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From 2012 to 2014

2012 to 2014 Saw 41,185 U.S. Patients With Skin Malignancy

Increase in flap reconstruction observed among patients with skin malignancy in head and neck region
For newly diagnosed patients with non-small cell lung cancer

Moderate, Severe Depressive Symptoms Common in Lung Cancer

Patients with severe depressive symptoms also report feelings of hopelessness, anxiety, traumatic stress
More than half of office-based physicians recommend complementary health approaches to their patients

Half of U.S. Physicians Recommend Complementary Health Approaches

Massage therapy, chiropractic adjustments, herbs and supplements are most commonly recommended
Sudden unexpected infant death can be classified into two groups based on the age of death

Distinct Populations of Sudden Unexpected Infant Death ID’d

Two populations identified: sudden unexpected early neonatal deaths and postperinatal SUIDs
For patients aged 65 years or older with atrial fibrillation

Receipt of Anticoagulant Rx in ED Linked to Use at Six Months

Findings seen in patients aged 65 years or older with atrial fibrillation who present to emergency department
In older adults

Duration of Diabetes History Tied to Higher Short-Term Mortality Risk

Long-standing diabetes linked to higher risk for both all-cause and cardiovascular mortality
Many patients do not understand or remember the information given to them during the informed consent process for percutaneous coronary intervention

Many Patients Overestimate the Benefits of PCI

Study of the informed consent process reveals 60 percent of patients mistakenly believe PCI is curative
The effect of omega-3 fish oil supplements on cognitive symptoms in children and adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder may vary according to endogenous levels of eicosapentaenoic acid

Effects of Omega-3 Fish Oil Mixed for ADHD Symptoms in Youth

Supplements may not improve cognitive symptoms in youth who have high endogenous EPA levels
The new Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Intervention cardiogenic shock classification scheme provides risk stratification for hospital mortality

New Cardiogenic Shock Staging System IDs Mortality Risk

Study is first to validate Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Intervention system
Positron emission tomography-directed therapy results in excellent outcomes for patients with stage I/II diffuse large B-cell lymphoma

ASH: PET Helps Tailor Therapy in Limited-Stage DLBCL

Most patients had negative PET scan and completed one additional R-CHOP cycle without radiation