News related to Plasmanate (Plasma Protein Fraction) and/or conditions it is approved for
Delirium severity score; obesity and diabetes; shock therapy for chronic calcific shoulder tendinitis - Annals of Internal Medicine
Source: Diabetes News From Medical News Today [2014.04.16]
1. New delirium severity score helps to predict outcomes for hospitalized patientsA new delirium severity score proves accurate for predicting important clinical outcomes in hospitalized...
Culture Shock: HCV Cure a Horse Race
Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology [2014.04.16]
LONDON (MedPage Today) -- Gilead Sciences has the inside track in the race to cure hepatitis C virus -- if it doesn't stumble before the finish line.
Multibiomarker Outcome Risk Model for Septic Shock
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines [2014.04.14]
Learn more about a validated risk stratification tool that reliably estimates the probability of mortality in adults with septic shock.
Critical Care Medicine
Shock therapy improves pain and function in patients with chronic calcific shoulder tendinitis
Source: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine News From Medical News Today [2014.04.14]
Shock therapy improves pain and function in patients with chronic calcific shoulder tendinitis, according to an article published in Annals of Internal Medicine.
Paralyzed men move legs following spinal shock treatment
Source: Rehabilitation / Physical Therapy News From Medical News Today [2014.04.08]
Four young paraplegics who have been paralyzed for years are able to move their legs voluntarily following epidural electrical stimulation of the spinal cord.
Toxic Shock Syndrome (TSS)
Source: MedicineNet Burns Specialty [2014.03.31]
Title: Toxic Shock Syndrome (TSS)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 3/5/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/31/2014 6:04:47 PM
Source: MedicineNet Anthrax Specialty [2013.10.08]
Title: Shock (Medical)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 11/7/2007 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 10/8/2013 12:00:00 AM
'Shocking bullying culture' at UK health regulator
Source: Litigation / Medical Malpractice News From Medical News Today [2013.07.28]
New report about the Care Quality Commission, the UK health regulator in charge of inspecting hospitals, dentists, and GP practices, accuses it of a culture of bullying and blame.
Study Explains How Shock Therapy Might Ease Severe Depression
Source: MedicineNet Electroconvulsive Therapy Specialty [2012.03.20]
Title: Study Explains How Shock Therapy Might Ease Severe Depression
Category: Health News
Created: 3/19/2012 6:06:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 3/20/2012 12:00:00 AM
Shock wave therapy for kidney stones linked to diabetes
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Urology
Mayo Clinic researchers are sounding an alert about side effects of shock wave lithotripsy such as diabetes, hypertension.
Quality Improvement Methods Improve Sepsis Care in Children
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines [2014.04.18]
A quality improvement intervention at Boston Children's Hospital improved adherence to PALS septic shock guidelines and possibly improved mortality.
Medscape Medical News
PodMed: A Medical News Roundup From Johns Hopkins (with audio)
Source: MedPageToday.com - medical news plus CME for physicians [2014.04.18]
(MedPage Today) -- This week’s topics include shock wave therapy for tendinitis, sildenafil and melanoma, zinc and colds, and spinal stimulation and paraplegia.
Lower Blood Pressure in Sepsis?
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines [2014.04.16]
A new study compares mean arterial pressure (MAP) targets for patients in septic shock.
Medscape Critical Care
How best to manage sepsis patients, particularly during the critical first few hours of treatment
Source: Irritable-Bowel Syndrome News From Medical News Today [2014.03.19]
Survival of patients with septic shock was the same regardless of whether they received treatment based on specific protocols or the usual high-level standard of care, according to a five-year...