Bluetooth is potentially susceptible to attack because it allows different devices to communicate over the air, according to a cybersecurity expert.
In a multicenter study, researchers evaluated the characteristics of hematologic involvement and assessed the association in patients with pediatric systemic lupus erythematosus.
Researchers sought to determine the vaccine responsiveness in patients who had received anti-CD20 therapy than in healthy or disease-control populations.
Researchers assessed the ability of antihypertensive drugs to cross the blood-brain barrier.
Researchers sought to determine whether cryopreservation of unrelated donor hematopoietic stem cells would affect outcomes in patients who underwent HSCT since the COVID-19 pandemic.
Researchers assessed the risk for all-cause mortality in cancer patients with COVID-19.
The field of medicine has been plagued by the underrepresentation of African Americans, people of Hispanic heritage, and Native Americans, as well as institutional racism and sexism that have persisted for decades.
NP expert discusses screening and treatments for anxiety in children and adolescents in the primary care setting.
Researchers investigated thyroid function in women 6 months postpartum relative to maternal iodine, selenium, and iron status.
The expanded EUA of the COVID-19 vaccine “will be the biggest positive change for adolescents since the beginning of the lockdown in March 2020.” — Mary Koslap-Petraco, DNP, PPCNP-BC, CPNP, FAANP
Johns Hopkins investigators sought to evaluate antibody responses to a second SARS-CoV-2 mRNA vaccine dose among organ transplant recipients.
Researchers sought to determine whether there was a risk of developing IPH in patients with COVID-19 treated with heparin.
New measures for tourists and other travelers could take effect as early as next week.
NP expert discusses the 5 principal components of survivorship care for patients with cancer.
New guidelines recommend using the full approved doses of immunotherapy and targeted therapies for patients with cancer and obesity.
Researchers sough to determine whether belumosudil would help treat patients with chronic GVHD.
A team of investigators sought to assess the impact of Clostridioides difficile infection on outcomes in pediatric patients with cancer.
We continue discussing the power of touch and how has it played into the history of clinical treatment as well as our current reality.
Previous research has demonstrated relationships between stress, work performance, and emotional intelligence. The researchers in the current study sought to test that relationship in the context of the pandemic.
Patients living in states with lower eligibility limits had worse survival rates, regardless of cancer stage at diagnosis.
What is the power of touch and how has it played into the history of clinical treatment as well as our current reality?
We speak to two doctors about life after hanging up their white coats.
The American College of Physicians convened a panel to identify best practices for the use of short-course antibiotics in the management of common infections.
An analysis of 33 video-recorded conversations helped to identify factors that lead to effective communication in oncology care settings.
Researchers sought to determine if GVHD prophylaxis with ATLG would be the same as PTCy in terms of long-term outcomes.
The EUA was granted based on an interim analysis from the phase 1/2/3 COMET-ICE trial, which evaluated sotrovimab in 583 non-hospitalized adults with mild to moderate COVID-19 at high risk of progression to severe disease.
Researchers sought to determine whether targeting BAFF and BCR pathways may improve outcomes in patients with chronic GVHD risk.
Patients with COPD who exhibit low blood eosinophil counts had no change in exacerbations or survival compared with patients with typical counts.
The FDA has authorized undiluted, thawed vials of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine to be stored in the refrigerator at 2°C to 8°C (35°F to 46°F) for up to 1 month.
PTC923 is an oral formulation of synthetic sepiapterin, a precursor to intracellular tetrahydrobiopterin.
Core provisions of the HIPAA legislation have largely remained unchanged since their inception despite rapid evolution of technology to keep protected health information from hackers.
Researchers sought to determine whether adding ATG would help improve prophylaxis for GVHD in patients with lymphoid malignancies.
In a review and meta-analysis, investigators evaluated the novel fatty acid inhibitor bempedoic acid as a possible treatment for hyperlipidemia.
Researchers sought to determine whether detecting HLA loss would be helpful in managing patients with hematologic malignancies who relapsed after haploidentical transplantation.
The purpose of this study was to understand the potential barriers and facilitators to COVID-19 vaccination among youth.
Researchers assessed the characteristics that most influence parents’ decision regarding allowing their child to participate in a clinical trial.
The FDA is advising patients with implanted medical devices to consider keeping consumer electronics at least 6 inches away from the implanted medical device.
For many health care professionals, successfully managing uncertainty means recognizing that surety is complicated and illusory and knowledge is iterative and provisional rather than definitive.
Researchers sought to determine whether pegcetacoplan would be superior to eculizumab in treatment of low hemoglobin in patients with paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria
The recommendation follows the Food and Drug Administration’s authorization for this patient population earlier this week.
Researchers are conducting a phase 3 trial to investigate the safety and efficacy of parsaclisib and ruxolitinib vs placebo and ruxolitinib among patients with myelofibrosis who have displayed a suboptimal response to ruxolitinib only.
This discussion focused on the role of advanced nurse practitioner as cancer therapy prescribers.
The safety of the vaccine in this patient population was based on data from 2260 adolescent participants.
Researchers sought to determine risk factors for graft rejection in pediatric patients receiving hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for bone marrow failure.
Study authors assessed the effectiveness and safety of DOACs compared with warfarin in patients with valvular atrial fibrillation.
Insufficient pain management during childhood immunizations may lead to increased fear of needles and later health care avoidance.
Clinicians should adhere to standard best practices for preventing and empirically treating secondary infections in patients hospitalized with COVID-19.
To better understand the development of a rare clotting, investigators conducted a PF4-heparin ELISA and a PF4 ELISA to identify platelet-activating antibodies.
Researchers sought to determine whether next generation sequencing may be a helpful tool to detect actionable variants to provide targeted therapies for patients with vascular anomalies.
The median disparity score was 0.19, with a score of 1 indicating no disparity between clinical trial enrollment and burden of disease.
Investigators found the biggest declines in prostate, breast, and colorectal cancer screening rates among individuals in the Northeast US and those of higher socioeconomic status.