February 17, 2011

posted Feb 13, 2011, 11:01 AM by Victoria Mayer   [ updated Feb 13, 2011, 11:04 AM ]

Mineralocorticoid Antagonists  and Heart Failure:  Off the Bench, Into the Game ................................... 1
Dabigatran for Patients with Atrial Fibrillation  and Prior TIA or Stroke? ............................................ 2
Warfarin Dosing in Patients  with Renal Impairment .............................................. 2
Statins Sharply Lower Cardiovascular Risk  Regardless of Baseline LDL Cholesterol ............... 3
How Often Are  Endometrial Polyps Cancerous? ........................... 11
Physician Relationships  with the Healthcare Industry ................................. 12
Consensus Document on Concomitant Use  of Clopidogrel and PPIs ............................................. 1

READ THE YEAR IN REVIEW SECTION - WE'LL DISCUSS SOME OF IT, BUT IT'S A GOOD REVIEW OF THE YEAR



Rivaroxaban * An Alternative for Acute DVT ...... 13
A Revolution in VTE Prophylaxis ............................... 14
Blood Pressure and Mortality  in Older Patients with Kidney Disease ................. 15
Hemodialysis: 6 vs. 3 Times Weekly ......................... 16
Exercise and Glucose Control  in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes ........................... 17
Low-Dose and High-Dose Aspirin  Are Equally Effective  for Colon Cancer Prevention ....................... 17
Subclinical Thyroid Disease  and Risk for Hip Fracture ........................................ 19
Providing Absolute Fracture Risk Affects  Osteoporosis Medication Initiation ...................... 19
Bone Molecule Plays a Role in Breast Cancer ...................................................... 19
Prescription Abandonment at Pharmacies ............ 2
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