Sep 23, 2021
As part of an annual review of medical literature, this podcast will dissect several medical journal articles, discuss some of their finer points, and how it can relate to medical practice today.
In this podcast Dr. Valerie Johnson, an emergency medicine physician with EMPAC, and Dr. Abby Elliott, a family medicine physician with Lakeview Clinic, cover a variety of topic areas from five journal articles. If you like to skip to the conclusion part of the article, this podcast is for you.
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*See the attachment for article discussion summaries.
Journal Article 1: "Healthy Weight Loss Maintenance with Exercise, Liraglutide, or Both Combined"
J., Janus, C., Jensen, S., Juhl, C., Olsen, L., Christensen, R.,
Svane, M., Bandholm, T.,Bojsen-Møller, K., Blond, M., Jensen, J.,
Stallknecht, B., Holst, J., Madsbad, S. and Torekov, S.,
2021. Healthy Weight Loss Maintenance with Exercise, Liraglutide,
or Both Combined. New England Journal of Medicine,
384(18), pp.1719-1730. Available: https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/nejmoa2028198
Journal Article 2: "Diagnosis of Non-Consensus Transient Ischaemic Attack with Focal, Negative, and Non-Progressive Symptoms: Population-Based Validation By Investigation and Prognosis"
CITATION: Tuna, M.
and Rothwell, P., 2021. Diagnosis of non-consensus transient
ischaemic attacks with focal, negative, and non-progressive
symptoms: population-based validation by investigation and
prognosis. The Lancet, 397(10277), pp.902-912. Available:
Journal Article 3: "Cardiovascular Outcomes and Mortality Associated with Discontinuing Statins in Older Patients Receiving Polypharmacy"
CITATION: Rea, F.,
Biffi, A., Ronco, R., Franchi, M., Cammarota, S., Citarella, A.,
Conti, V., Filippelli, A., Sellitto, C.and Corrao, G., 2021.
Cardiovascular Outcomes and Mortality Associated With Discontinuing
Statins in Older Patients Receiving Polypharmacy. JAMA Network
Open, 4(6), p.e2113186. Available:
Journal Article 4: "Early Care of Adults with Suspected Sepsis in the Emergency Department and Out-of-Hospital Environment: A Consensus-Based Task Force Report"
D., Mohr, N., Shapiro, N., Venkatesh, A., Jones, A. and Self,
W., 2021. Early Care of Adults With Suspected Sepsis in
the Emergency Department and Out-of-Hospital Environment: A
Consensus-Based Task Force Report. Annals of Emergency
Medicine, 78(1),pp.1-19. Available:
Journal Article 5: "Associations of Suicidality Trends with Cannabis Use as Function of Sex/Depression Status"
CITATION: Han, B., Compton, W., Einstein, E. and Volkow, N., 2021. Associations of Suicidality Trends With Cannabis Use as a Function of Sex and Depression Status. JAMA Network Open, 4(6), p.e2113025. Available: https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamanetworkopen/fullarticle/2781215