Which articles were viewed most in 2016 for the following topics?


  1. Saline versus Heparin for Maintaining Patency of Central Venous Catheters: A Review of Clinical Effectiveness and Safety. CADTH
  2. Randomised controlled trial: Presence during cardiopulmonary resuscitation is beneficial to family members in the out-of-hospital setting. EBM
  3. Chronic heart failure – End-stage chronic heart failure. CKS
  4. Management of patients with stroke: rehabilitation, prevention and management of complications, and discharge planning. SIGN
  5. Guidelines on Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment of Infective Endocarditis. European Society of Cardiology

Critical Care

  1. Guideline Summary: Surviving sepsis campaign: international guidelines for management of severe sepsis and septic shock: 2012., Society of Critical Care Medicine]
  2. Oral hygiene care for critically ill patients to prevent ventilator-associated pneumonia. Cochrane
  3. Intravenous immunoglobulin for treating sepsis, severe sepsis and septic shock. Cochrane
  4. An evaluation of the feasibility, cost and value of information of a multicentre randomised controlled trial of intravenous immunoglobulin for sepsis (severe sepsis and septic shock): incorporating a systematic review, meta-analysis and value of information analysis. NIHR HTA
  5. Guideline Summary: Traumatic brain injury medical treatment guidelines. Colorado Division of Workers’ Compensation


  1. Temporomandibular disorders (TMJ). CKS
  2. Dental interventions to prevent caries in children. SIGN
  3. Non-Fluoride Caries Preventive Agents. DARE
  4. Oral Health: Nursing Assessment and Intervention. Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario
  5. Gingivitis and periodontitis. CKS

Emergency medicine, Endocrinology and Gastroenterology to follow.