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

1Short-term supplementation of acute long-chain omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids may alter depression status and decrease symptomology among young adults with depression: A preliminary randomized and placebo controlled trialPsychiatry Research, July 03, 2015  Clinical Article
2Safety and effectiveness of continuation antidepressant versus mood stabilizer monotherapy for relapse-prevention of bipolar II depression: A randomized, double-blind, parallel-group, prospective studyJournal of Affective Disorders, July 03, 2015  Clinical Article
3Pregabalin for the treatment of patients with generalized anxiety disorder with inadequate treatment response to antidepressants and severe depressive symptomsInternational Clinical Psychopharmacology, July 03, 2015  Clinical Article
4Comparison of patient-reported quality of life outcome questionnaire response rates between patients treated surgically for renal cell carcinoma and prostate carcinomaBMC Urology, July 03, 2015  Full Text  Clinical Article
5Laparoscopic radical prostatectomy after previous transurethral resection of the prostate in clinical T1a and T1b prostate cancer: A matched-pair analysisUrology Journal, July 03, 2015  Full Text  Clinical Article
6A systematic review and meta-analysis of three gene variants association with risk of prostate cancer: An updateUrology Journal, July 03, 2015  Full Text  Review Article
7Pelvic lymph node displacement in high-risk prostate cancer patients treated with image guided intensity modulated radiation therapy with 2 independent target volumesPractical Radiation Oncology, July 03, 2015  Clinical Article
8Cardiovascular risk with androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer: Potential mechanismsUrologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations, July 03, 2015  Clinical Article
9Depressive symptoms in caregivers of patients with dementia: demographic variables and burdenClinical Interventions in Aging, July 03, 2015  Full Text  Clinical Article
10Trajectories of depressive symptoms in elderly Mexican AmericansJournal of the American Geriatrics Society, July 03, 2015  Clinical Article

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

1Umbilical cord ‘milking’ improves blood flow in preterm infantsNIH News, July 03, 2015
2Menopausal women have lower risk of dying from heart attack than menAmerican Heart Association News, July 03, 2015
3Make no bones about it: The female athlete triad can lead to problems with bone healthAmerican Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons News, July 03, 2015
4Women's lung cancer cases hit 20,000Cancer Research UK News, July 03, 2015
5Alcohol sensitizes brain response to food aromas and increases food intake in women, research showsObesity Society News, July 03, 2015
6Initial weight loss could predict long-term successObesity Society News, July 03, 2015
7Should scientists be allowed to genetically alter human embryos?American Chemical Society News, July 03, 2015
8Sodium intake among U.S. adults - 26 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico, 2013Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, July 03, 2015
9Introduction of inactivated poliovirus vaccine and switch from trivalent to bivalent oral poliovirus vaccine - worldwide, 2013-2016Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, July 03, 2015
10Quickstats: Percentage of currently employed adults who had paid sick leave, by industry - National Health Interview Survey, United States, 2009-2013Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, July 03, 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.

CT screening for lung cancer in patients 55-80 years of age beneficial

As reported in the Annals of Internal Medicine, annual CT screening of ever-smokers between 55 and 80 years of age for lung cancer is beneficial. Such screening would result in 45-54% of diagnoses in stage I or II, a 14% reduction in lung cancer mortality, and 497 deaths averted.

Predictors of poor coronary collateral circulation in stable CAD

As reported in Angiology, the fasting blood glucose and serum uric acid levels and the white blood cell count were higher in patients with stable CAD (n=480) and associated with poor coronary collateral circulation.

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