A study examines the accuracy of pulse oximetry measures for various racial and ethnic subgroups, and how variability among subgroups affects outcomes.
Investigators assessed which factors contribute to risk for GI-related hospitalizations in infants with cystic fibrosis.
Researchers sought to examine whether patients with COVID-19 receiving steroids develop new-onset atrial fibrillation.
The rate of recurrent venous thromboembolism is higher than expected for patients with subsegmental pulmonary embolism managed without anticoagulation.
Merck’s experimental COVID-19 antiviral pill appears effective, but may pose risks for pregnant women, including birth defects and toxicity to developing fetuses.
Vaccines and masks will be the United States’ first line of defense against the new omicron variant, not lockdowns or border closures.
A considerable proportion of hospital-based health care personnel (HCP) remain unvaccinated against COVID-19.
The Global Asthma Network Phase I study of 119,795 school-aged children in 14 countries examined prevalence and severity of asthma symptoms over 3 decades.