June 2018

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June Highlights
Cancer: 3, 5, 34, 47
Cardiovascular: 6, 14, 18, 33, 40, 43, 45
Mental Health: 9, 21 25, 35, 36, 39, 41, Books
Obs/Gyn: 11, 15, 20, 27, 32, 46, 48, Books
Pain: 2, 8, 12, 19, 37, 44, 49, Books
Pediatrics: 4, 13, 18, 21, 27, 31, 43

  • "Sound" Bytes (Synopses)

    • 1. Management of dyspepsia
      - JAMA 2018;319(17):1816-7.
    • 2. Orofacial pain
      - BMJ 2018;361:k1517.
    • 3. Localised prostate cancer - immediate treatment, or not: 10-year results
      - Prescr Intl 2018;27(190):51.
    • 4. Immunization of the immunocompromised child: key principles
      - Paediatr Child Health 2018;23(3):203-205.
    • 5. Should patients with ductal carcinoma in situ be treated with adjuvant whole breast radiotherapy after breast conservation surgery?
      - BMJ 2018;361:k1410.
  • Review Articles

    • 6. Coronary artery disease in patients ≥80 years of age
      - J Am Coll Cardiol 2018;71(18):2015-40.
    • 7. Benzodiazepines II: waking up on sedatives: providing optimal care when inheriting benzodiazepine prescriptions in transfer patients
      - J Clin Med 2018;7(2). pii: E20.
    • 8. Common soft tissue musculoskeletal pain disorders
      - Prim Care Clin 2018;45(2):289-303.
    • 9. Early intervention in bipolar disorder
      - Am J Psychiatry 2018;175(5):411-26.
    • 10. Managing the course of kidney disease in adults with type 2 diabetes: from the old to the new
      - Can J Diabetes 2018;42(3):325-34.
    • 11. The International Society for the Study of Women's Sexual Health process of care for management of hypoactive sexual desire disorder in women
      - Mayo Clin Proc 2018;93(4):467-87 and Ed.
    • 12. Acupuncture for chronic pain: update of an individual patient data meta-analysis
      - J Pain 2018;19(5):455-74.
    • 13. Management of epistaxis in children and adolescents: avoiding a chaotic approach
      - Pediatr Clin NA 2018;65(3):607-21.
    • 14. Oral anticoagulation in patients with liver disease
      - J Am Coll Cardiol 2018;71(19):2162-75.
    • 15. Herpes zoster during pregnancy
      - Prescr Intl 2018;27(193):133-5.
    • 16. The treatment of anti-phospholipid syndrome: a comprehensive clinical approach
      - J Autoimm 2018;90:1-27.
    • 17. Chronic hepatitis B infection: a review
      - JAMA 2018;319(17):1802-13.
    • 18. Sudden cardiac death in the young: a genetic destiny?
      - Clin Med 2018;18 (suppl 2):s17-23.
    • 19. Femoroacetabular impingement: a common cause of hip pain
      - Physician Sportsmed 2018;46(2):139-44.
    • 20. The past, present, and future of selective progesterone receptor modulators in the management of uterine fibroids
      - AJOG 2018;218(6):563-72.e1.
    • 21. Psychosis in children and adolescents
      - J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 2018;57(5):308-12.
    • 22. Update on noninvasive body contouring techniques
      - Cutis 2018;101(4):285-8.
    • 23. Acute colonic diverticulitis
      - Ann Intern Med 2018;168(9):ITC65-ITC80.
    • 24. Essential tremor (24.1) and Drug-induced tremor (24.2)
      - NEJM 2018;378(19):1802-10 (24.1) and Prescr Intl 2018;27(190):41-4 (24.2).
    • 25. Autism spectrum disorder: advances in diagnosis and evaluation
      - BMJ 2018;361:k1674.
    • 26. Charcot foot: clinical clues, diagnostic strategies, and treatment principles
      - Am Fam Physician 2018;97(9):594-9.
    • 27. Congenital cytomegalovirus infection
      - Semin Perinatol 2018;42(3):149-54.
    • 28. Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
      - NEJM 2018;378(19):1811-23.
    • 29. Chronic inducible urticaria: a systematic review of treatment options
      - J Allergy Clin Immunol 2018;141(5):1726-34.
    • 30. Clinical mimics: an emergency medicine-focused review of streptococcal pharyngitis mimics
      - J Emerg Med 2018;54(5):619-29.
    • 31. A systematic review and meta-analysis of the management and outcomes of isolated skull fractures in children
      - Ann Emerg Med 2018;71(6):714-24.
    • 32. Seizures in pregnancy
      - Obstet Gynecol Clin NA 2018;45(2):349-67.
    • 33. Behçet's disease: new insights into pathophysicology, clinical features and treatment options
      - Autoimmun Rev. 2018 Jun;17(6):567-575.
  • From the Specialties

    • 34. Non-risk-adapted surveillance for stage I testicular cancer: critical review and summary
      - Eur Urol 2018;73(6):899-907 and Ed.
    • 35. Treatment-resistant depression: the importance of identifying and treating co-occurring personality disorders
      - Psychiatr Clin NA 2018;41(2):249-261.
    • 36. Approach to the agitated emergency department patient
      - J Emerg Med 2018;54(4):447-57.
    • 37. Chronic pain after mesh versus nonmesh repair of inguinal hernias: a systematic review and network meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
      - Surgery 2018;163(5):1151-9.
    • 38. Mortality and morbidity in acutely ill adults treated with liberal versus conservative oxygen therapy (IOTA): a systematic review and meta-analysis
      - Lancet 2018;391(10131):1693-705.
  • Research Studies

    • 39. Effectiveness of a low support, remotely accessible, cognitive remediation training programme for chronic psychosis: cognitive, functional and cortical outcomes from a single blind randomized controlled trial
      - Psychol Med 2018;48(5):751-64.
    • 40. Risk of stroke and transient ischaemic attack in patients with a diagnosis of resolved atrial fibrillation: retrospective cohort studies
      - BMJ 2018;361:k1717.
    • 41. Effectiveness of theta burst versus high-frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation in patients with depression (THREE-D): a randomized non-inferiority trial
      - Lancet 2018;391(10131):1683-92.
    • 42. Matrix-applied characterized autologous cultured chondrocytes versus microfracture: five-year follow-up of a prospective randomized trial
      - Am J Sports Med 2018;46(6):1343-51.
  • Practice Guidelines

    • 43. Hypertension Canada's 2018 guidelines for diagnosis, risk assessment, prevention, and treatment of hypertension in adults and children
      - Can J Cardiol 2018;34(5):506-25.
    • 44. The treatment of acute pain in the emergency department: a white paper position statement prepared for the American Academy of Emergency Medicine
      - J Emerg Med 2018;54(5):731-6.
    • 45. Atrial fibrillation burden: moving beyond atrial fibrillation as a binary entity: a scientific statement from the American Heart Association
      - Circulation 2018;137(20):e623-44.
    • 46. No. 359: Obstetric ultrasound biological effects and safety
      - JOGC 2018;40(5):627-32.
    • 47. Screening for prostate cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force recommendation statement
      - JAMA 2018;319(18):1901-13 and Ed.
  • Audio Lectures

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    • Bleeding and hemorrhage
      - Emergency Medicine Vol 35, Issue 10
    • Environmental trauma
      - Emergency Medicine Vol 35, Issue 12
    • Orthopedic oncology / Common shoulder problems
      - Family Practice Volume 66, Issue 22
    • Concepts for improving elder care
      - Family Practice Volume 66, Issue 22
    • Diagnostic tests for infectious diseases
      - Internal Medicine Volume 65, Issue 21
    • Pulmonary hypertension / Lung cancer screening
      - Internal Medicine Volume 65, Issue 22
    • Complications during pregnancy and delivery
      - Obstetrics/Gynecology Volume 65, Issue 11
    • Five perspectives on glaucoma 2018
      - Ophthalmology Vol 56, Issue 9
    • Glaucoma / Megatrends in medicine / Endothelial keratoplasty / Lax eyelid syndrome
      - Ophthalmology Vol 56, Issue 10
    • Highlights from the 18th Annual Chicago Trauma Symposium, Pt 1
      - Orthopaedics Volume 41, Issue 11
    • Management of dizziness / Meniere disease
      - Otolaryngology Volume 51, Issue 12
    • Targeting insulin in obesity
      - Pediatrics Volume 64, Issue 21
    • Pregnant women and opioid use disorder
      - Psychiatry Volume 47 Issue 9
    • Cognitive issues in affective disorders
      - Psychiatry Volume 47 Issue 10
  • Melody and mystery...

    • 48. A painful mystery [endometriosis]
      - Sci Am 2018;318(6):40-7.
    • 49. Meta-analysis evaluating music interventions for anxiety and pain in surgery
      - Br J Surgery 2018;105(7):773-83.
    • 50. Duchenne muscular dystrophy: genome editing gives new hope for treatment
      - Postgrad Med J 2018;94(1111):296-304.
  • New Books

    • Edwards' treatment of drinking problems: a guide for the helping professions
      - Humphreys, K. Cambridge University Press, 2016.
    • Emergencies in obstetrics and gynaecology
      - Doumouchtsis, S. Oxford University Press, 2016.
    • Hearing loss: causes, prevention, and treatment
      - Eggermont, J. Academic Press, 2017.
    • Physical diagnosis of pain: an atlas of signs and symptoms
      - Waldman, S. Elsevier, 2016.
    • The skill of end-of-life communication for clinicians: getting to the root of the ethical dilemma
      - Benton, K. Springer, 2015.

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