March Cites & Bytes

Download a PDF version. Click here.

New specialties section

Starting this month, we will be appending a Featured Specialties section to the web and email versions of Cites & Bytes. This month we are highlighting articles in ophthalmology and urology/nephrology. We have placed this new section after the New Books list. The standard sections of Cites & Bytes will remain unchanged.

  • Review Articles

    • 1. Management of residual risk after statin therapy (1a) and Statin-associated autoimmune myopathy (1b)
      - Atherosclerosis 2016;245:161-70 (1a) and NEJM 2016;374(7):664-9 (1b).
    • 2. Metabolic vitamin B12 deficiency: a missed opportunity to prevent dementia and stroke
      - Nutr Res 2016;36(2):109-16.
    • 3. Advanced innovations for pain
      - Mayo Clin Proc 2016;91(2):246-58.
    • 4. Constipation: advances in diagnosis and treatment
      - JAMA 2016;315(2):185-91.
    • 5. Rehabilitation of older adults with dementia after hip fracture
      - J Am Geriatr Soc 2016;64(1):47-54.
    • 6. The role of risk-reducing surgery in hereditary breast and ovarian cancer
      - NEJM 2016;374(5):454-68.
    • 7. Effect of antihypertensive treatment at different blood pressure levels in patients with diabetes mellitus: systematic review and meta-analyses
      - BMJ 2016;352:i717.
    • 8. Systematic review of antibiotic resistance in acne: an increasing topical and oral threat
      - Lancet Infect Dis 2016 Feb 4.
    • 9. Pharmacotherapy for mental health problems in people with intellectual disability
      - Curr Opin Psychiatry 2016;29(2):103-25.
    • 10. Effects of testosterone treatment in older men (10a) and Impact of testosterone replacement therapy on myocardial infarction, stroke, and death in men with low testosterone concentrations in an integrated health care system (10b)
      - NEJM 2016;374(7):611-24 (10a) and Am J Cardiol 2016;117(5):794-9 (10b).
    • 11. Fibromyalgia: management strategies for primary care providers
      - Int J Clin Pract 2016;70(2):99-112.
    • 12. Diagnosis and management of common foot fractures
      - Am Fam Physician 2016;93(3):183-91.
    • 13. Endocrine effects of inhaled corticosteroids in children
      - JAMA Pediatr 2016;170(2):163-70.
    • 14. Review of hypoglycemia in the older adult: clinical implications and management
      - Can J Diabetes 2016;40(1):66-72.
    • 15. Intravenous therapies for complex regional pain syndrome: a systematic review
      - Anesth Analg 2016;122(3):843-56.
    • 16. Stress urinary incontinence: comparative efficacy trials
      - Obstet Gynecol Clin NA 2016;43(1):45-57.
    • 17. Viral bronchiolitis in children
      - NEJM 2016;374(1):62-72.
    • 18. NSAIDs and serious cardiovascular disorders: especially cox-2 inhibitors and diclofenac
      - Prescrire Intl 2016;25(167):14-16.
    • 19. Celiac disease and obstetric complications: a systematic review and metaanalysis
      - Am J Obstet Gynecol 2016;214(2):225-34.
    • 20. Urinary tract infections in older men (20a) and Acute bacterial prostatitis: diagnosis and management (20b)
      - NEJM 2016;374(6):562-71 (20a) and Am Fam Physician 2016;93(2):114-20 (20b).
    • 21. Pharmacotherapy of alcoholic liver disease in clinical practice
      - Int J Clin Pract 2016;70(2):119-31.
    • 22. Zika virus (22a) and Zika virus: management of infection and risk (22b)
      - BMJ 2016;352:i1049 (22a) and BMJ 2016;352:i1062 (22b).
    • 23. Combining antidepressants in acute treatment of depression: a meta-analysis of 38 studies including 4511 patients
      - Can J Psychiatry 2016;61(1):29-43.
    • 24. Common questions about the evaluation of acute pelvic pain
      - Am Fam Physician 2016;93(1):41-8.
    • 25. Postmenopausal osteoporosis
      - NEJM 2016;374(3):254-62.
    • 26. Depression as a modifying factor in sport-related concussion: a critical review of the literature
      - Phys Sportsmed 2016;44(1):14-19.
    • 27. Perioperative stroke
      - Can J Anesth 2016;63(2):193-204.
    • 28. Management of sleep disorders in neurodevelopmental disorders and genetic syndromes
      - Curr Opin Psychiatry 2016;29(2):138-43.
    • 29. Comparison of techniques used to deliver a deeply impacted fetal head at full dilation: a systematic review and meta-analysis
      - BJOG 2016;123(3):337-45.
    • 30. Managing suicidal patients in the emergency department
      - Ann Emerg Med 2016;67(2):276-82.
    • 31. Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease
      - BMJ 2016;352:i679.
    • 32. Primary brain tumors in adults: diagnosis and treatment
      - Am Fam Physician 2016;93(3):211-7.
    • 33. Twelve key nutritional issues in bariatric surgery
      - Clin Nutr 2016;35(1):12-7.
  • Research Studies

    • 34. Statin use and the risk of kidney disease with long-term follow-up (8.4-year study).
      - Am J Cardiol 2016;117(4):647-55.
    • 35. Association between lifetime marijuana use and cognitive function in middle age: the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study
      - JAMA Intern Med 2016 Feb 1.
    • 36. Risk of invasive cervical cancer after atypical glandular cells in cervical screening: nationwide cohort study
      - BMJ 2016;352:i276.
    • 37. Randomized controlled trial of group cognitive behavioral therapy compared to a discussion group for co-morbid anxiety and depression in older adults
      - Psychol Med 2016;46(4):785-95.
    • 38. Joint mobilization and stretching exercise vs steroid injection in the treatment of plantar fasciitis: a randomized controlled study
      - Foot Ankle Int 2016;37(2):150-6.
    • 39. Effects of a stepwise multidisciplinary intervention for challenging behavior in advanced dementia: a cluster randomized controlled trial
      - J Am Geriatr Soc 2016;64(2):261-9.
    • 40. Antidepressant use during pregnancy and the risk of autism spectrum disorder in children
      - JAMA Pediatr 2016;170(2):117-24 and Ed.
    • 41. Driving cessation and health outcomes in older adults
      - J Am Geriatr Soc 2016;64(2):332-41.
  • Practice Guidelines

    • 42. Screening for depression in adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement
      - JAMA 2016;315(4):380-7 and Ed.
    • 43. 2015 recommendations for the treatment of ankylosing spondylitis and nonradiographic axial spondyloarthritis
      - Arthritis Rheumatol 2016;68(2):282-98.
    • 44. Diagnosis and treatment of primary adrenal insufficiency: an Endocrine Society clinical practice guideline.
      - J Clin Endocrin Metab 2016;101(2):364-89.
  • Audio Lectures

    To access the lectures, go to the library's Audiovisual webpage. In the Lectures section, click on "Please click here for access details". You will be asked to login. Once you have logged in, you will see instructions on how to login to Audio-Digest and download the mp3 files.

     

    • Notes on nutrional supplementation
      - Family Practice Volume 64 Issue 10
    • Gastrointestinal diseases: a clinical update
      - Family Practice Volume 64 Issue 11
    • Nutrition
      - Gastroenterology Volume 30 Issue 05
    • Topics in oncology
      - Internal Medicine Volume 63 Issue 12
    • Substance use disorders
      - Obstetrics/Gynecology Volume 63 Issue 05
    • Self-injurious behaviors in adolescents
      - Pediatrics Volume 62 Issue 08
    • The DSM-5: review of changes
      - Psychiatry Volume 45 Issue 04
  • Thirst for knowledge...

    • 45. Myth busting in carbon monoxide poisoning (45a) and Bitter taste bodyguards (45b) and How to use the medical subject headings (MeSH) (45c)
      - Am J Emerg Med 2016;34(2):295-7 (45a) and Sci Am 2016;314(2):38-43 (45b) and Int J Clin Pract 2016;70(2):171-4 (45c).
  • New Books

    • The conversation: a revolutionary plan for end-of-life care
      - Bloomsbury, 2015.
    • Inflammatory bowel disease: a point of care clinical guide
      - Springer, 2015.
    • The intelligent clinician’s guide to the DSM-5
      - Oxford University Press, 2015.
    • Mindful medical practice: clinical narratives and therapeutic insights
      - Springer, 2015.
  • Featured Specialties

    • 46. OPHTHALMOLOGY. Vitreous floaters: etiology, diagnostics, and management
      - Surv Ophthalmol. 2016 Mar-Apr;61(2):211-27.
    • 47. OPHTHALMOLOGY. Traumatic retinal detachment: the difficulty and importance of correct diagnosis
      - Surv Ophthalmol. 2016 Mar-Apr;61(2):156-63.
    • 48. OPTHALMOLOGY. Proliferative vitreoretinopathy: a new concept of disease pathogenesis and practical consequences
      - Prog Retin Eye Res. 2016 Mar;51:125-55.
    • 49. OPHTHALMOLOGY. Acquired color vision deficiency
      - Surv Ophthalmol. 2016 Mar-Apr;61(2):132-55.
    • 50. UROLOGY AND NEPHROLOGY. Current role of local treatments for erectile dysfunction in the real-life setting
      - Curr Opin Urol. 2016 Mar;26(2):123-8.
    • 51. UROLOGY AND NEPHROLOGY. Renal biopsy for medical renal disease: indications and contraindications
      - Can J Urol. 2016 Feb;23(1):8121-6
    • 52. UROLOGY AND NEPHROLOGY. Complications and management of hyponatremia
      - Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 2016;25(2):114-9.
    • 53. UROLOGY AND NEPHROLOGY. Voiding dysfunction in older men
      - Curr Opin Urol 2016;26(2):177-83.
    • 54. UROLOGY AND NEPHROLOGY . A primer on tumour immunology and prostate cancer immunotherapy
      - Can Urol Assoc J 2016;10(1-2):60-5.
    • 55. UROLOGY AND NEPHROLOGY. Renal artery stenosis: if and when to intervene
      - Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 2016;25(2):144-51