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Incidence of AMI hospitalization down during COVID-19

Incidence of AMI hospitalization down during COVID-19

Incidence of AMI hospitalization down during COVID-19 Incidence of AMI hospitalization down during COVID-19 (HealthDay)—In Northern California, the incidence of hospitalization for acute myocardial infarction decreased during the COVID-19 pandemic period, according to a letter to the editor published online May 19 in the New England Journal of Medicine. Matthew …

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    Influenza vaccination of children cuts hospitalization in half

    Influenza vaccination of children cuts hospitalization in half 4

    Transmission electron micrograph of influenza A virus, late passage. Credit: CDC Fully vaccinating children reduced the risk of hospitalization for complications associated with influenza by 54%, according to a new study by Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) and University of Michigan researchers. The research, published in the December, 2019 …

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      Prolonged ECG monitoring of ED patients with syncope is safe alternative to hospitalization

      Prolonged ECG monitoring of ED patients with syncope is safe alternative to hospitalization 5

      A prospective observational multicenter cohort study of 242 patients 18 years and older, presenting to the ED with syncope. Credit: Kirsty Challen, B.SC., MBCHB, MRES, PH.D., Lancashire Teaching Hospitals, United Kingdom Prolonged cardiac rhythm monitoring will improve arrhythmia diagnostic yield among non-low-risk emergency department patients with syncope. That is the …

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        Vitamin D, omega-3 do not cut heart failure hospitalization

        Vitamin D, omega-3 do not cut heart failure hospitalization 6

        (HealthDay)—Neither vitamin D nor marine omega-3 (n-3) fatty acid supplementation significantly reduces the rate of first heart failure hospitalization, according to a research letter published online Nov. 11 in Circulation to coincide with the annual meeting of the American Heart Association, held from Nov. 16 to 18 in Philadelphia. Luc …

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