Clinical Edge

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

Must Reads In Cardiology

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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Cardiology for September/October 2016

Hypertension and its Impact on Cognitive Function, Hypertension; ePub 2016 Oct 10; Iadecola, et al

Physical Activity or Anger as Triggers for Acute MI, Circulation; 2016 Oct 11; Smyth, et al

Dabigatran vs Rivaroxaban for Stroke Prevention, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2016 Oct 3; Graham, et al

Can Dynamic Resistance Training Lower BP?, J Am Heart Assoc; ePub 2016 Sep 28; MacDonald, et al

BP Measurement Methods and Treating Targets, Circulation; 2016 Sep 27; Bakris, et al

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Cardiology for July/August 2016

Sedentary Behavior and Risk of CVD Mortality, Circulation; ePub 2016 Aug 15; Young, Hivert, et al

Medication Adherence and Long-Term CV Outcomes, J Am Coll Cardiol; 2016 Aug; Bansilal, Castellano, et al

Screening for Lipid Disorders in Adolescents, JAMA; 2016 Aug 9; US Preventive Services Task Force

Physical Activity and Risk of Multiple Diseases, BMJ; ePub 2016 Aug 9; Kyu, Bachman, et al

Dabigatran vs Warfarin in Patients with Valvular Heart Disease, Circulation; ePub 2016 Aug 5; Ezekowitz, et al

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