Roxanne Nelson, BSN, RN

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Postoperative Radioactive Iodine Ablation Effective in Reducing Disease Recurrence in Low-Risk Thyroid Cancer

Postoperative Radioactive Iodine Ablation Effective in Reducing Disease Recurrence in Low-Risk Thyroid Cancer

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Investigators reported outcomes of a randomized phase 3 trial that assessed the use of radioactive iodine following surgical resection in patients with low-risk thyroid cancer.

Kidney Function Decline Occurs Nearly Twice as Fast in Diabetes

Kidney Function Decline Occurs Nearly Twice as Fast in Diabetes

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Long-term kidney disease trajectories were examined in patients with and without diabetes.

Reduced Mortality for Women Undergoing Assisted Reproduction Likely Due to "Healthy Patient Effect"

Reduced Mortality for Women Undergoing Assisted Reproduction Likely Due to "Healthy Patient Effect"

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Researchers sought to determine whether the reduced mortality seen in women receiving reproductive assistance occurred as a result of improved general health in this population.

SGLT2 Inhibitor Use Linked to Lower Risk for Heart Failure, Death in Type 2 Diabetes

SGLT2 Inhibitor Use Linked to Lower Risk for Heart Failure, Death in Type 2 Diabetes

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Regardless of presence of preexisting cardiovascular disease, SGLT2 inhibitors were associated with lower risk for death and heart failure.

Metabolic Health Maintenance Key to Preventing Cardiovascular Disease

Metabolic Health Maintenance Key to Preventing Cardiovascular Disease

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Regardless of long-term metabolic health maintenance, obesity remains a risk factor for cardiovascular disease.

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