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  • Which detoxification regimens are effective for alcohol withdrawal syndrome? 

    Caspar, Rachel; Fortenberry, Katherine; Leiser, Jennifer; Ose, Dominik; Nashelsky, Joan (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2021)
    Q: Which detoxification regimens are effective for alcohol withdrawal syndrom? Evidence based answer: Benzodiazepines remain the first-line regimen for alcohol withdrawal syndrome (AWS) and are the only class more effective ...
  • Is metformin effective for reducing weight in obese or overweight adolescents? 

    Anderson, Kirsten; Kelsberg, Gary; Safranek, Sarah (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2021)
    Q: Is metformin effective for reducing weight in obese or overweight adolescents? Evidence based answer: Yes, to some degree—but it is of uncertain clinical significance. Over a period of 6 months, metformin modestly reduced ...
  • Is the incidence of depressive disorders increased following cerebral concussion? 

    Deck, Jason W.; Kern, Thomas; Cavanagh, LaMont; Bartow, Matthew; Perkins, Franklin T., III (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2021)
    Q: Is the incidence of depressive disorders increased following cerebral concussion? Evidence-based answer: yes, in some populations. Youth and adolescents with self-reported history of concussion had increased risk of ...
  • Testosterone replacement and improved memory 

    Lyon, Corey; Wong, Alicia; DeSanto, Kristen (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2021)
    Clinical Inquires question: Does testosterone replacement improve cognition in memory-impaired older men with low testosterone? Evidence-based answer: Testosterone therapy does not appear to improve cognition in older men ...