CME/CE articles from The Clinical Advisor

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Statins linked to higher aggression in women

While statins may decrease aggression in men, they appear to increase it in postmenopausal women.

Screening colonoscopy linked to 50% lower colorectal cancer rate

Screening colonoscopy leads to higher adenoma detection rates, which reduces colorectal cancer mortality.

EKG metrics may signal risk for cardiovascular death in CKD patients

Five EKG parameters can identify chronic kidney disease patients at risk for cardiovascular death.

Poll indicates many people are unaware of hepatitis B vaccine

More than half of Americans polled were unsure or unaware of the existence of a hepatitis B vaccine.

New synthetic stimulant "Flakka" has adverse psychiatric effects

"Flakka," a synthetic stimulant, can cause violent and unpredictable behavior.