Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

Can Omega-3 Supplement Use Lower CVD Risk?, JAMA Cardiol; ePub 2018 Jan 31; Aung, et al

2018 Adult ACIP Immunization Schedule Released, Ann Intern Med; 2018 Feb 6; Kim, Riley, et al

2018 ACIP Immunization Schedule for Children, MMWR; ePub 2018 Feb 6; Robinson, et al

Weight Management & Remission of T2D in Primary Care, Lancet; 2018 Feb; Lean, Leslie, Barnes, et al

Prior Use of NOACs & Mortality in ICH Patients, JAMA; 2018 Feb 6; Inohara, Xian, Liang, et al

Neurology

Prior Use of NOACs & Mortality in ICH Patients, JAMA; 2018 Feb 6; Inohara, Xian, Liang, et al

Thrombectomy for Stroke Patients at 6 to 16 Hours, N Engl J Med; ePub 2018 Jan 24; Albers, et al

Read more in Neurology

Rheumatology

Calcium & Vitamin D for Lower Fracture Incidence, JAMA; 2017 Dec 26; Zhao, Zeng, et al

Screening to Reduce Fractures in Older Women, Lancet; ePub 2017 Dec 15; Shepstone, et al

Read more in Rheumatology

Oncology

Low-Dose CT Screening for Lung Cancer, CHEST; ePub 2018 Jan 25; Mazzone, et al

Risk of Breast Cancer with Hormonal Contraception, N Engl J Med; 2017 Dec 7; Mørch, Skovlund, et al

Read more in Oncology

Geriatrics

Methylphenidate for Apathy in Alzheimer’s Disease, Am J Psychiatry; ePub 2017 Sep 15; Padala, et al

Bisphosphonate Use & Fractures in Older Women, J Am Geriatr Soc; 2017 Sep; Drieling, et al

Read more in Geriatrics

Vaccines

2018 Adult ACIP Immunization Schedule Released, Ann Intern Med; 2018 Feb 6; Kim, Riley, et al

2018 ACIP Immunization Schedule for Children, MMWR; ePub 2018 Feb 6; Robinson, et al

Read more in Vaccines

Endocrinology

Labeling of Selective Androgen Receptor Modulators, JAMA; 2017 Nov 28; Van Wagoner, Eichner, et al

Vitamin D & Glycemic Control in Patients with T2D, J Clin Endocrinol Metab; 2017 Sep 1; Mirhosseini, et al

Read more in Endocrinology

Diabetes

Weight Management & Remission of T2D in Primary Care, Lancet; 2018 Feb; Lean, Leslie, Barnes, et al

Risk of Infection in People with Diabetes, Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 Jan 12; Carey, et al

Read more in Diabetes

Nephrology

BP Control & Risk of Mortality in Patients with CKD, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2017 Sep 5; Malhotra, et al

Intensive SBP Lowering & Kidney, CV Outcomes, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2017 Sep 5; Beddhu, et al

Read more in Nephrology

Cardiology

Can Omega-3 Supplement Use Lower CVD Risk?, JAMA Cardiol; ePub 2018 Jan 31; Aung, et al

Adherence Rates to Secondary Prevention Meds, Circulation; ePub 2018 Jan 31; Mathews, et al

Read more in Cardiology

Immunology

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

Benzodiazepine Use & Risk of Pneumonia, CHEST; 2018 Jan; Chen, Winkelman, et al

Read more in Immunology

Obesity

Bariatric Surgery and All-Cause Mortality, JAMA; 2018 Jan 16; Reges, Greenland, et al

Fiber Supplementation and Metabolic Outcomes, Am J Clin Nutr; 2017 Dec; Thompson, et al

Read more in Obesity

Women's Health

Age at Menarche and Depression into Adulthood, Pediatrics; ePub 2017 Dec 26; Mendle, et al

Screening to Reduce Fractures in Older Women, Lancet; ePub 2017 Dec 15; Shepstone, et al

Read more in Women's Health