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Adverse Events Associated With BNT162b2 Vaccination ID’d

Vaccination not associated with elevated risk for most of the adverse events examined; association found with increased risk for myocarditis, but risk higher in association with SARS-CoV-2 infection

Fratelli Beretta Antipasto Trays Are the Source of Salmonella Outbreak: CDC

Agency says investigation is continuing to try to determine if additional products are linked to the outbreak

Learning Environment Issues Tied to Medical School Burnout

Those reporting mistreatment may also experience exhaustion, disengagement, and career regret

Survival Rates Lower for Black Liver Transplant Recipients

For Blacks versus Whites, differences in post-LT mortality narrowed between 2002 and 2009, increased between 2014 and 2018

Outcome Measure Developed for Crohn’s Perianal Fistula

Crohn's Anal Fistula QoL has good internal consistency, excellent stability, good responsiveness and construct validity

Salmonella Illness in 17 States Tied to Salami, Prosciutto

Twelve people have been hospitalized; no deaths have been reported

Maternal Obesity May Up CRC Risk in Adult Offspring

Authors say this association may be contributing to increasing incidence rates of colorectal cancer in younger adults

Donor HLA Evolutionary Divergence May Predict Liver Transplant Rejection

Class I HED of the donor is associated with higher risk for acute and chronic rejection of the liver transplant

More Frequent Alcohol Consumption Ups Risk for GI Cancers

Amount of alcohol consumed in each occasion seems to be a less important risk factor

COVID-19 Mortality Lower for Vaccinated Solid Organ Transplant Recipients

Second study shows increased risk for breakthrough COVID-19 infection and associated mortality for SOTRs versus general population