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    Ongoing living update of potential COVID-19 therapeutics: summary of rapid systematic reviews - 13 November 2020

    This is the twelfth edition of this summary of rapid systematic reviews, which includes the results of currently available literature. More than 200 therapeutic options or their combinations are being investigated in more than 1,700 clinical trials. In this review, 58 therapeutic options are examined. Th...

    Ongoing living update of potential COVID-19 therapeutics: summary of rapid systematic reviews - 22 September 2020

    As of 31 October 2020 This is the tenth edition of this summary of rapid systematic reviews, which includes the results of a rapid systematic review of currently available literature. More than 200 therapeutic options or their combinations are being investigated in more than 1,700 clinical trials. In thi...

    Ongoing living update of potential COVID-19 therapeutics: summary of rapid systematic reviews - 30 October 2020

    As of 31 October 2020 This is the tenth edition of this summary of rapid systematic reviews, which includes the results of a rapid systematic review of currently available literature. More than 200 therapeutic options or their combinations are being investigated in more than 1,700 clinical trials. In thi...

    Ongoing Living Update of Potential COVID-19 Therapeutics: summary of rapid systematic reviews - 9 October 2020

    As of 31 October 2020 This is the tenth edition of this summary of rapid systematic reviews, which includes the results of a rapid systematic review of currently available literature. More than 200 therapeutic options or their combinations are being investigated in more than 1,700 clinical trials. In thi...

    What is the evidence on policies, interventions and tools for establishing and/or strengthening national health research systems and their effectiveness?

    High-quality research is important for improving population health and well-being and for achieving the health-related Sustainable Development Goals. The challenges facing individuals, organizations and countries in securing research funding and building research capacity, and then using these resources ...

    What is the current alcohol labelling practice in the WHO European Region and what are barriers and facilitators to development and implementation of alcohol labelling policy?

    The WHO European Region has the highest levels of alcohol consumption per capita in the world, yet alcohol labelling, a WHO-recommended practice that provides consumer information on the ingredients, nutritional values and harms of alcohol, is not mandatory. This report synthesizes evidence on alcohol la...

    Mental health, men and culture: how do sociocultural constructions of masculinities relate to men’s mental health help-seeking behaviour in the WHO European Region?

    Men are less likely than women to seek help for mental health issues and are much more likely to commit suicide. This scoping review examined recent evidence published in English and Russian on the role of socially constructed masculinity norms in men’s help-seeking behaviour for mental health issues. ...

    Síntese de evidências para políticas de saúde: melhorando o cuidado de adolescentes com doença falciforme

    A doença falciforme é uma das doenças hereditárias mais comuns no mundo. No estado de São Paulo, a incidência de doença falciforme é de um para quatro mil (1:4.000) nascidos vivos. Uma mutação no gene que produz a hemoglobina A origina, por meio de herança recessiva, a hemoglobina S (HbS). Em ...

    Meditação/mindfulness para o tratamento de ansiedade e depressão em adultos e idosos: qual a eficácia/efetividade e segurança da meditação/mindfulness para o tratamento de ansiedade ou depressão em população adulta ou idosa?

    A meditação é uma prática que consiste no foco da atenção para o momento presente, de modo não analítico ou discriminativo, podendo ser dividida em dois tipos: meditação concentrativa e o mindfulness, que trata da percepção e observação de estímulos. A meditação e o mindfulnesstrazem ben...

    Acupuntura e auriculoterapia no tratamento de diabete melito tipo 2 em adultos e idosos: qual é a eficácia/efetividade e a segurança da acupuntura e da auriculoterapia para o tratamento de diabete melito tipo 2 (DM2) em adultos e/ou idosos?

    A acupuntura se caracteriza pela estimulação de pontos cutâneos específicos por meio do uso de agulhas. A auriculoterapia consiste na estimulação mecânica de pontos específicos do pavilhão auricular com esferas de aço, ouro, prata, plástico, agulhas ou sementes de mostarda. A acupuntura é rec...