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QD: News Every Day: Believing in placebos?

Meanwhile, according to the authors of the New England Journal of Medicine study, clinicians perhaps shouldn't stake too much faith on asthma patients' self-reports of improvement. ... be interpreted with caution and that objective outcomes should be
December 2019

Allergist offers answers for internists' practice encounters

Castells said, because patients taking these drugs can be more prone to asthma symptoms. ... The biggest risk factor for fatal food-induced anaphylaxis is “asthma, asthma, asthma,” Dr.
June 2010

QD: News Every Day--Medical societies release top-five lists of overused medical tests

Some of the other groups' lists include:. American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology. ... 5) Don't diagnose or manage asthma without spirometry. American Academy of Family Physicians.
December 2019

When wheat is to blame

Diarrhea, abdominal pain, worsening of atopic dermatitis (an allergic skin rash), and asthma are common clinical manifestations. ... threatening. Other rare manifestations of wheat allergy are "Baker's asthma," bronchial constriction triggered by the
December 2019

QD: News Every Day--NQF endorses quality measures for renal care, resource use and perinatal care

Resource use measures focus on care costs associated with asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, hip/knee replacement and pneumonia. ... They include:. --1560: Relative Resource Use for People with Asthma (National Committee for Quality Assurance)
December 2019

Shame on you, New England Journal of Medicine

Taking the asthma study as an example, simply enrolling people in the study and doing nothing else caused them to feel a bit better. ... The current object of my ire is an editorial published in the Journal to accompany the asthma study.
December 2019

MKSAP Quiz: 6-month history of exertional dyspnea

She has not noticed any particular triggers for her cough. She has no history of asthma, airway disease, reflux, or aspiration. ... She works as a computer programmer. She has no family history of atopy or asthma, and she takes no medications.
July 2014

Internal Medicine Meeting 2016 goes to Washington

volunteer. Learn how a patient's “story” can add crucial information to the puzzle of allergy and asthma diagnoses, while an expert offers 4 steps for managing osteoarthritis pain in the
June 2016

Evidence-based tips for common illnesses

Three separate studies in the 1990s showed that chronic cough can have different causes, with postnasal drip, asthma and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) the most common culprits, Dr. ... Those who didn't improve and still had postnasal drip
July 2008

What is the state of American health care in this election year?

preexisting condition like asthma.
March 2012

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