Weekly Rewinds

Weekly summaries of the top medical research

2 Minute Medicine Rewind February 5, 2018

Catheter Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation with Heart Failure Atrial fibrillation (AF) in patients with heart failure is associated with an increased risk of stroke, hospitalization...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind January 29, 2018

Trial of Solanezumab for Mild Dementia Due to Alzheimer’s Disease Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is a progressive disease with lasting impacts on memory and other cognitive...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind January 22, 2017

Treatment of adult chronic indeterminate Chagas disease with benznidazole and three E1224 dosing regimens: a proof-of-concept, randomised, placebo-controlled trial Chagas disease is a major endemic...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind January 15, 2018

Long-Term Effects of Inhaled Budesonide for Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia Among extremely pre-term infants, bronchopulmonary dysplasia is the most common chronic complication, associated with high mortality and...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind January 8, 2018

Somatic Activating KRAS Mutations in Arteriovenous Malformations of the Brain Sporadic arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) of the brain are a leading cause of hemorrhagic stroke in...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind December 25, 2017

Effect of Tumor-Treating Fields Plus Maintenance Temozolomide vs Maintenance Temozolomide Alone on Survival in Patients with Glioblastoma: A Randomized Clinical Trial Tumor-treating fields, a low-intensity,...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind December 18, 2017

A Bivalent Meningococcal B Vaccine in Adolescents and Young Adults A vaccine against Neisseria meningitidis serotype B is needed, as current polysaccharide-based vaccines do not...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind December 11, 2017

Contemporary Hormonal Contraception and the Risk of Breast Cancer  While it is well established that estrogen increases the risk of developing breast cancer, studies of...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind December 4, 2017

Effect of Oral Capsule – vs Colonoscopy-Delivered Fecal Microbiota Transplantation on Recurrent Clostridium difficile Infection The most efficacious means of reducing recurrent clostridium difficile infection (RCDI) is...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind November 27, 2017

Long-term effects of glucocorticoids on function, quality of life, and survival in patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy: a prospective cohort study Glucocorticoids are currently recommended...
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