Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

Pharmacologic Tx of Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2017 Nov 28; Wallace, et al

Risk of Obesity From Childhood into Adulthood, N Engl J Med; 2017 Nov 30; Ward, Long, et al

Labeling of Selective Androgen Receptor Modulators, JAMA; 2017 Nov 28; Van Wagoner, Eichner, et al

Oral Capsule vs Colonoscopy FMT for CDI, JAMA; 2017 Nov 28; Kao, Roach, et al

HIV Testing & Impact of Delayed Diagnosis, MMWR; 2017 Dec 1; Dailey, Hoots, et al

Clinical Guidelines

Pharmacologic Tx of Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2017 Nov 28; Wallace, et al

ACP Guideline for HBV Vaccination & Screening, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2017 Nov 21; Abara, et al

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Nephrology

BP Control & Risk of Mortality in Patients with CKD, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2017 Sep 5; Malhotra, et al

Intensive SBP Lowering & Kidney, CV Outcomes, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2017 Sep 5; Beddhu, et al

Read more in Nephrology

Pain

Opioid vs Nonopioid Pain Reduction in the ED, JAMA; 2017 Nov 7; Chang, Bijur, et al

Positive Psychology Interventions for Pain Management, Clin J Pain; 2017 Nov; Peters, Smeets, et al

Read more in Pain

Mixed Topics

Coffee Consumption & Risk of Mortality, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2017 Jul 11; Park S, et al

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Immunology

Pharmacologic Tx of Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2017 Nov 28; Wallace, et al

FDA Approves Epinephrine Autoinjector for Infants, Kaléo news release; 2017 Nov 20

Read more in Immunology

Pulmonology

Assessing Mepolizumab for Eosinophilic COPD, N Engl J Med; ePub 2017 Oct 26; Pavord, et al

LAMA + LABA for Patients with Stable COPD, JAMA; 2017 Oct 3; Horita, Nagashima, et al

Read more in Pulmonology

Endocrinology

Labeling of Selective Androgen Receptor Modulators, JAMA; 2017 Nov 28; Van Wagoner, Eichner, et al

Vitamin D & Glycemic Control in Patients with T2D, J Clin Endocrinol Metab; 2017 Sep 1; Mirhosseini, et al

Read more in Endocrinology

Sleep Medicine

Sleep Apnea and Mental Health Care, Sleep Health; ePub 2017 May 26; Kaufmann, et al

Sleep Duration & Cardiometabolic Health in Adults, Sleep Health; ePub 2017 Apr 23; Kanagasabai, et al

Read more in Sleep Medicine

Diabetes

Severe Hypoglycemia in Adults with Diabetes, Diabetes Care; 2017 Dec; Lee, Lee, Huang, et al

Sustainability of Diabetes Prevention Strategies, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2017 Nov 6; Haw, et al

Read more in Diabetes

Hepatology

Alpha Blockers & Treatment of Ureteric Stones, BMJ; ePub 2016 Dec 1; Hollingsworth, et al

FDA Approves Zepatier for Treatment of Chronic HCV, Genotypes 1 and 4 infections targeted

Read more in Hepatology

Mental Health

Methylphenidate for Apathy in Alzheimer’s Disease, Am J Psychiatry; ePub 2017 Sep 15; Padala, et al

Spatial Distribution of Pain After Weight Loss, J Pain; ePub 2017 Aug 25; Schrepf, et al

Read more in Mental Health

Geriatrics

Methylphenidate for Apathy in Alzheimer’s Disease, Am J Psychiatry; ePub 2017 Sep 15; Padala, et al

Bisphosphonate Use & Fractures in Older Women, J Am Geriatr Soc; 2017 Sep; Drieling, et al

Read more in Geriatrics

Pediatrics

Risk of Obesity From Childhood into Adulthood, N Engl J Med; 2017 Nov 30; Ward, Long, et al

FDA Approves Epinephrine Autoinjector for Infants, Kaléo news release; 2017 Nov 20

Read more in Pediatrics

Cardiology

Cardiorespiratory Fitness & TG to HDL-C Ratio in CHD, Mayo Clin Proc; ePub 2017 Nov 17; Farrell, et al

Potential US Population Impact of New BP Guideline, Circulation; ePub 2017 Nov 13; Muntner, et al

Read more in Cardiology