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Avelumab Prolongs Survival in Advanced Urothelial Cancer

Findings seen in patients with advanced, metastatic disease that did not progress with first-line chemo

Hip Implant Survival Tied to Implant Choice

Implant selection easier to change than technical skills or system factors, authors say

Injuries Associated With Glass Tables Common in U.S.

56 percent of injuries in National Electronic Injury Surveillance System database due to faulty tables

Peanut-, Tree Nut-Induced Anaphylaxis Up on Halloween, Easter

Increases in risk for anaphylaxis induced by unknown nuts, peanuts among Canadian children

Hostility Predicts Mortality in Acute Coronary Syndrome

More than half of patients scored as hostile; hostility predicts all-cause mortality but not ACS recurrence

Timing of Gender-Affirming Care Linked to Mental Health

Mental health worse with late pubertal stage, older age for youth presenting for gender-affirming care

Impact of Psoriasis Explored for Hospital Outcomes of Acute MI

Myocardial infarction may occur earlier in life in patients with psoriasis

Black Women Receive Less Timely Breast Cancer Treatment

Trend persists regardless of socioeconomic status

Inverted U-Shaped Link Seen for Sleep Duration, Cognitive Decline

Decline in global cognitive z-score faster for individuals with ≤4 hours, ≥10 hours of sleep nightly

Individuals With Autism at Risk for Other Health Conditions

Risk higher compared with the general population even after controlling for smoking, alcohol use, BMI