• By Medscape   -   May 28, 2022

    EOSINOPHILIC DISEASES OFTEN OVERLAP, RAISING COSTS

    Overlap was less common in eosinophilic esophagitis but more common in eosinophilic gastritis/eosinophilic gastroenteritis. Medscape...

    Gastroenterology, News
  • By Medscape   -   May 28, 2022

    RACE-, ETHNICITY-BASED CLINICAL GUIDELINES MISS THE MARK: STUDY

    Race-based recommendations and clinical algorithms may be doing more harm than good, according to a systematic review of databases...

    Gastroenterology, News
  • By Medscape   -   May 28, 2022

    SHUNT THERAPY FOR HF HINTS AT HEART STRUCTURAL, FUNCTIONAL GAINS

    With new findings suggesting a reverse-remodeling effect from implantation of an interatrial shunt device, researchers debate the quality...

    Cardiology, News
  • By Medscape   -   May 28, 2022

    INDEX CHOLECYSTECTOMY CUTS READMISSIONS AFTER ACUTE CHOLANGITIS

    Cholecystectomy is considered an elective procedure, and surgeons may delay it if the patient is very sick or simply for scheduling...

    Gastroenterology, News
  • By Medscape   -   May 28, 2022

    WHEN DOES AN ELITE ATHLETE NEED MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT?

    Nearly all athletes experience anxiety before a competition. But persistent symptoms, such as difficulty falling asleep, may indicate...

    Psychiatry, News
  • By Medscape   -   May 28, 2022

    PSYCHOLOGICAL INTERVENTION LOOKS PROMISING IN CROHN'S DISEASE

    A combination of mindfulness and cognitive behavioral therapy showed promise for pain, fatigue, and productivity associated with Crohn's...

    Fatigue, Gastroenterology, News
  • By Medscape   -   May 28, 2022

    STEROID USE MAY INCREASE RELAPSE RISK IN ULCERATIVE COLITIS

    Steroid use may increase relapse risk in patients who have histologically active ulcerative colitis with a Mayo endoscopic subcore...

    Gastroenterology, News
  • By Medscape   -   May 28, 2022

    DOUBLE THE PLEASURE: STIM PATCH DELAYS EARLY EJACULATION: STUDY

    Intravaginal ejaculatory latency time doubled for men who used a perineal stimulator, researchers reported at AUA 2022. Medscape Medical...

    Urology, News
  • By Medscape   -   May 28, 2022

    DISTAL RADIAL ACCESS DOES NOT IMPAIR HAND FUNCTION: RATATOUILLE

    Transradial access is typically used for percutaneous coronary procedures, but positive data are generating excitement for this alternative...

    Hands, Cardiology, News
  • By Medscape   -   May 28, 2022

    NUMBER OF US MONKEYPOX CASES GROWS TO 10, CDC SAYS

    Health officials identified two cases in Florida, two cases in Utah, and one case each in California, Colorado, Massachusetts, New...

    Infectious Diseases, News
  • By Medscape   -   May 28, 2022

    H PYLORI ANTIBIOTICS BRIEFLY DISRUPT GUT MICROBIOME

    Researchers compared antibiotic resistance following either levofloxacin quadruple therapy or bismuth quadruple therapy. Medscape Medical...

    Gastroenterology, News
  • By Medscape   -   May 28, 2022

    ESG'S CARDIOMETABOLIC BENEFITS LAST 5 YEARS

    Bariatric surgery's benefits have been well described, but endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty is relatively new, so its outcomes haven't...

    Gastroenterology, News
  • By Medscape   -   May 28, 2022

    DON'T EQUATE MASS SHOOTINGS WITH MENTAL ILLNESS

    Dinah Miller speaks about the frustration and sadness around mass violence among psychiatrists. Medscape Psychiatry

    Psychiatry, Commentary
  • By Medscape   -   May 28, 2022

    INCREASED SOCIAL SERVICES SPENDING UPS CANCER SURVIVAL OF BLACKS

    States that increased investments by 10% in services for socioeconomically disadvantaged individuals showed improved 5-year overall...

    Cancer, Hematology-Oncology, News
  • By Medscape   -   May 28, 2022

    'UNLIMITED' CANCER COSTS: THE MEDICARE PART D DILEMMA

    One expert highlights the high cost of cancer drugs under Medicare Part D, and how somewhat arbitrary variations in a patient's cancer...

    Cancer, Drugs, Hematology-Oncology, News
  • By Medscape   -   May 28, 2022

    NEW TEST MIGHT TRANSFORM MALE INFERTILITY

    Using epigenetics to assess sperm can better identify patients likely to have problems conceiving, a new study found. Medscape Medical...

    Infertility, Urology, News
  • By Medscape   -   May 28, 2022

    EARLY LIVER TRANSPLANT OUTCOMES NOT IMPACTED BY NEW US ALLOCATION SYSTEM

    A new system for allocating liver allografts in the United States, implemented in 2020, has been associated with procurement-related...

    Gastroenterology, News
  • By Medscape   -   May 28, 2022

    NUTRIENTS AND EXERCISE AFFECT TUMOR DEVELOPMENT

    At a recent conference, researchers reviewed the data on the effects of diet and exercise on cancer. These factors have different effects...

    Diet, Tumors, Cancer, Hematology-Oncology, News
  • By Medscape   -   May 28, 2022

    ARTIFICIAL INSEMINATION BIRTHS EBB IN WOMEN WITH UNDERWEIGHT

    Among women receiving fertility treatment by intrauterine insemination, underweight associated with a significantly lower live birth...

    Overweight, Diabetes & Endocrinology, News
  • By Medscape   -   May 28, 2022

    AFTER TEXAS SCHOOL SHOOTING, PARENTS SEARCH FOR NEW ANSWERS

    "I want to visit with our school about that " and find out whether "they have individual class protocols" to deal with the what-ifs. WebMD...

    Family Medicine, Primary Care, News