Patients Want Docs, Not NPs or PAs, Leading Their ER Care Patients Want Docs, Not NPs or PAs, Leading Their ER Care
Dr Alok Patel discusses a recent poll that showed patients want physician-led teams in the emergency department but aren't always clear on how to tell who is a doctor and who isn't.Medscape Hospital Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hospital Medicine Commentary Source Type: news

Ana 2021 ana 2021
Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from ANA 2021Medscape Neurology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: None Conference Coverage Source Type: news

Optimal Use of SGLT2 Inhibitors and GLP-1 Agonists Optimal Use of SGLT2 Inhibitors and GLP-1 Agonists
In light of the vast benefits demonstrated by SGLT2 inhibitors and GLP-1 agonists, Dr Matthew Budoff highlights how cardiologists and preventive care physicians can optimize their use in patient care.American College of Cardiology & Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Article Source Type: news

CytoSorb Therapy to Treat Critically Ill COVID-19 Patients CytoSorb Therapy to Treat Critically Ill COVID-19 Patients
This report suggests that CytoSorb, an extracorporeal cytokine adsorber that reduces inflammatory mediators in the blood, holds promise in treating severely ill patients with COVID-19.Journal of Medical Case Reports (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Journal Article Source Type: news

Spinal vs. General Anesthesia for Total Knee Arthroplasty Spinal vs. General Anesthesia for Total Knee Arthroplasty
Is there a preference for general or spinal anesthesia in terms of adverse events and short-term outcomes in patients undergoing outpatient total knee arthroplasty?BMC Anesthesiology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Orthopaedics Journal Article Source Type: news

Ageing, Comorbidities, and the Determinants of AF in Athletes Ageing, Comorbidities, and the Determinants of AF in Athletes
How does ageing influence AF risk in trained individuals? This paper examines the complex age-related factors which impact the exercise-AF risk relationship.European Heart Journal (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Journal Article Source Type: news

Family History and Risk of Barrett's Esophagus Family History and Risk of Barrett's Esophagus
How much impact does family history have on the risk of developing Barrett's esophagus or esophageal adenocarcinoma?Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Prosthetic Joint Infection Management Patterns in the U.S. Prosthetic Joint Infection Management Patterns in the U.S.
A new survey provides insight into the prosthetic joint infection triage and management trends across the country.Current Orthopaedic Practice (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Orthopaedics Journal Article Source Type: news

Outbreak of SARS-CoV-2, COVID-19 Vaccine Breakthrough Infections Outbreak of SARS-CoV-2, COVID-19 Vaccine Breakthrough Infections
This large COVID-19 outbreak, associated with both indoor and outdoor public gatherings, and with the majority of the persons vaccinated, underscores the high transmissibility of the Delta variant.Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health & Prevention Journal Article Source Type: news

A Study of Hospitals Engaged in Reducing Cesarean Deliveries A Study of Hospitals Engaged in Reducing Cesarean Deliveries
This study examined key characteristics of hospital labor and delivery units that impacted success.Annals of Family Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Journal Article Source Type: news

Pfizer COVID Vaccine Boosters: Who Needs Them? Who Can Get Them? Pfizer COVID Vaccine Boosters: Who Needs Them? Who Can Get Them?
Decision, reversals, and premature announcements have characterized the COVID vaccine booster story in the United States. Where do we stand now?Medscape Internal Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine Commentary Source Type: news

Ethnic Density and CRC Screening Among Asian Americans Ethnic Density and CRC Screening Among Asian Americans
How does neighborhood ethnic composition influence colorectal cancer screening behavior in Asian American adults?Preventing Chronic Disease (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Rosacea: An Update in Diagnosis, Classification and Management Rosacea: An Update in Diagnosis, Classification and Management
Review the phenotype approach to the diagnosis and management of rosacea. What are the current evidence-based treatment recommendations for specific features of this disease?Skin Therapy Letter (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Management of Minor TBI in an ED Observation Unit Management of Minor TBI in an ED Observation Unit
Can patients with minor traumatic brain injury be effectively managed in ED observation units?Western Journal of Emergency Medicine: Integrating Emergency Care with Population Health (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Emergency Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Optimal Pancreatic Surgery: Are We Making Progress? Optimal Pancreatic Surgery: Are We Making Progress?
A new study examines the North American trends in the delivery of optimal pancreatic surgery. Have outcomes improved in recent years?Annals of Surgery (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: General Surgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Persistent Headache After Mild COVID-19 Persistent Headache After Mild COVID-19
Complaints of migraine-like post-COVID headache have become increasingly common in outpatient headache clinics, but as these three cases demonstrate, they may present very differently.Headache (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

The Effect of Chitosan After Debridement of Chronic Ulcers The Effect of Chitosan After Debridement of Chronic Ulcers
Could chitosan dressings help promote healing in debrided chronic ulcers?Wounds (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: General Surgery Journal Article Source Type: news

COVID-19 Vaccine Safety in Adolescents Aged 12-17 Years COVID-19 Vaccine Safety in Adolescents Aged 12-17 Years
This CDC report indicates that the vast majority of adverse events in teens who received the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine were not serious; however, rare instances of myocarditis have been reported.Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics Journal Article Source Type: news

Long-term Effectiveness of Drugs for Schizoaffective Disorder Long-term Effectiveness of Drugs for Schizoaffective Disorder
This study compares the long-term real-world effectiveness of sixteen commonly used psychopharmacotherapies in schizoaffective disorder. Which are associated with the best--and worst--outcomes?Schizophrenia Bulletin (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry Journal Article Source Type: news

Epidemiology of Gallbladder Cancer in the Unites States Epidemiology of Gallbladder Cancer in the Unites States
An examination of the national epidemiologic trends in gallbladder cancer provides insight into the incidence and risk factors for this malignancy.Chinese Clinical Oncology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology Journal Article Source Type: news

A 30-Year-Old Woman With Recurrent Shoulder Subluxation A 30-Year-Old Woman With Recurrent Shoulder Subluxation
Can you identify the source of a woman's recurrent shoulder subluxation?Osmosis (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students Interactive Quiz Source Type: news

Can Phase 3 Data Really Guide Clinical Decision-Making? Can Phase 3 Data Really Guide Clinical Decision-Making?
Oncologist Jack West explores the limits of phase 3 data to provide clear treatment options for the many subgroups of patients.Medscape Oncology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology Commentary Source Type: news

Doctors Sue Health System for Coercing Bad COVID Prescriptions Doctors Sue Health System for Coercing Bad COVID Prescriptions
A private health system in Brazil faces serious accusations of giving unproven drugs and hiding deaths.Medscape Blogs (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health & Prevention Blog Source Type: news

Being Human: The Preexisting Condition of Disease Being Human: The Preexisting Condition of Disease
An oncologist reflects on our death-denying culture by looking at our one unifying diagnosis: We are all human.Medscape Blogs (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology Blog Source Type: news

Rcgp 2021 rcgp 2021
Read coverage of key developments from the Royal College of GPs'(RCGP) Annual Conference 2021. (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: None Conference Coverage Source Type: news

Skeletal Muscle Adaptive Responses to Short-Term Exercise Skeletal Muscle Adaptive Responses to Short-Term Exercise
What have we learned about the short-term muscle adaption responses after exercise training and detraining, particularly among middle-aged men?Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Orthopaedics Journal Article Source Type: news

Stepping Back to Minimal Footwear Stepping Back to Minimal Footwear
This article explores the benefits of minimal footwear across the ages.Exercise and Sport Sciences Reviews (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Orthopaedics Journal Article Source Type: news

Refreshing the Terminology and Management of Hypothyroidism Refreshing the Terminology and Management of Hypothyroidism
The terminology and treatment options for hypothyroidism have evolved. Is it time to broaden our perspectives?Clinical Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

A Single Center Review of Pediatric Nasal Bone Fractures A Single Center Review of Pediatric Nasal Bone Fractures
A new review provides insight into the injuries that can present with pediatric nasal bone fractures and discusses the management and outcomes of these patients.ePlasty (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Plastic Surgery & Aesthetic Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Clinical Advances in Prostate Cancer From ESMO 2021 Clinical Advances in Prostate Cancer From ESMO 2021
Prof Johann de Bono discusses prostate cancer data from ESMO 2021, including abiraterone plus prednisolone in nonmetastatic disease, two key trials in the metastatic setting, and 177Lu-PSMA-617.Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: None ReCAP Source Type: news

It ’s Okay for Docs to Refuse to Treat Unvaccinated Patients It ’s Okay for Docs to Refuse to Treat Unvaccinated Patients
Bioethicist Art Caplan discusses the ethics of deciding not to treat patients who have willingly rejected COVID-19 vaccinations.Medscape Business of Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Commentary Source Type: news

Home Management or Hospital Admission for Low-risk PE? Home Management or Hospital Admission for Low-risk PE?
Can clinical prediction models reliably triage patients with acute pulmonary embolism for home vs. hospital treatment?European Heart Journal (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Journal Article Source Type: news

Minimally Invasive vs Standard Idiopathic Scoliosis Surgery Minimally Invasive vs Standard Idiopathic Scoliosis Surgery
What are the advantages of minimally invasive surgery over standard posterior spinal fusion surgery for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis?Spine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Orthopaedics Journal Article Source Type: news

Pharmacologic Therapies for Treatment of NASH Pharmacologic Therapies for Treatment of NASH
This meta-analysis investigated and ranked the efficacy of various NASH therapies in terms of their improvements in liver fibrosis and NASH resolution.Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Tracheostomy for COVID-19: Evolving Best Practice Tracheostomy for COVID-19: Evolving Best Practice
Tracheostomy protocols continue to evolve during the COVID-19 pandemic. This review considers the issues.Critical Care (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Critical Care Journal Article Source Type: news

18F-FDG-PET to Monitor Tocilizumab Effect in GCA 18F-FDG-PET to Monitor Tocilizumab Effect in GCA
Are 18F-FDG-PET scans a useful means of measuring the effects of tocilizumab treatment in patients with giant cell arteritis?Rheumatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology Journal Article Source Type: news

miRNA Expression in LBC Samples for Lung Cancer Diagnosis miRNA Expression in LBC Samples for Lung Cancer Diagnosis
Might the analysis of miRNA expression in liquid-based cytology samples collected by bronchoscopy be useful for primary lung cancer diagnosis?American Journal of Clinical Pathology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pathology & Lab Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Interventions for Basal Cell Carcinoma Interventions for Basal Cell Carcinoma
Which are the most effective interventions for primary basal cell carcinoma? This systemic review examined the current evidence for both surgical and non-surgical treatments.The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Plant Polyphenols Lignans and Cardiovascular Disease Plant Polyphenols Lignans and Cardiovascular Disease
Dietary lignans and their impact on coronary heart disease are the focus of a new study, contributing further evidence of an association between polyphenol intake and chronic disease.Journal of the American College of Cardiology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Journal Article Source Type: news

Guidance for Implementing COVID-19 Prevention Strategies Guidance for Implementing COVID-19 Prevention Strategies
In this report, CDC recommends prioritizing COVID-19 prevention strategies based on level of SARS-CoV-2 community transmission, health system capacity, vaccination coverage, and at-risk populations.Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health & Prevention Journal Article Source Type: news

Renal Cell Carcinoma Highlights From ESMO 2021 Renal Cell Carcinoma Highlights From ESMO 2021
Dr Brian Rini, of Vanderbilt University, discusses key RCC abstracts from ESMO 2021, including data on efficacy and quality-of-life endpoints from the STAR, PRISM, and KEYNOTE-564 trials.Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: None ReCAP Source Type: news

Biophilic Design in Modern Medical Spaces Biophilic Design in Modern Medical Spaces
How interior designers are reinventing the doctor-patient relationship.Medscape Business of Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Article Source Type: news

EBM, Air Warfare, and the Importance of Asking the Right Questions EBM, Air Warfare, and the Importance of Asking the Right Questions
Thinking about the'whys'can help us develop an inquisitive mindset, more conducive to learning and long-term memory storage.Medscape Blogs (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Med Students Blog Source Type: news

Impostor Syndrome: The Chronic Self-doubt That Ruins Success Impostor Syndrome: The Chronic Self-doubt That Ruins Success
"I am not deserving of this award." Self-doubt is very sneaky and can worm its way into the most successful brain. How one award-winning oncologist is overcoming her impostor syndrome.Medscape Blogs (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology Blog Source Type: news

AF Ablation in Patients With Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy AF Ablation in Patients With Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
A new study finds modest success rates for catheter ablation for AF in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, but this commentary points out several caveats to consider.Europace (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Journal Article Source Type: news

Cure and Hormonal Control After Prolactinoma Resection Cure and Hormonal Control After Prolactinoma Resection
Is transsphenoidal surgical resection a safe and effective alternative to dopamine agonist therapy for prolactinomas?Journal of the Endocrine Society (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Past Shift Work and Incident CHD in Retired Workers Past Shift Work and Incident CHD in Retired Workers
Prior studies have shown shift work to be associated with coronary heart disease among workers. Is shift work done in the past still associated with increased risk of CHD in those that are retired?American Journal of Epidemiology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Diminishing Clerkship Sites Pose Threat to Psychiatry Training Diminishing Clerkship Sites Pose Threat to Psychiatry Training
Medical student clerkship directors struggle to find clinical rotation sites.Medscape Psychiatry (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry Commentary Source Type: news

The Myth of the Color-Blind Psychiatrist The Myth of the Color-Blind Psychiatrist
Drs Steve Strakowski, Roberto Luis-Fern ández, and Harold Neighbors on why psychiatrists can't ignore the context race plays in their patients'mental health.Medscape Psychiatry (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry Commentary Source Type: news

Lupus & cora 2021 lupus & cora 2021
Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from LUPUS& CORA 2021.Medscape Rheumatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: None Conference Coverage Source Type: news