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  • QiQi : the journal of traditional eastern health & fitness

    chinese medicine in the treatment of cancer; five flavor theory; dit dah jow and it's effect on bio-electric nature of human tissue; qigong, the essence and foundation of tcm; the neglected principles of taijiquan; qi healing, can it be explained scientifically.

  • QiQi : the journal of traditional eastern health & fitness

    taoism and the allegory of internal alchemy; venerable taiji master, t.t. liang; the foundations of traditional chinese medicine; scientific tajiquan, the balance of yin yang in nthe human body is homeostatis; herbals, properties and nomenclature of effects.

  • Academic MedicineAcademic Medicine : Journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges

    spanish language concordance in u.s. medical care; oath taking at u.s. and canadian medical school ceremonies; framing medicine as a moral practice, an introductory medical school course; perceptual and structural facilitators and barriers to becoming a surgeon; what makes " difficult patients" difficult for medical students; interventions to improve the breaking of bad or difficult news; a systematic review and meta analysis.

  • Journal WatchJournal Watch : the new england journal of medicine

    homocysteine lowering therapy after venous thromboembolism; flu shots or intranasal flu vaccine for children; complete correction of anemia caused by renal disease may increase mortality; fenoldopam may prevent renal failure in critically ill patients; the abcd score, stratifying risk for stroke after tia; mri more sensitive than ct for acute ischemic stroke; large observational study, thrombolysis safe in acute ischemic stroke; ; management of venous thromboembolism; when should low molecular weight heparin be stopped preoperatively; increase venous thromboembolism in transdermal contraceptive users; treating infertility caused by polycystic ovary syndrome; abbreviated alcohol counseling ineffective for inpatients; statin therapy and atherosclerosis regression; does reducing iron stores improve cardiovascular outcomes; prognostic value of normal exercise imaging; assessing the value of repeatt bone mineral density measurements; complementary therapies for acute low back pain; neck support pillow plus exercise for chronic neck pain; diagnosing sleep apnea without a sleep study; treatment of kawasaki disease; new guidance on antiplatelet therapy after stenting, clinical advisory.

  • Journal WatchJournal Watch : the new england journal of medicine

    how long to take alendronate for osteoporosis; mammograms beginning at age 40, mortality reduced but not conclusively; mammographic density and breast cancer; trastuzmab reduces 2 year mortality in early breast cancer; does estrogen only postmenopausal therapy increase breast cancer risk; black cohosh and other botanicals for menopausal symptoms, no effect; serious complications of colonoscopy are not rare; early ercp vs conservative management in gallstone pancreatitis; adefovir for chronic hepatitis b, long term follow up; initial antiretroviral therapy, a two class combination is optimal; cost effectiveness analysis supports expanded hiv screening; how helpful is routine viral culture of csf ; predicting bacterial meningitis in children; when to switch from iv to oral antibiotics in severe community acquired pneumonia; influenza vaccine for nursing home staff benefits patients; new PET scanning technique identifies patients with mild cognitive impairment; predictive value of natriuretic peptide in coronary heart disease; predicting outcome after acute coronary syndrome; dopamine agonists and cardiac valvular disease; steroids don't help nonradicular low back pain; functional hypothalalamic amenorrhea is associated with disordered eating; ppis and risk for hip fracture.

  • Journal WatchJournal Watch : the new england journal of medicine

    clopidogrel in patients with drug eluting stents, how long is long enough; reducing catheter related bloodstream infections; do statins reduce perioperative complications; rifampin for tuberculin reactors; bal vs endotracheal aspiration in ventilator associated pneumonia; sitagliptin, a new oral agent fpr diabetes; cannabinoid receptor blocker apperas to reduce weight and lower hba in diabetics; effect of maternal weight loss from obesity surgery on obesity in offspring; do the bugs in our gut affect our weight; vitamin d , protective effect against multiple sclerosis? improving care for dementia patients and caregivers; hospital admission for mental illness, is a new baby a risk factor; dramatic increase in dextromethorphan abuse among adolescents; safety of pertussis vaccine in older children; diagnosing adrenal insufficiency in severe sepsis; relevance of thyroid nodules found incidentally on ct; testosterone levels, lh levels and erectile dysfunction; three approahes to tennis elbow; google, another way to search for a diagnosis; newer biomakers add little in predicting death, cv events.

  • Journal WatchJournal Watch : the new england journal of medicine

    which drug for initial treatment of type 2 disbetes; pioglitazone for nonalcoholic steatohepatitis; late pci after myocardial infarction in stable patients-where's the benfit?; multislice ct for evaluatin of chest pain; treatment vs observation in older men with localized prostate cancer; possible new approach to overactive bladder in men; alpha lipoic acid for diabetic neuropathy; no need to treat asymptomatic bacteriuria in women with diabetes; top medical stories of 2006; even after it ends, a lifestyle intervention prevents diabetes; does home use of peak flow meters improve asthma management in adults; does circumcision prevent sexually transmitted infections;does iron decrease the risk for ovulatory infertility; a noninvasive way to identify esophageal varices; self management of osteoartritis helps, but only a bit; a report card for the worrisome 2005-2005 flu vaccine.

  • Journal WatchJournal Watch : the new england journal of medicine

    is surgery necessary for lumbar disk herniation; preoperative cardiac testing for intermediate risk patients?; beta blockers for patients undergoing noncardiac surgery; correcting anemia in patients with chronic kidney disease; characteristics of small renal tumors; psa screening among older men in poor health; a new cox 2 inhibitor is no more cardiotoxic than an older nsaid; low carbohydrate diets and coronary risk; antithrombotic therapy and risk for upper gi bleeding; high dose induction steroid therapy for giant cell arteritis; a new class of drugs for hyponatremia; can we prevent anaphylactic reactions to contrast media?; screening for diabetes in pediatric primary care; pneumococcal conjugate vaccine effective in various schedules; when should acute otitis media be treated with antibiotics; bullying is rife in u.s. medical schools; suicide risk in blacks; fetal pulse oximetry does not alter the rate of cesarean delivery; avian flu, deadly and difficult to diagnose; treating hiv infection with intermittent antiretrovirals fails.

  • Journal WatchJournal Watch : the new england journal of medicine

    diastolic heart failure in the community, prevalence and impact; is there awareness in the vegetative state; chronic fatigue syndrome documented after certain infections; prior hospital room occupants, a source of antibiotic resistant bacteria; a sneeze may launch a thousand staph; rescreenig people with stds; 23 valent pneumococcal vaccine lowers bacteremia risk; immunization in infants, long or short needle; respiratory benefits of a legislative ban on smoking in public places; not much evidence for specific ldl targets; delta dimer to determine duration of anticoagulation after venous thromboembolism; presentation of reflux esophagitis in the elderly; rifazimin for irritable bowel syndrome; natural history of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease; does menopausal hormone therapy increase risk for ovarian cancer; is piriformis syndrome for real; acupuncture for low back pain? triaging patients with minor head injury; high numbers of physically unfit adolescents; when is androgen therapy indicated for women; ramelteon, efficacy and abuse potential; molecule extends vitality and lifespan in mice.

  • Journal WatchJournal Watch : the new england journal of medicine

    dhea and testosterone supplementation, no anti aging bebefits for older adults; ct screening for lung cancer; carotid stenting vs endarterectomy, more confusion than clarity; more ambiguous results on carotid stenting vs endarterectomy; what is the optimal timing for carotid endarterectomy; drug eluting stents for st segment elevation mi; invasive strategy for non st elevation myocardial ischemia still beneficial at 5 years; high dose statins benefit patients with chd and metabolic syndrome; valvular heart disease still prevalent, especially in elders; adult survivors of childhood cancer; is influenza vaccination safe in young children; reactions to a second dose of mmr vaccine; a whole virus vaccine for avian flu appears safe and immungenic; causes of death in the haart era; does medical therapy aid in the passage of ureteral stones; inhaled corticosteroids and risk of fracture; double balloon enteroscopy, new approach for suspected small bowel bleeding; do ppis increase risk for community acquired c. difficile infection; probiotics prevent antibiotic associated diarrhea in children; substantial weight loss between pregnancies increases the risk for preterm birth; weight gain between pregnancies may adversely affect pregnancy outcomes; still more results from a large depression trial.

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