Recent Articles

September 27, 2016 10:14 am
ECRI Institute
A key take-away from ECRI Institute's research is that most, if not all, wrong-patient errors are preventable.
September 26, 2016 11:03 am
Lauran Neergaard, AP Medical Writer
Sarah Gray embarked on an unusual journey to find out, revealing a side of science laymen seldom glimpse.
September 26, 2016 11:16 am
Pauline Bartolone, Kaiser Health News
It is estimated that up to $1 billion each year would go to “improved payments” for Medi-Cal health care services.
September 22, 2016 12:04 pm
Joseph J. Weller
In the talc and ovarian cancer litigation, this philosophical battle will continue to develop.
September 22, 2016 12:22 pm
Matthew Perrone and Ben Wieder, Associated Press and The Center For Public Integrity
Hundreds of internal documents shed new light on how drugmakers and their allies shaped the national response to the ongoing wave of prescription opioid abuse.
September 22, 2016 1:40 am
Daniel Seeger
Terry Norchi, one of three founders of the company, says its AC5 Hemostatic Devices will rely on self-assembling peptides to deliver a totally new approach to controlling bleeding and fluid loss.
September 22, 2016 1:30 am
Geoff Mulvihill, Liz Essley Whyte, and Ben Wieder, Associated Press and Center For Public Integrity
The industry and its allies spent more than $880 million nationwide on lobbying and campaign contributions from 2006 through 2015.
September 22, 2016 1:01 am
Bram Sable-Smith, Side Effects Public Media
Gap plans, used to cover out-of-pocket expenses like high deductibles, are becoming increasingly popular among consumers and businesses.
September 20, 2016 3:03 pm
Henry Ford Health System
TransOral Robotic Surgery offers patients an option to remove certain head and neck cancer tumors without visible scarring, while preserving speech and the ability to eat.
September 20, 2016 3:05 pm
Daniel Seeger
Talking with Wayne Poll, MD, the founder and CEO of Minimally Invasive Devices, about the development of FloShield, the ongoing research into its benefits, and the future of laparoscopic and robotic-assisted surgery.
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