A-Blocker + PDE5I for LUTS #2

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Zhelnov P. A critical appraisal of ‘Qiangzhao L, Xiaofeng Z, Fenghai Z, Qiong L, Fa Z, Bohong G, Xinsheng X. Efficacy and tolerability of combination therapy with alpha-blockers and phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitors compared with monotherapy for lower urinary tract symptoms: Protocol for a systematic review and network meta-analysis. Medicine (Baltimore). 2020 Oct 23;99(43):e22834. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000022834. PMID: 33120811; PMCID: PMC7581165’. Zheln. 2020 Nov 7;45(2):r178d30. URI: https://zheln.com/record/2020/10/30/178/.

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  1. ✅ Downloaded from the PubMed Systematic Subset Daily Updates
  2. ✅ Meets Shojania & Bero 2001 True Positive Criteria for Systematic Reviews by Title
  3. ✅ Full Text Collected by Zheln
  4. 🔄 Generates Pragmatic Evidence Directly Relevant to Evidence-Based Practice?
  5. 🔄 Is Duplicate?
  6. 🔄 Passed or Failed Replication?
  7. 🔄 Has Critical Conduct Flaws?
  8. 🔄 Liked or Disliked by Zheln?
  9. 🔄 Practical Implications Summarized by Zheln
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