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Angelman syndrome deficits rescued in mice
...n laughing and smiling, but this cheerful demeanor masks
serious neurological problems ?mental retardation, movement problems and seizures. ew research in mice, however, suggests that many of these deficits could be alleviated. Edwin Weeber, Ph.D., and colleagues reversed the neurological deficits in...
Study identifies risk factors for spread of respiratory infections in hospitals
...y, including both the use of high flow rate oxygen masks
and bi-level positive airway pressure ventilation,...tious air from these patients farther than without masks
or ventilation. Alternatively, they may generate more infectious aerosols. "There is a gap in th...
Morphine for Chest Pain Increases Death Risk
...g about what is actually causing the pain. It just masks
it, and may, in fact, make the underlying disease worse. "Morphine has the well-known and potentially harmful side effects of depressing respiration, reducing blood pressure and slowing heart rate," he continued. "These side effects could explain th...