Oral corticosteroids did not reduce symptom severity or duration in patients with lower respiratory tract infections without asthma.
The correlation between patient race and ethnicity and administration of antibiotic treatment for viral acute respiratory tract infections was examined.
Infections, including lower respiratory infections, are often over- or underdiagnosed in older adults in emergency departments.
Treatment with antiasthma and antihistamine medication may help reduce migraine in this population.
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine released a report titled "The Health Effects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids: The Current State of Evidence and Recommendation for Research."
Patients with tuberculosis have a higher rate of osteoporosis and osteoporotic fracture.