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Supplemental oxygen does not reduce infectious complications of c-section

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Women given supplemental oxygen during and after cesarean delivery do not have decreased rates of wound infection or endometritis, according to a new study published online June 20 in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Oxidative killing of bacteria by neutrophils...

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IAC for retinoblastoma has high response, but high risk of side effects

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Using intra-arterial chemotherapy to treat retinoblastoma can produce a “dramatic response,” but also comes with the risk of both mild and severe side effects, the authors of new research report in Archives of Ophthalmology. Those researchers, led by Dr. Carol Shields of...

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Intraocular pressure variation predicts visual field loss in glaucoma

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Wide variations in intraocular pressure (IOP) in glaucoma patients is associated with more progressive visual field loss, according to a report from the Collaborative Initial Glaucoma Treatment Study (CIGTS) group. “Relatively easy to capture and display measures of IOP...