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Platelet count, spleen length, and platelet count‐to‐spleen length ratio for the diagnosis of oesophageal varices in people with chronic liver disease or portal vein thrombosis

Agostino Colli, Juan Cristóbal Gana, Jason Yap, Thomasin Adams‐Webber, Natalie Rashkovan, Simon C Ling, Giovanni Casazza

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

  • 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.

Serum amylase and lipase and urinary trypsinogen and amylase for diagnosis of acute pancreatitis

Gianluca Rompianesi, Angus Hann, Oluyemi Komolafe, Stephen P Pereira, Brian R Davidson, Kurinchi Selvan Gurusamy

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  • New

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

  • 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.

Imaging modalities for characterising focal pancreatic lesions

Lawrence MJ Best, Vishal Rawji, Stephen P Pereira, Brian R Davidson, Kurinchi Selvan Gurusamy

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

  • 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.

Amylase in drain fluid for the diagnosis of pancreatic leak in post‐pancreatic resection

Tsetsegdemberel Bat‐Ulzii Davidson, Mohammad Yaghoobi, Brian R Davidson, Kurinchi Selvan Gurusamy

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  • New

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

  • 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.

CSF tau and the CSF tau/ABeta ratio for the diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease dementia and other dementias in people with mild cognitive impairment (MCI)

Craig Ritchie, Nadja Smailagic, Anna H Noel‐Storr, Obioha Ukoumunne, Emma C Ladds, Steven Martin

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  • New

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

  • 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.

Molecular assays for the diagnosis of sepsis in neonates

Mohan Pammi, Angela Flores, James Versalovic, Mariska MG Leeflang

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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.

Imaging for the exclusion of pulmonary embolism in pregnancy

Thijs E van Mens, Luuk JJ Scheres, Paulien G de Jong, Mariska MG Leeflang, Mathilde Nijkeuter, Saskia Middeldorp

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

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    A systematic review of studies assessing diagnostic test accuracy.

Informant Questionnaire on Cognitive Decline in the Elderly (IQCODE) for the early diagnosis of dementia across a variety of healthcare settings

Jennifer K Harrison, David J Stott, Rupert McShane, Anna H Noel‐Storr, Rhiannon S Swann‐Price, Terry J Quinn

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    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.

Diagnostic accuracy of different imaging modalities following computed tomography (CT) scanning for assessing the resectability with curative intent in pancreatic and periampullary cancer

Domenico Tamburrino, Deniece Riviere, Mohammad Yaghoobi, Brian R Davidson, Kurinchi Selvan Gurusamy

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    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.

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GenoType® MTBDRsl assay for resistance to second‐line anti‐tuberculosis drugs

Grant Theron, Jonny Peter, Marty Richardson, Rob Warren, Keertan Dheda, Karen R Steingart

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    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.

D‐dimer test for excluding the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism

Fay Crawford, Alina Andras, Karen Welch, Karen Sheares, David Keeling, Francesca M Chappell

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    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.

FibroTest, transient elastography method, and combined FibroTest and transient elastography method for diagnosis of severe hepatic fibrosis and cirrhosis in adults with chronic hepatitis C

Chavdar S Pavlov, Giovanni Casazza, Dimitrinka Nikolova, Emmanuel Tsochatzis, Vladimir T Ivashkin, Christian Gluud

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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.

Combination of the non‐invasive tests for the diagnosis of endometriosis

Vicki Nisenblat, Lucy Prentice, Patrick MM Bossuyt, Cindy Farquhar, M Louise Hull, Neil Johnson

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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.

Diagnostic accuracy of laparoscopy following computed tomography (CT) scanning for assessing the resectability with curative intent in pancreatic and periampullary cancer

Victoria B Allen, Kurinchi Selvan Gurusamy, Yemisi Takwoingi, Amun Kalia, Brian R Davidson

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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.

Blood biomarkers for the non‐invasive diagnosis of endometriosis

Vicki Nisenblat, Patrick MM Bossuyt, Rabia Shaikh, Cindy Farquhar, Vanessa Jordan, Carola S Scheffers, Ben Willem J Mol, Neil Johnson, M Louise Hull

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    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.

Free Access

Endometrial biomarkers for the non‐invasive diagnosis of endometriosis

Devashana Gupta, M Louise Hull, Ian Fraser, Laura Miller, Patrick MM Bossuyt, Neil Johnson, Vicki Nisenblat

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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.

Free Access

Intraoperative frozen section analysis for the diagnosis of early stage ovarian cancer in suspicious pelvic masses

Nithya DG Ratnavelu, Andrew P Brown, Susan Mallett, Rob JPM Scholten, Amit Patel, Christina Founta, Khadra Galaal, Paul Cross, Raj Naik

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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.

Free Access

Imaging modalities for the non‐invasive diagnosis of endometriosis

Vicki Nisenblat, Patrick MM Bossuyt, Cindy Farquhar, Neil Johnson, M Louise Hull

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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.

Non‐invasive diagnostic tests for Helicobacter pylori infection

Kurinchi Selvan Gurusamy, Mohammad Yaghoobi, Brian R Davidson

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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.

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for diagnosis of acute appendicitis

Nigel D'Souza, Anthony Thaventhiran, Richard Beable, Antony Higginson, Bo Rud

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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.

Free Access

Mini‐Mental State Examination (MMSE) for the detection of dementia in clinically unevaluated people aged 65 and over in community and primary care populations

Sam T Creavin, Susanna Wisniewski, Anna H Noel‐Storr, Clare M Trevelyan, Thomas Hampton, Dane Rayment, Victoria M Thom, Kirsty J E Nash, Hosam Elhamoui, Rowena Milligan, Anish S Patel, Demitra V Tsivos, Tracey Wing, Emma Phillips, Sophie M Kellman, Hannah L Shackleton, Georgina F Singleton, Bethany E Neale, Martha E Watton, Sarah Cullum

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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.