Each year, an average of 283,000 children aged younger than 18 years sought care in emergency departments for SRR-TBI.
Adherence to timing and dosing of insulin injections can be objectively measured using Bluetooth-enabled pen caps.
The integration of technology into medicine has expanded into various uses in patients with Parkinson disease.
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.
AGS advocacy “clearly impacted” the resulting workshop report and the Inclusion Across the Lifespan policy, which eliminates upper-age limits for research participation.
From 2014 to 2017, there was an increase in physician burnout, with early-career physicians being the most susceptible.
A large-scale bibliometric analysis underscores a lack of sex-related reporting in biomedical research, despite efforts to include more women in health-based studies.
In an application process more focused on applicant characteristics than proposal content, women achieved significantly less success than men.
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.
Researchers found that patients with coronary artery disease enrolled in Medicare Advantage had a slightly higher comorbidity burden and received higher quality care than their traditional fee-for-service Medicare counterparts.
Kognito, a health simulation company, is applying its simulation technology to patient education, to address a gap in patient knowledge.
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.