Prevention/Screening Collection
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ACP Journal Club |  19 April 2016
Review: In women ≥ 40 years of age at average risk, breast cancer screening causes some harms
Steven C. Krager, MD; Allan V. Prochazka, MD, MSc
Ann Intern Med. 2016;164(8):JC39. doi:10.7326/ACPJC-2016-164-8-039
ACP Journal Club |  19 April 2016
In primary prevention, the ACC/AHA risk-based approach predicted ASCVD better than trial-based or hybrid approaches
Michael Blaha, MD, MPH
Ann Intern Med. 2016;164(8):JC47. doi:10.7326/ACPJC-2016-164-8-047
ACP Journal Club |  16 February 2016
In patients with SBP ≥ 130 mm Hg and CV risk, intensive vs standard BP control reduced CV events and mortality
Saurav Chatterjee, MD; Partha Sardar, MD; Anasua Chakraborty, MD; et al.
Ann Intern Med. 2016;164(4):JC15. doi:10.7326/ACPJC-2016-164-4-015
ACP Journal Club |  15 December 2015
In veterans with PTSD, mindfulness-based group therapy reduced symptom severity
Patrick G. O’Malley, MD, MPH, FACP
Ann Intern Med. 2015;163(12):JC9. doi:10.7326/ACPJC-2015-163-12-009
ACP Journal Club |  17 November 2015
A balance retraining exercise program reduced injurious falls in at-risk older community-dwelling women
Calvin Hirsch, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2015;163(10):JC2. doi:10.7326/ACPJC-2015-163-10-002
ACP Journal Club |  20 October 2015
Review: Brief screening tests for dementia have pooled sensitivity of 76% to 92% and specificity of 81% to 91%
Eric Larson, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2015;163(8):JC10. doi:10.7326/ACPJC-2015-163-8-010
ACP Journal Club |  15 September 2015
Review: Influenza vaccination and inhaled therapies prevent acute exacerbations in COPD
Matthew B. Stanbrook, MD, PhD
Ann Intern Med. 2015;163(6):JC3. doi:10.7326/ACPJC-2015-163-6-003
ACP Journal Club |  18 August 2015
Review: Some commercial or proprietary weight-loss programs increase weight loss
Scott Kahan, MD, MPH; Kelly Theim, PhD
Ann Intern Med. 2015;163(4):JC8. doi:10.7326/ACPJC-2015-163-4-008
ACP Journal Club |  18 August 2015
In hospital rehabilitation units, adding individualized fall-prevention education to usual care reduced falls
Mark E. Williams, MD; Nortin M. Hadler, MD, MACP, MACR, FACOEM
Ann Intern Med. 2015;163(4):JC13. doi:10.7326/ACPJC-2015-163-4-013
ACP Journal Club |  16 June 2015
In multiple sclerosis, use of fingolimod reduced immune responses to influenza and tetanus booster vaccines
John R. Absher, MD, FAAN
Ann Intern Med. 2015;162(12):JC8. doi:10.7326/ACPJC-2015-162-12-008
ACP Journal Club |  21 April 2015
Quadrivalent HPV vaccination was not linked to multiple sclerosis or other demyelinating diseases
Bruno Granwehr, MD, MS, FACP
Ann Intern Med. 2015;162(8):JC13. doi:10.7326/ACPJC-2015-162-8-013
ACP Journal Club |  17 March 2015
In rotator cuff tears, primary tendon repair was better than physiotherapy for some measures of function at 5 y
Patrick Henry, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2015;162(6):JC11. doi:10.7326/ACPJC-2015-162-6-011
ACP Journal Club |  20 January 2015
In older adults, high- vs standard-dose influenza vaccine reduced laboratory-confirmed influenza
Calvin Hirsch, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2015;162(2):JC2. doi:10.7326/ACPJC-2015-162-2-002
ACP Journal Club |  20 January 2015
In hypertension with high CV risk, BP self-monitoring and medication self-titration reduced BP at 12 months
Dana J. Herrigel, MD; Laura Rees Willett, MD, FACP
Ann Intern Med. 2015;162(2):JC7. doi:10.7326/ACPJC-2015-162-2-007
ACP Journal Club |  16 December 2014
Pooled RCTs: BP-lowering drugs reduced major CV events; absolute reductions were greater with higher baseline risk
A.C. Felix Burden, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2014;161(12):JC5. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-161-12-201412160-02005
ACP Journal Club |  16 December 2014
Review: Diet and exercise counseling improve intermediate health outcomes in persons with CV risk factors
Alka M. Kanaya, MD
Ann Intern Med. 2014;161(12):JC7. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-161-12-201412160-02007
ACP Journal Club |  18 November 2014
Review: Screening and treating asymptomatic adults with carotid artery stenosis lead to no net benefit
David C. Anderson, MD,
Ann Intern Med. 2014;161(10):JC6. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-161-10-201411180-02006
ACP Journal Club |  18 November 2014
Review: In primary care, screening with the GAD-7 detected anxiety disorder; the PHQ detected panic disorder
Rodger Kessler, PhD, ABPP
Ann Intern Med. 2014;161(10):JC13. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-161-10-201411180-02013
ACP Journal Club |  21 October 2014
Intensive population-level screening and counseling did not reduce ischemic heart disease at 10 years
Dana J. Herrigel, MD; Laura Rees Willett, MD, FACP
Ann Intern Med. 2014;161(8):JC3. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-161-8-201410210-02003
ACP Journal Club |  16 September 2014
Review: In postmenopausal women and older men, vitamin D plus calcium reduces some fractures
KoKo Aung, MD, MPH
Ann Intern Med. 2014;161(6):JC5. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-161-6-201409160-02005
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