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
After establishing rapid response systems, hospitals must follow through by measuring their effectiveness.
IVC filters and risk of death from pulmonary embolism, thrombolysis within two hours of stroke onset, and more.
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.
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
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
Hand hygiene, the July effect, migraines and stroke, and more.
The research was presented at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions and was published in the Dec.