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Multicenter registry analysis of center characteristics associated with technique failure in patients on incident peritoneal dialysis
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Registry Data Support NOACs for Single-Risk-Factor AF
Ischemic strokes rates were similar between atrial fibrillation patients treated with novel oral anticoagulants and warfarin, but imbalances in the study groups have raised...
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Off-label TAVR procedures common
Although in-hospital and 30-day mortality is greater among the nearly 1 in 10 patients in the United States who receive transcatheter aortic valve replacement for off-label...
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1 in 10 TAVR Procedures Done Off-Label
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Asymptomatic atrial fibrillation patients have higher rate of previous stroke, study finds
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Embolic Protection Holds Up in Real-World Carotid Stenting
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Atopic dermatitis associated with ocular disease risk
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PRIORITY: Revascularization fails to improve survival rate in poor-risk CLI
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Persistent Stress May Hasten Death in Heart Patients
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Blackmores CEO and MD Christine Holgate is leaving the supplements giant after nine years at the helm to take the top job at state-owned Australia Post.
Talk it Out: Are you in favor of the new Senate GOP health-care bill?
The Senate republicans are looking to erase major parts of the Affordable Care Act in a new bill. Would you be in favor of such changes or are you concerned?
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Working night shifts raises life-threatening disease risk
A University of Washington study has discovered that staff doing unsociable hours get rid of five times less disease-causing chemicals in their urine.
Abortion should be DECRIMINALISED, say medics
Delegates at the British Medical Association's annual meeting in Bournemouth voted in favour of a motion calling for a change in the law. It will now adopt this stance as its...
Zolpidem Drug: Surprising Effects of Insomnia Medication
Insomnia medication Zolpidem may work well in improving the conditions like coma recovery and vegetative states, finds a new review study.
Professor's Response To Mom Who Missed Class Is Going Viral For All The...
Professor's kind response to student's absence goes viral Finding good, reliable childcare can be a real challenge for parents, and sometimes even the best options fall though...
Potential Biomarkers To Identify Benign Pancreatic Lesions
The levels of two proteins VEGF-A and CEA are used to identify pancreatic cysts that will not develop into cancerous lesions.
This Man's Viral Tinder Profile Shows Why Honesty Can Be the Best Policy
Rodale Inc. Dustin gave it to Tinder straight as he could, and the Internet loves it When creating a dating profile, honesty is always the best policy. After all, no one is...