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Articles from Physician's Briefings (February 26, 2018)

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Coronary Artery Dz Extent Similar in Men, Women With T1DM; Extent of CAD similar for those admitted for coronary angiography; no difference in long-term mortality. 265
Factors for Poor HRQOL ID'd in Patients Treated for Glaucoma; Glaucoma drainage device linked to worse HRQOL compared with trabeculectomy, medical treatment. Clinical report 245
Factors Tied to Molecular Testing by Dermatopathologists ID'd; Those at academic medical centers, higher-volume practices more likely to use molecular testing. 236
Group CBT, Pain Education Improve Pain, Physical Function; Simplified group cognitive behavioral tx and education improved chronic pain in outpatient clinics. 246
Guidelines Updated for Managing and ID'ing Adolescent Depression; Two reports update recommendations for screening, treatment, management in primary care setting. 302
Knee Pain, Functional Impairment Associated With Depression; In elderly Japanese, difficulty putting on, taking off socks, pain at night linked to depressive symptoms. Clinical report 203
Lead, Other Toxic Metals Found in E-Cigarette Vapors; Study finds metals, including lead, leak from e-cigarette heating coils into inhaled aerosols. 212
MRI Risk Model May Cut Biopsy Use in Suspected Prostate Cancer; Inclusion of MRI-derived parameters can maintain high rate of diagnosis of clinically significant cancer. 291
No Link Found for Metformin or Statins and Ovarian Cancer; Findings based on a Finnish study involving a national cohort of women with type 2 diabetes. 171
No Recent Decrease in Prevalence of Obesity Among Children; No decrease in obesity prevalence at any age; recent increase in obesity for children aged 2 to 5. 227
Prevalence of ALS Remained at 5.0/100,000 in U.S. in 2014; No change in prevalence of ALS from 2013; lowest prevalence for those aged 18 to 39 years. 257
Recommendations for Optimizing Hidden Curriculum in Medicine; Clinical learning environment should be optimized by ensuring what is taught in classroom is modeled. 233
Treatment-Free Remission Feasible After Nilotinib in CML; For patients with chronic myeloid leukemia in chronic phase, TFR is feasible after second-line treatment. 265
Understanding Rx Nonadherence Can Improve Adherence; Changing attitudes toward patients and their medication adherence can improve adherence. 216
Vegetarian, Med Diets Similarly Effective for Body Weight; Similar effect for reducing body weight, body mass index, fat mass for overweight omnivores. 254

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