Chronic Disease

Reports of high-impact chronic disease studies by medical professionals

Early iBASIS–Video Interaction to Promote Positive Parenting therapy reduced autism spectrum disorder symptom severity...

1. The use of iBASIS–Video Interaction to Promote Positive Parenting (iBASIS-VIPP) led to fewer and less drastic autism spectrum disorder (ASD) symptoms in children...

Severe aortic stenosis is associated with adverse myocardial characteristics like poor myocardial flow reserve

1. Worse myocardial flow reserve (MFR) is associated with severe aortic stenosis (AS); both MFR and aortic stenosis were independently associated with myocardial injury...

Hemodynamic-guided management of heart failure may reduce hospitalization rates

1. In the pre-COVID-19 analysis, hemodynamic monitoring reduced hospitalization and all-cause mortality rates. 2. After the COVID-19 pandemic started, hospitalization of heart failure patients was...

Impact of a screen, triage and treat program for identifying chronic disease risk in...

1. A pediatric kidney disease and diabetes screening program in rural and remote Indigenous Canadian communities was associated with increased laboratory testing, medication prescribing,...

Insulin management in hospitalized patients with diabetes mellitus on high-dose glucocorticoids

1. Using a 50% basal (glargine) and 50% bolus (lispro) insulin therapy, glucocorticoid (GC) exacerbated hyperglycemic patients were associated with higher capillary blood glucose (CBG)...

Active monitoring compared to maintenance capecitabine is a viable alternative for stable metastatic colorectal...

1. Progression-free survival was extended by the use capecitabine as compared to active monitoring, but at the expense of increased toxicity. There was no...

Gemcitabine with ramucirumab improved overall survival for malignant pleural mesothelioma

1. Compared to the gemcitabine with placebo group, the gemcitabine with ramucirumab group had longer overall survival as a potential second-line treatment for malignant...

Unexplained syncope and orthostatic hypotension linked to increased risk of subsequent fractures.

1. In a large cohort of patients hospitalized due to unexplained syncope and orthostatic hypotension, there was an increased risk of subsequent fractures in...

Camrelizumab with chemotherapy demonstrated improved overall survival and progression-free survival of esophageal squamous cell...

1. Camrelizumab improved the overall survival and the progression-free survival of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma patients compared to placebo treatment as adjuvants to chemotherapy. 2....

Detection of pathogenic genetic variants in early-onset atrial fibrillation

1. Genetic testing in patients with early-onset atrial fibrillation, via major commercial arrhythmia and cardiomyopathy gene panels, were able to detect a disease-associated variant...

All-time hits