Volume 3 (2005) - March 2005
Nancy L Wilczynski, R Brian Haynes, the Hedges Team BMC Medicine 2005, 3:7 (29 March 2005)
Medical professionals can improve the retrieval of diagnostic studies from bibliographic databases such as EMBASE by using search strategies that combine text words and indexing terms.
Heart Protection Study Collaborative Group BMC Medicine 2005, 3:6 (16 March 2005)
A large trial of simvastatin treatment on patients with vascular disease or diabetes has shown that a reduction in cholesterol is not associated with adverse effects on non-vascular mortality or cancer incidence.