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SpikeNet, a computer algorithm that analyzes EEG waveforms, was more accurate than fellowship-trained clinical neurophysiologists and the standard commercial software at detecting interictal epileptiform discharges.
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Vitamin C Does Not Decrease Risk of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome After Distal Radius Fracture in Double-Blind, Randomized Trial
Researchers at the Department of Orthopaedics are conducting clinical studies to improve the treatment of common clinical problems. A new double-blind randomized trial showed no therapeutic benefit of vitamin C therapy to reduce the incidence of complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) following distal radius fracture.
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Among nulliparous women presenting with prelabor rupture of membranes at term and unfavorable cervical dilation, oxytocin was associated with a significantly shorter admission-to-delivery interval and fewer vaginal exams compared with buccal misoprostol.
Elevations in a hormone may be linked to abnormal blood flow, inflammation, and plaque in the heart. This study will evaluate whether blocking the hormone will improve cardiovascular disease in HIV individuals using heart imaging studies.