A 78-year-old man presented to our outpatient family medicine clinic with a 3-day history of subjective fever in the absence of additional symptoms.
Asthma occurs in approximately what percentage of patients with chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps?
Your patient is a 54-year-old man who is concerned about his risk of developing colorectal cancer. Although he generally tries to avoid eating too much red meat, he does include several pieces of bacon with every breakfast.
A 4-year-old boy with a history of chronic kidney disease presented with a 4-hour history of sudden onset of pain in his right lower quadrant, which was associated with anorexia and fatigue.
To test whether low stroke-volume reserve during exercise would accompany greater impairment in dynamic starling mechanism gain in patients with HFpEF, researchers studied 11 such patients at rest and during 20 Watts of upright cycling.
This COVID-19 roundup addresses the new COVID-19 omicron variant, Pfizer’s plan to seek full-regulatory approval of its COVID-19 vaccine in adolescents, and an increase in overdose deaths during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The first year of an infant’s life is perhaps the most important, as babies will triple their birth weight. That is why the US Dietary Guidelines for Americans and the American Academy of Pediatrics recommends breastfeeding for the first 6 months of life, with continued breastfeeding when introducing complementary foods until 12 months old.
The investigators conducted a retrospective chart review to examine the development of chronic kidney disease in patients with biopsy-proven lupus nephritis who had been followed up for at least 10 years.
To assess the value of the Advanced Lung Cancer Inflammation Index in determining prognosis in patients with HFpEF, the researchers assessed patient data from the registry of Osaka’s Prospective Multicenter Observational Study of Patients with Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction.
The researchers investigated the association between histopathologic characteristics, such as inflammation, in sinus tissue of patients with chronic rhinosinusitis and levels of air pollution and ozone exposure.