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Research & Reviews  10,155 results

WHO advises against use of convalescent plasma for covid-19
https://www.bmj.com/company/newsroom/who-advises-against-use-of-convalescent-plasma-for-covid-19/
BMJ

Dec 6th, 2021 - Current evidence shows no improvement in survival and other important measures Convalescent plasma (a transfusion of blood plasma from someone who has recovered from covid-19) is not recommended for patients with covid-19, says a WHO Guideline ...

Ultrafiltration for acute heart failure.
https://doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD013593.pub2
The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews; Srivastava M, Harrison N et. al.

Jan 22nd, 2022 - Pharmacotherapies such as loop diuretics are the cornerstone treatment for acute heart failure (AHF), but resistance and poor response can occur. Ultrafiltration (UF) is an alternative therapy to reduce congestion, however its benefits, efficacy a...

LTB4 Promotes Acute Lung Injury via Upregulating the PLCε-1/TLR4/NF-κB Pathway in One-L...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8766192
Disease Markers; Luo J, Ma Q et. al.

Jan 22nd, 2022 - Mechanical ventilation (MV) can provoke acute lung injury (ALI) by increasing inflammation activation and disrupting the barrier in lung tissues even causing death. However, the inflammation-related molecules and pathways in MV-induced ALI remain ...

Maximizing trEatment of Neurological Dysfunction Using INtravenous Guanfacine Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04742673

Jan 21st, 2022 - Delirium during critical illness is, to date, the primary potentially modifiable risk factor for acquired dementia after critical illness (ADRD). There are, however, no Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved medications to mitigate delirium. ...

Trends and outcomes of infective endocarditis in cirrhosis: a propensity-matched nation...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MEG.0000000000002177 10.1093/ibd/izab017
European Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology; Garg R, Aggarwal M et. al.

Jan 21st, 2022 - Cirrhosis is the most common cause of liver-related death and bacterial infection is a common comorbidity in cirrhosis. We aimed to study the trends and outcomes of infective endocarditis in cirrhosis. A propensity-matched analysis of the National...

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Guidelines  22 results

WHO advises against use of convalescent plasma for covid-19
https://www.bmj.com/company/newsroom/who-advises-against-use-of-convalescent-plasma-for-covid-19/
BMJ

Dec 6th, 2021 - Current evidence shows no improvement in survival and other important measures Convalescent plasma (a transfusion of blood plasma from someone who has recovered from covid-19) is not recommended for patients with covid-19, says a WHO Guideline ...

Management of maternal COVID-19: considerations for anesthesiologists.
https://doi.org/10.1097/ACO.0000000000001001
Current Opinion in Anaesthesiology; Bernstein K, Landau R

Apr 20th, 2021 - To describe updates to pragmatic recommendations that were published during the first coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) surge, including the current thinking about whether pregnancy worsens the severity of COVID-19. Although a majority of pregna...

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 11th, 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 11th, 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...

A living WHO guideline on drugs for covid-19.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.m3379
BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.); Agarwal A, Rochwerg B et. al.

Sep 6th, 2020 - This is the eighth version (seventh update) of a living guideline. It replaces earlier versions (4 September 2020, 20 November 2020, 17 December 2020, 31 March 2021, 6 July 2021, 23 September 2021, and 6 December 2021). The previous versions can b...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1,030 results

WHO advises against use of convalescent plasma for covid-19
https://www.bmj.com/company/newsroom/who-advises-against-use-of-convalescent-plasma-for-covid-19/
BMJ

Dec 6th, 2021 - Current evidence shows no improvement in survival and other important measures Convalescent plasma (a transfusion of blood plasma from someone who has recovered from covid-19) is not recommended for patients with covid-19, says a WHO Guideline ...

Anti-Coronavirus Therapies to Prevent Progression of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Trial
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04324463

Jan 21st, 2022 - The ACT COVID-19 program consists of two parallel trials testing the effects of interventions in complementary populations in outpatients and inpatients. In the outpatient study, symptomatic patients in the community who are COVID-19 positive and ...

Maximizing trEatment of Neurological Dysfunction Using INtravenous Guanfacine Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04742673

Jan 21st, 2022 - Delirium during critical illness is, to date, the primary potentially modifiable risk factor for acquired dementia after critical illness (ADRD). There are, however, no Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved medications to mitigate delirium. ...

Assessing Ventilator Safety in Patients on Pressure-Support Ventilation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05125952

Jan 21st, 2022 - Ventilator-induced lung injury (VILI) is known to cause significant morbidity and mortality in patients with acute respiratory failure. Most studies on VILI have involved the effects of inappropriate (often excessive) mechanical ventilator setting...

Hydromorphone for ICU-analgesia in Patients With Non-mechanical Ventilation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04436224

Jan 20th, 2022 - Hydromorphone has a clear analgesic effect, and has few advantages in respiratory depression and gastrointestinal motility. The study will further explore the continuous pumping-dose of hydromorphone for ICU non-mechanical ventilation patients and...

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News  1,023 results

WHO advises against use of convalescent plasma for covid-19
https://www.bmj.com/company/newsroom/who-advises-against-use-of-convalescent-plasma-for-covid-19/
BMJ

Dec 6th, 2021 - Current evidence shows no improvement in survival and other important measures Convalescent plasma (a transfusion of blood plasma from someone who has recovered from covid-19) is not recommended for patients with covid-19, says a WHO Guideline ...

Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome Ups Risk in DKA Hospitalization
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/967039

Jan 21st, 2022 - The study covered in this summary was published in Preprints With The Lancet and has not yet been peer reviewed. Key Takeaways Patients with diabetes who were hospitalized for diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) had worse outcomes if they also had obesity...

Long COVID Associated With Risk of Metabolic Liver Disease
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/967060

Jan 21st, 2022 - Postacute COVID syndrome (PACS), an ongoing inflammatory state following infection with SARS-CoV-2, is associated with greater risk of metabolic-associated fatty liver disease (MAFLD), according to an analysis of patients at a single clinic in Can...

Are Hospital Admissions Still the Best Way to Gauge the COVID Crisis?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/966821

Jan 20th, 2022 - MADRID/LONDON (Reuters) - Using the number of people in hospital with COVID-19 to gauge the severity of the pandemic may not give an accurate picture in the Omicron era as more and more patients with the virus are being admitted for other reasons,...

Brain Injury Biomarkers Elevated in Hospitalized COVID Patients
https://www.medpagetoday.com/neurology/generalneurology/96699

Jan 14th, 2022 - Hospitalized patients with COVID-19 and no prior history of dementia had elevated levels of brain injury biomarkers, an observational study showed. Blood levels of total tau (t-tau), phosphorylated tau181 (p-tau181), glial fibrillary acidic protei...

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Patient Education  6 results see all →