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Primecuts – This Week in the Journals

PrimeCuts 8 min read

By Marcus Anthony, MD

Peer Reviewed 

With medicine advancing at such a rapid pace, it is crucial for physicians to keep up with the medical literature. This can quickly become an overwhelming endeavor given the sheer quantity and breadth of literature released on a …

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Primecuts – This Week in the Journals

PrimeCuts 6 min read

Alison Dempsey, MD

Peer Reviewed

With medicine advancing at such a rapid pace, it is crucial for physicians to keep up with the medical literature. This can quickly become an overwhelming endeavor …

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Chiefs’ Inquiry Corner – 3/16/20

  • NYU Brooklyn: Does mitral annuloplasty fall under the definition of “valvular atrial fibrillation”?
  • VA Clinic: Is perioperative smoking cessation associated with increased risk for perioperative pulmonary complications?
  • VA Hospital: What is the appropriate management for patients with dysphonia?

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Chiefs’ Inquiry Corner – 3/9/20

  • VA Clinic: Is there any benefit to increasing the dose of tamsulosin from 0.4 mg to 0.8 mg for the treatment of benign prostatic hypertrophy?
  • Bellevue Hospital: Can fentanyl cause serotonin syndrome?
  • VA Hospital: What is the significance of positive antiphospholipid antibodies?

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Chiefs’ Inquiry Corner – 3/2/20

  • Bellevue Hospital: What is the appropriate initial workup for a patient with newly diagnosed atrial fibrillation?
  • VA Clinic: Why did recommendations for PCV13 (Prevnar) vaccination in older adults change?
  • Tisch/Kimmel: Which malignancies are people with HIV most at risk of developing?

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Primecuts – This Week in the Journals

PrimeCuts 5 min read

By Nasia Frattaroli, MD

Peer Reviewed

With medicine advancing at such a rapid pace, it is crucial for physicians to keep up with the medical literature. This can quickly become an overwhelming endeavor given the sheer …

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