April 2017

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EBSCO eBooks

This month we are featuring several books from the EBSCO ebook collection. These ebooks provide two options: PDF Full Text and Download. Only one download is allowed at a time, but you can still access the book by clicking on PDF Full Text. You can also jump to a specific chapter by scrolling down the page to the table of contents – this table is also on the left-hand side after clicking on PDF Full Text.

  • "Sound" Bytes

    • 1. Opioid agonist treatment for patients with dependence on prescription opioids
      - JAMA 2017;317(9):967-968.
    • 2. Statins: increased risk of type 2 diabetes
      - Prescrire Int 2017;26(178):18-9.
    • 3. Paediatric hearing loss
      - BMJ 2017;356:j803.
    • 4. Interventions for female pattern hair loss
      - JAMA Derm 2017;153(3):329-30.
  • Review Articles

    • 5. Carpal tunnel syndrome: diagnosis and management
      - Am Fam Physician 2016;94(12):993-9.
    • 6. Treatment of benzodiazepine dependence (6.1) and Benzodiazepines: dementia in the elderly (6.2)
      - NEJM 2017;376(12): 1147-57 (6.1) and Prescrire Int 2017;26(178);16-7 (6.2).
    • 7. Pathophysiology and therapeutic options for fecal incontinence
      - J Clin Gastroenterol 2017;51(4):324-30.
    • 8. Carbon monoxide poisoning: pathogenesis, management, and future directions of therapy
      - Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2017;195(5):596-606.
    • 9. New concepts in the management of restless legs syndrome
      - BMJ 2017;356:j104.
    • 10. Vulvovaginal issues in mature women
      - Mayo Clin Proc 2017;92(3):449-54.
    • 11. The ‘red face’: not always rosacea
      - Clin Derm 2017;35(2):201-6.
    • 12. Evaluation of jaundice in adults
      - Am Fam Physician 2017;95(3):164-8.
    • 13. Acute lower gastrointestinal bleeding
      - NEJM 2017;376(11):1054-63.
    • 14. Prioritizing systemic corticosteroid treatments to mitigate relapse in adults with acute asthma: a systematic review and network meta-analysis
      - Acad Emerg Med 2017;24(3):371-381.
    • 15. Breaking from bisphosphonates
      - Arthritis Rheum 2017;69(3):494-8.
    • 16. Uterine fibroids: diagnosis and treatment
      - Am Fam Physician 2017;95(2):100-7.
    • 17. The effectiveness of platelet-rich plasma in the treatment of tendinopathy: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled clinical trials
      - Am J Sports Med 2017;45(1):226-233.
    • 18. Contemporary management of pericardial effusion: practical aspects for clinical practice
      - Postgrad Med 2017;129(2):178-86.
    • 19. Topical treatment of peripheral neuropathic pain: applying the evidence
      - J Pain Symptom Manage 2017;53(3):614-29.
    • 20. New biologics in psoriasis: an update on IL-23 and IL-17 inhibitors
      - Cutis 2017;99(2):123-7.
    • 21. Autism spectrum disorder: primary care principles (21.1) and Autism spectrum disorders: challenges and opportunities for transition to adulthood (21.2)
      - Am Fam Physician 2016;94(12):972-9 (21.1) and Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin NA 2017;26(2):329-339 (21.2).
    • 22. Hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy
      - Lancet 2017;389(10075):1253-67.
    • 23. Screening for Chlamydia trachomatis infections in wome
      - NEJM 2017;376(8):765-73.
    • 24. Guillain-Barré syndrome.
      - Mayo Clin Proc 2017;92(3):467-79.
    • 25. Cardiovascular disease in cancer survivors
      - Postgrad Med J 2017;93(1096):82-90.
    • 26. Complex instability of the elbow.
      - Injury 2017;48(3):568-77.
    • 27. Chronic kidney disease
      - Lancet 2017;389(10075):1238-52.
    • 28. Role of clinical decision tools in the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism (28.1) and Management of the incidental pulmonary embolism (28.2)
      - AJR Am J Roentgenol 2017;208(3):W60-W70 (28.1) and pp 485-8 (28.2).
    • 29. Breast cancer (29.1) and Clinical use of biomarkers in breast cancer: updated guidelines from the European Group on Tumor Markers (EGTM) (29.2)
      - Lancet 2017;389(10074):1134-50 (29.1) and Eur J Cancer 2017;75:284-98 (29.2).
    • 30. Therapeutic issues with transgender elders
      - Psychiatr Clin NA 2017;40(1):127-140.
    • 31. Opioid dependence and pregnancy: minimizing stress on the fetal brain
      - Am J Obstet Gynecol 2017;216(3):226-231.
  • From the Specialties

  • Research Studies

    • 36. Thirty-minute office blood pressure monitoring in primary care
      - Ann Fam Med 2017;15(2):120-3.
    • 37. Effect of disorder-specific vs nonspecific psychotherapy for chronic depression: a randomized clinical trial
      - JAMA Psychiatry 2017;74(3):233-42.
    • 38. Antipsychotic drug use associated with urinary tract infections in older women
      - Maturitas 2017;98:46-50.
    • 39. Non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants in patients with atrial fibrillation and valvular heart disease
      - J Am Coll Cardiol 2017;69(11):1363-71.
    • 40. Oral and topical antibiotics for clinically infected eczema in children: a pragmatic randomized controlled trial in ambulatory care
      - Ann Fam Med 2017;15(2):124-30.
    • 41. Identifying substance misuse in primary care: TAPS Tool compared to the WHO ASSIST
      - J Subst Abuse Treat 2017;76:69-76.
    • 42. A new approach for identifying patients with undiagnosed chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
      - Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2017;195(6):748-56.
  • Practice Guidelines

    • 43. Recommended immunization schedule for adults aged 19 years or older, United States, 2017
      - Ann Intern Med 2017;166(3):209-18.
    • 44. 2016 AHA/ACC guideline on the management of patients with lower extremity peripheral artery disease
      - J Am Coll Cardiol 2017;69(11):e71-e126.
    • 45. EPA guidance on emental health interventions in the treatment of posttraumatic stress (PTSD)
      - Eur Psychiatry 2017;41:140-152.
    • 46. Experts consensus recommendations for the management of calcium channel blocker poisoning in adults
      - Crit Care Med 2017;45(3):e306-15.
    • 47. Clinical policy: critical issues in the diagnosis and management of the adult psychiatric patient in the emergency department
      - Ann Emerg Med 2017;69(4):480-98.
  • 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.

     

    • Sports medicine: the preparticipation physical evaluation
      - Family Practice Volume 65, Issue 09
    • Update in geriatric medicine
      - Family Practice Volume 65, Issue 12
    • Pancreatitis update
      - Gastroenterology Volume 31, Issue 04
    • Updates on diabetes and obesity
      - Internal Medicine Volume 64, Issue 11
    • Dementia: a case-based overview
      - Internal Medicine Volume 64, Issue 13
    • Shoulder arthroscopy
      - Orthopaedics Volume 40, Issue 06
    • Common thyroid disorders
      - Otolaryngology Volume 50, Issue 05
    • Psychosocial issues
      - Pediatrics Volume 63, Issue 12
    • Schizophrenia in adolescents / physician suicide
      - Psychiatry Volume 46, Issue 08
  • eBooks

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  • Tip of the iceberg...

    • 48. What Van Halen can teach us about the care of older patients
      - JAMA Int Med 2017;177(3):309-10.
    • 49. Taking missing data into account in everyday practice
      - Prescrire Int 2017;26(178):23-7.
    • 50. Cancer killers (50.1) and Transformers [reprogramming microbe DNA] (50.2)
      - Sci Am 2017;316(3):38-43 (50.1) and Sci Am;316(4):47-53 (50.2).