Mortality Risk

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Screening
A doctor is pointing to an X-ray of a persons lungs and chest.
Screening
06/30/2022
In a new study, investigators examined the impact of the expanded lung cancer screening criteria on the mortality rate of high-risk patient populations.
06/30/2022
mortality
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mortality
06/29/2022
To better understand mortality trends within the United States, researchers examined the rate of death in people who died of alcohol-related liver disease.
06/29/2022
Oncology
A person holding a chemotherapy bag that is hanging from the and IV pole.
Oncology
06/27/2022
Researchers examined the impact of protein-energy malnutrition on the risk of death in patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma who are undergoing chemotherapy.
06/27/2022

Interactive Features

Excercise
Excercise
05/17/2022
Your patient is a 46-year-old woman who works her full-time job from home on her computer. She asks you to help her set healthy goals to be less sedentary.
05/17/2022

Clinical Insights

mortality
mortality
05/24/2022
In this Q&A, Charles Hennekens, MD, DrPH, from Florida Atlantic University, discusses trends in firearm deaths among US schoolchildren, intents, and most-affected populations.
05/24/2022
mortality risk
mortality risk
01/31/2022
Lead study author Lana Mucalo, MD, discusses her team’s recent study examining the prevalence of opioid-related mortality in patients with sickle cell disease from 2013 to 2019. She presented her research...
01/31/2022
gender disparities
gender disparities
01/24/2022
In this podcast, Sri Banerjee, MD, PhD, MPH, MAS, speaks about how gender modifies the effect of rheumatoid arthritis on all-cause mortality and why rheumatoid arthritis is underdiagnosed.
01/24/2022
mortality
mortality
01/16/2022
More adults aged 65 years or older are experiencing severe traumatic brain injury (TBI), and results of a new study show that these patients’ risk of mortality and severe morbidity is high. Lead study...
01/16/2022
mortality
mortality
06/26/2019
JuYoung Park, MSW, PhD, from Florida Atlantic University, answers our questions about her study that measured differences in mortality risk associated with OA while considering variables such as age,...
06/26/2019