The objective of this systematic review was to study the effects of lidocaine on postoperative pain scores and recovery after cardiac surgery.
Each 1 mg/dL rise in uric acid level was significantly associated with a 21% and 10% increased risk for cardiovascular and all-cause mortality, respectively, a study found.
The update was based on data from the COV-BARRIER study.
Relative to nondrinkers, a J-shaped curve was seen for all-cause mortality, CV mortality, and CV events in drinkers with preexisting CVD.
Many parents said the recommendation of their child’s health care provider will be influential in their decision.
Announcement comes amid increasing infections and indications that the vaccine’s efficacy fades over time.
Consistent, marked graded association seen between greater prepregnancy risk factor burden and risk for adverse maternal, fetal outcomes.
Semglee (insulin glargine-yfgn) is biosimilar to and interchangeable with Lantus (insulin glargine), provides cost-effective option.
The researchers examined the prevalence and outcomes of athletes with sudden cardiac death-predisposing genetic heart diseases, particularly LQTS, after return-to-play.
Because rhythm control strategies for atrial fibrillation (AF), including catheter ablation, are substantially underused in racial/ethnic minorities in North America, researchers sought to describe outcomes in the CABANA trial as a function of race/ethnicity.