A new study by Andrew Grogan-Kaylor and Shawna Lee, both U-M associate professors of social work, and colleagues indicates the violence caused by spanking can lead adults to feel depressed, attempt suicide, drink at moderate-to-heavy levels or use illegal drugs.
All news from Anaesthesiology
Trelegy Ellipta is a combination of fluticasone furoate, umeclidinium, and vilanterol. FDA has approved this once-daily, single inhaler triple therapy for patients with COPD. According to a company news release, the approved indication includes patients with chronic bronchitis and emphysema. The patients who are on a fixed-dose combination of fluticasone furoate and vilanterol for air flow obstruction.
Researchers suggested a new study that the intraoperative placement of a bioabsorbable steroid-releasing implant in the frontal sinus of a chronic rhinosinusitis patient, might improve outcomes when compared with surgery alone. This study was published in the journal JAMA Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.
A new study led by Mathieu Ferron from the Montreal Clinical Research Institute (IRCM), address the effect of a hormone called osteocalcin, produced by the bones, on appetite and metabolism of sugars and fat. The study was published in The Journal of Clinical Investigation.
The scientists from the University of Glasgow developed a novel technology-based approach that could identify people at high risk of type-2 diabetes. The study was published in PLOS ONE.
The scientists from Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) have identified specific cells present in the upper region of the digestive tract that could cause Barrett's esophagus, a precursor to esophageal cancer. The study was published in the recent issue of the journal Nature.
Researchers explained two kinds of GGAA-microsatellites and their roles in EWS/FLI binding and gene regulation in Ewing sarcoma. The study was published in PLOS ONE.
Weekend effect: Mortality risk increased if admitted to intensive care units at the weekend compared to weekdays.
A study involving 119 Intensive Care Units (ICUs) in Austria reported a greater risk of death when admitted to the ICU at the weekend compared to a weekday. Alternately, the risk of dying in the ICU on the weekend was lower than on a weekday. This emphasized the complexity of the so-called 'weekend effect.' The study was published in the journal Critical Care.
In rural Asia, highly hazardous pesticides are frequently used in acts of self-poisoning and suicide. However, two studies had reported that instead of concentrating on secure storage, global policies on highly hazardous pesticides should concentrate on National bans to decrease the suicidal cases.
Researchers from Indiana University School of Medicine reported that an antiviral drug could be used as a treatment for people who suffer from increased feelings of aggression after traumatic brain injury. The findings were published in the Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation.
According to new research led by King's College London, IL-36 a protein known to play a significant role in the progress of psoriasis could be blocked, without any risk to patient health.
According to a Canadian-led study, the perioperative aspirin could prevent heart attack or other heart-related complications caused after major noncardiac surgery in patients with previous percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), which includes angioplasty or stent.