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AI can detect low-glucose levels via ECG without fingerpick test

Tracking sugar in the blood is crucial for both healthy individuals and diabetic patients. Current methods to measure glucose requires needles and repeated fingerpicks over the day. Fingerpicks can often be painful, deterring patient compliance. A new technique developed by researchers at the University of Warwick uses the latest findings of Artificial Intelligence to detect…

By Jose Scott January 15, 2020 0

2015 Innovations in Clinical Care Award–Sherita Golden, M.D., M.H.S., Glucose Management Team, JHH

(electronic keyboard music)>>I currently serve as director of The John Hopkins Hospital glucose management program. Our program has really consists of two core components. One is our inpatient diabetes management service. We oversee two nurse practitioners who see complex patients with diabetes and assist in their clinical management. And then we have our glucose steering…

By Jose Scott January 14, 2020 0

Additional Insulin Injection May Reduce Heart Disease Risk in Patients with Type 1 Diabetes

Here’s the latest on Xtalks.com: A small clinical trial has found that patients with type 1 diabetes who were given an additional insulin injection three hours after consuming a meal may have a decreased risk of developing cardiovascular disease. As cardiovascular diseases – including heart attack and stroke -are the number one cause of death…

By Jose Scott January 13, 2020 0

Septic Arthritis

Hello, everyone. My name is Laura and today I’ll be talking to you about septic arthritis, which is inflammation of a joint due to bacterial or fungal infection. In today’s lecture we’ll go over the following learning objectives. What is the differential diagnosis for acute monoarthritis? How can we confidently diagnose septic arthritis? What is…

By Jose Scott January 9, 2020 0

Rheumatoid Arthritis | does fish oil work in ra

Does fish oil really work for RA? Maybe… Fish oil for RA: Treat to target? Nancy Walsh writing for MedPage Today reported patients with early rheumatoid arthritis receiving “triple therapy” with conventional disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs (DMARDs) were less likely to respond inadequately when given supplementary fish oil, Australian researchers found. After a year of treatment,…

By Jose Scott January 9, 2020 0