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1Low-dose oxytocin delivered intranasally with Breath Powered device affects social-cognitive behavior: A randomized four-way crossover trial with nasal cavity dimension assessmentTranslational Psychiatry, July 31, 2015  Full Text  Clinical Article
2Comparison of continence outcomes of early catheter removal on postoperative day 2 and 4 after laparoscopic radical prostatectomy: A randomized controlled trialBMC Urology, July 31, 2015  Full Text  Clinical Article
3Enzalutamide antitumour activity against metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer previously treated with docetaxel and abiraterone: A multicentre analysisEuropean Urology, July 31, 2015  Full Text  Clinical Article
4Predicting erectile dysfunction in sexually active patients seeking prostate health screening: Proposal for a multivariable risk stratificationInternational Journal of Impotence Research: The Journal of Sexual Medicine, July 31, 2015  Clinical Article
5Urinary incontinence and erectile dysfunction after robotic versus open radical prostatectomy: A prospective, controlled, nonrandomised trialEuropean Urology, July 31, 2015  Full Text
6Gender differences in cognitive deficits in schizophrenia with and without diabetesComprehensive Psychiatry, July 31, 2015  Clinical Article
7Diclofenac suppository as a preemptive analgesia in ultrasound guided biopsy of prostate: Randomized controlled trialUrology, July 31, 2015  Clinical Article
8Changes in negative implicit evaluations in patients of hypochondriasis after treatment with cognitive therapy or exposure therapyJournal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, July 31, 2015  Clinical Article
9Mindfulness and eating behavior in adolescent girls at risk for type 2 diabetesInternational Journal of Eating Disorders, July 31, 2015  Clinical Article
10Alterations in circadian entrainment precede the onset of depression-like behavior that does not respond to fluoxetineTranslational Psychiatry, July 31, 2015  Full Text  Clinical Article

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We have Ranked, Sorted and Summarized the Latest Clinical Articles.

1Weight loss for a healthy liverAmerican Gastroenterological Association News, July 31, 2015
2Specific cardiovascular risk factors may predict Alzheimer’s diseaseRadiological Society of North America News, July 31, 2015
3A protein conserved from bacteria to human protects against heat strokeIDIBELL-Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute News, July 31, 2015
4Spines of boys and girls differ at birthChildren's Hospital Los Angeles news, July 31, 2015
5Restrictions on prescribing oxycodone followed by increases in other strong opioid use and opioid-related deaths in Ontario, CAMH research showsCentre for Addiction and Mental Health News, July 31, 2015
6Cycling helps ease arthritis painsNorwegian University of Science and Technology and SINTEF News, July 31, 2015
7Link between mood, pain in rheumatoid arthritis patientsPennsylvania State University Health and Medicine News, July 31, 2015
8One provider in ten prescribes antibiotics for 95% of acute respiratory infectionsEuropean Respiratory Society News, July 31, 2015
9Superstorm Sandy child and family health study finds lingering effects of mental health distress, PTSD and depressionRutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences News, July 31, 2015
10Red grape chemical may help prevent bowel cancer but less is moreUniversity of Leicester News, July 31, 2015

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Tobacco and alcohol use significantly increase risk for ESCC

Based on a meta-analysis (n=5 studies) reported in the American Journal of Gastroenterology, the combined use of tobacco and alcohol increased the risk for esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (OR=3.28) compared with non-users; users of tobacco or alcohol alone had a 20%-30% increased risk of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma compared to non-users.

Green tea reduces BP and improves lipid profile

As reported in Nutrition, Metabolism, and Cardiovascular Diseases, a meta-analysis involved 20 RCTs and 1536 participants showed that consumption of green tea (Camellia sinensis) is associated with a reduction in systolic blood pressure (-1.94 mmHg) and improved lipid profile (TC, -0.13 mmol/l; LDL-C, -0.19 mmol/l). Additional studies quantifying the association are needed.

Belimumab safe and effective in childhood-onset SLE

As reported in Arthritis and Rheumatology, belimumab (a human monoclonal antibody targeting soluble B-lymphocyte stimulator) is effective and well-tolerated in children with SLE (n=7). The mean follow-up was 9.3 months. The SLEDAI decreased from 6.4 to 4 and 57% of recipients were able to taper steroids. Clinical response was evident by 3 months.

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