. 2017 Feb 1;95(3):online. View/Print Table IMMEDIATE TREATMENT WITH ANTIEPILEPTIC DRUGS AFTER FIRST...

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Medicine by the Numbers: Buprenorphine Maintenance vs. Placebo for Opioid Dependence - ...

Mar 1, 2017 - ...Medicine by the Numbers A Collaboration of TheNNT.com and AFP Buprenorphine Maintenance vs. Placebo for Opioid Dependence MEGHAN F. RALEIGH, MD Am Fam Physician. 2017 Mar 1;95(5):online. View/Print Table BUPRENORPHINE MAINTENANCE VS. PLACEBO FOR OPIOID DEPENDENCE BenefitsHarms 1 in...

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Medicine by the Numbers: Alpha-adrenergic Agonists for the Management of Opioid ...

Jan 1, 2017 - ...Medicine by the Numbers A Collaboration of TheNNT.com and AFP Alpha-adrenergic Agonists for the Management of Opioid Withdrawal MATTHEW ROYALL, MD; KATHRYN K. GARNER, MD; SUSAN HILL, DO; and MATTHEW BARNES, MD Am Fam Physician. 2017 Jan 1;95(1):online. View/Print Table...

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Medicine by the Numbers: Aripiprazole vs. Placebo or Haloperidol for Schizophrenia - ...

Dec 1, 2016 - ...Medicine by the Numbers A Collaboration of TheNNT.com and AFP Aripiprazole vs. Placebo or Haloperidol for Schizophrenia SHAHRIAR ZEHTABCHI, MD Am Fam Physician. 2016 Dec 1;94(11):877-878. View/Print Table ARIPIPRAZOLE (ABILIFY) VS. PLACEBO OR HALOPERIDOL FOR SCHIZOPHRENIA...

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Medicine by the Numbers: Rivaroxaban vs. Warfarin for Anticoagulation in Patients with ...

Oct 1, 2016 - Studies showed that 433 patients needed to be treated with rivaroxaban to prevent one stroke and 629 patients needed to be treated with rivaroxaban to prevent one thromboembolic event. Read more.

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Medicine by the Numbers: Valproate for Adult Migraine Prophylaxis - American Family ...

Nov 1, 2016 - ...Medicine by the Numbers A Collaboration of TheNNT.com and AFP Valproate for Adult Migraine Prophylaxis ADAM R. ALUISIO, MD, MS, and SHAHRIAR ZEHTABCHI, MD Am Fam Physician. 2016 Nov 1;94(9):online. View/Print Table VALPROATE FOR ADULT MIGRAINE PROPHYLAXIS BenefitsHarms 1 in 5...

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Medicine by the Numbers: Topical NSAIDs for Acute Musculoskeletal Pain in Adults - ...

Jul 1, 2016 - Studies show that patients had improved pain control with diclofenac gel, ketoprofen gel, and ibuprofen gel with no increase in local or systemic adverse events. See why.

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Medicine by the Numbers: Acupuncture for Frequent Tension-Type Headaches - American ...

Aug 1, 2016 - Studies show an NNT of 3 to have at least a 50% reduction of headache frequency compared with routine care. Want to know more?

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Medicine by the Numbers: Perioperative Beta Blockers - American Family Physician

Sep 1, 2016 - Studies show that 1 in 72 patients had a nonfatal myocardial infarction prevents while harm end points included nonfatal stroke, hypotension, and bradycardia. Find out more.

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Medicine by the Numbers: Corticosteroids for Community-Acquired Pneumonia - American ...

Jun 1, 2016 - Studies show that 1 in 20 patients avoided mechanical ventilation and 1 in 16 patients avoided ARDS; 1 in 29 patients developed hyperglycemia requiring treatment. Read more.

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Medicine by the Numbers: Ibuprofen for Treatment of Episodic Tension-Type Headaches - ...

May 1, 2016 - Studies show that 1 in 14 patients were parin-free at two hours and none experienced adverse events. Find out more.

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Medicine by the Numbers: Cyclobenzaprine in the Treatment of Low Back Pain - American ...

Feb 1, 2016 - Studies show that 1 in 3 patients experiences global improvement in back pain symptoms at 10 days, while 1 in 4 patients experiences medication adverse effects. Read more.

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Medicine by the Numbers: Leukotriene Receptor Antagonists in the Treatment of Acute ...

Apr 1, 2016 - Studies show there were no patient-important benefits and no hospital admissions were prevented. Want to know more?

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Medicine by the Numbers: Controlled Cord Traction During the Third Stage of Labor - ...

Mar 1, 2016 - ...Medicine by the Numbers A Collaboration of TheNNT.com and AFP Controlled Cord Traction During the Third Stage of Labor This is a corrected version of the article that appeared in print. EMILY M. CULLINEY, MD, FAAFP, and PAMELA M. WILLIAMS, MD, FAAFP Am Fam Physician. 2016 Mar...

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Medicine by the Numbers: Gabapentin for Chronic Neuropathic Pain - American Family ...

Dec 1, 2015 - Studies show that 1 in 6 patients were helped with diabetic neuropathy and 1 in 8 were helped with postherpetic neuralgia. Find out more.

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Medicine by the Numbers: Probiotics for the Prevention of Upper Respiratory Tract ...

Oct 1, 2015 - Studies show that probiotics prevented 1 in 8 upper respiratory tract infections and caused no harms. Find out more.

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Medicine by the Numbers: Effectiveness of Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors for ...

Nov 1, 2015 - Studies show that 1 in 4 had improved bloating and stool consistency, and less interference with daily life, while only 1 in 9 experiences medication related adverse effects. Want to know more?

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Medicine by the Numbers: Nicotine Replacement Therapy for Smoking Cessation - American ...

Jul 1, 2015 - Studies show that 1 in 15 patients successfully quit smoking and 1 in 94 patients experienced chest pain or palpitations. Want to know more?

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Medicine by the Numbers: Tight Glycemic Control for Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (Over Five...

Jun 1, 2015 - Studies show that none were helped and 1 in 6 patients were harmed. See why.

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Medicine by the Numbers: PSA Screening for Prostate Cancer - American Family Physician

May 1, 2015 - Studies show no deaths were prevented and 1 in 5 underwent a prostate biopsy for a false-positive test. Read more.

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Medicine by the Numbers: Ondansetron for Gastroenteritis in Children and Adolescents - ...

Apr 1, 2015 - Studies show vomiting stopped in 1 in 5 patients and diarrhea was a consistent adverse effect. Find out more.

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