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In Prescrire's Spotlight

Human papillomavirus vaccines: 2014 safety review

1 May 2015

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In the May issue of Prescrire International - Simeprevir (Olysio°) in chronic hepatitis C: an option for some patients

1 May 2015

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Prescrire's annual review of drug packaging: Authorities should direct more efforts towards medication safety

1 May 2015

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Hypoglycaemic agents and type 2 diabetes: metformin should be the first-line drug treatment

1 May 2015

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Being pragmatic

1 May 2015

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Links between experts and drug companies: because they can!

21 April 2015

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A conference on "The Real Risks of Prescription Drugs" will be held in Washington, D.C. on 11-12 June 2015

1 April 2015

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1 November 2014

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1 December 2014