Neurosurgery Blog

Brain metastases – Clinical Evidence BMJ 0

Brain metastases – Clinical Evidence BMJ

Brain metastases New condition. New option(s) added for: Corticosteroids New option. One systematic review found (search date 2003) which identified no RCTs comparing corticosteroids versus no corticosteroids.Three systematic reviews found (search date 2003, search...

Headache (chronic tension-type) Clinical Evidence BMJ 1

Headache (chronic tension-type) Clinical Evidence BMJ

Headache (chronic tension-type) New option(s) added for: Anticonvulsant drugs New option added, for which we found no systematic review or RCTs. Categorised as Unknown effectiveness. Spinal manipulation (chiropractic and osteopathic treatment) Two systematic reviews...

Head injury (moderate to severe) 0

Head injury (moderate to severe)

Head injury (moderate to severe) New evidence; conclusion confirmed for: Hyperventilation: One updated systematic review found no new evidence on the effects of hyperventilation. Categorisation unchanged (Unknown effectiveness). Hypothermia (therapeutic): One systematic review updated....