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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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    Testicular germ cell tumor incidence increased for all races and ethnicities

    Testicular germ cell tumor incidence increased for all races and ethnicities Testicular germ cell tumor incidence increased for all races and ethnicities (HealthDay)—From 2001 to 2016, the incidence of testicular germ cell tumors increased across all racial/ethnic groups but remained highest among non-Hispanic whites (NHWs), according to a study published …

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      Czech study shows very low COVID-19 incidence in population

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      Czech study shows very low COVID-19 incidence in population Czech study shows very low COVID-19 incidence in population Credit: CC0 Public Domain A Czech “collective immunity study” testing the presence of COVID-19 antibodies in people without symptoms has shown a very low incidence of the disease, health authorities said on …

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        Incidence of enteric infections due to pathogens up or stable

        Incidence of enteric infections due to pathogens up or stable

        Incidence of enteric infections due to pathogens up or stable Incidence of enteric infections due to pathogens up or stable Electron micrograph of E. coli. Photo: U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (HealthDay)—In 2019, the incidence of enteric infections caused by eight pathogens increased or remained stable, according to …

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          Interleukin-1β inhibition linked to reduced incidence of anemia

          Interleukin-1β inhibition linked to reduced incidence of anemia 1

          (HealthDay)—Inhibition of interleukin-1β (IL-1β) with canakinumab is associated with reduced incident anemia as well as improved hemoglobin levels among patients with baseline anemia, according to research published online March 24 in the Annals of Internal Medicine. Mounica Vallurupalli, M.D., from Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, and colleagues conducted an …

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            Incidence of subclinical CT changes high in COVID-19 cases

            Incidence of subclinical CT changes high in COVID-19 cases 2

            (HealthDay)—The incidence of subclinical computed tomography (CT) changes in coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) cases is high, with milder severity seen on CT for asymptomatic versus symptomatic cases, according to a study published online March 17 in Radiology: Cardiothoracic Imaging. Shohei Inui, M.D., from the Japan Self-Defense Forces Central Hospital in Tokyo, …

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              Research could help reduce disease incidence in organ donors

              Research could help reduce disease incidence in organ donors 4

              Dr. Bassam Abu Jawdeh at his desk, discussing the APOL1 gene study published in the American Journal of Nephrology. Credit: Ravenna Rutledge, University of Cincinnati Creative Services Kidney transplantation is the gold standard treatment for end-stage kidney disease and is associated with an advantage over dialysis in both survival and …

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                Gout incidence down with SGLT2 inhibitors in type 2 diabetes

                Gout incidence down with SGLT2 inhibitors in type 2 diabetes 5

                Adults with type 2 diabetes newly prescribed a sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 (SGLT2) inhibitor have a lower incidence of gout than those prescribed a glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) receptor agonist, according to a study published online Jan. 14 in the Annals of Internal Medicine. Michael Fralick, M.D., Ph.D., from Brigham and Women’s Hospital …

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