Clinical Edge

Summaries of Must-Read Clinical Literature, Guidelines, and FDA Actions

This Week's Must Reads

Cochrane on Clinician-Focused Weight Loss Tactics, Cochrane; 2017 Nov 30; Flodgren, et al

Cochrane on Delaying Diabetes in People with IGT, Cochrane; 2017 Dec 5; Hemmingsen, et al

Consider Using This Risk Tool to Predict T2D Risk, Diabetes Care; ePub 2017 Dec 1; Bergmark, Bhatt, et al

Dysglycemia Cause in Overweight Adults, Teens, Diabetes Care; ePub 2017 Nov 28; Chen, et al

FDA Approves Semaglutide for Type 2 Diabetes, Novo Nordisk news release; 2017 Dec 5

Clinical Guidelines

Cochrane on Diet/Exercise Role in Preventing GDM, Cochrane, 2017 Nov 12; Shepherd, Gomersal, et al

Cochrane on Insulin vs Oral Meds for GDM, Cochrane; 2017 Nov 5; Brown, Grzeskowiak, et al

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Practice Management

Perceived Barriers to Effective Obesity Care, Obesity; ePub 2017 Oct 31; Kaplan, Golden, et al

Insulin Dose Changes by PCPs and Endocrinologists, Clinical Diabetes; ePub 2017 Aug 23; Davidson, et al

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Osteoporosis

ACP Updates Osteoporosis Guideline, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2017 May 9; Qaseem, et al

FDA Approves Tymlos to Treat Osteoporosis, Radius news release; 2017 Apr 28

Read more in Osteoporosis

Men's Health

How Graded Doses of T Gel Impact Body Composition, Clin Endocrinol; ePub 2017 Apr 26; Thirumalai, et al

Harmonized Reference Ranges for Testosterone Levels , J Clin Endocrinol Metab; ePub 2017 Jan 10; Travison, et al

Read more in Men's Health

Diabetes

Cochrane on Delaying Diabetes in People with IGT, Cochrane; 2017 Dec 5; Hemmingsen, et al

Consider Using This Risk Tool to Predict T2D Risk, Diabetes Care; ePub 2017 Dec 1; Bergmark, Bhatt, et al

Read more in Diabetes

Obesity

Cochrane on Clinician-Focused Weight Loss Tactics, Cochrane; 2017 Nov 30; Flodgren, et al

Dysglycemia Cause in Overweight Adults, Teens, Diabetes Care; ePub 2017 Nov 28; Chen, et al

Read more in Obesity

Lipid Disorders

Cochrane on Statins for Inherited High Cholesterol, Cochrane; 2017 Jul 7; Vuorio, Kuoppala, et al

Impact of Oral Contraceptives, Weight Loss on HDL, LDL, Clin Endocrinol; ePub 2017 Mar 9; Dokras, et al

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Pediatrics

Impact of Low-Calorie Sweeteners on Adolescents, Obesity; ePub 2017 Oct 31; Sylvetsky, Jin, et al

Weight Loss Programs in Low-Income Youths, Obesity; 2017 Sep; Butte, Hoelscher, et al

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Endocrine Cancer

Can Estrogen Exposure Inhibit PNET Growth?, Clin Endocrinol; ePub 2017 Apr 6; Qiu, Christakis, et al

Avoiding Surgery for Low-Risk Thyroid Cancer , Thyroid; ePub 2017 Jan 26; Griffin, Brito, et al

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Menopause

Menopausal Hormone Therapy and Mortality Evaluated, JAMA; 2017 Sep 12; Manson, Aragaki, et al

Updated AACE/ACE Guideline on Menopause , Endocr Pract; 2017 Jul 12; Cobin, Goodman

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