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Lung cancer quite often recurs more than 5 years after resection

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Patients with non-small-cell lung cancer who have not had a recurrence for 5 years after resection may not yet be free and clear. Some patients with certain tumor characteristics are at significant risk for a late recurrence, a Japanese team reports in Chest for July...

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One question identifies drug abusers in primary care setting

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – According to a new report, primary care patients who may have a drug use disorder can be reliably identified with a single-question screening test: “How many times in the past year have you used an illegal drug or used a prescription medication for nonmedical...

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Use of steroids in treating anaphylaxis questioned

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) –There’s no reliable evidence to support or refute the use of glucocorticoids for treating anaphylaxis, despite recommendations found in several guidelines, according to the results of a Cochrane systematic review. “We need to put the management of anaphylaxis on to a sound...