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Poor Screening Adherence May Worsen Breast Cancer Outcomes

Medscape uudised - 10 tundi 43 minutit tagasi
Women who forgo mammography screening may comply less to breast cancer treatment and may have worse outcomes, suggest two European studies, which also found that rates of screening may be falling.
Medscape Medical News

Mammography Fails to Lower Rates of Advanced Breast Cancer

Medscape uudised - 11 detsember, 2017 - 21:22
In the Netherlands, 24 years of mammography screening had no effect on reducing rates of advanced cancer but resulted in overdiagnosis in a third of women.
Medscape Medical News

Staging Breast Cancer With PET/MRI

Medscape uudised - 8 detsember, 2017 - 20:54
A new study suggests that PET/MRI adds value in the staging of breast cancer compared with standard-of-care imaging.
Medscape Radiology

Spontaneous Preterm Birth Rates Higher With IVF/ICSI

Medscape uudised - 7 detsember, 2017 - 17:12

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First U.S. Birth for Woman With Transplanted Uterus Occurs in Texas

Medscape uudised - 5 detsember, 2017 - 18:05
For the first time in the United States, a woman with a transplanted uterus gave birth, officials at a Dallas hospital said on Friday.
Reuters Health Information

Fast MRI Improves Breast Cancer Screening

Medscape uudised - 4 detsember, 2017 - 16:48
The diagnostic speed and accuracy of breast cancer screening could be better with abbreviated MRI than with mammography, and faster protocols could also work for other conditions.
Medscape Medical News

Birth Interval Linked to Autism Risk

Medscape uudised - 4 detsember, 2017 - 16:48
A cohort analysis found that a short or long interval between births was tied to an increased risk for autism spectrum disorder, but was not associated with risk for other developmental disorders.
Medscape Medical News

EU Regulators to Review Fibroid Drug for Possible Liver Risk

Medscape uudised - 1 detsember, 2017 - 23:17
Reports of liver damage and transplants have surfaced regarding ulipristal acetate (Esmya), now before the FDA for approval to treat uterine fibroids.
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More Americans Getting Tested for HIV, Diagnosis Delays Down

Medscape uudised - 28 november, 2017 - 22:06
The interval from HIV infection to diagnosis has decreased in recent years, but diagnosis delays continue to be substantial in certain groups.
Medscape Medical News

Intracranial Atherosclerotic Disease More Prevalent in Blacks

Medscape uudised - 27 november, 2017 - 17:37
ICAD is prevalent in older adults, especially black men, and should be an important consideration when evaluating reasons for stroke, researchers say.
Medscape Medical News

Overweight Women Might Need More Frequent Mammograms

Medscape uudised - 27 november, 2017 - 17:37
Overweight women may need more frequent mammograms to screen for breast cancer, according to a Swedish study.
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Thrombectomy Up to 24 Hours Effective in Certain Strokes

Medscape uudised - 21 november, 2017 - 23:55
Published results of the DAWN trial show patients with salvageable brain tissue identified by 'clinical-core mismatch' benefitted from endovascular therapy up to 24 hours after onset.
Medscape Medical News

Suicide Risk in Teens: Look Everywhere

Medscape uudised - 21 november, 2017 - 23:39
Suicide is the second most common cause of death in teens. And we have to do better at identifying at-risk kids.
Medscape Pediatrics

HPV Testing Alone: Ready for Cervical Cancer Screening?

Medscape uudised - 21 november, 2017 - 23:07
Cotesting with both Pap smear and HPV testing is unlikely to detect cancer cases that wouldn't be found using HPV testing alone, say researchers.
Medscape Medical News

Oral Contraceptives Linked to Suicide

Medscape uudised - 21 november, 2017 - 22:51
The researchers call for greater awareness of the possibility that hormonal contraceptives can affect mood, particularly in adolescent girls.
Medscape Medical News

New Goals and Guidelines for Hypertension

Medscape uudised - 21 november, 2017 - 22:03
Dr Walton-Shirley reviews the key updates in the 2017 ACC/AHA guidelines for the Prevention, Detection, Evaluation and Management of High Blood Pressure with the guideline chair.
Medscape Cardiology

Inducing Older Moms at 40 Weeks May Lower Stillbirth Risk

Medscape uudised - 16 november, 2017 - 23:49
Inducing labor at 40 weeks of gestation lowered the risk for perinatal death in babies of first-time mothers aged 35 years or older, a study found.
Medscape Medical News

Is It Ethical to Edit an Embryo's Genes?

Medscape uudised - 15 november, 2017 - 23:51
Embryo gene editing: Are we playing God by speeding up evolution?
Medscape Public Health

Romosozumab and Alendronate Curb Fracture in Osteoporosis

Medscape uudised - 15 november, 2017 - 21:43
A sequential regimen of romosozumab followed by alendronate is more effective than alendronate alone for increasing bone mass in women with osteoporosis, results from the ARCH trial show.
Medscape Medical News

Adequate Vitamin D Tied to Higher Live Birth Rate After ART

Medscape uudised - 15 november, 2017 - 21:43
Among women undergoing assisted reproduction treatment, those with adequate vitamin D levels were a third more likely to deliver a live baby than those with deficient or insufficient levels, a study found.
Medscape Medical News