Tag Archives: Outcomes

Worse Outcomes in Community-Acquired Pneumonia Linked to Higher FGF21 Levels

January 21, 2019 Share this content: A secondary analysis of 2 clinical trials revealed that patients with CAP who present with higher FGF21 may have an increased risk for 30-day mortality. A secondary analysis of 2 clinical trials found that patients with moderate-to-severe community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) have an increased risk for clinical instability, prolonged hospitalization,… Read More »

Walgreens, Verily to work on projects to improve health outcomes

One of the nation’s largest drug store chains is staking a position in healthcare through an alliance with a tech company’s life sciences arm. Walgreens Boots Alliance is collaborating with Verily, an Alphabet company, on several projects under a broad agreement aimed at improving health outcomes for patients with chronic conditions. The move is yet… Read More »

Treatment of Panic Disorder with Antidepressants Associated with Better Outcomes

While we have focused a great deal on the emergence of mood disorders during pregnancy and the postpartum period, there is a growing body of literature that indicates that anxiety symptoms are prevalent during this period of time and may also affect pregnancy outcomes.  Although many women with panic disorder attempt to discontinue their medications… Read More »