Impact of hospital case volume on testicular cancer outcomes and practice patterns
Urologic Oncology: Seminars and Original Investigations
2 days ago - MD Linx
Patrick Brophy Named Chair of Pediatrics at University of Rochester Medical Center
Patrick Brophy, M.D., MHCDS, who currently serves as Director of Pediatric Nephrology at University of Iowa Health Care, has been named the next William H. Eilinger Professor...
4 days ago - University of Rochester Medical Center
Diverse Team Makes Special Delivery in Strong Memorial's Heart Center
Strong Memorial Hospital's Cardiac Catheterization Lab is an unusual place for the birth of a child, but for Jessica Driffill, it was the right place.
5 days ago - University of Rochester Medical Center
Join us for Falls Prevention Awareness Day at the State House, Sept. 19
The Massachusetts Falls Prevention Coalition is hosting the annual Falls Prevention Awareness Day at the State House on September 19th with resources, live demonstrations and...
9 days ago - Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative
Establishing a hospital based fracture liaison service to prevent secondary insufficiency fractures
Insufficiency fracture care requires more than surgery to ensure rapid and strong union with diminished chance of future fractures. The FLS program provides an opportunity to...
11 days ago - International Journal of Surgery
Several comorbidities linked with greater early post-TJA mortality
Ischemic heart disease was the main cause of death 90 days following total joint replacement performed for osteoarthritis according to a recently published study. However...
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End-of-life care for people with chronic kidney disease: Cause of death, place of death and hospital costs
Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation
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Management of bacteriuria in veterans affairs hospitals
Clinical Infectious Diseases
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Prospective cohort study of risk factors for extended-spectrum ß-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli urinary tract infections in elderly patients admitted to hospital
International Journal of Clinical Practice
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FOURIER investigator, CVD experts to lead sessions at ASPC Congress
A senior investigator from the FOURIER trial will deliver the keynote speech at the American Society for Preventive Cardiology 2017 Congress on CVD Prevention, according to a...
20 days ago - Healio
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New AI can diagnose Alzheimer's 10 years before human doctors
Researchers from Italy have developed a machine-learning algorithm that can detect signs of Alzheimer's disease almost 10 years before human doctors can. According to the...
Predicting Alzheimer's Disease Risk - Multiple Gene Testing Better Than APOE...
Polygenic testing of multiple gene variants can more accurately predict cognitively normal adults who may be at a higher risk of developing Alzheimer's disease
Learning to Love My Wrinkles in an Anti-Aging World
I had my 30-year high school reunion over the summer. I really didn't think much about the gravity of three decades until it got closer. The week before I found myself rushing...
Menopause, Hormone Replacement And Mortality: A Research Reality Check
Perhaps you are in a hurry. If so, here's the bottom line at the top: it turns out women can use hormone replacement to manage
Can you increase your height as an adult?
In this article, learn about what determines height and if height can be increased as an adult. Are there ways to prevent a loss of height?
Fall prevention: What you need to know
Today marks Falls Prevention Awareness Day. Organized by the National Council on Aging, observance of the day on the first day of fall has grown across the United States from...
UAB researchers detail underlying mechanism leading to age-associated...
A major health problem in older people is age-associated osteoporosis - the thinning of bone and the loss of bone density that increases the risk of fractures. Often this is...
Treat-and-extend comparable to monthly injections in AMD
A multicenter 12-month phase 3b study showed that treat-and-extend administration of ranibizumab is “statistically noninferior and clinically comparable” with monthly treatment...
Television's golden boy David Lyle dead at 67
During a long and distinguished career, Lyle held senior positions at the Nine Network, and later the Fox Reality Channel and National Geographic Channels.
Arcus senilis: Causes, symptoms, and treatment
In this article, learn about arcus senilis. What are the risk factors, how is it diagnosed, how is it linked to high cholesterol, and can it be treated?