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Factors associated with nonadherence to surveillance for hepatocellular carcinoma among...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000031907
Medicine Chang SS, Hu HY et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2022 - Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) surveillance can detect the early stage of tumors and lead to improved survival. Adherence to guideline-concordant HCC surveillance is crucial in at-risk populations, including patients with hepatic C virus (HCV) cirrhosis. This study was conducted to identify patient and provider factors associated with nonadherence to HCC surveillance in patients with HCV cirrho...

Increase of burnout among emergency department professionals due to emotional exhaustio...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000031887
Medicine Yuguero O, Rius N et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2022 - The objective is to establish there have been any significant changes in the evolution of levels of burnout and empathy at the different Emergency Department in our region, bearing the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 pandemic. This cross-sectional observational study was conducted in a healthy region between November 2020 and January 2021. Lleida emergency care centers. All the ...

Effects of epidural anesthesia in pheochromocytoma and paraganglioma surgeries: A proto...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000031768
Medicine Yang M, Kang C et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2022 - Anesthetic management is a great challenge during the surgical resection of pheochromocytomas and paragangliomas (PPGLs) due to potential hemodynamic fluctuations and/or postoperative complications. Although combined epidural-general anesthesia is commonly used in PPGLs surgeries, there is still no consensus whether combined epidural-general anesthesia was superior than general anesthesia alone...

Comparison of the clinical outcomes between vascularized bone graft and the Masquelet t...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12891-022-06010-4
BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders; Lan CY, Lien PH et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2022 - Gustilo type III tibial fractures commonly involve extensive soft tissue and bony defects, requiring complex reconstructive operations. Although several methods have been proposed, no research has elucidated the efficacies and differences between vascular bone graft (VBG) and the Masquelet technique (MT) to date. We aimed to evaluate and compare the clinical effectiveness of VBG and the MT for ...

Infectious diseases consultations from general internal medicine physicians in Japan: A...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000031896
Medicine Hadano Y, Kosaka S et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2022 - In Japan, general internal medicine (GIM) physicians must be aware of frequently encountered infections because of the shortage of infectious disease (ID) specialists. However, there are currently no epidemiological data on this subject. This study aimed to describe the frequency and pattern of ID consultations requested by GIM physicians in Japan. This is a 3-year retrospective review of the I...

Clinical characteristics and risk factors for kidney failure in patients with autosomal...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000031838
Medicine Park H, Paek JH et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2022 - Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) is a hereditary and progressive renal disease. By the age of 65 years, 45% to 70% of patients with ADPKD reach end-stage renal disease (ESRD). Although there are various treatments for this condition, no standard therapy exists to delay the progression of ADPKD. Hence, understanding the factors that affect disease progression may be helpful f...

Epidemiology of ectopia lentis and outcomes after surgery in a Danish population.
https://doi.org/10.1097/j.jcrs.0000000000001008
Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery; Rasul A, Roos L et. al.

Dec 1st, 2022 - To describe the causes of ectopia lentis (EL) and the outcomes after surgery in a Danish population. The Eye Clinic Rigshospitalet and Kennedy Center in Copenhagen. Retrospective cohort study. Medical records of patients with nontraumatic EL born after 1980 and seen at the Eye Clinic Rigshospitalet and Kennedy Center from 1983 to 2019 were reviewed. Clinical information regarding family history...

Inhaled corticosteroids for the treatment of COVID-19.
https://doi.org/10.1183/16000617.0099-2022
European Respiratory Review : an Official Journal of the ... Bafadhel M, Faner R et. al.

Dec 1st, 2022 - The severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) pandemic has caused severe illness and mortality for millions worldwide. Despite the development, approval and rollout of vaccination programmes globally to prevent infection by SARS-CoV-2 and the development of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), treatments are still urgently needed to improve outcomes. Early in the pandemic it ...

Effectiveness of mRNA-1273, BNT162b2, and BBIBP-CorV vaccines against infection and mor...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj-2022-073070
BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.); Castelli JM, Rearte A et. al.

Dec 1st, 2022 - To estimate the effectiveness of a two dose vaccine schedule (mRNA-1273, BNT162b2, and BBIBP-CorV) against SARS-CoV-2 infection and covid-19 related death and short term waning of immunity in children (3-11 years old) and adolescents (12-17 years old) during periods of delta and omicron variant predominance in Argentina. Test negative, case-control study. Database of the National Surveillance S...

These monkeypox researchers warned that the disease would go global.
https://doi.org/10.1038/d41586-022-04155-9
Nature Adepoju P

Dec 1st, 2022 - These monkeypox researchers warned that the disease would go global.|2022|Adepoju P,|epidemiology,prevention & control,

HIV care experiences and health priorities during the first wave of COVID-19: clients' ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9713144
BMC Public Health; Mukamba N, Sharma A et. al.

Dec 1st, 2022 - The novel COVID-19 pandemic threatened to disrupt access to human immunodeficiency (HIV) treatment for persons living with HIV (PLHIV), two-thirds of whom live in sub-Saharan Africa. To inform a health system response supportive of continuity of care, we sought to understand clients' HIV care experiences and health priorities during the first wave of COVID-19 outbreak in Lusaka, Zambia. Leverag...

Immune checkpoint inhibitor therapy and outcomes from SARS-CoV-2 infection in patients ...
https://doi.org/10.1136/jitc-2022-005732
Journal for Immunotherapy of Cancer; Cortellini A, Dettorre GM et. al.

Dec 1st, 2022 - As management and prevention strategies against COVID-19 evolve, it is still uncertain whether prior exposure to immune checkpoint inhibitors (ICIs) affects COVID-19 severity in patients with cancer. In a joint analysis of ICI recipients from OnCovid (NCT04393974) and European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) CoCARE registries, we assessed severity and mortality from SARS-CoV-2 in vaccinated...

A Shigella sonnei clone with extensive drug resistance associated with waterborne outbr...
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-022-35136-1
Nature Communications; Qiu S, Liu K et. al.

Dec 1st, 2022 - Antimicrobial resistance of Shigella sonnei has become a global concern. Here, we report a phylogenetic group of S. sonnei with extensive drug resistance, including a combination of multidrug resistance, coresistance to ceftriaxone and azithromycin (cefRaziR), reduced susceptibility to fluoroquinolones, and even colistin resistance (colR). This distinct clone caused six waterborne shigellosis o...

Was There Something Rotten in Denmark: Nephrogenic System Fibrosis Cases Occurring in C...
https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-04402-1_6
Cancer Treatment and Research; Bennett CL, Witherspoon B et. al.

Dec 1st, 2022 - More than half of all serious adverse drug reactions are identified seven years after FDA approval. One recent and unusual example involves a syndrome initially termed nephrogenic dermatopathic fibrosis, and then called nephrogenic systemic fibrosis (NSF).

Lyme borreliosis in Belgium: a cost-of-illness analysis.
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-022-14380-6
BMC Public Health; Geebelen L, Devleesschauwer B et. al.

Nov 30th, 2022 - Lyme borreliosis (LB) is the most common tick-borne disease in Europe and North America, yet its economic burden remains largely unknown. This study aimed to estimate the economic cost associated with the different clinical manifestations of LB in Belgium. An incidence approach and societal perspective were used to estimate the total cost-of-illness for LB in Belgium. Costs were calculated for ...

Dermatological manifestations of tick-borne viral infections found in the United States.
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12985-022-01924-w
Virology Journal; Rupani A, Elshabrawy HA et. al.

Nov 30th, 2022 - Tick-borne diseases (TBDs) are bacterial, viral, and parasitic diseases transmitted by ticks. Viral TBDs have increased in prevalence over the last decade with many new pathogenic viruses being discovered. Doxycycline is often empirically prescribed by clinicians to treat symptomatic patients following tick bites due to suspicions of bacterial TBDs such as Rocky Mountain spotted fever, anaplasm...

Spatial distribution of SARS-CoV-2 infection in schools, South Korea.
https://doi.org/10.1017/S095026882200173X
Epidemiology and Infection; Lee YH, Choe YJ et. al.

Nov 30th, 2022 - Identification of geographical areas with high burden of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) transmission in schools using spatial analyses has become an important tool to guide targeted interventions in educational setting. In this study, we aimed to explore the spatial distribution and determinants of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) among students aged 3-18 years ...

Implementing the Get SET Early Model in a Community Setting to Lower the Age of ASD Dia...
https://doi.org/10.1097/DBP.0000000000001130
Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics : JDBP; Smith CJ, James S et. al.

Nov 30th, 2022 - The objective of this study was to implement a validated, university-based early detection program, the Get SET Early model, in a community-based setting. Get SET was developed to improve Screening, Evaluation, and Treatment referral practices. Specifically, its purpose was to lower the age of diagnosis and enable toddlers with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) to begin treatment by 36 months. One...

Association between percentage of smokers and prevalence of smoking attributable morbid...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-022-14435-8
BMC Public Health; Martini S, Artanti KD et. al.

Nov 30th, 2022 - For more than ten years, Indonesia has health law, one of which states that local governments are mandated to establish Smoke Free Area (SFA). The results of 2018 National Basic Health Research shows tobacco consumption is still quite high and increasing compared to the results of 2007 and 2013 National Basic Health Research. The burden of disease in Indonesia is increasing every year.  METHODS...

Rapid Community Engagement in Response to SARS-CoV-2 Funding Opportunities: New York Ci...
https://doi.org/10.2105/AJPH.2022.307072
American Journal of Public Health; Williams NJ, Gill E et. al.

Nov 30th, 2022 - In response to fast-turnaround funding opportunities, collaborations have been forming across the country to address severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) disparities. Here we describe the process, notes from the field, and evaluation results from a new collaboration involving multiple partners, formed in October 2020 in New York City as part of the Rapid Acceleration of ...