A year in review of important advances in #ophthalmology in 2019. By @JohnGeverMPT. @nsanar @AANMember @aao_ophth @AcademyEyeSmart
“I think it’s encouraging when we get people to lose weight, but weight loss in the #diabetic patient with #obesity actually results in a very large reduction in morbidity and mortality.” #CardioEndoConnect @TheEndoSociety @ACCinTouch
Most pre-licensure #nursing students said that they were willing to provide nursing care for transgender clients, Joseph De Santis, PhD, RN, NP, of @univmiami School of Nursing and Health Studies, reported at #ANAC2019. @ANACnurses #nurses
Most aspects of #fibromyalgia were substantially worse in patients reporting a history of abuse, Carmen Gota, MD, of @ClevelandClinic, reported at #ACR19. @ACRheum #fibro #rheumatology @gota_md
The complex relationship between #cancer and #cardiovascular disease is increasingly being recognized. #CardioOncoConnect @ASCO @ACCinTouch
The @US_FDA approved #Reblozyl to reduce the frequency of blood transfusions for adult patients with #Cooley's #anemia. By @icingram.
"The results of this trial support the ongoing development of swallowed topical #corticosteroids optimized for #esophageal delivery in EoE.” @AmerGastroAssn #ACG2019 #AGAConfRep
These simple tools can help predict kidney disease, according to research presented by @JoeCoresh, MD, PhD, of the Chronic Kidney Disease Prognosis Consortium, at #KidneyWk. By @hlavinka_e. @ASNKidney @KidneyNews @TheAACE @estrella_khrc @LTummalapalli
Winner winner, recalled chicken dinner: in eight states, over 2 million pounds of poultry products were recalled over fears of contamination with "foreign matter." By @FaithMKarimi via @CNN, @cnnhealth.
Millennials have a higher rate of chronic health conditions than Gen-Xers did at the same age, and that could be bad news for the economy. By @MeganCerullo via @CBSNews.