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PEPID Emergency Medicine Suite

Special Updates
  • November is Diabetes Awareness Month:
    • Diabetes Mellitus: General Information
    • Gestational Diabetes Mellitus
    • DKA, Overview
    • Standards of Care for Diabetes
Emergency Medicine Content
  • 2016-2017 Influenza Season - ACIP Recommendations
  • Abruptio Placentae
  • Amebiasis
  • Bronchoscopy Procedures
  • Chloroform
  • Cryptosporidium Infections
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT): Treatment
  • Food Poisoning Overview: Toxins
  • Giardiasis
  • Horner Syndrome
  • IgA Nephropathy (Berger's Disease)l
  • Influenza in Pregnancy: General Guidance
  • Influenza: Overview
  • Laryngitis
  • Nitrogen Dioxide Toxicity
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament Injury
  • Salmonellosis
  • Vibrio parahaemolyticus Infections
Drug Knowledge Base
  • 4 New Drugs Added
    • Calcifediol
    • Etanercept-szzs
    • Sofosbuvir/Velpatasvir
    • Tetracaine/Oxymetazoline
  • New indications/dosing forms:
    • Betamethasone
    • Dapsone
    • Ipilimumab

  • Dosing updates and changes:
    • Axitinib

 

PEPID Pediatric Emergency Medicine Suite

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Content
  • 2016-2017 Influenza Season - ACIP Recommendations
  • Aphthous Stomatitis
  • Beta Thalassemia
  • Brief Resolved Unexplained Events
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Distal Phalanx Fractures
  • Ectopic Testis
  • Greenstick Fractures
  • Horner Syndrome
  • IgA Nephropathy (Berger's Disease)
  • Laryngitis
  • Nightstick Ulna Fractures
  • Proximal Humeral Epiphysiolysis (Little-League Shoulder)
  • Psoriatic Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis
  • Torus Fractures
Drug Knowledge Base
  • New Drugs Added
    • Calcifediol
    • Etanercept-szzs
    • Sofosbuvir/Velpatasvir
    • Tetracaine/Oxymetazoline
  • New indications/dosing forms:
    • Betamethasone
    • Dapsone
    • Ipilimumab

  • Dosing updates and changes:
    • Axitinib


 

PEPID Primary Care Plus Ambulatory Care

Special Updates
  • November is Diabetes Awareness Month:
    • Diabetes Mellitus: General Information
    • Gestational Diabetes Mellitus
    • DKA, Overview
    • Standards of Care for Diabetes
    New and Updated Medical Content
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Chlamydia trachomatis Infection
    • Chloroform Poisoning
    • Deep Venous Thrombosis: Treatment
    • Neisseria gonorrhoeae Infection
    • Nitrogen Dioxide Toxicity
    • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
    • Reye's Syndrome
    Evidence Based Medicine
    • 3 New Clinical Inquiries Have Been Added
      • Do autologous blood and PRP injections effectively treat tennis elbow?
      • Which SSRIs most effectively treat depression in adolescents?
      • Does knuckle popping lead to arthritis?
    • 72 FPIN Evidence Based Practice Newsletter Entries Have Been Added
      • Does a daily exercise program lead to prolonged retention of cognitive function in patients with Alzheimer’s disease?
      • What evidence supports the recommendation to limit screen time to fewer than 2 hours for children 2 to 18 years old?
      • When should CT urography be used as the initial imaging test in adults with gross hematuria?
      • Do routine community deworming programs in populations with high disease burdens decrease morbidity or improve child growth, cognition, and school performance?
      • Does morphine sleep prolong latent labor?
      • Is cryotherapy the best treatment for cutaneous warts?
      • Do annual preventive examinations lead to better mortality outcomes?
      • Is transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) more effective than placebo for management of chronic low back pain?
      • Do ultrasound-guided steroid injections have better results than blind injections in patients with trochanteric bursitis (greater trochanteric pain syndrome)?
      • What is the most effective corticosteroid regimen for treating COPD exacerbations?
      • In otherwise healthy patients with chronic inorganic constipation, are there adverse effects from long-term daily use of polyethylene glycol?
      • Is there increased risk of melanoma in patients that use tanning beds?
      • Is prolonged-release oxycodone/naloxone as safe, tolerable, and effective as prolonged-release oxycodone monotherapy for chronic nonmalignant pain?
      • When is lead screening appropriate in adolescents?
      • Are pediatric group visits effective for the treatment of obesity?
      • What is the best way to prevent recurrent kidney stones?
      • What is the risk for developing Guillain-Barré syndrome as a consequence of influenza vaccination?
      • Do women experience a shorter second stage of labor when birthing in the vertical position as compared to the horizontal position?
      • Does delivery position affect the frequency or severity of perineal lacerations?
      • Do steroid injections improve pain symptoms in adults with chronic plantar fasciitis?
      • How long is an exercise stress test reliable in a patient with chest pain and a recent negative exercise stress test?
      • Do over-the-counter remedies relieve cough in acute upper respiratory infections?
      • Does therapy for depression in teens decrease the likelihood of depression in adulthood?
      • In patients with chronic neuropathic pain, which antidepressants are the most effective for treatment?
      • What is the best pharmacologic treatment for gastroparesis?
      • Are orthostatic vital signs useful in detecting dehydration and hypovolemia in adults?
      • What is the best treatment for vertebral body compression fractures in osteoporotic women?
      • How does negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) compare with other treatments for acute surgical wounds?
      • What are the sensitivity and specificity of serum immunoassay testing in adults with allergic rhinitis?
      • What are the most effective treatment options for Chlamydia trachomatis in pregnancy?
      • Is it safe to breastfeed infants who have received hepatitis B vaccine at birth if the mother has chronic hepatitis B?
      • Does coffee consumption lead to poor outcomes in patients with tachycardia?
      • What is the best pharmacologic management of insomnia in patients with COPD?
      • Can DPP-4 inhibitors be used safely along with metformin in the elderly population?
      • Is telephone counseling an effective weight loss strategy in obese adolescents?
      • How effective is allopurinol at suppressing recurrent gout attacks?
      • Does the use of EMLA cream (topical lidocaine/prilocaine) decrease the pain of circumcision in newborn boys compared with placebo or dorsal penile nerve block plus lidocaine?
      • Which patients would benefit from computed tomography coronary angiogram (CTCA) for evaluation of coronary artery disease (CAD)?
      • Does eating a raw food diet prevent or treat diabetes?
      • Is self-swabbing for gonorrhea and Chlamydia an acceptable method for screening in men who have sex with men?
    • What medications are safe and effective in pediatric patients with depression?
    • What are the risks and benefits of discontinuing bisphosphonate therapy?
    • Should you discontinue beta-blockers in patients admitted for a CHF exacerbation currently taking a beta-blocker?
    • Are proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) more effective than H2 receptor agonists (H2RAs) for adults with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)?
    • Does bicycling, in otherwise healthy men, increase the risk of erectile dysfunction?
    • Does the presence of lower extremity edema affect outcomes of patients with lower extremity cellulitis?
    • What is the best imaging strategy for diagnosing a painless scrotal mass?
    • Are azapirones more effective than placebo in treating panic disorder among adults?
    • How does regional anesthesia (epidural or combined spinal-epidural) affect childbirth outcomes?
    • Does self-monitoring blood glucose improve outcomes in patients with type 2 diabetes not taking insulin?
    • Are serial ECGs useful in the diagnosis of myocardial infarction?
    • What is the best regimen to prevent exercise-induced bronchoconstriction in a child with underlying asthma?
    • Are any beta-blockers less likely to cause erectile dysfunction?
    • Does application of antibiotic ointment to wounds after minor elective skin lesion procedures improve healing or decrease the rate of infection?
    • What is the differential diagnosis of otalgia in an adult with a normal ear examination?
    • Does vitamin D level affect outcomes in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)?
    • Is garcinia cambogia more effective for weight loss than diet and exercise?
    • Do the same infants who develop seborrheic dermatitis also develop atopic dermatitis?
    • In adults with esophageal spasms, are noninvasive pharmacologic treatments superior to nonpharmacologic treatments?
    • In patients with type 2 diabetes, is intensive glucose control more cardioprotective than standard glucose control?
    • Is transabdominal ultrasound measurement of single deepest vertical pocket effective for ruling out oligohydramnios and predicting complications?
    • Are probiotics effective for the prevention of upper respiratory infections in children?
    • Are electrotherapy modalities effective for reducing pain and improving function in patients with adhesive capsulitis (frozen shoulder)?
    • Should women with a single first-degree relative with breast cancer begin mammography at age 40?
    • What are the best pharmacologic smoking cessation options for patients with mental health conditions?
    • Are patient satisfaction rates higher for birthing center births compared with hospital births?
    • What is the risk of transmission of an untreated wart?
    • Is naltrexone effective for smoking cessation?
    • In hospitalized patients undergoing alcohol withdrawal, does fixed-dosing or as-needed (PRN) dosing of benzodiazepines result in better patient outcomes?
    • What is the best way to confirm a medication abortion is complete?
    • How effective are immune modulator injections of the globe in patients with wet macular degeneration?
    • When should magnesium sulfate be initiated in patients presenting with preeclampsia without severe features?
    • 2 New PURLs Have Been Added
      • Yeast infection in pregnancy? Think twice about fluconazole
      • Monitoring home BP readings just got easier
    • 2 New U.S. Preventative Service Task Force Recommendations Entries Have Been Added
      • Lipid Disorders in Children and Adolescents: Screening
      • Latent Tuberculosis Infection: Screening
    Drug Knowledge Base
    • 4 New Drugs Added
      • Calcifediol
      • Etanercept-szzs
      • Sofosbuvir/Velpatasvir
      • Tetracaine/Oxymetazoline
    • New indications/dosing forms:
      • Betamethasone
      • Dapsone
      • Ipilimumab

    • Dosing updates and changes:
      • Axitinib

     

    PEPID Nursing Suites

    Professional Nursing, Oncology Nursing, Student Nursing, Gerontological Nursing, and Critical Care Nursing

    Medical/Nursing Content
    • New and Updated Nursing Content:
      • Review of Systems (ROS)
    • New and Updated Oncology Nursing Suite Monographs:
      • Head And Neck Cancer
      • Chemotherapy
        • Principles of Chemotherapy
        • Types of Chemotherapy Agents
      • New and Updated Critical Care Nursing Suite Monographs:
        • Ventilator Associated Pneumonia (VAP)
        • New and Updated Medical Monographs:
          • 2016-2017 ACIP Influenza Vaccination Recommendations
          • Barrett's Esophagus
          • Chlamydia trachomatis Infection
          • Chloroform
          • Deep Venous Thrombosis: Treatment
          • Neisseria gonorrhoeae Infection
          • Nitrogen Dioxide Toxicity
          • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria (PNH)
          • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
          • Reye's Syndrome
        • New and Updated Nursing Considerations in Medical Monographs:
          • Chlamydia Trachomatis
          • Endofibrosis of the Iliac Artery
          • Neisseria gonorrhoeae Infection
          • Nephrolithiasis
          • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria (PNH)
          • New and Updated Evidence-Based Practice
            • Clinical Inquires
            • Evidence-Based Practice Inquiries
            • PURLS
            • Nephrolithiasis
            • U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendations

          • New and Updated Nursing Considerations in Drug Monographs:
            • Daclizumab

          • New or Updated Evidence-Based Practice:
            • Clinical Inquires
            • Evidence-Based Practice Inquiries
            • PURLS
            • U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendations
          Drug Knowledge Base
          • 4 New Drugs Added
            • Calcifediol
            • Etanercept-szzs
            • Sofosbuvir/Velpatasvir
            • Tetracaine/Oxymetazoline
          • New indications/dosing forms:
            • Betamethasone
            • Dapsone
            • Ipilimumab

          • Dosing updates and changes:
            • Axitinib
          Medical Calculators:
          • McGill Pain Questionnaire
          • Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis Severity Score (SCORTEN) Calculator

           

          PEPID Clinical Rotation Companion Suite

          Special Updates
          • November is Diabetes Awareness Month:
            • Diabetes Mellitus: General Information
            • Gestational Diabetes Mellitus
            • DKA, Overview
            • Standards of Care for Diabetes
          New and Updated Medical Content
          • Barrett's Esophagus
          • Chlamydia trachomatis Infection
          • Chloroform Poisoning
          • Deep Venous Thrombosis: Treatment
          • Neisseria gonorrhoeae Infection
          • Nitrogen Dioxide Toxicity
          • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
          • Reye's Syndrome
          Evidence Based Medicine
          • 3 New Clinical Inquiries Have Been Added
            • Do autologous blood and PRP injections effectively treat tennis elbow?
            • Which SSRIs most effectively treat depression in adolescents?
            • Does knuckle popping lead to arthritis?
          • 72 FPIN Evidence Based Practice Newsletter Entries Have Been Added
            • Does a daily exercise program lead to prolonged retention of cognitive function in patients with Alzheimer’s disease?
            • What evidence supports the recommendation to limit screen time to fewer than 2 hours for children 2 to 18 years old?
            • When should CT urography be used as the initial imaging test in adults with gross hematuria?
            • Do routine community deworming programs in populations with high disease burdens decrease morbidity or improve child growth, cognition, and school performance?
            • Does morphine sleep prolong latent labor?
            • Is cryotherapy the best treatment for cutaneous warts?
            • Do annual preventive examinations lead to better mortality outcomes?
            • Is transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) more effective than placebo for management of chronic low back pain?
            • Do ultrasound-guided steroid injections have better results than blind injections in patients with trochanteric bursitis (greater trochanteric pain syndrome)?
            • What is the most effective corticosteroid regimen for treating COPD exacerbations?
            • In otherwise healthy patients with chronic inorganic constipation, are there adverse effects from long-term daily use of polyethylene glycol?
            • Is there increased risk of melanoma in patients that use tanning beds?
            • Is prolonged-release oxycodone/naloxone as safe, tolerable, and effective as prolonged-release oxycodone monotherapy for chronic nonmalignant pain?
            • When is lead screening appropriate in adolescents?
            • Are pediatric group visits effective for the treatment of obesity?
            • What is the best way to prevent recurrent kidney stones?
            • What is the risk for developing Guillain-Barré syndrome as a consequence of influenza vaccination?
            • Do women experience a shorter second stage of labor when birthing in the vertical position as compared to the horizontal position?
            • Does delivery position affect the frequency or severity of perineal lacerations?
            • Do steroid injections improve pain symptoms in adults with chronic plantar fasciitis?
            • How long is an exercise stress test reliable in a patient with chest pain and a recent negative exercise stress test?
            • Do over-the-counter remedies relieve cough in acute upper respiratory infections?
            • Does therapy for depression in teens decrease the likelihood of depression in adulthood?
            • In patients with chronic neuropathic pain, which antidepressants are the most effective for treatment?
            • What is the best pharmacologic treatment for gastroparesis?
            • Are orthostatic vital signs useful in detecting dehydration and hypovolemia in adults?
            • What is the best treatment for vertebral body compression fractures in osteoporotic women?
            • How does negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) compare with other treatments for acute surgical wounds?
            • What are the sensitivity and specificity of serum immunoassay testing in adults with allergic rhinitis?
            • What are the most effective treatment options for Chlamydia trachomatis in pregnancy?
            • Is it safe to breastfeed infants who have received hepatitis B vaccine at birth if the mother has chronic hepatitis B?
            • Does coffee consumption lead to poor outcomes in patients with tachycardia?
            • What is the best pharmacologic management of insomnia in patients with COPD?
            • Can DPP-4 inhibitors be used safely along with metformin in the elderly population?
            • Is telephone counseling an effective weight loss strategy in obese adolescents?
            • How effective is allopurinol at suppressing recurrent gout attacks?
            • Does the use of EMLA cream (topical lidocaine/prilocaine) decrease the pain of circumcision in newborn boys compared with placebo or dorsal penile nerve block plus lidocaine?
            • Which patients would benefit from computed tomography coronary angiogram (CTCA) for evaluation of coronary artery disease (CAD)?
            • Does eating a raw food diet prevent or treat diabetes?
            • Is self-swabbing for gonorrhea and Chlamydia an acceptable method for screening in men who have sex with men?
          • What medications are safe and effective in pediatric patients with depression?
          • What are the risks and benefits of discontinuing bisphosphonate therapy?
          • Should you discontinue beta-blockers in patients admitted for a CHF exacerbation currently taking a beta-blocker?
          • Are proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) more effective than H2 receptor agonists (H2RAs) for adults with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)?
          • Does bicycling, in otherwise healthy men, increase the risk of erectile dysfunction?
          • Does the presence of lower extremity edema affect outcomes of patients with lower extremity cellulitis?
          • What is the best imaging strategy for diagnosing a painless scrotal mass?
          • Are azapirones more effective than placebo in treating panic disorder among adults?
          • How does regional anesthesia (epidural or combined spinal-epidural) affect childbirth outcomes?
          • Does self-monitoring blood glucose improve outcomes in patients with type 2 diabetes not taking insulin?
          • Are serial ECGs useful in the diagnosis of myocardial infarction?
          • What is the best regimen to prevent exercise-induced bronchoconstriction in a child with underlying asthma?
          • Are any beta-blockers less likely to cause erectile dysfunction?
          • Does application of antibiotic ointment to wounds after minor elective skin lesion procedures improve healing or decrease the rate of infection?
          • What is the differential diagnosis of otalgia in an adult with a normal ear examination?
          • Does vitamin D level affect outcomes in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)?
          • Is garcinia cambogia more effective for weight loss than diet and exercise?
          • Do the same infants who develop seborrheic dermatitis also develop atopic dermatitis?
          • In adults with esophageal spasms, are noninvasive pharmacologic treatments superior to nonpharmacologic treatments?
          • In patients with type 2 diabetes, is intensive glucose control more cardioprotective than standard glucose control?
          • Is transabdominal ultrasound measurement of single deepest vertical pocket effective for ruling out oligohydramnios and predicting complications?
          • Are probiotics effective for the prevention of upper respiratory infections in children?
          • Are electrotherapy modalities effective for reducing pain and improving function in patients with adhesive capsulitis (frozen shoulder)?
          • Should women with a single first-degree relative with breast cancer begin mammography at age 40?
          • What are the best pharmacologic smoking cessation options for patients with mental health conditions?
          • Are patient satisfaction rates higher for birthing center births compared with hospital births?
          • What is the risk of transmission of an untreated wart?
          • Is naltrexone effective for smoking cessation?
          • In hospitalized patients undergoing alcohol withdrawal, does fixed-dosing or as-needed (PRN) dosing of benzodiazepines result in better patient outcomes?
          • What is the best way to confirm a medication abortion is complete?
          • How effective are immune modulator injections of the globe in patients with wet macular degeneration?
          • When should magnesium sulfate be initiated in patients presenting with preeclampsia without severe features?
          • 2 New PURLs Have Been Added
            • Yeast infection in pregnancy? Think twice about fluconazole
            • Monitoring home BP readings just got easier
          • 2 New U.S. Preventative Service Task Force Recommendations Entries Have Been Added
            • Lipid Disorders in Children and Adolescents: Screening
            • Latent Tuberculosis Infection: Screening
          Drug Knowledge Base
          • 4 New Drugs Added
            • Calcifediol
            • Etanercept-szzs
            • Sofosbuvir/Velpatasvir
            • Tetracaine/Oxymetazoline
          • New indications/dosing forms:
            • Betamethasone
            • Dapsone
            • Ipilimumab

          • Dosing updates and changes:
            • Axitinib

           

          PEPID Pharmacist Pro with AHFS

          Medical Content
          • New and Updated Medical Content:
            • 2016-2017 ACIP Influenza Vaccination Recommendations
            • ACLS Drugs: ACE-Inhibitors
            • ACLS Drugs: Adenosine and Amiodarone
            • ACLS Drugs: Aspirin and Atropine
            • ACLS Drugs: Beta-Blockers
            • ACLS Drugs: Calcium Chloride, Clopidogrel, Digibind
            • ACLS Drugs: Digoxin, Diltiazem, Dobutamine
            • ACLS Drugs: Dopamine, Epinephrine
            • ACLS Drugs: Flumazenil, Furosemide, Glucagon
            • ACLS Drugs: Glycoprotein IIa/IIIb Inhibitors
            • ACLS Drugs: Heparins, Bivalirudin
            • ACLS Drugs: Ibutilide, Inamrinone, Isoproterenol
            • ACLS Drugs: Thrombolytics
            • ACLS: Fibrinolytic Checklist Algorithm
            • ACLS: Hypothermia Field Management Algorithm
            • ACLS: Hypothermia Management
            • Abdominal Pain in the Elderly Patient
            • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
            • Autism Spectrum Disorder
            • Breast Cancer Screening
            • Brief Resolved Unexplained Events
            • Carbon Monoxide Toxicity
          • Childhood-Onset Fluency Disorder (Stuttering)
          • Chlorine Toxicity
          • Cricothyroidotomy: Open Technique
          • Cyanide Poisoning
          • Endotracheal Tube Placement and Management
          • Fournier's Gangrene
          • Hepatic Encephalopathy
          • Hypertensive Emergency
          • Liver Disease and AIDS
          • Lung Cancer
          • Menopause: Vasomotor Symptoms
          • Metal Fume Fever
          • Nausea and Vomiting in Pregnancy
          • Nephrolithiasis
          • Pancreatic Cancer
          • Prostate Cancer
          • Squamous Cell Cancer
          • Testosterone Deficiency
          • Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
          • Traumatic Eye Injuries: Examination
          • Zika Virus
          Evidence Based Medicine
          • 6 New Clinical Inquiries Have Been Added
            • Are IV fluids better than oral rehydration for children with acute diarrhea and vomiting?
            • Surgery vs conservative management for AC joint repair: How do the 2 compare?
            • Do corticosteroids reduce bronchiolitis hospitalizations?
            • Do novel oral anticoagulants safely prevent stroke in patients with nonvalvular A-fib?
            • What’s the most effective topical Tx for scalp psoriasis?
            • Does oseltamivir shorten flu symptom duration?
          • 51 New FPIN Evidence Based Practice Newsletter Entries Have Been Added
            • What are the complications and complication rates of cosmetic Botox injections?
            • Does continuous labor support decrease rates of cesarean and assisted vaginal delivery?
            • What is the best test to screen for dementia in the primary care setting?
            • Does bracing in adolescents with idiopathic scoliosis reduce scoliosis progression or surgical intervention?
            • Are statins effective for primary prevention of CVD?
            • Does nasal saline irrigation decrease the symptoms of seasonal allergic rhinitis when used as adjunctive therapy?
            • Do macrolides have long-term clinical benefits in patients with severe asthma?
            • What is an appropriate age to stop screening for colorectal cancer?
            • What is the best imaging test for the diagnosis of acute appendicitis in children?
            • Should you use progesterone in a postmenopausal patient with a uterus on chronic vaginal estrogen?
            • Does annual monofilament testing in patients with diabetes improve outcomes?
            • Is there a benefit from antiplatelet therapy for preeclampsia prophylaxis in patients at risk for developing preeclampsia?
            • How effective is circumcision in reducing recurrent UTIs in boys with prior UTI?
            • Is cytisine effective for smoking cessation?
            • Is single-dose fosfomycin an effective treatment for uncomplicated UTIs?
            • Is acupuncture an effective treatment for pelvic and lower back pain in pregnancy?
            • Which probiotic species or combinations of species are best for treating irritable bowel syndrome?
            • Will variations in malaria prevalence due to climate change have clinical implications in the northern hemisphere?
            • Which patients with syncope should be admitted to the hospital?
            • Does vitamin D supplementation reduce the risk of fractures in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis?
            • What is the most effective prophylactic medication for migraine headaches?
            • Does the addition of whole-fiber food reduce the new diagnosis of colorectal cancer in adults with a history of adenomatous polyps?
            • Does a low glycemic index diet lead to greater weight loss at 6 months in overweight adults compared with no dietary restriction?
            • In patients who have had a renal transplant, what medication factors influence the incidence and management of hypertension?
            • What are appropriate treatment goals for hypertension in patients over age 80?
            • Is paroxetine a safe and effective treatment for vasomotor symptoms?
            • Is there an association between prenatal acetaminophen use and development of asthma?
            • Does stopping a statin increase the short-term risk of a cardiovascular event?
            • How useful is hospital telemetry in diagnosing patients admitted with syncope?
            • Are alpha2-adrenergic agonists effective for management of opioid withdrawal?
            • What is the appropriate initial management for a patient found to have a monoclonal gammopathy?
            • Are tricyclic antidepressants effective at improving symptoms of ADHD in children and adolescents?
            • Can clinicians reliably auscultate crackles on lung exam and differentiate between fine and coarse crackles?
            • What is an appropriate initial diagnostic workup for primary amenorrhea?
            • Three ways to promote physician health and well-being
            • What is the best intervention to prevent adolescent pregnancies?
            • How long until there are detrimental effects from bacterial meningitis with delayed antibiotics?
            • Do honey-based wound dressings promote faster wound healing than traditional wound care products in otherwise healthy patients with acute wounds (burns, lacerations)?
            • What clinical tools can help assess the ability of elderly patients to drive safely?
            • Is cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) an effective treatment for fibromyalgia?
            • How do you noninvasively diagnose medial plica syndrome (MPS) of the knee?
            • In patients with previous stroke or at high vascular risk, is aspirin better than clopidogrel or ticlopidine for preventing recurrent stroke?
            • Are breast self-examinations effective screening tests for breast cancer?
            • Should you treat an upper extremity DVT with anticoagulation?
            • For patients with cardiorenal syndrome, does chronic hemodialysis result in fewer heart failure (HF) exacerbations than diuretic use?
            • What treatments are effective for acute alcohol withdrawal syndrome (AWS) not adequately controlled with benzodiazepines?
            • In patients with acute radiculopathy due to a herniated lumbar disk, do oral steroids improve pain compared with placebo?
            • Do children exposed to maternal opioids during gestation have increased risk of long-term deficits compared with children who were not exposed?
            • Is dermoscopy helpful in differentiating alopecia areata from other forms of alopecia?
            • Are oral anti-allergy treatments as effective as injection immunotherapy (allergy shots)?
            • Does the use of lubricants with perineal massage during the second stage of labor prevent perineal tears?
          • 3 New PURLs Have Been Added
            • More isn’t better with acute low back pain treatment
            • Light therapy for nonseasonal major depressive disorder?
            • On-demand pill protocol protects against HIV
          • 3 New U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendations Have Been Added
            • Syphilis Infection in Nonpregnant Adults and Adolescents: Screening
            • Colorectal Cancer: Screening
            • Skin Cancer: Screening
          Pharmacology
          • New and Updated Drug Monographs:
            • Alectinib
            • Antihemophilic Factor (recombinant), Fc Fusion Protein
            • Antihemophilic Factor (Recombinant), Porcine Sequence
            • Asfotase Alfa
            • Atezolizumab
            • Avanafil
            • Brexpiprazole
            • Brivaracetam
            • Cariprazine
            • Cholic Acid
            • Coagulation Factor IX (Recombinant, Human)
            • Cobicistat
            • Daclizumab
            • Daratumumab
            • Defibrotide Sodium
            • Deoxycholic Acid
            • Dichlorphenamide
            • Eliglustat
            • Elotuzumab
            • Elvitegravir
            • Elvitegravir, Cobicistat, Emtricitabine, and Tenofovir Alafenamide
            • Estrogen-Progestin Combinations
            • Idarucizumab
            • Insulin Degludec
          • Lesinurad
          • Lumacaftor and Ivacaftor
          • Mepolizumab
          • Metreleptin
          • Necitumumab
          • Netupitant and Palonosetron
          • Obeticholic Acid
          • Obiltoxaximab
          • Osimertinib
          • Palbociclib
          • Patiromer
          • Pimavanserin
          • Raxibacumab
          • Reslizumab
          • Rolapitant
          • Sacubitril and Valsartan
          • Sebelipase Alfa
          • Selexipag
          • Sonidegib
          • Sugammadex
          • Trabectedin
          • Trifluridine and Tipiracil
          • Venetoclax
          • Ivabradine Hydrochloride
          • Ixazomib
          • Ixekizumab

          • Revised Drug Monographs:
            • Acetazolamide
            • Alteplase
            • Apraclonidine
            • Aprepitant/Fosaprepitant
            • Aztreonam
            • Bevacizumab
            • Bosutinib
            • Brentuximab
            • Carfilzomib
            • Carglumic Acid
            • Ceftaroline
            • Ciprofloxacin (Systemic)
            • Clopidogrel
            • Cysteamine (EENT)
            • Dabrafenib
            • Daclatasvir
            • Danazol
            • Daunorubicin
            • Deferiprone
            • Disopyramide
            • Dobutamine
            • Droxidopa
            • Elbasvir and Grazoprevir
            • Emtricitabine
            • Epinephrine (Systemic)
            • Fidaxomicin
            • Fluconazole
            • Fluoxymesterone
            • Gemifloxacin (Systemic)
            • Icatibant
            • Imipenem and Cilastatin
          • Influenza Vaccine Live Intranasal
          • Influenza Vaccine Recombinant
          • Influenza Virus Vaccine Inactivated
          • Ketoconazole (Systemic)
          • Ledipasvir and Sofosbuvir
          • Levofloxacin (Systemic)
          • Methyltestosterone
          • Moxifloxacin (Systemic)
          • Nitroglycerin (Systemic)
          • Ofloxacin (Systemic)
          • Ombitasvir/Paritaprevir/Ritonavir
          • Ombitasvir/Paritaprevir/Ritonavir with Dasabuvir
          • Oxandrolone
          • Panobinostat
          • Perampanel
          • Phentolamine
          • Procainamide
          • Raxibacumab
          • Rifaximin
          • Rilpivirine
          • Simeprevir
          • Sofosbuvir
          • Sunitinib
          • Tasimelteon
          • Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate
          • Testosterone
          • Ticagrelor
          • Trametinib Dimethyl Sulfoxide
          • Trifluridine
          • Vemurafenib
          • Vortioxetine
          Drug Interactions Generator
          • Interactions for new and existing drugs added