List of Articles (2019-2020)

Cardiology


  1. “Mortality and morbidity in patients receiving encainide, flecainide, or placebo” (CAST). N Engl J Med. 1991 Mar 21;324(12):781-8. [post – Week 2] [free full text]
  2. “Effect of enalapril on survival in patients with reduced left ventricular ejection fractions and congestive heart failure” (SOLVD). N Engl J Med. 1991 Aug 1;325(5):293-302. [free full text]
  3. “Randomised trial of cholesterol lowering in 4444 patients with coronary heart disease: the Scandinavian Simvastatin Survival Study (4S).” Lancet. 1994 Nov 19;344(8934):1383-9. [free full text]


Endocrinology


  1. “Intensive versus Conventional Glucose Control in Critically Ill Patients” (NICE-SUGAR). N Engl J Med 2009; 360:1283-1297. [post – Week 3] [free full text]


Gastroenterology


  1. “Effect of Intravenous Albumin on Renal Impairment and Mortality in Patients with Cirrhosis and Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis.” N Engl J Med. 1999 Aug 5;341(6):403-9. [free full text]


Hematology / Oncology


  1. “Low-molecular-weight heparin versus a coumarin for the prevention of recurrent venous thromboembolism in patients with cancer” (CLOT). N Engl J Med. 2003 Jul 10;349(2):146-53. [post – Week 1] [free full text]
  2. “Oral rivaroxaban for the treatment of symptomatic pulmonary embolism.” (EINSTEIN-PE). N Engl J Med. 2012 Apr 5;366(14):1287-97. [free full text]


Infectious Disease


  1. “Dexamethasone in Adults With Bacterial Meningitis.” N Engl J Med 2002; 347:1549-1556. [post – Week 5] [free full text]


Nephrology


  1. “Bicarbonate Supplementation Slows Progression of CKD and Improves Nutritional Status.” J Am Soc Nephrol. 2009 Sep;20(9):2075-84. [free full text]


Pulmonary/Critical Care


  1. “Ventilation with lower tidal volumes as compared with traditional tidal volumes for acute lung injury and the acute respiratory distress syndrome” (ARDSNet). N Engl J Med. 2000 May 4;342(18):1301-8. [post – Week 4] [free full text]
  2. “Efficacy of varenicline, an alpha4beta2 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor partial agonist, vs placebo or sustained-release bupropion for smoking cessation: a randomized controlled trial.” JAMA. 2006 Jul 5;296(1):56-63. [free full text]


Rheumatology



Other


  1. “Fever of unexplained origin: report on 100 cases.” Medicine (Baltimore). 1961 Feb;40:1-30. [free full text]

List of articles for academic year 2018-2019