In this episode we delve into the SAVE study which was THE landmark trial that investigated whether using CPAP (Continuous Positive Airway Pressure) to treat Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA) also improved cardiovascular disease. The trial also assessed the impact of CPAP on quality of life. The study randomised 2,687 patients to either receive CPAP or not.… Continue reading #3 Does CPAP Reduce CVD in Sleep Apnoea? – SAVE trial
In episode 2 of the Evidence Based Medicine Podcast we delve into the SPRINT trial. This trial assessed whether targeting systolic blood pressure to less than 120mmHg is better than targeting to less than 140mmHg it terms of harms and reduction in cardiovascular disease. The trial was conducted in 9,361 patients with very a very… Continue reading #2 SPRINT trial – which blood pressure target is best?
Welcome to the Evidence Based Medicine Podcast Hello and welcome to the evidence based medicine podcast where every episode we will discuss a landmark clinical trial that has shaped medicine as we know it. My name is Daniel Aronov and I am so excited to launch this podcast. In this podcast we will discuss the… Continue reading #1 – Introducing EBM podcast