Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

CVD Events Prevented with New AHA BP Guideline, Circulation; ePub 2018 Nov 19; Bress, et al

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

Team-Based Primary Care in Chronically Ill Patients, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Nov 26; Meyers, et al

Rotating Night Shift Work & Risk of T2D, BMJ; ePub 2018 Nov 21; Shan, Li, et al

PUFAs for Primary & Secondary CVD Prevention, Cochrane Library; ePub 2018 Nov 27; Abdelhamid, 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

BMI & Risk of Postpregnancy T2D in Women with HDP , Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 Nov 19; Timpka, et al

Traumatic Exposures & Health Issues in Older Women, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Nov 19; Gibson, et al

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Sexual Health

Screening for Syphilis Infection in Pregnant Women, JAMA; 2018 Sep 4; US Preventive Services Task Force

Treating Urogenital Chlamydia Infection, Is doxycycline superior to azithromycin?

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Pain

Risk of Opioid Overdose Hospitalizations , J Am Board Fam Med; 2018 Nov-Dec; Peters, et al

Cannabis Legalization & Opioid Therapy Compliance, Am J Med; ePub 2018 Nov 10; Lo, et al

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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

Opioid Use & Insomnia in Adults with Chronic Pain, Sleep Med; ePub 2018 Sep 5; Miller, Chan, et al

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

Read more in Sleep Medicine

Hematologic Malignancies

Long-term ibrutinib data in older patients, Barr PM et al. Haematologica. 2018;103(9):1502-10

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

Rotating Night Shift Work & Risk of T2D, BMJ; ePub 2018 Nov 21; Shan, Li, et al

BMI & Risk of Postpregnancy T2D in Women with HDP , Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 Nov 19; Timpka, et al

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Cardiology

CVD Events Prevented with New AHA BP Guideline, Circulation; ePub 2018 Nov 19; Bress, et al

PUFAs for Primary & Secondary CVD Prevention, Cochrane Library; ePub 2018 Nov 27; Abdelhamid, et al

Read more in Cardiology

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