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  • Operational. Op GRITROCK : the Royal Navy supports defence efforts to tackle Ebola 

    Rees, Paul; Ardley, C; Bailey, M; Dickson, S; Fletcher, T; Hinsley, D; Lamb, L; Nicholson-Roberts, T (2014) - Journal article
    In response to what the World Health Organisation has declared “a public health emergency of international concern”(1), UK Defence has deployed around 800 personnel to support the Department for International Development ...
  • Effectiveness of a strategy that uses educational games to implement clinical practice guidelines among Spanish residents of family and community medicine (e-EDUCAGUIA project) : A clinical trial by clusters 

    del Cura-González, Isabel; López-Rodríguez, Juan A.; Sanz-Cuesta, Teresa; Rodríguez-Barrientos, Ricardo; Martín-Fernández, Jesús; Ariza-Cardiel, Gloria; Polentinos-Castro, Elena; Román-Crespo, Begoña; Escortell-Mayor, Esperanza; Rico-Blázquez, Milagros; Hernández-Santiago, Virginia; Azcoaga-Lorenzo, Amaya; Ojeda-Ruiz, Elena; González-González, Ana I.; Ávila-Tomas, José F.; Barrio-Cortés, Jaime; Molero-García, José M.; Ferrer-Peña, Raul; Tello-Bernabé, María Eugenia; Trujillo-Martín, Mar; Barral, Araceli Garrido; Moreno, Aurora Fernández; Pérez, Paloma Casado; Barba, Emilio Cervera; Rodríguez Monje, María Teresa; Iturbe, Ana Gorroñogoitia; Crespo, Luis Ignacio Mendibil; Mañeru, M. Eulalia Mariñelarena; de Gómez Barragan, Ma Josefa Gil; Elustondo, Sofía Garrido; Fuertes, Rosario Riesgo; Cabello Ballesteros, Luisa María; Nido, Rocío álvarez; Moreno, Cruz Bartolome; Rojas, Guillermo Cairo; Rivas, Jose Luis Lopez; Pikatza, Amaya Zenarutzabeitia; Celaya, Carmen Sánchez; Montalvo, Mariel Morey; Almeida, Lizzy Paola Cisneros; álamo Rodríguez, Manuel Del; García-Franco, Alberto López; Weismann, Elisa Ceresuela; álvarez, Remedios Martín; Bustillo, Beatriz Medina; del Pozo, Marta Sánchez Celaya; Perruca, Luis Sánchez; Salinero Fort, Miguel ángel; de Burgos Luna, Carmen; SanJuan, Angel Mataix; Borrajo, Marta Alcaraz; de Miguel Díaz, Javier; Larrea, Nerea Fernández; Gómez Gascón, Tomas; Rodriguez-Moñino, Ana Pastor; Soto Díaz, Sonia; Fernández, Silvia Pulido; Menéndez-Asenjo, Angel Alberquilla; Olmos, Luis García; Educaguia Group (2016-05-17) - Journal article
    Background: Clinical practice guidelines (CPGs) have been developed with the aim of helping health professionals, patients, and caregivers make decisions about their health care, using the best available evidence. In many ...
  • Effectiveness of an intervention for improving drug prescription in primary care patients with multimorbidity and polypharmacy : study protocol of a cluster randomized clinical trial (Multi-PAP project) 

    Prados-Torres, Alexandra; del Cura-González, Isabel; Prados-Torres, Daniel; López-Rodríguez, Juan A.; Leiva-Fernández, Francisca; Calderón-Larrañaga, Amaia; López-Verde, Fernando; Gimeno-Feliu, Luis A.; Escortell-Mayor, Esperanza; Pico-Soler, Victoria; Sanz-Cuesta, Teresa; Bujalance-Zafra, M. Josefa; Morey-Montalvo, Mariel; Boxó-Cifuentes, José Ramón; Poblador-Plou, Beatriz; Fernández-Arquero, José Manuel; González-Rubio, Francisca; Ramiro-González, María D.; Coscollar-Santaliestra, Carlos; Martín-Fernández, Jesús; Barnestein-Fonseca, M. Pilar; Valderas-Martínez, José María; Marengoni, Alessandra; Muth, Christiane; Aza-Pascual-Salcedo, Mercedes; Poncel-Falcó, Antonio; Bandrés-Liso, Ana Cristina; Alcaraz-Borrajo, Marta; Ruiz-San-Basilio, José Ma; Mataix-San-Juan, ángel; López-León, Ana Ma; Mateos-Sancho, Carmina; Gimeno-Miguel, Antonio; Hernández-Santiago, Virginia; García-de Blas, Francisca; García-Agua, Nuria; Rodríguez-Barrientos, Ricardo; Vázquez-Alarcón, Rubén; Laguna-Berna, Clara; Márquez-Chamizo, Maria Isabel; Marta-Moreno, Javier; Azcoaga-Lorenzo, Amaya; Abad-Díez, José María; Sánchez-Perruca, Luis; Polentinos-Castro, Elena; Clerencia-Sierra, Mercedes; Ariza-Cardiel, Gloria; González-González, Ana Isabel; Rico-Blázquez, Milagros; Rogero-Blanco, Marisa; Tello-Bernabé, Ma Eugenia; álvarez-Villalba, Mar; Rumayor-Zarzuelo, Mercedes; del Pozo, Carmen Sánchez Celaya; Garrido, José Ignacio Torrente; Aranda, Concepción García; Lafuente, Marina Pinilla; Ma Teresa Delgado Marroquín, Teresa Delgado Marroquín; Molina, Ma José Gracia; Bernal, Javier Cuartero; Martín, Ma Victoria Asín; Domínguez, Susana García; Gorbea, Carlos Bolea; Negre, Antonio Luis Oto; Royo, Eugenio Galve; Taira, Ma Begoña Abadía; Gutiérrez, José Fernando Tomás; Quintana, José Porta; Miguel, Valentina Martín; de las Heras, Esther Mateo; Algora, Carmen Esteban; de Letosa, Ma Teresa Martín Nasarre; Elena Gascón del Prim, Gascón del Prim; Delgado, Noelia Sorinas; Ma Rosario Sanjuan Cortés, Rosario Sanjuan Cortés; Sánchez, Teodoro Corrales; Lucas, Eustaquio Dendarieta; Mínguez Sorio, Ma del Pilar; Marzal, Adolfo Cajal; García, Eduardo Díaz; Álvarez, Juan Carlos García; De Blas González, Francisca García; Pérez, Cristina Guisado; Franco, Alberto López García; Beneitez, Ma Elisa Viñuela; Ana Ballarín González, Ballarín González; Zapata, Ma Isabel Ferrer; Suarez, Esther Gómez; Ortiz, Fernanda Morales; Laguno, Lourdes Carolina Peláez; Gómez, José Luis Quintana; Pascual, Enrique Revilla; López, Francisco Ramón Abellán; Álvaro, Carlos Casado; González, Paulino Cubero; Hamalainen, Santiago Manuel Machín; Fernández, Raquel Mateo; Blanco, Ma Eloisa Rogero; Arce, Cesar Sánchez; Wiesman, Elisa Ceresuela; Galindo, Jorge Olmedo; Marcos, Claudia López; Borda, Soledad Lorenzo; Fernández, Juan Carlos Moreno; Gómez, Belén Muñoz; De Mingo, Enrique Rodríguez; Pascual, Juan Pedro Calvo; Barroso, Margarita Gómez; Serrano, Beatriz López; Peláez, Ma Paloma Morso; González, Fernando Perales; Salvador, Julio Sánchez; Yépez, Jeannet Dolores Sánchez; Alonso, Ana Sosa; Villalba, Ma del Mar Álvarez; Tapia, Purificación Magán; Alcántara, Ma Angelica Fajardo; Alonso, Ma Canto De Hoyos; González, Rosario Iglesias; Antón, Ma Aránzazu Murciano; Pérez, Manuel Antonio Alonso; Lorenzo, Amaya Azcoaga; Medina, Ricardo De Felipe; Laguna, Amaya Nuria López; De Rivera, Eva Martínez Cid; Flores, Iliana Serrano; Rodríguez, Ma Jesús Sousa; Isabel, Ma Soledad Núñez; Sánchez, Jesús Ma Redondo; Llanos, Pedro Sánchez; Campillo, Lourdes Visedo; Izquierdo, Javier Martín; Sainz, Macarena Toro; Jiménez, Ma José Fernández; García, Esperanza Mora; Navarro Jiménez, José Manuel; Gómez, Deborah Gil; Mendoza, Leovigildo Ginel; Luz Pilar de la Mota Ybancos, Pilar de la Mota Ybancos; Genafo, Jaime Sasporte; Rodríguez, Ma José Alcaide; Garach, Elena Barceló; Arteaga, Beatriz Caffarena de; Parrilla, Ma Dolores Gallego; Catalina Sánchez Morales, Sánchez Morales; Chasco, Ma del Mar Loubet; Ríos, Irene Martínez; Delgado, Elena Mateo; Aurioles, Esther Martín; Ruiz, Sylvia Hazañas; Escalante, Nieves Muñoz; Salido, Enrique Leonés; Torres, Ma Antonia Máximo; Rodríguez, Ma Luisa Moya; Gálvez, Encarnación Peláez; Torres, José Manuel Ramírez; Fernández, Cristóbal Trillo; Cañavate, Ma Dolores García Martínez; Mellado, Ma del Mar Gil; Pradilla, Ma Victoria Muñoz; Peña, Ma José Clavijo; Fernández, José Leiva; Romero, Virginia Castillo; Maqueda, Rafael Ángel; Valdés, Gloria Aycart; Santaella, Miguel Domínguez; Vargas, Ana Ma Fernández; García, Irene García; Rodríguez, Antonia González; Mendaño, Ma Carmen Molina; Naranjo, Juana Morales; Torres, Catalina Moreno; Guerra, Francisco Serrano; Multi-PAP Group (2017-04-27) - Journal article
    Background: Multimorbidity is associated with negative effects both on people's health and on healthcare systems. A key problem linked to multimorbidity is polypharmacy, which in turn is associated with increased risk of ...
  • Whole-genome sequencing to investigate a non-clonal melioidosis cluster on a remote Australian island 

    Sarovich, Derek S; Chapple, Stephanie N J; Price, Erin P; Mayo, Mark; Holden, Matthew T. G.; Peacock, Sharon J; Currie, Bart J (2017-08-31) - Journal article
    Melioidosis is a tropical disease caused by the bacterium Burkholderia pseudomallei. Outbreaks are uncommon and can generally be attributed to a single point source and strain. We used whole-genome sequencing to analyse ...
  • An analysis of the impact of minimum core human rights deprivation on under five mortality 

    Makuta, Innocent; Chimowa, Takondwa; O'Hare, Bernadette Ann-Marie (SSRN, 2017-10-25) - Working or discussion paper
    Background Most deaths of children under the age of five observed between 1990 and 2010 were due to preventable causes. These causes included poor nutrition, lack of safe water and proper sanitation, lack of access to basic ...

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