Geriatric Medicine Collection
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ACP Journal Club |  15 September 2009
Review: Oral vitamin D prevents nonvertebral and hip fractures in a dose-dependent manner in patients ≥ 65 years of age
Michael Denman, MD, FRCP
Ann Intern Med. 2009;151(4):JC2-8. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-151-4-200908180-02008
ACP Journal Club |  15 September 2009
Rosuvastatin reduced venous thromboembolism in healthy older adults with elevated C-reactive protein levels
Marcel Levi, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2009;151(6):JC3-10. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-151-6-200909150-02010
ACP Journal Club |  15 September 2009
Cholinesterase inhibitors were associated with increased risk for syncope and its consequences in older persons with dementia
Calvin Hirsch, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2009;151(6):JC3-13. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-151-6-200909150-02013
ACP Journal Club |  15 September 2009
A ward-based pharmacist intervention reduced emergency department visits and drug-related readmissions in elderly patients
Steven M. Belknap, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2009;151(6):JC3-14. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-151-6-200909150-02014
ACP Journal Club |  21 July 2009
Oral anticoagulant therapy safely prevented stroke in older patients with atrial fibrillation
Andrew Dunn, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2009;151(2):JC1-4. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-151-2-200907210-02004
ACP Journal Club |  21 July 2009
Review: Differences in efficacy and acceptability exist for 12 new-generation antidepressants for major depression
Tim Usherwood, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2009;151(2):JC1-10. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-151-2-200907210-02010
ACP Journal Club |  16 June 2009
Review: SSRIs are associated with increased risk for attempted or completed suicide in adolescents but not in adults or the elderly
Amy Cheung, MD, MSc
Ann Intern Med. 2009;150(12):JC6-13. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-150-12-200906160-02013
ACP Journal Club |  21 April 2009
Review: Long-term annual conversion rate to dementia was 3.3% in older adults with mild cognitive impairment
David Burke, BMed, MRCPsych
Ann Intern Med. 2009;150(8):JC4-13. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-150-8-200904210-02013
ACP Journal Club |  17 March 2009
Review: Enhanced oral hygiene prevents respiratory infection in older persons in hospitals and nursing homes
Harrison G. Weed, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2009;150(6):JC3-7. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-150-6-200903170-02007
ACP Journal Club |  18 November 2008
Tibolone reduced risk for fractures and breast cancer but increased risk for stroke in older women with osteoporosis
Robert P. Kauffman, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2008;149(10):JC5-8. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-149-10-200811180-02008
ACP Journal Club |  16 September 2008
Review: Blood pressure–lowering drugs prevent cardiovascular events equally well in younger and older patients
Michael W. Rich, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2008;149(6):JC3-10. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-149-6-200809160-02010
ACP Journal Club |  17 June 2008
Thiazolidinediones increased risk for heart failure, myocardial infarction, and death in older patients with type 2 diabetes
Raj Padwal, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2008;148(12):JC4-13. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-148-12-200806170-02013
ACP Journal Club |  20 May 2008
Review: Statins reduce all-cause mortality in elderly patients with coronary heart disease
Daniel Sontheimer, MD, MBA
Ann Intern Med. 2008;148(10):JC3-3. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-148-10-200805200-02003
ACP Journal Club |  20 May 2008
Testosterone supplementation did not prevent cognitive decline or increase bone mineral density in older men
Eef Hogervorst, PhD
Ann Intern Med. 2008;148(10):JC3-4. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-148-10-200805200-02004
ACP Journal Club |  20 May 2008
The combination of low midarm muscle circumference and high waist circumference predicted higher mortality in older men
Anna Peeters, PhD
Ann Intern Med. 2008;148(10):JC3-11. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-148-10-200805200-02011
ACP Journal Club |  20 May 2008
BMI and cardiorespiratory fitness predicted mortality in older adults
Anna Peeters, PhD
Ann Intern Med. 2008;148(10):JC3-12. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-148-10-200805200-02012

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