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Cardiology Management

Statins May Reduce COVID-19 Severity

2021 20 Jul

Findings from a new study published in PLOS ONE show that patients taking statins had a 41% lower risk of in-hospital death from COVID-19.  Statins are used to reduce blood cholesterol levels by blocking liver enzymes responsible for making cholesterol. This category of drugs is widely prescribed worldwide. According to the CDC, 93% of patients who... Read more

IMAGING Management

Infrared Thermography Offers Faster Diagnosis of Orthopaedic Injuries

2015 04 Dec

Researchers in Spain have confirmed the effectiveness of infrared thermography for detection and early diagnosis of orthopaedic injuries, according to a study published in the Journal of Medical Imaging and Health Informatics . Results show that this technology is a great support tool to correctly identify the presence or absence of injuries in a particular... Read more