Pulmonary/Critical Care Collection
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ACP Journal Club |  21 February 2012
Noninvasive ventilation reduced need for intubation in elderly patients with acute hypercapnic respiratory failure
Francis Whalen, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2012;156(4):JC2-2. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-156-4-201202210-02002
ACP Journal Club |  21 February 2012
Review: VTE prophylaxis in nonsurgical inpatients reduces PE but not death, and increases major bleeding
Andrew L. Freeman, MD; Robert C. Pendleton, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2012;156(4):JC2-5. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-156-4-201202210-02005
ACP Journal Club |  21 February 2012
Adding procalcitonin-guided therapy to standard care did not reduce mortality in critically ill patients
Henry S. Sacks, PhD, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2012;156(4):JC2-6. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-156-4-201202210-02006
ACP Journal Club |  21 February 2012
Prior use of inhaled corticosteroids was associated with less mortality in elders with COPD and pneumonia
Matthew B. Stanbrook, MD, PhD
Ann Intern Med. 2012;156(4):JC2-12. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-156-4-201202210-02012
ACP Journal Club |  17 January 2012
Azithromycin once daily for 1 year reduced acute COPD exacerbations
Jay Peters, MD; Antonio Anzueto, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2012;156(2):JC1-10. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-156-2-201201170-02010
ACP Journal Club |  17 January 2012
Review: Gestalt or clinical decision rules have limited sensitivity and specificity for detecting acute PE
Scott M. Stevens, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2012;156(2):JC1-11. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-156-2-201201170-02011
ACP Journal Club |  20 December 2011
Intrapleural t-PA plus DNase improved clinical outcomes in patients with pleural infection
Praveen N. Mathur, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2011;155(12):JC6-9. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-155-12-201112200-02009
ACP Journal Club |  15 November 2011
Screening with low-dose computed tomography reduced lung cancer mortality in high-risk patients
Cary P. Gross, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2011;155(10):JC5-6. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-155-10-201111150-02006
ACP Journal Club |  15 November 2011
Late initiation of parenteral nutrition reduced length of intensive care unit stay
Daren K. Heyland, MD, MSc
Ann Intern Med. 2011;155(10):JC5-11. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-155-10-201111150-02011
ACP Journal Club |  18 October 2011
Outpatient treatment was noninferior to inpatient treatment for preventing recurrent VTE in low-risk patients with acute PE
Shannon M. Bates, MD; Gordon H. Guyatt, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2011;155(8):JC4-2. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-155-8-201110180-02002
ACP Journal Club |  18 October 2011
Review: Tiotropium mist inhaler increases mortality in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Brian J. Lipworth, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2011;155(8):JC4-6. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-155-8-201110180-02006
ACP Journal Club |  20 September 2011
Review: Oral phosphodiesterase 4 inhibitors reduce exacerbations but increase adverse events in COPD
Felix S.F. Ram, PhD, Clinical Pharmacologist
Ann Intern Med. 2011;155(6):JC3-2. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-155-6-201109200-02002
ACP Journal Club |  20 September 2011
Dexamethasone reduced length of hospital stay in patients with community-acquired pneumonia
Henry S. Sacks, MD, PhD
Ann Intern Med. 2011;155(6):JC3-6. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-155-6-201109200-02006
ACP Journal Club |  20 September 2011
4 clinical decision rules plus D-dimer testing each had high sensitivity and low specificity for excluding acute pulmonary embolism
Andrew Dunn, MD, FACP, SFHM
Ann Intern Med. 2011;155(6):JC3-11. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-155-6-201109200-02011
ACP Journal Club |  16 August 2011
Active surveillance and use of barrier precautions did not reduce colonization and infection with MRSA and VRE in adult ICUs
Andrew Morris, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2011;155(4):JC2-13. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-155-4-201108160-02013
ACP Journal Club |  19 July 2011
Tiotropium reduced exacerbations more than salmeterol in moderate-to-very severe COPD
Peter Wark, BMed, FRACp, PhD
Ann Intern Med. 2011;155(2):JC1-3. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-155-2-201107190-02003
ACP Journal Club |  19 July 2011
Dalteparin did not differ from unfractionated heparin for reducing proximal DVT in critically ill patients
David A. Garcia, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2011;155(2):JC1-7. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-155-2-201107190-02007
ACP Journal Club |  19 July 2011
Review: Dopamine agonists are effective for the restless legs syndrome but may be discontinued due to adverse events
Kathryn M. Andolsek, MD, MPH
Ann Intern Med. 2011;155(2):JC1-9. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-155-2-201107190-02009
ACP Journal Club |  21 June 2011
Review: Adding noninvasive ventilation to standard therapy improves outcomes in patients with some causes of acute respiratory failure
Shirin Shafazand, MD, MS
Ann Intern Med. 2011;154(12):JC6-7. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-154-12-201106210-02007
ACP Journal Club |  21 June 2011
Review: Current drug treatments do not reduce mortality in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
Randolph J. Lipchik, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2011;154(12):JC6-8. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-154-12-201106210-02008
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