November 2016

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5…4…3…2… The days are waning on 2016.
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This month's featured specialities are: medical genetics and neurology/neurosurgery.

  • Review Articles

    • 1. Influenza vaccination
      - NEJM 2016;375(13):1261-8.
    • 2. Importance of rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder to the primary care physician
      - Mayo Clin Proc 2016;91(10):1460-6.
    • 3. Timing of allergenic food introduction to the infant diet and risk of allergic or autoimmune disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis
      - JAMA 2016;316(11):1181-92 and Ed.
    • 4. End-of-life discussions with older adults
      - J Am Geriatr Soc 2016;64(10):1962-7.
    • 5. New and emerging therapies for Clostridium difficile infection
      - Curr Opin Infect Dis 2016;29(6):546-54.
    • 6. Medications for chronic asthma
      - Am Fam Physician 2016;94(6):454-62.
    • 7. Headache in the emergency department: avoiding misdiagnosis of dangerous secondary causes
      - Emerg Med Clin NA 2016;34(4):695-716.
    • 8. Review of perioperative pain management of opioid-dependent patients
      - J Opioid Manag 2016;12(4):289-301.
    • 9. Antidepressant-induced female sexual dysfunction
      - Mayo Clin Proc 2016;91(9):1280-6.
    • 10. Emerging treatments for severe obesity in children and adolescents
      - BMJ 2016;354:i4116.
    • 11. Rheumatoid arthritis
      - Lancet 2016;388(10055):2023-38.
    • 12. Diabetes medications as monotherapy or metformin-based combination therapy for type 2 diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis
      - Ann Intern Med 2016;164(11):740-51.
    • 13. Medications used in evidence-based regimens for medical abortion: an overview
      - JOGC 2016;38(7):636-45.
    • 14. Binge-eating disorder in adults:a systematic review and meta-analysis
      - Ann Intern Med 2016;165(6):409-20.
    • 15. Opioid-induced hallucinations: a review of the literature, pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment
      - Anesth Analg 2016;123(4):836-43.
    • 16. Acute bronchitis
      - Am Fam Physician 2016;94(7):560-5.
    • 17. Giardiasis
      - BMJ 2016;355:i5369.
    • 18. Treatments for hyperemesis gravidarum and nausea and vomiting in pregnancy: a systematic review
      - JAMA 2016;316(13):1392-401.
    • 19. Rehabilitation therapy in peripheral arterial disease
      - Can J Cardiol 2016;32(10S2):S374-S381.
    • 20. Short-term versus longer duration of glucocorticoid therapy for exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
      - Pulm Pharmacol Ther 2016;40:84-90.
    • 21. Psychotic disorders induced by antiepileptic drugs in people with epilepsy
      - Brain 2016;139(Pt 10):2668-2678.
    • 22. Functional dyspepsia
      - Curr Opin Gastroenterol 2016;32(6):467-473.
    • 23. Success of smoking cessation interventions during pregnancy
      - AJOG 2016;215(5):611.e1-611.e8.
    • 24. Management of body stuffers presenting to the emergency department
      - Eur J Emerg Med 2016;23(6):425-429.
    • 25. Oral treatment of iron-deficiency anaemia in adults
      - Prescrire Int 2016;25(174):216-9.
    • 26. Pharmacogenomics and adverse drug reactions: primetime and not ready for primetime tests (26.1) and The right pill for you (26.2)
      - J Allergy Clin Immunol 2016;138(4):943-55 (26.1) and Sci Am 2016;315(4):46-51 (26.2).
    • 27. What’s eating you? Tick bite alopecia
      - Cutis 2016;98(2):88-90.
    • 28. Pathophysiology, research challenges, and clinical management of smoke inhalation injury
      - Lancet 2016;388(10052):1437-46 and Ed.
    • 29. Heart failure: exercise-based cardiac rehabilitation: who, when, and how intense?
      - Can J Cardiol 2016;32(10S2):S382-S387.
    • 30. Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) use during pregnancy and risk of preterm birth: a systematic review and meta-analysis
      - BJOG 2016;123(12):1900-1907.
  • Research Studies

    • 31. Training fast or slow? Exercise for depression: a randomized controlled trial.
      - Prev Med 2016;91:123-31.
    • 32. Close contact casting vs surgery for initial treatment of unstable ankle fractures in older adults: a randomized clinical trial
      - JAMA 2016;316(14):1455-63 and Ed.
    • 33. 10-year outcomes after monitoring, surgery, or radiotherapy for localized prostate cancer
      - NEJM 2016;375(15):1415-24.
    • 34. Early invasive versus non-invasive treatment in patients with non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome (FRISC-II): 15 year follow-up of a prospective, randomised, multicentre study
      - Lancet 2016;388(10054):1903-11.
    • 35. The influence of prescription opioid use duration and dose on development of treatment resistant depression
      - Prev Med 2016;91:110-6.
    • 36. Early diaphragm pacing in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (RespiStimALS): a randomised controlled tribple-blind trial
      - Lancet Neurol 2016;15(12):1217-27.
    • 37. Collaborative care for adolescents with persistent postconcussive symptoms: a randomized trial
      - Pediatrics 2016;138(4):e20160459.
    • 38. Efficacy of folic acid therapy on the progression of chronic kidney disease: the Renal Substudy of the China Stroke Primary prevention trial
      - JAMA Intern Med 2016;176(10):1443-50.
  • Practice Guidelines

    • 39. Special endocrine testing
      - BC Guidelines: Guidelines and Protocols Advisory Committee, 2016.
    • 40. Canadian Network for Mood and Anxiety Treatments (CANMAT) 2016 clinical guidelines for the management of adults with major depressive disorder: Section 4. Neurostimulation treatments
      - Can J Psychiatry 2016;61(9):561-75.
    • 41. Management of carpal tunnel syndrome
      - JBJS Am 2016;98(20):1750-4.
    • 42. Committee Opinion No. 679: Immersion in Water During Labor and Delivery
      - Obstet Gynecol 2016;128(5):e231-e236.
  • Audio Lectures

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    • Dizziness / Opioid use and abuse
      - Family Practice Volume 64, Issue 42
    • Managing the complex diabetic patient
      - Family Practice Volume 64, Issue 43
    • Chronic liver disease
      - Gastroenterology Volume 30, Issue 21
    • Subclinical hypothyroidism / Menopause
      - Internal Medicine Volume 63, Issue 44
    • Treatment of osteoporosis
      - Obstetetrics / Gynecolology Volume 63, Issue 22
    • Sleep problems in children
      - Pediatrics Volume 62, Issue 44
    • Alcohol addiction / Ketamine for agitation
      - Psychiatry Volume 45, Issue 22
    • FEATURED VIDEO. Sexual assault: what every emergency provider needs to know
      - Acad Emerg Med 2016;23(10):1182.
  • Screen time…

  • New Books

    • AMA guides to the evaluation of work ability and return to work
      - American Medical Association, 2011.
    • Caring for dying people of different faiths
      - Radcliffe Medical Press, c2004.
    • Oxford handbook of personality disorders
      - Oxford University Press, 2012.
    • Patient-centered medicine: transforming the clinical method
      - Radcliffe Publishing, 2014.
  • Featured Specialties

    • 44. MEDICAL GENETICS. Joint SOGC-CCMG opinion for reproductive genetic carrier screening: an update for all Canadian providers of maternity and reproductive healthcare in the era of direct-to-consumer testing
      - JOGC 2016;38(8):742-62.
    • 45. MEDICAL GENETICS. Cystinosis: a review.
      - Orphanet J Rare Dis 2016;11:47.
    • 46. MEDICAL GENETICS. Recent advance in the molecular genetics of Wilson disease and hereditary hemochromatosis
      - Eur J Med Genet 2016;59(10):532-9.
    • 47. MEDICAL GENETICS. Genetics of human isolated acromesomelic dysplasia
      - Eur J Med Genet 2016;59(4):198-203.
    • 48. MEDICAL GENETICS. The aggrecanopathies: an evolving phenotype spectrum of human genetic skeletal diseases
      - Orphanet J Rare Dis 2016;11:86.
    • 49. MEDICAL GENETICS. Shared and unique common genetic determinants between pediatric and adult celiac disease
      - BMC Med Genom 2016;9:44.
    • 50. NEUROLOGY AND NEUROSURGERY. Congress of Neurological Surgeons systematic review and evidence-based guideline on surgical techniques and technologies for the management of patients...
      - Neurosurgery 2016;79(4):e536-8 and Executive summary, 521-3.
    • 51. NEUROLOGY AND NEUROSURGERY. How best to manage the spinal epidural abscess? A Current systematic review
      - World Neurosurg 2016;93:20-8.
    • 52. NEUROLOGY AND NEUROSURGERY. Treatment approaches in motor neurone disease
      - Curr Opin Neurol 2016;29(5):581-91.
    • 53. NEUROLOGY AND NEUROSURGERY. A clinical approach to the diagnosis of traumatic encephalopathy syndrome: a review
      - JAMA Neurol 2016;73(6):743-9.
    • 54. NEUROLOGY AND NEUROSURGERY. Visual dysfunction in Parkinson’s disease
      - Brain 2016;139:2827-43.
    • 55. NEUROLOGY AND NEUROSURGERY. Insomnia, parasomnias, and narcolepsy in children: clinical features, diagnosis, and management
      - Lancet Neurol 2016;15(11):1170-81.