Intramuscular or vaginal progesterone appears effective for reducing premature delivery, but data on neonatal outcomes have been limited until recently.
Patients who visit the ED with acute coronary syndrome symptoms often have less serious conditions, but current diagnostic protocols are costly, lengthy and tend to require hospital admission.
Use of evidence-based procedures such as primary percutaneous coronary intervention, reperfusion and revascularization is on the rise.
Research shows that universal nasal surveillance, contact precautions and hand hygiene can reduce hospital-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus transmission.
Amoxicillin-clavulanate studied in children who met strict criteria for AOM diagnose.
Previous trials investigating cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) (biventricular pacing) combined with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) in patients with heart failure have shown nonsignificant improvements in mortality compared with ICD monotherapy. But a newer study has promising results.
DIGITAT trial compared expectant management and labor induction in 650 women with suspected intrauternine growth restriction.