Mortality rising for giant cell arteritis despite declines in general population
The mortality rate of patients with giant cell arteritis increased from 50 deaths per 1,000 in 2000 to 57.6 per 1,000 in 2018, while mortality among the general population...
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Simple Naturopathy Ways to Treat Neck Pain
Stress, poor posture, obesity, muscle inflammation, arthritis, and injuries are some of the risk factors that cause neck pain. Simple naturopathy ways help treat neck pain.
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Rheumatoid Arthritis Meds May Help Fight Severe COVID
Rheumatoid arthritis drugs may save lives of patients hospitalized with severe cases of COVID-19, according to a groundbreaking clinical trial.
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GSK Will Focus on Elderly in Trial to Treat Pneumonia From COVID
GlaxoSmithKline will extend a trial testing an experimental rheumatoid arthritis drug on patients suffering from COVID-related pneumonia in order to focus on the...
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JAK Inhibitor a Hit With RA Patients
Patients with rheumatoid arthritis treated with upadacitinib reported outcomes that were similar or superior to those seen with adalimumab , a post-hoc analysis of randomized...
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Hepatotoxicity Risk Differs Between Psoriasis, PsA, and RA Patients
Patients taking methotrexate for psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis were at a higher risk of developing liver disease than were patients with rheumatoid arthritis on...
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Treating rheumatoid arthritis with micromotors
Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic inflammatory disorder marked by joint pain, swelling and damage. Although medications, such as steroids, anti-inflammatory drugs and...
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FDA expands Simponi Aria labeling to include fatigue in RA, PsA
The FDA has approved a label update for Janssen's golimumab to include language that treatment alongside methotrexate improves fatigue in patients with active psoriatic...
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Modern Treatment Tied to Low Disease Activity in Pregnant Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis
Many pregnant women with rheumatoid arthritis may achieve low disease activity in the third trimester with a modern treatment regimen that includes anti-TNF medications, a...
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Fatigue, Raynaud's top physical activity barriers for patients with scleroderma
Fatigue and Raynaud's syndrome were rated “important” or “very important” as barriers to physical activity in at least 50% of patients with systemic sclerosis, according to...
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A Tangled Placenta
Neonatal Encephalopathy: Beyond Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy
Neonatal encephalopathy is a clinical syndrome of neurologic dysfunction that encompasses a broad spectrum of symptoms and severity, from mild irritability and feeding...
Perinatal Stroke: A Practical Approach to Diagnosis and Management
Perinatal stroke is a focal vascular brain injury that occurs from the fetal period to 28 days of postnatal age. With an overall incidence of up to 1 in 1,000 live births, the...
Updated Guidance: Prevention and Management of Perinatal Group B...
Group B Streptococcus remains the most common cause of neonatal early-onset sepsis among term infants and a major cause of late-onset sepsis among both term and preterm...
Case 2: Hypotonia and Poor Feeding in a Neonate
A Tight Squeeze: Intrapartum Neonatal Injury
Abnormal Ocular Examination Findings in a Term Infant
Historical Perspectives of Noninvasive Measurement of Serum Bilirubin
Tools for the assessment of jaundice in neonates have evolved exponentially over the past decades. Tracking the milestones in these developments reveals the striking paradigms...
From the Archives, 1994: Mafia link to letter bomb
A National Crime Authority officer who was about to give evidence in an organised crime case was killed when a parcel bomb exploded in the NCA headquarters in Adelaide.
Prince Philip transferred to second hospital for heart tests
The 99-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth has been transferred to a different hospital in London to have tests for a pre-existing heart condition, as well as receive treatment...