Role of Non ‐Steroidal Anti‐Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs) in the Association between Osteoarthritis and Cardiovascular Diseases: A Longitudinal Study
ConclusionFindings of this first study to evaluate NSAID's mediating role in OA ‐CVD relationship suggest that NSAID use substantially contributes to the OA‐CVD association.This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved.
Publication date: Available online 17 September 2019Source: Orthopaedics &Traumatology: Surgery &ResearchAuthor(s): Yacine Carlier, Hubert Lenoir, Dominique M. Rouleau, Pierre Mansat, Anne Vidil, Matthieu Ferrand, Rémy Bleton, Olivier Herrisson, Vincent Salabi, Fabrice Duparc, François Kelberine, Pierre Desmoineaux, The French Arthroscopy Society (SFA)AbstractIntroductionOsteoarthritis is the second most frequent cause of elbow stiffness, after trauma sequelae. Surgical treatment mainly consists of debridement. The main aim of the present study was to assess the efficacy of arthroscopic treatment of o...
Publication date: Available online 17 September 2019Source: Multiple Sclerosis and Related DisordersAuthor(s): Andrew B. Wolf, Lana Zhovtis Ryerson, Krupa Pandey, Brett M. McGettigan, Timothy Vollmer, John R. Corboy, Enrique AlvarezAbstractRituximab is a chimeric anti-CD20 monoclonal antibody that is an effective therapy for multiple sclerosis. Rituximab has been associated with the development of serum sickness (type III hypersensitivity) characterized by arthralgia, fever, and rash during the treatment of other conditions, such as rheumatoid arthritis. Here we describe serum sickness associated with rituximab in multiple...
Infants and toddlers should not be given soda, chocolate milk or other sweetened drinks, according to strict new guidelines.
In this study, the trends of risk factors and macrovascular complications were examined in patients with DM in Taiwan.MethodsHealth care information and International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision diagnostic codes were retrieved from the Taiwan Bureau of National Health Insurance claims files between 2005 and 2014. Using these data, the number of cases and annual prevalence of diabetic macrovascular complications in individuals with DM were stratified by age and sex.ResultsThe prevalence of DM with either stroke or cardiovascular disease (CVD) showed a decreasing trend in enrolled patients with DM (p for trend
ConclusionsPreoperative periosteal reaction is a predictor of a poor outcome after surgical treatment for MRONJ. Clinicians should consider complete resection of the bone showing periosteal reaction.
Publication date: Available online 17 September 2019Source: British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial SurgeryAuthor(s): Shixing Ma, Xiaole Li, Aobo Zhang, Shaopeng Liu, Haoming Zhao, Huaqiang ZhaoAbstractThe purpose of this study was to assess the influence of two suture methods on the postoperative complications of extraction of mandibular third molars (M3M). We searched the MEDLINE (PubMed), Cochrane Library, and Web of Science databases until 18 May 2018 for randomised controlled trials (RCT) that evaluated the influence of any suture techniques on postoperative complications after the removal of impacted M3M. Pain, fac...
Publication date: October 2019Source: The Lancet Diabetes &Endocrinology, Volume 7, Issue 10Author(s): Shampa Ghosh, Manchala Raghunath, Bhudev Chandra Das, Jitendra Kumar Sinha