Following a "prudent" or "traditional" diet is associated with a reduced risk of preterm delivery.
Indoor air pollution, specifically mold and environmental tobacco smoke, is associated with asthma and asthma-related respiratory symptoms in middle-aged adults.
For patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI), hyperglycemia is associated with larger area-at-risk and infarct size, and the effect of exenatide treatment is independent of glucose levels.
Terminally ill patients with cancer who receive chemotherapy at the end of life are at increased risk of dying in an ICU and receiving CPR and/or mechanical ventilation.
Higher body mass index (BMI) is associated with increased cost of care and longer hospital stays for patients who present to the emergency department with chest pain and dyspnea.