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Black heart failure patients endangered further by depression
A new study has found that symptoms of depression in African-American heart failure patients could increase their risk of being hospitalized or dying.
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Depression raises risk of poor outcomes for blacks with heart failure
- Even moderate depressive symptoms may raise the risk of hospitalization or death in black heart failure patients. Black heart failure patients with worsening symptoms of depression over three month...
Acute back pain Presentation
- An overview of clinical back pain, looking at common aetiology and methods of avoiding reinjury.
Combo Treatment Effective for Depression in Older Patients
- Adding an antipsychotic to an antidepressant proves effective in older patients with resistant depression.
Immune System Flowchart
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A medical mystery for Mother's Day...
- I'd like to tell you a curious story. Jane was a 52 year old woman in need of a kidney transplant. Thankfully she had three loving sons who were all very happy to give her one of theirs. So Jane's ...