• Freestanding EDs Can Increase Patient Spending

    4 days ago - By MedPage Today

    Freestanding emergency departments increased emergency care spending in three of four states examined in a recent study.
    Advocates of FrEDs claim they can ease overcrowding at hospital-based emergency rooms and provide...
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  • Study: Ship-to-Shore Teleradiology Feasible

    4 days ago - By MedPage Today

    ]]> - CHICAGO - A 24-hour teleradiology service for cruise ships has the potential to improve immediate patient care in emergencies, a researcher reported here.
    Four cruised ships - each with more than 2,500 passengers ...
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  • Retelling Cancer Story Through Photography Increases Self-esteem

    Retelling Cancer Story Through Photography Increases Self-esteem

    4 days ago - By Medindia Health

    Young cancer survivors who retell about their story through photography can help them regain confidence and self-efficacy, reports a new study.
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  • Study: Calcium signaling can help address drug resistance to Non-Hodgkin lymphoma

    4 days ago - By News Medical

    Gene expression profiling and other analyses conducted by Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey researchers and colleagues examining drug resistance to a common antibody therapy for non-Hodgkin lymphoma have identified calcium signaling as a novel and exploitable target in overcoming this treatment obstacle.
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  • Reducing STAT demand can improve patient care, suggests new study

    4 days ago - By News Medical

    While a lab test might be ordered STAT to help save a life, a new study suggests that the STAT test order should rest in peace, and instead the time standard for most clinical lab tests, like the commonly requested complete blood count, or CBC, should be more efficient.
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