Livestream Double-Header! TOMORROW, Jan 18
12:05P Central: @RWalensky Incoming @CDCDirector on her vision for the agency https://ja.ma/walensky0119
4:15P Central: @Bob_Wachter and @DrPaulOffit on #COVID19 vaccine strategy https://ja.ma/offit0119
Koplik Spots https://ja.ma/35RSEHE #derm #onlinefirst
#Crohndisease non-GI manifestations:
-Arthritis (knees, hips, shoulders)
-Uveitis, episcleritis, scleritis
-Primary sclerosing cholangitis
.@US_FDA will expand benzodiazepines’ boxed warning to “address the serious risks of abuse, addiction, dependence & withdrawal.” Physicians must balance the risks while selectively & cautiously using benzodiazepines https://ja.ma/2XyD8fh @ucsfrrtp @ColumbiaPsych
A 19-month-old boy has edema & 1 mo of worsening red, scaly rash; growth had fallen from 75th to 25th percentile. As an infant, his atopic dermatitis and allergies improved with a soy milk diet. What is the next appropriate test? https://ja.ma/39seYZk @BoosPhd @seattlechildren
Researchers develop a clinical score that can predict which patients will or will not develop chimeric antigen receptor T cell-associated neurotoxicity https://ja.ma/2XBGqOV
A fast, simple, single-use and cost-effective #olfactory test is highly specific to detect #COVID19 related olfactory disorders, as a complement to patient-reported olfactory dysfunction https://ja.ma/2XwwciP
Structural Magnetic Resonance Imaging All Over Again https://ja.ma/3sv73mK
Clinical Characteristics and Outcomes of Hospitalized Women Giving Birth With and Without COVID-19 #onlinefirst
Clinical Characteristics and Outcomes of Hospitalized Women Giving Birth With and Without COVID-19
This cohort study compares the clinical characteristics and outcomes of hospitalized women who gave birth with and without coronavirus disease 2019.
The Influence of Intern Home Call on Objectively Measured Perioperative Outcomes https://ja.ma/2NhhzxW #Audio #Podcast #Listen
Involuntary Groaning Induced by Levodopa Therapy in Progressive Supranuclear Palsy https://ja.ma/2XOmgBr
A Solitary Lump on the Scalp https://ja.ma/3oW4pUN
Change in Prevalence and Severity of High Blood Pressure in Children After Publication of the 2017 AAP Guideline on Management of Hypertension https://ja.ma/3sEhPag
Radiation Delay Is Okay, But Where Is the Evidence? https://ja.ma/3ino9OV #onlinefirst
Remediating health inequity requires not only acknowledging social determinants of health but moving upstream to address structural drivers that generate poverty & other aspects of social disadvantage
https://ja.ma/39G7ulI #MLKDay @DrAlethaMaybank @JonathanMetzl @fernandodemaio
#Racialdisparities persisted for major surgical procedures from 2012-2017, worsening for one-third of the analyzed procedures. Disparities were evident regardless of US census division, hospital teaching status or insurance https://ja.ma/3oBIan7 @HopkinsOrtho @harvardortho
A “clinical high-risk” or “prodromal” stage precedes schizophrenia in some patients w functional decline and low-level or transient psychosis; this early stage has been targeted by investigators hope to slow or avert progression https://ja.ma/3shxbBu @DonaldGoffMD @nyulangone
Effective interventions on early life mentalhealth have the potential to reduce future risk of premature disability and mortality https://ja.ma/2MtWekj
Moore and colleagues @JohnsHopkins report on the availability, testing, and @US_FDA reviews of #biosimilars, the generic form of biological products. After 10 years only 23 biosimilars have been approved, and some of these still not available https://ja.ma/2JHGTvs
Meta-analysis support the concept that school anti-bullying interventions may have a valuable population impact https://ja.ma/359pcg6
Risk of Subjection to and Perpetration of Violence in Persons With Psychiatric Disorders in Sweden https://ja.ma/3oUrkjq #psychaudio
The just-published mid-January Annual Meeting Edition features highlights from #ASH20, a look at doctor-patient gifting customs around the world, and more https://www.ashclinicalnews.org/all-issues/january-2021-annual-meeting-edition/
Effect of Findings From ALLHAT on Conduction System Disease https://ja.ma/2LJZAzB #Audio #Podcast #Listen
Establish a new medical school at an #HBCU w a legacy of nurturing raw talent, piercing negative inertia, illuminating arcs of success. Is it not the moment for diversity in physician workforce to “roll down like waters”?
https://ja.ma/3o0r55m #MLKDay @NMHheartdoc @MSMPres
Loss of oligodendrocytes after spinal cord injury results in demyelination and impairs the function of neurons. A recent study shows a potential strategy to replace oligodendrocytes.
Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Pancreatic Cancer—Reply https://ja.ma/39GKtz8 #onlinefirst
The Role of Maintenance Strategies in Metastatic Colorectal Cancer https://ja.ma/3ioRGYl #oncaudio
Sleep Quality and Preclinical Alzheimer Disease https://ja.ma/3nXuVMp #Audio #Podcast
Risk of Electrolyte Disorders in Children Receiving Isotonic Fluids
Risk of Electrolyte Disorders in Children Receiving Isotonic Fluids
This randomized clinical trial uses data from a pediatric emergency department in Finland to evaluate the risk of ...
Multi‐type HPV infections are more likely to aggravate the degree of cervical lesions than single‐type infections. The HPV type‐dependent viral load is associated with the cervical pathological grade: http://ow.ly/pRhv50Dbpno
Hair Care Practices as a Barrier to Physical Activity in African American Women https://ja.ma/35PgBiK #DermAudio
In 1966 Rev Martin Luther King Jr told the Medical Committee for Human Rights, “Of all the forms of inequality, injustice in health is the most shocking and inhuman.” The problem of health inequity rings especially true for cancer. https://ja.ma/2XNljZR #MLKDay @OtisBrawley
As a resource for the global health care community, the NEJM collection of Covid-19 articles continues to be free. #COVID19 #IDTwitter
https://ja.ma/3bOm6lJ From @JAMANetwork
Academic medicine has failed the investigators who study disparities and racial equity
https://ja.ma/35QHMtt #MLKDay @NMHheartdoc
A wholesale replacement of volume-based, fee-for-service payment models is needed to improve quality, patient- centered outcomes, and efficiency while not disadvantaging safety net clinicians https://ja.ma/3nC2545 @KentonJJohnston jmhockenberry @kejoynt
In a randomized trial involving participants with methamphetamine use disorder, the response among those who received bupropion and naltrexone was 11 percentage points higher than that among participants who received placebo. Adverse events included gastrointestinal disorders.
As presidents & presidential candidates advance in age, careful discussion of health & confidentiality is crucial. @theNAMedicine @AmerMedicalAssn @APAPsychiatric should consider standards of disclosure w input from med experts https://ja.ma/2MSFrHP @RobertKlitzman
Hospitals reduced in-person lactation support & many discharged new moms in <48h to lessen the risk of contracting #COVID19, according to @CDCgov, as guidance from @WHO @aafp @acog @CDCgov @AmerAcadPeds was mixed & changing early in the pandemic https://ja.ma/3bAOojo
#Casereport: a 39-year-old man with a short history of subjective fever, lethargy, cough, nausea, and vomiting
Shifts in Emergency Mental Health Care for Youth During the Pandemic
The proportion of visits to the emergency department (ED) for mental health concerns rose by about one-quarter among...
Reinventing Pediatrics Through Video Care First
This Viewpoint discusses how the adoption of video care for initial medical visits is reinventing the role of pediatricians.
Using Quality-of-Life Measures to Determine the Ideal Bariatric Procedure
Sleeve gastrectomy (SG) and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) are effective bariatric procedures that result in sustained ...
Bilateral Temporal Pole Involvement in Adult-Onset X-Linked Adrenoleukodystrophy
This case report describes a 42-year-old man with difficulties in ambulation, intermittent bowel incontinence, cognitive ...