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Research & Reviews  2,250 results

Improvement of patient stratification in human papilloma virus-associated oropharyngeal...
https://doi.org/10.1002/hed.26822
Head & Neck; Oberste M, Riders A et. al.

Aug 3rd, 2021 - Precise risk stratification models are necessary to determine patient selection for deintensifying treatment trials in human papilloma virus (HPV)-associated oropharyngeal squamous cell cancer (HPV+ OPSCC). We examined 526 cases with OPSCC treated...

Isolated optic neuropathy due to folate deficiency with associated iron overload.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-242399
BMJ Case Reports; Pique K, Taber W et. al.

Jul 31st, 2021 - Isolated optic neuropathy due to folate deficiency is rarely reported. Poor dietary practices, malabsorption, and tobacco/alcohol abuse are usually responsible. We examined a patient with blinding optic neuropathies and isolated folic acid deficie...

Portal Hypertension as a Complication of Cystic Echinococcosis: A 20-Year Cohort Analysis.
https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.21-0274
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Collado Aliaga J, Romero-Alegría Á et. al.

Jul 20th, 2021 - Cystic echinococcosis (CE) is a parasitic disease caused by the larval forms of species of the tapeworm Echinococcus. The most common location is the liver. To assess the frequency and clinical characteristics of portal hypertension (PH) and the r...

Dopamine D1 and D2 receptors are distinctly associated with rest-activity rhythms and d...
https://doi.org/10.1172/JCI149722
The Journal of Clinical Investigation; Zhang R, Manza P et. al.

Jul 16th, 2021 - Certain components of rest-activity rhythms such as greater eveningness (delayed phase), physical inactivity (blunted amplitude) and shift work (irregularity) are associated with increased risk for drug use. Dopaminergic (DA) signaling has been hy...

Madelung's disease in a non-alcoholic Ethiopian male patient mistaken for obesity: a ca...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8254943
BMC Endocrine Disorders; Zewde YZ

Jul 5th, 2021 - Madelung's disease (MD) is a rare disorder of fat storage characterized by the presence of diffuse, symmetrical deposition of subcutaneous fat around the neck, shoulder, arm, trunk and thigh. Although its cause is not fully understood, this benign...

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Guidelines  6 results

Directive clinique no 405 : Dépistage et conseils en matière de consommation d'alcool p...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2020.07.005
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Graves DL, Carson DG et. al.

Sep 10th, 2020 - Établir des normes pancanadiennes fondées sur les meilleures données probantes actuelles sur le dépistage et les conseils en matière de consommation d'alcool et de troubles de consommation d'alcool chez les femmes enceintes ou en âge de procréer. ...

Guideline No. 405: Screening and Counselling for Alcohol Consumption During Pregnancy.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2020.03.002
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Graves L, Carson G et. al.

Sep 10th, 2020 - To establish national standards of care for screening and counselling pregnant women and women of child-bearing age about alcohol consumption and possible alcohol use disorder based on current best evidence. Health care providers who care for preg...

Chinese Guideline for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Osteonecrosis of the Femoral Head ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6584093
Orthopaedic Surgery; , et. al.

Apr 4th, 2017 - The treatment of adult osteonecrosis of the femoral head (ONFH), with 8.12 million patients in China, remains a challenge to surgeons. To standardize and improve the efficacy of the treatment of ONFH, Chinese specialists updated the experts' sugge...

Screening for Cognitive Impairment in Older Adults: Clinical Summary of USPSTF Recommendation
https://allmedx.com/USPSTFPDF/dementiasumm.pdf

Mar 18th, 2014 - SCREENING FOR COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT IN OLDER ADULTS CLINICAL SUMMARY OF U.S. PREVENTIVE SERVICES TASK FORCE RECOMMENDATION Population Community-dwelling adults who are older than age 65 years and have no signs or symptoms of cognitive impa...

Ethical considerations for administering alcohol or alcohol cues to treatment-seeking a...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2746026
Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research; Enoch MA, Johnson K et. al.

Jun 13th, 2009 - Ethical considerations for administering alcohol or alcohol cues to treatment-seeking alcoholics in a research setting: can the benefits to society outweigh the risks to the individual? A commentary in the context of the National Advisory Council ...

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Drugs  34 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  94 results

National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions-III
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01273220

Apr 29th, 2020 - The National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions-III (NESARC-III) is planned to be fielded in 2012 by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) in conjunction with Westat, through a contract under data colle...

Collaborative and Stepped Care in Mental Health (COMET)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03226743

Mar 24th, 2020 - Aims are a) the implementation and outcome evaluation, b) the process evaluation, and c) the analysis of the cost-effectiveness of an innovative collaborative and stepped care model for patients with depressive, anxiety, somatoform and/or alcohol ...

Validation of Driving Simulator to Blood Alcohol Concentration Standards for Impaired Driving
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00559819

Mar 12th, 2020 - Subjects will be recruited via discreet flyers distributed around the Rush University Medical Campus. Subjects will be scheduled so that a maximum of 6 participants are evaluated on the same day. Some evaluation days may fall on the weekend. Study...

Comparison of Bovine Colostrum Versus Placebo in Treatment of Severe Alcoholic Hepatitis: A Randomized Double Blind Controlled Trial
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02473341

Feb 13th, 2020 - Diagnosis: The diagnosis of Alcoholic hepatitis is made by the following criteria (12) I. Chronic active alcohol abuse - >80 grams in males and > 60 grams in females for > 5 years for developing Alcoholic Cirrhosis (13) Alcohol use will be evaluat...

Integrated Treatment of OEF/OIF Veterans With PTSD & Substance Use Disorders
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01338506

Feb 11th, 2020 - As a result of sustained operations in Afghanistan and Iraq, there are an increasing number of U.S. military personnel and Veterans at risk of developing both substance use disorders (SUDs) and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). If left untrea...

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News  363 results

The Pandemic Hurt Patients With Liver Disease in Many Ways
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/953986

Jun 30th, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. The COVID-19 pandemic has worsened the health of patients with liver disease worldwide, researchers say. Not only does liver disease make people m...

Psoriasis: Alcohol Abuse and Obesity Are Risk Factors for Poor Response to Systemic Therapies
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/953830

Jun 28th, 2021 - Takeaway In patients with psoriasis receiving systemic therapies, alcohol abuse and obesity were associated with poor response to treatment. Why this matters Interventions to prevent or address alcohol abuse and weight gain should be an integral p...

Local Warming
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/952983

Jun 14th, 2021 - The patient, a methamphetamine user, is found in a parking lot, rolling on the ground, completely disoriented. Transported to the ER, he is febrile to 102, hypotensive, and in mild MOSF. His WBC is 42,000 Death as a consequence of methamphetamine ...

The Alcohol Pandemic: Are We Ready for What's Next?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951482

May 25th, 2021 - Over the past year, working from home changed to homing from work. This made life infinitely more stressful for those juggling work with running a household, while additionally burdened by being cut off from many personal connections. These living...

Addiction Medication Promising for Chronic, Refractory Pain
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/950263

Apr 30th, 2021 - Low-dose naltrexone (LDN) may be effective in the treatment of refractory chronic pain, early research suggests. Preliminary data from a retrospective chart review of patients with chronic pain showed those who received LDN experienced significant...

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Patient Education  6 results see all →