28 ACPHOSPITALIST March 2012. PARENTERAL IRON FOR PREOPERATIVE IRONDEFICIENCY ANEMIA: A SAFE CHOICE?Supplement may prevent perioperative blood transfusions.
The guidelines, published in the March 3 Annals of Internal Medicine, are based on evidence reviews, which were published as a supplement.
Coenzyme Q-10. Garlic supplements. Chondroitin. Ginkgo biloba. Combination herb pills. Ginseng.
A warning about a specific dietary supplement, Mass Destruction, that has been linked to at least 1 reported serious illness.
Researchers discovered moderate-strength evidence that—when compared to placebo, standard care or sham interventions—pressure ulcer healing improved with air-fluidized beds (five studies), protein- containing nutritional supplements (12 studies),
For example, Dr. Sulmasy recently had a patient on blood pressure medication whose numbers increased after he started taking a supplement of natural testosterone.
A manufacturer's recall of erectile dysfunction supplement Stamina-Rx, because an analysis found a sample contained benzamidenafil, which isn't FDA-approved.
Troponin I is more accurate than troponin T, and high-sensitivity troponin (hs-cTn) has been newly endorsed to supplement troponin I or T.
Dr. Young said he recommends patients consume frequent meals, snacks, and supplements.
Concerned about the cost of probiotic supplements, however, the hospital decided to start dosing patients with a simpler source of bacteria: yogurt. ... The dietitians try to put patients who aren't consuming yogurt on probiotic supplements when possible.