Daily News Podcast

Cerebral small vessel and cognitive impairment


 

Patients with hypertension who show substantial progression of cerebral small vessel disease have a sixfold higher odds of developing mild cognitive impairment compared with similar patients who do not have signs of progression. Also today, antidepressants are tied to greater hip fracture incidence, a hospital readmission reduction program may be doing more harm than good, and the flu season rages on with 19 states showing high activity in the final week of 2018.

Amazon Alexa
Apple Podcasts
Google Podcasts
Spotify

Recommended Reading

2018-2019 flu season starts in earnest
MDedge Pediatrics
CDC: Flu activity ‘high’ in nine states
MDedge Pediatrics
Topical antibiotic decolonizes S. aureus in NICU infants
MDedge Pediatrics
Aspirin and Omega-3 fatty acids fail
MDedge Pediatrics
Flu season intensifies: High activity now in 19 states
MDedge Pediatrics