August 2016

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CME options through the library

The library has just updated its Continuing Professional Development page. There you will find information on library services and resources eligible for CPD credits for both family physicians and specialists.

This month's featured specialities are: pathology and radiology/nuclear medicine. We have placed these citations after the Mind control section.

  • Review Articles

    • 1. Advances in the management of chronic insomnia
      - BMJ 2016;353:i2123.
    • 2. Chronic foot pain in older people
      - Maturitas 2016;91:110-4.
    • 3. Evaluation of the painful eye
      - Am Fam Physician 2016;93(12):991-8.
    • 4. Persistent diarrhea: a clinical review
      - JAMA 2016;315(24):2712-23.
    • 5. Drugs to treat obesity: do they work?
      - Postgrad Med J 2016;92(1089):401-6.
    • 6. Aspirin for the primary prevention of cardiovascular events: a systematic evidence review for the US Preventive Services Task Force (6a) and Bleeding risks with aspirin use for primary prevention in adults:...(6b)
      - Ann Intern Med 2016;164(12):804-13 (6a) and pp 826-35 (6b).
    • 7. Medical considerations before international travel
      - NEJM 2016;375(3):247-60.
    • 8. Beyond prostate-specific antigen: utilizing novel strategies to screen men for prostate cancer
      - Curr Opin Urol 2016;26(5):459-65.
    • 9. Diagnosis and management of vertebral compression fractures
      - Am Fam Physician 2016;94(1):44-50.
    • 10. Are proton pump inhibitors really so dangerous?
      - Dig Liver Dis 2016;48(8):851-9.
    • 11. Contemporary review on spontaneous coronary artery dissection
      - J Am Coll Cardiol 2016;68(3):297-312.
    • 12. Nonantimuscarinic treatment for overactive bladder: a systematic review
      - AJOG 2016;215(1):34-57.
    • 13. Managing breathlessness: a palliative care approach
      - Postgrad Med J 2016;92(1089):393-400.
    • 14. Skin infections in pregnancy
      - Clin Dermatol 2016;34(3):368-77.
    • 15. Use of femoral nerve blocks to manage hip fracture pain among older adults in the emergency department: a systematic review
      - CJEM 2016;18(4):245-52.
    • 16. Ablation of atrial fibrillation: patient selection, periprocedural anticoagulation, techniques, and preventive measure after ablation
      - Circulation 2016;134(4):339-52.
    • 17. Management of obesity in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus...(17a) and Managing dyslipidaemia in type 2 diabetes mellitus (17b)
      - Diabetes Metab Syndr 2016;10(3):171-81 (17a) and Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab 2016;30(3):431-44 (17b).
    • 18. Healthcare-associated infections in the elderly: what’s new
      - Curr Opin Infect Dis 2016;29(4):388-93.
    • 19. Polycystic ovary syndrome
      - NEJM 2016;375(1):54-64.
    • 20. Noninvasive diagnosis of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: are we there yet?
      - Metabolism 2016;65(8):1087-95.
    • 21. High-risk cardiac disease in pregnancy part I (21a) and Part II (21b)
      - J Am Coll Cardiol 2016;68(4):396-410 (21a) and J Am Coll Cardiol 2016;68(5):502-16 (21b).
    • 22. The effects of add-on non-invasive brain stimulation in fibromyalgia: a meta-analysis and meta-regression of randomized controlled trials
      - Rheumatology 2016;55(8):1507-17.
    • 23 . Calcium pyrophosphate deposition disease
      - NEJM 2016;374(26):2575-84.
    • 24. Treating young adults with type 2 diabetes or monogenic diabetes
      - Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab 2016;30(3):455-67.
    • 25. Identifying depression post-stroke in patients with aphasia: a systematic review of the reliability, validity and feasibility of available instruments
      - Clin Rehab 2016;30(8):795-810.
    • 26. Polymyalgia rheumatic and giant cell arteritis: a systematic review
      - JAMA 2016;315(22):2442-58.
    • 27. Zidovudine, tenofovir or abacavir? Different adverse effect profiles [HIV infection]
      - Prescrir Int 2016;25(173):180-3.
    • 28. Vitamin D and atopic dermatitis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
      - Nutrition 2016;32(9):913-20.
    • 29. Cardiotoxicity of anticancer treatments: epidemiology, detection, and management
      - CA Cancer J Clin 2016;66(4):309-25.
    • 30. Comparative risk of harm associated with the use of targeted immunomodulators: a systematic review
      - Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 2016;68(8):1078-88.
    • 31. Adult-onset hypogonadism
      - Mayo Clin Proc 2016;91(7):908-26.
    • 32. Surgical interventions for chronic pelvic pain
      - Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol 2016;28(4):290-6.
  • Research Studies

    • 33. Ventricular tachycardia ablation versus escalation of antiarrhythmic drugs
      - NEJM 2016;375(2):111-21.
    • 34. Association of using hearing aids or cochlear implants with changes in depressive symptoms in older adults
      - JAMA Otol Head Neck Surg 2016;142(7):652-7.
    • 35. Randomized clinical trial of parent-focused treatment and family-based treatment for adolescent anorexia nervosa
      - J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 2016;55(8):683-92.
    • 36. Randomized, placebo-controlled trial of biofeedback for the treatment of rumination
      - Am J Gastroenterol 2016;111(7):1007-13.
    • 37. Extending aromatase-inhibitor adjuvant therapy
      - NEJM 2016;375(3):209-19.
    • 38. Intensive vs standard blood pressure control and cardiovascular disease outcomes in adults aged ≥75 years: a randomized clinical trial
      - JAMA 2016;315(24):2673-82 and Ed.
    • 39. Stopping tumor necrosis factor inhibitor treatment in patients with established rheumatoid arthritis in remission or with stable low disease activity: a pragmatic multicenter, open-label randomized controlled trial
      - Arthritis Rheumatol 2016;68(8):1810-7.
    • 40. Surgical treatment and recurrence of cutaneous nasal malignancies: a 26-year retrospective review of 1795 patients
      - Ann Plast Surg 2016;77(2):e2-8.
  • Practice Guidelines

    • 41. Treatment of anterior cruciate ligament injuries
      - J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2016;24(8):e81-3.
    • 42. Diagnosis and treatment of melanoma. European consensus-based interdisciplinary guideline: update 2016
      - Eur J Cancer 2016;63:201-17.
    • 43. 2016 ACC expert consensus decision pathway on the role of non-statin therapies for LDL-cholesterol lowering in the management of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease risk
      - J Am Coll Card 2016;68(1):92-125.
    • 44. Screening for colorectal cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force recommendation statement
      - JAMA 2016;315(23):2564-75 and Ed.
    • 45. Revised global consensus statement on menopausal hormone therapy
      - Maturitas 2016;91:153-5.
  • 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.

     

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  • Mind control

    • 46. Understanding stigma and chronic pain...(46a) and Leveraging behavioral insights to promote vaccine acceptance...(46b) and The brain-boosting power of video games (46c)
      - Pain 2016;157(8):1607-10 8 (46a) and JAMA Pediatr 2016;170(7):635-6 (46b) and Sci Am 2016;315(1):26-31 (46c).
  • Featured Specialties

    • 47. PATHOLOGY. Surgical and molecular pathology of pancreatic neoplasms
      - Diagn Pathol 2016;11(1):47.
    • 48. PATHOLOGY. Diagnostic dilemmas in enlarged and diffusely hemorrhagic adrenal glands
      - Hum Pathol 2016;53:63-72.
    • 49. PATHOLOGY. Evaluation of 12 strategies for obtaining second opinions to improve interpretation of breast histopathology: simulation study
      - BMJ 2016;353:i3069.
    • 50. PATHOLOGY. Olmesartan-associated sprue-like enteropathy: a systematic review with emphasis on histopathology
      - Hum Pathol 2016;50:127-34.
    • 51. PATHOLOGY. The 2016 WHO classification of tumours of the urinary system and male genital organs, part A: renal, penile, and testicular tumours (51a) and Part B: prostate and bladder tumours (51b)
      - Eur Urol 2016 Jul;70(1):93-105 (51a) and pp 106-19 (51b).
    • 52. RADIOLOGY/NUCLEAR MEDICINE. Diffusion tensor imaging of lumbar nerve roots: comparison between fast readout-segmented and selective-excitation acquisitions
      - Invest Radiol 2016;51(8):499-504.
    • 53. RADIOLOGY/NUCLEAR MEDICINE. Molecular imaging in the management of adrenocortical cancer: a systematic review
      - Clin Nucl Med 2016;41(8):e368-82.
    • 54. RADIOLOGY/NUCLEAR MEDICINE. Reducing radiation dose in coronary angiography and angioplasty using image noise reduction technology
      - Am J Cardiol 2016;118(3):353-6.
    • 55. RADIOLOGY/NUCLEAR MEDICINE. SPECT-PET in epilepsy and clinical approach in evaluation
      - Semin Nucl Med 2016;46(4):294-307.
    • 56. RADIOLOGY/NUCLEAR MEDICINE. Sparse reconstruction techniques in magnetic resonance imaging: methods, applications, and challenges to clinical adoption
      - Invest Radiol 2016;51(6):349-64.
    • 57. RADIOLOGY/NUCLEAR MEDICINE. Getting it right for patient safety: specimen collection process improvement from operating room to pathology
      - Am J Clin Pathol 2016;146(1):8-17.