Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

Can Omega-3 Supplement Use Lower CVD Risk?, JAMA Cardiol; ePub 2018 Jan 31; Aung, et al

2018 Adult ACIP Immunization Schedule Released, Ann Intern Med; 2018 Feb 6; Kim, Riley, et al

2018 ACIP Immunization Schedule for Children, MMWR; ePub 2018 Feb 6; Robinson, et al

Weight Management & Remission of T2D in Primary Care, Lancet; 2018 Feb; Lean, Leslie, Barnes, et al

Prior Use of NOACs & Mortality in ICH Patients, JAMA; 2018 Feb 6; Inohara, Xian, Liang, et al

Immunology

CVD Risk with LABAs and LAMAs in COPD, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Jan 2; Wang, et al

Benzodiazepine Use & Risk of Pneumonia, CHEST; 2018 Jan; Chen, Winkelman, et al

Read more in Immunology

Obesity

Bariatric Surgery and All-Cause Mortality, JAMA; 2018 Jan 16; Reges, Greenland, et al

Fiber Supplementation and Metabolic Outcomes, Am J Clin Nutr; 2017 Dec; Thompson, et al

Read more in Obesity

Women's Health

Age at Menarche and Depression into Adulthood, Pediatrics; ePub 2017 Dec 26; Mendle, et al

Screening to Reduce Fractures in Older Women, Lancet; ePub 2017 Dec 15; Shepstone, et al

Read more in Women's Health

Mental Health

Age at Menarche and Depression into Adulthood, Pediatrics; ePub 2017 Dec 26; Mendle, et al

Cognitive Training to Prevent Cognitive Decline, Ann Intern Med; ePub 2017 Dec 19; Butler, et al

Read more in Mental Health

Asthma

Fractional Exhaled Nitric Oxide Testing in Asthma, Mayo Clin Proc; ePub 2017 Dec 20; Wang, et al

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

Read more in Asthma

Pain

Postsurgical Opioid Prescribing & Potential Misuse, BMJ; ePub 2018 Jan 17; Brat, Agniel, et al

Pain & Fatigue Variability in Fibromyalgia Patients, J Pain; ePub 2017 Dec 15; Bartley, et al

Read more in Pain

Pediatrics

2018 ACIP Immunization Schedule for Children, MMWR; ePub 2018 Feb 6; Robinson, et al

Are Shorter Regimens of TB Infection Tx Safe?, Pediatrics; ePub 2018 Jan 23; Cruz, et al

Read more in Pediatrics

Pulmonology

Should Patients with Syncope be Evaluated for PE?, JAMA Intern Med; ePub 2018 Jan 29; Costantino, et al

Are Shorter Regimens of TB Infection Tx Safe?, Pediatrics; ePub 2018 Jan 23; Cruz, et al

Read more in Pulmonology

Neurology

Prior Use of NOACs & Mortality in ICH Patients, JAMA; 2018 Feb 6; Inohara, Xian, Liang, et al

Thrombectomy for Stroke Patients at 6 to 16 Hours, N Engl J Med; ePub 2018 Jan 24; Albers, et al

Read more in Neurology

Rheumatology

Calcium & Vitamin D for Lower Fracture Incidence, JAMA; 2017 Dec 26; Zhao, Zeng, et al

Screening to Reduce Fractures in Older Women, Lancet; ePub 2017 Dec 15; Shepstone, et al

Read more in Rheumatology

Oncology

Low-Dose CT Screening for Lung Cancer, CHEST; ePub 2018 Jan 25; Mazzone, et al

Risk of Breast Cancer with Hormonal Contraception, N Engl J Med; 2017 Dec 7; Mørch, Skovlund, 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

Vaccines

2018 Adult ACIP Immunization Schedule Released, Ann Intern Med; 2018 Feb 6; Kim, Riley, et al

2018 ACIP Immunization Schedule for Children, MMWR; ePub 2018 Feb 6; Robinson, et al

Read more in Vaccines