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Timing of Recovery from AKI Predictor of Subsequent Loss of Kidney Function

The rates of acute kidney injury (AKI) are growing, resulting in an increase in the number of survivors requiring...

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Obese Preschoolers Are More Likely to Sustain Fractures During Childhood

Children who are obese in preschool are more likely to suffer fractures during childhood, according to a report. “The increasing prevalence of childhood obesity is...

The COVID-19 Pandemic: US Records its Deadliest Day Yet; African Americans Dying at Disproportionate...

We know two things for certain: 1. The coronavirus pandemic will eventually end; and 2. In its wake, the virus will have permanently altered...
Anemia Shown As Independent Marker for Post-Ablation Atrial Fibrillation

Anemia Shown As Independent Marker for Post-Ablation Atrial Fibrillation Recurrence

Anemia is a marker for the recurrence of atrial fibrillation (AFib) following catheter ablation, according to a new observational study. "Anemia is a known adverse...
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‘How COVID-19 is Reframing Healthcare in America’ with Dr. Ify Osunkwo of the Levine...

On Friday March 27th 2020, I launched a limited podcast series addressing how the COVID-19 pandemic is reframing American healthcare. You can find the...
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Four Steps a Hospital in China Took to Keep Patients with Cancer, Medical Staff...

An article published in JAMA Oncology detailed the mandatory measures the National Cancer Center/Cancer Hospital, Chinese Academy of Sciences in Beijing, China, enacted during the...
Atherosclerosis Can Progress Rapidly After Age 40

Atherosclerosis Can Progress Rapidly After Age 40, Even in Healthy Individuals: PESA Substudy

Atherosclerosis progresses rapidly in health adults after age 40, a new study suggests. The three-year followup study included 3,154 patients from the Progression of Early...
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An Assessment of Health‐related Quality of Life Endpoints Reporting in Trials Supported by the...

A study examined how publications are reporting health‐related quality of life (HRQOL) in clinical trials supported by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). “The importance of...

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