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Long-Term Outcomes for Pediatric Patients Having Transscleral Fixation of the Capsular Bag With Intraocular Lens for Ectopia Lentis.
Posted Date: 9/19/2018 2:53:00 PM
Issue: Ophthalmology - September 2018 - Vol. 39 - No. 8
Author(s): Scott D. Smith, MD, MPH
Surgical management of ectopia lentis with capsular fixation of the intraocular lens is possible using a modified capsule tension ring with suture eyelets.
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Tailoring Adjuvant Endocrine Therapy for Premenopausal Breast Cancer.
Posted Date: 9/17/2018 6:19:00 PM
Issue: Cancer Management - September 2018 - Vol. 48 - No. 4
Author(s): Alan B. Grosbach, MD
Among premenopausal women with breast cancer, the addition of ovarian suppression to tamoxifen has been found to improve both disease-free and overall survival over tamoxifen alone.
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Functional Recovery, Oncologic Outcomes and Postoperative Complications After Robot-Assisted Radical Prostatectomy: An Evidence-Based Analysis Comparing the Retzius Sparing and Standard Approaches.
Posted Date: 9/17/2018 6:09:00 PM
Issue: Urology - September 2018 - Vol. 37 - No. 1
Author(s): William P. Parker, MD
Among patients with prostate cancer, early continence using the Retzius sparing approach is superior to the anterior prostatectomy approach; however, this difference becomes statistically nonsignificant with 12-month follow-up.
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Efficacy of a Dual-Ring Wound Protector for Prevention of Surgical Site Infections After Pancreaticoduodenectomy in Patients With Intrabiliary Stents: A Randomized Clinical Trial.
Posted Date: 9/12/2018 2:03:00 PM
Issue: General Surgery - September 2018 - Vol. 48 - No. 2
Author(s): Raminder Nirula, MD, MPH
Among adult patients with intrabiliary stents, the use of a dual ring wound protector during pancreaticoduodenectomy significantly reduces the risk of incisional surgical site infections.
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Anesthesia Care Team Composition and Surgical Outcomes.
Posted Date: 9/10/2018 6:07:00 PM
Issue: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery - September 2018 - Vol. 36 - No. 4
Author(s): Jeffrey D. Bennett, DMD

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Assessing an Oral Surgery Specific Protocol for Patients on Direct Oral Anticoagulants: A Retrospective Controlled Cohort Study.
Posted Date: 9/10/2018 6:07:00 PM
Issue: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery - September 2018 - Vol. 36 - No. 4
Author(s): Elie M. Ferneini, MD, DMD, MHS, MBA, FACS
Dental extractions can be safely performed in patients on direct oral anticoagulant therapy without any alteration or discontinuation of this therapy.
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Screening for Prostate Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.
Posted Date: 9/7/2018 5:15:00 PM
Issue: Family Practice - September 2018 - Vol. 47 - No. 11
Author(s): John Van Loon Sheffield, MD, FACP
U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends shared decision-making for screening men with prostate cancer who are aged 55 to 69 years.
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Effectiveness of Systemic Family Therapy Versus Treatment as Usual for Young People After Self-Harm: A Pragmatic, Phase 3, Multicentre, Randomised Controlled Trial.
Posted Date: 8/29/2018 4:33:00 PM
Issue: Psychiatry - August 30, 2018 - Vol. 46 - No. 4
Author(s): Smitha Bhandari, MD
Cottrell et al showed that repeated self-harm events were noted in >25% of the family therapy group.
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Internet Addiction and Its Relationship With Suicidal Behaviors: A Meta-Analysis of Multinational Observational Studies.
Posted Date: 8/29/2018 4:33:00 PM
Issue: Psychiatry - August 30, 2018 - Vol. 46 - No. 4
Author(s): John G. Koutras, MD
It appears that asking patients about internet addiction behaviors may be important for assessing for suicidality, but challenging without established diagnostic criteria.
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The Impact of Prolonged, Selective, Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor Treatment on Serum Lipid and Glucose Levels in Children and Adolescents: A Preliminary Prospective Study.
Posted Date: 8/29/2018 4:33:00 PM
Issue: Psychiatry - August 30, 2018 - Vol. 46 - No. 4
Author(s): John G. Koutras, MD
Although the impact of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors on lipid and glucose levels in children and adolescents may not be as severe as adults, further investigation is needed to help determine the risk.
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Diabetes After Hormone Therapy in Breast Cancer Survivors: A Case-Cohort Study.
Posted Date: 8/24/2018 6:35:00 PM
Issue: Cancer Management - August 30, 2018 - Vol. 48 - No. 3
Author(s): James J. Stark, MD, FACP

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Long-Term Safety of Pregnancy Following Breast Cancer According to Estrogen Receptor Status.
Posted Date: 8/24/2018 6:35:00 PM
Issue: Cancer Management - August 30, 2018 - Vol. 48 - No. 3
Author(s): Todd M. Tuttle, MD
In a study assessing the safety of pregnancy in women with a history of estrogen receptor (ER)-positive breast cancer, no difference has been observed in disease-free survival between the pregnant and nonpregnant cohorts.
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A Prospective International Multicentre Cohort Study of Intraoperative Heart Rate and Systolic Blood Pressure and Myocardial Injury After Noncardiac Surgery: Results of the VISION Study.
Posted Date: 8/22/2018 9:14:00 PM
Issue: Anesthesiology - August 30, 2018 - Vol. 46 - No. 11
Author(s): Andrew D. Sedivy, MD
Intraoperative tachycardia and hypotension are associated with myocardial injury after noncardiac surgery.
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Analysis of Inpatient Falls After Total Knee Arthroplasty in Patients With Continuous Femoral Nerve Block.
Posted Date: 8/22/2018 9:14:00 PM
Issue: Anesthesiology - August 30, 2018 - Vol. 46 - No. 11
Author(s): Andrew D. Sedivy, MD
In order to reduce falls, patients should wear a knee immobilizer after surgery and older, sicker patients should have assistance ambulating, especially going to the bathroom.
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Postoperative Bleeding Risk of Direct Oral Anticoagulants After Oral Surgery Procedures: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Posted Date: 8/22/2018 3:05:00 PM
Issue: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery - August 30, 2018 - Vol. 36 - No. 3
Author(s): Elie M. Ferneini, MD, DMD, MHS, MBA, FACS
Patients on direct oral anticoagulant therapy are at increased risk of postoperative bleeding after oral surgical procedures.
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Lymphoma Risk and Overall Safety Profile of Adalimumab in Patients With Crohn's Disease With Up to 6 Years of Follow-Up in the PYRAMID Registry.
Posted Date: 8/21/2018 5:30:00 PM
Issue: Gastroenterology - August 30, 2018 - Vol. 36 - No. 9
Author(s): Aline Charabaty, MD
The risk of lymphoma with adalimumab is increased with concomitant use of thiopurine in patients with Crohn disease.
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Frequency of Pediatric Emergencies in Ambulatory Practices.
Posted Date: 8/20/2018 7:18:00 PM
Issue: Emergency Medicine - August 30, 2018 - Vol. 46 - No. 11
Author(s): Paul Rega, MD, FACEP
The majority of pediatric emergencies seen in pediatricians' offices is respiratory in nature.
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Suicide Risk Behaviors Among Sexual Minority Adolescents in the United States, 2015.
Posted Date: 8/20/2018 7:18:00 PM
Issue: Emergency Medicine - August 30, 2018 - Vol. 46 - No. 11
Author(s): David C. Rettew, MD
New nationally representative data show markedly higher levels of suicidal thinking and behavior among gay, lesbian, and bisexual youth compared to heterosexuals.
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Effect of Perioperative Gabapentin on Postoperative Pain Resolution and Opioid Cessation in a Mixed Surgical Cohort: A Randomized Clinical Trial.
Posted Date: 8/20/2018 2:00:00 PM
Issue: General Surgery - August 30, 2018 - Vol. 48 - No. 1
Author(s): Jeremy Juern, MD
A dose of gabapentin preoperatively and 9 doses postoperatively might help get patients off opioids sooner.
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