A case of "early" syphilis.
CONCLUSION: This case of "early" syphilis illustrates a change in the French epidemiology of sexually transmitted diseases (STIs). STIs currently affect very young and previously unexposed metropolitan French populations. These infections are increasing in teenagers due to an increase in high-risk sexual behavior associated with a lack of knowledge of STIs. This case is a reminder of the current decline in the level of knowledge about STIs among teenagers as compared to young people of the same age in the 1990s. PMID: 31955971 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
The objectives of this study are: (i) to assess the frequency of self-stigma in a multicentric nonselected psychiatric rehabilitation SMI and ASD sample; and (ii) to investigate the correlates of elevated self-stigma in different SMI conditions and in ASD. METHODS.: A total of 738 SMI or ASD outpatients were recruited from the French National Centers of Reference for Psychiatric Rehabilitation cohort (REHABase). Evaluations included sociodemographic data, illness characteristics, and standardized scales for clinical severity, quality of life, satisfaction with life, wellbeing, personal recovery, a large cognitive batte...
Publication date: Available online 25 February 2020Source: The Lancet Respiratory MedicineAuthor(s): Richard S Irwin, Cynthia L French, J Mark Madison
Publication date: 1 June 2020Source: Personality and Individual Differences, Volume 159Author(s): Juliana E. French, Katherine A. Whitley, Emma E. Altgelt, Andrea L Meltzer
Even asymptomatic people who are infected may be able to spread the virus. But people without symptoms are rarely tested.
President Trump sought to reassure the country that his government was controlling the spread of the coronavirus after his administration weathered days of criticism.
Publication date: Available online 25 February 2020Source: The Lancet NeurologyAuthor(s): Jacqueline A French, Robert T Wechsler
Conclusion: These updated French guidelines will contribute to increase the level of urological care for the diagnosis and treatment for NMIBC and MIBC. PMID: 32093463 [PubMed - in process]
The fight against the new virus is continuing, with crews scrubbing everything from money to buses and quarantines in effect in places from a beachfront resort in the Atlantic to a remote island in the Pacific
(Reuters Health) - Parents of children with food allergies should acknowledge their kids' anxiety, as well as their own, a group of allergy experts advises.
Many treatments exist for RA, but methods for determining which to use for a given patient are sorely lacking, said the lead researcher of a new study on a precision approach: synovial tissue biopsy.Medscape Medical News