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Journal Club December 2013

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December 2013 Journal Club for Hospital Medicine


The Hospital Medicine Journal Club for December 2013 will be on Wednesday, December 4, 2013, at noon in 5ACC.


Candidate Articles for Review

  • Stone NJ, et al. 2013 ACC/AHA Guideline on the Treatment of Blood Cholesterol to Reduce Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Risk in Adults: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines. Circulation. published online November 12, 2013. Article LinkPDF
  • Hooton, TM. Voided Midstream Urine Culture and Acute Cystitis in Premenopausal Women. N Engl J Med 2013; 369:1883-1891. DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1302186. Article LinkPDF
  • Fogerty RL, et al. Effectiveness of written hospitalist sign-outs in answering overnight inquiries. J Hosp Med. 2013 Nov;8(11):609-14. doi: 10.1002/jhm.2090. Epub 2013 Oct 16. PMID: 24132945. Journal Article LinkPDF
  • Ho KM, Tan JA. Stratified meta-analysis of intermittent pneumatic compression of the lower limbs to prevent venous thromboembolism in hospitalized patients. Circulation. 2013 Aug 27;128(9):1003-20. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.113.002690. Epub 2013 Jul 12. PMID: 23852609. Journal Article LinkPDF
  • He J, et al; for the CATIS Investigators. Effects of Immediate Blood Pressure Reduction on Death and Major Disability in Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke: The CATIS Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA. 2013 Nov 17. doi: 10.1001/jama.2013.282543. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 24240777. Journal Article LinkPDF
  • Nielsen N, et al; the TTM Trial Investigators. Targeted Temperature Management at 33°C versus 36°C after Cardiac Arrest. N Engl J Med. 2013 Nov 17. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 24237006. Journal Article LinkPDF
  • Andersson C, et al. Association of β-Blocker Therapy With Risks of Adverse Cardiovascular Events and Deaths in Patients With Ischemic Heart Disease Undergoing Noncardiac Surgery: A Danish Nationwide Cohort Study. JAMA Intern Med. 2013 Nov 18. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2013.11349. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 24247428. Journal Article LinkPDF
  • Tsai TC, et al. Variation in surgical-readmission rates and quality of hospital care. N Engl J Med. 2013 Sep 19;369(12):1134-42. doi: 10.1056/NEJMsa1303118. PMID: 24047062. Journal Article LinkPDF


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Reviewer Article
Richard Vestal Fogerty RL, et al. Effectiveness of written hospitalist sign-outs in answering overnight inquiriesJ Hosp Med.


Articles of Interest



Review Articles

  • Review Article 1
  • Review Article 2

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