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High-flow nasal cannula oxygen compared to standard oxygen therapy is not associated with a significant reduction in mortality in patients with respiratory failure due to COVID-19 - The SOHO-Randomized Clinical Trial |  Medicine in 2 Minutes

High-flow nasal cannula oxygen compared to standard oxygen therapy is not associated with a significant reduction in mortality in patients with respiratory failure due to COVID-19 – The SOHO-Randomized Clinical Trial | Medicine in 2 Minutes

1. In this randomized controlled trial, among 711 patients with respiratory failure due to COVID-19, day 28 mortality was 10% in the high-flow oxygen group and 11% in the oxygen therapy group standard. 2. The intubation rate was significantly lower with high flow oxygen (45%) than with standard oxygen (53%). Level of evidence assessment: 1 …

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Senator Mike Lee wants to repeal the Inflation Reduction Act's drug price caps

Senator Mike Lee wants to repeal the Inflation Reduction Act’s drug price caps

Sen. Mike Lee is seeking to repeal provisions that cap prescription drug prices for Medicare and Medicaid patients. The Inflation Reduction Actwhich was signed into law in August, includes the requirement that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services negotiate a maximum price for certain brand-name prescription drugs with no generic equivalent. The Republican Senator’s …

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The court finds that $400 million was paid into the reduction fund.

The court finds that $400 million was paid into the reduction fund.

Wednesday, September 28, 2022 In Sherwin-Williams Co. v. Certain Underwriters at Lloyd’s London, et al., the Eighth District Court of Appeals for Ohio, reversed the lower court’s decision, finding that money paid by the insured to a reduction fund constituted “damages” because that indefinite term was used in policyholder’s insurance policies. 2022-Ohio-3031, ¶ 1. Sherwin-Williams …

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What do you know about the Inflation Reduction Act?

What do you know about the Inflation Reduction Act?

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New Catheter Leads to Remarkable Reduction in Pulmonary Artery Blockage

New Catheter Leads to Remarkable Reduction in Pulmonary Artery Blockage

A device known as BASHIR™ The endovascular catheter (THROMBOLEX, Inc.) significantly reduces the size of blood clots lodged in the pulmonary arteries, leading to improved heart function in patients with pulmonary embolism, researchers from the Lewis Katz School of Medicine have announced. Medicine from Temple University in a Late-Breaking Innovation Session at the 2022 Transcatheter …

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Study shows reduction in blood pressure with Medtronic renal denervation procedure

Study shows reduction in blood pressure with Medtronic renal denervation procedure

The Symplicity Spyral Kidney Denervation System delivers energy to the nerves leading to the kidneys, which helps regulate blood pressure. [Image courtesy of Medtronic] Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) has announced data from a study demonstrating a significant reduction in blood pressure with the Symplicity Renal Denervation System. The SYMPLICITY HTN-3 clinical trial observed subjects who underwent radiofrequency …

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