A case-series postmortem analysis found 1 in 6 out-of-hospital cardiac arrest deaths were caused by occult overdoses.
Invasive pneumococcal disease due to serotype 4 increased up to 300-fold in 2018 among adults in California, Colorado, and New
Early noninvasive cardiac testing was associated with slight decreases in death and myocardial infarction.
If validated, quantitation of net water uptake on CT imaging could help identify time of stroke onset when timing is
Ingestion of hand sanitizer containing methanol instead of ethanol or isopropyl alcohol caused visual impairment and death among recent U.S.
A 15-mg daily dose was sufficient to significantly reduce the annualized rate of stroke or systemic embolism, compared with placebo.
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The drug reduced time to recovery among hospitalized patients with COVID-19 who had lower respiratory tract infection.
Expired or reused sterilized N95 masks, and even some surgical masks, effectively filtered aerosol particles.
Early in the COVID-19 pandemic, ED visits in five states decreased precipitously, while hospital admission rates increased.