• Glucose self-monitoring: Think twice for type 2 patients 

    Mendoza, Michael D.; Hickner, John; Ewigman, Bernard (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2008-11)
    Stop routinely recommending blood glucose self-monitoring for patients with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes. Self-monitoring does not improve glycemic control for patients who are not taking insulin, and it increases the ...
  • Think thiazides are old hat? ALLHAT says think again 

    Mendoza, Michael D.; Stevermer, James J.; Ewigman, Bernard (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2008-05)
    Use thiazide-type diuretics for hypertension in patients with metabolic syndrome to reduce stroke and heart failure. Strength of recommendation B: Single well done randomized controlled trial.
  • Use physical therapy to head off this deformity in infants 

    Vargish, Lisa; Mendoza, Michael D.; Ewigman, Bernard; Hickner, John (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2009-08)
    Identify infants with positional preference early and consider referral to pediatric physical therapy at 7 or 8 weeks to prevent severe deformational plagiocephaly (DP). Strength of recommendation: B: Based on a single ...