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PTSD linked to accelerated cognitive decline in women

PTSD linked to accelerated cognitive decline in women

PTSD was associated with accelerated decline in cognitive function in middle-aged women, researchers reported in JAMA Network Open.

June 30, 2022
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Continuous subcutaneous foslevodopa/foscarbidopa infusion shows promise in phase 3 study

Continuous subcutaneous foslevodopa/foscarbidopa infusion shows promise in phase 3 study

Continuous subcutaneous infusion of foslevodopa/foscarbidopa was safe and improved motor complications in patients with advanced Parkinson’s disease, according to data presented at the European Academy of Neurology Congress 2022.

June 30, 2022
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MRE plus FIB-4 bests MAST, FAST to ‘rule in or rule out’ stage 2 fibrosis in NAFLD

MRE plus FIB-4 bests MAST, FAST to ‘rule in or rule out’ stage 2 fibrosis in NAFLD

LONDON — Magnetic resonance elastography in combination with the fibrosis-4 index was a better predictor of significant fibrosis in patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease vs. other noninvasive techniques, noted a presenter here.

June 30, 2022
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Thin optical fiber optimizes imaging for AD studies

Thin optical fiber optimizes imaging for AD studies

A thin optical fiber shows promise for use in minimally invasive deep tissue studies in brains affected by Alzheimer’s disease, researchers reported in APL Photonics.

June 30, 2022
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Technology-based self-monitoring may be effective for type 2 diabetes, CKD weight loss

Technology-based self-monitoring showed a “strong and significant intervention effect for weight loss” over 3 months in patients with type 2 diabetes and chronic kidney disease, according to a study published in Journal of Renal Nutrition.

June 30, 2022
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Obesity may increase revision risk among patients undergoing TKR for OA

Obesity may increase revision risk among patients undergoing TKR for OA

Published results showed a higher risk of all-cause revision and revision for infection among patients who were obese and undergoing primary total knee replacement for osteoarthritis compared with patients who were not obese.

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Aetna reverses policy requiring pre-approval for cataract surgery

Starting July 1, Aetna will no longer require pre-approval for cataract surgery except for patients in Florida and Georgia who are enrolled in Medicare Advantage, according to a press release from the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

June 30, 2022
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FDA warns about potential elevated risk for death with blood cancer therapy durvelisib

FDA warns about potential elevated risk for death with blood cancer therapy durvelisib

The FDA issued a warning about a potentially increased risk for death or serious adverse effects with durvelisib, an approved blood cancer therapy.

June 30, 2022
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Prevalence of asthma elevated in competitive cross-country skiers

Prevalence of asthma elevated in competitive cross-country skiers

The prevalence of non-allergic asthma was elevated among successful competitive cross-country skiers compared with the general population due to their intensive training schedule, researchers reported in BMJ Open Sport & Exercise Medicine.

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Allergic disorders in early childhood associated with risks for ADHD, autism

Allergic disorders in early childhood associated with risks for ADHD, autism

Allergic disorders in early childhood significantly increase the risks for ADHD and, to a lesser extent, autism spectrum disorder, according to a study published in Pediatric Allergy and Immunology.

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Expert Perspectives on Preventing HPV in Pediatric Patients

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Expert Perspectives on Preventing HPV in Pediatric Patients
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Achieving Vascular Integrity in Retinal Diseases

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Advancements in Surgical Interventions in nAMD and DME

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Highlights From TED360 Forum: Differential Diagnosis, Pathogenesis, and Medical Treatment Trends

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HPV in Pediatric Patients: Strategies to Optimize Prevention

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Ace the Case: A 69-Year-Old Woman With HIV, Diabetes, Hypertension, Hyperlipidemia, and Worsening Renal Function

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Ace the Case: A-22-Year-Old Woman With Bloody Diarrhea and Joint Pain

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Ace the Case: A Neonatal Girl Who Presented Congenitally With a Large Sacral Mass

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