Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

Acute Myocardial Infarction During Pregnancy, Mayo Clin Proc; ePub 2018 Jul 18; Smilowitz, et al

Antiretroviral Drugs for Management of HIV, JAMA; 2018 Jul 24/31; Saag, Benson, et al

Evaluating ASCVD Risks Among US Women, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Jul 23; Mora, et al

Mortality Due to Cirrhosis & Liver Cancer in the US, BMJ; ePub 2018 Jul 18; Tapper, Parikh

Risks and Benefits of Marijuana Use, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Jul 24; Keyhani, et al

Practice Management

Private Insurance Linked to Better Outcomes in Follicular Lymphoma, Goldstein JS et al. Blood. 2018 Jul 24. doi: 10.1182/blood-2018-03-839035.

Read more in Practice Management

Rheumatology

Screening for Osteoporosis to Prevent Fractures, JAMA; ePub 2018 Jun 26; US Preventive Services Task Force

Psychological Interventions & Chronic Pain Reduction, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 May 7; Niknejad, et al

Read more in Rheumatology

Hematology

Trends in DVT Hospitalization Rates in Older Adults, Am J Med; ePub 2018 May 10; Minges, et al

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

Read more in Hematology

Oncology

Mortality Due to Cirrhosis & Liver Cancer in the US, BMJ; ePub 2018 Jul 18; Tapper, Parikh

Viral Suppression & Decreased Cancer Risk, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Jun 12; Park, et al

Read more in Oncology

Geriatrics

Site of Death & Patterns of Care in Older Adults, JAMA; ePub 2018 Jun 25; Teno, Gozalo, et al

Psychological Interventions & Chronic Pain Reduction, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 May 7; Niknejad, et al

Read more in Geriatrics

Vaccines

AAP Revision on Dismissing Vaccine-Refusing Families, JAMA Pediatr; ePub 2018 Apr 30; Deem, et al

Creating Preventive Vaccines for Lynch Syndrome, JAMA Oncology; ePub 2018 Apr 16; Chang, et al

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Diabetes

Metformin Use and Hospitalization with Acidosis, JAMA Intern Med; 2018 Jul; Lazarus, et al

Medications Don’t Slow T2D Progression in Youth, Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 Jun 25; RISE Consortium

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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

Nephrology

Metformin Use and Hospitalization with Acidosis, JAMA Intern Med; 2018 Jul; Lazarus, et al

Diabetes & Long-Term Kidney Disease, Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 Jun 1; Warren, et al

Read more in Nephrology

Cardiology

Acute Myocardial Infarction During Pregnancy, Mayo Clin Proc; ePub 2018 Jul 18; Smilowitz, et al

Evaluating ASCVD Risks Among US Women, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Jul 23; Mora, et al

Read more in Cardiology

Preventive Care

Preventability of Early vs Late Readmissions, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 May 1; Graham, et al

Diet Quality Among Non-Hispanic Blacks, Am J Clin Nutrit; 2018 May 2; Brown, et al

Read more in Preventive Care

Obesity

Healthy Lifestyle & Lower Risk of Obesity in Offspring, BMJ; ePub 2018 Jul 4; Dhana, Haines, et al

Obesity Prevalence Among US Adults, JAMA; 2018 Jun 19; Hales, Fryar, et al

Read more in Obesity

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

Acute Myocardial Infarction During Pregnancy, Mayo Clin Proc; ePub 2018 Jul 18; Smilowitz, et al

Evaluating ASCVD Risks Among US Women, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Jul 23; Mora, et al

Read more in Women's Health