Regina El Dib
El Dib R, Mathew J, Martins R. Interventions to promote the wearing of hearing protection. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2012;:CD005234 pubmed publisher
..Future trials should have standard outcomes and interventions to allow the combining of results in meta-analysis. ..
Weber S, Pierri Carvalho R, Ridley G, Williams K, El Dib R. A systematic review and meta-analysis of cohort studies of echocardiographic findings in OSA children after adenotonsilectomy. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2014;78:1571-8 pubmed publisher
..05, 0.14] in OSA children. There is moderate quality evidence regarding possible association between OSA and right heart repercussions. More prognosis studies are needed, to allow the combination of results in a meta-analysis. ..
El Dib R, Nascimento P, Pastores G. Enzyme replacement therapy for Anderson-Fabry disease. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2013;:CD006663 pubmed publisher
..59), or any serious adverse events; risk ratio 0.30; 95% CI 0.03 to 2.57). Six small, poor quality randomised controlled trials provide no robust evidence for use of either agalsidase alfa and beta to treat Anderson-Fabry disease. ..
Carvalho L, Agarwal A, Kashiwagi F, Corrêa I, Pereira J, El Dib R. Commonly-used versus less commonly-used methods in the loss of resistance technique for identification of the epidural space: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. J Clin Anesth. 2017;38:41-51 pubmed publisher
..e. air, saline, both) in terms of the loss of resistance technique for identification of the epidural space. These findings should be explored further in the context of the clinical practice among anaesthesiologists. ..
El Dib R, Guimarães Pereira J, Agarwal A, Gomaa H, Ayala A, Botan A, et al
. Inhalation versus intravenous anaesthesia for adults undergoing on-pump or off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. J Clin Anesth. 2017;40:127-138 pubmed publisher
..There is also some evidence showing that the cardiac index is minimally influenced by administration of sevoflurane and desflurane compared to propofol. ..
da Rovare V, MagalhÃ£es G, Jardini G, Beraldo M, Gameiro M, Agarwal A, et al
. Cannabinoids for spasticity due to multiple sclerosis or paraplegia: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials. Complement Ther Med. 2017;34:170-185 pubmed publisher
..88 more) due to multiple sclerosis or paraplegia, and in adverse events such as dizziness (419 more dizziness/1000 over 19 weeks), somnolence (127 more somnolence/1000 over 19 weeks), and nausea (125 more somnolence/1000 over 19 weeks). ..