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Zika Does Not Appear to Last in Semen As Long As Thought

August 18, 2017. 7:00 PM EST. More research is needed to better inform public health recommendations Read article

OTHER JOURNAL ARTICLES

Worse Survival Seen for Alternative Vs Usual Cancer Rx

August 18, 2017 Alternative medicine independently tied to greater mortality risk compared to conventional treatment

Telehealth Feasible for Parkinson’s Care

August 18, 2017 Online visits saved patients more than two hours and 100 miles of driving, researchers found

Most Ulcerative Colitis Patients Do Not Achieve Target Remission

August 18, 2017 Thirty-five percent of patients in real-world care met target of clinical and endoscopic remission

One-Quarter With Early Breast Cancer Strongly Considers CPM

August 18, 2017 Decision factors most valued include avoiding worry about recurrence, reducing need for surgery

Moderate, Severe OSA Linked to Elevated Blood Coagulability

August 18, 2017 Increases in prothrombin time in seconds and as international normalized ratio for OSA vs controls

Visual Dysfunction Tied to Poor Cognitive Function in Seniors

August 18, 2017 Association identified using data from two nationally representative samples

Psychosocial Intervention App Feasible in Serious Mental Illness

August 18, 2017 High level of usability for those with limited technical abilities

Oral Contraceptive Use Linked to Lower Rheumatoid Arthritis Risk

August 18, 2017 Risk of RA down, especially ACPA-positive RA, where interaction with smoking was seen

Studies Often Fail to Include Info on T2DM Medication Adherence

August 18, 2017 Relative risks of good versus poor adherence to meds reduced for all-cause mortality, hospitalization

Candida Antigen Safe, Effective for Treating Common Warts

August 18, 2017 IFN-γ may serve as a good predictor of its therapeutic response

Online Nursing Education Can Up Patient Use of VTE Prophylaxis

August 17, 2017 Online training aims to make sure those hospitalized get treatment to prevent venous thromboembolism

On-Pump CABG Leads to Higher Rates of Five-Year Survival

August 17, 2017 Study compared coronary-artery bypass grafting surgery, with/without cardiopulmonary bypass

Increase in Survival Without Severe Disability for Preemies

August 17, 2017 However, children born preterm still have high risk for developmental delay

Increasing Physical Activity, Function Can Decrease Fall Fears

August 17, 2017 Activities of daily living and mobility among predictors of fear of falling in geriatric patients

Families Shoulder Majority of Costs Related to Dementia Care

August 17, 2017 Reducing functional decline or behavioral and psychological symptoms leads to lower lifetime costs