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Thyroid Disease: February essentials

AACE recommendations for thyroid screening... Hypothyroidism and the risk of cardiovascular and cerebral events... Systemic lupus erythematosus and the risk for hypothyroidism

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Dementia: February essentials

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Dual-routine HCV/HIV testing improves screening, diagnosis rates

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

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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 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 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 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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Professional Essentials

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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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Device fatigue hinders mHealth wearable uptake among the chronically ill

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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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New study casts doubt on usefulness of body mass index as a metric of health

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Health care providers remain dissatisfied with electronic health records

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Perinatal exposure to traffic pollution increases asthma risk in offspring
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Perinatal exposure to traffic pollution increases asthma risk in offspring

25% increased risk in children born to mothers living near highways.

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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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Chronic low back pain: Cochrane review of NSAIDs' efficacy
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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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  • 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 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 Am J Cardiol
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Testosterone replacement therapy has mixed effects on cardiac-related events

Associated with reduced MACE, but higher stroke risk.

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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 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 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 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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  • 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 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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