TITLE

Clinical briefs

PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
New Zealand Doctor;5/9/2007, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on clinical studies published in various medical journals in 2007. A large-scale U.S. study published in the "Journal of the National Cancer Institute concludes that aspirin reduces the risk of a range of common cancers. Another U.S. study published in "Fertility and Sterility" states that bacterial vaginosis raises the risk of miscarriage. A Mediterranean diet has a beneficial effect on symptoms of asthma and rhinitis, based on a study published in "Thorax."
ACCESSION #
25284039

 

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