Sustained virologic response rates similar for patients 65 years and older, patients younger than 65 years.
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.
Although an estimated 82 million people worldwide will be affected by dementia by 2030, research demonstrates that cognitive decline often goes unrecognized in primary care settings.
However, no link seen between migraines and vascular dementia.
Identification of etiological subtype of dementia more likely in patients who see a specialist.
Model of physical, psychological, and social elements predicts 3- and 7-year dementia risk.
After recent use of marijuana oils in e-cigarettes, 5 patients in North Carolina were diagnosed with acute exogenous lipoid pneumonia.
The US Preventive Services Task Force has issued final recommendations on the use of medications for primary prevention of breast cancer.
Investigators studied the effects of midlife high or increasing blood pressure on late-life brain structure.
Among older Medicare beneficiaries admitted to LTAC, more than one-third died in an inpatient setting.
Risk for readmissions and adverse effects higher, no long-term benefit for BP control or cardiac risk.
Findings seen among long-term nursing home residents with, without cognitive impairment.
What are the current prevalence, severity, and clinical characteristics associated with sesame allergy in the United States?