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Research & Reviews  2,132 results

Pre-injury chronic alcohol abuse predicts intracranial hemorrhagic progression, unfavor...
https://doi.org/10.1080/02699052.2021.1975196
Brain Injury; Svedung Wettervik T, Enblad P et. al.

Sep 21st, 2021 - We aimed to determine the incidence of pre-injury alcohol abuse in TBI at our neurointensive care unit (NICU), the relation to intracranial hemorrhage evolution, and clinical outcome. Patients with TBI treated at our NICU at Uppsala university hos...

Alcohol related phenotypes and platelet serotonin concentration.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.alcohol.2021.09.001
Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.); Nedic Erjavec G, Bektic Hodzic J et. al.

Sep 17th, 2021 - Alcohol dependence is a chronic relapsing mental disorder with heterogeneous and complex underlying biology. It is frequently associated with nicotine dependence, severity of alcohol dependence symptoms and diverse alcohol related phenotypes inclu...

Patients' risk factors for periprosthetic joint infection in primary total hip arthropl...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8436433
BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders; Ren X, Ling L et. al.

Sep 14th, 2021 - Periprosthetic joint infection (PJI) is a catastrophic complication after total hip arthroplasty (THA). Our meta-analysis aimed to identify the individual-related risk factors that predispose patients to PJI following primary THA. Comprehensive li...

Substance use and mental health burden in head and neck and other cancer survivors: A N...
https://doi.org/10.1002/cncr.33881
Cancer Balachandra S, Eary RL et. al.

Sep 10th, 2021 - Tobacco dependence, alcohol abuse, depression, distress, and other adverse patient-level influences are common in head and neck cancer (HNC) survivors. Their interrelatedness and precise burden in comparison with survivors of other cancers are poo...

Unusual presentation of an insulinoma in an elderly male patient.
https://doi.org/10.4103/jpgm.JPGM_1165_20
Journal of Postgraduate Medicine; Adarsh M, Salman M et. al.

Aug 21st, 2021 - Insulinoma is a rare neuroendocrine tumor originating from hypersecreting beta-cells of islets of Langerhans in the pancreas. We report a case of 72-year-old male, with chronic alcohol abuse, presenting with atypical features like refractory recur...

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Guidelines  6 results

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...

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. ...

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  29 results see all →

News  360 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  1 results see all →