Welcome to our June issue of EMJ, spotlighting the impact of climate change on patient outcomes and medical practice. This issue shares insightful reviews, research articles, and case studies from across medical disciplines, including research into gender differences in how air pollution influences exacerbations of COPD. Interviews from climate change advocates within the medical community delve into the future of medical education and mental health provision.
Latest articlesAll articles
Umbilical Cord Haematoma and Uterine Torsion: Rare Pregnancy Complications at Tu Du Hospital in Vietnam and a Review of Literature
Abnormalities of the umbilical cord are very common in pregnancy. These include marginal insertion, velamentous cord insertion, umbilical cord true knot, umbilical torsion, and many more.
Tackling Unmet Medical Need: How Slow-Release Intra-articular Corticosteroids Could Play a Role in Improving Quality of Life and Reducing Risk in Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis (OA) is the fastest growing cause of disability worldwide, but, with few proven therapeutic options, it is an underserved condition. With increasingly ageing populations contributing to a rising global prevalence, this unmet need only threatens to worsen in the coming years.
Tackling Extended Hospital Stays in Patients with Acute Bacterial Skin and Skin Structure Infections
Hospitalisation rates for acute bacterial skin and skin structure infection (ABSSSI) are rising and represent a large pharmacoeconomic burden as treatment may involve an extended number of days of antibiotic therapy.