Almost all women with endometrial cancer have a history of postmenopausal bleeding (PMB), although only a small minority of women with PMB will be diagnosed with endometrial cancer, a systematic review and meta-analysis has found
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Bone morphogenetic proteins (BMP's) are vital for bone and cartilage formation, where bone morphogenetic protein-2 (BMP-2) is acknowledged as a growth factor in osteoblast differentiation. However, uncontrolled delivery may result in adverse clinical effects
In the present study, researchers are helping to explain why some people anticipate and react to fast-moving objects much quicker than others
Researchers at Okayama University report in The Journal of Vascular Access a supporting device for accurately placing hemodialysis catheters on kidney patients. The device was successfully used on a group of 10 patients and is expected to become an essential tool in situations where other, catheter-free hemodialysis approaches are not possible
A new clinical guideline from the Women's Preventive Services Initiative (WPSI) recommends annual screening for all women, even adolescents, for urinary incontinence, but editorialists say this recommendation is premature and relies on insufficient evidence
According to a new study, researchers suggested that a key ingredient of energy drinks could be exacerbating some of the negative effects of binge drinking
Early childhood seizures result from a rare disease that begins in the first months of life. Researchers at the University of Utah Health have developed high-tech tools to uncover the genetic cause of the most difficult to diagnose cases. The results are available online on August 13 in the journal Nature Genomic Medicine
High maternal levels of the stress hormone cortisol during pregnancy increase anxious and depressive-like behaviors in female offspring at the age of 2, reports a new study in Biological Psychiatry
In elderly patients with no comorbidities — but only in those patients — lighter sedation was associated with lower risk of post-operative delirium, a 200-patient randomized trial showed.
Palliative care is increasingly a pertinent topic in Kenya and the rest of the world but many people are not aware of what it entails, when it is needed and how to access it. Palliative care is recognised as a basic human right and an important component of quality healthcare and is not only for the very last days of a patient’s life.
Frank Borman was probably the first person to barf in space. This is the second of a two-part series on preparations for upcoming human space missions to the Red Planet.