Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

Intensive BP Control & Risk of Dementia, JAMA; ePub 2019 Jan 28; SPRINT MIND Investigators

Outpatient Care for Adults With Primary Care, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2019 Jan 28; Levine, et al

Antibiotic Therapy in Patients with Asthma, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2019 Jan 28; Stefan, et al

Outpatient Benzodiazepine Prescribing in US, JAMA Netw Open; 2019 Jan 25; Agarwal, et al

Reduction of Readmissions Through Primary Care, JAMA Netw Open; 2019 Jan 25; Wiest, et al

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

Cardiology

Intensive BP Control & Risk of Dementia, JAMA; ePub 2019 Jan 28; SPRINT MIND Investigators

Aspirin for Prevention of CV Events, JAMA; 2019 Jan 22; Zheng, Roddick

Read more in Cardiology

Nephrology

Adiposity and Risk of Decline in GFR, BMJ; ePub 2019 Jan 10; Chang, Grams, et al

Predictors of Symptomatic Kidney Stone Recurrence, Mayo Clin Proc; ePub 2018 Dec 4; Vaughan, et al

Read more in Nephrology

Obesity

Adiposity and Risk of Decline in GFR, BMJ; ePub 2019 Jan 10; Chang, Grams, et al

Prediabetes Status & Lifestyle Modification , J Am Board Fam Med; 2019 Jan 4; Owei, et al

Read more in Obesity

Preventive Care

Appropriateness of Outpatient Antibiotic Prescribing , BMJ; ePub 2019 Jan 16; Chua, Fischer, et al

Nonadherence to Cancer Screenings & Related Mortality, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Dec 28; Pierre-Victor, et al

Read more in Preventive Care

Women's Health

Hypertensive Diseases of Pregnancy & Risk of HF, Mayo Clin Proc; ePub 2018 Dec 19; Nizamuddin, et al

Recent Childbirth a Risk Factor for Breast Cancer, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Dec 11; Nichols, et al

Read more in Women's Health

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

Mental Health

Outpatient Benzodiazepine Prescribing in US, JAMA Netw Open; 2019 Jan 25; Agarwal, et al

Hospitalization Rates in Young-Onset Diabetes, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2019 Jan 15; Ke, Lau, et al

Read more in Mental Health

Asthma

Antibiotic Therapy in Patients with Asthma, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2019 Jan 28; Stefan, et al

Asthma Toolkit Improves Measures of Asthma Care, J Am Board Fam Med; 2019 Jan; Colborn, et al

Read more in Asthma

Pain

Trends in Pain Prevalence in US Adults, J Pain; ePub 2019 Jan 15; Nahin, et al

Prescribed Opioids & Risk of CAP in Patients with HIV, JAMA Intern Med; 2019 Jan 7; Edelman, et al

Read more in Pain

Men's Health

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

Protein Intake & Lean Body Mass in Older Men, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Mar 12; Bhasin, et al

Read more in Men's Health

Pediatrics

Appropriateness of Outpatient Antibiotic Prescribing , BMJ; ePub 2019 Jan 16; Chua, Fischer, et al

Assessing the Diet Quality of US Children, Am J Clin Nutrit; ePub 2018 Dec 29; Thomson, et al

Read more in Pediatrics

Sleep Medicine

Excessive Screen Time & Short Sleep Duration , Sleep Medicine; ePub 2018 Dec 12; Twenge, et al

Sleep Apnea & BP Control Among Blacks, Circulation; ePub 2018 Dec 10; Johnson, et al

Read more in Sleep Medicine