Analysis of the first 2645 registrations at the Research Registry®: a global repository for all study types involving human participants
The Declaration of Helsinki has called for the registration of all research studies involving human participants. Despite this, prior registries did not allow registration...
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No difference in readmission risk seen for one- vs two-midnight length of stay for TKA
No difference was seen between one-midnight and two-midnight length of stay for primary total knee arthroplasty regarding 90-day readmission risk, according to recently...
1 day ago - Healio
A product registry would go a long way toward weeding out bad actors
The low barriers to entry in the dietary supplement industry create the risk that the good deeds of the many will be besmirched by the transgressions of the few. Fortunately...
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Room for “quality” improvement? Validating National Surgical Quality Improvement Program-Pediatric appendectomy data
Accurate data are essential for the validity of clinical registries. This study aimed to validate NSQIP-P data, assess representativeness, and evaluate risk-adjusted predictive...
7 days ago - Journal of Pediatric Surgery
Most dry eye patients may be undertreated
SAN ANTONIO - A majority of patients with dry eye disease do not have a record of a prescribed treatment, according to research from Csaba Siffel presented here at the American...
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Interim data show benefit of 3D helical vascular stent
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8 days ago - Healio
Pediatric Injuries Treated at a Level 1 Trauma Center After an F5 Tornado
Background On May 22, 2011, an F5 tornado ripped through the city of Joplin, Mo, resulting in over 150 fatalities and over 750 injuries. Pediatric trauma centers in the region...
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Standalone Cath Lab Does the Trick for TAVR
Registry data show no advantage for on-site cardiac surgery or hybrid OR
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Colectomy May Boost Diabetes Risk
Large registry study suggests role for altered intestinal microbiota and hormones post-surgery
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BIOIMPEDANCE VECTOR ANALYSIS PREDICTS HOSPITAL LENGTH-OF-STAY IN ACUTE HEART FAILURE
Acute heart failure is defined as the rapid onset or worsening of symptoms and/or signs of HF. The role of peripheral and central congestion in AHF or in acute decompensated...
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Anti-Malaria Drugs can Treat Cancer: Here's How
Mechanism of action of anti-malarial drugs that can be used for treating cancer has been discovered. These drugs target the enzyme PPT1 and deactivate it to inhibit the growth...
New Shoe Insole Technology Can Heal Diabetic Ulcers Better While Walking
Diabetic foot ulcers: Newly developed shoe insole technology can heal diabetic ulcers better while walking.
New Method to Study Swallowing Could Lead to Improved ALS Treatments
Researchers mimic swallowing problems in rodents that will allow more targeted study of ALS progression.
Omega-3 Fatty Acids Can Reduce Premature Birth Risk
High intake of omega-3 fatty acids during pregnancy can lower the risk of premature births, reveals a new study.
Omega-3 fatty acids found to control non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
It is a little-known fact that even teetotalers can end up with liver disease. In fact, the most common form of this type of disease in the United States - non-alcoholic fatty...
Homeopathic remedies for high blood pressure
Hypertension is a common and critical health concern, especially for older people. An article in Homeopathic covered some of the best ways of naturally treating high blood...
FDA to crack down on menthol cigarettes, flavored vapes
About half of teens who smoke cigarettes choose menthols and flavored e-cigarettes have been blamed for a recent increase in teen vaping rates.
Patients may be getting turned away from surgery until their painful disease...
Wales' only endometriosis centre is inadequately funded and is turning complex cases away because 'it cannot cope with demand'
What is hyperemesis gravidarum? The extreme morning sickness that Kate...
Kate suffered from hyperemesis gravidarum with all three pregnancies and Amy Schumer said she is in hospital with the same thing
FDA to Limit Flavored E-Cigarettes, Ban Menthol
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Thursday that it will limit or ban access to flavored e-cigarettes, menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars.