Vasculitides | Annals of Internal Medicine | American College of Physicians
Heart Attacks, Strokes, and Peripheral Artery Disease in Patients With Giant-Cell Arteritis ... Acute Coronary Syndromes (2). *Adrenal Disorders (2). *Esophageal Disorders (2). *Hospital Medicine (2) ...http://annals.org/articlebrowse.aspx?fl_CategoryIDs=6074&categoryIDs=6074
Geriatric Medicine | Annals of Internal Medicine | American College of Physicians
An exercise intervention during acute hospitalization improved function and cognition at discharge in older adults View: Full ... Liver Disease (4). *Peptic Disease (4). *Peptic Ulcer (4). *Sleep Disorders (4) ...https://annals.org/aim/channel?categoryIDs=5978
Geriatric Medicine | Annals of Internal Medicine | American College of Physicians
Liver Disease (4). *Peptic Disease (4). *Peptic Ulcer (4). *Sleep Disorders (4) ... Acute Coronary Syndromes (12). *Stroke (12). *Heart Failure (11). *Rhythm Disorders and Devices (11) ...http://annals.org/aim/channel?categoryIDs=5978
Sex-Based Outcomes of Darunavir-Ritonavir TherapyA Single-Group Trial | Annals of Internal Medicine | American College of...
More men had Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Category C disease than women; men also tended to have more protease ... acute viral hepatitis; grade 3 or 4 laboratory abnormalities besides asymptomatic glucose elevations and asymptomatic ... Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. HIV/AIDS surveillance report. Cases of HIV infection and AIDS in the United States ... Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. HIV/AIDS among women. Accessed atwww.cdc.gov/hiv/topics/women/resources/factsheets/ ...http://annals.org/aim/fullarticle/746084/sex-based-outcomes-darunavir-ritonavir-therapy-single-group-trial
Blood Products for Spanish Influenza: A Future H5N1 Treatment? | Annals of Internal Medicine | American College of Physicians
We were able to retrieve a plasma sample from the patient that had been obtained 2 weeks before the acute onset of disease. We ... The acute onset and nearly fatal course resembled that of patients during the Spanish influenza pandemic. ... as opposed to the almost total disappearance of immunoglobulins in the acute stage of the illness. ...https://annals.org/aim/article-abstract/734561/blood-products-spanish-influenza-future-h5n1-treatment
Azithromycin Compared with Amoxicillin in the Treatment of Erythema Migrans: A Double-Blind, Randomized, Controlled Trial |...
Azithromycin once daily for 1 year reduced acute COPD exacerbations Annals of Internal Medicine; 156 (2): JC1-10 ... with amoxicillin were significantly more likely than those treated with azithromycin to achieve complete resolution of disease ... Acute manifestations and sequelae were assessed using a standardized format. Baseline clinical characteristics and response ...https://annals.org/aim/article-abstract/709606/azithromycin-compared-amoxicillin-treatment-erythema-migrans-double-blind-randomized-controlled
Factitious Fever and Self-Induced InfectionA Report of 32 Cases and Review of the Literature | Annals of Internal Medicine |...
Targeting management of fever, hyperglycemia, and swallowing improved outcomes in acute stroke Annals of Internal Medicine; 156 ... Targeting management of fever, hyperglycemia, and swallowing improved outcomes in acute stroke Annals of Internal Medicine; 156 ...http://annals.org/aim/article-abstract/692753/factitious-fever-self-induced-infection-report-32-cases-review-literature
Coronary Artery Spasm | Annals of Internal Medicine | American College of Physicians
Recurrent acute coronary syndrome in a patient with right coronary artery ectasia: a case report. ... Coronary artery spasm is an important pathogenetic mechanism in some forms of myocardial ischemic disease. Factors that may be ... pathogenetic mechanism in Prinzmetal's variant angina and has been found in association with classic angina pectoris and acute ...https://annals.org/aim/article-abstract/693342/coronary-artery-spasm
PROBABLE INFECTIOUS MONONUCLEOSIS WITHOUT POSITIVE HETEROPHIL AGGLUTINATION TESTS* | Annals of Internal Medicine | American...
Infectious Disease. PubMed Articles. Acute Epstein-Barr virus-positive cytotoxic T cell lymphoid hyperplasia in the upper ...http://annals.org/aim/article-abstract/676192/probable-infectious-mononucleosis-without-positive-heterophil-agglutination-tests
Volume 139 Issue 12 | Annals of Internal Medicine | American College of Physicians
... relief of chest pain with nitroglycerin did not predict active coronary artery disease in patients admitted for acute chest ... Triage of Patients with Acute Chest Pain and Possible Cardiac Ischemia: The Elusive Search for Diagnostic Perfection Free ... The authors discuss the diagnosis and triage of patients presenting with acute chest pain or with symptoms consistent with ... This Update focuses on a variety of topics in the field: disease prevention and health promotion, cognitive training, physical ...http://annals.org/aim/issue/20055
Screening for Chlamydial Infection | Annals of Internal Medicine | American College of Physicians
Burden of Disease. Chlamydia trachomatis infection is the most commonly reported sexually transmitted infection in the United ... Chlamydial infection in men can cause nongonococcal urethritis and acute epididymitis, and in rare instances may result in ... This disease, in turn, can lead to ectopic pregnancy, infertility, and chronic pelvic pain. Chlamydial infection during ... Appropriate treatment of chlamydial infection has been outlined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) (www. ...http://annals.org/aim/fullarticle/735665/screening-chlamydial-infection-u-s-preventive-services-task-force-recommendation
Otic Infection Due to Pneumocystis carinii in an Apparently Healthy Man with Antibody to the Human Immunodeficiency Virus |...
A 36-year-old Hispanic man had had several episodes of acute otitis media as a child that required bilateral myringotomy and ... The patient, a former drug addict, had no evidence of pulmonary disease but had antibody to the human immunodeficiency virus ( ... Pneumocystis carinii rarely presents outside the lung; when it does, it occurs with lung involvement and severe disease. We ...http://annals.org/aim/article-abstract/701700/otic-infection-due-pneumocystis-carinii-apparently-healthy-man-antibody-human
Review: CABG and percutaneous coronary intervention do not differ for long-term mortality in multivessel coronary artery...
PCI was not as effective as CABG for severe coronary artery disease at 5 years Annals of Internal Medicine; 159 (2): JC4 ... Assessing the performance of the PRECISE-DAPT and PARIS risk scores for predicting 1-year out-of-hospital bleeding in acute ... PCI was not as effective as CABG for severe coronary artery disease at 5 years Annals of Internal Medicine; 159 (2): JC4 ... Percutaneous coronary intervention was not as effective as CABG for severe coronary artery disease Annals of Internal Medicine; ...http://annals.org/aim/article-abstract/1032729/review-cabg-percutaneous-coronary-intervention-do-differ-long-term-mortality
Clinical Trials in Congestive Heart Failure: Why Do Studies Report Conflicting Results? | Annals of Internal Medicine |...
... we commonly read reports about advances in the treatment of acute and chronic diseases. Some reports describe highly favorable ... Why should studies using the same drug administered to patients with the same disease differ so markedly in their conclusions ... Clinical Outcomes of Metformin Use in Populations With Chronic Kidney Disease, Congestive Heart Failure, or Chronic Liver ... Clinical characteristics and prognostic factors in acute coronary syndrome patients complicated with cardiogenic shock in Japan ...https://annals.org/aim/article-abstract/702388/clinical-trials-congestive-heart-failure-why-do-studies-report-conflicting
EXTERNAL TRAUMA IN RELATION TO ULCER OF THE STOMACH AND DUODENUM*REPORT OF FIVE CASES | Annals of Internal Medicine | American...
The Acute and Chronic Peptic Lesions of the Stomach and the Duodenum: Their Frequency, Mutual Relation and Correlation with ... Other Diseases. Annals of Internal Medicine; 53 (3): 622 GASTRIC CANCER ON ULCER: A CLINICAL ANALYSIS OF A SERIES OF CASES ...http://annals.org/aim/article-abstract/670602/external-trauma-relation-ulcer-stomach-duodenum-report-five-cases
THE HISTORY OF THE INVENTION AND DEVELOPMENT OF THE STOMACH AND DUODENAL TUBES* | Annals of Internal Medicine | American...
The Acute and Chronic Peptic Lesions of the Stomach and the Duodenum: Their Frequency, Mutual Relation and Correlation with ... Other Diseases. Annals of Internal Medicine; 53 (3): 622 The Stomach and Duodenum. Annals of Internal Medicine; 9 (12): 1755- ...https://annals.org/aim/article-abstract/670730/history-invention-development-stomach-duodenal-tubes
Antigen Detection in the Diagnosis of Invasive AspergillosisUtility in Controlled, Blinded Trials | Annals of Internal Medicine...
Invasive Aspergillosis in Acute Leukemia: Correlation with Nose Cultures and Antibiotic Use Annals of Internal Medicine; 90 (1 ... Requests for reprints should be addressed to Marc H. Weiner, M.D.; Infectious Diseases Section (111F), Audie Murphy Veterans ... but not in 8 acute leukemic controls or in 24 normal controls. Fungal antigenemia persisted for 8 to 75 days in 4 patients and ...http://annals.org/aim/article-abstract/697383/antigen-detection-diagnosis-invasive-aspergillosis-utility-controlled-blinded-trials
Stopping Antibiotic Therapy in Neutropenic Patients | Annals of Internal Medicine | American College of Physicians
Because of the lack of acute inflammatory cells, the usual signs of infection are often absent in these patients. Therefore, ... Infectious Disease. PubMed Articles. Oral eradication therapy for melioidosis: important but not without risks. ... Meta-analysis: Procalcitonin-guided antibiotic therapy reduces treatment failure in acute respiratory infection Annals of ... Meta-analysis: Procalcitonin-guided antibiotic therapy reduces treatment failure in acute respiratory infection Annals of ...https://annals.org/aim/article-abstract/701111/stopping-antibiotic-therapy-neutropenic-patients
Transfusion of Blood Components from a Donor with Human T-Lymphotropic Virus Type II (HTLV-II) Infection | Annals of Internal...
Fatal Epstein-Barr-Virus-Associated Proliferation of Donor B Cells After Treatment of Acute Graft-Versus-Host Disease with a ... A restrictive transfusion strategy reduced 45-day mortality in patients with acute upper GI bleeding Annals of Internal ... Foot-and-mouth disease in Southern Ghana: occurrence and molecular characterization of circulating viruses. ... but the lack of evidence that HTLV-II infection is associated with other diseases is not necessarily meaningful because ...https://annals.org/aim/article-abstract/704156/transfusion-blood-components-from-donor-human-t-lymphotropic-virus-type
TRICHINOSIS: REPORT OF AN EPIDEMIC* | Annals of Internal Medicine | American College of Physicians
Trichinosis is an acute disease usually occurring in man following the ingestion of pork products infested with the encysted ...http://annals.org/aim/article-abstract/673521/trichinosis-report-epidemic
Q FEVER ASSOCIATED WITH GRANULOMATOUS HEPATITIS* | Annals of Internal Medicine | American College of Physicians
Q fever is an acute febrile disease with systemic manifestations, caused by the rickettsia Coxiella burnetii, and usually ... Granulomatous Hepatitis Due to Candida albicans in Patients with Acute Leukemia Annals of Internal Medicine; 94 (4_Part_1): 475 ... Emphasis is usually placed on the pulmonary aspects of the disease; however, we are reporting three cases of Q fever that came ...http://annals.org/aim/article-abstract/677698/q-fever-associated-granulomatous-hepatitis
Hepatitis C in Patients Undergoing Liver Transplantation | Annals of Internal Medicine | American College of Physicians
No patient with another form of chronic liver disease or with acute liver failure due to non-A non-B hepatitis was anti-HCV ... Conclusions: Hepatitis C virus is a common cause of chronic liver disease in patients requiring liver transplantation, but anti ... is rarely found in patients with acute liver failure. Previous HCV infection, based on detection of anti-HCV, is not an ...http://annals.org/aim/article-abstract/704481/hepatitis-c-patients-undergoing-liver-transplantation
Fatal Exserohilum Meningitis and Central Nervous System Vasculitis After Cervical Epidural Methylprednisolone Injection |...
Discussion: Human disease caused by Exserohilum species is rare, and fulminant meningitis has not been reported (2). To date, ... with concomitant acute inflammatory response. MRI = magnetic resonance imaging. ... Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Multistate outbreak of fungal infection associated with injection of ... Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Exophiala infection from contaminated injectable steroids prepared by a ...http://annals.org/aim/fullarticle/1384432/fatal-exserohilum-meningitis-central-nervous-system-vasculitis-after-cervical-epidural
Diagnostic Imaging for Low Back Pain: Advice for High-Value Health Care From the American College of Physicians | Annals of...
In an acute low back pain trial that performed lumbar spine MRI on all patients (48), patients randomly assigned to routinely ... Most studies of diagnostic tests estimate their accuracy at identifying a disease or condition, but even accurate tests may not ... A survey of U.S. physicians (62) found that more than one third would order lumbar MRI for uncomplicated acute low back pain if ... Most patients with acute back pain, with or without radiculopathy, have substantial improvements in pain and function in the ...http://annals.org/aim/fullarticle/746774/diagnostic-imaging-low-back-pain-advice-high-value-health-care?issueno=3&atab=10
A Summary of the Methods That the National Clinical Guideline Centre Uses to Produce Clinical Guidelines for the National...
Incidence and Prognosis of Acute Kidney Diseases and Disorders Using an Integrated Approach to Laboratory Measurements in a ... Selection of topics is based on many factors, including the burden of disease, the impact on resources, the importance of ... it was established in 2009 from a merger of 4 smaller guideline-producing centers specializing in acute care, chronic ... that are based on the best available evidence for the appropriate treatment and care of people with specific diseases and ...https://annals.org/aim/fullarticle/746970/summary-methods-national-clinical-guideline-centre-uses-produce-clinical-guidelines