November 2017

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November Highlights:

Cancer Survivors: #17,22
Cardiovascular Diseases: #1,4,6,10,16,35,37,39,42,44
Diabetes: #2,7,13,20
Mental Disorders: #9,12,15,24,31,41
Musculoskeletal Disorders: #5,29,30,32
Pediatrics: #15,19,27,29,40,43

  • "Sound" Bytes

    • 1. Indications for anticoagulant and antiplatelet combined therapy (1.1) and Assessing bleeding risk in patients taking anticoagulants (1.2)
      - BMJ 2017;359:j3782 (1.1) and Am Fam Physician 2017;96(7):465-7 (1.2)
    • 2. Oral hypoglycemic agents added to insulin monotherapy for type 2 diabetes
      - JAMA 2017;318(15):1489-90.
    • 3. What is the latest recommendation regarding calcium supplements?
      - J Acad Nutr Diet 2017;117(9):1488.
    • 4. Atrial fibrillation. Aspirin: no proven value in stroke prevention
      - Prescr Int 2017;26(196):244-5.
    • 5. Primary care management of postoperative shoulder, hip, and knee arthroscopy
      - BMJ 2017;359:j4431.
  • Review Articles

    • 6. How low to go with glucose, cholesterol, and blood pressure in primary prevention of CVD
      - J Am Coll Cardiol 2017;70(17):2171-85.
    • 7. So many antihyperglycemics: how to choose? A practical approach
      - Can J Diabetes 2017;41(5):469-73.
    • 8. The effects of cannabis among adults with chronic pain and an overview of general harms: a systematic review
      - Ann Intern Med 2017;167(5):319-31 and Ed.
    • 9. Effectiveness of light therapy in cognitively impaired persons: a metaanalysis of randomized controlled trials
      - J Am Geriatr Soc 2017;65(10):2227-34.
    • 10. The future of atrial fibrillation management: integrated care and stratified therapy
      - Lancet 2017;390(10105):1873-87.
    • 11. Why and how to step down chronic asthma drugs
      - BMJ 2017;359:j4438.
    • 12. The diagnosis and management of bipolar I and II disorders: clinical practice update
      - Mayo Clin Proc 2017;92(10):1532-51.
    • 13. Evaluation and management of lower-extremity ulcers
      - NEJM 2017;377(16):1559-67.
    • 14. Atopic dermatitis prevention and treatment
      - Cutis 2017;100(3):173-7, 192.
    • 15. Efficacy and safety of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors, and placebo for common psychiatric disorders among children and adolescents: a systematic review and meta-analysis
      - JAMA Psychiatry 2017;74(10):1011-20 and Ed.
    • 16. Sodium glucose cotransporter-2 inhibition in heart failure: potential mechanisms, clinical applications, and summary of clinical trials
      - Circulation 2017;136(17):1643-58.
    • 17. Long-term and latent side effects of specific cancer types
      - Med Clin NA 2017;101(6):1053-73.
    • 18. Medical treatment of nocturia in men with lower urinary tract symptoms: systematic review by the European Association of Urology Guidelines Panel for Male Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms
      - Eur Urol 2017;72(5):757-69.
    • 19. Ulcerative colitis: management in adults, children and young people – concise guidance
      - Clin Med 2017l17(5):429-33.
    • 20. Insulin management strategies for exercise in diabetes
      - Can J Diabetes 2017;41(5):507-16.
    • 21. Oral manifestations of nutritional disorders
      - Clin Dermatol 2017;35(5):441-52.
    • 22. Managing menopausal symptoms after breast cancer: a multidisciplinary approach
      - Maturitas 2017;105:4-7.
    • 23. Asthma-COPD overlap syndrome: pathogenesis, clinical features, and therapeutic targets
      - BMJ 2017;358:j3772.
    • 24. Effectiveness of psychological and/or educational interventions in the prevention of anxiety...(24.1) and The effect of heart rate variability biofeedback training on stress and anxiety...(24.2)
      - JAMA Psychiatry 2017;74(10):1021-9 (24.1) and Psychol Med 2017;47(15):2578-86 (24.2).
    • 25. Palliative care in neurology
      - Mayo Clin Proc 2017;92(10):1592-1601.
    • 26. The management of sexuality, intimacy, and menopause symptoms (SIMS) after prophylactic bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy: how to maintain sexual health in ‘previvors’
      - Maturitas 2017;105:46-51.
    • 27. Diagnosis and treatment of ankyloglossia in newborns and infants: a review
      - JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2017;143(10):1032-9.
    • 28. Indications for and adverse effects of red-cell transfusion
      - NEJM 2017;377(13):1261-72.
    • 29. Diagnostic accuracy of clinical decision rules to exclude fractures in acute ankle injuries... (29.1) and Interventions for treating low-risk ankle fractures in children (29.2)
      - J Emerg Med 2017;53(3):353-68 (29.1) and Paediatr Child Health 2017;22(7):393-4 (29.2).
  • From the Specialties

    • 30. Drug-free interventions to reduce pain or opioid consumption after total knee arthroplasty: a systematic review and meta-analysis
      - JAMA Surg 2017;152(10):e172872.
    • 31. Psychiatric emergencies for clinicians: emergency department management of cocaine-related presentations
      - J Emerg Med 2017;53(3):383-7.
    • 32. Current concepts review update: insertional Achilles tendinopathy (32.1) and Imaging modalities in the diagnosis and monitoring of Achilles tendon ruptures: a systematic review (32.2)
      - Foot Ankle Int 2017;38(10):1160-9 (32.1) and Injury 2017;48(11):2383-99 (32.2)
    • 33. The recognition and management of sepsis and septic shock: a guide for non-intensivists
      - Postgrad Med J 2017;93(1104):626-34.
  • Research Studies

    • 34. Upright versus lying down position in second stage labour in nulliparous women with low dose epidural: BUMPES randomized controlled trial
      - BMJ 2017;359:j4471.
    • 35. Guided de-escalation of antiplatelet treatment in patients with acute coronary syndrome undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (TROPICAL-ACS): a randomized, open-label, multicenter trial
      - Lancet 2017;390(10104):1747-57.
    • 36. Allogeneic mesenchymal stem cells ameliorate aging frailty: a phase II randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial
      - J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2017;72(11):1513-22 and Ed.
    • 37. Relationship of extreme cold weather and implantable cardioverter defibrillator shocks
      - Am J Cardiol 2017;120(6):1002-7.
    • 38. Clinical and metabolic response to probiotic supplementation in patients with multiple sclerosis: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
      - Clin Nutr 2017;36(5):1245-9.
    • 39. Comparative safety of direct oral anticoagulants and warfarin in venous thromboembolism: multicenter, population based, observational study
      - BMJ 2017;359:j4323.
    • 40. Prognostic disclosures over time: parental preferences and physician practices
      - Cancer 2017;123(20):4031-8 and Ed.
  • Practice Guidelines

    • 41. Guidelines for the pharmacotherapy of schizophrenia in adults (41.1) and Canadian treatment guidelines on psychosocial treatment of schizophrenia in adults (41.2)
      - Can J Psychiatry 2017;62(9):604-16 and pp 617-23.
    • 42. 2017 focused update of the 2016 ACC expert consensus decision pathway on the role of non-statin therapies for LDL-cholesterol lowering in the management of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease risk
      - J Am Coll Card 2017;70(14):1785-1822.
    • 43. Energy and sports drinks in children and adolescents
      - Paediatrics Child Health 2017;22(7):406-10.
    • 44. Contemporary management of cardiogenic shock: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association
      - Circulation 2017;136(16):e232-68.
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    • Update in airway management
      - Emergency Medicine Vol 34, Issue 19
    • Urinary tract infections in children / Informal infectious disease consultation
      - Emergency Medicine Vol 34, Issue 22
    • Blood pressure: a clinical perspective
      - Family Practice Volume 65, Issue 35
    • Insomnia: behavioral management
      - Family Practice Volume 65, Issue 37
    • Update on gout
      - Internal Medicine Volume 64, Issue 37
    • Chronic pancreatitis / Inflammatory bowel disease
      - Internal Medicine Volume 64, Issue 41
    • Ophthalmology consultation: pediatrics
      - Opthalmology Volume 55, Issue 21
    • Abdominal pain / Orthopedic emergencies
      - Pediatrics Volume 63, Issue 39
    • Allergen immunotherapy / Recurrent infections
      - Pediatrics Volume 63, Issue 40
    • Difficult patients
      - Psychiatry Volume 46, Issue 18
    • Myths and realities of medical cannabis
      - Psychiatry Volume 46, Issue 20
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