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New series from The Lancet: Physical Activity 2021.

23 Jul, 2021 | 10:37h | UTC

Homepage: Physical Activity 2021 – The Lancet (free registration required for all articles)

Summary and commentary: Experts call for immediate action to ensure physical activity is built into everyday lives – News Medical

 

Commentary on Twitter (thread – click for more)

 


RCT: Progressive exercise compared with best practice advice, with or without corticosteroid injection, for the treatment of patients with rotator cuff disorders.

22 Jul, 2021 | 10:42h | UTC

Progressive exercise compared with best practice advice, with or without corticosteroid injection, for the treatment of patients with rotator cuff disorders (GRASP): a multicentre, pragmatic, 2 × 2 factorial, randomised controlled trial – The Lancet

Commentaries: Optimising treatment for patients with rotator cuff disorders – The Lancet (free registration required)

 

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Review: Personalized mechanical ventilation in acute respiratory distress syndrome.

22 Jul, 2021 | 10:40h | UTC

Personalized mechanical ventilation in acute respiratory distress syndrome – Critical Care

Related: M-A of randomized trials: In patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome, there was no difference in mortality between higher vs. lower positive end-expiratory pressure strategies. AND Seminar | Acute respiratory distress syndrome. AND Short review: Diagnosis and management of acute respiratory distress syndrome

 


ICU Survivorship—The relationship of delirium, sedation, dementia, and acquired weakness.

21 Jul, 2021 | 10:32h | UTC

ICU Survivorship—The Relationship of Delirium, Sedation, Dementia, and Acquired Weakness – Critical Care Medicine

 


Sacroiliac joint dysfunction: pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment.

21 Jul, 2021 | 10:26h | UTC

Sacroiliac joint dysfunction: pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment – European Spine Journal

 


Review: Symptoms, complications and management of long COVID.

18 Jul, 2021 | 23:46h | UTC

Symptoms, complications and management of long COVID: a review – Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine

Commentary: Long COVID: More likely in patients with 5+ symptoms in first week of infection – SAGE Publications

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


Long Covid: fatigue, post-exertional malaise, and cognitive dysfunction are the most common symptoms, according to an international survey.

18 Jul, 2021 | 23:44h | UTC

Characterizing long COVID in an international cohort: 7 months of symptoms and their impact – EClinicalMedicine

Commentaries: Identification of over 200 long COVID symptoms prompts call for UK screening programme – University College London AND A survey of long-haulers found 66 symptoms that lasted more than 6 months. Tiredness and brain fog were most common. – Insider AND Long Covid has more than 200 symptoms, study finds – The Guardian

 


Studies elucidate poorly understood long COVID.

18 Jul, 2021 | 23:42h | UTC

Studies elucidate poorly understood long COVID – CIDRAP

 


AHA/ASA Scientific Statement: Primary Care of Adult Patients After Stroke.

18 Jul, 2021 | 23:20h | UTC

Primary Care of Adult Patients After Stroke: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association – Stroke

News release: Comprehensive primary care is vital to holistic care and optimal recovery after a stroke – American Heart Association

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


M-A of randomized trials: In patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome, there was no difference in mortality between higher vs. lower positive end-expiratory pressure strategies.

16 Jul, 2021 | 10:43h | UTC

Higher versus lower positive end-expiratory pressure in patients without acute respiratory distress syndrome: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials – Critical Care

 


RCT: Effect of neurofeedback facilitation on poststroke gait and balance recovery.

16 Jul, 2021 | 10:30h | UTC

Effect of Neurofeedback Facilitation on Poststroke Gait and Balance Recovery: A Randomized Controlled Trial – Neurology

Commentary: Neurofeedback Facilitation Improves Gait and Balance in Post-Stroke Patients – BrainPost

 


Long Covid: 39% of patients report persistent symptoms more than seven months after diagnosis of COVID-19 in an outpatient setting.

13 Jul, 2021 | 09:57h | UTC

Prevalence of Symptoms More Than Seven Months After Diagnosis of Symptomatic COVID-19 in an Outpatient Setting – Annals of Internal Medicine

Commentaries: Long COVID symptoms in a third of people with COVID-19 – American College of Physicians AND Covid-19: 1-in-3 Patients Reported Long-Hauler Symptoms – Physician’s Weekly

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


[Preprint] Long Covid: Persistent symptoms following SARS-CoV-2 infection in a random community sample of 508,707 people.

13 Jul, 2021 | 09:55h | UTC

Persistent symptoms following SARS-CoV-2 infection in a random community sample of 508,707 people – medRxiv

Commentary: Study explores the prevalence of long COVID in England – News Medical

 


Clinical Practice Guideline for Postoperative Rehabilitation in Older Patients With Hip Fractures.

12 Jul, 2021 | 01:39h | UTC

Clinical Practice Guideline for Postoperative Rehabilitation in Older Patients With Hip Fractures – Annals of Rehabilitation Medicine

Related: Guideline for the perioperative management of hip fractures 2020

 


Review: most common joint procedures not backed by high quality evidence – “Urgent need exists to prioritize research into common orthopedic interventions”.

12 Jul, 2021 | 01:26h | UTC

News release: Most common joint procedures not backed by high quality evidence – The BMJ

Original study: Common elective orthopaedic procedures and their clinical effectiveness: umbrella review of level 1 evidence – The BMJ

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


RCT: Traditional plaster casting immobilization not superior to removable brace in adults with an ankle fracture.

12 Jul, 2021 | 01:22h | UTC

Use of cast immobilisation versus removable brace in adults with an ankle fracture: multicentre randomised controlled trial – The BMJ

News release: Cast no better than brace for broken ankles – University of Warwick

 


M-A: Little benefit from muscle relaxants for adults with non-specific low back pain.

9 Jul, 2021 | 10:02h | UTC

Efficacy, acceptability, and safety of muscle relaxants for adults with non-specific low back pain: systematic review and meta-analysis – The BMJ

Commentary: New analysis finds muscle relaxant drugs to be largely ineffective for low back pain – News Medical

Related studies: M-A: Effectiveness of treatments for acute and subacute mechanical non-specific low back pain AND RCT: Little benefit from osteopathic manipulative treatment on activity limitations in patients with nonspecific subacute and chronic low back pain AND M-A: Little benefit from antidepressants for low back pain AND Meta-analysis: Little benefit from antidepressants for the treatment of back pain and osteoarthritis AND ACP/AAFP Guideline: Nonpharmacologic and pharmacologic management of acute pain from non–low back, musculoskeletal injuries in adults

 

Commentaries on Twitter

 


Review: Non-invasive ventilatory support and high-flow nasal oxygen as first-line treatment of acute hypoxemic respiratory failure and ARDS.

8 Jul, 2021 | 09:01h | UTC

Non-invasive ventilatory support and high-flow nasal oxygen as first-line treatment of acute hypoxemic respiratory failure and ARDS – Intensive Care Medicine

 

Commentary on Twitter

 


M-A of observational studies: the association between surgical fixation of hip fractures within 24 hours and mortality.

6 Jul, 2021 | 10:01h | UTC

The association between surgical fixation of hip fractures within 24 hours and mortality: a systematic review and meta-analysis – The Bone & Joint Journal (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

 


M-A: The efficacy of systemic glucocorticosteroids for pain in rheumatoid arthritis.

6 Jul, 2021 | 09:54h | UTC

The efficacy of systemic glucocorticosteroids for pain in rheumatoid arthritis: a systematic literature review and meta-analysis – Rheumatology

 


Seminar | Acute respiratory distress syndrome.

5 Jul, 2021 | 01:57h | UTC

Acute respiratory distress syndrome – The Lancet

 


Complex Regional Pain Syndrome: A Comprehensive Review

2 Jul, 2021 | 11:13h | UTC

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome: A Comprehensive Review – Pain and Therapy

 


Long COVID or post-acute sequelae of COVID-19 (PASC): An overview of biological factors that may contribute to persistent symptoms.

30 Jun, 2021 | 10:24h | UTC

Long COVID or Post-acute Sequelae of COVID-19 (PASC): An Overview of Biological Factors That May Contribute to Persistent Symptoms – Frontiers in Microbiology

 


M-A: The utility of the rapid shallow breathing index in predicting successful extubation – “As a stand-alone test, the RSBI has moderate sensitivity and poor specificity for predicting extubation success”.

30 Jun, 2021 | 10:07h | UTC

The Utility of the Rapid Shallow Breathing Index in Predicting Successful Extubation: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis – CHEST (link to abstract – $ for full-text)

 


Multidisciplinary guideline on Achilles tendinopathy.

30 Jun, 2021 | 10:06h | UTC

Dutch multidisciplinary guideline on Achilles tendinopathy – British Journal of Sports Medicine

 


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