Berk and coauthors conducted an international randomized clinical trial among 130 patients to investigate the effect of diflunisal, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, on progression of neurological impairment in familial amyloid polyneuropathy.
This narrative review summarizes current thinking about the diagnosis and treatment of distal symmetric polyneuropathy.
Steele and coauthors assess the association between chronic mild hyperglycemia and complication prevalence and severity among 271 participants in the United Kingdom.
In a randomized clinical trial of 56 Italian children with active Crohn disease, Lazzerini and coauthors evaluated the clinical response to thalidomide vs placebo, including measures of clinical remission and adverse events.
In a review of articles published between January 2000 and September 2013, Weinreb and coauthors describe the pathophysiology and glaucoma and recommend early referral of patients with a family history or suspicious optic nerve for ophthalmologic examination.
This Review summarizes advances in diagnosis and treatment of type 1 and type 2 diabetes between 2005 and 2015.
Using the case of an older man with intractable pruritus, Berger and coauthors conduct a literature review on pruritus in the older patient and discuss possible etiologies and treatment options.
This review summarizes evidence on the clinical management of Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia and offers treatment recommendations for specialists and generalists.
This Care of the Aging Patient review reports recommendations for less stringent HbA1c target values for older adults with type 2 diabetes.