Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

AHA Statement on Promotion of Physical Activity, Circulation; ePub 2018 Apr 4; Lobelo, et al

CVD & Risk Management in ADA Guidelines, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Apr 3; Chamberlain, et al

Diabetes and Trends in Perioperative CV Events, Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 Apr 4; Newman, et al

Medical Cannabis Laws and Opioid Prescribing, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Apr 2; Bradford, et al

Evaluating Vaccination Strategies for Zika Virus, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Apr 3; Durham, et al

Clinical Guidelines

AHA Statement on Promotion of Physical Activity, Circulation; ePub 2018 Apr 4; Lobelo, et al

CVD & Risk Management in ADA Guidelines, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Apr 3; Chamberlain, et al

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Asthma

Fractional Exhaled Nitric Oxide Testing in Asthma, Mayo Clin Proc; ePub 2017 Dec 20; Wang, et al

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

Read more in Asthma

Oncology

Cardiorespiratory Fitness & All-Cancer Mortality, Mayo Clin Proc; ePub 2018 Mar 27; Wang, et al

USPSTF: Behavioral Counseling to Prevent Skin Cancer, JAMA; 2018 Mar 20; USPSTF, et al

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Rheumatology

Calcium & Vitamin D for Lower Fracture Incidence, JAMA; 2017 Dec 26; Zhao, Zeng, et al

Screening to Reduce Fractures in Older Women, Lancet; ePub 2017 Dec 15; Shepstone, et al

Read more in Rheumatology

Vaccines

Evaluating Vaccination Strategies for Zika Virus, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Apr 3; Durham, et al

2018 Adult ACIP Immunization Schedule Released, Ann Intern Med; 2018 Feb 6; Kim, Riley, et al

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Trauma

Linking Traumatic Events & Pain Severity, J Pain; ePub 2016 Sep 15; Nicol, Sieberg, et al

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Obesity

Impact of Intensive Weight Loss & Life Expectancy, Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 Mar 15; Gregg, et al

Obesity Progression and Incident Diabetes, Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 Mar 5; Stokes, et al

Read more in Obesity

Men's Health

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

CV Toxicity of Illicit Anabolic-Androgenic Steroid Use, Circulation; ePub 2017 May 22; Baggish, et al

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Neurology

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

Thrombectomy for Stroke Patients at 6 to 16 Hours, N Engl J Med; ePub 2018 Jan 24; Albers, et al

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Health Policy

Postmarket Safety Events After FDA Approvals, JAMA; 2017 May 9; Downing, Shah, et al

FDA Approval of Intragastric Balloon System, Device assists adults with weight management

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Women's Health

USPSTF: Screening for Ovarian Cancer, JAMA; 2018 Feb 13; USPSTF, Grossman, et al

Does Family History of Breast Cancer Increase Risk?, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Feb 12; Braithwaite, et al

Read more in Women's Health

Hematology

Is Idarucizumab Safe for Dabigatran Reversal?, N Engl J Med; 2017 Aug 3; Pollack, et al

Sickle Cell Trait & HbA1c in African Americans, JAMA; 2017 Feb 7; Lacy, Wellenius, et al

Read more in Hematology