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Research & Reviews  17,379 results

A rare mutation in the COLQ gene causing congenital myasthenic syndrome with remarkable...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nmd.2020.12.002
Neuromuscular Disorders : NMD; Vidanagamage A, Gooneratne IK et. al.

Jan 25th, 2021 - Congenital myasthenic syndromes (CMS) are genetically determined heterogenous disorders of neuromuscular transmission. We report a rare mutation of COLQ causing CMS in an Asian man that remarkably improved with fluoxetine. A 51-year-old Sri Lankan...

Association Between Early Tracheostomy and Delirium in Older Adults in the United States.
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jvca.2020.12.028
Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia; Gazda AJ, Kwak MJ et. al.

Jan 25th, 2021 - Early tracheostomy (fewer than eight days after intubation) is associated with shorter length of stay in the intensive care unit and shorter duration of mechanical ventilation. Studies assessing the association between early tracheostomy and incid...

Association between parenteral nutrition in the early phase and outcomes in patients wi...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clnesp.2020.10.018
Clinical Nutrition ESPEN; Otaka S, Aso S et. al.

Jan 25th, 2021 - Parenteral nutrition in the early phase is often performed for patients with trauma who have undergone laparotomy. However, the clinical benefits of parenteral nutrition in the early phase in this population remain unknown. We investigated the ass...

Daily parenteral selenium therapy in critically ill patients: An updated systematic rev...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clnesp.2020.11.026
Clinical Nutrition ESPEN; Mousavi MA, Saghaleini SH et. al.

Jan 25th, 2021 - Patients hospitalized at the intensive care unit (ICU) are more prone to oxidative stress. Antioxidants such as selenium (Se) may have beneficial effects on outcomes in these patients. Studies and systematic reviews in this field have inconclusive...

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Guidelines  67 results

Prolonged Weaning: S2k Guideline Published by the German Respiratory Society.
https://doi.org/10.1159/000510085
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; Schönhofer B, Geiseler J et. al.

Dec 10th, 2020 - Mechanical ventilation (MV) is an essential part of modern intensive care medicine. MV is performed in patients with severe respiratory failure caused by respiratory muscle insufficiency and/or lung parenchymal disease; that is, when other treatme...

Long-Term Mechanical Ventilation: Recommendations of the Swiss Society of Pulmonology.
https://doi.org/10.1159/000510086
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; Janssens JP, Michel F et. al.

Dec 10th, 2020 - Long-term mechanical ventilation is a well-established treatment for chronic hypercapnic respiratory failure (CHRF). It is aimed at improving CHRF-related symptoms, health-related quality of life, survival, and decreasing hospital admissions. In S...

Surgical Infection Society Guidance for Operative and Peri-Operative Care of Adult Pati...
https://doi.org/10.1089/sur.2020.101
Surgical Infections; Heffernan DS, Evans HL et. al.

Apr 20th, 2020 - Background: Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2)-associated viral infection (coronavirus disease 2019, COVID-19) is a virulent, contagious viral pandemic that is affecting populations worldwide. As with any airborne viral r...

Risk of rhabdomyolysis with donepezil compared with rivastigmine or galantamine: a population-based cohort study
http://www.cmaj.ca/content/191/37/E1018
CMAJ

Sep 15th, 2019 - BACKGROUND: Donepezil, rivastigmine and galantamine are popular cholinesterase inhibitors used to manage the symptoms of Alzheimer disease and other dementias; regulatory agencies in several countries warn about a possible risk of rhabdomyolysis w...

Clinical Guideline for Treating Acute Respiratory Insufficiency with Invasive Ventilati...
https://doi.org/10.1159/000502157
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; Fichtner F, Moerer O et. al.

Sep 10th, 2019 - For patients with acute respiratory insufficiency, mechanical ("invasive") ventilation is a fundamental therapeutic measure to ensure sufficient gas exchange. Despite decades of strong research efforts, central questions on mechanical ventilation ...

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Drugs  219 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  18,227 results

A rare mutation in the COLQ gene causing congenital myasthenic syndrome with remarkable...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nmd.2020.12.002
Neuromuscular Disorders : NMD; Vidanagamage A, Gooneratne IK et. al.

Jan 25th, 2021 - Congenital myasthenic syndromes (CMS) are genetically determined heterogenous disorders of neuromuscular transmission. We report a rare mutation of COLQ causing CMS in an Asian man that remarkably improved with fluoxetine. A 51-year-old Sri Lankan...

Association Between Early Tracheostomy and Delirium in Older Adults in the United States.
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.jvca.2020.12.028
Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia; Gazda AJ, Kwak MJ et. al.

Jan 25th, 2021 - Early tracheostomy (fewer than eight days after intubation) is associated with shorter length of stay in the intensive care unit and shorter duration of mechanical ventilation. Studies assessing the association between early tracheostomy and incid...

Association between parenteral nutrition in the early phase and outcomes in patients wi...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clnesp.2020.10.018
Clinical Nutrition ESPEN; Otaka S, Aso S et. al.

Jan 25th, 2021 - Parenteral nutrition in the early phase is often performed for patients with trauma who have undergone laparotomy. However, the clinical benefits of parenteral nutrition in the early phase in this population remain unknown. We investigated the ass...

Daily parenteral selenium therapy in critically ill patients: An updated systematic rev...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clnesp.2020.11.026
Clinical Nutrition ESPEN; Mousavi MA, Saghaleini SH et. al.

Jan 25th, 2021 - Patients hospitalized at the intensive care unit (ICU) are more prone to oxidative stress. Antioxidants such as selenium (Se) may have beneficial effects on outcomes in these patients. Studies and systematic reviews in this field have inconclusive...

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News  767 results

After 10 Months of Quarantine, Chronically Ill Young German Jumps Vaccine Queue
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/944541

Jan 24th, 2021 - NIEDERBREITBACH, Germany (Reuters) - Since the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic, chronically ill 30-year-old Benni Over has lived in strict domestic quarantine in the German resort town of Niederbreitbach with his parents, who look after him a...

Vitamin D Fails to Help in Severe COVID-19
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/943238

Dec 28th, 2020 - (Reuters) - Low vitamin D levels are linked with higher risk for severe COVID-19, but treatment that boosted vitamin D levels in critically ill COVID-19 patients did not shorten their hospital stay or lower their odds of intensive care unit admiss...

Tocilizumab Reduces Odds of Ventilation or Death in Mostly Non-White COVID-19 Patients
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/942882

Dec 17th, 2020 - (Reuters Health) - The interleukin-6 inhibitor tocilizumab reduced the combined likelihood of mechanical ventilation or death by 44% among mostly non-white patients hospitalized with COVID-19, according to a new international randomized test of 38...

Acute Kidney Injury With COVID-19 Seems to Be Declining in US
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/942811

Dec 16th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Among US veterans hospitalized with COVID-19, about one third experienced acute kidney injury (AKI) during the pandemic's first wave, but there wa...

Trial of Ruxolitinib in COVID-19 Complications Fails: Novartis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/942573

Dec 14th, 2020 - ZURICH (Reuters) - Novartis said a late-stage clinical trial of ruxolitinib on top of standard therapy showed no significant reduction in severe complications of COVID-19, including death, respiratory failure requiring mechanical ventilation or ad...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →