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In addition to reports and publications prepared and submitted by the Minnesota EPC, several of our topics have attracted attention from various media sources or have been cited in other publications. Information about this coverage and links to those documents are included here (click on title for access).

ACP JournalWise, a service of the American College of Physicians, Inc., featured the Minnesota Evidence-based Practice Center report, "Cognitive outcomes after cardiovascular procedures in older adults: a systematic review" on their website.

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Long-Term Care for Older Adults: A Review of Home and Community-Based Services Versus Institutional Care

AHRQ Review Finds Lack of Evidence to Determine Cost Effectiveness of Home Versus Institutional Care
Bouchard S. (November 28, 2012) Healthcare Finance News.

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Physical Therapy Interventions for Knee Pain Secondary to Osteoarthritis
*These news stories were reproduced on numerous other media sites, but only one version of each is included here.

Nondrug Treatments for Knee OA
Appold K. (November 12, 2012) Published by Arthritis Today.

Research Found Knee Joint Pain Reduced Significantly with Specific Expercises
Takiguchi S. (November 7, 2012) Honolulu Health Care Examiner. Published by Examiner.com.

Expert Perspective: Aerobic Exercise May Be Best for Easing Arthritis Pain
Paquett J. (November 6, 2012) Health Talk. Published by the University of Minnesota's Academic Health Center.

Keep Moving to Ease Pain of Knee Arthritis: Review
Doheny K. (November 6, 2012) Published by Health Day, News for Healthier Living

Exercise Can Help Knee Pain if You Stick With It
Boyles S. (November 5, 2012) Osteoarthritis Health Center. Published by WebMD Health News.
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Comparative Effectiveness of Therapies for Clinically Localized Prostate Cancer

Best Prostate Cancer Treatment? No Easy Answer
ABC7chicago.com (February 4, 2008)

No Answers for Men With Prostate Cancer
Parker-Pope T. (February 5, 2008) The New York Times.

11 Things to Know About Prostate Cancer
Voiland A. (February 7, 2008) U.S. News & World Report

Wait-and-Watch Approach Works for Some Prostate Cancer Patients
Sarma D. (February 15, 2008) TheMoneyTimes

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Prevention of Urinary and Fecal Incontinence in Adults

Incontinence: A 'Hidden Condition' for Many Women
Szabo L. (June 5, 2008) USA Today

New Study Examines Best Ways to Treat Incontinence in Women
Benson L. (February 14, 2008) Minnesota Public Radio

Review Examines Treatments for Urinary Incontinence - Pelvic Muscle and Bladder Training, Anticholinergic Drugs Boost Women's Continence Rates
HealthDay News (February 14, 2008) Published in Modern Medicine

Muscle and Bladder Training Ameliorate Urinary Incontinence; Other Remedies Don't Do As Well
Medical News Today (February 15, 2008)

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Nurse Staffing and Quality of Patient Care

Mandatory Hospital Nurse to Patient Staffing Ratios: Time to Take a Different Approach
Welton J. (September 30, 2007) The Online Journal of Issues in Nursing. Vol. 12 No. 3, Manuscript 1. 

Deadly Consequences: The Hidden Impact of America’s Nursing Shortage
Anderson S. (September 2007) National Foundation for American Policy (NFAP Policy Brief).

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GastroHep.com News reprint - Annals of Internal Medicine reports on the National Institutes of Health Consensus Development Conference on antiviral therapy for chronic Hep B.
(January 8, 2009) Ann Int Med 2009: 150(2).

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