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Relevant to Rehabilitation
Is pregabalin effective and safe for the treatment of chronic neuropathic pain in adults?
Neuropathic pain is a pathological response of the nervous system to a great variety of damages, secondary to diabetes, shingles, amputation, post-surgery or trauma, stroke or spinal cord injury, trigeminal neuralgia and HIV infection. As its aetiology can vary, so can its pathophysiology and clinical presentation. Read more...
Should post-surgical cancer patients exercise?
Exercise recently has been dubbed a polypill, and the effects of physical activity have proved to have a role in preventing many diseases including certain cancers. But is exercise also beneficial once a disease of the magnitude of cancer has appeared? Read more...
Is chest physiotherapy effective in children with pneumonia?
Why was this Review important?
Pneumonia is a type of lung infection and the most common cause of death among young children worldwide. Every year, it kills an estimated 1.4 million children under the age of 5 (WHO, 2014). Most of these deaths are preventable if the disease is treated with a low-cost, low-tech, yet effective medication and care (WHO-GAPP, 2009). Read more...
Cochrane Chile is going to host the next Cochrane Colloquium in Santiago, 22-25 October 2019. It will be a great opportunity to meet and network with the Cochrane community from Chile and Latin America. Have a look at the key dates.
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