July 2014

posted Jul 23, 2014, 3:34 PM by PC/SM Chief Resident   [ updated Jul 23, 2014, 3:37 PM ]
Please read the excerpts listed below:
Steroids for COPD: Less is Probably More
Caroloric Intake has Increased Among Statin Users but Not Among Nonusers
Vitamin D Blood Levels and Supplementation and Cause-Specific Death
Cardioselective B-Blockers Generally Are Safe in Asthma Patients
Flucosamine for Knee Osteoarthiritis: Another Negative Study
Warfarin Might Not Prevent Stroke iin Dialysis Patients with AF
Anxiolytics and Hypnotics Are Associated with Excess Mortality
Incretin-Based Diabetes Drugs Aren't Associated with Excess Risk for Acute Pancreatitis
Screening Flexible Sigmoidoscopy and Colonoscopy Are Associated with Less Colorectal Cancer and Lower Mortality
Focased Screening Strategy for Prostate Cancer
Understanding Primary Nonadherence to Prescribed Medications
Vitamin and Mineral Supplements for Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease and Cancer
Screening Older Adults for Cognitive Impairment
Again, No Benefit of Omega-3 Fatty Acid Supplementation for Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
No Benefit of Physical Therapy for Hip Osteoarthritis
Predicting Fracture Risk After Alendronate Discontinuation
More Time Engaged in Light Physical Activity Is Associated with Less Disability
One-Size-Fits-All Hydromorphone Dosing?
Oral vs. Intravenous Esomeprazole in Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Infections in Travelers Who Have Returned from Brazil
Oral Naltrexone and Acamprosate Reduce Various Measures of Alcohol Consumption
Mounting Evidence Supports Colchicine for Pericarditis
Combing Drugs for Advanced COPD
PC/SM Chief Resident,
Jul 23, 2014, 3:34 PM
PC/SM Chief Resident,
Jul 23, 2014, 3:34 PM