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

Must Reads In Cardiology

Cardiology for July/August 2017

Alcohol Use & All-Cause, CV & Ca-Related Mortality, J Am Coll Cardiol; 2017 Aug; Xi, et al

Is Idarucizumab Safe for Dabigatran Reversal?, N Engl J Med; 2017 Aug 3; Pollack, et al

Catheter Ablation for Asymptomatic AF Patients, Circulation; 2017 Aug 1; Kalman, Sanders, et al

Continued Statin Rx’s After an Adverse Reaction, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2017 Jul 25; Zhang, et al

Orthostatic Hypotension in Middle-Aged Adults, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2017 Jul 24; Juraschek, et al

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Cardiology for May/June 2017

Does Resistance Exercise Lower Metabolic Syndrome Risk?, Mayo Clin Proc; ePub 2017 Jun 14; Bakker, et al

CV & Renal Outcomes with Canagliflozin Evaluated, N Engl J Med; ePub 2017 Jun 12; Neal, et al

Cardiorespiratory Fitness & T2D in Patients on Statins, Am J Med; ePub 2017 May 25; Kokkinos, et al

AHA Statement on Management of Poststroke Fatigue, Stroke; ePub 2017 May 25; Hinkle, Becker, et al

Risk of Acute Myocardial Infarction with NSAIDs, BMJ; ePub 2017 May 9; Bally, Dendukuri, et al

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Cardiology for March/April 2017

Screening for Endocrine Causes of Hypertension, Endocr Rev; 2017 Apr 5; Young Jr., Calhoun, et al

Does High-Dose Vitamin D Supplementation Prevent CVD?, JAMA Cardiol; ePub 2017 Apr 5; Scragg, et al

Fluctuation of Body Weight & Coronary Events, N Engl J Med; 2017 Apr 6; Bangalore, et al

Dietary Factors & Cardiometabolic Mortality in the US, JAMA; 2017 Mar 7; Micha, Peñalvo, et al

CAC and Risk of CVD in Patients with CKD, JAMA Cardiol; ePub 2017 Mar 22; Chen, Budoff, et al

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Cardiology for January/February 2017

Low-Dose Aspirin & CV Risk in T2D Patients, Circulation; 2017 Feb 14; Saito, Okada, et al

Management of Patients on NOACs in Acute Care, Circulation; ePub 2017 Feb 6; Ravel, Cigarroa, et al

Regular Eating Patterns May Aid in CVD Prevention, Circulation; ePub 2017 Jan 30; St-Onge, et al

Do Thiazide Diuretics Protect Against Fracture Risk?, JAMA; 2017 Jan; Puttnam, Davis, et al

Pharmacologic Treatment of Hypertension in Older Adults, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2017 Jan 17; Seem, et al

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Cardiology for November/December 2016

Management & Prevention of Poststroke Depression, Stroke; ePub 2016 Dec 8; Towfighi, Ovbiagele, et al

Genetic Risk & Lifestyle Factors in Coronary Disease, N Engl J Med; 2016 Dec 15; Khera, Emdin, et al

Physician Time Allocation in Ambulatory Practice, Ann Intern Med; 2016 Dec 6; Sinsky, Colligan, et al

Assessing Cardiorespiratory Fitness to Avoid CVD, Circulation; ePub 2016 Nov 21; Ross, et al

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