Welcome to the Cochrane Students' Journal Club

Greetings! Welcome to our journal club. Here we talk evidence.

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  • Win Prizes for the Best Recommendation every month for the featured case(see below)!

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Featured Case:

A 25 year old man is brought to the emergency room after being involved in a road traffic accident. According to eyewitnesses, the man was traveling on a motorcycle without a helmet, and was hit from behind by a high speed motorcar as a result of which he was thrown forwards, hitting the roadside curb, some 20 meters away from the crash site...

According to current available evidence, what is the role of prophylactic anti epileptics in head injury and what outcomes can we expect?