December 2016

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This month's featured speciality is psychiatry.

  • Review Articles

    • 1. The pretravel consultation (1.1) and Challenges and risks for older travellers with multimorbidity: focus on pharmacotherapy (1.2)
      - Am Fam Physician 2016;94(8):620-7 (1.1) and Eur Geri Med 2016;7(5):407-10 (1.2).
    • 2. Carpal tunnel syndrome: clinical features, diagnosis, and management
      - Lancet Neurol 2016;15(12):1273-1284.
    • 3. Benzodiazepine use in older adults: dangers, management, and alternative therapies (3.1) and Review of safety and efficacy of sleep medicines in older adults (3.2)
      - Mayo Clin Proc 2016;91(11):1632-9 (3.2) and Clin Ther 2016;38(11):2340-2372 (3.2).
    • 4. Chronic cough
      - NEJM 2016;375(16):1544-51.
    • 5. Efficacy and safety of long-term treatment with statins for coronary heart disease: a Bayesian...(5.1) and Interpretation of the evidence for the efficacy and safety of statin therapy (5.2)
      - Atherosclerosis 2016;254:215-27 (5.1) and Lancet 2016;388(10059):2532-2561 (5.2).
    • 6. Medical cannabis and mental health: a guided systematic review
      - Clin Psychol Rev 2016;51:15-29.
    • 7. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
      - Prescrire Int 2016;25(176):272-7.
    • 8. Can it be harmful for parents to talk to their child about their weight? A Meta-analysis
      - Prev Med 2016;93:135-46.
    • 9. Interventions to prevent and reduce physician burnout: a systematic review and meta-analysis
      - Lancet 2016;388(10057):2272-2281.
    • 10. Nonoperative management of appendicitis in adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
      - J Am Coll Surg 2016;223(6):814-824.e2.
    • 11. Managing thyroid disease in general practice
      - Med J Aust 2016;205(4):179-84.
    • 12. Safety of oral anticoagulants: insights from postmarketing studies (12.1) and Reversal agents for direct oral anticoagulants:a focused review (12.2)
      - Am J Emerg Med 2016;34(11S):9-13 (12.1) and Int J Cardiol 2016;223:244-50 (12.2).
    • 13. Depression in midlife women
      - Maturitas 2016;94:149-54.
    • 14. Laryngeal dysfunction: assessment and management for the clinician
      - Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2016;194(9):1062-1072.
    • 15. What the primary care pediatrician needs to know about gender incongruence and gender dysphoria in children and adolescents
      - Pediatr Clin NA 2016;63(6):1121-1135.
    • 16. Epididymitis: an overview
      - Am Fam Physician 2016;94(9):723-6.
    • 17. Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction
      - NEJM 2016;375(19):1868-77.
    • 18. Cystic fibrosis
      - Lancet 2016;388(10059):2519-2531.
    • 19. Opioid use disorder in the hospitalized patient
      - Hosp Med Clin NA 2017;6(1):79-94.
    • 20. Prevalence of atypical pathogens in patients with cough and community-acquired pneumonia: a meta-analysis
      - Ann Fam Med 2016;14(6):552-66.
    • 21. The mental status examination
      - Am Fam Physician 2016;94(8):635-41.
    • 22. Immunotherapy for prostate cancer: false promises or true hope?
      - Cancer 2016;122(23):3598-3607.
    • 23. Hypopituitarism
      - Lancet 2016;388(10058):2403-2415.
    • 24. Pain management in outpatient hysteroscopy
      - Gynecol Minim Invasive Therap 2016;5(4):141-7.
    • 25. Gluten free diet and nutrient deficiencies: a review
      - Clin Nutr 2016;35(6):1236-41.
    • 26. Actinic keratosis
      - Prescr Int 2016;25(175):244-5.
    • 27. How doctors think: common diagnostic errors in clinical judgment - lessons from an undiagnosed and rare disease program
      - Pediatr Clin NA 2017;64(1):1-15.
    • 28. Hepatic encephalopathy
      - NEJM 2016;375(17):1660-70.
    • 29. Aspirin for primary cardiovascular risk prevention and beyond in diabetes mellitus
      - Circulation 2016;134(20):1579-1594.
    • 30. Point-of-care ultrasound for diagnosis of abscess in skin and soft tissue infections
      - Acad Emerg Med 2016;23(11):1298-1306.
    • 31. Bleeding diatheses: approach to the patient who bleeds or has abnormal coagulation
      - Prim Care 2016;434(4):637-50.
  • Research Studies

    • 32. Screening and brief intervention for obesity in primary care: a parallel, two-arm, randomised trial
      - Lancet 2016;388(10059):2492-2500.
    • 33. Effect of fecal microbiota transplantation on recurrent in multiply recurrent Clostridium difficile infection: a randomized trial
      - Ann Intern Med 2016;165(9):609-616.
    • 34. Mindfulness-based stress reduction and cognitive behavioral therapy for chronic low back pain: similar effects on mindfulness, catastrophizing, self-efficacy, and acceptance in a randomized controlled trial
      - Pain 2016;157(11):2434-44.
    • 35. Comparison of stapled haemorrhoidopexy with traditional excisional surgery for haemorrhoidal disease (eTHoS): a pragmatic, multicentre, randomised controlled trial
      - Lancet 2016;388(10058):2375-2385.
    • 36. Evaluation of computed tomography in patients with atypical angina or chest pain clinically referred for invasive coronary angiography: randomised controlled trial
      - BMJ 2016;355:i5441.
    • 37. Systematic versus on-demand early palliative care: a randomised clinical trial assessing quality of care and treatment aggressiveness near the end of life
      - Eur J Cancer 2016;69:110-8.
    • 38. Effects of infrared laser moxibustion on cancer-related fatigue: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
      - Cancer 2016;122(23):3667-3672.
  • Practice Guidelines

    • 39. National partnership for maternal safety: consensus bundle on venous thromboembolism
      - Obstet Gynecol 2016;128(4):688-98.
    • 40. Ottawa Panel evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for therapeutic exercise in the management of hip osteoarthritis
      - Clin Rehab 2016;30(10):935-46.
    • 41. Canadian Network for Mood and Anxiety Treatments (CANMAT) 2016 clinical guidelines for the management of adults with major depressive disorder: section 3, pharmacological treatments
      - Can J Psychiatry 2016;61(9):540-60.
    • 42. Ultrasound evaluation of first trimester complications of pregnancy
      - JOGC 2016;38(10):982-8.
  • Audio Lectures

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  • Featured Specialties

    • 44. PSYCHIATRY. Distance-delivered interventions for PTSD: a systematic review and meta-analysis
      - J Anxiety Disord 2016;44:9-26.
    • 45. PSYCHIATRY. Psychopharmacology of persistent violence and aggression
      - Psychiatr Clin NA 2016;39(4):541-56.
    • 46. PSYCHIATRY. Parent-mediated social communication therapy for young children with autism (PACT): long-term follow-up of a randomised controlled trial
      - Lancet 2016;388(10059):2501-2509.
    • 47. PSYCHIATRY. What is the minimal dose of cognitive behavior therapy for psychosis? An approximation using repeated assessments over 45 sessions
      - Eur Psychiatry 2016;38:31-39.
    • 48. PSYCHIATRY. Does internet-based guided-self-help for depression cause harm? An individual participant data meta-analysis on deterioration rates and its moderators in randomized controlled trials
      - Psychol Med 2016;46(13):2679-93.
    • 49. PSYCHIATRY. Practice parameter for the assessment and treatment of children and adolescents with reactive attachment disorder and disinhibited social engagement disorder
      - J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 2016;55(11):990-1003.
    • 50. PSYCHIATRY. Antipsychotic use in pregnancy and the risk for congenital malformations
      - JAMA Psychiatry 2016;73(9):938-46.
    • 51. PSYCHIATRY. Clozapine v. first- and second-generation antipsychotics in treatment-refractory schizophrenia: systematic review and meta-analysis
      - Br J Psychiatry 2016;209(5):385-392.
    • 52. PSYCHIATRY. Using technology to improve treatment outcomes for children and adolescents with eating disorders
      - Child Adolesc Psychiatric Clin NA 2017;26(1):33-42.
    • 53. PSYCHIATRY. Psychological distress following a motor vehicle crash: a systematic review of preventative interventions
      - Injury 2016;47(11):2415-2423.
    • 54. PSYCHIATRY. Sex offender risk assessment and management
      - Psychiatr Clin NA 2016;39(4):675-689.
    • 55. PSYCHIATRY. Probiotic supplementation can positively affect anxiety and depressive symptoms: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials
      - Nutr Res 2016;36(9):889-98.
    • 56. PSYCHIATRY. When autistic behavior suggests a disease other than classic autism
      - Pediatr Clin NA 2017;64(1):127-38.