Tag: aneurysm

Ultra-Early Tranexamic Acid of No Benefit for Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – In patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage due to a ruptured aneurysm, ultra-early, short-term tranexamic acid (TXA) did not improve clinical outcomes...

Surveillance After CRC Resection Does Not Improve Survival

Intensive surveillance with carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) testing and CT scans after colorectal cancer resection did not improve recurrence-free or overall survival when compared with standard...

Smoking Tied to Increased Intracranial Aneurysm Risk in Middle-Aged Women

(Reuters Health) – Women ages 30 to 60 are greater than six times more likely to have an unruptured intracranial aneurysm when they have hypertension...

Smoking Linked to Increased Risk for Unruptured Aneurysm

Women who smoke cigarettes are at increased risk for intracranial aneurysms, new research suggests. In a case-control study of more than 500 women between the...

8 Steps for Getting Ready to See Patients Again

Like many physicians in private practice, Kutner is concerned about revenue. She hopes the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) makes its temporary waivers permanent....