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Episode 464: PREMIUM – 4 new publications that should change your practice

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.

Show notes 

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

Lancet 2019;393:2395

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