Case study

Jan 15, 2021

Pauline Besonhe et.al. presented a case of a newborn in which surgery was necessary to free both fingers and toes from constrictive bands responsible for ischemia. In the absence of surgery, the…

Jan 15, 2021

T2DM patients who have been on metformin therapy is found to benefit from the drug in that metformin is associated with a threefold decrease in mortality due to COVID-19. The exact mechanism…

Jan 15, 2021

Morika Suzuki et al. report the case of a 55-year-old man who presented with fever and dysuria. Subsequent to his hospital admission he showed urinary retention and later on developed involuntary…

Jan 15, 2021

Fergus W Hamilton et al. conducted a cohort study to determine whether lymphopenia in patients who develop pneumonia is associated with an increased risk of death. The study, that included 40,909…

Jan 15, 2021

Adopting an aggressive treatment strategy that comprises upfront cytoreductive surgery plus hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy may be beneficial for certain older women with ovarian cancer…

Jan 15, 2021

According to a randomized trial that included more than 160 patients, patients with knee osteoarthritis who wear stable supportive shoes for 6 months have greater average reductions in knee pain…

Jan 15, 2021

A new proof-of-concept study suggests that a single injection of denosumab (Prolia, Amgen), frequently used to treat osteoporosis, may reduce the need for revision surgery in patients…

Jan 15, 2021

Results of a published study suggest that patients with shoulder impingement syndrome who underwent arthroscopic subacromial decompression had no clinically relevant improvements at 5-year follow-…