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

This Week's Must Reads

Planning for a Universal Influenza Vaccine, J Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Feb 28; Erbelding, et al

Reevaluating the Approach to Shigella Vaccine , PLoS One; 2018 Mar 28; Porter, et al

2-Dose Varicella Vaccine in School-Age Children, J Pediatr Infect Dis Soc; 2018 Mar 7; Lopez, et al

A Genetically Altered Syncytial Virus Vaccine, J Infect Dis; 2018 Apr; McFarland, et al

Zoster Vaccine Proves Immunogenic in HIV, Clin Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Mar 26; Benson, et al

Oncology

ACS Recommends CRC Screening at Age 45, CA Cancer J Clin; ePub 2018 May 30; Wolf, et al

Lung Cancer Incidence in Young Men & Women, N Engl J Med; 2018 May 24; Jemal, et al

Read more in Oncology

Geriatrics

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

Home-Based Exercise & Walking Performance in PAD, JAMA; 2018 Apr 24; McDermott, Spring, et al

Read more in Geriatrics

Vaccines

Planning for a Universal Influenza Vaccine, J Infect Dis; ePub 2018 Feb 28; Erbelding, et al

Reevaluating the Approach to Shigella Vaccine , PLoS One; 2018 Mar 28; Porter, et al

Read more in Vaccines

Diabetes

Monitoring NT-proBNP in Patients with Diabetes, Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 May 30; Jarolim, et al

Trends in Diabetes-Related Mortality in the US, Lancet; ePub 2018 May 18; Gregg, Cheng, et al

Read more in Diabetes

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

Infectious Diseases

Cancer Incidence Rates in HIV-Infected Adults, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 May 8; Shiels, et al

Evaluating Vaccination Strategies for Zika Virus, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Apr 3; Durham, et al

Read more in Infectious Diseases

Nephrology

CKD-MBD Clinical Practice Guideline Update, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Feb 20; Ketteler, et al

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

Read more in Nephrology

Cardiology

Aspirin Benefit in Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes, Hypertension; ePub 2018 May 25; Hauspurg, et al

Monitoring NT-proBNP in Patients with Diabetes, Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 May 30; Jarolim, 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

Sleep Insufficiency’s Role in Childhood Obesity, Sleep Medicine; ePub 2018 Apr 5; Arora, et al

Impact of Intensive Weight Loss & Life Expectancy, Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 Mar 15; Gregg, et al

Read more in Obesity

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