This secondary analysis of a randomized clinical trial assesses the effect of pharmacologic therapy and clinical risk factors on incident conduction system disease in patients with hypertension.
This study of a Danish natonwide cohort of patients with uncomplicated hypertension reports that antihypertensive treatment with a β-blocker may be associated with increased risks of perioperative major adverse cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality.
This cohort study evaluates the deintensification of medication used for glucose and blood pressure control in individuals older than 70 years with diabetes mellitus and discusses the possibility for reducing overtreatment.
This cluster randomized trial studied the effectiveness of the Depression Medication Choice decision aid to help patients with moderate to severe depression and clinicians choose antidepressants together and found it improved the decision-making process and quality of care.
Del Fiol et al systematically review studies that examined the questions that clinicians raise in the context of patient care decision making. See also the invited commentary by Carnahan.