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Episode 459: Is 45 really the new 50 in colorectal cancer screening?

In episode 459, James and Mike invite Mike Kolber to talk about whether or not the increased rate of colorectal cancer in people under 50 means we should be screening earlier. We talk about all the numbers and put the risk into the context of the absolute numbers.

Show notes 

1) Tools for Practice

Is 45 really the new 50 in colorectal cancer screening?

2) Canadian task force on preventive health care – colorectal cancer 2016

Episode 458: PREMIUM – So many new studies you need to know about

In episode 458, James and Mike finally get back to being PREMIUM and cover a number of new and useful RCTs. We discuss 4 new Vitamin D trials, atrial fibrillation and do you need both rate and rhythm control, swollen legs and cellulitis, and is colchicine the new statin. Check out the PREMIUM podcast for all the answers.

Show notes 

1) Handout

2) Early Rhythm-Control Therapy in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation

August 29, 2020 DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa2019422

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