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Children with chronic constipation have underlying sensory characteristics that contribute to toileting behavioral difficulties

Sensory Sensitivity Tied to Constipation in Young Children

Feeding problems due to sensory sensitivities common in children with constipation
In older adults

Stimulation of Targets in Brain May Up Recollection in Seniors

Effects of stimulation were greater on fMRI recollection signals versus recognition signals
Universal ultrasound at 36 gestational weeks could virtually eliminate undiagnosed breech presentation in nulliparous women

Late-Pregnancy US Could Prevent Undiagnosed Breech Presentation

Universal ultrasound at 36 weeks in nulliparous women would ID thousands of undetected cases
For certain procedures

Surgical Site Infection Rates May Differ by Gender

SSI rates differ by gender for certain procedures, including increased risk for women after heart surgery
For patients with a distal single finger or three or more digits amputated

Digital Replantation Seems Better Than Revision Amputation

Replantation recommended when three or more digits amputated, for distal single-finger amputation
A machine learning classifier can effectively identify patients at risk for familial hypercholesterolemia

Machine Learning IDs Risk for Familial Hypercholesterolemia

Classifier developed using EHR data identifies patients at highest probability threshold for FH
Monotherapy with UB-421 antibody

UB-421 Monotherapy Maintains HIV Viral Suppression

Suppression maintained for up to 16 weeks in HIV-infected undergoing analytic treatment interruption
A New Jersey law requiring hospitals and nursing homes to publicly report the number of patients per nurse has led to better nurse staffing ratios

Public Disclosure Law Improves Nurse Staffing Ratios

After enactment of N.J. law mandating reporting of staffing info, patients per RN fell for 10 specialties
Individuals with a history of infection have double the risk for developing Sjögren syndrome

Infections May Up Risk for Developing Sjögren Syndrome

Lung, skin, urogenital infections tied to increased risk for developing primary Sjögren syndrome
Perinatal complications are associated with behavioral inhibition and social anxiety in children

Perinatal Complications Tied to Childhood Social Anxiety

Perinatal birth complications associated with childhood social anxiety symptoms and behavioral inhibition