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The Fifth Vital Sign: Postoperative Pain Predicts 30-day Readmissions and Subsequent Emergency Department Visits
Annals of Surgery September 2017 

Using Economic Evaluation to Illustrate Value of Care for Improving Patient Safety and Quality: Choosing the Right Method
Journal of Patient Safety August 2017

Safety Hazards During Intrahospital Transport: A Prospective Observational Study
Critical Care Medicine July 2017

Chronic pain patients' perspectives of medical cannabis
Pain July 2017

Hospitals' use of hospitalists: Implications for financial performance
Health Care Management Review Publish ahead of print

Emergency Medicine

Factors Influencing Quality of Pain Management in a Physician Staffed Helicopter Emergency Medical Service
Anesthesia & Analgesia July 2017

The Crisis of Deficiency in Emergency Coverage for Hand and Facial Trauma: Exploring the Discrepancy Between Availability of Elective and Emergency Surgical Coverage
Annals of Plastic Surgery Publish ahead of print

Lidocaine spray as a local analgesic for intravenous cannulation: a randomized clinical trial
European Journal of Emergency Medicine Publish ahead of print

Emergency Coagulation Assessment During Treatment With Direct Oral Anticoagulants: Limitations and Solutions
Stroke Publish ahead of print

Update on Sepsis Treatment in the Emergency Department
Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal July/September 2017

Primary Care

An Innovative Approach: Using Simulation to Teach Primary Care Gynecologic Procedures
Simulation in Healthcare August 2017

Beyond the PSA test: How to better stratify a patient's risk of prostate cancer
Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants August 2017

A Review of Alprazolam Use, Misuse, and Withdrawal
Journal of Addiction Medicine Publish ahead of print

Infertility: A primer for primary care providers
Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants ahead of print

A Systematic Review of Primary Care Safety Climate Survey Instruments: Their Origins, Psychometric Properties, Quality, and Usage
Journal of Patient Safety Publish ahead of print

Whole Health

Toward a Biopsychosocial Ecology of the Human Microbiome, Brain-Gut Axis, and Health
Psychosomatic Medicine August 2017

Practical applications of physical activity for successful cognitive aging
Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants August 2017

A longitudinal study of the influence of comorbidities and lifestyle factors on low back pain in older men
Pain August 2017

Effects of exercise training on exercise capacity, cardiac function, BMI, and quality of life in patients with atrial fibrillation: a meta-analysis of randomized-controlled trials
International Journal of Rehabilitation Research September 2017

Exercise in the Prevention and Treatment of Breast Cancer: What Clinicians Need to Tell Their Patients
Current Sports Medicine Reports July/August 2017

updated 8/15/17