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Reusable Respirators Effectively Protect Healthcare Workers

Medscape Today - 2018, December 11 - 00:10
Currently, they are not widely used in healthcare, but a CDC-sponsored report finds them durable and effective and recommends stockpiling them for day-to-day practice and public health emergencies.
Medscape Medical News

Site-Neutral Payments Are Less Than Meets the Eye, Experts Say

Medscape Today - 2018, December 11 - 00:10
The new CMS regulation won't have as much impact as hospitals or physicians claim, despite groups strongly supporting or attacking the policy.
Medscape Medical News

Almost Half of Americans to Skip Flu Shot This Year

Medscape Today - 2018, December 11 - 00:10
Top reasons cited for not getting vaccinated include a lack of confidence in the flu vaccine, concern about side effects from the vaccine, or just thinking they will not get the flu.
Medscape Medical News

Treatment Response Foretells Events in Breast Cancer

Medscape Today - 2018, December 11 - 00:10
A pathological complete response to neoadjuvant therapy is a harbinger of an excellent prognosis for most tumor types in breast cancer.
Medscape Medical News

ACC Expert Consensus Guidance on Tobacco Cessation

Medscape Today - 2018, December 11 - 00:10
An expert committee offers a structured approach to evaluating and treating tobacco dependence, along with practical guidance for overcoming challenges commonly encountered in the cardiology setting.
Medscape Medical News

'It's Going to Be a Useful Agent': Oxybutynin for Hot Flashes

Medscape Today - 2018, December 10 - 18:07
A urinary incontinence drug is surprisingly effective in the treatment of hot flashes for both women with a history of breast cancer and those with menopausal symptoms but who do not have cancer.
Medscape Medical News

Medtronic in $31 Million Settlement With DOJ Over Medical Devices

Medscape Today - 2018, December 10 - 18:07
Two companies that were acquired by Medtronic have agreed to pay a total of $31 million to resolve a US Department of Justice (DOJ) charges involving marketing violations and kickback schemes.
Medscape Medical News

First Live Birth After Uterus Transplant From Deceased Donor

Medscape Today - 2018, December 10 - 18:07
With a severe shortage of live uterus donors, the potential ability to use uteri from deceased donors is seen as a 'breakthrough' development.
Medscape Medical News

Don't Stay Silent on Firearm Violence

Medscape Today - 2018, December 10 - 18:07
Clinicians have a responsibility to reduce gun injuries and death in their communities.
Medscape Internal Medicine

For Anxiety Relief in Kids, Dogs Have It Down Pat

Medscape Today - 2018, December 10 - 18:07
Interacting with dogs increases positive emotions in children and reduces anxiety, demonstrating that this type of pet therapy "can improve clinically relevant symptoms," researchers note.
Medscape Medical News

Influenza Activity in US Rises Slightly

Medscape Today - 2018, December 10 - 12:03
Influenza activity in the United States rose slightly during the week ending November 24. Similar bumps during Thanksgiving have occurred in previous flu seasons, according to a CDC report.
Medscape Medical News

New Standard When HER2+ Breast Cancer Isn't Cleared

Medscape Today - 2018, December 7 - 23:34
'Practice-changing' results support adjuvant trastuzumab emtansine in patients with HER2+ early stage breast cancer who have residual disease following surgery.
Medscape Medical News

Childhood Infections May Trigger Mental Illness

Medscape Today - 2018, December 7 - 23:34
A study provides 'compelling' evidence that severe infections, as well as treatment with antibiotics, place children at heightened risk of developing a mental disorder.
Medscape Medical News

Will AI Replace Clinicians?

Medscape Today - 2018, December 7 - 23:34
Artificial intelligence, machine learning, and other innovative technologies are already transforming medicine.
Medscape Reader Polls

Pregnant Women Face Risk Despite Federal ER Law

Medscape Today - 2018, December 7 - 23:34
The Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act (EMTALA) is designed to protect women in labor from being turned away at the ER, but an investigation revealed 72 violations in just over 2 years.
WebMD Health News

Gene-Edited Babies: Breakthrough or 'Morally Irresponsible'?

Medscape Today - 2018, December 7 - 17:30
Ethicist Art Caplan finds the report of human embryonic genetic editing 'hugely immoral' and offensive to basic principles of human experimentation.
Medscape Business of Medicine

Body Weight Swings Linked to Increased Mortality Risk

Medscape Today - 2018, December 7 - 17:30
Swings in body weight, also known as cycling, are shown to increase risk of death; however, in those who are obese the fluctuations, and weight loss, appear protective of diabetes.
Medscape Medical News

Gas-Filled Balloon Device Is Safe, Effective for Weight Loss

Medscape Today - 2018, December 7 - 17:30
In real-world data, the Obalon 3-balloon system appeared safe and even more effective at weight loss than it had been in the company's clinical trials.
Medscape Medical News

Low Nurse Staffing Increases Risk for Inpatient Death

Medscape Today - 2018, December 7 - 17:30
Each day spent on a medical or surgical ward where registered nurses were understaffed increased hospitalized patients' risk for death by 3%, a study found.
Medscape Medical News

Malpractice Case: How Careful Physicians Can Miss Vital Information

Medscape Today - 2018, December 7 - 11:27
Communicating critical test results is often done at multiple levels. But sometimes one or more channels will break down, and expected redundancies will evaporate.
Cooperative of American Physicians
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