Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

AHA Statement on Promotion of Physical Activity, Circulation; ePub 2018 Apr 4; Lobelo, et al

CVD & Risk Management in ADA Guidelines, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Apr 3; Chamberlain, et al

Diabetes and Trends in Perioperative CV Events, Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 Apr 4; Newman, et al

Medical Cannabis Laws and Opioid Prescribing, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Apr 2; Bradford, et al

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

Men's Health

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

Read more in Men's Health

Pain

Medical Cannabis Laws and Opioid Prescribing, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Apr 2; Bradford, et al

Opioid vs Nonopioid Meds for Pain-Related Function, JAMA; ePub 2018 Mar 6; Krebs, Gravely, et al

Read more in Pain

Pediatrics

E-Cigarette Use and Progression to Smoking, Pediatrics; ePub 2018 Mar 5; Chaffee, et al

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

Read more in Pediatrics

Pulmonology

Occupational Cleaning & Lung Function Decline, Am J Respir Crit Care Med; ePub 2018 Feb 16; Svanes, et al

Should Patients with Syncope be Evaluated for PE?, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Jan 29; Costantino, et al

Read more in Pulmonology

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

Cardiorespiratory Fitness & All-Cancer Mortality, Mayo Clin Proc; ePub 2018 Mar 27; Wang, et al

USPSTF: Behavioral Counseling to Prevent Skin Cancer, JAMA; 2018 Mar 20; USPSTF, et al

Read more in Oncology

Geriatrics

Guidelines for Geriatric Diabetes Care, J Am Board Fam Med; 2018 Mar-Apr; McCreedy, et al

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

Read more in Geriatrics

Diabetes

CVD & Risk Management in ADA Guidelines, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2018 Apr 3; Chamberlain, et al

Diabetes and Trends in Perioperative CV Events, Diabetes Care; ePub 2018 Apr 4; Newman, et al

Read more in Diabetes