Disorders of peripheral arteries

Angioplasty versus stenting for subclavian artery stenosis

Balloon angioplasty versus medical therapy for hypertensive patients with renal artery obstruction

Endovascular therapy versus medical treatment for spontaneous isolated dissection of the superior mesenteric artery

Endovascular versus open elective repair for isolated iliac artery aneurysms (title)

Treatment for femoral pseudoaneurysms

Hereditary angioedema

Interventions for the long-term prevention of hereditary angioedema attacks

Interventions for the treatment of acute hereditary angioedema attacks (protocol)

Raynaud’s phenomenon

Calcium channel blockers for primary Raynaud's phenomenon

Complementary and alternative medicine for Raynaud's phenomenon (title)

Vasodilators for primary Raynaud's phenomenon

Thromboangiitis obliterans (Buerger's disease)

Endovascular treatment for thromboangiitis obliterans (Buerger’s disease) (protocol)

Pharmacological treatment for Buerger's disease

Stem cell therapy for treatment of Thromboangiitis obliterans (Buerger's disease)

Wegener’s granulomatosis

Intravenous immunoglobulin as adjuvant therapy for Wegener's granulomatosis

Kawasaki disease

Corticosteroids for the treatment of Kawasaki disease in children

Intravenous immunoglobulin for the treatment of Kawasaki disease

Salicylate for the treatment of Kawasaki disease in children

TNF-alpha blockers for the treatment of Kawasaki disease


Vascular access/catheterisation

Venous access

Aloe Vera for prevention and treatment of infusion phlebitis

Clinically-indicated replacement versus routine replacement of peripheral venous catheters

Heparin-bonded catheters for prolonging the patency of central venous catheters in children

Heparin versus 0.9% sodium chloride intermittent flushing for prevention of occlusion in central venous catheters in adults

Heparin versus 0.9% sodium chloride intermittent flushing for the prevention of occlusion in long term central venous catheters in infants and children

Low molecular weight heparin for prevention of central venous catheterization-related thrombosis in children

Peripherally inserted central catheter design and material for reducing catheter failure (protocol)

Treatment for superficial infusion thrombophlebitis of the upper extremity

Ultrasound guidance versus landmark method for peripheral venous cannulation in adult patients

Venous cutdown versus the Seldinger technique for placement of totally implantable venous access ports

Arterial access

Different unfractionated heparin doses for preventing arterial thrombosis in children undergoing cardiac catheterization 

Transverse versus vertical groin incision for femoral artery approach

Ultrasound-guided versus anatomic landmark-guided percutaneous femoral artery access (protocol)

Vascular closure devices for femoral arterial puncture site haemostasis

Dialysis access

Interoperative systemic unfractionated heparin versus topical irrigation with heparinised saline for patency of dialysis access arteriovenous fistulae and grafts (title)

Medical adjuvant treatment to increase patency of arteriovenous fistulae and grafts


Beta-adrenergic blockers for perioperative cardiac risk reduction in patients undergoing vascular surgery

Effect of testing for cancer on cancer‐ and VTE‐related mortality and morbidity in patients with unprovoked VTE

Endovascular embolisation of superior rectal arteries for symptomatic haemorrhoids (title)

Drugs to reduce bleeding and transfusion in major open vascular or endovascular surgery: a systematic review and network meta-analysis

Low molecular weight heparin for prevention of microvascular occlusion in digital replantation

Slow versus fast subcutaneous heparin injections for prevention of bruising and site-pain intensity

The role of sealants for achieving hemostasis (protocol)