Recent Articles

April 26, 2017 9:39 am
Rice University
Processes of care are actions that health care providers take to improve the quality of care and patient outcomes, such as placing of arterial lines or providing epidural anesthesia.
April 26, 2017 9:52 am
Gladstone Institutes
Gladstone scientists are the first to produce a type of stem cell-derived neuron that could potentially help restore movement.
April 26, 2017 10:26 am
Hebrew Seniorlife Institute for Aging Research
Despite hospitals' best efforts, there is little proof that policies to inhibit patient mobility actually prevent falls and may actually increase the risk of serious side effects, study finds.
April 25, 2017 9:10 am
American Association for Thoracic Surgery
AATS Guidelines presented in The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery offer clear recommendations for treating a complicated condition about which limited long-term data exist.
April 25, 2017 9:24 am
Wolters Kluwer Health
The results suggest very high rates of serious illness and death among patients with OUD in general medical care settings — much higher than for those in addiction specialty clinics
April 25, 2017 9:30 am
Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic researchers have discovered that surgery could more than double life expectancy for many patients with late-stage kidney cancer, giving them anywhere from two to almost 10 years more than they'd have without the surgery.
April 25, 2017 9:40 am
Chad Terhune
Thirty-five percent of the nation’s job growth has come from health care since the recession hit in late 2007, the single-biggest sector for job creation.
April 24, 2017 7:22 am
American College of Surgeons
Journal of the American College of Surgeons study found no difference in complications or readmissions when comparing outpatient with hospital-stay groups.
April 24, 2017 7:55 am
Opus Solutions steps in to help healthcare facilities solve their toughest problems.
April 24, 2017 7:53 am
Wolters Kluwer Health
A vertical integration initiative in the Portuguese national healthcare system reduced unplanned readmissions at some hospitals and for some conditions, reports the new study.
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