Clarithromycin may lead to an increased chance of heart problems or death years after use.
News from the FDA/CDC
Flu outpatient activity held steady, but hospitalizations continued to rise at a record rate.
SAN DIEGO – Results in patients with melasma have been “amazing,” according to Amit Pandya, MD.
Dr. Carl C. Bell says he’s glad that a study raised awareness about FASD but wonders why the community he serves doesn’t get more attention.
USPSTF issues final recommendation against routine screens, citing risk for unnecessary surgeries.
Aspirin use dampened the rise in early-onset strokes seen after preeclampsia.
From the Journals
Office blood pressure equipment isn’t sensitive enough.
Optimal adherence to AHA cardiovascular health program reduced PAD risk by 86%.
ANAHEIM, CALIF.: Protection from cardiovascular and renal events in the CANVAS program was confined to the secondary prevention setting.
In the name of quality primary care, AHRQ offers online structured, standardized summaries containing information about measures and their...