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Dementia: February essentials

Does marriage affect the risk of dementia?... Prediction of cognitive impairment by low hemoglobin concentrations... Diagnosis and treatment of hypertension may prevent cognitive impairment

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  • Monthly Essentials
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Thyroid Disease: February essentials

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  • Clinical Essentials from J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich)
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BP control mysteriously less protective for those with treatment-resistant HTN

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  • Clinical Essentials from Int J Mol Sci
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Psoriasis: High NFALD prevalence leads to recommendation for routine liver screening

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  • Clinical Essentials from Public Health Rep
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Dual-routine HCV/HIV testing improves screening, diagnosis rates

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  • Clinical Essentials from J Bone Miner Res
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Osteoporosis: Unintentional weight loss and fracture risk in postmenopausal women

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  • Clinical Essentials from J Clin Endocrinol Metab
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Graves’ hyperthyroidism: Creation of a system to measure recurrence risk at time of first episode

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  • Clinical Essentials from J Am Acad Dermatol
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Psoriasis: Ustekinumab more effective than TNF inhibitors at 6 and 12 months

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  • Clinical Essentials from Eur Respir J
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Perinatal exposure to traffic pollution increases asthma risk in offspring

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Professional Essentials

  • Patients Will Be Asking
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How can I best protect myself against dementia?

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  • Patients Will Be Asking
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Now Tylenol is going to give my kid asthma too?

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  • US Professional News
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Wearable mHealth devices may not be reliable, accurate, or secure

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  • US Professional News
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Health care providers remain dissatisfied with electronic health records

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  • US Professional News
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New study casts doubt on usefulness of body mass index as a metric of health

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  • US Professional News
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Device fatigue hinders mHealth wearable uptake among the chronically ill

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  • Clinical Essentials from Eur Spine J
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Headaches associated with neck pain respond to non-invasive, non-pharmacological interventions

Evidence favors exercise, relaxation training with stress coping therapy, and multimodal care.

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  • Clinical Essentials from PLoS One
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Dementia risk may be lowered by healthy mid-life behaviors

Encouraging physical activity, healthy diet and smoking cessation in mid-life should enhance successful aging.

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  • Clinical Essentials from J Clin Endocrinol Metab
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Osteoporosis: Is dietary salt bad for bones?

Analysis of Women's Health Study data concludes that salt has little effect on bones.

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Chronic low back pain: Cochrane review of NSAIDs' efficacy
  • Clinical Essentials from Cochrane Database Syst Rev
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Chronic low back pain: Cochrane review of NSAIDs' efficacy

Do NSAIDS control chronic low back pain?

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Higher Dietary Fiber Intake in Adolescence and Young Adulthood May Reduce Breast Cancer Risk
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Higher Dietary Fiber Intake in Adolescence and Young Adulthood May Reduce Breast Cancer Risk

<p>Women who eat more high-fiber foods during adolescence/young adulthood may have a lower breast cancer risk than those who eat less dietary fiber when young.&nbsp;</p>

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BRCA mutation testing in young women with breast cancer
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BRCA mutation testing in young women with breast cancer

BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation testing rate has been increasing in young women with breast cancer, with knowledge and concern about genetic risk influencing surgical decisions

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  • Clinical Essentials from PLoS One
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Long-term protection against diptheria in the Netherlands after 50 years of vaccination

Does the diptheria vaccine provide long-term protection?

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  • Clinical Essentials from J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci
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Among elderly women with CV disease, higher physical function is beneficial

Large study shows benefits regardless of dx, but especially for HF

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  • Clinical Essentials from Pain Ther
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Intraoperative dexmedetomidine controls pain and reduces postop opioid consumption after pediatric surgery

More than 216,000 pediatric surgeries are performed each year in the US.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Scand J Rheumatol
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Joint replacement surgery appears beneficial in RA

What is the systemic impact of RA surgery?

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  • Clinical Essentials from Sci Rep
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Alzheimer's disease may be detected by microRNA-206 in nasal mucosa

Olfactory mucosal microRNA-206 level is an easily measured, promising biomarker for MCI in early AD.

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  • Clinical Essentials from J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis
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Stroke: Perfusion CT accurately identifies salvageable tissue

PCT appears to be a useful marker for tissue viability.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Disabil Rehabil
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Rheumatoid arthritis: Cryotherapy is the focus of new research

Small Polish study finds some efficacy in RA for now trendy, but decades-old, cryotherapy.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf
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Opioid abuse: Are you taking adequate action?

This study identified inadequate steps to prevent overdose In patients red-flagged for prescription opioid abuse.

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