Cardiology Collection
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ACP Journal Club |  21 June 2011
The Cardiovascular Health Awareness Program reduced CV hospitalizations but not mortality in older adults
C. Raina Elley, MBChB, PhD; Ngaire Kerse, MBChB, PhD
Ann Intern Med. 2011;154(12):JC6-3. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-154-12-201106210-02003
ACP Journal Club |  21 June 2011
Review: Counseling and educational methods that target multiple CV risk factors do not reduce mortality in adults without CHD
Mahesh J. Patel, MD; L. Kristin Newby, MD, MHS
Ann Intern Med. 2011;154(12):JC6-4. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-154-12-201106210-02004
ACP Journal Club |  21 June 2011
Candesartan did not improve clinical or functional outcomes in patients with acute stroke and elevated BP
Rick Frieden, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2011;154(12):JC6-5. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-154-12-201106210-02005
ACP Journal Club |  21 June 2011
Review: Antihypertensive treatment prevents cardiovascular events and mortality in cardiovascular disease without hypertension
Jay N. Cohn, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2011;154(12):JC6-6. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-154-12-201106210-02006
ACP Journal Club |  21 June 2011
PPI use in the first trimester was not associated with increased risk for birth defects; PPI use 1 to 4 weeks before conception was
Rory Windrim, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2011;154(12):JC6-11. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-154-12-201106210-02011
ACP Journal Club |  17 May 2011
Intensive glucose control increased mortality and did not prevent CV events compared with standard glucose control in type 2 diabetes
Rozalina Grubina, MD; Steven A. Smith, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2011;154(10):JC5-2. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-154-10-201105170-02002
ACP Journal Club |  17 May 2011
Meta-analysis: More intensive statin therapy prevents major vascular events
Donald A. Smith, MD, MPH, FACP, FNLA, FACE
Ann Intern Med. 2011;154(10):JC5-3. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-154-10-201105170-02003
ACP Journal Club |  17 May 2011
Cognitive-behavioral therapy reduced risk for recurrence in patients recently hospitalized with cardiovascular disease events
Michael E. Thase, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2011;154(10):JC5-4. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-154-10-201105170-02004
ACP Journal Club |  17 May 2011
In hemodialysis patients with CHF, adding telmisartan to standard ACE inhibitors reduced CHD mortality and admissions
Reem Mustafa, MD, MPH; Amit X. Garg, MD, PhD
Ann Intern Med. 2011;154(10):JC5-5. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-154-10-201105170-02005
ACP Journal Club |  17 May 2011
Review: Low-dose hydrochlorothiazide is not as effective as other antihypertensive drugs for reducing ambulatory BP in hypertension?
Eugene Yang, MD, FACC
Ann Intern Med. 2011;154(10):JC5-8. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-154-10-201105170-02008
ACP Journal Club |  17 May 2011
Prescription omega-3 fatty acids did not prevent recurrent, symptomatic, paroxysmal or persistent atrial fibrillation
Brian Olshansky, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2011;154(10):JC5-9. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-154-10-201105170-02009
ACP Journal Club |  17 May 2011
CHA2DS2-VASc had better discrimination than CHADS2 for predicting risk for thromboembolism in atrial fibrillation
John A. Cairns, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2011;154(10):JC5-13. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-154-10-201105170-02013
ACP Journal Club |  19 April 2011
Review: Varenicline is better than placebo or bupropion, but not clearly different from the nicotine patch, for smoking abstinence
James Brophy, MD, PhD
Ann Intern Med. 2011;154(8):JC4-4. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-154-8-201104190-02004
ACP Journal Club |  19 April 2011
HbA1c levels had low sensitivity but high specificity for screening for diabetes
Lorraine Lipscombe, MD, MSc, FRCPC
Ann Intern Med. 2011;154(8):JC4-9. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-154-8-201104190-02009
ACP Journal Club |  15 March 2011
Review: Third-generation P2Y12 inhibitors reduce mortality after PCI more than clopidogrel
William B. Hillegass, MD, MPH
Ann Intern Med. 2011;154(6):JC3-6. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-154-6-201103150-02006
ACP Journal Club |  15 March 2011
Adding omeprazole to clopidogrel reduced GI events and did not increase CV events
Clara K. Chow, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2011;154(6):JC3-7. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-154-6-201103150-02007
ACP Journal Club |  15 March 2011
Telemonitoring did not reduce readmissions or mortality in patients recently hospitalized for heart failure
Robert K. Riezebos, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2011;154(6):JC3-8. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-154-6-201103150-02008
ACP Journal Club |  15 March 2011
Elevated HbA1c levels (5.7% to 6.4%) had low accuracy for diagnosing prediabetes
Yogish C. Kudva, MD; Ananda Basu, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2011;154(6):JC3-11. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-154-6-201103150-02011
ACP Journal Club |  15 March 2011
Physical examination and classification of murmur findings into patterns improved diagnosis of systolic murmurs in adult inpatients
Srinivas Merugu, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2011;154(6):JC3-12. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-154-6-201103150-02012
ACP Journal Club |  15 February 2011
Pharmacist–physician hypertension comanagement reduced 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure
Brett D. Montgomery, MBBS, DCH, FRACGP
Ann Intern Med. 2011;154(4):JC2-9. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-154-4-201102150-02009
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