Where Have All the Heart Attacks Gone?

Except for treating Covid-19, many hospitals seem to be eerily quiet.
Source: NYT Health - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Telemedicine Heart Stroke Hospitals Anxiety and Stress Quarantines Deaths (Fatalities) Source Type: news

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Publication date: Available online 24 May 2020Source: Annals of Physical and Rehabilitation MedicineAuthor(s): Maira Jaqueline da Cunha, Katia Daniele Rech, Ana Paula Salazar, Aline Souza Pagnussat
Source: Annals of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine - Category: Rehabilitation Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 25 May 2020Source: Journal of the American College of RadiologyAuthor(s): Sherry S. Wang, Marilyn A. Roubidoux
Source: Journal of the American College of Radiology - Category: Radiology Source Type: research
ConclusionsThe e-ASPECTS software generates robust values for e-ASPECTS and acute infarct volumes when using ST ≤ 4 mm with ST = 1 mm yielding the best performance for predicting baseline stroke severity and clinical outcome after 90 days.Key Points•Clinical utility of automatically derived ASPECTS from computed tomography scans was shown in patients with acute ischemic stroke and treatment with mechanical thrombectomy.•Thin slices (=  1 mm) had the highest clinical utility in comparison with thicker slices (2–10 mm) by having the strongest correlation...
Source: European Radiology - Category: Radiology Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 25 May 2020Source: Academic RadiologyAuthor(s): Amel Amalou, Baris Turkbey, Sheng Xu, Evrim Turkbey, Peng An, Gianpaolo Carrafiello, Anna Maria Ierardi, Robert Suh, Hayet Amalou, Bradford J. Wood
Source: Academic Radiology - Category: Radiology Source Type: research
Authors: Tung-Chen Y PMID: 32446685 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Medicina Clinica - Category: General Medicine Tags: Med Clin (Barc) Source Type: research
Authors: Pérez-Suárez B, Martínez-Menchón T, Cutillas-Marco E PMID: 32446684 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Medicina Clinica - Category: General Medicine Tags: Med Clin (Barc) Source Type: research
Authors: López Castro J PMID: 32446683 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Medicina Clinica - Category: General Medicine Tags: Med Clin (Barc) Source Type: research
When I was in the prime of my career as a global financial controller, I had a massive stroke. I worked for a premier investment hedge firm, traveling frequently, at the top of my game. When the stroke hit, it stopped everything — and I mean everything. There were no warning signs. Everything I had taken for granted was gone. Now the world is trying to grapple with the COVID-19 pandemic — and most of us had no idea what was coming. Our lives, much of our work, our social interactions, and the economy itself have basically stopped, with few exceptions. Just coping with this terrifying reality is a challenge. But...
Source: World of Psychology - Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Tags: Inspiration & Hope Personal coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic Stroke Trauma Source Type: blogs
From cucumber-crunchers to cranial exams, YouTube is full of ASMRtists provoking the strangely pleasurable autonomous sensory meridian response. Now they ’ve got their own euphoric museum showSome whisper gently into the microphone, while tapping their nails along the spine of a book. Others take a bar of soap andslice it methodically into tiny cubes, letting the pieces clatter into a plastic tray. There are those who dress up as doctors and pretend toperform a cranial nerve exam, and the ones who eat food as noisily as they can, recording every crunch and slurp in 3D stereo sound.To an outsider, the world of ASMR vi...
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Social distancing, limiting our physical interactions with others, is one of the most important ways we can keep ourselves and others safe during the pandemic. Most of us find the inability to hang out with friends and family a hardship. That’s natural. People are by nature “pack animals” who are wired to interact with others.  I read recently that the average person makes 12 physical social interactions a day. “Social” doesn’t mean only our interactions with friends and family. It includes talking to a bank teller or the mail carrier as well as time spent on the job or with people ...
Source: World of Psychology - Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Tags: Family Friends coronavirus COVID-19 Quality Time social distancing socializing staying in touch Source Type: blogs
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