Highlights From Annals of Internal Medicine
Originally published for the broader Annals audience, these articles feature subjects most relevant to hospitalists.
In the Clinic - Preoperative Evaluation for Noncardiac Surgery
Ann Intern Med. 2016;165:ITC81-ITC96. doi:10.7326/AITC201612060
Early Identification of Patients With Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest With No Chance of Survival and Consideration for Organ Donation
Ann Intern Med. 2016;165:770-778. Published online 13 September 2016. doi:10.7326/M16-0402
Highlights From ACP Journal Club
ACP Journal Club is a monthly feature in Annals of Internal Medicine that contains editorial, easy-to-read abstracts pulled from 130 leading medical journals.
Stopping antibiotics after 5 days in clinically stable community-acquired pneumonia was noninferior to usual care
Ann Intern Med. 2016;165:JC50. doi:10.7326/ACPJC-2016-165-10-050
Edoxaban had similar efficacy to and better safety than warfarin in AF, regardless of previous stroke or TIA
Ann Intern Med. 2016;165:JC54. doi:10.7326/ACPJC-2016-165-10-054
Adding formoterol to budesonide did not increase serious asthma events and reduced exacerbations
Ann Intern Med. 2016;165:JC56. doi:10.7326/ACPJC-2016-165-10-056
Adding salmeterol to fluticasone did not increase serious asthma events and reduced exacerbations
Ann Intern Med. 2016;165:JC57. doi:10.7326/ACPJC-2016-165-10-057