In canine bacterial pneumonia circulating granulocyte counts determine outcome from donor cells.
CONCLUSION: During bacterial pneumonia, circulating counts predict the outcome of transfusing granulocytes. With low but normal counts, transfusing granulocytes does not improve survival and injures the lung, whereas for animals with very low counts, but not absolute neutropenia, granulocyte transfusion improves lung function. PMID: 32086946 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
CONCLUSION: Individuals with DD undergoing PMT presented higher rates of recurrence of periodontitis and tooth loss when compared to individuals without DD. Additionally, the interaction between DD and smoking significantly increased the risk for the recurrence of periodontitis. PMID: 32224545 [PubMed - in process]
Publication date: Available online 31 March 2020Source: Journal of Trace Elements in Medicine and BiologyAuthor(s): Joanna Owsianowska, Magdalena Sylwia Kamińska, Mateusz Bosiacki, Dariusz Chlubek, Beata Karakiewicz, Anna Jurczak, Marzanna Stanisławska, Katarzyna Barczak, Elżbieta Grochans
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Publication date: Available online 31 March 2020Source: Diagnostic and Interventional ImagingAuthor(s): Michaela Cellina, Marcello Orsi, Francesco Bombaci, Maurizio Sala, Pietro Marino, Giancarlo Oliva
Publication date: Available online 31 March 2020Source: Microbial PathogenesisAuthor(s): Shalee K. Carlson, David L. Erickson, Eric Wilson
Publication date: March 2020Source: Chinese Journal of Natural Medicines, Volume 18, Issue 3Author(s): Hong-Zhi DU, Xiao-Ying HOU, Yu-Huan MIAO, Bi-Sheng HUANG, Da-Hui LIU
Ventilators are important to maintain patients with severe respiratory distress due to COVID-19, but the machines carry their own risks. An over-inflated endotracheal tube cuff could damage the trachea, while an under-inflated cuff could result in as...
Basketball star Kevin Love, who plays for the Cleveland Cavaliers, revealed personal struggles with depression and anxiety in a bid to bring awareness to mental health. One in five American adults experience some form of mental illness each year, and many are struggling with current social distancing guidelines that leave people feeling isolated. Love joins "CBS This Morning" to talk about what he is doing to cope himself, and his generous donation to out of work arena employees.
A group of moderately ill people were given hydroxychloroquine, which appeared to ease their symptoms quickly, but more research is needed.
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