Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

Tdap Immunization & Neonatal Pertussis Antibodies, JAMA; 2018 Oct 9; Healy, Rench, et al

Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness During Pregnancy, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Oct 11; Thompson, et al

Vaccination Coverage & Exemption Rates in Children, MMWR; 2018 Oct 12; Mellerson, Maxwell, et al

Severe Pertussis Infections in All Age Groups, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Oct 15; Mbayei, et al

Influenza Vaccine Type Preference Among Parents, Vaccine; ePub 2018 Oct 16; Santibanez, et al

Vaccines

Tdap Immunization & Neonatal Pertussis Antibodies, JAMA; 2018 Oct 9; Healy, Rench, et al

Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness During Pregnancy, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Oct 11; Thompson, et al

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Immunology

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

CVD Risk with LABAs and LAMAs in COPD, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Jan 2; Wang, et al

Read more in Immunology

Women's Health

Short Interpregnancy Intervals & Pregnancy Outcomes, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Oct 29; Schummers, et al

USPSTF: Screening for Intimate Partner Violence, JAMA; 2018 Oct 23/30; US Preventive Services Task Force

Read more in Women's Health

Addiction Medicine

Prevalence of E-Cigarette Use Among US Adults, Ann Intern Med; 2018 Oct 2; Mirbolouk, et al

Impact of Opioid Controlled Substance Agreements, Mayo Clin Proc; ePub 2018 Sep 20; Philpot, et al

Read more in Addiction Medicine

Adolescent Medicine

Added Sugars & Risk of CVD in Children, Circulation; ePub 2016 Aug 22; Vos, Kaar, et al

BMI in Identifying Excess Adiposity in Youth, J Pediatr; ePub 2016 Aug 2; Ryder, Kaizer, et al

Read more in Adolescent Medicine

Men's Health

Watch for RBC adhesion in men with sickle cell , Annual meeting of the Foundation for Sickle Cell Disease Research

USPSTF: Screening for Prostate Cancer, JAMA; 2018 May 8; Grossman, et al

Read more in Men's Health

Asthma

FDA Approves Fasenra for Severe Eosinophilic Asthma, AstraZeneca news release; 2017 Nov 14

Can Vitamin D Prevent Asthma Exacerbations?, Lancet Respir Med; ePub 2017 Oct 3; Jolliffee, et al

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Mental Health

Peer Support Impact in Adults with T2D & Depression, Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 Oct 29; Cherrington, et al

Prevalence of Depression & Anxiety in Children, J Pediatr; ePub 2018 Oct 12; Ghandour, et al

Read more in Mental Health

Cardiology

Treating Low-Risk Patients with Mild Hypertension, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Oct 29; Sheppard, et al

Concomitant DOAC-Antiplatelet Use & Bleeding Risk, Am J Med; ePub 2018 Oct 25; Douros, 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

Read more in Mixed Topics