In a randomized controlled trial involving participants with hip osteoarthritis, Bennell and coauthors compared physical therapy with a sham treatment. They found that physical therapy did not result in greater improvement after 10 treatment sessions over 12 weeks at the 13- and 36-week follow-up.
Yawn and coauthors summarize a 2014 evidence-based report on the management of sickle cell disease. In an accompanying Editorial, DeBaun discusses the challenge of creating an evidence-based guideline for sickle cell disease.
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