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Rapid PCR tests do not change management of acute respiratory infection in children

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – While real-time polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) testing is sensitive and rapid in diagnosing the cause of acute respiratory infection in children, it does not lead to significant changes in care. That’s according to the...

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Commonly used antihypertensives may worsen lower urinary tract symptoms

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – The use of certain antihypertensives may worsen lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS), but there are significant differences between medications and genders, researchers from a report in the September 27th online BJU...

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Prompt ACL repair may be called for in young patients

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Young patients who undergo surgical reconstruction of an acute anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tear more than 3 months after the injury, appear to be at greater risk of having sustained irreparable medial meniscal tears...