March 7–13. World Glaucoma Week.
March 11. World Delirium Awareness Day.
March 12. World Kidney Day.
March 13. World Sleep Day.
Fruit Intake and Mortality
Wang D, et al. Circulation. 2021.
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The KDIGO 2021 Clinical Practice Guideline on the Management of Blood Pressure in Chronic Kidney Disease is published.
The top 10 causes of death were analised by the World Health Organization.
Based on several high-quality randomized controlled trials with large numbers of participants, the results of WHO study clearly showed that screening for CVD risk factors has no effect on lowering CVD morbidity and mortality in society.
The Dietary Guidelines for Americans, 2020-2025 provides advice on what to eat and drink to meet nutrient needs, promote health, and prevent disease.
The American Diabetes Association updated Standards of medical care in diabetes — 2021.
2020 International Consensus on Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care Science With Treatment Recommendations and 2020 American Heart Association Guidelines for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care are updated.
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2020 was awarded jointly to Harvey J. Alter, Michael Houghton and Charles M. Rice "for the discovery of Hepatitis C virus".