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Diagnosis and Management of Tickborne Rickettsial Diseases: Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever and Other Spotted Fever Group Rickettsioses, Ehrlichioses, and Anaplasmosis

Diagnosis and Management of Tickborne Rickettsial Diseases: Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever and Other Spotted Fever Group Rickettsioses, Ehrlichioses, and Anaplasmosis

United States: Recommendations and Reports / May 13, 2016 / 65(2);1–44 http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/65/rr/rr6502a1.htm This is an excellent and detailed review of ...
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Medical Error—the Third Leading Cause of Death in the US

Medical Error—the Third Leading Cause of Death in the US

BMJ 2016;353:i2139 The annual list of the most common causes of death in the United States, compiled by the Centers ...
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Effect of Noninvasive Ventilation Delivered by Helmet vs Face Mask on the Rate of Endotracheal Intubation in Patients With Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

Effect of Noninvasive Ventilation Delivered by Helmet vs Face Mask on the Rate of Endotracheal Intubation in Patients With Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

Bhakti K. Patel, MD1; Krysta S. Wolfe, MD1; Anne S. Pohlman, MSN1; Jesse B. Hall, MD1; John P. Kress, MD1 ...
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FDA Calls for More Restrictions on Fluoroquinolone Use

FDA Calls for More Restrictions on Fluoroquinolone Use

Kristin J. Kelley, Edited by Susan Sadoughi, MD, and André Sofair, MD, MPH The risks for "disabling and potentially permanent" ...
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Infant Swaddling Tied to Increased SIDS Risk

Infant Swaddling Tied to Increased SIDS Risk

Louis M. Bell, MD, Dr. Bell is an associate editor with NEJM Journal Watch Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine Swaddling is ...
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β-Blockers for Systolic Heart Failure: All Age Groups Benefit

β-Blockers for Systolic Heart Failure: All Age Groups Benefit

Paul S. Mueller, MD, MPH, FACP reviewing Kotecha D et al. BMJ 2016 Apr 20. Hoes AW. BMJ 2016 Apr ...
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