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Anxiety and opioid misuse go hand-in-hand

Clinicians should keep an eye on this patient population.

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PTSD: does cannabis help?

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Cochrane review attempts to pin down optimal BP targets in hypertensive older adults

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  • Clinical Essentials from Obes Surg
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Type 2 diabetes: meta-analysis reveals benefits from bariatric surgery

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  • Clinical Essentials from Am. J. Obstet. Gynecol
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Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine issues HCV guidelines

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Heart Disease Vitals for August 2017

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Bacteremic CAP: early positive blood culture is ominous

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Does intensive lifestyle intervention enhance standard care in recent-onset type 2 diabetes?

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  • Clinical Essentials from J Am Acad Dermatol
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Meta-analysis ties psoriasis to suicide risk

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Aid-in-dying drugs harder to come by

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  • Patients Will Be Asking

Should I expose my allergic child to peanuts?

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Illinois pediatrician fires anti-vax parents

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Connecticut physicians launch their own health information exchange

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What's playing in the OR: patient song requests

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Is binge watching TV bad for me?

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  • Clinical Essentials from Eur Neurol
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Parkinson's disease: meta-analysis confirms efficacy of adjuvant entecapone

Adding entecapone to levodopa reduces motor fluctuation in later disease.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Neurology
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Myasthenia gravis: SQ immunoglobulin quells exacerbations

Self-administered injection shows promise in phase 3 trial.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Pain Med
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Does methylnaltrexone have long-term consequences?

Prior data suggested µ-opioid receptor antagonists may lead to cardiac events.

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  • Clinical Essentials from J. Rheumatol
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Rheumatoid arthritis: is baricitinib safe in the long term?

Results from an open-label extension trial.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Am J Gastroenterol
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IBS: enzyme supplement relieves symptoms

Promising results from a small study.

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  • Clinical Essentials from FDA
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FDA approves olaparib maintenance therapy for ovarian cancer

Approval comes with a new formulation to replace the capsules.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Diabetes Care
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Do patient portals improve diabetes outcomes?

Online in-portal messaging is associated with better diabetes management in a large community outpatient practice.

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Respiratory Infection Vitals for August 2017
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Respiratory Infection Vitals for August 2017

Influenza vaccination in nursing homes | High-valency vaccine effect | Diagnostic cornerstones of pediatric pneumonia.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev
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Breast cancer: diuretics, β-blockers tied to poorer outcomes

Results of the SEER-Medicare analysis suggest switching to ARBs, CCBs, or ACE inhibitors.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Eur J Epidemiol
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Bigger kids have higher colon cancer risk as adults

Children with above average height and BMI are at increased risk for colon cancer as adults.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol
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Zika: neurologic manifestations in adolescence remain unclear

Data are sparse on how Zika affects neurologic development in children and adolescents.

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  • Clinical Essentials from PLoS Med
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Are gabapentinoids really useful for chronic low back pain?

They come with significant adverse effects.

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  • Clinical Essentials from FDA
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Besponsa wins FDA approval for relapsed/refractory ALL

Phase 3 INO-VATE data show superior CR rate and duration vs standard chemotherapy.

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  • Clinical Essentials from J Am Acad Dermatol
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Multiple primary melanoma: outcomes linked to genetic factors

Understanding risk factors can help guide treatment of MPM.

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