Internal Medicine

Erica Brenner, MD: The Success of the SECURE-IBD Database

August 13, 2020

Article

An expert discusses how a registry of gastrointestinal symptoms is leading research during COVID-19.

Investigators Uncover Antidepressant Response Mediator to Ketamine

August 13, 2020

Article

According to new findings, low Glx response is associated with increase in clinical improvements in at-need patients.

Erica Brenner, MD: What We've Learned about IBD Patients with COVID-19

August 13, 2020

Article

A gastroenterologist discusses some of the findings regarding COVID-19 and gastrointestinal symptoms.

New Algorithm Helps Predict Likelihood of Acute Kidney Injuries

August 12, 2020

Article

Less than 1% of nearly 500,000 hospitalized patients required kidney replacement therapy.

Evolocumab Reduces Cardiovascular Risk in Metabolic Syndrome Patients

August 12, 2020

Article

Treatment with the PCSK9 Inhibitor did not increase risk of safety events, including new-onset diabetes.

Initial Data Positive for Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration Treatment

August 12, 2020

Article

REGENXBIO also announced the scheduling of a phase 2 trial testing RGX-314 for wet AMD.

Nintedanib Considered Beneficial in Comorbid Patients with IPF

August 11, 2020

Article

Patients with IPF and multiple comorbidities experienced similar effects from nintedanib to those with few or no comorbidities.

Heart Team Recommendations Conflict with Original CAD Treatment

August 11, 2020

Article

In a cross-sectional study among CAD patients, investigators found that 30.3% of heart team treatment recommendations diverged from original consultation.

What COVID-19 Shares in Common with Other Viruses

August 11, 2020

Article

David Ho, MD, likens and contrasts the pandemic to 3 other viral outbreaks and their respective responses.

Naahaad Mukadam, PhD: Addressing the Dementia Public Health Crisis

August 10, 2020

Video

A team of researchers have added 3 new modifiable risk factors to a list of 9 known factors that increase the risk of developing dementia.

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