Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

Global Burden of CVD in People Living with HIV, Circulation; ePub 2018 Jul 2; Shah, et al

Penicillin Allergy & Risk of MRSA and C. difficle, BMJ; ePub 2018 Jun 27; Blumenthal, et al

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

Firearm Injuries in Children & Adolescents, Pediatrics; ePub 2018 Jul 2; Herrin, et al

Effects of Pulse Pressure & BP Tx Intensity on AEs, Am J Med; ePub 2018 Jun 22; Krishnaswami, et al

Clinical Guidelines

Screening for Osteoporosis to Prevent Fractures, JAMA; ePub 2018 Jun 26; US Preventive Services Task Force

ECG Screening for CVD in Low-Risk Patients, JAMA; 2018 Jun 12; Curry, US Preventive Task Force

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Women's Health

Chocolate Intake & Incident CHD in Women , Am J Clin Nutrit; ePub 2018 Jun 21; Greenberg, et al

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

Read more in Women's Health

Sexual Health

Treating Urogenital Chlamydia Infection, Is doxycycline superior to azithromycin?

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

Read more in Sexual Health

Addiction Medicine

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

Do Smoking Cessation Incentives Aid in Abstinence?, N Engl J Med; 2018 Jun 14; Halpern, et al

Read more in Addiction Medicine

Pain

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

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

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

Read more in Hematologic Malignancies

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

Read more in Mixed Topics

Diabetes

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

Single-Sample Confirmatory Testing for Diabetes, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Jun 19; Selvin, et al

Read more in Diabetes

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

Global Burden of CVD in People Living with HIV, Circulation; ePub 2018 Jul 2; Shah, et al

Effects of Pulse Pressure & BP Tx Intensity on AEs, Am J Med; ePub 2018 Jun 22; Krishnaswami, 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