• What are the Pyschologic Effects of Infection With Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia coli?

What are the Pyschologic Effects of Infection With Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia coli?

Six months after thousands of people in Germany were infected with shiga toxin–producing Escherichia coli O104, many still had poor psychological health, persistent fatigue, and impaired quality of life, according to a follow-up study in the November issue of Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. The researchers identified risk factors that might

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  • Can Exercise Help Patients with Cirrhosis?

Can Exercise Help Patients with Cirrhosis?

Eight weeks of aerobic exercise training increased peak oxygen uptake by muscle and muscle mass, and reduced fatigue, in patients with cirrhosis, researchers report in the November issue of Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. Cirrhosis is characterized not only by hepatic fibrosis and progressive liver dysfunction, but also reduced exercise tolerance, based on decreased peak exercise

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