In episode 464, Mike and James and talk about 4 recent publications that should likely impact you practice if not today, then tomorrow. We talk about how long to give narcotics for acute MSK injuries, how to treat dyslipidemias, a non-steroid cream for psoriasis and a single dose of antibiotics for operative vaginal delivery.
1) Predictors of Prolonged Opioid Use After Initial Prescription for Acute Musculoskeletal Injuries in Adults: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Observational Studies
Ann Intern Med. doi:10.7326/M19-3600
2) Management of Dyslipidemia for Cardiovascular Disease Risk Reduction: Synopsis of the 2020 Updated U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and U.S. Department of Defense Clinical Practice Guideline
Ann Intern Med. doi:10.7326/M20-4648
3) Trial of Roflumilast Cream for Chronic Plaque Psoriasis
N Engl J Med 2020;383:229-39
4) Prophylactic antibiotics in the prevention of infection after operative vaginal delivery (ANODE): a multicentre randomised controlled trial