Women with the undiagnosed celiac disease may be more likely to have miscarriages or stillbirths than women who never get this diagnosis, a Danish study suggests.
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New drugs known as direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) used to treat serious blood clots are associated with reduced risks of major bleeding compared with the older anti-clotting drug, warfarin, finds a study in The BMJ today.
To help address access to health care for rural and underserved areas, registered nurses can take on expanded roles in primary care delivery. Many registered nurses have not been fulfilling these roles which are within the scope of their licensing.
Osaka University scientists demonstrate that SATB1 is essential for maintaining pluripotency of hematopoietic stem cells. Blood plays the important role of transporting oxygen and hormones necessary for the human body.
Medication-related harm (MRH) is common in older adults following hospital discharge. A study found that clinical judgment of doctors is not a reliable tool to predict MRH in older adults post-discharge.
Shortly after he turned 2, Yadriel Hernandez started struggling to breathe. His doctor prescribed an inhaler and an allergy pill for asthma, and his symptoms were mostly under control.
A set of dramatic before-and-after images of eight men with widespread metastatic prostate cancer who underwent treatment with cutting-edge technology was awarded the 2018 Image of the Year from the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI).
The National Health Agency (NHA), apex body to implement AYUSHMAN BHARAT, launched a formal process to empanel public and private hospitals to implement Ayushman Bharat-National Health Protection Scheme (AB-NHPM) to achieve universal health coverage.
RaySearch and Eckert & Ziegler BEBIG, a leading European supplier of brachytherapy products, have signed a partnership agreement. Both the RayStation and the RayCare oncology information system would be combined with the Eckert & Ziegler BEBIG brachytherapy systems.
The first major paper looking at the causes and consequences of meningitis in the UK has found that viruses are now the most common cause of meningitis in adults and a cause of substantial long-term ill health. The paper also found that the management of many patients with meningitis is sub-optimal.
Researchers examine a new microscope system can image living tissue in real time and in molecular detail, without any chemicals or dyes. The system uses precisely tailored pulses of light to simultaneously image with multiple wavelengths. This enables the researchers to study concurrent processes within cells and tissue and could give cancer researchers a new tool for tracking tumor progression and physicians new technology for tissue pathology and diagnostics.
The researchers detailed the technique, called simultaneous label-free autofluorescence multi-harmonic microscopy, in the journal Nature Communications. "The way we have been removing, processing and staining tissue for diagnosing diseases have been practiced the same way for over a century.