CME/CE articles from The Clinical Advisor

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CDC urges rapid antiviral treatment of very ill and high-risk suspect influenza patients

Cases of both influenza A and influenza B have been reported since October 2015.

CBT, antidepressants equally effective in treating major depressive disorder, per ACP guideline

Moderate-quality evidence shows that both methods are efficacious in treating MDD.

Inappropriate antibiotic prescribing in primary care: the effect of behavioral interventions

In outpatient primary care settings, various behavioral interventions can reduce the rate of inappropriate antibiotic prescribing practices.

Minimal benzodiazepine use associated with slightly higher risk of dementia

Patients administered low doses of benzodiazepines have an elevated risk of dementia and Alzheimer's disease compared with patients who received higher doses.

Prenatal steroids reduce respiratory complications in late preterm infants

Administering steroids to pregnant women likely to give birth before 37 weeks can reduce infants' risk of respiratory complications.