Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

Relevance of Health Literacy to CV Health, Circulation; ePub 2018 Jun 4; Magnani, et al

Diabetes & Long-Term Kidney Disease, Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 Jun 1; Warren, et al

Maternal Loss of Control Over Eating, Am J Clin Nutr; ePub 2018 Jun 5; Micali, et al

Efficacy of Brief Behavioral Treatment for Insomnia, Sleep Medicine; ePub 2018 Jun 2; McCrae, et al

Opioid-Related Adverse Events in Surgical Patients, JAMA Surg; ePub 2018 May 23; Shafi, et al

Clinical Guidelines

ACS Recommends CRC Screening at Age 45, CA Cancer J Clin; ePub 2018 May 30; Wolf, et al

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

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Hematologic Malignancies

Prognostic Score System for Patients with PMF, J Clin Oncol; ePub 2017 Dec 9; Gugliemelli, et al

These Patients Are More Apt to Be Depressed, Ann Hematol; ePub 2017 Dec 7; Shreders, et al

Read more in Hematologic Malignancies

Diabetes

Diabetes & Long-Term Kidney Disease, Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 Jun 1; Warren, et al

Monitoring NT-proBNP in Patients with Diabetes, Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 May 30; Jarolim, et al

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Mixed Topics

Sexual Intercourse Among High School Students, MMWR; 2017 Jan 5; Ethier, Kann, et al

Coffee Consumption & Risk of Mortality, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2017 Jul 11; Park S, et al

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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

Read more in Mental Health

Cardiology

Relevance of Health Literacy to CV Health, Circulation; ePub 2018 Jun 4; Magnani, et al

Aspirin Benefit in Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes, Hypertension; ePub 2018 May 25; Hauspurg, et al

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Oncology

ACS Recommends CRC Screening at Age 45, CA Cancer J Clin; ePub 2018 May 30; Wolf, et al

Lung Cancer Incidence in Young Men & Women, N Engl J Med; 2018 May 24; Jemal, et al

Read more in Oncology

Neurology

Smoking and Risk of Ischemic Stroke in Young Men, Stroke; ePub 2018 Apr 19; Markidan, et al

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

Read more in Neurology

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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Geriatrics

Psychological Interventions & Chronic Pain Reduction, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 May 7; Niknejad, et al

Home-Based Exercise & Walking Performance in PAD, JAMA; 2018 Apr 24; McDermott, Spring, et al

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Obesity

Sleep Insufficiency’s Role in Childhood Obesity, Sleep Medicine; ePub 2018 Apr 5; Arora, et al

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

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AML

Azacitidine in Lower-Risk MDS Shows Promise, Oncologist; ePub 2017 Nov 8; Komrokji, et al

Clostridium Difficile Infection in People with MDS, World J Clin Oncol; 2017 Oct 10; Shaht, et al

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Health Policy

ACP Position on Women’s Health Challenges, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 May 29; Daniel, et al

Addressing Social Determinants to Improve Patient Care, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Apr 17; Daniel, et al

Read more in Health Policy

Nephrology

Diabetes & Long-Term Kidney Disease, Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 Jun 1; Warren, et al

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

Read more in Nephrology