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Transradial PCI Ups Hand, Wrist Impairment Risk, Study Cautions

Nearly three-fourths of patients undergoing transradial PCI in a cohort study had upper-extremity dysfunction, a finding described by one expert as a "dropping a small hand grenade into the radial community."  
medscape.com
about 4 years ago
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Skin Cancer Patients Face Deadly Risk Using 'Black Salve' Home Remedy

People who fear they have skin cancer, or know it, and decide to try an unapproved product called "black salve" may face infection, scarring and worse cancer outcomes, doctors warn.  
medscape.com
about 4 years ago
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ADHD: Do the Eyes Have It?

A new study provides more evidence that elevated 'background noise' on pattern electroretinogram may be a neural correlate of ADHD.  
medscape.com
about 4 years ago
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Running Retraining to Treat Lower Limb Injuries

Could running retraining interventions help to treat running-related lower limb injuries?  
medscape.com
about 4 years ago
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SHOCK LIVER AFTER CARDIAC ARREST

Interesting paper in AJEM. Hypoxic hepatitis (HH), ‘shock liver’, is defined as an increase in serum aminotransferase levels (20 times the upper normal level) after respiratory or circulatory failure. It is commonly seen in critical illness and after cardiac arrest. In ICU patients HH has been associated with poor outcomes but little is known about what it means in ROSC patients.  
scancrit.com
about 4 years ago
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IOP in the Fellow Eye After Glaucoma Surgery in One Eye

How is intraocular pressure in the untreated fellow eye impacted after glaucoma surgery?  
medscape.com
about 4 years ago
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Chemotherapy for Bone Sarcoma in Adults

Read how clinicians at MD Anderson manage adults with bone sarcoma using extrapolated findings from pediatric studies and their own experiences.  
medscape.com
about 4 years ago
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Drug Targeting Blood-Brain Barrier 'Hopeful' in Stroke

Imatinib, a drug that is already available for the treatment of cancer, showed positive results in an initial randomized study in ischemic stroke.  
medscape.com
about 4 years ago
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New 'Brain Food' Scale Flags Best Nutrients for Depression

Researchers zero in on animal- and plant-based foods that best protect against depression.  
medscape.com
about 4 years ago
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The Leadership Council - The Effect of Childhood Trauma on Brain Development

As recently as the 1980s, many professionals thought that by the time babies are born, the structure of their brains was already genetically determined. However, emerging research shows evidence of altered brain functioning as a result of early abuse and neglect. The key to why this occurs appears to be in the brain.  
leadershipcouncil.org
about 4 years ago
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Johnson and Johnson faces lawsuit over vaginal mesh devices

The US states of California and Washington have filed a suit against the drug and device maker Johnson and Johnson, alleging that the company hid its knowledge about potential adverse effects, some of which were permanent, associated with its vaginal mesh devices used to treat pelvic prolapse and stress incontinence.  
feeds.bmj.com
about 4 years ago
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Johnson and Johnson faces lawsuit over vaginal mesh devices

The US states of California and Washington have filed a suit against the drug and device maker Johnson and Johnson, alleging that the company hid its knowledge about potential adverse effects, some of which were permanent, associated with its vaginal mesh devices used to treat pelvic prolapse and stress incontinence.  
feeds.bmj.com
about 4 years ago
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Johnson and Johnson faces lawsuit over vaginal mesh devices

The US states of California and Washington have filed a suit against the drug and device maker Johnson and Johnson, alleging that the company hid its knowledge about potential adverse effects, some of which were permanent, associated with its vaginal mesh devices used to treat pelvic prolapse and stress incontinence.  
feeds.bmj.com
about 4 years ago
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Dr. Smith's ECG Blog: Acute Respiratory Distress, Hypoxia, and a Large Right Ventricle on Bedside Ultrasound

Instructive ECGs in Clinical Context ----Archives, Popular Posts, and an Index of all ECGs are down the right-hand side.  
hqmeded-ecg.blogspot.com
about 4 years ago
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Chemical (Alkali and Acid) Injury of the Conjunctiva and Cornea - EyeWiki

EyeWiki, the Eye Encyclopedia written by Eye Physicians & Surgeons.  
eyewiki.aao.org
about 4 years ago
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Imaging Case of the Week 207

The frontal chest x-ray is from a 23 year old with shortness of breath after inhaling a chemical. What radiological sign can be seen?With thanks to Dr. Basil Muharb for the image.  
emergucate.com
about 4 years ago
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Ankle Arthritis and Replacement

The most common form of arthritis affecting the ankle is osteoarthritis. It can be caused by injury or by long-term wear and tear. Take a look at this condit...  
youtube.com
about 4 years ago
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VIST: Vertebral Artery Stenting May Reduce Recurrent Stroke

The trial showed a low risk of stenting, and suggested reduced recurrent stroke particularly in patients with extracranial stenosis, but was underpowered. A confirmatory trial will be needed.  
medscape.com
about 4 years ago
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Muscle Strength Positively Predicts Bone Outcomes in Aging Men

Muscle strength -- as distinct from muscle mass -- declines with age, shows a study in men over age 40, with a knock-on effect on bone outcomes and fracture risk. Differences were seen between ethnic groups.  
medscape.com
about 4 years ago
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Deaths caused by lung disease have not decreased over past decade, shows UK study

The number of people dying from lung disease has barely changed in a decade, and rates of some lung conditions are far higher than previously thought, a comprehensive report from the British Lung Foundation has shown.1  
feeds.bmj.com
about 4 years ago