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In Prescrire's Spotlight

Pharmaceutical research and development: a new system is needed

1 May 2017

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In the May issue of Prescrire International - The year in review: New drugs and new indications in 2016

1 May 2017

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Prescrire's ratings: new products and indications over the last 10 years

1 May 2017

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Diabetes: avoid insulin degludec in combination with liraglutide

1 May 2017

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Excessive hair growth: certain drugs implicated

1 May 2017

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Venous thromboses: coagulation disorder testing rarely beneficial

1 May 2017

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How a review in Prescrire is produced

1 May 2017

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A conference entitled "Does Industry Influence Medical Discourse?" will be held in Washington, D.C. on 15-16 June 2017

1 May 2017

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From the editors of Prescrire International: Top texts of 2015-2016

1 December 2016

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1 September 2016