Effects of a web application based on multimedia animations to support therapeutic exercise for rotator cuff-related shoulder pain: protocol for an open-label randomised controlled trial

Introduction Shoulder pain is a common symptom that can be considered as the third cause of…

Cross-sectional study of cognitive impairment and visual impairment among the elderly population in residential care in India: the Hyderabad Ocular Morbidity in Elderly Study (HOMES)

STRENGTHS AND LIMITATIONS OF THIS STUDY Large sample size, comprehensive eye examination including visual acuity assessment…

Mapping regional implementation of ‘Making Every Contact Count: mixed-methods evaluation of implementation stage, strategies, barriers and facilitators of implementation

Summary of key findings Overall, there was a consensus that MECC is an opportunistic and universal…

Characteristics of quality improvement interventions to improve physical healthcare in mental health settings: a scoping review protocol

Introduction Mental health concerns are a significant worldwide public health issue, affecting millions of people from…

Establishment of a multisite umbrella cohort study protocol to describe the epidemiology and aetiologies of acute undifferentiated febrile illness in Latin America

STRENGTHS AND LIMITATIONS OF THIS STUDY The protocol combines conventional approaches to pathogen testing and unbiased…

Evaluation of the Friendship Bench Circle Kubatana Tose (CKT): an add-on support group intervention – a mixed-methods pilot interventional cohort study protocol

STRENGTHS AND LIMITATIONS OF THIS STUDY We will collect data on multiple constructs, including both negative…

Association between continuity of care and inappropriate prescribing in outpatient care in Germany: a cross-sectional analysis conducted as part of the LoChro trial

Study design, setting and participants This cross-sectional study was carried out as part of the LoChro…

Examining the availability and readiness of health facilities to provide cervical cancer screening services in Nepal: a cross-sectional study using data from the Nepal Health Facility Survey

Introduction Cervical cancer, with an incidence rate of 13.3 per 100 000, is the fourth most…

I’m an arthritis expert…these are the eight best foods to alleviate symptoms

A leading rheumatologist has shared the eight foods which can help alleviate the symptoms of arthritis.…

Bike v Train Race raises £875 for prostate cancer support group

Steam and pedal power were used to good effect in the first ‘Race the Rails: Bike…