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Clinicians should not delay testing in children with febrile UTIs

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Depression: simplified psychotherapy works just as well

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RCC linked to greater post-op drop in renal function than urothelial carcinoma

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Can I get the new HPV vaccine if I got the old one when I was younger?

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Patients are contributing more of their own health data to medical records

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IDSA: new management guidelines for coccidiodomycosis

Coccidiomycosis infection is frequently misdiagnosed as community-acquired pneumonia.

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Super obese and pregnant: doubled risk for neonatal morbidity with C-section

Mechanism of increased risk is unclear.

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AHS issues new evidence-based guidelines for managing cluster headache... Low-dose folic acid supplementation not as effective for reducing migraine symptoms

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PCOS: screening for metabolic disorders highly underutilized

Only 5.7% of OB/GY order the recommended lipid profile and 2 h oral glucose tolerance test.

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Cognitive impairment linked to metabolic syndrome, potentiated by low vitamin D levels

Older adults with metabolic syndrome and low 25(OH)D should be screened for cognitive impairment.

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Undiagnosed diabetes high in orthopedic surgery patients

Diabetes can increase the post-operative complication rate.

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Positional OSA may convert to nonpositional OSA

A shift from positional to nonpositional OSA could undermine the effects of positional treatment.

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MS: daclizumab shows long-term efficacy, safety

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Zika virus: more evidence links prolonged viremia to miscarriage

Findings reinforce the need for ongoing vigilance and new testing algorithms in pregnant women.

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PreP uptake good in pregnant women at risk for HIV

Women may be more vulnerable to HIV acquisition during pregnancy.

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Diabetes raises anemia risk in chronic kidney disease

Study is first to compare chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients with and without diabetes.

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Syphilis increasing among MSM

Men who have sex with men are disproportionately laden with syphilis infections.

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Are you using CAD testing in your patients hospitalized with new-onset HF?

Many patients with ischemic disease aren’t being tested, receiving therapy

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Sleep: hypnotics linked to pneumonia risk in older adults

The study suggests physicians should consider strategies to reduce the use of non-BZDs in older adults.

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