Weight as a Risk Factor for Mortality in Critically Ill Patients
OBJECTIVES: To explore the hypothesis that obesity is associated with increased mortality and worse outcomes in children who are critically ill. METHODS: Secondary analysis of...
6 days ago - AAP Publications - 2 articles
Revascularization fails to improve survival in stable ischemic heart disease
In a meta-analysis of 14 randomized trials of patients with stable ischemic heart disease, revascularization did not reduce risk for mortality but did improve certain other...
30 days ago - Healio - 4 articles
Women with Severe Night Sweats and Hot Flushes are More Likely to Have Heart Disease
Women who have night sweats and hot flushes after menopause are 70 percent more likely to have heart attacks, angina, and strokes, according to a new study.
1 month ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
Hot flushes and night sweats may increase woman's risk of cardiovascular events
New research from The University of Queensland has found that women who have hot flushes and night sweats after menopause are 70 per cent more likely to have heart attacks...
1 month ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Hot flushes and night sweats linked to 70% increase in cardiovascular disease
New research has found that women who have hot flushes and night sweats after menopause are 70 per cent more likely to have heart attacks, angina and strokes.
1 month ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Once Again, No Survival Benefit With PCI, Surgery in Stable CAD
Revascularization, however, was associated with a lower risk of spontaneous MI and unstable angina than initial medical therapy in a new meta-analysis. Medscape Medical News
1 month ago - Medscape
COVID's Toll on Cardiology; Angina Disconnect in PCI; Registry Shakeup
Non-traumatic out-of-hospital cardiac arrest jumped threefold with the COVID-19 pandemic in New York City, with a substantially lower return of spontaneous circulation with EMS...
1 month ago - MedPageToday
Comorbidities Worsen Outcome of Angina Pectoris
Comorbidities such as diabetes, hypertension, and other heart related conditions worsens the outcome and increases the risk of death in people with angina pectoris.
1 month ago - Medindia Health - 3 articles
REDUCE-IT DIABETES: Icosapent ethyl lowers CV event risk in type 2 diabetes
Icosapent ethyl therapy provides robust cardiovascular benefits in statin-treated adults with type 2 diabetes, with large relative and absolute risk reductions in first and...
1 month ago - Healio - 3 articles
CT Angiography Helpful in Suspected Stable Angina, but Not Needed for All
As a second test after the exercise ECG, CT angiography may improve risk stratification for people with suspected stable angina, according to a post hoc analysis of the...
2 monthes ago - MedPageToday
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FDA OKs Anti-BCMA Drug for Multiple Myeloma
The FDA granted accelerated approval to belantamab mafodotin on Wednesday in heavily pretreated multiple myeloma. Belantamab mafodotin is the first approved therapy that...
Fauci says US has the worst COVID-19 outbreak in the world
Dr Anthony Fauci said the US has 'quantitatively' suffered from the pandemic as the country averages nearly 60,000 new cases and 1,000 deaths per day.
Erectile dysfunction drug aviptadil may also beat Covid-19, experts believe
Aviptadil, marketed as Invicorp in the UK, has been fast-tracked into clinical trials in the US after promising signs in a small number of patients in the US.
Public Health Wales figures show Covid-19 cases in Welsh hospitals
Several Welsh health boards are reporting no positive cases at their main hospital sites
Darolutamide Benefits Patients With Prostate Cancer, Says Study
The German Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care assessed whether adding darolutamide offers an added benefit for patients in comparison with the appropriate...
Nerve Stimulation Boosts Language Learning Skills
Non-invasive technique called transcutaneous vagus nerve stimulation using an earbud-like device can enhance complex cognitive skill like language learning in healthy people...
Thousands of Covid-19 deaths 'to be wiped off the government's official...
Health Secretary Matt Hancock last month ordered an urgent review into how daily death counts are calculated by Public Health England because of a 'statistical flaw'.
Childhood Connection to Nature Linked to Many Benefits but is Not...
Connection to nature is complex, as it can generate negative emotions tied to issues like climate change as well as positive emotions, reveals a new study.
Minority, Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Kids Have Higher Rates of COVID-19...
COVID-19 rates are significantly higher among minority kids and those from lower socioeconomic backgrounds, reports a new study.
Vitamin D Deficiencies Puts People's Health At Risk
Vitamin D deficiency can lead to health problems such as osteomalacia and other chronic diseases.