A thromboembolism risk calculator in a hospital’s EHR led to a significant rise in appropriate thromboprophylaxis and a drop in thromboembolic...
Compared with rivaroxaban, patients who received apixaban had a 43% reduced risk of stroke or embolism.
“This technology is not ready for population-wide screening, but as the technology improves, costs will go down.”
“The risk of stroke due to blood type is smaller than other risk factors that we know about, like smoking and hypertension. I would be much more...
“This study is among the few to focus on drinking water specifically and the first to apply a novel metric designed to capture potential exposure...
“Many of these conditions were rare or uncommon among children in this analysis, but even a small increase in these conditions is notable.”
“Normal factor IX levels can be achieved in patients with severe or moderately severe hemophilia B with the use of relatively low vector doses of...
In its final recommendation statement on the subject, the task force does, however, recommend against use of vitamin E and beta-carotene.
“Vaso-occlusive events and related hospitalization appear to follow corticosteroid prescription fairly quickly.”
Sequencing analysis showed that even high-risk CLL subtypes precursor states may exist up to 16 years longer than previously thought.