Possible infection risks associated with opioid use are discussed by Sascha Dublin, MD, PhD, drug safety researcher at Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute.
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Despite the wide availability of effective treatments for depression and a growing effort nationwide to detect and begin treating depression during primary care visits, only about one-third of individuals newly diagnosed with depression start treatment.
Joint study by Kaiser Permanente and University of Washington finds patients with chronic kidney disease who receive implantable cardioverter defibrillators experience few benefits.
A recent Kaiser Permenante study has uncovered specific positions in the genome that are associated with variations in pressure inside the eye which could help clarify how elevated eye pressure leads to glaucoma.
Cognitive behavioral therapy (or CBT) delivered in a primary care setting is a cost-effective way to treat adolescents with depression who decline or quickly stop using antidepressants, according to a Kaiser Permanente study published today in the journal Pediatrics.