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Bone strength and density in elderly men improve with testosterone

Unequivocal gains with 1 y of treatment.

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Diabetes, female sex both raise post-PCI risk

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Joint and Bone Health Vitals for March 2017

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Chronic knee pain: online home exercise and PCST program shows efficacy

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Can bile acid sequestrants improve glycemic control in type 2 diabetes?

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Depression outcomes linked to cannabis use

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Pediatric CD: psychological factors may play a stronger role than disease activity

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What do you mean, juicing isn't healthy?

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Why are colorectal cancers on the rise in young people?

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Direct primary care could get boost with Republicans

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STAT News raises questions about genetic testing firm

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California could require doctors on probation to inform patients

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  • Clinical Essentials from Am Heart J
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Long-term warfarin anticoagulation in Afib increases dementia risk

Risk increased regardless of risk score.

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Rapid decline in C difficile infections with the 4C antibiotic stewardship intervention-Scotland
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Rapid decline in C difficile infections with the 4C antibiotic stewardship intervention-Scotland

National antibiotic stewardship intervention limits the use of 4C antibiotics (fluoroquinolones, clindamycin, co-amoxiclav, and cephalosporins) associated with C difficile infection

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  • Clinical Essentials from J Clin Oncol
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Testicular cancer: adverse health outcomes common in survivors

Weekly vigorous physical activity was universally association with less adverse health outcomes.

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Male sex hormones linked to increased incidence of lung cancer

DHT may represent a new biomarker for lung cancer in older men.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Pediatrics
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Pediatric asthma: no link between inhaled corticosteroids, pneumonia

Results of a meta-analysis.

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  • Clinical Essentials from PLoS One
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Biomarkers for Huntington's disease: neurofilament light bests tau

CSF neurofilament light showed greater correlation with measures of disease severity and disease onset.

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Risk for new malignancies drops in 5-y survivors of childhood cancer

Data from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study, expanded to cover 3 decades.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
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Vitligo linked to thyroid disease in large population-based study

Should vitiligo patients be screened for thyroid disease?

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  • Clinical Essentials from J Med Virol
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Rapid influenza point-of-care test lines up with routine assay

Rapid assays can optimize treatment and help confirm influenza that requires isolation.

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Chikungunya: persistent joint manifestations mimic rheumatic conditions

Chikungunya and rheumatoid arthritis may present, manifest, and persist similarly.

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MS linked to bullous pemphigod in large cohort

This may be the largest study of a BP cohort.

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  • Clinical Essentials from The Australasian Journal of Dermatology
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Severity of psoriasis linked to higher cardiovascular risk but not metabolic syndrome

the inflammation that drives psoriatic pathology may also contribute to metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular issues.

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Cilostazol prevents recurrent stroke in ischemic stroke patients prone to brain bleeding | ISC
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Cilostazol prevents recurrent stroke in ischemic stroke patients prone to brain bleeding | ISC

Cilostazol is an antiplatelet agent widely used for peripheral artery disease.

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Breast Cancer Vitals for March 2017
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Breast Cancer Vitals for March 2017

Scalp cooling and hair loss | Gene test predicts recurrence risk in ER+ breast cancer | False alarms deter future mammograms.

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