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2017, Issue 8

Since Issue 6, 2013, Cochrane Reviews and Protocols have been published continuously and included in monthly issues. CDSR was published monthly from 2010 and quarterly prior to that. For information on pre-2003 issues, please contact the Cochrane Editorial Unit ceu@cochrane.org

Withdrawn Reviews

Intervention Reviews

Intermittent catheterisation for long‐term bladder management

Jacqui Prieto, Catherine L Murphy, Katherine N Moore, Mandy Fader

Date Withdrawn: DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006008.pub4
  • Withdrawn

    The review or protocol has been withdrawn for the reasons given in the article

  • Review

    A full review, complete with results and discussion, possibly including meta-analyses to combine results across studies.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Protocols

Intervention Protocols

Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) for pain management in sickle cell disease

Sudipta Pal, Ruchita Dixit, Soe Moe, Myron A Godinho, Adinegara BL Abas, Samir K Ballas, Shanker Ram, Uduman Ali M Yousuf

Online Publication Date: DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012762
  • New

    A new protocol or review that has been published in the most recent issue

  • Protocol

    The protocol describes the rationale, objectives, and methods that will be used in the systematic review.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Endoscopic versus surgical palliation for malignant distal bile duct obstruction

Lyn Li Lean, Miny Samuel, Calvin J Koh, Irwani Ibrahim, Kay Choong See

Online Publication Date: DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012758
  • New

    A new protocol or review that has been published in the most recent issue

  • Protocol

    The protocol describes the rationale, objectives, and methods that will be used in the systematic review.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Xenon as an adjuvant to therapeutic hypothermia in near term and term newborns with hypoxic ischaemic encephalopathy

Christoph M Rüegger, Peter G Davis, Jeanie L Cheong

Online Publication Date: DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012753
  • New

    A new protocol or review that has been published in the most recent issue

  • Protocol

    The protocol describes the rationale, objectives, and methods that will be used in the systematic review.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Ab interno trabecular bypass surgery with iStent for open angle glaucoma

Jimmy T Le, Amanda K Bicket, Tianjing Li

Online Publication Date: DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012743
  • New

    A new protocol or review that has been published in the most recent issue

  • Protocol

    The protocol describes the rationale, objectives, and methods that will be used in the systematic review.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Control methods for Aedes albopictus and Aedes aegypti

Praveen Weeratunga, Chaturaka Rodrigo, Sumadhya Deepika Fernando, Senaka Rajapakse

Online Publication Date: DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012759
  • New

    A new protocol or review that has been published in the most recent issue

  • Protocol

    The protocol describes the rationale, objectives, and methods that will be used in the systematic review.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Psychological interventions for persisting postconcussion symptoms following traumatic brain injury

Perry Moore, Lucinda Mawdsley, Cerian F Jackson, Michael J Atherton

Online Publication Date: DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012755
  • New

    A new protocol or review that has been published in the most recent issue

  • Protocol

    The protocol describes the rationale, objectives, and methods that will be used in the systematic review.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Biologic drugs for induction and maintenance of remission in Crohn's disease: a network meta‐analysis

Pieter Hindryckx, GY Zou, Brian G Feagan, Sushil K Garg, Jasvinder A Singh, Triana Lobaton, Siddharth Singh, Claire E Parker, Tran M Nguyen, Orli M Silverberg, Reena Khanna, Vipul Jairath

Online Publication Date: DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012751
  • New

    A new protocol or review that has been published in the most recent issue

  • Protocol

    The protocol describes the rationale, objectives, and methods that will be used in the systematic review.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Interventions for managing root caries

Haiping Tan, Lindsay Richards, Tanya Walsh, Helen V Worthington, Jan E Clarkson, Linda Wang, Marilia Mattar de Amoedo Campos Velo

Online Publication Date: DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012750
  • New

    A new protocol or review that has been published in the most recent issue

  • Protocol

    The protocol describes the rationale, objectives, and methods that will be used in the systematic review.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Setting and techniques for monitoring blood pressure during pregnancy

Hannah L Nathan, Natasha L Hezelgrave, Mariana Widmer, Lucy C Chappell, Andrew H Shennan

Online Publication Date: DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012739
  • New

    A new protocol or review that has been published in the most recent issue

  • Protocol

    The protocol describes the rationale, objectives, and methods that will be used in the systematic review.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Endoscopic cyclophotocoagulation (ECP) for open angle glaucoma and primary angle closure

Márta Tóth, Kuang Hu, Catey Bunce, Gus Gazzard

Online Publication Date: DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012741
  • New

    A new protocol or review that has been published in the most recent issue

  • Protocol

    The protocol describes the rationale, objectives, and methods that will be used in the systematic review.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Oral xanthine derivatives (theophylline and doxofylline) for patients with stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)

Olga M García Morales, Maria Ximena Rojas‐Reyes, Rodolfo J Dennis

Online Publication Date: DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012748
  • New

    A new protocol or review that has been published in the most recent issue

  • Protocol

    The protocol describes the rationale, objectives, and methods that will be used in the systematic review.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Ab interno trabecular bypass surgery with Schlemm´s Canal Microstent (Hydrus) for open angle glaucoma

Francisco Otarola, Kuang Hu, Gus Gazzard, Catey Bunce

Online Publication Date: DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012740
  • New

    A new protocol or review that has been published in the most recent issue

  • Protocol

    The protocol describes the rationale, objectives, and methods that will be used in the systematic review.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Subconjunctival draining minimally‐invasive glaucoma devices for medically uncontrolled glaucoma

Anthony J King, Kuang Hu, Eleni Nikita, Caroline A Mulvaney, Augusto Azuara‐Blanco, Richard Stead

Online Publication Date: DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012742
  • New

    A new protocol or review that has been published in the most recent issue

  • Protocol

    The protocol describes the rationale, objectives, and methods that will be used in the systematic review.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Personalised interventions for subgroups of children with conduct problems

Eilis M M Kennedy, Lorna French, Christopher Roberts

Online Publication Date: DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012746
  • New

    A new protocol or review that has been published in the most recent issue

  • Protocol

    The protocol describes the rationale, objectives, and methods that will be used in the systematic review.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Methodology Protocols

How health equity is reported and analyzed in randomized trials

Jennifer Petkovic, Vivian Welch, Janet Jull, Mark Petticrew, Elizabeth Kristjansson, Tamara Rader, Manosila Yoganathan, Jessie McGowan, Anne Lyddiatt, Jeremy M Grimshaw, Jimmy Volmink, David Moher, Beverley Shea, Kevin Pottie, Tomas Pantoja, George A Wells, Peter Tugwell

Online Publication Date: DOI: 10.1002/14651858.MR000046
  • New

    A new protocol or review that has been published in the most recent issue

  • Protocol

    The protocol describes the rationale, objectives, and methods that will be used in the systematic review.

  • Methodology

    A systematic review of studies assessing the methodology of research in health and social care.

Withdrawn Protocols

Intervention Protocols

Extended discussion of information for informed consent for participation in clinical trials

Yoon Khee Hon, Punithavathi Narayanan, Pik Pin Goh

Date Withdrawn: DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009835.pub2
  • Withdrawn

    The review or protocol has been withdrawn for the reasons given in the article

  • Protocol

    The protocol describes the rationale, objectives, and methods that will be used in the systematic review.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Self management interventions for breathlessness in adult cancer patients

Doris M Howell, Andrea Bezjak, Souraya Sidani, Deborah Dudgeon, Amna Husain, Gail Fernandes, Eshetu G Atenafu, Alex Molassiotis

Date Withdrawn: DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009623.pub2
  • Withdrawn

    The review or protocol has been withdrawn for the reasons given in the article

  • Protocol

    The protocol describes the rationale, objectives, and methods that will be used in the systematic review.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Non‐surgical interventions for nasal congestion during pregnancy

Frances J Kellie

Date Withdrawn: DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD011653.pub2
  • Withdrawn

    The review or protocol has been withdrawn for the reasons given in the article

  • Protocol

    The protocol describes the rationale, objectives, and methods that will be used in the systematic review.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Imaging techniques for antenatal detection of morbidly adherent placenta

Frances J Kellie

Date Withdrawn: DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008985.pub2
  • Withdrawn

    The review or protocol has been withdrawn for the reasons given in the article

  • Protocol

    The protocol describes the rationale, objectives, and methods that will be used in the systematic review.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Acupuncture for amblyopia in children

Mailan Liu, Lu Li, Ping Chung Leung, Chi Chiu Wang, Min Liu, Lei Lan, Yu‐lan Ren, Fan‐rong Liang

Date Withdrawn: DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009301.pub2
  • Withdrawn

    The review or protocol has been withdrawn for the reasons given in the article

  • Protocol

    The protocol describes the rationale, objectives, and methods that will be used in the systematic review.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Suturing versus alternative closure techniques for repair of episiotomy or second degree perineal tears

Frances J Kellie

Date Withdrawn: DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010486.pub2
  • Withdrawn

    The review or protocol has been withdrawn for the reasons given in the article

  • Protocol

    The protocol describes the rationale, objectives, and methods that will be used in the systematic review.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.

Amniotomy plus intravenous oxytocin for induction of labour

Frances J Kellie

Date Withdrawn: DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009821.pub2
  • Withdrawn

    The review or protocol has been withdrawn for the reasons given in the article

  • Protocol

    The protocol describes the rationale, objectives, and methods that will be used in the systematic review.

  • Intervention

    A systematic review of studies assessing an intervention for a health problem.