In older adults, the consequences of functional impairment include increased morbidity and mortality, and reduced ability to perform activities of daily living.
However, missed opportunities for prevention were common among infected infants and their mothers in recent years.
Researchers also observed no difference in 30-day mortality rates between patients in the ICU and those who received regular inpatient care in another hospital unit.
Six guidelines establish updated clinical practice recommendations for the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea in adults.
Anticoagulation with dabigatran was associated with fewer bleeding complications compared with warfarin among patients undergoing ablation for atrial fibrillation.
Early feeding, skin-to-skin contact improves hospital admission rates for infants at risk of hypoglycemia
A hypoglycemia bundle was created in order to reduce hospital admission rates for infants at risk of hypoglycemia.
A high BMI is associated with an increased risk for severe liver disease, and the risk is higher in those who also have type 2 diabetes mellitus.
The drug combination significantly contributes to the overall population risk of opioid overdose.
Octogenarians with colorectal cancer have several differences in clinical and tumor characteristics, compared with younger patients with the disease.
Budesonide oral suspension treatment improved symptomatic, endoscopic, and histologic parameters in eosinophilic esophagitis.