Assaults on NHS hospital staff hit record levels in Wales
New figures show attacks take place on average 10 times every day
2 hours ago - Wales online
Heart transplant patient comes back to thank UCI Medical Center staff
Last August, Roland Adams received a heart and kidney transplant at a Los Angeles-area hospital after struggling for several years with chronic heart failure. As part of his...
3 hours ago - UC Irvine Health
Carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriales in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Departments in Portugal: should we be worried?
Carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriales have emerged as a significant global public health problem that places patients at risk of potentially untreatable infection. The...
6 hours ago - Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery
The Patient Satisfaction Chasm
Researchers identify a gap between desires of hospital management and the experiences of frontline clinicians
8 hours ago - BWH
Vermont Woman Receives Full Face Transplant
Fifth face transplant performed at Brigham and Women's Hospital
8 hours ago - BWH
Watch the Birdie: Badminton Players at Risk for Eye Injuries
Badminton players may be at high risk for serious eye injuries, many of which can bring on permanent vision problems or blindness, according to a study of wounds treated at a...
14 hours ago - Medscape - 8 articles
Attackers kill doctor at hospital in Congo's Ebola epicenter
Attackers storm hospital in the epicenter of Congo's Ebola outbreak, kill doctor from Cameroon, hurt others
15 hours ago - ABC News
Outcomes Analysis of Children Diagnosed With Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis in the PICU
Objectives: Describe a single center experience of hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis in a PICU over a 10-year period, to identify clinical features that may be associated with...
15 hours ago - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
'Superbugs' Hang Out on Hospital Patients
In the study, researchers tested 399 hospital patients and found that 14% had superbugs on their hands or nostrils right after admission. Superbugs were also found on items...
16 hours ago - Web MD
Urgent Care On Demand, Except This Time For Mental Health
"Sometimes you just need a quick look to see if there's something that can be done in the moment that might get you back on track for your care," says Dr. David Kroll, a...
16 hours ago - CommonHealth Wbur
The headlines of Master Doctor
Marijuana found to lower blood flow to the brain: Study authors suggest this...
Scientific literature regarding the effects of marijuana currently has been expanding. This has resulted in a plethora of studies, mainly how marijuana can affect the brain...
Elmo Taught Cersei And Tyrion A Little Something About Respect
Cersei and Tyrion got a very important lesson about getting along and respect courtesy of Sesame Street What's the one thing that could maybe, possibly broker peace between...
Eating apples and pears can reduce your risk of Type 2 diabetes
Type 2 diabetes is on the rise, but this chronic disease can be prevented with the help of dietary and lifestyle changes. A study published in the journal Food & Function...
1,000 unvaccinated Brooklyn children received the MMR shot this week
Last week, 3,300 children in Williamsburg had not been vaccinated. Since the state of emergency was declared, 1,000 have got the shot.
MORE blood pressure pills recalled over carcinogen fears
Last summer it emerged drugs made in China and India, and dispatched across the world were contaminated with carcinogens NMBA, NMDA, and NDEA.
Microbes in Diabetic Foot Ulcers Can Help Predict Treatment Success
Chronic wounds such as a diabetic foot ulcer heal or progresses to a worse outcome, including infection or even amputation, depending on the microbial communities within that...
Alerting Patients to Their Risk of Gum Disease Improves Inflammation and...
Signs of gum disease reduced in patients who adopted a simple psychological intervention, aided by the use of an online risk assessment tool.
Mechanism of Persistent Infection Caused by Hepatitis B Virus Identified
HBeAg induced expansion of Myeloid-derived suppressor cells through the upregulation of indoleamine-2, 3-dioxygenase plays a critical role in causing persistent hepatitis.
New Medicines for Obesity Basing on Genetic Variants
MC4R gene that codes for the melanocortin receptor act like a switch in the brain to suppress appetite. People who have genetic variants that disrupt this receptor gain weight...
EXONERATED: No collusion, no obstruction. Trump cleared in bombshell Mueller...
The media narrative has collapsed. The Trump / Russia collusion hoax has been exposed. The full report from Robert Mueller completely clears President Trump of both collusion...