From 2003 to 2011 there was a 26.7% decrease in in-hospital mortality rate after hip fracture.
The researchers found that new-onset AF correlated with increased risk of heart failure in multivariable models.
Long-term use of the drug may predispose men to worsening erectile dysfunction and elevated risk of diabetes and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.
There was an independent association for concomitant use of at least two drugs with high risk of a clinically significant DDI.
Earlier treatment remained significantly correlated with lower in-hospital mortality in multivariate analysis.
Prostate cancer patients on active surveillance who have no cancer found on confirmatory biopsy have a reduced risk of grade and volume reclassification.
Patients receiving educational or behavioral interventions aimed at controlling hyperphosphatemia had an average reduction in phosphate of 0.23 mmol/L more than standard care patients.
In a real-world population, patients with diabetes with high rates of statin and aspirin treatment had the same risk of cardiovascular events.
Higher levels of sRAGE were significantly associated with incidence of DN after adjustment for duration of diabetes.
As red blood cell distribution width increases, so does the risk of death from any cause.
CKD patients treated to a target systolic blood pressure of less than 120 mm Hg were 28% less likely to die early.
Over 15 years of follow-up, considerable proportion of men undergo prostate-specific antigen testing
The researchers said the trends of increasing use of supplemental vitamin D were found across most age groups, genders, races, and ethnicities.
Converting hemodialysis patient to sucroferric oxyhydroxide from a previous binder increased the proportion of patients achieving target serum phosphorus levels.
Anemic patients were 41% and 80% more likely to have coronary artery disease and peripheral artery disease than non-anemic patients.
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