Perceptions of the organ donation experience vary between relatives who decide to donate their relative's organs and those who do not, but the decision does not appear to be associated with subsequent grief symptoms, according to a study published online in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine.
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According to French researchers, intravitreal anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (anti-VEGF) medications in general do not appear to increase the risk of extraocular hemorrhagic or other adverse events, though questions remain
The German market leader for radiation sterilization known as BGS Beta-Gamma-Service intended to expand its market activities in the UK and promote its services for the first time at Health GB Manchester from 30 April to 2 May.
Air conditioners for people with asthma, healthy groceries, rides to medical appointments and home-delivered meals may be among the new benefits added to Medicare Advantage coverage when new federal rules take effect next year.
The main objective of the study is to characterize toxicities observed with palbociclib resulting in dose modifications and prescriber preferences in modifying palbociclib dosage in response to treatment-related toxicities outside the context of a clinical trial
A new study published in the Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases found that patients with axial spondyloarthritis have an increased risk of developing depressive symptoms, which is associated with disease activity, functional impairment, lower income and lack of exercise.
In this prospective cohort, greater waist circumference at early childhood and greater increases in adiposity measures from early to mid-childhood were associated with greater alanine transferase (ALT) levels at mid-childhood.
Present study explains that Osteoclast secretion SLIT3 plays an osteoprotective role by synchronously stimulating bone formation and inhibiting bone resorption, making it a potential therapeutic target for metabolic bone diseases
New results suggest that health-related quality of life (HRQOL) is good with the new-generation antiandrogen inhibitor apalutamide (Erleada, Janssen), which recently became the first agent to be approved for use in men with nonmetastatic castrate-resistant prostate cancer (nmCRPC).
A new study from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health found that the uninsured face significant barriers to primary care, highlighting a group that remains vulnerable even after the Affordable Care Act insurance expansions.
In the study, researchers conducted a large randomized phase 3 trial to explain combination immunotherapy could be a new standard of care for some patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma (RCC)
A new study presented at Pittcon 2018 shows that the microbial communities we carry in and on our bodies—known as the human microbiome—have the potential to identify individuals, much like a fingerprint. The study suggests that we can potentially use this fingerprint in forensic science, but that would be in the distant future.