News from the FDA/CDC
Spurned by physicians, more users seem to be turning to street drugs that contain fentanyl and similar substances.
Topics include: Short-term NSAID use • chronic liver disease & pneumonia • Antibiotic prescribing • fractures in older men • ART for younger...
SAN ANTONIO – Liver disease increased the risk of intubation in pneumonia patients.
MALMO, SWEDEN – Serum procalcitonin/CRP combo facilitates early diagnosis, predicts outcome.
While at school, a 9-year-old boy experienced sudden-onset irritation and pain in his right eye, causing him to rub it. He says it feels like...
A 60-year-old woman suddenly collapses and becomes unresponsive. After being stabilized, she is transferred to your facility. See what a...
Hypertension is the most common chronic condition in the US, and when blood pressure spikes, it can indicate a hypertensive urgency or emergency....
Overall, the risk of major bleeds associated with NOACs was similar to the risk with conventional anticoagulants.