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Findings from an online survey of more than 53,000 Americans suggest that using proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) once or twice daily significantly increases the odds of a positive test for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) compared with those who do not take PPIs. The research was published in pre-...
A case report published in The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal is the strongest evidence to date that intrauterine transmission of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) can occur. “We present a preterm infant who developed a fever and mild respiratory disease on the...
Older, critically ill patients with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) who received lopinavir/ritonavir experienced bradycardia more often, according to a study published in Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology. Christophe Beyls, MD, University Hospital Amiens, Amiens Cedex, France, and...
A blood biomarker in people who have had concussions may be just as accurate at predicting the severity of the injury and how long it will last as biomarkers that are obtained through more expensive and invasive tests, according to a study published in the journal Neurology. “When your brain is...
By Denise Baez Among pregnant women hospitalised with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), the risk of preterm delivery was significantly lower among women diagnosed in the early preterm period compared with those diagnosed in the late preterm period, according to a study...

Conference Reports

By Alex Morrisson

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla -- May 4, 2020 -- Arterial hyperoxia is associated with poor functional outcome and cognitive impairment after traumatic brain injury, according to a study presented at the 2020 Virtual Meeting of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN).

Fred...

By Alex Morrisson

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla -- May 4, 2020 -- Intracranial administration of SB623 cells on patients with chronic motor deficit from traumatic brain injury appears to improve motor functional scores at 6 months, according to a study presented at the 2020 Virtual Meeting of the...

By Alex Morrisson

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla -- May 4, 2020 -- A low-field MRI scanner is feasible for use at the bedside of patients exhibiting symptoms of stroke, according to a study presented at the 2020 Virtual Meeting of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN).

Kevin Sheth, MD,...

By Eric Ramos

CHICAGO -- April 2, 2020 -- An artificial intelligence (AI)-enabled ECG algorithm accurately identifies left ventricular dysfunction (LVSD) in patients presenting to the emergency department with dyspnoea, outperforming N-terminal-prohormone BNP (NT-pro BNP), according to a...

By Alex Morrisson

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla -- April 1, 2020 - Use of sodium nitrite during active resuscitation did not significantly improve survival to hospital admission or to discharge among patients who suffered out-of-hospital cardiac arrest, according to a study presented at the...

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