Health & Medicine Journal & Academic : Health & Medical
A growing number of patients are "brown-bagging" medications into their clinic or doctor's office, affecting many aspects of care delivery.
In this study, three hematology analyzers -- the Cell-Dyn Sapphire, DxH-800, and XN-2000 -- are evaluated for repeatability, linearity, and carryover.
How does combination ART affect the risk of cancer?
Read how data analytics applied to big data are facilitating outcomes research and quality improvement efforts.
Complex medication regimens to treat multiple conditions are increasingly common, yet patients often do not fully understand the instructions for safe and effective use. How prevalent is this problem?
Are you aware of the excipients in commonly prescribed drugs?
Thyroid storm, or thyrotoxic crisis, is an uncommon and severe form of hyperthyroidism, manifesting clinically as the triad of altered mental status, hyperpyrexia, and adrenergic activation (tachycardia, high-output cardiac failure, and gastrointestinal dysfunction).
The authors report on their laboratory and clinical experience in assessing persistence and progression of monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance via immunofixation electrophoresis.
Investigators evaluated the effect of postoperative patient-controlled analgesia with opioids on postoperative supraventricular arrhythmias in patients following pulmonary resection.
Animal studies show favorable effects of n-3 fatty acids on inflammation and cancer, but results from epidemiologic studies appear to be inconsistent. How much do fatty acids really help?
Is this latest method of renal denervation a better path to lower blood pressure -- for those with resistant hypertension?
This case suggests that the sedative agent dexmedetomidine is an effective alternative to opioids and benzodiazepines as an antidote for accidental marijuana ingestion in young children.
What's the connection between psoriasis and aortic stenosis?
What's the price for non-adherence to antihypertensive agents -- for long and short-term stroke risk?