We have focused on randomised trials, but PRISMA can also be used as a basis for reporting systematic reviews of other types of research, particularly evaluations of interventions. PRISMA may also be useful for critical appraisal of published systematic reviews. However, the PRISMA checklist is not a quality assessment instrument to gauge the quality of a systematic review.Flow of information through the different phases of a systematic review.From QUOROM to PRISMAThe new PRISMA checklist differs in several respects from the QUOROM checklist, and table 2 lists the substantive specific changes.
In effect, a supplier induced demand for MURs was observed. Nevertheless, all patients reported feeling comfortable speaking to the pharmacist during an MUR and most described the consultation in positive terms. Most patients viewed the pharmacist as a knowledgeable expert and some felt reassured about their medicines following an MUR.Observations of the MUR consultation revealed pharmacists were subordinate to the ‘technology’ of the MUR form and adhered to its ‘tick box’ format.
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Fashion isn the only hurdle that awaits Google when Glass goes live acceptance is probably a bigger problem. Not only are state lawmakers actively constructing legislation to ban the use of the tech while driving (something which Google is heavily lobbying against), but there a perception out there that wearing Google Glass makes you a Glasshole. Google knows this, and for the past few weeks have been running a sort of anti Glasshole campaign..