Top 50 Reviews

These are the most-accessed Abstracts on cochrane.org only and do NOT include data from www.thecochranelibrary.com.

  1. Interventions for treating painful nipples among breastfeeding women | Cochrane (125)
  2. Vitamin C for preventing and treating the common cold | Cochrane (45)
  3. Vaccines to prevent influenza in healthy adults | Cochrane (44)
  4. Statins for the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease | Cochrane (43)
  5. Screening for breast cancer with mammography | Cochrane (42)
  6. Interventions for preventing falls in older people living in the community | Cochrane (39)
  7. Can xylitol used in products like sweets, candy, chewing gum and toothpaste help prevent tooth decay in children and adults? | Cochrane (32)
  8. Exercise for depression | Cochrane (29)
  9. Cranberries for preventing urinary tract infections | Cochrane (28)
  10. Zinc for the common cold | Cochrane (28)
  11. Midwife-led continuity models versus other models of care for childbearing women | Cochrane (27)
  12. Using the combined vaccine for protection of children against measles, mumps and rubella | Cochrane (26)
  13. Hypertonic saline solution administered via nebuliser for acute bronchiolitis in infants | Cochrane (23)
  14. Can electronic cigarettes help people stop smoking or reduce the amount they smoke, and are they safe to use for this purpose? | Cochrane (22)
  15. Honey as a topical treatment for acute and chronic wounds | Cochrane (22)
  16. T-tube drainage versus no T-tube drainage after open common bile duct exploration | Cochrane (22)
  17. Two different laparoscopic techniques for repairing a hernia in the groin | Cochrane (22)
  18. Decision aids to help people who are facing health treatment or screening decisions | Cochrane (20)
  19. Effect of timing of umbilical cord clamping of term infants on mother and baby outcomes | Cochrane (20)
  20. Interventions for preventing obesity in children | Cochrane (20)
  21. Intrapartum antibiotics for known maternal Group B streptococcal colonization | Cochrane (20)
  22. Antioxidant supplements for prevention of mortality in healthy participants and patients with various diseases | Cochrane (19)
  23. Continuous support for women during childbirth | Cochrane (19)
  24. Surgical removal of the tonsils (tonsillectomy) for chronic or recurrent acute tonsillitis | Cochrane (19)
  25. Comparing continuous electronic fetal monitoring in labour (cardiotocography, CTG) with intermittent listening (intermittent auscultation, IA) | Cochrane (17)
  26. Immersion in water in labour and birth | Cochrane (15)
  27. No recommendations regarding type of wound dressing for the prevention of surgical site infection | Cochrane (15)
  28. Psychological therapies for borderline personality disorder | Cochrane (15)
  29. Screening for prostate cancer | Cochrane (15)
  30. Garlic for the common cold | Cochrane (14)
  31. Xylitol containing oral products for preventing dental caries | Cochrane (14)
  32. Benefits of antihypertensive drugs for mild hypertension are unclear | Cochrane (13)
  33. Gabapentin for chronic neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia in adults | Cochrane (13)
  34. Magnesium sulfate for treating exacerbations of acute asthma in the emergency department | Cochrane (13)
  35. The effect of short duration versus standard duration antibiotic therapy for streptococcal throat infection in children | Cochrane (13)
  36. Fluoride varnishes for preventing dental caries in children and adolescents | Cochrane (12)
  37. Glucosamine for osteoarthritis | Cochrane (12)
  38. Homeopathic Oscillococcinum® for preventing and treating influenza and influenza-like illness | Cochrane (12)
  39. Ibuprofen for the treatment of patent ductus arteriosus in preterm or low birth weight (or both) infants | Cochrane (12)
  40. Membrane sweeping for induction of labour | Cochrane (12)
  41. Music therapy for depression | Cochrane (12)
  42. Paracetamol (acetaminophen) for patent ductus arteriosus in preterm and low-birth-weight infants | Cochrane (12)
  43. Preoperative bathing or showering with skin antiseptics to prevent surgical site infection | Cochrane (12)
  44. Routinely shaving women in the area around the vagina on admission to hospital in labour | Cochrane (12)
  45. The effectiveness of the Valsalva Manoeuvre for stopping an abnormal heart rhythm | Cochrane (12)
  46. Vaginal prostaglandin (PGE2 and PGF2a) for induction of labour at term | Cochrane (12)
  47. Clot-dissolving drugs for treating ischaemic stroke in the early stages | Cochrane (11)
  48. Contracts between patients and healthcare practitioners for improving patients' adherence to recommended healthcare activities | Cochrane (11)
  49. Corticosteroids for bacterial meningitis | Cochrane (11)
  50. Duloxetine for treating painful neuropathy, chronic pain or fibromyalgia | Cochrane (11)

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