December Journal Watch

Another fantastic edition of Journal Watch, our resident-led publication with micro-reviews of recent journal articles. Stay up to date on recent advances with brief but comprehensive analyses by our own residents! Articles highlighted this month:

  • EKG Challenge – Dr. Jeanney Lew
  • Dermatology Image Challenge – Dr. Joshua Owen
  • Empagliflozin, Cardiovascular Outcomes, and Mortality in Type 2 Diabetes – Dr. Tri Le
  • Impact of proton pump inhibitor treatment on gastrointestinal bleeding associated with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug use among post-myocardial infarction patients taking antithrombotics: nationwide study – Dr. Udayan Shah
  • Loss of Infliximab Into Feces Is Associated With Lack of Response to
    Therapy in Patients With Severe Ulcerative Colitis – Dr. Udayan Shah
  • Isosorbide Mononitrate in Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction – Dr. Stephanie Chiao
  • On-Demand Preexposure Prophylaxis in Men at High Risk for HIV-1 Infection – Dr. Stephanie Chiao

  • Randomized Trial of Reduced-Nicotine Standards for Cigarettes – Dr. Wally Omar
  • American Geriatrics Society 2015 Updated Beers Criteria for Potentially Inappropriate Medication Use in Older Adults – Dr. Emily Bowen
  • Hyperparathyroidism Associated with Long-Term Proton Pump Inhibitors Independent of Concurrent Bisphosphonate Therapy in Elderly Adults – Dr. Nathalie Kolandjian
  • Chimeric antigen receptor T cell therapy: 25 years in the making – Dr. Arjun Gupta
  • Association Between Hospitalization With Community-Acquired Laboratory-Confirmed Influenza Pneumonia and Prior Receipt of Influenza Vaccination – Dr. Natalia Rocha
  • Prevention of Contrast-Induced Nephropathy by Central Venous Pressure-Guided Fluid Administration in Chronic Kidney Disease and Congestive Heart Failure Patients – Dr. Jeanney Lew
  • Intensive Supportive Care plus Immunosuppression in IgA Nephropathy – Dr. Jeanney Lew
  • Permissive Underfeeding or Standard Enteral Feeding in Critically Ill Adults – Dr. Mark Weinreich
  • Anticholinergic vs. Long-Acting B-Agonist in Combination with Inhaled Corticosteroids in Black Adults with Asthma – Dr. Mark Weinreich
  • Symptom Assessment in Knee Osteoarthritis Needs to Account for Physical Activity Level – Dr. Wally Omar