Master Doctor Search: Internal Medicine
Death from sepsis common, possibly preventable in patients with chronic HFrEF
Sepsis is a leading cause of death in people with chronic HF with reduced left ventricular ejection fraction and may be preventable, according to a study published in the...
18 seconds ago - Healio
Beta-blockers safe in early pregnancy
Use of beta-blockers in the first trimester of pregnancy was not associated with a significant risk for major congenital malformations, according to research published in...
24 minutes ago - Healio
EMA Takes Further Action in Ongoing Review of Tainted 'Sartans'
The European Medicines Agency has placed Zheijiang Huahai Pharmaceuticals under increased supervision and stopped Aurobindo Pharma from supplying irbesartan to the European...
1 hour ago - Medscape
Kang Earns Distinguished Alumni Award
James Kang, MD, chair of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, was recently named the recipient of the 2016 William S. McEllroy Distinguished Resident Alumnus Award by the...
2 hours ago - BWH
Aiello, Dana Receive International Society for Eye Research Awards
Lloyd Paul Aiello, MD, PhD, of Ophthalmology, and Reza Dana, MD, MSc, MPH, director of Cornea, recently received awards at the International Society for Eye Research meeting in...
2 hours ago - BWH
Smink Named Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Surgical Education
Douglas Smink, MD, MPH, program director of BWH's General Surgery Residency and director of internal programs for the STRATUS Center for Medical Simulation, was recently named...
2 hours ago - BWH
EDs See More Patients, Fewer Inpatient Admissions
US acute care hospitals had a marked increase in the number of patients seeking care in emergency departments nationally but proportionally fewer hospital admissions from the...
2 hours ago - Medscape
Wearable Woes; Mini-Pacer for Mice; Infective Endocarditis Test
Recent developments of interest in cardiovascular medicine
3 hours ago - MedPage Today
Most Older Patients OK With Deprescribing
Most older adults were willing to stop taking at least one of their medications with permission from their physician, a survey of Medicare recipients has found. Medscape...
4 hours ago - Medscape
Focused ultrasound to open blood-brain barrier could transform glioblastoma treatment delivery
A pivotal trial is underway at University of Maryland Medical Center to evaluate the safety of MRI-guided focused ultrasound for opening the blood-brain barrier in patients...
4 hours ago - Healio
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HPV vaccine does NOT make girls more likely to have underage sex
Researchers at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver say they have disproved fears the HPV vaccine would make teenage girls more casual about having sex.
Neem oil found to be effective at fighting sleeping sickness
A study published in the African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines revealed that taking neem oil may help mitigate the risk of suffering from...
Pain after childbirth predicts postpartum depression, study finds
Doctors have long known that hormonal fluctuations and painful childbirth raise postpartum depression risks, but a new Brigham and Women's Hospital study shows pain after birth...
Ignoring Your Spouse May Benefit Your Relationship: Study
Avoiding a spouse's demands may help low-income couples relationship but will hurt wealthier couples, finds a new study.
Spending More Time Taking Care of Kids May Increase Reproductive Success in...
Males who spend more time taking care of kids may have higher reproductive success, reveals a new study.
How to Reduce Postpartum Depression After Delivery?
Better pain management measures following delivery can lower the risk of postpartum depression because poorly controlled pain might increase the risk of postpartum depression...
A Quarter of Adults Are Too Inactive, Putting Health at Risk
Over a quarter of the world's adults are putting themselves at greater risk for dementia, heart disease, and type 2 diabetes because they are not getting the minimal amount of...
Feminine Leadership Qualities: Is It an Expendable Frill?
Both men and women consider successful leaders need stereotypically masculine qualities such as assertiveness and competence than communal traits, finds a new study.
Meghan Markle pregnant: Is it safe to fly while expecting?
Prince Harry and his wife were seen holding hands when they arrived in the harbour city early on Monday morning on a Qantas A380 flight from London via Singapore.