Revista de Medicina Interna. AMICAC.


Año VII. 2015 No.10

Mes Octubre 2015

Electronic Interventions for Alcohol Misuse and Alcohol Use Disorders A Systematic Review
Eric A. Dedert, PhD; Jennifer R. McDuffie, PhD; Roy Stein, MD; J. Murray McNiel, PhD; Andrzej S. Kosinski, PhD; Caroline E. Freiermuth, MD; Adam Hemminger, BA; and John W. Williams Jr., MD, MHSc.
The use of electronic interventions (e-interventions) may improve treatment of alcohol misuse.In 28 unique trials, the modal e-intervention was brief feedback on alcohol consumption. Available data suggested a small reduction in consumption (approximately 1 drink per week) in adults and college students at 6 months but not at 12 months. There was no statistically significant........

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Chronic Insomnia A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
James M. Trauer, MBBS; Mary Y. Qian, MBBS; Joseph S. Doyle, PhD; Shantha M.W. Rajaratnam, PhD; and David Cunnington, MBBS.
Because psychological approaches are likely to produce sustained benefits without the risk for tolerance or adverse effects associated with pharmacologic approaches, cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia (CBT-i) is now..........

Predictors of Pregnancy Outcomes in Patients With Lupus A Cohort Study. Jill P. Buyon, MD; Mimi Y. Kim, ScD; Marta M. Guerra, MS; Carl A. Laskin, MD; Michelle Petri, MD, MPH; Michael D. Lockshin, MD; Lisa Sammaritano, MD; D. Ware Branch, MD; T. Flint Porter, MD
.Because systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) affects women of reproductive age, pregnancy is a major concern. APOs occurred in 19.0% (95% CI, 15.2% to 23.2%) of pregnancies; fetal death occurred in 4%, neonatal death occurred in 1%, preterm delivery occurred in 9%, and SGA neonate occurred in 10%. Severe flares in the second and..........