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Follow-up treatments after opioid overdose rare among insured patients

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Follow-up treatments after opioid overdose rare among insured patients Follow-up treatments after opioid overdose rare among insured patients Credit: CC0 Public Domain The majority of commercially insured patients who visited the emergency department (ED) for an opioid overdose didn’t receive the timely follow-up care known to help prevent a future …

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    Atrial fibrillation among overweight people is not due to fat

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    Atrial fibrillation among overweight people is not due to fat Atrial fibrillation among overweight people is not due to fat A 12 lead ECG showing atrial fibrillation at approximately 150 beats per minute. Credit: James Heilman, MD/Wikipedia/CC BY-SA 3.0 In a recently published study, researchers from Aarhus University document that …

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      Blood thinners may improve survival among hospitalized COVID-19 patients

      Blood thinners may improve survival among hospitalized COVID-19 patients

      Blood thinners may improve survival among hospitalized COVID-19 patients Blood thinners may improve survival among hospitalized COVID-19 patients Kaplan-Meier curve for hospitalized COVID-19 patients (A) and those requiring invasive mechanical ventilation (B). Colors indicate treatment-dose anticoagulation. Patients were right-censored if they were hospitalized at the time of data-freeze or discharged …

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        High percentage of new Spain virus cases among medics

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        High percentage of new Spain virus cases among medics High percentage of new Spain virus cases among medics Credit: CC0 Public Domain More than 70 percent of new virus cases detected in Spain over the past 24 hours have been among medical staff, the health ministry said on Tuesday. With …

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