Conference Reports

By Michael Bassett

BOSTON -- October 25, 2018 -- In states where patients have limited access to trauma-centre care, a greater number of injured patients die before they arrive at the hospital, according to research presented here at the 2018 Annual Meeting of the American College of...

By Michael Bassett

BOSTON -- October 24, 2018 -- Patients with thermal injuries are at a higher risk than other previously studied surgical populations of developing long-term opioid dependency, according to results of a large database study presented here at the 2018 Annual Meeting of...

By Louise Gagnon

BALTIMORE, Md -- October 9, 2018 -- Low levels of serum albumin are associated with an increased risk of hospital readmission, according to a study presented here at the 2018 Annual Meeting of the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP).

“The level of serum...

By Alex Morrisson

MUNICH, Germany -- August 28, 2018 -- Cardiac injury can occur without an actual myocardial infarction (MI), according to updated definition and guidelines presented here at the 2018 Congress of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC)

“The term myocardial injury...

By Louise Gagnon

VIRTUAL -- November 3, 2021 -- The prophylactic use of atropine was associated with an increase in cardiopulmonary events post-intubation in the emergency paediatric setting, according to a study...

By Louise Gagnon

VIRTUAL -- November 3, 2021 -- Both increasing and decreasing levels of high-sensitivity troponin (hsTrop) are linked to sepsis-related 28-day mortality, according to a study presented at the 2021...

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