April 14, 2011

posted Apr 12, 2011, 6:30 AM by Angela Jeffers   [ updated Apr 12, 2011, 6:34 AM ]
Here is the reading for this week's jnl watch:

March 1 issue

Automated vs. Manual BP Monitoring for Systolic Hypertension........................................ 37
Axillary Dissection in Breast Cancer: No Benefit .................................................................. 37
SSRIs for Menopausal Hot Flashes: How Effective? .......................................................... 38
Recurrent Shingles Is More Common Than You Might Think .............................................. 39
Behavioral Therapy Alleviates Chronic Insomnia...................................................... 39
Impaired Balance After Taking Zolpidem .... 39
Storytelling to Improve Blood Pressure .................. 40
Pay for Performance Doesn't Benefit Patients with Hypertension .................................... 41
Statins Prevent Vascular Events, Independent of Baseline CRP Levels ................... 41
Another Contender in the Race to Unseat Warfarin ................................................... 42
Method for Detecting Brain Prion Protein in Spinal Fluid ............................................................ 42
Exenatide in Conjunction with Basal Insulin for Diabetes ............................................................... 42
Association Between Enterovirus Infection and Type 1 Diabetes ................................................. 43
HPV Vaccine Prevents Genital Warts in Men ........ 44

March 15 issue

Diuretic Therapy for Acute Decompensated Heart Failure: Putting Practice to the Test .................................... 45
More About Bisphosphonates and Atypical Femur Fractures ................................ 45
Medical Expenditures in the Last 6 Months of Life..................................... 46
New Analyses of Data from the Prostate Cancer Screening Trials ......... 47
Sterile Gloves to Obtain Blood Cultures? ................ 48
Epidemiology of Acute Hepatitis C Infection ......... 48
Prevalence of NAFLD and NASH ............................. 48
Quadruple Therapy for Eradicating H. pylori Infections ................................................... 49
CHA2DS2-VASc Performs Better Than CHADS2 in Predicting Stroke Risk ......................................... 50
Compression-Decompression CPR Leads to Better Survival .......................................... 51
More from the ACCORD Trial..................................... 52
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Angela Jeffers,
Apr 12, 2011, 6:31 AM
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Angela Jeffers,
Apr 12, 2011, 6:31 AM
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