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Individuals with pediatric-onset inflammatory bowel disease have an increased risk for cancer and mortality

Higher Risk for Cancer, Mortality Seen With Pediatric-Onset IBD

Risk for cancer, mortality increased for patients with pediatric-onset ulcerative colitis, Crohn disease
Patients find note reading important for their health management and are rarely troubled by what they read

Patients Find Note Reading Important for Health Management

Few patients very confused or more worried after reading clinicians' outpatient visit notes
Physicians are aware of patients' difficulty with affording medical care and consider out-of-pocket costs in their decision making

Doctors Aware of Patient Difficulties Affording Medical Care

Three-quarters of doctors surveyed say they consider out-of-pocket costs when making clinical decisions
Endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty is associated with significant total body weight loss over five years

DDW: Lasting Weight Loss Seen With Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty

Patients were predicted to achieve their minimum weight at 24 months after ESG
Whole-body magnetic resonance imaging could be a quicker alternative to multimodality staging of colorectal cancer and non-small cell lung cancer

Whole-Body MRI Accurate for Staging Colorectal Cancer, NSCLC

No difference in sensitivity or specificity for whole-body MRI, standard pathway for staging
As the clinic day progresses

Rate of Ordering Cancer Screening Tests Decreases During Clinic Day

Rate of patient completion of cancer screening tests also decreases with appointment later in the day
From 2016 to 2018

CDC: Hepatitis A Virus Reports Increased in 2016 to 2018

Multiple infection outbreaks among those reporting drug use, homelessness account for most reports
Health professionals are generally supportive of medicinal cannabis use but report a lack of knowledge about its use

Health Professionals Supportive of Medicinal Cannabis

However, across medicine, pharmacy, and nursing, providers need more information
An estimated 15.0 million patients will require first-course chemotherapy in 2040

Fifteen Million Patients Will Need First-Course Chemo in 2040

Number of cancer physicians required to deliver optimal chemo set to increase to 100,000 by 2040
Men and women with type 2 diabetes have an increased risk for overall cancer and some site-specific cancers

Risk for Cancer Increased in Men, Women With T2DM

Standardized incidence ratio highest for prostate cancer for men, nasopharynx cancer for women