NEW ORLEANS – National Inpatient Sample data showed that during 2004-2015 hospitalized U.S. patients with a PE diagnosis jumped by 80%.
CDC Vital Signs report suggests that declines in staph infections and death have leveled off.
SAN DIEGO – Study shows that changes in parameters between first and second extubation attempts did not predict...
WASHINGTON – The proteasome inhibitor carfilzomib increases risk for heart failure, and thalidomide analogs increase the risk for venous...
Compared to non-ICU visitors, patients had greater risk of developing new chronic conditions after discharge.
SAN DIEGO – The procedure carries few risks, aside from patient discomfort.
Patients with the flu sent to the ICU had a more frequent history of sleep apnea, MI, and a BMI greater than 30 g/m2.
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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...