September 2017

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September Highlights:

Antibiotic Resistance: #4, 33, 43
Cardiovascular Disorders: #19, 30, 32, 34, 37, 44
Gastrointestinal Disorders: #3, 8, 12, 16
Infectious Diseases: #6, 22, 31, 42
Mental Disorders: #10, 24, 39, 40
Obstetrics & Postnatal Care: #28, 38, 40, 46
Opioids: #41, 48
Skin Disorders: #4, 6, 14, 18, 26

  • "Sound" Bytes

    • 1. Patient decision aids to engage adults in treatment or screening decisions
      - JAMA 2017;318(7):657-8 and Ed.
    • 2. Chronic vertigo: treat with exercise, not drugs
      - BMJ 2017;358:j3727.
    • 3. Management of acute diverticulitis
      - JAMA 2017 Jul 18;318(3):291-292.
    • 4. Antibiotic resistance in acne treatment
      - JAMA Dermatol 2017;153(8):810-11.
  • Review Articles

    • 5. Common herbal dietary supplement-drug interactions
      - Am Fam Physician 2017;96(2):101-7.
    • 6. Herpes zoster - typical and atypical presentations
      - Postgrad Med 2017;129(6):567-71.
    • 7. Advances in the diagnosis and management of neck pain
      - BMJ 2017;358:j3221.
    • 8. Celiac disease and nonceliac gluten sensitivity: a review
      - JAMA 2017;318(7):647-56.
    • 9. Music-based interventions in neurological rehabilitation
      - Lancet Neurol 2017;16(8):648-60.
    • 10. Complementary therapies for mental health disorders
      - Med Clin NA 2017;101(5):847-64.
    • 11. Computer vision syndrome - a common cause of unexplained visual symptoms in the modern era
      - Int J Clin Pract 2017;71(7).
    • 12. Probiotics for gastrointestinal conditions: a summary of the evidence
      - Am Fam Physician 2017;96(3):170-8.
    • 13. Osteoporosis
      - Ann Intern Med 2017;167(3):ITC17-ITC32.
    • 14. Genital lichen sclerosus and its mimics
      - Obstet Gynecol Clin NA 2017;44(3):389-406.
    • 15. Chronic Achilles tendon ruptures
      - Foot Ankle Intl 2017;38(8):921-9.
    • 16. Peptic ulcer disease
      - Lancet 2017;390(10094):613-24.
    • 17. Preventing falls in older persons
      - Am Fam Physician 2017;96(4):240-7.
    • 18. Phototherapy for vitiligo: a systematic review and meta-analysis
      - JAMA Dermatol 2017;153(7):666-74.
    • 19. Portal vein thrombosis: a primer for the general physician
      - Clin Med 2017;17(3):212-9.
    • 20. Identification and treatment of augmentation in patients with restless legs syndrome: practical recommendations
      - Postgrad Med 2017;129(7):667-675.
    • 21. Cataracts
      - Lancet 2017;390(10094):600-12.
    • 22. Testing for respiratory viruses in children: to swab or not to swab
      - JAMA Pediatr 2017;171(8):798-804.
    • 23. Interventions for cartilage disease
      - Arthritis Rheumatol 2017;69(7):1363-1373.
    • 24. Toxicologic emergencies in patients with mental illness: when medications are no longer your friends
      - Psychiatr Clin NA 2017;40(3):519-32.
    • 25. Acute respiratory distress syndrome
      - NEJM 2017;377(6):562-72.
    • 26. Understanding Mohs micrographic surgery: a review and practical guide for nondermatologist
      - Mayo Clin Proc 2017;92(8):1261-71.
    • 27. Lower extremity abnormalities in children
      - Am Fam Physician 2017;96(4):226-33.
    • 28. Graves’ disease during pregnancy: treatment is problematic
      - Prescrire Intl 2017;26(184):188-192.
    • 29. Clinical presentation and management of dyskinetic cerebral palsy
      - Lancet Neurol 2017;16(9):741-9.
    • 30. Subarachnoid hemorrhage
      - NEJM 2017;377(3):257-66.
  • From the Specialties

    • 31. Clinical mimics: an emergency medicine-focused review of influenza mimics
      - J Emerg Med 2017;53(1):49-65.
    • 32. Cerebral amyloid angiopathy: diagnosis, clinical implications, and management strategies in atrial fibrillation
      - J Am Coll Cardiol 2017;70(9):1173-82.
    • 33. Emerging trends in antibiotic resistance: implications for emergency medicine
      - Am J Emerg Med 2017;35(8):1172-76.
    • 34. Non-ST elevation acute coronary syndromes: a comprehensive review
      - Curr Probl Cardiol 2017;42(9):266-305.
  • Research Studies

    • 35. Six-month efficacy of perineural dextrose for carpal tunnel syndrome: a prospective, randomized, double-blind, controlled trial (35.1) and Corticosteroid injections for carpal tunnel syndrome: long-term follow-up in a population-based cohort (35.2)
      - Mayo Clin Proc 2017;92(8):1179-89 and Ed. (35.1) and Plast Reconstr Surg 2017;140(2):338-47 (35.2).
    • 36. Older adults’ views and communication preferences about cancer screening cessation
      - JAMA Intern Med 2017;177(8):1121-8.
    • 37. Biomarker-based risk model to predict cardiovascular mortality in patients with stable coronary disease
      - J Am Coll Cardiol 2017;70(7):813-26 and Ed.
    • 38. Timing of antenatal corticosteroid administration and survival in extremely preterm infants: a national population-based cohort study
      - BJOG 2017;124(10):1567-74.
    • 39. Neuroprotective diets are associated with better cognitive function: the health and retirement study
      - J Am Geriatr Soc 2017;65(8):1857-1862.
    • 40. Efficacy of a maternal depression prevention strategy in head start: a randomized clinical trial
      - JAMA Psychiatr 2017;74(8):781-9 and Ed.
    • 41. Assessing the impact of the extended-release/long-acting opioid analgesics risk evaluation and mitigation strategies on opioid prescription volume
      - J Opioid Manag 2017;13(3):157-168.
    • 42. Longterm effectiveness of herpes zoster vaccine among patients with autoimmune and inflammatory diseases
      - J Rheumatol 2017;44(7):1083-7 and Ed.
    • 43. Behavioral approach to appropriate antimicrobial prescribing in hospitals: the Dutch Unique Method for Antimicrobial Stewardship (DUMAS) participatory intervention study
      - JAMA Intern Med 2017;177(8):1130-8.
  • Practice Guidelines

    • 44. 2017 ACC/AHA/HFSA focused update of the 2013 ACCF/AHA guideline for the management of heart failure
      - J Am Coll Cardiol 2017;70(6):776-803.
    • 45. 2017 American College of Rheumatology guideline for the prevention and treatment of glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis
      - Arthritis Rheumatol 2017;69(8):1521-1537.
    • 46. Counselling and management for anticipated extremely preterm birth
      - Paediatr Child Health 2017;22(6):334-41.
    • 47. Consensus statement of the European Urology Association and the European Urogynaecological Association on the use of implanted materials for treating pelvic organ prolapse and stress urinary incontinence
      - Eur Urology 2017;72(3):424-31.
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  • The ABCs of 1,2,3s...

    • 48. Can 28-day prescription prevent unintentional medication surplus with 30-day prescription?
      - J Opioid Manag 2017;13(3):135-7.
    • 49. Medical education in the era of alternative facts
      - NEJM 2017;377(7):607-9.
    • 50. Talking to ourselves
      - Sci Am 2017;317(2):74-9.