Patients who knew they were taking a placebo pill still experienced less lower back pain.
One in 6 patients hospitalized for a first episode of syncope experiences a pulmonary embolism.
Depression can occur in approximately 1 in 5 patients who have chronic stable angina.
After public opposition, the DEA has withdrawn its plan to classify the kratom plant as a schedule 1 substance.
The largest increase in reported STD cases occurred in P&S syphilis, gonorrhea and chlamydia.
Close contact casting may help older adults avoid surgery after an ankle fracture.
Urine concentration should be included in the urinary tract infection evaluation among infants.
Data from the CDC's National Health Statistics Reports show that more than half of adults in the United States have a musculoskeletal pain disorder.
Patients with HIV receiving antiretroviral treatment have a higher risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma with HBV and HCV coinfection.
Children younger than 15 may be given 2 HPV vaccine doses instead of 3, and the shots should be spaced at least 6 months apart.