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Shortened treatment regimens versus the standard regimen for drug‐sensitive pulmonary tuberculosis

Angeline G Grace, Abhenil Mittal, Siddharth Jain, Jaya P Tripathy, Srinath Satyanarayana, Prathap Tharyan, Richard Kirubakaran

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  • 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.

MVA85A vaccine to enhance BCG for preventing tuberculosis

Rufaro Kashangura, Sophie Jullien, Paul Garner, Taryn Young, Samuel Johnson

Online Publication Date:
  • 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.

Open Access

Larvivorous fish for preventing malaria transmission

Deirdre P Walshe, Paul Garner, Ahmed A Adeel, Graham H Pyke, Thomas R Burkot

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  • 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.

Linezolid for drug‐resistant tuberculosis

Bhagteshwar Singh, Derek Cocker, Hannah Ryan, Derek J Sloan

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  • 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.

Open Access

Mefloquine for preventing malaria during travel to endemic areas

Maya Tickell‐Painter, Nicola Maayan, Rachel Saunders, Cheryl Pace, David Sinclair

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  • Conclusions changed

    There has been an important change to the conclusions of the review.

  • 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.

Methylene blue for treating malaria

María Calderón, Thomas Weitzel, Maria F Rodriguez, Agustín Ciapponi

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  • 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.

Open Access

Interventions for treating tuberculous pericarditis

Charles S Wiysonge, Mpiko Ntsekhe, Lehana Thabane, Jimmy Volmink, Dumisani Majombozi, Freedom Gumedze, Shaheen Pandie, Bongani M Mayosi

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  • Conclusions changed

    There has been an important change to the conclusions of the review.

  • 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.

Open Access

Vitamin A supplements for reducing mother‐to‐child HIV transmission

Charles S Wiysonge, Valantine N Ndze, Eugene J Kongnyuy, Muki S Shey

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  • 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.

Open Access

Isoniazid for preventing tuberculosis in HIV‐infected children

Moleen Zunza, Diane M Gray, Taryn Young, Mark Cotton, Heather J Zar

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  • Conclusions changed

    There has been an important change to the conclusions of the review.

  • 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.

Xpert® MTB/RIF assay for extrapulmonary tuberculosis and rifampicin resistance

Mikashmi Kohli, Ian Schiller, Nandini Dendukuri, Hannah Ryan, Keertan Dheda, Claudia M Denkinger, Samuel G Schumacher, Karen R Steingart

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  • Protocol

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

  • Diagnostic

    A systematic review of studies assessing diagnostic test accuracy.

Control methods for Aedes albopictus and Aedes aegypti

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

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  • 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.

Larviciding to control malaria

Leslie Choi, Anne Wilson

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  • 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.

Antiretroviral resistance testing in people living with HIV

Joshua Tambe, Theresa Aves, Reed Siemieniuk, Lawrence Mbuagbaw

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  • 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.

Ribavirin for treating Crimean Congo haemorrhagic fever

Samuel Johnson, Nicola Maayan, Inga Mills, Brian S Buckley, Artemisia Kakourou, Rachel Marshall

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  • 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.

Insecticide space spraying for preventing malaria transmission

Joseph Pryce, Leslie Choi, David Malone

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  • 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.

Open Access

Rapid diagnostic tests for typhoid and paratyphoid (enteric) fever

Lalith Wijedoru, Sue Mallett, Christopher M Parry

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  • Review

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

  • Diagnostic

    A systematic review of studies assessing diagnostic test accuracy.

Open Access

Micronutrient supplementation in adults with HIV infection

Marianne E Visser, Solange Durao, David Sinclair, James H Irlam, Nandi Siegfried

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  • Conclusions changed

    There has been an important change to the conclusions of the review.

  • 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.

Open Access

Corticosteroids for tuberculous pleurisy

Hannah Ryan, Jinho Yoo, Padmapriya Darsini

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  • 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.