The research was presented at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions and was published in the Dec.
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
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Previous research has found that use of ICS in COPD patients reduced exacerbations but increased pneumonia, which made physicians hesitant to use them because they believed ICS must also increase mortality,
Whether incorporating a depletive fluid management strategy into a bundle of preventive measures may favorably alter patients' outcomes needs further research.”.
The American Academy of Neurology recently issued a guideline update on preventing stroke in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF). ... The guideline update reviewed the evidence published since 1998, when the Academy's last guideline on
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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
The findings are also not generalizable to catheter-directed thrombolysis, which should be analyzed in future research, the authors said. ... Malnutrition and after-hours placement are factors that have not been identified in previous research on this
Still, past research has shown the association between blood pressure and stroke is similar between Chinese and Western populations, they added. ... The results may appear to conflict with the initial research that motivated guidelines favoring