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PulmonologyInfectious Diseases

Clinical decision making in the diagnosis of community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) should be based on a clinician´s overall judgment as no individual clinical sign or symptom is adequate to rule in or rule out CAP.

Ebell et al., Academic Emergency Medicine, 27 July 2020

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Sleep Medicine

Reduction in deep sleep, an important side effect of sleep-promoting drugs, could be happening because of hypnotics interfering with alpha3 subunits of GABA receptors in the brain's thalamus.

Uygun et al., Nature Communications, 26 April 2022

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CardiologyEpidemiology

Individuals who recovered from COVID-19 have an increased risk of various cardiovascular disorders in the months following the acute disease.

Xie et al., Nature Medicine, 7 February 2022

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Nutrition and Obesity

Almost 10% of adults in the US suffer from alcohol use disorder which leads to numerous health problems and more than 1 month of workplace absence annually.

Parsley et al., JAMA Network Open, 17 March 2022

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