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ASA: Patients Assume Post-Op Opioids Are Best for Pain Relief

October 16, 2018. 12:00 PM CDT. Ninety-four percent of patients who believe they will receive opioids think they will be effective Read article

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Better Glycemic Control With Closed-Loop Insulin Delivery

October 03, 2018 Better glycemic control, reduced hypoglycemia risk for T1DM patients with suboptimal glycemic control

Nintedanib Plus Sildenafil No Better Than Nintedanib in IPF

September 28, 2018 No benefit with sildenafil in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis with severe impairment in gas exchange

Partial Oral Abx Non-Inferior in Endocarditis on Left Side of Heart

August 30, 2018 Changing to oral antibiotics was non-inferior to continued intravenous antibiotic treatment

Doctors’ Intuition Linked to Number of Imaging Tests Ordered

August 23, 2018 Negative sentiment linked to increased utilization of imaging, especially at start of ICU stay

Experimental Drug Slows Mental Decline in Alzheimer’s Patients

July 27, 2018 However, the Phase 2 study of BAN2401 did not meet its primary end point

Focused Ultrasound May Briefly Open Blood-Brain Barrier

July 26, 2018 Finding could be a game-changer for the treatment of neurological diseases such as Alzheimer's

Most Women Who Freeze Eggs Motivated by Lack of Partner

July 06, 2018 Planning a career was the least common pathway to elective egg freezing

ADA: T1D, T2D, GDM Before 26 Weeks Tied to Higher ASD Risk

June 26, 2018 Increased risks of autism spectrum disorder in association with types 1, 2, gestational diabetes

ADA: Closed-Loop Insulin Improves Glycemic Control

June 26, 2018 Better glycemic control than conventional subcutaneous insulin therapy in patients with T2DM

Awake VATS Can Be Safe Option for Some Lung Cancer Patients

June 25, 2018 Awake video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery safe, feasible for patients with poor lung function

Periodontal Inflammation a Risk With Tongue Piercing

June 22, 2018 And, two young females with tongue piercings have deep lingual infrabony lesions, periodontitis

Palliative Care Reduces Odds of Suicide in Lung Cancer Patients

June 22, 2018 Only 20 percent of patients who died by suicide had a palliative care encounter

Acute Insomnia Found to Be Common Among Good Sleepers

June 14, 2018 ~75 percent of those with acute insomnia recover good sleep; ~6 percent develop chronic insomnia

Many Working Americans Obtain Unhealthy Foods at Work

June 12, 2018 These foods are often high in empty calories, sodium, refined grains; low in whole grains, fruit

Most Infants and Toddlers Consume Added Sugar

June 12, 2018 On any given day, 85 percent of infants, toddlers aged 6 to 23 months had added sugar intake