Administrative data were obtained from the Premier Research Database, a complete census of inpatients from about 500 U.S. ... They called for additional research to focus on patients with persistently elevated glucose after PCI, as well as the
The Institute for Safe Medication Practices (IMSP) Medication Safety Self-Assessment was first launched in 2000 in partnership with the American Hospital Association and the Health Research Educational Trust. ... The analysis was funded by the Agency for
Researchers from the ROCKET AF trial, which was funded by Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development and Bayer Healthcare, performed a prespecified secondary analysis to compare outcomes of rivaroxaban and warfarin treatment ... Past
IVC filters and risk of death from pulmonary embolism, thrombolysis within two hours of stroke onset, and more.
Follow-up appointments should start within 72 hours of exposure. These guidelines update the 2005 version and were published online Aug. ... Noninfectious catheter-associated complications are as common as catheter-associated urinary tract infections
They recommended that these findings be incorporated into future guidelines but also be clarified by further research into normal versus excessive BP differences between arms. ... Additional research is needed, they said, on the reasons behind ICU drug
This study confirms and extends prior research showing that survival and functional outcomes are poor in nursing home residents who have a hip fracture, the study authors concluded. ... Results were published online June 24 by the Journal of Pain Research
HIV screening recommendations, perioperative SSRI risks, anticoagulants and endocarditis, and more.
The researchers wrote, “On the basis of this systematic review and meta-analysis of all available data, future research should carefully distinguish between types of dementia, and investigators should consider cognitive ... The commenter also noted
Several cardiology specialty societies released a focused update on managing patients with atrial fibrillation to include the option of using dabigatran, the first new oral anticoagulant available for clinical use in ... The update was jointly released