Each year, an average of 283,000 children aged younger than 18 years sought care in emergency departments for SRR-TBI.
A greater primary care physician supply was associated with lower mortality.
Nutra Pharma Corp. claims that their unapproved homeopathic products can treat addiction and chronic pain from serious conditions such as cancer, diabetes, shingles, and fibromyalgia.
The American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association have released a new evidence-based guideline detailing the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease.
Paclitaxel-coated devices were associated with an approximately 50% increased risk of death when compared with control devices.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new generic version of Diovan (Novartis) that does not contain N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) or N-nitrosodiethylamine (NDEA), 2 potentially carcinogenic impurities identified in several recalled valsartan products.
A communication quality-improvement intervention among oncology patients resulted in better, earlier serious illness conversations, despite not improving patient outcomes.
EyePoint announced the launch of Dexycu (dexamethasone intraocular suspension) 9% for the treatment of postoperative inflammation after cataract surgery.
A genetic variant may play a major role in why hormonal contraception fails in some women, according to a new study published in Obstetrics & Gynecology.
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.
A rare disease diagnosis may have a significant impact on mental health, causing anxiety, stress, and low mood.
Researchers found that there has been little attention paid to intervention to enhance treatment adherence in nonpsychotic major depression, so they outlined steps for engagement, retention, and adherence for these patients.
Lack of plumbing maintenance; aging infrastructure; warm, humid climates; and exposure to the immunocompromised may contribute to an increase in Legionnaires disease.
New Hampshire joined 11 other states reporting measles cases in 2019.
More than 2,200 people exposed to a mumps outbreak in 2 US immigrant detention facilities have been quarantined.
Clinicians should know that chemotherapy-induced cognitive impairment, chemobrain, chemofog, or whatever you want to call it is a real phenomenon.
The FDA has released an updated draft guidance that will update the naming convention of biologic medications.
Medical interest in enhanced recovery after surgery has strengthened in recent years.
Once again, a large study of Danish residents confirmed that the measles, mumps, rubella (MMR) vaccine is not associated with an increase in autism.