Following the implementation of standardized protocols for intravenous therapy use at a pediatric rheumatology infusion center, only 1.9% of all infusions were associated with adverse events (AE's), according to findings published in Pediatric Rheumatology
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In patients with dry eye disease (DED), a cyclosporine A cationic emulsion (CsA CE) is well tolerated and effective, a pooled analysis of two clinical trials suggests
The opioid epidemic continues to rage in America; new data show that first-time opioid painkiller prescription rates have slowed in recently. From 2010 to 2015, rates fell 51% and 15% among adults using benzodiazepines and those not using the medications.
For 93-year-old Joseph Brown, the clearest sign of aging was his inability one day to remember he had to have his pants unzipped to pull them on. For 95-year-old Caroline Mayer, it was decided at age 80 to put away her skis, after two hip replacements.
Infections caused by multidrug-resistant bacteria, which has been common in patients with cirrhosis, are associated with a significant elevation in risk for in-hospital mortality, results from a global study show.
Over the past decade, how patients receive their care in clinics has been transforming, from traditional primary care to patient-centered medical homes, focusing on team-based, coordinated, and whole-person care.
Many new and potentially life-threatening adverse events associated with the use of alemtuzumab (Lemtrada, Genzyme) in multiple sclerosis (MS), the study have been reported
Women who underwent hysterectomy for uterine fibroid experienced statistically and clinically significant increases in major and minor complications after the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warned against the use of laparoscopic power morcellation.
Non-Hodgkin lymphoma, diagnosed in the U.S. more than 70,000 times annually, arises from overly proliferating immune cells within the body's lymph nodes, which are connected to a network of lymph vessels through which lymphatic fluid flows.
In the current study, the researchers analyzed data from 1488 patients undergoing endovascular therapy for acute ischemic stroke within 6.5 hours from onset of symptoms at 1 of 16 centers in the Netherlands between March 2014 and June 2016