Prevention/Screening Collection
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ACP Journal Club |  16 June 2009
Postmenopausal hormone therapy was cost-effective when started at age 50 years but not at 65 years
Bruce E. Johnson, MD; Cynda Ann Johnson, MD, MBA
Ann Intern Med. 2009;150(12):JC6-15. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-150-12-200906160-02015
ACP Journal Club |  19 May 2009
Review: Pneumococcal vaccination is not effective for preventing pneumonia, bacteremia, bronchitis, or mortality
Jennie Johnstone, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2009;150(10):JC5-4. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-150-10-200905190-02004
ACP Journal Club |  19 May 2009
Benazepril plus amlodipine reduced cardiovascular risk more than benazepril plus hydrochlorothiazide
Simon W. Rabkin, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2009;150(10):JC5-8. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-150-10-200905190-02008
ACP Journal Club |  19 May 2009
Intensive primary care treatment reduced cardiovascular risk factors at 1 year in screen-detected type 2 diabetes
C. Raina Elley, MD; Tim Kenealy, MD, PhD
Ann Intern Med. 2009;150(10):JC5-9. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-150-10-200905190-02009
ACP Journal Club |  19 May 2009
Absolute CVD risk, stratified by risk score, was 20% higher in primary care patients with CVD than in those without CVD
Tim Lancaster, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2009;150(10):JC5-15. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-150-10-200905190-02015
ACP Journal Club |  21 April 2009
Review: Statins are effective for prevention of cardiovascular events in patients without coronary heart disease
Finlay A. McAlister, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2009;150(8):JC4-5. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-150-8-200904210-02005
ACP Journal Club |  21 April 2009
Self-monitored, home-based pulmonary rehab was noninferior to outpatient, hospital-based rehab for COPD
Michael Greenstone, MD, FRCP
Ann Intern Med. 2009;150(8):JC4-7. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-150-8-200904210-02007
ACP Journal Club |  21 April 2009
Review: Metformin reduces risk for CV mortality compared with other oral diabetes drugs or placebo in type 2 diabetes
Lorraine Lipscombe, MD, MSc, FRCPC
Ann Intern Med. 2009;150(8):JC4-8. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-150-8-200904210-02008
ACP Journal Club |  21 April 2009
Review: Newer screening tests have varied sensitivity and moderate-to-high specificity for detecting colorectal cancer
Robert H. Fletcher, MD, MSc
Ann Intern Med. 2009;150(8):JC4-15. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-150-8-200904210-02015
ACP Journal Club |  17 March 2009
Combined therapy with folic acid and vitamins B6 and B12 did not affect cancer risk in women at high risk for CV disease
Andrew K. Diehl, MD, MSc
Ann Intern Med. 2009;150(6):JC3-9. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-150-6-200903170-02009
ACP Journal Club |  17 March 2009
Selenium and vitamin E, alone or together, did not prevent prostate cancer
Richard M. Hoffman, MD, MPH
Ann Intern Med. 2009;150(6):JC3-10. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-150-6-200903170-02010
ACP Journal Club |  17 March 2009
Reynolds Risk Score for men predicted cardiovascular events more accurately than traditional risk factors only
Keane K. Lee, MD; Mark A. Hlatky, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2009;150(6):JC3-14. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-150-6-200903170-02014
ACP Journal Club |  20 February 2009
Influenza immunization during pregnancy reduced influenza in infants and respiratory illness in mothers
Bruno P. Granwehr, MD, MS
Ann Intern Med. 2009;150(4):JC2-5. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-150-4-200902170-02005
ACP Journal Club |  17 February 2009
Aspirin plus extended-release dipyridamole and clopidogrel were similarly effective for preventing recurrent stroke
Michael A. Sloan, MD, MS
Ann Intern Med. 2009;150(4):JC2-8. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-150-4-200902170-02008
ACP Journal Club |  17 February 2009
Telmisartan did not prevent recurrent stroke or major cardiovascular events
Michael A. Sloan, MD, MS
Ann Intern Med. 2009;150(4):JC2-9. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-150-4-200902170-02009
ACP Journal Club |  20 January 2009
Applying evidence: What’s the next action?
Paul Glasziou, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2009;150(2):JC1-2. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-150-2-200901200-02002
ACP Journal Club |  20 January 2009
Aspirin and/or antioxidants did not prevent CV events in diabetes and peripheral arterial disease
Michael E. Farkouh, MD, MSc
Ann Intern Med. 2009;150(2):JC1-8. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-150-2-200901200-02008
ACP Journal Club |  16 December 2008
GRADE: assessing the quality of evidence for diagnostic recommendations
Holger J. Schünemann, MD, PhD; Andrew D. Oxman, MD, MSc; Jan Brozek, MD, PhD; et al.
Ann Intern Med. 2008;149(12):JC6-2. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-149-12-200812160-02002
ACP Journal Club |  18 November 2008
Evidence in context: One person's poison is another's acceptable risk
R. Brian Haynes, MD; Lawrence E. Hart, MB, BCh
Ann Intern Med. 2008;149(10):JC5-2. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-149-10-200811180-02002
ACP Journal Club |  18 November 2008
4% lidocaine gel applied to the breasts before screening mammography reduced discomfort
Chris Del Mar, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2008;149(10):JC5-9. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-149-10-200811180-02009
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