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In patients with chronic kidney disease and type 2 diabetes, treatment with finerenone resulted in lower risks of CKD progression and cardiovascular events than placebo. #KidneyWk
This interactive feature about a man hospitalized with Covid-19 whose condition is worsening offers a case vignette accompanied by two essays, each of which recommends a different approach to anticoagulation for the prevention of VTE in a patient with severe Covid-19.
A recent study showed that the differentiation of fibroblasts in the sublining of the synovium of the rheumatoid joint capsule is influenced by the vascular endothelium and implicates the Notch3 receptor in this process.
Why has the United States handled this pandemic so badly? The Editors note that although we came into this crisis with enormous advantages, our current political leaders have demonstrated that they are dangerously incompetent.
Medical students have higher rates of depression, suicidal ideation, and burnout than the general population. Schools have begun revisiting their procedures to ensure that they are doing everything possible to meet the #mentalhealth care needs of their students.
Just published: article from China CDC describes a novel coronavirus detected in patients with pneumonia whose specimens were tested at an early stage of the outbreak. The authors describe clinical features of the pneumonia in three of these patients.
Data on 8910 patients hospitalized with a diagnosis of #COVID19 were analyzed. Neither the use of angiotensin-converting–enzyme inhibitors nor the use of angiotensin-receptor blockers was associated with an increased risk of in-hospital death.