Gout Clinician Round Table: The Role of Diet in Gout Management

Clinician Round Table: The Role of Diet in Gout Management

A panel of clinician experts discusses the pivotal role of diet in the management of chronic gout.

Osteoporosis Low Hip BMD Associated With Higher HF Risk in Certain Patient Subgroups

Low Hip BMD Associated With Higher HF Risk in Certain Patient Subgroups

Total hip BMD was associated with heart failure risk in black and non-black men, with an interaction by race.

Prevention Antibiotic Resistance Problem Brought Before Congress

Antibiotic Resistance Problem Brought Before Congress

Congress takes up the issue of antibiotic resistance with H.R. 1840: Reinvigorating Antibiotic and Diagnostic Innovation (READI).

Osteoarthritis Knee Osteoarthritis May Increase Hypertension Risk

Knee Osteoarthritis May Increase Hypertension Risk

An international team of researchers collected data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative to determine the effect of knee osteoarthritis on development of hypertension.

Prevention Guidelines Inconsistent on Statin Recommendations for African-Americans

Guidelines Inconsistent on Statin Recommendations for African-Americans

Guidelines on recommending statin treatment for African Americans differ between the US Preventive Services Task Force and the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association.

Diagnostics Prophylactic Hydration For Contrast-induced Nephropathy: Doubts About Efficacy, Cost-effectiveness

Prophylactic Hydration For Contrast-induced Nephropathy: Doubts About Efficacy, Cost-effectiveness

Study from The Netherlands randomly assigned 660 high-risk patients undergoing elective procedures involving iodinated contrast material to receive no prophylaxis or intravenous hydration.

Prevention Making Healthy Foods Cheaper Would Increase Consumption

Making Healthy Foods Cheaper Would Increase Consumption

Findings based on an analysis of 30 studies.

Prevention Increased Produce Consumption Reduces Cardiovascular, Premature Death Risks

Increased Produce Consumption Reduces Cardiovascular, Premature Death Risks

Scientists at Imperial College London analyzed 95 studies that included almost 2 million people.

Prevention 2017 Updated Immunization Schedule Released by ACIP

2017 Updated Immunization Schedule Released by ACIP

The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices has issued updated 2017 immunization schedules for for children, adolescents, and adults.

Prevention CDC Publishes Updated Immunization Schedule

CDC Publishes Updated Immunization Schedule

CDC revises adult immunization advisory.

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