Dissemination of our reviews is an essential part of increasing the reach of our evidence. We provide several options to our authors - JAMA synoposis, Cochrane Corners in Heart (BMJ) or OpenHeart (BMJ) and abridged versions of the review in Global Heart. Below are the most recent publications and other forms of dissemination we are aware of (last updated 28 February 2017).
Benstoem A, Goetzenich A, Stoppe C. The role of propofol for remote ischaemic preconditioning in the setting of cardiac surgery – a Cochrane systematic review. BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia, 2017. 119(6): 1234-1235.
Richards SH, Anderson L, Jenkinson CE, et al. Psychological interventions for coronary heart disease: Cochrane systematic review and meta-analysis. European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, 2017. 25(3): 247-259.
Dierckx R, Inglis SC, Clark RA, et al. Telemedicine in heart failure: new insights from the Cochrane meta-analyses. European Journal of Heart Failure, 2017. 19: 304–306.
Buckingham SA, Taylor RS, Jolly K, Zawada A, Dean SG, Cowie A, et al. Home-based versus centre-based cardiac rehabilitation: abridged Cochrane systematic review and meta-analysis. Open Heart. 2016. 3(2):e000463.
Cochrane Corner in Heart
Cochrane Corner collection in Heart BMJ
Cochrane Clinical Answers
Our reviews also inform Cochrane Clinical Answers - under Topic: Heart & Circulation
Clinical Evidence Synopsis in JAMA and JAMA Cardiology
Amit G, Nyong J, Morillo CA. Clinical Evidence Synopsis: Efficacy of Catheter Ablation for Nonparoxysmal Atrial Fibrillation. JAMA Cardiology. 2017; 2(7):812–813.
Huffman MD, Malaisrie SC, Karmali KN. Clinical Evidence Synopsis: Concomitant Atrial Fibrillation Surgery for People Undergoing Cardiac Surgery. JAMA Cardiology. 2017; 2(3):334–335.
Hemkens LG, Ewald H, Briel M. JAMA Clinical Evidence Synposis: Colchicine and prevention of cardiovascular events. JAMA. 2016. 316(10): 1106-7.
Driscoll A, Currey J, Maxwell T. Clinical Evidence Synopsis: Nurse-led titration of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors, beta-adrenergic blocking agents and angiotensin receptor blockers in patients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction. JAMA Cardiology. 2016. 1(7):842-3.
Home-based cardiac rehabilitation may be a convenient alternative to centre-based rehabilitation (18 October 2016) link
Specialist nurses can manage heart failure drug dosing successfully (9 February 2016) link
Telehealth can help people with heart failure avoid hospital admission (18 January 2016) link
Other review summaries & analyses
Lockwood C. Internet-based interventions for the secondary prevention of coronary heart disease: A Cochrane review summary. International Journal of Nursing Studies. 2017. In Press. link
Pires da Rosa G, Libanio D, Azevedo LF. Analysis of the Cochrane Review: Fibrates for secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease and stroke. Portuguese Journal of Cardiology. 2017. 36(1):55-8. link
Caldeira D, Pereira H, Costa J, Vaz-Carneiro A. Cochrane Corner: Intra-aortic balloon pump in patients with cardiogenic shock following myocardial infarction. Portuguese Journal of Cardiology. 2016. 35(4):229-31. link
Jordan V. Will increasing the amount of fibre in your diet help prevent cardiovascular disease? Journal of Pirmary Health Care. 2016.8(1):82. link
News outlets and blogs
Which stent is best for heart attacks? - Evidently Cochrane blog January 2018
4 things you need to know about statins - Which.co.uk article 2018
Medication adherence: evidence review - Evidently Cochrane blog December 2017
Vitamin B vs. Heart Attacks and Stroke: It’s Complicated - Cochrane Complementary Medlicine blog October 2017
Whole grains not so heart healthy, a new research review suggests - Diabetes.co.uk article September 2017
How to increase fruit and vegetable consumption in young children? - Cochrane UK blogshot 2017
Self-monitoring and self-management of oral anticoagulation - Spanish language blogshot 2017
Interventions to improve adherence to lipid-lowering medication - Cochrane UK blogshot 2017
Interventions to improve adherence to lipid-lowering medication - Cochrane video blog tweeted on 17 January 2017
Oxygen therapy for acute myocardial infarction - BBC Radio 4 - Inside Health: Paracetamol, Prostate and HIFU, Uncertainty - Oxygen and Heart Attacks (11 January 2017)
Efficacy and safety of ablation for people with non-paroxysmal atrial fibrillation - Evidently Cochrane Blog on 9 January 2017
Oxygen therapy for acute myocardial infarction - Cochrane UK blogshot in December 2016
Oxygen therapy for acute myocardial infarction - Cochrane UK Evidence for Everyday Allied Health blogshot in December 2016
Oxygen therapy for acute myocardial infarction - Cochrane UK Evidence for Everday Nursing blogshot in December 2016
Reduction in saturated fat intake for cardiovascular disease - blog post on 8 December 2016
Self-monitoring and self-management of oral anticoagulation - Cochrane UK blogshot in September 2016
Self-monitoring and self-management of oral anticoagulation - Evidently Cochrane Blog on 17 August 2016
Aminophylline for bradyastolic cardiac arrest - Cochrane UK Evidence for Everyday Allied Health blogshot in July 2016
Effects of total fat intake on body weight - BBC News on 5 January 2016
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