Tag Archives: Randomised Controlled Trials: Appraisal

Probiotics For the Alleviation of Symptoms in Advanced Alzheimer’s Disease? (NHS Choices / Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience / BioResearch Open Access)

Summary Iranian researchers appear to have discovered minor improvements in the symptoms of elderly people with severe Alzheimer’s Disease, associated with the regular consumption of probiotic drinks. The effects of probiotics on biomarkers for inflammation and metabolism were also investigated. … Continue reading

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Critical Appraisal Skills Programme Website: Making Sense of Evidence (CASP UK)

Summary The Critical Appraisal Skills Programme (CASP) website explains the CASP process and provides access to resources, including the following CASP critical appraisal checklists (which are downloadable freely): CASP Randomised Controlled Trial. CASP Systematic Review. CASP Cohort Study. CASP Case … Continue reading

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