Recently Published Projects

Published on June 27, 2021
Automated-Entry Patient Generated Health Data for Chronic Conditions: The Evidence on Health Outcomes
128 Studies • 50 Key Questions • 128 Extraction Forms
Project created on June 27, 2021
Last updated on June 27, 2021
Objectives: Technical brief for AHRQ on the evidence for whether PGHD devices and apps improve health outcomes for chronic conditions
Published on June 27, 2021
Masks for Prevention of COVID-19 in Community and Healthcare Settings: A Living Rapid Review
40 Studies • 2 Key Questions • 40 Extraction Forms
Project created on June 27, 2021
Last updated on June 27, 2021
Objectives: To address the comparative effectiveness of various types of face masks in healthcare workers and in the community and to address the effectiveness and safety of mask reuse. Surveillance Report, July 20, 2020 Version 2, June 24, 2020 Version 1, June 18, 2020
Published on June 27, 2021
The Use of Chloroquine and Hydroxychloroquine for Prophylaxis and Treatment of COVID-19
24 Studies • 1 Key Questions • 24 Extraction Forms
Project created on June 27, 2021
Last updated on June 27, 2021
Objectives: The purpose of this review is to determine if hydroxychloroquine or chloroquine is effective and safe when used alone or when combined with azithromycin for the prophylaxis and treatment of COVID-19.
Published on June 27, 2021
Nonopioid Pharmacologic Treatments for Chronic Pain
180 Studies • 2 Key Questions • 180 Extraction Forms
Project created on June 27, 2021
Last updated on June 27, 2021
Objectives: To evaluate the effectiveness and comparative effectiveness of nonopioid pharmacologic agents in patients with specific types of chronic pain, considering the effects of on pain, function, quality of life, and adverse events.
Published on June 27, 2021
Skin Substitutes for Treating Chronic Wounds
22 Studies • 1 Key Questions • 22 Extraction Forms
Project created on June 27, 2021
Last updated on June 27, 2021
Objectives: Systematic review to describe skin substitute products commercially available in the United States used to treat chronic wounds, examine systems used to classify skin substitutes, identify and assess randomized controlled trials (RCTs), and suggest best practices for future studies.