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1 Benefit of early statin therapy in patients with acute myocardial infarction who have extremely low low-density lipoprotein cholesterol Full Text JACC - Journal of the American College of Cardiology, October 8, 2012 Original Publication Date: October 7, 2011    Clinical Article

2 Nurse prescribing in general practice: a qualitative study indicates increased job satisfaction and work-related stress Full Text Family Practice, October 8, 2012 Original Publication Date: October 7, 2011

3 Age-Specific Differences in Outcomes After Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrests Full Text Pediatrics, October 8, 2012 Original Publication Date: October 7, 2011

4 Relationship of Maternal Snuff Use and Cigarette Smoking With Neonatal Apnea Full Text Pediatrics, October 8, 2012 Original Publication Date: October 7, 2011

5 A prospective cohort study of health behavior profiles after age 50 and mortality risk Full Text BMC Public Health, October 8, 2012

6 Small proportions of actively-smoking patrons and high PM2.5 levels in southern California tribal casinos: support for smoking bans or designated smoking areas Full Text BMC Public Health, October 8, 2012

7 A Phase 1 dose-escalation study of the safety and pharmacokinetics of once-daily oral foretinib, a multi-kinase inhibitor, in patients with solid tumors Full Text Investigational New Drugs, October 8, 2012    Clinical Article

8 Incidence and Age-Specific Presentation of Restrictive Eating Disorders in Children: A Canadian Paediatric Surveillance Program Study Full Text Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, October 8, 2012 Original Publication Date: October 7, 2011

9 The short-term effect on alliance and satisfaction of using patient feedback scales in mental health out-patient treatment. A randomised controlled trial Full Text BMC Health Services Research, October 8, 2012

10 Phase I and pharmacokinetic study of pazopanib and lapatinib combination therapy in patients with advanced solid tumors Full Text Investigational New Drugs, October 8, 2012    Clinical Article

11 Pam50 breast cancer subtyping by RT-QPCR and concordance with standard clinical molecular markers Full Text BMC Genomics, October 8, 2012

12 Effect of vaccination with N-glycolyl GM3/VSSP vaccine by subcutaneous injection in patients with advanced cutaneous melanoma Full Text Cancer Management and Research, October 8, 2012

13 Patterns and socioeconomic influences of tobacco exposure in tobacco cultivating rural areas of Yunnan Province, China Full Text BMC Public Health, October 8, 2012

14 The I405V and Taq1B polymorphisms of the CETP gene differentially affect sub-clinical carotid atherosclerosis Full Text Lipids in Health and Disease, October 8, 2012

15 Predictors of overweight and obesity in adult women in Nairobi Province, Kenya Full Text BMC Public Health, October 8, 2012

16 Factors influencing participant enrolment in a diabetes prevention program in general practice: lessons from the Sydney diabetes prevention program Full Text BMC Public Health, October 8, 2012

17 Correlates of Delayed Sexual Intercourse and Condom Use among Adolescents in Uganda: a cross-sectional study Full Text BMC Public Health, October 8, 2012

18 Leisure time activities in adolescence in the presence of susceptibility genes for obesity: risk or resilience against overweight in adulthood? The HUNT study Full Text BMC Public Health, October 8, 2012

19 Analyses of body composition charts among younger and older Chinese children and adolescents aged 5 to 18 years Full Text BMC Public Health, October 8, 2012

20 Clinical, epidemiological, and spatial characteristics of Vibrio parahaemolyticus diarrhea and cholera in the urban slums of Kolkata, India Full Text BMC Public Health, October 8, 2012

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Clinical Pearls in Family Medicine

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Vitamin D supplementation decreases systemic inflammation in T2DM

In a 12-week randomized, controlled trial, ingestion of a vitamin D-fortified yogurt (170 mg calcium + 500 IU vitamin D/250 mL; n=50) twice daily decreased markers of inflammation compared with placebo yogurt (170 mg calcium; n=50). Compared with baseline measures, the 25(OH)D levels were increased and the TNF-alpha, IL-6, hsCRP, SAA, and IL-10 levels were decreased in the group supplemented with vitamin D compared with the group that received placebo.

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Mediterranean diet associated with decreased diabetes, cardiovascular events, and all-cause mortality

Researchers at the University of Palermo conducted a study involving 9109 subjects with a mean follow-up of 6.2 years which showed that the subjects who adhered to a Mediterranean diet had increased dietary fiber, decreased total dietary fat, and an increased intake of monosaturated-to-saturated fats. Further, the incidence of diabetes, cardiovascular events, and all-cause mortality was lower in the subjects who followed a Mediterranean diet.

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Natalizumab superior to IFN-? 1a in MS patients

Based on a retrospective study conducted at the Federico II University (Naples), researchers have concluded that treatment of patients (n=84) with relapsing-remitting MS natalizumab for 12-24 months resulted in a greater reduction in disease activity (annualized relapse rate, .24 vs. .55, respectively) and disability progression than patients treated with INF-? 1a. The number of contrast-enhancing lesions was also less in the natalizumab-treated group.

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1 Coffee consumption and prostate cancer risk: An updated meta-analysis Cancer Causes and Control, March 3, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

2 Coffee intake and gastric cancer risk Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, March 10, 2014

3 Tea consumption and the risk of five major cancers: A dose-response meta-analysis of prospective studies BMC Cancer, March 18, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

4 Coffee intake and gastric cancer risk Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, March 19, 2014

5 Is ginger effective for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome? A double blind randomized controlled pilot trial Complementary Therapies in Medicine, March 4, 2014

6 Associations between serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations and multiple health conditions, physical performance measures, disability, and all-cause mortality: The Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, March 13, 2014

7 Egg consumption and cardiovascular disease among diabetic individuals: A systematic review of the literature Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity: Targets and Therapy, March 28, 2014    Free full text    Review Article

8 Effects of pomegranate juice consumption on inflammatory markers in patients with type 2 diabetes: A randomized, placebo-controlled trial Journal of Research in Medical Sciences, March 20, 2014

9 Effects of yoga on cardiovascular disease risk factors: A systematic review and meta-analysis International Journal of Cardiology, March 17, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

10 Effect of omega-3 fatty acid supplementation on cancer incidence, non-vascular death, and total mortality: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials BMC Public Health, March 5, 2014    Free full text    Evidence Based Medicine

11 The effect of green tea on blood pressure and lipid profile: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials Nutrition, Metabolism & Cardiovascular Diseases, March 27, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

12 The effect of three weeks green tea extract consumption on blood pressure, heart rate responses to a single bout resistance exercise in hypertensive women High Blood Pressure & Cardiovascular Prevention, March 14, 2014

13 Meat consumption and the risk of hepatocellular carcinoma Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, March 6, 2014    Review Article

14 Tea consumption and leukemia risk: A meta-analysis Tumor Biology, February 12, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine

15 Is breakfast skipping associated with physical activity among US adolescents? A cross-sectional study of adolescents aged 12–19 years, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) Public Health Nutrition, March 12, 2014

16 Dietary carrot consumption and the risk of prostate cancer European Journal of Nutrition, February 17, 2014

17 The association between caffeine and cognitive decline: Examining alternative causal hypotheses International Psychogeriatrics, March 18, 2014    Review Article

18 Estimation of fish intake in Asian and white female adolescents, and association with 2-year changes in body fatness and body fat distribution: The Female Adolescent Maturation Study Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, March 24, 2014

19 The low-carbohydrate diet and cardiovascular risk factors: Evidence from epidemiologic studies Nutrition, Metabolism & Cardiovascular Diseases, March 12, 2014    Evidence Based Medicine    Review Article

20 A green and black tea extract benefits urological health in men with lower urinary tract symptoms Therapeutic Advances in Urology, March 26, 2014

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