Identifying the benefits and concerns associated with different species and strains of probiotics.
Delirium study highlights the need for nurses to have an understanding of patient history to identify risk factors associated with the condition.
Dabigatran has significantly lower bleeding rates compared with warfarin in patients with atrial fibrillation
Large trials have established that non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants are as effective as warfarin in preventing ischaemic stroke.
Study explored the use of simulated horse-riding exercises to help older people with osteoarthritis.
Study aimed to determine the frequency of serious adverse events associated with corticosteroid use – specifically sepsis, VTE and fracture
Available drugs treat the symptoms of Alzheimer's disease, but do not halt or slow disease progression. There is an urgent need for disease-modifying drugs.
This study showed a decrease in depression and anxiety scores and an increase in self-esteem in people who took part in a 60-minute yoga therapy programme given twice a week for 12 weeks.
This study suggests that eyeball exercise programmes affect vestibular function by the activation of the vestibular ocular reflex.
The global epidemic of type 2 diabetes demands innovation in care delivery, and supporting and embedding insulin initiation in routine primary care practice is an important first step in achieving glycaemic targets.
Consistent studies have shown low levels of vitamin D will leave people more susceptible to...
Sleep apnoea-hypopnoea can occur at any age, but its prevalence increases with age.
How to avoid micronutrient deficiencies that contribute to age-related disorders
Systematic review concludes that rather than screening for high risk it would be better to invest in prevention measures that would help the whole population.
Older people are vulnerable road users with a disproportionate number of pedestrian deaths in the over 65s.
Study assesses how effective an app could be in screening older people for heaing loss.
Identifying the ways the NHS can use self-management to improve services