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What prophylactic dose should be recommended?
Both active drugs tested produced higher cure rates than placebo.
New risk factors have been added to the QRISK calculator.
Colonoscopy and fecal immunochemical test are first-tier screening modalities.
Weight loss and several measure of cardiovascular risk were similar in both groups.
Deviations from standard dosing or lack of dose reduction because of renal dysfunction are associated with greater risk for poor outcomes.
Endovascular stroke treatment should be considered even when there is extracranial carotid stenosis or occlusion along the route to the offending intracranial clot.
The Amplatzer device received approval, but cautious use is advised.
An update from 2000 includes evidence on coiling versus clipping.
These AHA/ASA guidelines emphasize the importance of early, aggressive treatment in saving lives when ICH occurs.
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