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Abstinence in midlife and consumption of more than 14 units of alcohol per week are associated with increased risk of dementia

Both Abstinence and High Alcohol Use Linked to Dementia

Increased dementia risk for those with abstinence or with drinking >14 units alcohol/week in midlife
A culturally specific

Intervention Cuts Risk for HIV in Young Transgender Women

Intervention group had greater reduction in condomless sex acts versus standard of care group
The American Association for the Surgery of Trauma has set out a manifesto to halt "senseless" firearm violence and injury

Trauma Surgery Association IDs Steps to Curb Firearm Violence

14 recommendations include actions to be taken by federal government, professional bodies
Even with access to specialized forensic evidence collection

Many Sexual Assault Victims Don’t Complete Evidence Kits

Even fewer sexual assault victims seen in emergency departments release evidence to police
Teenagers' use of any tobacco products

E-Cigarette Smoking Tied to Later Marijuana Use in Teens

Similar associations observed in adolescents who use hookah or combustible tobacco products
Clinicians report that knowing patients' social needs changes care delivery and improves communication for many patients

Knowing Patients’ Social Needs Helps Clinicians Tailor Care

Primary care physicians report changes in care delivery, patient interactions
Letters targeting high prescribers of quetiapine (Seroquel)

Peer Comparisons Can Decrease Risky Prescribing Patterns

Meaningful, persistent drop in quetiapine prescribing seen, with no negative patient effects
There are six broad factors that can affect inclusion within health care organizations

6 Factors Related to Inclusion in Health Care Workplace ID’d

Presence of discrimination, the silent witness, effectiveness of leadership can help assess inclusion
Completion of a one-hour sepsis bundle within one hour cuts mortality in pediatric patients

Completing Sepsis Bundle Within an Hour Cuts Pediatric Mortality

However, completing individual bundle elements in that timeframe does not reduce pediatric mortality
Physicians boarded in both medicine and psychiatry can offer a way to address some of the challenges associated with caring for medical patients with psychiatric comorbidities

Physicians With Medicine/Psych Training Can Help Complex Cases

Dually trained med/psych physicians can effectively care for hospital patients with psychiatric issues