Weekly Rewinds

Weekly summaries of the top medical research

2 Minute Medicine Rewind May 21, 2018

Effect of Acupuncture vs Sham Acupuncture on Live Births Among Women Undergoing In Vitro Fertilization A Randomized Clinical Trial Acupuncture is widely used by patients...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind May 14, 2018

Association of Clinical Outcomes With Surgical Repair of Hip Fracture vs Nonsurgical Management in Nursing Home Residents With Advanced Dementia The decision to undergo surgical...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind May 7, 2018

Randomized Trial of Verubecestat for Mild-to-Moderate Alzheimer’s Disease Verubecestat is an oral agent that inhibits the β-site amyloid precursor protein-cleaving enzyme 1 (BACE-1) and has...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind April 30, 2018

Azithromycin to Reduce Childhood Mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa Oral azithromycin is the mainstay of treatment for trachoma, and has been distributed throughout sub-Saharan Africa in...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind April 23, 2018

Effect of Uterosacral Ligament Suspension vs Sacrospinous Ligament Fixation With or Without Perioperative Behavioral Therapy for Pelvic Organ Vaginal Prolapse on Surgical Outcomes and...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind April 16, 2018

Two-Year Outcomes with a Magnetically Levitated Cardiac Pump in Heart Failure There are ongoing efforts to develop improved left ventricular assist systems that are more...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind April 9, 2018

Change in Overweight from Childhood to Early Adulthood and Risk of Type 2 Diabetes High body mass index (BMI) in children is associated with an...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind April 2, 2018

Molecular Minimal Residual Disease in Acute Myeloid Leukemia While most patients with newly diagnosed acute myeloid leukemia (AML) experience complete remission following induction chemotherapy, relapse...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind March 26, 2018

Efficacy of Vaginal Estradiol or Vaginal Moisturizer vs Placebo for Treating Postmenopausal Vulvovaginal Symptoms Although an estimated 40-54% of postmenopausal women report vulvovaginal symptoms, more...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind March 12, 2018

Effect of Opioid vs. Nonopioid Medications on Pain-Related Function in Patients with Chronic Back Pain or Hip or Knee Osteoarthritis Pain: The SPACE Randomized...
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