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Originals

Implementation of Observational Pain Management Protocol for Residents With Dementia: A Cluster-RCT
Liu JY, Lai CK. Implementation of Observational Pain Management Protocol for Residents With Dementia: A Cluster-RCT. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2017 Feb 2. doi: 10.1111/jgs.14763. (Original) PMID: 28152167

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«To investigate whether the implementation of the Observational Pain Management Protocol (Protocol) can improve pain management for nursing home residents with dementia.»

Effectiveness of an Internet-Delivered Exercise and Pain-Coping Skills Training Intervention for Persons With Chronic Knee Pain: A Randomized Trial
Bennell KL, Nelligan R, Dobson F, et al. Effectiveness of an Internet-Delivered Exercise and Pain-Coping Skills Training Intervention for Persons With Chronic Knee Pain: A Randomized Trial. Ann Intern Med. 2017 Feb 21. doi: 10.7326/M16-1714. (Original) PMID: 28241215

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«Effective, accessible biopsychosocial treatments are needed to manage chronic knee pain on a population level.»

Sodium Bicarbonate Versus Sodium Chloride for Preventing Contrast-Associated Acute Kidney Injury in Critically Ill Patients: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Valette X, Desmeulles I, Savary B, et al. Sodium Bicarbonate Versus Sodium Chloride for Preventing Contrast-Associated Acute Kidney Injury in Critically Ill Patients: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Crit Care Med. 2017 Feb 7. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000002267. (Original) PMID: 28181941

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«To test whether hydration with bicarbonate rather than isotonic sodium chloride reduces the risk of contrast-associated acute kidney injury in critically ill patients.»

Review

Screening for Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Adults: Evidence Report and Systematic Review for the US Preventive Services Task Force
Jonas DE, Amick HR, Feltner C, et al. Screening for Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Adults: Evidence Report and Systematic Review for the US Preventive Services Task Force. JAMA. 2017 Jan 24;317(4):415-433. doi: 10.1001/jama.2016.19635. (Review) PMID: 28118460

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«To review primary care-relevant evidence on screening adults for OSA, test accuracy, and treatment of OSA, to inform the US Preventive Services Task Force.»

Hepatitis B immunoglobulin during pregnancy for prevention of mother-to-child transmission of hepatitis B virus
Eke AC, Eleje GU, Eke UA, et al. Hepatitis B immunoglobulin during pregnancy for prevention of mother-to-child transmission of hepatitis B virus. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2017 Feb 11;2:CD008545. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD008545.pub2. (Review) PMID: 28188612

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«Hepatitis is a viral infection of the liver. It is mainly transmitted between people through contact with infected blood, frequently from mother to baby in-utero. Hepatitis B poses significant risk to the fetus and up to 85% of infants infected by their mothers at birth develop chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection.»