Increase seen in percent of teens screening positive for depression, positive suicide risk screening, and recent suicidal thoughts.
The expanded approval was based on data from a phase 3 study that evaluated exenatide extended-release in 82 patients aged 10 to 17 years with type 2 diabetes.
Fatigue resulting from insufficient sleep can negatively affect cumulative daytime performance and hamper adequate patient care.
46 percent of those diagnosed in acute care had potential heart failure symptoms in previous six months.
Pandemics carry secondary impacts beyond morbidity and mortality, including children who are left orphaned.
There was no benefit to extending zoledronate treatment beyond 2 years.
Limited or no improvement seen in female breast cancer, cervical cancer, ovarian cancer, and bone and joint sarcomas.
Mask wearing is important as there are concerns about variants being more easily spread among young children, adolescents, and adults.
The association between high blood pressure and the prevalence of retinal atherosclerosis was examined.
The researchers tested their hypothesis that a decrease in respiratory virus incidence would be associated with a reduction in inappropriate ambulatory antibiotic orders.
Researchers used global baseline data to examine cardiovascular disease risk factors among middle-aged people with HIV.
Updated recommendations include alternative regimens for bacterial vaginosis, management of
Risk for death significantly reduced with prior statin and/or antihypertensive use among those with history of CVD and/or hypertension
The association was observed with colon cancer but not rectal cancer.
The FDA conducted a comprehensive review of all available data associated with the use of statins during pregnancy.
Despite an increasing emphasis on HFmrEF over the past several years, there is a lack of authoritative guidance surrounding therapeutic approaches for these patients.
Recommendations address evaluation, management of fever in infants aged 8 to 21, 22 to 28, 29 to 60 days; role of parents emphasized.
Researchers studied the effectiveness of continuous glucose monitoring in adults with type 2 diabetes treated with basal insulin without prandial insulin in primary care practices.
The researchers examined the links between pediatric obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and elevated blood pressure and OSA’s orthostatic reactivity in adolescence.
As COVID-19 cases rise globally, adolescents and young adults show hesitancy towards taking the vaccine, putting herd immunity at risk.
For first 12 months of pandemic, number of admissions at children’s hospital more than double for same period in previous three years
Increase of 585 percent seen in methamphetamine-associated cardiomyopathy/heart failure hospitalizations from 2008 to 2018
June 2021 FDA drug approvals include treatments for smallpox, weight loss, candidiasis, and Alzheimer disease.
The purpose of the updated statement stems from NAPNAP’s commitment to encouraging healthy lifestyles to establish a foundation of optimal health.
Investigators assessed the incidence of gastric cancer due to gastric intestinal metaplasia using Operative Link on Gastric Intestinal Metaplasia staging.
One of the researchers’ goals was to investigate the association between newly detected disturbances of glucose metabolism and long-term prognosis after AMI.
With depressive symptoms rising after an acute COVID-19 infection, study researchers looked at whether these symptoms are a consequence of stress associated with COVID or, do they reflect more specific sequelae associated with the pathophysiology of the illness.
A detailed smoking history may help to inform patient outcomes.
Although nearly all metrics improved for racial-ethnic minorities, recent breast cancer-related mortality in Florida still higher in Black women
Investigators estimated the incidence of HBsAg seroclearance in patients with hepatitis B virus infection on long-term therapy with entecavir or tenofovir disoproxil fumarate.
While the risk is small, there have been 20 cases of unexpected donor-derived hepatitis B virus infection
More than one-third of patients deemed at high risk had an unplanned ICU readmission during their hospitalization.
Cardiovascular risk reduction more prominent with EPA monotherapy versus EPA + DHA therapy
Finding significantly associated with tailored advice among adults with obesity, overweight
Researchers assessed how gut microbiota changes are associated with anthropometric, metabolic, and inflammatory profiles following metabolic surgery in adults with type 2 diabetes and mild obesity.
In a randomized controlled study, adding metformin to androgen deprivation therapy for low-tumor-volume metastatic hormone-sensitive prostate cancer significantly delayed development of castration-resistant disease.
Nerivio is a wireless remote electrical neuromodulation device approved for the acute treatment of episodic or chronic migraine in patients 12 years of age and older.
Findings seen in
BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers; reduction greater with longer duration of use in BRCA1 carriers
Agency is encouraging broader testing for RSV among patients presenting with acute respiratory illness who test negative for COVID-19
Factors in therapeutic inertia examined in adults newly diagnosed with T2DM receiving primary care in the U.K.
Higher familial risks for early-onset cancer seen in Latino, Black patients for solid tumors and in Asian/Pacific Islander patients for hematologic cancers
Hypoxia-related ZigZag pattern, late decelerations of FHR on intrapartal CTG and increased risk of fetal asphyxia seen in GDM pregnancies
Using photoplethysmography (PPG) embedded in a smartwatch or wristband, patients can take an ECG with the tap of a button.
Intervention significantly increased Black patients confidence in diabetes self-care abilities and perceived knowledge about diabetes.
Hospitalization rate for new-onset diabetes in children up from 0.27% in 2019 to 0.62% in 2020.
A transitional care model utilizing NPs to conduct telehealth visits within 3 days of hospital discharge led to reduce health care costs and increased 14-day follow-up rates.
Increased rates of cancer seen among women and men and for cancer at multiple sites, including lip, oral cavity, pharynx, respiratory organs
Researchers compared trends in antibiotic prescription rates during the period preceding the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV), as well as the early and late PCV periods, among Jewish vs Bedouin children.
A team of investigators assessed the presence of enteropathogens in children with isolated vomiting.
Greatest decrease seen for those previously working outside of the home and in those without ‘allergic-type’ inflammation