Clinical Edge

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

Must Reads In Obesity

Obesity for January/February 2017

Antibiotic Prophylaxis and Weight Gain in Infants , JAMA Pediatr; ePub 2016 Dec 27; Edmonson, et al

More must reads

Obesity for November/December 2016

Causes of Polyneuropathy in an Obese Population, JAMA Neurol; ePub 2016 Oct 31; Callaghan, et al

More must reads

Obesity for September/October 2016

Can Dynamic Resistance Training Lower BP?, J Am Heart Assoc; ePub 2016 Sep 28; MacDonald, et al

Wearable Technology and Long-Term Weight Loss, JAMA; 2016 Sep 20; Jakicic, Davis, et al

Reduced Exercise Capacity and All-Cause Mortality, Am J Med; 2016 Sep; McAuley, Blaha, et al

More must reads

Obesity for July/August 2016

Does Bariatric Surgery Increase Risk of Fracture?, BMJ; ePub 2016 Jul 27; Rousseau, Jean, et al

Animal vs Plant Protein Intake & Mortality Risk, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2016 Aug 1; Song, Fung, et al

Is Chronic Kidney Disease in the US on the Rise?, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2016 Aug 2; Murphy, McCulloch, et al

BMI in Identifying Excess Adiposity in Youth, J Pediatr; ePub 2016 Aug 2; Ryder, Kaizer, et al

Does Chocolate Consumption Reduce MI Risk?, Heart; 2016 Jul; Larsson, Åkesson, et al

More must reads

Obesity for May/June 2016

Pharmacological Treatments for Obesity, JAMA; 2016 Jun 14; Khera, Murad, et al

Obesity Rates Remain High in Men and Increase in Women, JAMA; 2016 Jun 7; Flegal, Kruszon-Moran, et al

Trends in Obesity Prevalence Among Children & Adolescents, JAMA; 2016 Jun 7; Ogden, Carroll, et al

Can Cranberry Juice Help Women with UTIs?, Am J Clin Nutr; 2016 Jun; Maki, Kaspar, Curtin, et al

FDA Finalizes Improved Nutrition Facts Label, FDA news release; ePub 2016 May 20

More must reads