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

1Longitudinal evaluation of 100% fruit juice consumption on BMI status in 2–5-year-old childrenPediatric Obesity, July 01, 2015  Clinical Article
2The Omega-3 fatty acids (Fish Oils) and Aspirin in Vascular access OUtcomes in REnal Disease (FAVOURED) study: The updated final trial protocol and rationale of post-initiation trial modificationsBMC Nephrology, July 01, 2015  Full Text  Clinical Article
3Gender differences in the association between food insecurity and insulin resistance among U.S. adults: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2005-2010.Annals of Epidemiology , July 01, 2015  Clinical Article
4The relationship between microvascular complications and vitamin D deficiency in type 2 diabetes mellitusBMC Endocrine Disorders, July 01, 2015  Full Text  Clinical Article
5High levels of vitamin D in relation to reduced risk of schizophrenia with elevated C-reactive proteinPsychiatry Research, July 01, 2015  Clinical Article
6Tolerability and acceptability of non-vitamin k antagonist oral anticoagulants in atrial fibrillation: Systematic review and meta-analysisAmerican Journal of Cardiovascular Drugs, July 01, 2015  Clinical Article
7The inadmissibility of what we eat in America and nhanes dietary data in nutrition and obesity research and the scientific formulation of national dietary guidelinesMayo Clinic Proceedings, July 01, 2015  Review Article
8Diet quality across early childhood and adiposity at 6 years: the Southampton Women’s SurveyInternational Journal of Obesity, July 01, 2015  Clinical Article
9The Co-Occurring Syndrome - co-existing ED and BPH and their clinical correlates in aging men: Results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination SurveyUrology, July 01, 2015  Clinical Article
10Efficacy of a Chinese herbal medicine in providing adequate relief of constipation-predominant irritable bowel syndrome: A randomized controlled trialClinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology , July 01, 2015  Clinical Article

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

1PTSD, traumatic experiences may raise heart attack, stroke risk in womenAmerican Heart Association News, July 01, 2015
2First-ever possible treatments for Middle East Respiratory Syndrome; UMSOM researchers identify two promising candidates to prevent and treat deadly epidemicUniversity of Maryland School of Medicine News, July 01, 2015
3ACC council addresses cardiac arrest in non-STEMI patientsAmerican College of Cardiology News, July 01, 2015
4Lack of sanitation for 2.4 billion people is undermining health improvementsWHO news, July 01, 2015
5WHO validates elimination of mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis in CubaWHO news, July 01, 2015
6Healthy diet linked to lower death rates among low-income residents in Southeastern U.S.Vanderbilt University Medical Center Research News, July 01, 2015
7Nursing home residents at risk for antibiotic-related harmJAMA Internal Medicine, June 30, 2015
8Telehealth video consults to reach 158 million annually by 2020HIT Consultant , June 30, 2015
9Bedside Ebola diagnosticHarvard Medical School News, June 30, 2015
10Sleeping on the job? Actually, that's a good thingUniversity of Michigan Regents News, June 30, 2015

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Hospital readmission rate in patients discharged on parenteral antibiotics

As reported in Clinical Infectious Diseases, the hospital readmission rate for patients (n=782) discharged on parenteral antibiotics was 26%. The mean patient age was 58 years. The leading diagnoses were bacteremia, osteomyelitis, and pyelonephritis. The indications for readmission included non-infection related (30%), worsening symptoms (29%), and new infections (19%). The ORs for readmission factors were as follows: each decade increase in age, 1.09; aminoglycoside use, 2.33; resistant organism, 1.57; and number of hospital discharges in prior 12 months, 1.20.

Relationship benefit in women with IHD

As reported in BMC Medicine, women who were married or living with a partner had a decreased risk of mortality (RR=0.72) after the first ischemic heart disease (IHD) event compared to women who were not married or living with a partner. The study involved 734626 women with no history of IHD who were followed for 8.6 y; there were 30747 women with a first IHD event and 2148 deaths.

Lecithinized superoxide dismutase treatment promising in idiopathic interstitial pneumonia

As reported in BMC Pulmonary Medicine, lecithinized superoxide dismutase (80 mg x 28d) attenuated LDH and surfactant protein A levels in patients with progressive idiopathic interstitial pneumonia; there was no change in forced vital capacity. The LDH and surfactant protein levels returned to baseline by day 56. There were no differences between adverse events and mortality rates in the treated and placebo groups.

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