Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

Obesity Prevalence Among US Adults, JAMA; 2018 Jun 19; Hales, Fryar, et al

Screening for Osteoporosis to Prevent Fractures, JAMA; ePub 2018 Jun 26; US Preventive Services Task Force

Chocolate Intake & Incident CHD in Women , Am J Clin Nutrit; ePub 2018 Jun 21; Greenberg, et al

Site of Death & Patterns of Care in Older Adults, JAMA; ePub 2018 Jun 25; Teno, Gozalo, et al

Medications Don’t Slow T2D Progression in Youth, Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 Jun 25; RISE Consortium

Clinical Guidelines

Screening for Osteoporosis to Prevent Fractures, JAMA; ePub 2018 Jun 26; US Preventive Services Task Force

ECG Screening for CVD in Low-Risk Patients, JAMA; 2018 Jun 12; Curry, US Preventive Task Force

Read more in Clinical Guidelines

Immunology

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

Benzodiazepine Use & Risk of Pneumonia, CHEST; 2018 Jan; Chen, Winkelman, et al

Read more in Immunology

Infectious Diseases

Viral Suppression & Decreased Cancer Risk, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Jun 12; Park, et al

Cancer Incidence Rates in HIV-Infected Adults, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 May 8; Shiels, et al

Read more in Infectious Diseases

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

Mental Health

Prescription Medication Use & Depression, JAMA; 2018 Jun 12; Qato, Ozenberger, et al

Efficacy of CBT vs Education for Chronic Pain, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Feb 27; Thorn, et al

Read more in Mental Health

Genetics

Genetic Testing for Skin Cancer Risk, JAMA Dermatol; ePub 2018 May 9; Hay, et al

Genetic Tests to Detect Cause of Cardiomyopathy, JAMA Cardiol; 2018 Apr; Landry, et al

Read more in Genetics

Nephrology

Diabetes & Long-Term Kidney Disease, Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 Jun 1; Warren, et al

CKD-MBD Clinical Practice Guideline Update, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Feb 20; Ketteler, 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

Obesity Prevalence Among US Adults, JAMA; 2018 Jun 19; Hales, Fryar, et al

Sleep Insufficiency’s Role in Childhood Obesity, Sleep Medicine; ePub 2018 Apr 5; Arora, et al

Read more in Obesity

Cardiology

Chocolate Intake & Incident CHD in Women , Am J Clin Nutrit; ePub 2018 Jun 21; Greenberg, et al

Stress & CV Health in Among Blacks, J Am Heart Assoc; ePub 2018 Jun 5; Brewer, et al

Read more in Cardiology

Oncology

Viral Suppression & Decreased Cancer Risk, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Jun 12; Park, et al

ACS Recommends CRC Screening at Age 45, CA Cancer J Clin; ePub 2018 May 30; Wolf, et al

Read more in Oncology

Pain

Medication Use for Opioid Use Disorder, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Jun 19; Larochelle, et al

Opioid-Related Adverse Events in Surgical Patients, JAMA Surg; ePub 2018 May 23; Shafi, et al

Read more in Pain