Patients receiving vitamin D for deficiency without bolus doses experienced the most benefit.
Among GERD patients, the mean annual ARI episode dropped from 4.39 during the year before PPI treatment to 3.89 after treatment with a PPI.
Findings from a US claims-based retrospective study call for more effective antimicrobial treatments for patients with community-acquired pneumonia.
Surgical intervention after 24.5 days of acute pancreatitis may be beneficial for reducing postoperative complications.
The Veterans Administration and Department of Defense issue a clinical practice guideline regarding opioid therapy for chronic pain in veterans.