Patients with greater variations in blood pressure over multiple office visits have a greater risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and all-cause mortality, reports research in the Annals of Internal Medicine.
Procedure may be an alternative to antibiotics, drainage tubes
Combination therapy linked to greater coronary plaque regression in Japanese patients
Differential placebo effects can alter estimates of the relative efficacies of active treatments
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) issued a draft recommendation today stating that all adults over the age of 18, including pregnant and postpartum women, should be screened for depression in a primary care setting.
Study authors recommend that people diagnosed before age 35 get tested
Newborns admitted to NICUs bigger, less premature than in prior years
Almost one in three not told cancer treatment might affect future fertility
The safety and immunogenicity of the first pediatric combination vaccine directed against six diseases is comparable to analogous licensed component vaccines and could help to alleviate "shot burden," reports a new study in Pediatrics on this novel investigational vaccine.
Researchers have developed a genetic test to quickly detect enterovirus D68 (EV-D68).