Investigators sought to determine whether preoperative hair removal, including the method, timing, or setting of removal increases the risk for surgical site infection compared with no removal.
Patients with H pylori infection had a higher likelihood of having evidence of carotid atherosclerosis and higher BMI and triglyceride levels.
Screening recommended for all women aged 24 years and younger and those aged 25 years and older at increased infection risk.
Immunity against neuraminidase is important to consider in development of therapeutics and influenza vaccines with improved efficacy and protection.
Analysis of 10 years of data revealed that racial and ethnic minorities experienced more adverse outcomes from severe influenza.
Forty years after the emergence of HDV, the first anti-HDV therapeutic has been approved by the EMA, indicating the dawn of a new era for this difficult to treat disease
Researchers examining COVID-19 data from a 13-month period found variations in US usage of dexamethasone, remdesivir, and hydroxychloroquine.
Researchers conducted a study to determine the rates of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection among adolescent girls and young women in New York City who received the HPV vaccine following its approval in 2007.
Researchers analyzed the autopsies of patients who died from COVID-19 to understand the pathophysiology of COVID-19-related myopathy.
Clindamycin phosphate EQ 1% gel is indicated for topical application in the treatment of acne vulgaris.
Researchers conducted a cross-sectional study to assess the impact of subscription-based payment models on the rate of prescription fills for hepatitis C virus medications among individuals in Louisiana and Washington enrolled in Medicaid.
Presence of periodontitis at baseline linked to increased odds for new cardiovascular events</
The findings were particularly strong in patients who also experienced neurological symptoms.
Ocular abnormalities associated with COVID-19 linked to microvascular retinal changes.
Investigators reviewed technologies which may be useful in monitoring and improving gut health for use in low-income and middle-income countries.
Risk for postoperative wound infection, complications, hemorrhage no greater with adalimumab versus placebo in hidradenitis suppurativa.
Individuals with flu vaccination have lower risks for sepsis, stroke, and DVT, emergency department and ICU admissions.
There have been nine reports of
Salmonella-related illness associated with the recalled products.
The treatment resolved anterior chamber nodules in most patients, and the response was maintained throughout the follow-up period, a report shows.
Cutaneous beta-human papillomavirus (HPV) may predict development of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (cuSCC).