News related to Plasmanate (Plasma Protein Fraction) and/or conditions it is approved for
ICD Shocks, Needed or Not, 'Trigger a Cascade of Procedures'
Source: theheart.org | Medscape Cardiology Headlines [2017.02.17]
"How a device is programmed should be part and parcel of quality of care," said a researcher. Done appropriately, it could help minimize the risk. "I really see this as a continuum of quality."
Heartwire from Medscape
Shocks From Implanted Defibrillators Trigger Health Costs of Their Own
Source: MedicineNet Implantable Cardiac Defibrillator Specialty [2017.02.16]
Title: Shocks From Implanted Defibrillators Trigger Health Costs of Their Own
Category: Health News
Created: 2/15/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/16/2017 12:00:00 AM
Shock from heart device often triggers further health care needs
Source: Cardiovascular / Cardiology News From Medical News Today [2017.02.15]
A shock from an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) may trigger an increase in health care needs for many people, regardless whether the shock was medically necessary, according to a new...
ICD Shocks Set Off Cascade of Healthcare Usage (CME/CE)
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology [2017.02.14]
(MedPage Today) -- Procedures common after appropriate and inappropriate shocks alike
'Shock and kill' strategy for curing HIV may endanger patients' brains
Source: HIV / AIDS News From Medical News Today [2016.12.07]
Combination drug treatments have become successful at long-term control of HIV infection, but the goal of totally wiping out the virus and curing patients has so far been stymied by HIV's ability...
How highs and lows in testosterone levels 'shock' prostate cancer cells to death
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.12.05]
A strategy of alternately flooding and starving the body of testosterone is producing good results in patients who have metastatic prostate cancer that is resistant to treatment by chemical or...
Source: MedicineNet Anthrax Specialty [2016.08.10]
Title: Shock (Medical)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 11/7/2007 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/10/2016 12:00:00 AM
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.