Epidemiology Journal Club- Presenter: Thomas Swain; Topic: Zinc lozenges and the common cold

Friday, September 29, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:00am
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Room 209

Thomas Swain will lead the discussion on the following articles:


Article Citations: 


Hemila, H. (2017). Zinc lozenges and the common cold: a meta-analysis comparing zinc acetate and zinc gluconate, and the role of zinc dosage. JRSM Open, 8(5), 2054270417694291. doi:10.1177/2054270417694291


Hemila, H., Petrus, E. J., Fitzgerald, J. T., & Prasad, A. (2016). Zinc acetate lozenges for treating the common cold: an individual patient data meta-analysis. Br J Clin Pharmacol, 82(5), 1393-1398. doi:10.1111/bcp.13057