• By MedPageToday   -   May 22, 2019

    LOWER CANCER SCREENING RATES TIED TO LATER PRIMARY CARE APPOINTMENT TIMES

    Breast/colorectal cancer screening prescriptions were highest at 8 a.m. and lowest at 5 p.m., study suggests

    Cancer, Breast, Breasts
  • By MedPageToday   -   May 22, 2019

    T2D PREDICTS PROGRESSION IN NAFLD/NASH

    Patients with diabetes need close liver monitoring for nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, which remains underdiagnosed

    Diabetes
  • By MedPageToday   -   May 22, 2019

    FEW TEEN MOMS ON BIRTH CONTROL USING CONDOMS

    Condom use lower among LARC users, amidst increasing rates of STIs

    Mom
  • By MedPageToday   -   May 22, 2019

    SUPPLEMENT FOR CV RISK? ANTICOAGULANT OK'D FOR KIDS; IMPELLA EXTENDED

    Recent developments of interest in cardiovascular medicine

  • By MedPageToday   -   May 22, 2019

    OFEV SLOWS FVC DECLINE IN SYSTEMIC SCLEROSIS-RELATED ILD

    Treatment offers promise for interstitial lung disease

  • By MedPageToday   -   May 22, 2019

    EVEN MODERATE EXERCISE MAY CUT RISK FOR LIVER-RELATED DEATH

    Greatest benefit observed in those who paired walking with strength training

  • By MedPageToday   -   May 22, 2019

    NEW COAL-MINING METHODS SEEN DRIVING BLACK LUNG INCREASE

    Prevalence of silicotic PMF rose after 1990

  • By MedPageToday   -   May 22, 2019

    SHARP DROP IN CANCER SCREENING; SCRUTINIZING HOSPITAL MERGERS; RESIDENT JOB OVERLOAD

    Also, understanding the challenges nurse leaders encounter

    Hospital, Drop, Cancer
  • By MedPageToday   -   May 22, 2019

    HEALTHCARE BILLS ABUZZ IN THE HOUSE - THE SENATE, NOT SO MUCH

    But a few areas may yet see action, experts say

  • By MedPageToday   -   May 22, 2019

    CANCER POPULATION SPURS CARDIO-ONCOLOGY GROWTH

    More survivors, older patients create demand for specialized services

    Cardio, Cancer
  • By MedPageToday   -   May 21, 2019

    Q&A: FIND YOUR ENTREPRENEURIAL PATH

    How nurses can get more control over their career

  • By MedPageToday   -   May 21, 2019

    MEASLES AND MUMPS AND RUBELLA, OH MY!

    Vaccination records don't appear like magic, though physicians wish they would

    Vaccination
  • By MedPageToday   -   May 21, 2019

    BATTERY RETENTION MAY STILL POSE SERIOUS GASTRIC RISK IN KIDS

    Damage seen in stomach lining in asymptomatic children who swallowed button batteries

  • By MedPageToday   -   May 21, 2019

    A CHILD'S LAST MOMENTS; RISKY GENERIC DRUGS; MASS SHOOTINGS AND SUICIDE

    Also: How to enhance trust in medicine

    Drugs, Child
  • By MedPageToday   -   May 21, 2019

    IBD RX TIED TO PHARMA PAYMENTS TO DOCS

    Among over 3,000 GI physicians, 99% received at least one payment

  • By MedPageToday   -   May 21, 2019

    THE ETHICS OF TREATING LOVED ONES

    Here's how clinicians can avoid ethical challenges and liability concerns

  • By MedPageToday   -   May 21, 2019

    OH, POOP! STUDY LINKS PETS TO HIGHER IBS RISK FOR OWNERS

    Possible reasons: microbiome-disrupting poop exposure; common thread of anxiety/depression

    Depression
  • By MedPageToday   -   May 21, 2019

    EARLY NEUROMUSCULAR BLOCKADE DISAPPOINTS IN ARDS

    ROSE trial finds no significant difference in 90-day mortality in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome

  • By MedPageToday   -   May 21, 2019

    STUDY PINPOINTS 4 NOVEL SEPSIS PHENOTYPES

    Distinguishing different subtypes of sepsis sets the stage for individualized treatment, researchers say

  • By MedPageToday   -   May 20, 2019

    CLINICAL CHALLENGES: TESTING YOUR KNOWLEDGE OF MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS

    Three questions on important aspects of MS