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Released: 1-Apr-2020 1:55 PM EDT
Outcomes of Coronavirus Patients Treated with Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in China Offers Guidance for Management of Critically Ill COVID-19 Patients Worldwide
Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

The initial experience of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) management for coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) patients in Shanghai, China provides guidance for management of critically ill COVID-19 patients worldwide, reports a study in the ASAIO Journal. The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.

Released: 31-Mar-2020 12:55 PM EDT
Digestive Symptoms Present in Mild COVID-19 Disease, Sometimes Without Fever
American Journal of Gastroenterology

A new study published in pre-print by The American Journal of Gastroenterology is the first analysis of gastrointestinal symptoms reported by COVID-19 patients with mild disease rather than those with moderate or critical illness and finds a unique sub-group with low severity disease marked by presence of digestive symptoms, most notably diarrhea. The authors from Union Hospital and Tongji Medical College in Wuhan, China report that among some of the patients included in the study, these digestive symptoms, particularly diarrhea, were the presentation of COVID-19, and were only later, or never, present with respiratory symptoms or fever.

Released: 18-Mar-2020 2:30 PM EDT
Fracture Liaison Service Improves Care for Patients with Fragility Fractures
Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

For patients with fragility fractures related to underlying bone weakness, a dedicated fracture liaison service (FLS) can lower the risk of subsequent fractures, suggests a study in the March 18, 2020 issue of The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery. The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio in partnership with Wolters Kluwer.

Released: 17-Mar-2020 9:35 AM EDT
Acid Reflux Drugs Linked to Increased Fracture Risk in Kids
Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Proton pump inhibitors – a widely used class of drugs used to treat acid reflux and related symptoms – may lead to an increased risk of fractures in children and adolescents, reports a study in the Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition (JPGN). Official journal of the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (NASPGHAN) and the European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, JPGN is published by Wolters Kluwer.

Released: 13-Mar-2020 9:35 AM EDT
COVID-19 Appears Less Severe in Children, Says Review in Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal
Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

As outbreaks of COVID-19 disease caused by the novel severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) continue worldwide, there’s reassuring evidence that children have fewer symptoms and less severe disease. That’s among the insights provided by an expert review in The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, the official journal of The European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases. The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.

Released: 11-Mar-2020 11:20 AM EDT
Updated Guidelines for Exposure to Radiofrequency Electromagnetic Fields Published in Health Physics
Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

A set of updated, evidence-based guidelines defining safe levels of exposure to high-frequency electromagnetic fields (EMF) has been published in Health Physics, official journal of the Health Physics Society. The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.

Released: 10-Mar-2020 2:35 PM EDT
Feeling Recognized at Work May Reduce the Risk of Burnout
Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Professional recognition at work from both supervisors and coworkers may be associated with a lower risk of burnout in employees, suggests a study in the March Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.

Released: 9-Mar-2020 12:25 PM EDT
Nationwide Study Shows Disparities in Outpatient Care for Common Orthopaedic Problems
Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Racial/ethnic minorities, people with lower incomes, and other groups are less likely to receive office-based care for common musculoskeletal conditions, reports a nationwide study in Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research® (CORR®), a publication of The Association of Bone and Joint Surgeons®. The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.

Released: 9-Mar-2020 11:10 AM EDT
Paid Maternity Leave Has Mental and Physical Health Benefits for Mothers and Children
Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Paid maternity leave has major mental and physical health benefits for mothers and children – including reduced rates of postpartum depression and infant mortality, according to a report in the March/April issue of Harvard Review of Psychiatry. The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.


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