• Diving for PURLs (October 2011) 

    Jones, Kohar; Sharma, Umang; Rogers, Nina Vergari; Rowland, Kate; Ewigman, Bernard; Starkman, Joseph; Egan, Mari E. (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2011-10)
    In the PURLs series, we attempt to select and summarize all new research studies that should change your clinical practice. Diving for PURLs will provide you with a synopsis of important studies that may not meet all of ...
  • Should patients receive 23-valent pneumococcal vaccination more than once? 

    Whiteside, John; Grover, Michael; Hitchcock, Kristin (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2006-09)
    No patient-oriented evidence supports pneumococcal revaccination of any patient (high-risk or otherwise). Antibody levels may be augmented by revaccination; however, the clinical efficacy of revaccination, even among ...