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News Archives for January 2008
 

January 31, 2008
     
  At-Risk Patients Not Receiving Proper VTE Prevention - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Patients At Risk for VTE Not Receiving Prophylaxis - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Thimerosal Does Not Build to Toxic Levels, Iatrogenic Events Frequent in Pediatrics, Double Dipping Leads to Bacteria Transfer - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Thimerosal Does Not Build to Toxic Levels, Iatrogenic Events Frequent in Pediatrics, Double Dipping Leads to Bacteria Transfer - Allison Chow
January 30, 2008
     
  If I Had - Loss in Sense of Smell - Dr. Eric Holbrook, MD - Dr. Eric Holbrook
  In the Spotlight - Dr. Roland Eavey, MD - Dr. Roland Eavey
  Concussions Linked to PTSD - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Concussion Experienced During Active Duty Linked to Development of PTSD - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Sugar Drinks Linked to Gout, Back Injury Prevention Programs Not Effective, Tamiflu Resistance in Europe - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Earwax Linked to Hearing Loss, Cold Medicine Accounts for 7000 ER Visits, Soccer Matches and Heart Attack - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Earwax Linked to Hearing Loss, Cold Medicine Accounts for 7000 ER Visits, Soccer Matches and Heart Attack - Essie Heinrich
January 29, 2008
     
  If I Knew Then - Dr. Robert Wood, MD on the Rewards of Being a Clinician-Educator - Dr. Robert Wood
January 28, 2008
     
  Caffeine Causes Sugars to Rise in Diabetics, Drug-Eluting Stents Similar, Second Hand Smoke and Cystic Fibrosis - Allison Chow
January 27, 2008
     
  Sedentary Lifestyle Linked to Aging - Essie Heinrich
  Regular Exercisers Have DNA Similar to Those 10 Years Younger - Essie Heinrich
  Snoring Linked to Bronchitis, Diabetes Prevalence Rising in Medicare, Effect of Exercise on DNA - Essie Heinrich
January 24, 2008
     
  Blood Thinning Drug Increases Risk of Undesirable Bleeding - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Idraparinux Causes More Bleeding Than Vitamin K Antagonists - Dr. Susan Sharma
  New Human Genome Project, Adults Not Receiving Important Vaccinations, OCT Cough Medications Offer Little Relief - Dr. Susan Sharma
January 23, 2008
     
  In the Spotlight - Dr. Jeffrey Meyerhardt, MD, MPH - Dr. Jeffrey Meyerhardt, MD, MPH
  The Pill Lowers Ovarian Cancer Risk - Dr. Susan Sharma
  OCP Lowers Rate of Ovarian Cancer by 33% - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Kidney Plus Marrow Transplants, High Mercury Levels in Sushi, Aspirin and Colorectal Cancer - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Kidney Plus Marrow Transplants, High Mercury Levels in Sushi, Aspirin and Colorectal Cancer - Allison Chow
January 22, 2008
     
  If I Knew Then - Dr. Joan Miller, MD on Following Your Passion and Staying Connected - Dr. Joan Miller, MD
  Surgery May be Preferred to Stents for Multiple Vessel Heart Disease - Dr. Susan Sharma
  CABG Has Better Survival Than DES for Multiple Vessel Disease - Dr. Susan Sharma
  50% of Stents Used Off-Label, Calories on NYC Menus, Healthy San Francisco for 73,000 Uninsured - Dr. Susan Sharma
  50% of Stents Used Off-Label, Calories on NYC Menus, Healthy San Francisco for 73,000 Uninsured - Essie Heinrich
January 21, 2008
     
  In the Clinic - Dr. Jeffrey Meyerhardt, MD, MPH Discusses Cancer Recurrence - Dr. Jeffrey Meyerhardt, MD, MPH
  Weight Loss Surgery May Help Diabetes - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Gastric Surgery Yields Diabetes Remission in 76% - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Nasal Saline Improves Colds in Children - Dr. Susan Sharma
  RCT Shows Saline Lowers Illness Days and Use of Antibiotics in Children with Colds - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Recognizing Skin Melanoma, Pre- Surgery Huddle Lowers Errors, Breast Surgery Infection High - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Caffeine May Raise Miscarriage Risk, Genetic Variants Predict Anti-Hypertensive Response, Low Vitamin E Predicts Physical Decline - Dr. Susan Sharma
January 18, 2008
     
  In the Spotlight - Dr. Christoph Westphal, MD, PhD - Dr. Christoph Westphal, MD, PhD
January 17, 2008
     
  In the Clinic - Dr. Chris Simpson, MD, Discusses an Old Infarction on EKG - Dr. Chris Simpson, MD
  Micronutrients More Effective than Iron or Folic Acid Alone for Lowering Mortality - Dr. Susan Sharma
  RCT Shows Micronutrients More Effective Than Iron and Folic Acid Alone for Pregnant Women - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Statins Do Not Prevent Alzheimers, Cough Medicines Harmful to Young Children, Virus Implicated in Merkel Cell Carcinoma - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Statins Do Not Prevent Alzheimers, Cough Medicines Harmful to Young Children, Virus Implicated in Merkel Cell Carcinoma - Allison Chow
January 16, 2008
     
  In the Clinic - Dr. Chris Simpson, MD Discusses inferoposterior MI, ST elevation - Dr. Chris Simpson, MD
  In the Spotlight - Dr. Reza Dana, MD, MSc, MPH - Dr. Reza Dana, MD, MSc, MPH
  If I Knew Then - Dr. Christoph Westphal, MD, PhD on Becoming a Medical Entrepreneur - Dr. Christoph Westphal
  If I Had - Blood in Stool - Dr. Jeffrey Meyerhardt, MD, MPH - Dr. Jeffrey Meyerhardt, MD, MPH
  Aspirin Resistance Raises Risk of Heart Attack and Stroke - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Aspirin Resistance Linked To Increased Risk for Cardiovascular Morbidity and Mortality - Dr. Susan Sharma
  DNA Mutations Linked to Prostate Cancer, Benefits of Anti-Depressants Overestimated, CDC to Fund Morgellons Syndrome Study - Dr. Susan Sharma
January 15, 2008
     
  Goal of 90-minute Angioplasty Can Be Achieved For Heart Attack Patients - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Citywide PCI Protocol Results in Door-to-Balloon Time of 90 minutes in 80% of Cases - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Enbrel for Psoriasis, Calcium May Raise Heart Attack Risk, Pioneering Cancer Researcher Folkman Dies - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Enbrel for Psoriasis, Calcium May Raise Heart Attack Risk, Pioneering Cancer Researcher Folkman Dies - Essie Heinrich
January 14, 2008
     
  In the Clinic - Dr. Chris Simpson, MD discusses palpitations on an EKG - Dr. Chris Simpson, MD
  If I Knew Then - Dr. Fred Lenz, MD on Pursuing your Interests - Dr. Fred Lenz
  Minor Leg Injury Linked to Blood Clots - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Risk of DVT/PE 3 Fold Higher in Those With Preceding Leg Trauma - Dr. Susan Sharma
  MRSA Prevalent in Gay Community, Calcium Fortified Carrots, Price Equals Pleasure in Wine - Dr. Susan Sharma
January 13, 2008
     
  Levels of Testosterone Linked to Broken Bones in Older Men - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Low Levels of Testosterone Linked to Hip and Non-Vertrbral Fractures - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Smoking Causes Premature Aging, MS Genetic Pattern Predicts Treatment Response, Regenerating Organs - Dr. Susan Sharma
January 11, 2008
     
  In the Clinic - Dr. Douglas Hanto, MD, PhD, discusses kidney-pancreas transplantation - Dr. Douglas Hanto
January 10, 2008
     
  If I Had - A Child Not Making Eye Contact - Dr. Paul Lipkin, MD - Dr. Paul Lipkin, MD
  Statins Should be Considered for Those With Diabetes - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Meta-Analysis Shows Statins Lower All-Cause Mortality by 9% - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Dementia Affects Duration of Life - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Patients With Dementia Survive 4 Years - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Autism Linked to Genetic Mutation, Anxiety Predicts MI, Chewing Gum Can Cause Diarrhea and Weight Loss - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Proteins Facilitating HIV Identified, Rules to Lower Infant Mortality, OCT Abuse Common - Dr. Susan Sharma
January 9, 2008
     
  In the Clinic - Dr. Eric Holbrook, MD discusses a self-administered smell test - Dr. Eric Holbrook, MD
  In the Spotlight - Dr. William Aird, MD - Dr. William Aird, MD
January 8, 2008
     
  In the Clinic - Dr. Joan Miller, MD, Reviews a Case of Macular Degeneration - Dr. Joan Miller, MD
  If I Knew Then - Dr. Patrick Okolo, MD, MPH on Gasteroenterology and Choosing Your Career - Dr. Patrick Okolo
  Different Genetic Mutations Carry Different Risks for Breast Cancer - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Individual Difference In Risk for Breast Cancer Present in Carriers of BRCA1 and BRCA2 Genes - Dr. Susan Sharma
  ECG Changes in Athletes May be Precursor to Heart Problems - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Six Percent of Athletes with ECG Changes Develop Cardiomyopathy - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Lifestyle Adds 14 Years to Life, Abstaining from Drinking Raises Risk of Heart Disease, Passengers Detained in Toronto - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Meningitis Vaccine Beneficial in Infants, FDA Reminds of Bisphosphonates Risk, Antipsychotic Weight Gain - Dr. Susan Sharma
January 6, 2008
     
  Thimerosal Not Linked to Autism (Interview with Dr. Robert Schechter, MD, MSc) - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Prevalence of Autism in California Rises Despite Thimerosal Stoppage in Vaccines (Interview with Dr. Robert Schechter, MD, MSc) - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Family Meals Lower Eating Disorders, Teens Who Rollerblade Less Likely to Become Obese, FDA SSRI Warnings Working - Dr. Susan Sharma
January 3, 2008
     
  Placebo Use Common in Chicago MD Sample - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Forty-five Percent of Doctors Used Placebo - Dr. Susan Sharma
  Anaphylaxis Linked to Compound, Cocaine Vaccine Developed, Exercise Lowers Stress in Menopause - Dr. Susan Sharma
January 2, 2008
     
  Severe Pneumonia May be Treated at Home - Dr. Susan Sharma
  RCT Shows At Home Treatment for Pneumonia As Good as Hospitalization - Dr. Susan Sharma
  In Hospital Cardiac Arrest, FDA Approves MRSA Test GeneOhm, Poor Sleep Raises Diabetes Risk - Dr. Susan Sharma