A communication quality-improvement intervention among oncology patients resulted in better, earlier serious illness conversations, despite not improving patient outcomes.
E-cigarettes have become the most popular tobacco products for youth and adolescents in the United States and offer new pathways to nicotine addiction.
The AAP says that in the 2019 to 2020 flu season, it will support the use of any licensed influenza vaccine, in accordance with guidance from the CDC.
Researchers from the American Society of Breast Surgeons outlined recommendations for genetic testing that medical professionals can use for assessing hereditary risk for breast cancer.
The appointment of Ned Sharpless, MD was announced a week after Dr Gottlieb said he would step down in April.
More than 2,200 people exposed to a mumps outbreak in 2 US immigrant detention facilities have been quarantined.
Future studies should aim to improve communication between the hospital and home healthcare provider.