November 2015

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  • Review Articles

    • 1. Medical therapies for adult chronic sinusitis: a systematic review
      - JAMA 2015;314(9):926-39.
    • 2. Traumatic knee dislocations: evaluation, management, and surgical treatment
      - Orthop Clin NA 2015;46:479-93.
    • 3. Diabetic ketoacidosis in adults
      - BMJ 2015;351:h5660 and correction.
    • 4. Psychiatric emergencies in the elderly
      - Emerg Med Clin NA 2015;33(4):825-39.
    • 5. Diagnosis and management of foodborne illness
      - Am Fam Physician 2015;92(5):358-65.
    • 6. Approach to the patient with a suspected adverse drug reaction
      - Med Clin NA 2015;99(6):1337-48.
    • 7. Parkinson’s disease: initial treatment of motor disorders
      - Prescrire Int 2015;24(163):215-7.
    • 8. Point-of-care testing for respiratory viruses in adults: the current landscape and future potential
      - J Infection 2015;71(5):501-10.
    • 9. Flashes and floaters
      - Prim Care 2015;42(3):425-35.
    • 10. Management of constipation in older adults
      - Am Fam Physician 2015;92(6):500-4.
    • 11. Current trends, evaluation, and management of pediatric nephrolithiasis
      - JAMA Pediatr 2015;169(10):964-70.
    • 12. A systematic review of non-pharmacological interventions for primary Sjögren’s syndrome
      - Rheumatology 2015;54(11):2025-32.
    • 13. Management of chronic hepatitis B infection
      - BMJ 2015;351:h4263.
    • 14. New drugs of abuse and withdrawal syndrome
      - Emerg Med Clin NA 2015;33(40:779-95.
    • 15. Cannabinoids in the treatment of epilepsy
      - NEJM 2015;373(11):1048-58.
    • 16. Calcium intake and risk of fracture: systematic review
      - BMJ 2015;351:h4580.
    • 17. Atopic dermatitis: a common pediatric condition and its evolution in adulthood
      - Med Clin NA 2015;99(6):1269-85.
    • 18. Cancer pain management
      - Mayo Clin Proc 2015;90(10):1428-39.
    • 19. The impact of multimorbidity status on treatment response in rheumatoid arthritis patients initiating disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs
      - Rheumatology 2015;54(11):2076-84.
    • 20. Primary care of the patient with chronic kidney disease
      - Med Clin NA 2015;99(5):935-52.
    • 21. The asthma-COPD overlap syndrome
      - NEJM 2015;373(13):1241-9.
    • 22. Epidural corticosteroid injections for radiculopathy and spinal stenosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
      - Ann Intern Med 2015;163(5):373-81.
    • 23. Therapies for actinic keratosis with a focus on cosmetic outcomes
      - Cutis 2015;96(9):165-72,193.
    • 24. The effect of bipolar electrocoagulation during ovarian cystectomy on ovarian reserve: a systematic review
      - Am J Obst Gynecol 2015;213(5):620-8.
    • 25. Investigating hyperkalaemia in adults
      - BMJ 2015;351:h4762.
    • 26. Acute myeloid leukemia
      - NEJM 2015;373(12):1136-52.
    • 27. Inflammatory bowel disease in children and adolescents
      - JAMA Pediatr 2015;169(11):1053-60.
    • 28. Psychological treatments for depression and anxiety in dementia and mild cognitive impairment: systematic review and meta-analysis
      - Br J Psychiatry 2015;207(4):293-8.
    • 29. Pediatric extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: an introduction for emergency medicine physicians
      - J Emerg Medicine 2015;49(4):552-60.
    • 30. Current options for the treatment of food allergy
      - Pediatr Clin NA 2015;62(6):1531-49.
  • Research Studies

    • 31. Potential overtreatment of older, complex adults with diabetes
      - JAMA Intern Med 2015;175(3):356-62
    • 32. Efficacy and safety of nebulized morphine given at 2 different doses compared to IV titrated morphine in trauma pain
      - Am J Emerg Med 2015;33(11):1557-61.
    • 33. Geographic variations in prescription opioid dispensations and death among women and men in British Columbia, Canada
      - Med Care 2015;53(11):954-9.
    • 34. Effect of dextromethorphan-quinidine on agitation in patients with Alzheimer disease dementia: a randomized clinical trial
      - JAMA 2015;314(12):1242-54 and Ed.
    • 35. Course of recovery for whiplash associated disorders in a compensation setting
      - Injury 2015;46(11):2118-29.
    • 36. Effect of discontinuation of antihypertensive treatment in elderly people on cognitive functioning--the DANTE study Leiden: a randomized clinical trial
      - JAMA Intern Med 2015;175(10):1622-30.
    • 37. The risk of fall and fracture with the initiation of a prostate selective α antagonist: a population based cohort study
      - BMJ 2015;351:h5398.
    • 38. Generalized anxiety disorder and major depressive disorder in pregnant and postpartum women: maternal quality of life and treatment outcomes
      - JOGC 2015;37(9):798-803.
    • 39. Overdiagnosis of Clostridium difficile infection in the molecular test era
      - JAMA Intern Med 2015;175(11):1792-1801.
  • Practice Guidelines

    • 40. ACCP/CTS provide guidance on preventing acute COPD exacerbations
      - Am Fam Physician 2015;92(5):399-401.
    • 41. Infective endocarditis in adults: diagnosis, antimicrobial therapy, and management of complications: a scientific statement for healthcare professionals from the American Heart Association
      - Circulation 2015;132(15):1435-86.
    • 42. Combined diet and physical activity promotion programs for prevention of diabetes: Community Preventive Services Task Force recommendation statement
      - Ann Intern Med 2015;163(6):465-8.
  • Audio Lectures

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    • Epilepsy.
      - Family Practice Volume 63, Issue 43
    • Pericardial diseases/Childhood and adolescent depression
      - Family Practice Volume 63, Issue 44
    • Managing side effects of common medications
      - Internal Medicine Volume 62, Issue 41
    • The gut and lung microbiomes
      - Internal Medicine Volume 62, Issue 42
    • Osteoporosis
      - Obstetrics/Gynecology Volume 62 Issue 21
    • Spina bifida/Anaphylaxis
      - Pediatrics Volume 61, Issue 42
    • Pain medicine and psychiatry
      - Psychiatry Volume 44, Issue 21
  • Time is ticking....

    • 43. A study of the first year of the end-of-life clinic for physician-assisted dying in the Netherlands (43a) and Sleep on it! (43b) and Working late, courting stroke (43c)
      - JAMA Intern Med 2015;175(10):1633-40 (43a) and Sci Am 2015;313(4):52-7 (43b) and JAMA 2015;314(16):1679-80 (43c).
  • New Books

    • Interpreting health benefits and risks: a practical guide to facilitate doctor-patient communication
      - Springer, 2015.
    • A practical guide to joint & soft tissue injections
      - Wolters Kluwer, 2015.
    • Sims’ symptoms in the mind: textbook of descriptive psychopathology
      - Saunders/Elsevier, 2015.
    • To heal the skin: the heroes behind discoveries in dermatology
      - Linacre's Book, 2015.