January 2018

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January Highlights
Cardiovascular: #2, 13, 16, 27, 38, eBooks
Emergency and Trauma: #12, 32, 35, 48
Geriatrics: #3, 21, 25, 39, 40, 43, 45
Obs/Gyn: #19, 23, 26, 32, eBooks
Orthopedics: #1, 21, 33, 41
Pain Management: #8, 11, 22, 24
Pediatrics: #5, 8, 17.2, 31, 34, 46, eBooks

  • "Sound" Bytes

    • 1. Acquired triggering of the fingers and thumb in adults
      - BMJ 2017;359:j5285.
    • 2. Prevention, detection, evaluation, and management of high blood pressure in adults
      - JAMA 2017;318(21):2132-4 and Ed.
    • 3. Acute gout: ACP provides guideline on diagnosis
      - Am Fam Physician 2017;96(11):746.
    • 4. Diagnostic testing for obstructive sleep apnea in adults
      - JAMA 2017;318(20):2035-6.
    • 5. Assessment of child or young person with a possible eating disorder
      - BMJ 2017;359:j5328.
  • Review Articles

    • 6. Hoarseness in adults
      - Am Fam Physician 2017;96(11):720-8.
    • 7. Immunotherapeutic approaches to treatment of fungal diseases
      - Lancet Infect Dis 2017;17(12):e393-402.
    • 8. Drugs for the acute treatment of migraine in children and adolescents
      - Paediatr Child Health 2017;22(8):454-8.
    • 9. Approach to treatment of medical and cosmetic facial concerns in skin of color patients
      - Cutis 2017;100(6):375-80.
    • 10. Adult Paget’s disease of bone: a review
      - Rheumatology 2017;56(12):2050-9.
    • 11. Diagnosis, pathophysiology, and management of cluster headache
      - Lancet Neurol 2018;17(1):75-83.
    • 12. Management of partial fingertip amputation in adults: operative and non operative treatment
      - Injury 2017;48(12):2643-9.
    • 13. Use of the coronary artery calcium score in discussion of initiation of statin therapy in primary prevention
      - Mayo Clin Proc 2017;92(12):1831-41.
    • 14. Cutaneous manifestations of obesity and the metabolic syndrome
      - Clin Dermatol 2018;36(1):81-8.
    • 15. The role of chest computed tomography in the evaluation and management of the patient with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
      - Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2017;196(11):1372-9.
    • 16. Can chocolate consumption reduce cardio-cerebrovascular risk? A systematic review and meta-analysis
      - Nutrition 2018;46:103-14.
    • 17. Hearing loss in adults (17.1) and Hearing-impaired young people - a physician’s guide (17.2)
      - NEJM 2017;377(25):2465-73 (17.1) and Clin Med 2017;17(6):521-4 (17.2).
    • 18. The practice and implications of finding fluid during point-of-care ultrasonography: a review
      - JAMA Intern Med 2017;177(12):1818-25.
    • 19. Genitourinary syndrome of menopause: management strategies for the clinician
      - Mayo Clin Proc 2017;92(12):1842-9.
    • 20. A systematic review and meta-analysis of nutrition therapy compared with dietary advice in patients with type 2 diabetes
      - Am J Clin Nutr 2017;106(6):1394-400.
    • 21. How can we influence the incidence of secondary fragility fractures? A review on current approaches
      - Injury 2017;48(S7):S24-6.
    • 22. The problem in differentiation between psoriatic-related polyenthesitis and fibromyalgia
      - Rheumatology 2018;57:32-40.
    • 23. Gestational weight gain
      - Am J Obstet Gynecol 2017;217(6);642-51.
    • 24. Cyclic and non-cyclic breast-pain: A systematic review on pain reduction, side effects, and quality of life for various treatments
      - Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 2017;219:74-93.
    • 25. Curative treatment for muscle invasive bladder cancer in elderly patients: a systematic review
      - Eur Urol 2018;73:40-50 and Ed.
    • 26. Prediction of miscarriage in women with viable intrauterine pregnancy-a systematic review and diagnostic accuracy meta-analysis
      - Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 2018;220:122-31.
    • 27. Non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants in patients with atrial fibrillation and end-stage renal disease
      - Am J Cardiol 2018;121:131-40.
    • 28. Hidradenitis suppurativa: advances in diagnosis and treatment
      - JAMA 2017;318(20):2019-32.
    • 29. Diagnostic test accuracy of ultrasound for synovitis in rheumatoid arthritis: systematic review and meta-analysis
      - Rheumatology 2018;57:49-58.
    • 30. Acute graft-versus-host disease - biologic process, prevention, and therapy
      - NEJM 2017;377(22):2167-2179.
  • From the Specialties

    • 31. Approach to the total body skin examination in adults and children: Kids are not just little people
      - Clin Dermatol 2017;35(6):500-3.
    • 32. Emergency medicine myths: ectopic pregnancy evaluation, risk factors, and presentation
      - J Emerg Med 2017;53(6):819-28.
    • 33. Effect of NSAIDs on recovery from acute skeletal muscle injury: a systematic review and meta-analysis
      - Am J Sports Med 2018;46(1):224-33.
    • 34. Bone age: a handy tool for pediatric providers
      - Pediatrics 2017;140(6):e20171486.
    • 35. Comparison of the loop technique with incision and drainage for soft tissue abscesses: a systematic review and meta-analysis
      - Am J Emerg Med 2018;36:128-33.
  • Research Studies

    • 36. Clemastine fumarate as a remyelinating therapy for multiple sclerosis (ReBUILD): a randomised, controlled, double-blind, crossover trial
      - Lancet 2017;390(10111):2481-9.
    • 37. Effect of oral capsule- vs colonoscopy-delivered fecal microbiota transplantation on recurrent Clostridium difficile infection: a randomized clinical trial
      - JAMA 2017;318(20):1985-93 and ed.
    • 38. PCI strategies in patients with acute myocardial infarction and cardiogenic shock
      - NEJM 2017;377(25):2419-32 and Ed.
    • 39. Discontinuing inappropriate medication use in nursing home residents
      - Ann Intern Med 2017;167:609-17 and Ed.
    • 40. Immunogenicity and safety of the HZ/su adjuvanted herpes zoster subunit vaccine in adults previously vaccinated with a live attenuated herpes zoster vaccine
      - J Infect Dis 2017;216(11):1343-51.
    • 41. Ten-year follow-up study of three alternative bearing surfaces used in total hip arthroplasty in young patients: a prospective randomised controlled trial
      - Bone Joint J 2017;99-B:1590-5.
    • 42. Antipsychotics and the risk of aspiration pneumonia in individuals hospitalized for nonpsychiatric conditions: a cohort study
      - J Am Geriatr Soc 2017;65(12):2580-6.
  • Practice Guidelines

    • 43. Frailty in older adults: early identification and management
      - BC Guidelines: Guidelines and Protocols Advisory Council, 2017.
    • 44. Hormone therapy for the primary prevention of chronic conditions in postmenopausal women: US Preventive Services Task Force recommendation statement
      - JAMA 2017;318(22):2224-33 and ed.
    • 45. Non-pharmacological interventions to prevent falls in older patients: clinical practice recommendations - the SENATOR ONTOP series
      - Eur Geriatr Med 2017;8(5-6):413-418.
    • 46. Screening for disruptive behaviour problems in preschool children in primary health care settings
      - Paediatr Child Health 2017;478-484.
  • Audio Lectures

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    • Travel-related infections / Sinusitis
      - Emergency Medicine Vol 34, Issue 24
    • Herpes / Seizures
      - Emergency Medicine Vol 35, Issue 1
    • Anxiety disorders: a clinical review
      - Family Practice Volume 65, Issue 47
    • Tick-borne illnesses in North America
      - Family Practice Volume 66, Issue 2
    • Barrett esophagus / Dysphagia
      - Gastroenterology Vol 32, Issue 1
    • Infection prevention / Pneumonia
      - Internal Medicine Volume 65, Issue 1
    • Sexual dysfunction / Third-party reproduction
      - Obstetrics/Gynecology Volume 65, Issue 1
    • Drug therapy for osteoporosis
      - Orthopaedics Volume 41, Issue 1
    • HIV update / Rhinovirus infection and asthma
      - Pediatrics Volume 64, Issue 3
    • Managing the somatizing patient
      - Psychiatry Volume 46, Issue 19
    • An overview of fibromyalgia
      - Psychiatry Volume 47, Issue 1
  • eBooks

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  • One World

    • 47. The toxic well of loneliness
      - Sci Am 2017 Dec 19;318(1):64-69.
    • 48. A novel method for epistaxis management: randomized clinical trial comparing nose clip with manual compression
      - Am J Emerg Med 2018;36:134-168.
    • 49. Evaluating the effectiveness of the impact of donated neurosurgical equipment on neurosurgical units in low- and middle-income countries: the World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies experience
      - World Neurosurg 2018;109:98-109.