September 2016

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Safe Prescribing resources
How can opioids, sedatives, and stimulants be prescribed in a safe and effective way? The new Safe Prescribing document highlights literature vetted by the Prescription Review Program, with links and access options provided by the library.

This month's featured specialties are gastroenterology and geriatrics. We have placed these citations after the "With grace" section.

  • Review Articles

  • Research Studies

    • 33. Whole-body hyperthermia for the treatment of major depressive disorder: a randomized clinical trial
      - JAMA Psychiatry 2016;73(8):789-95.
    • 34. The diagnostic accuracy of special tests for rotator cuff tear: a ROW cohort study
      - Am J Phys Med Rehabil 2016 Jul 6. [Epub ahead of print]
    • 35. A randomized trial of focused ultrasound thalamotomy for essential tremor
      - NEJM 2016;375(8):730-9.
    • 36. Management of complications caused by permanent fillers in the face: a treatment algorithm
      - Plast Reconstr Surg 2016;138(2):215e.
    • 37. Cognitive behavioral therapy for chronic pain is effective, but for whom?
      - Pain 2016;157(9):2115-23.
    • 38. Optimizing treatment of complicated grief: a randomized clinical trial
      - JAMA Psychiatry 2016;73(7):685-94.
    • 39. Effect of continued cardiac resynchronization therapy on ventricular arrhythmias after left ventricular assist device implantation
      - Am J Cardiol 2016;118(4):556-9.
    • 40. Effectiveness of dry needling for chronic nonspecific neck pain: a randomized, single-blinded, clinical trial
      - Pain 2016;157(9):1905-17.
    • 41. Validation of the “step-by-step” approach in the management of young febrile infants
      - Pediatrics 2016;138(2):e20154381.
    • 42. Effect of radiosurgery alone vs radiosurgery with whole brain radiation therapy on cognitive function in patients with 1 of 3 brain metastases: a randomized clinical trial
      - JAMA 2016;316(4):401-9 and Ed.
    • 43. Prognostic value of cardiovascular magnetic resonance and single-photon emission computed tomography in suspected coronary heart disease: long-term follow-up of a prospective, diagnostic accuracy cohort study
      - Ann Intern Med 2016; 165(1):1:1-9.
    • 44. The role of botulinum toxin A in the treatment of Raynaud phenomenon
      - Ann Plast Surg 2016;77(3):318-23.
    • 45. Three-year follow-up of the prospective, randomized, controlled trial of coflex interlaminar stabilization vs instrumented fusion in patients with lumbar stenosis
      - Neurosurgery 2016;79(2):169-81.
    • 46. Increased tumor response to neoadjuvant therapy among rectal cancer patients taking angiotension-converting enzyme inhibitors or angiotensin receptor blockers
      - Cancer 2016;122(16):2487-95.
  • Practice Guidelines

    • 47. Clinical practice guideline: management of acute pancreatitis
      - Can J Surg 2016;59(2):128-40.
    • 48. Diagnosis and management of menopause: the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE) guideline
      - JAMA Intern Med 2016;176(8):1205-6.
    • 49. Management of chronic insomnia disorder in adults: a clinical practice guideline from the American College of Physicians
      - Ann Intern Med 2016;165(2):125-33.
    • 50. ISSLS prize winner: consensus on the clinical diagnosis of lumbar spinal stenosis: results of an International Delphi Study
      - Spine 2016;41(15):1239-46.
    • 51. Screening for skin cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force recommendation statement
      - JAMA 2016;316(4):429-35 and Ed.
  • 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.

     

    • Pneumonia and travel infections
      - Emerg Med Vol 33 Issue 16
    • What's new in sleep medicine
      - Family Practice Volume 64 Issue 33
    • Headaches in children
      - Family Practice Volume 64 Issue 36
    • Biologic therapy
      - Gastroenterology Volume 30 Issue 18
    • Zika virus
      - Obstetetrics / Gynecolology Volume 63 Issue 17
    • Diagnosis and treatment of acne
      - Pediatrics Volume 62 Issue 36
    • Treating adult bipolar disorder
      - Psychiatry Volume 45 Issue 17
  • With grace...

  • Featured Specialties

    • 53. GASTROENTEROLOGY. Second St Gallen European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer Gastrointestinal Cancer Conference: consensus recommendations on controversial issues in the primary treatment of rectal cancer
      - Eur J Cancer 2016;63:11-24.
    • 54. GASTROENTEROLOGY. Endoscopic approached to pancreatic disease
      - Curr Opin Gastroenterol 2016;32(5):422-8.
    • 55. GASTROENTEROLOGY. Recent insights in the therapeutic management of patients with gastric cancer
      - Dig Liver Dis 2016;48(9):984-94.
    • 56. GASTROENTEROLOGY. Post-colonoscopy complications: a systematic review, time trends, and meta-analysis of population-based studies
      - Am J Gastroenterol 2016;111(8):1092-101.
    • 57. GASTROENTEROLOGY. Early oral feeding as compared with traditional timing of oral feeding after upper gastrointestinal surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis
      - Ann Surg 2016;264(1):54-63.
    • 58. GASTROENTEROLOGY. Radiofrequency ablation for pancreatobiliary disease
      - Curr Opin Gastroenterol 2016 Jul 21.
    • 59. GERIATRICS. Norovirus infections in long-term care facilities
      - J Am Geriatr Soc 2016;64(5):1097-103.
    • 60. GERIATRICS. Evaluation of syncope in older adults
      - Emerg Med Clin NA 2016;34(3):601-27.
    • 61. GERIATRICS. Is this broken bone because of abuse? Characteristics and comorbid diagnosis in older adults with fractures
      - J Am Geriatr Soc 2016;64(8):1651-5.
    • 62. GERIATRICS. Ankle fractures in the elderly: treatment and results in 477 patients
      - Orthop Traumatol Surg Res 2016;102(4 Suppl):S241-4.
    • 63. GERIATRICS. Prevention of hospital-acquired adverse drug reactions in older people using screening tool of older persons’ prescriptions and screening tool to alert to right treatment criteria: a cluster randomized controlled trial
      - J Am Geriatr Soc 2016;64(8):1558-66.
    • 64. GERIATRICS. Neurologic emergencies in the elderly
      - Emerg Med Clin NA 2016;34(3):575-99.