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Dental disease and risk of coronary heart disease and mortality.
TLDR
Dental disease is associated with an increased risk of coronary heart disease, particularly in young men, and may be a more general indicator of personal hygiene and possibly health care practices.
Paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia in the general population.
Influenza and the rates of hospitalization for respiratory disease among infants and young children.
TLDR
Infants and young children without chronic or serious medical conditions are at increased risk for hospitalization during influenza seasons, and routine influenza vaccination should be considered in these children.
Understanding vaccine safety information from the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System.
TLDR
The Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System is useful in detecting adverse events related to vaccines and most recently was used for enhanced reporting of adverse events in the national smallpox immunization campaign.
US Case Reports of Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis With Thrombocytopenia After Ad26.COV2.S Vaccination, March 2 to April 21, 2021.
TLDR
A case series of 12 US patients with CVST and thrombocytopenia following use of the Ad26.COV2.S vaccine is described to inform clinical guidance as Ad 26.COv2.C.S vaccination resumes in the US as well as investigations into the potential relationship between Ad26,COV1.S and heparin exposure.
Risk of intussusception after monovalent rotavirus vaccination.
TLDR
A significant increase in the rate of intussusception after vaccination is observed, a risk that must be weighed against the benefits of preventing rotavirus-associated illness.
Risk factors for carpal tunnel syndrome in a general population.
TLDR
Cpal tunnel syndrome is a work related disease, although some important measures of occupational exposure, including keyboard use, were not risk factors in this general population study.
Diabetes mellitus in Egypt: glycaemic control and microvascular and neuropathic complications
TLDR
The purpose was to describe glycaemic control and the prevalence of microvascular and neuropathic complications among Egyptians with diagnosed diabetes, previously undiagnosed diabetes, impaired glucose tolerance, and normal glucose tolerance.
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