Trending Clinical Topics

 
 
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Ovarian Cancer Evidence that may help eliminate a long-suspected cause, a decline in overall US cancer deaths, and updated guidelines drove interest in this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Schizophrenia A new treatment, a study on genetic links between psychiatric disorders, insights from a blockbuster movie, and a connection to pets helped make schizophrenia this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Aspirin A possible association between aspirin use and reduced mortality, research into migraine treatment, and a warning about combined therapy made aspirin this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Metformin Concern about possible contamination with a carcinogen made metformin this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Asthma News about pregnancy-related issues, corticosteroid use, and greenhouse gas emissions increased searches for information about asthma, making it this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Dengue A newly reported means of transmission and concerns about increased disease activity made dengue this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: ISCHEMIA Trial Study findings with the potential to significantly change common practices in cardiology inspired this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Hypothyroidism Recent studies regarding treatment-related concerns, plus a potential new strategy for patient care, made hypothyroidism this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Neurodegenerative Disease From a new screening strategy to populations at risk, various new studies about dementia helped make neurocognitive disease this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Melanoma An encouraging change in prognosis, as well as studies on various associations, helped make melanoma this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Warfarin The results of two new studies involving treatment for separate conditions helped make this drug the top trending clinical topic for this week.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: EVALI For the second time in 2 months, information regarding serious illnesses associated with vaping has resulted in a top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Legionnaires Disease Multiple deaths associated with recent outbreaks resulted in this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: EEE Virus Ongoing concerns about this rare but deadly condition made eastern equine encephalitis the week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Tinnitus A new treatment option and draft guidelines for assessment and management made tinnitus this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Vegan Diet News about how certain changes in eating habits affect health led to this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Suicide Prevention An annual effort to raise awareness, new guidelines, and information about a treatment option resulted in this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: New Lipid Guidelines News out of the European Society of Cardiology Congress 2019 and new guidance from the American Heart Association made lipids the subject of this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Flu Vaccine Recommendations As the weather changes from summer to fall, preparations for this year's flu season have helped make the subject this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Vaping A surge of illnesses and various other concerning associations caused many to search for information about vaping this week.