Publisher's Platform: Journal of Pediatrics weighs in on E. coli Outbreak linked to Soy Nut Butter
Opinion I.M. Healthy - goodness the irony. For a bit(e) of history: In the Spring of 2017, the CDC reported that thirty-two people infected with the outbreak strains of E. coli...
2 hours ago - Food Safety
SUN-PO087: Value of Nutritional Parameters as Predictors of Mortality Within 2 Years After Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
1 day ago - Clinical Nutrition
A Woman's AncestryDNA Test Revealed a Medical Secret
In 2017, Holly Becker took an AncestryDNA test, and the results, she would only later learn, exactly matched those of a young man in New York. This was strange, but the test...
2 days ago - The Atlantic
Hepatitis C-infected kidneys are safe and work as well as uninfected organs, study finds
A new study, from the University of Pennsylvania, has found that there are three times as many transplant centers using hepatitis C-infected kidneys than there were five years ago.
2 days ago - Daily Mail
Kidney Transplant From Hepatitis C Infected Donors 'Safe Effective'
Kidneys from donors infected with hepatitis C virus are safe and function equally well compared to uninfected kidneys. Transplant centers should maximize the use of good...
2 days ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
HCV-infected donor kidneys are safe and functional one year post-transplantation
A recent analysis reveals that kidneys from donors infected with hepatitis C virus are now routinely used in transplants at many U.S. centers, and they are functioning well one...
3 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
SUN-PO104: Evaluation of Energy Expenditure by Indirect Calorimetry in a Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Center in Brazil
3 days ago - Clinical Nutrition
HCV-viremic kidneys provide similar efficacy in recipients as uninfected organs
By 2019, hepatitis C-seronegative patients who underwent kidney transplantation mostly received HCV-viremic donor organs, which demonstrated the same level of function as...
3 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
SUN-PO118: Influence of Nutritional Status Indexes on Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
3 days ago - Clinical Nutrition
UR Medicine First in Northeast to Perform Robotic-Assisted Transplants for Kidney Recipients
The first recipient to receive a living donor organ robotically using the da Vinci Robotic Surgery System® at UR Medicine's Strong Memorial Hospital underwent surgery in May. A...
3 days ago - University of Rochester Medical Center - 2 articles
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Eye Scan can Predict Early Signs of Type 2 Diabetes
Scanning the lens of the eye could spot early warning signs of type 2 diabetes and prediabetes, reveals a new study.
Taking Paracetamol During Pregnancy may Affect Child Behavior
Paracetamol consumption during pregnancy may be associated with childhood behavior like hyperactivity and attention problems in young children.
Obesity Tied to Nearly 6-fold Raised Risk of Developing Type 2 Diabetes: Study
Obesity is associated with a nearly 6-fold increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes , with high genetic risk and unfavorable lifestyle also raising risk but to a much...
Computer Modeling can Help You Know More About Glaucoma
New computer modeling technique may help doctors and eye specialists to learn more about the risk factors and causes of glaucoma.
Meghan Markle Shares New Photo Of Archie In Happy Birthday Post To Prince Harry
The Duchess of Sussex shared a collage of images which included a new photo of young Archie Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex, posted an adorable collage of pictures of her...
Sweat It Out Over 4 Different Cardio Machines For This 30-Minute EMOM Workout
Sick of going on a boring old run? Try this cardio class we do once a month at my CrossFit gym. The coach sets up rows of four different cardio machines and we get to use them...
Validation of the Vasoactive-Inotropic Score in Pediatric Sepsis*
Objectives: To assess the validity of Vasoactive-Inotropic Score as a scoring system for cardiovascular support and surrogate outcome in pediatric sepsis. Design: Secondary...
Pathobiology of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
The unique characteristics of pulmonary circulation and alveolar-epithelial capillary-endothelial barrier allow for maintenance of the air-filled, fluid-free status of the...
Factors Impacting Physician Recommendation for Tracheostomy Placement in...
Objectives: To characterize the stated practices of qualified Canadian physicians toward tracheostomy for pediatric prolonged mechanical ventilation and whether subspecialty...
The electronic 'phyjama' measures the wearer's heartbeat and breathing while...
Researchers at the University of Massachusetts have developed a garment containing unobtrusive, portable devices for monitoring heart rate and respiratory rhythm.