Hormone therapy (HT) is associated with an increased risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE), but can statins (often used concurrently with HT in postmenopausal women) reduce this occurrence?
Persistent pain in later life is prevalent, costly, and often disabling to patients.
The use of conventional antipsychotics among the elderly has been limited due to severe side effects, but atypical antipsychotics have become widely prescribed but with increasing concerns over safety risks such as stroke and mortality in elderly patients with dementia.
A bile acid sequestrant currently indicated for the treatment of type 2 diabetes and primary hyperlipidemia could also help Crohn's disease (CD) patients with bile acid malabsorption (BAM)-associated diarrhea.
Does wealth influence your weight? Researchers sought to find out how money correlates to body mass index (BMI) in men and women.
Health care workers in poor nations often do not have enough protective gear to keep them safe from being infected with blood-borne viruses such as Ebola and HIV.
For patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI), treatment at pay-for-performance (P4P) hospitals is not associated with a change in the rate of coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery.
Para-aortic radiation correlates with increased diabetes mellitus (DM) risk for Hodgkin's lymphoma (HL) survivors.
For patients with stiff person syndrome (SPS), autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (auto-HSCT) can induce prolonged clinical remission.
Low levels of enrollment and more favorable risk profiles for participants raise questions about whether the findings of clinical trials are generalizable to typical patients with myocardial infarction (MI).