Trending Clinical Topics

 
 
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Alcohol After evidence confirmed a spike in alcohol consumption during the pandemic, a host of new studies about adverse effects throughout the body resulted in this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Sacubitril/Valsartan Disappointing results from a study presented at the American College of Cardiology 2021 Scientific Session led to this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Bipolar Disorder Recent studies on bipolar disorder have examined a possible biomarker, a potential association with calcium imbalance, and new treatment options, leading to this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Coffee Recent studies about coffee intake and its link to various health conditions resulted in this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Shift Work Recent studies linking adverse health conditions, including COVID-19, to shift work resulted in this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: P.1 Coronavirus Variant New details about the transmissibility and antibody response of the P.1 coronavirus variant first identified in Brazil resulted in this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: COVID Antibody Cocktail Details about phase 3 data regarding protection against COVID-19 conferred by Regeneron's monoclonal antibody cocktail led to this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Pandemic Periods Surveys suggesting that the pandemic has had a drastic effect on menstrual cycles, as well as news about other gynecologic and urologic concerns, resulted in this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Saliva New research into COVID transmission and disease development, as well as a potential game-changing test for sports-related concussions, made saliva this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Thyroid and COVID-19 A study revealing an association between subacute thyroiditis and COVID-19, as well as new findings regarding thyroid testing and treatments, resulted in this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Obesity and COVID Further insight into the relationship between obesity and COVID-19, including concerns about antibody response to vaccination, resulted in this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: COVID Treatments Although the focus has largely been on vaccinations and COVID-19 prevention, recent studies and guidance regarding potential treatments have become this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: PASC As questions about the condition continue, a new acronym for what has been called "long COVID" was recently introduced and is this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Single-Dose Vaccination Data about the efficacy of a single dose of Pfizer and Moderna vaccines, as well as key information about the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, resulted in this week's trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: COVID Brain Fog Discovery of a possible key to a long-term COVID concern, the development of new guidelines, and the creation of a neurologic symptom database resulted in this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: COVID Hurricane The emergence of coronavirus variants and concerns about reinfection have prompted an infectious disease expert to predict that a "category 5 COVID hurricane" is on its way.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Double Masking News about the increased transmissibility of some coronavirus variants has led to questions about the best protection strategies.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Coronasomnia Sleep problems associated with the COVID-19 pandemic may have potentially serious consequences. The phenomenon has been given a specific name, which is our top trending clinical term this week.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: B.1.1.7 Variant Concern about the emergence of a new, more transmissible SARS-CoV-2 variant and its impact on vaccination efforts resulted in this week's top trending clinical topic.
  • Trending Clinical Topic: Right-sided Colon Cancer Varied news about colon cancer, including concerning results from a biopsy study, resulted in this week's top trending clinical topic.