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

This Week's Must Reads

Umbilical cord milking tied to severe IVH in very premature neonates, Katheria AC et al. The Pregnancy Meeting, late breaking abstract 1.

Ehlers-Danlos syndrome: Increased IUGR risk reported, Nicholls-Dempsey L et al. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2019 Jan;220(1):S381-382. Abstract 574

Intensive BP Control & Risk of Dementia, JAMA; ePub 2019 Jan 28; SPRINT MIND Investigators

Outpatient Care for Adults With Primary Care, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2019 Jan 28; Levine, et al

Antibiotic Therapy in Patients with Asthma, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2019 Jan 28; Stefan, et al

Clinical Guidelines

USPSTF: Interventions to Prevent Child Maltreatment, JAMA; 2018 Nov 27; US Preventive Services Task Force

Cholesterol Guidelines Stress Lifetime Approach, Circulation; ePub 2018 Nov 10; Grundy, et al

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Women's Health

Umbilical cord milking tied to severe IVH in very premature neonates, Katheria AC et al. The Pregnancy Meeting, late breaking abstract 1.

Ehlers-Danlos syndrome: Increased IUGR risk reported, Nicholls-Dempsey L et al. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2019 Jan;220(1):S381-382. Abstract 574

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Men's Health

Watch for RBC adhesion in men with sickle cell , Annual meeting of the Foundation for Sickle Cell Disease Research

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

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Asthma

Antibiotic Therapy in Patients with Asthma, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2019 Jan 28; Stefan, et al

Asthma Toolkit Improves Measures of Asthma Care, J Am Board Fam Med; 2019 Jan; Colborn, et al

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Nephrology

Adiposity and Risk of Decline in GFR, BMJ; ePub 2019 Jan 10; Chang, Grams, et al

Predictors of Symptomatic Kidney Stone Recurrence, Mayo Clin Proc; ePub 2018 Dec 4; Vaughan, et al

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Cardiology

Intensive BP Control & Risk of Dementia, JAMA; ePub 2019 Jan 28; SPRINT MIND Investigators

Aspirin for Prevention of CV Events, JAMA; 2019 Jan 22; Zheng, Roddick

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Neurology

Intensive BP Control & Risk of Dementia, JAMA; ePub 2019 Jan 28; SPRINT MIND Investigators

Health Care Utilization of a Dementia Care Program, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Dec 21; Jennings, et al

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Obesity

Adiposity and Risk of Decline in GFR, BMJ; ePub 2019 Jan 10; Chang, Grams, et al

Prediabetes Status & Lifestyle Modification , J Am Board Fam Med; 2019 Jan 4; Owei, et al

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Diabetes

Hospitalization Rates in Young-Onset Diabetes, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2019 Jan 15; Ke, Lau, et al

Long-Term Absolute Risk for CVD by FG Level, Diabetes Care; ePub 2019 Jan 7; Bancks, et al

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Oncology

Do Vitamin D Supplements Prevent Cancer, CVD?, N Engl J Med; 2019 Jan 3; Manson, Cook, et al

Nonadherence to Cancer Screenings & Related Mortality, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Dec 28; Pierre-Victor, et al

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