Author(s) Lazic S.; Kellett C.; Afzal I.; Field R.E.; Mohan R. et al.
Source HIP International; May 2020; vol. 30 (no. 3); p. 303-308
Background: Polycarbonate urethane (PCU) is a bearing surface with a lower modulus of elasticity than polyethylene or ceramic and is thought to more closely replicate the tribology of native hyaline cartilage. The purpose of this study was to determine the clinical outcomes with the use of PCU in elective total hip arthroplasty (THA).
Is inhaled budesonide a useful adjunct for the prevention or management of bronchopulmonary dysplasia?
Author(s) Andrews E.; Sur A.
Source Archives of Disease in Childhood; May 2020; vol. 105 (no. 5); p. 508-511
Spirometry performed as part of the Manchester community-based lung cancer screening programme detects a high prevalence of airflow obstruction in individuals without a prior diagnosis of COPD
Author(s) Balata H.; Harvey J.; Barber P.V.; Duerden R.; Evison M. et al.
Source Thorax; May 2020
BACKGROUND: COPD is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in populations eligible for lung cancer screening. We investigated the role of spirometry in a community-based lung cancer screening programme.
The cost-effectiveness of progesterone in preventing miscarriages in women with early pregnancy bleeding: an economic evaluation based on the PRISM trial
Author(s) Okeke Ogwulu C.B.; Goranitis I.; Roberts T.E.; Devall A.J.; Gallos I.D. et al.
Source BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology; May 2020; vol. 127 (no. 6); p. 757-767
Objectives: To assess the cost-effectiveness of progesterone compared with placebo in preventing pregnancy loss in women with early pregnancy vaginal bleeding.
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