Laparoscopic gastrectomy for gastric cancer is increasingly being adopted globally based on clinical trials demonstrating equivalent oncologic outcomes
Patients with hip osteoarthritis sometimes receive intra-articular steroid injections to relieve pain, but some reports have suggested that these
Multiple U.S. guidelines recommend lowering low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) to below 70 mg/dL in patients with high-risk atherosclerotic
Most studies of psychiatric disorders associated with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNES) are in adults. Pediatric studies are small and confined
Concerns about preventing infection — as well as other stresses on the health care system due to the COVID-19 pandemic — have prompted innovative
Assessment of fractional flow reserve with pressure wire–based physiologic guidance of percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) improves clinical
When COVID-19 vaccines were first authorized, administration of other vaccines was generally separated by at least 2 weeks. As experience accumulated,
Small studies have shown an association between mental stress–induced myocardial ischemia and an increased risk for cardiovascular events. To evaluate
After minor stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA), secondary prevention efforts typically focus on preventing recurrent cerebrovascular events.
Respiratory complications (e.g., hypoxemia, pneumonia) are common after abdominal surgery and are thought to be related to postoperative atelectasis.