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Long-term GH increases height, not growth potential in juvenile arthritis

November 22, 2017

Researchers in France reported that although long-term treatment with growth hormone improved growth in patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis, therapy did not fully restore patients’ genetic growth potential.

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Racial, sex disparities persist in familial hypercholesterolemia

November 22, 2017
Women, black and Asian patients were less likely to be treated for familial hypercholesterolemia compared with men and white patients, according to an analysis published…
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Patients often change behavior after recurrent C. difficile infection

November 22, 2017
Many patients who have had repeated Clostridium difficile infections change their behaviors in hopes of preventing future infection, according to findings recently
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Study shows genetic risk gradient across schizophrenia, bipolar disorder

November 22, 2017
Recent findings indicated a polygenic risk gradient across schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, which was associated with the presence and severity of mood-incongruent…
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Routine coronary revascularization, angiography reasonable strategy in CLI

November 22, 2017
ANAHEIM, Calif. — Routine coronary angiography and coronary revascularization may be a safe and effective approach for patients with critical limb ischemia at high…
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Ace the Case: A 54-Year-Old Man With Intermittent, Painless Hematuria for the Past 4 Weeks

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This “Ace the Case” study will discuss the treatment of a 54-year-old man who presents with intermittent…
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Toward Achieving 100% Adherence for Retinopathy of Prematurity Screening Guidelines

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, November/December 2017, Volume 54 Issue 6
To report on the use of a cloud-based electronic medical record (ROP Check; Glacier Medical Software, Anchorage, AK)…
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VIDEO: Single-pass, four-throw pupilloplasty technique assists in angle closure glaucoma

November 20, 2017
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