• By Medscape   -   Jan 23, 2021

    SMFM 2021

    Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from SMFM 2021 Medscape Ob/Gyn

    Ob, Gyn & Women's Health, Conference Coverage
  • By Medscape   -   Jan 23, 2021

    THE GROWTH OF TAVR AND THE CAPITALIST CREED

    Theheart.org on Medscape

    Cardiology, Commentary
  • By Medscape   -   Jan 22, 2021

    FULL-DOSE ANTICOAGULATION REDUCES NEED FOR LIFE SUPPORT IN COVID-19

    The benefit, along with a trend to lower mortality, was reported in the subgroup of moderately ill patients hospitalized with COVID-19...

    Hospital, Cardiology, News
  • By Medscape   -   Jan 22, 2021

    LIFESTYLE FALLOUT FROM HIP FRACTURE DECLINES BY YEAR 2

    Most people recover from the depression associated with a hip fracture in about a year as they return to normal activities, and physicians...

    Depression, Orthopaedics, News
  • By Medscape   -   Jan 22, 2021

    DIFFERENT MS COGNITIVE PHENOTYPES COULD HELP GUIDE CARE

    Cognitive profiles should be considered as a measure of disease progression along with physical disability scores, the authors of a...

    Disability, Neurology & Neurosurgery, News
  • By Medscape   -   Jan 22, 2021

    PCOS LINKED TO POSTPARTUM DEPRESSION, PRENATAL MOOD

    Polycystic ovary syndrome is associated with postpartum depression, and prenatal depressed mood and anxiety mediate the association,...

    Depression, Ob, Gyn & Women's Health, News
  • By Medscape   -   Jan 22, 2021

    STICH: ISCHEMIA NOT LINKED TO 10-YEAR MORTALITY, CABG BENEFIT

    The findings define another patient population in whom ischemia fails to identify those who derive a mortality benefit from revascularization. Medscape...

    Cardiology, News
  • By Medscape   -   Jan 22, 2021

    INFECTIOUS DISEASES 'GIANT' JOHN BARTLETT: HIS 'IMPACT WILL ENDURE'

    Dr John Bartlett, a leader in infectious disease medicine, will be remembered for his personal demeanor and professional achievements. Medscape...

    Infectious Diseases, News
  • By Medscape   -   Jan 22, 2021

    CONSENSUS ON DIAGNOSIS, MANAGEMENT OF ACUTE FLACCID MYELITIS

    The polio-like disease primarily affects children and often causes residual disability. In the absence of proven therapies, management...

    Disability, Neurology & Neurosurgery, News
  • By Medscape   -   Jan 22, 2021

    LONGER RISK PERIOD FOR MIS-C IN CHILDREN WITH COVID

    The risk period for development of multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children with COVID-19 may be longer than currently thought. Reuters...

    Pediatrics, News
  • By Medscape   -   Jan 22, 2021

    CHILD-RESISTANT MICROWAVE DOORS TO HELP PROTECT CHILDREN FROM BURNS

    Starting in 2023, new safety measures on microwave oven doors will be designed to reduce the number of severe scalding burns that young...

    Food, Child, Pediatrics, News
  • By Medscape   -   Jan 22, 2021

    CDC: GAP BETWEEN VACCINE DOSES COULD BE 6 WEEKS

    The CDC has updated its guidance on how long people can wait between the first and second doses of the Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna...

    Vaccination, Infectious Diseases, News
  • By Medscape   -   Jan 22, 2021

    J&J COVID VACCINE GETS UNIQUE CPT CODE EVEN BEFORE FDA FILING

    The AMA's CPT panel readies for potential introduction of a third COVID-19 vaccine for the US, with J&J awaiting phase 3 results for...

    Vaccination, Infectious Diseases, News
  • By Medscape   -   Jan 22, 2021

    JAN 22 2021 THIS WEEK IN CARDIOLOGY

    COVID myocarditis, the Polypill, low-value care, and edge-to-edge tricuspid valve repair are discussed by John Mandrola, MD, in this...

    Cardiology, Commentary
  • By Medscape   -   Jan 22, 2021

    NEW CDC HEAD DISCUSSES TIMELINE FOR VACCINE ROLLOUT

    The new CDC director gave an overview of the Biden administration's COVID-19 vaccination strategy on Thursday. WebMD Health News

    Vaccination, Infectious Diseases, News
  • By Medscape   -   Jan 22, 2021

    DUBAI HALTS ELECTIVE SURGERIES, LIVE MUSIC AS COVID-19 CASES SURGE

    Dubai has suspended elective surgeries for a month and live music at restaurants and hotels indefinitely as coronavirus infections...

    Infectious Diseases, News
  • By Medscape   -   Jan 22, 2021

    'INVISIBLE' MIGRANTS RISK BEING LAST IN LINE FOR COVID-19 VACCINATION

    As an undocumented migrant living in Colombia, Venezuelan Leidi Gutierrez has little chance of getting a COVID-19 vaccination. With...

    Vaccination, Infectious Diseases, News
  • By Medscape   -   Jan 22, 2021

    BIONTECH INVESTOR, AMID WORRY OVER SHORTAGE, VOWS VACCINES TO BE DELIVERED FOR 2ND SHOT

    European countries should use all available vaccine doses provided by biotech firm BioNTech and its partner Pfizer because there will...

    Vaccination, Plan, Infectious Diseases, News
  • By Medscape   -   Jan 22, 2021

    PFIZER CUTS VACCINE DELIVERIES BY AS MUCH AS HALF TO SOME EU COUNTRIES

    Pfizer has slashed in half the volume of COVID-19 vaccines it will deliver to some EU countries this week, government officials said...

    Vaccination, Infectious Diseases, News
  • By Medscape   -   Jan 22, 2021

    BRITISH PM SAYS NEW VARIANT MAY CARRY HIGHER RISK OF DEATH

    British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday the new English variant of COVID-19 may be associated with a higher level of mortality...

    Vaccination, Infectious Diseases, News