Efficacy and safety of cognitive enhancers for patients with mild cognitive impairment…

Efficacy and safety of cognitive enhancers for patients with mild cognitive impairment: a systematic review and meta-analysis

 

Conducted for the CIHR Drug Safety and Effectiveness Network

Tricco, A. C., Soobiah, C., Berliner, S., Ho, J. M., Ng, C. H., Ashoor, H. M., ... & Straus, S. E. (2013). Efficacy and safety of cognitive enhancers for patients with mild cognitive impairment: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Canadian Medical Association Journal, 185(16), 1393-1401. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.130451.

 

Impact:

  • Influenced the decision to continue delisting cognitive enhancers for mild cognitive impairment
  • Informed the national guidelines on dementia
  • Used in the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons certification exam
  • Featured in >125 mass media articles

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Date : 22 Mar 2016