Health & Medicine Journal & Academic : Health & Medical
This review catalogs the published criteria and prediction models available for determining which individuals and families are most likely to be carrying a MMR gene mutation for Lynch syndrome.
The authors of this commentary identify seven critical biological, technical and methodological issues that may complicate--and confound--epigenetic study results.
What's the up-shot for contrast-induced acute kidney injury -- in terms of outcomes?
Is angiography-guided management associated with higher rates of coronary revascularization when compared with FFR-guided management in NSTEMI patients?
The study was terminated according to protocol when 5/15 enrolled patients had virologic failure; viral rebound was seen at weeks 12 through 16.
This study assessed whether regional anesthesia decreases mortality, CV morbidity, DVT and PE, and other factors in patients following total hip arthroplasty.
Studies have consistently shown an association between depression and increased mortality in older adults. Can a primary care intervention extend life?
In breast cancer, it's unclear if VEGF-D expression and lymph node metastases or survival are related. What's the role of lymphangiogenesis in lymphatic dissemination in invasive lobular breast cancer
Erectile dysfunction is a common complaint in men after colorectal cancer. Are they receiving sufficient information and counseling on this potential consequence of treatment?
Patients use a variety of methods in an attempt to lose weight, including fad diets and nonprescription supplements. But which ones really work?
Many older adults are ill-prepared for natural disasters, according to a survey of older Americans. How can disaster preparedness be improved among this population?
What different criteria exist to identify male candidates for fracture preventing drug treatment?
Our objective was to define typical MRI findings of the wrist and the hand in patients with psoriatic arthritis (PsA) and rheumatoid arthritis (RA).
Does maternal exposure to air pollution during pregnancy contribute to the risk of early childhood cancers?
Are patients more likely to receive health education if their primary care providers receive primarily capitated payment?
What are the challenges of using part-time faculty in pharmacy schools?
This study surveyed recently discharged hospital patients regarding their experiences with adverse events. How did these events influence their perception of quality of care?