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Ballard, C. et al. (2008). A randomised, blinded, placebo-controlled trial in dementia patients continuing or stopping neuroleptics (The DART-AD trial) PLoS Medicine 5 (4), e76. 1371/journal.pmed.0050076


Boers M. et al. (1997). Randomised comparison of combined step-down prednisolone, methotrexate and sulphasalazine with sulphasalazine alone in early rheumatoid arthritis. Lancet 350, 309-318 (2 August). 10.1016/S0140-6736(97)01300-7 [free pdf]


Bruynesteyn, K. et al. (2005). Deciding on progression of joint damage in paired films of individual patients: smallest detectable difference or change? Annales of Rheumatic Disease 64, 179-182. [free pdf]


Cukor, D. et al. (2007). Depression and anxiety in urban hemodialysis patients. Clininical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 2 (10), 484-490. [free pdf]


Dancey, C.P. et al. (2006) Nucleotide supplementation: a randomised double-blind placebo controlled trial of IntestAidIB in people with Irritable Bowel Syndrome [ISRCTN67764449]. Nutrition Journal 5: 16. [free pdf]


Day, L. et al. (2002). Randomised factorial trial of falls prevention among older people living in their own homes. BMJ 325, 128 (20 July). [free pdf]


Gilmore, J.H. et al.(2008). Prenatal mild ventriculomegaly pedicts abnormal development of the neonatal brain. Biological Psychiatry 64, 1069-1076. [free pdf]


Huynh, H. (2006). BBC "diet trials" in the UK: Benefit and risks? (Letter) BMJ 332 (30 May).


Ichihara, K. et al. (2008). Sources of variation of commonly measured serum analytes in 6 Asian cities and consideration of common reference intervals. Clinical Chemistry 54 (2), 356-365. [free pdf]


Kent, L.M. & Worseley, A. (2006) Does the prescriptive lifestyle of Seventh-day Adventists provide 'immunity' from the secular effects of changes in BMI? Public Health Nutrition 12 (4), 472-480. [free pdf]


Kirwan, P. et al. (2009) Patterns of soil-transmitted helminth infection and impact of four-monthly albendazole treatments in preschool children from semi-urban communities in Nigeria: a double-blind placebo-controlled randomised trial. BMC Infectious Diseases 9:20. [free pdf]


Kjellgren, A. et al. (2007). Wellness through a comprehensive Yogic breathing program - A controlled pilot trial. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 7: 43. [free pdf]


Kyriakidis, M.K. et al. (1997). Changes in phasic coronary blood flow velocity profile and relative coronary flow reserve in patients with hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy . Circulation 96 (2), 834-841. [free html]


Olanow, C.W. et al. (2009) A double-blind, delayed-start trial of Rasagiline in Parkinson's disease. New England Journal of Medicine 361 (13), 1268-1278. [free pdf]


Onder, M. & Onder, S. (2009). Evaluation of occupational exposures to respirable dust in underground coal mines. Industrial Health 47, 43-49. [free pdf]


Thomas, K.S. et al. (2002). Home based exercise programme for knee pain and knee osteoarthritis: randomised controlled trial. BMJ 325, 752 (5 October). [free pdf]


Thomson, H.L. et al. (2001). Contrast echocardiography improves the accuracy and reproducibility of left ventricular remodeling measurements. A prospective, randomly assigned, blinded study. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 38 (3), 867-875. [free html/pdf]


Tonetti, M.S. et al. (2007) Treatment of periodontitis and endothelial function. New England Journal of Medicine 356, 911-920. [free pdf]


Truby, H. et al. (2006) Randomised controlled trial of four commercial weight loss programmes in the UK: initial findings from the BBC "diet trials". BMJ 332, 1309-1314 (originally published online 23 May 2006). [free pdf]