Fitbit data significantly improved prediction of influenza-like illness in top 5 states with most users.
Oseltamivir may reduce recovery time for primary care patients with influenza-like illness, especially for older, sicker patients with comorbidities.
Because of low vaccination rates, approximately 5.6 million cases of community-acquired pneumonia occur in the United States annually.
Only 1 in 3 mothers-to-be receive both influenza and Tdap vaccines, according to a CDC report.
Vaccine coverage significantly lower among non-Hispanic blacks, those with lower education, income.
Electronic health records may not correctly reflect review of systems and physical examination observations made by emergency physicians.
Study shows that in-hospital influenza vaccination may lower costs, risk for readmission or death.
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 One Health Zoonotic Disease Prioritization workshop, organized jointly by the United States CDC, US Department of Agriculture, and US Department for the Interior, recently reported a list of 8 top zoonotic diseases of national concern.
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.
Mortality risk for flu-related hospitalizations lower for those with vs without type 2 diabetes.
Influenza A(H3) predominating in many regions in Southern Hemisphere; influenza activity low in US.
The human gut microbiota has been identified as a metabolic organ having a significant effect on host metabolism.
Vaccine knowledge and anticipated rates of vaccination even lower for pneumococcal disease.
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.