Influenza vaccine not associated with increased risk of epilepsy in children

1. No increased risk of incident epilepsy was seen among children who received influenza vaccination during the 2009-2010 influenza season in Norway. Evidence Rating Level:...

Affordable Care Act likely to lead to better prenatal care for women under 26

1. Ability to stay on parents’ insurance plan through the Affordable Care Act (ACA) was associated with a modest reduction in preterm births, though...

Pulmonary Embolism Rule-out Criteria non-inferior to usual care for patients at low-risk for pulmonary...

1. In this multicenter, randomized controlled study, the Pulmonary Embolism Rule-out Criteria (PERC) was not associated with an inferior rate of diagnosing thromboembolic events...

Quality of care for transient ischemic attack and minor stroke vary across country

1. In this study about quality of care for patients with TIA or minor stroke, there was substantial variation in adherence to guidelines for...

ICD placement in CKD patients increases hospitalizations without survival benefit

1. Adults with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and heart failure with reduced LVEF who received implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) did not differ from matched...

Prazosin and placebo exhibit similar efficacy in post-traumatic stress disorder: The PACT trial

1. In patients with nocturnal symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), prazosin did not significantly reduce nightmares or improve quality of sleep compared to...

Mogamulizumab is safe and possibly effective in HTLV-1-associated myelopathy

1. In this combined phase 1-2a study, mogamulizumab used for treatment of human T-lymphotropic virus type 1 (HTLV-1) associated myelopathy was safe and associated...

Differences in sudden unexpected infant death rates reported between states

1. National sudden unexpected infant death (SUID) rates had the steepest decline during the 1990 to 1998 study time period, followed by slower decline...

Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders likely to be vastly underdiagnosed in US

1. A multisite, cross-sectional study found a large mismatch between previously diagnosed fetal alcohol spectrum disorders and the actual prevalence of cases identified. Evidence Rating...

Preoperatively diagnosed patent foramen ovale linked to increased perioperative stroke risk

1. A preoperatively diagnosed patent foramen ovale was associated with an increased risk of stroke within 30 days of non-cardiac surgery. Evidence Rating Level: 2...
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