Prenatal Exposure to Valproate and Heightened Risk for ADHD
Is there a pony in this analysis of Danish registry data?
1 day ago - Journal Watch
Revascularization for Silent Ischemia Linked to Better Outcomes
Registry suggests much lower MI risk for asymptomatic stable disease
2 days ago - MedPageToday
Cardiometabolic Risks Increased With Tic Disorders
Associations seen in Swedish registry study lack clear explanation, however
2 days ago - MedPageToday
Tourette syndrome, chronic tic disorder increase risk for cardiometabolic disorders
Patients with Tourette syndrome and chronic tic disorder have an increased risk for CV and metabolic disorders, according to a study published in JAMA Neurology. “The results...
5 days ago - Healio
Renal Replacement Therapy Modalities in Critically Ill Children*
Objectives: The objective of this study is to describe the relative frequency of use of continuous renal replacement therapy, intermittent hemodialysis, and peritoneal dialysis...
7 days ago - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Does diet strictness level during weekends and holiday periods influence 1-year follow-up weight loss maintenance? Evidence from the Portuguese Weight Control Registry
There is not much evidence about how diet strictness during weekends and holidays influence long-term weight loss maintenance. Our aim was to examine how dieting more or less...
7 days ago - Nutrition Journal
US Renal Data System marks 30 years of tracking kidney disease statistics
After nearly 15 years of a gradual drop in the mortality rate among patients on dialysis, there has been a leveling off, or lack of improvement, in reducing the death rate...
8 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
New Nationwide Data on Thyroid Storm: Rare but Deadly Emergency
Findings from the first US nationwide analysis of severe hyperthyroidism cases presenting in hospitals show thyroid storm rates are steady but costs are rising; there are calls...
8 days ago - Medscape
Patella resurfacing with TKA may be more cost-effective vs patellar retention
Resurfacing the patella in primary total knee arthroplasty may be more cost-effective compared with patellar retention, with higher costs resulting from a higher revision rate...
9 days ago - Healio
Noninvasive Ventilation During Pediatric and Neonatal Critical Care Transport: A Systematic Review*
Objectives: Noninvasive ventilation is increasingly used in neonatal and pediatric patients, but the intensive care transport setting is lagging in terms of availability of...
10 days ago - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
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Renewable Source of Cancer-fighting T Cells Created
The technique uses structures called artificial thymic organoids, which work by mimicking the environment of the thymus, the organ in which T cells develop from blood stem cells.
Home-Based Hypertension Program Kept BP Under Control
Brigham and women's hospital developed a home-based care delivery program to help control blood pressure quickly and at lower costs than office-based blood pressure programs...
Cytomegalovirus: Reactivation Of This Virus Can Be Prevented After Stem Cell...
Reactivation Of a Cytomegalovirus After Stem Cell Transplantation Can Be Prevented Using This Technique.
High Levels of Erucic Acid in Food Can Affect Your Health
Eating foods containing high levels of erucic acid can significantly affect your health, reveals a new study.
Study: Marketing to Docs, Opioid Crisis Linked
A county-by-county analysis showed that opioid use increased in places where drug makers focused their marketing efforts to physicians, researchers say.
Frail older people are at greater risk of getting dementia, even when their...
Experts from Dalhousie University in Canada now believe frailty could reduce people's tolerance to brain changes, so that they are more likely to become forgetful.
These '10 Year Challenge' Climate Change Photos Are Absolutely Haunting
These before and after photos proving climate change is definitely happening are devastating The “10 year challenge” has been sweeping social media with people posting pics of...
Raising A Child With Strong Faith When You're Not So Sure
I was making dinner one night when my 3-year-old came up to me with a stack of papers in his hands. He hands me the papers and says “These are to teach you about Jesus. Share...
‘Fiver Parties' Are The New Birthday Party Trend That Make Everyone's Life...
I'm not one to jump on trends, whether they are parenting fads, the latest health craze, or the new beauty product everyone is raging about. I tend to stick with what I know...
A National Survey on Interhospital Transport of Children in Cardiac Arrest*
Objectives: To describe the U.S. experience with interhospital transport of children in cardiac arrest undergoing cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Design: Self-administered...