Tag: scoliosis

In this section, we highlight the key high-impact studies, updates, and analyses published in medicine during the past week. Adjuvant Paclitaxel and Trastuzumab for Node-Negative, HER2-Positive Breast Cancer Trastuzumab has been shown to be an effective therapy for Stage II and III HER2-positive breast cancers in multiple large trials. However, whether...

Patient Basics: Scoliosis

Originally published by Harvard Health. What Is It? A normal spine has several front-to-back curves between the neck and the pelvis. In scoliosis, the spine curves abnormally to the side or twists. Although scoliosis seems to run in some families, most cases appear for unknown reasons in children and adolescents who previously...
Image: PD  In this section, we will highlight the key high-impact studies, updates, and analyses published in medicine during the past week. Chronic Care Management for Dependence on Alcohol and Other Drugs Patients with alcohol and other substance dependence have poor health outcomes, high health care utilization, and multiple comorbidities, yet often...