Weekly Rewinds

Weekly summaries of the top medical research

2 Minute Medicine Rewind July 26, 2021

Real time remote symptom monitoring during chemotherapy for cancer: European multicentre randomised controlled trial (eSMART) 1. A daily remote symptom monitoring system reduced both the...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind July 19, 2021

The trial to reduce antimicrobial use in nursing home residents with Alzheimer disease and other dementias (TRAIN-AD) 1. In a large trial, a multi-component interventional...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind July 5, 2021

Accuracy of tau positron emission tomography as a prognostic marker in preclinical and prodromal Alzheimer disease 1. Tau PET predicted cognitive change and effect sizes...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind June 28, 2021

Relation of severe COVID-19 in Scotland to transmission-related factors and risk conditions eligible for shielding support: REACT-SCOT case-control study 1. Very high risk individuals that...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind June 21, 2021

Burden of ischemic stroke in patients with congenital heart disease: A nationwide, case‐control study 1. A nationwide Swedish study demonstrated that patients with congenital heart...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind June 14, 2021

Postpartum mental illness during the COVID-19 pandemic: a population-based, repeated cross-sectional study 1. Clinical visits for postpartum mental health illness increased in the first 9...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind June 7, 2021

Short-Term Antibody Response After 1 Dose of BNT162b2 Vaccine in Patients Receiving Hemodialysis 1. A single dose of BNT162b2 vaccine did not elicit a humoral...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind May 31, 2021

A population-based analysis of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on common abdominal and gynecological emergency department visits 1. Emergency department visits for common medical...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind May 24, 2021

Risk factors for acute kidney injury and mortality in high risk patients undergoing cardiac surgery 1. In a retrospective cohort study, several pre-operative and operative...

2 Minute Medicine Rewind May 17, 2021

Cardiovascular safety of hydroxychloroquine in veterans with rheumatoid arthritis 1. Among a large, matched cohort of veterans with rheumatoid arthritis, initiation of hydroxychloroquine was not...

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