Vitamin C and the common cold: early systematic reviews and the justification for new trials: [Comment]

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Abstract

Vitamin C and the common cold is a particularly important topic in the history of systematic reviews because three of the earliest systematic reviews examined that topic. Nevertheless, Bastian et al.'s brief mention of this issue is misleading.
Original languageEnglish
JournalPLoS Medicine
Volume7
Issue number9
ISSN1549-1277
Publication statusPublished - 27 Oct 2010
MoE publication typeB1 Journal article

Fields of Science

  • 3121 Internal medicine
  • 317 Pharmacy

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Vitamin C and the common cold: early systematic reviews and the justification for new trials : [Comment]. / Hemilä, Harri.

In: PLoS Medicine, Vol. 7, No. 9, 27.10.2010.

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