May 2015

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May Highlights
Allergies - #14, 27
Anterior Cruciate Ligament - #3, 34
Pain Management - #1, 6, 11, 31, and book
Pregnancy - #9, 18
Weight Management - #12, 29

  • Review Articles

    • 1. Neuropathic pain: principles of diagnosis and treatment
      - Mayo Clin Proc 2015;90(4):532-45.
    • 2. The neurobiology, investigation, and treatment of chronic insomnia
      - Lancet Neurol 2015;14(5):547-58.
    • 3. State-of-the-art anterior cruciate ligament tears: a primer for primary care physicians
      - Phys Sportsmed 2015;43(2):169-77.
    • 4. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and risk of venous thromboembolism: a systematic review and meta-analysis
      - Rheumatology 2015;54(4):736-42.
    • 5. Benign prostatic hyperplasia and urinary symptoms: evaluation and treatment
      - Postgrad Med 2015;127(3):301-7.
    • 6. Common questions about the diagnosis and management of fibromyalgia
      - Am Fam Physician 2015;91(7):472-8.
    • 7. Hypoglycaemic therapy in type 2 diabetes part 1: metformin is the only glucose-lowering drug known to prevent complications of diabetes
      - Prescrire Int 2015;24(159):103-6.
    • 8. Irritable bowel syndrome: a clinical review
      - JAMA 2015;313(9):949-58.
    • 9. The association between the regular use of preventive labour induction and improved term birth outcomes: findings of a systematic review and meta-analysis
      - BJOG 2015;122(6):773-84.
    • 10. Vitamin B12 deficiency: a 21st century perspective
      - Clin Med 2015;15(2):145-50.
    • 11. The management of acute testicular pain in children and adolescents
      - BMJ 2015;350:h1563.
    • 12. Efficacy of commercial weight-loss programs: an updated systematic review
      - Ann Intern Med 2015;162(7):501-12.
    • 13. Screening and early detection efforts in lung cancer
      - Cancer 2015;121(9):1347-56.
    • 14. Diagnosis, management, and investigational therapies for food allergies
      - Gastroenterology 2015;148(6):1132-42.
    • 15. Diagnosis, prognosis, and clinical management of mild traumatic brain injury (15a) and Current and emerging rehabilitation for concussion: a review of the evidence (15b)
      - Lancet Neurol 2015;14(5):506-17 (15a) and Clin Sports Med 2015;34(2):213-31 (15b).
    • 16. Diagnosis and treatment of peptic ulcer disease and H.Pylori infection
      - Am Fam Physician 2015;91(4):236-42.
    • 17. Percutaneous interventions in aortic disease
      - Circulation 2015;131(14):1291-99.
    • 18. Pregnancy and postpartum bowel changes: constipation and fecal incontinence
      - Am J Gastroenterol 2015;110(4):521-9.
    • 19. Recurrent stroke while on antiplatelet therapy
      - Neurol Clin 2015;33(2):475-89.
    • 20. Chronic otitis media
      - Postgrad Med 2015;127(4):391-5.
    • 21. Population-level impact and herd effects following human papillomavirus vaccination programmes: a systematic review and meta-analysis
      - Lancet Infect Dis 2015;15(5):565-80.
    • 22. Cervical spine clearance in obtunded patients after blunt traumatic injury: a systematic review
      - Ann Intern Med 2015;162(6):429-37.
    • 23. The natural history of benign thyroid nodules
      - JAMA 2015;313(9):926-35 and Ed.
    • 24. Emergency department evaluation and treatment of pediatric orthopedic injuries
      - Emerg Med Clin NA 2015;33(2):423-49.
    • 25. Practical selection of antiemetics in the ambulatory setting
      - Am Fam Physician 2015;91(5):293-6.
    • 26. Challenging neurological symptoms in paediatric palliative care: an approach to symptom evaluation and management in children with neurological impairment
      - Paediatr Child Health 2015;20(3):159-65.
  • Research Studies

    • 27. Randomized trial of peanut consumption in infants at risk for peanut allergy
      - NEJM 2015;372(9):803-13.
    • 28. Cognitive-behavioral therapy for insomnia in knee osteoarthritis: a randomized, double-blind, active placebo-controlled clinical trial
      - Arthritis Rheum 2015;67(5):1221-33.
    • 29. Five-year outcomes after laparoscopic gastric bypass and laparoscopic duodenal switch in patients with body mass index of 50 to 60: a randomized clinical trial
      - JAMA Surg 2015;150(4):352-61 and Commentary.
    • 30. Status epilepticus: impact of therapeutic coma on outcome
      - Crit Care Med 2015;43(5):1003-9.
    • 31. Effectiveness of off-the-shelf, extra-depth footwear in reducing foot pain in older people: a randomized controlled trial
      - J Gerontol A 2015;70(4):511-7.
    • 32. Effect of corticosteroids on treatment failure among hospitalized patients with severe community-acquired pneumonia...(32a) and Antibiotic treatment strategies for community-acquired pneumonia in adults (32b)
      - JAMA 2015;313(7):677-86 and Ed (32a) and NEJM 2015;372(14):1312-23 (32b).
    • 33. Prognostic factors, morbidity and mortality in pancreatic trauma: a critical appraisal of 432 consecutive patients treated at a Level 1 Trauma Centre
      - Injury 2015;46(5):830-6 and Ed.
  • Practice Guidelines

    • 34. The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons evidence-based guideline on management of anterior cruciate ligament injuries
      - JBJS Am 2015;97(8):672-4.
    • 35. Clinical practice guidelines for the medical management of nonhospitalized ulcerative colitis: the Toronto Consensus
      - Gastroenterology 2015;148:1035-58.
    • 36. Vulvovaginitis: screening for and management of trichomoniasis, vulvovaginal candidiasis, and bacterial vaginosis
      - JOGC 2015;37(3):266-74.
    • 37. Practice parameter for the assessment and treatment of children and adolescents with eating disorders
      - J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 2015;54(5):412-25.
  • Audio Lectures

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    • Lyme disease
      - FP 63:11
    • Nutrition and GI disease
      - FP 63:11
    • Osteoporosis
      - FP 63:18
    • Depression
      - IM 62:16
    • Hepatitis C
      - IM 62:16
    • Tick-borne infections
      - Ped 61:18
    • New antipsychotics
      - Psy 44:09
  • Hopefully helpful...

    • 38. Can healthy people benefit from health apps? (38a) and Cancer drugs hit their mark (38b)
      - BMJ 2015;350:h1887 (38a) and Sci Am 2015;312(4):44-6 (38b).
  • New Books

    • Chronotherapeutics for affective disorders: a clinician’s manual for light and wake therapy
      - Basel: Karger, 2013.
    • Community-based prevention: reducing the risk of cancer and chronic disease
      - Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2013.
    • Hypochondriasis and health anxiety: a guide for clinicians
      - Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014.
    • Myofascial trigger points: comprehensive diagnosis and treatment
      - Edinburgh: Churchill Livingston/Elsevier, 2013.
    • Neuropsychiatric and cognitive changes in Parkinson’s disease and related movement disorders: diagnosis and management
      - Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013.