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Medicaid expansion states report improved HIV care in ACA era

The ability to provide high-quality care improved for HIV providers in Medicaid expansion states following implementation of the Affordable Care Act in 2014, according to survey results published in Open Forum Infectious Diseases.

July 05, 2020
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Top five videos from virtual ASCRS meeting

The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting moved to a virtual format this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

July 05, 2020
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In women with HIV, depression, stress may worsen carotid atherosclerosis

In women with HIV, depression, stress may worsen carotid atherosclerosis

Among women living with HIV, those at high psychosocial risk had higher carotid plaque prevalence and were more likely to have formed new plaque compared with those at low psychosocial risk, researchers reported.

July 05, 2020
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Fox Chase Cancer Center creates department of bone marrow transplant, cellular therapies

Fox Chase Cancer Center creates department of bone marrow transplant, cellular therapies

Fox Chase Cancer Center has established a new department of bone marrow transplant and cellular therapies.

July 05, 2020
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Bioventus granted FDA clearance for bioactive bone graft strips

Bioventus LLC has announced its new variation of its Signafuse Bioactive Bone Graft has received clearance from the FDA, according to a company press release.

July 04, 2020
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Virtual AIDS 2020 meeting will highlight new data on HIV treatment, prevention

Virtual AIDS 2020 meeting will highlight new data on HIV treatment, prevention

Next week’s AIDS 2020 conference will be held virtually because of safety concerns related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

July 04, 2020
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VIDEO: Surgeon shares his regimen implanting Durysta

VIDEO: Surgeon shares his regimen implanting Durysta

In this video perspective, E. Randy Craven, MD, associate professor of ophthalmology at Wilmer Eye Institute-Bethesda, discusses his regimen for implanting the Durysta bimatoprost implant from Allergan.

July 04, 2020
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7 Recent reports on Endoscopy

Healio Gastroenterology presents the following reports on the most recent research in endoscopy.

July 04, 2020
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Meta-analysis: Aspirin discontinuation safe soon after PCI

Meta-analysis: Aspirin discontinuation safe soon after PCI

Dropping aspirin and continuing with P2Y12 inhibitor monotherapy 1 to 3 months after PCI was safe, according to a new meta-analysis.

July 04, 2020
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Leukemia specialist named Roswell Park’s medical director of infusion services

Leukemia specialist named Roswell Park’s medical director of infusion services

Eunice Wang, MD, has been named medical director of infusion services at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center.

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Mental Health Issues in the COVID-19 Pandemic: July 2020

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and Psychiatric Annals

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Curbside Consults in Influenza: Reducing Complications in High-Risk Patients Through Advanced Treatment Options

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, Inc.

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Optimizing Outcomes in Diabetic Retinopathy

This activity is supported by an independent medical education grant from Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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Long-term Management of Neovascular Age-related Macular Degeneration

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Checkpoint Inhibitors as First-line Treatments for Lung Cancer: What You Need to Know

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Checkpoint Inhibitors as First-line Treatments for Lung Cancer: What You Need to Know
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Influenza: Reducing Complications in High-Risk Patients Through Advanced Treatment Options

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New Oral Options for Diabetic Dyslipidemia Management

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Innovative Approaches to the Treatment of Neovascular Retinal Diseases: A Podcast Series

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Innovative Approaches to the Treatment of Neovascular Retinal Diseases: A Podcast Series
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Guidelines for Redeploying Psychiatrists to Medicine During a Pandemic Crisis

Psychiatric Annals, July 2020, Volume 50 Issue 7

In January 2020, severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), a novel coronavirus, was identified as the causative agent for pneumonia…

Acute Stress Disorder and the COVID-19 Pandemic

Psychiatric Annals, July 2020, Volume 50 Issue 7

The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic is a global health crisis associated with significant psychosocial stressors. Core concepts from the…

Development of Wellness Programs During the COVID-19 Pandemic Response

Psychiatric Annals, July 2020, Volume 50 Issue 7

Health care workers are on the front lines of the recent pandemic, facing significant challenges to their physical and mental health. This article details…

Development of a Virtual Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry Service: A Multifaceted Transformation

Psychiatric Annals, July 2020, Volume 50 Issue 7

In response to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, our NYU Langone Health Tisch/Kimmel/Orthopedic Hospital Consultation-Liaison (CL)…

Psychosis in Gaucher's Disease

Psychiatric Annals, July 2020, Volume 50 Issue 7

Effects of Age and Anxiety on Short-Term Rehospitalization Rates in Japanese Patients with Schizophrenia

Psychiatric Annals, July 2020, Volume 50 Issue 7

This retrospective observational study investigated the relationship between rehospitalization rates and use of antipsychotic agents. The medical records…

Using Self-identified Goals to Explore Perceived Well-being Among Older Adults

Annals of International Occupational Therapy Online Advanced Release, July 2, 2020

This study used goals developed by participants to explore perceptions of well-being among older adults.
A convergent mixed methods single-group…

International Position Statements on Evidence-Based Practice in Occupational Therapy: A Qualitative Content Analysis

Annals of International Occupational Therapy Online Advanced Release, July 2, 2020

This study identified and examined the content of international position statements on the use of evidence-based practice (EBP) in occupational therapy…

Pseudobulbar Affect: An Overview

Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services Online Advanced Release, July 1, 2020

Pseudobulbar affect (PBA) is a disorder that develops in the context of a brain injury or underlying neurological dysfunction. It is characterized as an…

Effectiveness of Best Possible Self and Gratitude Writing Intervention on Mental Health Among Parents of Troubled Children

Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services Online Advanced Release, July 1, 2020

The current study was conducted to determine if journaling focused on best possible self and gratitude could improve physiological and mental health…