July 2016

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Trending this month:
Adverse effects of medications: #11, #27, #29, #36, #40, #56
Articles with LGBT focus: #10, #22, #45a, #52
Complications in pregnancy: #9, #24
Stroke response and prevention: #16, #31, #38

This month's featured specialties are: critical care / hospital medicine and plastic surgery.

  • Review Articles

  • Research Studies

    • 33. Randomised controlled trial of GP-led in-hospital management of homeless people (‘Pathway’)
      - Clin Med (Lond) 2016;16(3):223-9.
    • 34. Reliability and associated risk factors for performance on the vestibular/ocular motor screening (VOMS) tool in health collegiate athletes
      - Am J Sports Med 2016;44(6):1400-6.
    • 35. Isopropyl alcohol nasal inhalation for nausea in the emergency department: a randomized controlled trial
      - Ann Emerg Med 2016;68(1):1-9.
    • 36. Androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer and the risk of venous thromboembolism
      - Euro Urol 2016;70(1):56-61.
    • 37. Safety of early discharge after primary percutaneous coronary intervention
      - Am J Cardiol 2016;117(12):1911-6.
    • 38. Ticagrelor for prevention of ischemic events after myocardial infarction in patients with peripheral artery disease
      - J Am Coll Cardiol 2016;67(23):2719-28.
    • 39. Fosfomycin: a first-line oral therapy for acute uncomplicated cystitis
      - Can J Infect Dis Med Microbiol 2016;2016:2082693.
  • Practice Guidelines

    • 40. Canadian cardiovascular society guidelines for evaluation and management of cardiovascular complications of cancer therapy
      - Can J Cardiol 2016;32(7):831-41.
    • 41. Screening for syphilis infection in nonpregnant adults and adolescents
      - JAMA 2016;315(21):2321-7 and Ed.
    • 42. The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons’ clinical practice guideline for the evaluation and management of constipation
      - Dis Colon Rectum 2016;59(6):479-92.
    • 43. Medical abortion
      - JOGC 2016;38(4):366-89.
    • 44. The management of primary aldosteronism: case detection, diagnosis, and treatment: an Endocrine Society clinical practice guideline
      - J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2016;101(5):1889-1916.
  • Audio Lectures

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    • Nasty pathogens: Lyme disease/Dengue/Chikungunya
      - Family Practice Volume 64 Issue 23
    • Back pain/Substance abuse in older adults
      - Family Practice Volume 64 Issue 27
    • Cancer of the gastrointestinal tract
      - Gastroenterology Volume 30 Issue 14
    • Innovations in sleep medicine
      - Internal Medicine Volume 63 Issue 21
    • Primary care pharmacology
      - Internal Medicine Volume 63 Issue 24
    • Otitis media and sinusitis: clinical practice guidelines
      - Pediatrics Volume 62 Issue 25
    • Anxiety disorders in children and adolescents
      - Psychiatry Volume 45 Issue 13
    • Aspects of suicide
      - Psychiatry Volume 45 Issue 14
  • Paws for thought

  • Featured Specialties

    • 46. CRITICAL CARE/HOSPITAL MEDICINE. Risk factors for Clostridium difficile infection in hospitalized patients with community-acquired pneumonia
      - J Infect 2016;73(1):45-53.
    • 47. CRITICAL CARE/HOSPITAL MEDICINE. Optimizing sedation in patients with acute brain injury
      - Crit Care 2016;20(1):128.
    • 48. CRITICAL CARE/HOSPITAL MEDICINE. Sepsis: pathophysiology and clinical management
      - BMJ 2016;353:i1585.
    • 49. CRITICAL CARE/HOSPITAL MEDICINE. Advances in antibiotic therapy in the critically ill
      - Crit Care 2016;20(1):133.
    • 50. CRITICAL CARE/HOSPITAL MEDICINE. Recent advances in the management of pulmonary embolism: focus on the critically ill patients
      - Ann Intensive Care 2016;6(1):19.
    • 51. CRITICAL CARE/HOSPITAL MEDICINE. Strategies to optimize respiratory muscle function in ICU patients
      - Crit Care 2016;20(1):103.
    • 52. PLASTIC SURGERY. Facial feminization: systematic review of the literature
      - Plast Reconst Surg 2016;137(6):1759-70.
    • 53. PLASTIC SURGERY. Novel oral anticoagulants in plastic surgery
      - J Plast Reconstr Aesth Surg 2016;69(5):585-93.
    • 54. PLASTIC SURGERY. Long-term results in face lifting: observational results and evolution of technique
      - Plast Reconstr Surg 2016;138(1):97-108.
    • 55. PLASTIC SURGERY. The efficacy and safety of tranexamic acid in cranio-maxillofacial and plastic surgery
      - J Craniofac Surg 2016;27(2):374-9.
    • 56. PLASTIC SURGERY. Global aesthetics consensus: avoidance and management of complications from hyaluronic acid fillers: evidence- and opinion-based review and consensus recommendations
      - Plast Reconstr Surg 2016;137(6):961e-71e.
    • 57. PLASTIC SURGERY. Autologous fat grafting after breast reconstruction in postmastectomy patients: complications, biopsy rates, and locoregional cancer recurrence rates
      - Ann Plast Surg 2016;76(3):270-5.