Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

USPSTF: Screening for Intimate Partner Violence, JAMA; 2018 Oct 23/30; US Preventive Services Task Force

High HbA1c Variability and Risk of MACE, Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 Oct 23; Ghouse, et al

Omega 3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids & Healthy Aging, BMJ; ePub 2018 Oct 17; Lai, Otto, et al

Gaps in HIV PrEP by Race and Ethnicity, MMWR; 2018 Oct 19; Huang, Zhu, et al

Kidney Damage Biomarkers & Incident CKD in BP Reduction, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Oct 23; Zhang, et al

Clinical Guidelines

Screening for Syphilis Infection in Pregnant Women, JAMA; 2018 Sep 4; US Preventive Services Task Force

Treatment Intensification Guidelines for T2D , Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Sep 4; Roglic, et al

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Immunology

Penicillin Allergy & Risk of MRSA and C. difficle, BMJ; ePub 2018 Jun 27; Blumenthal, et al

CVD Risk with LABAs and LAMAs in COPD, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Jan 2; Wang, et al

Read more in Immunology

Mixed Topics

Sexual Intercourse Among High School Students, MMWR; 2017 Jan 5; Ethier, Kann, et al

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

Read more in Mixed Topics

Men's Health

USPSTF: Screening for Prostate Cancer, JAMA; 2018 May 8; Grossman, et al

Protein Intake & Lean Body Mass in Older Men, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Mar 12; Bhasin, et al

Read more in Men's Health

Genetics

Genetic Literacy Awareness in the US Population, Public Health Genomics; ePub 2018 May 31; Krakow, et al

Genetic Testing Uptake in Breast Cancer Patients, Genet Med; ePub 2018 Jun 6; Nilsson, et al

Read more in Genetics

Mental Health

Prevalence of Depression & Anxiety in Children, J Pediatr; ePub 2018 Oct 12; Ghandour, et al

MDD Screening Remains Low in Adolescents , J Pediatr; ePub 2018 Sep 21; Sekhar, et al

Read more in Mental Health

Nephrology

Kidney Damage Biomarkers & Incident CKD in BP Reduction, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Oct 23; Zhang, et al

Prescription NSAID Use in High-Risk Patients, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Oct 8; Bouck, et al

Read more in Nephrology

Neurology

Smoking and Risk of Ischemic Stroke in Young Men, Stroke; ePub 2018 Apr 19; Markidan, et al

Prior Use of NOACs & Mortality in ICH Patients, JAMA; 2018 Feb 6; Inohara, Xian, Liang, et al

Read more in Neurology

Adolescent Medicine

Added Sugars & Risk of CVD in Children, Circulation; ePub 2016 Aug 22; Vos, Kaar, et al

BMI in Identifying Excess Adiposity in Youth, J Pediatr; ePub 2016 Aug 2; Ryder, Kaizer, et al

Read more in Adolescent Medicine

Obesity

Bariatric Surgery & Macrovascular Disease in T2D, JAMA; 2018 Oct 16; Fisher, Johnson, et al

Adverse Childhood Experiences & Weight Status, J Pediatr; ePub 2018 Oct 1; Davis, Barnes, et al

Read more in Obesity

Cardiology

Omega 3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids & Healthy Aging, BMJ; ePub 2018 Oct 17; Lai, Otto, et al

Kidney Damage Biomarkers & Incident CKD in BP Reduction, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Oct 23; Zhang, et al

Read more in Cardiology

Oncology

Interventions to Increase CRC Screening Rates, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Oct 15; Dougherty, et al

Smoking & Lung Cancer Mortality in the US to 2065, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Oct 9; Jeon, et al

Read more in Oncology

Pain

Do PCPs Recommend Medical Marijuana to Patients?, J Am Board Fam Med; 2018 Sep-Oct; Kondrad, et al

Impact of Opioid Controlled Substance Agreements, Mayo Clin Proc; ePub 2018 Sep 20; Philpot, et al

Read more in Pain