Reduced Fractures After Primary Hyperparathyroidism Surgery Reduced Fractures After Primary Hyperparathyroidism Surgery
Primary hyperparathyroidism is associated with a greater risk for fractures, but undergoing surgery may help reduce this risk.Clinical Endocrinology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 29, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Medicare Monthly Premiums to Drop for Seniors
Fee cuts come at the same time as seniors receive a Social Security cost - of - living increase for 2023 of up to 9 or 10 percent (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - September 29, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Pulmonology, Rheumatology, Urology, Geriatrics, Institutional, Source Type: news

Mining abdominal CT data can predict patient disease risk
Using artificial intelligence (AI) to mine body composition from CT scans ca...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Advances in osteoporosis screening: Finding more patients at risk Abdominal CT has great potential for opportunistic imaging ISCT: CT offers data beyond BMI for predicting COVID severity CT body composition, AI foretell future cardiovascular events Can body composition analysis monitor NETs on CT? (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 28, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Johnson & Johnson Vision Introduces All Purpose EDOF, TECNIS Symfony OptiBlue IOL, the Latest PC-IOL Powered by InteliLight Technology
IRVINE, Calif. – Sept. 27, 2022 – Johnson & Johnson Vision,** a global leader in eye health and part of Johnson & Johnson MedTech,*** today announced availability of our presbyopia-correcting intraocular lens (PC-IOL) powered by InteliLight technology https://www.jnjvisionpro.com/intelilight , TECNIS Symfony OptiBlue IOL. This extended depth-of-focus (EDOF) lens expands presbyopia correction to more patients and joins TECNIS Synergy IOL, a high-performance hybrid lens designed for spectacle independence****, in the InteliLight portfolio. These two complementary products deliver superior* contrast and low-light ...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - September 28, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Vitamin D Supplementation and Fractures in Adults Vitamin D Supplementation and Fractures in Adults
Contradicting results from various systematic reviews/meta-analyses has led to variability in vitamin D guidelines for fracture prevention. What accounts for the discrepancies?Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology Journal Article Source Type: news

Stryker unveils Q Guidance spine surgery platform
Orthopedic device developer Stryker has formally launched its Q Guidance syste...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Stryker nets FDA clearance for Q Guidance 3D Systems, Stryker partner for personalized surgery Stryker wraps up Novadaq purchase Stryker to acquire Novadaq for $701M (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 27, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Improved Screening for Post-op Delirium Holds Promise Improved Screening for Post-op Delirium Holds Promise
Older adults are more likely to experience delirium after surgery, but a new study found effective screening can reduce their chances of developing the complication.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines)
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines - September 27, 2022 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Hospital Medicine News Source Type: news

'Anglo-French drugs to focus on specialty segments'
AFDIL president Nirbhay Kanoria told ET in an interview that the 100-year-old pharma company is focusing on specialty therapeutic segments such as orthopaedics, women's health, respiratory and insomnia, along with non-branded generics, with a focus on rural and semi-urban areas. He said the company has launched four divisions and is busy launching new products after the sale of brands to Lupin. "We are reorienting our sales approach from targeting general practitioners to more specialists-driven, in line with our new businesses," said Kanoria. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - September 26, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How to Find Small Moments of Joy in Dark Times
Sometimes the smallest moments of joy are the only ones that feel possible. That’s what Nora McInerny learned in 2014, when she lost her 35-year-old husband and her father to cancer and her second baby to miscarriage—all within the span of eight weeks. Her husband, Aaron, was a “naturally buoyant person,” says McInerny, who’s the host of the podcast Terrible, Thanks for Asking and author of the upcoming book Bad Vibes Only. “He just had this otherworldly ability to find the fun and the joy in anything,” she says. “I learned from him the importance of staying as present as pos...
Source: TIME: Health - September 26, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Angela Haupt Tags: Uncategorized healthscienceclimate Mental Health Source Type: news

PEEK vs Allograft Spacers in Patients Undergoing ACDF PEEK vs Allograft Spacers in Patients Undergoing ACDF
Are there differences in clinical and radiographic outcomes between allograft and PEEK-treated ACDF patients?Spine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 26, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Orthopaedics Journal Article Source Type: news

New robotic arm at the Kolling Institute to drive joint replacement in Australia
It will be  used to test implants for hip and knee replacements.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - September 26, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Advances in osteoporosis screening: Finding more patients at risk
New technologies are dramatically changing our ability to screen for osteoporosi...Read more on AuntMinnie.com (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 26, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

A guide to arthritis: How to manage pain by body part
Yale Medicine orthopedic and rheumatology experts discuss approaches to caring for arthritis in the hip, hands, knees, ankles, and feet. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - September 23, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Fee rise for stretched NHS workers is unfair and misjudged, says UNISON
Paramedics, occupational therapists, operating department practitioners and many other health professionals could see the fee allowing them to practise rise by an “unfair” 20% next year, warns UNISON today (Friday). In a consultation that opened this week, the Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC), which regulates 15 professions in the health sector, has proposed an increase in its compulsory annual registration fee from £98.12 to £117.74. UNISON says the rise is unfair and disproportionate, especially during the biggest income squeeze in a generation. The 2021 increase saw fees jump 9% from £90 to £98.12. I...
Source: UNISON Health care news - September 23, 2022 Category: UK Health Authors: Fatima Ayad Tags: News Press release HCPC fees NHS Sara Gorton Source Type: news

Docs Gain New Flexibility Treating Osteoporosis From Steroids Docs Gain New Flexibility Treating Osteoporosis From Steroids
In an updated guideline, the American College of Rheumatology made two important updates for prevention and treatment of glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines)
Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines - September 22, 2022 Category: Transplant Surgery Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news