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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Nephrology

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

BP Control & Risk of Mortality in Patients with CKD, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2017 Sep 5; Malhotra, et al

Read more in Nephrology

Pain

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

Opioid vs Nonopioid Meds for Pain-Related Function, JAMA; ePub 2018 Mar 6; Krebs, Gravely, et al

Read more in Pain

Pulmonology

Occupational Cleaning & Lung Function Decline, Am J Respir Crit Care Med; ePub 2018 Feb 16; Svanes, et al

Should Patients with Syncope be Evaluated for PE?, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Jan 29; Costantino, et al

Read more in Pulmonology

Endocrinology

Labeling of Selective Androgen Receptor Modulators, JAMA; 2017 Nov 28; Van Wagoner, Eichner, et al

Vitamin D & Glycemic Control in Patients with T2D, J Clin Endocrinol Metab; 2017 Sep 1; Mirhosseini, et al

Read more in Endocrinology

Sleep Medicine

Sleep Apnea and Mental Health Care, Sleep Health; ePub 2017 May 26; Kaufmann, et al

Sleep Duration & Cardiometabolic Health in Adults, Sleep Health; ePub 2017 Apr 23; Kanagasabai, et al

Read more in Sleep Medicine

Diabetes

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

Read more in Diabetes

Hepatology

Alpha Blockers & Treatment of Ureteric Stones, BMJ; ePub 2016 Dec 1; Hollingsworth, et al

FDA Approves Zepatier for Treatment of Chronic HCV, Genotypes 1 and 4 infections targeted

Read more in Hepatology

Mental Health

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

Age at Menarche and Depression into Adulthood, Pediatrics; ePub 2017 Dec 26; Mendle, et al

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Pediatrics

E-Cigarette Use and Progression to Smoking, Pediatrics; ePub 2018 Mar 5; Chaffee, et al

2018 ACIP Immunization Schedule for Children, MMWR; ePub 2018 Feb 6; Robinson, et al

Read more in Pediatrics

Geriatrics

Guidelines for Geriatric Diabetes Care, J Am Board Fam Med; 2018 Mar-Apr; McCreedy, et al

Methylphenidate for Apathy in Alzheimer’s Disease, Am J Psychiatry; ePub 2017 Sep 15; Padala, et al

Read more in Geriatrics