Clinical Edge

Summaries of Must-Read Clinical Literature, Guidelines, and FDA Actions

This Week's Must Reads

Pharmacologic Tx of Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2017 Nov 28; Wallace, et al

Risk of Obesity From Childhood into Adulthood, N Engl J Med; 2017 Nov 30; Ward, Long, et al

Labeling of Selective Androgen Receptor Modulators, JAMA; 2017 Nov 28; Van Wagoner, Eichner, et al

Oral Capsule vs Colonoscopy FMT for CDI, JAMA; 2017 Nov 28; Kao, Roach, et al

HIV Testing & Impact of Delayed Diagnosis, MMWR; 2017 Dec 1; Dailey, Hoots, et al

Oncology

Weight Loss Diets & All-Cause Mortality, BMJ; ePub 2017 Nov 14; Ma, Avenell, et al

Cancer Risk in Overweight & Obese Individuals, MMWR; ePub 2017 Oct 3; Steele, et al

Read more in Oncology

Geriatrics

Methylphenidate for Apathy in Alzheimer’s Disease, Am J Psychiatry; ePub 2017 Sep 15; Padala, et al

Bisphosphonate Use & Fractures in Older Women, J Am Geriatr Soc; 2017 Sep; Drieling, et al

Read more in Geriatrics

Diabetes

Severe Hypoglycemia in Adults with Diabetes, Diabetes Care; 2017 Dec; Lee, Lee, Huang, et al

Sustainability of Diabetes Prevention Strategies, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2017 Nov 6; Haw, et al

Read more in Diabetes

Endocrinology

Labeling of Selective Androgen Receptor Modulators, JAMA; 2017 Nov 28; Van Wagoner, Eichner, et al

Vitamin D & Glycemic Control in Patients with T2D, J Clin Endocrinol Metab; 2017 Sep 1; Mirhosseini, et al

Read more in Endocrinology

Nephrology

BP Control & Risk of Mortality in Patients with CKD, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2017 Sep 5; Malhotra, et al

Intensive SBP Lowering & Kidney, CV Outcomes, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2017 Sep 5; Beddhu, et al

Read more in Nephrology

Cardiology

Cardiorespiratory Fitness & TG to HDL-C Ratio in CHD, Mayo Clin Proc; ePub 2017 Nov 17; Farrell, et al

Potential US Population Impact of New BP Guideline, Circulation; ePub 2017 Nov 13; Muntner, et al

Read more in Cardiology

Preventive Care

Is Coffee Consumption Safe at All Levels?, BMJ; ePub 2017 Nov 22; Poole, Kennedy, et al

Sustainability of Diabetes Prevention Strategies, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2017 Nov 6; Haw, et al

Read more in Preventive Care

Obesity

Risk of Obesity From Childhood into Adulthood, N Engl J Med; 2017 Nov 30; Ward, Long, et al

Weight Loss Diets & All-Cause Mortality, BMJ; ePub 2017 Nov 14; Ma, Avenell, et al

Read more in Obesity

Immunology

Pharmacologic Tx of Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2017 Nov 28; Wallace, et al

FDA Approves Epinephrine Autoinjector for Infants, Kaléo news release; 2017 Nov 20

Read more in Immunology

Women's Health

Pesticide Residue Intake in Pregnancy Outcomes, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2017 Oct 30; Chiu, et al

Bisphosphonate Use & Fractures in Older Women, J Am Geriatr Soc; 2017 Sep; Drieling, et al

Read more in Women's Health

Mental Health

Methylphenidate for Apathy in Alzheimer’s Disease, Am J Psychiatry; ePub 2017 Sep 15; Padala, et al

Spatial Distribution of Pain After Weight Loss, J Pain; ePub 2017 Aug 25; Schrepf, et al

Read more in Mental Health

Asthma

Pharmacologic Tx of Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2017 Nov 28; Wallace, et al

FDA Approves Fasenra for Severe Eosinophilic Asthma, AstraZeneca news release; 2017 Nov 14

Read more in Asthma

Pain

Opioid vs Nonopioid Pain Reduction in the ED, JAMA; 2017 Nov 7; Chang, Bijur, et al

Positive Psychology Interventions for Pain Management, Clin J Pain; 2017 Nov; Peters, Smeets, et al

Read more in Pain