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  • Methylation predicts mortality

    DNA methylation-derived age measures are heritable and can be used to predict individual mortality, irrespective of health, lifestyle and genetics

    Genome Biology 2015, 16:25
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    Molecular tools for DFIs

    Current methods to identify pathogens causing diabetic foot infections (DFIs) are inadequate, so Anne Spichler and colleagues suggest that developing new molecular techniques to better understand DFI microbiology will lead to better management of this complex disease.

    BMC Medicine 2015, 13:2
  • Uncovering the emotional aspects of working on a clinical trial

    Interviews with trial staff during an investigation concerning trial recruitment and adherence revealed the underreported emotional aspects of trial work, including emotional stresses in meeting recruitment targets and the need for emotional management of oneself, patients and colleagues.

    Trials 2015, 16:3
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    The TRIPOD Statement

    As quality of reporting clinical prediction models is often poor, Gary Collins and colleagues have developed the TRIPOD statement, which provides authors and editors with a 22-item checklist to ensure all key elements of a multivariable prediction model can be adequately reported.

    BMC Medicine 2015, 13:1
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    Sex differences in mortality risk after MI

    Evidence from a meta-analysis suggests that there are sex differences in risk factors for mortality after myocardial infarction (MI), providing information that should inform prediction models to improve risk assessment for men and women.

    BMC Medicine 2014, 12:242


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A. Metin Gülmezoglu

Co-ordinating Editor, WHO Reproductive Health Library