May 24th, 2011

posted May 19, 2011, 9:25 AM by Victoria Mayer   [ updated May 23, 2011, 6:38 AM ]
April 1 Issue

1. Prevention of Microalbuminuria with Olmesartan Update on Multiple Sclerosis
2. Diagnostic Criteria for MS 
3. Rising Rates of Adult Hospitalizations for Diarrhea
4. Inpatient Antibiotics for Skin Infections 
5. Antihypertensive Treatment in Patients Without Hypertension 
6. CRP Itself Is Unlikely to Cause Coronary Heart Disease 
7. Alcohol Lowers Risk for CHD and Mortality 
8. Alcohol Favorably Affects Biomarkers Associated with CHD Risk 
9. What Happens If You Tell Your Patients That They Are Obese? 

April 15 Issue

1. Tiotropium vs. Salmeterol for COPD Exacerbations 
2. Screening for Dementia Made Ridiculously Simple 
3. Osteoarthritis of the Hip or Knee Raises Mortality Risk 
4. Prescribing of Fibrates Is Booming in the U.S.
5. Gastric Bypass Surgery Improves Cardiac Function 
6. Hepatitis B in the U.S. 
7. Group Visits for Patients with Diabetes 
8. Fewer Nurses = Higher Inpatient Mortality 
9. Smoking Cessation Before Surgery Doesnâ  t Promote Postoperative Complications 
10. Interstitial Lung Abnormalities in Smokers 
11. Longer Survival of Patients with Cystic Fibrosis