Neurofeedback for Auditory Hallucinations in Schizophrenia Neurofeedback for Auditory Hallucinations in Schizophrenia
Many schizophrenia patients suffer from treatment-resistant auditory verbal hallucinations. Might real-time neurofeedback training enable these patients to gain control over AVH?Current Opinion in Psychiatry (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry Journal Article Source Type: news

Colchicine for Secondary Prevention in Coronary Disease Colchicine for Secondary Prevention in Coronary Disease
Two new studies provide evidence supporting the cardiovascular benefits of once-daily colchicine in coronary disease.European Heart Journal (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Journal Article Source Type: news

Relapse Prediction in Patients With UC in Clinical Remission Relapse Prediction in Patients With UC in Clinical Remission
What is the optimal colonoscopic strategy to determine the risk for clinical relapse in patients with ulcerative colitis in remission?Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Migraine Treatment and COVID-19 Vaccines: No Cause for Concern Migraine Treatment and COVID-19 Vaccines: No Cause for Concern
Does migraine treatment impair the efficacy, or impact the safety, of the COVID-19 vaccine and conversely, might the COVID-19 vaccine adversely impact the efficacy of migraine treatments?Headache (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

The American Board of Surgery Leans Into Antiracism The American Board of Surgery Leans Into Antiracism
The American Board of Surgery recognizes the issue of racism in medicine, and examines its role in addressing this important issue.Annals of Surgery (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: General Surgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Obesity Impact on Adverse Outcomes After Lumbar Spine Fusion Obesity Impact on Adverse Outcomes After Lumbar Spine Fusion
Are obese spinal fusion patients at a greater risk for adverse outcomes after surgery?Spine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Orthopaedics Journal Article Source Type: news

AI Improves Accuracy in Classification of Breast Lesions AI Improves Accuracy in Classification of Breast Lesions
Are artificial intelligence algorithms useful for enhancing the accuracy of histologic classification of breast tissue?American Journal of Clinical Pathology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pathology & Lab Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Myocardial Injury After Surgery-Is Slightly Heavier Better? Myocardial Injury After Surgery-Is Slightly Heavier Better?
Might a higher BMI offer protection from myocardial injury after noncardiac surgery? A new study examines this"obesity paradox."Anesthesia & Analgesia (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Anesthesiology Journal Article Source Type: news

Pyoderma Gangrenosum After Hand Surgery: A Case Report Pyoderma Gangrenosum After Hand Surgery: A Case Report
This report presents a case of pyoderma gangrenosum in a patient who underwent hand surgery, highlighting the importance of timely identification and management.Wounds (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Plastic Surgery & Aesthetic Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Efficacy and Safety of Covid-19 Vaccines in Older People Efficacy and Safety of Covid-19 Vaccines in Older People
This article summarizes the main COVID-19 vaccines, both approved and currently in trial, with a focus on the evidence of their safety and efficacy in the older population and those with frailty.Age and Ageing (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Journal Article Source Type: news

Demineralized Bone Matrix in Fractures and Fusion Procedures Demineralized Bone Matrix in Fractures and Fusion Procedures
A new review examines the safety and efficacy of various demineralized bone matrix products for orthopedic use.Current Orthopaedic Practice (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Orthopaedics Journal Article Source Type: news

COVID-19 Vaccination Intent and Perceptions COVID-19 Vaccination Intent and Perceptions
Early polls suggested that many persons were hesitant to receive COVID-19 vaccination. What was their reasoning, and have intent and perceptions changed over time?Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health & Prevention Journal Article Source Type: news

Guideline of the Guidelines: Urolithiasis Guideline of the Guidelines: Urolithiasis
In what ways are the various current guidelines for the management of urolithiasis the same -- and how do they differ?Current Opinion in Urology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology Journal Article Source Type: news

Interventions Promoting Physical Activity Among Older Adults Interventions Promoting Physical Activity Among Older Adults
How effective are physical activity-based interventions for increasing physical activity levels among community-dwelling older adults?The Gerontologist (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Apr 16 2021 This Week in Cardiology Apr 16 2021 This Week in Cardiology
COVID-19 vaccine-related clotting, vitamin D, anticoagulation strategies before PCI, and a good intervention at end of life are the topics John Mandrola, MD, discusses in this week ’s podcast.theheart.org on Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Commentary Source Type: news

The Impact of COVID-19 on Patients With Schizophrenia The Impact of COVID-19 on Patients With Schizophrenia
Drs Frank Chen and Lorenzo Norris discuss the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on patients with schizophrenia.Medscape Psychiatry (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry Expert Interview Source Type: news

Palliative Nursing: The Core of COVID-19 Care Palliative Nursing: The Core of COVID-19 Care
The COVID-19 pandemic has elevated the role of palliative nurses -- and quality palliative care is critically needed now more than ever.Journal of Hospice and Palliative Nursing (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nursing Journal Article Source Type: news

Use of Dexmedetomidine in Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Use of Dexmedetomidine in Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
What is the optimal dose of dexmedetomidine to maintain hemodynamic stability, prevent cough, and minimize postoperative pain for patients undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy?BMC Anesthesiology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Anesthesiology Journal Article Source Type: news

Apremilast and Deployability in Soldiers With PsO and PsA Apremilast and Deployability in Soldiers With PsO and PsA
Might treatment with apremilast impact the deployability of US Army soldiers?Journal of Clinical Rheumatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Regret After Gender-Affirmation Surgery Regret After Gender-Affirmation Surgery
How often do transgender or gender non-confirming individuals regret their decision to undergo gender-affirmation surgery?Plastic Reconstructive Surgery-Global Open (PRS Global Open) (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Plastic Surgery & Aesthetic Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Opioid-free vs. Opioid-sparing Perioperative Approaches Opioid-free vs. Opioid-sparing Perioperative Approaches
Do opioid-free perioperative strategies have benefits over opioid-sparing strategies? The authors make the case that opioid-free anesthesia, while possible, is not necessarily preferable.Anesthesiology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Anesthesiology Journal Article Source Type: news

Adherence to Pregnancy HBV Care Guidelines in Women, Infants Adherence to Pregnancy HBV Care Guidelines in Women, Infants
This study aimed to evaluate the current status of HBV care in pregnancy. What factors are associated with gaps in care, and how might adherence to HBV care measures be improved?Journal of Viral Hepatitis (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Reference Range for Transgender and Gender Diverse Patients Reference Range for Transgender and Gender Diverse Patients
Some laboratory test reference ranges are based on sex, but what if the patient is transgender or gender-diverse? This commentary explores the issue.Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Decline in COVID-19 Hospitalization With Statewide Mask Mandates Decline in COVID-19 Hospitalization With Statewide Mask Mandates
This report confirms that implementation of statewide mask mandates is associated with a reduction in COVID-19-associated hospitalizations.Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health & Prevention Journal Article Source Type: news

A Review of Multimodal Hallucinations A Review of Multimodal Hallucinations
Review current thought on multimodal hallucinations--hallucinatory experiences which occur in multiple sensory systems. How prevalent are they, and what are their clinical implications?Schizophrenia Bulletin (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry Journal Article Source Type: news

A 41-Year-Old With a Fever and Severe Cough A 41-Year-Old With a Fever and Severe Cough
Our question this week involves a woman with difficulty breathing.Osmosis (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students Interactive Quiz Source Type: news

One Doctor's Account of Long-term Care in the COVID Era One Doctor's Account of Long-term Care in the COVID Era
For the last 5 months, geriatrician Christian Bergman, MD, has kept a journal of what it's been like to manage long-term care residents and staff — as well as train others — during a pandemic.Medscape Internal Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine Commentary Source Type: news

Survival Benefit and Toxicity of Icotinib for EGFR+ NSCLC Survival Benefit and Toxicity of Icotinib for EGFR+ NSCLC
Might the use of adjuvant icotinib improve survival among EGFR mutation-positive NSCLC patients? What do we know about the treatment-related toxicities?Translational Lung Cancer Research (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology Journal Article Source Type: news

Nuclear Medicine Prepares for Greater 68Ga Demand Nuclear Medicine Prepares for Greater 68Ga Demand
The recent FDA approval of Gallium-68 prostate-specific membrane antigen has resulted in unprecedented demand and a ramping up of its production and associated components by several companies.Applied Radiology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Radiology Journal Article Source Type: news

A Narrative Review of Targeted Therapies in Meningioma A Narrative Review of Targeted Therapies in Meningioma
This article provides a narrative summary of the potential targeted treatment options for meningiomas. Find out what's new.Chinese Clinical Oncology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology Journal Article Source Type: news

Factors Related to HPV Vaccination Promotion in Dental Settings Factors Related to HPV Vaccination Promotion in Dental Settings
Are dental providers willing to educate parents of adolescents about HPV? What factors would help dental providers in promoting HPV vaccination?Preventing Chronic Disease (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Short-term O2 Prescriptions Lead to Inappropriate Long-term Use Short-term O2 Prescriptions Lead to Inappropriate Long-term Use
Dr Aaron Holley describes why oxygen prescriptions at hospital discharge are a far more pernicious cause of wasted resources.Medscape Critical Care (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pulmonary Medicine Viewpoint Source Type: news

Human-Monkey Chimeras: Science Pushes the Ethical Envelope Human-Monkey Chimeras: Science Pushes the Ethical Envelope
Recent reports of the advanced creation of human-animal chimeras will force us to grapple with some fundamental questions, like what it means to be human.Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pathology & Lab Medicine Commentary Source Type: news

A Commission Should Probe Our Lame Response to the COVID Crisis A Commission Should Probe Our Lame Response to the COVID Crisis
Professor Art Caplan calls for the creation of a national COVID-19 commission.Medscape Business of Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Commentary Source Type: news

Managing Diffuse Peripheral Ischemia in Antiphospholipid Syndrome Managing Diffuse Peripheral Ischemia in Antiphospholipid Syndrome
A complex case of refractory peripheral ischemia in a 39-year-old man with APS and type 1 diabetes.HSS Grand Rounds Complex Cases (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology Clinical Case Source Type: news

Early Apixaban Use Following Stroke in Patients With AF Early Apixaban Use Following Stroke in Patients With AF
The AREST trial evaluated the optimal time to initiate anticoagulation with apixaban after AF-related acute ischemic stroke or transient ischemia attack.Stroke (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

The Costs of Human Uterus Transplantation The Costs of Human Uterus Transplantation
This study aimed to estimate the total societal cost of a live donor uterus transplant in a European setting.Human Reproduction (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health Journal Article Source Type: news

Predicting Gastric Cancer Risk After H. Pylori Eradication Predicting Gastric Cancer Risk After H. Pylori Eradication
This study evaluated the performance of seven different machine learning models in predicting gastric cancer risk after H. pylori eradication. Which was most accurate?Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Silent Brain Infarction After TAVR Silent Brain Infarction After TAVR
What importance should be placed on silent brain infarction discovered incidentally on MRI after TAVR? Should cerebral embolic protection devices be used to mitigate the risk?European Heart Journal (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Journal Article Source Type: news

Closed Pantalar Dislocations Closed Pantalar Dislocations
Closed pantalar dislocations are rare injuries associated with poor prognoses. How are they best managed?Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Orthopaedics Journal Article Source Type: news

Observed Face Mask Use at Six Universities Observed Face Mask Use at Six Universities
How compliant have U.S. university students been with mask mandates?Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health & Prevention Journal Article Source Type: news

Epa 2021 epa 2021
Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from EPA 2021Medscape Psychiatry (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: None Conference Coverage Source Type: news

When Medical Messages Are Lost in Translation When Medical Messages Are Lost in Translation
Dr David Kerr discusses examples of medical communication being lost in translation.Medscape Oncology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology Commentary Source Type: news

Adverse Events With Vaginal Energy-based Devices Adverse Events With Vaginal Energy-based Devices
The FDA recently issued a statement cautioning the safety and efficacy of laser and radiofrequency devices when used for for pelvic floor disorders. Is the warning warranted?Menopause (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health Journal Article Source Type: news

AF Ablation in Heart Failure: What Do We Know? What Can We Do? AF Ablation in Heart Failure: What Do We Know? What Can We Do?
Catheter ablation has emerged as an effective alternative to antiarrhythmic drug treatment in HFrEF patients with atrial fibrillation. When should--and shouldn't--it be used?Europace (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Journal Article Source Type: news

SARS-CoV-2 Transmission Among Meat Processing Workers SARS-CoV-2 Transmission Among Meat Processing Workers
Which interventions may help stem potential COVID-19 outbreaks in these facilities?Emerging Infectious Diseases (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases Journal Article Source Type: news

Activity, Screen Time, and Mental Health During Childhood Activity, Screen Time, and Mental Health During Childhood
What impact does physical activity and screen time have on self-reported mental health outcomes from childhood through adolescence?American Journal of Epidemiology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

The Role of Incomplete Pregnancies in Ovarian Cancer Risk The Role of Incomplete Pregnancies in Ovarian Cancer Risk
A new analysis examines the potential role incomplete pregnancies may have in the risk for developing ovarian cancer. Is there a link?Journal of the National Cancer Institute (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology Journal Article Source Type: news

Please Don't Use the Word'Brittle' With Diabetes Please Don't Use the Word'Brittle' With Diabetes
The word'brittle'in the context of diabetes is unscientific, unhelpful, and potentially harmful, says Miriam E. Tucker, a Medscape contributing writer who lives with type 1 diabetes.Medscape Diabetes & Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Commentary Source Type: news

Accessory Ossicles of the Foot and Ankle in Children Accessory Ossicles of the Foot and Ankle in Children
Learn more about the common accessory ossicles in the ankle and foot, and find out how to best evaluate and treat these structures in pediatric patients.Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Orthopaedics Journal Article Source Type: news