March 2017

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A new home for specialty articles

Starting this month, the Review articles will contain a new subheading, From the Specialties, where articles which particularly focus on specialty topics will be collected. We will be using data gathered from the previous year's Featured Specialty section to select the articles of greatest interest to Cites & Bytes readers.

Want to follow the literature on a specific specialty? Contact us to discuss setting up an automated search for your topic or specialty of interest.

  • Review Articles

    • 1. "SOUND" BYTES. How should we manage adults with persistent unexplained physical symptoms?
      - BMJ 2017;356:j268.
    • 2. "SOUND" BYTES. Management of chronic insomnia disorder in adults
      - JAMA 2017;317(7):762-763.
    • 3. "SOUND" BYTES. Beyond colonoscopy: the role of alternative screening tests for colorectal cancer in your practice
      - Am J Gastroenterol 2017;112(1):8-10.
    • 4. "SOUND" BYTES. Investigating easy bruising in an adult
      - BMJ 2017;356:j251.
    • 5. Understanding palliative care and hospice: a review for primary care providers
      - Mayo Clin Proc 2017;92(2):280-6.
    • 6. Mechanisms, pathophysiology, and management of obesity
      - NEJM 2017;376(3):254-66.
    • 7. Gout: a guide for the general and acute physicians
      - Clin Med (Lond) 2017;17(1):54-59.
    • 8. Managing migraine
      - Ann Emerg Med 2017;69(2):202-7.
    • 9. Vitamin D supplementation to prevent acute respiratory tract infections: systematic review and meta-analysis of individual participant data
      - BMJ 2017;356:i6583.
    • 10. Twenty-year follow-up of kangaroo mother care versus traditional care
      - Pediatrics 2017;139(1):e20162063.
    • 11. Medical care of the homeless; an American and international issue
      - Prim Care 2017;44(1):57-65.
    • 12. Approach to fever in the returning traveler
      - NEJM 2017;376(6):548-60.
    • 13. Aldosterone pathway blockade to prevent atrial fibrillation: a systematic review and meta-analysis
      - Int J Cardiol 2017;231:155-61.
    • 14. Patient-centered care to address barriers for pregnant women with opioid dependence
      - Obstet Gynecol Clin NA 2017;44(1):95-107.
    • 15. Delirium: a guide for the general physician
      - Clin Med (Lond) 2017;17(1):48-53.
    • 16. Adolescent patellar instability
      - Bone Joint J 2017;99-B(2):159-70.
    • 17. Tonsillectomy versus watchful waiting for recurrent throat infection: a systematic review
      - Pediatrics 2017;139(2):e20163490.
    • 18. Stroke
      - Lancet 2017;389(10069):641-54.
    • 19. Affirmative psychological testing and neurocognitive assessment with transgender adults
      - Psychiatr Clin NA 2017;40(1):51-64.
    • 20. Long-acting reversible contraception
      - NEJM 2017;376(5):461-8.
    • 21. Anemia: evaluation and diagnostic tests
      - Med Clin NA 2017;101(2):263-84.
    • 22. Diagnosis and treatment of pituitary adenomas: a review
      - JAMA 2017;317(5):516-24.
    • 23. Autoimmune arthritides, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, or peripheral spondyloarthritis following Lyme disease (23.1) and Manifestations of Lyme carditis (23.2)
      - Arthritis Rheumatol 2017;69(1):194-202 (23.1) and Int J Cardiol 2017;232:24-32 (23.2).
    • 24. Antiplatelet agents and the prevention of spontaneous preterm birth: a systematic review and meta-analysis
      - Obstet Gynecol 2017;129(2):327-36.
    • 25. Complications of shoulder arthroplasty
      - JBJS Am 2017;99(3):256-69.
    • 26. Tonsillectomy for obstructive sleep-disordered breathing: a meta-analysis
      - Pediatrics 2017;139(2):e20163491.
    • 27. Spontaneous subarachnoid haemorrhage
      - Lancet 2017;389(10069):655-66.
    • 28. Premenopausal abnormal uterine bleeding and risk of endometrial cancer
      - BJOG 2017;124(3):404-11.
    • 29. Pulmonary sarcoidosis: an update
      - Postgrad Med 2017;129(1):149-158.
    • 30. FROM THE SPECIALTIES. Clinical mimics: an emergency medicine-focused review of stroke mimics
      - J Emerg Med 2017;52(2):34-42.
    • 31. FROM THE SPECIALTIES. Systematic therapy for metastatic renal-cell carcinoma
      - NEJM 2017;376(4):354-66.
    • 32. FROM THE SPECIALTIES. Advances in 3-dimensional printing in otolaryngology: a review
      - JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2017;143(2):178-183.
    • 33. FROM THE SPECIALTIES. Skin antisepsis with chlorhexidine versus iodine for the prevention of surgical site infection: a systematic review and meta-analysis
      - Am J Infect Control 2017;45(2):180-9.
    • 34. FROM THE SPECIALTIES. Psychiatric emergencies for clinicians: emergency department management of benzodiazepine withdrawal
      - J Emerg Med. 2017 Jan;52(1):66-69.
  • Research Studies

    • 35. Continuous glucose monitoring vs conventional therapy for glycemic control in adults with type 1 diabetes treated with multiple daily insulin injections: the GOLD randomized clinical trial
      - JAMA 2017;317(4):379-87.
    • 36. Radiation with or without antiandrogen therapy in recurrent prostate cancer
      - NEJM 2017;376(5):417-28.
    • 37. Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and poststroke epilepsy: a population-based nationwide study
      - Mayo Clin Proc 2017;92(2):193-9.
    • 38. Removal of all ovarian tissue versus conserving ovarian tissue at time of hysterectomy in premenopausal patients with benign disease: study using routine data and data linkage
      - BMJ 2017;356:j372.
    • 39. Testosterone treatment and coronary artery plaque volume in older men with low testosterone
      - JAMA 2017;317(7):708-16 and Ed.
    • 40. Opioid-prescribing patterns of emergency physicians and risk of long-term use
      - NEJM 2017;376(7):663-73.
    • 41. Extended mortality results for prostate cancer screening in the PLCO trial with median follow-up of 15 years
      - Cancer 2017;123(4):592-9 and Ed.
    • 42. Pregnancy outcomes in women with endometriosis: a national record linkage study
      - BJOG 2017;124(3):444-52 and Ed.
    • 43. Hypermobility and musculoskeletal pain in adolescents
      - J Pediatr 2017;181:213-221.e1.
  • Practice Guidelines

    • 44. Constipation in older people: a consensus statement
      - Int J Clin Pract 2017;71(1):e12920.
    • 45. Management of premenstrual syndrome
      - BJOG 2017;124(3):e73-e105.
    • 46. Diagnosis of cystic fibrosis: consensus guidelines from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
      - J Pediatr 2017;181S:S4-S15.e1.
    • 47. Nomenclature and diagnosis of gluten-related disorders: a position statement by the Italian Association of Hospital Gastroenterologists and Endoscopists (AIGO)
      - Dig Liver Dis 2017;49(2):138-146.
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