Cochrane Corners

Here are listed the Cochrane Corners published to date, from newest to oldest:

Oral A. Is Botulinum Toxin Type A Efficacious, Safe, and Tolerable in Cervical Dystonia?: A Cochrane Review Summary With Commentary. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2020 Jul;99(7):649–51. Pubmed link - Full text link

Gimigliano F. Are interventions for preventing falls in older people in care facilities and hospitals effective? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. Int J Rheum Dis. 2020 Jun;23(6):833–6. Pubmed link - Full text link

Liguori S. Is topiramate effective and tolerated in young people with juvenile myoclonic epilepsy? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2020 Jun 17; Pubmed link - Full text link

Ilieva E, Ilieva A. What is the effect of mixed exercise training for adults with fibromyalgia? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. Int J Rheum Dis. 2020 Jun 15; Pubmed link - Full text link

Ceravolo MG. Is cell-based therapy more efficacious for people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis/motor neuron disease than placebo or no treatment? - A Cochrane review summary with commentary. NeuroRehabilitation. 2020 Jun 12; Pubmed link - Full text link

Patrick Engkasan J. Can smoking cessation interventions reduce disease activity in persons with chronic autoimmune inflammatory diseases? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. Int J Rheum Dis. 2020 Jun 11; Pubmed link - Full text link

Patrick Engkasan J, Chan SC. What are the effects of treatments used to prevent or treat heart complications in Duchenne muscular dystrophy, Becker muscular dystrophy, and X-linked dilated cardiomyopathy? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2020 Jul;62(7):776–7. Pubmed link - Full text link

Ilieva E. What are the effects of exercise for improving outcomes after osteoporotic vertebral fracture? - A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact. 2020 Jun 1;20(2):165–7. Pubmed link - Full text link

Platz T. Do Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) Promote Stroke Recovery within the First Year After Stroke? - A Cochrane Review Summary with Commentary. PM R. 2020 Jun;12(6):628–30. Pubmed link - Full text link

Puljak L. Can Gabapentin Alleviate Chronic Neuropathic Pain in Adults?: A Cochrane Review Summary With Commentary. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2020 Jun;99(6):558–559. Pubmed link - Full text link

Grubišić F. Are exercises beneficial for patients with rheumatoid arthritis of the hand?- A Cochrane review summary with commentary. International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases. 2020 May;23(5):702–4. Pubmed link Full text link

Platz T. Are pharmacological interventions clinically useful to treat emotionalism after stroke? A Cochrane Review update summary with commentary. NeuroRehabilitation. 2020;46(3):433–5. Pubmed link Full text link

Gimigliano F. Is clobazam monotherapy effective and safe in people with focal or generalized seizures? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2020 Jun;62(6):670–2. Pubmed link Full text link

Willis LD. The Role of Noninvasive Ventilation in Cystic Fibrosis: A Cochrane Review Summary With Commentary. Respir Care. 2020 May;65(5):719–21. Pubmed link - Full text link

Oral A. How effective are self-management interventions for children with epilepsy? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2020 May;62(5):551–3. Pubmed link - Full text link

Cecchi F. Are non-invasive brain stimulation techniques effective in the treatment of chronic pain? - A Cochrane Review Summary with commentary. J Rehabil Med. 2020 Apr 14;52(4):jrm00039. Pubmed link Full text link

Negrini F, Negrini S. Is paracetamol better than placebo for knee and hip osteoarthritis? A Cochrane review summary with commentary. Int J Rheum Dis. 2020 Apr;23(4):595–6. Pubmed linkFull text link

Arienti C. Are information provision interventions effective for people with multiple sclerosis? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. NeuroRehabilitation. 2020;46(2):255–7. Pubmed link Full text link

Hess DR. Should Noninvasive Ventilation Be Used for Treatment of Acute Cardiogenic Pulmonary Edema? A Cochrane Review Summary With Commentary. Respir Care. 2020 Apr;65(4):573–4. Pubmed link Full text link

Afridi A, Rathore FA. Are Risk Assessment Tools Effective for the Prevention of Pressure Ulcers Formation?: A Cochrane Review Summary With Commentary. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2020 Apr;99(4):357–8. Pubmed link Full text link 

Engkasan JP, Chan SC. Does non-invasive ventilation compared to invasive ventilation improve short term survival for acute respiratory failure in people with neuromuscular disease and chest wall disorders? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2020 Apr;62(4):415–6. Pubmed link - Full text link

Benlidayı İC. What are the potential benefits and harms of exercise programs for patients with ankylosing spondylitis? A Cochrane review summary with commentary. Turk J Phys Med Rehab. 2020;66(1):84–7. Pubmed linkFull text link

Puljak L. Can tramadol help adults with osteoarthritis? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact. 2020 Mar 3;20(1):1–3. Pubmed link Full text link

Malmivaara A. How to Organize Health Services for Preventing and Treating Pressure Ulcers? A Cochrane Review Summary With Commentary. PM R. 2020 Mar;12(3):322–3. Pubmed link - Full text link

Levack W. Can communication training for parents of young children with movement disorders improve the communication between children and parents? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. NeuroRehabilitation. 2020;46(1):135–7. Pubmed link - Full text link

Moretti A. Is botulinum toxin effective and safe for motor and phonic tics in patients affected by Tourette syndrome? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2020 Mar;62(3):274–6. Pubmed linkFull text link

Arman SE. Are ergonomic interventions effective for prevention of upper extremity work-related musculoskeletal disorders among office workers? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. Musculoskelet Sci Pract. 2020 Feb;45:102062. Pubmed linkFull text link

Di Benedetto P. Can Pelvic Floor Muscle Training Versus No Treatment or Inactive Control Treatments Reduce or Cure Urinary Incontinence in Women?: A Cochrane Review Summary with Commentary. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2020 Feb;99(2):178–9. Pubmed linkFull text link

Galea MP. Is task-oriented training effective for children with developmental coordination disorder? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2020 Feb;62(2):160–2. Pubmed link - Full text link

Gimigliano F. Are exercise interventions effective in patients with cerebral palsy? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2020 Jan;62(1):18–20Pubmed link - Full text link

Cecchi F. Is deep brain stimulation (DBS) a safe and effective treatment for adults with dystonia? - A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. NeuroRehabilitation. 2019 Dec 18;45(4):567–9. Pubmed linkFull text link

Amatya B, Khan F, Galea M. Effectiveness of rehabilitation interventions for people with multiple sclerosis - A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. NeuroRehabilitation. 2019 Dec 16;45(3):429–31. Pubmed link - Full text link

Kiekens C. Should Pregabalin Be Used in the Management of Chronic Neuropathic Pain in Adults? A Cochrane Review Summary With Commentary. PM R. 2019 Dec;11(12):1360–3. Pubmed link Full text link

Kiekens C. Follow-up services for improving long-term outcomes in intensive care unit (ICU) survivors – A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. J Rehabil Med. 2019 Dec;51(11):879–882. Pubmed link Full text link

Oral A, Sindel D. Are person- and work-directed interventions effective for enhancing return-to-work in patients with coronary heart disease? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. Turk J Phys Med Rehab. 2019;65(4):402–405. Pubmed linkFull text link

Fusco A. What are the effects of exercise interventions for preventing falls in older people living in the community? - A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact. 2019 Dec 1;19(4):385–8. Pubmed link - Full text link

Zaina F, Negrini S. Are Back Schools beneficial for patients with chronic non-specific low back pain? - A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. Musculoskelet Sci Pract. 2019 Dec;44:102060. Pubmed link - Full text link

Grubišić F. Are ergonomic interventions effective for preventing musculoskeletal disorders in dental care practitioners? - A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. Musculoskelet Sci Pract. 2019 Dec;44:102061. Pubmed link Full text link

Ilieva EM. Are exercise interventions beneficial for people with hip and knee osteoarthritis? - A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. Musculoskelet Sci Pract. 2019 Dec;44:102041. Pubmed link - Full text link

Oral A. Is multidisciplinary biopsychosocial rehabilitation effective on pain, disability, and work outcomes in adults with subacute low back pain? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. Musculoskelet Sci Pract. 2019 Dec;44:102065. Pubmed link Full text link

Afridi A, Rathore FA. Is neuromuscular electrical stimulation effective for management of patellofemoral pain syndrome? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. Musculoskelet Sci Pract. 2019 Dec;44:102059. Pubmed link - Full text link

Fusco A. Benefits and Harms of Percutaneous Vertebroplasty for the Treatment of Osteoporotic Vertebral Compression Fracture: A Cochrane Review Summary With Commentary. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2019 Dec;98(12):1151–2. Pubmed linkFull text link

Amatya B, Young J, Khan F. Do non-pharmacological interventions improve chronic pain in multiple sclerosis? - A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. NeuroRehabilitation. 2019 Nov 7;45(2):291–3. Pubmed link Full text link

Kiekens C. Should Hospitalized Patients Wear Graduated Compression Stockings for Prevention of Deep Vein Thrombosis?: A Cochrane Review Summary with Commentary. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2019 Nov;98(11):1041-2. Pubmed linkFull text link

Arienti C. Are there effective interventions for reducing the use of prescribed opioids in adults with chronic non-cancer pain? - A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. J Rehabil Med. 2019 Oct 3;51(9):719:20. Pubmed link - Full text link

Engkasan JP. Does Vitamin D reduce disease activity in people with multiple sclerosis? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. NeuroRehabilitation. 2019 Sep 25;45(1):135–6. Pubmed link - Full text link

Arienti C. Is transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) effective in adults with fibromyalgia? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. J Musculokelet Neuronal Interact. 2019 Sep 1;19(3):250-2. Pubmed linkFull text link 

Oaklander AL, Gimigliano F. Are the treatments for chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy (CIDP) effective and safe? - A Cochrane Overview summary with commentary. NeuroRehabilitation. 2019 Jul 17;44(4):609–12. Pubmed linkFull text link

Knapp P. How effective are treatments for anxiety after stroke? - A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. NeuroRehabilitation. 2019 Jun 20;44(3):457–8. Pubmed linkFull text link

Gimigliano F. Is whole body vibration exercise training effective and safe in fibromyalgia patients? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact. 2019 Jun 1;19(2):133-5. Pubmed linkFull text link

Puljak L, Arienti C. Can Physical Activity and Exercise Alleviate Chronic Pain in Adults?: A Cochrane Review Summary With Commentary. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2019 Jun;98(6):526-7. Pubmed link - Full text link

Puljak L. Can acupuncture help adults suffering from neuropathic pain? – A Cochrane review summary with commentary. NeuroRehabilitation. 2019 Apr 19;44(2):315–7. Pubmed link - Full text link

Mehrholz J. Is Electromechanical and Robot-Assisted Arm Training Effective for Improving Arm Function in People Who Have Had a Stroke?: A Cochrane Review Summary With Commentary. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2019 Apr;98(4):339–40. Pubmed link - Full text link

Fusco A. Are multifactorial and multiple component interventions effective in preventing falls in older people living in the community? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact. 2019 Mar 1;19(1):1–3. Pubmed link - Full text link

Puljak L. Can Botulinum Toxin Help Prevent Migraine in Adults?: A Cochrane Review Summary With Commentary. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2019 Mar;98(3):245–6. Pubmed link - Full text link

Laxe S. Which interventions are useful for managing muscle spasticity in individuals who sustained traumatic brain injury? - A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. NeuroRehabilitation. 2019;44(1):157–9. Pubmed link - Full text link

Winkelmann A. Is Aerobic Exercise Training Beneficial for Adults With Fibromyalgia?: A Cochrane Review Summary with Commentary. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2019 Feb;98(2):169–70. Pubmed link - Full text link

Oral A. Does cognitive rehabilitation improve occupational outcomes including employment and activities of daily living, as well as quality of life and community integration in individuals with traumatic brain injury? - A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. NeuroRehabilitation. 2018;43(4):525–8. Pubmed link - Full text link

Grubišić F. Are serotonin and noradrenaline reuptake inhibitors effective, tolerable, and safe for adults with fibromyalgia? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary. J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact. 2018 Dec 1;18(4):404–6. Pubmed link - Full text link