WASHINGTON – “The metabolic stress of pregnancy can uncover underlying susceptibilities.” – Deborah B. Ehrenthal, MD...
Icosapent ethyl (Vascepa), purified eicosapentaenoic acid, got unanimous support from an FDA panel for a new indication of reducing CVD events.
VANCOUVER – Two randomized trials show a reduction in prescribed opiates decreases postoperative usage with no loss...
PARIS – The effects were seen in those with genetic variants linked with low LDL cholesterol and systolic blood pressure.
In 2017, 21.7% of cancer deaths in the most rural counties were potentially preventable, compared with 3.2% in the most urban counties.
PARIS – Prescient childhood cohort studies launched in the 1970s are paying off.
USPSTF recommendations on risk assessment, genetic counseling, and genetic testing for BRCA-related cancer
They recommend using screening tools focusing on family history that primary care physicians can utilize to determine who should be referred for...
Seventy percent of patients are male, and 79% are under age 35 years.
Outcomes Research in Review
Allowing any radiologist, rather than a lead radiologist, to establish CT protocols is associated with high likelihood of exceeding ACR dose...