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β Novel two-cutoff approach may reduce need for confirmatory PET scans
4-month UACR reduction mediated 84% of kidney treatment effect
Pharmacists can intervene to educate, assist with cost, two studies suggest
Observation of complete plaque regression with multimodal therapy may be a first
Is it "just" a hematoma or something more sinister?
Is BP screening starting before age 3 years warranted?
Cessation programs can save lives and improve financial stability
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How to care for those who no longer care about themselves
Voice-based app helped users to titrate basal insulin at home
2023 highlights included new FDA approvals, more drugs in development, and a pivot away from BMI
Large claims-based study provides some answers
Could younger HCPs become overly reliant on artificial intelligence?
Oral appliances represent an alternative to CPAP and surgical neurostimulation implants
All-cause dementia, Alzheimer's disease, and vascular dementia risks elevated
But antipsychotic medication-related deaths are rare in children, study shows
FDA should consider warning labels based on study results, researchers argue
Neurosurgery practice claims hospital skipped due process to orchestrate its ouster
Primary care providers should broach this topic with all patients