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Effect of a Home-Based, Walking Exercise Behavior Change Intervention vs. Usual Care on Walking in Adults with Peripheral Artery Disease
Walking exercises have been found to improve outcomes for people suffering from peripheral artery disease (PAD). Specifically, among adults with PAD and intermittent claudication, a home-based, walking exercise behavior change intervention, compared with usual care, resulted in improved walking distance at three months. However, authors of the JAMA study concluded that further research is needed to determine the durability of these findings.
Cardiology April 19th 2022
Risk for Shoulder Conditions After Vaccination: A Population-Based Study Using Real-World Data
Given the high burden of shoulder conditions, clinicians should pay attention to any factors that may further increase risks. This study found a low incidence of shoulder issues following vaccination in the deltoid muscle but does delineate population at higher risk for developing these issues.
Family Medicine/General Practice March 29th 2022