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Perspective

  • When It Comes to PPIs, Why All the 'Mayhem'?   With this review of the new literature, Dr David Johnson wants to put the risks associated with proton pump inhibitors into perspective and quiet the noise.
  • Four Studies on Stroke Treatment and Prevention   Dr Diener discusses recent stroke studies that highlight prevention efforts and where we are falling short.
  • DOAC Dos and Don'ts   Cardiology and hematology experts from Mayo Clinic review how and when DOACs should be deployed in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation or at risk for VTE. They also address approved and pipeline reversal agents.
  • Can You Trust Home Blood Pressure Monitoring?   Dr Arefa Cassoobhoy highlights one of the week's most important news stories for primary care.