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Housing Instability and Socioeconomic Disparities in Health

WebWhile a number of studies have observed the effects of housing instability on health outcomes, fewer have emphasized pre-existing socioeconomic disparities in health and the influence of housing instability on subsequent health outcomes in the wake of the economic recession. Using national data on s …

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Digital health & low-value care

WebDigital health advances offer a multitude of possibilities to improve public health and individual wellbeing. Little attention has been paid, however, to digital health's potential to create low-value care - the reduction of which is increasingly appreciated as a policy priority. This commentary provides a framework to illustrate the potential

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Associations Between Ultra-Processed Food Consumption and

WebBackground and objectives: Ultra-processed foods (UPFs) are linked to cardiometabolic diseases and neurologic outcomes, such as cognitive decline and stroke. However, it is unclear whether food processing confers neurologic risk independent of …

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Selenium intake and multiple health-related outcomes: an …

WebSelenium is an essential trace metalloid element that is associated with fundamental importance to human health. Our umbrella review aimed to evaluate the quality of evidence, validity, and biases in the relationship between selenium intake and health-related outcomes according to published systematic reviews with pooled data and meta …

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Predictors and outcomes of healthcare-associated infections in

WebMethods: This study included all COVID-19-positive adult patients (≥18 years) hospitalized between 01 March and 05 August 2020 at the current institution. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention definition of HAI in the acute care setting was used. The outcomes that were studied were rates and types of infections and in-hospital mortality.

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E-health Dietary Interventions for Participants of SNAP and WIC: A

WebThe migration of federal assistance services to online platforms during the COVID-19 pandemic sparked interest in digital nutrition education for individuals participating in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Child …

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Evaluation of a Natural Language Processing Model to Identify and

WebPurpose: Treatment of non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer (NMIBC) is guided by risk stratification using clinical and pathologic criteria. This study aimed to develop a natural language processing (NLP) model for identifying patients with high-risk NMIBC retrospectively from unstructured electronic medical records (EMRs) and to apply the …

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Mobile health clinic model in the COVID-19 pandemic: lessons …

WebUnderstanding the economic and social impact that mobile clinics are having in our communities should provide the evidence to justify policies that will enable expansion and optimal integration of mobile clinics into our healthcare delivery system, and help us address current and future health crise …

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Severe mental illness and ophthalmic health: A linked

WebBackground: While evidence has emerged highlighting the potential benefits of the eye as a window to the central nervous system, research on severe mental illness (SMI) and eye health is rare. Aims: We examine the association of SMI with a range of ophthalmic health outcomes, and whether any relationship is modified by age. Methods: We used …

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Region-Specific CD16 + Neutrophils Promote Colorectal Cancer

WebThe colon is the largest compartment of the immune system, with innate immune cells exposed to antigens in the environment. However, the mechanisms by which the innate immune system is instigated are poorly defined in colorectal cancer (CRC). Here, a population of CD16<sup>+</sup> neutrophils that s …

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Naringin: A flavanone with a multifaceted target against sepsis

WebBackground: Sepsis causes multiple organ dysfunctions and raises mortality and morbidity rates through a dysregulated host response to infection. Despite the growing research interest over the last few years, no satisfactory treatment exists. Naringin, a naturally occurring bioflavonoid with vast therapeutic potential in citrus fruits and Chinese herbs, …

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Mobile health clinics in the United States

WebMobile health care delivery is an innovative model of health services delivery that provides a wide variety of services to vulnerable populations. The clinics vary in service mix, patient demographics, and relationships with the fixed health system. Although access to care has increased in recent ye …

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A modern way to teach and practice manual therapy

WebManual therapy interventions should include both passive and active, person-empowering interventions such as exercise, education, and lifestyle adaptations. These should be delivered in a contextualised healing environment with a well-developed person-practitioner therapeutic alliance. Teaching manu …

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Cognitive factors and processes in models of insomnia: A

WebWe identified nine distinguishable models of insomnia published between 1982 and 2023 and extracted 20 cognitive factors and processes featured in these models; 39 if sub-factors were counted. After assigning similarity ratings, we observed a high degree of overlap between constructs despite apparent differences in terminologies and measurement

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Analysis of Annual Costs of Mobile Clinics in the Southern

WebIntroduction: Mobile clinics provide an efficient manner for delivering healthcare services to at-risk populations, and there is a need to understand their economics. This study analyzes the costs of operating selected mobile clinic programs representing service categories in dental, dental/preventive, preventive care, primary care/preventive, and …

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Do high-dose corticosteroids improve outcomes in hospitalized

WebCoronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is characterized by dysregulated hyperimmune response and steroids have been shown to decrease mortality. However, whether higher dosing of steroids results in better outcomes has been debated. This was a retrospective observation of COVID-19 admissions between March 1, 2020, and March 10, 2021.

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Incidence of Venous Thromboembolism and Effect of

WebAffiliations 1 Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Northeast Georgia Health System, Gainesville, GA 30501, USA.; 2 Department of Internal Medicine, Northeast Georgia Health System, Gainesville, GA 30501, USA.; 3 Division of Cardiovascular Critical Care, Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, West Virginia University, WV …

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Health Information Management Leaders and the Practice of …

WebEven though leadership is one of the most examined topics in the organizational literature, its application in the field of health information management (HIM) has not been studied extensively. This descriptive, mixed-methodology study examined HIM leadership through the lens of Bowen theory. The re …

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Outcomes of Covid 19 patients-Are Hispanics at greater risk

WebAbstract. Disparities in outcomes exist in outcomes of coronavirus disease-19 (COVID-19). Little is known about other ethnic minorities in United States. We included all COVID-19 positive adult patients (≥18 years) hospitalized between March 1, 2020 and February 5th 2021. We compared in hospital mortality, use of intensive care unit services

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Mapping and Analysis of US State and Urban Local Sodium

WebThe distribution of sodium laws in the US differed by region, QuIC classification, and jurisdiction type, indicating influence from public health and nonpublic health factors. Ongoing research is warranted to determine how the strength of public health evidence evolves over time and how those change …

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Croatian Action on Salt and Health (CRASH): On the Road to

WebThe World Health Organization recommends adjusting salt intake as a part of the nine global targets to reduce premature mortality from non-communicable chronic diseases as a priority and the most cost-effective intervention. In 2006, the main aim of the Croatian Action on Salt and Health was to decr …

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Hand hygiene feedback impacts compliance

WebDuring the team feedback phase, HH compliance decreased in the private group to 42.79% (P = .006); however, compliance increased in the public feedback group to 42.5% (P = .2661). The physician role in the private group decreased by 12% (P = .1804) during the individual phase. Conclusions: HH data provided at the individual level and posted

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Transition from Military Service: Mental Health and Well-being …

WebTransitioning from military service is stressful for veterans with service-connected disabilities seeking civilian employment. This descriptive study examined self-assessed mental health, well-being, and substance use of men and women shortly before or after transition from US military service, compared to norms from community and military samples.

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Spatiotemporal Changes of Antibiotic Resistance, Potential …

WebThe microorganisms present in kindergartens are extremely important for children's health during their three-year preschool education. To assess the risk of outdoor dust in kindergartens, the antibiotic resistome and potential pathogens were investigated in dust samples collected from 59 kindergartens in Xiamen, southeast China in both the …

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Bacterial Vaginosis Treatment Patterns, Associated Complications, …

WebBackground: Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is a highly prevalent vaginal infection. Objectives: Primary objectives of this study were to examine treatment patterns among female patients with Medicaid coverage who were diagnosed with incident BV, the frequency of BV-associated complications, and health care resource utilization (HCRU) and associated …

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FITC labeling of human insulin and transport of FITC-insulin

WebFITC labeling of insulin gives mono-, di- or tri-conjugates depending on the reaction time and the molar ratio of FITC:insulin. Mono-conjugate with unlabeled insulin, mixture of di- and tri-conjugate, and tri-conjugate with very little amount of di-conjugate were synthesized in less than 4 h. Degree of conjugation had an effect on the

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Estimation of impact of RPE65- mediated inherited retinal

WebBackground/aims: In rare diseases, health-related quality of life (HRQL) data can be difficult to capture. Given the ultrarare nature of RPE65-mediated inherited retinal disease (IRD), it was not feasible to recruit a patient sample and collect HRQL data prospectively.The objectives of this study were to develop health state descriptions of RPE65-mediated …

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Associations of a liver health index with health, milk yield, and

WebThe objective was to evaluate a liver health index (LHI) by evaluating its association with negative health events, milk yield, and risk of pregnancy within 150 d in milk (DIM). In a retrospective cohort study, an LHI was calculated based on plasma albumin, cholesterol, and bilirubin concentrations …

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Development of an allosteric inhibitor class blocking RNA

WebRespiratory syncytial virus (RSV) represents a significant health threat to infants and to elderly or immunocompromised individuals. There are currently no vaccines available to prevent RSV infections, and disease management is largely limited to supportive care, making the identification and development of effective antiviral therapeutics against …

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Complications After Mastectomy and Immediate Breast

WebObjective: To evaluate complications after postmastectomy breast reconstruction, particularly in the setting of adjuvant radiotherapy. Background: Most studies of complications after breast reconstruction have been conducted at centers of excellence; relatively little is known about complication rates in irradiated patients treated in the …

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Differences in liver functionality indexes in peripartal dairy

WebThe liver functionality index (LFI) represents an assessment of transition cow metabolic health by measuring changes in biomarkers associated with liver plasma protein synthesis (albumin), lipoprotein synthesis (cholesterol), and heme catabolism (bilirubin). The present analysis was conducted to det …

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An Ag2S@ZIF-Van nanosystem for NIR-II imaging of bacterial …

WebBacterial diseases pose a serious threat to human health. Continued development of precise diagnostic methods and synergistic therapy techniques for combating bacteria are needed. Herein a hybrid nanosystem (Ag<sub>2</sub>S@ZIF-Van NS) was constructed by one-step self-assembly of Zn<sup>2+</sup>, va …

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