Intervention impact on alcohol use, alcohol harms, and a combination of both: a latent class, secondary analysis of results from a randomized controlled trial - Padgett RN, Andretta JR, Cole JC, Percy A, Sumnall HR, McKay MT.
BACKGROUND: Alcohol use and alcohol-related harm (ARH) among adolescents places a substantial burden on health, and public services more generally. To date, attempts to intervene at a universal level have yielded results varying from iatrogenic to null, al...
ConclusionSleep problems are common in long-term CRC survivors; however, sleep quality and duration was not associated with BMI, WC, and diet quality in this population. It is unknown why the results differ from findings in the general population.
Condition: Alcoholic Cirrhosis Intervention: Biological: Cellgram-LC Sponsor: Pharmicell Co., Ltd. Recruiting
Conditions: Alcohol Use Disorder; Alcoholism; Alcohol Addiction Interventions: Drug: Oxytocin nasal spray; Drug: Naltrexone Pill; Drug: Placebo Sponsors: Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim; Heidelberg University - Institute of Medical Biometry (IMBI); Heidelberg University - Coordination Centre for Clinical Trials (KKS) of Heidelberg University; German Federal Ministry of Education and Research Not yet recruiting
During the COVID-19 pandemic, the US saw a 60% increase in people requiring a liver transplant for a disease caused by heavy drinking, University of Michigan researchers found.
HIGH cholesterol can be a potentially life-threatening condition, which is why sufferers are urged to try and lower cholesterol levels. Is it safe to drink alcohol when trying to lower cholesterol?
CONCLUSIONS: Patients who received phenobarbital for alcohol withdrawal were less likely to return to the ED within three days of the index encounter. Despite similar baseline characteristics, patients who received phenobarbital, with or without benzodiazepines, were provided greater lorazepam equivalents the ED.PMID:34697777 | DOI:10.1007/s13181-021-00863-2
Rosacea is a common chronic inflammatory cutaneous disorder, primarily manifesting on the cheeks, nose, chin, and forehead with a classic relapsing-remitting course that affects mostly fair skin types (Fitzpatrick I and II). The pathogenesis remains unclear, but the complex interplay between environmental and genetic factors may augment the innate immune response and neurovascular dysregulation. Potentially, different nutrients may play a role in the pathogenesis of rosacea. Many dietary triggers for this disease have been postulated, ranging from hot beverages, alcohol, spicy foods, caffeine, vanilla, cinnamon, niacin, an...
ConclusionThus far, only two cases of polyvinyl alcohol fragments in the lung have been reported, and the mechanism has not been elucidated. These two cases revealed no counter-indication for the use of polyvinyl alcohol. However, in some cases of off-target embolization causing fatal complications, such as stroke, paraplegia, and myocardial, polyvinyl alcohol fragmentation needs to be taken into consideration.
American Journal of Psychiatry, Ahead of Print.
Zarzecka The aim of the retrospective analysis of the medical documentation of 101 patients was to assess the incidence, etiology, and type of craniofacial fractures in the elderly population of southern Poland, who required specialist treatment at the Department of Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Surgery Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland, in the period 2010–2019. Patients were divided into 3 age groups: 65–74, 75–84, and 85 and older. The following was noted: age, sex, place of residence, education, cause and location of fracture, treatment, injuries and comorbidities, complications, alcohol and other d...