No significant reductions found in 8-year breast cancer mortality for continuing vs stopping screening.
For older persons, following a Mediterranean diet is associated with an increased abundance of specific taxa linked to markers of lower frailty and improved cognitive function.
Malnutrition needs to be recognized and treated early to ensure the best possible outcomes for elderly patients.
Beneficiaries with OSA also demonstrate higher annual costs across all points of service.
Elderly patients have a higher tolerance for GERD symptoms compared with younger patients; therefore, these symptoms may be under-reported.
Aspirin use 3 or more times per week tied to reduced all-cause, cancer, GI cancer, CRC mortality.
The 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine is no longer recommended for routine use among adults aged ≥65 years.
Rate of decline in memory, global cognition similar for elderly statin users, never users over 6-year period.
Sustained virologic response rates similar for patients 65 years and older, patients younger than 65 years.
Electronic health records may not correctly reflect review of systems and physical examination observations made by emergency physicians.
Researchers sought to estimate the level of burnout among nurses working in primary health care as well as assess the relationship between sociodemographic, employment-related, and personality variables and burnout syndrome.
The Canadian Research Initiative in Substance Misuse National Injectable Opioid Agonist Treatment Steering Committee has released a new guideline on the use of injectable opioid agonist treatment for opioid use disorder.
The American Society for Bone and Mineral Research developed 13 clinical recommendations (7 primary and 6 secondary) to address the undertreatment of osteoporosis-related fractures and prevent secondary fracture among persons aged ≥65 years with hip or vertebral fractures.
The human gut microbiota has been identified as a metabolic organ having a significant effect on host metabolism.
Investigators aimed to analyze whether forced sexual initiation resulted in adverse health outcomes among US women.
The USPSTF has made updates to the 2008 recommendations on screening for and treating asymptomatic bacteriuria in pregnant and nonpregnant persons.
Women with endometriosis who experience chronic pelvic pain may benefit from botulinum toxin injections to reduce muscle spasms.
Does soft drink consumption increase the risk of mortality?
Researchers sought to compare the effectiveness and cost-savings of the recombinant subunit zoster vaccine with that of the live attenuated zoster vaccine in individuals aged ≥50 years.
Investigators assessed whether glial fibrillary acidic protein and ubiquitin C-terminal hydrolase may be effective biomarkers for detecting concussive, subconcussive, and nonconcussive injuries in pediatric and adult patients with normal mental status following trauma.