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Research & Reviews  216 results

Renal function and neurodegenerative diseases : a two-sample Mendelian randomization st...
https://doi.org/10.1080/01616412.2022.2158640
Neurological Research; Liu X, Ou YN et. al.

Jan 25th, 2023 - Observational studies showed renal function had associations with Alzheimer's disease (AD), Parkinson's disease (PD), Lewy body dementia (LBD) and multiple sclerosis (MS). However, it is unknown whether these associations are causal. We use a two-...

Nutritional biomarkers as predictors of clinical outcomes between COVID-19 severity gro...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9722622
Clinical Nutrition ESPEN; Anzo FM, Buan-Mayo M

Jan 20th, 2023 - Malnutrition, as defined by the World Health Organization (WHO), includes undernutrition. In the Philippines, malnutrition is common due to several factors. The nutritional biomarkers can be used as an alternative indicator of dietary intake and n...

Evaluation of Short-Term Mortality Prediction Using Initial Lactate and NEWS+L at Admis...
https://doi.org/10.1017/dmp.2022.299
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness; Özkan A

Jan 4th, 2023 - To predict the short-term mortality of the serum lactate level and the National Early Warning Score + lactate (NEWS+L) at the time of first admission to the emergency department in COVID-19 patients. This retrospective analysis was performed by sc...

Effects of 25 hydroxyvitamin D levels on renal function: a bidirectional Mendelian rand...
https://doi.org/10.1210/clinem/dgac724
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Adi M, Ghanbari F et. al.

Dec 14th, 2022 - Observational studies investigating the role of vitamin D in renal function have yielded inconsistent results. We tested whether 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] serum levels are associated with renal function, and inversely, whether altered renal fu...

Association Between Blood Urea Nitrogen Levels and Length of Stay in Patients with Pneu...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9656413
International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Di... Du J, Niu J et. al.

Nov 17th, 2022 - High blood urea nitrogen (BUN) is associated with an elevated risk of mortality in various diseases, such as heart failure and pneumonia. Heart failure and pneumonia are common comorbidities of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) exacerba...

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News  9 results

New concepts in the management of acute pancreatitis
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/193318/pancreas-and-biliary-tract/new-concepts-management-acute-pancreatitis/page/0/2?channel=46646

Feb 1st, 2019 - Risk stratification The goals of using risk stratification tools in AP are to identify patients at risk for developing major outcomes, including POF, infected pancreatic necrosis, and death, and to ensure timely triaging of patients to an appropri.

Fast Five Quiz: Is Your Knowledge of Chronic Kidney Disease Sufficient?
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/895276_4

Apr 20th, 2018 - Testing in patients with CKD typically includes a complete blood count (CBC), basic metabolic panel, and urinalysis, with calculation of renal function. Normochromic normocytic anemia is commonly seen in CKD. Other underlying causes of anemia shou...

BUN increase tracks with upper GI bleeding outcomes
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/135368/gastroenterology/bun-increase-tracks-upper-gi-bleeding-outcomes
Jim Kling

Apr 7th, 2017 - In patients with acute nonvariceal upper GI bleeding (UGIB), increased blood urea nitrogen (BUN) levels at 24 hours were associated with worse outcomes. The marker, already proven useful in acute pancreatitis, could help physicians determine a pat.

Fast Five Quiz: Are You Prepared to Confront Seasonal Affective Disorder?
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/872238_5

Nov 23rd, 2016 - No diagnostic laboratory tests are available, but focused laboratory studies may be useful to exclude potential medical illnesses. These laboratory studies include the following: Complete blood cell (CBC) count Thyroid-stimulating hormone Vitamin ...

Solution to "A 42-Year-Old Man With HIV"
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/548337

Dec 12th, 2006 - This is the solution to a case we presented recently. The patient was a 42-year-old man with known HIV infection, admitted with headache and a fever. The physicians diagnosed cryptococcal meningitis and started amphotericin B and 5-fluorocytosine ...

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