November 2020

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November Highlights

Cancer: 10, 17, 26, 29, 37, 46
Cardiovascular: 6, 11, 19, 21, 27, 28, 31, 33, 35, 39, 41, 49
Communication: 4, 42, 44, 52
Infectious Diseases: 1, 4, 5, 8, 11, 15, 30, 37, 40, 45, 50, 52
Mental Health: 12, 22, 27, 44, ebook
Obs/Gyn: 6, 23, 27, 48, ebook
Pain: 2, 18, 41
Pediatrics: 5, 7, 26, 38, 45, ebook
 

  • "Sound" Bytes (Synopses)

    • 1. Influenza in the COVID-19 era
      - JAMA 2020;324(13):1342-3.
    • 2. Forefoot pain
      - BMJ 2020;371:m3704
    • 3. Primary care treatment of patients following bariatric surgery in 2020
      - JAMA 2020;324(9):888-9.
    • 4. Video consultations in primary and specialist care during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond
      - BMJ 2020;371:m3945.
    • 5. Pinworm infection: often easy to treat
      - Prescrire Int 2020;29(219):247-8.
    • 6. Hormonal contraception in women with hypertension
      - JAMA 2020;324(14):1451-2.
    • 7. Growth concerns in the early weeks of life
      - BMJ 2020;370:m3533.
  • Review Articles

    • 8. Outpatient management of COVID-19: rapid evidence review
      - Am Fam Physician 2020;102(8):478-86.
    • 9. Diabetes technologies – what the general physician needs to know
      - Clin Med 2020;20(5):469-76.
    • 10. Cancer prevention and screening for older adults: part 1. Lung, colorectal, bladder, and kidney cancer
      - J Am Geriatr Soc 2020;68(10):2399-406.
    • 11. Influenza vaccination to reduce cardiovascular morbidity and mortality in patients with COVID-19
      - J Am Coll Cardiol 2020;76(15):1777-94.
    • 12. Evidence-based pharmacotherapies for alcohol use disorder: clinical pearls
      - Mayo Clin Proc 2020;95(9):1964-77.
    • 13. Irritable bowel syndrome
      - Lancet 2020 [Epub ahead of print].
    • 14. Management of hypertriglyceridemia
      - BMJ 2020;371:m3109.
    • 15. Forgotten technology in the COVID-19 pandemic: filtration properties of cloth and cloth masks – a narrative review
      - Mayo Clin Proc 2020;95(10):2204-24.
    • 16. Innovations in providing diabetes care for individuals experiencing homelessness: an environmental scan
      - Can J Diabetes 2020;44(7):643-50.
    • 17. Basal cell and cutaneous squamous cell carcinomas: diagnosis and treatment
      - Am Fam Physician 2020;102(6):339-46.
    • 18. Measures for the assessment of pain in adults
      - Arthritis Care Res 2020;72(S10):342-57.
    • 19. New horizons in pharmacologic therapy for secondary stroke prevention
      - JAMA Neurol 2020;77(10):1308-17.
    • 20. Comparative efficacy of drugs for the treatment of chronic constipation (20.1) and Meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials of the effects of probiotics on functional constipation in adults (20.2)
      - J Clin Gastroenterol 2020;54(10):e93-102 (20.1) and Clin Nutr 2020;39(10):2960-9 (20.2).
    • 21. Drug-induced arrhythmias: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association
      - Circulation 2020;142(15):e214-33.
    • 22. Pharmacological treatment of mood disorders and comorbid addictions: a systematic review and meta-analysis
      - Can J Psychiatry 2020;65(11):749-69.
    • 23. Vaginoscopy for office hysteroscopy: a systematic review & meta-analysis
      - Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 2020;252:278-85.
    • 24. Myelodysplastic syndromes
      - NEJM 2020;383(14):1358-74.
    • 25. Treatment strategies in axial spondyloarthritis: what, when and how?
      - Rheumatology 2020;59(Suppl 4):iv79-89.
    • 26. Treatments for infantile hemangioma: a systematic review and network meta-analysis
      - EClinicalMedicine 2020;26:100506.
    • 27. Drug-induced priapism
      - Prescrire Int 2020;29(218):210-3.
    • 28. Secondary mitral regurgitation
      - NEJM 2020;383(15):1458-67.
    • 29. Treating acute myeloid leukemia in the modern era: a primer
      - Cancer 2020;126(21):4668-77.
    • 30. Multidisciplinary update on genital hidradenitis suppurativa: a review
      - JAMA Surg 2020;155(10):970-7.
    • 31. Lifelong aspirin for all in the secondary prevention of chronic coronary syndrome: still sacrosanct or is reappraisal warranted?
      - Circulation 2020;142(16):1579-90.
  • From the Specialties

    • 32. Calcification tendinopathy of the rotator cuff: a review of operative versus nonoperative management
      - Phys Sportsmed 2020;48(3):241-6.
    • 33. The crashing obese patient
      - Emerg Med Clin NA 2020;38(4):857-69
    • 34. Efficacy and safety of total disc replacement compared with anterior cervical discectomy and fusion in the treatment of cervical disease
      - Spine 2020;45(20):1419-25.
    • 35. Challenges in cardiac and pulmonary sarcoidosis
      - J Am Coll Cardiol 2020;76(16):1878-901.
    • 36. Clinical and experimental insight into pathophysiology, comorbidity and therapy of absence seizures
      - Brain 2020;143(8):2341-68.
  • Research Studies

    • 37. COVID-19 prevalence and mortality in patients with cancer and the effect of primary tumour subtype and patient demographics: a prospective cohort study
      - Lancet Oncol 2020;21(10):1309-16.
    • 38. Efficacy of ketogenic diet, modified Atkins diet, and low glycemia index therapy diet among children with drug-resistant epilepsy: a randomized clinical trial
      - JAMA Pediatr 2020;174(10):944-51.
    • 39. Blood pressure at 6 months after acute myocardial infarction and outcomes at 2 years: the perils associated with excessively low blood pressures
      - Can J Cardiol 2020;36(10):1641-8.
    • 40. Is there an adequate alternative to commercially manufactured face masks? A comparison of various materials and forms
      - J Hosp Infect 2020;106(2):246-53.
    • 41. Identifying low-risk chest pain in the emergency department: obstructive coronary artery disease and major adverse cardiac events
      - Am J Emerg Med 2020;38(9):1737-42.
    • 42. Barriers associated with failed completion of an acute care general surgery telehealth clinic visit
      - Surgery 2020;168(5):851-8.
    • 43. Patient and caregiver priorities for medication adherence in gout, osteoporosis, and rheumatoid arthritis: nominal group technique
      - Arthritis Care Res 2020;72(10):1410-9.
    • 44. Natural, everyday language use provides a window into the integrity of older adults’ executive functioning
      - J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 2020;75(9):e215-20.
  • Practice Guidelines

    • 45. Recommendations for prevention and control of influenza in children, 2020-2021
      - Pediatrics 2020;146(4):e2020024588.
    • 46. Cervical cancer screening for individuals at average risk: 2020 guideline update from the American Cancer Society
      - CA Cancer J Clin 2020;80(5):321-46.
    • 47. Medical care of adults with Down syndrome: a clinical guideline
      - JAMA 2020;324(15):1543-56 and Ed.
    • 48. Committee opinion no. 407: thyroid disease and infertility
      - J Obstet Gynaecol Can 2020;42(10):1279-82.
    • 49. Executive summary: 2020 international consensus on cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care science with treatment recommendations
      - Circulation 2020;142(suppl 1):S2-27.
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  • Newsworthy...

    • 50. Testing for severe acute respiratory syndrome-coronavirus 2: challenges in getting good specimens, choosing the right test, and interpreting the results
      - Crit Care Med 2020;48(11):1680-9.
    • 51. From race-based to race-conscious medicine: how anti-racist uprisings call us to act
      - Lancet 2020;396(10257):1125-8.
    • 52. The science of persuasion offers lessons for COVID-19 prevention (52.1) and Peripheral oxygen saturation in older persons wearing nonmedical face masks in community settings (52.2)
      - JAMA 2020;324(13):1271-2 (52.1) and JAMA 2020 [Epub ahead of print] (52.2).

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