PopMuse: Pathology and Medicine http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2019 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Jobs come under threat at troubled Karolinska hospital in Sweden http://feeds.bmj.com/~r/bmj/recent/~3/G0lQwh7bxFI/bmj.l6479.short http://feeds.bmj.com/~r/bmj/recent/~3/G0lQwh7bxFI/bmj.l6479.short Tue, 12 Nov 2019 14:41:04 UTC Marta Paterlini at Latest headlines from BMJ Some 250 doctors and 350 nurses at the New Karolinska Hospital (NKS) in Stockholm have been warned that they could lose their jobs because of an unexpected deficit of SEK1.6bn (�128m; �150m; $165m)... http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Rammya Mathew: We need to rise above racist abuse and challenge attitudes http://feeds.bmj.com/~r/bmj/recent/~3/NjHNw07HxMw/bmj.l6474.short http://feeds.bmj.com/~r/bmj/recent/~3/NjHNw07HxMw/bmj.l6474.short Tue, 12 Nov 2019 13:56:00 UTC Rammya Mathew at Latest headlines from BMJ The recent case of Radhakrishna Shanbhag, a senior trauma and orthopaedic surgeon who was asked by a patient if a white doctor could do his operation instead, has hit the headlines.1 It shines a... http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Rising opioid prescriptions may not be a crisis http://feeds.bmj.com/~r/bmj/recent/~3/5r6rr4nR3ag/bmj.l6452.short http://feeds.bmj.com/~r/bmj/recent/~3/5r6rr4nR3ag/bmj.l6452.short Tue, 12 Nov 2019 12:36:01 UTC Lukas Radbruch at Latest headlines from BMJ Smith and colleagues describe widespread opioid prescribing and use in European and North American countries.1 The editorial, however, neglects some important factors, such as the contribution of... http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Most of the world’s population lacks access to opioid drugs for pain control http://feeds.bmj.com/~r/bmj/recent/~3/0wjX4mEhw0A/bmj.l6448.short http://feeds.bmj.com/~r/bmj/recent/~3/0wjX4mEhw0A/bmj.l6448.short Tue, 12 Nov 2019 12:31:02 UTC Clare Gardiner at Latest headlines from BMJ Smith and colleagues say that opioid prescribing is rising in many countries,1 with the result that use is “widespread.” While this may be true in high income countries, we must remember that lack of... http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Drug related deaths: playing politics while people die http://feeds.bmj.com/~r/bmj/recent/~3/EZTrTG12H6M/bmj.l6436.short http://feeds.bmj.com/~r/bmj/recent/~3/EZTrTG12H6M/bmj.l6436.short Tue, 12 Nov 2019 12:16:04 UTC Niamh Eastwood at Latest headlines from BMJ Once again the UK has recorded its highest rate of drug related deaths—this is the seventh annual increase we have witnessed. The number of people dying is now at unprecedented levels, which has led... http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Can a low income country move towards universal health coverage? http://feeds.bmj.com/~r/bmj/recent/~3/zKAsqw329GI/bmj.l6198.short http://feeds.bmj.com/~r/bmj/recent/~3/zKAsqw329GI/bmj.l6198.short Tue, 12 Nov 2019 12:15:22 UTC Sophie Arie at Latest headlines from BMJ Mali is a vast and troubled country. Much of it is lawless Sahara desert, where UN peacekeepers have failed in recent years to root out jihadists and criminal gangs. To the south, where the Sahara... http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Signet ring cell variant of follicular thyroid carcinoma: Report of two cases with focus on morphological, expressional and genetic characteristics https://diagnosticpathology.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13000-019-0904-3 https://diagnosticpathology.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13000-019-0904-3 Thu, 07 Nov 2019 00:00:00 UTC Martin Hysek, Kenbugul Jatta, Adam Stenman, Eva Darai-Ramqvist, Jan Zedenius, Anders Höög and C. Christofer Juhlin at Most Recent Articles: Diagnostic Pathology Follicular thyroid carcinoma (FTC) is a neoplasm that presents with a micro-follicular growth pattern and a neutrally stained cytoplasm. Seldom, FTCs display unusual morphological characteristics – but given t... http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Vulvar myeloid sarcoma as the presenting symptom of acute myeloid leukemia: a case report and literature review of Chinese patients, 1999–2018 https://diagnosticpathology.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13000-019-0892-3 https://diagnosticpathology.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13000-019-0892-3 Thu, 07 Nov 2019 00:00:00 UTC Xilin Zhang, Peichen Huang, Zhuo Chen, Xinling Bi, Ying Wang and Jianhua Wu at Most Recent Articles: Diagnostic Pathology Myeloid sarcoma (MS), which represents a rare malignancy that comprises of myeloid blasts occurring at extra-medullary sites, closely correlates with the onset and relapse of acute myeloid leukemia (AML) and o... http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Vulvar Paget disease secondary to high-grade urothelial carcinoma with underlying massive vascular embolization and cervical involvement: case report of unusual presentation https://diagnosticpathology.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13000-019-0895-0 https://diagnosticpathology.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13000-019-0895-0 Thu, 07 Nov 2019 00:00:00 UTC Walquiria Quida Salles Pereira Primo, Guttenberg Rodrigues Pereira Primo, Dunya Bachour Basilio, Karime Kalil Machado, Jesus Paula Carvalho and Filomena M. Carvalho at Most Recent Articles: Diagnostic Pathology Vulvar extramammary Paget disease is a rare chronic condition, that presents with non-specific symptoms such as pruritus and eczematous lesions. Because most of these lesions are noninvasive, the distinction b... http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ The role of p-Stat3 Y705 immunohistochemistry in glioblastoma prognosis https://diagnosticpathology.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13000-019-0903-4 https://diagnosticpathology.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13000-019-0903-4 Tue, 05 Nov 2019 00:00:00 UTC Sergiu Susman, Radu Pîrlog, Daniel Leucuța, Andrei Otto Mitre, Vlad Adrian Padurean, Carmen Melincovici, Ioana Moldovan, Doinița Crișan and Stefan Ioan Florian at Most Recent Articles: Diagnostic Pathology In spite of the multimodal treatment used today, glioblastoma is still the most aggressive and lethal cerebral tumour. To increase survival in these patients, novel therapeutic targets must be discovered. 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