Injections of 'superglue' could be the latest quick fix for varicose veins
The treatment, which can now be used more widely in the NHS, involves injecting a medical glue to seal problematic veins. It takes 20 minutes and requires a single dose of...
21 days ago - Daily Mail
Female hormone therapy not associated with increased rate of retinal vascular occlusions
A group of women exposed to female hormone therapy did not experience an increased rate of retinal vein occlusion or retinal artery occlusion compared with those with no...
23 days ago - Healio
Effects of vein of Marshall ethanol infusion when added to catheter ablation in patients with persistent AF.
24 days ago - Healio
Balloon venoplasty as primary modality of treatment in children with Budd-Chiari syndrome
Budd-Chiari syndrome is a rare condition affecting children. It is characterized by occlusion of venous outflow from liver at the level of hepatic veins or inferior vena cava...
25 days ago - Journal of Pediatric Surgery - 2 articles
Deep vein thrombosis common in patients with moderate to severe COVID-19
In their paper available on the medRxiv preprint server, researchers from Russia showed that patients with moderate and severe coronavirus disease have a high incidence of deep...
26 days ago - News Medical
I Need Folks Who Refuse To Wear A Mask To Hear My COVID-19 Story
Day 65. Temp is over 103, still coughing nonstop, blood pressure is still a mess from vascular damage to my veins and inflammation in the arteries (I sometimes have...
1 month ago - Scary Mommy
Pulsed field ablation technologies to treat AF successful in two trials
Two pulsed field ablation technologies successfully treated patients with atrial fibrillation, according to results presented at the virtual Heart Rhythm Society Annual...
1 month ago - Healio
How to Treat Spider Veins in Delray Beach
If you suffer from spider veins, then you may be searching for options. One of the best options to heal spider veins is sclerotherapy in Delray Beach. This procedure is fairly...
1 month ago - Delray Plastic Surgery
Superior Mesenteric Vein Thrombosis in a Pediatric Patient: Case Report and Review of the Literature
Patients with inflammatory bowel disease are at increased risk of thromboembolism. There are various sites for thromboembolism including the cerebral, limbs, abdominal vessels...
1 month ago - Pediatric Emergency Care
Chances of Venous Thrombosis in Covid-19 Patients
High occurence of deep vein thrombosis in patients with severe Covid-19 in intensive care unit in France.
1 month ago - Medindia Health - 7 articles
The headlines of Master Doctor
Will a Covid mask starve your brain of oxygen?
A study found that face coverings reduce the risk of coronavirus transmission by a third, though some people on the internet fear using protection will cause them brain damage.
COVID-19 in New York: Confirmed Cases Top 400,000
The confirmed cases of COVID-19 in New York have topped 400,000, reaching 400,299 with a death toll of 32,307, reveals data source.
Fat Cell Hormone can Boost Potential of Stem Cell Therapy
Adiponectin, a hormone derived from fat cells, improves mesenchymal stem cell-based treatment of heart failure, finds a new study.
Excess Deaths from COVID-19; Getting to Herd Immunity: It's TTHealthWatch!
TTHealthWatch is a weekly podcast from Texas Tech. In it, Elizabeth Tracey, director of electronic media for Johns Hopkins Medicine, and Rick Lange, MD, president of the Texas...
Family Planning During COVID-19
World population day: It's time to bring back the 'choice, voice debate' on family planning during coronavirus pandemic.
On a keto diet? Satisfy that sweet tooth with these keto-approved sweeteners
The keto diet may seem daunting to anyone who loves carbs and sweets. After all, dieting means being careful about what you eat. However, there are many ways to make dishes...
IMedicalApps: COVID-19 Protocols
Recently, Brigham and Women's Hospital released a comprehensive app of all of its COVID-19 clinical guidelines, called COVID Protocols, which are also available online. This...
Why Lopinavir and Hydroxychloroquine are Ineffective Against COVID-19
Lopinavir and Hydroxychloroquine do not work on COVID-19 because the concentration of both these drugs in the lungs of patients are not sufficient to fight the infection...
Drug May Help to Extend Lifespan in Humans
Mifepristone, a drug used to treat cancer, Cushing syndrome, and also used to terminate pregnancies, may have the potential to increase human lifespan. It does so by reducing...
Abnormally High Fasting Blood Sugar Could Double Death Risk in COVID-19 Patients
COVID-19 patients with abnormally high blood sugar are linked to double the risk of death and an increased risk of severe complications, according to a new study.