Q&A

mortality risk
mortality risk
09/25/2022
Lead study author Lana Mucalo, MD, discusses her team’s study examining the prevalence of opioid-related mortality in patients with sickle cell disease from 2013 to 2019. She presented her research at the...
09/25/2022
Peripheral Artery Disease
Peripheral Artery Disease
09/20/2022
New research sheds light on a novel biomarker that may accurately predict new-onset peripheral arterial disease in patients with mild to moderate chronic kidney disease. Researcher Scott E. Janus, MD,...
09/20/2022
Gender Disparities
Gender Disparities
09/19/2022
How do patterns of blood pressure change over the life course and differ between men and women? A new analysis contradicts what you think you know. Lead researcher Susan Cheng, MD, MPH, MMSc, offers her...
09/19/2022
Psoriasis
Psoriasis
09/18/2022
Consultant360 spoke with Zenas Yiu, MBChB, PhD, NIHR Clinical Lecturer in Dermatology at the University of Manchester, about a recent study examining the relationship between psoriasis and risk of serious...
09/18/2022
Antiretroviral Therapy
Antiretroviral Therapy
09/16/2022
A recent study sought to examine the risk factors for with weight gain in patients beginning antiretroviral therapy for the management of HIV. Lead author Moupali Das, MD, MPH, answered our questions in...
09/16/2022
Management
Sean P. Duffy, MD
Management
09/14/2022
The most common type of asthma is allergic asthma, with about 60% of asthma cases caused by allergies. Sean P. Duffy, MD, answers questions about the diagnosis and management of allergic asthma, as well as...
09/14/2022
blood cell count
blood cells
blood cell count
09/14/2022
In this Q&A, lead author Andriana Papaioannou, MD, PhD, discusses the role that identification of asthma phenotypes has in asthma diagnosis and management, the potential use of a complete blood cell...
09/14/2022
Preeclampsia
Preeclampsia
09/10/2022
New research indicates that the prevalence of chronic hypertension in pregnancy spiked over 13-fold from 1970 to 2010. Consultant360 discussed this finding further with lead study author Cande Ananth, PhD,...
09/10/2022
thyroid disorders
thyroid disorders
09/05/2022
Sarah J. Zader, MD, and Melissa A. Buryk, MD, answer our questions about their new study, which indicated a clear association between hyperthyroidism and mental health conditions in pediatric patients. ...
09/05/2022
smoking
smoking
09/03/2022
How is adolescent e-cigarette use associated with later cigarette and smokeless tobacco use? In this Q&A, Brittney Keller-Hamilton, PhD, MPH, answered our questions about her team’s study examining this...
09/03/2022