Pulmonary/Critical Care Collection
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ACP Journal Club |  15 June 2010
Pneumococcal vaccine reduced pneumococcal pneumonia and associated mortality
Thomas Fekete, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2010;152(12):JC6-5. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-152-12-201006150-02005
ACP Journal Club |  18 May 2010
Intensive insulin therapy did not reduce mortality more than conventional therapy in septic shock treated with corticosteroids
Katherine J. Deans, MD; Peter C. Minneci, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2010;152(10):JC5-5. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-152-10-201005180-02005
ACP Journal Club |  18 May 2010
Decolonization of nostrils and skin of nasal carriers of S. aureus at admission prevented hospital-associated infection
Yoav Golan, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2010;152(10):JC5-9. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-152-10-201005180-02009
ACP Journal Club |  18 May 2010
2 or more medical errors with adverse consequences, affecting 2.6% of patients, increased mortality in intensive care units
Peter Dodek, MD, MHSc
Ann Intern Med. 2010;152(10):JC5-12. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-152-10-201005180-02012
ACP Journal Club |  20 April 2010
Male gender, diabetes, COPD, anemia, and creatinine clearance < 30 mL/min predicted hospitalization after heart failure diagnosis
Bertram Pitt, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2010;152(8):JC4-2. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-152-8-201004200-02002
ACP Journal Club |  16 March 2010
Surgical masks were noninferior to N95 respirators for preventing influenza in health care providers
Lewis J. Radonovich, MD; Bradley S. Bender, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2010;152(6):JC3-2. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-152-6-201003160-02002
ACP Journal Club |  16 March 2010
Review: Addition of inhaled corticosteroids to long-acting β2-agonists does not improve outcomes in stable COPD
Shawn D. Aaron, MD, MSc
Ann Intern Med. 2010;152(6):JC3-5. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-152-6-201003160-02005
ACP Journal Club |  16 March 2010
On-demand ordering of chest radiographs reduced the number of chest radiographs in mechanically ventilated adults
Mark Soth, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2010;152(6):JC3-7. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-152-6-201003160-02007
ACP Journal Club |  16 February 2010
Noninvasive ventilation after extubation reduced respiratory failure and 90-day mortality in hypercapnic patients
Jill C. Rudkowski, MD, FRCPC
Ann Intern Med. 2010;152(4):JC2-4. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-152-4-201002160-02004
ACP Journal Club |  16 February 2010
Higher-intensity continuous renal-replacement therapy did not reduce mortality in critically ill patients with kidney injury
Chirag R. Parikh, MD, PhD; Justin Belcher, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2010;152(4):JC2-5. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-152-4-201002160-02005
ACP Journal Club |  16 February 2010
Estrogen plus progestin increased lung cancer mortality but not incidence in postmenopausal women
Bruce E. Johnson, MD; Cynda A. Johnson, MD, MBA
Ann Intern Med. 2010;152(4):JC2-8. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-152-4-201002160-02008
ACP Journal Club |  16 February 2010
Review: Neuraminidase inhibitors relieve influenza symptoms and reduce laboratory-confirmed influenza in healthy adults
Marek Smieja, MD, PhD
Ann Intern Med. 2010;152(4):JC2-11. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-152-4-201002160-02011
ACP Journal Club |  19 January 2010
A lifestyle intervention improved obstructive sleep apnea more than support and education in obese patients with diabetes
Tim Reynolds, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2010;152(2):JC1-5. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-152-2-201001190-02005
ACP Journal Club |  19 January 2010
An updated BODE index and a simplified ADO index predicted 3-year mortality in COPD better than the original BODE index
Christine F. McDonald, MBBS, PhD
Ann Intern Med. 2010;152(2):JC1-12. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-152-2-201001190-02012
ACP Journal Club |  19 January 2010
A model combining clinical assessment and NT-proBNP level accurately predicted heart failure in ED patients with dyspnea
James Brophy, MD, PhD
Ann Intern Med. 2010;152(2):JC1-13. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-152-2-201001190-02013
ACP Journal Club |  15 December 2009
PET plus CT was better than conventional methods for correctly upstaging early NSCLC
Klaus L. Irion, MD, PhD, FBCR, FRCR
Ann Intern Med. 2009;151(12):JC6-10. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-151-12-200912150-02010
ACP Journal Club |  15 December 2009
Screening with spiral CT did not reduce lung cancer mortality in older male smokers
Andrea Bezjak, MDCM, MSc
Ann Intern Med. 2009;151(12):JC6-11. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-151-12-200912150-02011
ACP Journal Club |  17 November 2009
Preoperative staging using PET-CT reduced futile thoracotomies more than conventional staging in non–small-cell lung cancer
Allen J. Blaivas, DO
Ann Intern Med. 2009;151(10):JC5-8. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-151-10-200911170-02008
ACP Journal Club |  15 September 2009
Accessing preappraised evidence: fine-tuning the 5S model into a 6S model
Alba DiCenso, RN, PhD; Liz Bayley, MLS; R. Brian Haynes, MD, PhD
Ann Intern Med. 2009;151(6):JC3-2. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-151-6-200909150-02002
ACP Journal Club |  15 September 2009
Review: Low-dose corticosteroids improve outcomes in acute lung injury and the acute respiratory distress syndrome
Niall D. Ferguson, MD, MSc
Ann Intern Med. 2009;151(6):JC3-12. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-151-6-200909150-02012
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