Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

Expansion in clinical trial eligibility requested by ASCO, Friends of Cancer and ASCO letter to the FDA

Antibiotic Use Among US Older Adults, BMJ; ePub 2018 Jul 27; Olesen, Barnett, et al

Healthy Behaviors & Reduced Risk of Obesity , Mayo Clin Proc; ePub 2018 Jul 27; Shook, et al

Modifiable Risk Factors in New BP Categories, Am J Med; ePub 2018 Jul 26; Gu, Yue, et al

Psychological Screening for Youth with Abdominal Pain, Pediatrics; ePub 2018 Jul 25; Cunningham, et al

Women's Health

Acute Myocardial Infarction During Pregnancy, Mayo Clin Proc; ePub 2018 Jul 18; Smilowitz, et al

Evaluating ASCVD Risks Among US Women, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Jul 23; Mora, et al

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Sexual Health

Treating Urogenital Chlamydia Infection, Is doxycycline superior to azithromycin?

FDA Approves Sexual Desire Disorder Drug, Flibanserin (Addyi) approved to treat premenopausal women

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Addiction Medicine

Risks and Benefits of Marijuana Use, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Jul 24; Keyhani, et al

Medication Use for Opioid Use Disorder, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Jun 19; Larochelle, et al

Read more in Addiction Medicine

Pain

Outpatient Opioid Prescriptions for Children, Pediatrics; ePub 2018 Jul 16; Chung, et al

Medication Use for Opioid Use Disorder, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Jun 19; Larochelle, 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

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Sleep Medicine

Does Sleep Debt Decrease with Age? , Sleep Health; ePub 2018 Jun 28; Fox, et al

Sleep Duration & Cardiometabolic Health in Adolescents, Pediatrics; ePub 2018 Jun 15; Cespedes, et al

Read more in Sleep Medicine

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

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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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Diabetes

Metformin Use and Hospitalization with Acidosis, JAMA Intern Med; 2018 Jul; Lazarus, et al

Medications Don’t Slow T2D Progression in Youth, Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 Jun 25; RISE Consortium

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Mental Health

Psychological Screening for Youth with Abdominal Pain, Pediatrics; ePub 2018 Jul 25; Cunningham, et al

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

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Cardiology

Modifiable Risk Factors in New BP Categories, Am J Med; ePub 2018 Jul 26; Gu, Yue, et al

Low-Calorie Sweetened Beverages & Cardiometabolic Health, Circulation; ePub 2018 Jul 30; Johnson, et al

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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