Implementing randomized quality improvement projects to evaluate routine hospital processes
Hospitals routinely implement processes aimed at increasing provision of high quality care for patients, such as calling patients to encourage follow-up visits or providing...
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A pregnant woman or newborn dies every 11 seconds, new estimate shows
An estimated 2.8 million pregnant women and newborns - approximately one every 11 seconds - die each year worldwide, mostly from preventable causes, according to a new report...
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From Virus to Vaccine: Studying Measles Immunity
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Infant flu-associated hospitalizations may be higher than current estimates
The incidence of laboratory-confirmed influenza-associated hospital admissions among infants may be more than 2 times higher than current estimates, according to findings from...
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Hope for a HIV vaccine as study shows experimental jab gives 'surprisingly strong' protection
Researchers from the HIV Vaccine Trials Network in Seattle, Washington, gave a HIV vaccine to 100 people in South Africa and found their bodies developed white blood cells for...
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Needle-free flu vaccine patch effective in early study
A new needle-free flu vaccine patch revved up the immune system much like a traditional flu shot without any negative side effects. The research represents an important step...
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Broad-spectrum antibiotics may weaken flu vaccine response
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Can SABR 'Vaccinate' Against Metastatic Prostate Cancer?
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Researchers receive $12 million grant to develop flu vaccine against many viral strains
Patrick Wilson, PhD, professor of medicine and rheumatology at the University of Chicago, and a group of researchers from three other institutions have received a Grand...
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All-in-One Pill can Cut Down Heart Disease Risk
Polypills or combination pills help lower both blood pressure and cholesterol. A new study reveals that taking one polypill daily can also lower the risk of heart attack and...
Psoriasis Drug Can Treat Osteosarcoma, Says Study
Immune molecule IL23 is central to the development of osteosarcoma, a cancer of the bone. By targeting IL23, study authors successfully shrank osteosarcoma tumours in mice.
Autoantibodies in Pregnancy may Cause Behavioral Disorders in the Child
Embryonic damage of the autoantibodies during pregnancy could be the unnoticed cause of behavioral disorders in kids with conditions such as autism, schizophrenia, and ADHD.
Toxic water pollution may cause over 100,0000 cases of cancer in the US...
The Environmental Working Group calculated how much the collective effects of pollutants in drinking water that passes US regulations' muster raises cancer risks and urge new...
Heart Cells may Increase Survival in Heart Attack Patients
Heart cells may respond well to heart attack, and increase the chance of survival, reveals a new study.
IVF Tied to Higher Gestational Diabetes Risk
Women who give birth through in vitro fertilization are at a higher risk of developing gestational diabetes than those who conceive naturally, reveals a new study.
Young Adults With Type 2 Diabetes on the Rise
The proportion of young-onset type 2 diabetes has increased from 2000 to 2017, revealed new study.
Now the left-wing lunatic corporations are losing their own left-wing...
If you needed more proof that the insane Left can never be insane enough for even its most extreme supporters, here you go. Even casual readers of political news and views know...
Iran drone attack on Saudi oil facilities should concern Americans: What...
As of this writing, the Trump administration has blamed Iran for the drone and cruise missile attack against a major Saudi Arabian oil refinery, though not “officially.” What's...
Bacteria injections may fight cancer by rallying up tumour-fighting cells
Scientists from the United Arab Emirates University analysed studies that found injecting cancer-ridden mice with Salmonella causes the pathogen to accumulate in tumours.