This study summarizes transfusion recommendations from the AABB (formerly known as the American Association of Blood Banks) based on randomized clinical trials.
This observational follow-up study of a clinical trial cohort of patients with type 1 diabetes (N=1441) reported a modestly lower all-cause mortality rate among patients who received 6.5 years of initial intensive diabetes therapy vs conventional therapy.
This randomized trial reports that in high-risk patients undergoing cardiac surgery, remote ischemic preconditioning performed via blood pressure cuff inflation significantly reduced the rate of acute kidney injury and renal replacement therapy.
This randomized clinical trial compares the effects of a below-knee cast vs surgery on ankle symptoms and functional outcomes at 6 months among older adults with an unstable ankle fracture.
Puthucheary and coauthors report on acute skeletal muscle wasting in critical illness. In an accompanying Editorial, Batt and coauthors discuss muscle injury during critical illness.
This retrospective pooled analysis of 8 clinical trials reports that obstructive non–infarct-related artery disease was common among patients presenting with ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI).