Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

Glucose Predicts Mortality in Surgical Patients , Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 Feb 13; van den Boom, et al

These Limb-Specific Factors Predict Amputation, Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 Feb 8; Boyko, et al

Adiposity’s Impact in Mexican-Americans Studied , Obesity; ePub 2018 Feb 10; Black, Shu, Wu, et al

Mortality Is Rising in These People with Diabetes , Diabetes Care; ePub 2018, Feb 7; Kramer, et al

T2D Continuous Care Model Compared to Usual Care, Diabetes Ther; ePub 2018 Feb 7; Hallberg, et al

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

Weight-Loss Efforts in Endometrial Ca Survivors, Cochrane; 2018 Feb 1; Kitson, Ryan, et al

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

Read more in Menopause

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

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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

Glucose Predicts Mortality in Surgical Patients , Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 Feb 13; van den Boom, et al

These Limb-Specific Factors Predict Amputation, Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 Feb 8; Boyko, et al

Read more in Diabetes