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Overlapping buprenorphine therapy could help patients reduce opioid use without significant withdrawal symptoms

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Researchers from Yale School of Medicine have observed that overlapping buprenorphine therapy with long-term opioid therapy may help to avoid significant symptoms of opioid withdrawal in outpatients without opioid use disorder. A case series report is published in Annals of Internal Medicine. Buprenorphine is a well-established …

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Interim guidance for pediatric resuscitation care to reduce COVID-19 transmission

Credit: CC0 Public Domain The American Heart Association, the world’s leading nonprofit organization focused on heart and brain health for all, and the American Academy of Pediatrics, the leading voice for pediatric health, have released interim guidance for resuscitation care intended specifically for pediatric patients with known or suspected COVID-19. …

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Psychiatric disorders after first birth reduce likelihood of subsequent children

Estimates of the probability of conception leading to subsequent live birth within five years by postpartum psychiatric disorders after first live birth. Credit: Human Reproduction Women who suffer from psychiatric disorders such as depression, anxiety, mania and schizophrenia following the live birth of their first child are less likely to …

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Vitamin C may reduce ventilation time in critically ill patients

(HealthDay)—The administration of vitamin C shortens the length of mechanical ventilation in critically ill patients, according to a review recently published in the Journal of Intensive Care. Harri Hemilä, M.D., Ph.D., from the University of Helsinki, and Elizabeth Chalker, from the University of Sydney, conducted a systematic literature search to …

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