GENERAL MEDICINE

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

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

The meta-analysis carried out by Suetonia C Palmer et al. aimed to determine the effect of sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 (SGLT-2) inhibitors and glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) receptor agonists…

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

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 02, 2021

Acute respiratory exacerbations are found to be reduced in children with HIV-associated chronic lung diseases with the administration of azithromycin, according to a study. This could be achieved…

Jan 02, 2021

The cohort study conducted by Katharine Thomas et al. attempts to find out whether intra-articular and soft tissue corticosteroid injections are associated with an increased incidence of acute…

Jan 02, 2021

Yasir Ahmed et al. report a case of a 58-year-old man with a history of a possible…