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In Prescrire's Spotlight

Smoking cessation: making repeated attempts with nicotine is safer than using varenicline (Champix° or Chantix°)

1 September 2018

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In the September issue of Prescrire International - Silver sulfadiazine cream: disproportionate adverse effects

1 September 2018

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Low back pain: no corticosteroids

1 September 2018

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Telithromycin (Ketek°): a welcome market withdrawal

1 September 2018

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David Young: A translator who helped expand Prescrire's international reach

1 September 2018

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"Top Texts of 2018", new from the Editors of Prescrire International

1 September 2018

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Public funding is key for the independence of the European Medicines Agency (EMA)

31 July 2018

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1 September 2018

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1 September 2018