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Effect is larger in chronic heart failure patients with diabetes than CHF patients without diabetes.
Both total intake of nuts and consumption of peanuts/tree nuts and walnuts tied to lower risk.
In a study, men with Peyronie's disease who tadalafil 5 mg per day had decreased pain on erection and degree of penile curvature.
Patients reported less skin itching, joint pain, and muscle weakness after surgery.
In the subcohorts of patients with a diagnosis of bipolar disorder, continuing lithium was associated with decreased end-stage CKD, whereas continuing anticonvulsants was not.
But sulfonylureas still most common drugs initiated as second-line treatment.
But significant improvements in HbA1c testing and awareness seen, except in those aged 20 to 44.
Burnout tied to depression, suicidal ideation; dispositional mindfulness linked to less burnout.
Assessments of androgen receptor, glycolysis prognostic in castration-resistant prostate cancer.
Reduced frequency of MACE for patients receiving statins, especially high-intensity statins.
At 5 years, 59.3% of patients treated with sunitinib were free from recurrence versus 51.3% who received placebo.
Each additional cup consumed per week tied to a decrease in risk compared with no coffee intake.
Increased risk seen for both all-cause mortality, sudden cardiac death in young people with diabetes.
Overall, 15.1% use cigarettes, with higher use among males, older adults, those with lower incomes.
Febuxostat may increase the risk for heart-related death.
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