October 2017

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October Highlights:

Cancer Survivors: #22, 39
Cardiovascular Disorders: #1, 15, 21, 26, 37
Diabetes: #3, 7
Geriatrics: #2, 7, 9, 11, 16, 30, 43
Mental Health: #2, 6, 11, 20, 28, 32, 38, 42
Pain: #5, 25, 29
Substance Use Disorders: #12, 24, 28, 36

  • "Sound" Bytes

    • 1. Newly detected atrial fibrillation: AAFP updates guideline on pharmacologic management
      - Am Fam Physician 2017;96(5):332-333.
    • 2. Antipsychotics to treat agitation or psychosis in patients with dementia
      - JAMA 2017;318(11):1057-8.
    • 3. Initiating insulin: how to help people with type 2 diabetes start and continue insulin successfully
      - Int J Clin Pract 2017;71:e12973.
    • 4. My approach to fecal incontinence: it’s all about consistency (stool, that is)
      - Am J Gastroenterol 2017;112(7):977-80.
    • 5. Low back pain: American College of Physicians practice guideline on noninvasive treatments
      - Am Fam Physician 2017;96(6):407-408.
  • Review Articles

    • 6. A clinician’s guide to ADHD treatment options
      - Postgrad Med 2017;129(7):657-66.
    • 7. Drugs and hyperglycemia: a practical guide
      - Maturitas 2017;104:80-3.
    • 8. Severe and difficult-to-treat asthma in adults (8.1) and Do inhaled anticholinergic agents in addition to β-agonists improve outcomes in acute asthma exacerbations? (8.2)
      - NEJM 2017;377(10):965-76 (8.1) and Ann Emerg Med 2017;70(3):421-2 (8.2).
    • 9. “Urinary tract infection” – requiem for a heavyweight
      - J Am Geriatr Soc 2017;65(8):1650-5.
    • 10. Hypothyroidism
      - Lancet 2017;390(10101):1550-62.
    • 11. Delirium in older persons: advances in diagnosis and treatment
      - JAMA 2017;318(12):1161-74.
    • 12. Drugs of abuse
      - Psychiatr Clin NA 2017;40(3):501-17.
    • 13. Hair loss: common causes and treatment
      - Am Fam Physician 2017;96(6):371-8.
    • 14. Food allergy
      - NEJM 2017;377(12):1168-76.
    • 15. Optimizing cholesterol treatment in patients with muscle complaints
      - J Am Coll Cardiol 2017;70(10):1290-301.
    • 16. A diagnostic and therapeutic approach to primary burning mouth syndrome
      - Clin Derm 2017;35(5):453-60.
    • 17. Early, accurate diagnosis and early intervention in cerebral palsy: advances in diagnosis and treatment
      - JAMA Pediatr 2017;171(9):897-907.
    • 18. Vitamin B12 deficiency: recognition and management
      - Am Fam Physician 2017;96(6):384-9.
    • 19. Bloating and abdominal distension: old misconceptions and current knowledge
      - Am J Gastroenterol 2017;112(8):1221-31.
    • 20. Risk of relapse after antidepressant discontinuation in anxiety disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and post-traumatic stress disorder: systematic review and meta-analysis of relapse prevention trials
      - BMJ 2017;358:j3927.
    • 21. Defibrillation for ventricular fibrillation (21.1) and The effects of public access defibrillation on survival after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: a systematic review of observational studies (21.2)
      - J Am Coll Cardiol 2017;70(12):1496-509 (21.1) and Circulation 2017;136(10):954-65 (21.2).
    • 22. The importance of immunization in cancer prevention, treatment, and survivorship
      - CA Cancer J Clin 2017;67(5):398-410.
    • 23. Use of intraarticular hyaluronic acid in the management of knee osteoarthritis in clinical practice
      - Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 2017;69(9):1287-1296.
    • 24. Perioperative tobacco use treatments: putting them into practice
      - BMJ 2017;358:j3340.
    • 25. Pleuritic chest pain: sorting through the differential diagnosis
      - Am Fam Physician 2017;96(5):306-12.
    • 26. New developments in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
      - Can J Cardiol 2017;33(10):1254-1265.
    • 27. Management of chronic hepatitis B in pregnancy
      - J Clin Gastroenterol 2017;51(9):789-95.
    • 28. Virtual reality in the assessment, understanding, and treatment of mental health disorders
      - Psychol Med 2017;47(14):2393-2400.
    • 29. Control of pain after tonsillectomy in children: a review
      - JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2017;143(9):937-42.
    • 30. Progress in the contemporary management of hemophilia: the new issue of patient aging
      - Eur J Intern Med 2017;43:16-21.
  • From the Specialties

    • 31. Neurostimulation devices for the treatment of neurologic disorders
      - Mayo Clin Proc 2017;92(9):1427-44.
    • 32. Alternative treatment strategies for catatonia: a systematic review
      - Gen Hosp Psychiatry 2017;48:1-19.
    • 33. Palliative care and rehabilitation in hospitalized patients with respiratory failure (33.1) and Palliative care and management of troublesome symptoms for people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (33.2)
      - Hosp Med Clin 2017;6(4):562-78 (33.1) and Lancet 2017;390(10098):988-1002 (33.2).
    • 34. Systemic antimicrobial prophylaxis in burn patients: systematic review
      - J Hosp Infect 2017;97(2):105-114.
    • 35. Early detection of consciousness in patients with acute severe traumatic brain injury
      - Brain 2017;140(9):2399-2414.
  • Research Studies

    • 36. Efficacy of tramadol extended-release for opioid withdrawal: a randomized clinical trial
      - JAMA Psychiatry 2017;74(9):885-93.
    • 37. Continued statin prescriptions after adverse reactions and patient outcomes: a cohort study
      - Ann Intern Med 2017;167(4):221-7.
    • 38. One-year symptom trajectories in patients with stable schizophrenia maintained on antipsychotics versus placebo: meta-analysis (38.1) and ... The Maudsley Side Effects (MSE) measure for antipsychotic medication (38.2)
      - Br J Psychiatry 2017;211(3):137-143 and Ed (38.1) and Psychol Med 2017;47(13):2369-2378 (38.2).
    • 39. The efficacy of internet-based cognitive behavioral therapy for severely fatigued survivors of breast cancer compared with care as usual: a randomized controlled trial
      - Cancer 2017;123(19):3825-34.
    • 40. Long-term weight-loss maintenance in obese patients with knee osteoarthritis: a randomized trial
      - Am J Clin Nutr 2017;106(3):755-63.
    • 41. Ten-day quadruple therapy ... is more effective than standard levofloxacin triple therapy in the second-line treatment of Helicobacter pylori infection: a randomized controlled trial
      - Am J Gastroenterol 2017;112(9):1374-1381.
  • Practice Guidelines

    • 42. Canadian guidelines for the assessment and diagnosis of patients with schizophrenia spectrum and other psychotic disorders
      - Can J Psychiatry 2017;62(9):594-603.
    • 43. Management of prostate cancer in elderly patients: recommendations of a task force of the International Society of Geriatric Oncology
      - Eur Urol 2017;72(4):521-31.
    • 44. No. 347: Obstetric management at borderline viability
      - JOGC 2017;39(9):781-91.
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  • Makes the world go round...

    • 45. Clinical care across cultures: what helps, what hinders, what to do
      - JAMA Psychiatry 2017;74(9):865-6.
    • 46. In pursuit of the fourth aim in health care: the joy of practice
      - Med Clin NA 2017;101(5):1031-40.
    • 47. Memory’s intricate web
      - Sci Am 2017;317(1):30-7.