Crystal Wong, MD

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Hepatitis C Virus: An Increased Risk For Type 2 Diabetes

Hepatitis C Virus: An Increased Risk For Type 2 Diabetes

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Type 2 diabetes risk appears to be increased in patients with hepatitis C virus and related disorders.

USPSTF: Updated Preeclampsia Screening Recommendations

USPSTF: Updated Preeclampsia Screening Recommendations

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Women at high risk for preeclampsia should take low-dose aspirin as a preventive therapy.

Osteoporosis Care Quality Most Consistently Predicted By Primary Care

Osteoporosis Care Quality Most Consistently Predicted By Primary Care

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The most important predictor for use of osteoporosis care was receiving primary care services within 6 months following hip fracture.

ACC Revises Coronary Revascularization Criteria in Stable Ischemic Heart Disease

ACC Revises Coronary Revascularization Criteria in Stable Ischemic Heart Disease

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The 2017 criteria utilize new terminology, classify symptoms as asymptomatic or ischemic, and expand the role of fractional flow reserve.

Metabolic Bone Toxicity Possible With Certain Hepatitis Antivirals

Metabolic Bone Toxicity Possible With Certain Hepatitis Antivirals

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The long-term effects of several hepatitis virus antivirals on various aspects of bone metabolism are unclear.

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